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The Three Musketeers

The Three Musketeers (1939), starring Don Ameche and the Ritz Brothers
The Three Musketeers (1939), starring Don Ameche and the Ritz Brothers I’ve known of the Ritz Brothers for some time, although I’ve not seen many of their movies — €” previously, the only one of their movies that I saw  was  The Gorilla (with Bela Lugosi) — €”...
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It’s a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World starring Spencer Tracy, Milton Berle, Sid Caesar, Buddy Hackett, Ethel Merman, Mickey Rooney, Phil Silvers, Jonathan Winters
Review of It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World starring Spencer Tracy, Milton Berle, Sid Caesar, Buddy Hackett, Ethel Merman, Mickey Rooney, Phil Silvers, Jonathan Winters, It’s a Mad Mad Mad Mad World is a manic, hilarious, slapstick movie that starred some of the greatest movie clowns of...
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Son of Paleface

Son of Paleface, starring Bob Hope, Jane Russell, Roy Rogers
Movie review of — €˜Son of Paleface‘ – Bob Hope‘s sequel to — €˜Paleface’, again co-starring Jane Russell – as the son of the original Paleface, doing a screwball comedy set in the old American West – vintage Bob Hope, and that’s saying quite a bit.   A...
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My Man Godfrey

My Man Godfrey, starring William Powell and Carole Lombard
My Man Godfrey, (1936) starring William Powell and Carole Lombard movie review of “My Man Godfrey” – one of the great screwball comedies of the 20th century, starring Carole Lombard as the spoiled rich girl and William Powell as Godfrey, the — €œforgotten man — € with a...
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An American Carol

An American Carol, by David Zucker
An American Carol (2008) starring Kevin Farley, Kelsey Grammer — €œWARNING! This movie may be offensive to children, young people, old people, in-the-middle people, some people on the right, all people on the left, terrorists, pacifists, war-mongers, fish mongers, Christians, Jews, Muslims, atheists, agnostics (though you’d have to...
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Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines

Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines
Editorial review of Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines, courtesy of Amazon.com An air race from London to Paris provides the premise for this marvelous comedy, which features thrilling aerial photography and some stupefying stunt flying. It’s set in 1910, when the (lovingly re-created) airplanes of the...
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The Comic

Dick Van Dyke, Michelle Lee, Mickey Rooney, Carl Reiner
movie review of  The Comic starring Dick Van Dyke, Michelle Lee, Mickey Rooney, Carl Reiner movie review of ‘The Comic’, a little-known film by Dick Van Dyke and Carl Reiner.  It’s about the life of an early silent film clown, the fictional Billy Bright, and his self-destructive behavior...
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The Muppet Show episode guide- Season 1

The Muppet Show, season 1
The very first season the the classic variety show, The Muppet Show – watch as Fozzie, Ms. Piggy, Gonzo and the others find out ‘who they are’, and how they change, week by week, into the characters that we now know and love.
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The Princess and the Pirate

The Princess and the Pirate, starring Bob Hope, Virginia Mayo, Walter Brennan, Walter Slezak
Movie review of — €˜The Princess and the Pirate‘, one of Bob Hope’s funniest and most popular movies, where the cowardly and inept Sylvester the Great (Bob Hope) who gets embroiled in rescuing the beautiful Princess in disguise (Virginia Mayo) – hilariously funny!
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The Seven Little Foys

Movie review of ‘The Seven Little Foys’, starring Bob Hope as Eddie Foy, the star of vaudeville who has been absent from his children’s lives ... until his wife dies, and he’s now forced to be a real ‘father’ in every sense of that word ... and how Eddie and his children develop mutual love for each other, and how he struggles to work them into his act. A wonderful film, very funny and very touching, often at the same time.
Movie review of — €˜The Seven Little Foys’, starring Bob Hope as Eddie Foy, the star of vaudeville who has been absent from his children’s lives … until his wife dies, and he’s now forced to be a real — €˜father’ in every sense of that word …...
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