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Monday | LiveScience

Citizen Science Aims to Clean Up Pacific Plastics

In the classic 1967 movie, The Graduate , a newly minted college graduate played by Dustin Hoffman is told by an older friend that the future would be guided by "one word: plastics."


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, The Graduate, Celebrities, Science, Ecology

Monday | NBC12

McDonnells on Trial: 10 defining moments

The most dramatic political trial in Richmond since the government's failure in 1807 to prove former Vice-President Aaron Burr committed treason begins this morning.


Related Topix: Celebrities

Sat Jul 26, 2014


Today, Imagination Is The Most Important Business Skill. Here's Why:

In a famous scene in the 1967 movie The Graduate , a family friend takes aside Dustin Hoffman's character, Benjamin Braddock, and whispers in a conspiratorial tone "Plastics.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, The Graduate, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Cake, Life, Dessert, Food, Baked Goods, Business News

Fri Jul 25, 2014


Camelot Theatres to screen 'Tootsie' this Saturday

The Camelot Theatres is presenting a summer series called Dinner and a Movie. This Saturday, July 26 the theater will show the revival screening of the Dustin Hoffman film " Tootsie ."


Related Topix: Short, Comedy Movies, Tootsie, Celebrities

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Reinhart at Rest

RIP Thomas Berger. If you know only one book by Thomas Berger, it's probably Little Big Man , which was made into an Oscar-winning film starring Dustin Hoffman.


Related Topix: Little Big Man, Western, War Movies, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, John Belushi

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Oregonian

What's the best political movie ever made?

Actors Robert Redford, right, and Dustin Hoffman appear in their roles as reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, respectively, in the 1976 film "All the President's Men."


Related Topix: Thriller, History Movies, All the President's Men, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Robert Redford, Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama

Tue Jul 22, 2014

New Hampshire Public Radio -

Book News: Thomas Berger, Author Of 'Little Big Man,' Dies

Thomas Berger, the witty and feverishly prolific author of Little Big Man , died July 13 in Nyack, N.Y., following an illness, his publisher said Monday.


Related Topix: Little Big Man, Western, War Movies, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Nyack, NY, Celebrities


Author Thomas Berger dies aged 89

Dustin Hoffman starred in the film of Little Big Man, adapted from the book by Thomas Berger, who has died in New York The witty novelist who reimagined the American West in the historical yarn Little Big Man has died in New York.


Related Topix: Little Big Man, Western, War Movies, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Celebrities

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The News Tribune

STEM is buzzword for student opportunity, from Tacoma to Washington, D.C.

Just over a year ago, Columbia Crest Elementary, a tiny school of 120 students in rural Ashford, was threatened with closure due to declining enrollment.


Related Topix: Tacoma, WA, Ashford, WA, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, The Graduate, Celebrities

Thu Jul 17, 2014


Broadway, West End Director Michael Rudman to Release Autobiography I Joke Too Much, Aug 7

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

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Tampa Bay Newspapers

Family-friendly flicks set for theater screens this summer

Unexpectedly chosen to fulfill an ancient prophecy and train in the art of kung fu, giant panda Po begins his study under Master Shifu in DreamWorks' 'Kung Fu Panda,' which will be distributed by Paramount Pictures.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Jack Black, Celebrities, Paramount Pictures, Media, Opinion

Fri Jul 11, 2014


"God of Carnage" is an impressive debut for Umbrella Group

There is something about watching people just like us begin to unravel and shrink into desperation and desolation that demands our attention.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Kramer vs. Kramer, Celebrities, Crime Movies, Falling Down, Thriller, Michael Douglas, Meryl Streep


Maglana: The tail wagging the dog

FILM enthusiasts would remember the late 1990s film "Wag the Dog" that starred Dustin Hoffman and Robert de Niro.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Wag the Dog, Celebrities, Terrorism, Philippines, World News, Opinion

Tue Jul 08, 2014


There's good money in widgets

That's the advice Dustin Hoffman's character is given by a family friend in the 1967 film The Graduate .


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, The Graduate, Celebrities, Publishing, Playboy Enterprises

Sat Jul 05, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

TV Preview: Conspiracy and paranoia a perennial staple of television fare

Next month marks the 40th anniversary of Richard Nixon's resignation as President of the United States, so I suppose we should steel ourselves for a slew of shows about the Watergate scandal.


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