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  1. 'Hot Pursuit' hits bottom for the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Coastal Courier

    ... and couldn't wait for this bore-fest to be over. Witherspoon has done some great work in her career, ("Pleasantville" and "Walk the Line" come to mind), but she has probably hit the bottom of the barrel. The story surpasses stupidity and becomes ...

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  2. Reese Witherspoon is Leslie Jones' 'inner white girl' in this unaired 'Saturday Night Live' sketchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Zap2it.com

    ... The 'SNL' cast wishes their moms a happy Mother's Day The pint-sized blonde actress is doing her best "Pleasantville," sporting a pink headband and dress and perky attitude while giving Jones advice on dealing with people at the bank. That is, of ...

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  3. Reese Witherspoon hosts 'Saturday Night Live' this weekend: Talk about it hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Reese Witherspoon is one of the most enduring A-listers of the past 15 years, a frequent multiplex presence who's been consistently famous since the one-two-three punch of Pleasantville, Cruel Intentions , and Election in the late '90s-and a huge, capital-S Star since Legally Blonde 's release in 2001. Given both that and her proven comedic skills , how, then, is it possible that this is only her second time hosting SNL ? For the answer to that question, we may have to look back at Witherspoon's first trip to Studio 8H.

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  4. Perfect Supercut Reminds The World William H. Macy Is Film's Ultimate LoserRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Cinema Blend News

    ... been all over the map of Loserville, USA; and he's had some colorful failures in his various characters. When Pleasantville needed a lovable, but square middle aged man to put down during its technicolor revolution, he was more than able to do the ...

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  5. New the Free State of Jones Images Show Matthew McConaughey Leading a Confederate RebellionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Collider

    ... Mahershala Ali . Written and directed by four-time Oscar nominee Gary Ross ( The Hunger Game s, Seabiscuit , Pleasantville ), and starring Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey, The Free State of Jones is an epic action-drama set during the Civil War, ...

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  6. Tobey Maguire ushers his two cute children Ruby and Otis out of a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Tobey Maguire ushers his two cute children Ruby and Otis out of a cafe as they hold hands during day out with daddy The laidback actor followed his two adorable children out of a cafe, his eldest daughter Ruby, seven, already holding her younger brother, five-year-old Otis', hand. Pleasantville actor Tobey, 39, was assuming daddy duties on Sunday as he spent some quality time with his two children, away from wife Jennifer Meyer, 37. That's mighty Pleasantville: Tobey Maguire walks children Ruby and Otis out of a cafe on Sunday as they spend some quality time together The Spiderman star looked casual in a grey jumper and cargo-style shorts, which he paired with running shoes and tinted shades.

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  7. 2nd Hot Pursuit trailer hits and introduces us to the "Breast Boner"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... kinda plot it sounds like. Now, I tend to prefer Reese Witherspoon in her comedy mode. My fave film of hers is PLEASANTVILLE, but films like ELECTION, LEGALLY BLONDE and even THIS MEANS WAR. There's just something about her that works for me in ...

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  8. 11 Paul Walker Movies You Can Watch OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | KURB-FM Little Rock

    ... are also streaming. Meanwhile, his well-reviewed 2001 horror movie Joy Ride and first big movie role in Pleasantville are both available on iTunes and Amazon. Pleasantville (1998): One of Walker's first major movie roles was in this 1998 film ...

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  9. "Matty's Movies: "Furious Seven"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... he had already passed away. Paul Walker was an entertainer who entertained me with films like Varsity Blues, Pleasantville, The Skulls, Takers, Into The Blue, and She's All That. But it was "The Fast and the Furious" franchise that really propelled ...

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  10. Matthew McConaughey raises toast to New Orleans, describes city as 'a big, beautiful mess'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... the mix. McConaughey was accompanied by director Gary Ross (Free State of Jones, The Hunger Games, Seabiscuit, Pleasantville) and Free State of Jones Executive Producers Diana Alverez and TG Herrington.

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  11. First Look: McConaughey Fights for Lincoln in 'Free State of Jones'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Firstshowing.net

    While Matthew McConaughey has been schilling for Lincoln automobiles lately, we'll now get to see him on the big screen fighting for Abraham Lincoln in The Free State of Jones , a new Civil War drama from Pleasantville and The Hunger Games director Gary Ross . In the film, McConaughey plays a Mississippi man who defected from the Confederate Army and ended up banding together with a group of like-minded soldiers to set out to form their own state as the Free State Of Jones .

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  12. Tobey Maguire selling superhero-sized homeRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | Bank Rate

    ... million in January 2014, and the trustee is Eric Kranzler, Maguire's entertainment manager. Create your own "Pleasantville" in this gated plantation home that features a covered outdoor living room, a great room with beamed ceiling and a master ...

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  13. Reese Witherspoon: Oscar Money WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... years. Summary: After getting her start as a late 1990s starlet in films like Cruel Intentions, Election and Pleasantville , Witherspoon won an Oscar for her role in Walk the Line in 2006. Then she settled into a steady diet of romantic comedies. ...

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  14. One guy's top 10 favorite films of 2014, including 'Grand Budapest Hotel,' 'Interstellar'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... Reese Witherspoon (outstanding here), an actress not taken as seriously as we once did after "Election" and "Pleasantville." Yes, it's based on an enormously popular non-fiction book. But through perfectly edited flashbacks depicting fleeting ...

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  15. Boys basketball: Pioneer outlasts Woodland to complete sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | The Daily Democrat

    If the city of Woodland were the fictional Pleasantville, then Friday's Woodland at Pioneer High School boys basketball game would be the part of the movie when Reese Witherspoon gets her hands on the town's star basketball player and shakes up his world so much that neither he or his teammates can shoot straight again. Combined losing records aside, Friday was not the best the Patriots and Wolves can do, aesthetically speaking.

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  16. Fremont calendar for Jan. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Fremont Bulletin

    ... Library, 2400 Stevenson Blvd. "A Better Life" (PG-13) starring Demian Bichir and Jose Julian on Jan. 18, and "Pleasantville" (PG-13) starring Reese Witherspoon and Tobey Maguire on Jan. 25. Both showings are scheduled at 2 p.m. The Fremont Main ...

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  17. WildRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    The thing is, Reese Witherspoon was always a gifted actress. Back before she made Legally Blonde in 2001 and briefly got tagged with the dreaded 'America's sweetheart' label, she was making intriguing, thought-provoking stuff (Election, Pleasantville), even into the aggressively disturbing.

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  18. Family man Tobey Maguire enjoys an after-lunch stroll with wife...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... during the outing. Tobey first found fame as an actor playing teenage roles in movies like The Ice Storm and Pleasantville during the 1990s. He began to attract greater attention in critically acclaimed movies like Wonder Boys and The Cider House ...

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  19. Witherspoon, the best thing and biggest problem in a WildaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... affected by Strayed's journey, many may find themselves curiously unmoved. Reese Witherspoon's turn in "Pleasantville" with Tobey Maguire, left, garnered critical acclaim and earned her a Young Hollywood Award for breakthrough performance. One ...

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  20. Palm Springs Film Fest: 'Wild' Star Reese Witherspoon to Receive Chairman's AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... span of characters." Witherspoon's other acting credits include The Man in the Moon (1991), Fear (1996), Pleasantville (1998), Election (1999), Legally Blonde (2001), Sweet Home Alabama (2002), Vanity Fair (2004), Walk the Line (2005), Just Like ...

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