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Sunday Aug 17 | Greenwich Citizen

Biloxi home a backdrop for Berenger film

Gary Carpenter had a film crew in his house for a day filming a scene from the disaster movie, "Impact Earth," starring Tom Berenger .

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Creative Loafing

The Big Chill, Locke, Muppets Most Wanted among new home entertainment titles

THE BIG CHILL . A critical and commercial hit when it was released back in 1983, writer-director Lawrence Kasdan's The Big Chill has always had more than its share of detractors, folks who dismiss it as nothing more than a Baby Boomer circle jerk.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Nuvo.net

Kevin Kline to accept honorary degree at IU Sept. 15

Kevin Kline, who earned a bachelor's from Indiana University in 1970, will return to his alma mater Sept.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

NY1

Movie Review: 'About Alex'

A new film tries to update the 1983 classic "The Bill Chill," as old college friends reunite, sparks fly and old wounds are opened.

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Related Topix: About Alex, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Music!, Jason Ritter

Mon Aug 11, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Rita Wilson, Jeff Goldblum, Molly Ringwald & More Set for Cafe Carlyle's Fall Season

The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel has announced the Caf Carlyle's fall 2014 season, which features a number of celebrated artists playing the legendary venue for the first time, including Jeff Goldblum and the Mildred Snitzer Orchestra, Molly Ringwald and Rita Wilson ; as well as the return of audience favorites Buster Poindexter, John Pizzarelli & ... (more)

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Sunherald.com

Lights, cameras, action in Biloxi neighorhood

Gary Carpenter had a film crew in his house all day Sunday and into the night, filming a scene from the disaster movie, "Impact Earth," starring Tom Berenger.

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Related Topix: Biloxi, MS, Sport Movies, Comedy Movies, Music!, Major League, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Tom Berenger, Train Disaster

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Globe and Mail

About Alex: The Big Chill redux

Somewhere past the midpoint of About Alex , a gang of old college friends are sitting around a country-house dinner table lamenting their increasing maturity when one observes: "This is like one of those eighties movies."

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Related Topix: About Alex, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Music!, Thor, Celebrities, Chris Hemsworth

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Film Threat

the Big Chill: Criterion Collection

Directed by: Lawrence Kasdan Written by: Lawrence Kasdan and Barbara Benedek Producers: Michael Shamberg, Marcia Nasatir, Lawrence Kasdan Starring: Tom Berenger, Glenn Close, Jeff Goldblum, William Hurt, Kevin Kline, Mary Kay Place, Meg Tilly, JoBeth Williams Confession time: I had never seen "The Big Chill" before I received this Blu-ray + 2 DVD ... (more)

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Music!, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Jeff Goldblum, Tom Berenger, Glenn Close, JoBeth Williams, William Hurt

City Paper

About Alex , Reviewed

About Alex is about a group of old college buddies, now on the cusp of adulthood, who spend a long, tumultuous weekend together in a country house after one of them attempts suicide.

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Examiner.com

'Altered States (1980)' Soundtrack Review Music By John Corigliano

In the early 1980's British Director Ken Russell explored the unconvensional world of Oscar Winner Paddy Chayefsky's novel, "Altered States", In the late 1960's graduate student Eddie Jessup known for being unconventional, brilliant and slightly mad, conducts experiments with an isolation chamber, using himself as the subject.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Village Voice

About Alex Mines Old Anxiety With New 30-Somethings

Lawrence Kasdan's The Big Chill had much to say about the angst of losing touch with your younger self and the noble folly of trying to reclaim it.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

Sunherald.com

Hollywood comes calling to South Mississippi - again

CHRISTINA STEUBE/SUN HERALDCountry Kwik Stop, just north of Gulfport, is one of the filming locations for "Impact Earth" starring Tom Berenger.

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USA Today

'Serious actress' Glenn Close embraces 'Guardians' fun

Glenn Close has shared screen time with helmeted Martians, a whole mess of Dalmations and one doomed bunny rabbit so a talking raccoon and a tree aren't that much of a stretch for the actress.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

The film of a generation, now on Criterion: "The Big Chill"

WATCHING The Criterion Collection's latest offering of this baby boomer classic on Blu-ray will probably further drive its message home, especially to those of us who fell in love with "The Big Chill" when it first came out: Some things last a lifetime; others don't.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Slate Magazine

"We're Not Leaving. We're Never Leaving."

This month, the scrupulously curated Criterion Collection released a new transfer of Robert Bresson's balletic crime drama Pickpocket as well as a new American edition of the acclaimed Scandinavian noir Insomnia .

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Music!, Lena Dunham, Celebrities, Kevin Kline, South Carolina

DVD Verdict

The Big Chill (1983) (Blu-ray) Criterion Collection

Lawrence Kasdan has had one of the strangest careers in the post-Studio era of Hollywood.

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Film School Rejects

'The Den,' 'The Big Chill' and 'Finding ...

After being pranked a few times by bored kids she witnesses what she believes to be a real murder and calls the police.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

LA Daily News

a Noah,a out on DVD Tuesday, takes a rugged journey

The biblical story of Noah has been told and depicted in numerous ways, from cute little kids tales to ferocious epics.

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Directed by Lawrence Kasdan

Starring Tom Berenger and Glenn Close

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