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by Johnny
01 Sep 2020, 20:14
Forum: THE FILMS OF DORIS DAY
Topic: Lover Come Back
Replies: 127
Views: 118464

Re: Lover Come Back

Lover Come Back Original Reviews The New York Times -Bosley Crowther : " One of the brightest, most delightful, satiric comedies since ,"It Happened One Night", Variety - "This is a funny, most of the time engaging, smartly produced show" Harrison's Reports gave the film a rating of "GOOD", adding "...
by Johnny
30 Aug 2020, 23:52
Forum: OFF TOPICS
Topic: Let Us Remember
Replies: 408
Views: 206276

Re: Let Us Remember

Let Us Remember: On August 30- character actor Charles Coburn died at age 84. Some of his films are: The More The Merrier -Academy Award -Best Supporting Actor Gentle Prefer Blondes Heaven Can Wait Monkey Business The Paradine Case Idiot’s Delight On August 30- 1981- actress and dancer Vera-Ellen di...
by Johnny
29 Aug 2020, 22:51
Forum: DORIS DAY PHOTOS
Topic: 2020 Doris Day Pictures
Replies: 188
Views: 70987

Re: 2020 Doris Day photos

Thanks again Peter for more great Doris photos. The photo of Doris with the pink flowers is new to me.

I always like the photos of Doris on a bike and there are many. I can’t think of any other actors or actresses with photos on a bicycle.

Really enjoyable!
by Johnny
29 Aug 2020, 22:42
Forum: OFF TOPICS
Topic: Let Us Remember
Replies: 408
Views: 206276

Re: Let Us Remember

Let Us Remember: On August 29- 1982, legendary actress and three time Academy Award winner Ingrid Bergman died on her 67th birthday. Some of her films are: Casablanca Going My Way Gaslight Anastasia Spellbound Murder on the Orient Express Autumn Sonata On August 29 - 2016 , actor Gene Wilder died at...
by Johnny
28 Aug 2020, 21:56
Forum: OFF TOPICS
Topic: Let Us Remember
Replies: 408
Views: 206276

Re: Let Us Remember

Let Us Remember: On August 28- 1951, leading man Robert Walker died at age 32. Some of his films are: Strangers on a Train Bataan Madame Currie Since You Went Away My Son John On August 28, 1985, irrepressible actress and screenwriter Ruth Gordon died at age 88. Some of Ruth’s Films are: Abe Lincoln...
by Johnny
25 Aug 2020, 17:08
Forum: THE FILMS OF DORIS DAY
Topic: Midnight Lace
Replies: 163
Views: 146435

Re: Midnight Lace

This year I have been searching out original reviews on Doris' films to see how they compare with later reviews in books on Doris and movie channel user reviews . Midnight Lace ranked 19 in 1960 at the box office earning $ 7, 400,00 in the United States. The budget was $3, 500,000. Bosley Crowther' ...
by Johnny
23 Aug 2020, 10:26
Forum: DORIS DAY PHOTOS
Topic: 2020 Doris Day Pictures
Replies: 188
Views: 70987

Re: 2020 Doris Day photos

Thanks so much Peter for all the great photos. The Warner Bros. photo of Doris sitting in the wicker chair beautiful and is new to me. The last photo of Doris with Les Brown visiting the Indiana University on October 20- 1945 is extraordinary. Doris would have been 23. The photos of Doris with Rock ...
by Johnny
18 Aug 2020, 19:24
Forum: THE MUSIC OF DORIS DAY
Topic: The Complete Recordings of Doris Day
Replies: 23
Views: 10406

Re: The Complete Recordings of Doris Day

Today I listened to The Real ....Doris Day - The Ultimate Doris Day Collection which consists of three CD's. These Columbia Original Recordings - Remastered were issued in 2012 by Sony Music. Listening to Doris Day compilation albums is always a surprising delightful experience regardless of hearing...
by Johnny
15 Aug 2020, 20:05
Forum: THE FILMS OF DORIS DAY
Topic: Please Don't Eat the Daisies
Replies: 132
Views: 125205

