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The Joseph Cotten Blogathon: Day 1

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The big day has finally arrived! 🙂 It’s time for us to all gather together to celebrate the life and career of Joseph Cotten.

I will be your hostess accepting the entries for today. The lovely Crystal will be your hostess for the next two days over at In The Good Old Days Of Classic Hollywood.

We are both really looking forward to reading all of your reviews and articles over the next three days. Thanks again for joining us in this celebration of Joseph Cotten and his films. Check back to this post throughout today to see the entries.

                                                                   Day 1 Entries

Cinematic Scribblings discusses Lo Scopone Scientifico, which is a lesser known film starring Joseph Cotten and Bette Davis.

Moon In Gemini tells us about the time that Joseph Cotten and Teresa Wright reunited on screen in The Steel Trap.

Mike’s Take On The Movies reviews Two Flags West, a film set during the American Civil War.

The Midnite Drive-In discusses Joseph’s performance in The Hearse

Caftan Woman discusses Joseph’s performance as a man with a shady past in Walk Softly, Stranger.

Movie Rob discusses the chilling Soylent Green.

Wide Screen World watches The Farmer’s Daughter for the first time.

Popcorn and Flickers writes about Joseph’s debut performance in Too Much Johnson.

The Stop Button discusses the 1944 version of Gaslight.

Down These Mean Streets takes a trip into the shadows to review The Third Man.

Dubism discusses the sports analogies hidden in Tora!Tora!Tora!

I share my three favourite Joseph Cotten film performances.

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18 thoughts on “The Joseph Cotten Blogathon: Day 1”

  1. Hi Maddy🌷😊
    I wanted so badly to finish this blog on Cotton. I just love him. I even accidentally published the rough draft. I deleted it of course but not before a couple readers told me the link didn’t work. I guess Joseph Cotton has a lot of fans.
    Anyway, right now I am the care giver of an elderly and very sick sister. My free time is nil right now.
    I hope things will get better in the near future, but, until then, my life is temporarily on hold.
    I do plan on finishing this post and others I have worked on. I apologize for breaking my commitment to your Blogathon…if a miracle happens and I can complete this post by tomorrow, I would be so relieved 😌
    Thank you for the opportunity to post in this Blogathon; and, I hope you will Welcome a post from me in future Blogathons. I wish you and other bloggers much success; and, I look forward to reading your posts. Xx

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  2. You really are the queen of queens of blogathon land, Maddy. The perfect way to spot light stars on to us who have lesser knowledge of these great movies. I know him from The Third Man and Soylent Green plus a few I see he was in but didn’t realise, like Twilight’s Last Gleaming and Airport 77. So I need to up my game, so here’s a great place to get some tips. Cheers everyone.

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