| Sep 27, 2010
| 5:56 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Academy Award-nominated actress Gloria Stuart, who played Old Rose in the 1997 Oscar-winning film "Titanic," has died at the age of 100.
Stuart died Sunday night at her West Los Angeles home, her daughter, writer Sylvia Thompson, told...
| Oct 21, 2010
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| Jun 19, 2011
| 2:53 PM
BEVERLY HILLS, California (Reuters) - The pleated ivory dress that blew around Marilyn Monroe in an iconic scene from "The Seven Year Itch" sold for $4.6 million at a weekend auction of Hollywood costumes -- far exceeding its estimate.
| Nov 27, 2011
Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu
Nigerian secessionist leader in '60s
Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, 78, a millionaire's son who led Nigeria's breakaway republic of Biafra during the country's civil war that left 1 million dead, died Saturday in a London...
| Oct 16, 2009
| 4:32 PM
Oct. 16, 1943: Claire Trevor and Edgar ???Petticoat Junction??? Buchanan? No way. Way. And ???The Phantom of the Opera??? with Claude Rains....
| Oct 29, 2009
| 4:32 PM
Should the spirits move you to celebrate Halloween or Day of the Dead, arts offerings in the L.A. area abound, from the mildly scary to the incredibly creepy. Culture Monster has scared up a lucky 13. 1. THEATER OF THE......
| Jan 20, 2009
Susanna Foster, a singer and 1940s leading lady whose most famous role was the terrorized prima donna in the first talking version of "Phantom of the Opera," died Saturday of heart failure at the Lillian Booth Actors Home in Englewood, N.J., according...
| Nov 2, 2008
Words & Ideas
12th Anniversary Celebration The local bookseller marks its 12th year with discounts, refreshments and more all weekend. Skylight Books, 1818 N. Vermont Ave., L.A. 3 p.m. (323) 660-1175.
Deanne Stillman The author of...