GingerFilms NOW available for purchase!!!
Forever Female (DVD) - available July 22, 2014
Forever Female (Blu-ray) - available July 22, 2014
Magnificent Doll (DVD) - available August 19, 2014
Magnificent Doll (Blu-ray) - available August 19, 2014
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella (DVD only) - available September 9, 2014
This Day in GINGEROLOGY - September 19th - 23rd
1990: Ginger and Fred’s choreographer Hermes Pan died at the age of 79.
1892: Patricia Collinge, who starred with Ginger in the film “Tender Comrade”, was born in Dublin, Ireland.
1974: Walter Brennan, who starred with Ginger in the film “The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle”, died in Oxnard, California, at the age of 80.
Fall 1909: Lela Emogen Owens married William Eddins McMath.
1939 (per IMDb, TCM): “Fifth Avenue Girl” was released by RKO Radio.
1949: Sam Wood, who directed Ginger in the films “Kitty Foyle” and “Heartbeat”, died in Hollywood, California at the age of 66.
1989: Irving Berlin, who composed the film scores for the Ginger and Fred films “Top Hat”, “Follow the Fleet”, and “Carefree”, died in New York City, at the age of 101.
2012: TCM aired “Fifth Avenue Girl”.
Ginger on TV...
Next GingerFilm(s) (on TCM - all times Eastern):
October 12, 2014 @ 12:15 A.M. Kitty Foyle (108 min)
October 14, 2014 @ 12:00 A.M. Swing Time (103 min)
November 5, 2014 @ 12:45 P.M. Chance at Heaven (71 min)
November 9, 2014 @ 10:00 A.M. Shall We Dance (109 min)
Next GingerFilm(s) (on FXM Retro - all times Eastern):
September 20, 2014 @ 7:30 A.M. Roxie Hart (75 min)
Friday, November 16, 2012
ok, all y'all on Facebook...
But, I guess it couldn't HURT anything...so, stay tuned...but again, any input you may have regarding this issue would be greatly appreciated... for that matter, Twitter is an option as well...I REALLY don't understand that one...but, wouldn't it have just been INSANE to have Ginger 'tweeting' on her events during her heyday?
I may need an I.T. person before it's all said and done...
OK, well, a 'general Huey update'... I have a few 'deadlines' at work the next few weeks, so...posts may be a bit sparse until then...
The Roberta review will be most likely around the first weekend in December... which may be a neat time to 'kick off' the Christmas Season anyway (which, BTW, doesn't officially begin until AFTER Thanksgiving... so, STOP putting decorations up NOW, y'all... give Turkey Day your full attention!)
So, remember to extol the virtues of other forms of social media for Gingerology, as when I am 'cleared out' at work, G-ology will be given great attention by Hu...it MAY even be time for a bit of 'tweaking' here and there... nothing earth-shattering, tho...
So, until that splindiferous time,
It is my hope that I can continue to make 'G-ology' interesting and informative regarding the 'Beautiful Science' of VKM, which is SUCH a great topic!!! ...And remember, your comments are what make Gingerology click - so keep cranking them out!
Thanks again, JW