Of Stamps and Stars

The US Post Office is an embarrassment of riches these days. Edgar Allen Poe (finally, a genre writer gets respect!) and the next in the classic actor series (subtitled “Turner Classic Movies–the Reason I Subscribe to Cable”). I rushed right … Continue reading

No Sudden Fear of Joan

My top ten noir countdown list changes with my mood, but last time I made it, Sudden Fear (1952) held the #9 spot like Joan Crawford clutching at Norma Shearer’s off-screen husband in The Women (1939) … which is not … Continue reading