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  1. 'Schindler's List' is a classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Examiner.com

    As we observe Memorial Day, it is fitting to consider those filmmakers who have distinguished themselves with movies that highlight the bravery of people during times of war. Steven Spielberg, whose film "War Horse" was reviewed yesterday, certainly has earned a place on any list of filmmakers dedicated to rendering thoughtful cinematic narratives about war.

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  2. 'War Horse' is very strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Examiner.com

    ... column which reviewed "We Were Soldiers." For a film about soldiers of a different war, there is 2011's " War Horse ." This movie is based on a book by Michael Morpurgo, which was also made into a stage play. It reminds the audience that humans were ...

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  3. Emily Watson hails 'amazing' OBERead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Bromsgrove Advertiser

    ... make the portrayal even more convincing. She has appeared in films as diverse as Angela's Ashes, Gosford Park and War Horse and her performance in ITV's Appropriate Adult, about Fred West, won her a TV Bafta. Asked to pick a favourite film she's ...

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  4. Thrones star is new man in SpooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Sunday Herald

    ... of Youth, Harington began his career in the theatre, playing Albert, the young First World War soldier in War Horse. I confess to him that having sobbed my way through the Michael Morpugo novel and the Spielberg film, I did not think I could manage ...

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  5. Keeping Animal Stars SafeRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | Las Vegas Newstrip

    ... Your Favorite Animal Actors" offers a sneak peek behind the curtain at America's favorite stars. From Joey in "War Horse" to the wolves in "Game of Thrones," what we see on screen is only a small part of the story. The heartwarming profiles in ...

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  6. Review: 'Beyond the Reach'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... wrong and then goes more wrong. The film staggers under these blows and never really recovers. Jeremy Irvine ("War Horse") is Ben, "the best tracker in the county" in his corner of the desert Southwest. The sheriff (Ronnie Cox) swears by him, which ...

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  7. Review: Testament of YouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... films. The narrative's (perhaps necessarily) episodic nature seems to have been borrowed from Steven Spielberg's War Horse (as Brittain lurches from one relationship and crisis to another), while the central love story at times threatens to veer ...

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  8. Concept Art Revealed for Feature Film 'Kensuke's Kingdom'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Cartoon Brew

    ... feature Kensuke's Kingdom. The images were provided exclusively to Cartoon Brew. Based on the bestselling novel by War Horse author Michael Morpurgo and adapted for the screen by screenwriter Frank Cottrell Boyce ( Millions, Hilary and Jackie, 24 ...

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  9. Window for young mindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | The Telegraph

    ... Kapoor's Abhay. Others include Iranian film Children of Heaven (1997) directed by Majid Majidi, Steven Spielberg's War Horse (2011), an adaptation of British author Michael Morpurgo's children's novel of the same name. On April 21, Gurdeep Singh, VC ...

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  10. Woman of warRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Argus

    War Horse is a theatre production that has captured the public imagination and in its six year history has been seen by eight million people worldwide. Based on the book of the same name by children's author Michael Morpurgo, the story follows Albert, whose beloved horse Joey is sold to the cavalry and shipped to France at the outbreak of the First World War.

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  11. Tony Romo, Brody Jenner to attend Spotify soireeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Hill

    ... 's invite-only "The Evening Before" dinner at the 1920s-themed Chaplin restaurant in the District will also count "War Horse" actor Jeremy Irvine and Romo's wife, Candice Crawford-Romo, among its guests.

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  12. Movie review: a Beyond the ReachaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... wrong and then goes more wrong. The film staggers under these blows and never really recovers. Jeremy Irvine ( War Horse ) is Ben, "the best tracker in the county" in his corner of the desert Southwest. The sheriff (Ronnie Cox) swears by him, which ...

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  13. Beyond the Reach: Deadly, desert-set game of cat and mouse misses markRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... named Horton Madec - of course he does - who hires a hunky, heartbroken young guide named Ben (played vacantly by War Horse 's Jeremy Irvine) to help him rifle down a bighorn sheep. James Bond star Daniel Craig is given a "license to save" as a U.N. ...

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  14. Sensible, sensitive tracker vs. entitled, immoral hunterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... best tracker in the county. Madec wants nothing less than the best. Portrayed with effective affect by 24-year-old War Horse star Jeremy Irvine, Ben is the sensitive, sensible son of trackers who died on the job. A loner, he has built an intense ...

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  15. Michael Douglas hunts big game - humans - in preposterous "Beyond The Reach"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Denver Post

    ... E. Coyote-style performance here that's good for a couple of chuckles early on but quickly wears thin. Irvine ("War Horse"), by contrast, is as stolid as any of the desert outcroppings (the film was shot in and around Shiprock, N.M.), seemingly cast ...

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  16. Movie review: - Beyond the Reach' is beyond ridiculousRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... to hunt a bighorn sheep, the last trophy for his wall, and hires a local deputy, Ben (Jeremy Irvine, from "War Horse"), as his guide into the high desert. When Madec accidentally shoots and kills an old prospector, Ben has qualms about accepting his ...

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  17. 'Beyond the Reach' review: good formula, poor executionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... wrong and then goes more wrong. The film staggers under these blows and never really recovers. Jeremy Irvine ("War Horse") is Ben, "the best tracker in the county" in his corner of the desert Southwest. The sheriff (Ronnie Cox) swears by him, which ...

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  18. BWW Interviews: Jeremy Irvine Chats New Drama Beyond the ReachRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of Steven Spielberg . The rest is motion picture history. At 18 years of age, Jeremy Irvine was the human lead in WAR HORSE, and found that while the theatre people couldn't care less, in the world of motion pictures he was very much in demand. He's ...

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  19. 'She threw me on the bed'! Jeremy Irvine says Aussie actress Hanna...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Daily Mail

    'She threw me on the bed'! Jeremy Irvine says Aussie actress Hanna Mangan Lawrence took charge in sex scenes so he didn't have to use tips from Michael Douglas Confident Australian actress Hanna Mangan Lawrence took British actor Jeremy Irvine by surprise as the pair filmed sex scenes for their movie Beyond The Reach. The War Horse hero sought advice from his experienced co-star Michael Douglas, ahead of filming his first ever sex scene but says he didn't end up using tips from the 70-year-old veteran after the confident actress took charge.

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  20. Sand Trap: Michael Douglas and Jeremy Irvine Face off in the Middle of the MojaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The New York Observer

    ... the impossibly handsome British kid who developed his own cult following with his big debut splash as the star of War Horse , then lost some stride with the lavishly misguided remake of Great Expectations , holds his own against the more experienced ...

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