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  1. Five must-see British gangster films, from 'Get Carter' to 'Sexy Beast'Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 |

    ... are some must-see crime flicks with an English accent. Share your favorites in the comments section below. 1. "Get Carter," directed by Mike Hodges, 1970: Michael Caine stars as Jack Carter, a London gangster seeking retribution for his brother's ...


  2. "So many good memories": Mrs Clements retires after 43 years at the blackboard in ThetfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Eastern Daily Press

    When Barbara Clements started her teaching career at Staniforth Secondary School in 1971, Ted Heath was Prime Minister, Michael Caine was gracing the screen in Get Carter, and the UK had just switched to the decimal system.


  3. Syndicate Books Announces Distribution Agreement with Soho PressRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 20 | PRWeb

    ... been published in North America. Syndicate's lead title, which publishes in September, is Lewis' best known work, Get Carter, a book which has been adapted to film three times, most famously by Mike Hodges in 1971 and starring Michael Caine as the ...


  4. Syndicate Launches, Partners with SohoRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... some sort of 'wow' factor for readers and writers alike." The new house's first release is the late Ted Lewis's Get Carter , due out in September. The book has been adapted to film three times, most famously by Mike Hodges in 1971, with Michael ...


  5. Get Carter in pictures: Michael Caine in NewcastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | Chronicle Live

    Newcastle United fans have reacted angrily after the FA gave manager Alan Pardew a three game stadium ban, four game touchline ban and A 60,000 fine Newcastle United youngster Remie Streete today made his first appearance in a black and white shirt since his dressing room bust-up with Willie Donachie Get Carter starring Michael Caine became an ... (more)


  6. City break: A trip to Newcastle has a lot more colour than just black and whiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2014 |

    Sir Michael Caine would struggle to recognise Newcastle these days. The city's transformation since its - and his - finest silver-screen appearance in the 1971 Brit gangster flick Get Carter has been dramatic The industrial gloom that hung over Geordieland then has been replaced with a dynamic bar and restaurant scene, boutique hotels galore and an ... (more)


  7. 'Closing the Circle' by Jim Wilsky and Frank Zafiro ends trilogy with a bangRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 |

    ... smarter than he appears. This makes him kind of like Sylvester Stallone's portrayal of Carter in the remake of "Get Carter." He is relentless in the pursuit of his goals, and this would make him seem almost admirable if one of those goals wasn't ...


  8. Architect calls for people to think again on lost Get Carter car parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | Chronicle Live

    In a new TV show, Jonathan Meades argues that, the 'Get Carter' car park and the 'Dunston Rocket' will be missed An architect is calling on people in the North to think again about some of the region's most controversial buildings.


  9. Film Review: 'The Outsider' pounds its way through a worn storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2014 | Glendale News-Press

    ... as a cruder version of Steven Soderbergh's "The Limey," which was itself a variation on Mike Hodges 's 1971 "Get Carter." Both of those at least made some sort of stab at thematic content, whereas "The Outsider" has none beyond "Mongo sad... Mongo ...


  10. State of the Union rearranges Tuesday scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... That may send you scurrying to other channels. TCM is offering a Michael Caine night with "Gambit" at 8 and "Get Carter" at 10. AMC presents "The Bourne Identity" at 8 and "The Rock" at 10:30. If you need laughs, TBS offers a string of "Big Bang ...


  11. Detective Harrigan - DVD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2014 | IndieLondon

    ... the screen, imbuing Harrigan with traces of Gary Cooper in High Noon and the no-nonsense grit of Michael Caine in Get Carter . Unfortunately, the film quite often struggles to maintain your attention whenever Tompkinson isn't around, while the ...


  12. Remember When: 50 years of Zulu the movie and a real-life North heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2014 | Chronicle Live

    ... Starring Stanley Baker, and a young Michael Caine (who'd later take the main role in the 1971 Geordie classic Get Carter), Zulu was perhaps the last British military blockbuster. And we're off into an hour and a half of heart-stopping action as the ...


  13. Legal Fight: Dennis Stafford is hoping to quash his murder convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2014 | The Northern Echo

    NEW evidence has cast fresh doubt on the conviction of two men jailed for the notorious gangland killing that inspired the Michael Caine thriller, Get Carter.


  14. TV producer Allan McKeown, husband of Tracey Ullman, dies aged 67Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2013 | Sunday Herald

    ... Taylor, Richard Burton and Michael Caine. He also created hairstyles for iconic 1960s films such as If and Get Carter, before moving into the world of advertising. He went on to found production company Witzend with comedy writers Dick Clement and ...


  15. TV supremo Allan McKeown loses his battle against prostate cancer aged 67Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2013 |

    ... including the Beatles, Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton and Michael Caine - and then branched into movies such as Get Carter and If. He was one of the first indie producers in the UK, before marrying Ullman in 1983 while working in LA for Fox and ...


  16. R.I.P. Producer Allan McKeownRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2013 | Deadline

    ... clients like the Beatles, Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, and Michael Caine, working on such films as If and Get Carter . He shifted careers and eventually became one of the first indie producers in the UK. He also was a founding member of a ...


  17. Disc News Update 12.26Read the original story

    Dec 26, 2013 |

    Warner will release Get Carter on Blu-ray on 22 April. This original Michael Caine thriller will arrive with a 1080p transfer, a DTS-HD Master Audio sound mix, and an unconfirmed set of bonuses.


  18. Sylvester Stallone shares high protein diet and 'Sly Moves' to stay ripped at 67Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2013 |

    ... Now, however, Sylvester knows better. His focus for weight loss and strength: Protein. During a live chat about "Get Carter," he explained his philosophy on diet. "I maintain a high protein diet . If it floats, flies, crawls or runs, I eat it. High ...


  19. Handprints cast in concrete at new Gateshead cinemaRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2013 | The Northern Echo

    ... cinematic connections as it's on the location of the iconic car park that featured in North-East gangster movie Get Carter starring Michael Caine. A man was pushed from the top of the car park in one of the film's memorable scenes. The Vue cinema ...


  20. Sly Goes Solo! An Evening with Sylvester Stallone to Premiere at London's Central Hall WestminsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2013 | Broadway

    ... movies, his film credits include the Rambo movies, The Expendables, Cliffhanger, Escape Plan, Bullet to the Head, Get Carter, Cop Land, Assassins, Judge Dredd, Cobra and many more. Can't wait to see Stallone take the stage? Click below to see the ...