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Horney Horney Horney

Posted in FILM with tags , , , , on September 22, 2016 by dcairns


Over at The Notebook, I turn The Forgotten’s attention to SECRET LIVES by Edmond T. Greville, starring the divine Fräulein Horney (pictured).

Here, herr, here.

She so Horney

Posted in FILM with tags , , on September 16, 2016 by dcairns


Fiona came in as I was watching SECRET LIVES (1937). She asked what it was. I told her.

“From the director of BEAT GIRL,” I added, “starring….” Dramatic pause.

M. Greville, with fine timing, cut to a closeup of his leading lady.

“Brigitte Horney.”

Fiona leaned in for a closer look, paused every bit as dramatically as I had done, then made her pronouncement:


Pretty good comedy skills for a lady fighting clinical depression.