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Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Les Tremayne, actor (1913-2003)
See Les Tremayne in North by Northwest (1959) on April 18th at 11:00AM (ET)

Charles Chaplin, actor, filmmaker & co-founder of United Artists (1889-1977) 35 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

ASO musicians perform free concert at UAMS today

The Ruth Allen UAMS Series takes place from time to time at UAMS and is free.  This afternoon at 4:30pm will be the latest concert in the series. 127 more words



April 16th in history:

On April 16th, 2004, the cruise ship Queen Mary 2 began its first trans-Atlantic crossing from England to New York.

The sinking of the Titanic in 1912… 63 more words

Today In History

April 16 in history

1178 BC; The calculated date of the Greek king Odysseus‘s return home from the Trojan War.

73 Masada, a Jewish fortress, fell to the Romans after several months of siege, ending the Jewish Revolt. 714 more words


The Party

I can’t believe it’s been 7 months of Cinema Sips greatness, and I have yet to discuss the ultimate cocktail movie, the one that made me want to do this blog in the first place. 568 more words


is this a...what day is this?

I was going to try to catch up on past blogs by changing the publish post date to the date the event happened, so my home page was a nice, neat, linear, organized timeline, but then you—the reader (and many thanks for being one)—might miss something I post because it got published in the “past” between other posts you may have already read. 488 more words


You Must Remember This: TCM, Masterworks Compile "Classic Sound of Hollywood" From Mancini, Williams, Morricone, More

On April 1, Sony’s Masterworks division and Turner Classic Movies marked the cable network’s twentieth anniversary with a new 2-CD collection of vintage Hollywood movie themes. 1,023 more words