Category Archive: Sonja Henie

Gene Tierney speaks French

I don’t like the music here but the visual tribute to Gene showcases her beauty and screen presence. Oh dear, I’m so tired of  reading books and essays on Leslie Caron, Maurice Chevalier,… Continue reading

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

Movie star musuems

Some classic stars have their own museums.  Here’s a few you can visit. Jimmy Stewart Museum (Pennsylvania) Ava Gardner Museum (North Carolina) Sonia Henie Museum (Norway) Lucille Ball-Desi Arnaz Center (New York) Liberace Museum (Nevada) Roy… Continue reading