Stuart Whitman
American actor
Stuart Whitman
Stuart Maxwell Whitman is an American actor. Stuart Whitman is arguably best known for playing Marshal Jim Crown in the western television series Cimarron Strip in 1967. Whitman also starred with John Wayne in the Western movie, The Comancheros, in 1961, and received top billing as the romantic lead in the extravagant aerial epic Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines in 1965.
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TEAMING UP?
Huffington Post - over 3 years
The world's busiest man has found his next project. James Franco is reportedly moving forward with his adaptation of William Faulkner's 1929 novel "The Sound and the Fury," according to the Los Angeles Times. Franco will try has hand at directing and starring in a film version of Faulkner's critically acclaimed fourth novel. LAT reports Franco wrote a script for the film with his friend Matt Rager, a fellow Yale student. Faulkner's original story focuses on a wealthy family in the South in the early 20th century that falls into some bad luck. Franco is reportedly courting "Mad Men" star Jon Hamm to play the family's patriarch. The cast may also include Franco's brother Dave Franco and Franco's "This is the End" co-star Danny McBride, according to LAT. Franco's take won't be the first film adaptation of "The Sound and the Fury." The classic story made it to the big screen in 1959 with a film starring Joanne Woodward, Margaret Leighton, Yul Brynner, and Stuart Whitman. ...
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A parking warrior becomes a dove
San Francisco Chronicle - about 4 years
A parking warrior becomes a dove Speaking of law and order, http:// sfg.ly/X6VFGt links you to a video about Mexican drug cartels made here by I Shot Him Because I Loved Him, Damn Him, the nonprofit arm of a local urban planning and design firm. [...] medical advice from a press release just in: "While lying on a bed of nails might not sound like a relaxing and pain-relieving experience, it is the latest way to alleviate back pain and stress." San Francisco-born actor Stuart Whitman, close friend of PR man Lee Houskeeper, turns 85 Friday, the same day (coincidence? ha!) that the Gold Dust lounge, client of PR man Lee Houskeeper, reopens at Fisherman's Wharf. -- Artists Winston Smith and Frank Kozik's new show at Varnish Gallery - opening reception Saturday evening - is "Seditions," described on the gallery site: "The seditious editions in the show are works of 'rebellious disorder' that act as an intellectual call to arms to the public at large to stand against ...
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Joanne Woodward on TCM: RACHEL, RACHEL; SUMMER WISHES, WINTER DREAMS - Alt Film Guide (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
But despite its countless flaws, The Sound and the Fury should be watched at least once because of its cast: in addition to Woodward and the bizarrely cast Brynner, there are Margaret Leighton, Ethel Waters, Françoise Rosay, Jack Warden, Stuart Whitman
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Ben Johnson on TCM: WAR DRUMS, SHE WORE A YELLOW RIBBON - Alt Film Guide (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
And make sure to keep an eye out for future Best Actor Oscar nominee Stuart Whitman in a bit part as a certain Johnny Smith. Western and baby fans may enjoy John Ford's good-looking 3 Godfathers (1948), a highly sentimental tale about three outlaws
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HomeVideodrome: 'Fast Times,' Dazed and Confused,' 'Mars Needs Moms' and… - Big Hollywood
Google News - over 5 years
It's a great survival adventure/drama about plane crash survivors (Stanley Baker, Stuart Whitman, Susannah York, Theodore Bikel, et al) in the title locale, beating the somewhat-similar FLIGHT OF THE PHOENIX to theaters by a year (though KALAHARI adds
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The MOD Quad: Blood Bath, Burn Witch Burn, Harry In Your Pocket, and Keaton's Cop - Film School Rejects
Google News - over 5 years
HELL BOUND (1957) Stars John Russell, June Blair, Stuart Whitman. Directed by William J. Hole, Jr. MY GUN IS QUICK (1957) Stars Robert Bray, Whitney Blake, Patricia Donahue, Don Randolph, Richard garland, Fred Essler. Directed by Georgia A. White
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DVD; Desert Tales, Centuries Apart
NYTimes - over 5 years
The Egyptian It must have seemed to Michael Curtiz that he was returning to Square 1 when he was assigned to direct ''The Egyptian,'' the 1954 historical spectacular that 20th Century Fox intended as a showcase for the studio's new and improved CinemaScope process. This Hungarian director, born Mano Kertesz Kaminer, was beckoned to Hollywood by
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Sands of The Kalahari - DVD Talk
Google News - over 5 years
Olive Films, which has the rights to market some fun Paramount library titles, has released 1965's Sands of the Kalahari, the spectacular desert survival epic from the makers of Zulu, featuring a stellar cast: Stuart Whitman, Stanley Baker,
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Free Aviation Movie at El Dorado Park Thursday - LBPOST.com
Google News - over 5 years
It has many sub-plots and many familiar stars, including Stuart Whitman, Sarah Miles, Robert Morley, Red Skelton, Terry Thomas and Benny Hill. “We Can Soar” trip-for-two opportunity tickets will be on sale at the movie, $10 for one, $50 for six
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THE COMANCHEROS 50th Anniversary Digibook BLURAY - Twitch
Google News - over 5 years
Duke plays Texas Ranger Jake Cutter in search of Paul Regret (Stuart Whitman) a New Orleans man who killed a judges son in a duel. The plot is part Les Miserable 'til it veers off into a tale of two enemies forced to join forces against the raiding
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Inaugural 'Captain Tony Days' set in Key West - Palm Beach Post (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
