Then & Now: The Grandin Theatre -
RoanokerThen & Now: The Grandin TheatreRoanokerLittle is known about this iconic scene at the Grandin Theatre in 1946, when a crowd turned out for the release of “Centennial Summer,” an Oscar-nominated musical starring Jeanne Crain and Cornel Wilde. Ian Fortier, the Grandin's executive director ...and more »
Posted on 28 August 2017 | 11:26 am
Woman files lawsuit, wants Orange off ballot
Woman files lawsuit, wants Orange off ballotThe Columbian“It's made-up nonsense.” Orange has owned a home outside of the port district since the mid-1980s, but said he rented an apartment within Commissioner District 1 and registered to vote there specifically so he could run for office. Crain doesn't ...
Posted on 26 August 2017 | 8:06 pm
Photos: Today in History, August 26 - The
Photos: Today in History, August 26The Westerly SunActress Jeanne Crain says goodbye to her pet lion, Shah-Shah, at her home in Los Angeles, Ca., on Aug. 26, 1947. Crain is giving the lion to the Los Angeles Zoo after neighbors had complained that the lion was bothering them with its roar. (AP Photo).and more »
Posted on 25 August 2017 | 11:38 pm
The Pride of the Yankees and the Night the
Vanity FairThe Pride of the Yankees and the Night the Lights Went Out in HollywoodVanity FairOn August 18, 1942, The Pride of the Yankees opened with the kind of lavish nighttime premiere—a brightly lit marquee, cameras flashing like fireflies—that defined the Golden Age of Hollywood. It was also the last film of its kind for years. The ...
Posted on 18 August 2017 | 9:43 am
University of Chicago expands south with new
Crain's Chicago BusinessUniversity of Chicago expands south with new dorm - Education ...Crain's Chicago BusinessThe University of Chicago is moving ahead with plans for a new dormitory and dining area to be built on the south side of its campus. The new building just south ...and more »
Posted on 17 August 2017 | 8:37 am
Out & About calendar, Aug. 14-20
357-5211. www.topekacivictheatre.com. CLASSIC FILM SERIES: “CHEAPER BY THE DOZEN,” not rated, 1950, directed by Walter Lang, starring Clifton Webb, Myrna Loy and Jeanne Crain, 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14, Marvin Auditorium, Topeka and Shawnee County Public ...
Posted on 13 August 2015 | 12:37 pm
Jeanne Crain: Lighthearted Movies vs. Real
(See previous post: “Jeanne Crain: From 'Pinky' Inanity to 'Margie' Magic.”) Unlike her characters in Margie, Home in Indiana, State Fair, Centennial Summer, The Fan, and Cheaper by the Dozen (and its sequel, Belles on Their Toes), or even in the more ...
Posted on 27 August 2013 | 1:03 pm
A Letter to Three Wives Blu-ray
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment has revealed that it plans to bring to Blu-ray director Joseph L. Mankiewicz's A Letter To Three Wives (1949), starring Jeanne Crain, Linda Darnell, and Ann Sothern. The preliminary release date set by the studio is ...
Posted on 26 June 2013 | 4:59 am
Cary Grant In 'People Will Talk' In
Meanwhile, he catches the eye of an unwed mother (Jeanne Crain) whose soldier boyfriend died in Korea, and is constantly followed around by a mysterious hanger-on. The movie will be shown Thursday, Dec. 20, at 2 p.m. at Farmington Library, 6 Monteith Drive.
Posted on 17 December 2012 | 1:38 am
Bremer Bank nabs M&I executive Jeanne Crain
St. Paul-based Bremer Bank has hired Jeanne Crain to be president and CEO of its Twin Cities operations, bank officials said Thursday. Crain has nearly three decades of banking experience, most recently as the Minnesota region president for Milwaukee-based ...
Posted on 31 May 2012 | 3:21 am