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TCM's Silent Sundays come back with a Erich von Stroheim film and three others

Most of the feature-length films made by Hollywood during the golden age of silent movies have been lost forever, according to a new study by the US Library of Congress.


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Sat Aug 30, 2014

PR :: Last Passenger on Blu-ray & DVD Sep 9

Dougray Scott stars as a London doctor and single dad on his way home one night on the high-speed train with his son.


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The Wave

Community steps up to rescue historic club from bankruptcy

The Woman's Club of Hollywood's school for girls served Jean Harlow and the children of Cecil B. DeMille.


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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Planning Report

LA Conservancy Recognizes Exceptional LA County Preservation Projects

LA Conservancy's 2014 Preservation Awards, presented in July, honored nine exceptional projects in Los Angeles County.


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Venice: Peter Bogdanovich Brings Screwball Comedy 'She's...

Thirty-two years after They All Laughed opened the Venice Film Fesitval , Peter Bogdanovich is back on the Lido with screwball comedy She's Funny That Way .


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Film Friday: Preston Sturges' 'The Palm Beach Story'...

Preston Sturges was among Hollywood's first screenwriter to direct his own scripts.


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Wed Aug 27, 2014

New York Daily News

'The Last of Robin Hood,' movie review

Kevin Kline shines as aging playboy Errol Flynn, who lusts for Dakota Fanning, in Old Hollywood tale co-starring Susan Sarandon Movies about Hollywood legends benefit from reflected glory.


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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Phoenix New Times

Nicole Belit Dazzles in By the Way, Meet Vera Stark at Phoenix's Herberger Theater

Vera Stark is, like so many actresses who start out hungry and wind up legendary, alone on her own stage.


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PR :: Hangmen Also Die on Blu-ray & DVD Sep 9

In 1942, Fritz Lang decided to make a film that would face the Nazi terror head-on.


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Sun Aug 24, 2014

182 days 'til Oscar

"Reitman is near insufferable when he's in his pretentious 'voice of a generation, telling it like it is" mode, which previously brought us Thank You For Smoking and Up in the Air .


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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Cinecon hopes you haven't heard of these films

When Cinecon President Robert Birchard is told no one has heard of the films, 'I say that's the point' The Cinecon Classic Film Festival, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, is for the hard-core vintage-movie enthusiast who is willing to take a chance on films that haven't been seen in some cases since they were first released.


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Miss Spain 2013 Comes Out In Instagram Post

Patricia RodrA guez, the winner and title holder of Miss Spain 2013, came out of the closet this week through an Instagram post with her partner.


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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Daily Breeze

Exile Noir film series, a Frozena sing-along among special movie screenings in Los Angeles area

The UCLA Film & Television Archive shines a light on 1940s-50s melodramas in its series “Exile Noir” running through September at the Billy Wilder Theater at the Hammer Museum.


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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Business News

Why no future Hollywood star could ever match Lauren Bacall's allure

At the Oscar ceremony 10 years ago - the one where Peter Jackson's third Lord of the Rings film hauled away another sack of precious gold - it was still possible to say that Old Hollywood was being celebrated alongside modern Hollywood.


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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

'Star Wars' Visual Storyboard Highlights Academy Program

The Hollywood Takes To The Air series kicked off Thursday with a look at films from 'Wings' to 'The Aviator' The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences kicked off a four-evening series, Hollywood Takes to the Air, with a Thursday evening program that included a rare look at how George Lucas cut together a "visual storyboard" for the climatic ... (more)


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Independent Weekly

Movie review: The Expendables 3 feels as long in the tooth as its cast

The Expendables 3 a ...a ... Now playing In 1993, Arnold Schwarzenegger starred in Last Action Hero , a satire of the action film genre.


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The Daily Beast

Who's Hollywood Gonna Call? Funny Women!By Teo Bugbee

Feminists are the new comic book geeks, and the women-led Ghostbusters remake will dominate the box office.


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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

'You just put your lips together... '

Hollywood icon and veteran actress Lauren Bacall has died after suffering a massive stroke at her home in Los Angeles on Tuesday.


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Christopher Reeve's Family Remember Tragic Robin Williams

The children of late actor Christopher Reeve have added their tribute to their dad's close friend and college roommate Robin Williams , thanking the tragic funnyman for his "simple, steadfast friendship" over the years.


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USA Today

5 things you need to know Tuesday

Check out this story on Oscar-winning actor and comedian Robin Williams was found dead at 63 Monday of an apparent suicide.


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