Found 224 articles matching Entertainment category.
  • Oct 21 2016
  • 21 Oct 2016

‘Spooky’ Movie Posters make Great Halloween Collectibles

The arrival of autumn always hints that one of the most favorite nights of the year is coming for collectors and children alike: “Halloween.” While […]

  • Oct 17 2016
  • 17 Oct 2016

Fabulous Finds: Rare Beatles 45 RPM Record

My “Fabulous Find” story begins with a caveat. We have to go back in time to the 1980s. Collectors looking for fabulous finds had a […]

  • Oct 7 2016
  • 7 Oct 2016

Connect with Your Favorite Television Shows by Collecting their Props

“Vitameatavegamin” is a classic story line used by Lucille Ball in her “I Love Lucy” television situation comedy in 1952. The character of Lucy Ricardo, […]

  • Oct 5 2016
  • 5 Oct 2016

Mechanical Music, More Politics & Mid-Century Mod Furniture featured in October’s Auction Highlights

Welcome back… Fall is my favorite time of year to attend an auction! The thrill of the hunt is heightened by the crisp weather, good […]

  • Aug 25 2016
  • 25 Aug 2016

Photographs from Harold Lloyd’s ‘Rogues’ Gallery’ to Cross Block at Julien’s

On September 23, 2016, Julien’s Auctions will have the privilege of auctioning the photographs of Harold Lloyd’s Rogues’ Gallery. The images, personally inscribed to Lloyd, […]

  • Aug 24 2016
  • 24 Aug 2016

Fabulous Find: A Hand-Made Appalachian Five-String Banjo

I’ve followed WorthPoint’s newsletter feature “Fabulous Finds” with enthusiasm. I enjoy reading personal stories from collectors about how they discovered a sought-after item. It is […]

  • Aug 1 2016
  • 1 Aug 2016

‘Birth of a Nation’ One Sheet Tops $1.7M Vintage Movie Poster Offering at Heritage

DALLAS – A one sheet poster for D.W. Griffith’s 1915 epic “The Birth of a Nation”—considered to be one of the most controversial and explicitly […]

  • Jun 1 2016
  • 1 Jun 2016

Is there Gold in Your Piano Bench? Collectible Vintage Sheet Music

While browsing through Russell Sanjek’s “American Popular Music and its Business” a statistic jumped off the page and stuck in my head: in 1918, the […]

  • May 31 2016
  • 31 May 2016

Two Hemispheres Circus Bandwagon Sold at Auction for a Record Quarter of a Million Dollars

The auctioneer’s hammer fell and Barnum & Bailey’s Two Hemispheres circus bandwagon sold for $250,000, the highlight of the spring Heritage Auctions Americana & Political […]

  • May 15 2016
  • 15 May 2016

Rinker on Collectibles: Sounding Off About Collecting Vinyl Records

Columbia Records introduced the microgroove vinyl long playing (LP) phonographic record in 1948. The vinyl LP had fine groves and a 33 1/3-speed, extending the […]