WGA restores blacklisted Trumbo’s “Roman Holiday” credit

If you saw the terrific documentary Trumbo (or maybe even if you didn’t), you’ll recall writer/screenwriter Dalton Trumbo was one of the notorious Hollywood Ten, a group of writers and directors who were hauled before the House Un-American Activities Committee to testify on Communist influence in Hollywood. When he refused to name names, Trumbo was (read…)

BS Watch: Emma sticks it to ‘twee’ Audrey over ‘My Fair Lady’

Over the last couple of years it’s been sport in the UK tabloids to attach directors and stars to the remake of My Fair Lady written by Emma Thompson. Whoever happened to be in at the moment was rumored to be attached. The names changed so often I offically called bullshit on the whole thing (read…)

Audrey Hepburn: Still smokin’

The AP reports that an unidentified buyer paid the equivalent of $93,800 for a rare 2001 German stamp featuring Audrey Hepburn. The stamp’s original 14 million run was destroyed following a copyright dispute with Hepburn’s son Sean Ferrer who took issue with the portrayal of his mother with a cigarette holder. 30 proof copies were (read…)

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