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Katharine Hepburn

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  • 1968 Academy Awards delayed

     
    Apr 10, 1968: Arrivals at the Academy Awards outside the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium....
  • Barbra Streisand to sing at Oscars; will it be like buttah?

     
    The Oscars will salute Hollywood music this year, and Barbra Streisand will join the celebration by singing on Feb. 24 on ABC. She last sang at the Oscars in 1977, when she performed “Evergreen” from “A Star Is Born.” She and...
  • Theater calendar

    OCTOBER Today – Nunsensations: The Nunsense Vegas Revue. Maltz. Today – Stomp, musical (NT). BAA at Kravis. Now to Oct. 14 – The Wedding Singer, musical (NT). BAA at Brow-Ctr. To Oct. 14 – The Sound of Music, musical. Curtain at Willow. To Oct. 14 – Thank...
  • Book review: 'Tough Without a Gun: The Life and Extraordinary Afterlife of Humphrey Bogart' by Stefan Kanfer

    Book review: 'Tough Without a Gun: The Life and Extraordinary Afterlife of Humphrey Bogart' by Stefan Kanfer
    No other star of Hollywood's golden age continues to hold audiences in quite the way that Humphrey Bogart does. The American Film Institute voted him the greatest male star of all time, and his influence as cultural icon and representative of a certain...
  • The jumpsuit makes a comeback

    The jumpsuit makes a comeback
    IF YOU needed any more proof that jumpsuits are back, it came earlier this month when a peacock-embroidered one-piece owned by Elvis Presley fetched $300,000 at auction. That anonymous bidder isn't the only one taken with the style star of summer. At...
  • Food, wine share spotlight with historic Florida setting

    Food, wine share spotlight with historic Florida setting
    In the list of favorite things here in Postcards land, food and wine rank close to the top, along with the ever-popular "road trip that requires a day out of the office." All of those elements come together Friday through next Sunday at the 5th Annual...
  • 'The Proposal' director Anne Fletcher is just not that into romantic comedies

    'The Proposal' director Anne Fletcher is just not that into romantic comedies
    Here's the thing: "The Proposal" may look like a big, fat romantic comedy, but the film's director, Anne Fletcher, has other ideas. Sure, it stars Sandra Bullock, and, yes, she and Ryan Reynolds play feuding co-workers who probably (definitely) wind up...
  • Cinestudio At Trinity College, Now 40 Years Old, Is A Hartford Treasure

    Cinestudio At Trinity College, Now 40 Years Old, Is A Hartford Treasure
    In 1969, a group of Trinity College students hung up two bedsheets side by side in an unused auditorium in the basement of the Clement Chemistry Building and projected a movie onto their makeshift screen. The next movie they wanted to screen was in ultra-...
  • Fred Travalena dies at 66

    Fred Travalena, the master impressionist and singer whose broad repertoire of voices ranged from Jack Nicholson to Sammy Davis Jr. to Bugs Bunny, has died. He was 66. Travalena, who began being treated for an aggressive form of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma...
  • Escape to Florida's lesser-known islands

    Escape to Florida's lesser-known islands
    Because you get there by causeway, you've got to know that Miami Beach is an island. So are Palm Beach, Key West, Sanibel, Amelia and Marco, to name a few of Florida's popular resorts. But the state has a lot of less-known islands that are also worth...
  • Mary Queen of Scots on film and in books

    Here are some of the dramatic depictions and books that give broader insight into Mary Queen of Scots: Films "Mary of Scotland": Katharine Hepburn's 1936 turn at the Scottish queen, with Fredric March as her Bothwell, directed by John Ford. "Mary,...