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Second Looks: Ball of Fire (1941)

Eight men in New York City have come together for a noble purpose: to compile an encyclopedia of all human knowledge. Professor Bertram Potts (Gary Cooper) has decided his latest contribution will be to research modern American slang for addition to the encyclopedia. 497 more words

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Sunset over the World

Was surprised to learn that Palm Jumeirah isn’t the only artificial island out there in the coast of Dubai. When I was in the area, learnt there were quiet a few more – … 140 more words

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Ball of Fire

Quite low on the horizon, the sun appears like a ball of fire in the sky 6 more words

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For hours the sun was obscured, but then it was an explosion in the sky. The rays were so bold and far-reaching, inviting me to grab hold and fly. 75 more words

Barbara Stanwyck's 1941 Films

Barbara Stanwyck is one of the most versatile actresses to come out of the Old Hollywood era, excelling in both dramas and comedies. Her film career spanned nearly four decades and she appeared in over 80 films, where she had a leading role in all but three films.  1,277 more words

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Ball of Fire (1941)

Boogie!

You hear the rhythm rompin’.

Boogie!

You see the drummer stompin’.

Drumboogie, drumboogie.

Boogie!

It really is a killer.

Drumboogie, drumboogie.

The drum boogie woogie.

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Barbara Stanwyck and Gary Cooper in 'Ball of Fire' at Film Forum, Dec. 25 - 31

Howard Hawks’ classic screwball comedy Ball of Fire, with Barbara Stanwyck’s stripper “Sugarpuss O’Shea” hiding out in the home of eight unworldly professors, including super-square Gary Cooper, opens Christmas Day at Film Forum for a special holiday run,  Friday, December 25th – Thursday, December 31st. 108 more words

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