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  • DVD Review: An abridged history of Orson Welles

    DVD Review: An abridged history of Orson Welles
    Orson Welles would have celebrated his 100th birthday a few weeks ago, and — since he is not surprisingly not around to do so himself — his centennial is being marked by tributes from fans and filmmakers. Among these is “Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles,” a first-rate — if necessarily sketchy — 90-minute documentary from Chuck Workman, who is best known for the 20 or so historical compilations he has assembled for the Oscars broadcast.
  • Music Box to celebrate noir icon Robert Ryan

    Music Box to celebrate noir icon Robert Ryan
    On screen, there always was something unsettling and unsettled behind Robert Ryan's eyes. Tall (6-foot-4), formidable, with a voice somewhere between soothing and scarily resigned, he was perfect for post-World War II film noirs and westerns. He made...

    'Sound of Music' returns to screens

    'Sound of Music' returns to screens
    There's nothing quite like seeing "The Sound of Music" -- especially that opening -- on the big screen. You can catch the Oscar-winning best picture of 1965 on Sunday and Wednesday at movie theaters. The Rodgers and Hammerstein musical, which is...

    The enduring charm of 'The Sound of Music'

    The enduring charm of 'The Sound of Music'
     "The Sound of Music" will be on movie screens across the nation on Sunday night, celebrating the 50th anniversary of that landmark musical.  In Hampton Roads, it will be screened at Hampton Towne Center 24, Paragon City Center 12 in Newport News, Movie...

    TCM Fest: Andrews, Plummer reunite for 'Sound of Music's' 50th

    TCM Fest: Andrews, Plummer reunite for 'Sound of Music's' 50th
    When the red carpet was first rolled out for the "The Sound of Music" in 1965, star Christopher Plummer wasn't all that interested in celebrating the film's opening. Rather than spend the whole night at the movie's glitzy premiere in New York, Plummer...