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Happy Birthday Olivia de Havilland!

Happy Birthday Olivia de Havilland!

Today, July 1, 1916, lovely Olivia de Havilland was born. Today she is 99 and we wanted to remember this great actress on her birthday today. Please visit our Olivia de Havilland section here on Classic Movie Favorites where you can [...]

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Julie Reviews Trail of the Vigilantes (1940)

Julie Reviews Trail of the Vigilantes (1940)

The final film review for June’s Favorite of the Month Franchot Tone, is this 1940 fun frolic Western film, Trail of The Vigilantes. Trail of the Vigilantes was released by Universal Pictures, and directed by Allan Dwan, (who also directed Heidi [...]

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Hollywood Heritage Helps save the history of Hollywood

Hollywood Heritage Helps save the history of Hollywood

A couple of weeks ago supporters gathered to celebrate the 35th anniversary of Hollywood Heritage,at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel.  The non-profit organization’s goal is to preserve the history of Hollywood and movie making. Film Critic Leonard Maltin wrote about the event (see excerpts [...]

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Franchot Tone’s Marriages

Franchot Tone’s Marriages

Franchot Tone was married four times. One of things I noticed when looking into Tone’s marriages, was the age gaps between him and his wives, and this didn’t change the older he got. Tone obviously didn’t mind marrying women many [...]

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