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Posted 01 October 2012 - 01:04 PM

h2. A Note from Robert Osborne to his fans
Posted Image If you've noticed some slight changes around TCM lately, let me explain. It has to do with something I became aware of for the first time last year: the word "vacation." Lovely word. And there's a reason it hadn't been a part of my vocabulary earlier during the past 18 years at Turner. Ever since I started doing movie intros for TCM back in April of 1994, taking a bona fide vacation never seemed necessary. My primary responsibility at the channel was hosting four prime time movies per night, seven nights a week--a pure pleasure for me. Easy to do, too, since during TCM's first few years in existence, we had a taping structure that allowed me get the required work done and be able to take a month's hiatus every year, without interrupting the flow of my being on air.

However, the more popular the channel has become, the more there has been to do. First, we added the Private Screenings series. Then, the Guest Programmer franchise. Then extras such as co-hosting specials with people like Priscilla Presley about Elvis, Stephen Bogart about his dad, Robert Morse about composer Frank Loesser and myriad others. Then we began our once a year Race in Hollywood series, and added promotional screenings in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Cleveland, Seattle, Atlanta and elsewhere around the country. I started making "Movie Night" appearances with Symphony Orchestras in Atlanta, Boston, Cleveland, at the Hollywood Bowl in California, Tanglewood (with John Williams) in Lenox, Massachusetts, Wolf Trap near Washington D.C. and other venues. Added into all that came two particular biggies--both enormously fun but also events that require extra time and focus: our yearly TCM Classic Film Festival and the TCM Classic Cruise.

You see where this is going. I thoroughly enjoy it all, and having the chance to interact with TCM watchers, but the slate has become so full there's been less and less time to catch a breath. (Those month-long hiatus periods we used to have in the early days went bye-bye long ago.) That's why in 2011, for the first time in 18 years, I took a bona fide vacation; I did again this September. (And, by the way, I really appreciate the letters and emails to our website that you noticed I was briefly missing in action.) But--from here on--I'm going to be following a new schedule on the channel, one which will give me a chance to occasionally sleep and stay as healthy as possible while also participating in many of those Turner Classic Movies adventures like our TCM Classic Cruise this coming January, the TCM Classic Film Festival the following April and other activities as well. (Mixing into all this, I've also taken on another job: updating my history of the Oscars for the Academy in Hollywood, a book which will be published next year by the Academy and Abbeyville Press, "85 Years of the Oscar.")

So now the plan is this: I'll still be hosting prime time movies six nights a week, every Monday thru Thursday, but taking Friday nights off. Ben Mankiewicz will initially step in, until, in early 2013, there will be a series of guest movie experts presenting special Friday night screenings. Every Saturday night, I'll continue hosting The Essentials with Drew Barrymore, at 8 pm Eastern (Drew is joining me throughout the 2013-14 season as well). Each Sunday night, I'll be at my regular spot hosting the movies at 8 pm and 10 pm Eastern. It's a schedule that lessens my on-air work load to a degree that makes it very comfortable and do-able for me, and one I hope you'll find agreeable as well. You'll be seeing more news about all this as things take shape in the coming months. I just wanted you to know.


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Posted 25 September 2012 - 05:39 PM

It's official! The TCM Film Fest 2013 occurs Thursday, April 25 through Sunday, April 28.

A Superior Deluxe room at the Hollywood Roosevelt is $225 a night, and a Double Deluxe room is $275. These price listings are special rates for the festival.


The Hollywood Roosevelt: 1-800-950-7667


Rooms are also available at Loew's Hollywood Hotel (formerly the Hollywood Renaissance Hotel) located in the Hollywood & Highland Center, and their reservation hotline is 1-800-235-6397.


For more general information about the festival, follow this link: http://i.cnn.net/v5c...92420120433.pdf


For more general information about accomodations, follow this link:
http://i.cnn.net/v5c...92420120843.pdf


FYI: This announcement comes three days earlier than last year's, and Spotlight passes are now $1,599 and a new level of pass has been added this year, the "Palace" level festival pass, at $249.


