Margaret Perry has created a “flash blogathon” in which she asks film lovers to “curate” our lives by talking about our classic film collections and related items. We are curators in our personal classic film home museums. Fun, eh?

The B Noir Detour Non-noir Film Museum, featuring my favorite stuff:

DVD collection: The Godzilla Collection

VHS collection: The Best of Ernie Kovacs

Favourite DVD: Ball of Fire

Favourite VHS: Young Frankenstein (first tape I ever bought)

Classic film related wall art: Italian poster for Sylvia Scarlett


Classic movie-related souvenir: 1975 press kit for The Stepford Wives


Object that once belonged to a classic film star: photo of Hepburn and Cukor shooting Sylvia Scarlett from Cukor’s own collection; the last picture he kept from the film. 

Classic film book collection: Cukor and more Cukor!


Favourite movie star biography/autobiography: Shelley, Also Known as Shirley