End of the MDA Telethon

Jerry Lewis hosting the MDA telethon in 1975
A scant 4 years after removing Jerry Lewis as the host of the MDA telethon, the telethon is now going off the air. Quoting from the New York Daily News:
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Mr. Winkle Goes to War

Mr. Winkle Goes to War, starring Edgar G. Robinson
Mr. Winkle Goes to War (1944) starring Edward  G. Robinson review of an excellent patriotic war movie, where Edward G. Robinson gives a truly wonderful performance as the title character
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Knock on Any Door

Knock on Any Door (1949), starring Humphrey Bogart and John Derek
Knock on Any Door (1949), starring Humphrey Bogart and John Derek — I’m a large fan of Humphrey Bogart, and I fully expected to enjoy watching Knock on Any Door — €” but, unfortunately, I didn’t. It’s the story of an underprivileged young man, a product of the...
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I’€™ll See You in my Dreams

I'll See You in my Dreams, starring Doris Day and Danny Thomas
I’ll See You in my Dreams, starring Danny Thomas and Doris Day Doris Day and Danny Thomas romantically collaborate in this affectionate biopic of tunesmith Gun Kahn that’s a treasure chest of some of this century’s greatest songs. Year: 1952 Director: Michael Curtiz Starring: Doris Day, Danny Thomas,...
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Scarlet Street

Scarlet Street, starring Edgar G. Robinson, directed by Fritz Lang
Scarlet Street (1945) starring Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennett, Dan Duryea – classic film noir directed by Fritz Lang
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Abe Lincoln in Illinois

Abe Lincoln in Illinois, starring Raymond Massey
Abe Lincoln in Illinois is one of the best movie biographies that I’ve ever seen, bar none – a riveting biography, with excellent acting by Raymond Massey, who literally becomes the title character – highly recommended.
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The Big Circus

The Big Circus (1959) starring Victor Mature, Vincent Price, Peter Lorre, Red Buttons
The Big Circus (1959) starring Victor Mature, Vincent Price, Peter Lorre, Red Buttons While flipping through channels, I saw The Big Circus on Turner Classic Movies as part of a marathon of circus movies.   Despite my love of the circus, I almost went past until I saw...
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