What's our theme this year? *Cinematic Journeys: Travel in the Movies!*
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Posted 14 September 2012 - 10:38 PM

Since passes go on sale in November for the TCMFF 2013, the festival announcement concerning exact dates is just around the corner...
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Posted 12 September 2012 - 09:44 PM

The December 2 gala will pay tribute to blues musician Buddy Guy, actor Dustin Hoffman, late-night host David Letterman, dancer Natalia Makarova, and British rock band Led Zeppelin (Robert Plant, Jimmy Page, and John Paul Jones will receive the honors in person).

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Posted 07 September 2012 - 09:02 PM

I just reviewed last year's announcement date--September 28. Maybe we should expect an announcement around the same time this year?

TCM CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL 2013---APRIL ?? to ?? , 2013.

Stay tuned!
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Posted 29 August 2012 - 05:31 PM

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Robert Osborne takes some well-deserved R & R starting August 30th, and Ben Mankiewicz will be hosting in the evenings. Take care of yourself, Mr. Osborne! And thanks, Ben, for filling in.
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Posted 25 August 2012 - 10:35 PM

I am thoroughly enjoying Summer Under The Stars!
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Tomorrow is Gary Cooper's day in the TCM limelight...and he certainly was hOw ThE wEsT WaS fUn!
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Posted 16 August 2012 - 05:08 PM

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One of the most exciting events at the Turner Classic Movie Festival 2012 opened the doors to the Cinerama Dome on Sunday, April 15, and included an introduction by Robert Osborne and the animated Debbie Reynolds to *How The West Was Won.* A film suggested by the *Life* magazine series, "How The West Was Won," the enormous script, ultimately credited to James R. Webb, with uncredited supplemental material by John Gay, had four major directors, Henry Hathaway, John Ford, George Marshall, and Richard Thorpe. Six second unit directors were also employed for the many location shoots, and narration by Spencer Tracy added to its credibility.

As always the dapper and personable TCM host, Osborne's tentative restlessness during his introduction with Reynolds belies the fact that he knew Debbie Reynolds just might say and do anything, and audience members could tell he was stepping into uncharted "Debbie" territory. Recalling her exciting experiences and revelling in the unusual circumstances of filming such an enormous project, she laughed and remembered Peck with a smile and a wink, and seemed to relish working with legendary queen of the quips, Thelma Ritter.


I traveled to the event with a dear friend, David from Seattle. Luckily, he understood my enthusiasm and excitement for the screening of *How The West Was Won* , as I hummed the theme song on and off for an hour before the film started. I originally saw the film during it's re-release in Houston, Texas, and the event meant a return to seeing the colorful, energetic story. The directorial duties were immense, and the vast physical expanse mingled with uncertain elements like herds of buffalo, trains wrecks, and desert climes only added to the accomplishments of location shooting by several directors, both first and second units. The original score by Alfred Newman accentuated the broad strokes of the film canvas and added to the thunderous feel of the buffalo stampedes and runaway trains.


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Thelma Ritter's salty language, repeated by Debbie Reynolds, is certainly understandable considering the treacherous, harrowing circumstances of the shoot-- a runaway wagon, bulky costumes, and attention to the emoting of a climactic action scene filmed with horses, wagons, guns, and arrows. The initial portion of the film dedicated itself to the love stories of the two Prescott sisters, Debbie Reynolds and Carroll Baker.
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Reynolds character, Lillith , falls in love with a gambler with the Celtic gift of gab, Cleave Van Valen, portrayed by Gregory Peck, on the long wagon trail to an exhausted gold mine, and impresses Aggie, Lillith's traveling companion (Thelma Ritter), by telling her what beautiful hair she has, and how he would hate to see it hanging on a lodgepole. Baker's character, Eve, falls in love with a wandering mountain man, Linus Rawlings , acted by Jimmy Stewart, who always feels he will be "going to see the varmint," but because he loves Eve so much, decides to settle on a farm by a river in Ohio.


