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Tuesday Apr 8 | Cambridge Evening News

Great Escape prisoner Sqn Ldr John Williams' niece Louise Williams visits RAF Wyton

The niece of a wartime Great Escape hero who was murdered by the Gestapo after tunnelling out of a prisoner of war camp has made an emotional visit to RAF Wyton.

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Tuesday Apr 8 | Money Morning

Our Man in Japan Shares a Soros-Beating Move

As a Money Morning Member, you'll get our top financial news stories delivered straight to your inbox - every weekday morning.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

IcTamworth

Frank Sinatra, Steve McQueen and me

They were all toeing the line for director John Sturges, whose films included The Magnificent Seven and The Gunfight at the OK Corral.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Daily Record

The Critic's Corner

Made in 1968, it gave birth to car chases on film. Back then, movie makers didn't have computers that could animate the trickier stuff, so they did things the hard way: live, with stunt drivers and real cars.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

The Washington Post

Screenwriter Lorenzo Semple Jr. dies at 91; worked on blockbuster movies, TV's 'Batman'

Lorenzo Semple Jr. was one of the hottest screenwriters in Hollywood in the 1970s and '80s, working on star-studded films such as "Papillon," with Steve McQueen and Dustin Hoffman; "Three Days of the Condor," headlined by Robert Redford; and "Never Say Never Again," Sean Connery's last movie as James Bond.

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Sat Mar 29, 2014

Beverley Today

A 20,000 for an auction Jaguar

Dee Atkinson and Harrison's bi-annual auction of Militaria, Classic Toys and Memorabilia on Saturday broke several house records - thanks to five motor vehicles from the private collection of the late Mr Trevor Clarke, of Beeford.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

Examiner.com

Flint Ignites Coburn's Cool

Sadly, to many 2014 movie buffs, the mere mention of the two Derek Flint pictures that 20th Century-Fox produced in the mid-1960s elicit smirks a la their being parodied in Mike Myers' Austin Powers spoofs.

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Thewestmorland Gazette

The Westmorland Gazette: Inspiring story of Sedbergh students in The Great Escape

THE 70th anniversary of the legendary Great Escape from Stalag Luft III is being remembered with particular poignancy at Sedbergh School this week.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

Autoblog

Are you Ford's next Bullitt Mustang? [w/poll]

Ford has a long history of offering special editions of its legendary Mustang . One of the most vaunted of those trim packages, though, has only been offered twice.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

ABC News

Great Escape survivor recounts breakout, 70 years on

One of the survivors of World War II's most famous prison break, now known as the Great Escape, has spoken out about his harrowing ordeal 70 years on.

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Mon Mar 24, 2014

LondonBikers.com

Extract From Road Tests By THE Steve McQueen

Having shot to fame in Never So Few , this Indiana native was to become the highest paid actor of his generation, and international lothario.

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ABC News

Ceremony Marks 70 Years Since the Great Escape

British and other airmen have attended a military ceremony marking 70 years since the Great Escape of Allied officers from the Nazi prisoner camp near Zagan, in western Poland.

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Daily Record

The Critic's Corner

"Need for Speed" opens with a shot of a drive-in theater showing the movie "Bullitt," in which Steve McQueen plays a cop determined to find the underworld kingpin that killed the witness in his protection.

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