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  1. Hot photos of 'Friday Night Lights' star Amber Heard in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Examiner.com

    ... Night Lights" the TV show. Since "Friday Night Lights" Amber Heard has been in many different movies like "North Country", "Alpha Dog", "Pineapple Express", "Zombieland", "The Ward", "Paranoia" and "Machete Kills". Amber Heard is starring in three ...

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  2. White Bear Lake comedian-actor dies after Mexico fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | TwinCities

    ... He also had parts in TV pilots and Hollywood films including "Hellraiser: Hellseeker," "Saving Silverman" and "North Country," in which he played the role of Pete the union rep. "His sense of humor was robust," said friend and fellow comedian Chris ...

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  3. Twin Cities comic dies after fall from ruins in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Star Tribune

    ... worked on screen with Owen Wilson, Charlize Theron and Jack Black, among others. His movie credits include "North Country" and a remake of "I Spy." He also won roles on such Twin Cities stages as the Jungle Theater and the History Theatre. He ...

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  4. In 'Olive,' McDormand is a star with no time for vanityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    ... put her in the best actress category, her Oscar nominations - for "Almost Famous," "Mississippi Burning" and "North Country" - were all for best supporting actress. Even in "Fargo," she noted, "I don't come in until halfway through." McDormand ...

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  5. In 'Olive,' McDormand is a star with no time for vanityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    ... put her in the best actress category, her Oscar nominations - for "Almost Famous," "Mississippi Burning" and "North Country" - were all for best supporting actress. Even in "Fargo," she noted, "I don't come in until halfway through." McDormand ...

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  6. In 'Olive,' McDormand is a star with no time for vanityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    ... put her in the best actress category, her Oscar nominations - for "Almost Famous," "Mississippi Burning" and "North Country" - were all for best supporting actress. Even in "Fargo," she noted, "I don't come in until halfway through." McDormand ...

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  7. 'McFarland, USA' Trailer: Kevin Costner Leads Disney's Latest Feel-Good Sports MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | /film

    ... group of young runners, and they all eventually forge a competitive cross-country team. Whale Rider and North Country director Niki Caro calls the shots; check out the McFarland USA trailer below. This might be serious "white guy inspires" schmaltz, ...

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  8. Kevin Costner Inspires Runners in Disney's 'McFarland, USA' TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Firstshowing.net

    ... race not being subtle at all. But maybe it'll be all right? Watch ! McFarland, USA is directed by Niki Caro ( North Country, The Whale Rider ) and written by Bettina Gilois ( Glory Road ). A group of novice runners from an economically challenged ...

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  9. Frances McDormand embraces abrasive 'Olive Kitteridge'Read the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... as an actress, including an Oscar for "Fargo" and nominations for "Mississippi Burning," "Almost Famous" and "North Country." She approached author Strout about optioning the book, and her timing proved fortuitous: A few months later, "Olive ...

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  10. Frances McDormand: Olive and kickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Richard Jenkins play Olive's husband Henry as the pair had worked together on four previous films. "We've done North Country and three movies with Joel and Ethan," said Jenkins. "In Burn After Reading I was in love with her the whole movie and she ...

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  11. Kam Williams Interviews Jeremy Renner Star of "Kill the Messenger"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Skanner

    ... & Gretel: Witch Hunters; The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford; 28 Weeks Later; Take; North Country; S.W.A.T.; and Neo Ned. Here, he talks about his new film, Kill the Messenger, directed by Michael Cuesta. The two previously ...

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  12. Video: Sneak Peek - Frances McDormand Stars in Hbo's Olive Kitteridge, Premiering 11/2Read the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Academy Award winner Frances McDormand ("Fargo," "North Country") and Academy Award nominee Richard Jenkins ("The Visitor," HBO 's "Six Feet Under") star in the four-part HBO Miniseries drama OLIVE KITTERIDGE , a film by Academy Award- nominated ...

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  13. Front-line performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... trying to shepherd worthwhile projects - and pet projects - to the screen. Julia Roberts, Monaghan's "North Country" costar Charlize Theron, and Reese Witherspoon have taken this route. Witherspoon, in fact, is the presumptive front-runner for the ...

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  14. On Movies: Front-line performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... trying to shepherd worthwhile projects - and pet projects - to the screen. Julia Roberts, Monaghan's North Country costar Charlize Theron, and Reese Witherspoon have taken this route. Witherspoon, in fact, is the presumptive front-runner for the ...

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  15. From - True Detective' To - Fort Bliss' By Marlow SternRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    ... instructor in over her head on the Fox drama Boston Public ; or as a miner opposite Charlize Theron in North Country ; her Bahstin private investigator in search of a missing girl in Gone Baby Gone ; the vodka-swilling long-haul truck driver in ...

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  16. Judge loses job over online comments about actress and adoptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | CNN

    ... Theron is one of Hollywood's top actors with roles in movies ranging from "Monster" and "Mighty Joe Young" to "North Country" and "Snow White and the Huntsman." Efforts to reach Theron's representatives were not successful Friday night Maggio's ...

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  17. Arkansas judge loses job over leaked confidential documentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... Theron is one of Hollywood's top actors with roles in movies ranging from "Monster" and "Mighty Joe Young" to "North Country" and "Snow White and the Huntsman." Efforts to reach Theron's representatives were not successful Friday night Maggio's ...

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  18. Judge Fired After Leaking Details of an Adoption by Actress Charlize TheronRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | KRON 4

    ... Theron is one of Hollywood's top actors with roles in movies ranging from "Monster" and "Mighty Joe Young" to "North Country" and "Snow White and the Huntsman." Efforts to reach Theron's representatives were not successful Friday night Maggio's ...

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  19. Arkansas judge loses job over online comments about actress Charlize TheronRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... Theron is one of Hollywood's top actors with roles in movies ranging from "Monster" and "Mighty Joe Young" to "North Country" and "Snow White and the Huntsman." Efforts to reach Theron's representatives were not successful Friday night Maggio's ...

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  20. Teaser Trailer: HBO's Olive Kitteridge Miniseries Starring Frances McDormand and Richard JenkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | /film

    ... on the following day, November 3rd 2014, also at 9:00 PM. Academy AwardA winner Frances McDormand ("Fargo," "North Country") and Academy AwardA nominee Richard Jenkins ("The Visitor," HBO's "Six Feet Under") star in the four-part HBO Miniseries ...

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