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Classic Hollywood: Poitier, Groucho and Gilbert

Classic Hollywood: Poitier, Groucho and Gilbert

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Happy Friday! This is L.A. Times film writer Susan King, and here is the latest edition of the Classic Hollywood newsletter. Every Friday I get to share with you my passion for the Golden Age of Hollywood including the latest DVD releases, vintage film screenings and events in Hollywood, notable births and deaths, movie milestones and my memories of interviews with some of the legends of yesteryear.

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