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  1. Playhouse Square brings classic, action, '80s and family films...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cleveland.com

    Playhouse Square's 18th Annual Cinema at the Square classic film series returns August 6-23 in the historic, magnificently restored Connor Palace Theatre, first opened in 1922. As in past years, the 15-film series will be a mix of classic Hollywood, kids flicks, '80s nostalgia and sci-fi and horror.


  2. Reflections: What Singin' in the Rain Lacks in Star Power, It...Read the original story

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... original Lockwood. Well, probably, that's it: Kelly, who originally sang and danced the role of Lockwood, one of Hollywood's biggest silent film stars whose humble beginnings were vaudeville double acts, made the role (who can ever forget those ...


  3. Thumbnails 7/27/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... of "The Force Awakens" in five months, we look back at his breakthrough in "Attack "The anything-goes Jazz Age in Hollywood was the most golden of hedonistic times. Before the Production Code Administration was formed in the 1930s by outraged ...


  4. 10 Bad People Besides Bill Cosby Whose Stars Will Never Be Removed From the Hollywood Walk of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | LA Weekly

    Ever since beloved sitcom star and fatherly figure Bill Cosby openly admitted to giving Quaaludes to women he wanted to have sex with - accusations of which had been floating around for years - his image has been shattered. In its wake, activists are demanding that he be stripped of his official accolades: President Obama has been called upon to revoke Cosby's Presidential Medal of Freedom, and protesters have asked the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce to remove Cosby's star from the Walk of Fame.


  5. Hugh Pickett: An entertaining life goes up for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Canada.com

    ... VANCOUVER -- The late Hugh Pickett liked to collect stuff. Antiques, art, movie posters, autographed photos of Hollywood stars - his Kerrisdale home was brimming with all sorts of treasures. On Aug. 26, Love's Auction in Richmond will be selling the ...


  6. Giant Leeches and Studio Ghibli: What to Watch in Portland's Repertory Cinemas July 22-28Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Willamette Week

    ... is a documentary about Portland's opinions on transplants. 5th Avenue Cinema . 7:30 pm Friday, July 24. The Hollywood's Rock Opera series gets to the inevitable screening of Pink Floyd The Wall , so if haven't legally smoked some pot yet, well, ...


  7. Cari BeauchampRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | LA Weekly

    Before the advent of sound in cinema, and before the glitz and glamour, Hollywood was still a frontier town and studios were dirt lots. In her new book, My First Time in Hollywood: Stories from the Pioneers, Dreamers and Misfits Who Made the Movies , author and film historian Cari Beauchamp compiles the pre-Tinseltown recollections of more than 40 artists who came here by train looking for fame, fortune and sunny weather.


  8. Film ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... video footage of late musician Amy Winehouse with dramatic effectiveness. MARJORIE SKINNER Cinema 21 , Hollywood Theatre . Ant-Man Ant-Man is something Marvel hasn't really offered since the first Iron Man - a story you actually care about. WM. ...


  9. "The Greatest Show on Earth" Was Filmed in Sarasota in the '50sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Sarasota Magazine

    ... rounded out the glitterati that came to Sarasota. Jimmy Stewart played a clown in the movie, but he filmed only in Hollywood. More than 1,000 Sarasotans were paid members of the cast, most as extras who earned 75 cents an hour. Local participants ...


  10. How the father of surfing became an idol -- first in Hawaii, then around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Los Angeles Times

    ... along Waikiki Beach , standing beside a surfboard. Kahanamoku's rugged, exotic looks earned him roles in a dozen Hollywood movies starting in 1925. Among the titles: "Isle of Sunken Gold," "Lord Jim," "Hula," "Woman Wise," "The Rescue," "Girl of the ...


  11. Fashion designer Rick Owens is ready to tap L.A.'s gritty side againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Los Angeles Times

    ... manufacturers. He has homes in the 7th arrondissement , as well as in Venice and Concordia, Italy. "When I think Hollywood, I think of grungy Hollywood Boulevard and Gloria Swanson in 'Sunset Boulevard' and Cecil B. DeMille. There is something grand ...


  12. Film Friday: Charles Chaplin's best film, 'Limelight'Read the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... has to learn from them before we launch our own careers. This turned out to be Chaplin's final film made in Hollywood because while he was on a boat to London for the film's premiere there, the U.S. government refused to let him back in. Chaplin ...


  13. "Silents Under the Stars," July 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Messenger

    The National Park Service and the Silent Society of Hollywood Heritage, Inc. will host a screening of the 1920 classic Why Change Your Wife? on Sunday, July 19, 8 p.m., at Paramount Ranch. The film, starring Gloria Swanson, Bebe Daniels and Thomas Meighan, was directed by Hollywood legend Cecil B. DeMille.


  14. Kenneth Turan recommends 'Sunset Boulevard' 65th birthday screeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Los Angeles Times

    This is more than a rare chance to wish this most memorable of inside Hollywood stories a big-screen happy 65th birthday. It's also a chance to celebrate in the presence of one of its stars, Nancy Olson Livingston, supporting actress Oscar nominee, who will participate in a Q&A before the Laemmle Royal's screening of "Sunset Boulevard."


  15. Ian McKellen shines in elegant, minor 'Mr. Holmes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | San Diego CityBEAT

    Once held in high acclaim for making Gods and Monsters and Kinsey , two subversive biopics with human sexuality on the mind, Bill Condon sold out to Hollywood in 2006. His crummy adaptation of the musical Dreamgirls is considered a massive misfire, while most don't even realize he directed the last two Twilight movies a few years later.


  16. Sound Off Special Edition: 10 Elegant Solutions For a New Norma Desmond In Sunset BoulevardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... heart of the show. Fable? Make it a reality. 5. Emma Thompson . The two-time Academy Award-winning Broadway and Hollywood notable is a top pick not only were SUNSET BOULEVARD to be done onstage, but also onscreen - as a matter of fact, how about ...


  17. Rare Mother Goose, Wizard of Oz, The Klondike Kid, Stagecoach movie posters at Heritage AuctionsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 13 | Art Daily

    ... Mickey Mouse dates to 1932 (est. $20,000) and a scarce one sheet for RKO's cameo-packed Mother Goose Goes Hollywood from 1938 (est. $15,000+) is also another highlight. A private collection of 40 rare Swedish one sheet posters encompass some of the ...


  18. Why Ian McKellen Says Using Facebook Is Like Coming Out Of The ClosetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Switched

    ... best known for co-writing and -directing the "Matrix" trilogy with her brother, Andy Wachowski, is the first major Hollywood director to come out as transgender in July 2012. The Chicago native recently released "Cloud Atlas" and received the Human ...


  19. Tales of the Cocktail poster artist Robert Rodriguez's trip down memory laneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | NOLA.com

    ... come as no surprise. It's of a woman tucked inside a martini glass - a redhead with a vague resemblance to '50s Hollywood star Susan Heyward, all done up in red. She's in a corset, legs barely covered by black panty hose and a garter, silk gloves ...


  20. The story behind Walt Disney's and Salvador Dali's unlikely friendshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Silicon Alley Insider

    When Salvador DalA arrived in Hollywood, he set out to meet the three surrealists he claimed to be the truest ones. Those three men were Cecil B. Demille, Harpo Marx, and Walt Disney.