Stephen Boyd

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2012

    Photo Homage To Hollywood Hunk Stephen Boyd

    Irish-born Stephen Boyd was best known as the chariot riding hottie in Ben-Hur--a guy whose dimpled cheeks and sculptured chin could distract the Christians even as they were being thrown to the lions. But let's not forget his roles opposite Susan Hayward and Doris Day, not to mention The Oscar, th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2012

    The Most Shocking Moment Of Tonight's Tony Awards

    They announced the winner of Best Actor in A Play. It was "James..." (Nominee James Earl Jones must have been getting really excited around this point.) "....Corden."

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2012

    Raquel Welch Was Hot For Costar Who Turned Out To Be Gay

    At her Film Society of Lincoln Center series on Saturday night, the ever luscious Raquel Welch admitted that on the set of the 1966 sci-fi film Fantastic Voyage, she developed the hots for Stephen Boyd, her hunky, dimpled co-star (known for the Oscar winner Ben-Hur and the non-Oscar-winner The Oscar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2011

    Joan Crawford Rocks My Movie Club

    ​The Eventi hotel offered my movie club another swanky get-together in their posh fifth-floor screening room--complete with snacks--so we seized it like the fine cineastes we are. And for a main course, we watched The Best of Everything, the 1959 soaper based on Rona Jaffe's best selling nove ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2008

    YouTube Treasure: Dionne Warwick on a Plantation

    Let's talk Dionne Warwick, children. Let's strip away her later career embarrassment with the Psychic Friends Network, not to mention her mismanagement of donations via some botched AIDS charity. I'm not here to dredge all that horseshit up again. I want you to remember that way back in the '60s, sh ... More >>

  • Film

    November 16, 2004

    Natural Born Killer

    Tousled bleach jobs, one-eyed stiffs: Neo-epic drops its veils but keeps the nookie offscreen