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  1. Screenwriter Don M. Mankiewicz Dead At 93Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    The son of Herman J. Mankiewicz, who won the Best Screenplay Oscar in 1941 for Citizen Kane, and the nephew of All About Eve writer and director Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Don began his career as a staff writer for the New Yorker, and, in 1954, published his first novel, Trial, which was later turned into a film starring Glenn Ford and Dorothy MCGuire. His brother, Frank Mankiewicz, who served as an aide to presidential candidates Robert Kennedy and George MCGovern, passed away in October , according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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  2. Don M. Mankiewicz Dies: Oscar-Nominated Screenwriter, Novelist Was 93Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Deadline

    Don M. Mankiewicz , who received an Oscar nomination for his screenplay I Want To Live and was the creator behind TV's Ironside and Marcus Welby, M.D ., died of congestive heart failure at his home in Monrovia, CA, Saturday, his son told The Los Angeles Times. He was 93. Born in Berlin, German, Mankiewicz began his career as a staff writer for the New Yorker, and novelist, publishing his first novel Trial in 1954, which was later made into a film starring Glenn Ford and Dorothy McGuire.

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  3. Best Classic Mob Movies According to Rotten TomatoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | News Max

    ... movies, according to Rotten Tomatoes: 1. "The Big Heat" (1953) In this brutal crime drama, a detective, played by Glenn Ford, seeks vengeance against the gangsters who killed his wife while trying to kill him. "In many ways, Fritz Lang's 'The Big ...

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  4. 3:10 to YumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | KIMT

    ... bollixed them. This twice-told tale concerns Wild West outlaw Ben Wade (played in 1957 by Superman's Dad, Glenn Ford, and half a century later by Russell "What happened to me?" Crowe) and poverty-stricken Arizona rancher Dan Evans (Van Heflin in the ...

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  5. Glenn Ford, Wrongfully Convicted And Dying Of Cancer, Denied Restitution For 30 Years On Death RowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Switched

    In this frame grab from video provided by WAFB-TV 9, Glenn Ford, 64, talks to the media as he leaves a maximum security prison, Tuesday, March 11, 2014, in Angola, La., after having spent nearly 26 years on death row. Ford walked free Tuesday evening hours after a judge approved the statea s motion to vacate his murder conviction in the 1983 killing of a jeweler.

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  6. Winemaker uncorks surprise ancestorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... purchased by Dr McKay who would go on to plant the first vines on the land. Jarrett enlisted the help of TV chef Glenn Ford to match food with her wines. With the Minchinbury Superior he serves shaved prosciutto with a green peach salad, and spiced ...

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  7. Good MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KWTX

    ... signed a measure legalizing casino gambling. In 1955, the inner-city school drama "Blackboard Jungle," starring Glenn Ford, was released by MGM. In 1965, the wreck of the Confederate cruiser Georgiana was discovered by E. Lee Spence, 102 years to ...

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  8. Reason to rejoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Hesperia Star

    ... them were actors Dan Haggerty ("Grizzly Adams"), Hugh O'Brian ("Wyatt Earp") and Peter Ford, the son of actor Glenn Ford. He admits the turnout was even greater than he had expected. “The church was packed that Sunday,” said Sooter, a ...

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  9. Reason to rejoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Victorville Daily Press

    ... them were actors Dan Haggerty ("Grizzly Adams"), Hugh O'Brian ("Wyatt Earp") and Peter Ford, the son of actor Glenn Ford. He admits the turnout was even greater than he had expected. “The church was packed that Sunday,” said Sooter, a ...

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

    Feb 11, 2015 | 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.

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  11. Pocketful of MiraclesRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | 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 ...

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

    Jan 9, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    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.

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  13. 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 ...

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  14. 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.

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  15. 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 ...

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  16. 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 ...

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  17. 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 ...

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

    Nov 17, 2014 | Examiner.com

    " 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.

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  19. 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

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

    Nov 6, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... 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 ...

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