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The Show Business “Canteens”

The Show Business “Canteens”

    Hello, everybody.  Joe Morella and Frank Segers, your Classic Movie guys reflecting today on that singular show biz phenomenon of World War II — the “good war” — called the “Canteens.” In strictly military parlance, canteens were post exchanges where soldiers could buy refreshments and provisions at sharply discounted prices. The show biz canteens […]

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Movies IN Novels

Movies IN Novels

Hello everybody. This is Joe Morella and Frank Segers here again. Mrs. Norman Maine is outside walking the dachshund. Today we are delighted to welcome back our guest contributor Larry Michie, literary man of the world and former television editor of Variety. Larry has a special interest in how classic movies are handled in and by […]

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