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Veronica Inductees for August 2014


This month’s Veronica inductees have starred in movies together, and TCM is actually honoring one of the winners today as part of Summer Under the Stars. Can you guess who just snagged a Veronica?

James Stewart

James Stewart and I have had a rocky road. His everyman persona and just general “aw, shucks” demeanor turned me off. It didn’t help that Alfred Hitchcock made him downright unlikable for me in several features. In time I’ve softened on the man – or just hit on the right movies. The five features securing his nomination: After the Thin Man, Call Northside 777, Vivacious Lady, Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation, and You Can’t Take It With You.

Jean Arthur

The second winner was Stewart’s co-star in two features, the lovely Jean Arthur. I’ve enjoyed Jean’s spunk and elegance in several comedies and dramas. The films securing her win: Too Many Husbands, The Ex-Mrs. Bradford, The More the Merrier, Only Angels Have Wings, and Mr. Deeds Goes to Town.

You’ll find links to their reviews, as well as past winners in the Veronicas section of the header above.


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Kristen Lopez View All

I'm a college student getting my Master's in English, but dreams of getting an additional degree in Film. I'm a movie reviewer for several sites, but I also write classic film reviews for several other sites. I stretch myself pretty thin these days. You can usually find me at a bookstore, or a movie theater. I dream of the day when the two are combined. I base a lot of my friendships on favorite movies.

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