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The Freshest Thing on the Oscars: A 76-Year-Old Singing a 50-Year-Old Song

Jim David | Posted 04.28.2013 | Entertainment
Jim David

The orchestra hit some of the most recognizable notes in film history, the opening theme from Goldfinger, shafts of gold light spread across the stage and a shadow rose from the floor that turned out to be Dame Shirley Bassey, the song's originator and, forever, its owner.

Grover's End

Jeff Danziger | Posted 01.27.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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Skyfall in Perspective

William Bradley | Posted 11.15.2012 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Skyfall is a smash hit, well on its way to being the biggest Bond film of the modern era. But what does it mean and where does it fit in the Bond canon and the current scene?

Bond at 50: Skyfall's Notable Premiere Harkens Back to Bond's Late Imperial Beginnings

William Bradley | Posted 12.24.2012 | Entertainment
William Bradley

The Bond film franchise returns to celebrate its 50th anniversary with Skyfall. Daniel Craig is the best actor to play Bond. He is highly credible in the action sequences, while bringing depth, darkness, decency and a dry humor to the role.

Fiona Apple At Warner Theater: HuffPost DC Top 5 For June 26

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 06.26.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR TUESDAY, JUNE 26 1. Fiona Apple At Warner Theatre The new album is really good and Apple barely tours. Volatile in all the good ways, her ...

Silverdocs Best Of Fest: HuffPost DC Top 5 For June 25

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 06.25.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR MONDAY, JUNE 25 1. Silverdocs Best Of Fest Screenings At AFI Silver Spring See all of the films local media has been raving about for go...

A Bond Girl-Worthy Polka Dot Bikini

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

"A Look Back" is a daily column that highlights a moment from fashion's fabulous past. Today's pick is of British actress Shirley Eaton lounging on a ...

It's James Bond All Weekend Long

Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 02.22.2012 | TV

Do you live in Canada? Do you subscribe to MGM's digital channel? Are you a James Bond fan? If so, you're in luck for Oscar weekend. The MGM Channe...

Big Brother 12: Mothra, the Penguin, and the Succubus.

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

The thing I love about double-eviction weeks is that it clearly shows the producers are as sick of these house guests as I am.

James Bond Aston Martin For Sale

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LONDON — The Aston Martin driven by Sean Connery in the James Bond movies is going on sale at a London auction in October. The silver 1964 Asto...

Another '60s Anniversary: The Ur-Action Blockbuster Goldfinger

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Though Goldfinger looks almost sedate compared to today's jittery, mashed-up action pictures, editor Peter Hunt's work 45 years ago, emphasizing fast hard cuts, was an innovation.

The Best Original Movie Scores By Farr

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

Surveying the historical span of filmmaking, the use of original music appears more prevalent from the dawn of sound through the 1970s -- or perhaps it's just that the scores themselves were more memorable over this period.

The Best Sean Connery Movies by Farr

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

As one surveys the life and career of Sean Connery before, during and after Bond, there is an important factor to this star's success: his native shrewdness and intelligence. Quite simply, he never undervalued himself.

Federal Reserve Bank Of New York Has World's Biggest Stash Of Gold

Forbes | Liz Moyer with Tatiana Shumsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Gold trading at near-record highs above $900 an ounce begs the question: Who's got the most? If you guessed the U.S. government, you're right, sort o...