Apr 23, 2013
Shirley Temple turns 85 in a changed culture that makes a star of Honey Boo-Boo
That's hard to imagine, even for those of us who discovered her movies decades after her fame had peaked.
The Huffington Post
Constance Valis Hill: Shall We Dance? Shirley Temple and Bill...
Fred Astaire dancing solo or cheek-to-cheek with Ginger Rogers in Top Hat was also a great fave, as was the dancing of Sammy Davis Jr., Donald O'Connor, Gene Kelly, Gregory Hines and the great Nicholas Brothers -- but what about the women? I was especially pleased with the shout-out to Arthur Duncan, who kept tap dance alive on television from 1964 ... (more)
Movie and DVD suggestions for May 25, 2012
As last week, family movies are a bit in short supply this week. There are some offerings for older children but the 10 and under crowd will have to wait a few more weeks for their summer films to arrive.
Beloved star turns 84
The most popular and adored child star of all time, Shirley Temple, celebrated her 84th birthday on April 23.