Forgotten Filmcast Episode 87: Tony Rome

On the new episode of the Forgotten Filmcast Todd is joined by Raquel Stecher from Out of the Past to look at a detective flick staring Frank Sinatra…1967’s Tony Rome. Download the Show: iTunes Podomatic Your Listen Show Notes: Out of the Past Raquel on Twitter Movies Discussed: Tony RomeTony Rome The Young Girls of…

The Pride and the Passion

I know that Frank Sinatra appeared in a lot of movies, but I never think of him as a movie star. His role in Guys and Dolls makes sense. After all, it’s a musical and he was a singer. He doesn’t sing in The Manchurian Candidate, but he’s well suited to that role. I definitely…

Harper

The DVD I got a hold of for the 1966 film “Harper” features an introduction by TCM’s resident host Robert Osbourne. During this intro he dispenses several bits of trivia about the film, including the fact that Frank Sinatra was originally lined up to play the lead in the film, which was based on the…