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  1. As the former 'Get Carter' pub re-opens in Newcastle, we...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Chronicle Live

    And as a pub that starred in Get Carter gets a makeover we looked at other locations made famous by the film. Owners of the re-opened "Get Carter" pub in Newcastle are making the most of a chance to revive some of its lost history.

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  2. Sneak peek inside the Newcastle pub that featured in Get Carter film...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Chronicle Live

    The Victoria Comet, in Newcastle city centre, which starred in classic film Get Carter re-opens under its old name - and with a new look Doors have opened at a new-look pub in Newcastle made famous when it appeared in cult gangster film classic Get Carter. The former O'Neill's opposite Newcastle Central Station has been taken over by Nicholson's Pubs and re-opened as The Victoria Comet.

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  3. Hollywood actor Mickey Rourke beats opponent 33 years his junior in exhibition boxing matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | The Independent

    ... his professional career he went undefeated in eight fights and went on to act in several more films, including Get Carter and The Rainmaker. He won an Oscar nomination for his performance in the 2008 film The Wrestler. Rourke lost 35lbs while ...

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  4. GIF: Mickey Rourke wins by 2nd round TKO in his first boxing match since 1994Read the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | BloodyElbow

    ... With the Russian crowd fully supporting the man who has starred in such films as Sin City , The Expendables , Get Carter , and The Wrestler, Rourke unleashed his fists of fury on Seymour and proved to be the vastly superior fighter.e far too much ...

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  5. Newcastle pub Vic & Comet which featured in Get Carter film to re-open next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Chronicle Live

    Original Vic & Comet which starred in Michael Caine's 1972 gangster hit is making a return as The Victoria Comet A pub which featured in Michael Caine gangster classic Get Carter is to re-open next month with a whole new look - and its old name. The at-times infamous Victoria & Comet in Neville Street had a starring role in the 1972 film as the smoky bar Caine's Cockney hit man Jack Carter walks straight into on his arrival in Newcastle.

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  6. 'Jack Carter and the Mafia Pigeon'; 'Color Blind'; 'A Billion Ways to Die'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    One of the first R-rated movies I sneaked into as a girl was "Get Carter" with Michael Caine and Britt Ekland, a violent film noir . When I left the Glasgow cinema, I went straight to the source - Ted Lewis' "Jack Returns Home" .

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  7. Veteran actor Sir Michael Caine has only been left starstruck by two...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | TheIndyChannel

    ... Daily Express, "With Sinatra, we were traveling in a private jet across America in the 1970s after the success of Get Carter. I sudden realized who I was with and shut up. "He asked me what was wrong. I said, 'It is unbelievable for me to be sitting ...

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  8. Michael Caine Left Starstruck By Calista FlockhartRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | WENN Blog

    ... Express, "With Sinatra, we were travelling in a private jet across America in the 1970s after the success of Get Carter. I sudden realised who I was with and shut up. "He asked me what was wrong. I said, 'It is unbelievable for me to be sitting here ...

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  9. Michael Caine Left Starstruck By Calista FlockhartRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Express, "With Sinatra, we were travelling in a private jet across America in the 1970s after the success of Get Carter. I sudden realised who I was with and shut up. "He asked me what was wrong. I said, 'It is unbelievable for me to be sitting here ...

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  10. Recommend to me British movies from the 60s and 70s about blokes & ladsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Ask MetaFilter

    For whatever reason, I find the 60s and 70s British gent as the epitome of Cool. Michael Caine in Get Carter, Albert Finney in Saturday Night, Sunday Morning, Malcolm McDowell in If... and O Lucky Man.

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

    Oct 15, 2014 | 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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  12. On this Day in Movie History, October 6, 1942: Britt EklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | 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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  13. Michael Caine Talks Vague Retirement Plans After 'Now You See Me 2'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | 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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  14. Why I'm ready to retire, by Michael CaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | 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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  15. Caine hailed 'greatest movie actor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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