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Thursday | Daily Mail

Why my dad was cinema's Mr Mean by Steve McQueen's son

On screen, Steve McQueen was the King of Cool. With his blond hair, blazing blue eyes and chiselled features, his face was more eloquent than any of the lines written for him in hit movies such as The Great Escape, Bullitt, Getaway and The Thomas Crown Affair.

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Thursday Aug 28 | CNN

Steve McQueen name triples Ferrari's value

It's no surprise that a beautiful 1967 Ferrari would be worth a lot of money. Ferraris often are.

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Thursday Aug 28 | The Globe and Mail

Nine great movie car chases

With the summer movie scene coming to a close, here's an arbitrary guide to the greatest car chase sequences in film history: High Sierra : This film marked Humphrey Bogart's debut as a leading man opposite Ida Lupino in this Raoul Walsh film-noir classic.

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Related Topix: High Sierra, Film Noir, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Humphrey Bogart, Ida Lupino, Action Movies, Bullitt

Thursday Aug 28 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

'Creep' director brings Hollywood heat home to Nevada County

Mark Duplass stars in "Creep," directed and co-written by Grass Valley native Patrick Brice, who also appears in the film.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Deming Headlight

Voice of the people

Congratulations to the city and Visitors Center for roping in a couple of New Mexico rodeo events this fall.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

NOLA.com

Steve McQueen's 'The Cincinnati Kid,' shot in New Orleans, gets local screening; plus more movie events

Steve McQueen's "The Cincinnati Kid," which was shot in New Orleans, gets the spotlight this week as part of the Historic New Orleans Collection's monthly discussion and screening series focusing on notable Louisiana-made films.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Indian Express

Champagne socialist

The priority ought to be to collectively deliberate on how to confront the present and clear danger posed by the IS.

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TheCelebrityCafe

Remembering Richard Attenborough: A look at 'The Sand Pebbles'

Lord Richard Attenborough was a titan of the British film industry, with a career that spanned over six decades.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Jurassic Park, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Richard Attenborough, Celebrities

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Digital Trends

Ford targets sideways inclined youngsters with the drifter-designed Mustang RTR

The Ford Mustang is not only one of the most iconic cars in the world, it's also one of the most versatile.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Steve McQueen's grandson turns back on Hollywood - to make it as non-league footballer

Chase McQueen, whose grandad starred in The Magnificent Seven and The Great Escape, keeps goal for Cheshunt FC in Isthmian League Division One North The grandson of movie legend Steve McQueen has turned his back on Hollywood - to try to make it as a non-league footballer in England.

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ContactMusic.com

Steve Mcqueen's Ferrari Fetches $10 Million

A vintage sports car bought by Hollywood icon Steve Mcqueen while shooting classic cop movie Bullitt has sold for $10 million , almost $2 million less than experts hoped.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

South China Morning Post

Ferrari once owned by Steve McQueen goes for US$10m

Now a part of the Fiat group, Ferrari is one of the most expensive high-performance cars in the world.

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The Daily Courier

'Junior Bonner' tops Prescottonians' list of favorite flicks filmed in the area

The 1972 release about an aging cowboy - played by tough-guy star Steve McQueen - who returns to Prescott to compete in the rodeo won the readers' vote, by a landslide.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Western, Drama Movies, Junior Bonner, Prescott, AZ, Celebrities, Billy Jack, Action Movies, Midnight Run, Thriller, Crime Movies, Adventure, Yavapai County, AZ

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Brandon Sun

Ontario car seller has rare Steve McQueen Ferrari on auction block in California

A 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 , once owned by Steve McQueen, is shown in this handout image courtesy of RM auctions.

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Torontoist

Weekend Newsstand: August 16, 2014

Vulcan, Alberta hopes to raise $2 billion to make a working spacecraft. Is there a more fitting cause for Kickstarter? We think not.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Sonoma Valley Sun

McQueen for a day

In late 60s Hollywood, there were two words for cool: Steve McQueen. Aggressive, macho, shamelessly chauvinistic, his persona, complete with a love for racecar driving, slipped into the role of San Francisco detective in 1969's "Bullitt" as easy as if it was a V8 Mustang fastback.

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Related Topix: Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Bullitt, Celebrities, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Vanity Fair

Why Steve McQueen's Ferrari Is Worth $12 Million Dollars

A late 1960s Ferrari 275 GTB/4 is a glorious thing to behold, a lithe symphony of curves and strakes surrounding an engine so potent it requires six carburetors running simultaneously to quench its petroleum thirst.

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Related Topix: Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Bullitt, Comedy Movies, The Thomas Crown Affair, Celebrities, Monterey, CA

Wed Aug 13, 2014

AutoWeek

Pebble Beach auction preview: Mecum Monterey auction

Carroll Shelby entered two turbine cars in the 1968 Indy 500, powered by General Electric turbines.

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Related Topix: Ferrari, Convertible, Ferrari California, Harley Davidson, Automakers, Celebrities, Mayo, FL, Autos

Examiner.com

Classic cars and the McQueen Factor

It is that time in late summer when the card-carrying classic car aficionado's attention is drawn to the Monterey peninsula in California.

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Related Topix: Monterey, CA, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Bullitt, Celebrities

Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

Critic reviews classic film for Welder Center's Summer Cinema

SCREENING: 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts, 214 N. Main St. Nominated for five Academy Awards, including best picture, "Breaking Away" proved to be the sleeper hit of 1979, a year when the top box office attractions included "Kramer vs. Kramer," "The Amityville Horror," "Apocalypse Now" and "Alien."

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