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Evening Standard
“World’s best bar” drops 53 places in a yearspecial of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipp
“World’s best bar” drops 53 places in a year
Evening Standard / Posted 18 hours ago
special of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipping away in the same place Frank Sinatra, Marlene Dietrich, Coco Chanel and Ernest Hemingway all did. If you’re planning a few drinks, either be rich or take someone... Read more
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USA Today
Mel Brooks reveals the stories behind 'Blazing Saddles'no. You got me all wrong. We’re doing a takeoff of Western movies and one of th
Mel Brooks reveals the stories behind 'Blazing Saddles'
USA Today / Posted yesterday
no. You got me all wrong. We’re doing a takeoff of Western movies and one of the big ones is Destry Rides Again, starring Marlene Dietrich. And [in that movie] she kept straddling a chair with her beautiful netted black stockings and I gotta have... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Is Ben Affleck gearing up to direct and star in an Agatha Christie adaptation?the solicitor tasked with defending Vole. It is not yet known which part Ben w
Is Ben Affleck gearing up to direct and star in an Agatha Christie adaptation?
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
the solicitor tasked with defending Vole. It is not yet known which part Ben will play in the big screen version. Ben Affleck (Ian West/PA) The last film adaptation of the story was directed by Billy Wilder in 1957 and starred Marlene D... Read more
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The News and Star
Film version of Agatha Christie short story 'to be directed by Ben Affleck'will play John Mayhew, the solicitor tasked with defending Vole. It is not yet
Film version of Agatha Christie short story 'to be directed by Ben Affleck'
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
will play John Mayhew, the solicitor tasked with defending Vole. It is not yet known which part Affleck will play in the big screen version. The last film adaptation of the story was directed by Billy Wilder in 1957 and starred Marlene Di... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Film version of Agatha Christie short story 'to be directed by Ben Affleck'will play John Mayhew, the solicitor tasked with defending Vole. It is not yet
Film version of Agatha Christie short story 'to be directed by Ben Affleck'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
will play John Mayhew, the solicitor tasked with defending Vole. It is not yet known which part Affleck will play in the big screen version. The last film adaptation of the story was directed by Billy Wilder in 1957 and starred Marlene Di... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Film version of Agatha Christie short story 'to be directed by Ben Affleck'will play John Mayhew, the solicitor tasked with defending Vole. It is not yet
Film version of Agatha Christie short story 'to be directed by Ben Affleck'
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
will play John Mayhew, the solicitor tasked with defending Vole. It is not yet known which part Affleck will play in the big screen version. The last film adaptation of the story was directed by Billy Wilder in 1957 and starred Marlene Di... Read more
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International Business Times
Ben Affleck might direct and act in a thriller next and it's not a Batman moviebeen made in 1957 with Billy Wilder as the director. The first black and white
Ben Affleck might direct and act in a thriller next and it's not a Batman movie
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
been made in 1957 with Billy Wilder as the director. The first black and white iteration of the story saw Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, and Charles Laughton as the cast with Wilder scripting the movie. Having garnered six Oscar nominations... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
German citizenship beckons UK Jewsgreat-grandson of Alfred Alexander, a prominent doctor in Berlin whose patients
German citizenship beckons UK Jews
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
great-grandson of Alfred Alexander, a prominent doctor in Berlin whose patients included Albert Einstein and Marlene Dietrich, Harding, 48, said that his desire for citizenship stemmed from a project to restore his great-grandfather's... Read more
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Variety
Ben Affleck Directing, Starring in ‘Witness for the Prosecution’ RemakeAffleck is going to ruin my favorite film . . . great. Who on Earth could fill
Ben Affleck Directing, Starring in ‘Witness for the Prosecution’ Remake
Variety / Posted 4 days ago
Affleck is going to ruin my favorite film . . . great. Who on Earth could fill the shoes of Tyrone Power, Charles Laughton, Marlene Dietrich, Elsa Lanchester, etc? I know Hollywood has always remade films, but the glut of remakes is disturbing.... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Ben Affleck to Direct, Star in 'Witness for the Prosecution' for FoxChristie estate. The story was previously adapted the the 1957 Billy Wilder-he
Ben Affleck to Direct, Star in 'Witness for the Prosecution' for Fox
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
Christie estate. The story was previously adapted the the 1957 Billy Wilder-helmed version that starred Tyrone Power and Marlene Dietrich. It received six Oscar nominations. Fox is already working on an adaptation of Christie's Murder on the... Read more
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Evening Standard
