8 search results for J. Franklin Richards

  • Agents_of_shield_jan_7_recap_home_top_story

    'Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.' offers answers about Coulson but frustrates anyway

    Type: Post | Date: Tuesday, Jan 7, 2014

    Is that really how they're going to explain things?
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    'Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.' reaches a major mythology turning point in last episode for 2013

    Type: Post | Date: Tuesday, Dec 10, 2013

    After this one, you should know if you're in or out for the series
  • Agentsofshield_040114_652_home_top_story

    'Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.' reveals secrets and sets up 'Captain America' nicely

    Type: Post | Date: Tuesday, Apr 1, 2014

    So where do we go from here?
  • Agentsofshield_030414_652_home_top_story

    Bill Paxton guest stars as 'Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.' returns with an important episode

    Type: Post | Date: Wednesday, Mar 5, 2014

    Week by week, this show is getting weirder, and that makes us happy
  • Agentsofshield_040814_652_home_top_story

    'Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.' promises big changes, but does it deliver?

    Type: Post | Date: Tuesday, Apr 8, 2014

    How do we feel now that they've paid off the season's biggest storyline?
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    Review: Asgardian temptress Lorelei complicates things for everyone on 'Agents Of SHIELD'

    Type: Post | Date: Wednesday, Mar 12, 2014

    Plus how will this fit into the end of 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier'?
  • The Palm Beach Story - DVD

    Type: Event | Date: Sunday, Jan 3, 2010

    As for the opening reels, the principal motivating factor is money. After a deliberately confusing pre-credit sequence (not explained until the film's punch line), Tom Jeffers (Joel McCrea) and Gerry Jeffers (Claudette Colbert) are married. "And so they lived happily ever after," exults a title card, "...or did they?" Well, they didn't. After five years of marriage, Tom hasn't raised a dime with his pie-in-the-sky inventions. Using the sort of logic common to Sturges heroines, Gerry decides that the only way to help her husband is to divorce him, marry a wealthy man, and use the second husband's money to finance Tom's schemes. Borrowing money from a generous self-made business mogul known only as the Wienie King (Robert Dudley), Gerry boards a train to Palm Beach, FL, where all the rich folk go. En route, she is "adopted" by the Ale & Quail Club, a group of perpetually drunken millionaires whose idea of a good time is to shoot their rifles at everything that moves (among the club members are such Sturges regulars as William Demarest, Robert Warwick, Jimmy Conlin, Robert Greig, Jack Norton, and Dewey Robinson). Taking refuge from this rowdy crew, Gerry makes the acquaintance of likeable stuffed shirt John D. Hackensacker III (Rudy Vallee), who happens to be one of the wealthiest men in the Western Hemisphere. While Gerry spoons with Hackensacker in Palm Beach, the confused Tom (remember him?) dallies with Hackensacker's man-crazy sister, Princess Centimillia (Mary Astor). How all this straightens itself out is better seen than described, which is pretty much the case whenever one discusses Sturges' singular work, and The Palm Beach Story is vintage Sturges with one side-splitting sequence after another. ~ Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide
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    'Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' on ending season one with a bang

    Type: Article | Date: Monday, Jan 27, 2014

    Cast and crew of Marvel's superhero drama discus the future of 'S.H.I.E.L.D.'