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5 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

Remembering James Garner with 7 favorite films

In appreciation: Remembering Oklahoma native James Garner with 7 favorite films James Garner's list of movie credits is long and varied.

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9 hrs ago | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

The Grim Reaper of showbiz

I must start by saying farewell to Hollywood star James Garner. He is best remembered for the two television series Maverick and The Rockford Files, but he was also a leading man of cinema in the 1950s and 1960s.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

OpEdNews

The Progressive Sensibilities of James Garner

Watching The Rockford Files television reruns from the 1970s, there was something reassuring in recent years knowing the show's star, actor James Garner, was still around.

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Examiner.com

James Garner's best on TCM and DVD

Best known for "Maverick" and "The Rockford Files," actor James Garner starred in over fifty films during his lifetime before passing away on July 19. We are joined by some of his fans to help remember the legacy he left on television and film.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Poteau Daily News & Sun

James Garner - Norman, Oklahoma

Norman native, James Garner passed away on July 19, in his home in Los Angeles at the age of 86. James Scott Bumgarner was born in Norman where his father owned a store, where he worked until starting school.

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The Oregonian

Hollywood stars pay tribute to James Garner; Snoop Dogg smoked pot at the White House?...

James Garner, left, starred with Tommy Lee Jones, Donald Sutherland and Clint Eastwood in "Space Cowboys" in 2000.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Duncan Banner

Family, friends remember Garner's Norman roots

Flowers started arriving at the James Garner statue at Main Street and Jones Avenue Sunday morning after residents learned of the famed actor and Norman native's death Saturday night in California.

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Related Topix: Norman, OK, Entertainment, Drama, Television, The Rockford Files, Action TV, Celebrities, James Garner, University of Oklahoma

TheCelebrityCafe

James Garner gets 10-film marathon on TCM

While James Garner is best known for his television roles on Maverick and The Rockford Files , the actor starred in countless films and even earned an Oscar nomination in his later career.

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Los Angeles Times

James Garner nearly got into a fight to protect Santa Monica Mountains

Actor James Garner, center, points at L.A. Councilman Karl Rundberg, left, during an argument about the Santa Monica Mountains.

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Los Angeles Times

'Apes' still on top. 'Sex Tape' fails to arouse. James Garner R.I.P.

The Skinny: One of my happier childhood memories was watching "The Rockford Files" every Friday night with my father.

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Orange Juice

Time to replace the Oc Tca Commissiona .again

The Transportation Corridor Agencies are the two joint-powers agencies - the Foothill/Eastern Transportation Corridor Agency and the San Joaquin Hills Transportation Corridor Agency - formed in 1986 to manage the planning, financing, construction and operation of State Routes 73, 133, 241 and 261 .

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Star Online

James Garner: Longevity as a leading man

Shifting easily between comedy and drama, imbued with a sardonic charm, James Garner was part of a line of Hollywood leading men, extending back to Cary Grant and forward to George Clooney, who meld good looks, charisma and self-deprecating wit.

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WAVE-TV Louisville

The actor spent time signing autographs during a movie shoot in Maydelle

An East Texas town is remembering the famous actor who put their small city on the map.

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Examiner.com

James Garner: Starring in television's 'Maverick' and 'The Rockford Files'

The Rockford Files was a television series about an ex-con who became a private detective in Los Angeles and lived in a weathered trailer on the beach.

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Nashville Notes

Blake Shelton on Sunday shared his thoughts on Maverick and The Rockford Files actor James Garner , who died at the age of 86. Blake tweeted , "Damn sad to hear about James Garner passing away..

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Newsday

Stars pay tribute to James Garner

Sally Field, who starred alongside the actor in the 1985 romantic comedy Murphy's Romance, said her "heart just broke".

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

James Garner, star of TV and film, dies at 86James Garner, star of TV ...

Actor James Garner, whose genial charm and sly humor made him a Hollywood fixture for more than 50 years, has died at 86. James Garner, star of TV and film, dies at 86 Actor James Garner, whose genial charm and sly humor made him a Hollywood fixture for more than 50 years, has died at 86. Check out this story on KSDK.com: http://on.ksdk.com/1mtYNsw ... (more)

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Examiner.com

James Garner, 5th Regimental Combat Team veteran dies at age 86

America lost a favorite leading man, supporting actor and all-round Hollywood hero yesterday when actor James Garner, 86, passed away at his home in Brentwood-Los Angeles, Calif.

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The Reporter

Actor Tyler Posey to host Teen Choice Awards

Actor Tyler Posey will host Teen Choice 2014, with musical groups Magic and Rixton performing on the show that awards popular teens in television, music, film, sports and fashion.

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WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Reactions to the death of James Garner

By The Associated Press "Jim was a mentor to me and a friend, and I will miss him."

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