Hank was the last the fire breathing, give em hell crusading publishers, a p. Hank greenspun was a zelig involved in many important us and world events. Hank greenspun school of journalism and media studies, university of nevada, las vegas unlv. Every purchase includes our industry recognized coa. Between then and the 1970s, he appeared in the films the lion in winter 1968, hamlet 1969, young winston 1972, and audrey rose 1977. The hank greenspun story introduced to attendees of the san diego jewish film festival a man who in las vegas and among influential people in israel had been a legend.
What are the release dates for where i stand the hank greenspun story 2008. Hank greenspun a seasoned newspaperman with a strong sense of community, hank greenspun gave the good old boy system a run for its money. The hank greenspun story 2008 the varied life and career of las vegas visionary and crusading newspaper publisher hank greenspun. The film, narrated in the first person by anthony hopkins, tells the previously untold story of hank greenspun, who was one of the last the fire breathing. Haganah to his public battles with senator joseph mccarthy, bigoted casino owners and the irs, hank greenspun was fearless. Moving documentary embodies hank greenspun, a las vegas. Memorable quotes and exchanges from movies, tv series and more. Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing where i stand. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comic con sundance film festival toronto intl film. Moving documentary embodies hank greenspun, a las vegas character. Find films and movies featuring anthony hopkins on allmovie. Autographs from people credited in 2008 where i stand. Herman milton hank greenspun august 27, 1909 july 23, 1989 was the publisher of the.
Scholarship hank greenspun school of journalism and media. Watch where i stand the hank greenspun story 2008 free. He produced and directed the critically acclaimed and awardwinning documentary film, the conscientious objector. Taking a stand legendary las vegan hank greenspun gets his due in a new documentary. The late late show with james corden recommended for you. Some of the best anthony hopkins films in addition to his memorable role in the silence of the lambs are red dragon, the elephant man,magic, 84 charing cross road, and nixon. In 1965, he moved to london and joined the national.
In 2008, he produced the feature length documentary, where i stand. Santa ynez valley journal schumacher draws upon research from other books, interviews and a lifetime of covering his native city to produce an entertaining volume about a relentlessly fascinating character. Unsung hero to israel, and humanity may all fathers, on their. The movie told the story of hank greenspun and was so much more than what i was expecting. With anthony hopkins, john ehrlichman, barbara greenspun, brian greenspun. Where i stand is a terrific featurelength documentary about hank greenspun, the late editor of the las vegas sun newspaper. Where i stand, a documentary about the life of former sun publisher and editor hank greenspun, will premier june 16 at the brenden theatres at the palms as part of cinevegas 2008. The hank greenspun story 2008 online new movie from scott goldstein with the stars anthony hopkins, john. The hank greenspun story narrated by academy award winner anthony hopkins and directed by emmy award winner scott goldstein. Anthony hopkins narrates the untold story of newspaper publisher hank greenspun, whose where i stand column changed the face of nevada and the nation. Before completing the online application form, you will need to. Jordan has also produced multiple short documentaries for sgpmedia, which are on permanent exhibit in major museums including the newseum in washington. Convicted gun runner, las vegas visionary, crusading newspaper publisher, target of the watergate burglars, hero of israels war of independence, these are only some the highlights of hank greenspun s remarkable life. In 1944, he married northern ireland native, barbara joan ritchie who also was jewish.
A middleschool in henderson, nevada, was dedicated to hank and barbara greenspun. In 2008, he produced, wrote, and directed the documentary where i stand. Somerset apartments on kishner just prior to the 2008 recession. The battle of the bare bosoms, 195759 article in journal of popular culture 435. When this 2008 documentary narrated by anthony hopkins about las vegas titan hank greenspun was screened in february at the san diego jewish film.
Where i stand, a documentary about the life of former sun publisher and editor hank greenspun, will premier june 16 at the brenden theatres at the palms as part of. On mick akers story las vegas among cities to vie for amazons. Benjamin burroughs is an assistant professor of emerging media in the hank greenspun school of journalism and media studies at the university of nevada, las vegas unlv. All films will screen at wasserman cinemathque, brandeis university. Greenspun investigated in spring of 1955 for contempt of court after acquittal on charges to incite the assassination of senator joseph mccarthy. I knew the greenspun name as a publisher here in las vegas, but hank s influence was felt in. Fulllength documentary needs to be encyclopedic in length. Through the use of heartfelt narration anthony hopkins, old newsreelsphotos, animation and current interviews with family and friends, director scott goldstein weaves a compelling tale of mystery and intrigue recounting the life of one of americas unsung 20th. Article information, pdf download for from maverick to mafia to mba, open epub for from maverick to mafia to mba. Hank greenspun, there was the associated trepidation that it was going to be an unapologetic love letter with a leg up among the festivals programmers. Hank greenspun school of journalism and media studies gary larson, committee chair stephen bates, committee member paul traudt, committee member julie staggers, graduate faculty representative ronald smith, ph. Steve sisolak ordered a mandatory closure of all nonessential businesses in an effort to combat the spread of. About 700 mourners gathered at congregation ner tamid in henderson to celebrate her life as the greenspun family bid a tearful farewell to their matriarch. His research focuses on streaming media and technology, media industries, and digital media.
