Spooky binges: Six films to keep you up at
Santa Fe New MexicanSpooky binges: Six films to keep you up at nightSanta Fe New MexicanHe invites three assistants to help him investigate — Theodora (Claire Bloom), a woman with ESP, Eleanor (Julie Harris), a woman with a supernatural past, and the mansion's cynical heir, Luke (Russ Tamblyn). But Hill House's twisted past begins to ...
Posted on 26 October 2017 | 6:08 pm
Purdue Probed Over Opioid Relief Claim -
BloombergPurdue Probed Over Opioid Relief Claim - BloombergBloombergFederal prosecutors in Connecticut began a criminal investigation into Purdue Pharma Inc.'s marketing of the controversial opioid painkiller OxyContin.and more »
Posted on 25 October 2017 | 9:46 am
Plymouth - a look back: Oct. 18 - Wicked
Wicked Local PlymouthPlymouth - a look back: Oct. 18Wicked Local PlymouthBradford Catering Service had been selected to cater exclusively for the motion picture “Charly,” presently being filmed in Boston, starring Cliff Robertson and Claire Bloom. The service staff traveled to Boston at least three times a week to serve a ...
Posted on 19 October 2017 | 10:17 am
Extras needed for Netflix series: The
WXIA-TVExtras needed for Netflix series: The Haunting of Hill HouseWXIA-TVThe novel has been adapted into a motion picture twice, both times under the name The Haunting, first in 1963, starring Julie Harris, Claire Bloom, Richard Johnson and Russ Tamblyn. The second version was released in 1999 and starred Liam Neeson, ...and more »
Posted on 18 October 2017 | 1:16 pm
What's on TV this week?: 10.12.17 through
What's on TV this week?: 10.12.17 through 10.18.17Greeley TribuneThe starry international cast includes Laurence Harvey, Barbara Eden, Claire Bloom, Walter Slezak, Yvette Mimieux, Russ Tamblyn, Jim Backus, Terry-Thomas and Buddy Hackett. The film earned four Academy Award nominations, including a win for best ...
Posted on 11 October 2017 | 10:28 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