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Classic Woman-centric Movie Review: The Lodger (1944)

Hello, Persephoneers! Let’s celebrate the new look with a particular favorite classic film of mine, a historical thriller called The Lodger. This version of the film, based on Marie Belloc Lowndes’s novel of the same name, was made in 1944 and stars Merle Oberon, George Sanders, and Laird Cregar.

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Classic Woman-centric Movie Review: “Wuthering Heights” (1939)

Happy Friday, Persephoneers! I’ll admit that I’m in the mood for a sweeping love story, so this weekend’s movie pick is Wuthering Heights, made in 1939, which stars Laurence Olivier, Merle Oberon, and David Niven and was directed by William Wyler.

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Classic Woman-Centric Movie Review: “The Scarlet Pimpernel” (1934)

They seek him here, they seek him there, Those Frenchies seek him everywhere. Is he in heaven or is he in hell, That demmed, elusive pimpernel?