Fanny Nelsons: Forget the journey, it’s all about the destinationspecial of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipp
Fanny Nelsons: Forget the journey, it’s all about the destination
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
special of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipping away in the same place Frank Sinatra, Marlene Dietrich, Coco Chanel and Ernest Hemingway all did. If you’re planning a few drinks, either be rich or take someone... Read more
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Evening Standard
The London Edition launch new music series Songs from Abovespecial of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipp
The London Edition launch new music series Songs from Above
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
special of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipping away in the same place Frank Sinatra, Marlene Dietrich, Coco Chanel and Ernest Hemingway all did. If you’re planning a few drinks, either be rich or take someone... Read more
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Arts Journal
Chrome Yellow: the Colour of the 2016 Edinburgh FestivalMeow Meow (whom I have praised for one of her previous Edinburgh appearances) a
Chrome Yellow: the Colour of the 2016 Edinburgh Festival
Arts Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Meow Meow (whom I have praised for one of her previous Edinburgh appearances) and the 2nd violin-cum-mezzo who sang a Marlene Dietrich-like torch song that was the high point of the evening. I think she’s called Satu Vänskä, but am not certain... Read more
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New Now Next
57 Things We Love About Madonnathan “And plenty of available drugs!” 9. “Deeper and Deeper” An honorary comi
57 Things We Love About Madonna
New Now Next / Posted 7 days ago
than “And plenty of available drugs!” 9. “Deeper and Deeper” An honorary coming-out anthem. 10. Her obsession with Marlene Dietrich Our dynamic duo. 12. She’s an unapologetic bitch “I’m tough, I’m ambitious, I know exactly what I want. If... Read more
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Boston Globe
This ‘Cabaret’ balances timely and timelessWhen he appears bare chested in a tuxedo jacket, his muscular legs protruding f
This ‘Cabaret’ balances timely and timeless
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
When he appears bare chested in a tuxedo jacket, his muscular legs protruding from shorts, Smith suggests a cross between Marlene Dietrich and David Bowie. Among the performers at the club is the “toast of Mayfair,” Sally Bowles (Stephanie... Read more
10d
dna
Up in Smoke: On Rustom's folly of folliesBette Davis' character Charlotte Vale goes from being 'unwanted' to a sought-af
Up in Smoke: On Rustom's folly of follies
dna / Posted 10 days ago
Bette Davis' character Charlotte Vale goes from being 'unwanted' to a sought-after siren with the help of cigarettes (think Marlene Dietrich, Greta Garbo and Lauren Bacall). But when this template made its way into Hindi films it metamorphosed into... Read more
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Evening Standard
London's best Bloody Marysspecial of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipp
London's best Bloody Marys
Evening Standard / Posted 11 days ago
special of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipping away in the same place Frank Sinatra, Marlene Dietrich, Coco Chanel and Ernest Hemingway all did. If you’re planning a few drinks, either be rich or take someone... Read more
12d
The Mercury News
California archaeology: DeMille's Lost Citywasn't the only iconic Hollywood figure to cut a swath on the dunes. In the ear
California archaeology: DeMille's Lost City
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
wasn't the only iconic Hollywood figure to cut a swath on the dunes. In the early days, Bogie, Valentino, Gary Cooper and Marlene Dietrich also made the scene on the sand. Movie buffs will note that only a small portion of the set has been found... Read more
12d
Evening Standard
Inside the secret London club where Rihanna and Leo go to partyspecial of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipp
Inside the secret London club where Rihanna and Leo go to party
Evening Standard / Posted 12 days ago
special of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipping away in the same place Frank Sinatra, Marlene Dietrich, Coco Chanel and Ernest Hemingway all did. If you’re planning a few drinks, either be rich or take someone... Read more
14d
Evening Standard
Pint of beer and a light trim please: brothers open pub with barbersspecial of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipp
Pint of beer and a light trim please: brothers open pub with barbers
Evening Standard / Posted 14 days ago
special of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipping away in the same place Frank Sinatra, Marlene Dietrich, Coco Chanel and Ernest Hemingway all did. If you’re planning a few drinks, either be rich or take someone... Read more
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Evening Standard
Why Londoners aren't partying on the weekend anymorespecial of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipp
Why Londoners aren't partying on the weekend anymore
Evening Standard / Posted 15 days ago
special of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipping away in the same place Frank Sinatra, Marlene Dietrich, Coco Chanel and Ernest Hemingway all did. If you’re planning a few drinks, either be rich or take someone... Read more
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15d
Evening Standard
New “post-Boujis” nightclub Albert’s coming to west Londonspecial of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipp
