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  • Commentary: Recalling events, public personal, of 50 years ago

    Fifty years ago, Sept. 12, 1963, was a Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. Young people were listening to "My Boyfriend's Back" by the Angels. J.D. Salinger's "Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour, An Introduction," had recently been published.
  • Andy Whitfield and Cliff Robertson to receive TV salutes

     
    The salute to Oscar winner Robertson comes first. He died Sept. 10 at age 88. TCM will offer a marathon of Robertson movies on Monday, but "Charly," for which he received the best actor Oscar, won't be among them. But two of his best-known performances...

    From the Vaults: 'The Time Machine' (1960)

     
    Nope, not the Guy Pearce version from 2002, lovely as he and his cheekbones may be. This is the classic adaptation directed by George Pal, who'd adapted H.G. Wells' "War of the Worlds" a few years earlier. Wells' "The Time...

    Their first “scary” movie — The Birds

     
    So the kids (7 and 10) had been making a pitch to see a live action “scary” movie for the past few days, and my wife and I plowed through our collection to see what would be an appropriate intro to the horror genre — horror lite. I...

    Networks plan Elizabeth Taylor tributes

    Networks plan Elizabeth Taylor tributes
    Several TV networks are paying tribute to the wonderful film icon Elizabeth Taylor, who died Wednesday at the age of 79. The actress starred in 55 movies and 16 TV productions in her long career. She was nominated for five Oscars and won twice, for...