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Classic Hollywood: Memories of Gregory Peck, 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' and Marilyn Monroe

Classic Hollywood: Memories of Gregory Peck, 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' and Marilyn Monroe

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his is L.A. Times movie writer Susan King, reporting for Classic Hollywood duty. Every Friday, I’ll invite you to celebrate the Golden Age of Hollywood as I report on the latest vintage films -- as well as beloved TV series -- on DVD, famous movie and TV milestones, fun Classic Hollywood happenings around town, and notable births and deaths.

Part of what stokes the huge appetite for all things Classic Hollywood are the legendary, seemingly bigger-than-life stars of that era -- stars who never go out of style.

Today...

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