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by donnie
Sat Jan 20, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Silent Photoplay
Topic: Literature That Glorifies the Photoplay
Replies: 42
Views: 664

Re: Literature That Glorifies the Photoplay

Yes, a little psychology might have worked! :lol:

What are "slats"? Ribs, maybe?
by donnie
Fri Jan 19, 2018 10:17 pm
Forum: Silent Photoplay
Topic: Favorite photos of silent stars
Replies: 256
Views: 4096

Re: Favorite photos of silent stars

Hmmm... Max Linder?

Er, make that one Harold Lloyd. The gif wasn’t running when I looked before and the mustache misled me. :)
by donnie
Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:29 pm
Forum: Old Time Radio
Topic: Speed Gibson of the International Secret Police
Replies: 2
Views: 12

Re: Speed Gibson of the International Secret Police

Finally got around to downloading this—through episode 2 as well.
by donnie
Thu Jan 18, 2018 9:04 am
Forum: Classic Television
Topic: Ethel and Albert
Replies: 5
Views: 25

Re: Ethel and Albert

Yes, Lynch, sorry. Yes, now that you mention it, that lady looks extremely familiar, as well. She looks a lot like Bea Benaderet, though I don't think it is.
by donnie
Wed Jan 17, 2018 11:18 pm
Forum: Classic Television
Topic: Ethel and Albert
Replies: 5
Views: 25

Re: Ethel and Albert

Peg Ryan reminds me of someone else—another actress—but I can’t think who it is. I can picture her so clearly—irritates me that I can’t identify her.
by donnie
Wed Jan 17, 2018 9:09 pm
Forum: Classic Television
Topic: Ethel and Albert
Replies: 5
Views: 25

Re: Ethel and Albert

I enjoyed that. Oddly, I had never heard of this show. The writing seemed to be good and they had a good rapport with each other. I love Margaret Hamilton. It's always a pleasure to see her. Man, I'd love to have one of those Sunbeam Coffee Master electric drip makers in the commercial at the beginn...
by donnie
Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: Welcome New Members!
Topic: Welcome New Members!
Replies: 28
Views: 521

Re: Welcome New Members!

Welcome, Retro!
by donnie
Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:41 pm
Forum: Old Time Radio
Topic: Magic Island
Replies: 70
Views: 561

Re: Magic Island

Yes, indeed! :D
by donnie
Mon Jan 15, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Old Time Radio
Topic: Magic Island
Replies: 70
Views: 561

Re: Magic Island

Done! That was certainly a surprising turn of events with G47 at the end, wasn't it? I don't think his peaceful "transformation" is too believable, considering how disdainful and threatening he was to them at the beginning. And it's certainly ironic that the young people are now going to be taking c...
by donnie
Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: Old Time Radio
Topic: Magic Island
Replies: 70
Views: 561

Re: Magic Island

I'm only through 124. Will listen some more tonight, probably. I liked Johnson's voice, too. It sounds pleasant, but a little unusual because all his words are formed in the front of his mouth.