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  1. 1/9: Interview- Jeff Bridges talks music, 'Crazy Heart'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Arizona Republic

    Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1IlUbjO But it wasn't until his Oscar-winning role as washed-up alcoholic country singer Otis "Bad" Blake in Scott Cooper's 2009 film "Crazy Heart," nearly 40 years later, that Bridges' musical career started gathering steam. We caught up with Bridges to talk about "Crazy Heart," "Heaven's Gate" and the tour that brings the star to Scottsdale this week with a backing band named the Abiders in obvious tribute to "The Big Lebowski."

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  2. Profiles in Hollywood Courage: Sony CavesRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Power Line

    ... make more money on pay-per-view streaming and DVD sales now. Why didn't Michael Cimino think of this with "Heaven's Gate" (which was on some forlorn cable channel last night, still as unwatchable as ever)? No brave Hollywood studio would really ...

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  3. Kirk Cameron's 'Saving Christmas' Has Been Voted The Worst Movie EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Switched

    ... with Hollywood hubris gone mad, 32 years after its release. Like "Cutthroat Island" did with Carolco, "Heaven's Gate" eventually led studio United Artists to shutter its doors. Cost: $55 million Worldwide gross: $14.3 million Total losses: $40.7 ...

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  4. Jeff Bridges comes to the Aladdin Theater, playing music and living large as The DudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... a band. He learns guitar and piano as a kid and makes music on most of his movie sets, most importantly on "Heaven's Gate" with T Bone Burnett and Stephen Bruton, who become lifelong friends and came through on "Crazy Heart." Jeff's living the dream ...

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  5. The Dogs of WarRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | DVD Verdict

    ... creations. The Dogs of War followed Walken's role in the award winning The Deer Hunter and the enormous flop Heaven's Gate ; while the performance is good, it's the least of those three films. Another strong performance in the film is JoBeth ...

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  6. 10/14: Kris Kristofferson performs at Celebrity TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Arizona Republic

    ... his voice, his songs, his latest album ("Feeling Mortal"), the "approaching termination" of his life and "Heaven's Gate." Question: You've been touring acoustically, by yourself, in recent years. Could you talk about the appeal of that approach? ...

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  7. Steven Soderbergh turns Raiders of the Lost Ark into a silent, black-and-white filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Digital Trends

    ... and Gus Van Sant's shot-for-shot 1998 remake, as well as a recut version of Michael Cimino's 1980 western Heaven's Gate . His latest project, he explains, is all about giving the art of staging its due. "Understanding story, character, and ...

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  8. Steven Soderbergh re-cuts 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... Soderbergh has had fun with re-cutting movies. Back in April , he cut Michael Cimino's cumbersome Western epic Heaven's Gate from over 200 minutes to just 108 minutes.

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  9. On stage and screen, Kris Kristofferson remains as much a cult figure as an iconRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Nashville Scene

    ... (1976), the latter of which earned Kristofferson a Golden Globe award. After the colossal bomb that was 1980's Heaven's Gate , however, any lasting momentum was merely the consequence of things going downhill. Kristofferson was tagged with Golden ...

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  10. Ross Raihala: A chat with Jeff Bridges, musicianRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... when I used to play pretend as a kid." The music bug bit Bridges again when he starred in the 1980 Western "Heaven's Gate," and spent his off time jamming with co-star Kris Kristofferson and several musicians who appeared in the film, including ...

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  11. Whether it's music or movies, Jeff Bridges abidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Larry McMurtry book, earned him an Oscar nomination. In 1980, he appeared in Michael Cimino's epic Western "Heaven's Gate," an expensive box-office failure that has lately been critically reappraised. And in 1998, he starred in the Coen brothers' ...

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  12. The Deer Hunter - film reviewRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | Financial Times

    ... ality and (for some) misguided magnitude Cimino was never forgiven. "Hubris" became the brand on his forehead. Heaven's Gate , which followed, is only now discovering its rightful following.

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  13. FSLC to Host an Evening with Isabelle Huppert onRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... and Golden Globe winner Amour (2012). She made her U.S. debut playing a brothel madam in Michael Cimino's Heaven's Gate (1980) and also appeared in David O. Russell's I aTM Huckabees (2004). Huppert began her career on stage and is a five-time MoliA ...

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