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Korean War (1950-1953)

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  • Buzzy British Movies at This Year's Cannes

    Competition Jimmy's Hall (pictured) Director: Ken Loach Production company: Sixteen Films, Element Pictures Sales agent: Entertainment One Key cast: Barry Ward, Simone Kirby, Andrew Scott Logline: Period drama set in 1930s Ireland during its "Red Scare."...
  • A new era of secrets and spies in Hollywood

    There is a scene that bookends "No Way Out," the 1987 espionage thriller starring Kevin Costner. He's a naval officer, a hero, being interrogated about the murder of the secretary of Defense's mistress. There are hints that he might be a double agent. You...
  • Henry Waxman's thoughtfulness

    Not many voters would dispute Jim Newton's excellent column on the difficulty of finding a 33rd District candidate to fill Democrat Henry Waxman's political shoes now that he's retiring. ("Can anyone fill Henry Waxman's shoes?," Opinion, May 11)...
  • 'The Godfather' Cinematographer Gordon Willis Dies at 82

    Influential cinematographer Gordon Willis, whose photography for "The Godfather" series and Woody Allen's "Annie Hall" and "Manhattan" helped define the look of 1970s cinema, has died, according to his close associate Doug Hart's Facebook page. He was 82....
  • Gordon Willis dies at 82; 'Godfather,' 'Annie Hall' cinematographer

    Whether he was working in color or black and white, cinematographer Gordon Willis conceived the look of a film in gradations. In "The Godfather" trilogy, the Don was shrouded in the shadows of his underworld. In "All the President's Men," reporters...
  • William Worthy dies at 92; journalist challenged U.S. policies

    Ignoring Cold War restrictions, journalist William Worthy had traveled to the Soviet Union in 1955 and made a news broadcast from Moscow, a rare opportunity for an American reporter. So the following year, when Communist China invited him on a month-...
  • Living Here: Nearby attractions

    Living Here: Nearby attractions
    From Civil War battlefields to the beach, many sites are within driving distance of Hampton Roads. Learn history while having fun in the sun. 1. Appomattox Court House, Appomattox The buildings and fields where Robert E. Lee surrendered his...
  • Review: 'Kidding Ourselves' by Joseph T. Hallinan

    Review: 'Kidding Ourselves' by Joseph T. Hallinan
    "Scientia potentia est," wrote Thomas Hobbes. "Knowledge is power." Turns out, it's not that powerful if you're aiming for success, health or happiness. In "Kidding Ourselves: The Hidden Power of Self-Deception," Joseph T. Hallinan, Pulitzer Prize-...
  • 10 things you might not know about war heroes

    10 things you might not know about war heroes
    Memorial Day honors those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in our nation's wars. In recognition, "10 Things" highlights war heroes — and stipulates that those who have fought to defend our freedom are all heroes in our book. Here's a 10-gun...
  • Canton's Thomas Perry Ignored Chance To Escape To Treat The Wounded In Vietnam

    Canton's Thomas Perry Ignored Chance To Escape To Treat The Wounded In Vietnam
    Thomas Perry was running for safety during a battle in Vietnam in 1968 when he stopped, turned around, and returned to a position being overrun by the enemy. There were wounded people there, and they they needed his help. So Perry, an Army medic who...
  • Charles Marowitz dies at 80; playwright, director and critic

    Charles Marowitz, a playwright, director and theater critic known for his blunt manner and cutting-edge work, including controversial reworkings of classics by Henrik Ibsen and Shakespeare, died in Agoura Hills on Friday from complications of Parkinson'...