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August 2 in history

338 BC  A Macedonian army led by Philip II defeated the combined forces of Athens and Thebes in the Battle of Chaeronea, securing Macedonian hegemony in Greece and the Aegean. 513 more words


Lawrence of Arabia (1962) - Oscar Challenge, Best Picture

Most movies seem to jump right to the orgasmic explosions, but Lawrence gives us the full treatment.  Strip tease, lap dance, a little tongue, then full blow explosions after the foreplay has revved you to max anticipation.   316 more words

Best Picture

Under Milk Wood Revisited

It’s only right that in this centenary year of Dylan Thomas we celebrate the landscape that inspired him. This new book – my third for 2014 – is in collaboration with ace photographer… 85 more words

Movie Review - Becket (1964)

Director: Peter Glenville

Stars: Richard Burton, Peter O’Toole, John Gielgud, Donald Wolfit, David Weston

Becket is a historical drama about the relationship between Henry II (O’Toole) and Thomas Becket (Burton). 306 more words



Cast: Malcolm McDowell, Teresa Ann Savoy, Guido Mannari, John Gielgud, Peter O’Toole, Giancarlo Badessi

The perversion behind imperial Rome, the epic story of Rome’s mad Emporer. 40 more words


Men Are From Mars

“Venus”(2007) stars the late Peter O’Toole as an aging British actor who like many struggles with becoming old.

The film revolves around O’Toole as Maurice and a young woman named Jessie who is the niece of his best friend. 318 more words


Peter and Audrey

From How to Steal a Million (1966).