Re: Please Don't Eat the Daisies

In Tom Santopietro's book Considering Doris Day, he writes about Doris in Please Don't Eat the Daisies: "Doris Day, the world's never one box office star, had evolved into an expert and successful comedian, and in the process registered as one of the few film actresses of her generation whose very p...
by Johnny
15 Aug 2020, 19:05
Forum: THE MUSIC OF DORIS DAY
Topic: Doris Day - A Day To Remember
Replies: 0
Views: 3075

Doris Day - A Day To Remember

Doris Day - A Day To Remember is a compilation CD featuring songs from her time with Les Brown, songs from Doris Day films and a number of single recordings. It is a joyous celebratory collection that is a delight to hear. 10 From Les Brown Period; Sentimental Journey Day by Day In the Moon Mist My ...
by Johnny
12 Aug 2020, 09:33
Forum: TALKING ABOUT DORIS DAY
Topic: Message from Bryan
Replies: 7
Views: 3803

Re: Message from Bryan

Hi Bryan,


I am hoping you are feeling better. These are anxious times to not feel well. Please take good care of yourself. You are in our thoughts and care.

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by Johnny
12 Aug 2020, 09:24
Forum: OFF TOPICS
Topic: Let Us Remember
Replies: 408
Views: 206276

Re: Let Us Remember

Let Us Remember: 🕊️🕊️🕊️ On August 12 - 1982, leading man Henry Fonda died age 77. He won the 1981 Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in On Golden Pond starring with Katharine Hepburn and Jane Fonda. He was active in films from 1928- 1982. Some of his films are: Jezebel Jesse James The Grapes ...
by Johnny
08 Aug 2020, 10:00
Forum: THE FILMS OF DORIS DAY
Topic: Pillow Talk
Replies: 164
Views: 156324

Re: Pillow Talk

In the Rock Hudson Biography, All That Heaven Allows, author Mark Griffin writes about Pillow Talk: In February of 1959, the Production Code Administration’s Geoffrey Shurluck cautioned the studio, “The entire sequence of Jan in her tub and Brad in his—employing the device the of a trick screen—is u...
by Johnny
08 Aug 2020, 09:25
Forum: OFF TOPICS
Topic: Let Us Remember
Replies: 408
Views: 206276

Re: Let Us Remember

Let Us Remember: On August 8- 2010 , Patricia Neal Academy Award Best Actress (1963 for Hud), died at age 84. Some of her other films are: It’s a Great Feeling The Fountainhead The Breaking Point The Day The Earth Stood Still John Loves Mary Three Secrets Breakfast at Tiffany’s The Subject Was Roses...
by Johnny
06 Aug 2020, 18:56
Forum: DORIS DAY PHOTOS
Topic: 2020 Doris Day Pictures
Replies: 188
Views: 70987

Re: 2020 Doris Day photos

The 1959 Laurel Awards photo is new to me and the top name-power screen star are new to me. When it comes to Doris’ hairstyles , my least favourite one are where her hair is really short e.g. Julie. Perhaps my favourite style is in Please Don’t Eat The Daisies. It looks so sophisticated. Thank you P...
by Johnny
05 Aug 2020, 10:41
Forum: OFF TOPICS
Topic: Let Us Remember
Replies: 408
Views: 206276

Re: Let Us Remember

Let Us Remember:. 🕊️🕊️🕊️🕊️ On August 5- 1955, actress Suzan Ball died age 21 of cancer. She was second cousin to Lucille Ball. Some of her films are: Yankee Buccaneer Untamed East of Sumatra City Beneath the Sea Chief Crazy Horse On August 5 - 1962, actress and legend Marilyn Monroe died at age 36. ...
by Johnny
04 Aug 2020, 17:26
Forum: OFF TOPICS
Topic: Let Us Remember
Replies: 408
Views: 206276

Re: Let Us Remember

Let Us Remember:


On August 4- 1999 leading man Victor Mature died at age 86.

