When talkies were new, there was a guy named W.C. Fields who took center stage in translating vaudeville to the silver screen.
Jose Ferrer received the Academy Award for Best Actor for his starring performance as Cyrano de Bergerac. Mala Powers played Roxane, and William Prince portrayed Christian de Neuvillette.
The Lewis and Clark Expedition, also known as the Corps of Discovery Expedition, was the first American expedition to cross what is now the western portion of the United States, departing in May, 1804 from St. Louis on the Mississippi River, making their way westward through the continental divide to the Pacific coast.
Charlton Heston brings to the island a shipload of Chinese slaves to work the plantation fields. With Asian Tina Chen at his side, Heston creates a thriving pineapple plantation.
I was thinking May 18th? Why is May 18th important. Then I remembered. Mt. St Helens is about 80 miles from here. In volcano terms that’s in your back yard. And 33 years ago my volcano went off. It covered my house in 6 inches of volcanic ash. It was dark at noon. You had […]
Surface has been on my list of things to watch for some time. I haven’t got through all of it yet, but it seems like a pretty well done deep sea yarn. There is a problem. Surface is one of those series that despite decent public response fell the way of an axe by NBC […]
Years ago there was the Betamax case. It’s been upheld in the courts since. We have the right to record off the air programming for our own personal use as long as a human hits the record button. The Supreme Court upheld this is a case involving remote digital personal video recorders. This means you […]