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Who is the Queen of Hollywood?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cby--R-yFfk&feature=related

 

Best of Bette:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ea5__uUuxoU&feature=related

 

The Evolution of Joan:

 

The Great Kate:

 

Ingrid Bergman:

 

Audrey Hepburn:

 

Ava:

 

Garbo, Dietrich and Monroe:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8scYSFX7Xw&feature=related

 

Slide show from the 1952 session Milton Greene made w/ Marlene:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7LSTvjRYNvM

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*Christmas Movies tomorrow night!*

 

Montage of movies over the years:

 

 

 

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer...mambos!:

 

 

Tribute to all those good (and not so good) old kid's Christmas specials:

 

 

*It's the most wonderful time of the year...to buy stuff! Remember these commercials?*

 

Even our name says Merry Christmas...:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dTX2QRmWptY&feature=related

 

Merry Christmas and Happy Smoking! (I know there's something VERY wrong with that...):

 

 

I'd Like to buy the World a Coke:

 

 

The Raisins!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oXzriJ2LDpI

 

Not so old, but still classic:

 

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*Gary Cooper night tomorrow!*

 

All he's gotta do is...Act Naturally:

 

Coop and his leading ladies:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U3-rafMh6x4&feature=related

 

 

Coop could help any good girl go bad! (Excellent song!):

 

 

"America's a big country." "Six foot three." from "Desire"

 

 

Cooper heating up the screen with some of his leading ladies:

 

 

Gotta love those Blue Eyes:

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*Birthdays today:*

 

Betty Grable

A soldier's best friend--Pin-up girl:

 

 

 

Movie Queen:

 

 

 

Sunkissed Stars:

 

 

Vargas Girls:

 

 

George Petty Girls (sensing a theme here?):

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VLhjpjzmgsg&feature=related

 

Tribute to the American Woman:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7oA9PoQLDA0&feature=related

 

To even the score a little--Great Ball of Fire! Mae West and her Beefcake Briagde:

 

 

Sean Connery, who can do more with a lift of an eyebrow than all those guys combined:

 

 

Clark Gable--to paraphrase, What one sees in other men undressed, one sees in him fully clothed (or something like that) ;)

 

 

Errol Flynn AND Clark Gable:

 

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*No birthdays today, but in honor of the Ralph Richardson thread (which Ive been following, and as Long Days Journey into Night and the Heiress are the extent of my RR viewing, it's been very instructional) here are a few videos:*

 

 

Long Days Journey, set to Emily Dickenson with gorgeous piano accompaniment:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t8TyuFDXSh0

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PCfboNScVL8&feature=related

 

Edmund, Papa, fog, and Baudelaire (and a touch of Shakespeare)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=70tGxr5A1fM&feature=related

 

The Heiress:

 

 

Khartoum trailer:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fsBu_EJPu7U

 

Part of 12th Night w/ RR as Sir Toby:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gARfwgVE7k4&feature=fvw

 

Tarzan: Legend of Greystoke:

 

 

 

RR reads Keats:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3mlhTcIzahY

 

Gorgeous. Just gorgeous. Sir John Gielgud declaims Tennyson:

 

 

And speaking of beautiful voices...Alan Rickman reads Shakespeare:

 

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*Birthdays today:*

 

Irene Dunne:

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eupBFzpMqMc&feature=related

 

And she sings too!

 

 

Irene and her Leading Men:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LfT0xeZaZ0Q

 

Classic Couples:

 

 

 

*5 Days to Christmas!*

 

Merry Christmas! from Irene and Cary:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F_Yi84HrGTM

 

Oh, By Gosh By Golly, It's time for Christmas Movies:

 

 

Christmas with the Crawfords:

 

 

Joan, Bette and Christina "elf" themselves:

 

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*No Birthdays, so a few tributes to Hollywood couples in honor of tonight?s schedule:*

Tracy and Hepburn (because it?s a movie, not a lifeboat):

 

 

Loy and Powell (because he?s too much a gentleman to let Myrna go last):

