Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Patty Duke/Perry Como-Downtown

Petula Clark's song was a huge hit so, of course, everyone had to sing it, That included, as seen here from '66, the ever-popular Perry Como with the late Patty Duke who had a pleasant singing voice but did not harmonize well.

Friday, March 11, 2016

Birds Do It

Soupy Sales' kids show of the early 1960s made him a major cult figure in show biz but that didn't necessarily translate to other projects. Although he would remain a welcome figure in TV throughout the rest of his life--and a first class game show player--his first and only major attempt at big screen stardom came and went in '66. Filled with cameos and comedy, it's fun but silly and forgettable.