John Lennon and May Pang. May says that "the lost weekend" was not so lost. While they were together, John had much more contact with his son, Julian. He also started playing music with all three of the other Beatles at different times. John also had a #1 single with Elton John, "Whatever Gets You Through The Night," while he was with May. There are some who say John was his happiest with May Pang.
In 1989, the movie Weekend at Bernie’s, starring Andrew McCarthy, Catherine Mary Stewart, Jonathan Silverman and Terry Kiser, also filmed in Southport, NC. Most of the scenes filmed for Weekend at Bernie’s were filmed at the Bald Head Island ferry landing and at different locations on the Cape Fear River.
British actor and director Ray Milland (1905-1986) had a screen career that ran from 1929 to 1985. He appeared in many Hollywood movies as the archetypal, unflappable British gentleman. Milland is best remembered for his gut-wrenching, Academy Award–winning portrayal of an alcoholic writer in The Lost Weekend (1945), the murder-plotting husband in Dial M for Murder (1954), and as Oliver Barrett III in Love Story (1970).