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  1. That Guy Dick Miller's Not as Great as Dick MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Village Voice

    A curiosity: The actor Dick Miller, a rumpled salt, has brightened up countless B-movies by showing up for a scene or two to reel off some exposition or maybe get gutted by a robot. Yet his own movie, the one about his years of B-brightening, the one inviting us to get to know the best thing in Piranha and Night of the Creeps and White Line Fever and dozens of Roger Corman's cheapies, is by-design crafted to exclude the most singular element of a Miller appearance: pleased surprise.

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  2. Hal Hartley Anchors His Humor to a Genuinely Thrilling Story in Ned RifleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Village Voice

    Hal Hartley is nothing if not the progenitor of his own carefully cultivated cinematic world : the Hartleyverse, always filled with comically affected characters, allusions to other works of art, and dry social commentary. It's all there in Ned Rifle , the final entry in Hartley's trilogy that, starting with Henry Fool , examines one deeply eccentric family.

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  3. Photo Call: Savion Sizzles, Betty Belts, Condola Croons and Matthew Morrison Charms; Highlights FromRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Playbill

    The 2015 Gala for Off-Broadway's Vineyard Theatre on March 30 was hosted by John Waters and saw a constellation of Broadway talent including Tony winners Betty Buckley , Tony Kushner and Tonya Pinkins . The annual fundraiser was held this year at the Edison Ballroom near Times Square and features a performance directed by Tony winner Michael Mayer .

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  4. The Screening Room: Shirley Jones Warbles "Till There Was You"Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Playbill

    Jones made her Broadway debut as a replacement in the chorus of the original run of South Pacific . Coming under the wing of composer Richard Rodgers , she appeared in the ensemble of Me and Juliet on Broadway before being tapped to play both Laurey in the 1955 film of " Oklahoma! " and Julie Jordan in the 1956 film of " Carousel ."

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  5. Quintessence's the Three Musketeers Begins 4/15Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Quintessence Theatre Group concludes its fifth season of progressive classic theatre with Alexandre Dumas ' THE THREE MUSKETEERS. Celebrating its fifth birthday, Quintessence has created a world premiere adaptation of Dumas' epic adventure directed by Quintessence Artistic Director, Alexander Burns.

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  6. Jeff Fahey Parties From Dusk Till DawnRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | DreadCentrol.com

    The casting news continues for Robert Rodriguez's "From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series" as another very familiar face has joined the fold. Read on for details, etc.

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  7. Eastern Michigan President Susan Martin resigning in JulyRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    Eastern Michigan University President Susan W. Martin, who took the job during what she called "a troubled time" of controversy over the cover-up of a student's slaying, said Tuesday that she will step down this summer after seven years leading the Ypsilanti school. Martin, 64, will take a one-year sabbatical before becoming a professor of accounting and finance in the College of Business, the university said in a statement.

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  8. Top Ten: Movie ShoesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

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  9. Salty Ferguson will speak about career in professional baseball league at Misericordia UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Times Leader

    Talks by Sarah "Salty" Ferguson and Mary Beth Zeman will highlight National Library Week activities at Misericordia University the week of April 12-18. Talks by Sarah "Salty" Ferguson and Mary Beth Zeman will highlight National Library Week activities at Misericordia University the week of April 12-18.

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  10. Top Five Blu-ray ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Collider

    Hollywood has tried with Chris Rock . Though he remains one of the greatest standups in the business, most of his cinematic output is lacking, and he's never made a great leading man .

