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Raoul Felder

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His is the name that every wealthy man dreads finding on his wife's speed dial. In short, Felder is America's go-in-for-the-kill king of divorce and author of "Bare Knuckle Negotiation."

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Judith Jamison

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Jamison refuses to pick only one movie that might have changed her life. "I've got a whole list here!" she begins. "First off, any musical by Busby Berkeley," the director of the Alvin Ailey American…

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Robert A. Caro

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Caro thinks of his major biography subject, Lyndon Johnson, whenever he watches the scene in David Lean's "Lawrence of Arabia" where Peter O'Toole lets the match burn his bare fingers and says…

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Gloria Allred

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Allred grew up going to movies with "strong, sassy women" like Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell, Bette Davis and Katharine Hepburn. But it wasn't until she went to college and saw "To Kill a…

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Kurt Vonnegut

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"The message of the film is that war makes people crazy and they behave in bizarre ways," Vonnegut says of "The Bridge on the River Kwai." He connects with David Lean's 1957 Oscar winner for two very…

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Mark Fuhrman

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In the murder of Nicole Brown Simpson, detective Fuhrman found notoriety and lost his job with the LAPD. Still, he has nothing but admiration for his old profession, especially as embodied in the…

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Anna Netrebko

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In the L.A. Opera's recent production of "Manon," Netrebko updated the 18th-century French courtesan to a starstruck 1950s teenager trying to impersonate the likes of Audrey Hepburn, Gina…

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Jeff Smith

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"Animation looks the way I dream," says Smith, creator of the epic "Bone" comic series, which is now in its 13th year. "There's something about the way it's flattened out, the way things move, that…

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Alfred McCoy

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As a historian of Southeast Asia and what he calls the "covert netherworld," McCoy makes ample use of documentary films in his classes at U. of Wisconsin-Madison. One film he shows students is Errol…

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Joseph Wambaugh

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As a former cop and current author, screenwriter and college professor, Wambaugh has a very special L.A. crime movie for every hat he wears. "The novelist in me has always loved 'Double Indemnity,' "…

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Placido Domingo

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Last month, Domingo sang the title role in the Met Opera's world preem production of Tan Dun's "The First Emperor" while also overseeing his twin responsibilities as general director of Washington…

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