With literally a cast of thousands that also included John Wayne, Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, Karl Malden, George Peppard, Agnes Morehead, Eli Wallach, Carolyn Jones, Harry Morgan, Andy Devine,Robert Preston, Walter Brennan, and Richard Widmark, the film encompasses a time of frontier struggle with awe-inspiring vistas.


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Fred MacMurray, Stanley Livingston, Don Grady, Barry Livingston, and William Demarest


Stanley Livingston, who portrays Zeb Rawlings' (George Peppard's) son, Prescott Rawlings, and is also remembered as adorable Chip Douglas on *My Three Sons*, was a member of the audience and was introduced by Robert Osborne to the TCMFF fans attending the *How The West Was Won* Cinerama extravaganza, and received a big round of applause. Currently he is involved in the current Cinerama project, *In The Picture*.


And more breaking news from Stanley Livingston:


RE: CINERAMA FILM - "IN THE PICTURE"


My latest project... "IN THE PICTURE" - is a CINERAMA Film that is scheduled to premier at and open THE 2012 CINERAMA FILM FESTIVAL in HOLLYWOOD (Los Angeles, CA) September 28, 2012 at 10:00 am. The 2012 Cinerama Film Festival runs from September 28th thru October 4th, 2012 at THE ARCLIGHT CINEMAS & HISTORIC CINERAMA DOME theater complex in Hollywood. "In The Picture" will be screened a second time on SEPTEMBER 30th at 8:15 pm along with the first Cinerama film, "THIS IS CINERAMA".


"IN THE PICTURE" is the first film to be shot in the original "3-Strip 35mm widescreen process" in over 50 years. The last film to shot and released in CINERAMA was "HOW THE WEST WAS WON" (which I also appeared in back in 1962).


FOR INFORMATION ABOUT "IN THE PICTURE" & THE CINERAMA FILM FESTIVAL at the ARCLIGHT CINEMAS & HISTORIC CINERAMA DOME:
https://www.arclight...omo=spotlightM2


TO SEE A SHORT DOCUMENTARY ABOUT THE MAKING OF "IN THE PICTURE" THAT
WAS SHOT DURING THE PRODUCTION:



TO SEE THE FINAL SCENE IN "HOW THE WEST WAS WON" (with yours truly,
George Peppard, Carolyn Jones and Debbie Reynolds):



*And, BTW...*


*IF YOU WANT TO SEE HOW ADORABLE STANLEY LIVINGSTON IS NOW THAT HE'S ALL GROWN UP OR JUST WANT MORE INFORMATION ABOUT HIS INVOLVEMENT IN "IN THE PICTURE," FOLLOW THIS LINK:*


http://www.StanleyLivingston.com/


Festival Passholders, some of whom are members of the TCM Message Boards, are also featured in *In The Picture.*


*And don't forget to go to the Kennedy Center Facebook page and let them know that you think Debbie Reynolds is a "National Treasure," and should be included in this year's honors!*
*https://www.facebook.com/KennedyCenter*
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Posted 13 August 2012 - 11:24 PM

Dear Cinemaaaaaaaaaaven! Thanks for stopping by! Hope all is well in your "neck of the woods." Just been enjoying Deborah Kerr films all day long. I love Summer Under The Stars. It's been wonderful.

Can't wait for TCMFF 2013!

I just had a thought about the Kennedy Center Honors, and I have just recommended Debbie Reynolds for a position on the Honors list. If you feel the same way, go to their facebook page and recommend her: https://www.facebook.com/KennedyCenter

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Posted 13 August 2012 - 10:43 AM

:) Looks like things are getting "ship shape" Sue Sue. :) < Nyuk! Nyuk! >

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Posted 09 August 2012 - 11:51 AM

OFFICIAL CRUISE NEWS:
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TCMFF favorites Debbie Reynolds, Norman Lloyd, and Mickey Rooney will be surfing along with Sally Ann Howes and Arlene Dahl to the tunes of the wonderful Alloy Orchestra!
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Posted 03 August 2012 - 12:56 PM

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I can remember watching *Tarzan and the Amazons* with great anticipation. Maybe it was that I was only 11 and kept hearing the word Amazon crop up in conversations having to do with my height. Maybe it was that I so enjoyed all the Tarzan movies, and Edgar Rice Burroughs' stories and novels.

