Favorite things about… Forbidden

The favorite film: Forbidden, a 1932 Columbia Pictures romantic drama directed by Frank Capra The synopsis: Lulu is a dowdy librarian who decides to do something for herself and take a vacation from her dull, plain life. She takes a cruise to Cuba, where she meets and falls in love with a man named Bob. When they return to the States, Lulu learns that Bob … Continue reading Favorite things about… Forbidden

Top 9 non-musical comedies of the 1930s, #2

It Happened One Night (Frank Capra, 1934) Why? I don’t know a single person who hasn’t fallen in love with this film (or its wonderful stars) after one viewing. The perfect chemistry between Clark Gable and Claudette Colbert makes it stand out above other films. It’s one of those comedies that you can watch countless times, without getting sick of it in the least. This … Continue reading Top 9 non-musical comedies of the 1930s, #2