1947 Blogathon: Day 2 Recap

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It’s been another wonderful day celebrating the films of 1947, with many bloggers investigating crime and noir, while others highlight comedy and foreign cinema. Lots of memorable stories and performances to enjoy in this collection of posts:

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Now Voyaging: The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer

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Vienna’s Classic Hollywood: Boomerang! 

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Fights, Tights and Movie Nights: Dick Tracy’s Dilemma

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Everything Noir: Born to Kill

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Love Letters to Old Hollywood: This Time for Keeps

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Brian Camp’s Film & Anime Blog:  Postwar Hope and Despair in One Wonderful Sunday and Violence

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The Fluff is Raging: Odd Man Out 

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Book ’em, Danno!: The October Man 

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In The Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood: Dark Passage

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Twenty Four Frames: Framed

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Portraits by Jenni: They Won’t Believe Me!

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The Stop Button: Out of the Past

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Movie Classics: Angel and the Badman

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Back to Golden Days: Nightmare Alley

That’s today’s group of 1947 movies, catch up on yesterday’s posts here, and…

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~ by shadowsandsatin on July 14, 2015.

4 Responses to “1947 Blogathon: Day 2 Recap”

  1. Thanks again for this blogathon; I’ve found some great blogs

  2. My favorite of this group is The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer! I can’t count how many times I’ve watched it! Also love Angel and the Badman. I thought Tyrone Power was great in Nightmare Alley even though it’s not one of my favorites!

    • Thank you so much for reading, and for your comment. I will have to check out Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer — I’ve only seen bits and pieces. Same with Angel and the Badman — and I LOVE Gail Russell. I totally agree with your assessment of Tyrone Power — he was awesome in Nightmare Alley — his best performance, in my opinion.

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