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Arlington Heights author digs up 'Wizard of Oz' history

What if Shirley Temple had played Dorothy in "The Wizard of Oz" instead of Judy Garland? Arlington Heights writer David J. Hogan, author of the new book "The Wizard of Oz FAQ," said it almost happened.


Related Topix: Arlington Heights, IL, Short, Comedy Movies, Family, The Wizard of Oz, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Jazz, Judy Garland

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Celebrate Christmas in July with streaming these christmas movies

DIY Fashion's Amber Milt hit the QVC Holiday Preview and found presents for every lady on your list.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Christmas, Netflix, iPad App, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, Watches, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Family, Musical Movies

Inside Bay Area

Joey Luft celebrates mom Judy Garland onstage

Joey Luft remembers it well -- appearing on the 1963 Christmas episode of his mother Judy Garland's CBS musical-variety series with his two older sisters, Lorna Luft and Liza Minnelli.


Related Topix: Short, Comedy Movies, Family, The Wizard of Oz, Adventure, Musical Movies, Judy Garland, Celebrities, Jazz, Lorna Luft, Liza Minnelli, Pop/Rock

Surrey Advertiser

Bourne Wood filming has earned thousands for Forestry Commission

Filming at Bourne Wood near Farnham has earned the Forestry Commission more than A 650,000 over the past 14 years.


Related Topix: Robin Hood, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Musical Movies

Christian Science Monitor

Jim Parsons and Rihanna star in the animated film 'Home'

It's fair to say that most of the famous movies that've revolved around the friendship between a young human and alien have involved a boy and an other-worldly creature , though there are certainly memorable exceptions to that rule - Lilo and Stitch , being one of the better known.


Related Topix: Lilo and Stitch, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Antz, Family, Adventure

Wicked returns: Duelling witches at heart of hottest musical of the 21st century

Ten years after Wicked began flying across the world's stages, writer Winnie Holzman is still in awe of the magic she's created.


Related Topix: Theater, Wicked, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Short, Comedy Movies, Family, The Wizard of Oz, Adventure, Musical Movies

Nancy Christie Releases Two New Short Stories Online

Nancy Christie is quickly becoming known for her poignant, beautifully crafted fiction, such as the eBook short stories "Annabelle" and "Alice in Wonderland," both published by Pixel Hall Press's imprint, PHP Shorts.


Related Topix: Alice in Wonderland, Family, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Home Gardening, Home


Don Knotts

My first celebrity crush wasn't a Backstreet Boy: it was actor DON KNOTTS . His turn as the frantic, accident-prone deputy Barney Fife on The Andy Griffith Show is one of the most iconic comedic performances in TV history.


Related Topix: Comedy, The Andy Griffith Show, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Comedy Movies, The Incredible Mr. Limpet, Western, Family, War Movies, The Apple Dumpling Gang, Three's Company, Don Knotts

Clash of the Titans!who will win at the box office in 2014?

Clash of the Titans: Aamir Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika Padukone or Priyanka Chopra - who will win at the box office? Movies have clashed on the same Friday innumerable times, but in the forthcoming six months, we will see some clashes which have never been thought of before.


Related Topix: Aamir Khan, Akshay Kumar, Short, Hamlet, Music!, Thriller, Crime Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Hrithik Roshan, Sunny Deol, Knight and Day

'Haider' once-in-a-lifetime opportunity: Shraddha Kapoor

Mumbai, Jul 21: Actress Shraddha Kapoor feels lucky to be a part of filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj's upcoming project 'Haider' at such an early stage of her career.


Related Topix: Short, Hamlet, Music!, Thriller, Crime Movies, Family, Drama Movies

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Evening Times

Anne Archer's on trial at the Fringe

WHY would an Academy Award nominee who exudes the calm and gentle warmth of the characters she's played in the likes of Patriot Games and Fatal Attraction sign up for a stint in Scottish theatre? Why indeed would Anne Archer, the lady of lustrous hair, Hollywood perfect skin and sparkling eyes be about to spend three weeks in the sweat box that is ... (more)


Related Topix: Fatal Attraction, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Patriot Games, Anne Archer, Stanley & Iris, Short, Comedy Movies, Western, Family, War Movies, Cat Ballou, Coming Home


Photo Call: Seven-Time Grammy Winner Phil Collins Visits Aladdin

The stage production, which expands the 90-minute film into a two-act format, has music by Alan Menken , lyrics by the late Howard Ashman and Tim Rice and book and additional lyrics by Chad Beguelin .


Related Topix: Short, Comedy Movies, Aladdin, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Recreational Vehicle, Award, The Book of Mormon, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), Religion

The Age

Food fight ... someone will be going home from the final six.

Well, this is it folks. The final week of MasterChef. It's like being in Dallas on the day JKF was shot.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, The Three Musketeers, Thriller, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Life, Food, Duck, Meat

Ringo Starr and His All Starr Band Act Naturally At The Greek Theatre

Ringo Starr and his All Starr band played the final show of their 2014 summer tour at the Greek last night, which always hosts the last show.


Related Topix: Ringo Starr, Pop/Rock, Yellow Submarine, Comedy Movies, Music!, Family, Adventure, Greek, Instrumental, Steve Lukather, Toto

Hispanic Business

TV star Kaye Ballard leads 'Broadway Babes'

"I love it; I played it a long time ago. You couldn't do very chic material then, but now the people in because I always said in interviews if I was young and had a family, this is where I'd come."


Related Topix: Comedy, The Doris Day Show, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Music!, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Kaye Ballard, Easy-Listening, Doris Day

'Shrek' is a memorable animated film

Fairy tales provide timeless, but often predictable characters and plot lines. Princesses are kind and alluring young women who face some kind of jeopardy, usually because of a jealous relative.


Related Topix: Shrek, Comedy Movies, Family, Adventure, Celebrities, Cameron Diaz, Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock

Free Republic

George C Scott watches Hillary and Obama being interviewed on 60 Minutes.

BTW, in case anyone is interested, or not familiar with the source material, it's from a Paul Schrader film called Hardcore.


Related Topix: Hardcore, Horror Movies, A Christmas Carol, Family, Drama Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Celebrities, George C. Scott


Tom Joscelyn Voiced By Tom

German Officer in "Cabaret"; Bill Sykes and Fagin in "Oliver"; Father in "Metamorphosis"; Franz in "The Producers"; Athos in "All 4 One" and "The Three Musketeers"; IRA Officer in"The Hostage"; Peter in"A Mid Summer Nights Dream"; Mother Superior in "Nun Sense"; Bustopher Jones in "Cats"; The Wizard & Prof.


Related Topix: Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, The Three Musketeers, Thriller, Adventure, Ulster County, NY

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Tyler Morning Telegraph

'Planes: Fire & Rescue' takes off with a clear, cheerful story

Movie Review by Colin Covert MCT Direct News Service Page Design by Kathryn Garvin/Staff Photo Illustration;Disney Images - image used with another article also.


Related Topix: Planes, Fire, Pixar, Media, Sport Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, Cars

Fiasco Theatre Company's reimaged "Into The Woods" is 'comme si comme sa'.

The very first time I saw the Stephen Sondheim/James Lapine musical "Into The Woods" was at the Old Globe Theatre in 1986 where it debuted and ran for fifty performances.


Related Topix: Into the Woods, Musical Movies, Comedy Movies, Company, Classical, Stephen Sondheim, Joanna Gleason, Music!, Family, Drama Movies, House