Friday Aug 8
The New York Observer
The Paris Review Toasts Rick Perlstein's New Book, The Invisible Bridge
Rick Perlstein writes books big enough to hold open the heavy door in the Observer 's bullpen.
The Rye Daily Voice
Happy Birthday To Rye's Christopher Atkins
Atkins, an actor, who became famous with his debut role co-starring with Brooke Shields in the 1980 film "The Blue Lagoon," was born Feb. 21, 1961.
Masters of Cinema unleash Samuel Fuller's White Dog in March
Eureka! Entertainment have announced the first UK release of the long-awaited classic White Dog , directed by iconic director Samuel Fuller and featuring Kristy McNichol, Burl Ives, Paul Winfield, and cameos from Dick Miller, Paul Bartel, Marshall Thompson and Samuel Fuller himself.
The Pirate Movie
Loosely based on Gilbert and Sullivan's The Pirates of Penzance , 1982's The Pirate Movie starred Kristy McNichol A as mousey young Mabel lost in a dream of swashbuckling, and singing, pirates.
Los Angeles Times
Around Town: Marilyn, Lucy and Kristy McNichol hit the big screen
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art is presenting a two-day retrospective, "Grand Designs: Mid-Century Life in the Movies," at the Leo S. Bing Theater, in conjunction with the closing weekend of the exhibition "California Design 1930-1965: Living in a Modern Way." The festival opens Fridaywith the 1957 romantic comedy "Desk Set," with Katharine ... (more)