Sunday, April 3, 2011

A Very Special Day

Julie (1956, MGM)

The Glass Bottom Boat (1966, MGM)

Move Over Darling (1963, 20th Century Fox)

The legendary Doris Day turns 89 today; we'll be honoring her legacy by cozying up to as many Louis Jourdan, Rod Taylor and James Garner lookalikes as we possibly can.


DORIS DAY
April 3, 1922

10 comments:

  1. Happy Birthday, Doris, and many more!

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  2. Happy Birthday Doris! (And thank you, TJB, for the delicious James Garner eye candy - I *must* watch "The Thrill Of It All" tonight...)

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  3. someone told me she's being interviewed on one of those sirrus-type radio stations. i hope it ends up on the internet so that we can all hear it.

    doris, may they give you an oscar
    and may you show up to get it!

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  4. Jonathan Schwartz interviewed Doris for a little over an hour about six months ago. It is extremely interesting. Here is a link to the audio: http://culture.wnyc.org/articles/features/2010/oct/30/celebrating-hollywood-legend-doris-day/

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  5. I used to fantasize that Doris Day was my mom when I watched her 1968 TV series. That is, until I revealed this to my mother and asked her if I was adopted. Middle school years sucked.

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  6. Rod Taylor was sex on a stick.

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  7. What a voice. Here's my favorite version of my favorite song.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X7H8Oojux-E

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  8. You are welcome, normadesmond. I hope you enjoyed it. And caesar13, I agree that that is an amazing recording. Richard Rodgers did too!

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