Ugly Lies the Bone, Lyttelton, National
The IndependentUgly Lies the Bone, Lyttelton, National Theatre, London, review: Jess is superbly played by Kate FleetwoodThe IndependentShe has a gallows humour that sometimes put me in mind of Mae West in its quick-draw but rather drawled put-downs. Fleetwood lets you hear the pain of frustrated intelligence and disappointment. She is invited out to see the last space launch by a ...and more »
Posted on 2 March 2017 | 1:24 pm
Chicago's Democrat “Trumpette” Counts
Chicagomag.comChicago's Democrat “Trumpette” Counts Donald a Long-Time FriendChicagomag.comEvery weekend my parents took me to the Chez Paree [a glamorous Chicago nightclub, closed in 1960]. I saw [entertainers] Carmen Miranda, Jimmy Durante, Milton Berle, Mae West. We went to Fritzel's, the Pump Room, the 885 Club, Mr. Kelly's. Haskell with ...
Posted on 2 March 2017 | 8:23 am
Film immortal, Hattie McDaniel - Amsterdam
Amsterdam NewsFilm immortal, Hattie McDanielAmsterdam NewsIn 1932, she got her first film part in “The Golden West,” as expected playing a maid. Her performance was so commanding that she earned a role in “I'm No Angel,” starring Mae West. Along with this minor breakthrough, she acquired additional roles in ...
Posted on 2 March 2017 | 8:18 am
Furries, gay parents, and LSD trips: Disney
Telegraph.co.ukFurries, gay parents, and LSD trips: Disney animation's most subversive moviesTelegraph.co.ukAccompanying every recent article about increased diversity and sexual representation in films and television aimed at children will inevitably be a litany of shrieks about "gay propaganda", or that immortal, unintentionally Mae West-style line that ...
Posted on 1 March 2017 | 9:02 am
Mysterious 'ghostly apparition' appears in
The SunMysterious 'ghostly apparition' appears in teen girl's selfie during fishing trip… but not everyone is convincedThe SunMae West commented: “Hummmm.... I would do some research on the area. History as well as missing persons, you never know if the other side is trying to tell you something.” But this isn't the first 'ghost' photograph baffling the web. A woman claims to ...Family spooked when 13-year-old finds ghostly apparition in a selfieNew Zealand HeraldTeenage girl snaps haunting photobombWALB-TVGirl's photo shows haunting photobomb | myfox8.commyfox8.comFacebookall 46 news articles »
Posted on 1 March 2017 | 1:42 am
"I get my ideas from old Hollywood. I think of movies from the '20s and '30s with stars like Claudette Colbert, Jean Harlow and Mae West. That was a time of glamour hair!" He explained what the work means to him. "It's an artistic and meaningful desire to ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:57 am
Anarchy in the U.S.: Johnny Rotten Is Now an
But I think she was absolutely emperor in her approach to life. She had to endure all manner of hell of on earth. I also threw in Mae West and Robert Mapplethorpe. I remember when I first came to New York he was so hated for his photographs. But I thought ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:18 am
What about our traffic signals?
(“Just Ask,” Aug. 10.) It is also attributed to composer Hubie Blake (1887-1973), movies magnate Adolph Zukor (1873-1976), actress Mae West (1883-1980), singer Jimmy Durante (1893-1980), entertainer Sammy Davis Jr. (1925-1990), comedian George Burns ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 2:19 pm
Mae West is a loving mom—and one smart
Foster mom Joanne sensed that Mae West was a remarkable cat even before the strikingly beautiful mom and her kittens came to live with her. The feline family had long been the talk of the town in Bainbridge, and the story of their rescue was quickly ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 1:37 am
'When Bette Met Mae' was probably better in
The documentary "When Bette Met Mae" recounts the gathering of two golden-age Hollywood legends at a soirée that Bette Davis threw for Mae West on Nov. 13, 1973. Their conversation was recorded by bartender Wes Wheadon, who also serves as the director here.
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 10:21 am