Charles Laughton

Type: Person
Name: Charles Laughton
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Billy's Gruff Goat

Just like there are perfect storms, there are perfect movies. You know what I mean – those couple of hours “in the dark” (to aptly quote Norma Desmond) that entertainingly define picture fanatics’ love for cinema. Perfect writing, directing, acting, photography, ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Academy Unveils 2014 Governors Awards: Harry Belafonte, Jean-Claude Carrière, Hayao Miyazaki, Maureen O’Hara

The Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences voted Tuesday night to present Honorary Awards to Jean-Claude Carrière, Hayao Miyazaki and Maureen O’Hara, and the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award to Harry Belafonte. All four ... [Published Deadline.com - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Wade Cloyd

Hilton Head Island HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC - , 89, of Hilton Head Island, SC., former American Optical Executive, went home to be with the Lord on August 26, 2014.Wade Cloyd, a 22 year veteran with American Optical Corporation in Southbridge was responsible ... [Published Worcester Telegram & Gazette - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

What was it really like behind the scenes of ‘Mary Poppins’?

The life of a child actor is often nasty, brutish and short (Google Macaulay Culkin). But playing Jane Banks in “Mary Poppins” was all high-flying kites, carousel horses — and a free pass to Disney’s theme parks.“Uncle Walt spoiled us rotten!” says Karen ... [Published New York Post - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Obituary for Douglas Laughton

Douglas LaughtonDouglas Laughton unknown - unknownDouglas Charles Laughton, 56, of Penacook, NH, died unexpectedly of natural causes on Aug. 14, 2014. Doug grew up in Manlius and was a graduate of Fayetteville-Manlius High School. He loved the outdoors, ... [Published Eagle Bulletin - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Daily film recommendation: 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame' (1939)

In any another year, RKO Studio’s epic adaptation of Victor Hugo’s novel “ The Hunchback of Notre Dame ” would have been more memorable. However, the film was released in 1939, right around the time such movies as “Gone with the Wind” and “The Wizard ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Sunrise Resources : HOLDINGS IN COMPANY

SUNRISE RESOURCES PLC ("the Company") Holdings in CompanyThe Company was notified today that on 13 August Charles Hall increased his shareholding in the Company from 19,500,000 ordinary shares to 20,500,000 ordinary shares, representing4.09 per cent. ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Sunrise Resources : Holding(s) in Company

SUNRISE RESOURCES PLC(the "Company")Holdings in CompanyThe Company was notified today that on 13 August Charles Hall increased his shareholding in the Company from 19,500,000 ordinary shares to 20,500,000 ordinary shares, representing 4.09 per cent. of ... [Published Investegate - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

A Teacher Transformed, Next In Sunday Cinema Series

English actor Robert Donat played the title role in the 1939 feature Goodbye, Mr Chips , alongside Irish actress Greer Garson in her first MGM film. This was the role for which Donat would always be remembered, aging on screen from 25 to 83. Many expected ... [Published The Newtown Bee - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Out There - Succumbing to the lures of poetry

Poetry distills language to its essence, finds music in words and in the spaces between words. So reading poetry is a great palate-cleanser between courses of fiction, or a necessary relief after wrestling with the horrors in the day's newspaper.Out There ... [Published Bay Area Reporter - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

Ray Bradbury: “I Am Not Afraid of Robots. I Am Afraid of People” (1974)

Anyone remember Michael Crichton’s Westworld (or the Simpsons parody )? In this dystopian 1973 sci-fi, tourists visit a triumvirate of fantasy theme parks staffed by robotic historical re-enactors: Roman World, Medieval World, and the titular West World, ... [Published Open Culture - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 2 reports

James Garner: The actor known for his portrayals of an honourable man in a dishonourable world

For the majority of the 1960s and 1970s James Garner seemed to epitomise the honourable man in a dishonourable world that the American public in particular took to their hearts. But the public image so carefully cultivated thanks to roles like Maverick ... [Published The Independent - Jul 20 2014]

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...Fonda disliked the play and his role as the prosecuting attorney. Laughton made a comment to Fonda about military behavior. Fonda snapped, "what do you know about men, you fat, ugly faggot?" Laughton said nothing, but never spoke to Fonda again, even when they appeared together in the 1962 film Advise & Consent. Good for Chas.!

