Friday, March 23, 2012

Janet Gaynor Ranked List

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In 2006, UCLA celebrated Janet Gaynor's 100th birthday by having a pretty decent retrospective of her films. The event kicked off on April 6, 2006 at the Linwood Dunn Theater in Hollywood, CA. Janet's widower, Paul Gregory, was there with her son, Robin and they reminisced about her.

The rest of the screenings were at UCLA (before the bulk of their screenings were moved to the Hammer Museum). A lot of the films were rarely screened and have few votes on IMDB.

Tier One
A Star Is Born (1937)

Tier Two
Adorable (1933)
Tess of the Storm Country (1932)
Servants' Entrance (1934)
Lucky Star (1929)
State Fair (1933)

Tier Three
Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
Street Angel (1928)
Delicious (1931)
Small Town Girl (1936)
Ladies in Love (1936)
7th Heaven (1927)
The Young in Heart (1938)
Sunnyside Up (1929)
The Shamrock Handicap (1926)
The Blue Eagle (1926)

Tier Four
Three Loves Has Nancy (1938)

IMDB Link: http://www.imdb.com/list/syp6mWJ-hQQ/

Note: My rankings have nothing to do with how good the movie was or how acclaimed it is, but how much I enjoyed the film.

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