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Joel McCrea

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Source: Wikipedia

Joel Albert McCrea (November 5, 1905 – October 20, 1990) was an American actor whose career spanned 50 years and appearances in over 90 films.

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  • Born: Joel Albert McCrea November 5, 1905 South Pasadena, California, U.S.
  • Died: October 20, 1990 (aged 84) Los Angeles, California, U.S.
  • Resting place: Cremated, Ashes scattered into the Pacific Ocean
  • Years active: 1927-1976
  • Spouse(s): Frances Dee (m.1933-1990; his death)
  • Children: Jody McCrea (b. 1934-2009) David McCrea (b. 1935) Peter McCrea (b. 1955)

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Film: Hollywood Hero Of the Second Rank
NY Times Movies, 2015-03-28 20:43:04
Joel McCrea’s early work is the subject in the Museum of Modern Art’s Acteurism series, with a program that runs from Wednesday through May 29.

DVD: Now on DVD, ‘Something to Live For’ and ‘Bird of Paradise’
NY Times Movies, 2012-04-28 20:26:35
Joel McCrea is a yachtsman who falls in love with a Polynesian beauty, Dolores del Rio, in “Bird of Paradise” (1932), a departure for the social realist King Vidor.

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Keith Johnson's "Man Shops Globe" on Sundance has a new episode tonight We're psyched to see one of our favorite people, Betty White, appearing on the season premiere of one of our favorite shows, "Community", this Fall. White will be playing a "somewhat unhinged" anthropology professor. --- Kudos: Starting in ...

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