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Sergio Leone's spaghetti western sets: The Good, the Not Bad and the Slightly Ugly

There are three former spaghetti western sets claiming some connection to Leone and/or Clint Eastwood (and many, many other filmmakers besides) in …

Mad Max

Gotta Dance! Movie Musical Posters

What a perfect marriage: posters celebrating Hollywood<br>musicals at the summertime mecca for dance, Jacob’s Pillow, in the Berkshire<br>mountains of …

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Book Review: 'Robert A. Heinlein' by William H. Patterson Jr.

Heinlein was the best sci-fi writer of all time—and then mysteriously he became the worst.<p>Four years ago,William H. Patterson brought out the first volume of a monumental biography of the sci-fi writer Robert A. Heinlein. It was fascinating. Heinlein (1907-88) was a poor kid from Kansas City, an …

Books

Why Is Clint Eastwood Still the Man?

Because no other man's come along to unseat him. And even though he's eighty, we could use someone like him as the epitome of masculinity right now.<p><b>Leonard Cohen,</b> that magnificent Canadian Buddhist Jew, once defined a saint this way: "A saint does not dissolve the chaos; if he did, the world would …

Clint Eastwood

Clint Eastwood: What I've Learned

Actor, 78<p><i>Born in San Francisco and raised throughout northern California, Eastwood attended Los Angeles City College under the G. I. Bill and served as mayor of Carmel, California from 1986 to 1988.</i><p><b>In the first place,</b> I was taller than most kids in my classes. In the second, we were always moving. …

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The Eastwood Conundrum

He's a funny guy. He's monumental. He's a funny because he's monumental. And that's how it goes with Clint Eastwood.<p><i>Published in the October 2012 issue</i><p><b>Clint Eastwood has no ass.</b> This is not a secret. He is known among his friends for having no ass, and his asslessness has contributed to the …

Clint Eastwood

Clint Eastwood's 18-Hole Golf Course, Tehàma, in California

The actor-director's 18-hole course in Carmel, California was laid out by Texas architect Jay Morrish<p><i>This article originally appeared in the March 2005 issue of Architectural Digest.</i><p>Clint Eastwood is a man of few words, but lots of acres—most notably the spectacular 2,000 rising high over the …

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Clint Eastwood and the Cast of Jersey Boys Photographed by Annie Leibovitz

Rock ’n’ roll was never really <b>Clint Eastwood’s</b> jam. “I went through the 50s and 60s,” the 84-year-old Oscar-winning director says, “but I never really dug it. I was always a rhythm-and-blues guy. I was a jazz freak. But it seemed like the Four Seasons’ songs were a cut above.”<p>Now Eastwood is giving</i> …

Clint Eastwood

For Clint Eastwood's 'Jersey Boys,' a journey worthy of its subjects

Since "Jersey Boys," the rags-to-riches-to-rags musical about Frankie Valli & the Four Seaso‎ns, was first staged on Broadway in 2005, there have been thousands of performances across North America. In the room at some of these cities sat a certain interested spectator, puzzling out what he …

Clint Eastwood

Review: Your Sister’s Sister

Lynn Shelton’s fourth and latest feature, <i>Your Sister’s Sister</i>, again pairs her with Mark Duplass, for a surprisingly rigorous examination of the …

Clint Eastwood opens up about 'Jersey Boys'

Clint Eastwood identifies with the good, the bad and the ugly of the 'Jersey Boys' journey - TODAY.com

Tough-guy Clint Eastwood might not initially seem like the right director to transform the story of doo-wop/pop act Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons from a Tony-winning Broadway musical to the big screen. But as Eastwood told TODAY Monday, his choice to direct "Jersey Boys" came out of a real …

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Alan Cumming googles naked pictures of his co-stars<p>Luc Robitaille on the playoffs and what's ahead for the L.A. Kings<p>Female trumpeter to make history …

