While Duke’s (Ralph Cooper) luck gets better with the medicine show, Ethel’s (Lena Horne) gets worse up North. Can he save her and work his musical magic in the big city? Part 2 of 2. First posted November 16, 2009.
Lena Horne made her film debut in this “race movie” as a singer with a chance at the big time, but only if her show producer boyfriend (Ralph Cooper) sacrifices their relationship. 1938. Part 1 of 2. First posted November 9, 2009.
Original Movie @ Internet Archive
Movie Info @ IMDB
Tyler Perry on 60 Minutes (article below video)
Important Films On Race @ Time
“Race films” @ Wikipedia
Ralph Cooper Obituary @ New York Times
Amateur Night at the Apollo
Henry (Charles Laughton) moves into later life with fifth wife Catherine Howard (Binnie Barnes), who has everything she wants – including the love of Thomas Culpeper (Robert Donat), which may prove her undoing. Part 3 of 3. First posted November 2, 2009.
As Katherine Howard (Binnie Barnes) waits for her chance to be Queen, Henry (Charles Laughton) must first contend with Anne of Cleves (Elsa Lanchester), who schemes to get out of the marriage without losing her head. Part 2 of 3. First posted October 26, 2009.
In his Academy Award-winning performance, Charles Laughton stars as the notorious King, who continues his quest for male heirs while his second wife Anne Boleyn (Merle Oberon) faces execution. 1933. Part 1 of 3. First posted October 9, 2009.
In this classic tv episode, Ozzie Nelson tries not to over-schedule himself over the holiday season, and fails miserably. Can his family pick up the slack? First aired 1956. First posted December 17, 2012.
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Original Episode @ Internet Archive
Previous Ozzie Episodes @ MFTB
Tracy Nelson @ IMDB
Described Video @ YouTube!
In the thumbnail for the YouTube video, Ozzie sits with an older woman, both laden with packages.