 

 

Fred and Ginger:

 

 

Janette and Nelson in glorious color:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a-6ToFUId4o&feature=related

 

Gaynor and Farrell (was she really teeny or he really tall?):

 

 

*Classic on-screen couples:*

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bTKvyEZSel4&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IEBSwFhERXo

 

 

*Oscar-winning pairings (a surprisingly small category):*

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=41hlQx-XY4g&feature=related

 

*Real life couples:*

 

 

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*No birthdays today, so here?s to Big John Wayne and the John Wayne night tonight:*

 

 

 

Tribute to Classic Westerns:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WOxTxmoYs4Q

 

Prologue to the Golden Boot Awards:

 

 

Whatever Happened to Randolph Scott?:

 

 

"Randolph Scott!":

 

 

Theme to the Good, the Bad and the Ugly:

 

 

Metallica?s tribute:

 

 

Spaghetti Westerns:

 

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*Mickey Rooney tonight. Love him or hate him, you have to admit, the boy had talent:*

 

A Very Young Mickey taps for all he?s worth in From Broadway to Hollywood:

 

 

*Judy and Mickey the Early years:*

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OnPUlcBDF5E&feature=related

 

 

*Judy and Mickey the later years:*

 

Just how short is he?

 

As Baby Face Nelson:

 

*Mickey Rooney Jr??? rockabillies on Shindig:*

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*Birthdays Today*

 

Humphrey Bogart:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hq4octPpydA&feature=fvsr

 

His leading ladies:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dnW1Xp0Daug&feature=fvsr

 

With Bacall, his real-life leading lady:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0b1MrlU3gXM&feature=related

 

Tribute to film noir:

 

 

 

Cab Calloway:

 

Jib-jab jumpin? and jivin? with the Nicholas Brothers:

 

 

Singing the delights of illegal botanicals:

 

 

 

?and the Story of Minnie the Moocher:

 

 

..Can you tell him how to get to?Sesame Street?

 

 

 

*MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL!*

 

(From Me and Judy Garland. Well, ok-mostly from her)

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5g4lY8Y3eoo&feature=related

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*Birthdays today:*

 

*Richard Widmark:*

 

 

*Erin Kershner (my daughter!)*

 

Her three favorite classic movies:

 

Witness for the Prosecution:

 

 

Bringing Up Baby:

 

All About Eve:

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*Birthdays today:*

 

*DIETRICH! (as if I need an excuse?)*

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JFchb_xdYzs

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZsxNF5lWKxs

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GvaavYGJLgA&feature=related

 

Singing ?Jonny:?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uFSvDD-d-ms&feature=related

 

The Man?s in the Navy:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tZPrCwgxOIc&NR=1

 

*Blake Edwards tribute:*

 

 

 

Breakfast at Tiffany?s

 

 

Victor/Victoria:

 

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*No birthdays today, so here?s a nod to Will Rogers, whose films are being featured tonight:*

 

 

 

*More words of wit and wisdom, this time from Mark Twain:*

 

 

*In honor of the animal films today:*

 

100 years of dog heroes:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YNH5NRulnm4&playnext=1&list=PL774CD70381E93B63&index=6

 

The adventures of Rex and Rinty!

 

 

Horse movies:

 

 

The Black Stallion (I loved these books as a kid):

 

 

National Velvet (1944)

 

 

The Lion King ?Born Free?:

 

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*Birthdays today:*

 

*Who can turn the world on with her smile? Mary Tyler Moore, of course:*

On The Dick van Dyke Show:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EWW5rDTJ584&feature=fvsr

 

This is, um?interesting:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6MdryiSJzEo&feature=related

 

 

*Funny Ladies of film (and TV):*

 

Lucy:

 

 

Lucy in Londontown:

 

 

 

Mabel Normand:

 

 

Fanny Brice:

 

 

Marie Dressler:

 

 

with Jean Harlow:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0zQe-lVm7L4&playnext=1&list=PLCBDF3280F195212D&index=23