But I do remember being spellbound by Maria Ouspenskaya and waiting for her to pronounce that all would be spared. (I am watching her right now.) She looked so Egyptian in her frock and headdress, but ultimately superior to all she surveyed. I can remember sitting in front of the massive television set, wanted to wear leopard skins, carry a spear, and organize all those gold bracelets on my arms for dramatic effect.


And everytime Johnny Sheffield would be in trouble, it would make me tear up. He was so cute and adorable. How could anything evil befall such an unpretentious lad?
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But the highlight of all this Saturday devotion occurred in 1962 when I met Johnny Weissmuller in New Orleans. He was elegantly decked out in his Jungle Jim attire, a leopard-skin accent on his wide-brimmed hat, and was shaking hands, visiting with children, and signing autographs. I remember him taking out the huge, shiny knife and telling us that even thought it was pretty and shiny, that we should never use a knife like this unless our parents were with us because it was so dangerous. He was kind to the children and adults who had come to pay homage to one of our favorite screen heroes, and he was smiling and laughing. That's how I will always remember him!
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I am thoroughly enjoying this Saturday's TCM lineup. Maybe a classic Tarzan film will be on the schedule at the next TCM Film Festival!
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Posted 28 July 2012 - 08:56 PM

I am thoroughly enjoying Denny Miller's Q & A at *The Silver Screen Oasisl*

He's been answering questions about Katharine Hepburn, George Cukor, Chris McIntire, Jeanette Nolan, Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Vincent Minnelli, and his experiences making *Wagon Train* ! What a perfect guest for the National Day of the Cowboy!

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Follow this link to read all about it:

http://silverscreeno...php?f=85&t=5858Maybe he might be invited to next year's TCMFF 2013!
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Posted 23 July 2012 - 12:44 PM

If you enjoyed seeing the Aqualillies at the first Turner Classic Film Festival in 2010 with Esther Williams and Betty Garrett prior to a poolside screening of *Neptune's Daughter*, you might want to watch this CBS video airing this a.m. :
http://www.cbsnews.c...o-water-ballet/

Footage from the first festival is included.

See what the Aqualilliles are up to now!
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Posted 21 July 2012 - 10:35 PM

It's been a busy summer for Sue Sue, but I wanted to let everyone know about the upcoming guest author and actor visiting The Silver Screen Oasis next weekend...

Actor and author Denny Miller is coming!




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Western fans will fondly remember Denny Miller as "Duke Shannon" from *Wagon Train* . Miller was featured in the iconic television program from 1961 to 1964, and has appeared in hundreds of other episodic television programs like *The Rockford Files* , *Magnum PI* , *Gilligan's Island*, *Dr. Quinn: Medicine Woman* , and *Lonesome Dove: The Series,* as well as appearing in *Tarzan, The Ape Man.*






The thread devoted to the Q & A with the Silver Screen Oasis visiting author and screen personality Denny Miller, author of *Didn't You Used to Be...What's His Name?* , *Toxic Waist...Get To Know Sweat*, and the upcoming *Me Tarzan, You Train!* can be found at the link below.






If you would like, you can register and post your own question there or just enjoy reading the exchanges with Mr. Denny Miller, beginning Friday, July 27th.







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Posted 10 July 2012 - 08:10 PM

Thank you so much, Darryl!

It must be time for an international revival of *On Golden Pond* because Stephanie Powers starred in the UK production of the play this spring with Richard Johnson (Jemmy in 1965's *The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders,* and lately as Bernard Qualtrough in *MI-5).*

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Any chance Stephanie Powers might visit the next TCMFF in 2013 to introduce *McClintock* with John Wayne or *Die, Die, My Darling* with Tallulah Bankhead?



And if you live in the L.A. area, don't forget about Salome Jens' performance in *On Golden Pond* in Glendale in July and August!
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Posted 09 July 2012 - 08:00 AM


Great piece on a truly multi-talented actress! TCM aired ANGEL BABY some months ago. I loved it! I'll be on the lookout for more of Salome's work. Thanks, SueSue!


