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  1. Movie-themed eatery reopens in QueensRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | New York Post

    ... spot for the Hollywood elite, who dropped in to shoot more than 100 films at the studio. Rudolph Valentino filmed "The Sheik" here in 1921 and "Monsieur Beaucaire" in 1924, while the Marx Brothers shot 'Cocoanuts" there when they were still ...


  2. The wrong Oscars envelope wasn't the first Academy Awards fiasco - this wasRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 |

    ... stars. It was filled with the gigantic, papier-mache palm trees straight from the set of Rudolph Valentino's ''The Sheik.'' A real waterfall flowed down the back wall, and mechanical monkeys with glowing eyes swung from Valentino's trees. But it ...


  3. Op-Ed Columnist: Romance, Rough Sex or Rape?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... as cool." "I always go back to Valentino," she told me, referring to the actor Rudolph Valentino and the movies "The Sheik" (1921) and "The Son of the Sheik" (1926). "He carries her off - it is actually a rape thing - but it's couched so ...


  4. One Woman's Clumsy Attempt to Seduce an ISIS Jihadist OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 |

    ... both the charm and sadism evinced by Rudolph Valentino's master seducer in George Melford's 1921 silent film The Sheik . Instead of being merely another cautionary tale about the lure of ISIS, the film recreates an age-old scenario in which a ...


  5. We've got 5 things for you to do this week in Kane CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... with Garrett Lutz (standing) as Clifford Bradshaw and Joseph Anthony Byrd as the master of ceremonies. ABOUT: "The Sheik" is a 1921 American silent film, a romantic drama starring Rudolph Valentino and Agnes Ayres, and featuring Adolphe Menjou. The ...


  6. On This Day: Obama re-elected in most costly election in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | UPI

    In 1921, the cult of Rudolph Valentino was launched with the release of his silent film The Sheik , which despite negative reviews immediately caught the attention of women across the United States. In 1965, a formal agreement between the United States and Cuba allows Cubans who want to leave the island nation for America to do so.


  7. August 23, 1926 a " Valentino diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | History Television

    ... ed. The Italian-born actor, who established a reputation as the archetypal screen lover in romantic dramas such as The Sheik, was 31 years old. He died suddenly from a ruptured ulcer.