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ELISHA COOK JR. — Film Noir’s Favorite F

ELISHA COOK JR. — Film Noir’s Favorite Fall Guy

The fulsomely paternal Sydney Greenstreet handed him over to the cops on a silver platter. A “luminously wicked” Marie Windsor (above) two-timed and belittled him in what has been perversely referred to as film noir’s “most perfectly married couple.” A crazed Peter Lorre was thrilled when he was framed for a brutal murder that you-know-who committed. Writes […]

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What Is It About GREGORY PECK In A Cowbo...

What Is It About GREGORY PECK In A Cowboy Hat?

Hello, everybody.  Your classic movie guys here today to pose the all-important question about Gregory Peck sporting that wide-brimmed, high-crowned chapeau signalling cow poke. Although the two don’t seem to go together, they did in fact combine nicely in our Aug. 8 blog (Best Westerns — GREGORY PECK) covering Twentieth Century Fox’s underrated 1950 “oater,” The Gunfighter, […]

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Which Classic Stars Are Most Popular — T

Which Classic Stars Are Most Popular — Today?  (Read On For Surprising Answers)

No, not Clark Gable.  Nor Katherine Hepburn.  And forget about Jane Russell, Robert Montgomery, Spencer Tracy and Deanna Durbin. Hello, everybody. Your classic movie guys here today to reveal the latest findings from Madison Avenue about which deceased celebrities sell the most merchandise — the toughest standard by which movie star longevity can be measured. Sure, a […]

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