Blake Edwards: Articles

Blake Edwards Movies: 'The Pink Panther' Director Best Handling Polished Comedies & Heavy Dramas

Blake Edwards: Director of the Pink Panther movies – and Julie Andrews' husband for more than four decades – was at his best handling polished comedies and a couple of dead serious dramas. Blake Edwards movies: Best known for slapstick fare, but at his best handling polished comedies and dramas […]

James Garner Movies: 'Grand Prix' & 'Victor Victoria'

James Garner. James Garner movies: 'Grand Prix' & 'Victor Victoria' among TCM highlights James Garner, whose film and television career spanned more than five decades, died of “natural causes” at age 86 on July 19 in the Los Angeles suburb of Brentwood. On Monday, July 28, Turner Classic Movies will […]

Marilyn Monroe White Dress & Audrey Hepburn Ascot Gown Fetch Millions

Debbie Reynolds Auction: Marion Davies Monumental Painting by Federico Beltrán Masses. Marilyn Monroe white dress & Audrey Hepburn Ascot gown fetch millions: Debbie Reynolds movie memorabilia auction The Marilyn Monroe white dress from The Seven Year Itch; Audrey Hepburn's Cecil Beaton-designed dress from My Fair Lady; Rudolph Valentino's Travis Banton-designed matador […]

Blake Edwards Homage: From Shamelessly Sanitized 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' to Near-Anomaly 'Victor Victoria'

As part of its Blake Edwards tribute, Turner Classic Movies will be showing Days of Wine and Roses, starring Lee Remick and Jack Lemmon. Nearly a decade before partnering up with wife Julie Andrews in a series of (mostly) musicals and comedies, Blake Edwards joined forces with Lee Remick in […]

Peter Sellers Movies: 'Lolita' & 'Murder by Death'

Peter Sellers in Lolita. Image: Courtesy of Turner Classic Movies. Peter Sellers will have his “Summer Under the Stars” day on Saturday, Aug. 29. Turner Classic Movies will present thirteen Peter Sellers vehicles, including two TCM premieres, John Guillermin's Waltz of the Toreadors and Robert Day's Two-Way Stretch. First of […]

'My Fair Lady' & 'The Great Race': 1960s Blockbusters Revisited

My Fair Lady (1964) and The Great Race (1965), two of the biggest box office hits of the 1960s, will be screened at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Linwood Dunn Theater in Hollywood on Friday, March 27, and Saturday, March 28, respectively. Screenings will begin at 8 […]