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by howard
22 Aug 2019, 11:25
Forum: TALKING ABOUT DORIS DAY
Topic: Chatting about Doris...
Replies: 196
Views: 72421

Re: Chatting about Doris...

Had a wonderful time yesterday viewing "Love Me or Leave Me" on the big screen. It was part of the four part Wednesday matinee series of Doris films. I missed the first two - "Pillow Talk" and "Lover, Come Back" because I had already seen them at a neighborhood theatre last year. But it's a wonderfu...
by howard
21 Aug 2019, 11:30
Forum: TALKING ABOUT DORIS DAY
Topic: Chatting about Doris...
Replies: 196
Views: 72421

Re: Chatting about Doris...

Glad to have you on board, Docwheels. You wrote "just something about seeing and hearing her that makes me feel optimistic." That hits the nail right on the head. As a child, I needed some positivity in my life, and just being in this lady's company, made me feel just a little bit brighter. Bottom l...
by howard
13 Aug 2019, 18:09
Forum: TALKING ABOUT DORIS DAY
Topic: Chatting about Doris...
Replies: 196
Views: 72421

Chatting about Doris...

Film Comment Magazine on Doris Day The current issue of Film Comment features a lovely tribute to Doris: "To get something of the measure of the emotional investment that Doris Day was capable of as a screen actress, just look at one particular scene she plays in a Marrakech hotel room in The Man Wh...
by howard
02 Aug 2019, 17:03
Forum: TALKING ABOUT DORIS DAY
Topic: FOUR DORIS DAY FILMS TO SCREEN AT NEW BEVERLY CINEMA
Replies: 3
Views: 3583

FOUR DORIS DAY FILMS TO SCREEN AT NEW BEVERLY CINEMA

Calling all Los Angeles residents or fans that are close by: Four Doris Day films will be shown on Wednesday matinees during the month of August at the New Beverly Cinema (owned by Quentin Tarantino). Here's the press release in part outlining the schedule: A real treat for cinephiles is a monthlong...
by howard
31 Jul 2019, 11:15
Forum: TALKING ABOUT DORIS DAY
Topic: Remembering Doris Day (on Twitter)
Replies: 25
Views: 18150

Re: Remembering Doris Day (on Twitter)

Here are a few more tributes, I hadn't seen before: rose mcgowan From Pillow Talk to Teacher’s Pet, from That Touch of Mink to The Man Who Knew Too Much, Doris Day was an extraordinary talent and humanitarian. I’m so sad she’s no longer on this planet. We’ve lost a great. #DorisDay  Dana Delany As ...
by howard
27 Jul 2019, 13:20
Forum: THE MUSIC OF DORIS DAY
Topic: Les Brown, Jr. on Doris Day and a new recording!
Replies: 23
Views: 6155

Les Brown, Jr. on Doris Day and a new recording!

Just discovered this recent YouTube video of Les Brown, Jr. talking about Doris during the big band days, and even more interesting, he's working on a new DD project. Here's the link:

https://youtu.be/AgtrceAy2v0
by howard
25 Jul 2019, 10:58
Forum: TALKING ABOUT DORIS DAY
Topic: The Doris Day Forum
Replies: 68
Views: 22578

Re: The Doris Day Forum

I'm so grateful to you, Bryan for maintaining this fabulous web site for all these years. My day would be incomplete without at least one look each and every morning. The photos, facts, music, etc. have made this an incredibly valuable tool for us fans and for researchers alike. It must have taken a...
by howard
23 Jul 2019, 19:29
Forum: TALKING ABOUT DORIS DAY
Topic: IndieWire article about Doris Day
Replies: 2
Views: 3071

IndieWire article about Doris Day

Just discovered this lovely Indie Wire article, dated May 13: Doris Day Dies at 97: Her Gifts Were Underestimated, But Her Artistic Legacy Is Vast Day's work as a singer and an actress simply hasn't been celebrated enough. She was a titanic talent. Christian Blauvelt May 13, 2019 11:16 am Doris Day ...
by howard
14 Jul 2019, 12:19
Forum: TALKING ABOUT DORIS DAY
Topic: US Bill To Honor Doris Day
Replies: 4
Views: 3566

Re: US Bill To Honor Doris Day

Thanks for the link, Michael!
by howard
11 Jul 2019, 10:36
Forum: THE FILMS OF DORIS DAY
Topic: Teacher's Pet
Replies: 86
Views: 77046

Re: Teacher's Pet

I totally agree with Santopietro. Teacher's Pet is one of my favorites!
by howard
03 Jul 2019, 20:22
Forum: TALKING ABOUT DORIS DAY
Topic: Remembering Doris Day (on Twitter)
Replies: 25
Views: 18150

