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The Magician (1958)

Monday, I watched The Magician on TCM. They were honoring the work of Max von Sydow. I had never heard of this film but I seen that it was written and directed by the great Ingmar Bergman and I couldn’t resist. 235 more words

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Riding the Movies: A review of the recent changes to The Great Movie Ride at DIsney's Hollywood Studios

Today’s post is a bit of a departure from the norm. This week’s typical “helpful thot” will only be helpful if you are a fan of the Disney theme parks in Florida. 939 more words

Fact checking TCM's To Trap a Spy presentation

TCM on July June 13 showed To Trap a Spy, the movie version of The Man From U.N.C.L.E. pilot during prime time, part of a evening featuring films with actor Robert Vaughn, the original Napoleon Solo. 624 more words

The Other Spies

Comet Walking Around Hollywood: Turner Classic Film Festival 2015

Comet Over Hollywood is covering the Turner Classic Film Festival for my third year this week. The festival runs from Thursday, March 26, through Sunday, March 30. 262 more words

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TCM CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL UPDATE: Get well soon, Robert Osborne!

The TCM Classic Film Festival, going on its sixth consecutive year later this month, is known for its devoted following and a large, dedicated staff that keeps a monumental event running seamlessly from start to finish. 239 more words

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UPDATE #2: Robert Osborne Will Miss TCM Film Festival due to "Minor Health Procedure"

Updated 3/20/15 – 2:30 p.m. (ET)

In an update posted to the TCM Classic Film Festival website, TCM revealed that the previously scheduled Robert Osborne… 1,034 more words

TCM Classic Film Festival

The Beginning of an Institution

Prior to the creation of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, there was no governing body, no regulations on the filmmaking industry. Not only was censorship and regulation a concern, but there was no way for those working in films to organize (as in, no unions) or recognize the achievements of outstanding individuals. 672 more words

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