Chow Yun-fat as Lieutenant Nicholas "Nick" Chen in a scene from the film The Corruptor, 1999.
The Corruptor is a 1999 American action thriller film directed by James Foley, starring Chow Yun-fat and Mark Wahlberg. The film was released in the United States on March 12, 1999.
New York City Police Department Lieutenant Nick Chen (Chow) is head of the Asian Gang Unit. His job is to keep the peace in Chinatown from a turf war that has broken out between the Triads and the Fukienese Dragons, a p..
A photo of Yvette Mimieux being happy with Serge Bourguignon.
Yvette Mimieux (born January 8, 1942) is a retired American movie and television actress. Yvette Carmen Mimieux was born in Los Angeles, California, United States, to a French father and a Mexican mother. Before her film career began, Mimieux was one of four finalists from a beauty contest picked by Elvis Presley (while he was filming Jailhouse Rock, 1957) who were invited to come to the set to compete for a bit role in the movie ("g..
Samia Shoaib as Pakeesa Choudhury in a scene from the film SubUrbia, 1997.
subUrbia is a 1997 American comedy-drama film written by Eric Bogosian, based on his play of the same name, and directed by Richard Linklater. It follows the relationships between a few young adults as they spend their time standing on "the corner" outside a local convenience store.
Bogosian based the story on his own experiences growing up in Woburn, Massachusetts, a suburb of Boston. The convenience store setting is ba..
The Rock is a 1996 American action film directed by Michael Bay, produced by Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer, and stars Sean Connery, Nicolas Cage and Ed Harris. The film is dedicated to Simpson, who died five months before its release. The film, set primarily on Alcatraz Island and in the San Francisco Bay Area, received generally favorable reviews from critics and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Sound Mixing at the 69th Academy Awards.
Nicolas Kim Coppola (born January 7, 1964),..
(left) Time Matheson is Roy Martin, a mysterious and unexpected guest at the Brady Home and (right) Henriette Mantel is the Brady's faithful Alice in "A Very Brady Sequel." The Ladd Company/Sherwood Schwartz Production is directed by Arlene Sanford and produced by Sherwood Schwartz, Lloyd J. Schwartz, and Alan Ladd, Jr. Co-producers are Michael Fottrell and Kelliann Ladd. The screenplay was written by Haryy Elfont & Deborah Kaplan and James Berg & Stan Zimmerman from a story by Harry Elfont..
Renata Tebaldi was an Italian lirico-spinto soprano popular in the post-war period. Among the most beloved opera singers, she has been said to have possessed one of the most beautiful voices of the 20th century which was focused primarily on the verismo roles of the lyric and dramatic repertoires. She was born on 1 February 1922 and died on 19 December 2004.
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The Assignment is a 1997 spy thriller film directed by Christian Duguay and starring Aidan Quinn in two roles, Donald Sutherland, and Ben Kingsley. The film, written by Dan Gordon and Sabi H. Shabtai, is set mostly in the late 1980s and deals with a CIA plan to use Quinn's character to masquerade as the Venezuelan terrorist Carlos the Jackal.
Aidan Quinn (born March 8, 1959) is an Irish-American actor, who made his film debut in Reckless (1984). He has starred in over 50 feature films, includin..
Off His Rockers is an animated short film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released in 1992. It was released theatrically accompanying the film Honey, I Blew Up the Kid. The film started as a side project of director Barry Cook, who, at the time, was working at Walt Disney Feature Animation Florida. Starting with a core of six people, the project ended up involving most of the Florida studio's staff of 73 (and some in California), all of whom "donated" their time to the project..
Louie Ramsay, British revue actress and singer who appeared in many BBC television shows.
Louie Ramsay was a British actress perhaps best known to television audiences for her portrayal of the wife of Chief Inspector Reg Wexford on the ITV television series Ruth Rendell Mysteries. In real life, Ramsay married the man who played Reg Wexford in the series, actor George Baker. She was born on 25 November 1929 and died on 6 March 2011...
Two persons hugging during the death of Gil Delamare, 1966.
Gil Delamare ( Gilbert-Yves Delamare of Villenaise of Chenevarin ) is a stuntman and actor French, born 14 October 1924 in Paris, and died at a waterfall on Tuesday 31 May 1966 the Bourget (Seine-Saint-Denis). Law student, Gil decides to 20 years everything behind to enter as a trapeze artist in a circus. Practicing parachuting, he co-world record holder in free fall (9509 meters). It will be the star of the film The Man-Bird of Jacque..
Testament is a 1983 drama film based on a three page long story titled "The Last Testament" by Carol Amen (1934-1987), directed by Lynne Littman and written by John Sacret Young. The film tells the story of how one small suburban town near the San Francisco Bay Area slowly falls apart after a nuclear war destroys outside civilization.
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Members of the Ruspoli family sitting together and having communicating. Photo taken on March 12, 1962.
The Ruspoli are an old and noble Italian family.
The origins of the family can be traced back to the Ruspoli of Florence in the 13th century and through the family's claimed direct descent from Marius Scotus in the 8th century and the Marescottis of Bologna. In the 17th century the Ruspolis moved to Rome where the last descendant, Vittoria Ruspoli, Marchioness of Cerveteri, married Sforza V..