New “post-Boujis” nightclub Albert’s coming to west London
Evening Standard / Posted 15 days ago
special of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipping away in the same place Frank Sinatra, Marlene Dietrich, Coco Chanel and Ernest Hemingway all did. If you’re planning a few drinks, either be rich or take someone... Read more
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17d
Los Angeles Times
Interview special! 'American Masters Podcast, 'Hitchcock/Truffaut,' 'Blank on Blank'channel. Each episode focuses on a topic (Kurt Cobain on identity, Grace Kelly
Interview special! 'American Masters Podcast, 'Hitchcock/Truffaut,' 'Blank on Blank'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 17 days ago
channel. Each episode focuses on a topic (Kurt Cobain on identity, Grace Kelly on JFK). Recent editions include Marlene Dietrich on sex symbols, Frank Zappa on fads and a 20-year-old Bob Dylan telling lies about the six years he'd... Read more
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Boston Globe
At the Harvard Film Archive, the Mamoulian touchStreets.” “Rouben Mamoulian, Reconsidered” starts Aug. 12, with the backstager
At the Harvard Film Archive, the Mamoulian touch
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
Streets.” “Rouben Mamoulian, Reconsidered” starts Aug. 12, with the backstager “Applause” (1930), and ends Sept. 2, with Marlene Dietrich falling in love with Brian Aherne in “Song of Songs” (1933). In between come 14 other films. They include as... Read more
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Evening Standard
The Piano Works - bar review: drink, dance, party, repeatspecial of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipp
The Piano Works - bar review: drink, dance, party, repeat
Evening Standard / Posted 19 days ago
special of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipping away in the same place Frank Sinatra, Marlene Dietrich, Coco Chanel and Ernest Hemingway all did. If you’re planning a few drinks, either be rich or take someone... Read more
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Evening Standard
1901 Wine Lounge, bar reviewspecial of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipp
1901 Wine Lounge, bar review
Evening Standard / Posted 21 days ago
special of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipping away in the same place Frank Sinatra, Marlene Dietrich, Coco Chanel and Ernest Hemingway all did. If you’re planning a few drinks, either be rich or take someone... Read more
24d
The Buffalo News
She was Mrs. Earp but you can call her Josieschoolmarm spinste joined by their polar opposites, the forlorn prostitute and
She was Mrs. Earp but you can call her Josie
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
schoolmarm spinste joined by their polar opposites, the forlorn prostitute and the spitfire dance hall gal exemplified by Marlene Dietrich in “Destry Rides Again.” There were also real-life sharpshooters such as Calamity Jane and Annie Oakley,... Read more
24d
Quartz
Why is a suit only a “pantsuit” when a woman wears one?the 1920s, a skirt made up the bottom portion. Pants were not ladylike at the t
Why is a suit only a “pantsuit” when a woman wears one?
Quartz / Posted 24 days ago
the 1920s, a skirt made up the bottom portion. Pants were not ladylike at the time. The first pantsuits, such as the tuxedo Marlene Dietrich wore in the 1930 film Morocco, or the style introduced in 1932 by French designer Marcel Rochas, were... Read more
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Evening Standard
Chef Mark Hix's Pharmacy 2 awaits the "naughty night brigade"special of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipp
Chef Mark Hix's Pharmacy 2 awaits the "naughty night brigade"
Evening Standard / Posted 25 days ago
special of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipping away in the same place Frank Sinatra, Marlene Dietrich, Coco Chanel and Ernest Hemingway all did. If you’re planning a few drinks, either be rich or take someone... Read more
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Herald Sun
21 Things On In VictoriaTim Rogers. He’s bringing in Clio Renner and Xani Kolac to help sing torch song
21 Things On In Victoria
Herald Sun / Posted 26 days ago
Tim Rogers. He’s bringing in Clio Renner and Xani Kolac to help sing torch songs by Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee, Randy Newman, Marlene Dietrich, Warren Zevon, Mary Margaret O’Hara and Bob Dylan. Rogers’ voice has matured and so has his attitude. The... Read more
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Evening Standard
London leads the way at Tales of the Cocktail competitionspecial of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipp
London leads the way at Tales of the Cocktail competition
Evening Standard / Posted 29 days ago
special of special occasions, and there’s something undeniably grand about sipping away in the same place Frank Sinatra, Marlene Dietrich, Coco Chanel and Ernest Hemingway all did. If you’re planning a few drinks, either be rich or take someone... Read more
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express
Female impressionist turns to vocal coach to nail Nicola Sturgeon at Edinburgh showthe lead role which required her to imitate the voices of legendary stars Judy
Female impressionist turns to vocal coach to nail Nicola Sturgeon at Edinburgh show
express / Posted a month ago
the lead role which required her to imitate the voices of legendary stars Judy Garland, Julie Andrews, Billie Holiday and Marlene Dietrich, and mastered the task over a weekend. As she talks about the voices she likes to do she turns from Cheryl... Read more

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