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Feb.12.2014
For a third time in the past couple of months, we lost two legends in a row; Peter O’Toole and Joan Fontaine… Maximiliam Schell and Philip Seymour Hoffman… and now, Shirley Temple Black and Sid Caesar are gone. Caesar was more than a genius in the field of comedy. He was a pioneer of...
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Nov.19.2013
This just in from the folks who have brought us The Happiest Place on Earth.  In time for the Holidays, Walt Disney Studios is offering guests a special event in celebration of the upcoming release of Saving Mr. Banks. The event gives visitors the chance to see the film in a theater on the...
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Mar.11.2013
Wow! The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is premiering a new digital restoration and screening a Digital Cinema presentation with a newly restored 4-channel stereo soundtrack of Bye Bye Birdie. Adapted from the Tony Award-winning 1960 Broadway production, it was directed by George...
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Jan.07.2013
Turner Classic Movies is set to honor Danny Kaye and Dick Van Dyke with extensive programming. This is a great opportunity to re-visit their iconic work. ~ DANNY KAYE – To celebrate his 100 birthday, TCM is planning to spend Sunday, January 20th with films and television programs devoted to...
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Oct.01.2012
Because it was one of those autumn days where the sun had skipped town leaving a slab of marble sky in its place, I decided to do some seasonal cleaning.  And, because the down-filled pair of burgundy silk shantung pillows I'd splurged on a decade ago had a few stubbornly nasty drops of...
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Aug.21.2012
Dick Van Dyke will receive the 2013 Screen Actors Guild Lifetime Achievement Award at their next gala in January. The 86-year old actor can add this accolade to his multiple Emmys, Tonys, and a Grammy he has received.  Dick Van Dyke is best remembered on the small screen...
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Jun.29.2011
(First in a 12-part monthly series) WHAT A WAY TO GO - The script parodies the curse of a frustrated widow (by four husbands) searching for a thrifty, humble life. She succeeds in inheriting gobs of money by offering seemingly innocent suggestions which lead to each spouse’s demise. The story is...