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  11. Disney Working on Live-Action "Mulan" MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    A former police chief who served the twin towns that the Fundamentalist Church of Latter-Day Saints dominates is coming forward for the first time, claiming he l... - A massive nationwide power-outage has struck Turkey, causing travel chaos in major cities and leaving roughly three-quarters of the country with limited ele... BOSTON, March 31, 2015-"Food is not a talisman: Reflections on the science and practice of nutrition," is the subject of Joanne L. Slavin's 2015 W.O.A. Memorial Lecture, whi... CLASS A Name, School, Height, Grade First team Chloe Akin-Otiko, Bellevue West, 5-10, Jr. Jaycee Bradley, Norfolk, 5-10, Sr. Jay Bridgeman, Omaha Westside, 6-1,... -- In the midst of the worst season in franchise history, New York Knicks executive Phil Jackson made a plea to Knicks fans that better days are ahead.

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  12. Robin Williamsa image cannot be used for 25 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ROBIN WILLIAMS: The actor handed over the rights to his name, signature, photograph and likeness to the Windfall Foundation, a charitable organization set up by his legal team prior to his suicide. Robin Williams took legal measures to stop the future use of his image, name and likeness before he died last year.

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  13. the House of Yes to Run 5/9-6/14 at Zephyr TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Love, incest, mental illness and murder. Zephyr producing artistic director Lee Sankowich directs a 25th anniversary revival of the wickedly entertaining, exceedingly black comedy by Wendy MacLeod that became a cult classic indie film - and still lives up to its hype.

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  14. Cirque du Soleil to help bring 'The Wiz' to TV, BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    The Wiz is coming to TV and back to Broadway with productions from NBC and Canada's Cirque du Soleil. NBC said Monday it will air a Dec. 3 live production of the hit 1970s stage reinvention of The Wizard of Oz .

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  15. Hot 100's Hottest Weeks, March 1999: Earworms From...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Billboard

    With nearly 57 years under the Hot 100 's belt, it's a good bet there are more than a few standout weeks in the chart's history. We've decided to zoom in on several of those which, in each decade or era, included a healthy share of songs having made a lasting impact, where music and/or chart history was made.

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  16. Vanessa Hudgens Set to Perform with Cast of Gigi on Live with Kelly and Michael TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Vanessa Hudgens will be interviewed and will perform "I Never Want To Go Home Again" with cast members from the new Broadway production of Gigi on "Live with Kelly and Michael" tomorrow, Wednesday, April 1. "Live with Kelly and Michael" airs locally at 9:00 AM on WABC-TV Channel 7. Check local listings.

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  17. MTC Will Bring Richard Greenberg's Our Mother's Brief Affair to...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Manhattan Theatre Club has just announced it will produce the New York premiere of Our Mother's Brief Affair, the new play by Tony Award winner Richard Greenberg , directed by MTC's award-winning Artistic Director Lynne Meadow , starring Tony and two-time Golden Globe Award winner Linda Lavin . The limited engagement of Our Mother's Brief Affair will begin previews Monday, December 28, 2015 and open Wednesday, January 20, 2016 on Broadway at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre .

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  18. Trevor Noah Meets the Outrage InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    Yesterday Comedy Central announced that South African comedian Trevor Noah will replace Jon Stewart as host of The Daily Show beginning in December. Curious fans of the show scrambled to learn more about Noah, whose fan base is large but not concentrated in the United States.

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  19. TCM Film Fest: 'Easy Rider' Icon Peter Fonda on Henry, Weed, Motorcycling and the MPAARead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hollywood Reporter

    As hard as it is to believe, Peter Fonda - one of the key faces of 1960s counter-culture, particularly through the iconic film Easy Rider , which he co-wrote and stars in - is now 75 years old, only two years younger than his legendary father, Henry Fonda , was when he passed away in 1982. Peter is wearing his years better - whereas Henry seemed like an old man at this age, Peter is energetic, trim and, with his tight jeans, leather jacket and shades, looks like he's ready for another cross-country motorcycle ride.

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  20. The 8 Roles That Defined Dustin Hoffman's Career So FarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | News Max

    Dustin Hoffman's career took off when he was cast as Ben Braddock in "The Graduate." Hoffman's roles across his long and storied career ranged from 1960s youth angst to a cross-dressing actor to a political svengali.

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