Monday, April 14, 2014

Cheer Detergent Commercial (1955)

Classic commercial for Cheer Detergent dating back to 1955. It features a mom, her daughter and the new puppy. The puppy soon walks on fresh clean laundry that requires mom to wash everything with Cheer. Cheer features "Blue Magic Whitener" which gets clothes their cleanest. The tagline for this spot is "Get Your Wash so Clean, So White. You Don't Need Bluing or Bleach".

Thursday, April 10, 2014

The Undying Monster- Movie Trailer (1942)

The Undying Monster is a 1942 horror movie starring James Ellison, Heather Angel, John Howard, and Bramwell Fletcher. It centers around a werewolf who terrorizes members of the aristocratic Hammond family. An investigator looks for a link between the werewolf and the family and comes to a frightening conclusion. This film was released on November 27, 1942.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Faithful in My Fashion- Movie Clip (1946)

In this clip from the 1946 film Faithful in My Fashion, Jean Kendrick (Donna Reed) is seen cooking when a group of kids come over for band practice. Among the kids, Dwayne Hickman is seen playing the trombone. He later starred in The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis. Timmie Hawkins is the small child playing the piccolo. Hawkins later played in Singin' in the Rain (1952), The Show-Off (1946) and On the Town (1949).


Moving Aweigh- Popeye (1944)

In this classic animated short, Popeye and his friend Shorty get a telegram that Olive wants to move. They rent a truck & turn up at Olive's place to help out. The madness begins when they pull up to the apartment and hit a police car. Then Popeye has several more encounters with the cop. This animation was released on September 22, 1944.