Jezebel (1938) – A Dated Story with Wonderful Acting from Bette Davis

I watched this movie for Bette Davis. Also, the costumes. I was told this was the first quintessential American women's picture with its story and I was curious. So, I watched it. Summary: In 1852 New Orleans the socialite Julie Preston is engaged to banker Preston "Pres" Dillard who refuses to dance to her tune … Continue reading Jezebel (1938) – A Dated Story with Wonderful Acting from Bette Davis

Goodbye Christopher Robin – Sad, but a Needed Real Life Story

Goodbye childhood, would be a better title for this sad, sad film. And in a way it is, for both the audience watching this as well as the title character "Billy Moon" who for most of us has been Christopher Robin from the Winnie-the-Pooh books written by his father A. A. Milne. Then of course … Continue reading Goodbye Christopher Robin – Sad, but a Needed Real Life Story