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AFI American Screen Legends: Completed

I first posted the American Film Institute’s Film Legends page in March of 2011. Today, almost five years later, I have finally completed the short biographical summaries for all 50 … Continue reading

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Sidney Poitier

Born: February 20, 1927 As the first African-American to win an Academy Award for Best Actor, for his role in Lilies of the Field (1963), the Bahamian-born Sidney Poitier is best known … Continue reading

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Three on a Match (1932)

US 63m, B&W Director: Mervyn LeRoy; Cast: Joan Blondell, Warren William, Ann Dvorak, Bette Davis, Lyle Talbot, Humphrey Bogart, Allen Jenkins, Edward Arnold The lighting of three cigarettes from a … Continue reading

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