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A Windfall of Words, Thoughts and Connections

A Windfall of Words, Thoughts and Connections

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Oct 12th 2016

When Leslie Uggams’ piercing rendition of Old Time Religion rang out on the soundtrack during the opening credits of Inherit the Wind (1960) on its opening in New York 56 years ago today, it would

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Birthday Bad Boy Holliman

Birthday Bad Boy Holliman

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 9th 2016

Veteran actor, animal rights activist and gentleman raconteur Earl Holliman celebrates his 88th birthday this Sunday, and his astonishing 47-year movie and TV acting career remains a marvel. Sixty

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Dreaming of Gene and Barbara

Dreaming of Gene and Barbara

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Aug 24th 2016

Genies bestowing their magic on us mere mortals marked birthdays yesterday, each gracing a pair of memorable movies in the Twilight Time hi-def Blu-ray registry. Born 104 years ago, dancer/choreogra

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Birthday Family Values

Birthday Family Values

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Aug 3rd 2016

The Democratic National Convention kicked off last week with a Day One whose theme of putting American family life front and center resonated with speeches from First Lady Michelle Obama, Massachus

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Six Greats to Celebrate the Fifth

Six Greats to Celebrate the Fifth

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Apr 5th 2016

There’s something magical about this particular birthdate of April 5 in movie history, spawning several tremendous screen talents that are reflective of the diverse content in the Twilight Time hi-

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