His life, fictionalized in a film titled “Cuba Crossing” that starred Stuart Whitman, included marrying four times and fathering 13 children. His exploits were memorialized by Jimmy Buffett in the song “Last Mango in Paris
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Sands Of The Kalahari (Blu-ray) - Fox 31 KDVR.com
Google News - over 5 years
Whether it is our heroes finding clever ways to survive in the desert, the insane survivalist O'Brien (Stuart Whitman) waging a one man war on the baboon population or the simple question of how do they return to civilization, SANDS OF THE KALAHARI
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Nineteen Fifty-One Was a Pretty Good Year for Sci-Fi Movies: The Sequel - The American Culture
Google News - over 5 years
... Elmer Davis (uncredited), Gabriel Heatter (uncredited), Drew Pearson (uncredited), Lawrence Dobkin (uncredited), James Dean (uncredited), Roy Engel (uncredited), Harry Lauter (uncredited), Olan Soule (uncredited), Stuart Whitman (uncredited)
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Nineteen Fifty-One Was a Pretty Good Year for Sci-Fi Movies - The American Culture
Google News - over 5 years
... 83 minutes — Cast: Richard Derr, Barbara Rush, Peter Hansen, John Hoyt, Larry Keating, Hayden Rorke, Stephen Chase, Rachel Ames, Paul Frees (narrator, uncredited), Stuart Whitman (uncredited), Art Gilmore (uncredited), Kirk Alyn (uncredited)
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Remembering director James Bridges - Los Angeles Times
Google News - over 5 years
During that time he was cast in a supporting role in the 1957 drama "Johnny Trouble," with Ethel Barrymore and Stuart Whitman. Making his feature debut in the film was Bridges, then a young actor from Arkansas. Both their acting careers ended shortly
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49 DVD/Blu-ray Review - The Hustler & The Comancheros - KTKA.com
Google News - over 5 years
Charming and agreeable, it moves along at a good clip while Wayne's Texas Ranger continues to cross paths with a handsome gambler, played by Stuart Whitman. Shot in widescreen saturated CinemaScope, it's the polar opposite of “The Hustler's” sparse art
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Movie Review: The Comancheros (Blu-ray) - Flix 66
Google News - over 5 years
This is mostly due to the strong chemistry between Wayne and Stuart Whitman that is comparable of a buddy cop relationship from LETHAL WEAPON. Even in a bad situation a joke can be made making that blend of humor and action into a fun ride
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Aliens and gnomes from Disney's Touchstone - VillageSoup Belfast (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Wayne plays Jake Cutter, a fearless Texas Ranger who, in order to bring down a violent gang of gunrunners known as Comancheros, forms an uneasy alliance with notorious outlaw gambler Paul Regret (Stuart Whitman), whom he had arrested -- twice
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Stuart Whitman
    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 2000
    Age 72
    Whitman's last credited role was in The President's Man, released in 2000 and starring Chuck Norris.
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  • FORTIES
  • 1974
    Age 46
    They divorced in 1974.
    More Details Hide Details Since 1993 he is married to Julia Vadimovna Paradiz.
  • THIRTIES
  • 1961
    Age 33
    Whitman also starred with John Wayne in the Western film, The Comancheros, in 1961, and received top billing as the romantic lead in the extravagant aerial epic Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines in 1965.
    More Details Hide Details Whitman was born in San Francisco, California, the elder of two sons. His parents, Cecilia (née Gold) and Joseph Whitman, traveled frequently during his childhood, and as a result, he attended over twenty schools. His family was Jewish. He graduated from high school and spent three years in the United States Army. After leaving the army, he enrolled in Los Angeles City College and the Los Angeles Academy of Dramatic Art. Whitman was a supporting actor in When Worlds Collide, All American, Brigadoon, Silver Lode, Ten North Frederick, The Decks Ran Red starring Dorothy Dandridge (on whose face Whitman planted Hollywood's first interracial kiss), These Thousand Hills, and The Sound and the Fury. When Charlton Heston, who had originally been signed to play the lead in 1958's Darby's Rangers left the film, James Garner was given the lead and Whitman wound up with Garner's original role in the film.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1957
    Age 29
    One of his early roles came in 1957 in the syndicated military dramas, Harbor Command, a drama about the United States Coast Guard, and The Silent Service, based on true stories of the submarine service of the United States Navy.
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    In 1957, Whitman, who frequently appeared as police officer Sgt.
    More Details Hide Details Walters on the television series Highway Patrol, was seriously considered for the role of "Bart Maverick" in the smash hit television series Maverick. The studio needed another Maverick to rotate as the series lead with James Garner. Garner, who had filmed seven episodes, closely resembled Whitman at the time, but Jack Kelly was chosen for the part. A decade later, Whitman played heroic Marshal Jim Crown in the lavish western TV series Cimarron Strip for a single season. The show, which ran 90 minutes per episode, was highly regarded for its theme music, production values, and Whitman's performance. His principal costars were Jill Townsend as Dulcey Coopersmith, proprietor of the local inn, and Randy Boone, who played the photographer Francis Wilder. Later Whitman portrayed Clark Kent's father Jonathan Kent on the popular TV series Superboy.
  • 1951
    Age 23
    Whitman made over two hundred appearances in various movies and television shows over a half-century span between 1951 and 2000.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1928
    Age 0
    Born on February 1, 1928.
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