Further Selections From My Collection of View-Master Reels
Beguilement from boredom, kindling for dreams, such were View-Master reels in my yester-youth. This packet dates from the mid-'60s, though I didn't acquire it until the 1970s, when the reedy skyscrapers of this romantic view began to be obliterated by bigger and boxier buildings. As would be expected in Hollywood, the design of stage sets is far more concerned with holding an audience than with historical accuracy, resulting in architectural mash-ups like Grauman's Chinese Theater. This…
MANNIX: THE FOURTH SEASON ~ DVD!
MANNIX: FOURTH SEASON ~ DVD! ONE OF MY PERENNIAL FAVORITE PRIVATE EYE SHOWS, MANNIX HAD PLENTY OF ACTION, OFTEN UNIQUE (CERTAINLY AT THE TIME) PLOTS, AND A FABULOS LALO SCHIFRIN SOUNDTRACK. YOU’VE ALSO GOT THE TREMENDOUS PRESENCE OF MICK CONNORS AS MANNIX AND GAIL FISHER (ONE OF THE FIRST AFRICAN-AMERICAN ACTRESSES TO HAVE A REGULAR SERIES ROLE) AS HIS LOYAL SECRETARY PEGGY FAIR. MANNIX: THE FOURTH SEASON DVD BOX SET IS DUE FOR RELEASE JANUARY 4, 2011. FOR MORE CLICK HERE
Where Love Has Gone is a 1964 drama film made by Embassy Pictures , Joseph E. Levine Productions and Paramount Pictures. It was directed by Edward Dmytryk and produced by Joseph E. Levine from a screenplay by John Michael Hayes based on the novel of the same name by Harold Robbins. The music score was by Walter Scharf, the cinematography by Joseph MacDonald and the costume design by Edith Head. The film stars Susan Hayward and Bette Davis with Mike Connors, Joey Heatherton, Jane Greer, etc