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  1. Such good smut: Help me identify this 70s steamy romance novelRead the original story

    Yesterday | Ask MetaFilter

    ... 70s or early 80s. Many were Harlequins, but the one I'm trying to remember wasn't. The book ressembles Valley of the Dolls by Jacqueline Susann. (I looked at the other Jacqueline Susann novels and it doesn't fit what I remember). Here is what little ...


  2. On this Day in Movie History, July 21, 1951: Robin Williams bornRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 |

    ... Screen Actors Guild Awards and five Grammy Awards Birthdays 1926 - Paul Burke (actor: Anatomy of Terror, Valley of the Dolls, Francis in the Navy, Twelve O'Clock High, Noah's Ark, Naked City, Hot Shots, Dynasty; died Sep 13, 2009) 1926 - Norman ...


  3. Sharon Tate's sister shares 'Recollection'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The London Free Press

    ... nd model was 26 and a rising star - she'd had good reviews in films such as Fearless Vampire Killers and Valley Of The Dolls - and she and


  4. 'I Said Yes to Everything,' by Lee GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | SFGate

    ... and neither of them ever took out the garbage." From 1965 to 1978, Grant was ubiquitous onscreen - "Valley of the Dolls," "In the Heat of the Night," "The Landlord," "Plaza Suite" and "Shampoo." With Peter Falk , she co-starred in "The Prisoner of ...


  5. If You Love Sex and the City, Then You'll Love These BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 |

    ... five women who work in publishing, detailing their love and work lives. In Jacqueline Susann's classic Valley of the Dolls , three NYC women get tangled up in sex, drugs, and stardom as they try to make it in the entertainment industry. Lily ...


  6. Lee Grant's memoir 'a gutsy tale, told with naked honesty'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | MacLeans

    ... Place , landed key roles in major films both landmark ( In the Heat of the Night ) and lamentable ( Valley of the Dolls ) and garnered three more Oscar nods, finally winning in 1976 for her bravura portrayal of a libidinous Beverly Hills matron in ...


  7. Debra Tate shares 'Recollection' of sisterRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Boston Herald

    ... Tate was famously married to director Roman Polanski and had starred in just six films, including "Valley of the Dolls," before she was murdered. "I want them to have a good grasp of who she was and what she had to give to the world and then ...


  8. 10 books to read this summerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Stylelist

    ... read on consumer behavior. Recommended for: Fans of Malcolm Gladwell and Michael Lewis (that's me!). 8. Valley of the Dolls by Jacqueline Susann - A bestseller in the 1960s and, according to Taryn, "Gossip Girlfor adults." ...And just like that, I'm ...


  9. Undeterred By The Blacklist, Lee Grant 'Said Yes To Everything'Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... for her role in the Best Picture winner In the Heat of the Night. She also featured in the cult classic Valley of the Dolls . How much of a life does an actress have in LA past 25? ... I was really scared of having producers know that I was on my ...


  10. Grant tells of hot time in HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | New York Daily News

    In Academy Award-winning actress Lee Grant's upcoming memoir, "I Said Yes to Everything," the 87-year-old icon details her long, tumultuous career, including a starring role in "Valley of the Dolls," winning an Oscar for "Shampoo" and having to rebuild herself and her career after 12 years on the Hollywood blacklist.


  11. Lee Grant on aging, relationships, and plastic surgery in her 20sRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | New York Post

    ... a few. Grant's "In the Heat of the Night" role opposite Sidney Poitier brought acclaim; her work in "Valley of the Dolls" brought celebrity. Grant spills on her peers, including a feud with Shelley Winters and the loneliness of Grace Kelly. "I was ...


  12. Life ItselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | East Bay Express

    ... Chicago Sun-Times in 1970 when he and Meyer cooked up the bawdy, gaudy, triumphantly absurd Beyond the Valley of the Dolls , a "sequel" to Jacqueline Susann's trash-pulp page-turner. Before that, the fast-writing kid from Champaign, Illinois was a ...


  13. Saturday Pairing: Valley of the Dolls and the Harvey Wallbanger CocktailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Raincoaster

    The Second in our ongoing series of bad movie/good cocktail pairings. Tonight's features are Jacqueline Susann's Valley of the Dolls and the Harvey Wallbanger Cocktail.


  14. 'Sharon Tate: Recollection' by Debra Tate shows an actress on the riseRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... The lavish coffee table book is a valentine to the actress ("The Fearless Vampire Killers," "Valley of the Dolls") and fashion icon who at 26 was on her way to major stardom. Regarded as one of the most beautiful women in Hollywood, Tate was married ...


  15. We Can't Stop Looking at These Photos of Sharon TateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | InStyle

    ... if there was one "Sharon Tate" look that most fans seem to adore, it's her high fashion appearance in Valley of the Dolls -the gowns, the false eyelashes, the hairpieces, the camp. That film seems to become more popular with each passing year. What ...


  16. Roman Polanski shares memories of murdered wife Sharon Tate: 'I...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | The Independent

    ... from a kind and gentle nature." Tate - who became famous for starring in cult American television series Valley of the Dolls - was killed along with three friends who were staying with her at her Los Angeles home. Polanski was in London at the time ...


  17. Sharon Tate's Sister Wants New Book To Focus On Way Her...Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... of Tate - growing up, as a young girl, as an ingenue, famous Hollywood wife, glamor girl, from the film "Valley of the Dolls." She wanted her sister to be seen as anything but a victim. In addition to the rare photos, there are essays from friends ...


  18. How Rehab WorksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    ... to a sanitarium -- a psychiatric hospital -- or a traditional hospital. Think Patty Duke's character in "Valley of the Dolls" or Winona Ryder's character in "Girl, Interrupted." In the '80s, rehab centers branched off from their psychiatric ...


  19. What a pill! 'Valley of the Dolls' remakeRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2014 |

    I just learned that 20th Century Fox announced at the end of January they are remaking one of the most beloved of all time campy movies ; Valley of the Dolls .


  20. Paperbacks pioneer Oscar Dystel dies in NY at 101Read the original story

    May 28, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... Commission's report on President John F. Kennedy's assassination and Jacqueline Susann's sensational "Valley of the Dolls." When Dystel left, Bantam accounted for about 15 percent of mass-market sales. "My whole concept was to be an effective ... 1 comment