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  1. 11th Movie of Brewster's Millions Lands B*A*P*S DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Film School Rejects

    ... the first one is a remake so much as it's just another adaptation of the 1902 novel by George Barr McCutcheon. Hollywood and Indian filmmakers have simply mined from the book of the same name multiple times, no different than how there've been ...

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  2. Russell Tovey Angers Fans With Controversial Remarks On Effeminate MenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | 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 ...

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  3. Stage meets Screen in 'Hollywood and Broadway'Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    "Hollywood and Broadway," now enjoying its run at the Hudson Theatre, appropriately in Hollywood, is an homage to the glory of old Hollywood, all its glitz and glamour of the film noir genre, namely the time of iconic 'it girls,' such as Gloria Swanson , Gene Tierney, and Tallulah Bankhead . The actual theatre space perfectly displays how the expression 'less is more' rings true.

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  4. Malcolm Boyd dies at 91; priest brought prayer to the streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | McClatchy

    ... Does he know it, Jesus?" Boyd's flamboyant style was evident long before he became a priest. In his 20s he built a Hollywood publicity agency that specialized in promoting movies and radio shows. In 1949 he formed a radio and TV production company ...

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  5. Moviemaking in San Francisco: A love affair with HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Marina Times

    ... capital of the world. Perhaps it's just as well. The city has enough narcissism and other "isms" without being "Hollywood by the Bay." Nevertheless, San Francisco, in fact most of the Northern California Bay Area, has had a long love affair with the ...

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  6. Zachary Quinto Is 'Not A Huge Fanatic' Of Marriage, But Hopes To Have KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Switched

    Zachary Quinto poses for a portrait to promote the film, "I Am Michael", at the Eddie Bauer Adventure House during the Sundance Film Festival on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Park City, Utah. Zachary Quinto may be one of Hollywood's most high-profile out celebrities and a vocal, if divisive , advocate for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights, but don't expect him to tie the knot anytime soon.

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  7. UCLA film festival a fascinating window into our cinematic pastRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Los Angeles Times

    ... collection and even independent cinema from the 1960s. But it is especially strong, as always, in movies from Hollywood's classic decades, with a quartet of films standing out: "Men in War." An underrated 1957 epic set during the Korean War (though ...

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  8. 'The Lubitsch Touch' film series shares historical masterpiecesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The WSU Signpost

    ... to him, the "The Lubitsch Touch" film series pays homage to famous German movie director Ernst Lubitsch , one of Hollywood's most iconic filmmakers. The series focuses on his Oscar-winning films during the Weimar period, a phase of German history ...

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  9. Local film buff's massive movie collection on saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WJRT

    You might expect a movie memorabilia collection with thousands of items to be found in a museum, probably in Hollywood. The name Don Schneider probably doesn't ring a bell, but decades ago, Don, who passed away last October, was a well-connected man in Hollywood.

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  10. Wexner Center celebrates films preserved for posterityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... director Martin Scorsese joined the cause in 1990 by creating the nonprofit Film Foundation, which, with a Hollywood A-list on its board of directors, has helped save more than 600 movies. Grover Crisp - executive vice president of asset management, ...

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    Tuesday Feb 24 | WJRT

    You might expect a movie memorabilia collection with thousands of items to be found in a museum, probably in Hollywood. Here in Mid-Michigan, a largely unknown treasure trove is just coming to light.

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  12. Monaco screens classic movies in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Examiner.com

    ... March 11, at 2 pm and 7 pm. Billy Wilder's iconic film noir stars Gloria Swanson and William Holden in a story of Hollywood murder and seduction. "The Seven Year Itch" (1955) will be in the theater on Sunday, March 15, at 2 pm and on Wednesday, ...

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  13. Ray Bradbury home's demise has LA re-examining its historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... poet and writer Charles Bukowski worked is seen in Los Angeles. In 2008 the city declared the modest, run-down Hollywood bungalow where Bukowski once lived a historical landmark. It still stands, along with more than 1,000 other such LA landmarks ...

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  14. Here's the Greatest Year in Oscar HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Time

    Actor Spencer Tracy and Vivien Leigh, winner of Best Actress for "Gone With the Wind," during the 12th Annual Academy Awards held at the Cocoanut Grove in The Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles, Calidfornia on Feb. 29, 1940 No offense to Neil Patrick Harris or to this year's best-picture nominees, but this year's Oscars ceremony is also notable for something that proves it has no chance of being the best: this is the 75th anniversary of the Academy Awards ceremony that honored what is widely thought to be the best year in Hollywood history. There's not much of a public record of what happened at the 1940 ceremony between the giving-out of statuettes.

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  15. Demolition of Ray Bradburya s home has Los Angeles re-examining its historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Whittier Daily News

    ... home. In 2008, for example, after months of sometimes contentious debate, the city declared the modest, run-down Hollywood bungalow where poet Charles Bukowski once lived a historic-cultural landmark. It still stands, along with more than 1,000 ...

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  16. Demolition of Ray Bradburya s home has Los Angeles re-examining its historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | LA Daily News

    ... home. In 2008, for example, after months of sometimes contentious debate, the city declared the modest, run-down Hollywood bungalow where poet Charles Bukowski once lived a historic-cultural landmark. It still stands, along with more than 1,000 ...

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  17. Ray Bradbury home's demise has LA re-examining its historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... poet and writer Charles Bukowski worked is seen in Los Angeles. In 2008 the city declared the modest, run-down Hollywood bungalow where Bukowski once lived a historical landmark. It still stands, along with more than 1,000 other such LA landmarks ...

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  18. Many fabulous films overlooked for glory of OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    It's easy to make fun of the Oscars, so let's get started. No matter what awards they give in Hollywood on Monday , they will get it wrong.

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  19. In India, turbans designate different meanings, castesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | NWAonline

    ... , could just as easily have been titled Girl in a Blue Turban . Her magnificent headdress went on to become a Hollywood staple favored by style icons including Hedy Lamarr, Greta Garbo, Elizabeth Taylor and Gloria Swanson. Turbans are traditionally ...

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  20. Tonight's Movie: Union Pacific (1939) at UCLARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    Tonight was the last of the films I plan to attend in UCLA's excellent Cecil B. DeMille series , a screening of UNION PACIFIC . Mark Vieira, author of the new book CECIL B. DEMILLE: THE ART OF HOLLYWOOD , introduced the movie, which stars Joel McCrea, Barbara Stanwyck, and Robert Preston.

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