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  1. Book club: Straight to the HeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 |

    ... Richard Stark, via the contract killer called "the hunter." My favourite noir allusion is early on: the Sydney Greenstreet-like owner of the hotel where protagonist Ted Windsor (yes, Ted is as charming and roguish and feckless as Edward VIII) goes ...


  2. Classic film review: 'To Have and Have Not'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 |

    ... only sounds too much like Captain Reynauld from "Casablanca," but comes across like a younger version of Sydney Greenstreet. Though in one area, "To Have and Have Not" is unusually progressive: thanks to its setting in Martinique, Hawks populated ...


  3. 'Barney the dinosaur if he ran a drug cartel'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 |

    ... informant waiting for Indiana Jones in a North African cafe", to which Preston replied: Think of me as a Sydney Greenstreet in a b&w Bogart film but hand looted by Warhol... Asked by another viewer why he didn't opt for a ...


  4. Last 'Casablanca' actor gone; Rick's jilted lover dies at 92Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 |

    ... the affair. The 1942 film starred Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains, Sydney Greenstreet and Madeleine Lebeau, as well as other actors of the era. What many may not know is that Madeleine Lebeau's life paralleled the plot of ...


  5. Strawdog says goodbye to Broadway with a Hollywood comedy that really humsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... hilt by Justine C. Turner), to a dyspeptic studio titan, Glogauer (Jamie Vann, a Borscht Belt version of Sydney Greenstreet) - capture the cynicism that Broadway babies like Kaufman and Hart felt for Hollywood's growing populist dominance. A running ...


  6. No such thing as a free lunch for your columnist, and other neighborhood updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Marina Times

    ... jacket with a vest and tight pants. I wore it on a trip to Hong Kong where I looked like a skinny Sydney Greenstreet with yellow armpits. I would like to get this straight: Because I write frequently about restaurants in this column, I get questions ...


  7. 75th Anniversary 'Maltese Falcon' screening comes to RoanokeRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2016 |

    ... Fathom Events, Turner Classic Movies and Warner Bros. Entertainment, Bogie, Mary Astor, Peter Lorre and Sydney Greenstreet are returning to the big screen for special two day showings in select cities. The 1941 classic will play Roanoke on Sunday, ...


  8. 'The Maltese Falcon' returning to theaters for 75th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Entertainment Weekly

    ... dboiled detective Sam Spade. The film earned three Oscar nominations: for Best Picture, Supporting Actor (Sydney Greenstreet), and Adapted Screenplay.


  9. Saturday Is Old Radio Day: The New Adventures of Nero Wolfe 'The Brave Rabbit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | EagleSpeak

    ... on West 35th Street. The New Adventures of Nero Wolfe is a 1950-51 American radio drama series starring Sydney Greenstreet as Rex Stout's fictional armchair detective Nero Wolfe. Based on Stout's principal characters but not his stories, the series ...


  10. Tonight's Movie: Pillow to Post (1945) - A Warner Archive DVD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    ... gets a good night's rest. Of course, nothing goes as planned, with the lieutenant's commanding officer (Sydney Greenstreet) and his mother (Regina Wallace) both arriving at awkward moments. Chaos ensues, leading to a predictably pleasing ending for ...


  11. Soper Reese to present a Christmas in ConnecticutaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Lake County Record-Bee

    Lakeport >> The 1945 comedy, “Christmas in Connecticut,” starring Barbara Stanwyck and Sydney Greenstreet, screens at the Soper Reese Theatre in Lakeport on Tuesday, Dec. 8, with show times at 1 and 6 p.m. The story begins with a war hero who wins a Christmas dinner to be prepared by a popular magazine's housekeeping expert in her lovely rural home in Connecticut. The publicity stunt, dreamed up by the magazine publisher , fails to take into account that the expert doesn't live in Connecticut and she can't cook.


  12. In search of the Maltese FalconRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 |

    ... that sells replicas of the black bird. In the 1941 film classic, 'The Maltese Falcon', Kaspar Gutman (Sydney Greenstreet) tells the story of the Black Bird to Sam Spade (Humphrey Bogart). "In 1539 the Knights of Rhodes persuaded the Emperor Charles ...


  13. Bickle Theatre Originals return with The Maltese FalconRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... man roles for Humphrey Bogart. Rounding out the cast were Mary Astor, Gladys George, Peter Lorre, and Sydney Greenstreet in his film debut. Private investigator Sam Spade (Humphrey Bogart) gets more than he bargained for when he takes a case brought ...