Friday Apr 11
Elstree begins multimillion-pound revamp
Charlie Chaplin is said to have described it as the "home of the British film industry", a British Hollywood where Alfred Hitchcock directed the UK's first "talkie" and screen legends Gregory Peck and Errol Flynn made classics such as Moby Dick and The Adventures of Robin Hood .
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Mon Apr 07, 2014
The Mystery of the Falling Horses: Are they just clumsy, or what?
C.F. Roberts and I have been reediting Santa Fe Trail, one of the most racist mainstream westerns ever made taking out Errol Flynn's voice and replacing it with mine - much as we did for A William Shatner Christmas Carol - when an important question arose about all of those famous horse battles between the good guys and the bad guys: Then why, pray ... (more)
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Borehamwood and Elstree Times
Errol Flynn - the great swashbuckler who crossed the pond
Paul Welsh looks back on the life of Errol Flynn, who lived fast but did not die young, and asks what Elstree star the town could name a pub after I was extremely pleased to see that my colleagues at Borehamwood Museum were given special awards at the Hertsmere Mayor's civic dinner.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
15-Minute 'Star Wars' Featurette Gives an In-Depth Look at How the Lightsaber Was Created
George Lucas recalls that Star Wars was influenced by pirate and swashbuckling films of the '40s, which showcased the romantic side of fighting, illustrated in characters like Errol Flynn 's ' The Adventures of Robin Hood .'
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Against All Flags
Flamboyant swashbuckler starring Errol Flynn as a Royal Navy officer who must infiltrate and take control of a pirate fortress on Madagascar.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Patrice Wymore Flynn dies at age 87 in Jamaica
Patrice Wymore Flynn, a Hollywood actress and cattle rancher who was the widow of swashbuckling screen legend Errol Flynn, has died at her seaside home in northeastern Jamaica.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Remembering Grandma... Patrice Wymore Flynn
"My grandmother came out of hospital on Friday, March 21 and immediately had a Bloody Mary and a cigarette... I think she was just happy to be at home in her own surroundings," shares Luke Flynn with SO.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
The Washington Post
Patrice Wymore Flynn dies at 87; actress and widow of Errol Flynn
Patrice Wymore Flynn, a Hollywood actress who became the third wife and then the widow of swashbuckling screen star Errol Flynn, died March 22 at her home in northeastern Jamaica.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Patrice Wymore Flynn, actress and widow of screen legend Errol Flynn, dies at 87 in Jamaica
Patrice Wymore Flynn, a Hollywood actress and cattle rancher who was the widow of swashbuckling screen legend Errol Flynn, has died at her seaside home in Jamaica.