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"martha jane canary" Discussed on WGN Radio
"Requested about my dad who is apparently these Sophie b Hawkins presidents of the fan club. Two for Tuesday closing out this morning. We'll do it again next Tuesday. Welcome back everybody. How you doing? We are live in the AllState skyline studio coming up at five o'clock, Steve Grzanich and the opening bell. It six it's Steve Cochran with the morning drive and coming up the stories that matter with Vic Vaughn in the northwestern medicine newsroom. Welcome back everybody. We are remembering door stay who passed away at the age of ninety seven. A couple of days ago had an incredible career. And, you know, singer entertainer, comedian, terrific actress, and she was an activist as well. And we remembering some of the some of the movies that she did me as a kid I fell in love with her in like big time crush in glass bottom boat, and I think mostly ended with her wardrobe. All right. Yeah. Have you seen what she looks like in that movie? I have the internet and take a look take take a look just just Google door stay glass bottom boat, and then hit image. And she was she was an attractive woman, man. Very attractive woman. As a little kid. I was just sitting in front of the TV going. Wow. So three one too many fond memories of watching Doris day movies with my mom. It feels like she died all over again. I'm sorry to hear that those were the kind of movies, you what these were on. You know, these were on a lot during the day, you know, like on the weekends. They'd be on like a Sunday afternoon. It was that kind of movie that you would see on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon, usually on channel thirty two or channel nine or something. Four seventy since I loved doors day pillow talk with rock. Hudson was amazing that seems to be the go-to. I didn't even realize she got nominated for an Academy Award for that movie. And that that is quite a wardrobe. Yeah. Is that is that generations slave laya? Yeah. Pretty much. Yeah. That's pretty much. What it is six three. Oh area coach says Doris day, and please don't eat the daisies. Yes. Which then turned into a TV show. And please don't eat the daisies is among all of those movies that she did, you know in the fifties and sixties that were very sort of relationship based and so. She was a singer and actress known for her wholesome sunny screen presence day was a major movie star in the fifties. And sixties I as a dynamic leading lady during the golden age of the Hollywood musical, and then his love interest to rugged leading men like rock Hudson and Cary Grant, and several suggested screwball sex comedies like pillow talk in that touch of mink. As the public's taste and entertainment changed in the seventies shifting towards gritty realism and adult themes days, popularity declined. She went into semi retirement after wrapping up the fifth season of the Doris day show, the sitcom in nineteen seventy three. The five performances run the gamut that we pick here. And here's what here's what they say that you should check out. This is this is available on all your streaming places. My dream is yours. This is from nineteen forty nine day arrived in Hollywood relatively late for a starlet debut as an actress in her late twenties after successful career as a recording artist and nightclub attraction in her first three feature films. She played opposite. The comedian Jack Carson providing a bubbly counterpoint to the actors slick talking cynicism. The best of these early movies. Is my dream is yours in which day. Played a talented unknown singer who becomes an overnight sensation zippy and colorful with lots of songs to showcase days voice and her winning personality the picture hits a peak with a partially animated dream sequence in which she lied dances with Bugs Bunny. Another great performance for you to check out is calamity, Jane, which is a classic while many of days early films found her playing variations of the same type likeable young singer with a puckish sense of humor. She began to stretch herself in the fifties taking on an occasional dramatic role as well as starring in musicals where that were more broadly comic she had one of her most biggest one of her biggest hits in nineteen Fifty-three with calamity Jane, playing them to tortuously free-spirited frontier woman, Martha Jane canary day looks like she's having a ball it up in the Buckskins opposite Howard, keel wild Bill hickok, the movies also notable for featuring the Oscar winning song and chart topping hit secret love. Here's Lin on WGN island. I have to watch every year every year Christmas, if it's real happy, but she couldn't have been more beautiful more misstep waiting for Natura lachey great songs in there. But she also sings in there. She was absolutely gorgeous in there. And I loved her over since she's she was beautiful. She was truly truly beautiful and. Thank you. Remembering a young at heart. Another movie that that people watch on a regular basis that features the beautiful in the great Doris day. If you guys have any memories, Doris day members or movies or anything that you love about three one two nine eight one seven two hundred and they also recommend. They also recommends the New York Times, by the way. Who are making these recommendations of performances in movies that you can that. You can definitely check out online. And of course, they pick the man who knew too much which like I said, I hosted a screening of on the big screen digitally remastered a few weeks back, and it was so great to see that on the big screen and her performance is really really terrific. And as I said, it's the emotional core of the entire movie two years after calamity Jane date performed another Oscar winning song in case Ross awry in Alfred Hitchcock's remake of his own nineteen thirty four thriller. The man who knew too much in the new version day plays a professional singer who's on vacation in Morocco with her family when her husband played by Jimmy Stewart gets drawn into a complicated and dangerous assassination. Plot case becomes central to the story in a riveting climactic scene that gives the actress the chance to add layers of tension in motion to the kind of character that that point she'd been playing repeatedly for years, and the payoff is magnificent. Then of course, we have pillow talk from nineteen Fifty-nine mentioned many times. Mentioned too many times as we've been memory remembering her many of days contemporaries, joked about her prim reputation, one of the popular punch lines as we mentioned before was I knew Doris day before she was a virgin, but that image was essential to the success of the sex comedy genre. That she popularized in the early sixties the fun fizzy pillow talk released in nineteen Fifty-nine is both the prototype for the hits that followed in days. Best movie as a strong willed career gal who inadvertently falls in love with. They rakish playboy played by rock. Hudson day conveys, both a commitment to bedrock moral values and undeniable yearning to be hugged him smooch into by a total dream boat. The deep humanity of their characters still resonates with women and men pillow talk. I haven't seen in years. I'd love to to to to see that one. Again. It's been a very long time since I've seen pillow talk. And they choose the doors day show. You can stream this on Amazon. It's also on YouTube the the door stay show in her autobiography day admitted she never intended to start a sitcom, and especially not for what would end up being the last five years of her career is working actress her husband Martin Melcher made the.
