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3 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet

Acclaimed director and actor Lord Attenborough died on Sunday aged 90

Lord Attenborough's family have asked fans who want to pay tribute to the Oscar winner to make a donation to the care home where he spent his final years.


Related Topix: Richard Attenborough, Brighton Rock, Thriller, Crime Movies, Horror Movies, Jurassic Park, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Ben Kingsley

3 hrs ago | Manchester Journal

Kevin Spacey to sing in 1-night-only concert in DC

He has lied, cheated and killed, but "House of Cards" President Frank Underwood isn't done yet.


Related Topix: Music!, Beyond the Sea, Biography Movies, Pay It Forward, Musical Movies, American Beauty, Celebrities, Kevin Spacey, Pop/Rock, Bobby Darin

6 hrs ago | The Republic

Famed NASA flight director to speak at Purdue

The former NASA flight director who helped bring Apollo 13's astronauts back to Earth following a deep-space explosion will deliver a lecture at Purdue University next month.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, NASA, Apollo 13, History Movies, Adventure

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Highs and lows at 66th Emmy awards

TV's biggest night was marked by levity and goofy silliness, as always. It was an opportunity for weary viewers to take their minds off tragic news headlines, if only for a moment.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Breaking Bad, Short, Comedy Movies, Er, The Good Wife, Soap Opera, ER, Drama, Julianna Margulies

JAM! Showbiz

Vincent Kartheiser to play Billy Wilder in Off Broadway play

"Mad Men" actor Vincent Kartheiser will play legendary Hollywood writer-director Billy Wilder in "Billy and Ray," the Off Broadway play directed by Garry Marshall.


Related Topix: Film Noir, Crime Movies, Thriller, Double Indemnity, Vincent Kartheiser, Theater, Arts


Publisher acquires Robin Williams biography

A New York Times cultural reporter who has written extensively about Robin Williams is working on a book about the late actor-comedian.


Related Topix: Good Will Hunting, Celebrities, Robin Williams

Brandon Sun

Richard Dreyfuss reflects on his life and career ahead of Fan Expo appearance

Academy Award-winning actor Richard Dreyfuss says that of his classic 1970s films, he believes "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" will be watched a hundred years from now.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Adventure, Jaws, Comedy Movies, The Goodbye Girl, Down and Out in Beverly Hills, The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz, Tin Men, Richard Dreyfuss

KURB-FM Little Rock

"Key Largo" Gets Huge Sales Boost from Lauren Bacall's Death

The death of screen legend Lauren Bacall earlier this month had an unintended consequence on the charts: the 1982 hit " Key Largo " by Bertie Higgins, which mentions her, experienced a massive sales increase.


Related Topix: Film Noir, Thriller, Crime Movies, Key Largo, Celebrities, Lauren Bacall

Lamar Daily News

5 things to watch for at the Venice Film Festival

The 71st Venice Film Festival opens this week, bringing 11 days of high art and Hollywood glamour to the canal-crossed Italian city.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, 21 Grams, Thriller, Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, Batman, Action Movies, Adventure, The Amazing Spider-Man, Stone, Mystery Movies

Emmys bid adieu to Robin Williams

With a lump in his throat and a sombre tremble in his voice, actor Billy Crystal paid a cosmic tribute to Robin Williams at the Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday, two weeks after the comedian died in an apparent suicide.


Related Topix: Good Will Hunting, Comedy Movies, Emmy Awards, Mrs. Doubtfire, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Robin Williams


Jim Parsons wins Emmy as best actor in comedy

Jim Parsons, the lovable geek on "The Big Bang Theory," is the winner of his fourth Emmy Award for best actor in a comedy series.


Related Topix: The Big Bang Theory, Comedy, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Jim Parsons, Thriller, Fargo, Crime Movies, Western, Anchorage, AK

Mon Aug 25, 2014


Show Bits: Making it up to mom and dad

Show Bits brings you the 66th annual Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles through the eyes of Associated Press journalists.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Normal, Celebrities, Jessica Lange, Comedy, Seinfeld

Brandon Sun

'Hamlet,' 'Sound of Music,' 'Anne Frank,' among 2015 Stratford productions

"Hamlet," "The Diary of Anne Frank" and "The Sound of Music" are among the productions heading to the Stratford Festival next year.


Related Topix: The Taming of the Shrew, Comedy Movies


13 Reasons Aaliyah Is Still One In A Million

Today marks 13 years after R&B star Aaliyah tragically passed away in a plane crash.


Related Topix: Romeo Must Die, Thriller, Crime Movies, Action Movies, R-N-B, Black Entertainment, Aaliyah

ABC 33/40

Correction: Britain-Obit-Richard Attenborough

A child who authorities say was abducted from her kindergarten classroom and sexually assaulted during a 19-hour ordeal believes her attacker was a man, but prosecutors call the young woman who went on trial Monday... A child who authorities say was abducted from her kindergarten classroom and sexually assaulted during a 19-hour ordeal believes her ... (more)


Related Topix: In Which We Serve, War Movies, Crime Movies, Brighton Rock, Thriller, Richard Attenborough, Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government, Texas

Brandon Sun

Prince to release new album and music with female band 3RDEYEGIRL, first since '20Ten'

The pop icon announced Monday that he would release "Art Official Age" on Warner Bros.


Related Topix: Purple Rain, Music!, Black Entertainment, Prince, Pop-Funk

CBS 3 Springfield

Crews work to learn cause of 'Notorious' sinking yacht

Crews spent most of the day Sunday uprighting and extracting a yacht to determine what caused a leak that contributed to its sinking.


Related Topix: Planet of the Apes, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Charlton Heston, Holyoke, MA, Springfield, MA

Richard Attenborough brought Gandhiji alive: Indian celebs

Mumbai, Aug 25: Paying tributes to late Oscar-winning actor-filmmaker Richard Attenborough Monday, Indian celebrities like Anil Kapoor and Shobhaa De recalled the importance of his monumental film "Gandhi", which brought Mahatma Gandhi's life story alive cinematically for the generations to come.


Related Topix: Richard Attenborough, Crime Movies, Brighton Rock, Thriller, Anil Kapoor

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Daily Record

Richard Attenborough dead: Tributes paid to actor and director after his death aged 90

The 41-year-old Radio 4 favourite wrote on Twitter: "What an extraordinary, wonderful and varied goodie bag of brilliant work Richard Attenborough leaves us to enjoy.


Related Topix: Richard Attenborough, Crime Movies, Brighton Rock, Thriller, In Which We Serve, War Movies, Twitter

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

Bruckheimer: I'm not a horror fan

The US filmmaker has backed horror thriller Deliver Us From Evil, directed by Scott Derrickson, who previously took the reins on other scary movies such as The Exorcism Of Emily Rose, Hellraiser: Inferno and Sinister.


Related Topix: Deliver Us from Evil, Sinister, The Exorcism of Emily Rose, Horror Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies