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That will be neat to read.  I liked Doris Day Show too.  I never forgot a hillarious episode where Doris pretends to be her boss's wife to deter an old flame.  All goes well until she forgets and says Mr.!  

 

I love several of Doris's films.  She was even good in Film Noir;  Midnight Lace or in the scary Tight Spot film.  I loved her singing in Romance on the High Seas. especially.

ROMANCE ON THE HIGH SEAS was her first picture, and it's a good one. I think TIGHT SPOT starred Ginger Rogers. But Ginger and Doris were in another noir called STORM WARNING, which is well made. They played sisters.

 

A few years ago, TCM aired MIDNIGHT LACE. I believe it was a premiere and has not been repeated.

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I am watching CATTLE TOWN, an early 50s western from Warner Brothers. It was one of the last films Dennis Morgan did at the studio. It's airing on TCM this morning as part of a programming block meant to honor Rita Moreno. She's so young in this movie. Also, a very young Merv Griffin has a small supporting role. 

Incidentally, I noticed this evening that CATTLE TOWN is now an on-demand selection for those who watch TCM on Sling.

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ROMANCE ON THE HIGH SEAS was her first picture, and it's a good one. I think TIGHT SPOT starred Ginger Rogers. But Ginger and Doris were in another noir called STORM WARNING, which is well made. They played sisters.

 

A few years ago, TCM aired MIDNIGHT LACE. I believe it was a premiere and has not been repeated.

I am sorry I got the name wrong!  Thanks for the info.  It was Storm Warning I was speaking of with Ginger and Doris.  Tight Spot was good too with Ginger.  As for Romance on the High Seas,  what a lovely way for Doris Day to begin her film career as Georgia, the poor girl with the great singing voice who wanted to go on a cruise and switches  places with well to do    Elvira Kent to  keep an eye on her husband!  SHe is beautifully dressed that first night and I always remember the scene where Jack Carson, an investigator who thought he was tailing Mrs. Elvira Kent  wrote WOW in his notebook when he first met her. It seems he was hired by the other girl's husband to check her out.    What a story and the songs are beautiful!  Especially Doris's rendition of   It's Magic. 

 

I have Midnight Lace from when it was aired on TCM if anyone would like to see it again.  Great story of an heiress being tailed and threatened by a killer!

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I am sorry I got the name wrong!  Thanks for the info.  It was Storm Warning I was speaking of with Ginger and Doris.  Tight Spot was good too with Ginger.  As for Romance on the High Seas,  what a lovely way for Doris Day to begin her film career as Georgia, the poor girl with the great singing voice who wanted to go on a cruise and switches  places with well to do    Elvira Kent to  keep an eye on her husband!  SHe is beautifully dressed that first night and I always remember the scene where Jack Carson, an investigator who thought he was tailing Mrs. Elvira Kent  wrote WOW in his notebook when he first met her. It seems he was hired by the other girl's husband to check her out.    What a story and the songs are beautiful!  Especially Doris's rendition of   It's Magic. 

 

I have Midnight Lace from when it was aired on TCM if anyone would like to see it again.  Great story of an heiress being tailed and threatened by a killer!

I like how you described the plot of ROMANCE ON THE HIGH SEAS. It's one of my favorite Doris Day films. It was a great way for her to start her movie career, wasn't it?

 

Right now I am watching I MARRIED A MONSTER FROM OUTER SPACE on the YouTube page for the Paramount Vault collection. I had never seen it before, and I like Tom Tryon's westerns, so I figured I would check this one out. :)

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This morning I checked the Paramount Vault YouTube page to see if there were any recent uploads. I was in luck. There is a wonderful Republic musical starring Tito Guizar called MEXICANA. So this is what I am watching and enjoying at the moment.

 

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I am watching the two-episode finale of: Season Five of: Doctor Who. These episodes are entitled: The Pandorica Opens and: The Big Bang. It is so very heart-warming and daring and funny and full of pathos. 

 

The last episode of the season opens identically to opening of first episode of the season: Amelia is a little girl who is kneeling beside her bed with her hands clasped. She says: "Dear Santa, Thank you for the dolls and pencils and the fish. It’s Easter now, so I hope I didn’t wake you. But honest, it is an emergency. There’s a crack in my wall. Aunt Sharon says it’s just an ordinary crack but I know it’s not, ’cause at night there’s voices. So please, please could you send someone to fix it? Or a policeman...or... "

 

The Doctor arrives to help and discovers that the crack is not in her wall. It is in everything. It is a crack in the universe.

 

Grown-up Amelia and The Doctor have a season of adventures while the crack follows them through all of space and time. 

