Ava Gardner stars in The Barefoot Contessa (1954)

Favorite of the Month Ava Gardner stars as Maria Vargas in Joseph L. Mankiewicz’s drama film, The Barefoot Contessa. Humphrey Bogart also stars.

We wish a HAPPY BIRTHDAY 2017 Joan Fontaine

Happy Birthday 2017 Joan Fontaine – Today, October 22, 1917, Joan Fontaine was born. We want to remember this wonderful actress on her …

75th Anniv. showing of “Casablanca” in Theaters

A Special 75th Anniversary Event - TCM teams up again with Fathom Events to show the great film, Casablanca (1942) in theaters on November 12 and 15.

Ava Gardner stars in On the Beach (1959)

Ava Gardner’s performance as Moira in Stanley Kramer’s post-apocalyptic film On the Beach is yet another example of how talented Gardner really was.

Ava Gardner stars in the 1964 film “Seven Days in May”

The story told in Seven Days in May (1964) is about a government takeover of the US Gov't. It is set in the early 1970s, which is 10 years in the future,

Happy Birthday to the Beautiful Linda Darnell 2017

Linda Darnell, was born Monetta Eloyse Darnell, in Dallas, Texas on October 16, 1923. We wish her a happy birthday Linda Darnell today.

Ava Gardner stars in The Night of the Iguana (1964)

The Night of the Iguana (1964) has to be one of the finest films of Ava Gardner's entire career. Also starring Richard Burton and Deborah Kerr.

Ava Gardner in Bhowani Junction (1956)

Bhowani Junction was made in 1956 and stars Ava Gardner and Stewart Granger. It is set amidst the turbulence of …

Ava Gardner stars in My Forbidden Past (1951)

The costume drama My Forbidden Past (1951) sees Favorite of the Month Ava Gardner starring alongside Robert Mitchum and Melvyn Douglas.

Happy Birthday to the lovely, Carole Lombard

Happy birthday to the lovely, Carole Lombard. On October 6, 1908, the great and beautiful actress famous for screwball comedies, was born. So, today we wish her a Happy Birthday.

Ava Gardner stars in The Snows of Kilimanjaro (1952)

Favorite of the Month Ava Gardner stars alongside Gregory Peck in the romantic drama, the film The Snows of Kilimanjaro. Susan Hayward also stars.

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