Tag: Ray Milland

March 3, 2014 /

I may still be up… I may be trying to figure out how to post a little-dishy-something on my blog from my phone… I most certainly had a wonderful time… And in mere moments, I can guarantee, I will be sleeping!

December 9, 2013 /

Preston Sturges had signed a deal with Paramount in 1936, and Easy Living was his first assignment for them.  Although putatively based on a story by Vera Caspary, Sturges in fact supposedly kept almost nothing of it except the mink coat. When a studio executive rejected the script because “1936…

February 17, 2013 /

See, four Oscars – I forgot to mention Billy Wilder and Charles Brackett won best screenplay as well. It’s been a harbinger of things to come for a long time… Billy Wilder wins Best Director for “The Lost Weekend” at the Golden Globes.