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  1. Critic's Notebook: Emory film department to screen rare Neal Boortz classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    If I were to tell you that that there's a made-in-Atlanta sci-fi horror movie starring Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Shelley Winters, Glenn Ford, and John Huston with Italian actor Franco Nero in a walk-on role as Jesus Christ, and Neal Boortz playing a tiresome radio gasbag named Neal Boortz, you'd probably ask what I'd been smoking lately. Well, fair enough.


  2. Pocketful of MiraclesRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 8 | DVD Verdict

    Dave the Dude (Glenn Ford, The Blackboard Jungle ) is one of New York's premiere racketeers, a man who sails by with luck due to the help of panhandler "Apple" Annie (the legendary Bette Davis, Whatever Happened to Baby Jane? ). You see, Dave the ...


  3. Veteran Hollywood Stuntman Bill Hart Loses Cancer Battle At 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 |

    Hart, who made a name for himself as Glenn Ford's stunt double for over two decades, lost his battle with cancer at his home in Northridge, California on Friday . His credits included The Getaway, The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!, Lethal Weapon 3 and classic Western The Wild Bunch, where he famously jumped from a real exploding bridge.


  4. Bill Hart Dies: Cowboy Stuntman Worked With John Wayne In...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Deadline

    ... on more than 50 films and TV shows, including two more with The Duke: McLintock! and The Comancheros . He was Glenn Ford's stunt double on numerous films including Day Of The Evil Gun . As good with his fists as he was with a horse, he can be seen ...


  5. The VisitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Austin Chronicle

    Rated R, 108 min. Directed by Michael J. Paradise., Starring Mel Ferrer, Glenn Ford, Lance Henriksen, John Huston, Joanne Nail, Sam Peckinpah, Shelley Winters and Franco Nero.


  6. Glover: A journey back to Christmas 1943 in downtown TrentonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | The Times of Trenton

    ... people in heaven get day after day." A huge poster hung on the wall: "Today's feature ... 'Destroyer,' starring Glenn Ford and Edward G. Robinson ... See our Navy in action ... Thrilling action on the high seas!" "Mom," I said, already knowing the ...


  7. Tonight's Movie: 3:10 to YumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    ... YUMA (1957), a Western directed by Delmer Daves . 3:10 TO YUMA stars a pair of very fine actors, Van Heflin and Glenn Ford. 3:10 TO YUMA tells the story of Dan Evans (Heflin) who is eking out a hardscrabble living on his drought-stricken farm with ...


  8. Reviews: The Visitor: The Strangest Sci-Fi / Horror / Religious Film You'll Ever SeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | The Escapist

    ... was far from successful. Despite The Visitor 's unique premise and star-filled cast (featuring Lance Henriksen, Glenn Ford, Shelley Winters, and John Huston among others), The Visitor wasn't able to pull itself together in a way that matched its ...


  9. Daily film recommendation: 'Gilda'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 |

    " Gilda " may star Glenn Ford as gambler Johnny Farrell, but it's Rita Hayworth 's Gilda who the film really revolves around. This is the movie she is most well-known for, and rightfully so.


  10. Pocketful Of Miracles 1961 720p BluRay x264-SiNNERSRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | 9Down.Com

    ... e hobnobbing with New York's elite. Drama IMDB Rating: 7.4/10 from 3,693 users Directed by: Frank Capra Starring: Glenn Ford, Bette Davis, Hope Lange


  11. Willie Garson Remaking The Courtship Of Eddie's FatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 |

    ... Bixby as a widowed father looking for love. The Tv show was based on a 1963 movie of the same name, featuring Glenn Ford and a young Ron Howard. Meghan Miles is a reporter whose best friends insist on taking her out and dragging her away from a ...


  12. Tonight's Movie: Terror on a Train (1953) - A Warner Archive DVD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    Glenn Ford stars as a former WWII munitions expert called on to defuse a bomb on a British train full of explosives in TERROR ON A TRAIN , available on DVD from the Warner Archive . The film, originally released the U.S. under the title TIME BOMB, follows what happens when British authorities learn a train filled with mines has been sabotaged and will explode in a few hours' time, with potentially devastating results.


  13. 'Courtship Of Eddie's Father' Remake Co-Starring...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Deadline

    ... and Flacketts Courtship Of Eddie's Father started as a book by Mark Toby. It was adapted as a 1963 movie starring Glenn Ford as widowed father Tom Corbett, with his young son Eddie, played by Ron Howard, serving as his matchmaker. The movie inspired ...


  14. WH to Newsmax: Pierson's Replacement Could Come From Outside ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | News Max

    ... down Capone (who once ordered a mob "hit" on him) was dramatized in the 1949 film "The Undercover Man," in which Glenn Ford played "Frank Warren," who was based on Wilson. Named by President Franklin D. Roosevelt to head the Secret Service in 1936, ...


  15. Back to School Special: The Blackboard JungleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 |

    ... her. Let's take a look at 1955's social commentary "The Blackboard Jungle," which starred Fran's favorite actor, Glenn Ford. Richard Dadier (Glenn Ford) has taken on a new job teaching in the inner city, His intent is to convince both the ...


  16. Weekly Top Five: The best of film noirRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | Chicago Reader

    ... towers above them all, a blistering gangster drama focused on the thin line between lawfulness and criminality. Glenn Ford, in a terrific performance, is the ultimate Langian protagonist, dogged in his fight against fate and the existential crisis ...


  17. Elvis Blu-rays lead vintage titles on videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | Effingham Herald

    Donna Reed is distressed as husband Glenn Ford takes a phone call from the kidnapper of their son in the 1956 thriller "Ransom!," on DVD for the first time.


  18. Tonight's Movie: Trial (1955) - A Warner Archive DVD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    TRIAL is one of several Glenn Ford films recently released on DVD by the Warner Archive .


  19. Tonight's Movie: Torpedo Run (1958) - A Warner Archive DVD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    ... a very well-done entry in the genre. TORPEDO RUN was released by the Archive as part of a "wave" of half a dozen Glenn Ford films. Ford plays Lt. Cmdr. Barney Doyle, whose submarine the Grey Fish has been hunting for the Japanese aircraft carrier ...


  20. Heaven with a Barbed Wire FenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | Film Comment

    ... strangers form a vagabond community and travel west aboard freight cars. This film marked the screen debut of Glenn Ford as Joe, one of Trumbo's natural-born suckers whose innocence is a form of grace and whose misogyny is cured by Anita, an ...