|Margaret with the hat, found at examiner.com|
@jlundenberger) and got to meet his lovely partner, Ed.
After getting settled we were introduced to the wonderful and amazing Robert Osborne. I'm sure many people feel this way, but just seeing him makes me happy. He stood at a snazzy podium and welcomed us to the festival and then introduced the lovely Shirley Jones. She looked so cute and was very energetic and seemed happy to be there. I didn't know what to expect, since she had backed out of the festival a couple of times in the past. But she was really quite lovely.
Carousel. He had worked on all the pre-production work and recordings, but after discovering that every scene was to be shot twice, due to the 2 different formats Sinatra left the production. Shirley had never talked to Frank about it, but wondered if that was the real reason that he quit. She shared with us that she learned very recently that the real reason Frank left the production was because of Ava Gardner.
Alright, that does it for day 1, part 2: The Movie. Tune in next time for: Day 2, which will include- The Thin Man, Touch of Evil, A Matter of Life and Death, Double Indemnity, and Blazing Saddles