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August 17: Happy Birthday Martha Coolidge and Maureen O'Hara

Two red-haired ladies of Hollywood, born about a generation apart and known for their work on opposite sides of the camera, are our headliners today. 1,241 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

'Fast Times' at 35: Cameron Crowe, Amy Heckerling on Courting David Lynch, Sean Penn's Method Acting, Genital Equality

The seminal teen flick “Fast Times at Ridgemont High” is celebrating its 35th anniversary on Sunday.

Not only did the coming-of-age tale set in Southern California launch the careers of director Amy Heckerling and writer Cameron Crowe, the comedy catapulted Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Phoebe Cates, and Judge Reinhold into stardom. 1,772 more words

News

What Into the Wild has taught us

The month of August marks the 25th anniversary of Christopher McCandless’ mysterious deat. We look back at the big screen adaptation of his life’s adventures. 988 more words

The Spark

[Book] Into the wild / Jon Krakauer (1996)

In this world of expectation, structure, busy-ness, and bills, it has always interested me to come across people who abhor these tangles of everyday life and live like nomads. 823 more words

Film

FAST TIMES AT RIDGEMONT HIGH (1982)

Review by Derrick Carter

Running Time: 1 hour 30 minutes

MPAA Rating: R

Directed by: Amy Heckerling

Written by: Cameron Crowe

(based on the book FAST TIMES AT RIDGEMONT HIGH: A TRUE STORY by Cameron Crowe) 771 more words

Comedy

Madonna Performs at Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation Gala in Saint-Tropez

Leonardo Di Caprio pulled a surprise performance by Madonna out of the hat for the fourth edition of his namesake foundation’s annual gala, held in Saint-Tropez on Wednesday night. 102 more words
ENTERTAINMENT

THE LAST FACE arrives on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD September 5

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Experience the emotional story of hope when The Last Face arrives on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital HD), DVD and Digital HD September 5 from Lionsgate. 235 more words

Movies