Mill Creek Musings: The Lady Says No (1951)

Dorinda Hatch (Joan Caulfield) has written a best-selling book. But this book is no soapy melodrama or pulpy paperback. It’s an advice book titled The Lady Says No, in which Dorinda attempts to convince the women of America that men are both dangerous and completely unworthy of their attention. Bill Shelby (David Niven) is a photographer for LIFE Magazine. He’s been sent to Dorinda’s town … Continue reading Mill Creek Musings: The Lady Says No (1951)

Redhead (1941)

Ted Brown (Johnny Downs), a young man with no motivation or aspirations, is driving his dad nuts. Desperate to change his son’s attitude, the older Mr. Brown hires a beautiful girl named Dale Carter (June Lang), paying her $10,000 to whip Ted into shape. Things get predictably complicated when Dale finds herself truly falling for Ted. This 1941 romance, Redhead, was released by Poverty Row … Continue reading Redhead (1941)