jazzing up your lingerie in 1931

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it’s friday, time to kick back. i’m watching ‘the smiling lieutenant’ and didn’t realize how deep and twisted it is till i googled the film just now. pre codes are so much fun. here’s a review of the film by someone who went in for real analysis:

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claudette colbert teaches her nemesis how to get her mojo back in a classic moment on the piano in the clip below:

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as one woman realizes she’s lost her love

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she gives the other courage to see that she has what it takes to be his girl.

‘it happened one night’ is on next. so cute. have a great weekend!

February 6, 2016. Films.

2 Comments

  1. Ann Wilhelm replied:

    Loved the title of your post….You are an excellent and engaging writer!

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  2. SandyHibbard replied:

    This is so great! Thanks for sharing the movie, love these pre-code movies…

    Sandy Hibbard Sandy Hibbard Creative, Inc. 214-208-3987 sandy@sandyhibbardcreative.com sandyhibbardcreative.com

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