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Pierce Brosnan: I could have been Tim Burton's Batman

The former James Bond met with the director while he was looking for his Caped Crusader for 1989's Batman, but he admits he couldn't quite see himself in the superhero role.

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, Family, Batman, Action Movies, Thriller, Adventure

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Brandon Sun

TIFF names Sept. 5 Bill Murray Day with free screenings of 'Ghostbusters,' 'Stripes'

Festival organizers announced Wednesday that they were dedicating one day of their 2014 movie marathon to the wise-cracking star.

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Related Topix: Stripes, War Movies, Drama Movies, Short, Celebrities, Bill Murray

Press-Telegram

Exile Noir film series, a Frozena sing-along among special movie screenings in Los Angeles area

The UCLA Film & Television Archive shines a light on 1940s-50s melodramas in its series “Exile Noir” running through September at the Billy Wilder Theater at the Hammer Museum.

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Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Film Noir, Thriller, Double Indemnity, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Theater, Arts, Hollywood, Short, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Barbara Stanwyck

The Willits News

Johnny Depp to star with daughter in 'Yoga Hosers'

Here's a new take on bring your daughter to work: Johnny Depp will star alongside 15-year-old daughter Lily-Rose Depp in the upcoming comic book film "Yoga Hosers," according to Hollywood Reporter.

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Related Topix: The Lone Ranger, Western, Action Movies, Celebrities, Johnny Depp, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Los Angeles, CA, Chasing Amy, Drama Movies, Kevin Smith

Salisbury Journal

Henry reveals Pryor appointment

The actor, who appeared at the theatre on London's Southbank three years ago in William Shakespeare's The Comedy Of Errors, said the role meant he could keep his "hand in" with stand-up.

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Related Topix: Stir Crazy, Brewster's Millions, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Richard Pryor

WXLO-FM Worcester

Largest-Ever Collection of Madonna Memorabilia Going on the Auction Block This Fall

Over the years, various items of clothing or objects owned by Madonna have been sold at auction to collectors, but this fall will see the largest-ever collection of memorabilia from the Queen of Pop go under the hammer in Beverly Hills.

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Related Topix: Sport Movies, Short, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, A League of Their Own, Celebrities, Dance, Madonna, Pop/Rock, Punk

The Island Packet

Although a bit anti-climactic, 'The One I Love' a solid start for young director

"The One I Love" is a clever, lightweight amuse-bouche of a movie built around a conceit that can't be talked about in any detail without unraveling the whole thing.

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Related Topix: Safety Not Guaranteed, Jeff, Who Lives at Home, Cyrus, The Puffy Chair, Ojai, CA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Rock102online.com

Stellar 'It's Only a Play' cast welcomes Rupert Gr...

British actor Rupert Grint, best known as wizard Ron Weasley in the "Harry Potter" film franchise, makes his Broadway debut as a young, wunderkind director alongside a stellar ensemble cast in the show business comedy, "It's Only a Play."

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Related Topix: The Producers, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick, F. Murray Abraham

KION 46

4th Stryker Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division leaving Iraq

The brother of fellow film director Ridley Scott, the 68-year-old director wrote two notes before his death, including a message left in his Los Angeles office for family members.

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Related Topix: Sport Movies, Crime Movies, Days of Thunder, Drama Movies, Beverly Hills Cop II, Action Movies, Thriller, Los Angeles County, CA

Lake County Record-Bee

David Letterman offers touching Robin Williams tribute

David Letterman paid tribute Monday to his friend of 38 years, Robin Williams, who committed suicide last week at his Tiburon home.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Mork and Mindy, Entertainment, Television, Late Show With David Letterman, Jumanji, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Robin Williams, David Letterman, Suicide

Times-Standard

Fisher Stevens goes on a filmmaking 'Mission Blue'

When Fisher Stevens approached prominent oceanographer Sylvia Earle about featuring both her life and her work in a documentary, she resisted the idea.

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Related Topix: Short, Hero, War Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Fisher Stevens, Oceanography, Science

WMGL-FM North Charleston

Debbie Reynolds to Receive SAG Life Achievement Award

Debbie Reynolds is set to receive the highest award from the Screen Actors Guild.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Singin' in the Rain, Musical Movies, Debbie Reynolds, Family, SAG Awards

Hampshire Chronicle

Bana: Fans can't hide from horror

Eric Bana has joked that covering their eyes won't help cinema-goers escape the scary scenes in his new film, Deliver Us From Evil.

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Related Topix: Eric, Drama Movies, Deliver Us from Evil, Eric Bana

Amherst Daily News

Don Pardo, longtime 'Saturday Night Live' announcer dies; voice graced TV, radio for decades

Few would recognize his face, but most would know his voice: that booming baritone that for nearly four decades would introduce the lineups on "Saturday Night Live."

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Drama Movies, Radio Days, Jimmy Fallon

Daily Mail

I won't be seen dead in this! Hilarious video shows cat refusing to ...

Two shot as violence descends on Ferguson for NINTH night: Gas mask-clad reporters look on as cops fire tear gas at Molotov cocktail-wielding protesters in scenes resembling war zone Friend of cop who shot Michael Brown says teen 'punched officer and tried to grab his gun before bum-rushing him' One young man's life cut short - another's changed ... (more)

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Drama Movies, Mrs. Doubtfire

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Debbie Reynolds To Receive Lifetime Honour

The 82-year-old will receive the union's highest accolade, the lifetime achievement award, at the SAG awards ceremony in January.

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Related Topix: Singin' in the Rain, Musical Movies, Debbie Reynolds

WMGL-FM North Charleston

Mara Wilson Recalls Robin Williams 'Was Different with Grown-Ups'

Mrs. Doubtfire star Mara Wilson was too devastated last week to talk about the death of her on-screen father, Robin Williams.

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Related Topix: Mrs. Doubtfire, Drama Movies, What Dreams May Come, Animation Movies, Short, Aladdin, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Kids

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The News Tribune

It's time to hand out the Summer Cinema Oscars

Summer's spent, cinematically. So it's time to tally up the take, pat a few folks on the back and pass the buck of blame around Hollywood for the cinema season that was.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, The Trip, Drama Movies, Action Movies

KRVN-AM Lexington

New Zealander Reveals Private "Bucket List" Message from Robin Williams

Days after Robin Williams apparently took his own life, a New Zealander revealed his wife received a private message from the Oscar winner to try to raise her spirits.

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Related Topix: Short, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Jack, Celebrities, New Zealand, Oceania, Robin Williams, World News, Suicide

The Island Packet

Maggie Gyllenhaal says she had to grow up for 'The Honorable Woman'

As a child, Nessa witnessed the brutal assassination of her father, a Zionist arms dealer, and three decades later she is committed to using her wealth and influence to foster peace and prosperity in the Middle East.

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Related Topix: Crazy Heart, Drama Movies, Secretary, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Recreational Vehicle, Honey

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