Make it a Marathon: 24 Hours of Stanwyck

Today around the classic movie blogosphere, we’re celebrating my favorite actress with the Remembering Barbara Stanwyck Blogathon, hosted by In the Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood! I found it difficult to settle on a single film to cover for this blogathon. Finally, an idea occurred to me: Why not make it a marathon? At this point I’ve reviewed nearly 60 Stanwyck films, so why … Continue reading Make it a Marathon: 24 Hours of Stanwyck

Make it a Marathon: 24 Hours of Films from 1944

When I was new to the world of classic film, I bought into the concept of 1939 as “Hollywood’s greatest year.” The truth is, the more my number of watched films grows, the more certain I am that one year can’t be pin-pointed as Hollywood’s greatest. Most years gave way to at least a few handfuls of great movies. For today’s marathon playlist, we’re taking … Continue reading Make it a Marathon: 24 Hours of Films from 1944

Make it a Marathon: 24 Hours of Films from 1937

You may remember that at the beginning of the year I participated in the Classic Movie History Project blogathon, covering the year 1937. While crafting that post, I realized just how many great films were released in 1937. It’s not the first year that comes to mind when we think of Hollywood’s greatest, but it certainly should be counted among them! And I’ve been wanting … Continue reading Make it a Marathon: 24 Hours of Films from 1937