Thursday, 3 August 2017

Did you know?



August 4th 1955 actor Billy Bob Thornton is born
August 8th 1937 actor Dustin Hoffman is born
August 12th 1927 Wings is the only silent movie ever to be awarded an OSCAR, for Best Picture
August 12th 1881 Director Cecile B DeMille is born
August 17th 1979 Monty Python's Life of Brian premiers
August 17th 1882 Director Samuel Goldwyn is born
August 26th 1980 Home Alone star McCaulay Culkin is born
August 31st 1892 Thomas Edison patented his moving cinema – Kinetograph

Monday, 5 June 2017

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Tuesday, 9 May 2017

Did You Know in April & May



APRIL

April 1st 1930 "The Blue Angel" starring Marlene Dietrich in her breakthrough role premiered in Germany
April 9th 1932 Cheeta, chimpanzee actor, is born
April 19th 1934  Shirley Temple appears in her 1st movie, "Stand Up & Cheer"
April 4th 1960 32nd Academy Awards: "Ben-Hur", Charlton Heston & Simone Signoret win
April 14th 1969 Katharine Hepburn and Barbra Streisand win Oscar for best actress (1st ever tie for best actress)
MAY
May 20th 1908 James Stewart actor (Mr Smith Goes to Washington, It's a Wonderful Life), born in Indiana, Pennsylvania (d. 1997)
May 8th 1912 Film and television production/distribution studio Paramount Pictures is founded
May 20th 1926 Thomas Edison says Americans prefer silent movies over talkies
May 25th 1969 Midnight Cowboy" released with an X rating directed by John Schlesinger and starring Jon Voight and Dustin Hoffman (Best Picture 1970)
May 13th 1970 Beatles movie "Let it Be" premieres