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Billy's Gruff Goat [Published Examiner.com - Aug 29 2014]
Wade Cloyd [Published Worcester Telegram & Gazette - Aug 29 2014]
What was it really like behind the scenes of ‘M... [Published New York Post - Aug 29 2014]
Academy Unveils 2014 Governors Awards: Harry Be... [Published Deadline.com - Aug 28 2014]
Obituary for Douglas Laughton [Published Eagle Bulletin - Aug 28 2014]
Daily film recommendation: 'The Hunchback of No... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 27 2014]
Exclusive: Stonyhurst head teacher's relief as ... [Published Lancashire Telegraph - Aug 26 2014]
Sunrise Resources : FURTHER POSITIVE DIATOMITE ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 19 2014]
Sunrise Resources : HOLDINGS IN COMPANY [Published 4 Traders - Aug 19 2014]
Sunrise Resources : Holding(s) in Company [Published Investegate - Aug 15 2014]
A Teacher Transformed, Next In Sunday Cinema Se... [Published The Newtown Bee - Aug 12 2014]
Out There - Succumbing to the lures of poetry [Published Bay Area Reporter - Aug 07 2014]
Ray Bradbury: “I Am Not Afraid of Robots. I Am ... [Published Open Culture - Aug 04 2014]
TBT: Famous Moments On the Wrong Side of History [Published Gay.com - Jul 31 2014]
Killer Venice Beach Lightning Strikes [Video] [Published The Guardian Express - Jul 28 2014]
Ernest Borgnine’s Oscar-winning Bronx Butcher, ... [Published New York Post - Jul 23 2014]
Going Out Guide for Montgomery County, July 24-... [Published Washington Post - Jul 23 2014]
James Garner: The actor known for his portrayal... [Published The Independent - Jul 20 2014]
Actor James Garner Dies At 86 [Published Outside The Beltway | OTB - Jul 20 2014]
Eli Wallach [Published Telegraph - Jun 25 2014]
Saturday Art: Vintage Authors: Allen Drury [Published Firedoglake - Jun 22 2014]
Can't hear Quirke? Audibility has fallen victim... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 05 2014]
10 Top Actors Who Turned Into Directors [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - May 20 2014]
Top 5 Movies to Watch Over Easter Weekend [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 17 2014]
Top 5 Movies to Watch Over Easter Weekend [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 09 2014]
Happenings [Published Daily Local News - Mar 26 2014]
REVIEW: Jodorowsky’s Dune: A Great Dream of Mov... [Published TIME.com - Mar 20 2014]
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Actor James Garner Dies At 86 [Published Outside The Beltway | OTB - Jul 20 2014]
James Garner, the star of television hits in the 1950s and 1970s, has passed away at the age of 86: James Garner, the wry and handsome leading man who slid seamlessly between television and the movies but was best known as the amiable gambler ...
Saturday Art: Vintage Authors: Allen Drury [Published Firedoglake - Jun 22 2014]
Drury’s Novel was taken to the big screen by Otto Preminger I know I was in high school when I first read Allen Drury’s Advise and Consent but I also know that I was aware of the book for years before I read it. It wasn’t until this Firedoglake ...
10 Top Actors Who Turned Into Directors [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - May 20 2014]
This week at Cannes, Ryan Gosling debuted his feature as a director with Lost River (previously titled the much more mysterious How to Catch a Monster), and people are excited. Gosling has worked with Terrence Malick, Nicolas Winding Refn, Derek ...
Top 5 Movies to Watch Over Easter Weekend [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 17 2014]
Every year during Lent me and misses haul out our religious-themed films. As much as I would like to say that we watch these films to honor the Holy Season, the opposite is actually the truth. We use the Holy Season as something of an excuse to re-watch ...
Top 5 Movies to Watch Over Easter Weekend [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 09 2014]
Every year during Lent me and misses haul out our religious-themed films. As much as I would like to say that we watch these films to honor the Holy Season, the opposite is actually the truth. We use the Holy Season as something of an excuse to re-watch ...
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