news

Genghis Khan's Multitudes

Genghis Khan's Multitudes

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jun 25th 2018

Omar Sharif played two title roles in mammoth movies of 1965, one of which, David Lean’s popular film of Doctor Zhivago,won him a Golden Globe Best Actor Award and cemented a brief but lustrous reign

read more
Love and Kisses...Not

Love and Kisses...Not

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 27th 2017

Sixty years ago, Twentieth Century Fox made its share of movies involving comic and serious romances both natural and spicy, among them An Affair to Remember, Boy on a Dolphin, A Farewell to Arms,

read more
April Remakes

April Remakes

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Apr 7th 2017

Going in Style, opening in theaters nationwide today, is part of a long Hollywood tradition of remakes whose material is “refreshed” and “restyled” with a later generation of actors and its plot ab

read more
April in November

April in November

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 27th 2015

Today’s date in 1957 marked the day before Thanksgiving, and Twentieth Century-Fox’s new holiday weekend offering in theatres had the non-seasonal title of April Love, but moviegoers didn’t mind. Fo

read more