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Lawrence of Arabia (1962)

Not to be confused with his less popular cousin, Lawrence of Beaver City, Nebraska. 508 more words

The Sell Out (1976)

I find that quite often while reading a biography of an actor or actress I start scanning the movie shelves for something to watch. As I am now reading Robert Sellers recently published book on Oliver Reed, I thought of this mid seventies title he starred in alongside of an actor I have championed for years. 518 more words

Daily Take

Flowers in Winter (revisited)

On a day where the winds were like shards of ice, snow was in the forecast, and intermittent ice droplets fell from the sky, I found hope in two places. 415 more words

Celtic Wandering

Bastidores: Lawrence da Arábia

Fiquei obcecado por esse homem, e isso foi ruim. Um verdadeiro artista devia ser capaz de pular num balde de merda e sair cheirando a violetas, mas passei dois anos e três meses fazendo aquele filme, e foram dois anos e três meses pensando em nada além de Lawrence, e eu era ele, era assim dia após dia, foi ruim para mim, pessoalmente, e prejudicou minha atuação posterior.

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Cinema

Movie recommendation - Man of La Mancha

Man of La Mancha, starring Peter O’Toole and Sophia Loren, singing The Impossible Dream.  Man of La Mancha is one of my absolute favorite movies, I never get tired of watching it.  

Inspiration

"WILL THESE HANDS N'ER BE CLEAN ?"

Peter O’Toole knew Macbeth better than most of us. He was, in my professional opinion (remember my recent movie “A Story of Good Men” ?), one of the greatest Shakespearian and screen actors of the 20th century. 247 more words