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Finest Zero Hour

Finest Zero Hour

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Feb 28th 2018

It’s easy to forget that Zero Mostel (1915-1977), whose 103rd birthday is today, wasn’t always, as A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum and Fiddler on the Roof producer Harold Prince cal

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Unamerican Times

Unamerican Times

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 24th 2015

On this date in 1947, a cloud descended upon popular culture that hasn’t fully dissipated to this day. A group of movie writers, producers and one director, later to be called “The Hollywood Ten,”

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