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  1. Does America Want a Technology Revolution?Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Government Technology

    In the 2012 movie Robot and Frank , Frank is sliding into dementia, so his son and daughter bring him a robot to become his servant, nurse and companion.

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  2. What Will The Internet Look Like In 25 Years?Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Forbes.com

    ... industry is likely to be radically changed by hospice robots, such as those depicted in futuristic movies like Robot & Frank . An aging population is already putting considerable pressure on our healthcare system and costs for care are escalating. ...

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  3. Teaching a robot bad waysRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Hereford Times

    THERE will be a screening of the quirky cult movie, Robot and Frank at Ledbury's Market Theatre on Wednesday, April 9, at 10.30am, Set in the near future, the plot concerns an ageing jewel thief and his friendship with a helpful domestic robot, which soon becomes a partner in crime.

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  4. Teaching a robot bad waysRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Ledbury Reporter

    THERE will be a screening of the quirky cult movie, Robot and Frank at Ledbury's Market Theatre on Wednesday, April 9, at 10.30am, Set in the near future, the plot concerns an ageing jewel thief and his friendship with a helpful domestic robot, which soon becomes a partner in crime.

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  5. Teaching a robot bad waysRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Hereford Times

    THERE will be a screening of the quirky cult movie, Robot and Frank at Ledbury's Market Theatre on Wednesday, April 9, at 10.30am, Set in the near future, the plot concerns an ageing jewel thief and his friendship with a helpful domestic robot, which soon becomes a partner in crime.

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  6. Movie Blog: This Week's Best BetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | CBS Local

    You know how every year, it seems Christmas comes too soon? How summer's over too fast? How Arbor Day wait, when is Arbor Day again? With both a rude jolt and a surge of excitement, film fans in the Twin Cities find themselves on the cusp of this year's Minneapolis-St.

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  7. Genius on Hold Documentary Heads to Vod, TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and co-produced by Diana Ross-Shaw and is narrated by Academy-Award Nominee Frank Langella ("Frost/Nixon," "Robot & Frank"). At the heart of GENIUS ON HOLD is the story of Walter L. Shaw-a brilliant inventor with an astonishing list of ...

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  8. Movie review: HerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2014 | Chronicle Live

    ... themes previously tested in The Truman Show (1998), Bicentennial Man (1999), Stranger Than Fiction (2006) and Robot & Frank (2012). Jonze spends much of his time making short films, but even as a man with Being John Malkovich (1999), Adaptation ...

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  9. Family weekendRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2014 | Legends of the Sun Pig

    Mum & Dad were over for a lovely visit this weekend. They arrived on Friday afternoon, so of course we had frites for dinner.

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  10. Robot & FrankRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Robot and Frank is an older film released in 2012 that didn't get much recognition but with today's technology that statement doesn't really make a difference anymore.

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  11. .com recommends, Jan. 25, 2014Read the original story

    Jan 25, 2014 | OnMilwaukee

    ... with a lifetime of 50,000 hours while consuming only 1.2W of power. Pretty fun for just $24.99. Andy Tarnoff "Robot & Frank" Man, it's been a rough start to 2014 in terms of movies. But hey, the beauty of today is that you can find a whole plethora ...

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  12. Alfred P. Sloan Feature Film Prize Awarded to I Origins at 2014 Sundance Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... P. Sloan Prize Winners include: Andrew Bujalski, Computer Chess (2013); Jake Schreier, Christopher Ford, Robot & Frank (2012); Musa Syeed, Valley of Saints (2012); Mike Cahill and Brit Marling, Another Earth (2011); Diane Bell, Obselidia (2010); Max ...

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  13. Sundance Film Festival has strong horror movie lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... hoping for that big break. In prior years, there have always been the stand out films, like "Robot & Frank" or 2005's "Hustle & Flow". Horror movies have been a staple since "The Blair Witch Project" broke the classic horror mold back in 1999. The ...

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  14. 'Robot and Frank': Not another hilarious caperRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Set in the near future, an ex-jewel thief receives a gift from his son: a robot butler programmed to look after him.

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  15. Robot and FrankRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2014 | SNAP Vaughan East

    Join Mosaic for our movie Robot and Frank You are cordially invited to join us on January 17th, 2014 for our movie Robot and Frank.

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  16. Horoscope: January 01, 2014Read the original story

    Dec 27, 2013 | The Campbell Reporter

    BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Frank Langella was born in Bayonne, N.J., on this date in 1938.

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  17. Watch: Eli Roth Turns Fake 'Clown' Trailer into Terrifying Horror FilmRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2014 | Firstshowing.net

    ... bloody horror Thanksgiving into a feature length film, another project with the same writers is coming sooner. Robot & Frank writer Chirs Ford and Jon Watts teamed with Roth to turn the fake horror trailer Clown into a feature length film. Watts is ...

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  18. Horoscope: January 01, 2014Read the original story

    Dec 27, 2013 | The Campbell Reporter

    BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Frank Langella was born in Bayonne, N.J., on this date in 1938.

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  19. 3. 5 movies to watch on Netflix this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2014 | KSL-TV

    ... it on Netflix. If you have, then you'll have no problem with watching it again. Almost no one saw 2012's "Robot & Frank" and that's unfortunate. The little movie about a retired jewel thief and his robot butler is tender, funny and eye opening. ...

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  20. Frank Langella Stars in King Lear at Bam, Starting TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Three time Tony Award-winning, Oscar nominated Broadway and film star Frank Langella played the title role in a new production of William Shakespeare 's King Lear opening at Chichester Festival Theatre this autumn, prior to transferring to the Harvey Theater at BAM in New York.

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