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MEMORABLE PERFORMANCES – PT7

November 24, 2018 // 2 Comments

Sterling Hayden as Dix Handley in The Asphalt Jungle (1950) Sterling Hayden was one of those actors who did not have to act tough. He was tough. Hayden made two movies in 1941, found time to wed British beauty Madeleine Carroll in February 1942, and then headed off to war. He changed his name to John Hamilton to obscure his Hollywood past and join the Office of Strategic Services (OSS), the [...]

MOVIE TRIVIA – PT42.

August 8, 2018 // 4 Comments

      Katz’s today                                                                     Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal in When Harry Met Sally…                           a daily occurrence Katz’s Delicatessen in Manhattan’s Lower East Side was established in 1888. It gained worldwide fame in 1989’s popular feature, When Harry Met [...]

Actors marrying other actors – PT 6.

August 4, 2016 // 2 Comments

  BENET, Brenda                                PETERSEN, Paul                             1967 to 1970 (div.)                                                                 BIXBY, Bill                                         1971 to 1979 (div.)   Brenda & Paul Petersen Bill [...]