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Mad About the '60s: A Hart-Like Henry Fonda in Gore Vidal's The Best Man

William Bradley | Posted 10.11.2014 | Entertainment
William Bradley

"You know, those rumors about you and lady friends ... they won't do you a bit of harm." Former President Art Hockstader to presidential candidate Wi...

Lauren Bacall Dies At 89

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 08.13.2014 | Entertainment

Hollywood icon Lauren Bacall, star of films such as "To Have and Have Not" and "Key Largo," died Tuesday at her home in New York City after suffering ...

Ambitious But Problematic Cultural Projects

Edward Goldman | Posted 09.28.2014 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Having become one of the most important cultural centers, both national and international, Los Angeles imposes on us, Angelenos, certain pressures to keep up with the latest developments on its cultural front.

12 Famous People Who Really Made The Most Out Of Their Last Words

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 05.30.2014 | Fifty

The deathbed can lead a person to mutter some pretty profound stuff -- or not. Here's a list of 13 alleged last words from 13 famous people. "I sho...

Here's Looking at You, Kids

Josh Getlin | Posted 07.02.2014 | Arts
Josh Getlin

Bring the kids, pack some Twizzlers and Brush up your Bogey for a new musical that celebrates Skittles, lampoons tween-teen angst and serves up a crash course in film noir trivia.

Stepping Out of Myself and Onto the Stage

Al DeLuise | Posted 05.31.2014 | Fifty
Al DeLuise

I experimented with being a thespian once, but that was back in my college days.

7 Romantic Films Men Love

James Russell Lingerfelt | Posted 04.12.2014 | Entertainment
James Russell Lingerfelt

Common threads of a romantic movie a man will watch: The screenplay is written by men, the film is told from the man's perspective and the male lead behaves like a man would in real life and the ending of the film is redemptive.

Son of 'Random Notes and Fripperies'

Tom Alderman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy
Tom Alderman

Something you won't see in the Alcoholics Anonymous handbook: while staying at the White House during WWII, legendary British Prime Minister Churchil...

PHOTOS: The Reason Humphrey Bogart Fell For Lauren Bacall

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 09.19.2013 | Style

Few Hollywood romances are as legendary as Bogie and Bacall's. Lauren Bacall was just 19 when she met a married Humphrey Bogart on the set of 1944'...

The Butler's Whitaker/Winfrey, Next Chapter of Bogart/Bacall? Holding Back the Tears

Lonna Saunders | Posted 10.21.2013 | Chicago
Lonna Saunders

What makes Lee Daniels' films so darn good? The brilliant casting and textured layering through and through. Knowing how to weave history with entertainment with moral message.

Matt Damon Is Right

Brent Budowsky | Posted 10.15.2013 | Politics
Brent Budowsky

When the great actor Matt Damon recently said that President Obama "broke up with me," he hit the jackpot of telling political truth in the eyes of many progressive Democrats and independents.

You Can Own A Piece Of Bogart History

AP | Posted 08.07.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK -- A statuette featured in the 1941 movie "The Maltese Falcon" is being offered for sale at a New York City auction. Bonhams says the black ...

Queen of the Silver Screen Shines in Key Largo (PHOTOS)

Visit Florida | Posted 08.26.2013 | Travel
Visit Florida

She may be the only real movie star residing in Key Largo. Certainly she's the only one still reprising her most famous role on a daily basis. And, ...

HERE'S LOOKING AT YOU, PERP: Suspect Speaks Only In Sinatra, Bogart Quotes

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 06.25.2013 | Weird News

The trouble with the world is that it's always one drink behind. Especially for Herbert Goss, 78, of Pennsylvania, who got such a kick out of Frank...

Why Do Some People Still Oppose Legalizing Pot?

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 02.27.2013 | Fifty

In 1969, the year of Woodstock, only 13 percent of Californians supported legalizing marijuana. In a Field Poll released Wednesday, 54 percent of them...

42 Baby Name Ideas From Classic Movies

nameberry | Posted 12.02.2012 | Parents

Written by Linda Rosenkrantz for Nameberry You don’t have to be a rabid movie buff to associate certain names with classic movie stars. For many ...

Dale Olson: "I Lived My Life My Own Way"

Tom Gregory | Posted 10.13.2012 | Entertainment
Tom Gregory

Dale was the voice of damage-control, the pen of Oscar campaigns, and the heart of a movement that cultivated compassion in modern Hollywood. Laughter and caring were Dale Olson's trademark, entertainment was his business.

The Best Navy Movies of All Time

John Farr | Posted 04.05.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

Over the years, a slew of outstanding Navy-themed films have furnished us with a variety of salty celluloid adventures worth catching. The following dozen titles comprise my own personal favorites.

PHOTOS: Now You Too Can Ride The African Queen

AP | Posted 04.13.2012 | Travel

KEY LARGO, Fla. -- The African Queen, the iconic original vessel from the classic film of the same name, is plying nearshore waters and canals in the ...

Is That All There Is? Rugged Indvidualism

Dimitri Hamlin | Posted 05.14.2012 | Religion
Dimitri Hamlin

It's a good thing that, when push comes to shove, we're really not rugged individualists. I'm thinking that it's almost time for us to accept who we are.

Joyful Noise: A Conversation With Mervyn Warren, Plus Chatting With Mark Wayne Glasmire and Julian Velard

Mike Ragogna | Posted 03.14.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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DVDs Worth Owning - and Giving - for Christmas

John Farr | Posted 05.11.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

I just know many of you out there are scrambling to catch up on your holiday gift giving. This article's for you.

Is "High-Def" Technology Ruining the Look of Classic Films?

John Farr | Posted 05.31.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

This 63-year-old feature looked almost as if it had been shot last week. I was intensely aware of Moira Shearer's heavy make-up and could literally see Anton Walbrook's pores. It was fascinating, hypnotic, but also more than a little distracting.

10 Black & White Movies for People Who Won't Watch Black & White Movies

John Farr | Posted 05.31.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

If I could get all those black and white haters out there to watch just ten titles -- movies that constituted absolutely essential viewing -- which would they be?

PHOTOS: Who Is The Greatest American Film Actor Ever?

Posted 09.02.2011 | Entertainment

The number of American-born all-time greats in the field of writing, painting, and composing is legion, but given the nation's relative inception (con...