Download amateur pics and movies of firsttimers, naughty. Goldstein on allmovie academy awardwinner anthony hopkins narrates. From his early days working for bugsy siegel and his secret life in the underground haganah to his public battles with senator joseph mccarthy, bigoted casino owners and the irs, hank greenspun was fearless. In 2008, sgp media produced the feature documentary about the life and times of hank greenspun, narrated by anthony hopkins. Where i stand the hank greenspun story watch online free. Ehrlichman, anthony hopkins and howard hughes and others credited in 2008 where i stand. A previously untold story of a genuine american hero. Mar 28, 2008 moving documentary embodies hank greenspun, a las vegas character. Academy award winner anthony hopkins relates the previously untold story of a fearless american hero whose exploits are the stuff of legends. Idaho father laments death of medical resident son after.
An affair of the heart rick springfield documentary 2011 6 episodes word world pbs 2009 where i stand the hank greenspun story 2008 sirenes the beauty of the female voice mixed indira neurodisc 2008. Outspoken on just about any topic of local or national interest, hank took up arms against joseph mccarthy. Greenspun first began publishing the sun in 1950, often sinking his own money into the losing endeavor to continue writing his infamous where i stand column. Influenced by richard burton, he decided to study at college of music and drama and graduated in 1957. So when i heard that 2008 s tenth anniversary was going to be premiering a documentary about mr. Contemporary and classic independent jewish film from around the world feature at the festival. After painted hero benedict became the director of photography for the documentary, where i stand. The hank greenspun story 2008 hell is where the party is 2008 the venture bros. Convicted gun runner, las vegas visionary, crusading newspaper publisher, target of the watergate burglars, hero of israels war of independence, these are only some the highlights of hank greenspuns remarkable life. Hank greenspun died on july 23, 1989, in las vegas, nevada, usa of cancer. This article presents a historical analysis of three eras in the history of las vegas gaming industry leadership.
Kevin stoker is bruner stoker director of the hank greenspun school of. Mobile jewish film festival returns for 10th season. His parents were both of half welsh and half english descent. The hank greenspun story is set for a special screening tuesday at.
Idaho father laments death of medical resident son after traffic stop. The hank greenspun story, portrayed by academy award winner, anthony hopkins. Unbelievable as fiction, but a true life story las. The 23day festival is held in late winter at multiple venues in atlanta, georgia and in the suburbs of alpharetta, marietta and sandy springs. The hank greenspun story 2008 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. The lovefest part was certainly true, but that couldnt be helped. Letzter applaus fur einen basketballstar 1992 film deutsch.
The varied life and career of las vegas visionary and crusading newspaper publisher hank greenspun. Rose marie filmographie le guide des films en francais. Barbara greenspun was a regal presence in the sun newsroom. Anthony hopkins was born on december 31, 1937, in margam, wales, to muriel anne yeats and richard arthur hopkins, a baker. The hank greenspun story narrated by academy award winner anthony hopkins and directed by emmy winner scott goldstein. The book worth a movie about hank greenspun i was at the afternoon viewing on june 18th, 2008. The hank greenspun story 2008 directed by scott goldstein. In 2008, sgp media produced the feature documentary about the life and times of hank. The hank greenspun story holds its world premier tonight at 6pm at the brenden theaters at the palms as part of cinevegas. Being new in town, a transplanted editor from njny, and wanting to learn more about vegas history, it made sense from my perspective to start with an examination of the life of hank greenspun.
Where i stand is the chronicle of hank greenspun s remarkable life as las vegas visionary, crusading newspaper publisher, target of the watergate burglars, convicted gun. This film presents a previously untold story of a genuine american hero, from his early days working for bugsy siegel, his secret life in the. The hank greenspun story 2008 toutes les infos sur le film complet where i stand. In addition, the documentary where i stand profiles late las vegas sun editor hank greenspun, whose son danny greenspun and daughterinlaw, cinevegas president robin greenspun, own the film. Jun 03, 2010 services were held thursday to honor philanthropist and publisher of the las vegas sun, barbara greenspun, who passed away tuesday at age 88. Welsh actor, author, filmproducer, and director anthony hopkins has been acting since 1965 when he first appeared on the tv series the man in room 17. In 2008, elik was invited to compose and conduct the music for the fulllength documentary, where i stand. Despite his highly successful career, hopkins has also acted in a few films that turned out to be failures. The film, narrated in the first person by anthony hopkins, tells the previously untold story of hank greenspun, who was one of the last the fire breathing, giveemhell crusading newspaper publishers. The hank greenspun story, which examines the remarkable life of greenspun, a. The hank greenspun story online stream download where i stand.
What are the release dates for where i stand the hank. Publicity photo hank greenspun, shown in an undated photo in the documentary where i stand, is portrayed as an observer of, participant in or cause of some major events of the 20th century. The atlanta jewish film festival is the largest film festival of any kind in the state of georgia. Academy award winner anthony hopkins relates this youve gotta see it to believe it story of hank greenspun, a fearless american hero whose exploits are the stuff of legends. Anthony hopkins biografie, poze, imagini, videoclipuri.1249 986 462 1412 563 749 361 943 136 251 1435 1206 149 1592 1197 1553 1498 69 1563 665 1164 1091 522 1163 1190 416 490 447 665 193 641 1349 1081 1 803 1151 229 1049