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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Classic Family Reading

She's met outrageous friends, fought off flying monkeys and even slayed a pair of witches.


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6 hrs ago | Collider

New Into the Woods Images Reveal Anna Kendrick's Cinderella, Chris...

The Disney production stars James Corden and Emily Blunt as a Baker and his wife who venture into the woods to confront the witch responsible for putting a curse on the childless couple.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Music!, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Classical, Stephen Sondheim, Begin Again, James Corden

10 hrs ago | The Tribune

Allison Williams headed skyward as NBC's Peter Pan

This May 5, 2014 file photo shows Allison Williams at The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala celebrating "Charles James: Beyond Fashion," in New York.


Related Topix: Peter Pan, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Girls, Entertainment, Allison Williams

11 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

'Girls' star Allison Williams headed skyward as flying hero of NBC's live musical 'Peter Pan'

The network announced Wednesday that Williams will play the boy who refused to grow up in NBC's new staging of "Peter Pan Live!" The live telecast of this musical classic will air Dec. 4. The 26-year-old actress-comedian plays Marnie Michaels on HBO's comedy "Girls," for which she has recorded several songs.


Related Topix: Peter Pan, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Girls, Entertainment, Television, Allison Williams, The Mindy Project

12 hrs ago |

'Peter Pan' is very strong

Sometimes, "P" is for fantasy. This column recently reviewed the first "Pirates of the Caribbean" film and "The Princess Bride".


Related Topix: Family, Peter Pan, Adventure, Musical Movies, Jeremy Sumpter

13 hrs ago |

Amazing castle stays

Are you looking to create that "definable moment" for your next vacation? Perhaps you'd like to indulge that noble heritage you recently discovered through Enjoy a catered picnic along the shores of a private fishing lake? Or dabble in some equestrian activity while visiting the Royal Stables? With a little advance planning you can ... (more)


Related Topix: Robin Hood, Comedy Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Musical Movies

17 hrs ago | Boise Weekly

Guilty Displeasures

Our nation's purveyors of pomp have failed their charge. In the simplest terms, movie studios have turned their backs on the nation's audiences; and those audiences, in turn, have turned away from the silver screen and toward their TV screens.


Related Topix: Boise, ID, Oblivion, Western, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Alice in Wonderland, Comedy Movies, Family, Musical Movies, After Earth

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Laura Wickham Stars in Iris Theatre's Alice Through the Looking Glass, Now thru Aug 30

After last summer's critical success with a promenade adaptation of Lewis Carroll 's Alice in Wonderland, Iris Theatre are returning to the gardens and grounds of St Paul's Church, Covent Garden for a sixth year of family-friendly theatre, and its sequel, Alice through the Looking Glass.


Related Topix: Alice in Wonderland, Family, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies

Christopher Walken cast in Disney's 'The Jungle Book' remake

Disney thinks so. The company announced Tuesday that Walken has joined the cast of its live action remake of "The Jungle Book."


Related Topix: Seven Psychopaths, The Jungle Book, Comedy Movies, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Christopher Walken, Jazz, Louis Prima


The quantum Cheshire cat: Scientists separate a particle from its properties

The Quantum Cheshire Cat: Can a particle be separated from its properties? On July 29, the prestigious journal, Nature Communications , published the results of the first Cheshire Cat experiment, separating a neutron from its magnetic field, conducted by Chapman University in Orange, CA, and Vienna University of Technology.


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AMC comedy 'We Hate Paul Revere' gets 'Office Space' star Ron Livingston

The first comedy pilot from AMC will be a nice counterpart to the Revolutionary War hit drama TURN and it now has a face.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Office Space, Ron Livingston

Ilkeston Advertiser

Bloomin' marvellous! How award-winning gardening club has grown

Today the 'Tiser can reveal the inspiration behind an award-winning gardening club at an Ilkeston school which has gone on to impress both royalty and famous celebrities with its horticultural excellence.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, World News, Derbyshire County, England, United Kingdom, Alice in Wonderland, Family, Musical Movies, Comedy Movies

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

A 12-year movie shoot became 'Boyhood'

Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" is a coming-of-age story in which the lead actor , as well as his character, literally come of age before viewers' eyes.


Related Topix: Before Midnight, Boyhood, Waking Life, Drama Movies, Richard Linklater, Medium, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Celebrities, Ethan Hawke

BBC News

Die Hard actor Shigeta dies aged 81

James Shigeta, one of the first prominent Asian-American actors in the early 1960s who memorably appeared in 1988 film Die Hard, has died aged 81. The actor made his debut in 1959 as a detective in The Crimson Kimono and starred in Rodgers and Hammerstein adaptation Flower Drum Song in 1961.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Flower Drum Song, Musical Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Mulan, Adventure, James Shigeta, Entertainment, Drama, Television, World News

James Shigeta, Star of Flower Drum Song Film, Passes Away

According to Variety , Asian-American actor James Shigeta , known for his role as 'Wang Ta' in the 1961 film adaptation of the Broadway musical FLOWER DRUM SONG, died today, July 28, 2014.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Flower Drum Song, Musical Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Mulan, Adventure, James Shigeta, Asian-American, Nancy Kwan

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Actor James Shigeta is dead at age 81

Mr. Shigeta was a Hawaiian born third-generation American of Japanese descent. After studying drama at New York University, Shigeta served in the Marines during the Korean conflict, rising to the rank of Staff Sergeant.


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On this Day in Movie History, July 28, 1951:Disney releases Alice in Wonderland

On this day, July 28, 1951, the Walt Disney film " Alice in Wonderland " was released.


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Film School Rejects

Christopher Walken in Disney's 'The Jungle Book'...

This morning, Deadline revealed that two new actors have come aboard the all-singing, all-dancing, all-CG wildlife pic directed by Jon Favreau .


Related Topix: The Jungle Book, Comedy Movies, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Christopher Walken, Breaking Bad, Entertainment, Television, Giancarlo Esposito, Children TV, Animated TV, TaleSpin

Eva Green to Reteam with Tim Burton for 'Miss Peregrine's Home'

After teaming up with direct Tim Burton for the lackluster Dark Shadows , the stunning and brilliant Eva Green will reunite with the director of Batman and Beetlejuice for another project.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Dark Shadows, Alice in Wonderland, Family, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Eva Green

It's Relevant

Avon Theatre Celebrates 75th Anniversary

On Tuesday, August 12, the Avon Theatre will present a special free screening of the Wizard of Oz to celebrate the 75th anniversary of both the film and the theatre.


Related Topix: Family, Short, Comedy Movies, The Wizard of Oz, Adventure, Musical Movies, Judy Garland, Celebrities, Jazz