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Classically Speaking:
Promoting Classic Movies in a Jaded World!

Saturday, January 01, 2005

Contributing Editor: CAROLIN

CONTRIBUTIONS: 8 Performers: Richard Burton, Marlene Dietrich, Mel Ferrer, Walter Huston, Yves Montand, Vivien Leigh, Michael Redgrave, Ralph Richardson

E-MAIL CONTACT: cdramat7@aol.com

LOCATION: United Kingdom

BIRTHDAY: 27 November

WRITTEN LANGUAGES: German, English, some French

INTERESTS: Theatre, film, literature, music, writing, foreign languages, travel.

WHAT MAKES A MOVIE A CLASSIC: A great story and a perfect cast directed by a brilliant director.

MOVIE MEMORABILIA: Movie posters, lobby cards, press photos, movie programs, lots of clippings, magazines, books ...

PERFORMERS MET: Many including Patrick Stewart, Derek Jacobi, Judi Dench, Ian Richardson, René Auberjonois, Armin Shimerman, William Shatner, Brent Spiner, Sylvester McCoy, Andy Robinson, J.G. Hertzler, Jude Law, Ian McKellen, Ronald Pickup, Michael Degen, Julian Glover ...

The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
FAVORITE MOVIES: Time of the Gypsies (1988), From Here to Eternity (1953), Rashômon (1950), Mr. Brooks (2007), Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), The Vikings (1958), 12 Angry Men (1957), To Kill a Mockingbird (1962), The Long Ships (1964), Vertigo (1958), Duel at Diablo (1966), The Crimson Pirate (1952), Scaramouche (1952), Goldfinger (1964), Marnie (1964), The Man in the White Suit (1951), The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), Star Trek - The Voyage Home (1986), The Thin Man (1934), The Killers (1946), Elmer Gantry (1960), The Maltese Falcon (1941), White Heat (1949), The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938), Dodsworth (1936), The Jungle Book (1967), The Best Years of Our Lives (1946), Eat Drink Man Woman (1994), North by Northwest (1959), Fallen Angels (2008) ...etc.

The Bridge on the River KWai (1957)
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
FAVORITE ACTORS/ACTRESSES: Michael Redgrave, Alec Guinness, Vincent Price, Burt Lancaster, Ian Richardson, William Powell, Walter Huston, Kevin Spacey, Harrison Ford, René Auberjonois, Yves Montand, Mel Ferrer, Meryl Streep, Susan Sarandon, Katharine Hepburn, Myrna Loy, Bette Davis, Anna Magnani....

TESTIMONY: I love classic movies because many of them told great stories with wonderful characters played by gifted actors.

*Contributed by: "Carolin" Date: Mon, Apr 18 2011 / 08:25:04 PDT

This contributor is represented with a photo of Bagheera the Panther of The Jungle Book (1967)

Updated: Fri, Jun 3 2011 / 15:45:45 PDT