Fifties Study Hall, Movies and TV in the 50's

Fifties Study Hall: Movie Stars of the 1950’s

Welcome to 50’s study hall.  In this section, I will be publishing a series of lists that will allow readers to use them as a reference for the given topic. Please feel free to message me if any of the info needs correcting, or if you have anything to add.  I hope this section will… Continue reading Fifties Study Hall: Movie Stars of the 1950’s

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Life in the 1950's, Movies and TV in the 50's

Life in the 50’s: Movies!

Hi I'm Retro Dee and Welcome to a segment that I like to call "Life in the 50's"! In this post, we will be talking about movies! Like any era, movies were an important part of the 1950's. Movies in the 50's were filled with glamour and excitement, iconic stars, great music, wild westerns and… Continue reading Life in the 50’s: Movies!

Fifties Study Hall, Movies and TV in the 50's, Music in the 50's

Fifties Study Hall: Boy Stars of the 50’s

Welcome to 50’s study hall.  In this section, I will be publishing a series of lists that will allow readers to use them as a reference for the given topic. Please feel free to message me if any of the info needs correcting, or if you have anything to add.  I hope this section will… Continue reading Fifties Study Hall: Boy Stars of the 50’s

Keeping the '50s Alive!, Movies and TV in the 50's

Keeping the 50’s Alive: TV Shows Set in the 50’s!

All right, so we covered movies set in the 50's in the last edition of Keeping the 50's Alive. So now we are going to talk about television shows that were set in the Fabulous 50's. "Happy Days" The first (and most quintessential) is the 1970's TV hit "Happy Days"! Just the mere mention of the… Continue reading Keeping the 50’s Alive: TV Shows Set in the 50’s!

Keeping the '50s Alive!, Movies and TV in the 50's

Keeping the 50’s Alive: Movies Set in The 50’s!

I was thinking about all the shows and movies that take place in the 1950's, and there are a lot of them because, well, the 50's was quite simply The Best Era Ever! So what is more fun to watch than a movie set in the 50's? NOTHING! That's what! Okay, maybe I'm being a… Continue reading Keeping the 50’s Alive: Movies Set in The 50’s!

Fifties Fashions, Movies and TV in the 50's

Fifties Fashion Fix: DIY Fifties Fashions!

Welcome to this edition of Fifties Fashion Fix. Today we're gonna learn how to create authentic looking 1950's fashions-  without sewing! Yes, I've been inspired to write this entry in part because I can't sew beyond moving a simple button... but also because of two other things: One, I don't (by any means) have the… Continue reading Fifties Fashion Fix: DIY Fifties Fashions!

Movies and TV in the 50's, Music in the 50's, Today We Remember

Today We Remember: January 26, 1958 – Buddy Holly and The Crickets on The Ed Sullivan Show

For this very first edition of "Today We Remember", today we remember Buddy Holly and The Crickets's second (and last) appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show. The Crickets performed a total of two times on The Ed Sullivan Show. The first time was the historic event in which the World-famous Fender Stratocaster made its television… Continue reading Today We Remember: January 26, 1958 – Buddy Holly and The Crickets on The Ed Sullivan Show