I Love Old Movies and Musicals

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    I love watching the movie channel, TCM, and catching the classics. Both the musicals and the dramas are creative and the characters so beautiful (even the men). The style back then and the story lines just great traveling back in time. I think the children like them too because...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jun 17, 2010

    Annie Get Your Gun, 1950.

    Great musical with Betty Hutton giving the performance of a lifetime. Hutton really shines as Annie Oakley, a role originally intended for Judy Garland. Howard Keel co-stars. A musical movie essential.
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    1 Response Oct 31, 2014

    The Great American Songbook,

    a DVD that runs about 3 hours. It was originally seen on PBS in 2003. This is a great trip down memory lane. It highlights all of America's great songwriters such as Irving Berlin, The Gershwins, Jerome Kern, etc. It was put together by Michael Feinstein and is well worth the...
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    Nov 5, 2014

    Blues In The Night is a rare film noir musical

    on TCM this month. Be sure to check it out. Richard Whorf , Priscilla Lane and Jack Carson will get your jazz blood pumping. "My momma done told me, a buzzard is two face."
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    Oct 5, 2014

    Favourites musicals/movies

    for me are Calamity Jane, Rocky Horror Picture Show, Repo! The Genetic Opera and Phantom of the Opera.
    MrsRusty MrsRusty
    31-35, F
    Aug 6, 2015

    Those Lovely Musicals...

    I love old musical films and here’s only ten of my all-time favorites:     Victor/Victoria Camelot Kismet West Side Story The King and I Calamity Jane Funny Girl Showboat Oliver! South Pacific...
    maldemer maldemer
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Nov 22, 2009
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