Wednesday Jul 16
Lawrence of Arabia part of TCM's 100th anniversary of the start of World War I
Turner Classic Movies is marking the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I this July with a weekly collection of films about the devastating conflict.
DR. KILDARE Among Warner Archive's New Releases
Warner Archive Collection announces its latest releases! Somebody Save Him DR. KILDARE MOVIE COLLECTION Although not the first actor to don the scrubs of Max Brand's idealistic young intern, Lew Ayres owned the role for a series of superlative medical dramas that cemented in place all the ample talent that had long been on display, starting with ... (more)
Those born on this date are under the sign of Libra. They include Persian poet Rumi in 1207; chewing gum magnate William Wrigley Jr. in 1861; German physicist Hans Geiger, co-inventor of the Geiger counter, in 1882; film director Lewis Milestone in 1895; singer Kenny Baker in 1912; drummer Buddy Rich in 1917; novelist Truman Capote in 1924; ... (more)
The Daily Beast
A new book makes big claims for how Hollywood collaborated with Nazi censorship before World War Two, but Christopher Bray says hold on, isn't that just good business? See what happens in China today.