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Holliday Holidays

Holliday Holidays

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Dec 28th 2015

’Twas the day after Christmas 1950 when a late holiday present was delivered to New York moviegoers: the film version of Garson Kanin’s hit Broadway comedy Born Yesterday. Inside the box was a gift

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A Window to the Past and the Future: Inherit the Wind

A Window to the Past and the Future: Inherit the Wind

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 25th 2015

As today marks the dark anniversary of the issuance of the 1947 Waldorf Statement that launched the Hollywood Blacklist, it seems appropriate on the eve of Thanksgiving to champion personal freedom

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Lance's Leading Lady

Lance's Leading Lady

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Oct 15th 2015

The ides of October marks the birthday of an actress of striking beauty and allure who brought energy and style to leading roles in several 20th Century Fox movies between 1947 and 1955 – and then l

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