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Katherine of Alexandria will be released in early 2014. Here’s a snippet of Peter: and here’s the trailer: and a little extra, a bit of Peter narrating over stills from the film. There are some early notices from the Guardian: www.theguardian.com/film/2013/nov/26/peter-o-toole-katherine-of-alexandria Peter O’Toole comes out of retirement for Katherine of Alexandria The actor, who is [...]
This list was submitted by one of our long-time readers. #5 Venus #4 The Lion in Winter #3 The Stunt Man #2 Lawrence of Arabia #1 My Favorite Year What do you think? Send your submissions to me via bigdaddyhame AT gmail DOT com with the subject “My Top 5 Peter O’Toole Films”! Give a [...]
“An actor by accident, an Oscar winner by right, last year Peter O’Toole let the curtain fall on a career as a leading man who made headlines for all the right – and wrong – reasons. In his final interview, GQ talks to the movies’ man of mischief about drama school antics, those binges with [...]
A film producer who roped a string of Hollywood stars into making a film using £1.5million fleeced from taxpayers is today facing jail. Richard Driscoll, 54, submitted bogus VAT repayment claims to boost funding for horror-comedy Eldorado, which starred Peter O’Toole, Kill Bill actors Daryl Hannah, Michael Madsen and the late David Carradine. The scam [...]
I know it’s a cheesy formula film good-girl meets supposedly bad guy film but the brightness of these two stars’ personalities kind of obliterates any dullness from the screen. Here are two people who I would gladly have read me a bedtime story or even just the weather report, together in a delightful little 1960′s [...]
Zulu Dawn (1979) is finally coming to Blu-ray, due to be released in January 2013. www.highdefdigest.com/news/show/Disc_Announcements/Severin/Zulu_Dawn_Announced_for_Blu-ray_/10480 Here’s a nice detailed review of the Lawrence of Arabia 50th Anniversary Director’s Cut Limited Edition Box Set. www.dvdtalk.com/reviews/57973/lawrence-of-arabia/
So maybe he’s not *quite* retired from acting yet. movieline.com/2012/10/01/mary-mother-of-christ-peter-o-toole/