 

Jean in Red Dust:

 

 

Mae West:

 

 

Rosalind Russell:

 

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*?I know, my dear Watson, that you share my love of all that is bizarre and outside the conventions and humdrum routine of everyday life...? ~~Sherlock Holmes*

 

*Some of the stranger tribute videos I?ve come across:*

 

Beautiful Dirty Rich Crawford:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=atPzWRhJbew&feature=related

 

Baby Jane:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KcyOAJ__c8s

 

Bette Davis Eyes:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O14s_03Is88&feature=related

 

Julie Andrews is?SCARY MARY!

 

Ghostbusters starring Bob Hope, Fred McMurray and Dean Martin:

 

Breaking Benjamin goes to Oz:

 

James Cagney making weird noises (1 of 5 videos...seriously):

 

True Grit and Spartacus?with penguins:

 

Painting Elvis on black velvet?with Cheetos:

 

This one may just top them all?it?s Psychedelic Dietrich!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QaY-XwV3TbU

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*In honor of the von Sternberg night Monday:*

von Sternberg and Marlene:

 

 

The Docks of New York:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grxKRFw-hes&feature=related

 

The Epic that almost was?I, Claudius:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hPoI9kyzcTE&feature=related

 

*And now for something completely different?*

Classic Romance:

 

 

Classic Actresses with Sarah Maclachlan:

 

 

Classic Actors with an interesting cover song:

 

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*Birthdays today:*

*William Haines:*

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i25pPUD7P4U

 

*MGM--already more stars than the heavens by 1926:*

 

 

*Silent Screen Men:*

 

*Lovers:*

Valentino

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lbcD-aXXfyI&feature=related

 

Gilbert:

 

Gilbert and Garbo:

 

*Clowns:*

 

Laurel and Hardy:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6O9FB90kAU&feature=fvw

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s2H8yaGidMw&feature=related

 

*Swashbucklers:*

Fairbanks

 

*Silent Ladies:*

 

*Vamps:*

 

Nita Naldi?Valentino?s vamp:

 

Theda Bara?THE Vamp:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=91EuPTqetYQ&feature=related

 

 

*?Sophisticates:*

Gloria Swanson:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tw9rtE1YhKU

 

Pola Negri:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GskSvff4ZH4&NR=1

 

*?Innocents:*

Janet Gaynor:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mE5Vf_IQLrI

 

Mary Pickford (who was a little of both):

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V2TzZ7f5S4Y&feature=related

 

 

*?.and Flappers:*

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3svvCj4yhYc&feature=related

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JqIrKJ1Q1nw&feature=related

 

 

Joan:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xPEzC37nBq8

 

Clara

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j36-tYjqtj4&feature=related

 

Colleen:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kBRmZC1ATy8

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*Lots of birthdays today!*

 

*Ray Milland:*

 

 

And two of my favorite of his films:

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4nsYYjjOJlY

 

 

*Anna Mae Wong:*

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ztI-YzTcxrQ&feature=related

 

Playing tonight!

 

 

*Zasu Pitts:*

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c0Ve-zOkQAA

 

Breakfast with Zasu!

 

 

*Pola Negri*

 

 

Clip from Woman of the World:

 

 

*Marion Davies:*

 

 

Clowning around in The Patsy:

 

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*Birthdays today:*

 

*Sterling Holloway:*

Sings ?A Perfect Day:?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F391_23ysbU

 

?Trust in Me:?

