Classic News / Reading Roundup:
RIP Carolyn Conwell, who played Mary Williams on THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS
Laura’s blogosphere roundups are always chock full of goodness, so I’m always flattered to be included, as I am this week
The HOUSE ON TELEGRAPH HILL directed by Robert Wise is a good movie
Why TRUE GRIT (the original) is great
About the great noir face (and radio voice) FRANK LOVEJOY
About BRAD DEXTER (Magnificent Seven, The Asphalt Jungle)
About CLAIRE TREVOR (Born to Kill, Key Largo)
A new biography Mel Blanc: The Man of a Thousand Voices by Ben Ohmart
DUCK SOUP, one of the greatest comedies ever, and also Zeppo Marx’s last with his brothers
cool pic of the day is FRITZ LANG who just might be my favorite noir director (source)
Did you read about the new classic DVD/Blu-ray releases this week?
thanks for the link!
You bet! Awesome post!
Interesting article on Claire Trevor. I think Key Largo is my fave of all her terrific performances.
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