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The Bad and the Beautiful

The Bad and the Beautiful would make a terrific double feature with Sunset Boulevard. Like that film, it is a cynical look at Hollywood. It shows the impossibility of balancing careers and personal lives in show business, with the story of an ambitious but cold-hearted producer who destroys personal relationships in order to advance the careers of himself and his collaborators. 1,252 more words

Films

A Gentleman is simply a patient wolf.....Lana Turner

A while ago, I commented on how, at least in the senior community, I felt like quite a catch (I still got it…sort of… 477 more words

Caregivers

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Adaptação livre, cheia de humor e dinamismo, do celebérrimo romance de Alexandre Dumas (décima de uma longa lista), realizada por George Sidney. Ano de produção: 1948; estreia em Portugal: cinema S. 224 more words

Coisas & Loisas

SECRETS BEHIND THE MAKING OF “IMITATION OF LIFE”

Everybody knows Imitation of Life. It’s the movie plenty of Black families reference when they speak about the original tearjerkers. When you think about it, it’s amazing that a movie that handled subjects such as race and class in such a real way was released during the beginning of the Civil Rights era. 182 more words

Entertainment

Quote: Lana Turner on Giving Away the Store

“A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man.” 20 more words

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