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Critically acclaimed movie shot in Charlton set for high definition re-release

A south-east London filmmaker's first feature is set to get a world premiere in London after being painstakingly remastered.


Related Topix: Straw Dogs, Drama Movies, Thriller, Celebrities, Inspector Morse, Entertainment, Television, John Thaw

Thu Aug 28, 2014


Renown journalist Bob Woodward to speak at Amherst College Sept. 9

Renown journalist and Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward will speak at Amherst College Sept.


Related Topix: All the President's Men, Drama Movies, Thriller, History Movies, Celebrities


Kathryn Rossetter to Join Adam LeFevre in Mr. Landing Takes a Fall, Begin. 9/12

Kathryn Ross etter, who appeared on Broadway opposite Dustin Hoffman in Death Of a Salesman and is currently head of the MFA Acting Program at the New School for Drama, will join Adam LeFevre in the World Premiere of MR.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Death of a Salesman, Celebrities, mia, Comedy Movies, Mr. Destiny, Virginia, Theater, Arts

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Herald Gazette

"Going where the weather suits my clothes..."

Everybody was talking about the soon-to-be best picture of the year in 1970, "Midnight Cowboy."


Related Topix: Jon Voight, Celebrities, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Oscars

Fri Aug 22, 2014

New Hampshire Public Radio -

The Dread Factor: Why Ebola And 'Contagion' Scare Us So Much

The Ebola outbreak has set off an alarm around the world. Public health leaders say the intense concern is appropriate, given the unprecedented size of the outbreak and the deadliness of the virus.


Related Topix: Contagion, Celebrities, Donald Sutherland

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Global Voices Online

Deadly Diseases, Violent Conflicts and White Saviors: Hollywood's Skewed Portrayal of Africa

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Rene Russo, Kevin Spacey, Morgan Freeman, Tears of the Sun, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies

Thu Aug 14, 2014


'Thief: The Deluxe Edition' Soundtrack Album Review Music By Tangerine Dream

Adapting Frank Hohimer's novel "The Home Invaders" for the big screen, Mann cast the rugged Oscar nominee James Caan as Frank, a hardened and professional B&E thief always looking for the solid score that would pay out handsomely.


Related Topix: Tangerine Dream, Electronic, Short, Comedy Movies, Straight Time, Hero, Crime Movies, War Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, James Caan, Last Action Hero

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Thoughts on the Run: Human brain's ability phenomenal, seemingly infinite

The more I learn about the human brain, the more awesome it becomes. The way it can store and retrieve knowledge, in itself, is phenomenal.


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Houston Chronicle

Free stuff: 'Tootsie' film screening

Sydney Pollack 's "Tootsie," starring Dustin Hoffman , Bill Murray and Jessica Lange , is one of the funniest movies of the 1980s.


Related Topix: Short, Comedy Movies, Tootsie, Sydney Pollack, Celebrities, Bill Murray, Jessica Lange, Entertainment


Better than They Told You - 'Hook'

Well, I guess that's all I need to write, that should handle all the criticisms against Steven Spielberg 's Hook , right? Frequently a target of ridicule, charged with having a syrupy message and lackluster action, Hook features Robin Williams as a middle-aged, paunchy attorney Peter Banning who's forgotten how to fly and even how to play simple ... (more)


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Family, Hook, Adventure, Short, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Jack, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Bob Hoskins, Julia Roberts

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Nerve News

Woody Allen honoured in Rhode Island

Actor-director Woody Allen has received handprint honour in Rhode Island. The Blue Jasmine director has been shooting his new project in the city of Providence and on Aug 7 he was honoured by local officials, reports femalefirst.co.uk.


Related Topix: Blue Jasmine, Drama Movies, American Buffalo, Celebrities

Daily Mail

Real Ebola 'Outbreak' on US soil: Doctor recalls race to stop...

Real Ebola 'Outbreak' on US soil: Doctor recalls race to stop potential epidemic after infected monkey in Virginia exposed four workers to the incurable virus in 1989 in real-life inspiration for Dustin Hoffman film Gerald Jaax is one of the Army scientists that responded to the in Reston, started by lab monkeys infected with a previously unknown ... (more)


Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, US Military, Fort Detrick, US Army, Reston, VA, Celebrities, Dulles, VA

The Wave

Stephen Moore: Bubble fears reinflate over economy

For scariest movie scenes, it's hard to compete with "Marathon Man," when the sadistic fugitive Nazi doctor straps Dustin Hoffman's character into a dentist's chair and drills into his teeth while repeatedly asking: "Is it safe?" I am asked the same question these days by nearly every nervous-nelly investor: Is it safe? Sorry, the answer is ... (more)


Related Topix: Celebrities, Dentistry

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Woody Allen's handprints on Pawtucket walk of fame

Local officials say Allen agreed to add his handprints to the small "walk of fame" in the old mill town.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, American Buffalo, Celebrities


Happy birthday Dustin Hoffman: Horoscopes

Happy birthday Dustin Hoffman ! As the film and television legend turns 77, HELLO! Online takes a look at what the stars have in store for Dustin and you... All around the world this weekend, we will find people doing difficult things.


Related Topix: Short, Comedy Movies, The Graduate, Lenny, Tootsie, Kramer vs. Kramer, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Celebrities, Los Angeles, CA, Entertainment

Wed Aug 06, 2014


Broadway, West End Director Michael Rudman Releases Autobiography I Joke Too Much Today

The title refers to a line in Arthur Miller 's Death of a Salesman, which he directed on Broadway starring Dustin Hoffman as 'Willy Loman' in 1984; the show took home the Tony Award for Best Revival that year.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Death of a Salesman, Theater, Celebrities


The roots of our Ebola fears

Hollywood loves an infectious movie plot. In "28 Days Later," a virus experiment on monkeys goes wrong after activists free the animals, who then infect London.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Rene Russo, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Health

Mon Aug 04, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Hollywood's Master of Film Makeup

Dick Smith, considered Hollywood's pre-eminent master of film makeup who made a young Dustin Hoffman look like a 121-year-old man and who made Linda Blair's head spin in "The Exorcist," died Wednesday in Los Angeles.


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Arkansas Online

Maintain radio silence

Robert Redford found Dustin Hoffman rewriting his copy in All The President's Men, and didn't much cotton to it.


Related Topix: All the President's Men, Drama Movies, Thriller, History Movies, Celebrities, Robert Redford

Sat Aug 02, 2014


Confronting fears about Ebola

Does anyone remember the movie "Outbreak," with Dustin Hoffman and Rene Russo? I've been thinking a lot about it this week.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Rene Russo, Nigeria Travel, Africa Travel, Travel, Nigeria, World News, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Mali Travel, South Africa Travel