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One Macy’s Parade Memory

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • November 28, 2013 12:00 AM
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I recently stumbled across my earliest photograph: a black & white snapshot I took with my Brownie box camera at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in 1960.

Thanksgiving Pin Ups? You Bet…

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • November 27, 2013 12:00 AM
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I am grateful for many things, large and small—including the fact that Hollywood studio publicists in the olden days knew how to exploit every single holiday, including Thanksgiving, with cheesecake photos
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Leonard Answers More of Your Questions

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • November 26, 2013 12:00 AM
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Terry Gilliam, Freakazoid!, Bullwinkle...

The Best Movies You've Missed This Year

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • November 25, 2013 10:04 PM
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McConaughey, Gosling, Cooper, O'Dowd, Carell, and More.

Remembering Marc Breaux

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • November 21, 2013 5:12 PM
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If film buffs know the name Marc Breaux, it’s likely because he and his partner Dee Dee Wood choreographed the ageless "Mary Poppins"; they were married at the time

Remembering Diane Disney Miller

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • November 19, 2013 6:51 PM
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Every time I chatted with Diane Disney Miller I had to pinch myself, realizing that I was talking to Walt Disney’s daughter. Now I have to come to terms with a different reality following her sudden and untimely death.

A Star Studded Week

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • November 18, 2013 3:47 AM
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I happened to have my camera in hand when cartoon voice queen June Foray met Angela Lansbury for the first time.
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Catching Up With Two Disney Legends

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • November 12, 2013 2:59 PM
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Yours truly plays m.c. for songwriter Richard Sherman and actor Jason Schwartzman, who plays him in Disney’s "Saving Mr. Banks." (Photo Courtesy of AFI) With the impending release of "Saving Mr. Banks" and the recent stage production of "The Jungle Book," Sherman has been busier than the Energizer Bunny.

Let’s Hear It For Showmanship

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • November 6, 2013 3:35 PM
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I’m happy to report that showmanship is not completely dead. Individual theater owners keep it alive in their communities and earn the gratitude of their customers. A friend recently sent me two trailers...
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Rating Movies—And Billy Wilder

  • By Leonard Maltin
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  • November 4, 2013 2:27 PM
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I’m back on-camera to answer more of your questions about a variety of topics, from how we calculate the ratings in my Movie Guide to which Billy Wilder film is...
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