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  1. Out & About hot tickets, Feb. 27-March 5Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Capital-Journal

    The Big Read, the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library 's February-long effort to encourage the reading and discussion of Charles Portis' novel "True Grit," will close with a free screening at 6:30 p.m. Friday of the 1969 Hollywood adaptation of the book which starred John Wayne as U.S. Marshal "Rooster" Cogburn, Glen Campbell as Texas Ranger La Boeuf and Kim Darby as Mattie Ross, the young woman seeking her father's killer. The movie will be shown in Marvin Auditorium of the library, 1515 S.W. 10th.

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  2. Iris Dement: Music on her time, in her own wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cincinnati.com

    ... chose her version of the gospel song "Leaning on the Everlasting Arms" for the closing credits of their remake of "True Grit." She's John Prine's favorite duet partner, having sung four songs with him on his 1999 record "In Spite of Ourselves" and ...

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  3. Counting the homeless in metro Phoenix could change their livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | KTAR

    ... Covered the Yarnell Hill Tragedy in June 2013 that left 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots dead. Favorite movies: True Grit, both 1969 John Wayne classic and the remake with Jeff Bridges and Lonesome Dove. Sports Teams: Washington State University ...

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  4. Lily Collins debuts pixie cut at Vanity Fair Oscars partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | UPI

    The 25-year-old actress showed off her pixie cut at the 2015 Vanity Fair Oscars after-party Sunday. Collins wore a black Zuhair Murad Couture gown to the event, and partied with the likes of True Grit star Hailee Steinfeld and singer Selena Gomez .

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  5. Light snowpack could mean bad news for Arizona wildfire watchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | KTAR

    ... Covered the Yarnell Hill Tragedy in June 2013 that left 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots dead. Favorite movies: True Grit, both 1969 John Wayne classic and the remake with Jeff Bridges and Lonesome Dove. Sports Teams: Washington State University ...

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  6. Tim McGraw Pays Touching Tribute to Glen Campbell at 2015 OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    ... rs at the 2015 Grammy Awards earlier this month. This isn't Campbell's first Academy nomination. In 1969 his song "True Grit" was nominated from the film of the same name.

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  7. The Oscars: trivia, tidbits and the TV scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... that isn't in the editing competition. i Should Michael Keaton ( Birdman ) win tonight, he'll pass John Wayne ( True Grit ) as the second-oldest best actor Oscar winner ever, at age 63. The record is held by Henry Fonda ( On Golden Pond ), age 76. ...

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  8. Volunteers wanted to clean up Salt River over weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | KTAR

    ... Covered the Yarnell Hill Tragedy in June 2013 that left 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots dead. Favorite movies: True Grit, both 1969 John Wayne classic and the remake with Jeff Bridges and Lonesome Dove. Sports Teams: Washington State University ...

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  9. Warm February puts smiles on faces in PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | KTAR

    ... Covered the Yarnell Hill Tragedy in June 2013 that left 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots dead. Favorite movies: True Grit, both 1969 John Wayne classic and the remake with Jeff Bridges and Lonesome Dove. Sports Teams: Washington State University ...

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  10. Book NotesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Tri

    ... his best work. However, our collection doesn't stop there. Classics like "Lonesome Dove" by Larry McMurtry and "True Grit" by Charles Portis are waiting to be checked out. There is the hard-edged "The Shootist" by Glendon Fred Swarthout as well as ...

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  11. Saying Goodbye to the First Good Ol' Boy of American PopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The New Yorker

    ... and hosting his own, "The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour," for four seasons. He acted on the big screen in 1969's "True Grit" and, less memorably, in 1970's "Norwood," and his hit singles were a constant presence on multiple radio formats. He won an ...

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  12. Oscars 2015: Day of the StylistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Women's Wear Daily

    ... partnership. Indeed, Welch, who began working with Hailee Steinfeld during her Oscar-nominated season in 2011 (for True Grit), has emerged among a new breed of influential stylists who view themselves as collaborators rather than arbiters. "I'm not ...

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  13. ADOT in home stretch of massive Northern Arizona repair projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | KTAR

    ... Covered the Yarnell Hill Tragedy in June 2013 that left 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots dead. Favorite movies: True Grit, both 1969 John Wayne classic and the remake with Jeff Bridges and Lonesome Dove. Sports Teams: Washington State University ...

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  14. 3 Oscars wines: Vino to sip on Academy Awards nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Cleveland.com

    The Oscars air Sunday, Feb. 22, on ABC . If you're going to sip an appropriate wine, we've got a trio from California that fits the bill: Coppola's Director's Cut and Parducci's True Grit Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon and Petite Sirah.

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  15. MPSE Awards Preview: Honoree Skip Lievsay on Sound Mixing vs. EditingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... on Gravity and earned an additional five nominations for his work on Joel and Ethan Coen 's Inside Llewyn Davis , True Grit and No Country for Old Men. His credits include Martin Scorsese 's Goodfellas and Aronofsky's Noah . The most basic thing is ...

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  16. Thousands of Arizonans without health insurance could be finedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | KTAR

    ... Covered the Yarnell Hill Tragedy in June 2013 that left 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots dead. Favorite movies: True Grit, both 1969 John Wayne classic and the remake with Jeff Bridges and Lonesome Dove. Sports Teams: Washington State University ...

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  17. Jeff Bridges to Lead Lake Bell's 'The Emperor's Children' AdaptationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Firstshowing.net

    After pulling double duty in 2010 with TRON: Legacy and True Grit , it's been a rough few years for Jeff Bridges with duds like R.I.P.D., The Giver and The Seventh Son . But maybe he can turn it around with his new project, an adaptation of Claire Messud's novel The Emperor's Children that will be directed by actress Lake Bell for her sophomore directing effort following In a World a few years ago.

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  18. NAU bug specialist's work could be key to fewer wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | KTAR

    ... Covered the Yarnell Hill Tragedy in June 2013 that left 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots dead. Favorite movies: True Grit, both 1969 John Wayne classic and the remake with Jeff Bridges and Lonesome Dove. Sports Teams: Washington State University ...

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  19. Jeff Bridges to Lead the Emperor's Children Film AdaptationRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... my Award nominations for his roles in THE LAST PICTURE SHOW, THUNDERBOLT AND LIGHTFOOT, STARMAN, THE CONTENDER and TRUE GRIT.

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  20. Jeff Bridges to Star in 'The Emperor's Children' for Imagine EntertainmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... ver and R.I.P.D. are among his recent credits. Prior to that, he was nominated for an Oscar for his performance in True Grit and won an Oscar for his work in Crazy Heart.

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