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  1. What Gatsby Gets Wrong: Ten Ways the New Movie Will Trip Up the Lazy Students of TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LA Weekly

    The only thing we English teachers hate more than Sparknotes is a high-quality, mostly faithful movie version of a book. Why would a student slog through Pride and Prejudice when she can drool over Colin Firth in the excellent BBC miniseries ? And shh! Don't tell the eighth graders about Gregory Peck's brilliant turn as Atticus Finch in 1962's To Kill a Mockingbird ! Considering Baz Luhrmann's new adaptation of The Great Gatsby comes closer than any prior attempt to capturing the essence of F. Scott Fitzgerald's Great American Novel, we can safely expect high school students of the future to choose watching this version over doing the reading.

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  2. Carey Mulligan bundles up in a woolly beanie and coat as she shops...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Mail

    ... with films including The Great Gatsby, Never Let Me Go and An Education, but her first job 10 years ago on Pride & Prejudice is perhaps the one she's still best associated with. When asked about the Keira Knightley film, Carey said: 'That was my ...

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  3. Downton Abbey star Lily James: Why the new Cinderella is not just another English roseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Independent

    Lily James, the oh-so-naughty Lady Rose of ' Downton Abbey ', now stars in Kenneth Branagh's new live-action adaptation of ' Cinderella ' Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Let's get the storybook analogies out of the way now.

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  4. Carey Mulligan breaks out the dimples while dressed in severe black ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Daily Mail

    'This is a devastating lesson': Expelled leader of racist OU frat chant apologizes - as the parents of a second chanter brand their son's actions 'disgusting' Lighten up! Carey Mulligan breaks out the dimples while dressed in severe black suit at media day for Broadway play Skylight Carey Mulligan carried on the dramatic flair as she attended the Skylight Media Day event in New York City on Tuesday to promote the Broadway play revival ahead of its April 2 opening. The 29-year-old English actress donned a severe black three-piece pantsuit to match her retro curling hairstyle, with a delicate necklace the only added accessory.

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  5. Production Officially Begins on Warner Bros.' The Jungle BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | ComingSoon.net

    ... , War Horse ) as the leader of the wolf pack, Akela; Tom Hollander (the Pirates of the Caribbean movies, Pride & Prejudice ) as the scavenging hyena, Tabaqui; Naomie Harris ( Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom , Skyfall ) as Nisha, the female wolf, who ...

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  6. CambridgeNews published Cambridge student film festival Watersprite adds another famous...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Cambridge Evening News

    A student film festival which is set to kick off in Cambridge this weekend has revealed a new addition to their star-studded line-up. Organisers of the annual Watersprite festival have announced they will play host to actor Tom Hollander, of Pride and Prejudice and Pirates of the Caribbean fame.

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  7. Rosamund Pike in talks to join Christian Bale in 'Deep Blue Good-by'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Los Angeles Times

    ... it for Fox that earned Pike her first Oscar nomination. Her other film credits include "Die Another Day," "Pride & Prejudice," "An Education," "Jack Reacher" and "The World's End."

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  8. I'd love to be a Jane Austen heroine, admits Camilla - but not...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Daily Mail

    I'd love to be a Jane Austen heroine, admits Camilla - but not before also choosing Winnie The Pooh so she could 'have her fingers stuck in honey' As one of the most beguiling characters in English literature, Elizabeth Bennet has been described as high-spirited and honest to a fault. Asked yesterday which storybook character she would like to be, Camilla initially gave the odd response of Winnie The Pooh.

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  9. Brandon Routh Gets 'Lost In The Pacific'; MPA, Beijing Fest Partner: Global BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Deadline

    Arclight Films and United Exhibitor Partners are launching 3D sci-fi adventure Lost In The Pacific . Brandon Routh and Zhang YuQi will star in director Vincent Zhou's futuristic project about a group of elite passengers on board an inaugural luxury, transoceanic flight in 2020.

