Ron Howard began his career as a child actor on The Andy Griffith Show, and then hit it even bigger as a teen star in American Graffiti and TV’s Happy Days. Over the past three decades, Howard’s been behind a string of beloved critical and commercial hits that span a wide range to winning ends, from
Ron Howard began his career as a child actor on The Andy Griffith Show, and then hit it even bigger as a teen star in American Graffiti and TV’s Happy Days. Yet it’s behind the camera that the has made his most indelible mark. Over the past three decades, Howard’s been behind a string of beloved critical
Actor Graham Brown, pictured on one of his actor composite photos from the 1960s. Born Robert Elwood Brown in Harlem on October 24, 1924, Mr. Brown was an actor whose career spanned more than five decades. A World War II veteran, he began acting in Army shows before enrolling in college at Howard University, where he was a member of the Howard University Players theater group and graduated in 1949. Over the last few months, I have had the honor of analyzing and organizing Mr. Brown’s perso
The “Ashley Wilkes” Man -Attracts you with the whiff romantic possibility, but never fully consummates... A male friend of mine coined this term (if it hasn’t already been coined before) in the context of a love-gone-wrong story I was relaying over whiskey and cigarettes on his balcony last night. “You weren’t in love with him, but the idea of him. He was your Ashley Wilkes,” he said and he was right.
MARTIN SCORSESE ~ His body of work in the film industry will be studied in many Institutions of Fine Arts for years to come. He and his counterparts i.e. Coppola, Pollack, Spielberg, Howard, Nichols and Lucas are just some of the best director's and writers of our century. Technology and their vision have improved the quality of movies immensely over the past 2 decades
HBO Go's best November movies include films from five different decades going back to Marilyn Monroe's 1959 slapstick comedy Some Like It Hot and the Robert De Niro classic Raging Bull. But there are plenty of newer releases available for the first time like Ron Howard's Rush and The Lego Movie. Check the dates listed because several of these movies are either arriving or departing on Nov. 15.