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Saturday, October 1, 2022
"How Can I Wait" by Olga San Juan
I was planning to do a post on Olga San Juan today, but I find myself suffering from some sort of early autumn cold. For now then, I will le...
Friday, September 30, 2022
Cheers Turns 40
It was 40 years ago today, on September 30 1982, the classic sitcom Cheers debuted in NBC. Debuting to low ratings, it became one of the mo...
Thursday, September 29, 2022
Turner Classic Movies Remembers the Hollywood Blacklist This October
It was not long after World War II that the period known as the Second Red Scare began in the United States. It was a time of widespread fea...
Wednesday, September 28, 2022
Viva Hollywood: The Legacy of Latin and Hispanic Artists in American Film by Luis I. Reyes
Both in front of the camera and behind the scenes, Latinos have been a part of the film industry from the beginning. Unfortunately, represen...
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Hammer Horrors on Turner Classic Movies in October 2022
If there is one month that fans of classic horror movies look forward to more than any other, it may well be October. Much of the reason for...
Monday, September 26, 2022
The 60th Anniversary of The Beverly Hillbillies
The Beverly Hillbillies debuted sixty years ago today, on September 26 1962, on CBS. It proved to be a hit immediately after its debut and h...
Saturday, September 24, 2022
Godspeed Louise Fletcher
Actress Louise Fletcher, best known for playing the cruel Nurse Ratched in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975) and who also played B...
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