The Academy Awards through the years
The first ceremony made the Los Angeles Times' front page under the headline "Film-Merit Trophies Awarded." Coverage was all of one photograph and two paragraphs. Since then, the Academy Awards have become an event watched around the world. Scroll down for a year-by-year look at the Oscars.
Typically, I don't say a lot of negative things about the movies I watch. Since I watch classic movies and silent films, the sometimes over one-hundred year old use-by date doesn't leave a lot of unknowns. And if a "classic" movie doesn't sound like something I want to see, I just skip it and move
Virna Lisi, Italian Actress Lured to Hollywood, Dies at 78 (Published 2014)
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The Wackiest Ship in the Army (1960) - IMDb
Lieutenant Rip Crandall is hoodwinked into taking command of the "Wackiest Ship in the Navy" - a real garbage scow with a crew of misfits who don't know a jib from a jigger. What none of ... See full summary »