Richard Burton Newswire

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  1. The world's greatest celeb chat up lines from Richard Burton and Churchill to Harry StylesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... Coming gace to face with one of the world's most beautiful women on the set of 1963 epic movie Cleopatra Richard Burton said to Elizabeth Taylor: "Has anybody ever told you that you're a very pretty girl?" Taylor later recalled what she felt: ...

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  2. John le Carre's The Spy Who Came In From the Cold Eyes TV AdaptationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | TVLine

    The Spy Who Came In From the Cold , the 1963 Cold War novel which was subsequently adapted into a 1965 film starring Richard Burton, is eyeing a limited series remake. Academy Award-winning writer Simon Beaufoy is attached to pen the small-screen retelling, while Le Carr will serve as an executive producer.

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  3. Paramount TV Developing John le Carre's 'The Spy Who Came in From the Cold'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... , which earned accolades and Emmy attention. Le Carr, who served as a writer alongside Paul Dehn on the 1965 Richard Burton Paramount film of the same name, will also serve as an EP on the effort. " The Spy Who Came in From the Cold is one of the ...

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  4. John Le Carre's Best-Seller the Spy Who Came in from the Cold Coming to TelevisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... as a writer along with Paul Dehn on the 1965 critically lauded Paramount film of the same name starring Richard Burton, will also executive produce. Acclaimed screenwriter Simon Beaufoy, two-time Oscar nominee, and Oscar-winner for Slumdog ...

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  5. Poetry & Prose -- the Twins in My LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Rocket Kids

    ... door Here's a lovely article on Issa . But it was Dylan Thomas' Under Milkwood (beautifully read by Richard Burton in this recording) that put me into orbit -- verse as drama! As enchantment, creating and then playing in a whole world of your ...

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  6. Review: Barn makes a perfect setting for an uneven 'Equus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... a few years back. Or perhaps you recall Shaffer's 1977 star-studded film adaptation with a cast led by Richard Burton. Directed by Seghers, this production doesn't always live up to the promise of its evocative setting, through it boasts several ...

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  7. Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | River Front Times

    ... with problems; the amount of adult language kept the Production Code office from approving the film, star Richard Burton was unsure of his ability to play the weak-willed George and Nichols had no filmmaking experience at the time. Fortunately, ...

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  8. Richard Burton's portrait made from 500million-year-old Welsh slate has a new permanent homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | IcNetwork

    A mosaic portrait of screen legend Richard Burton made from 500million-year-old slate from Conwy was being unveiled today at Swansea University by the actor's daughter, Kate Burton. Lancashire artist Ed Chapman used stone from the disused Rhiwbach Quarry to make the piece which was created to mark what would have been Richard Burton's 90th birthday last November.

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  9. Marconi Theatre Company will perform at this year's Penarth Holiday FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Penarth Times

    Under Milkwood is an important part of the history of Penarth says Phil, as the children of Albert Road School performed the playground "skipping" rhymes on the now legendary Richard Burton 1963 BBC recording. Members of the public who was at Albert Road in 1963 are encouraged to come and enjoy the show.

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  10. Sir Roger Moore leads tributes to The Wild Geese producer Euan LloydRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | Salisbury Journal

    James Bond star Sir Roger Moore has paid tribute to British film producer Euan Lloyd, who has died aged 92. Sir Roger starred alongside Richard Burton and Richard Harris in Lloyd's film The Wild Geese and his history drama The Sea Wolves, opposite Gregory Peck. Very sad to hear film producer Euan Lloyd has died.

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  11. Life as a ProvencialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... in the past. It is said that Simone hosted many Hollywood stars, including close friends Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, during her residence here. Aside from the ochre-colored walls of parts of Roussillon on the hill above us, the views are ...

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  12. Controversy, a first-time director and combustible stars:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Los Angeles Times

    The 1966 movie "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" stars, from left, Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, George Segal and Sandy Dennis. The 1966 movie "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" stars, from left, Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, George Segal and Sandy Dennis.

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  13. Gypsy's Imelda Staunton in Talks for Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... revival's leads Kathleen Turner and Bill Irwin as Martha and George, respectively. Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton portrayed the couple in Mike Nichols's 1966 film; playing Martha earned Taylor an Oscar for Best Actress. The Broadway-keen , ...

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  14. Under Milk Wood original set to attend St Albans performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Crow

    ... part in the live BBC televising of the play, with Donald Houston, and later in 1963, a BBC Radio version with Richard Burton as the narrator. This, of course, was highly exciting for Beth. "Elizabeth Taylor came to meet us all. She was so beautiful ...

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  15. STATION Artist's impression of one of the proposed plans for Norton ParkwayRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | Worcester News

    ... been shown in this media was 'The Robe' starring Victor Mature (an early Sylvester Stallone look-alike) and Richard Burton. The first biblical epic to been shown in the media. If one used the side exit, there was always a young person to put his/her ...

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  16. American Gangster, The Spy Who Came In from the Cold, Hanna: films on TV todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Radio Times

    ... fable with a touch of Scorsese and De Palma. One of the great Cold War thrillers, starring a never-better Richard Burton as a British spy being courted by the other side. Shot in the bleakest black and white, it's a world away from James Bond, and ...

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  17. On this day: Liz & Dick Divorced, Harry Potter PublishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... one of his movies again. The last two... talking about Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? ! Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton were not Martha and George in real life but their love was volatile all the same. They got divorced on this day in 1974 ten ...

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  18. Review: Vinegar Girl by Anne Tyler - 'A modern retelling of Shakespeare The Taming of the Shrew'Read the original story

    Jun 18, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ... and the Renaissance fear of women in domestic rebellion. In the 1960s it was filmed with Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton as the warring couple. Marketed as "a motion picture for every man who ever gave the back of his hand to his beloved...and ...

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  19. Summer 1966Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | PennLive.com

    Elizabeth Taylor, left, in the role of Martha, and Richard Burton, in the role of George, are shown in a scene from the 1966 movie "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" in which George is about the strike Martha. The movie was released on June 21, 1966.

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  20. Today in Movie Culture: Luke Skywalker's Secret Back Story, Bryan Cranston as Zordon and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Movies.com

    ... of Virginia Woolf . Watch the original trailer for the movie, which stars famous couple Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, below.

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