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  1. The Iconic WWI Vehicle That Paved the Way for Modern CarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Wired

    ... good heart." One of only two D-Types that survive today, the car pictured here appeared in Steven Spielberg's film War Horse , once drove King George V around northern France, and will take part in centenary commemorations of the war in Britain.

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  2. Why World War I gets short shrift in U.S. schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Post-gazette.com

    ... Abraham Lincoln, Woodrow Wilson might not get his own Steven Spielberg movie, but that director did make "War Horse," a story centered in England and France during WWI. There is a Scottish rock band called "Franz Ferdinand," although it's not clear ...

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  3. WWI films in Friday Night FlicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... but historians estimate that more than 10 million horses were killed in the First World War. Steven Spielberg's "War Horse" (2011, USA), based on an acclaimed children's novel, tells the story of one horse and his struggles to survive the horrors of ...

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  4. Ringwould History Society wil hold a display of the village's war...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Kent Online

    ... y Allingham, the last surviving Tommy from the Great War." On Saturday evening, a projection of Steven Spielberg's War Horse will be shown and historian Ian Porter will give a talk on Women and the Home Front.

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  5. Happy Birthday Steven SpielbergRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2013 | Sam Longoria Filmmaking Blog

    ... True Grit 2011 Paul Super 8 Transformers: Dark of the Moon Cowboys & Aliens Real Steel The Adventures of Tintin War Horse 2012 Men in Black 3 Lincoln 2014 Transformers: Age of Extinction The Hundred-Foot Journey 2015 Jurassic World American Sniper ...

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  6. Steven Spielberg is "driven" by fearRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2011 | Naanoo Celebrity News

    ... variation on constant themes." However he admits he did not struggle with working with horses on his new movie 'War Horse' - about a boy whose beloved pet is sold by his father to work in the trenches of World War I - because he has always been ...

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  7. Vauxhall's War Horse Rides to WWI CeremoniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | The Auto Channel

    ... just two D-Type Staff Cars known to survive. 'IC-0721' (its military number) appeared in the Steven Spielberg film War Horse, along with Vauxhall Heritage Collection's 'Prince Henry' model. Saved from a London scrapyard in 1946, the car was restored ...

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  8. Why no dramas on British anti-WWI activists?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2012 | CBS News

    ... of "the war to end all wars," the First World War is suddenly everywhere in our lives. Stephen Spielberg's "War Horse" opened on 2,376 movie screens and has collected six Oscar nominations (but didn't win any Academy Awards Sunday night), while the ...

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  9. Dangerous Corner - Richmond Theatre and on tourRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | IndieLondon

    ... her role as Faye Lamb in ITV's Emmerdale , and Matt Milne, who starred in Steven Spielberg's movie adaptation of War Horse and played Footman Alfred Nugent in Downton Abbey . Completing the cast are Lauren Drummond, who had major roles in the TV ...

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  10. All guns blazing at new WWI exhibits in LeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... horse show called The Final Charge will be performed by stunt riders who appeared in Steven Spielberg's 2011 film War Horse. The show will be set on the battlefields of the First World War and tells the story of the brave soldiers' journey through ...

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  11. The Book Thief - DVD PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | IndieLondon

    ... enveloping Liesel and everyone she knows and loves, including her new parents Hans (Rush) and Rosa (Emily Watson; War Horse, Red Dragon ). When she witnesses German soldiers' mass burning of books her passion for the importance of the written word ...

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  12. Steven Spielberg is "driven" by fearRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2011 | Naanoo Celebrity News

    ... variation on constant themes." However he admits he did not struggle with working with horses on his new movie 'War Horse' - about a boy whose beloved pet is sold by his father to work in the trenches of World War I - because he has always been ...

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  13. Concert at Castle Combe will recall the Great WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | This is Wiltshire

    ... f School in Bath. Castle Combe was used as a location three years ago for Stephen Spielberg's First World War film War Horse.

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  14. Alexandre Philippe explores final act in Lucas sale to DisneyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | SFGate

    ... revisits New York City's 1969 Stonewall riots as experienced through the eyes of a gay runaway, portrayed by "War Horse" star Jeremy Irvine . Pulitzer Prize-nominated playwright Jon Robin Baitz wrote the script for "Stonewall," backed by Emmerich's ...

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  15. VFX Consolidation Continues As Reliance Capital Takes Stake In Newly Merged Prime FocusRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Deadline

    ... Reliance Capital has film-investing experience in Hollywood, having backed Steven Spielberg's production of War Horse. Heads of the merged executives are expected to meet after the holiday. The three companies have worked on films such as the Dark ...

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  16. Find out more about the making of the film version of War Horse in BDC tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Basingstoke Gazette

    ... the First World War. Tasked with keeping battle scenes authentic, Andy was the military consultant for the film War Horse, working with director Steven Spielberg. The Curator/Manager of The Royal Logistic Corps Museum in Deepcut, Andy is also a ...

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  17. Victory for Michael Morpurgo as planners throw out 15-storey wind...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Daily Mail

    Victory for Michael Morpurgo as planners throw out 15-storey wind turbine in Devon village which inspired War Horse after author said it would 'cast a shadow' Plans to build a 15-storey wind turbine in the middle of the countryside setting which inspired War Horse have been thrown out after opposition from author Michael Morpurgo.

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  18. World War I: What to see and readRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | Newsday

    A scene from DreamWorks Pictures' "War Horse," director Steven Spielberg's epic adventure set against a sweeping canvas of rural England and Europe during the First World War.

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  19. 'The Great War's' great impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... Barnes & Noble look like it was stocked by a history major. Young readers who encountered the children's novel "War Horse" in the 1980s could see the story as adults on stage or on-screen in Steven Spielberg's 2011 Oscar-nominated movie . Two years ...

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  20. THEATRE 101: City drops ball on arts centerRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | The Leaf-Chronicle

    I took a busman's holiday and went to TPAC to see "War Horse." I had seen the Spielberg film and had heard so much about the stage version, produced by Great Britain's National Theatre, that I had to see it.

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