Kenosha News from Kenosha, Wisconsin on October 8, 1984 · 18
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Entertainment 18 Kenosha News Monday October 8 1984 ‘fai HOLLYWOOD — Neil Diamond won’t be happy to learn that a trio of writers is nosing around town digging up details of his life for an unauthorized biography The c publicity-shy singing superstar can relax a bit however — though just a bit The authors contend they’re hot Interested in Neil's personal life that the book will be a “career- based’’’ biography ""That doesn’t mean however they’re not looking for dirt — or at least intnque The writers — Alan Grossman Bill Truman and Roy Yamanaka — are soliciting input from those who were involved with Diamond's 1980 “Jazz Singer ” the movie that marked Neil’s big screen debut — and turned out to be a case study of how not to make a movie After three years of preparation — and countless script rewrites demanded by Diamond — it finally went before the cameras in January 1980 without a final script and with problems that went from bad to awful The head writer resigned performers were replaced and three months into shooting director”’ Sidney Furie was fired (and claimed he was the fall guy for making script changes ordered by Diamond) Neil was growing more and more in secure about his ability to cut it as a big screen talent — and EMI was Aces By Bobby Wolff Team captain “Money won’t buy happiness but it will pay the salaries of a large research staff to study the problem” — Bill Vaughan Follow declarer’s play of today’s game See if you can spot where he missed his best chance South ruffed the second club and played his trump ace and spade ace Then he led a second trump to dummy s queen and took a spade finesse This lost to West’s queen and the defense prevailed Later South lost two diamonds and the game fell short one trick Where did South miss his boat9 South was right in drawing only one trump but he was wrong in betting all his chips on the spade finesse At tricks four and five South should lead ace and a low diamond instead of his spade ace West ducks the low diamond with discipline and East’s queen wins A spade return goes to South s ace (note why South should not cash the spade ace at trick four) and South cashes his trump king South now leads his last diamond which West wins with the jack and the defen ders are finished Dummy’s diamonds are now high Dummy s trump queen provides the crucial entry and the defense is limited to only two diamonds and one club What If diamonds had split 4 1 denying South a discard9 The sug gested line of play reveals this m time to fall back on a jwssible spade finesse DOUBLE FEATURE 99J STILL ONLY 99( (PTO pM DESTROYER mvm 8 45PM Root Kenovha By Marilyn Beck Movie reviews never r yiWf'MU’ Anthony Quinn celebrating talking about aborting the project which had already gone millions over budget The Jazz Singer" was finally completed in time to be unveiled in December 1980 It was received with critical putdowns (Daily Variety referred to it as "a vanity production ') But that did nothing to diminish Diamond’s luster His soundtrack hit the top of the charts — and he s still scoring bullseyes with his records and concert ap on bridge J NORTH 8 7 5 4Q32 1097 42 4J3 10-8-A WEST 4Q1096 5 J85 A K 10 8 4 EAST 4432 4976 KQ 4 Q 7 6 5 2 SOUTH 4 A K J 4 A K J 10 8 4 A63 49 Vulnerable Both Dealer South LEAD WITH THE ACES 10-8-B South holds 4 A 2 4Q6 4 J 10982 4109 5 4 West 14 24 North Pass Pass East 14 44 Sooth Pass All pass ANSWER Heart queen No reason not to lead the unbtd suit Heart tricks or a heart ruff may develop ma tae&virij t United Presa International photo recent ‘Zorba’ opening pearances PROBLEMS PROBLEMS EVERYWHERE: Three of Anthony Quinn’s major wooden sculptures — representing a year of work — were stolen off a truck in Montclair N J en route from New York to Washington D C where they were to be part of his show tonight at the Watergate Hotel Tony currently packing ’em in with "Zorba” at the Kennedy Center reports that Honolulu’s Center Art Galleries is Brother sues singer Tony Sandler OGILVIE Minn (UPI) - Pop singer Tony Sandler is being sued for more than $1 million by his brother who accuses the singer of conduct “beyond the bounds of human decency ” “It’s a classic example of a family feud ” Sandler retorted from the Dunes Hotel in Las Vegas where he js peforming He called the accusations of his brother Pierre Santele “frivolus and unfounded ” Santele said Sandler who recently split with his singing partner Ralph Young in the Sandler and Young duo lured him from Belgium to work on his 835 acre farm five years ago and paid him little before firing him m February He wants a one-fourth interest in the $4 6 million Sandler farm and peat-processing firm plqs money for serving as plant manager and president of a meatpacking company The 10-page lawsuit filed m Kanabec County District Court ac Bob’s Fine Foods 422 Sheridan Rd - Kenosha TUESDAY SPECIAL Pork Chops A Complete Dinner Served 5:00-8:00 PM Also a new Saturday Night Buffet hurt Diamond air-expressing three others of his sculptures to him for thq private ' exhibit ’ Columbia Pictures is waiting to hear how long it will take for rebuilding of the London "The Bride” jpircus set and props that were destroyed by fire lafte last week — two days before the Frankenstein flick starring Jennifer Bedls and rock-star Sting was scheduled for completion Ipterestingly had “Bride” finished filming faster than originally scheduled Beals could have segued immediately to a starring stint