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Jan.24.2014
The big-budget biopic Grace of Monaco will hold its world premiere at the opening of the Cannes Film Festival in May, after its original release date was twice delayed. With stars Nicole Kidman and Tim Roth, the film assures Cannes of a glitzy opening night with a film fittingly set just down the...
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Jan.09.2014
Experience the life of a Hollywood icon as the historic Alex Theatre hosts Loretta Young’s 100th Birthday Gala. The event will be held on January 30th, Thursday at 8p. A paragon of grace and beauty, the Oscar and Emmy-winning actress stole Clark Gable’s heart, and advanced women’s status in...
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Dec.16.2013
When Cary Grant died, an editor had the idea I should call Joan Fontaine, who lived nearby on California's Monterey Peninsula, for comment. Did she ever. Comment. Fontaine, who died Sunday at 96, had some withering things to say about her ``Suspicion'' co-star, though in the end it came out she...
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Nov.08.2013
She was born Vera Jayne Palmer, but the world knows her as Jayne Mansfield  The star was a true entertainer: actress of theater, film, and television; a singer; a model; and a nightclub performer. Jayne was the original blonde bombshell, an early Playboy Playmate, and the...
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Jul.13.2013
Milton H. Greene was a fashion and celebrity photographer for over four decades. He’s best known for the photoshoots he did with Marilyn Monroe. Greene first encountered the iconic actress when on assignment for Look Magazine. They quickly became close friends, and ultimately they formed their...
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May.21.2013
On Tuesday, Laurie and I visited Chicago-proper, mostly traveling by train. The Metra is an outlying railway that gets you to downtown’s Union Station; while The Loop helps you make your way to Millennium Park, Grant Park, Willis Tower (formerly the Sears Tower), and other wonderful sites...
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May.17.2013
Events at the Cannes Film Festival were ripped out of the pages of a Pink Panther film, or a Hitchcock thriller starring Cary Grant and Grace Kelly. Round up the usual suspects…!          From an Associated Press report:    Thieves ripped a safe...
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Dec.27.2012
The traditional way to enjoy to ring in a New Year in the Big Apple is to watch the ball drop  at Time Square. Down the road at the George Eastman House in Rochester, classic cinema lovers can instead end 2012 in style by enjoying a fabulous dinner and two motion picture classics. What a...
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Sep.24.2012
On October 7th, Made in Hollywood: Photographs from the John Kobal Foundation travels to the Toledo Museum of Art, showcasing more than 90 prints by the most important photographers working in Hollywood from 1920–1960. The iconic  presentation celebrates the finest portraits and still...
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Jul.25.2012
Over the years, Hollywood has spent treasured time focusing on the theme of The Olympics. I’ve decided to select three favorite films with the Summer Olympics as a backdrop. They may not be the best ever produced, but they still resonate in my memory as I was growing up.    ~...