 

 

Winnie the Pooh exercises:

 

 

 

*Movie Stars get Animated:*

George Sanders as Shere Khan, Jungle Book 1967:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-T0I5UepXMA

 

 

Eva Gabor, Scatman Crothers and Phil Harris in The Aristocats 1970:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qNEraxj559Y

 

 

Terry-Thomas, Peter Ustinov and Phil Harris, Robin Hood 1973

 

 

 

Angela Lansbury as Mrs Potts in Beauty and the Beast 1991:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5yJnvv_R2rk

 

 

Pat Carroll as Ursula in The Little Mermaid 1989:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=autCy-bgz6o&feature=related

 

Geraldine Page as Madame Medusa in The Rescuers 1977:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R2yyvcdts9s

 

 

Julie Andrews as Queen Lillian Shrek 2004:

 

 

 

Mickey Rooney. Pearl Bailey and Sandy Duncan in The Fox and the Hound 1981:

 

 

 

Vincent Price as the evil Professor Ratigan in The Great Mouse Detective 1986:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jw0HlB54CIw&feature=related

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*Birthdays today:*

 

*Jane Wyman:*

 

 

Jane Sings!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PQQIQ33g6Iw&feature=related

 

 

*Some other ?not-so-plain? Janes:*

 

*Jane Russell:*

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yOyWh2q60og&feature=related

 

?is Looking for Trouble:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v_f4Ruh6AFM&feature=related

 

*Jane Powell:*

 

 

Singing and dancing up a storm with Fred Astaire:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qnANrgMTiZ4&feature=related

 

*Jane Fonda:*

 

 

Barbarella:

 

 

*Jane Austen:*

 

 

 

 

*Greer and Olivier?the original Elizabeth and Darcy:*

 

One of my Favorite Scenes:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vk7CBlkBqNA&feature=related

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6J85Xy2Y8zs&feature=related

 

Pride and Prejudice?Over the Years and Around the Globe:

 

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*Birthdays today*:

 

*Loretta Young:*

 

 

*Classic Couples:*

*Loretta and Tyrone:*

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AnBZF7Jaaqc

 

*Tyrone and Rita:*

 

 

*Rita and Fred:*

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7kKVBZUVWxQ

 

 

 

*Fred and Ginger:*

 

 

*Ginger going solo:*

 

 

*Let?s face the Music and Dance:*

 

 

 

 

*Tom Mix:*

Trailer for The Miracle Rider:

 

 

*Tribute to Movie Cowboys:*

 

 

*Boris Karloff?in a Western??*

(his big moment occurs between 3:55 and 4:02)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bBv3_Ke6SQc

 

*The LEGO Western!*

 

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*Birthdays Today:*

*Butterfly McQueen*

 

 

Prissie Sings:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZkUDjcXqyow

 

*GWTW:*

 

Why we love Mammy:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0NHuIrANIrE&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=92kLpKuRJfo&NR=1

 

Rhett and Scarlett:

 

 

Lucy does GWTW:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qDv_ZO4ZIH0

 

*Charles Addams:*

 

 

 

?Cara mia. They?re playing a tango??

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sdnKND8qMDE

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*Birthdays today:*

 

*Elvis:*

 

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tZNr2veFfoo&feature=related

 

In the movies:

Jailhouse Rock:

 

 

King Creole:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cO9uUxsnpHw&feature=related

 

Viva Las Vegas:

 

 

Had to re-post this one:

 

 

 

*Jose Ferrar:*

 

 

As Cyrano:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QEacXeAbHpQ

 

On The Big Show w/ Tallulah and Gloria Swanson:

 

 

 

*Yvette Mimieux:*

 

 

Yvette, Tuesday and Carol:

 

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*Birthdays today:*

 

*Anita Louise:*

 

*Fernando Lamas:*

Singing w/ Danielle Darrieux:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cthrr7UZRFE

 

Wooing Lana in The Merry Widow:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fb1hVAwNquw&playnext=1&list=PLE36E08755EA8903C&index=17

 

Interpreted ?mahvolously? by Billy Crystal:

 

*Dancing with the (Latin) Stars:*

Cyd Charisse w/ Ricardo Montalban:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d6pbyP_jnmc&feature=related

 

Ricardo and Rita Moreno and Lana:

 

Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz:

 

Valentino and Nita Naldi:

 

Brazzi and Hepburn in Venice:

 

Takes 2 to really Tango--Rita Hayworth and Anthony Quinn in Blood and Sand:

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