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SHE STILL SINGS IN PERFECT PITCH: THE SONG OF BERNADETTE (1943)

Written by Andrew Martin

When beautiful Phylis Isley arrived in Hollywood at the age of twenty to sign her contract with 20th-Century Fox, she’d already racked up a good deal of stage performances in her hometown of Tulsa, Oklahoma. 845 more words

Drama

"The only safe thing is to take a chance" - In memory of director Mike Nichols

 “The only safe thing is to take a chance”

- Mike Nichols, 1931 – 2014, German-born, American, film, cinema, theater, director, producer, actor, comedian (photo “The Graduate” final scene)

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Brad To Run! Pitt ‘Hungry’ To Play ‘His Rock Idol’ Bruce Springsteen On The Big Screen

Brad Pitt has “had his fill” of war movies, according to The National ENQUIRER. For his next act, the magazine reports, he has approached his “rock idol” … 242 more words

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Road to 2015: 10 Live Action Shorts Advance in Oscar Race

Via AMPAS

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 10 live action short films will advance in the voting process for the 87th Academy Awards®. 

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Walt Disney Studios Debuts Trailer For "Cinderella" Inspired By The Classic Fairy Tale

A live-action feature inspired by the classic fairy tale, “Cinderella” brings to life the timeless images from Disney’s 1950 animated masterpiece as fully-realized characters in a visually-dazzling spectacle for a whole new generation. 426 more words

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'Graduate' director and Diane Sawyer's husband Mike Nichols dies

(PIX11) — The Academy Award-winning director of “The Graduate” and husband of Diane Sawyer Mike Nichols has died. He was 83.

News of Nichols’ sudden death was confirmed Thursday morning by ABC News, where his wife was the anchor of its nightly flagship program ABC World News. 135 more words

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Lana Del Rey and Tim Burton's: "Big Eyes"

With her third successful studio album “Ultraviolence“, the follow up to her debut album “Born to Die” you would think Lana Del Rey would take some time off writing and recording music this year. 203 more words

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