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TV: The World of Liberace, Prisoners of War, Community, Crisis

I only found myself in a cinema a handful of times over the last 12 months, but a movie I saw and enjoyed was Behind the Candelabra. 542 more words

TV

Photo from 'The Box' reveals evidence of possible Liberace séance

There are certain iconic phrases woven into the fabric of our collective experience. They are phrases which, upon hearing or seeing them, create an anticipation that has been engrained in us since childhood… … 704 more words

Humor

Behind The Candelabra

Semi-retired Soderbergh shows life in the (not so) old director yet…

Steven Soderbergh retired from being a film director around 2010 but has unretired himself for several projects making his most creatively exciting yet accessible work to date; Psychological Thriller  725 more words

Film

Friday Jams

I know I’ve said it before, but I really love the TCM channel. You never know what will pop up on their play list and when I’m up in the middle of the night unable to get back to sleep, I’ve seen some awesome old movies. 590 more words

Liberating Liberace: Why Age Matters

I saw Steven Soderbergh’s Behind the Candelabra in Sydney — out in theatres there since late July 2013. Starring Michael Douglas and Matt Damon, this flick brilliantly portrayed the life of Valentino Liberace, a famous American pianist and vocalist who showcased his talents on his own TV show during the 1950s. 1,423 more words

Opinion

Behind the Candelabra (2013) - Film Review

Translating Scott Thorson’s autobiographical memoir “Behind the Candelabra: My Life with Liberace” from 1988 to an on-screen production is a magical fit and with captivating performances from Michael Douglas and Matt Damon, its Hollywood rejection is all the more disappointing.

Film

Liberace Mansion granted brand license in strategic alliance

Foundation grants limited naming rights to historic home of Mr. Showmanship

The owner of the famed home in which Liberace lived in Las Vegas has been granted a brand license by the Foundation, permitting the official use of the name “Liberace Mansion”. 50 more words

Las Vegas