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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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DORIS DAY and SANTA (aka Hy Hollinger)

DORIS DAY and SANTA (aka Hy Hollinger)

Hello, everybody.  Joe Morella and Frank Segers, your classic movie guys, here again with more ruminations on the entertaining world of old-fashioned Hollywood movie publicity. Sometimes the publicity back then was more entertaining than the movie, but that’s a discussion for another day. Today, we’ve invited a special guest — our longtime friend, veteran Hollywood […]

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BOB HOPE’S WOMEN

BOB HOPE’S WOMEN

In thinking about Bob Hope’s film career it occurred to us that the comedian, unlike almost all film comics, starred opposite some of the most alluring women of his day. Hello Everybody, Joe Morella and Frank Segers here again beginning of new week of classic movie chat.  Today we were discussing Joe’s book on Bob […]

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