SEND ME NO FLOWERS ( 1964 )

Gather around the soda fountain, folks. Movies Silently is having a Classic Movie Ice Cream Social, where: All you need to do is review a movie that has a sunny plot or has the power to cheer you up when you’re feeling down.”  Well, never has a movie come more immediately to mind than my contribution to this blogathon…

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WRITTEN ON THE WIND ( 1957 )


HAPPY BIRTHDAY LAUREN BACALL

LAUREN BACALL ( in DARK PASSAGE )

When Lauren Bacall looks at you, or gives you her side-eye glance, brothers and sisters…you  are  done! Her eyes are scorching laser beams, slicing through you like butter. Her gravelly voice can be commanding, withering or mesmerizingly sultry. When she died last August 12th, 2014, it was a shock to all in the classic film community. She seemed so indomitable. She could glare death into submission. What was I thinking.

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