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Posted 30 June 2012 - 01:43 AM

Thanks, dear Izcutter! Keep those cards and letters coming in...

Richard Anderson's introduction to *Seconds* also revealed that he felt Salome Jens was a wonderful actress. And viewing that film at the Turner Classic Film Festival 2012 peaked my interested in a woman whose career encompassed many film, television, and stage successes. Her face is familiar to many because of her myriad of guest starring roles in series like *Star Trek: Deep Space* *Nine*, appearing as the Female Shapeshifter, or *Melrose Place* as Joan Campbell.

She also appeared in *Tales From the Crypt*, *Falcon Crest*, *Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman,* *Medical Center*, *Stoney Burke, The Outer Limits, The Untouchables*, and one of the more unusual episodes of *Gunsmoke*, entitled "Captain Sligo," with Richard Baseheart in the title role, staple character player Royal Dano, and director William Conrad, who was the original Matt Dillon on the CBS radio show. *McMillan and Wife*, *Seconds* ' costar Rock Hudson's popular detective series, also afforded Jens the opportunity to work with Hudson again in the episode entitled " Reunion in Terror," as a character named "Boom Boom" Parkins in the 70s.


Jens' quirky, often off-beat characters did much to advance her in certain non-traditional roles, but her portrayal of Nora Marcus as the free-wheeling, grape-stomping paramour of Rock Hudson's reformed Arthur Hamilton enjoying his new found "freedom" in the up-and-coming Malibu counterculture, is one of her signature roles. As Nora Marcus, she is mysterious, passionate, and willing to lead Arthur Hamilton into all kinds of adventures, some of which occur on screen in the actual Malibu home of *Seconds* director John Frankenheimer.


Her 1961 starring role in Paul Wendkos's *Angel Baby* is considered Wendkos' best directorial effort, and a cult favorite with fans of Salome Jens. Wendkos, famous for the *Gidget* franchise, *The Legend of Lizzie Borden*, starring Elizabeth Montgomery, and *A Woman Called Moses*, starring Cicely Tyson, was hard-pressed not to release *Angel Baby*, and it was "shelved" for a year to help ensure the success of a similarly plotted Columbia effort entitled *Elmer Gantry*, which propelled Shirley Jones to her Oscar win as Lulu Bains.


*Angel Baby* not only marked the debut of Ms. Jens as a woman who believes she has been selected by God to alleviate the suffering of others with her healing skills, but it also allowed a young Burt Reynolds his first film credit before his stint as "Quint" on *Gunsmoke* a year or
so later. George Hamilton, as Paul Strand, is a greedy promoter who supposedly cures Jens of her affliction, and Mercedes McCambridge is his wife who also exploits the innocent.


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Salome Jens will star with Andrew Prine ( *Bandolero* , *The Miracle Worker*, *Chisum* ) in Glendale Centre Theatre's *On Golden Pond*, July 12-August 11. Jens has previously appeared in many productions, and the New York Times called her one-woman show *About Anne*, incorporating the poems and words of Anne Sexton, " a magnificent moment of theater" and states that her "rich and brilliant performance gleams in the memory." (Anyone living near Glendale, California, might want to order tickets to see Jens and Prine emote in *On Golden Pond* at 818-244-8481.)


Watching *Seconds* made me so curious about Salome Jens because I had seen her in so many movies and television classics, and I had to find out a little more about this fascinating feature player. Discussing her performance with Geraldine Page in *Barefoot in Athens*, a play about the death of Socrates, which first appeared on Broadway, and aired in 1966 on NBC, Jens claimed Page was "fierce" and always worked "on the edges." She also reveals she was "moved, moved humanly" by Page's performance. *Barefoot in Athens* also starred Peter Ustinov as Socrates. After watching the print of *Seconds* at the Turner Classic Film Festival in April, I feel that Jen's performances move viewers humanly and motivated me to find out a little more about her and her performance in *Seconds*, which helped make it a classic, cult or otherwise.


