Hollywood Candy in Omaha, Nebraska - Fun place full of movie and music memorabilia and, of course, candy

Hollywood Candy in Omaha, Nebraska - candy, movie and music memorabilia, and a soda fountain

Charles Durning  served in the U.S. Army during World War II. Drafted at age 21, he was first assigned as a rifleman with the 398th Infantry Regiment, and later served overseas with the 3rd Army Support troops and the 386th Anti-aircraft Artillery (AAA) Battalion.     Durning participated in the Normandy Invasion of France on D-Day, June 6, 1944, and was among the first troops to land at Omaha Beach. He earned a Silver star and 3 Purple hearts.

The death of actor Charles Durning on Christmas Eve brings into focus the wartime service of the ever dwindling ‘greatest generation’. Here is a list, by

fun fact: I've always said there's a reason why no one's ever made a biopic about Fred Astaire - because who would be able to play a quadruple-threat with the same kind of charisma? It turns out no one's ever made a biopic about Fred Astaire because he "stipulated in his will that no film representations of himself be made". Now we know he's a quintuple-threat, for his intelligence and foresight.

Fred Astaire was one of the most brilliant dancers of the century, known mainly for the dance and vocal performances he gave in various classic Hollywoodland films.

Laura Dern attends Omaha Steaks Sponsors "Downsizing" Movie Premiere at Regency Village Theatre on December 18, 2017 in Westwood, California.

Omaha Steaks Sponsors 'Downsizing' Movie Premiere at Regency Village Theatre

Laura Dern attends Omaha Steaks Sponsors "Downsizing" Movie Premiere at Regency Village Theatre on December 18, 2017 in Westwood, California.

Q&A: Rainbow Rowell on her busy life, new book and 'Eleanor & Park' movie - Omaha.com: GO - Arts & Entertainment

Author Rainbow Rowell Chooses Between Good And Evil In This Epic Game Of Would You Rather

6 o'clock...every Sunday night ! Get out the tv trays.                                                                                                                                                     More

The Wonderful World of Disney on Sunday nights. --- We ALL looked forward to Sunday evening (every family w/a t. watched the same movie on Sunday, it seemed) ---

Omaha Beach, June 6 1944, men of the 1st Infantry, 29th Infantry and Rangers land on the Normandy coast as part of Operation Overlord.

Omaha Beach, June 6 it depicts the tragedy and horror of bloody Omaha as the Infantry and Rangers land on the Normandy coast as part of Operation Overlord.

1946, during the time he was performing in Truckline Cafe.

Marlon Brando 1946 - nice suit texture, filmstar hair waves, and what a bad boy with that high-necked tee underneath his coat, no shirt or tie!

Band of Brothers (2001( Great movie!.. this Emmy-nominated miniseries profiles the men of Easy Company, the airborne infantry regiment that parachuted into France on D-Day, fought the Battle of the Bulge and captured Hitler's Eagle's Nest. Drawn from journals and letters -- the drama underscores the extraordinary fear and unflagging bravery that made these soldiers heroes. Damian Lewis, Donnie Wahlberg, Ron Livingston...1,3,27

Band of Brothers This miniseries tells the story of Easy Company of the US Army Airborne division and their mission in WWII Europe from Operation Overlord through V-J Day.

50+ Things to Do in Omaha this Summer with Kids + Links to Family-Friendly Ideas for Travelng Around the Country | Family Fun in Omaha

Omaha Summer Fun Guide: Summertime is FULL of things to do with kids in Omaha! Enjoy an adventure-filled summer full of memories and experiences!

Winner will receive the designated Omaha Steaks product The King’s Court package and digital codes for the film tickets worth $1,361.00 in all.      Limit one entry per person/social media account/email address/household during each Entry Period.   1...

Winner will receive the designated Omaha Steaks product The King’s Court package and digital codes for the film tickets worth $1,361.00 in all. Limit one entry per person/social media account/email address/household during each Entry Period. 1...

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