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  1. Why F. Scott Fitzgerald's Great Gatsby never diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | The Toronto Star

    ... an effect in bringing Fitzgerald back. By 1949, there is a second Gatsby film (the first was a silent), made with Alan Ladd, and in the 1950s you begin to get people writing about Fitzgerald.

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  2. What's new in October on Netflix for classic movie fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Examiner.com

    ... for those who want to know some classics that are coming in this month here's the list: "Shane" is probably one of Alan Ladd's best known and best movies out there, though his film noir pictures aren't bad. The western was directed by George Stevens ...

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  3. Screen icon Sophia Loren turns 80 todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... movies and with many other icons of the day, like her first Hollywood picture "Boy On A Dolphin" was with actor Alan Ladd, she's been in movies with Cary Grant and Sinatra "The Pride and the Passion," with Charlton Heston in "El Cid," and in many ...

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  4. 'The Guest' opens with intrigue, ends flat-footedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... just so, stripped to the waist in a bathroom doorway, with the steam floating around him. Then, in the spirit of Alan Ladd in "Shane," he protects and avenges the bullied younger brother (Brendan Meyer) by breaking many bones of many sociopathic ...

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  5. Alan Ladd and June Allyson lovestory : The dream girl Alan could never forgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Times of Oman

    Could it be true? Millions of fans hoped it wasn't, but in the weeks after Christmas 1954 newspapers and newsreels were full of stories that after 14 years of blissfully happy marriage, Hollywood's perfect couple, Alan and Sue Ladd, had decided to go their separate ways. Certainly there seemed to be growing evidence to support the story - Alan Ladd, 42-year-old star of the legendary western Shane, had packed his bags and moved out of the family mansion in Hollywood's Holmby Hills.

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  6. Tonight's Movie: River LadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    ... I enjoyed noting that in my previous movie watched, THE DEEP SIX (1958), McIntire's wife, Jeanette Nolan, played Alan Ladd's mother. RIVER LADY is the name of the floating gambling palace owned by Sequin (DeCarlo), who aspires to completely dominate ...

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  7. Tonight's Movie: The Deep Six (1958) - A Warner Archive DVD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    THE DEEP SIX is one of several Alan Ladd films recently released on DVD by the Warner Archive .

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  8. Daily film recommendation: 'The Blue Dahlia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... not, "The Blue Dahlia" is one of the best movies in the film noir genre, and the best one starring genre fixture Alan Ladd, for whom the role of Johnny Morrison was written. Morrison returns home from a Navy mission to find his wife Helen (Doris ...

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  9. What a Hell of a Shame, AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | American Thinker

    ... kid, Brandon de Wilde, calling out for Shane as he rides away; but in the reel that runs in my mind now, when Alan Ladd turns his horse around and rides back, he's wearing a black mask. The recent events in Ferguson, MO brought to the fore the ...

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  10. Tonight's Movie: Drum Beat (1954) - A Warner Archive DVD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    DRUM BEAT is a nicely made Alan Ladd Western recently released on DVD by the Warner Archive .

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  11. Fishermen's Excursion, champion hen and air raid wardensRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... Saturday forenoon and make several visits." Playing at the Colonial Theatre: Veronica Lake, Robert Preston and Alan Ladd in "This Gun for Hire," and Tyrone Power and Joan Fontaine in "This Above All." "Main Street hill had gotten a face lift this ...

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  12. Opening The Doors To County Borough HeritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2011 | Aberdare Online

    ... you surprised at his many achievements. From an acting career that saw him work with Clark Gable, Lana Turner and Alan Ladd, he has also befriended the likes of Petula Clark, Michael Caine and Roger Moore. The brother of Donald Houston, Glyn was ...

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  13. Around the Blogosphere This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    ... Movie Blog ... The Blonde at the Film on CALAMITY JANE (1953)...and Toby on DRUM BEAT (1954) and other recent Alan Ladd Western releases at 50 Westerns From the 50s . ...Speaking of Toby, he's got a new blog, The Hannibal 8 , where he plans to ...

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  14. DVD reviews: Both sides of the barsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... crimes and the grief still felt. On Demand Warner Archives releases a trio of 1950s films, starring then-popular Alan Ladd, who died in 1964 at age 50. Deep Six (***) takes place on a World War II battleship. Ladd plays Alec, whose fighting ...

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  15. Lauren Bacall, a Queen of Film Noir PassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | Huntington News

    ... Veronica ("The Blue Dahila," "Sullivan's Travels," "This Gun for Hire," "Glass Key") Lake, who often teamed with Alan Ladd. Huntington has its own "noir" queen too. Model/cosplayer Elsa Lauren Littlepage portrays vintage golden age movie stars and ...

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  16. YouTube details Beyonce-Jay Z split even as it holds democracy togetherRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... Francisco ” or just the theme music from any one of them. And, I just recently watched Veronica Lake and Alan Ladd in the 1942 classic Dashiell Hammett political thriller “The Glass Key” - in Italian, which I only barely ...

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  17. Tonight's Movie: The Big Land (1957) - A Warner Archive DVD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    THE BIG LAND is an Alan Ladd Western which is part of a recent "wave" of Ladd films from the Warner Archive .

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  18. Comet Over Hollywood: A weekend in HollywoodRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... 93-year-old actress Maureen O'Hara introduce the film "How Green is My Valley" or to watching rare films like Alan Ladd in "The Great Gatsby" on the big screen. Suddenly it hit me: I was happy to be around people who appreciated classic films as ...

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  19. Comet Over Hollywood: A weekend in HollywoodRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... 93-year-old actress Maureen O'Hara introduce the film "How Green is My Valley" or to watching rare films like Alan Ladd in "The Great Gatsby" on the big screen. Suddenly it hit me: I was happy to be around people who appreciated classic films as ...

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  20. On this Day in Movie History, July 7, 1973: Veronica Lake diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... acclaim, most notably for her role in Sullivan's Travels and for her femme fatale roles in film noirs with Alan Ladd, during the 1940s. She was a popular pin-up girl for soldiers during World War II and traveled extensively throughout the United ...

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