Maybe Salome Jens will be asked to appear at the Turner Classic Movies Film Festival 2013 to introduce another screening of *Seconds*, or even *Angel Baby*.
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Posted 23 June 2012 - 12:19 AM

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Posted 15 June 2012 - 03:53 PM

Saturday evening, April 14, was one of the events I had been looking forward to since the announcement of the full schedule. At 9:45 in the Chinese Multiplex #3, *Seconds* was going to be introduced by veteran actor Richard Anderson and historian Kari Beauchamp. 6'3" Anderson strolled onstage looking fit and tan as if he just stepped away from the clay court after his last victory volley.

The low-key, but informative introduction allowed Anderson to reveal some of his Hollywood rise to prominence as one of the most visible supporting cast players from the decline of the studio system to his berth as solid Oscar Goldman in *The Six Million Dollar Man*, and its feminist spawn, *The Bionic Woman*. The first actor to play concurrent roles in two different series on two different networks, Anderson was recommended for the role of Henry Malvine in *Dream Wife* by none other than Cary Grant as Grant's wife at the time, Betsy Drake had noticed Anderson in one of his theatrical appearances in the 1950s when Anderson was a contract player at MGM.

Anderson once claimed that "when people ask me where I received my education, I tell them it was at MGM-U. The biggest lessons I learned is that acting is a talent. You can't teach it. And even if you have the talent, you have to get a part." So when the call came from Cary Grant, he was a little startled, but eventually secured one of his breakthrough roles in *Dream Wife* after appearing in scores of MGM films in the early 1950s, thanks to the intervention of the Grants, and Anderson even entertained passholders with an imitation of Grant during the explanation of his acquisition of the Henry Malvine role.


Anderson's role as Dr. Innes in *Seconds* came after his appearances in the final season of *Perry Mason* and before his guest-starring stints in such favorites as *The Man From Uncle*, *Twelve O'Clock High*, *The Big Valley*, and *Dan August,* continuing his popularity as the king of supporting roles in major film and television series. With *Seconds*, both he and Cari Beauchamp acknowledged that Rock Hudson's portrayal of Tony Wilson was one of his best moments on film.


Before the cameras rolled, Hudson spent time with John Randolph learning his mannerisms and preparing to imitate the man who would embody the character of Arthur Hamilton who chooses to relinquish his former life dedicated to what he believed was a hollow dream of unfulfilled hopes. By accepting the Faustian offer of old friend Charlie Evans, played by a post *Anatomy of a Murder*, pre- *Jaws* Murray Hamilton, Randolph's character agrees to visit the firm that promises to orchestrate his death, and resurrect him with a new face and a new identity.


Actors John Randolph, Will Geer, Nedrick Young, and Jeff Corey had all been on the Blacklist, and *Seconds* became the first film Randolph had completed in fifteen years. John Frankenheimer's direction of *Seconds*, part of what is considered his 'Trilogy of Paranoia' along with *The Manchurian Candidate* and *Seven Days in May*, was also an overt political statement as well as a psychological tale that so affected the likes of Beach Boys' Brian Wilson under the influence of psychedelic drugs that he didn't see another movie until *E.T., the Extraterrestial* premiered in 1982. Audience members seemed much more emotionally stable and appreciative of the collaborative screen efforts, and were visibly moved by scenes depicting the emotional depths of self-delusion and self-destruction.


The passholders attending Saturday's screening all seemed to enjoy Anderson's discussion, and gave him, and Cari Beauchamp, a big round of applause before he exited the stage.


Personally, Anderson's second marriage to Katharine Thalberg, daughter of Norma Shearer and Irving Thalberg, produced three daughters, and according to his website biography, he is "a sports buff, a car enthusiast," and an " insatiable traveler." He certainly looks like he has been taking very good care of himself.






















































































































































































































































































































































































For more about the career and accomplishments of Cari Beauchamp, follow this link:
http://www.caribeauc....com/index.html


For more about Richard Anderson, visit his website:
http://www.bionik.com/biography.html


Anderson's career also paralleled that of *Seconds* costar Salome Jens. More about her busy professional life in the next installment.


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