"martha jane canary" Discussed on 600 WREC
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"martha jane canary" Discussed on Miss Information: A Trivia Podcast
"The blue sky mausoleum is one of three Frank Lloyd Wright memorial sculptures in the world. Yeah. Have you seen it? I have not seen it in person. Because when I was there they had was that two thousand four. Yeah. They had the. Darwin Martin house that I was interning yet. They were like, oh, yeah. This just went up because I think I was I was entering their two thousand six so no, I didn't actually get to go and see. It force lawn is very big my dad used to run through there when we still lived in the buffalo in the city of buffalo. He would go run through there because it's Frederick olmsted designed park slash cemetery. And it's very beautiful. And there are a lot of famous people there, and I'm sure you will mention one of them. I will tell you include president Millard, Fillmore politician. Shirley, Chisholm singer, Rick James. Yes, Anson Goodyear. The first president of MoMA Darwin d Martin said Willis carrier, the inventor of air conditioning, and many many many many mayors of buffalo. I'm looking through the list, and they're just like little blow. Maybe you're buffalo. Yeah. We'll Rick James. I one day. I went out there. And I was like bitch. I'm gonna find that Rick James. Like tombstone forest lawn from what I remembered does not have the have a map like full out map. But they don't have like here is where. That kind of thing. So you have to kind of find it, and I was expecting more from Rick James state like I was expecting to be like covered in glitter be like flashy. It was just like a nice black granite tombstone say Rick James, it does say Rick James. I think it's like Richard quotes, Rick James musician, blah, blah, blah. It's it's very unobtrusive. It's not huge. And I saw Miller Fillmore, which is a little bit more. He's got like a column in all sorts of fun stuff. But it's a very beautiful cemetery, and we should go. We should go to forest lawn, and then we should go to the inauguration site. Agreed. So. One more in America wanted to tell you about is mount Mariah cemetery in deadwood, South Dakota. So deadwood was named after the dead trees found in its culture in the entire city is a national historic landmark district for its well preserved gold rush era architecture by tradition. The American flag flies over the cemetery. Twenty four hours a day rather than merely from sunrise to sunset, it's the resting place of while Bill hickok. Oh is the well-known gambler and gunslinger who participated in many shoot outs. So when wild Bill hickok died. He was holding a pair of aces and eights and that series of cards became known to poker players are all around the world as the deadman's hand, also claiming Jane, so she was born Martha Jane canary, she was tobacco spitting beer. Guzzling foul mouth woman who preferred men's clothing into dresses hell ya and also like my favorite name of anybody. I've ever heard from the old west gosh ready. Yes. Potato creek, Johnny. Yes. Be creek John all take creek, John Parrott, he's paying and potato creek. When he found a leg shaped gold nugget. And the nugget was reportedly the largest piece of gold ever found in the black heels lucky prospector became an instant did with login known as potato creek. But. Cree potato creek, Johnny. I love that. So he's buried there. He's buried their odd bless him. I don't know what happened to his nugget. But. Other cemeteries across the globe. You got lake low Recoleta cemetery and win Aries. Argentina contains the graves of notable people, including Eva Perron presidents of Argentina Nobel prize winners, the founder of the Argentine navy and a granddaughter of Napoleon and twenty eleven the BBC held it as one of the world's best cemeteries and in twenty thirteen CNN listed among the ten most beautiful cemeteries in the room. Also in South America. The memorial network poll ECU Manica, Brazil, okay, it's one of the first places to implement a vertical cemetery concept. What how it is thirty two stories high. It was built an eight in nineteen Eighty-four and it currently holds the Guinness world record for the tallest cemetery. Okay. Sri szekely. It's like a high rise building filled with dead people dead people. How is there not a horror movie about that yet? That's she work on it too. High rise working title working..