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  1. Supreme Court Justice Thurgood MarshallRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | KION 46

    The vacuum is invented, Ty Cobb makes his major-league debut, Bob Dylan releases "Highway 61 Revisited," and Thurgood Marshall is confirmed as the first black justice on the Supreme Court, all on this day. 2006: Canadian-American actor Glenn Ford dies at age 90 in Beverly Hills, California.

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  2. South Wales Echo letters: Thursday, August 27, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | IcNetwork

    ... beautiful. When, years later, I saw her in the film The Mountain starring Spencer Tracy, and later in Cowboy with Glenn Ford and Jack Lemon, it seemed she was well on the way to Hollywood stardom. I was amazed to hear in 1957 that she had married ...

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  3. Anna Kashfi | Actress and Brando wife, 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Philly.com

    ... were The Mountain (1956), with Spencer Tracy; Battle Hymn (1957), with Rock Hudson; and Cowboy (1958), with Glenn Ford. In her later years, Ms. Kashfi, the widow of an electronics executive, lived modestly. In 2009, a French journalist interviewed ...

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  4. 'Day of the Evil Gun,' Glenn Ford's best latter-day WesternRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Watch gunslinger Lorn Warfield and needling adversary, rancher Owen Forbes , engage in a thrilling, expertly choreographed fistfight involving a rocky river in 'Day of the Evil Gun,' directed by Jerry Thorpe . A criminally neglected Western deserving far greater notoriety is Day of the Evil Gun, released on March 1, 1968 by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and starring Glenn Ford .

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  5. 'Day of the Evil Gun,' Glenn Ford's best latter-day WesternRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Click to see gunslinger Lorn Warfield (Glenn Ford) return home after a three year absence to discover his family has been kidnapped by hostile Apaches. Intent on rescue, Lorn joins forces with Owen Forbes, a rancher who despises him but desires his ...

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  6. Vancouver's first rock 'n' roll show: Bill Haley & His Comets at Kerrisdale ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | The Province

    ... the hit single became the theme song of Blackboard Jungle. Set to a rock 'n' roll soundtrack, the film - starring Glenn Ford as a new teacher at North Manual High School, Sidney Poitier as his reform project and Vic Morrow as a punk gang leader - ...

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  7. Michael Douglas joins superhero ranks with a Ant-ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    ... but he earned millions for what was little more than a cameo. It also featured veteran actors Gene Hackman and Glenn Ford. Over the years, some of Hollywood's top actors have been drawn into the comic-book projects: George Clooney, Jack Nicholson, ...

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  8. 1930 - Go WestRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2015 | Horse

    ... of the Marx Brothers film "Go West" in 1940 and the 1941 film "Go West Young Lady" starring Penny Singleton and Glenn Ford. At this point it would be remiss of me not to mention the Village People's 1978 song "Go West", which in turn spawned the Pet ...

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

    May 31, 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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