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Ken Norton enters the ring, followed by Muhammed Ali.

Stars at the Forum: Danny Kaye, Milton Berle, Gene Hackman, Redd Foxx, Sammy Davis, Jr., Frank Sinatra

Roslyn Kind, Barbra Streisand's sister, sings the National Anthem. Afterwards, everyone sits down despite the sounding of ten bells for the late New York Post columnist Milton Gross and the late Joe Frazier manager Yank ...

At the Grant Grill there was no turtle soup left, no gazpacho left, and no vichyssoise

But it's not another phony Hotel Circle-Shelter Island restaurant

All this crazy activity doesn't mean that the Grant Grill is just another phoney Hotel Circle-Shelter Island restaurant. It's not, it’s not at all. It's a real restaurant, a big city restaurant with white tablecloths and napkins.

Cinemascope movies cut down to square size for TV are disaster

Crop failure

The most obvious damage done to a movie that has been trimmed, cropped, to fit the TV space, is to the composition of the images. It is like a museum trying to fit a painting of tight squeeze space by knocking off three or four disciples from each end of the picture.

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