Tuesday May 14
Monsters and Critics
Liz and Dick - DVD Review
For nearly a quarter of a century, Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton were Hollywood royalty and their fiery romance often called the marriage of the century was the most notorious, publicized and celebrated love affair of its day.
Mon May 13, 2013
'Liz & Dick,' 'Cloud Atlas' Among New DVD and Blu-ray Releases
Public fascination with Elizabeth Taylor endures. "Cleopatra," famous as much for launching her romance with Richard Burton as for any cinematic virtue, will get a 50th-anniversary release on DVD and Blu-ray on May 28.
Sat May 11, 2013
Ham and High
Heritage: Hard drinking poet Dylan Thomas and the 'house of horror' years in Camden Town
In the latest of our series exploring the lives of people commemorated with blue plaques, Adam Sonin delves into the booze-fuelled world of Welsh poet Dylan Thomas, who lived in a 'house or horror' in Camden Town Hannah Ellis, granddaughter of Dylan Thomas, at a wreath laying ceremony at Westminster Abbey to mark the 50th anniversary of his death.
Thu May 09, 2013
Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris...
KIM KARDASHIAN's ex-boyfriend REGGIE BUSH is a dad - the American football star's fiancee LILIT AVAGYAN gave birth to the couple's first child on Monday .
Wed May 08, 2013
Jessica Chastain to host speciala
Actress JESSICA CHASTAIN is teaming up with the children of DAME ELIZABETH TAYLOR and RICHARD BURTON to host a special screening of the Hollywood stars' classic CLEOPATRA at the upcoming Cannes Film Festival in France.
Tue May 07, 2013
France Honors Wong Kar-wai; Cannes to Hail "Cleopatra"
Won Kar-wai Received Top French Accolade Hong Kong-based filmmaker Won Kar-wai was named a Commander of France's Order of Arts and Letters.
University of Cambridge
Cinematic geographies of Battersea
Research is combining film 'archaeology' with digital technology to create a new approach to 'sites of memory' for the London borough of Battersea.
Cannes Film Fest to mark "Cleopatra" 50th anniversary
PanARMENIAN.Net - Twentieth Century Fox's home entertainment division and Italian jeweler Bulgari are teaming to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Cleopatra , the infamous production that cost an unprecedented $42 million to make and ignited the legendary love affair between its stars, Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, The Hollywood reporter ... (more)
May 14, 2013 DVD: Lifetime's 'Liz & Dick' with Lindsay Lohan and Grant Bowler
From Lifetime comes the original television movie Liz and Dick that stars Lindsay Lohan as Elizabeth Taylor and Grant Bowler as Richard Burton .
Tue Apr 30, 2013
POP Quiz: Movies & Music - Match the Actors to Their Ax
We've been watching a lot of marvelous, old black and white movies lately. And last week we watched "Look Back in Anger," a classic British gem from the '50s in which Richard Burton plays a bitter jazz musician stuck in a menial retail job.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Cannes Unveils Its Classics Lineup
Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, Jean Cocteau, a '60s Palme d'Or winner, the Munich Olympics and Alain Resnais are all on tap for this year's Cannes Classics.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
PR :: Liz & Dick on DVD May 14
Swarmed by paparazzi worldwide, their love affair was played out entirely in front of the media from the time they met on the set of the major motion picture Cleopatra, left their respective spouses, married and divorced, only to remarry and divorce once again.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Our Picks: Why Tracy Letts Should Best Actor Nominee
Tony Award-winning playwright Tracy Letts will likely be nominated as Best Actor for his performance in the Steppenwolf Theater Company's stunning revival of "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" Reviews of Letts' performance in this 50th anniversary production of Edward Albee's scalding domestic drama were extremely positive, describing it as his ... (more)