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Clint Eastwood's much-honored "Unforgiven"

In his multi-Oscar-winning “Unforgiven” (1992). Clint Eastwood’s still blows everyone away in the end—or is it the whiskey shooting? No one can say that Eastwood tried to mask aging on screen here. 393 more words

Movie

Stephen Boyd and Anthony Mann - "The Unknown Battle", 1964

In mid 1963, as Stephen Boyd was wrapping up his role as the Roman General Livius in the epic production of “The Fall of the Roman Empire,” director Anthony Mann started to consider Boyd as the lead in his next project as well – “The Unknown Battle.” This movie was going to portray the true story of the… 1,104 more words

Stephen Boyd

Adam Adamant Lives! 1.8 - The Last Sacrifice

Tonight’s very entertaining episode of Adam Adamant Lives!, written by Richard Harris, is mostly set around a ginormous country estate. The villains are blackmailers who hide behind a supposedly Satanic coven, promising their targets an evening of debauchery and disgraceful behavior. 451 more words

Gerald Harper

My Retro May 1968 Charts

4th May 1968

It’s The Hump on top for the only time and the only week in his career, I can’t help myself with this slice of singalong MOR – though it certainly won’t be his last top 10 (Hi Eurovision!). 3,614 more words

1968 Music Charts

"It is not our abilities that show what we truly are. It is our choices."

From: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Genre: Movies/Books

Who said it?: Dumbledore

The story behind the quote: This week’s quote comes from the second book and film of the Harry Potter series, The Chamber of Secrets. 162 more words

Movies

Adam Adamant Lives! 1.1 - A Vintage Year for Scoundrels

So there’s this absolutely perfect little shot right at the end of the first episode of Adam Adamant Lives!, and as we watched it tonight, I said to myself: “There! 778 more words

Tony Williamson

#OTD in 1930 – Birth of actor, Richard Harris, in Limerick.

Actor Richard Harris was born in Limerick city on this date. Harris’ career scored rave reviews (and another Oscar nomination) for The Field (1990). He then locked horns with Harrison Ford as an IRA sympathiser in Patriot Games (1992) and got one of his best roles as gunfighter English Bob in the Clint Eastwood western Unforgiven (1992). 266 more words

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