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It’s no Tinkers to Evers to Chance but here’s why these three names came upon me today. Last night I watched a movie on TCM called Million Dollar Legs with W. C. Fields. I had never seen this particular film before but I was intrigued by the opening credits when I saw the name Susan […]

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For a lover of character actors from the golden age of Hollywood such as myself, this clip is like finding the fabled pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. I came upon this the other day when I wrote the post about Hugh Herbert but felt this video deserved a post all its […]

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I mentioned before that my introduction to the classic films of the 1930s and 1940s came in the early 1970s when, as an eight or nine year old kid, our local PBS station began running old Warner Brothers movies every Friday night at 8:00 p.m. and then re-running them again on Sundays at 2:00 p.m. […]

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