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Leonard Nimoy

A painter friend of mine, who became a little famous for his paintings, once told me “I’ll paint you a picture, I’ll paint your house, I’ll paint your car”. He was indeed a painter. This is the way I feel about Leonard Nimoy. Star Trek was usually on at 4 after I got home from school. I’m sure I know all the episodes by heart. Just to show you how not seriously Leonard Nimoy took himself, even in fame, he did things like this: It’s nice that Nimoy got to make his living being an actor. Invasion of the Body…

Crime

Kansas City Confidential (1952)

Kansas City Confidential is a 1952 black-and-white crime film directed by Phil Karlson and starring John Payne. Karlson and Payne teamed up a year later for another black-and-white film, this time a noir, titled 99 River Street, followed by a 1955 color film, Hell’s Island.

Classic TV

Sherlock Holmes (1954-55)

You can download these from here. This show is the only American production of a Sherlock series done in America. That is, anything that looks like Sir Arthur Conan Doyles vision of Sherlock.

Fathers Little Dividend (1951)

Father’s Little Dividend is a 1951 comedy film directed by Vincente Minnelli and starring Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett, and Elizabeth Taylor. The movie is the sequel to Father of the Bride (1950).

Comedy

Baby Face Morgan (1942)

Baby Face Morgan is a 1942 American comedy of errors crime film directed by Arthur Dreifuss. The film was a notable “B” effort for PRC (Producers Releasing Corporation). Jack Schwarz was producer, and Leon Fromkess, was listed as “in charge of production”.