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Al Hirschfeld Presents An Ode to Broadway's
TheaterMania.comAl Hirschfeld Presents An Ode to Broadway's Leading Ladies: Part IITheaterMania.comA scene from the 1947 revival of Crime and Punishment, with Dolly Haas, Lillian Gish, and John Gielgud. courtesy of the Al Hirschfeld Foundation. <p>At the entrance <em>The Line King's Library</em. At the entrance The Line King's Library exhibition one ...
Posted on 10 December 2013 | 8:20 am
"Intolerance" Remains The Standard
"Intolerance" Remains The Standard Bearer ReviewJustPressPlayIt helped that he frequently worked with the most celebrated and talented performers of the day, including the incomparable Lillian Gish, who has a small but integral part here as a mother repeatedly rocking a cradle, a symbolic image used here to ...
Posted on 9 December 2013 | 2:46 am
'A Century Ago': Academy offering screening
'A Century Ago': Academy offering screening of films from 1913Los Angeles TimesAnd stars such as Mary Pickford, Mabel Normand, Lillian and Dorothy Gish, "Broncho Billy" Anderson and Norma Talmadge were also driving audiences to the movies. "People were very aware of actors in the movies," Haberkamp said. "There were fan ...
Posted on 6 December 2013 | 7:06 am
Hundreds of films, cinematic memorabilia up
Hundreds of films, cinematic memorabilia up for sale from former FOX 4 critic ...fox4kc.com“Lillian Gish and he had a long-standing correspondence where they would eat lunch together and she would sign things and she would tell him stories of all the golden age of cinema classics,” Parker said. Doug's friends say it's sad to see someone's ...
Posted on 5 December 2013 | 5:20 pm
New film offers a brush with artists' lives
New film offers a brush with artists' livesMinneapolis Star Tribune... soundtrack by Michael Legan and amusing counterpoint of found footage, home movies, drawings, cartoons, big-name artworks and excerpts of early black-and-white movies featuring such stars of yesteryear as Edward G. Robinson and Lillian Gish.
Posted on 5 December 2013 | 11:48 am
Hundreds of films, cinematic memorabilia upKANSAS CITY, Mo. — Movie memorabilia is up for sale in the metro this weekend. It’s from the estate of...
Posted on 5 December 2013 | 5:20 pm
The University of Chicago and the HarrisPlaywright/actress Anna Deavere Smith and cellist Joshua Roman will spend three weeks in residency at UChicago and present a public work-in-progress performance of "On Grace" at the Harris Theater Jan. 21.
Posted on 4 December 2013 | 8:49 am
TV Guide Magazine's 60 Greatest TalkThey yap, they yammer, they sometimes even yell, but where would we be without our trusty talk-show hosts? Their programs pep us up for the day ahead and soothe us into slumber at night ? that is, when they're not shocking the heck out of us! Here are the biggest, wildest, funniest and, yes, even the most tragic moments from the great wide world of chat.
Posted on 4 December 2013 | 7:23 am
Life's shipshape for Rancho Mirage'sActor Gavin MacLeod, who played Captain Merrill Stubing on 'The Love Boat,' at the Coachella Valley Repertory Theater in Rancho Mirage. / Crystal Chatham/The Desert Sun
Posted on 30 November 2013 | 5:41 pm
'Intolerance' starring Lillian Gish,D.W. Griffiths "Intolerance" makes a gorgeous high-definition debut. The 1916 silent classic recently was released on Blu-ray.
Posted on 26 November 2013 | 7:26 am
Lillian Gish biographyLillian Gish was an actress regarded as one of silent cinema's finest. Lillian Gish was an actress who was a major figure in the early motion picture industry, the silent era, and after her appearance in The Birth of a Nation (1915), she was established as ...
Posted on 26 November 2013 | 8:00 am
TCM celebrates Lillian Gish; a look at FirstWhen film historians talk about pioneers in the business of movie making, director D. W. Griffith and two of his frequent leading ladies, Mary Pickford and Lillian Gish are at the top of the list. While Pickford has been dubbed 'America's Sweetheart', it's ...
Posted on 14 October 2013 | 5:38 am
Lillian Gish: First Lady of American CinemaWhen we think of actors with impressively long careers, we usually picture a career spanning several decades. Forty years? Fifty? It's the rare actor who has worked successfully for 60 years. But Lillian Gish's illustrious career lasted even ...
Posted on 13 October 2013 | 2:41 pm
Silent star Lillian Gish takes over TCM thisTomorrow is Lillian Gish's birthday and TCM is airing some of her movies to honor her birthday. She was born on Oct. 14, 1893 in Springfield, OH. While she was a huge star in the silent era, Gish also was in many talkies and her last movie was in 1987, it ...
Posted on 13 October 2013 | 3:23 am
Spike Lee To Receive 20th Annual Dorothy AndUS film director Spike Lee poses during the photocall of 'Bad 25' during the 69th Venice Film Festival on August 31, 2012 at Venice Lido. 'Bad 25' is presented out of competition. AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS (Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS ...
Posted on 18 September 2013 | 3:52 am
Cinematic Scenes: Way Down East (1920): D.W.D.W. Griffith's masterful direction paces the silent film nicely in an upward sweep to the exciting climax. It ranks amongst his best films. Lillian Gish is great in the lead role, both strong and vulnerable. The supporting players are ...
Posted on 3 December 2013 | 9:00 pm
Weird Movie Village: Guest Post: The Movies,Her will provided for an award, The Dorothy and Lillian Gish Prize, one of the most remunerative of its kind, which is presented annually to an individual, who in Ms. Gish's words “has made an outstanding contribution to the ...
Posted on 1 December 2013 | 9:18 pm
Rare Film TV Classic Movies on DVD:Casting was beyond reproach. Who could possibly protest Lillian Gish and Helen Hayes (Academy Award Winners) as the sweet, dotty albeit homicidal aunts or Fred Gwynne (The Munsters) as the ominous brother Jonathan.
Posted on 29 November 2013 | 12:17 am
Rare Film TV Classic Movies on DVD:Through the Back Door (1921) Mary Pickford. The Kid (1921) Charlie Chaplin. Orphans of the Storm (1921) Lillian & Dorothy Gish. Blood and Sand (1922) Rudolph Valentino. The Saga of Gosta Berling (1924) Greta Garbo.
Posted on 28 November 2013 | 4:31 am
Weird Movie Village: Guest Post: The Movies,As luck would have it, I had already scheduled a trip to NYC to visit friends and see some shows. In light of my recent mail from Lillian Gish, I decided to move my trip up! I had to have a meeting with the great lady herself.
Posted on 24 November 2013 | 5:51 pm