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Chasing Arthur Penn

Chasing Arthur Penn

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 27th 2016

On what today would have been the 94th birthday of the great stage and screen director Arthur Penn (1922-2010), we live in an America roiled by ideological rifts that regularly bring combative urge

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Dean's Dramatic Year

Dean's Dramatic Year

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jun 7th 2016

The year 1958 was a turning point for Dean Martin (1917-1995), born 99 years ago today. Severed from his comedic partner Jerry Lewis after 10 years as a dominant box-office team and enjoying some re

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