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  10. Photoshop: 25 Years Changing RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | NewsFactor

    Twenty-five years later, Photoshop is so well known and so widely used that it has achieved that rarest of brand accolades: The name itself has morphed into a generic verb, in this case to mean editing images. We say "just photoshop it," when we need to digitally modify a photo, the same way we say "just google it" when we need to search for information online.

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  11. Pregnant Keira Knightley arrives back at Heathrow airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Daily Mail

    Pregnant Keira Knightley was pictured jetting back into Heathrow airport on Tuesday, along with her husband James Righton, following their trip to Los Angeles for Sunday's Academy Awards. The 29-year-old, was nominated for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Joan Clarke in The Imitation Game, but sadly lost out to Patricia Arquette, who starred in Boyhood.

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  12. Photoshop: 25 Years Changing RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | NewsFactor

    Twenty-five years later, Photoshop is so well known and so widely used that it has achieved that rarest of brand accolades: The name itself has morphed into a generic verb, in this case to mean editing images. We say "just photoshop it," when we need to digitally modify a photo, the same way we say "just google it" when we need to search for information online.

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  13. Wow, 25? You Look So Good You Must Have Been PhotoshoppedRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | CIO Today

    Twenty-five years later, Photoshop is so well known and so widely used that it has achieved that rarest of brand accolades: The name itself has morphed into a generic verb, in this case to mean editing digital images. We say "just photoshop it," when we need to digitally modify a photo, the same way we say "just google it" when we need to search for information online.

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  14. Keira Knightley in 'Star Wars: Episode I' - Would you give her an Oscar?Read the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Zap2it.com

    ... cryptanalyst Joan Clarke -- comes after a nod in 2005 for her part as Elizabeth Bennett in a version of "Pride & Prejudice." It wasn't always award-winning work dominating Knightley's career, though. While the first three "Pirates of the Caribbean" ...

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  15. Oscars 2015: Know the Best Actress nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Rediff.com

    ... for her chilling performance in David Fincher's Gone Girl , was great in films like An Education and Pride & Prejudice , but my personal favourite has to be her gobsmacked work in Edgar Wright's The World's End . otillard, now 39, is arguably ...

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  16. Inside the Best Picture nominees: A deep dive into The Imitation GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly

    ... for Zero Dark Thirty as well. Overachiever.) Knightley scored one previous nomination-Best Actress for Pride & Prejudice -back in 2006. And finally, there's Desplat, a frequent Oscar bridesmaid; since 2007, he's scored seven career nominations but ...

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  17. BWW Profile: Keira Knightley Oscar-Nominated Star of Stage and ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    All right, guys, it's confession time: there was a time, when I was but a young lass, that I wanted desperately to be Keira Knightley. She was in Pirates of the Caribbean , she was ridiculously talented, she wasn't that much older than me, and she was British .

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  18. Journey from page to screen isn't easyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... several of her own books, as well as writing the screenplay for the 2005, Keira Knightley version of Pride & Prejudice. David Nicholls, as well as turning some of his own novels into films, is the only man I'd ever trust to get his hands on Tess of ...

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  19. Pregnant Keira Knightley stuns in LA while co-star Benedict Cumberbatch gets married on Isle of WightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    Rumour had it that Keira Knightley was attending Imitation Game co-star Benedict Cumberbatch's wedding but these shots of her in LA the same day suggest otherwise Unless some kind of Sherlock Holmes mystery is afoot that allows Keira Knightley to attend a British wedding and be in LA at the same time, the actress never went to her pal's nuptials. Pregnant Keira was seen at the Writer's Guild Awards at Century Plaza, Los Angeles and looked simply glowing in a classic dress, as she showed off her growing baby bump.

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  20. Mom-to-Be Keira Knightley Explains What It's Like for Her at the OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | InStyle

    ... to the Oscars (she was a nominee in 2006 at the young age of 20 for Best Actress for her performance in Pride & Prejudice ). The actress said that while she has vague memories of her first experience as a nominee, one thing definitely stood out: she ...

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