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Sunday Aug 17 | 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.


Related Topix: Film Noir, The Big Sleep, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Key Largo, Celebrities, Lauren Bacall, Short, Comedy Movies, Los Angeles, CA, Musical Movies, Tom Hanks

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Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

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)


Related Topix: Vocal, Star Wars, Short, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Musical Movies

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.


Related Topix: The Expendables, Comedy Movies, Last Action Hero, Action Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Short, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Douglas Fairbanks, Sylvester Stallone

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.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Bridesmaids

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.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Film Noir, Crime Movies, Dark Passage, Key Largo, Thriller, The Big Sleep, Mystery Movies, The Mirror Has Two Faces, How to Marry a Millionaire

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.


Related Topix: Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Family, Superman, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Christopher Reeve, Mrs. Doubtfire, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Musical Movies

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.


Related Topix: Happy Feet Two, Good Will Hunting, Drama Movies, Patch Adams, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Short, Musical Movies

Mon Aug 11, 2014


Hollywood Glamour Coming to MFA Boston

Sartorially speaking, the summer has belonged to the idiosyncratic, emotionally fraught fashion genius known as Charles James , the subject of exhibitions at both New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Menil Collection in Houston.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Fashion, Chanel, Designers

Fri Aug 08, 2014

The London Free Press

TIFF 2014: A look back at the festival's biggest champions

The Beatles sang it so memorably: "I get by with a little help from my friends."


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Up in the Air

Thu Aug 07, 2014


"Ravished Armenia" and the Story of Aurora Mardiganian

"Ravished Armenia" and the Story of Aurora Mardiganian is the real-life tale of a teenage Armenian girl who was caught up in the 1915 Armenian genocide, the first genocide in modern history.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Anna Q. Nilsson

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Silver City Sun-News

Talking Pictures: Original storytelling, masterpiece come together in 'Sunset Blvd.'

Directed by Billy Wilder - the mad genius himself - "Sunset Blvd." has proven itself to be one of the most enduring and beloved films of all time.


Related Topix: Film Noir, Drama Movies, Sunset Blvd., Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Short, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, William Holden

San Gabriel Valley Tribune

a The Wizard of Oz,a L.A. Rock on Film among special movie screenings in the Los Angeles area

Summer vacation may be over soon for many local school children, but the fun of going to an outdoor movie screening is still going strong.


Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Woodland Hills, CA, Theater, Arts, Drama Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Oscars

A look at actors who have played Jesus in movies

Casting Jesus for the silver screen has always been tricky. Directors must balance the actor's ability to project a sense of both divinity and humanity.


Related Topix: The Bible, Entertainment, Television, Diogo Morgado, King of Kings, Drama Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Animation Movies, Action Movies, Ben-Hur, Adventure, The Greatest Story Ever Told

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Chicago Reader

This Thursday in repertory screenings: Street gangs, bows and arrows, and Poison Friends

We've been remiss in failing to report on the summer screenings presented by the Silent Film Society of Chicago at the Pickwick Theatre in Park Ridge.


Related Topix: W.C. Fields, Louise Brooks, Short, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Cecil B. DeMille, Robin Hood, Animation Movies, Family, Action Movies, Adventure

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Hollywood version of War of 1812 August 27th and 28th

Experience Hollywood's version of the War of 1812 with two nights of vintage movies at The Lyceum, Alexandria 's History Museum, located at 220 S. Washington Street.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Cecil B. DeMille

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Los Angeles Times

'Mad Men' actor Vincent Kartheiser puts a little something up for sale

Vincent Kartheiser has played Pete Campbell on "Mad Men" since it began in 2007.


Related Topix: Mad Men, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Angel, Vincent Kartheiser, Short, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Home, Home Listing, WKRP in Cincinnati, Comedy

Kent Online

Maidstone Museum hosts acclaimed portraits by caricaturist Robert...

Considered daft by some for using a brush instead of a pen for drawing, caricaturist Robert Sherriffs is having the last laugh in Maidstone.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Douglas Fairbanks

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Hell on Frisco Bay

My Fair Lady

WHO: Audrey Hepburn stars in this, although her singing voice was dubbed by Marni Nixon.


Related Topix: My Fair Lady, Comedy Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Mary Poppins, Celebrities, Marni Nixon, Audrey Hepburn, Holiday, Short

Cinecon's 50th film fest back in Hollywood, LA's Silent Movie docu film on video

Before the advent of home video and TCM, a silent film enthusiast had few opportunities to see the likes of Chaplin, Keaton, Pickford or Chaney on a regular basis.


Related Topix: Short, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Musical Movies

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Boston Herald

Liz Smith: Producer Wendy Finerman preps 'Drumline 2' in Atlanta

"IF it can't be good, I'm not going to make it!" said Oscar-winning producer Wendy Finerman to me last week, while we were doing a lunch catch-up.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Forrest Gump, Short, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Tom Hanks, Meryl Streep, Debi Mazar, Return to Babylon