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'The November Man' a spy thriller with a case of Bourne envy

"The November Man," a new spy thriller starring former 007 Pierce Brosnan, is standing very much in the shadow of a popular spy movie franchise, but it isn't James Bond this movie is imitating.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Action Movies, Dante's Peak, Adventure, Celebrities, Pierce Brosnan, Quantum of Solace, Film Noir, Thriller, Mystery Movies, No Way Out, Oblivion, Western, Science Fiction Movies

Tue Aug 26, 2014

NatureNews

Allow use of electronic cigarettes to assess risk

Electronic cigarettes are growing rapidly in popularity. In the United States they remain unregulated, but 8 August marked the end of the public comment period on a proposal by the US Food and Drug Administration that would bring e-cigarettes under its authority.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration, Medicine, Smoking, Health

Mon Aug 25, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Malin Akerman And Carla Gugino Lock Lips For Charity

Actresses Malin Akerman and Carla Gugino had a make-out session right before they were doused in water for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

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Related Topix: Watchmen, Rock of Ages, Malin Akerman, Hot Chicks, Carla Gugino, Gravity

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Who is Leslie Jordan? Celebrity Big Brother 2014 contestant profile

The American actor - who was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee - is best known for his role as Beverley Leslie in the smash hit sitcom Will and Grace.

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Related Topix: Leslie Jordan, Celebrities, George Clooney

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Examiner.com

Movie Review - 'A Most Wanted Man' showcasing talent through subtle methods

Less is more - For those that have ever wondered, it doesn't take a lot of money to make a quality film.

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Related Topix: A Most Wanted Man, Movies, Entertainment, Celebrities, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

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Blogs >> FLIX! >> Review: A MOST WANTED MAN Philip Seymour Hoffman's superb performance serves as his final curtain call in this espionage thriller Review: A MOST WANTED MAN Philip Seymour Hoffman's superb performance serves as his final curtain call in this espionage thriller A MOST WANTED MAN Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rachel McAdams, Grigoriy ... (more)

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Related Topix: A Most Wanted Man, Celebrities, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rachel McAdams, Willem Dafoe, Homayoun Ershadi

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Crikey

Hollywood and death: a tug of war between nostalgia and the ephemeral

It's funny to think of all those classic Hollywood movies - screwball comedies, old-school epics, cloak-and-dagger noir pics, bubblegum musicals, midnight stoner schlock flicks with Vincent Price and Bela Lugosi - as the collected works of dead people returning from their graves to doff their caps, save the day or do the monster mash once more, at ... (more)

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Related Topix: Entertainment, World's Greatest Dad

Fri Aug 08, 2014

The Campbell Reporter

Police cite Union City man suspected of shooting at feral cats

A 40-year-old Union City man suspected of shooting at feral cats with a BB gun was cited this week in connection to the incident.

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Related Topix: Union City, CA, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Mashable

What Our Coffee Pod Obsession Tells Us About Ourselves

John Rice, Associate Professor at the Griffith Business School and Nigel Martin, Lecturer, College of Business and Economics at Australian National University Mornings just aren't the same.

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Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, Australia, Oceania, World News, Celebrities, George Clooney

Tue Aug 05, 2014

San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Philip Seymour Hoffman at his best in intricate a A Most Wanted Mana

John le Carré's novels are woven with complexity and require a tenacious attention span.

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Related Topix: A Most Wanted Man, Celebrities, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Canberra City News

What our love affair with coffee pods reveals about our values

MORNINGS just aren't the same. Late sleepers, once troubled only by the quiet gurgle of the boiling kettle, are now shaken from their slumber by the guttural sounds of steaming water being forced through aluminium or plastic coffee pods.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, George Clooney

Examiner.com

'A Most Wanted Man' review: A jaded perspective on modern espionage

British spy novelist John le Carre has had success with film adaptations of his books, from "The Constant Gardener" to "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy," and the latest, " A Most Wanted Man ," managed to make the box office top ten this past weekend after totals from Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, despite its limited availability.

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Related Topix: A Most Wanted Man, Celebrities, Philip Seymour Hoffman, World News, Germany,

Al Bawaba

One step closer to wedded bliss: George Clooney's co-star throws ...

While most people may look far from stylish after embarking from a long-haul flight, the same couldn't be said for Amal The high-flying lawyer's slim figure was impossible to miss as she touched down in Milan, alongside her mother Baria.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, George Clooney, Travel, Milan, Italy Travel, Europe Travel, Italy Travel

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Daily Mail

Amal Alamuddin looks chic after flight to Milan with mother Baria

Man questioned over murder of his fiancee confesses to random street shooting of two young girls in 2008 'because he thought they were monsters' Arriving in style! Amal Alamuddin looks chic in camouflage-print skinnies after catching flight to Milan with her mother Baria While most people may look far from stylish after embarking from a long-haul ... (more)

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Spokane 7

Hoffmana s final turn makes him a A Most Wanted Mana

One of the summer's little movie treats is "A Most Wanted Man," made by the Dutch-born filmmaker Anton Corbijn , who emerged from the music-video world to make the Joy Division biopic "Control" and the downbeat George Clooney project "The American."

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Related Topix: A Most Wanted Man, Control, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies, Anton Corbijn, Celebrities, George Clooney, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Capote

Cincinnati CityBeat

Movie Previews

Marvel Studios has excelled thus far by creating characters that neatly fit into segmented niches that are easily identifiable for audiences - Iron Man is the qui The dynamic duo of the independent, speculative science fiction realm - writer-director Mike Cahill and star Brit Marling - follow up their intimate parallel un The restaurant world has ... (more)

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Related Topix: Brit Marling, Cincinnati, OH

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Hoffman's talent affirmed in last movie

John le Carre has seen many changes in the political climate since his books were first published, adapted for television and filmed - yet the nature of secrecy and betrayal remains constant.

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Related Topix: A Most Wanted Man, Control, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies, Anton Corbijn, Celebrities, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Snowtown

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Stranger

Philip Seymour Hoffman's Last Film Ever

The film is set in Hamburg, Germany, but the actors speak English with German accents.

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Related Topix: A Most Wanted Man, Celebrities, Philip Seymour Hoffman, World News, Germany,

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