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2 hrs ago |

Today in history: The death of Public Enemy No. 1

On July 22, 1934, one of America's most notorious bank robbers was gunned down outside Chicago's Biograph Theater.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Dillinger, Drama Movies, Action Movies, J. Edgar Hoover, Indianapolis, IN

3 hrs ago | CNN

Hoffman didn't want 'trust fund kids'

Philip Seymour Hoffman appears in 2013's "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire." Hoffman played the role of Plutarch Heavensbee, the head gamemaker in the film.


Related Topix: Moneyball, The Master, Doubt, Drama Movies, Boogie Nights, Almost Famous, Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, Capote, Music!, Adventure

3 hrs ago | Stroudnewsand Journal

Poet Adam Horovitz pens fitting tribute to Laurie Lee

AS STROUD celebrates the centenary of writer and poet Laurie Lee , a thoughtful book by another Slad poet forms a worthy tribute.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Cider with Rosie

4 hrs ago |

Lawmakers approve pair of new license plates

Members of the Legislature's transportation study committee submitted their recommendations to the Bureau of Motor Vehicles Tuesday afternoon.


Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Lincoln, Drama Movies, Indiana, Indiana Government

7 hrs ago | Stroudnewsand Journal

Bitter sweet twist after Slad Valley is saved

LAURIE LEE'S Slad Valley has been saved a day after the same developers had been given the green light to build 150 homes in Leonard Stanley - three miles away.


Related Topix: Cider with Rosie, Drama Movies

7 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

Foxcatcher, Rosewater And Whiplash Lead Early List Of Toronto Film Festival Titles

Bennett Miller's Foxcatcher is coming to the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival.


Related Topix: Moneyball, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Capote, Movies, Entertainment, Wild, Books

12 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

GOP Address: Obama Should Pick Up The Phone

In this week's Republican Address, Rep. Steve Scalise, R-Louisiana, discussed the importance of bipartisan jobs bills, blaming Congressional Democrats for blocking "bill after bill."


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln

13 hrs ago |

Happy 50th to the Inimitable John Leguizamo

Spot on. My first reaction after I finished watching it, was checking IMDB to see when the next one is coming.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar, Drama Movies, Moulin Rouge, Musical Movies, John Leguizamo

17 hrs ago |

'Deliverance' Hillbilly -- Ready to Show Hillbilly Mema a Goood Time

Love is in the air, or maybe that's just the backwoods -- but Herbert "Cowboy" Coward from "Hillbilly Blood" is about to hook up with Mema from "Hollywood Hillbillies."


Related Topix: Deliverance, Thriller, Adventure, Drama Movies

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Amy Ryan & Alan Alda Joining Steven Spielberg's Cold War Thriller

By the time the next film from Steven Spielberg hits theaters, it will have been nearly three years since Lincoln hit theaters.


Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln, Win Win, Amy Ryan

Cambridge Evening News

Dev Patel

Slumdog Millionaire star Dev Patel is to play a founding father of the digital age in a Hollywood movie to be filmed in Cambridge.


Related Topix: Slumdog Millionaire, The Last Airbender, Dev Patel, Casanova, Comedy Movies, Music!, Drama Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Jeremy Irons

This AntiHero Is The Worst: So Why Is He Still around?

Trying to decide which Showtime series possess the most unpleasant characters often depends on what time of years it us.


Related Topix: Ray, Short, Comedy Movies, Music!, Drama Movies

Beaverton Valley Times

Historian visits Lincoln exhibit at OHS - Monday, 21 July 2014 19:58

With six books and countless appearances to her name, Doris Kearns Goodwin is usually not at a loss for words.


Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln, Books, Team of Rivals, Theater, Arts, Washington

The Baltimore Sun

Baltimore featured in this week's 'Drunk History' on Comedy Central

Baltimore is featured tomorrow night on Comedy Central's "Drunk History" with Lutherville native Derek Waters and company re-enacting stories from the lives of Edgar Allan Poe, Francis Scott Key and Abraham Lincoln.


Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln, Entertainment, Television

National Public Radio

By Trolley, Train, Show Boat Or Surrey, These Musicals Will Move You

Barbra Streisand does a lot of singing on transit - over the course of Funny Girl, Funny Lady, Yentl and Hello Dolly she sings aboard a train, a plane, a taxi a tugboat, and an ocean liner.


Related Topix: Funny Lady, Comedy Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Hello, Dolly!, Funny Girl, Celebrities, Vocal, Barbra Streisand

John Densmore wins lawsuit against The Doors of the 21st Century

Doors history isn't all in ancient past when your grandparents were young, Jim Morrison noted 'we're passing through history' and there is some Doors history of the recent past.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Doors, Drama Movies, Music!, John Densmore, Jim Morrison, Ray Manzarek


Court: Philip Seymour Hoffman Didn't Want 'Trust Fund' Kids

Court documents show Philip Seymour Hoffman rejected his accountant's suggestion that he set aside money for his three children because he didn't want them to be "trust fund" kids.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Capote, Celebrities, Family, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Kids

Top 5 NY shows this week: John Lithgow, Patti LuPone, John Luther Adams

John Luther Adams at Lincoln Center - Pulitzer Prize winning composer John Luther Adams debuts his latest work "Sila: The Breath of the World" with top contemporary performers in the Hearst Plaza in free performances on Friday and Saturday presented by Lincoln Center Out of Doors and the Mostly Mozart Festival, Patti LuPone at 54 ... (more)


Related Topix: Musical Theater, Arts, Theater, Drama Movies, Gypsy, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Entertainment

The Plain Dealer

Civil War encampment at Lawnfield

As re-enactors of from the Army of the Shenandoah marched in formation across a shade-dappled Mentor field, a man dressed as Major General James A. Garfield bristled.


Related Topix: James A Garfield National Historic Site, US National Parks, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln

Sun Jul 20, 2014


Ray Donovan Recap: "Uber Ray"

In "Uber Ray," Ran Donovan has set up its major conflicts for the upcoming season, and so far, it's looking good.


Related Topix: Short, Comedy Movies, Music!, Ray, Drama Movies