Collins' Sex Novels Have Enjoyed Unexpectedly Few Film Versions (The Stud, The Bitch)

Joan Collins in 'The Bitch': Sex tale based on younger sister Jackie Collins' novel. Author Jackie Collins dead at 77: Surprisingly few film and TV adaptations of her bestselling novels Jackie ...

Top Screenwriting Team from the Golden Age of Hollywood: List of Movies and Academy Award nominations

Billy Wilder directed Sunset Blvd. with Gloria Swanson and William Holden. Billy Wilder and Charles Brackett movies Below is a list of movies on which Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder worked together ...

Review: "Fraulein" (1958) Starring Mel Ferrer And Dana Wynter; Fox Cinema Archives Release

By Doug Oswald “Fraulein” begins with a close-up shot of the spires of a Gothic cathedral, organ music playing on the soundtrack and air-raid sirens blaring as a statement appears on screen: “Cologne ...

Actor Rod Taylor of The Birds, The Time Machine Dies at 84

People.com is reporting that actor Rod Taylor died Wednesday at the age of 84 of natural causes. His daughter Felicia Taylor, a former CNN correspondent, confirmed the news Thursday. “My dad loved ...

The Academy Celebrates The Opening of The Hollywood Costume Exhibition in Los Angeles

By Gary Salem and Michelle McCue “What a costume designer does is a cross between magic and camouflage. We create the illusion of changing the actors into what they are not. We ask the public to ...

Hollywood Costume Lands At The Academy

This fall the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present the final showing of the groundbreaking multimedia exhibition Hollywood Costume in the historic Wilshire May Company building, ...

Hollywood Costume Exhibition Opens at the V&A in London

In development since 2007 and nurtured for at least 20 years by curator Deborah Nadoolman Landis since her days as president of the Costume Designers’ Guild (Cdg), the exhibition ‘Hollywood Costume’ ...

Snow White And The Huntsman Clip: Chris Hemsworth/Charlize Theron

Chris Hemsworth, Huntsman: Snow White and the Huntsman Charlize Theron is possessed by the Bette Davis of The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (and The Virgin Queen) in this Snow White and the ...

Bette Davis Month: The Star Holds Court as ‘The Virgin Queen’

Your weekly fix of great movies made before you were born that you should check out before you die. All this month, Old Ass Movies will be celebrating the 103rd anniversary of Bette Davis‘s birthday. ...

The Virgin Queen: red tights, black teeth and a kitten-fight

Henry Koster's 1955 drama gives Bette Davis the chance to lustily reprise her role as Gloriana, although not to the glory of anybody else. If only Dynasty-era Joan Collins could have timewarped back ...

Leading British Actor Richard Todd Dies

British actor Richard Todd was noted for his roles in several Walt Disney adventure films in the early 1950s, starring in 1952’s The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men, The Sword and the Rose ...

Richard Todd obituary

Actor best known for his role in the classic second world war film The Dam Busters Richard Todd, who has died of cancer aged 90, will be best remembered for the films in which he played a wide ...

Dam Busters actor Richard Todd dies

The actor who played wing commander Guy Gibson in The Dam Busters, and was first choice to play James Bond, has died The actor Richard Todd, best known for his role in the classic war film The Dam ...