Rogues & Vagabonds

theatre, film & tv past and present 2001-2008 & 2013…

Tag Archives: Jack Lemmon

Jack Lemmon Rages Against The China Syndrome – Silver Screenings

The China Syndrome (1979) was, for a time, more famous for issues surrounding it than the movie itself. When this thriller was first released, it received mixed reviews. Newsweek called the film… … Continue reading

04/05/2017 · 6 Comments

vintage everyday: 36 Rare and Wonderful Color Photographs from Behind The Scenes of “Some Like It Hot”

Marilyn Monroe wanted Some Like it Hot to be in color (her contract actually stipulated that all her movies be filmed in color), but after looking at Tony Curtis and … Continue reading

02/22/2016 · 1 Comment

Favorite Film Finds of 2015 | The Unwritten Record

In the past year, staff in the motion picture preservation lab handled nearly three million feet of film. Films might come to us for inspection and repair, photochemical duplication, or digitization. To follow … Continue reading

12/11/2015 · Leave a comment

Happy Birthday Jack Lemmon

Originally posted on Waldina:
Today is Jack Lemmon’s 90th birthday.  Throughout his career, he turned in consistently top notch performances and made his “every man” persona so desirable.  Watch him with…

02/08/2015 · Leave a comment