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  1. Book Review: "Preston Sturges's Vision of America"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 |

    Author Jay Rozgonyi offers critical analyses of fourteen Preston Sturges films, including "The Power and the Glory" , "Diamond Jim" , "Easy Living" , "Remember the Night" , "The Great McGinty" , "Christmas in July' , "The Lady Eve" , "Sullivan's Travels" , "The Palm Beach Story" , "The Great Moment" , "The Miracle of Morgan's Creek" , "Hail The Conquering Hero" , "The Sin of Harold Diddlebock" , and "The Beautiful Blonde From Bashful Bend" . With these movies, the author examines the various concepts Sturges offers, usually through humor, in his presentations of different visions of America.


  2. Classic Hollywood Throwback Thursday Featuring Henry FondaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Socialite Life

    ... school class room. Before joining the navy to fight in WWII, Henry made one of my favorite of his movie, 1941's The Lady Eve . While I love serious Henry, comedy Henry is pretty much perfection (see Yours, Mine and Ours and Sex and the Single Girl ...


  3. Film Friday: Preston Sturges' 'The Palm Beach Story'...Read the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... on his resume, Sturges would go on to create a series of successful comedies, a streak rarely equaled. While The Lady Eve and Sullivan's Travels (remarkably, both released within 1941) are recognized as his best works, I have a soft spot for 1942's ...


  4. Tonight it's "Christmas in July"Read the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Power Line

    ... his admirers came to call "the Sturges touch." He is best known for The Great McGinty , The Palm Beach Story , The Lady Eve and Sullivan's Travels , masterpieces all, the last of which received the homage of the Coen brothers in the title of their ...


  5. Movies This Week: August 1-7, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Slackerwood

    ... over the Essential Cinema series for August ( Elizabeth's preview ), kicking off with a 35mm screening of The Lady Eve on Thursday night. Henry Fonda and Charles Coburn also star in this 1941 classic by Preston Sturges. The Paramount Summer Classic ...


  6. Subverting the CodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... But the most delicious pies to the eye of the Code can be found in the series' screwball-comedy bookends, The Lady Eve and Ball of Fire . They're both about a street-tough dame who wins over an egghead one she nicknames Hopsy, the other Pottsy but ...


  7. AFS Essential Cinema: Stanwyck in Her PrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Slackerwood

    ... all time and the selection of films here is designed to show off her comic gifts ( Ball of Fire and especially The Lady Eve ), her ability to bring real feeling to dramatic roles ( Internes Can't Take Money ) -- and, for kicks, we are showing a film ...


  8. A swellegantly tall orderRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | Financial Times

    ... "Can you get white avalanche roses, 90cm? Might they have some that are 1m 20?" I am thinking of the roses in The Lady Eve with Barbara Stanwyck that are so tall they have to be plonked in an umbrella stand. "Ninety centimetres then," I say, "90 is ...


  9. Barbara Stanwyck: The Real Best Actress of 1941Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 |

    ... to Henry Fonda's smitten ale-heir-turned-Ophiologist Charles Pike in Preston Sturges' 1941 screwball classic, The Lady Eve . The question is asked as the contents of her wardrobe are on display (and the sultry delivery let's us know that Jean is ...


  10. Greater Morristown weekend preview: Stuff to do with MomRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | Morristown Green

    ... week, a trio of con artists target the heir of a brewery for his money - and then one of them falls in love. The Lady Eve refreshments will be served. This program is supported through funding from the Friends of the Morristown & Morris Township ...