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  1. The novice, the dilettante, the journeyman and the master: Revealed,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Daily Mail

    They have come up with a framework of four types of hitmen to explain who gets involved in the profession and why Be it Jean Reno's ultimate professional in Leon or John Cusack's slick everyman in Grosse Pointe Blank, film after book after video game has painted the hitman as a righteous dark avenger.

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  2. John Cusack to Appear in His Upcoming CBS Drama PilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... role in the drama. The actor, producer, and screenwriter has appeared in films such as Say Anything..., Grosse Pointe Blank, High Fidelity, Con Air, Being John Malkovich, 1408, Must Love Dogs, 2012, Martian Child, America's Sweethearts, and The ...

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  3. RivetingRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | Tucson Weekly

    ... he's trying to play. That voice is supplied by Mr. John Cusack, aka Lloyd Dobler, aka the assassin in Grosse Pointe Blank . I love it when Cusack takes on roles that seem to be extensions of prior roles. He did it well with Hot Tub Time Machine , ...

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  4. Live in the D talks with 'About A Boy' starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... THAT'S CREEPY AND WEIRD. IT'S UNIQUE RELATIONSHIP. MINNIE I WOULD REMISS IF I DIDN'T ASK YOU ABOUT ""GROSSE POINTE BLANK"" YOU WERE IN A CLASSIC MOVIE THAT FEATURE A LOCAL DETROIT SUBURB DID YOU SPEND ANY TIME WHEN YOU WERE MAKING IT I KNOW THE ...

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  5. Scoop: About a Boy on NBC - Tuesday, March 25, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... unemployed and loving it. So imagine his surprise when Fiona (Minnie Driver, "Good Will Hunting," "Grosse Pointe Blank"), a needy single mom and her oddly charming 11-year-old son, Marcus (Benjamin Stockham, "1600 Penn"), move in next door and ...

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  6. Crime fans left holding 'Bag'Read the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Boston Herald

    ... gangster Dragna (Robert De Niro) gives hit man Jack (John Cusack, in a riff on his role in "Grosse Pointe Blank"). Once holed up in the motel from hell, Jack must keep others from getting the bag, including corrupt local police, and figure out what ...

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  7. Movie Review: 'The Bag Man' Starring John Cusack and Robert De NiroRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... crime boss; while Cusack is Jack, his seemingly-reliable hit man. Cusack's clearly riffing on his old Grosse Pointe Blank deal here, and at least initially it works. We see him, recognize the role, and immediately hope the best for Jack....and by ...

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  8. 'Bag Man' takes your money and runsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | Daily Trojan

    ... of gold" inspired - some would say lifted wholesale - by the actor's role in the 1997 assassin comedy Grosse Pointe Blank. De Niro, meanwhile, appears as the enigmatic crime boss Dragna, Jack's frequent employer and, based on his snazzy pompadour, a ...

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  9. Thomas Jane And John Cusack Are Ridiculous In Drive Hard TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    What the hell has happened to John Cusack ? Remember the glory days of Say Anything, Grosse Pointe Blank, High Fidelity and Being John Malkovich ? Now he is giving us nonsense like The Raven , The Paperboy and this, Drive Hard .

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  10. Video: First Look - Minnie Driver Stars in New NBC Series About a BoyRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... unemployed and loving it. So imagine his surprise when Fiona ( Minnie Driver , "Good Will Hunting," "Grosse Pointe Blank"), a needy single mom and her oddly charming 11-year-old son, Marcus ( Benjamin Stockham , "1600 Penn"), move in next door and ...

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  11. Lost Drive-In: Hot Rod/Rebel of the RoadRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2013 | Hot Rod Magazine

    ... own son wins the race. Written and directed by George Armitage (later to reach higher peaks of fame with Grosse Pointe Blank ), the TV movie starred former Bonanza star Parnell Roberts, soap star Robin Matson, Broadway and TV veteran Robert Culp, ...

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  12. J.J. Abrams' Lance Armstrong Movie Races Toward the Finish LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2013 | RollingStone

    ... Juliet Macur's book, Cycle of Lies: The Fall of Lance Armstrong . DeVincentis also counts 1997's Grosse Pointe Blank among his screenwriting credits; as for the source material, Macur spent over a decade covering Armstrong for the The New York Times ...

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  13. Cash for contract killing: The economics behind hiring a hitmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2013 | Metro UK News

    Fictional hitmen played by John Cusack and Dan Ackroyd in the movie Grosse Pointe Blank, but the reality is a little less wisecracking and a lot less lucrative In fiction, hitmen wear dark suits, execute targets using guns with silencers and then walk off into the horizon with a briefcase full of cash.

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