A statue of General Bonaparte, 20 days before his 30 birthday.
Napoleon Bonaparte, 1768-1821, French general and emperor. At the age of ten, Napoleon left his native Corsica for a military school in Brienne, France, where his academic success was minimal. After a year at the Military Academy in Paris, he was commissioned second lieutenant in the artillery in 1785.
Keywords: Napoleon Bonaparte, statue, art, people, bataille d'aboukir, 25 Julliet..
Still of Lewis Ayres and Raymond Griffith in the 1930 film, All Quiet on the Western Front.
All Quiet on the Western Front - The film follows a group of German schoolboys, talked into enlisting at the beginning of World War I by their jingoistic teacher. The story is told entirely through the experiences of the young German recruits and highlights the tragedy of war through the eyes of individuals.
Lewis Frederick Ayres III, known professionally as Lew Ayres, was an American actor whose film a..
American actor, Aldo Ray photographed in Fontan Trevi. The famous actor arrived to attend the premiere of his latest film, The Naked and the Dead, taken from a famous American bestseller.
The Naked and the Dead is a 1958 Technicolor widescreen film based on Norman Mailer's World War II novel The Naked and the Dead. Directed by Raoul Walsh and filmed in Panama the screenplay attributed to the Sanders Brothers adds a strip tease and larger action scenes to Mailer's original narrative. Filmed by ..
Charles Martin Smith as Mark Shermin in the film Starman, 1984.
Starman is a 1984 American science fiction romance film directed by John Carpenter, that tells the story of an humanoid alien (Jeff Bridges) who has come to Earth in response to the invitation found on the gold phonograph record installed on the Voyager 2 space probe.
The original screenplay was written by Bruce A. Evans and Raynold Gideon, with Dean Riesner doing uncredited re-writes. Bridges was nominated for the Academy Award fo..
The Bell Rocket Belt is a low-power rocket propulsion device that allows an individual to safely travel or leap over small distances. It is a type of rocket pack.
Bell Aerosystems began development of a rocket pack which it called the "Bell Rocket Belt" or "man-rocket" for the US Army in the mid 1950s. It was demonstrated in 1961 but 5 gallons of hydrogen peroxide as fuel for 21 seconds of flight time did not impress the army and development was cancelled.
Photo taken: June 14, 1963
Marshal Badoglio with Lt. General Sir Noel Mason-Macfarlane, head of the British Military Mission in Brindisi, 1943.
Marshal Pietro Badoglio, 1st Duke of Addis Abeba, 1st Marquess of Sabotino, was an Italian general during both World Wars and a Prime Minister of Italy, as well as the first viceroy of Italian East Africa...
Colonial troops standing and cutting wood by axe.
Colonial troops or colonial army refers to various military units recruited from, or used as garrison troops in, colonial territories.
people, men, soldiers, standing, holding, axes, cutting, wooden, working..
Free Willy is a 1993 American family drama film that was released by Warner Bros. under its Family Entertainment label. The film stars Jason James Richter as a delinquent boy who becomes attached to a captive orca, the film's eponymous "Willy."
Jason James Richter (born January 29, 1980) is an American actor, most commonly known for his role in the Free Willy series as Jesse, the boy who befriends Willy.
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Sami al-Jundi holding a bead. 1963.
Sami al-Jundi was a Syrian Ba'athist politician, and a follower of Michel Aflaq. He was born in 1921 and died in 1996. An older cousin of Abd al-Karim al-Jundi, Jundi was born to a scholarly family in Salamiyah. He studied dentistry at Damascus University, graduating in 1944. Initially attracted to Arab nationalism by Zaki al-Arsuzi, he joined the Ba'ath Party of Michel Aflaq and Salah al-Din al-Bitar in 1947. In the 1950s he joined Gamal Abdel Nasser's Arab ..
Willy Brandt was a German statesman and politician, leader of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD) from 1964 to 1987 and chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany from 1969 to 1974. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1971 for his efforts to strengthen cooperation in Western Europe through the EEC and to achieve reconciliation between West Germany and the countries of Eastern Europe. He was the first Social Democrat chancellor since 1930. He was born on 18 December 1913 and died ..
Ann Rutherford arrives at the Fox Wilshire Theatre in Hollywood for the premiere of "Fiddler on the Roof", 1971.
Therese Ann Rutherford, known as Ann Rutherford, was a Canadian-American actress in film, radio, and television. She had a long career starring and co-starring in films, playing Polly Benedict during the 1930s and 1940s in the Andy Hardy series, and as Scarlett O'Hara's sister in the film Gone with the Wind (1939). She was born on 2 November, 1917 and died on 11 June, 2012...
Marie-Jeanne Bardot hanging clothes for drying, while her husband, Patrick Bauchau having tea. 1962
Mijanou Bardot was born on May 5, 1938 in Paris, France as Marie-Jeanne Bardot. She is an actress and writer, known for The Collector (1967) and A Bullet in the Gun Barrel (1958). She has been married to Patrick Bauchau since July 1962. They have one child.
Patrick Nicolas Jean Sixte Ghislain Bauchau (born 6 December 1938) is a Belgian actor best known for his role as Scarpine in the 1985 James..