Some of his films are:

My Darling Clementine
Kiss of Death
The Robe
Samson and Delilah
I Wake Up Screaming
Demetrius and the Gladiators
by Johnny
01 Aug 2020, 20:02
Forum: OFF TOPICS
Topic: TCM Doris Day Films-
Replies: 4
Views: 5427

Re: TCM Doris Day Films

On Sunday August 2- Star of the day is Rock Hudson. At 8 pm Pillow Talk is featured.
by Johnny
01 Aug 2020, 17:40
Forum: DORIS DAY PHOTOS
Topic: 2020 Doris Day Pictures
Replies: 188
Views: 70987

Re: 2020 Doris Day photos

The 1952 photo is new to me. I am struck by the fourteen year time difference in the photos and how beautiful Doris remains.

Thanks Peter.
by Johnny
01 Aug 2020, 16:05
Forum: THE FILMS OF DORIS DAY
Topic: It Happened to Jane
Replies: 99
Views: 75783

Re: It Happened to Jane

I discovered Another Old Movie Blog by Jaqueline T Lynch delightfully discussing Doris' film It Happened To Jane. Here are some of the highlights from the May 10- 2012 blog. "It Happened to Jane"(1959) leaves you with a warm fuzzy feeling about small towns, lobsters, and trains. The leads Doris Day ...
by Johnny
30 Jul 2020, 10:06
Forum: OFF TOPICS
Topic: Let Us Remember
Replies: 408
Views: 206276

Re: Let Us Remember

Let Us Remember: On July 30- 1996, actress Claudette Colbert died at age 93. She won the 1934 Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in It Happened One Night with Clark Gable. Some of her films are: The Palm Beach Story Since You Went Away Three Came Home The Egg and I So Proudly We Hail Parrish
by Johnny
29 Jul 2020, 20:31
Forum: OFF TOPICS
Topic: Let Us Remember
Replies: 408
Views: 206276

Re: Let Us Remember

Let Us Remember: On July 29- 1983 - actor David Niven died at age 73. He won the 1958!Best Actor Academy Award for his role in Separate Tables. He starred opposite Doris Day in Please Don’t Eat The Daisies. Some of his other films are: Wuthering Heights The Guns of Navarone 55 Days at Peking The Pin...
by Johnny
29 Jul 2020, 20:10
Forum: DORIS DAY PHOTOS
Topic: 2020 Doris Day Pictures
Replies: 188
Views: 70987

Re: 2020 Doris Day photos

Thank you Ania for the great Doris photos. They are a pleasure to see. Thank you Michael for the update on our captain Bryan. I had been wondering if he was on vacation. I am sorry to hear he is ill. These are unsettling times to be sick. I wish him a return to good health really soon. If you get an...
by Johnny
25 Jul 2020, 19:33
Forum: THE FILMS OF DORIS DAY
Topic: The Tunnel of Love
Replies: 77
Views: 56038

Re: The Tunnel of Love

The Tunnel of Love - Movie Trivia The first movie Gene Kelly directed in which he did not also star. Doris Day wrote that her manager/husband Martin Melcher was terribly concerned over the box-office failure of this film and It Happened To Jane (1959). Their failures caused Day to drop out of the To...
by Johnny
25 Jul 2020, 15:41
Forum: DORIS DAY PHOTOS
Topic: 2020 Doris Day Pictures
Replies: 188
Views: 70987

Re: 2020 Doris Day photos

Hi Peter, Thank you so much for these 1955 London photos of Doris Day that are new to me. In David Kaufman’s book it states that Doris and Marty left on April 6th, 1955 to sail on the Queen Elizabeth for London looking forward to spending six days there before going to Paris. The photos made me wond...