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8 hrs 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.

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

9 hrs ago | Examiner.com

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)

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

11 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

How 'Avatar 2' Will Make Box Office History

Cameron initiated the thread in advance of the April 13 premier of Years of Living Dangerously , his new nine-part documentary on climate change But it was lost on no one they were talking to the man behind the two highest-grossing films of all time -- Avatar and Titanic.

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Related Topix: Avatar, Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies

16 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

WonderCon 2014: Bill Paxton talks 'Edge of Tomorrow,' 'Avatar' sequels

Emily Blunt as Rita Vrataski and Tom Cruise as Bill Cage in the sci-fi thriller "Edge of Tomorrow."

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Short, Aliens, Thriller, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Avatar, Titanic, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Weird Science, Celebrities, Bill Paxton, Anaheim, CA, Movies, Entertainment

Sat Apr 19, 2014

FOX16

Steven Spielberg developing movie about Jewish priest

Director Steven Spielberg speaks onstage at TIME's screening of Lincoln and Q & A on October 25, 2012 in New York City.

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Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Munich, Thriller

Daily Mail

MoS DIARY: From Thrones to Rome... hail Sean, the new Caesar

He's made a career out of playing ruthless men who show their rivals no mercy - so Game Of Thrones star Sean Bean should be perfect as Julius Caesar in a new British film adaptation of Shakespeare's play.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Sean Bean, Julius Caesar, Drama Movies, Music!, Robert Sheehan

Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

A Birthday Tribute to George O'Brien

Handsome cowboy star George O'Brien was born in San Francisco on this date in 1899.

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Related Topix: She Wore a Yellow Ribbon, Cheyenne Autumn, Western, Fort Apache, Noah's Ark, Drama Movies, War Movies

Deadline

WonderCon: Warner Bros. Still Earns Cheers With Largely Star-Less...

Next to the all-star fireworks Warner Bros. unleashed at CinemaCon last month with Adam Sandler, Johnny Depp and Clint Eastwood, the studio kicked off WonderCon's Saturday movie schedule on a sleepy note with a low wattage of stars.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Short, Aliens, Thriller, Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Comedy Movies, Twister, Celebrities, Bill Paxton, Tornado, Natural Disasters, Avatar

NewMexiKen

April 19th Already Is a Holiday

Donahue has nearly 100 credits listed at IMDB, but foremost she was the oldest daughter on famed 1950s sitcom "Father Knows Best."

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Father Knows Best, Drama, Television, Elinor Donahue, The Untouchables, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

UNC Charlotte's Andrew Hartley is Shakespeare expert, best-selling author

Professor Andrew Hartley has been spearheading UNC Charlotte's program to connect audiences with 36 Shakespeare plays over six years.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Music!, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Macbeth, Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Nippertown!

MASS MoCA Announces Summer Season of Concerts, Films, More

Some of the big events for MASS MoCA's summer season have already been announced - including a concert by Beck in June and the fourth annual FreshGrass festival in September.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, 10-20, Apollo 13, Drama Movies, Adventure

RedOrbit

John C. Houbolt, Unsung Hero of the Apollo...

"In the space race of the 1950s and '60s, the leading voices were rocket scientist Wernher von Braun and another guy.

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Related Topix: Apollo 13, Drama Movies, Adventure, Neil Armstrong, Science / Technology, NASA

Hollywood Reporter

From Mike Ovitz to Leonardo DiCaprio: A Wall Street Criminal Recalls His Hollywood Heyday

The real Wolf of Wall Street? Nah. Dana Giacchetto, now under investigation again, calls himself the "Lamb of Wall Street" as he breaks his long-held silence about BFF DiCaprio, shares details of his intimate relationship with Ovitz, and asserts he had nothing to do with the suicide of CAA superstar Jay Moloney.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Leonardo DiCaprio, Sex Scandal, Medford, MA, Entertainment

ContactMusic.com

Any Regrets Johnny Depp? Here Are 10 Roles The Actor Could Have Had

Johnny Depp's latest movie ' Transcendence' has just been released and, well, critics aren't exactly bowled over by his latest offering.

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Related Topix: The Lone Ranger, Western, Action Movies, Celebrities, Johnny Depp, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Comedy Movies, Speed, Short, Thriller, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Keanu Reeves

BroadwayWorld.com

Photo Flash: First Look at Billy Zane, Jenn Gambatese and More in...

Lyric Opera of Chicago General Director Anthony Freud announced today four additional performances due to popular demand for Lyric Opera of Chicago's new production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's beloved Broadway musical The Sound of Music , , at the Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker Drive.

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Related Topix: Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Arts, Opera, Celebrities, Billy Zane, Chicago, IL

Thu Apr 17, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Flash Friday: Hey, JC! Jesus Christ Superstar Shines On

Today, in honor of Holy Week, we shine a special spotlight on one of the most revered and rockin' musicals ever written, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice 's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR.

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Related Topix: Jesus Christ Superstar, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Classical, Celebrities, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Arts, Opera

Collider

Steven Spielberg Reteaming with Tony Kushner for the Kidnapping of...

Though we still have no definitive word on what Steven Spielberg 's next project will be, the filmmaker is adding another incredibly promising project to his potential slate.

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Related Topix: Lincoln, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Thriller, Munich, The Cabin in the Woods

Sydney Morning Herald

Australians selected for Cannes

Two Australian films - the new hard-core drama from Animal Kingdom director David Michod and an indigenous story from Ten Canoes director Rolf de Heer - will screen in the official selection at the iconic Cannes Film Festival.

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Related Topix: Animal Kingdom, Ten Canoes, Comedy Movies, War Movies, Drama Movies, Adventure, Movies, Entertainment, Vampire News, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Twilight, Celebrities, Robert Pattinson, Guy Pearce

Canberra Times

Cannes Film Festival 2014 selects The Rover, Charlie's Country

Two Australian films - the new hard-core drama from Animal Kingdom director David Michod and an indigenous story from Ten Canoes director Rolf de Heer - will screen in the official selection at the iconic Cannes Film Festival.

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Related Topix: Movies, Entertainment, Animal Kingdom, Ten Canoes, Comedy Movies, War Movies, Drama Movies, Adventure, Vampire News, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Twilight, Celebrities, Robert Pattinson, Guy Pearce

Examiner.com

10 classic movies starring Vivien Leigh

British actress Vivien Leigh is best remembered today for her performance as a spoiled Southern belle in the classic Civil War drama, " Gone with the Wind " , but the star who so famously portrayed Scarlett O'Hara also played some of history's most memorable - and notorious - women.

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Related Topix: Sport Movies, A Yank at Oxford, War Movies, Drama Movies, Fire Over England, Adventure, Anna Karenina, A Streetcar Named Desire, Music!, Comedy Movies, Caesar and Cleopatra, Gone with the Wind

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