Excerpts from "Of All the Gin Joints: Stumbling through Hollywood History" by Mark Bailey with illustrations by Edward Hemingway
"Key Largo" -- a reference to the 1948 Humphrey Bogart-Bacall film of the same name -- moved nearly 3,000 downloads this past week
Bacall received two Tony awards, for "Applause" and "Woman of the Year"
Bacall's performance as Streisand's overbearing mother in the 1996 film earned the movie icon her only Academy Award nomination
From desperate housewife to Broadway diva to cartoon witch, the screen legend's roles were varied and memorable
The Hollywood legend, 89, died Tuesday after suffering a stroke
Guest blog: Forget about "Animal House" and "Rocky" -- what about some intellectually challenging yet wonderfully classic films like" Now, Voyager," "Citizen Kane," "On the...
More random happenings, tidbits and musings from the Academy's inaugural Governors Awards ceremony.
The Academy's inaugural Governors Awards is free of TV trappings -- but still long.
It's a risky attempt to give honorary Oscar recipients their own -- untelevised -- show ... with Jack Nicholson.
Honorary Oscar winner Lauren Ball thinks her career was "lousy," but she likes those stuffed penguins.
Board of Governors gives producer Calley the Thalberg Award, and honorary Oscars for actress Bacall, producer Corman and cinematographer Willis.