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  1. Classic Ghostbusters hit movie will be shown in churchyard as part of Accrington film festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... host a question and answer session with writer and director Mike Hodges, who is perhaps best known for 1971 flick Get Carter, which stars Michael Caine. The Pennine Film Festival is Accrington and Rossendale College's annual festival, which is aimed ...

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  2. On this Day in Movie History, October 6, 1942: Britt EklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Examiner.com

    Best known for her roles as a Bond girl in The Man with the Golden Gun , and in the British cult horror film The Wicker Man , as well as marriage to actor Peter Sellers, Swedish actress and singer Britt-Marie Ekland was born on this day, October 6, 1942. Eckland's other notable film appearances include The Night They Raided Minsky's , Baxter! , The Double Man , Get Carter and the 1973 cult film The Wicker Man .

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  3. Michael Caine Talks Vague Retirement Plans After 'Now You See Me 2'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Firstshowing.net

    ... The Cider House Rules , he's been seen in Zulu, Alfie , the original iterations of Gambit, The Italian Job and Get Carter , not to mention memorable turns in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, A Muppet Christmas Carol, Austin Powers in Goldmember and the Dark ...

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  4. Why I'm ready to retire, by Michael CaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Daily Mail

    Why I'm ready to retire, by Caine: Actor admits he will probably not make another film unless he receives script so good he cannot refuse From Zulu to the Italian Job and Get Carter, he has starred in some of Britain's most famous films. The actor has revealed he has 'probably retired' and will not make another film unless he is sent a script he cannot refuse.

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  5. Caine hailed 'greatest movie actor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Sthelensstar.co.uk

    Sir Michael Caine was hailed as the "greatest movie actor" Britain has produced as stars gathered to celebrate his career at London's Albert Hall. The star of films including Zulu, The Italian Job and Get Carter staged A Night Out With Sir Michael Caine to raise cash for the NSPCC.

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  6. Fans and friends turn out to greet actor Alun Armstrong in the North EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Chronicle Live

    ... publicity. He was happy to oblige by coming up from his home in London and insisted: "It's a great honour". The Get Carter and New Tricks actor, who has just filmed a guest slot in the Christmas special of Downton Abbey which was shot at Alnwick ...

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  7. Hometown: Actor Alun Armstrong at Stanley Civic Theatre. Picture: Stuart Boulton.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | The Northern Echo

    ... with his father also working as a winding engineer in the local pit. Mr Armstrong made his film debut in Get Carter in 1971. He has also appeared in A Bridge Too Far, Patriot Games with Harrison Ford, Braveheart with Mel Gibson and Sleepy Hollow ...

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  8. Britain's ugliest building revealed: 'Oppressive and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... The development, designed by 3D Reid, is on the site of the carpark featured in the famous Michael Caine film Get Carter. Other nominees included Unite Stratford City student flats near the former Olympic site, and the QN7 flats near Arsenal ...

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  9. Latest From the Rap SheetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Kirkus Reviews

    ... your opportunity to crack open Christie's oft-acclaimed mystery once more. Or perhaps you'd prefer to revisit Get Carter , the 1970 novel by Ted Lewis that was later turned into a cult film of the same name starring Michael Caine. A new U.S. ...

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  10. The Complete Fall Style Cheat SheetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | Details

    ... three-piece, the goal is to avoid the overly fussy dandy look and instead follow the lead of Michael Caine circa Get Carter . Dior's somber take on pinstripes (6) and the navy Dunhill (5) seen here both adhere to the minimalist bent. Another option ...

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  11. Sylvester Stallone to Star in Gangster Film 'Scarpa'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... not a stranger to gangster films. In 2000, Stallone portrayed a Las Vegas mob enforcer in the remake of the film Get Carter . Some other films with a crime element that Stallone appeared in are Oscar , Stop! Or My Mom will Shoot , Bullet to the Head ...

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  12. Harry Brown: On the value of maintaining one's weapon . . . SirRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... of the gang members . . . you can catch in his face traces of Harry Palmer or Jack Carter. (Speaking of "Get Carter", an interesting experience can be had if, after the credits sequence, you turn the sound down and play Roy Budd's theme to the 1971 ...

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  13. Travel: Discovering Britain's forgotten coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | Iom Online

    ... footpath. It's only a couple of miles up the coast from the site of Blackhall Colliery, where those scenes from Get Carter were filmed. Just to the north other aerial ropeways dumped waste from Horden and Easington collieries. At the height of their ...

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  14. The Complete Fall Style Cheat SheetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | Details

    ... three-piece, the goal is to avoid the overly fussy dandy look and instead follow the lead of Michael Caine circa Get Carter . Dior's somber take on pinstripes (6) and the navy Dunhill (5) seen here both adhere to the minimalist bent. Another option ...

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  15. Sir Michael Caine's film career to be celebrated live at the Royal Albert HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... a star-studded charity event at London's Royal Albert Hall. The star of films including Zulu, The Italian Job and Get Carter is fronting A Night Out With...Sir Michael Caine on October 1 to raise money for the NSPCC. TV presenter and film expert ...

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  16. Piper Perabo marries 'Covert Affairs' executive producer Stephen KayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... odes of Covert Affairs , Friday Night Lights , and The Shield . He also directed Sylvester Stallone in the 2000's Get Carter remake.

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  17. Ten things that we love about Stanley, County DurhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | Chronicle Live

    ... 5: Renowned RSC actor Alun Armstrong was born in Annfield Plain and went on to make his debut in 1971 classic Get Carter. 6: North Durham Academy. The new multi-million pound school was formed in 2011 when Greencroft Business and Enterprise ...

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  18. Get Carter extras recall the making of a North East - set classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Chronicle Live

    Locals to attend VIP screening of Michael Caine hit to celebrate unveiling of a commemorative Get Carter plaque in Gateshead Gateshead blasted back to the seventies with a special celebration to mark the town's part in the making of classic British film Get Carter starring Michael Caine.

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  19. Get Carter screening sparks memories of locals who featured in gangster classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | Chronicle Live

    ... state. "So I said to the producer 'we can't have this; after you go away, I have to get them out'. Next week, Get Carter is having a VIP showing at Gateshead's Vue Cinema in Trinity Square , as part of a blast back to the seventies to celebrate ...

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  20. Mind games: 'Perception' with Eric McCormack intelligently solves crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    ... thinking while she's more grounded. Cook has played a variety of roles over the past 16 years in movies like "Get Carter," "Josie and the Pussycats," "Descent" and "Nancy Drew." She says that playing Moretti has been one of the most challenging for ...

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