Stars and charity
Many can dream of fame, popularity, fame. And a significant part of the “afflicted” is quite capable of achieving its goal and settling among VIPs. Another question, what then to…

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Famous Pike Alumni
Yesterday, the famous Boris Shchukin Theater Institute turned 100 years old. On this day, October 23, 1914, a young student of Stanislavsky Eugene Vakhtangov held the first lesson with youth.…

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Bruce Willis 6 times as a cameo ...
Yesterday, the last Die Hard came out in Russian hire: A Good Day to Die (2013) with him in the title role. Despite negative criticism, he is ready to "organize"…

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turning point occurs

Alfred Joseph Hitchcock

Exactly 31 years ago he was gone. A classic of the genre is a psychological thriller, he was madly in love with traveling, going to wrestling and symphony concerts in Albert Hall. He collected the first editions and original works of art and believed that in the world there is nothing worse than a closed door …

Name – Alfred Joseph Hitchcock
Date of birth – August 13, 1899
Place of birth – London, UK
Profession – filmmaker, producer, screenwriter
Family – wife: Alma Reville; daughter: Patricia
Hair color – dark blond
Eye color – brown
Height – 170 cm

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Very special effects

The jokes that soon computer technology will reach such a level that there will be no need for real actors are still jokes … However, they say, they are less and less laughed by the actors themselves.

But we believe that it is too early for them to worry. Many eminent directors do not trust completely modern technologies and prefer to rely on human genius and skill. It’s hard to believe, but some of the famous movie scenes that, it would seem, impossible to translate into real life, were shot exactly the old fashioned way: with stuntmen, special decorations, props, mock-ups and models.

“The Dark Knight”
The spectacular turning over of the truck actually happened, and even twice.

At first, the crew “trained on cats”, blocking one of the streets of Chicago and attaching a special firecracker to the bottom of the truck, which threw up the back of the car. Continue reading

Famous films by Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones

Tomorrow is our double birthday, but not simple, but married! One day (well, with a difference of a certain number of years) a man and a woman were born, nowadays one of the most interesting Hollywood couples: actress Catherine Zeta-Jones and actor and film producer Michael Douglas.

Michael Douglas – Turns 68
Fatal Attraction (1987)
It was worth the wife of a successful lawyer Dan to leave with his daughter for the weekend, like that … No, I didn’t get drunk with the men. I got carried away by my new colleague – Alexandra – and spent my “vacation” with passion. But he thought he had walked, and you can safely return to your family, but it wasn’t there.

At first, Alex tried to cut her veins when Dan was going home. Continue reading

Great actors of the past era. TV shows
Amazing date on the calendar tomorrow. Two, at first glance, unrelated events - on November 15, 1866, the great Russian actress Alexandra Yablochkina was born in St. Petersburg, and in…

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Films of the Marriage of Figaro
What do you do when you have spleen, a bad mood or life just seems gray and monotonous? And if the window is a gloomy sky, overcast, snowstorm or tiresome…

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Cities of the world as full actors
There are stories that can happen only in one place, one city - transfer the action somewhere else, and this will be a completely different story. Let’s take a short…

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Children-Phenomena: Young Talents and Their Ways
History knows many examples when, after a loud fame in childhood, an artist, without passing the test of fame or money, practically disappears from the radar of the public with…

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