DOCTOR WHO: A Brief History of Time Ladies -
NerdistDOCTOR WHO: A Brief History of Time LadiesNerdistAfter 36 seasons and a cumulative 54 years on television, the Doctor will be played by a woman for the first time ever. When Jodie Whittaker takes over the iconic lead role in Doctor Who, she'll represent the first time that particular Time Lord has ...and more »
Posted on 27 July 2017 | 2:22 pm
ARTS AND HUMANITIES: Library discussion
Aiken StandardARTS AND HUMANITIES: Library discussion series features classic playsAiken Standard19 screening of the 1973 film adaptation starring Claire Bloom and Anthony Hopkins followed by a multimedia presentation (with plenty of room for group discussion) on both the play and film that I will host on Sept. 26. The series will continue on Oct ...
Posted on 27 July 2017 | 12:18 pm
Yes, It's 'Déjà Vu' All Over Again -
PopMattersYes, It's 'Déjà Vu' All Over AgainPopMatters... love with Brooke Ashley, only to discover that a real choreographer by that name existed (who didn't resemble him, although he'll continue to picture himself in the role), and that he died in a mysterious fire along with Brooke and her mother ...
Posted on 25 July 2017 | 8:37 am
Eye on Millig: The Helensburgh link to
Helensburgh AdvertiserEye on Millig: The Helensburgh link to tragic actress Mary UreHelensburgh AdvertiserThe following year she starred with Richard Burton and Claire Bloom in the film version of the play, and — according to Burton's biography — they had an affair. She also had a season with the Royal Shakespeare Company at Stratford-upon-Avon Avon, ...
Posted on 19 July 2017 | 12:36 am
The Top Five Martin Landau Movie Roles of
TVOvermindThe Top Five Martin Landau Movie Roles of His CareerTVOvermindThis existential comedy drama was co-written and directed by Woody Allen, who also starred in the movie. Other members of the cast included Mia Farrow, Carolina Aaron, Alan Alda, and Claire Bloom. In this movie, Landau plays the role of Judah Rosenthal.and more »
Posted on 18 July 2017 | 7:00 pm
Fall preview: Classical releases
I loved the piece (still do) in its original incarnation, with Lenny's then-wife Felicia Montealegre as the raging, grieving Speaker, a part Alsop says belongs to a woman, and which will be taken by Claire Bloom in the recording. "The symphony," Alsop told ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 12:04 pm
Every Wednesday Matinee @ MPL: Scary Movies
(1956, 80 minutes, B&W) The Haunting (October 28)—Starring Julie Harris, Claire Bloom and Richard Johnson. A scientist doing research on the paranormal invites two women to a haunted mansion. One of the participants soon starts losing her mind.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 8:22 am
Every Time a Friend Succeeds Something
The book has a cast of thousands: Paul Newman, Christopher Isherwood, Claire Bloom, Paul Bowles, Eleanor Roosevelt, Susan Sarandon, Tennessee Williams… and on, and on. (Among the lovers Parini claims for Vidal are Fred Astaire, Rock Hudson and Charles ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 10:02 pm
Clifford Hatts, television designer -
He was also responsible for the look of Anna Karenina (1961) starring Sean Connery and Claire Bloom. In 1972 he became Levin’s successor and hired Bernard Lodge, who designed titles for Doctor Who, and the opera designer Julia Trevelyan Oman, who worked ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 1:28 am
The Charlie Chaplin Collection Blu-ray
Chaplin wrote, directed, scored and starred in this semi-autobiographical film. A music hall veteran rescues a young dancer, (Claire Bloom) from suicide, helps her career and watches her rise to stardom, just as he is being forgotten. Seven Charlie Chaplin ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 7:44 pm