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  1. An Air of Authenticity: The TCM Classic Film Festival Celebrates Robert OsborneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... building a sense of authenticity. Though Osborne would interview stars such as Kim Novak , Peter O'Toole and Luise Rainer on his "Private Screenings" and "Live from the TCM Classic Film Festival" segments, he occupied the same rarified plane. ...

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  2. New Sydney bar Suey Sins slammed as 'racist' for its...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 26 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... career, was passed over for a role playing a Chinese woman by MGM in 1935 in favour of German actress, Luise Rainer, according to concreteplayground.com . Venue management responded to the backlash on their Facebook page but has not yet responded to ...

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  3. TCM to air 48-hour marathon of Robert Osborne's interviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | UPI

    ... , Liza Minnelli , Betty Hutton, Ernest Borgnine , Peter O'Toole , Eva Marie Saint , Kim Novak , Alan Arkin and Luise Rainer. "Robert was embraced by devoted fans who saw him as a trusted expert and friend," TCM General Manager Jennifer Dorian said ...

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  4. TCM to mount 48-hour tribute to Robert OsborneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | USA Today

    ... will include Osborne's intimate interviews with Peter O'Toole, Eva Marie Saint, Kim Novak, Alan Arkin and Luise Rainer. The latter interview was especially memorable because Rainer, who was 101 at the time, was without her hearing aids, a situation ...

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  5. Robert Osborne Getting 48-Hour Tribute On TCMRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Deadline

    ... intimate interviews with screen legends such as Peter O'Toole, Eva Marie Saint, Kim Novak, Alan Arkin and Luise Rainer, who was 101 at the time of the interview and without her hearing aids, a situation Osborne graciously worked around by writing ...

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  6. Today in History: March 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... at the 9th Academy Awards, "The Great Ziegfeld" was named outstanding production of 1936 and its leading lady, Luise Rainer, best actress; Paul Muni won best actor for "The Story of Louis Pasteur." In 1987, President Ronald Reagan addressed the ...

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  7. Todaya s highlights in history provided -Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2017 | Altus Times

    ... at the 9th Academy Awards, "The Great Ziegfeld" was named outstanding production of 1936 and its leading lady, Luise Rainer, best actress; Paul Muni won best actor for "The Story of Louis Pasteur." In 1987, President Ronald Reagan addressed the ...

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  8. This day in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    In 1789, the Constitution of the United States went into effect as the first Federal Congress met in New York. In 1937, at the 9th Academy Awards, "The Great Ziegfeld" was named outstanding production of 1936 and its leading lady, Luise Rainer, best actress; Paul Muni won best actor for "The Story of Louis Pasteur."

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  9. Today in History: March 4, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | The Daily Republic

    ... at the 9th Academy Awards, "The Great Ziegfeld" was named outstanding production of 1936 and its leading lady, Luise Rainer, best actress; Paul Muni won best actor for "The Story of Louis Pasteur." In 1987, President Ronald Reagan addressed the ...

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  10. 29 Days until OscarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... now as the following winners were: Norma Shearer in The Divorcee , Joanne Woodward in The Three Faces of Eve , Luise Rainer in The Good Earth and Charlize Theron in Monster . Curiously there is no "most common age" for Best Actors (spread out fairly ...

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  11. On this day: December 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    2014: German-American film actress Luise Rainer dies from pneumonia at age 104 in London, England. Rainer, seen here in 2011, won back-to-back Oscars in the 1930s for "The Great Ziegfeld" and "The Good Earth" only to quit Hollywood at the height of ...

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  12. LogicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Like Maria Said Paz

    ... you? No one. I was probably one of your last defenders. You've destroyed your reputation. Maybe you'll be like Luise Rainer -- someone addicts of old movies recognize the name of. She won two Best Actress Academy Awards too. But most Americans today ...

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  13. Russia is at it againRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Mikey Likes It!

    ... you? No one. I was probably one of your last defenders. You've destroyed your reputation. Maybe you'll be like Luise Rainer -- someone addicts of old movies recognize the name of. She won two Best Actress Academy Awards too. But most Americans today ...

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  14. BWW Review: Doctor Strange Defies the OddsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... The 1937 film featured the principle actors in yellowface. For her performance as O-Lan, the Academy awarded Luise Rainer an Oscar for Best Actress. Nonetheless, once you meet Dr. Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch), you'll fall in love. Though arrogant ...

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  15. Book Excerpt: 'Einstein's Greatest Mistake: A Biography'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | Live Science

    ... he loved telling wry Jewish jokes, and he had a direct, Swabian use of language. Actresses such as the renowned Luise Rainer soon wished to be seen with him. He spent evenings with a wealthy widow at her villa in Berlin and accompanied another ...

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  16. Book review: a new contender for the Great Chinese-American NovelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    ... out on the role of her lifetime: O-Lan in the major motion picture The Good Earth . (Instead, German actress Luise Rainer snags the part, and wins an Academy Award for her "yellow-faced" performance as a Chinese peasant.) At the height of her ...

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  17. The Hills of Connecticut: Where Theatre and Life Became OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Counterpunch

    ... also present, though he rented a house a few miles away near the Bridgeport town line. He was accompanied by Luise Rainer, fresh off the 1936 Academy Award for Best Actress. Rainer would win the same award in 1937 and become the first person to win ...

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