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Franchot Tone

Actor Franchot Tone

Franchot Tone was an American stage, film, and television actor, star of Mutiny on the Bounty (1935) and many other films through the 1960s. In the early 1960s Tone appeared in character roles on TV dramas like Bonanza, Wagon Train, The Twilight Zone, and The Alfred Hitchcock Hour.
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Planning ahead - Bend Bulletin
Google News - over 6 years
3 — SHOW US YOUR SPOKES: Featuring a performance by Franchot Tone and Anastacia; proceeds benefit Commute Options; $5; 7 pm; Parrilla Grill, 635 NW 14th St., Bend; 541-617-9600. Sept. 4 — FIDDLERS JAM: Listen or dance at the Oregon Old Time Fiddlers
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Joan Crawford Movie Schedule: FORSAKING ALL OTHERS, POSSESSED - Alt Film Guide (blog)
Google News - almost 7 years
Cast: Joan Crawford, Clark Gable, Franchot Tone. BW-80 mins. 10:45 AM WHEN LADIES MEET (1941) A female novelist doesn't realize her new friend is the wife whose husband she's trying to steal. Dir: Robert Z. Leonard. Cast: Joan Crawford, Robert Taylor,
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Ann Dvorak on TCM: SCARFACE, I WAS AN AMERICAN SPY, MASSACRE - Alt Film Guide (blog)
Google News - almost 7 years
Franchot Tone and Jean Muir, both of whom held liberal/left-leaning political views, are Dvorak's co-stars. Massacre (1934) is of interest as it stars silent-film veteran Richard Barthelmess as a college-educated Sioux who goes to Washington to fight
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Unlikely leading man Charles Laughton; TCM's Summer Under The Stars icon Aug. 7 - Examiner.com
Google News - almost 7 years
Clark Gable, Donald Crisp, Franchot Tone and others lead the mutiny. The film won the Oscar for Best Picture and received 7 other nominations, including a Best Actor mentions for Gable, Tone and Laughton himself. It's historic in that it marks the last
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DVD Extra: John Garfield at the Warner Archive, Part 2 - New York Post (blog)
Google News - almost 7 years
Lloyd Bacon's "Miss Grant Takes Richmond'' (1949) co-starring William Holden, S. Sylvan Simon's "Her Husband's Affairs'' (1947) with Franchot Tone, Bacon's "The Fuller Brush Girl'' (1950) with Eddie Albert and the Supercinecolor "The Magic Carpet''
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DVD Extra: John Garfield at the Warner Archive, Part 1 - New York Post (blog)
Google News - almost 7 years
Garfield and Litvak were happier with "Out of the Fog'' (1941), based on a Group Theater production by Irwin Shaw that had starred Franchot Tone on Broadway. Garfield seems to be enjoying himself as a philosphoical small-time crook who is trying to
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¡Mamita querida! - Página 12
Google News - almost 7 years
Se casó con Franchot Tone, Philip Terry y Alfred U. Steele. Este último fue presidente de la Pepsi-Cola, quien al morir la deja al frente de la empresa. Adoptó 4 niños. En 1968, su hija adoptiva, Christine Crawford, ganó un papel en la película La
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Great Vibrations - Atlantic City Weekly
Google News - almost 7 years
The evening started out with the arrival of Kate and Sam Sidewater — Kate a double for Veronica Lake and Sam a double for Franchot Tone. And who followed them? My old pal Jeff Orleans, with one of my favorite actresses and people, Kim Delaney
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To do list - Boston Globe
Google News - almost 7 years
413-443-7171. www.berkshiremuseum.org A mellow Tone After years of producing (including remixes for Jack Johnson) and years away from home, Franchot Tone and his guitar are back in Boston for his debut solo performance of reggae, pop-rock, and funk
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To Heaven by Subway, Fortune 1938 - Fortune (blog)
Google News - almost 7 years
... and a practical long-time monopoly over Coney's restaurant business -- a monopoly carried on by Charles's sons, Charles L. and Alfred, and by Charles A. of the third generation, whose likeness to Franchot Tone of the cinema is frequently noted
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Breedlove And Two Old Hippies Announce Summer Festival - American Songwriter
Google News - almost 7 years
On the bill are guitar pickers like The California Guitar Trio, Friday's Child, Off In the Woods, Bill Keale, Franchot Tone, Hilst & Coffey, Betty and the Boy, Quincy Street Band, and Joshua Craig Podolsky. The annual festival is on-site at Breedlove's
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Paula Fox on a Roll - School Library Journal
Google News - about 7 years
Oh no, but there is a piece in my new book about the actor, Franchot Tone (once married to Joan Crawford). There was a phrase at the time "Frank Sinatra at the Paramount," and I deliberately titled it "Franchot Tone at the Paramount
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Evocan a Joan Crawford a 34 años de muerta con serie "Mildred Pierce" - SDP Noticias
Google News - about 7 years
El tercer cónyuge fue el también intérprete Franchot Tone, con quien contrajo matrimonio en 1935 y se separó en 1939. Mientras que su cuarto marido fue el actor Phillip Terry, a quien conoció en 1937. Su quinto y último esposo fue el multimillonario
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Book Notes: Stories and essays by Paula Fox - Taunton Daily Gazette
