Update on The William Wellman Blogathon!

The William Wellman Blogathon is coming up very soon and I am so happy with the response so far!  It is terrific that so many bloggers are willing to come together and celebrate the works and life of William Wellman!  Couple that with the blessing of William Wellman Jr. and I am excited for what is sure to be a terrific event!


We have had a great turn out so far but in case you haven’t signed up yet the announcement post along with the updated roster can be found here.  There are still plenty of films yet to be claimed (although duplicate topics are okay too), especially among Wellman’s silent and pre-code films.  Here are the unclaimed titles so far:

Lafayette Escadrille
Darby’s Rangers
The High and the Mighty
My Man and I
It’s a Big Country: An American Anthology
Across the Wide Missouri
The Next Voice You Hear…
Gallant Journey
This Man’s Navy
Buffalo Bill
Reaching for the Sun
The Light That Failed
Men with Wings
Small Town Girl
Robin Hood of El Dorado
The President Vanishes
Stingaree
Looking for Trouble
The Conquerors
The Hatchet Man
The Star Witness
Maybe It’s Love
Young Eagles
Dangerous Paradise
Woman Trap
The Man I Love
Chinatown Nights
Ladies of the Mob
The Legion of the Condemned
The Cat’s Pajamas
You Never Know Women
When Husbands Flirt
The Circus Cowboy
The Vagabond Trail
Not a Drum Was Heard
Cupid’s Fireman
Big Dan
Second Hand Love
The Man Who Won

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18 thoughts on “Update on The William Wellman Blogathon!

  1. Silver Screenings August 20, 2015 / 10:30 pm

    This is going to be great! I know I’m going to gain a whole new respect for William Wellman due to this blogathon.

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  2. In The Good Old Days Of Classic Hollywood August 21, 2015 / 3:55 pm

    Actually could I change my pick of Lady Burlesque and do “It’s A Big Country” instead. I really want to do “It’s A Big County” because Ethel is in it. So put me down on the roster for It’s A Big Country” instead of Burlesque

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  3. aaronwest August 22, 2015 / 10:44 pm

    This is going to be great! I actually don’t know much about Wellman so this will be interesting.

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  4. Beth Ann Gallagher September 4, 2015 / 1:38 am

    Okay, I am going to join in belatedly. I was trying to think of a movie to cover, and I realized I have Maybe It’s Love (aka Eleven Men and a Girl ) recorded from TCM on my DVR. I take that as a sign! I’ll have my post go live on the last day, September 13.

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