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Dec.03.2012
Inter-Disciplinary.net is sponsoring an international conference in February, 2013. Called Hollywood and the World, this research confab seeks to explore issues of cinema and its global influence across historical periods, and within cultural, political and social contexts; both in the US...
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May.07.2012
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has completed work on its outdoor theater, and has unveiled a marvelous collection of film screenings for the Summer. Oscars Outdoors will kickoff on June 15th, and continue through August 18th. Actually, on Saturday, May 19th, the Academy will...
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Jan.18.2012
   === Many thanks to family, and particularly, friends in karaoke, co-workers, and  even bowlers at Westminster Lanes, who have all contributed in making sure that I rapidly reach the 100-sales mark in the first three weeks of distributing my latest paperback. Son of...
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Jan.04.2012
  SON OF FORGOTTEN HOLLYWOOD FORGOTTEN HISTORY has been printed, and is officially in gift stores, bookshops, and other locales for you to purchase. SON OF FORGOTTEN HOLLYWOOD FORGOTTEN HISTORY is the long anticipated sequel to my award-winning book, and telling more rarely shared American...
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Oct.24.2011
Before Marilyn Monroe and Betty Grable, their was Jean Harlow.  Nicknamed The Platinum Blonde, she’s considered one of the greatest actresses who ever lived, despite a career barely lasting a decade. MGM often cited that her films were some of the biggest box office draws...
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Oct.14.2011
I appreciate the nice mention I received at Examiner.com. Reporter Jordan Young writes for the LA / OC Arts section of the news site. Last week, Mr. Young offered a review of a number of Hollywood / Entertainment-related books, CD’s, and films on DVD now out for your enjoyment including...
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Jun.24.2011
Most folks remember Peter Falk as Columbo, the street smart detective in the rumpled trenchcoat. However, before his starring role on the revolving NBC Mystery Movie series, the diminuitive actor had a prolific screen career as a talented supporting player. Falk was twice nominated for an Oscar...
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Jun.21.2011
Beverly Garland was a fine actress of movies and television for five decades. She began her career opposite Edmond O’Brien in the film noir classic D.O.A. She also pioneered the female cop-genre on television, starring in Decoy during the 1958-59 season. Garland is best known for her co-starring...
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Jun.18.2011
Forgotten Hollywood Forgotten History has been officially added to the catalogue at CINEMATEK. This prestigious site is located in the heart of Brussels. According to a press  release from the Belgian Tourist Office: CINEMATEK is a completely rebuilt film museum; a permanent exhibition space for...