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1 hr ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

'This Is Spinal Tap,' 'Dr. Strangelove' join Milwaukee Film Festival lineup

Cinema Hooligante, now in its third year, is the festival's late-night program of horror genre and cult films.

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Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, This Is Spinal Tap, Comedy Movies, Music!, Christopher Guest, Michael McKean, Movies, Entertainment

15 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

Richard Branson Has Recorded A Simpsons Cameo

They say you haven't 'made it' - i.e., reached the peak of your career- until you've had your Simpsons cameo.

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Related Topix: Richard Branson, Animated TV, The Simpsons, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Emmy Awards

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Switched

'Simpsons' Actor Harry Shearer Finally Wins Emmy, Calls Out Academy

Woo-hoo! After 25 years, Harry Shearer has finally won an Emmy for his voice work on "The Simpsons."

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Related Topix: Animated TV, The Simpsons, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Emmy Awards

Sun Aug 17, 2014

NOLA.com

'Treme,' 'Coven,' 'True Detective,' Harry Shearer win Emmys at Creative Arts ceremony

HBO's " Treme " was honored for sound Saturday at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, while the Louisiana-shot " True Detective " and " American Horror Story: Coven " won a total of six Emmys.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Animated TV, The Simpsons, Comedy, New Orleans, LA

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Deadline

Underdogs No More: Harry Shearer & 'Bob's Burgers' Win First Emmys

This was a big career highlight for Harry Shearer - he won his first Emmy tonight - and he wasn't there to celebrate it.

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Related Topix: Animated TV, The Simpsons, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live

Deadline

Creative Arts Emmy Awards Arrivals Underway At Nokia Theater

Will CW win its first ever Primetime Emmy Award tonight during the Creative Arts portion of this year's competition? .

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Theater, Arts, Comedy, Newhart, Animated TV, The Simpsons

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Orlando Weekly

Hardcore supergroup Off! tours with Melvins drummer Dale Crover

A punk pit in the Florida summer is maybe the only thing sweatier than the orgy referenced on Circle Jerks' 1980 debut, Group Sex , but when Circle Jerks singer, Keith Morris, remembers an early Florida show with his influential hardcore punk band, he isn't recalling our state's blistering heat, but our ball-busting cops who invaded his stage that ... (more)

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Related Topix: Circle Jerks, Punk, The Jerks, Christopher Guest, Michael McKean, Music, Entertainment

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

Thumbnails 8/11/14

Certainly you don't go to a "Step Up" movie for the glittering repartee. You go for the dazzling dance moves.

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Related Topix: Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, Comedy, Animated TV, The Simpsons, This Is Spinal Tap, Comedy Movies, Music!, The Boswell Sisters, Jazz

The Georgia Straight

Harry Shearer nails Richard Nixon

I'm still choked with you for the time I was driving us to a dinner date that I paid for at a lovely place...and you chose to 'out' my I'm the brunette you mistook for a girl from a bike shop.

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Related Topix: New York

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Salon

Legendary comic Harry Shearer: Nixon was the last great tragicomic character of our time

The "SNL" alumn and "Simpsons" actor talks to Salon about his Nixon satire and how he wants to revolutionize comedy In honor of the 40th anniversary of the resignation of Richard Milhous Nixon, legendary comedian Harry Shearer has released an excerpt from his comedic series, "Playhouse Presents: Nixon's The One," which debuted on England's Sky1 ... (more)

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Related Topix: Comedy, Animated TV, The Simpsons, Entertainment, Television, This Is Spinal Tap, Comedy Movies, Music!, Christopher Guest, Michael McKean

Wed Aug 06, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Rom hard to love, Com hard to find

There are a million reasons not to like realtor Oren Little and that's just the way he likes it.

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Related Topix: And So It Goes, Celebrities, Michael Douglas, Home Listing, Home, Christopher Guest, Michael McKean

Tue Aug 05, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Ricky Gervais Scores Bbc Films Deal For David Brent Mockumentary

The funnyman, the star and co-creator of the original The Office Tv series, reprised his role as the cringeworthy manager last year for a string of sold-out stage shows with his fake band Foregone Conclusion.

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Related Topix: Ricky Gervais, Christopher Guest, Michael McKean

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Richmond and Twickenham Times

Duo take on Daytona at Richmond Theatre

Olivier award winner Maureen Lipman first learned about Oliver Cotton's idea for Daytona while starring together at Richmond Theatre.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Guitar World

'This Is Spinal Tap' Gets the Lego Treatment - Video

In honor of the 30th anniversary of the greatest rock parody film ever made, we present a few scenes from 1984's This Is Spinal Tap - in stop-motion Lego form! By the way, if you still haven't seen This Is Spinal Tap , you might want to "right that wrong" as soon as possible.

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Related Topix: Christopher Guest, Michael McKean

Chicago Reader

Reader's Agenda Tue 7/29: Spinal Tap, The Qualms, and Crocodiles

Music writers Greg Kot and Jim DeRogatis, hosts of the radio program Sound Opinions, continue their movie series in Millennium Park tonight with the ultimate fake rockumentary, This Is Spinal Tap .

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Related Topix: Christopher Guest, Michael McKean, Chicago, IL

Thu Jul 24, 2014

SFGate

Musical films inspired by real-life musicians

Christopher Guest and Michael McKean in "This Is Spinal Tap": Great films, but not true musical biopics.

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Related Topix: This Is Spinal Tap, Comedy Movies, Music!, Christopher Guest, Michael McKean, Davenport, IA, Movies, Entertainment

Tue Jul 22, 2014

ComingSoon.net

CS Video Interview: Rob Reiner Returns with And So It Goes

Few filmmakers have made as much a mark on the popular cinema of the past thirty years as director Rob Reiner has done with his '80s classics like This Is Spinal Tap , The Princess Bride and When Harry Met Sally , three movies that have been incredibly influential on many movies made in the decades since.

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Related Topix: This Is Spinal Tap, Comedy Movies, Music!, The Princess Bride, Adventure, Christopher Guest, Michael McKean, Entertainment

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