Links 7.26.12

Classic News / Reading Roundup: 

Jason Schwartzman, Paul Giamatti, and Ruth Wilson, Emma Thompson and Tom Hanks in Saving Mr. Banks, the upcoming biopic about of Mary Poppins author P.L. Travers

The Amazing Origin Stories of 5 Great Films

I knew it! Chuck Berry was a poet. (after all he coined “motorvate” and “coolerator”)

It’s no secret that Clark Gable didn’t want the role of Rhett Butler in Gone with the Wind. 

FROM BLOGS:

Another Old Movie Blog  : With the Olympic Games starting tomorrow in London, read about a couple of teammates from the 1928 Amsterdam Games who made it big in the movies — Johnny Weissmuller and Buster Crabbe

jabootu : Craig Stevens in THE DEADLY MANTIS

talking  classics : Marie Wilson in TV’s MY FRIEND IRMA

FUTURE SHOPPING LIST MATERIAL!

Lucy Show, Gunsmoke & Perry Mason

which you can read more about at thrilling days of yesteryear, along with a change in the Jack Benny Program release

Frank Capra: The Early Collection of 5 movies

cool pic of the day : A retouched still from One-Eyed Jacks from A Million Feet Of Film 

2 thoughts on “Links 7.26.12

  1. Kristina, now I’m imagining a crossover between PETER GUNN and PERRY MASON! It’d be like LAW AND ORDER, only cooler! :-) SAVING MR. BANKS sounds promising, too!

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