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Ingrid Bergman Movies: From Moody 'Gaslight' to Classy 'Autumn Sonata'

Ingrid Bergman ca. early 1940s. Ingrid Bergman movies on TCM: From the artificial 'Gaslight' to the magisterial 'Autumn Sonata' Two days ago, Turner Classic Movies' “Summer Under the Stars” series highlighted the film career of Greta Garbo. Today, Aug. 28, '15, TCM is focusing on another Swedish actress, three-time Academy […]


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Ingrid Bergman Movies: From Moody 'Gaslight' to Classy 'Autumn Sonata'



'Rome Open City' Movie Restored: BFI Presents One of Most Influential Films

'Rome, Open City' movie returns: 4K digital restoration of Roberto Rossellini masterpiece at London's BFI Southbank (image: Anna Magnani in 'Rome, Open City') A restored digital print of Roberto Rossellini's best-known film, Rome, Open City / Roma, città aperta is currently enjoying an extended run – until April 5, 2014 […]


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'Rome Open City' Movie Restored: BFI Presents One of Most Influential Films



Oscar Curse + Ann Sothern & Tarzan Warner Archive Movies

In Mason Wiley and Damien Bona's Inside Oscar, Luise Rainer is quoted as saying the following about winning back-to-back Best Actress Academy Awards for The Great Ziegfeld (1936) and The Good Earth (1937): “The industry seemed to feel that having an Academy Award winner on their hands was sufficient to […]


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Oscar Curse + Ann Sothern & Tarzan Warner Archive Movies



'Casablanca': Humprey Bogart-Ingrid Bergman Classic 'Nowhere Near Greatness'

Ingrid Bergman, Humphrey Bogart, Casablanca About three years ago, I finally gave in to watch Frank Capra's It's a Wonderful Life (1946) for the first time. I had hesitated because of the five- and ten-minute snippets of the film I had seen, and for its reputation as a hokey Christmas […]


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'Casablanca': Humprey Bogart-Ingrid Bergman Classic 'Nowhere Near Greatness'



Ingrid Bergman: Out-of-Wedlock Pregnancy Political Fall-Out

"Apostle of degradation” Ingrid Bergman and co-star Bing Crosby in Leo McCarey's The Bells St. Mary's Natalie Portman's winning a Best Actress while both pregnant and unmarried has irked Republican presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee. But Huckabee's criticism about the “glamorization” of Portman's out-of-wedlock pregnancy pales in comparison to the furor […]


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Ingrid Bergman: Out-of-Wedlock Pregnancy Political Fall-Out



Ingrid Bergman Movies: 'Autumn Sonata,' 'Gaslight'

Liv Ullmann, Ingrid Bergman, Autumn Sonata Ingrid Bergman's best on-screen performance, as Liv Ullmann's painfully self-centered mother in Ingmar Bergman's Autumn Sonata, can be appreciated on Friday, August 6 – Ingrid Bergman Day – on Turner Classic Movies. TCM's “Summer Under the Stars” film series continues with twelve Bergman movies, […]


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Ingrid Bergman Movies: 'Autumn Sonata,' 'Gaslight'



Ingrid Bergman Movies: 'Intermezzo,' 'Saratoga Trunk'

Leslie Howard, Ingrid Bergman, Intermezzo Monday, August 25, highlights on Turner Classic Movies: Before being vilified, accursed, and banished from Hollywood because of her adulterous affair with Roberto Rossellini, Ingrid Bergman was one of the biggest box office draws in the world. Following her move to Europe, she never recovered […]


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Ingrid Bergman Movies: 'Intermezzo,' 'Saratoga Trunk'



Hedy Lamarr: 'Casablanca' & Private Life

Hedy Lamarr and Charles Boyer in Algiers See previous post: Hedy Lamarr: Q&A with Author Patrick Agan: Part II Is it true that Hedy Lamarr refused the lead roles in Casablanca, Gaslight, and Saratoga Trunk? If so, do you know what her reaction was after those three films became huge […]


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Hedy Lamarr: 'Casablanca' & Private Life



Isabella Rossellini Plays Mother Ingrid Bergman: 'My Dad Is 100 Years Old'

Isabella Rossellini as her mother, Ingrid Bergman, in 'My Dad Is 100 Years Old' Guy Maddin's 2005 16-minute short film My Dad Is 100 Years Old, in which Isabella Rossellini pays “a unique personal tribute to her father, director Roberto Rossellini, in observance of the centenary of his birth,” will be shown on the […]


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Isabella Rossellini Plays Mother Ingrid Bergman: 'My Dad Is 100 Years Old'



'Gaslight' Remake Planned

Warner Bros. has begun developing a remake of Gaslight, the 1944 thriller directed by George Cukor, and starring Charles Boyer as a suave murderer and Ingrid Bergman as his naive – and quite wealthy – wife, who almost goes bananas before the final fadeout. The film received a total of […]


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'Gaslight' Remake Planned



Ingmar Bergman Films: 'Autumn Sonata,' 'Cries & Whispers'

Ingmar Bergman movies Autumn Sonata, Cries & Whispers at the American Cinematheque's Aero Theatre A number of Ingmar Bergman movies, among them the Ingrid Bergman / Liv Ullmann mother-daughter drama Autumn Sonata and Best Picture Oscar nominee Cries & Whispers, will be screened – in new 35mm prints – at […]


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Ingmar Bergman Films: 'Autumn Sonata,' 'Cries & Whispers'