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2014-03-20 12:31:22

New 2-CD Set Celebrates TCM's 20th Anniversary with Iconic Movie Themes and Music from the Golden Age of Hollywood NEW YORK, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Some of the 20th century's greatest music can be found in the film scores of Hollywood's golden age. For 20 years, Turner Classic Movies Network has been keeping this great music alive with their presentations of classic films for movie lovers of all ages. To mark the anniversary, Sony Masterworks and TCM have joined forces to...

2013-06-24 23:23:24

The newly opened Eterna Vein and Medical Aesthetics Center in Puyallup recently hosted a grand open house event on June 18th. Attendees had the chance to tour the new facility, enjoy refreshments, and get special pricing on treatments. Puyallup, WA (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 Dr. Robert Osborne and the staff of the newly opened Eterna Vein and Medical Aesthetics hosted an open house to celebrate the opening of their new center in Puyallup. Guests attending the exclusive event received a...

2011-02-03 13:00:00

ATLANTA, Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Two-time Emmy® winner and recent Screen Actors Guild Award® winner Alec Baldwin (30 Rock) will return for his third season as co-host of THE ESSENTIALS on Turner Classic Movies (TCM). In his first two seasons opposite TCM host Robert Osborne, Baldwin displayed a deep admiration for and knowledge of classic films. Baldwin and Osborne have selected 30 "must see" films for the 2011 season of the weekly showcase....

2010-10-29 12:03:00

ATLANTA, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Turner Classic Movies (TCM) poll gauges how modern movies, stars and filmmakers stack up against Hollywood icons. The sometimes surprising results show that Johnny Depp fills Errol Flynn's shoes, and Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt capture some of the glamour of power couple Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton. But, when it comes to sex symbols, no one is quite like Marilyn Monroe. TCM's survey - conducted during the week of Oct. 18 - is part of the...

2010-06-14 14:38:00

ATLANTA, June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Turner Classic Movies (TCM) today unveiled the network's list of 10 Best Comedy Lines from Classic Movies, timed to coincide with the buildup to sister network TBS and Just For Laughs' second annual comedy festival in Chicago, which runs June 15-19. The list includes lines from a number of memorable comedies, spoken by such notables as Groucho Marx, Mel Brooks, Ginger Rogers, Peter Sellers, John Belushi and Rob Reiner's mother. With this latest...

2010-05-11 09:52:00

ATLANTA, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will dedicate the Friday, May 21, primetime lineup to paying tribute to legendary singer-actress Lena Horne, who passed away yesterday at the age of 92. The night's collection will feature three films with defining Horne performances. Also included is one of Horne's favorite films, the 1943 John Garfield drama The Fallen Sparrow. The Duke is Tops (1938), Horne's film debut, featuring performances...

2010-04-15 11:33:00

ATLANTA, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Two-time Emmy® winner and 2009 Academy Award® nominee Christopher Plummer (The Last Station) will narrate Turner Classic Movies' (TCM) ambitious, seven-part original production MOGULS AND MOVIE STARS: A HISTORY OF HOLLYWOOD. This comprehensive true story behind the making of the American movie industry is being co-produced by TCM and Bill Haber's Ostar Productions. The series is slated to premiere in November 2010....

2010-04-08 10:00:00

ATLANTA, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Turner Classic Movies (TCM), the authority in classic film, will stage the first-ever TCM Classic Film Festival Thursday, April 22 - Sunday, April 25, in the heart of Hollywood. The event will be packed with more than 50 screenings, complete with special introductions, guest appearances, panel discussions and more. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/turner-classic-movies/43254 (Photo:...

2010-03-25 12:10:00

ATLANTA, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Actress-producer-director Anjelica Huston, actor-director Danny Huston, actress Eva Marie Saint, actress Illeana Douglas, actress Nancy Olson and writer-director Curtis Hanson are among the latest special guests slated to appear at the TCM Classic Film Festival in April. Also participating will be author Cheryl Crane, daughter of actress Lana Turner. They join an extensive roster that also includes Mel Brooks, Luise Rainer, Jerry Lewis, Tony Curtis, Jon...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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