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  1. Steven Rea's Picks of the Week: 'Flickr,' 'Bunny Lake,' 'Gilda'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 31 | Philly.com

    ... 1946 film noir classic about an alluring vixen, the Buenos Aires casino kingpin she marries, and the guy - Glenn Ford - who has his own reasons to love her, hate her, and slap her around. (She slaps back.) "Didn't you hear about me?" Gilda says. "If ...

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  2. Steven Rea's Picks of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... 1946 film noir classic about an alluring vixen, the Buenos Aires casino kingpin she marries, and the guy - Glenn Ford - who has his own reasons to love her, hate her, and slap her around. (She slaps back.) "Didn't you hear about me?" Gilda says. "If ...

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  3. Peter Ford remembers tap dancing mom Eleanor PowellRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    Peter Ford's father was Glenn Ford , a popular box office draw in the '40s and '50s with memorable performances in such classics as "Gilda" and "The Blackboard Jungle." Married four times, Ford's first marriage was to Eleanor Powell .

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  4. Tinseltown Talks: Peter Ford remembers tap-dancing mom Eleanor PowellRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    Peter Ford's father was Glenn Ford , a popular box office draw in the '40s and '50s with memorable performances in classics such as "Gilda" and "The Blackboard Jungle." Married four times, Ford's first marriage was to Eleanor Powell .

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  5. Fathers Who Art In HeavenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Outlook

    ... was the 8 and 16 mm cinema operator. Cowboy and Red Indian Westerns were the usual fare featuring John Wayne and Glenn Ford preceded by Walt Disney cartoons of Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck. For photography there was Fr. Willmes who was the School ...

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  6. Sidney Poitier (right) and Glenn Ford (standing) in the 1955 film, Blackboard Jungle.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Much of our recent reporting , especially from New Orleans, has focused on young people who are neither in school, nor working. There are an estimated five and a half million of them, ages 16 to 24, in the United States.

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  7. Screenwriter Don M. Mankiewicz Dead At 93Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    The son of Herman J. Mankiewicz, who won the Best Screenplay Oscar in 1941 for Citizen Kane, and the nephew of All About Eve writer and director Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Don began his career as a staff writer for the New Yorker, and, in 1954, published his first novel, Trial, which was later turned into a film starring Glenn Ford and Dorothy MCGuire. His brother, Frank Mankiewicz, who served as an aide to presidential candidates Robert Kennedy and George MCGovern, passed away in October , according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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  8. Don M. Mankiewicz Dies: Oscar-Nominated Screenwriter, Novelist Was 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Deadline

    Don M. Mankiewicz , who received an Oscar nomination for his screenplay I Want To Live and was the creator behind TV's Ironside and Marcus Welby, M.D ., died of congestive heart failure at his home in Monrovia, CA, Saturday, his son told The Los Angeles Times. He was 93. Born in Berlin, German, Mankiewicz began his career as a staff writer for the New Yorker, and novelist, publishing his first novel Trial in 1954, which was later made into a film starring Glenn Ford and Dorothy McGuire.

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  9. Best Classic Mob Movies According to Rotten TomatoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | News Max

    ... movies, according to Rotten Tomatoes: 1. "The Big Heat" (1953) In this brutal crime drama, a detective, played by Glenn Ford, seeks vengeance against the gangsters who killed his wife while trying to kill him. "In many ways, Fritz Lang's 'The Big ...

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  10. 3:10 to YumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | KIMT

    ... bollixed them. This twice-told tale concerns Wild West outlaw Ben Wade (played in 1957 by Superman's Dad, Glenn Ford, and half a century later by Russell "What happened to me?" Crowe) and poverty-stricken Arizona rancher Dan Evans (Van Heflin in the ...

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  11. Glenn Ford, Wrongfully Convicted And Dying Of Cancer, Denied Restitution For 30 Years On Death RowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Switched

    In this frame grab from video provided by WAFB-TV 9, Glenn Ford, 64, talks to the media as he leaves a maximum security prison, Tuesday, March 11, 2014, in Angola, La., after having spent nearly 26 years on death row. Ford walked free Tuesday evening hours after a judge approved the statea s motion to vacate his murder conviction in the 1983 killing of a jeweler.

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  12. Winemaker uncorks surprise ancestorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... purchased by Dr McKay who would go on to plant the first vines on the land. Jarrett enlisted the help of TV chef Glenn Ford to match food with her wines. With the Minchinbury Superior he serves shaved prosciutto with a green peach salad, and spiced ...

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  13. Good MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KWTX

    ... signed a measure legalizing casino gambling. In 1955, the inner-city school drama "Blackboard Jungle," starring Glenn Ford, was released by MGM. In 1965, the wreck of the Confederate cruiser Georgiana was discovered by E. Lee Spence, 102 years to ...

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  14. Reason to rejoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Hesperia Star

    ... them were actors Dan Haggerty ("Grizzly Adams"), Hugh O'Brian ("Wyatt Earp") and Peter Ford, the son of actor Glenn Ford. He admits the turnout was even greater than he had expected. “The church was packed that Sunday,” said Sooter, a ...

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  15. Critic's Notebook: Emory film department to screen rare Neal Boortz classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    If I were to tell you that that there's a made-in-Atlanta sci-fi horror movie starring Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Shelley Winters, Glenn Ford, and John Huston with Italian actor Franco Nero in a walk-on role as Jesus Christ, and Neal Boortz playing a tiresome radio gasbag named Neal Boortz, you'd probably ask what I'd been smoking lately. Well, fair enough.

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  16. Pocketful of MiraclesRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | DVD Verdict

    Dave the Dude (Glenn Ford, The Blackboard Jungle ) is one of New York's premiere racketeers, a man who sails by with luck due to the help of panhandler "Apple" Annie (the legendary Bette Davis, Whatever Happened to Baby Jane? ). You see, Dave the ...

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  17. Veteran Hollywood Stuntman Bill Hart Loses Cancer Battle At 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    Hart, who made a name for himself as Glenn Ford's stunt double for over two decades, lost his battle with cancer at his home in Northridge, California on Friday . His credits included The Getaway, The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!, Lethal Weapon 3 and classic Western The Wild Bunch, where he famously jumped from a real exploding bridge.

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  18. Bill Hart Dies: Cowboy Stuntman Worked With John Wayne In...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Deadline

    ... on more than 50 films and TV shows, including two more with The Duke: McLintock! and The Comancheros . He was Glenn Ford's stunt double on numerous films including Day Of The Evil Gun . As good with his fists as he was with a horse, he can be seen ...

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  19. The VisitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Austin Chronicle

    Rated R, 108 min. Directed by Michael J. Paradise., Starring Mel Ferrer, Glenn Ford, Lance Henriksen, John Huston, Joanne Nail, Sam Peckinpah, Shelley Winters and Franco Nero.

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  20. Glover: A journey back to Christmas 1943 in downtown TrentonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | The Times of Trenton

    ... people in heaven get day after day." A huge poster hung on the wall: "Today's feature ... 'Destroyer,' starring Glenn Ford and Edward G. Robinson ... See our Navy in action ... Thrilling action on the high seas!" "Mom," I said, already knowing the ...

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