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Mike Nichols, directorial superstar with an eye for the 'real thing'

After making "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" in 1966 with first-time feature film director Mike Nichols, Richard Burton acknowledged the newcomer's wily practicality in communicating with all sorts of actors. "He'd make me throw away a line where I'd have hit it hard," the plummy-voiced...

REVIEW: 'Camelot' at Drury Lane Theatre

Given its inexorable associations with the glamorous Kennedy White House and such formidable but distant personas as Richard Burton and Julie Andrews, Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe's exquisitely scored "Camelot" now usually comes with a retro patina, a stiff echo of an age long gone.

Small business owners say minimum wage raise would hurt workers

By Zach Pluhacek, Lincoln Journal Star Since he bought Richard Burton's Lincoln flower business back in 1986, Gary Tharnish has seen the federal minimum wage rise from $3.35 an hour to $7.25.

Elizabeth Taylor: Raunchy Love Letter To Cheating Hubby Richard Burton Can Be Yours For $57,000

In the 1960s and ’70s, long before Jay-Z and Beyoncé, Kim and Kanye or any edition of The Bachelorette there was only one celebrity couple who really mattered. That was the on-again-off-again, tumultuous pairing of Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor. Show More Summary

3 Crazy Celebrity Love Triangles

The love triangle: a classic dilemma, and Hollywood has seen its fair share of them. Biography.com rounds up five notable stories: Elizabeth Taylor had already broken up one marriage (Eddie Fisher's) when she met Richard Burton. Seeing as Liz and Dick were both married to other people at the...

Martin Scorsese Drew This Storyboard For A Roman Epic Film At Age 11

Martin Scorsese already wanted to become a movie director at the age of 11. He even planned to do an epic roman film called The Eternal City starring Marlon Brando, Virginia Mayo, Alec Guinness and Richard Burton. This is the storyboard he did for the movie. More »      

Who Fixes What in Hollywood?

"HEDDA, I think it's time you just shut the fk up!" That was Elizabeth Taylor at the premiere of The Sandpiper, back in 1965. Hedda was sitting a few seats behind Elizabeth and Richard Burton. Hopper, a rabid "red-baiter" and supporter of Sen. Show More Summary

Random Comics News Story Round-Up

J. Caleb Mozzocco on Alice In Comicland. John Kane on ]. Richard Burton on A Shioya Story. Larry Cruz on Hipsters. Karen O'Brien on Deadly Hands Of Kung Fu #1. Johanna Draper Carlson on Eltingville #1. David Berry on This One Summer....Show More Summary

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? and Its Long Night's Journey Into Day

7 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Alabastro Photography WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? Four to the floor. The audience seemed primed for camp, eager to buckle up and relive the roaring-lion performances Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton gave in their 1966 film adaptation of Edward Albee's 1963 play. Show More Summary

Emma Donoghue's 6 favorite books

Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter (Harper Perennial, $16). I didn't think I'd like this novel because it's about the making of a movie — 1963's Cleopatra. But it doesn't trade on Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor's fame. Instead, it's...Show More Summary

These Legendary Love Stories Are Real Page-Turners

10 months agoNews : CitizenSugar

Behind every great couple is a great love story, whether it's the storybook variety or something far more scandalous. Take, for example, Furious Love: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, and the Marriage of the Century, which follows the famous pair's relational ups and downs. Show More Summary

Romantic Getaway: Long Weekend in Nayarit, Mexico

With apologies to Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, who first put Puerto Vallarta on the travel map during the filming of Night of the Iguana in 1962, the modern jet-set has migrated north over the Jalisco state line into Nayarit, a sparsely developed riviera rich with romance and adventure. Show More Summary

On Recruiting Engineers

Richard Burton: … Engineers are tired of being spammed by recruiters and rarely respond to their emails. #

Justin Bieber & Selena Gomez Reunion Would Get Mama Jan’s Blessing

It looks as if Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez, aka Jelena when they’re together, are back for another shot at Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton’s try-again record. And the good news is, they have Mama Jan (Smith), Bieber’s former vocal coach rooting for them. Show More Summary

NEWS: Sharon Needles and Alaska Announce Change

11 months agoLGBT / Gay : Feast of Fools

It's always sad to see any couple break-up, but sometimes it's for the best. Today the Liz Taylor and Richard Burton of drag, Alaska Thunderfuck and Sharon Needles broke off their relationship, changing the word from "boyfriend" to "best friend." We wish them well and send them lots of hugs.

8 Peter O’Toole Performances That Never Saw An Oscar

Sir Peter O’Toole was a character of Hollywood lore — a talented stage and film actor who caroused with the likes of Richard Burton and Richard Harris. His greatest achievement has long been considered his work in Lawrence of Arabia, but the inimitable actor is celebrated as one of the industry’s greatest performers. Show More Summary

6 Of The Most Disgusting Food Habits You Can Have

KCET ran this great story about Elizabeth Taylor's insatiable appetite -- not just for Richard Burton and being married -- but for food. As a mega fan of both Taylor's choice in men and edibles, the anecdote at the top of the story just...Show More Summary

6 Of The Most Disgusting Food Habits You Can Have

KCET ran this great story about Elizabeth Taylor's insatiable appetite -- not just for Richard Burton and being married -- but for food. As a mega fan of both Taylor's choice in men and edibles, the anecdote at the top of the story just...Show More Summary

Richard Burton

The date 10 November might not ring many bells in people's memories. But he name Richard Burton certainly will. He was born on 10 November 1925 in the tiny village of Pontrhydyfen to the north of Port Talbot.

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