3 posts categorized "LILY TOMLIN"

Jul 18 2014
Movie Man: The Art Of Richard Amsel Comments (0)
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Above, some classic examples of Amsel's work—timeless perfection.

Richard-AmselYou may not know the name Richard Amsel (December 1947—November 17, 1985) but you are almost without a doubt familiar with his  absolutely classic work in movie posters, on TV Guide and elsewhere.

Amsel painted Lily Tomlin for Time and did all those drawings of Bette Midler that come to mind whenever you hear her name.

Lily-Tomlin-Time-gayTomlin the closet...

Amsel died of AIDS in 1985. The following excerpt from Emerald City is from October 30, 1978, and represents the only known footage of the artist discussing his craft, with special attention paid to his movie poster for Death on the Nile.

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The clip also features great comments from equally legendary illustrator and artist David Edward Byrd (b. April 4, 1941).

It's a real treasure...

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Nov 03 2012
Need To Know Comments (2)

Cher Kathy Griffin against Mitt Romney for Barack ObamaWhich one will Hillary choose as her running mate?

Widget boy cultureCher & Kathy are balls-deep against Romney/Ryan/Mourdock/Akin.

Widget boy cultureRomney booster Jack Welch is a dirty liar.

Widget boy cultureObama jokes about a "revenge"-vote, Republicans react like this.

Widget boy culture538: For Romney to win, state polls would have to be biased.

Widget boy cultureGirl with two dads to Obama: How do I handle bullying? Tracy Nelson

Widget boy cultureMUST-WATCH: Tracy Nelson is an "unfortunate acceptable loss."

Widget boy cultureA $3 million judgment for stealing gay porn. Sucks 'n' fucks to be you!

Widget boy cultureBillionaire Boys Will Be Boys Club: $1 million for Trump to go bald.

Widget boy cultureDaniel Radcliffe & Jon Hamm bathe together.

Widget boy cultureLook whose gaydar blows: Kirstie Alley was in love with John Travolta.

Widget boy cultureMadonna's "I'm a Sinner" goes charmingly awry.

Widget boy cultureMadonna's cute male dancers.

Widget boy cultureSara Rue: High-rated Malibu Country is very, very gay.

Reba McEntire Lily TomlinI don't want Lily Tomlin to even know Reba McEntire, let alone be doing a sitcom with her.

 
May 08 2011
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