Born to Kill (1947)

Helen Brent (Claire Trevor) has been living in Reno for six weeks to secure a divorce. She’s taken up residence at a boarding house run by Laury Palmer (Isabel Jewell) and Mrs. Kraft (Esther Howard). With her divorce finalized, Helen makes plans to leave and spends a night out on the town to celebrate. But … More Born to Kill (1947)

A Tale of Two Mittys (The Secret Life of Walter Mitty – 1947 & 2013)

Walter Mitty was a man who liked to daydream in 1947, and it’s a habit that has stuck with him well into the 21st century. As of the recent Christmas holiday, Mitty’s story has now been told twice, with both versions inspired by (but not steadfast adaptations of) James Thurber’s 1939 short story of the … More A Tale of Two Mittys (The Secret Life of Walter Mitty – 1947 & 2013)