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When L.A. Was Young

Los Angeles exploded in the 1930s and 40s as Jack Warner, Lew Wasserman, Darryl Zanuck, and other film-industry titans built their empires, and a host of stars, from Fred Astaire to Jimmy Stewart, settled in. In an adaptation from his memoir, Robert Wagner recalls his youth in that bygone …

Russell 2000 on pace for best monthly return, up nearly 6%, since September

May 19, 2018<br>7:11 PM<p>Kentucky Derby winner Justify, sent off as the 2-5 favorite, won the Preakness Stakes on Saturday, running his unbeaten streak to five races and setting up a historic shot at horse racing’s Triple Crown when he competes in the Belmont Stakes in three weeks.<p>May 19, 2018<br>5:04 PM<p>The …

Donald Trump

Russell 2000 on pace for best monthly return, up nearly 6%, since September

May 19, 2018<br>5:04 PM<p>The Yugoslavia successor state known for diplomatic purposes as the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia looks to be on the verge of another new but only slightly less polysyllabic, in English, name: Republic of Ilindenska Macedonia.<p>May 19, 2018<br>4:05 PM<p>Starbucks Corp. said …

Donald Trump

Walmart CEO made 1,188 times the typical employee’s compensation

Apr 20, 2018<br>7:52 PM<p>The recent hysteria for new cloud-software stocks seemed to ease a bit Friday with Pivotal Software Inc.’s initial public offering, but there are obvious questions about whether that is an issue with Pivotal or if enthusiasm is waning overall.<p>Apr 20, 2018<br>7:02 PM<p>North Korea said …

Alfred Hitchcock's unseen Holocaust documentary to be screened

The British Army Film Unit cameramen who shot the liberation of Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in 1945 used to joke about the reaction of Alfred …

Express Scripts shares slip 2% after earnings, outlook

May 2, 2018<br>6:32 PM<p>Fitbit Inc.’s smartwatch sales are gaining some speed, but its tracker business continues to sputter.<p>May 2, 2018<br>6:08 PM<p>Cybersecurity company Carbon Black Inc. is looking to be the next big tech IPO on Friday, as 2018 has seen a big revival in tech startups going public, especially …

Investing

How Jimmy's Conquered Dallas

It was all Lucille Salerno's idea. She owned Salerno's, an Italian restaurant out in Flower Mound. "You need to sell Italian food," she told Mike in …

Clint Eastwood: immortality in his sights.

David Denby celebrates a man who, even as he turns 80, seems bigger and better than ever.<p>Being underestimated is, for some people, a misfortune. For Clint Eastwood, it became a weapon. Certainly, no one meeting him in his twenties, before his movie career began, would have seen much more than a …

Clint Eastwood

Dow ends up 0.4%; SP 500 ends day 0.2% higher

May 12, 2018<br>10:33 AM<p>Saturday marks the first time Iraqis have voted since Islamic State took over a large swath of the country in 2014 that it ruled for nearly three years.<p>May 12, 2018<br>8:56 AM<p>There has been a large online push to save the show, with celebrity fans like Lin-Manuel Miranda leading the …

Stock Markets

Russell 2000 on pace for best monthly return, up nearly 6%, since September

May 19, 2018<br>5:04 PM<p>The Yugoslavia successor state known for diplomatic purposes as the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia looks to be on the verge of another new but only slightly less polysyllabic, in English, name: Republic of Ilindenska Macedonia.<p>May 19, 2018<br>4:05 PM<p>Starbucks Corp. said …

Donald Trump

FTD Cos. shares down 8.7% in Friday trading

May 11, 2018<br>10:28 AM<p>Bitcoin opens Friday below short-term support at $9,000 after a late Thursday selloff took all major currencies into the red for the week.<p>May 11, 2018<br>10:26 AM<p>Young adults see a pay gap that builds over the course of their career.<p>May 11, 2018<br>10:25 AM<p>May 11, 2018<br>10:18 AM<p>Agitation, …

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