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Virginia entered into her eternal peace on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, at her home with family present after a battle with cancer. Virginia was born August 1950 at Kessler Air Force Base, Miss., the daughter of the late Joseph and Daisy Chappell. She...
Patricia Medina, a British-born actress whose Hollywood career as a leading lady in the 1950s spanned the talking mule comedy "Francis" and Orson Welles' crime-thriller "Mr. Arkadin," has died. She was 92. Medina, the widow of actor Joseph Cotten, died...
24 FramesOne of Hollywood' most venerable movie palaces, Grauman's Chinese Theatre, is celebrating its 85th birthday this year. And as part of the theater's celebrations, the Chinese is offering a "25 Cent Movie Mondays" series. The first movie screening this...
Los Angeles Times Staff WriterSecond of two parts When Philip Berg decided in the early 1970s to teach kabbalah to the masses, he predicted that orthodox rabbis would stone him and his wife, Karen. For a long time, that seemed a pompous overstatement. Few people had even heard of the...
Tags: Charity, Fraud, Melbourne, Internal Revenue Service, Israel
RedEyeSeveral TV networks will commemorate the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, with news specials, live coverage from Ground Zero, films and special episodes of scripted series. Many of those specials begin this week, and I've tried...
Tags: Montgomery Clift, Technology, Al-Qaeda, Photography, Renovation
When the western and science fiction genres meld in "Cowboys & Aliens," the entertaining result makes the Wild West seem even wilder. It's a wildly preposterous movie, which is exactly what makes it ideal for summertime viewing in an air-conditioned...
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Los Angeles TimesWatching the video clip, my heart raced. I'd seen the movie before, of course, but never realized what I was looking at: there, in the background of "Double Indemnity," was Raymond Chandler. His appearance in the movie he'd help script had gone...
Jacket CopyWill there be something for fans of detective fiction in the upcoming video game L.A. Noire?...
Book review: 'Tough Without a Gun: The Life and Extraordinary Afterlife of Humphrey Bogart' by Stefan KanferLos Angeles TimesNo other star of Hollywood's golden age continues to hold audiences in quite the way that Humphrey Bogart does. The American Film Institute voted him the greatest male star of all time, and his influence as cultural icon and representative of a certain...
Tags: Politics, Lucille Ball, Crime, Law and Justice, Depression, Book
Show TrackerDownload 4-04-10-2v2 Click here to download TV listings for the week of April 4 - April 10 in PDF format This week's TV Movies STANDSTILL: The special 'Aftermath: When the Earth Stops Spinning' airs at 6 and 9 p.m. on......
Quentin Tarantino on his movie influences: From 'Operation Amsterdam' to 'The Good, the Bad and the Ugly'The Big PictureMost writers, musicians and filmmakers are delighted to talk about the biggest influences on their work. After all, for artists, the influences from their youth are usually the subconscious fuel that drives their imagination. And when it comes to...
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