Articles about: Billy Wilder

Billy Wilder and Ginger Rogers on the set of
Billy Wilder and Ginger Rogers on the set of “The Major and the Minor”

Billy Wilder was a writer who worked at Paramount for many years until making his directorial debut in 1942 with The Major and the Minor. Films written by him and his writing partner Charles Brackett include MidnightNinotchkaHold Back the Dawn and Ball of Fire.

Ray Milland and Ginger Rogers in "The Major and the Minor"

Review: Billy Wilder’s “The Major and the Minor,” Starring Ginger Rogers and Ray Milland

“Ball of Fire” and “Ninotchka” writer Billy Wilder makes his Hollywood directorial debut with a charming new comedy starring Ginger Rogers and Ray Milland.
Host Bob Hope at the 14th Academy Awards

“Valley” Beats “Kane;” Fontaine Wins Sister Rivalry; and More Moments From the 14th Academy...

Last night’s Academy Awards ceremony saw “How Green Was My Valley” steal the show from “Citizen Kane,” along with more upsets and surprises.
The stage at the 13th Academy Awards ceremony

The 14th Annual Academy Award Nominees (and Where to Watch Them)

The Academy has announced the nominees for their annual awards ceremony, to take place this year on February 26.

Review: Howard Hawks’ “Ball of Fire,” Starring Gary Cooper and Barbara Stanwyck

Samuel Goldwyn and Howard Hawks’ hilarious new comedy is about a linguist (Gary Cooper) who gets caught up with a mobster’s girlfriend (Barbara Stanwyck).

Condemned Garbo Pic “Two-Faced Woman” Re-Edited, Returns to Theaters Tomorrow

After MGM pulled it from theaters earlier this month, "Two-Faced Woman" is returning tomorrow, and we've got the scoop on the behind the scenes drama.
Pearl Harbor

Hollywood Reacts to the Attack on Pearl Harbor

The biggest names in Hollywood share their thoughts after the devastating attack today on the Pearl Harbor naval base in Hawaii.

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