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  1. Sears Tower, Chicago skyline, horizontalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | KION 46

    ... Gang" comedy series and also appeared in movies such as "The Champ," "The Bowery" and a 1934 version of "Treasure Island." As an adult he worked as a TV executive, producer and director, with his work directing episodes of "M*A*S*H" and "The White ...


  2. Voiceover Artist Robert Rietti DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 |

    ... friends and collaborated on a number of projects, including Othello, Moby DICk, Waterloo, Casino Royale, and Treasure Island. For Treasure Island, Rietti imitated Welles' voice to dub over the actor's famous baritone as Long John Silver, and Rietti ...


  3. Robert Rietti, Expert Voice Dubber for James Bond Villains, Dies at 92Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | KURB-FM Little Rock

    Robert Rietti, "The Man of a Thousand Voices" who dubbed for several James Bond villains and uttered every single Orson Welles line heard in the 1972 film Treasure Island, died April 3, The Times of London reported. He was 92. When filmmakers wanted to rerecord dialogue after production was done or if they needed lines translated to other languages for movies to play in other countries, they often turned to the prolific Rietti, who worked for more than seven decades as an actor and voiceover artist.


  4. Florida Orchestra Guild honors Bill EdwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Florida Orchestra Guild of St. Petersburg honored Bill Edwards with its 48th annual Golden Baton Award, presenting it to him at a dinner held in the Club at Treasure Island. The recognition is for persons who have made significant contributions to the orchestra's growth.


  5. Memories: when Ben Hur star Charlton Heston came to GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Evening Times

    So no wonder there was quite a crowd when Charlton Heston, star of Ben Hur and The 10 Commandments, swapped his chariot for an open-top car to launch what was then the new Cannon cinema in Sauchiehall Street. The star, accompanied by his son Fraser, was unveiling a plaque to commemorate the previous occupier of the site, Hengler's Circus, and also to promote his own new release, Treasure Island.


  6. Langstrom's PonyRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | The Session

    ... is labeled as Treasure Cave on The Chieftans' Film Cuts CD. The track is from a 1990 TV movie production of Treasure Island starring Charleton Heston, Julian Glover, Oliver Reed, Christopher Lee, and Christian Bale. Check it out, the arrangement is ...


  7. John Wayne as Rooster Cogburn: 10 Quotes About Iconic RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | News Max

    ... College professor named G. Howard Poteet, likened to Wallace Beery's performance as Long John Silver in 'Treasure Island.' If Beery hit the top, Wayne went over it." 7. Rooster was "sure as hell my first decent role in twenty years," Wayne himself ...


  8. Birthday Corner: Jerry Colivas turns 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Times-Standard

    ... contest and earning a spot to play his accordion alongside his brother James at the World's Fair held on Treasure Island in San Francisco in 1940. In the words of his son, Robert, “Jerry continues to inspire us with his longevity and wit. ...


  9. Orson Welles's Personal Favorite Chimes at Midnight Returns to the Big ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Village Voice

    ... time. Considering the dinky price tag (and the fact that Welles had to pretend he was shooting a version of Treasure Island in order to collect even those meager funds from his producer), the movie's craftsmanship overall is remarkable: Every shot ...


  10. 7 of the best Christmas shows in Bristol areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | This Is Bristol

    ... Theatres, Bristol. Director Sally Cookson was responsible for Bristol Old Vic hits Jane Eyre, Peter Pan, Treasure Island and The Boy Who Cried Wolf . Among the cast is Tristan Sturrock, who was her Peter Pan and Long John Silver. They say: "Based on ...


  11. Famous pirate roles through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Billy Bones , Captain Flint , Gates , John Silver in, "Black Sails." Photo: Frank W Ockenfels, Getty Treasure Island , a Syfy Channel Original Movie.


  12. Famous pirate rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Connecticut Post

    Billy Bones , Captain Flint , Gates , John Silver in, "Black Sails." Photo: Frank W Ockenfels, Getty Treasure Island , a Syfy Channel Original Movie.


  13. Area residents collaborate to come up with potential multi-community projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Republican-Leader

    ... from Chatfield, Harmony, Rushford, Spring Valley and other communities attending the regional session at Treasure Island. The participants were from small towns surrounding Rochester on all sides. The initiative was termed a multi-growth community ...


  14. Robert Louis Stevenson's birthday Thursday recalls Disney's first live-action film, 'Treasure Island'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," the Scottish novelist and essayist was perhaps best known for his novel "Treasure Island." And it was that classic 1883 story that was adopted by Walt Disney for his first live-action film, "Treasure Island." ...


  15. Setting SailRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | The Session

    This is a track from The Chieftians album Film Cuts. Tracks 4-11 on Film Cuts were written/arranged by Paddy Maloney for a 1990 TV movie version of Treasure Island starring Charleton Heston as Long John Silver, Julian Glover as Dr. Livesy, and a 16-year old Christian Bale as Jim Hawkins.