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3 hrs ago |

Julie Taymor's a Midsummer Night's Dream Set to Premiere at Tiff 9/8

After enrapturing theatre goers during it's 2013 New York stage run, legendary theatre and film director Julie Taymor brings her sumptuous production of William Shakespeare 's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM to the screen in a unique cinematic theatrical experience.


Related Topix: The Tempest, Drama Movies, Canada, Horror Movies, Titus, New York, Theater, The Lion King

7 hrs ago |

Kirk Douglas Pays Heartfelt Tribute To Late Lauren Bacall

Actor Kirk Douglas has paid tribute to Lauren Bacall in an article published in the new issue of The Hollywood Reporter.


Related Topix: Spartacus, Short, History Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Action Movies, Film Noir, The Strange Love of Martha Ivers, Celebrities, Kirk Douglas, The Big Sleep, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Lauren Bacall, Los Angeles, CA

9 hrs ago | Town Topics

"What We Stay Alive For" - Robin Williams Gave Us His Joy

In Peter Weir's Dead Poet's Society a prep school English teacher played by Robin Williams crouches like a quarterback in a huddle with his students, only John Keating's not calling plays, he's quoting Walt Whitman after telling the boys, "We read and write poetry because we're members of the human race, and the human race is filled with passion.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Dead Poets Society, The World According to Garp, Good Morning, Vietnam, Comedy Movies, Good Will Hunting, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Arts, Poetry

13 hrs ago |

Dalton Trumbo's unforgettable lesson about war

The first time I read Johnny Got His Gun , we were in the worst part of the Vietnam War.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Johnny Got His Gun

14 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

Robin Williams and true comedy

While originally he was known for his roles in fictional dramas and comedies, now Williams serves as an example of real life perseverance and resolve.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Good Morning, Vietnam, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Life, Purim, Holidays, Judaism, Religion

19 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

TIFF names Sept. 5 Bill Murray Day with free screenings of...

Festival organizers announced Thursday that they were dedicating one day of their 2014 movie marathon to the wise-cracking star.


Related Topix: Stripes, Drama Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Bill Murray

22 hrs ago | Commonweal

Miner of Mania

A touch of dread descends every time you click onto the Times website and see a front-and-center head shot that instantly tells you, this person has died.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Awakenings, Animation Movies, Short, Hamlet, Comedy Movies, Music!, Thriller, Crime Movies, Good Will Hunting, Family, One Hour Photo, Good Morning, Vietnam, Insomnia

Yesterday |

Honor the life of Robin Williams by helping others find a wonderful world

That led to a few moments of stunned silence, followed by a flurry of clacking keys as the 16 or so people left in the West Main Street offices of Record Publishing verified, then posted the news of Robin Williams' death.


Related Topix: Wonderful World, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Good Morning, Vietnam, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Bill Cosby, Health, Depression, Opinion

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Brendan Gleeson says 'Calvary' role took toll

When Brendan Gleeson was not quite 7, a Catholic boy growing up in Dublin, he had it all figured out.


Related Topix: The Guard, Calvary, Drama Movies, Cold Mountain, Brendan Gleeson, Theater, Arts

The Independent

The late Peter O'Toole shines in 'Katherine of Alexandria' despite illness

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Related Topix: For Greater Glory, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Troy, History Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Peter O'Toole

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

A Stamp of Approval for Van Johnson

The 1940s have been called the decade of the bobbysoxer, when young girls with a fondness for short socks developed an infatuation for pop singers and movie stars of the day.


Related Topix: Yours, Mine and Ours, Comedy Movies, Family, Divorce American Style, In the Good Old Summertime, The Caine Mutiny, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Van Johnson, Newport, RI

Red Bluff Daily News

Fisher Stevens goes on a filmmaking 'Mission Blue'

When Fisher Stevens approached prominent oceanographer Sylvia Earle about featuring both her life and her work in a documentary, she resisted the idea.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Action Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Hero, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Fisher Stevens, Oceanography, Science

Brandon Sun

Actor-filmmaker Fisher Stevens dives into the life, work of famed oceanographer Sylvia Earle

When Fisher Stevens approached prominent oceanographer Sylvia Earle about featuring both her life and her work in a documentary, she resisted the idea.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Action Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Hero, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Oceanography, Fisher Stevens, Science

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Fisher Stevens goes on a filmmaking 'Mission Blue'

Television and radio announcer Don Pardo, whose booming baritone was known to fans of "Saturday Night Live," ''The Price is Right" and other programs, has died.


Related Topix: Short, Comedy Movies, Hero, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Musical Movies, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Gay/Lesbian, Wildfire, Fire, Natural Disasters, Yosemite National Park, CA

The Washington Post

David Letterman remembers Robin Williams in touching tribute on the a Late Showa

Robin Williams in character as disc-jockey Adrian Cronauer in director Barry Levinson's comedy drama, "Good Morning Vietnam."


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Comedy, Drama Movies, Good Morning, Vietnam, Mork and Mindy, Entertainment, Television, Late Show With David Letterman, Celebrities, Robin Williams, David Letterman

Effingham Herald

New 'Saints and Soldiers' spotlights tank battles, racial conflicts in WWII

It's been 11 years since director Ryan Little's "Saints and Soldiers" arrived in theaters, providing one of the sharpest and most compelling entries of the early "Mormon cinema" era.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Action Movies, Saints and Soldiers, Adventure, Saints and Soldiers: Airborne Creed, Theater, Arts, Suicide

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Paul Newman is star of the day tomorrow on TCM

TCM has been airing Summer Under the Stars , where each day in August a certain star gets sthe whole day dedicated to them.


Related Topix: The Rack, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Paul Newman, Indie


Goodbye, Robin

Like so many people of my generation, Williams played an important role in my younger years.


Related Topix: Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Aladdin, Good Will Hunting, Family, Drama Movies, Hook, Good Morning, Vietnam, Adventure, Musical Movies, Dead Poets Society, Jumanji, Action Movies, Opinion


Jim Caviezel & Michael Chiklis Talk When the Game Stands Tall, Their...

Jim Caviezel & Michael Chiklis - an odd couple if ever there was one. Caviezel has made a name for himself as a somber and understated actor, his work in The Thin Red Line and The Passion of the Christ compelling in that he never forces anything or goes for that "big" moment.


Related Topix: The Thin Red Line, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, James Caviezel

On this Day in Movie History, August 18, 1936: Robert Redford born

It was on this day, August 18, 1936 American actor, film director, producer, businessman, environmentalist, philanthropist, and founder of the Sundance Film Festival Charles Robert Redford Jr. was born.


Related Topix: Movies, Entertainment, Film Noir, Horror Movies, A Place in the Sun, Thriller, The Night of the Hunter, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, The Diary of Anne Frank, Celebrities, Shelley Winters, Martin Mull