NY SOCIAL DIARY - REMEMBERING DORIS DAY

Not sure - I may have posted this a while back, but this Denis Ferera tribute is worth another look: Remembering Doris Day GUEST DIARY• BY: DENIS FERRARA TEN cents a dance, that’s what they pay me Gosh how they weigh me down Ten cents a dance, pansies and rough guys
Tough guys who tear my gown
 Seve...
by howard
03 Jul 2019, 18:20
Forum: THE MUSIC OF DORIS DAY
Topic: Chicago Tribune article - DD great jazz singer
Replies: 2
Views: 1430

Chicago Tribune article - DD great jazz singer

Music lover, you're going to appreciate this! Why Doris Day reigns as one of the great jazz singers  By HOWARD REICH | CHICAGO TRIBUNE | JUL 03, 2019 | 8:52 AM Forget, for a moment, Doris Day’s famously bubbly persona in lighthearted Hollywood comedies and TV shows. Forget, too, her image as a purv...
by howard
02 Jul 2019, 14:30
Forum: TALKING ABOUT DORIS DAY
Topic: Remembering Doris Day (on Twitter)
Replies: 25
Views: 18150

Re: Remembering Doris Day (on Twitter)

Thanks. 1305! Wow!
by howard
01 Jul 2019, 15:14
Forum: TALKING ABOUT DORIS DAY
Topic: Remembering Doris Day (on Twitter)
Replies: 25
Views: 18150

Re: Remembering Doris Day (on Twitter)

Just posted a YouTube video tribute to Doris ... so far, in just a day and a half - 905 views - WOW! Here's the link:

https://youtu.be/BQleqDMXAbk
by howard
01 Jul 2019, 15:03
Forum: TALKING ABOUT DORIS DAY
Topic: Remembering Doris Day (on Twitter)
Replies: 25
Views: 18150

Re: Remembering Doris Day (on Twitter)

Just discovered a couple of lovely quotes from Brian May (Queen) and Elton John: BIG 95 MORNING SHOW Brian May and Elton John say goodbye to Doris Day posted by Dewayne Wells - May 15, 2019 Like Paul McCartney and Eric Clapton, Brian May was also a fan of Doris Day, who died on Monday at age 97. And...
by howard
24 Jun 2019, 14:02
Forum: OFF TOPICS
Topic: Favourite Movie Musicals - Top 5
Replies: 7
Views: 3982

Re: Favourite Movie Musicals - Top 5

I love them both. "Good News" is a lot of fun - there are some great dance numbers in it.
by howard
23 Jun 2019, 13:05
Forum: OFF TOPICS
Topic: Favourite Movie Musicals - Top 5
Replies: 7
Views: 3982

Re: Favourite Movie Musicals - Top 5

I've got five other titles which could easily be my top five as well as the others I've listed above:

Funny Girl
Good News
Funny Face
Pal Joey
Yentl
by howard
23 Jun 2019, 13:02
Forum: TALKING ABOUT DORIS DAY
Topic: Remembering Doris Day (on Twitter)
Replies: 25
Views: 18150

Re: Remembering Doris Day (on Twitter)

Bryan: I thought I had tweeted a photo of Doris on the set of "Caprice," but I don't see it there. Have you seen it?
by howard
22 Jun 2019, 11:04
Forum: OFF TOPICS
Topic: Favourite Movie Musicals - Top 5
Replies: 7
Views: 3982

Re: Favourite Movie Musicals - Top 5

Here are my five:

Meet Me in St. Louis
Easter Parade
Love Me or Leave Me
Pajama Game
Singin' in the Rain
by howard
17 Jun 2019, 19:52
Forum: OFF TOPICS
Topic: Let Us Remember
Replies: 403
Views: 179335

Re: Let Us Remember

Here's DD with Jeff Chandler at a SHARE charity benefit:


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by howard
17 Jun 2019, 13:24
Forum: DORIS DAY PHOTOS
Topic: 2019 Doris Day pictures
Replies: 479
Views: 137380

Re: 2019 Doris Day pictures

Interesting about Carson. Thanks, Paul.
by howard
17 Jun 2019, 13:22
Forum: TALKING ABOUT DORIS DAY
Topic: Forum Banners 2019-2020
Replies: 670
Views: 197727

Re: Forum Banners 2019

Great banner - be still my heart - so lovely!
by howard
15 Jun 2019, 14:04
Forum: DORIS DAY PHOTOS
Topic: 2019 Doris Day pictures
Replies: 479
Views: 137380

Re: 2019 Doris Day pictures

Great photo of Carson and DD. Thanks so much!