Vegas on TV

BEHIND THE CAMERA: ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ traded Bruce Willis for George Clooney (and his keg of Guinness), missed out on Bill Murray and made stars of the Bellagio fountains

Vegas personified? Ocean’s Eleven. Simple as that. Vegas purists will, naturally, always prefer the 1960 Rat Packer original — with the numeral in the title …

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BEHIND THE CAMERA: ‘Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas’ escaped being a cartoon, gambled its production budget at the tables and earned Johnny Depp praise from Russians

Regarding this flick as one of the great cinematic portraits of Las Vegas confirms one indisputable fact: You’re stoned — which aligns nicely with the …

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Vegas on TV

Behind the Camera: ‘The Las Vegas Story’ pitted producer Howard Hughes against controversial screenwriter

On-screen? Intermittently entertaining and ultimately forgettable. Off-screen? Politically polarizing and ultimately historic. Such is the legacy of The Las Vegas Story, a noir-ish 1952 crime …

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