Top Banana

I grew up on reruns of many classic TV shows, but to this day I have never seen an episode of The Phil Silvers Show…or Bilko, as it was sometimes known. Yet Silvers was a familiar face to me. He made guest appearances on many other shows, from Gilligan’s Island to The Love Boat to…

Warner Archive New Releases – July 11, 2012

I was starting to get nervous that we’d have to go two weeks without any new releases from the Warner Archive…but here they are! – Rose-Marie (1936) – Maytime (1937) Forbidden Hollywood Collection Vol. 4 Includes: – Jewel Robbery (1932) – Lawyer Man (1932) – Man Wanted (1932) – They Call it Sin (1932) Forbidden…

Don’t Worry, We’ll Think of a Title

I never really experienced much of “The Dick Van Dyke Show” until my adult years.  Oh, it was on all the time when I was a kid…WGN Chicago, 6pm if I remember correctly.  But that was dinner time, which meant the TV was out of view.  But I do remember often tuning in long enough…