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The Gaston Gazette
Column: Trail races put spotlight on rare diseases
The Race for R.A.R.E. - a 5K and 10-mile trail race - returns to George Poston Park on March 22. The two races, which benefit the Joubert Syndrome and Related Disorders Foundation, start at 8 a.m. at the park, 1101 Lowell-Spencer Mountain Road, Gastonia.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Macon Telegraph
Watch adventures unfold in Theatre Macons youth performance of Three Musketeers
It is a story that has everything anyone could want -- intrigue, adventure, sword fighting, politics and lots of action.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Oscar nominee Julie Delpy slams Academy voters as '90 per cent white...
At least 28 dead and 113 injured after gang of knife-wielding men attack train station in China and hack through commuters The regime that banished 'Spotty' Spice's acne scars without surgery - and you can do the same, says the doctor who transformed Victoria Beckham's skin Oscar nominee Julie Delpy slams Academy voters as '90 per cent white men ... (more)
Julie Delpy disses movie award shows
She dismissed both the Oscars and Golden Globes, believes that the Hollywood movie scene has killed off the independents, and feels that "90% of movies made in Hollywood are crap."
Thu Feb 27, 2014
'Pompeii' a sword-and-sandal disaster
There's only one reason to see a movie like "Pompeii." It's why the film is in 3-D, after all -- not so the tongues pop when the two leads finally kiss in grating slow motion, but so the raining hellfire of a blown volcano looks prettier on its descent to incinerate a city.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Luke Evans Returns To West End For You'LL Never Walk Alone Gala, Mar 2
Further names are announced today for the special one-night-only concert You 'll Never Walk Alone at the Queen 's Theatre on Sunday 2 March 2014 at 7.30pm in aid of the Philippines Typhoon Appeal .
'Pompeii' Studio Says It Can Survive Disastrous U.S. Box Office
Pompeii , Paul W.S. Anderson 's big-budget disaster movie, is the latest costly production fully financed by Germany's Constantin Film to flop at the U.S. box office.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
A look at this week's box office ratings
With last week's films experiencing huge drops and the two new releases not making an impact, the toy-based blockbuster continued its dominance at the box office.
Box Office Report: Can Anything Beat 'The Lego Movie'?
When life gives you movies by Paul W.S. Anderson and McG, what do you do with those lemons? You say screw the lemons and you bail to see The Lego Movie .
River Cities' Reader
Are You Not Entertained?!: 'Pompeii,' '3 Days to Kill,' and 'Winter's Tale'
About a half-hour into Paul W.S. Anderson's Pompeii , the film's protagonist - a gladiator-turned-slave amusingly named Milo - hears the unfamiliar sound of the nearby Mount Vesuvius preparing to erupt.
The Lebanon Daily News
'Pompeii': Haven't we seen this all before?
Kit Harington and Emily Browning in A A'Pompeii,A a film with a lot of derivative plot and tired dialogue.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Movie review - 'Pompeii'
"Pompeii" is an entertaining B movie. The visual effects technology available can take a B movie like "Pompeii" and make it look bigger and better than it would have years ago.
Friday Box Office: 'LEGO Movie' Blocks 'Pompeii', '3 Days To Kill'
Everything is still awesome for The LEGO Movie , as the smash franchise-starter earned another $7.3 million on its third Friday.
Paul WS Anderson looks back on his directorial career
"If you were a sexually repressed British butler, then you were well represented in British cinema, but otherwise there was nothing for young people."
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Pompeii: Lava limp
Just as James Cameron used a historical disaster as the backdrop to a romance between two kids from opposite sides of the tracks, so too does director Paul W.S. Anderson .
Jon Snow + Volcano = Terrible movie
Reviewers continue to hate "The Three Musketeers" auteur Critics are bubbling over like Vesuvius with put-downs of the campy new action film "Pompeii."
Thu Feb 20, 2014
The Miami Herald
'Lego Movie' to block newcomers 'Pompeii' and '3 Days to Kill'
"The Lego Movie" will face little competition for the No. 1 box-office spot this weekend as the 3-D disaster picture "Pompeii" and the Kevin Costner action thriller "3 Days to Kill" enter theaters.
'Pompeii' explodes with great effects, weak story
"Pompeii" has a killer ending. Billowing clouds of ash swallow the ancient Roman town and fireballs rain down from above; whole city blocks slide into the sea and a tsunami tears through the streets, leveling everything in its path.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Davis: Eye candy and action at the movies
Pompeii is directed by Paul W.S. Anderson, best known for his adaptations of videogames like Mortal Kombat and Resident Evil and sci-fi movies like Soldier, Death Race and the gleefully gruesome and scary Event Horizon.
Mount Vesuvius is set to explode as star of 'Pompeii'
The scene-stealing Mount Vesuvius gets rave scientific reviews in "Pompeii," which opens Friday.