Archive for the ‘Gifs’ Category

Case of the Curious Corpse

12 Feb…

— Gentleman Tim


“Filling the Screen with Greatness”

25 Apr

“Beyond the Blue Sky” aka Dive Bomber


Filming began 75 years ago


— Gentleman Tim


An Easter (Island) Quiz

27 Mar

How in the world is this scene from Night at the Museum connected to Errol Flynn?

— Gentleman Tim


Actin’ Like Flynn – Part 14 – Hope Springs Eternal

26 Feb

Another Parody of Flynn, Tailor Made for Hope.

Released in Early 1954, In the Wake of Errol’s Modern Adventures of Casanova, 1952.

Even has a Girl Swimming Out to His Boat!

The Whole Casanova, with Basil Adding Spice – Co-Starring Joan Dehavilland:

— Gentleman Tim


Dive Bomber Quiz

21 Dec

For all devoted Dive Bomber students and scholars:

Dive Bomber student gif

Anyone know the manufacturer and nomenclature of the planes in this photo with Lt. Lee?

Errol on a Scooter during Dive Bomber

— Gentleman Tim


Warbirds of “Dive Bomber” – The N3N Yellow Perils – with Errol in a Peril

18 Dec…

Yellow Peril Gif

Errol in a Peril

Yellow Peril Hotel Del

Yellow Peril with Errol

P.S. The top N3N pilot in the world told me that the crop duster in North by Northwest is a post war converted Yellow Peril. Luckily, though he’s dramatically terrorized on Highway 41, almost permanently dusted in the cornfield, run over by a truck, and nearly exploded, Cary’s hair survives as if he just walked out a Rodeo Drive Hair Salon:

— Gentleman Tim