Archive for the ‘The Swarm’ Category

Olivia de Havilland celebrates her 100th birthday

1st July 2016

Olivia de Havilland in The Swarm

Actress Olivia de Havilland (star of Irwin Allen’s The Swarm) celebrates her 100th birthday, today 1st July 2016.

Daily Mail – Timelessly Elegant at 100

The Guardian – Happy birthday Olivia de Havilland!

The Independent – Olivia de Havilland turns 100



Irwin Allen Competition

4th November 2011

IANN is running a new Irwin Allen competition. Competition closes on 10th November 2011:

Click here for details on how to enter the Irwin Allen Competition

First Prize: UK DVD for Season Two of Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea

Second Prize: Promotional Time Tunnel T Shirt (size XL)

Third Prize: 8 Irwin Allen movie photos including 2 from Towering Inferno, 2 from The Swarm, 2 from When Time Ran Out, 1 from The Story of Mankind (of Chico Marx) and 1 from The Big Circus

Fourth Prize: Fan produced Giants patch, 2 Giants photos, 1960’s Stefan Arngrim photo, and a Stefan Arngrim postcard from his appearance in Switch

Fifth Prize: British 1998 Lost in Space postcard, Colour 10×8 of Mark and Marta, and 3 small photos

Sixth Prize: Original publicity photo from The Night the Bridge Fell Down and Alice in Wonderland, plus a 10×8 of Desi Arnaz Jr. (star of The Night the Bridge Fell Down)

Arthur Herzog III

9th June 2010

Author Arthur Herzog III who wrote The Swarm died yesterday, 8th June 2010, at the age of 83.

New York Times Tribute to Arthur Herzog III

Irwin Allen Movie Comes True

6th June 2010

Steven Cateris has sent us the following link which illustrates that Irwin Allen’s movie The Swarm may have been truer to life than we might have thought!

The bees that ate Wall Street

The Swarm mentioned on Sky News

27th July 2009

Discussion on a news item in the Daily Telegraph about flying ants included mention of the classic Michael Caine movie The Swarm this evening.