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Herbt Lom dies aged 95

27th September 2012 -

 News

Herbert Lom has died aged 95. The veteran actor - who was best known for playing Chief Inspector Charles Dreyfus in the 'Pink Panther' film franchise - passed away peacefully in his sleep today (27.09.12),...

Pink Panther Star Herbert Lom Dies, Aged 95

27th September 2012 -

 News

Herbert Lom, the actor best known for playing Charles Dreyfus in the Pink Panther movies, has died aged 95. He may have starred alongside Hollywood greats Kirk Douglas, Charlton Heston and Alec Guinness, he may...

Andrews To Return To Austrian New Year's Gala

28th December 2011 -

 News

Dame Julie Andrews is returning to Austria for the Vienna Philharmonic's New Year's celebrations after pulling out of the event last year (10) following the death of her husband Blake Edwards.Andrews has hosted the celebrations...

Andrews Was In Therapy When She Met Edwards

17th April 2011 -

 News

Mary Poppins star Julie Andrews and her late husband Blake Edwards were in therapy when they met.The actress recalls the couple's early meetings, calling them "very Hollywood", in a new interview with the Los Angeles...

Films By Recently Deceased Directors Selected For Posterity

28th December 2010 -

 News

Less than two weeks after the deaths of directors Irvin Kershner and Blake Edwards, two of their films, Kershner's Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back , produced by George Lucas, and Edwards's The Pink Panther,...

Julie Andrews Husband Blake Edwards Passes Away

17th December 2010 -

 News

JULIE ANDREWS' husband, the acclaimed film-maker BLAKE EDWARDS, has passed away at the age of 88 after complications from pneumonia. The director, who was responsible for the cult classic 'Breakfast at Tiffany's', had been confined...

Stars Pay Tribute To Edwards

17th December 2010 -

 News

Stars including ROBERT WAGNER, STEVE MARTIN and BO DEREK have paid tribute to legendary director BLAKE EDWARDS, who passed away on Wednesday night (15Dec10).The Pink Panther moviemaker died in California at the age of 88...

Blake Edwards Dies In California Aged 88

17th December 2010 -

 News

BLAKE EDWARDS, the acclaimed American film-maker best known for directing 'The Pink Panther' and the cult classic 'Breakfast at Tiffany's', has died in California aged 88, reports BBC News. Edwards, the husband of actress JULIE...

Pink Panther Comic Genius Blake Edwards Dies At 88

16th December 2010 -

 News

JULIE ANDREWS' husband, PINK PANTHER creator BLAKE EDWARDS, has died at the age of 88.The director, writer and producer passed away at St. John's Health Center in Santa Monica, California on Wednesday night (15Dec10) after...

Pink Panther Writer-director Blake Edwards Dead At 88

16th December 2010 -

 News

Blake Edwards, best known as the writer-director of The Pink Panther movies starring Peter Sellers, died today (Thursday) at age 88, Daily Variety reported. He directed and in several cases wrote a number of Hollywood...

Pink Panther Comic Genius Blake Edwards Dies At 88

16th December 2010 -

 News

JULIE ANDREWS' husband, PINK PANTHER creator BLAKE EDWARDS, has died at the age of 88.The director, writer and producer passed away at St. John's Health Center in Santa Monica, California on Wednesday night (15Dec10) after...

Breakfast At Tiffany's Director Blake Edwards Dies At 88

16th December 2010 -

 News

Blake Edwards has died at the age of 88. The Hollywood movie director and Oscar-winner - best known for his work on 'The Pink Panther' and 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' with Audrey Hepburn - passed away...

The Pink Panther (1963)

5th February 2007 -

 Movie Review

Not the best film in the Pink Panther collection, this introduction to Peter Sellers' bumbling Inspector Clouseau (Peter Sellers) is still a must-see. In this film, Clouseau is in a lush ski resort and vaguely...

