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Friday Aug 29 | Grand Haven Tribune

Tragic death may serve to shine light on depression

The recent suicide of Robin Williams is one such tragedy. That such a talented actor decided he needed to end his life at age 63 is extremely sad.

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Related Topix: Depression, Family, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Opinion

Friday Aug 29 | The First Perspective-Aboriginal

The Legacy Of Laughter

His story reminded me of one my favourite operas and one of the most well known operatic performances in modern culture.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Popeye, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Animation Movies, Short, Mrs. Doubtfire, Aladdin, Drama Movies, Patch Adams, Celebrities, Robin Williams

Wed Aug 27, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

New York Times Writer to Pen Robin Williams Biography

The Hollywood Reporter reveals that New York Times writer Dave Itzkoff , who wrote Robin Williams 's obituary for the newspaper, will pen a biography on the actor.

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Related Topix: The Butler, Comedy, Mork and Mindy, Entertainment, Television, The Fisher King, Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Aladdin, Jumanji, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Musical Movies

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Robin Williams' 'Fisher King' shown free Sunday at Alamo

Very few theaters have the financial ability to just drop everything and, with practically zero time to plan, start celebrating an actor not so much because it is the right thing to do - but rather because, deep down, management knows that their customers want them to provide more wide-screen memories.

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Related Topix: The Fisher King, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Insomnia, Comedy, Popeye, Family, Mork and Mindy, Adventure, Musical Movies, Entertainment, Television, Jumanji, Action Movies

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Switched

Watch Uncensored Robin Williams Joke Used In Emmys Tribute

Acclaimed actor and Oscar-winning director Sir Richard Attenborough, whose film career on both sides of the camera spanned 60 years, died on Aug. 24, 2014.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Family, Adventure, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Richard Attenborough, Drama, Film Noir, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Key Largo

BroadwayWorld.com

Stage Tube: Billy Crystal Honors Robin Williams at 2014 Emmy Awards

Billy Crystal honored the late Robin Williams tonight at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, The Butler, Comedy, Mork and Mindy, Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Aladdin, Jumanji, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Musical Movies

Wawatay News

The Legacy Of Laughter

His story reminded me of one my favourite operas and one of the most well known operatic performances in modern culture.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Popeye, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Arts, Opera, Animation Movies, Short, Mrs. Doubtfire, Aladdin, Drama Movies, Patch Adams

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

On Tap Today: Free music in Lake Park, free Robin Williams movie at...

Listen to some free music: Aldatu, a consort of international classic artists put together by Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra principal bassist Zachary Cohen , is closing out the Musical Mondays series in Lake Park , 2975 N. Lake Park Road, with a performance Monday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Watch a free movie outdoors: Brocach Irish Pub salutes the late ... (more)

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Related Topix: Family, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Milwaukee, WI, Entertainment

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Travel smart: Rebirth for a Virgin Islands resort

A Caribbean resort is rising from the dead -- and it has singer Jimmy Buffett to thank.

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Related Topix: World News, Virgin Islands, Central America, Jimmy Buffett, Pop/Rock, Family, Comedy Movies, Adventure

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Click2Houston

Freebie Friday: August 22

August 22, 2014: Fans of Robin Williams can find tributes for the fallen comedian on the cheap.

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Related Topix: Family, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Robin Williams

Examiner.com

Robin Williams' 10 most memorable movie roles from CBS

Robin Williams has played some memorable roles over his career. We take a look back at his top 10 most memorable, fun-loving roles according to CBS News.

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Related Topix: Jumanji, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Robin Williams

Missourian

Budgets need to match mental health awareness

The suicide of Robin Williams has inspired another national dialogue about mental illness.

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Related Topix: Family, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Robin Williams

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Sky News

Robin Williams' Ashes Scattered By Family

The star's death certificate shows he was cremated the day after his suicide at his home near San Francisco.

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Naples Daily News

Eddie Griffin delivers raw, uncut standup a oeYoua re going to get it...

San Carlos Park, Fla. - Comedian Eddie Griffin recalled the time he met Robin Williams at the Comedy Store in southern California.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Cosby, Entertainment, Television, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Scary Movie 3, Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, Undercover Brother, Action Movies, Eddie Griffin, Family, Adventure

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Milwaukee movies off the grid: Aug. 22-27

"The Goonies": Kids set out to find adventure in this 1985 action-comedy. 7:30 Friday, Marcus Center for the Performing Arts' Peck Pavilion.

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Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, Comedy Movies, Singin' in the Rain, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Gene Kelly, Big-Band, Family, Adventure, Movies, Entertainment

ContactMusic.com

Robin Williams loved ones still in shock

The 'Hook' actor was found hanged at his home on August 11 and his loved ones are still struggling to comprehend the fact he took his own life as he hadn't seemed to be in ''distress'' in the days leading up to his suicide.

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Related Topix: Family, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Suicide

The Citizens' Voice

Psu W-B, Movies 14 to host Robin Williams film series

Penn State Wilkes-Barre and R/C Wilkes-Barre Movies 14 will host a film and discussion series on Robin Williams.

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BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Profile: Dame Maggie Smith Emmy-Nominated Star of Stage and Screen

If you want to follow along and interact with all of BroadwayWorld's Emmy coverage, check out This morning we are taking a look at the illustrious career of Dame Maggie Smith .

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Related Topix: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Quartet, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Comedy Movies, Downton Abbey, Family, Adventure, Maggie Smith

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Capital City Weekly

What is your favorite Robin Williams movie? Why?

"Probably Hook. I really like the part where they just got to the house and... I think it was the grandma just got to the door and shut it."

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Family, R.V., Adventure, Animation Movies, Short, Aladdin, Musical Movies, Mrs. Doubtfire, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Tucson Weekly

Loft Cinema Celebrates Robin Williams' Legacy, Proceeds to Benefit COPE

The world stills feels weird without Robin Williams in it. The beloved actor/comedian took his life last Monday at his home in Tiburon, CA.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Family, Adventure, Jumanji, Good Will Hunting, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Tiburon, CA, Life, Labor Day, Holidays

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Directed by Steven Spielberg

Starring Robin Williams and Dustin Hoffman

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