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The Arizona Republic
Goodykoontz: 10 movies you need to seeHollywood system, nothing will. Joe Gillis (William Holden) has wandered to the
Goodykoontz: 10 movies you need to see
The Arizona Republic / Posted 8 days ago
Hollywood system, nothing will. Joe Gillis (William Holden) has wandered to the crumbling pile belonging to Norma Desmond (Gloria Swanson), a former silent-film star increasingly trapped by her own delusions of grandeur (“I AM big. It’s the... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Opening credits roll on new era for historic Leeds cinema as it wins £2.4m grantCustomers first passed through its doors in the same year that Charlie Chaplin,
Opening credits roll on new era for historic Leeds cinema as it wins £2.4m grant
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 11 days ago
Customers first passed through its doors in the same year that Charlie Chaplin, Oliver Hardy and Gloria Swanson made their screen debuts. Countless celluloid stars have come and gone since then but today, more than a century on from its 1914... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 10is born in New York City. 1950: The movie "Sunset Boulevard," directed by Bill
August 10
KECI Missoula / Posted 14 days ago
is born in New York City. 1950: The movie "Sunset Boulevard," directed by Billy Wilder and starring William Holden and Gloria Swanson, premieres in New York City. The movie would go on to earn 11 Academy Award nominations, winning three of... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 10is born in New York City. 1950: The movie "Sunset Boulevard," directed by Bill
August 10
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 14 days ago
is born in New York City. 1950: The movie "Sunset Boulevard," directed by Billy Wilder and starring William Holden and Gloria Swanson, premieres in New York City. The movie would go on to earn 11 Academy Award nominations, winning three of... Read more
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NJ.com
Summer viewing: The next wave | Jersey RetroBoulevard" (1950) is a noir drama ... but then it's a black comedy ... and then
Summer viewing: The next wave | Jersey Retro
NJ.com / Posted 19 days ago
Boulevard" (1950) is a noir drama ... but then it's a black comedy ... and then you wonder if it isn't a horror film. Gloria Swanson hit her career high as Norma Desmond, a reclusive movie star who faded from the screen once sound came... Read more
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New York Post
How JFK’s favorite sister lit up her family before losing her life at 28photos. Rose, a fervent Catholic, believed sex was for procreation only; Joe be
How JFK’s favorite sister lit up her family before losing her life at 28
New York Post / Posted a month ago
photos. Rose, a fervent Catholic, believed sex was for procreation only; Joe believed no such thing. He flew his mistress Gloria Swanson to their summer home and left pornographic magazines on his sons’ beds. But he was also affectionate, giving... Read more

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