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1 hr ago | NewMexiKen

Ron Howard's Brother Hits the Double Nickel

Ron Howard's brother has more than 200 film and television credits including roles in many of his brother's films - Cocoon , Apollo 13 , Cinderella Man and Frost/Nixon come to mind.


Related Topix: Frost/Nixon, Sport Movies, Apollo 13, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Cocoon, Cinderella Man, History Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies

5 hrs ago | Collider

WonderCon: Deliver Us from Evil Panel Recap Featuring Jerry...

At WonderCon , Sony Pictures previewed a new trailer for their upcoming 'based-on-a-true-story' release Deliver Us From Evil .


Related Topix: Sinister, Olivia Munn, Hot Chicks, Community, Entertainment, Television, Joel McHale, Short, Thriller, Crime Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Domino

6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dead at 76 after battle with prostate cancer

Carter spent 19 years in prison after being wrongfully convicted of three murders at a New Jersey tavern in 1966 His ordeal and the alleged racial motivations behind it were publicized in Bob Dylan's 1975 protest song Hurricane Carter's life story was later adapted into the 1999 movie The Hurricane in which he was portrayed by Denzel Washington ... (more)


Related Topix: Sport Movies, The Hurricane, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Prison, Bob Dylan, Pop/Rock, Celebrities, Denzel Washington, Paterson, NJ

6 hrs ago |

Animal welfare activists picket Liam Neeson's home

Animal rights activists protesting outside Liam Neeson's home say they don't agree with him that New York's carriage horses should keep working.Neeson didn't appear Saturday as about 50 demonstrators filled the sidewalk in front of his Manhattan... Animal welfare activists are not happy about Liam Neeson 's support for horse-drawn carriages in New ... (more)


Related Topix: Taken, Thriller, Drama Movies, Horror Movies, Animal Rights, War Movies, History Movies, Michael Collins, Liam Neeson, Celebrities, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

7 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dead at 76 after losing battle with prostate cancer

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer who was wrongly convicted of a triple murder in 1966 but spent two decades in jail died on Sunday after a long battle with prostate cancer.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, The Hurricane

9 hrs ago | Green Bay Press-Gazette

Lueders: Sen. Dale Schultz exits, shaking his head

Dale Schultz tells a story he heard about a recent meeting of Republicans in the state's 6th congressional district.


Related Topix: US News, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln

13 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Detroit native Tom Skerritt comes home Tuesday to reflect on his life, Hollywood times

Tom Skerritt figures he was 8, maybe 9, years old when he attended Saturday-morning cultural programs intended to give Detroit public school kids their first glimpse of the city's arts gems.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Harold and Maude, Drama Movies, A River Runs Through It, Horror Movies, Comedy, Picket Fences, Thriller, Action Movies, Alien³, Entertainment, Drama, Science Fiction Movies, Television

15 hrs ago |

Grant calls for end of prisoner exchanges

LIBRARY OF CONGRESSIn April 1864, Ulysses S. Grant issued an order calling for a halt to prisoner exchanges with the Confederate government.


Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Lincoln, Drama Movies, Massachusetts

Sat Apr 19, 2014

CBS Local

Quinn Staying Out Of Debate On Obama Presidential Library Subsidy

Governor Quinn is staying out of the argument over Thursday's unusual Illinois House Executive Committee vote on state financing for an Obama presidential library.


Related Topix: Pat Quinn, US Governors, Illinois, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln


Tax Day Shows Need for Tax Reform

The Titanic sank on that day in 1912 . Abraham Lincoln died after being mortally wounded the day before.


Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Lincoln, Drama Movies, Tax, Opinion

Award Winning Leslie Uggams to Star in Connecticut Repertory Theatre's GYPSY, 7/10-20

According to The Courant, Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress Lesli Uggams will be starring as Mama Rose in the Connecticut Repertory Theatre's upcoming production of Gypsy.


Related Topix: Gypsy, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Emmy Awards, Musical Movies, Entertainment, Television, 10-20

I Met Thelma Schoonmaker at the TCM Film Festival

Your suscription dimes make an enormous difference to The Film Experience in terms of stability and budget to dream bigger.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Raging Bull, Black Narcissus, Music!, Family, The Red Shoes, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Michael Powell

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Elmira's connection to Lincoln's assassination

If only they had known there was a spy in their midst. Right in Elmira. Someone who was implicated in the plot to assassinate Abraham Lincoln.


Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln, Elmira, NY, Canandaigua, NY

Rattlestick's Ode to Joy Ends Extended Run Today

David Van Asselt and Managing Director Brian Long have announced that following strong reviews, the world premiere of Ode to Joy , written and directed by Craig Lucas , ends its run today, April 19 at the Cherry Lane Theatre , 38 Commerce Street.


Related Topix: The Dying Gaul, Drama Movies, Law and Order: Criminal Intent, Crime TV, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Oz, George Wallace, Comedy Movies, What About Bob?

Fri Apr 18, 2014


Peter Cincotti Does It His Way

When Peter Cincotti was seventeen years old, he sat down at a piano to play one of the biggest gigs of his life.


Related Topix: Music!, Beyond the Sea, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Travel, us Travel, North America Travel, New York City Travel, Black Entertainment, Ray Charles, Blues, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

Hudson Hub-Times

Lincoln locomotive replica won't visit Columbus

A full-size replica of a steam locomotive that pulled Abraham Lincoln's funeral car won't stop at the Ohio Statehouse as scheduled next week.


Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln, Springfield, IL

The Daily Beast

Met Gala Gets Even More ExclusiveBy The Fashion Beast Team

Anna Wintour Wants "More Exclusivity" at Met Gala: For this year's Metropolitan Museum Gala and Costume Exhibit, high fashion and exclusivity is a top priority for Anna Wintour.


Related Topix: Marie Antoinette, Drama Movies, Arts, Photography


New 'Godzilla' featurette revealed - watch

A new Godzilla featurette has been revealed - scroll down and click to watch. The clip includes an interview with director Gareth Edwards, who discusses his approach to the film and reveals that he wanted to treat the monster blockbuster "seriously".


Related Topix: Monsters, Kick-Ass, Aaron Johnson, Martha Marcy May Marlene, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln, David Strathairn

Radio Times

Benedict Cumberbatch to play Ian Fleming?

Is Benedict Cumberbatch about to become the latest actor to portray Ian Fleming? According to Hollywood insiders The Tracking Board , the Sherlock star has been offered the role of the James Bond creator in a new biopic exploring the origins of his famous secret agent.


Related Topix: Hawking, Drama Movies, Ian Fleming, Benedict Cumberbatch, Vocal, Source Code, Moon

Ain't It Cool News

So, what's Steven Spielberg's slate looking like these days?

Ahoy, squirts! Quint here. Ever since Robopocalypse was put on hiatus last year everybody has wondered what The Beard has been up to.


Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Lincoln, Drama Movies