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Gene Hackman and the cast of The Poseidon Adventure

The Poseidon Adventure

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     23 April   Ronald Neame born, 1911 On this day in 1911, a remarkable figure in cinema was born. Ronald Elwin Neame lived until 2010 and in his time was a cinematographer, a producer, writer

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Celia Johnson in Brief Encounter

Brief Encounter

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     6 April   Petrarch first sees Laura, 1327 On this day in 1327, one of the most celebrated romantic sightings in literature happened, when Francesco Petrarca, the scholar, poet and former priest often credited with

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