in the British mini-series TV production of “Tender is the Night ” Now the "Flashdance” star will be stuck in London for a while waiting to unbridle herself as “The Bride ” HERE’N’THERE: Actor Terry Thomas is not letting Parkinson’s disease keep him from completing his autobiography which he now expects to have ready for the publishers in early ‘85 Grainger Hines’ new regular role on ABC’s “One Life to Live” is helping the airlines The soap shoots in New York he’s heavily involved with “Fall Guy's” Heather Thomas — and the two are managing to keep up a lively bi-coastal romance Until just a while ago Grainger was the live-in love of Michelle Phillips by whom he has a 2-year-old son Marlon Brando’s son Tehotu a Peopletalk Hailey’s heroine a lot like his wife HAILEY’S NINTH COMET: Bestselling author Arthur Halley — “Hotel” “Airport” — is back with his ninth novel “Strong Medicine” after a five-year hiatus that included quadruple bypass surgery It’s a fictional account of life in the pharmaceutical industry Hailgy says Sheila his wife of '33 years possesses many of the qualities of his central character Celia Jordan — thus the two roll similarly off the tongue "Sheila is very strong” Hailey told UPI “I couldn't have written this book 20 years ago because I didn’t have enough experience of marriage and of children ” It was Sheila who encouraged him to return to writing Last June the Haileys were guests cuses Sandler 5L of defrauding his brother by persuading Santele to move to the United States m 1969 claiming he “would become a wealthy man” and promising him a 25 percent interest in the farm and other businesses The suit claims he cleared the swamp of trees raised cattle and planted corn wild rice sunflowers and Christmas trees and helped build a peat processing plant on the farm Santele repeatedly demanded payment in cash deeds or stock certificates but Sandler refused the suit said Instead Sandler paid him $1 10 to $220 a week and provided free room and board in a house on the farm “It doesn’t sound like 25 percent of a $4 million farm does it9” said Santele's attorney Robert Fnshee of Minneapolis He said county assessors valued the property at $4 6 million "Sandler’s conduct was com- See Our Newly Expanded Selection Mgansky Movie Rentals V 1(160 VHS & Beta “One of Wisconsin’s BestSelections” 3811 Roosevelt 658-4884 f Latest feature films Children’s classics Comedy concerts and more product of the actor’s liaison with Tahitian actress Tarita Ternpaia has started a year of military service in his homeland Tehotu reportedly bears an uncanny resemblance to Marlon in his “Streetcar Named Desire” era IT’S LEGIT: Alan Bate says he is talking to producer Allan Carr about starring in a Broadway musical version of the classical “My Man Godfrey” film — and just hopes the project comes together Bates has never starred in a musical but says “I’ve been taking vocal lessons for years — so if a singing voice is there I’ll know how to get hold of it " Right now the British actor is starting a two-month run of “A Patriot for Me” at L A 's Ahmanson Theatre — playing World War I homosexual spy Alfred Redi He starred in the revival of the 20-year-old John Osborne drama last year at Britain's Chichester Festival later brought it to London and says now “This third time might be its last time We’ll have to wait and see You never know what someone will suggest ” He’d jump at the possibility of bringing "Patriot” from L A to Broadway — but just for a limited time “It is a terrific play but one that’s very hard on me I’m on stage all the time ” of President and Mrs Reagan at a White House dinner for the president of Sri Lanka Why was Hailey invited9 “I don't know” he said “I think the president must read my books " BIG BUCKS BRIGHT LIGHTS: Remember when country music was as simple as sawdust honky-tonks and beer9 No more Would you believe the Oak Ridge Boys spent $100 000 for special lights to glitter up their high tech concerts9 “I really think to get the full entertainment dollar for a concert show nowadays you must have a high-tech show be it simple like Bruce Springsteen's or elaborate like Michael Jackson’s” the Oaks' Duane Allen said mitted intentionally and recklessly and was so extreme and outrageous as to go beyond the bounds of human decency" the lawsuit said "That’s what I would have written about him ” Sandler who makes his permanent home near Lake Tahoe Nev said Thursday "My brother was an employee He walked out on the company Eartl Products and is now extremely upset because the business didn't stop He is acting crazy When you're in the public eye you’re vulnerable to all sorts of things ” Serving DAILY SPECIALS Mon thru Thur 1 1 am-2 pm $25° Friday Only 95 FISH FRY A French Fries Cole Slaw & More 2703-63rd St 657-3964 ALFRED HIl’CTICOCKS THE TROUBLE WITH HARRY DAILY: 7 & 9 A studml bilisa ttachei 1 he sthool jisvihologiM goes berserk I he substitult teat her is a (trailed lunatu And studenls graduate who can l rta(l or write It’s Monday morning at She remembers Simon’s lesson Singer and composer Melissa Manchester hasn't forgotten the lessons she learned from Paul Simon’s songwriting class at New York University J "Paul talked about finding your own authentic voice" Manchester said "and saying things as honestly and simply as possible — and getting out of town before they figure out what it is you said " A CELEBRATION OF AMERICAN SACRED MUSIC ftlilwcukee Symphony Orchestra Lukas Foss Music Director VOCAL ARTS CONSORT of 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