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Published Date: 9/19/2014
Country singer Skeeter Davis is known best for her 1962 hit "The End of the World," but there was much more to her career than a catchy pop-crossover tune. Starting out as part of the Davis Sisters in the 1940s – along with Betty Jack Davis, who wasn't her actual...
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Published Date: 9/18/2014
This year marks the 75th anniversary of "The Wizard of Oz." Since its debut in 1939, the iconic film with beloved performances by Judy Garland, Margaret Hamilton and more has been an essential part of childhood. For many of us, the magical adventures of Dorothy and...
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Published Date: 9/17/2014
Actor and comedian John Ritter died suddenly in September 2003 following a taping of his hit show "8 Simple Rules." Ritter was a staple of film and television for nearly 25 years. He made a name for himself on "The Waltons" and "Three's Company," where he proved...
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Published Date: 9/11/2014
Richard Kiel died this week at 74. Easily recognizable, thanks to his 7-foot-2 frame, Kiel enjoyed a long and fruitful career in Hollywood, appearing in dozens of films and television shows in his 49 years as an actor. He made appearances in many classics, such as "The...
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Published Date: 9/2/2014
Heartthrob Troy Donahue appeared in a wide spectrum of films, from classics such as "A Summer Place" and "The Godfather Part II" to forgettable B-movies like "Monster on the Campus" and "The Monolith Monsters." We remember Donahue's life today as well as the lives of...
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Published Date: 8/28/2014
Summer blockbusters today owe a debt to Robert Shaw, whose shark-hunting Quint helped to make "Jaws" such a memorable movie. Shaw appeared in many classic movies in the 1960s and '70s such as "From Russia With Love," "The Sting" and "Force 10 From Navarone." We...
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