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  1. Sophia Loren looks back on life and love: book reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | MacLeans

    ... Paul Newman, Gregory Peck, Omar Sharif-fell under her spell. Marlon Brando, cast opposite her in A Countess from Hong Kong , learned what potent stuff she's made of when, after an uninvited grope, she turned and hissed, "Don't you dare." But there ...

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  2. Sophia Loren admits she was pressured to have surgery as a young actressRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... Sophia, pictured with Marlon Brando (left) and Charlie Chaplin (centre) in a scene from the film A Countess From Hong Kong, is one of Italy's most renowned and honored actress 'They were saying that my nose was too long and my mouth was too big. It ...

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  3. Sex, jail and side-glances: Sophia Loren's back! 11 fascinating facts about the Italian sex bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... thing to do, for me." "All of a sudden he put his hands on me" while they were on the set of "A Countess from Hong Kong." "Don't you ever dare to do that again. Never again!" she snapped at him. She writes: "He never did it again, but it was very ...

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  4. Peter Ackroyd's 'Charlie Chaplin: A Brief Life'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Plain Dealer

    ... Chaplin had worked together. (He did, and they did, on Chaplin's last film, a 1967 bomb called "A Countess From Hong Kong.") Rather, Chaplin lives in our memories as the "Little Tramp" of the silent films - a "deeply congenial" character who seemed ...

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  5. Sophia Loren's tell-all autobiography reveals how she fend off Cary Grant, Marlon Brando's advancesRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    ... Carlo Ponti, producer of the film. The 80-year-old added that Brando on the sets of 1967 film 'A Countess from Hong Kong' had ''put his hands on her'' and she had ''pulverized'' him with his eyes clarifying to him not to dare to so ever again. ...

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  6. Hollywood Icon Sophia Loren talks of Marriage Italian Style on 50th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... films. Like TWO WOMEN, A SPECIAL DAY and the film, because of that encounter with Charlie Chaplin (A COUNTESS FROM HONG KONG). What an honor for me to be directed by a man who invented cinema. It was a great emotional moment for me.

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  7. Sophia Loren, Italy's national icon, turns 80 with book of memoirsRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2014 | Stabroek News

    ... leading men and reveals how she cut off an advance by Brando when they were filming 1967's "A Countess from Hong Kong". "All of a sudden he put his hands on me. I turned in all tranquillity and blew his face, like a cat stroked the wrong way and ...

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  8. Sophia Loren, Italy's national icon, turns 80 with book of memoirsRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | Reuters

    ... leading men and reveals how she cut off an advance by Brando when they were filming 1967's "A Countess from Hong Kong". "All of a sudden he put his hands on me. I turned in all tranquillity and blew his face, like a cat stroked the wrong way and ...

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  9. Sophia Loren celebrates 80th birthday with book of memoirsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Globe and Mail

    ... several leading men and reveals how she cut off an advance by Brando when they were filming 1967's A Countess from Hong Kong . "All of a sudden he put his hands on me. I turned in all tranquillity and blew his face, like a cat stroked the wrong way ...

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  10. Sophia Loren, Italy's national icon, turns 80 with book of memoirsRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Reuters

    ... leading men and reveals how she cut off an advance by Brando when they were filming 1967's "A Countess from Hong Kong". "All of a sudden he put his hands on me. I turned in all tranquillity and blew his face, like a cat stroked the wrong way and ...

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  11. AFI honors Sophia LorenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Vittorio De Sica, 1963), Gregory Peck in ARABESQUE (DIR Stanley Donen, 1966), Marlon Brando in A COUNTESS FROM HONG KONG (DIR Charles Chaplin, 1967), Peter O'Toole in MAN OF LA MANCHA (DIR Arthur Hiller, 1972) and Richard Burton in THE VOYAGE (DIR ...

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  12. AFI Fest honors 'timeless' Sophia LorenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... and went on to star in such films as "El Cid," "Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow," "Arabesque" and "A Countess From Hong Kong." In 1991, she received an honorary Oscar for her contribution to world cinema. "In a world where the daily obsession seems to ...

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  13. People: Sofia Vergara defends pedestal stunt on EmmysRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    ... she went on to star in such films as "El Cid," "Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow," "Arabesque" and "A Countess From Hong Kong." In 1991, she received an honorary Oscar for her contribution to world cinema. "In a world where the daily obsession seems to ...

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  14. People: Sofia Vergara defends pedestal stunt on EmmysRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    ... she went on to star in such films as "El Cid," "Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow," "Arabesque" and "A Countess From Hong Kong." In 1991, she received an honorary Oscar for her contribution to world cinema. "In a world where the daily obsession seems to ...

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  15. AFI Fest to pay tribute to 'timeless' actress Sophia LorenRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... she went on to star in such films as "El Cid," "Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow," "Arabesque" and "A Countess From Hong Kong." In 1991, she received an honorary Oscar for her contribution to world cinema. "In a world where the daily obsession seems to ...

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  16. Brando thought Loren was 'sick'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    ... made her breath smell "worse than a dinosaur's". During their first on-screen kiss while shooting A Countess From Hong Kong in 1967, Loren furiously broke away from the Hollywood legend's clutches to tell the film crew: "Do you know what he just ...

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  17. 47 years ago: The - Express' in 1967Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Trinadad Express

    ... at Globe, Port of Spain. In National Cinema 1, Marlon Brando and Sophia Loren were to be seen in A Countess from Hong Kong and in Deluxe, Paul Newman was, simply, Hombre. There were many local company names that even if no longer operational - are ...

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