All articles from: December, 2009

Abbott & Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)


Abbott & Costello Meet Frankenstein was directed by Charles Barton. Barton was the principal director for Abbott and Costello comedies. He started his career in the 30’s and finished up in the 70’s doing lots of  TV shows. The movie of course stars Bud Abbott and Lou Costello as two moving men given Dracula and […]

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A Lady Takes a Chance (1943)


“A Lady Takes a Chance” is directed by William A. Seiter.  Seiter started directing in 1918 and his long career oversaw a very long list of movies. Molly J. Truesdale (Jean Arthur) plays a city girl that takes a bus tour out West and falls for Duke Hudkins (John Wayne) a  rodeo cowboy. Phil Silvers […]

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A Ticket to Tomahawk (1950)


Richard Sale was a writer that had a book made into a movie, he then switched to screenplays and directed about 10 films including “A Ticket to Tomahawk”. Stage coach owner wants to prevent a train from getting to Tomahawk on time. Kit Dodge Jr. (Anne Baxter) is leading the group trying to get the […]

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Julie & Julia (2009)


Julie & Julia was directed by Nora Ephron, she also directed – Sleepless in Seattle, You’ve Got Mail, and Michael. However she is best known for her writing and is a triple  Academy Award nominee  for Original Screenplays, Silkwood, When Harry Met Sally and Sleepless in Seattle. For this movie she is the director, writer, […]

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