Apartment for Peggy (1948)

Henry Barnes (Edmund Gwenn) is working on his last book. A widower, retired from his job as a university professor for several years, Henry feels that he’s accomplished all he can. He tells close friend and fellow professor Edward Bell (Gene Lockhart) that he is planning to commit suicide once his book is finished. Edward tries to convince Henry that there are plenty of reasons … Continue reading Apartment for Peggy (1948)

Eight Days of Christmas: Miracle on 34th Street at the Redford Theatre

It doesn’t feel like the Christmas season without a visit to the Redford to watch a Christmas classic. The season began early for me this year, as I visited the Redford to watch one of my favorite holiday films, Miracle on 34th Street, the weekend before Thanksgiving! A film appropriate for both holidays (and therefore appropriate for viewing any time between Halloween and the New Year), … Continue reading Eight Days of Christmas: Miracle on 34th Street at the Redford Theatre