 

These two final episodes reveal the source of the crack and its importance.

 

I feel that these episodes are writer Steven Moffat's greatest script. It is rich with the series' wry and unexpected humor.

 

The Pandorica is revealed to be the ultimate prison. Amelia asks why it was built:

The Doctor: There was a goblin, or a trickster. Or a warrior. A nameless, terrible thing soaked in the blood of a billion galaxies. The most feared being in all the cosmos. And nothing could stop it, or hold it or reason with it. One day it would just drop out of the sky and tear down your world.
Amy: How did it end up in there?
The Doctor: You know fairy tales. A good wizard tricked it.
Dr. River Song: I hate good wizards in fairy tales. They always turn out to be him.
 
It is difficult to write this as there are so few parts of it which I am willing to miss to type this. :)
 
I am happy to say that those who do not have this on DVD can watch it next Saturday on: BBC America.
 
I should perhaps have been watching: Possession (1981) as I recommended it in different thread but I instead recorded it because I am not in mood for such at this moment and I am in the mood for complex romantic silliness with universe-in-danger theme. Go figure.
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I'm getting caught up on my Marx Brothers.  I own two Marx Brothers boxed sets, so I believe I own all their films.  The Marx Brothers marathon started at 5:15am this morning.  A wee bit early for me, so I didn't start watching until A Night at the Opera.  That movie is hilarious, though I also love Horse Feathers and Duck Soup.  

 

Right now, I'm watching Animal Crackers

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I'm watching TOO LATE FOR TEARS. It's an on-demand selection for Sling/TCM customers. 

 

As much as I enjoy her in MARTHA IVERS and I WALK ALONE, I feel this is actually Lizabeth Scott's best performance.

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After my Saturday morning full of cartoons: The New Looney Tunes Show and What's New Scooby Doo? I decided to watch some "heavier" fare and headed over to my trusty Netflix queue.

 

On the Town it is! 

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I'm watching the third season of "The Incredible Hulk". Why, you may ask? Like the man once said, because it's there. It has been pretty awful. However, I was surprised when June Allyson and Joan Leslie showed up in episodes.

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I just watched CATCH-22, which was made available on January 1st-- on Hulu and on Amazon Prime. I had never seen this satirical anti-war comedy before. I am still deciding how I feel about it. I know it's great, but how great I'm not sure. I do think I like it better than MASH which came out the same year. In some ways, it also reminded me of SLAUGHTERHOUSE-5. These three titles would make an interesting primetime line-up on TCM. 

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After my Saturday morning full of cartoons: The New Looney Tunes Show and What's New Scooby Doo? I decided to watch some "heavier" fare and headed over to my trusty Netflix queue.

 

 

 

On the subject of cartoons, I discovered this crazy cartoon on YouTube.

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ju9FhgGRgc

 

The placement of the canned laughter is funny in itself. (What's so funny about Wonder Woman running?)

Then there's that bird that appeared during Roy's "trip" in A VERY BRADY SEQUEL .

And of course lyrics such as "Then there's Jan the middle one who's really groovy."  

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On the subject of cartoons, I discovered this crazy cartoon on YouTube.

 

 

The placement of the canned laughter is funny in itself. (What's so funny about Wonder Woman running?)

Then there's that bird that appeared during Roy's "trip" in A VERY BRADY SEQUEL .

And of course lyrics such as "Then there's Jan the middle one who's really groovy."  

Lol.  I've never seen the Brady Kids cartoon.  My only knowledge of that cartoon is from A Very Brady Sequel.  It seemed like everyone had a cartoon in the 70s and 80s.

 

I think my favorite celebrity cartoon is the Mr.T cartoon. Though the Chuck Norris cartoon comes in a close second.

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I'm watching TOO LATE FOR TEARS. It's an on-demand selection for Sling/TCM customers. 

 

As much as I enjoy her in MARTHA IVERS and I WALK ALONE, I feel this is actually Lizabeth Scott's best performance.

I like all of Lizabeth Scott's performances;  especially in I Walk Alone with lovely background music.  Too Late for Tears may have been her best performance, but I did like Martha Ivers too.  I just recently watched a great film with Lizabeth Scott and Paul Henreid, called The Stolen Face.  I had seen it many years ago on TV as a kid and was so impressed that I actually recalled the film when I saw it again in a boxed set.

 

 Liz was a highly underrated actress and was great in many a film!

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This morning I checked the Paramount Vault YouTube page to see if there were any recent uploads. I was in luck. There is a wonderful Republic musical starring Tito Guizar called MEXICANA. So this is what I am watching and enjoying at the moment.

 

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Can't wait to check this one out!  Some have great background music too.

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