Google News - about 7 years
In “Franchot Tone at the Paramount,” Fox describes an early crush on actor Franchot Tone after seeing him in the 1935 movie “Mutiny on the Bounty.” She tracks her encounters, actual and virtual, with Tone over the years, noting that this complicated
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The Joy Behar alternative to waterboarding: A $6-million book deal - Daily Caller
Google News - about 7 years
“I remember seeing a Franchot Tone movie when I was a kid and when I was a kid was you know, two centuries ago,” White said. “But they showed torture, bamboo shoots under the fingernails and it was the most horrific thing I had ever seen
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Movieland Mystery Photo [Updated] - Los Angeles Times (blog)
Google News - about 7 years
[Update: June 11, 1936 -- Franchot Tone and Robert Greig in a comedy sequence in MGM's "The Unguarded Hour," directed by Sam Wood. Loretta Young plays the heroine in the Lawrence Weingarten production.] Comments are moderated, and will not appear until
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Movies on TV, today & tonight - Regina Leader-Post
Google News - about 7 years
(39) >> "Exclusive Story" Franchot Tone. A crusading journalist tries to expose a gang of mobsters. (1 hr., 15 mins.) (60)"Burn Up" (Part 1 of 2) Neve Campbell. Intrigue surrounds a global warming conference in Calgary. (2 hrs
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Apollo and the Master
NYTimes - about 7 years
I WAS A DANCER A Memoir By Jacques d'Amboise Illustrated. 439 pp. Alfred A. Knopf. $35. Since Jacques d'Amboise was among the most distinguished American male dancers of his day -- his prime was probably 1952-74 -- it is startling to read, in his memoirs, of his part in a stabbing. He had been a student at the School of American Ballet for several
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Carmen Capalbo, Theater Director, Dies at 84
NYTimes - about 8 years
Carmen Capalbo, a theater director and producer whose revival of ''The Threepenny Opera'' in the 1950's became one of the biggest hits in Off Broadway history, and who directed the premiere of Eugene O'Neill's ''Moon for the Misbegotten'' on Broadway in 1957, died on Sunday in Manhattan. He was 84. The cause was emphysema, his son, Marco, said. Mr.
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DVDS; On the William Wellman Depression Express
NYTimes - about 9 years
AS a filmmaker William Wellman loved planes, trains and automobiles -- but mostly planes. A volunteer member of the Lafayette Flying Corps in World War I, he drew on his experiences as a combat pilot for ''Wings'' (1927), his first major hit as a director and the first film to win the Academy Award for best picture (then called most outstanding
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Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Franchot Tone
    LATE ADULTHOOD
  • 1968
    Age 63
    Tone, a chain smoker, died of lung cancer in New York City on September 18, 1968.
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  • FIFTIES
  • 1962
    Age 57
    On film, he received acclaim as the charismatic, dying president in Otto Preminger's 1962 film version of Advise & Consent.
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  • 1956
    Age 51
    In 1956, Tone married Dolores Dorn with whom he appeared in Uncle Vanya. They were divorced in 1959.
  • FORTIES
  • 1952
    Age 47
    Tone subsequently married Payton, divorcing her in 1952, after obtaining photographic evidence she had continued her relationship with Neal.
  • 1951
    Age 46
    In 1951, Tone's relationship with actress Barbara Payton made headlines when he suffered numerous facial injuries and became unconscious for 18 hours following a fistfight with actor Tom Neal, a rival for Payton's attention.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1941
    Age 36
    In 1941, Tone married fashion model-turned-actress Jean Wallace, with whom he had two sons and who appeared with Tone in both Jigsaw and The Man on the Eiffel Tower. They were divorced in 1948.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1935
    Age 30
    In 1935, Tone married actress Joan Crawford. They were divorced in 1939.
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    In 1935, he starred in Mutiny on the Bounty (for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor), The Lives of a Bengal Lancer, and Dangerous opposite Bette Davis.
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  • 1933
    Age 28
    He achieved fame in 1933, when he made seven movies that year, including Today We Live, written by William Faulkner, Bombshell, with Jean Harlow (with whom he co-starred in three other movies), and the smash hit Dancing Lady, again with then-wife Joan Crawford and Clark Gable.
  • 1932
    Age 27
    Tone's screen debut was in the 1932 movie The Wiser Sex.
  • 1931
    Age 26
    These were intense and productive years for him: among the productions of the Group he acted in were 1931 (1931) and Success Story (1932).
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  • 1929
    Age 24
    After graduating, he moved to Greenwich Village, New York and got his first major Broadway role in the 1929 Katharine Cornell production of The Age of Innocence.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1905
    Age 0
    Born on February 27, 1905.
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