Category Archives: Fred Astaire

Holiday Inn

When you mention Holiday Inn or White Christmas, you seem to always find people who are confused and think that they are the same movie. They are not. They are, however, a nearly perfect combination of movies for a Christmas double-feature and that’s how they play in this reviewer’s home several times during the Christmas […]

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On The Beach

You could probably say that productions about (nuclear) destruction of the earth make up a unique genre of movies. This reviewer has never found these particular types of movies (doomsday) to be appealing. I must vacate that opinion for this film though. In fact, after watching it, I watched it again less than 48 hours […]

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