Panther Remake Would Horrify Sellers, Claims Biographer

7th February 2006 -

 News

Late comic legend PETER SELLERS would have been horrified to learn his name has been left off the credits of the new PINK PANTHER remake. The British funnyman played INSPECTOR JACQUES CLOUSEAU in the...

Son of the Pink Panther

1st February 2006 -

 Movie Review

As unmemorable as Ted Wass was in Curse of the Pink Panther, Roberto Benigni is positively awful as the lead in this even-iller-advised sequel. It's hard to believe that Benigni would be snagging an Oscar...

Curse Of The Pink Panther

28th January 2006 -

 Movie Review

Although the prior Pink Panther film, Trail of the Pink Panther, essentially had no plot, Curse of the Pink Panther picks up where it left off.That's a tricky place to start, and it doesn't go...

Trail of the Pink Panther

26th January 2006 -

 Movie Review

In 1980, Peter Sellers died. In 1982, Trail of the Pink Panther, with Sellers as the headliner, was released by a studio hungry to capitalize further on the popular series.Trail certainly isn't historically unique in...

Operation Petticoat

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Pleasantly light comedy has Cary Grant and Tony Curtis on a pink WWII-era submarine with five women who tend to screw everything up. How the sub gets pink and how the chicks get aboard...

The Pink Panther Strikes Again

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

More absurdity in this fourth Sellers-as-Clouseau flick, arguably the most ridiculous in the series as his former boss (Herbert Lom) has been finally driven insane, so much so that he orders a hitman to off...

A Shot In The Dark

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

The second film in the Pink Panther series doesn't mention its heritage in the title (and in fact there's no relation to the titular jewel at all in the movie), but A Shot in the...

The Party

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Peter Sellers makes one of his biggest character stretches here as Indian nincompoop Hrundi V. Bakshi, a film extra who accidentally demolishes the set, then finds himself mistakenly invited to a big Hollywood dinner party....

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1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

"Introducing Bo Derek?" She got introduced two years earlier in the infamous Orca.No matter: She acquits herself far better here, namely ecause she has nearly no lines. This is Dudley Moore's show: An absurd and...

Revenge of the Pink Panther

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Peter Sellers' fifth and final performance as Clouseau, of Pink Panther fame, finds the bumbling detective the target of a French crime lord determined to boost him image by offing the notoriously hard-to-kill inspector. It's...

The Pink Panther

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Not the best film in the Pink Panther collection, this introduction to Peter Sellers' bumbling Inspector Clouseau (Peter Sellers) is still a must-see. In this film, Clouseau is in a lush ski resort and vaguely...

Darling Lili

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Chances are you've never heard of Darling Lili, despite Blake Edwards as director and Rock Hudson and Julie Andrews as stars. Hell, audiences in 1970 barely heard of it, because it was a disaster on...

The Return of the Pink Panther

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Sellers starred as Clouseau for the third time in this Pink Panther flick, a funny (though somewhat less so than its predecessors) entry into the Blake Edwards empire. The Pink Panther diamond is stolen again,...

That's Life

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Blake Edwards' semi-experimental movie is no Best in Show, but it's worth a gander anyway. Jack Lemmon is on fire as a hypochondriac turning 60 years old, his rapid-fire screed against everything is rich and...

Micki & Maude

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Have you ever been to a party and flirted and chatted with a perfectly lovely guy or girl only not to get a phone number? That's happened to me a time or two and I've...

Victor/Victoria

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

I love musicals, and 1982 saw the release of one of my favorites and another one that haunts me. I'm talking about Blake Edwards' Victor/Victoria and Francis Ford Coppola's One From the Heart.Coppola's project...

Lumet To Receive Honorary Oscar

16th December 2004 -

 News

Veteran director SIDNEY LUMET will receive an honorary statuette at next year's (FEB05) OSCAR ceremony - his first ever Academy Award. The DOG DAY AFTERNOON filmmaker has previously picked up five Oscar nominations for...

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