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Carousel of Hope Ball Will Be a 'Celebration of Hollywood,' Says Barbara Davis

Carousel of Hope will honor Jane Fonda, Sherry Lansing, Sidney Poitier and David Foster at the biennial gala this go-round, which co-founder Barbara Davis touted at Wednesday’s kick-off luncheon at the Peninsula Beverly Hills. 228 more words


In the Heat of the Night (1967)

A body of a rich man is found on the main street of a small Mississippi town.  Bumbling local authorities luckily mistake Virgil Tibbs (Sidney Poitier) — a quick witted, sharp-dressed homicide detective from Philadelphia — for a suspect. 432 more words


So it’s been kind of a long road, but it was a good journey altogether. – Sidney Poitier http://ift.tt/1TKPSnf

Sidney Poitier

Recent Arrival for Rent/Sale at Movie Village

A Raisin in the Sun, 1961. A family living in Chicago receives a ten thousand dollar insurance payment that will change their lives forever. Sidney Poitier and Ruby Dee star in this adaptation by Lorraine Hansberry’s of her own play.

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Moments: Film Talks at SFIFF 59

Critical film moments and moments in film history were the subjects du jour in this year’s cinema talks at the San Francisco International Film Festival. In his… 425 more words


TCM FF: Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

After my Thursday evening class, I drove down to Hollywood to begin this years TCM Film Festival. I walked past the Chinese Theater, which was already dark in front but contained the opening night Gala screening of “All the President’s Men”. 387 more words