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By the Sea

Posted in - laurence olivier & photography & travel on October 3rd 2011 7 Comments

Carnival, Brighton Pier

There have been many photos taken since the last blog post. A fellow Vivien Leigh fan, Zsazsa R., came to visit from Hungary and we went to all sorts of fun Viv and Larry-related places. More on that in the next post!

For the past few days, England has been experiencing an …

Happy Birthday, Laurence Olivier

Posted in - laurence olivier on May 22nd 2011 4 Comments

“A man whose name has been spoken with undiminished admiration for several decades now, wherever in the world theatre exists. A romantic movie star,a sublime comedian, to many he is the greatest Shakespearian actor of our age. In a time of rockets that light up the theatrical sky and vanish in the night, this …

Favorite Films of 1939: Wuthering Heights

Posted in - classic film & laurence olivier on May 19th 2011 19 Comments

When I originally signed on to participate in the CMBA Films of 1939 Blogathon, I was really hoping I’d get a chance to write about William Wyler’s adaptation of Wuthering Heights. But it turned out someone else had already chosen to write about this film. Therefore, I decided to wait until after the blogathon …