Camille

Camille (1936) Director: George Cukor Camille is an elegant and beautiful MGM film starring Greta Garbo, and showcasing the heights of classic cinema in the 1930s. It is a story of a love-triangle, based on an 1842 story by Alexandre Dumas fils (the Younger), La Dame aux Camélias ("The Lady with the Camellias"). He wrote the story at … Continue reading Camille

Curly Top

Curly Top (1935) Director: Irving Cummings Curly Top is a classic Shirley Temple film - one of her best. It features one of her best known sing-a-long songs: "Animal Crackers In My Soup." It was one of the best box office draws of 1935. The script is based on a 1912 story called "Daddy Long-Legs" and … Continue reading Curly Top

The Littlest Rebel

The Littlest Rebel (1935) Director: David Butler The film is a beautiful and classically heart-warming tale of a Southern plantation family during the American Civil War. It was released in 1935, and became a top box-office film, along with Shirley Temple's signature performance in Curly Top, which was also released in 1935. Shirley Temple stars alongside Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, the … Continue reading The Littlest Rebel