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The Favorite Movies of 42 Famous People

Presidents & Politicians What’s with presidents and High Noon? 1. Barack Obama – The Godfather (1972) and The Godfather: Part II (1974) When Katie Couric asked then-presidential-candidate Barack Obama what his favorite movie is, he replied, “Oh, I think it would have to be The Godfather. One and Two. Three not so much. That saga — I [...]

Late Movies: Happy Birthday, Doris Day!

Today is Doris Day’s birthday! With an entertainment career that spanned nearly 50 years, Day was America’s sweetheart. Tonight, check out her crystal-clear voice and watch one of her films, The Thrill of It All. Happy Birthday, Doris! Que Sera Sera Though this song has been covered by dozens of artists, Day originated it for Alfred Hitchcock’s [...]

Couple Uses the Same Valentine’s Day Card for 70 Years

Harry Ward got to know Doris in a bomb shelter in Bristol, UK, during an air raid in November, 1940. Three months later, he gave his sweetheart a card on Valentine’s Day as he left town to go to war. They married the next year, then had children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. They still use the [...]