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Olivia de Havilland's Audacious Lawsuit Against Warner Brothers Changed Hollywood's Studio System Forever

Despite being one of the biggest stars of her time, Olivia de Havilland found herself in 1943 pitched in a bitter legal battle with her studio, Warner Brothers, when they arbitrarily added six months to her contract to cover time she had spent on suspension. 400 more words

Film & TV

Beyond A Reasonable Doubt (1956).

A Fritz Lang film about a novelist who is embroiled in a web of flimsy evidence in the murder of a dancer. But it all goes wrong. 193 more words

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Rebecca

The Movie Snob goes retro.

Rebecca  (B).  This is the 1940 classic directed by Alfred Hitchcock (Strangers on a Train) and starring Joan Fontaine ( 134 more words

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Happy Birthday, Laurence Olivier!

The actor would have been 108 years old today.

Film

Happy Birthday, Laurence Olivier!

The actor would have been 108 years old today.

Film

Rebecca

Released:  1940

Cast:  Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders, Judith Anderson

Oscar Wins:  Best Picture, Best Cinematography, Black and White (George Barnes)

Oscar Nominations:  Best Actor (Laurence Olivier), Best Actress (Joan Fontaine), Best Supporting Actress (Judith Anderson), Best Director (Alfred Hitchcock), Best Screenplay (Robert E. 803 more words

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

MOVIE REVIEW | Gunga Din (1939)

“Eight feet away from where I’m sitting, right here, there’s enough gold to make me sole owner and proprietor of a pub as big as the Crystal Palace. 511 more words

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