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David Bruce: Movies Anecdotes

Often, geniuses are not satisfied even with works of genius. Frank Capra once visited a film class taught by Professor Jeanine Basinger of Wesleyan College. In the class she showed Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, which of course starred Jimmy … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Movies Anecdotes

Good deeds include helping celebrity friends get a little privacy. George Clooney once was able to give his friends Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt a little privacy. Rumors spread that Mr. Pitt and Ms. Jolie were going to be married … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Movies Anecdotes

https://pixabay.com/en/food-popcorn-snack-movie-corn-eat-686922/ Fashion designer Edith Head was nominated for 35 Academy Awards and won eight. However, to get her first job in Hollywood fashion—as an assistant—she cheated a little. She was able to draw landscapes well as an artist, but she could … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Movies Anecdotes

https://pixabay.com/en/film-cinema-movie-video-158157/ So what are the lives of the rich and famous really like? One day, the world-famous movie star Gwyneth Paltrow was driving in a car with her friend the world-famous make-up artist Kevyn Aucoin. Unfortunately, Gwyneth’s butt fell asleep, … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Movies Anecdotes

  https://pixabay.com/en/alfred-hitchcock-filmmaker-man-393745/ More dance performances ought to be preserved on film and video. Why? Here’s one reason. Ballerina Ghislaine Thesmar was inspired to pursue ballet seriously after her dance teacher showed her a film of Russian ballerina Galina Ulanova dancing … Continue reading

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