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1 hr ago | Daily Mail

Kate Beckinsale is in high spirits as she idles between takes on the set of her new movie

Absolutely Anything goes! Kate Beckinsale is in high spirits as she idles between takes on the set of her new movie She was last seen working up a sweat while filming an energetic scene on the set of her forthcoming movie, but Kate Beckinsale was significantly cooler on Wednesday as filming continued in London.

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Related Topix: Underworld, Horror Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Kate Beckinsale, Richard Beckinsale

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Dallas Observer

Klyde Warren Park Announces Classic Film Series to Start May 3

You know what sounds nice? Lounging on a picnic blanket, with a couple of sandwiches from Jimmy's Food Store and a glass of wine, while watching good guy Humphrey Bogart suck face with Lauren Bacall.

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, The Big Sleep, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Humphrey Bogart, Celebrities, Lauren Bacall

Dark Horizons News

Len Wiseman To Open A "Black Chapter"

"Underworld" and "Total Recall" director Len Wiseman is set to helm the sci-fi thriller "Black Chapter" for Skydance Productions.

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Related Topix: Total Recall, Horror Movies, Action Movies, Thriller, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Underworld, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Short, Comedy Movies

Cleveland.com

'Double Indemnity' film noir stars Fred MacMurray, Barbara...

After more than a dozen years of selling insurance, Walter Neff knows all the tricks people pull in making phony claims.

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Related Topix: Thriller, Double Indemnity, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, My Three Sons, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Fred MacMurray, Celebrities, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson, Movies

Daily Mail

Kate Beckinsale works up a sweat on the set of new film Absolutely Anything

She has worked on her fair share of films, enduring everything from squalid Thai prisons in Brokedown Palace to dramatic battles with werewolves for Underworld.

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Related Topix: Underworld, Horror Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Kate Beckinsale

Mon Apr 21, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Local Celebrities to Appear in Two Muses Theatre's Love, Loss and What I Wore, 5/30-6/15

Two Muses Theatre presents Love, Loss and What I Wore by famous screenwriter sisters, Nora Ephron and Delia Ephron .

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Related Topix: Theater, Love, Loss and What I Wore, Comedy Movies, Sleepless in Seattle, Thriller, Bewitched, Drama Movies, You've Got Mail, Eastlake (Seattle, WA), Greenwood (Seattle, WA)

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Asia News Network

Acclaimed Taiwan artist to stage postmodern,pop art exhibition

There is clearly a message, but what that message is and how that message should be interpreted depends on the spectator The arrival of pop art in the mid-20th century signified a blurring of lines between so-called low culture and high culture, again calling the definition and value of art into question.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Music!, Thriller, Crime Movies, Musical Movies, Drama Movies, Niagara, Celebrities, Vocal, Marilyn Monroe

Sat Apr 19, 2014

EDGE

TCM Greatest Classic Legends: Robert Mitchum

In spite of Robert Mitchum's notorious personal life and his many Hollywood scandals, he made countless films.

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Related Topix: Home from the Hill, Drama Movies, Adventure, Angel Face, Crime Movies, The Sundowners, Western, Celebrities, Robert Mitchum, Country

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Examiner.com

The Rules of the Gamine

It's difficult for me to contain the joy and delight of having SABRINA , Billy Wilder 's 1954 comedy masterpiece, in its best video rendition ever, a stunning hi-def, widescreen Blu-Ray .

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Related Topix: Thriller, Double Indemnity, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Humphrey Bogart, Executive Suite, William Holden, Audrey Hepburn, Martha Hyer

FlickrBlog

#FlickrFriday: No Way Out

Our new #FlickrFriday theme, challenges you to portrait that claustrophobic, entrapped feeling that you may get when you feel constricted in a narrow, tight space.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, No Way Out, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Celebrities, Kevin Costner

Philly.com

New DVDs: 'Touch of Evil,' 'Double Indemnity,' and more

One of most stylized, intense, and frantic films noir to come out of the 1950s, Touch of Evil features Welles - at his most corpulent, sweat-glazed worst - as a corrupt police captain put in charge of investigating a car bomb that kills a couple at the Mexican border.

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Related Topix: Thriller, Double Indemnity, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Charlton Heston, Janet Leigh, Fargo, Western, Movies, Entertainment

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The China Post

Acclaimed Taiwan artist to stage postmodern, pop art exhibition

The arrival of pop art in the mid-20th century signified a blurring of lines between so-called low culture and high culture, again calling the definition and value of art into question.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Music!, Thriller, Crime Movies, Musical Movies, Drama Movies, Niagara, Celebrities, Vocal, Marilyn Monroe

EDGE

TCM Greatest Classic Legends: Henry Fonda

Just in time for Spring cleaning, TCM is dusting off several vintage films for inclusion in its new DVD sets.

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Related Topix: Mister Roberts, Comedy Movies, War Movies, Drama Movies, Advise & Consent, Short, Thriller, Crime Movies, The Wrong Man, Western, Celebrities, Henry Fonda

BroadwayWorld.com

Sunset Boulevard to Run 5/16-6/14 at Blackfriars Theatre

Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber 's smash hit Broadway musical based on the classic Billy Wilder film comes to Blackfriars this May! Sunset Blvd. follows departed star of the silent screen era and tortured soul, Norma Desmond.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, Short, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Rochester, NY

Lexington Herald-Leader

'Mad as Hell': How 'Network was art that predicted life

If you are a budding movie buff, there are certain essentials required for your education.

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Related Topix: Family, War Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Rain, Chinatown, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, The Hospital, Short, Western, The Verdict, Celebrities, Faye Dunaway

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Classic noir "Double Indemnity" looks great on Blu-ray and packed with extras

"IF I HAD one movie to show people to explain what noir is, it's "Double Indemnity," says Eddie Muller, author of "Dark City: The Lost World of Film Noir."

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller, Double Indemnity, Fred MacMurray, Celebrities, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson, Little Caesar

The Oregonian

'Touch of Evil,' 'Double Indemnity' and more: Home Movies for the week of April 15

These two classic bookends of the film noir era are also two of the most revered titles in the Universal Studios library.

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Related Topix: Thriller, Double Indemnity, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Gothic, Orson Welles, Charlton Heston, Marlene Dietrich, Janet Leigh, Movies, Entertainment

New Yorker

DVD of the Week: "Kiss Me Deadly"

In the wake of the Second World War, the fear of sudden annihilation from nuclear weapons left its mark on new routines of domestic quasi-military preparedness and on art, both in subject and in tone, as in Robert Aldrich's film noir "Kiss Me Deadly," from 1955 .

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, Thriller, Kiss Me Deadly, Movies, Entertainment

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Daily Mail

Total Recall: Monty Python comedian Terry Jones directs a radiant...

Revealed: The homeless man who lives inside Manhattan Bridge in a tiny shack he's secretly called home for the past YEAR 'I'm a white girl from America, and it happened to me': Woman who spent seven years as sex worker after being 'trafficked' by her boyfriend warns anyone can fall prey How to get THREE TIMES more juice from your lemons - and other ... (more)

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Related Topix: Terry Jones, Horror Movies, Thriller, Total Recall, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Terrorism, Underworld, Short, Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies

Filmexperience.blogspot.com

Seasons of Bette: The Letter

I like his films because the first half part of them is always hilarious messy and then deadly serious in the second half.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, The Letter, Bette, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Bette Davis

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