Posted On 24 Aug 2010 By Heather. Under 1959, 3 Stars (Fantastic), 50's, By Star Rating, Comedy, Romance, Romantic Comedy, Throwback Tuesday.
This week Heather takes a look back at two of Hollywood's former gems with Rock Hudson and Doris Day in the delightfully quirky "Pillow Talk".
Throwback Tuesday: The Bridge On The River Kwai (1957)
Rated PG for mild war violence. 161 Minutes #93 On 100 Movies I Haven't Seen..........But Should Directed By: David Lean Written By: Carl Foreman and Michael Wilson Staring: William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa, James Donald, Geoffrey Horne, André Morell, and Peter Williams One day the war will be over. And I hope ... Read More
Rated PG for thematic elements and some violent content. 115 Minutes # 73 on 100 Movies I Haven't Seen......But Should Directed By: Eli Kazan Written By: Paul Osborn Based On The Novel By: John Steinbeck Staring: James Dean, Julie Harris, Raymond Massey, Burl Ives, Richard Davalos, Jo Van Fleet, and Robert Dekker But you must give him ... Read More
Written and Directed By: Richard Brooks Based On The Play By: Tennessee Williams Staring: Paul Newman, Elizabeth Taylor, Burl Ives, Jack Carson, Judith Anderson, Madeleine Sherwood, and Larry Gates I’ve got the guts to die. What I want to know is, have you got the guts to live? -Harvey “Big Daddy” Pollitt Review: Cat On ... Read More
Directed By: Alfred Hitchcock Written By: John Michael Hayes Staring: James Stewart, Doris Day, Brenda De Banzie, Bernard Miles, Ralph Truman, and Daniel Gelin Remember, you will only have time for just one shot. If you need another, the risk is yours. - Edward Drayton I don't take risks. - Rien Review: I am ... Read More
Directed By: Alfred Hitchcock Written By: John Michael Hayes Staring: James Stewart, Doris Day, Brenda De Banzie, Bernard Miles, Ralph Truman, and Daniel Gelin If you ever get hungry, our garden back home is full of snails. We tried everything to get rid of them. We never thought of a Frenchman! -Hank McKenna Review: The ... Read More
113 Minutes Written and Directed By: Billy Wilder Staring: Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn, William Holden, Walter Hampton, John Williams, Martha Hyer, and Nella Walker "No, father. The moon is reaching for me." Sabrina Fairchild Synopsis A playboy becomes interested in the daughter of his family's chauffeur. But it's his more serious brother who would be ... Read More