1. Know Your Character Actor – Nat Pendleton

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    May 21, 2016 by smumcounty

    Nathaniel Greene Pendleton was born on August 9th, 1895 in Davenport Iowa but his family soon after moved to New …
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  2. Men Must Fight (1933)

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    April 17, 2016 by smumcounty

    Political movies are not a real genre these days. In our politically divided environment, studios can’t risk alienating large swaths …
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  3. Know Your Character Actor – Marjorie Main

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    February 24, 2016 by smumcounty

    Marjorie Main was born Mary Tomlinson on February 24th, 1890 in Acton Indiana. Marjorie caught the acting bug at an …
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  4. Tovarich (1937)

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    January 26, 2016 by smumcounty

    At first glance, Turner Classic Movies may seem like a godsend for classic film fanatics, and, indeed, it is, with …
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  5. Know Your Character Actor – Gene Lockhart

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    December 30, 2015 by smumcounty

    Eugene Lockhart was born in London, Ontario on July 18th, 1891. Gene displayed an interest in performing at an early …
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  6. Know Your Character Actor – Glenda Farrell

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    November 22, 2015 by smumcounty

    Glenda Farrell was born on June 30, 1901 in Enid, Oklahoma. Glenda claims her mother must have been a frustrated …
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  7. Shanghai Express (1932)

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    October 17, 2015 by smumcounty

    “Grand Hotel on a train.” That’s how they referred to “Shanghai Express” when it was released in 1932 the same …
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