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A Hidden Classic On TCM Tonight

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Tonight on Turner Classic Movies they are showing the William Wyler film Dodsworth from 1936. Starring Walter Huston, giving a truly amazing and touching performance, Ruth Chatterton, and Mary Astor, this is an often overlooked film. Having caught it on TCM one night (maybe 6 or 7 years ago) with host Robert Osborne saying it was one of his favorite films I knew I had to give it a chance. I am so happy I did because over the years the film has grown more important to me and is also becoming one of my personal favorites.¬† A film that in many ways was before its time. A look at marriage, growing older, losing and finding love, where we belong in life and where we think we belong. It is funny, dramatic, heartbreaking, and touching. Do yourself a favor and watch it. You may thank me for it. Then tell […]