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Herb Jeffries - the black Roy Rogers

Back in the 30s and 40s a few cowboy films were made with exclusively black actors and Herb Jeffries, who was already a popular singer was tabbed to be the hero of these films

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"All About Eve" Harrington is Back!

Fasten your seatbelts. … #AllAboutEve is coming to theatres

March 5th & 8th 2017

From the moment she glimpses her idol on Broadway, Eve Harrington (Anne Baxter) strives to upstage Margo Channing (Bette Davis).

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This Day in Disney History February 20th

1928-Oswald the Lucky Rabbit cartoon Africa Before Dark is released.

1937-Mickey Mouse cartoon The Moose Hunters is released.

1959-Part 6 of Television Show Elfego Baca: The Griswold Murder… 105 more words


The Decameron

The first film of director Pier Paolo Pasolini’s “Trilogy of Life,” The Decameron, an adaptation of several of the stories in Boccaccio’s book, sets the mold for the series. 469 more words


20.11.16 - Napoleon's Invasion of Southbank

“Shakespeare, Rembrandt, Beethoven fera des films…toutes les légendes, toutes les mythologies et tous les mythes, tous les fondateurs de la religion, et les religions mêmes…attendent leur résurrection exposée, et les héros s’entassent à la porte.”

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Khan Noonien Singh - 50th Anniversary of "Space Seed"

Space: the final frontier. These are the voyages of the starship Enterprise. Its five-year mission: to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before. 524 more words

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Screening History: "Ben-Hur"(1959)

Some time ago, I wrote a 3-part series of blog posts about the rise and fall of the biblical epic (you can see them here… 1,507 more words

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