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new commissioned painting in progress } paul newman

Last May or June I was commissioned by my brother to paint a portrait of Paul Newman. His only conditions were that he wanted the painting to be large and that Paul Newman was wearing his Rolex Daytona watch. 123 more words


The Best Film of . . . 1981

This is the year that Steven Spielberg and George Lucas collaborated on Raiders of the Lost Ark – their remake of Harold Hankins Hopper‘s 1954 feature  1,563 more words

Chariots Of Fire

TORN CURTAIN (1966): "But...that's behind the Iron Curtain!"

TORN CURTAIN (1966) – Universal Pictures – Rating:  ★★ 1/2

Color – 128 mins. – 1.85:1 aspect ratio

Principal cast:  Paul Newman (Professor Michael Armstrong) 2,431 more words

Alfred Hitchcock

Joanne Woodward is losing memories of late husband Paul Newman

Joanne Woodward has Alzheimer’s and perhaps that’s all we need to know. Those of us who are familiar with the disease knows what that means, so description needed. 345 more words


TORN CURTAIN (1966) - Prelude to a movie (The setup)

The three-act structure is a basic tenet of screenwriting.  Most films generally follow the template:  setup, confrontation, and resolution.     Torn Curtain is a movie where the three acts are clearly delineated through a shifting narrative focus.   1,859 more words

Alfred Hitchcock

Classic Saturday: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)

Tennessee Williams is something, alright. He has the talent of making a hell of an eruption when it comes to drama. I haven’t read the play / yet / I consider the movie adaptation to be on spot. 139 more words