Clippings & Curiosities

"Movie poster for the film She Wore a Yellow Ribbon."

She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949)

“Command” by James Warner Bellah was fist published by the Post in June of 1948 and was adapted for the big screen in 1949 under the name She Wore a Yellow Ribbon. More

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True Grit (1969, 2010)

Written by author Charles Portis, “True Grit” appeared in The Saturday Evening Post in 1968 as a three-part serial. More

And Then There Were None (1945)

Widely considered one of Agatha Christie’s best who-dunnits, “The Ten Little Indians” first appeared in the Post on May 20, 1939, and ran as a More

Death on the Nile (1978)

The Post first ran Agatha Christie’s “Death on the Nile” on May 13, 1937, and completed the series in eight parts. More

Fail Safe (1964, 2000)

The first film adaptation of Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler’s “Fail-Safe,” which was serialized in the Post in October 1962, was released in 1964. More

Lassie Come Home (1943)

Hailed as “one of the all-time great family films” by Turner Classic Movie’s Leonard Maltin, Lassie Come Home was the first film adaptation of Eric More

Lili (1953)

Lili was based on Paul Gallico’s short story “The Man Who Hated People,” published by the Post on October 28, 1950. More

1948 movie poster for the film Red River.
Red River (1948)

Bordon Chase’s “The Chislom Trail” was a six part series that first ran in the Post in December 1946 and was brought to the silver More

Movie poster for the film The Quiet Man
The Quiet Man (1952)

“The Quiet Man” originally appeared in the Post on February 11, 1933, and was written by Maurice Walsh.  More

1935 movie poster for Call of the Wild
Call of the Wild (1935)

Jack London’s “Call of the Wild” was first serialized in the Post in 1908. Later published as a novel, it’s now an American classic that More

Shirley MacLaine
About: Shirley MacLaine

Today Shirley MacLaine shares the deets on faith, love, giving up yoga, and her new role in the hit Masterpiece series, Downton Abbey. The quick-witted More

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