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MARLENE DIETRICH Fix Quiz — The Answers

MARLENE DIETRICH Fix Quiz — The Answers

Again we ask the question: has any classic movie actress so indelibly dominated movies, recordings, live performance and Las Vegas so effectively and so glamorously over decades than the subject of yesterday’s Monday Quiz — Marlene Dietrich? Her unforgettable vocalizing of the most effective anti-war hymn of all time — it was also her nickname, “Lili Marlene” […]

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY U.S.A.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY U.S.A.

Yes, it’s the Fourth of July again. And, yes, Yankee Doodle Dandy is a fine, classic film (see below) which highlights patriotism.  But aren’t there others? If you want to watch a classic film about the American Revolution may we suggest two. John Ford’s version of Drums Along the Mohawk and Disney’s Johnny Tremain. These are tales of ordinary people facing war […]

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