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Joan Fontaine, Oscar-Winner for ‘Rebecca,’ Dies

CARMEL, Calif. (AP) — Oscar-winning actress Joan Fontaine has died at the age of 96. Longtime friend Noel Beutel says she died in her sleep in her Carmel home...

Cinema: New Picture, Oct. 24, 1949

The Heiress (Paramount) is a handsomely mounted, sumptuously acted film about a wallflower whose only social grace is a neat hand at embroidery. Directed and...

Television: Vintage Wine

ABC's ambitious, costly (about $350,000 per hour) new dramatic series Stage 67 has been the mail-order bride of the current season—so lovely in anticipation,...

Television: The Return of Haley's Comet

ABC gears up Roots: The Next Generations Special, miniseries, big event: these are the most overused terms in television's absurd lexicon of hype. But in the...

Theater: Death on Demand

A Gift of Time (by Garson Kanin) is the sad, clinically harrowing story of a man who is dying of cancer of the lower bowel, and how he faces it during the last...

Cinema: CURRENT & CHOICE, Jan. 22, 1940

Of Mice and Men (Burgess Meredith, Lon Chaney Jr., Betty Field; TIME, Jan. 15). Gone With the Wind (Vivien Leigh, Clark Gable, Olivia de Havilland, Hattie...

Movies: Wyler's Wiles

Movies are pre-eminently a director's medium, and of the Hollywood directors most actors would don a hair shirt to work for, William Wyler is near the top of...

Cinema: Current & Choice, Oct. 18, 1943

Thank Your Lucky Stars (Eddie Cantor, Bette Davis, Dinah Shore, Ann Sheridan, Errol Flynn, Ida Lupino, John Garfield, Olivia de Havilland, Edward Everett...

Cinema: Current & Choice, Dec. 13, 1943

The Cross of Lorraine (Jean Pierre Aumont, Gene Kelly, Peter Lorre, Hume Cronyn; TIME, Dec. 6). Government Girl (Olivia de Havilland, Sonny Tufts; TIME, Dec...

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