A FULL DAY of Charlie Chaplin films on Turner Classic Movies is planned for August 2, 2008. Here is the link to the list of programs scheduled. more>
Reminders... TCM June 5, 2008 - PREMIERE ANNE MAY WONG
June 5, 2008 - All during the month of June, TCM (USA) will feature Asian Images on Film every Tuesday and Thursday evening. Special feature for the series will be the premiere of the documentary Anne May Wong - Frosted Yellow Willows: Her Life, Times and Legend. Produced by Elaine Mae Woo (film historian). The film is narrated by Nancy Kwan.
June 7 & 8, 2008 - Charlie Chaplin Days in Nile, California.
In other News for June 1st...
Major Fire on the Lot at Universal Studios
Universal Studios had a major fire break out on the lot at about 5AM this morning, burning down three blocks of their New York City back lot set and one of the sound stages. The fire is still burning at this posting, but the LA channel 4 news report, it is under control. Cause unknown at this time, but early reports say it may have started by a sound stage or the NY set. Here is a link to the BBC website for video of the fire burning the New York city street sets. more>