Category Archive: Classic film stars

Sun Valley Serenade (1941)

Another 1940s musical that exceeded my expectations. I saw Sun Valley Serenade as a kid and frankly Sonja Henie was not a very good actress, not even as good as mediocre.  Henie made up for it with… Continue reading

Good News (1947)

Good News exceded my expectations. I wanted to explore Peter Lawford musicals including Easter Parade, Royal Wedding, It Happened in Brooklyn and On An Island With You.  Anyway I’m not big on musicals… Continue reading

Irene Dunne Overload

I shouldn’t have done it but I watched 3 Irene Dunne films in 3 days.  I like them in the order I watched. First there was The Awful Truth (1937), a film I’ve… Continue reading