Saturday, April 12, 2014

Diamonds & Gold Blogathon: The men

So here we are - this is part one of the blogathon, where all day today, I'll post the links to the pieces about the men. All you gotta do is put your link in the comments section and I'll put them up onto this page for all to see. If your post is about the women, Paddy will take them beginning tomorrow.

On behalf of Paddy and myself, I want to once again thank everybody who's participating, everyone who tweeted about it, everyone who linked to it on Facebook - seriously, this is the first blogathon I've had a hand in running that was not only this big, but this well promoted, and I truly, truly appreciate all the support.

In case you missed it, here's my post, on the movie Cocoon.

Ride the High Country (McCrea, Scott, Buchanan) - Caftan Woman
Charade (Cary Grant) - The Man on the Flying Trapeze
True Grit (John Wayne) - Ramblings of a Cinephile
Bunny Lake is Missing (Laurence Olivier) - Movie Classics
Dr. Cook's Garden (Bing Crosby) - A Trip Down Memory Lane
The Toll Gate (William S. Hart) - Movies Silently
Witness for the Prosecution (Charles Laughton) - Tales of the Easily Distracted
Inherit the Wind (Tracy, March) - Critica Retro (Google Translate required)
Venus (Peter O'Toole) - A Person in the Dark
The Ox-Bow Incident (Harry Davenport) - Thrilling Days of Yesteryear

AND HERE ARE THE LADIES.

7 comments:

  1. Saddled up and riding the high country:
    http://caftanwoman.blogspot.ca/2014/04/the-diamonds-and-gold-blogathon-ride.html

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  2. Hi, Rich -- Here's my post on "Charade" and Cary Grant. Thanks for the chance to participate!

    http://moviedavid.blogspot.com/2014/04/my-diamonds-and-gold-blogathon-entry.html

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  3. Here's my post on Laurence Olivier in 'Bunny Lake Is Missing':

    http://movieclassics.wordpress.com/2014/04/12/bunny-lake-is-missing-otto-preminger-1965/

    Thanks to both of you for organising this!

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  4. Can't wait to start reading!

    Here is my review of The Toll Gate, starring William S. Hart.
    http://moviessilently.com/2014/04/12/the-toll-gate-1920-a-silent-film-review/

    Thanks so much for hosting!

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  5. Here is my post for Bette Davis in Whatever Happened to Baby Jane,

    http://www.classicmoviehub.com/blog/the-diamonds-and-gold-blogathon-bette-davis-and-the-baby-jane-paradox/

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  6. Rich, my apologies...I just realized I completely forgot about the blogathon! It's just as well though, I never did tell you who was my choice. It looks like you had a great turn out anyway and there are alot of great choices..I'm going to read some of them now. Sorry about missing the event...I was just too distracted this whole month.

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  7. It's alright... like you said, we did get a good turnout. Maybe next time?

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