Houdini

Growing up in the Chicago area we had a program that aired on Sunday afternoons called Family Classics. The kindly host Frazier Thomas, who also was on Bozo’s Circus, would introduce the films sitting in a big chair in front of a fireplace. I’m pretty sure that I saw a portion of today’s movie on…

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…