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Topic - Trevor Howard
"Lady and the Tramp," "Heaven Can Wait," "A Star Is Born" and "Gone With the Wind" are just some of the films perfect for a romantic evening this Feb. 14.
Seventy years ago, when reviewing a now-obscure British crime comedy titled "Gangway," Graham Greene called attention to a supporting player who had been actively shuttling between stage and screen since 1935. "It is Mr. Alastair Sim," he wrote, "as an insurance detective who really saves the film. Horrifying passions pent in his twisting secretive body, Mr. Sim always shatters illusion right and left. His acting, unctuous with nonconformity, demands other characters too that are larger than life."