Shirley Temple movies: 13 greatest films ranked from worst to best

Shirley Temple movies: 13 greatest films ranked from worst to best As President Franklin D. Roosevelt once said, “It is a splendid thing that for just fifteen cents, an American can go to a movie and look at the smiling face of a baby and forget his troubles.” Few ...

Versailles review – blood, romps and lashings of Carry On silliness

With ladies in milky baths, ocular torture and piles of flesh, Versailles returns for more pre-revolution rumbustiousness. But is there depth beneath the bling? Where were we then, in Versailles ...

Four Men and a Prayer

It's the John Ford film you never heard of, not because it's bad, but because it's a little confused. Richard Greene, David Niven and an emotional George Sanders (!) dedicate their lives to clearing ...

Two Movies Starring (Inventor) Lamarr Coming Up on TCM

Hedy Lamarr: 'Invention' and inventor on Turner Classic Movies (photo: Hedy Lamarr publicity shot ca. early '40s) Two Hedy Lamarr movies released during her heyday in the early '40s — Victor Fleming's ...

Shirley Temple: Hollywood's little miracle who grew up a real person

Her films enchanted strife-hit Us audiences, and unlike so many child stars to come, she made a diplomatic transition to adulthood • Shirley Temple obituary • Shirley Temple: a career in clips In ...

Shirley Temple Black: 1928 - 2014

Shirley Temple Black: 1928 - 2014 Shirley Temple Black, the one-time child star whose precocious acting ability, cheery demeanor and innocent face made her one of the biggest draws of the 1930s, died on Monday night at her home in ...

Shirley Temple Dead at 85: Remembering America’s Sweetheart

America’s little sweetheart has passed away at the age of 85. Shirley Temple Black will be remembered by the world as The embodiment of cuteness who left a glowing shine on cinema during one of ...

Shirley Temple Black obituary

Cherubic child star of the 1930s who returned to public life as a Us diplomat From 1934 to 1938, when she was at the height of her fame, Shirley Temple (later known as Shirley Temple Black), who has ...

Shirley Temple: 5 Essential Musical Performances From ‘Good Ship Lollipop’ to ‘Animal Crackers in My Soup’ (Video)

Shirley Temple: 5 Essential Musical Performances From ‘Good Ship Lollipop’ to ‘Animal Crackers in My Soup’ (Video) Shirley Temple, the pint-sized star whose youth and effervescence is credited with helping lift Depression era moviegoers’ spirits, died Monday of natural causes. She was 85. She leaves a legacy of ...

One of Top Stars of Hollywood's Studio Era and Later on a pro-Vietnam War, 'Conservative' Republican, Has Died

Shirley Temple dead at 85: Was one of the biggest domestic box office draws of the ’30s (photo: Shirley Temple in the late ’40s) Shirley Temple, one of the biggest box office draws of the 1930s in the ...

R.I.P. Shirley Temple (1928 – 2014)

Former Hollywood child star Shirley Temple has passed away from natural causes at her home in Woodside, California, aged 85, her family has announced. Born in 1928, Temple began her career aged just ...

Shirley Temple Dies at 85

Shirley Temple Dies at 85 Shirley Temple, the dimpled, curly-haired child star who sang, danced, sobbed and grinned her way into the hearts of Depression-era moviegoers, has died, according to publicist Cheryl Kagan. She was ...

Shirley Temple Dead at 85

Martha Mendoza, Associated Press San Francisco (AP) - Shirley Temple, the dimpled, curly-haired child star who sang, danced, sobbed and grinned her way into the hearts of Depression-era moviegoers, ...

With Durbin Gone, Who's Still Around from the '30s?

Oscar winners Olivia de Havilland and Luise Rainer among movie stars of the 1930s still alive With the passing of Deanna Durbin this past April, only a handful of movie stars of the 1930s remain on ...

Indian-American actor plays contrasting roles in Friday releases

Indian-American actor plays contrasting roles in Friday releases Washington, Jan 28: British-born Us-bred actor Samrat Chakrabarti plays two contrasting roles in two new films releasing in India Friday - South Indian icon Kamal Hassan's "Vishwaroop" and Canadian ...

Vanessa Berben: Mad Men: Adulthood Looms "At the Codfish Ball"

Vanessa Berben: Mad Men: Adulthood Looms Taken from a Shirley Temple/Buddy Ebsen song and dance number featured in 1936's Captain January, I took this week's "At the Codfish Ball" as not so much a nod to the actual movie but more an allusion ...

Vanessa Berben: Mad Men: Adulthood Looms "At the Codfish Ball"

Vanessa Berben: Mad Men: Adulthood Looms Taken from a Shirley Temple/Buddy Ebsen song and dance number featured in 1936's Captain January, I took this week's "At the Codfish Ball" as not so much a nod to the actual movie but more an allusion ...

The Wizard of Link

Journalistic Skepticism What are the 20 Best Movie Weddings? I'm surprised the AFI hasn't made this list yet. Mind of a Suspicious Kind looks back over Danny Boyle's filmography prior to the release ...

Philip French's screen legends: Shirley Temple | Film

No. 75: Shirley Temple 1928- The daughter of a bank clerk, she was born in Santa Monica, a bus ride from Hollywood, and thrust into the movies at the age of three by a fanatically ambitious mother. ...