Category Archive: Movies

July 5 Birthdays and Marriages

Birthday Bessie Eyton (1890-1965), silent actress, The Spoilers Celebrity Marriages Betty Grable and Harry James (1943) Michael Todd and Joan Blondell (1947)

July 4 Birthdays and Marriages

BIRTHDAYS Gloria Stuart (1910-  ) actress, Oscar-nominee for Titanic Eva Marie Saint (1924-  ) actress, Oscar-winner for On the Waterfront Gina Lollabrigida (1927-  ) actress, Come September George Murphy (1902-1992) actor, dancer, For… Continue reading

The Wrath of the Gods (1914)

The Wrath of the Gods stars the earliest and biggest Asian leading man in American cinema,  Sessue Hayakawa.  Fellow silent actress Tsuru Aoki,  eventually Hayakawa’s real-life wife, portrays his daughter. What may peek the interest of audiences is… Continue reading