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  1. Cult filmmaker Robert Altman in focus at MFFRead the original story

    3 min ago | Newkerala.com

    Robert Altman, a cult figure from Hollywood who introduced new techniques and trends in the field of cinema, was in the spotlight at the Mumbai Film Festival , which screened a documentary chronicling his life. And ex-military man, Altman remained active in showbiz for about six decades and his career went through many ups and downs.


  2. Billy Crystal's 700 SUNDAYS Out Today on DVD & DigitalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Billy Crystal 's "700 Sundays," one of the most-acclaimed and highest-grossing plays in Broadway history, broadcast earlier this year by HBO, is available on DVD and in Digital HD today, October 21, 2014. An autobiographical journey, "700 Sundays" is an original two-act play in which Crystal plays numerous characters who have influenced who he is today, dealing with his youth, growing up in the jazz world of Manhattan, his teenage years and, finally, adulthood.


  3. Film review: 'Glen Campbell ... I'll be Me'Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    Remarkably, the Campbells not only proceeded with a "Goodbye Tour," but also allowed filmmaker ... I'll Be Me" blends intimate and unflinching medical details, poignant performance footage and a survey of its subject's place in musical history through well-chosen archival footage and interviews with other iconic performers. A limited release through U.S. distributor Area23a begins Just as the "Goodbye Tour" repped the last chance for Campbell's multitudes of fans to see him live, this observational docu offers a final opportunity to witness the singer in lucid moments, with his artistry movingly intact.


  4. WWE 2K15 Game ReviewRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | TrustedReviews

    Available on PS4 , Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PS3 For a game based on entertainment that's usually choreographed to within an inch of its life, there's something delightfully unpredictable about WWE 2K15. Matches, unlike those in real life, are never decided before the wrestlers step through the ring ropes and grappling knowledge can easily be undone by an opponent content to button-bash or string together running clotheslines.


  5. Elvis In FloridaRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Elvis Presley E-zine

    This 1-disc 7" set by FTD features highlights from Elvis' concerts during April 1975.The performances are taken from Jacksonville and Lakeland . The 12-page booklet features great photos by Keith Alverson and memorabilia.


  6. Total CEO Christophe De Margerie Killed In Moscow Plane CollisionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Switched

    ... without Russian gas, adding that there was no reason to do so. Total is the fourth largest by market value of the western world's top oil companies behind Exxon, Royal Dutch Shell and Chevron. Russia accounted for about 9 percent of Total's oil and ...


  7. a Modern Familya actress Elizabeth Pena dies at 55Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | O-R Online

    She was 55. Peña's manager, Gina Rugolo, said Wednesday the Cuban-American actress died Tuesday in Los Angeles of natural causes after a brief illness.


  8. My Darling Clementine (Blu-ray) Criterion CollectionRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | DVD Verdict

    ... terrible cataclysm were to befall the human race and only John Ford's films survived to give us an idea of what the Western could be as a genre, we might not count it so terrible a loss. Though other directors embraced the genre with equal fervor ...


  9. 'Modern Family' actress Elizabeth Pe a dies at 55Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KFI

    Elizabeth Pena, the versatile actress who shifted between dramatic roles in such films as "Lone Star" and comedic parts in TV shows like "Modern Family," has died. She was 55. Pena's manager, Gina Rugolo, said Wednesday the Cuban-American actress died Tuesday in Los Angeles of natural causes after a brief illness.


  10. Scoop: REVENGE on ABC - Sunday, November 9, 2014Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    "Ambush" - Daniel confronts Emily about the secrets she kept while things heat up between Margaux and Louise, on "Revenge," SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 9 , on the ABC Television Network. "Revenge" stars Emily VanCamp as Emily Thorne, Madeleine Stowe as Victoria Grayson, Josh Bowman as Daniel Grayson, Nick Wechsler as Jack Porter, Gabriel Mann as Nolan Ross, Karine Vanasse as Margaux LeMarchal, and James Tupper as David Clarke.


  11. Versatile Elizabeth Pena made her mark in films, TV showsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Elizabeth PeA a, an actress who appeared in major studio pictures such as Rush Hour, independent films such as John Sayles's generational drama Lone Star and a host of television shows including Modern Family , died on Oct. 14 in Los Angeles. She was 55. Ms.


  12. Nucky goes as booze flowsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    END OF REIGN: Steve Buscemi has been matchless in his depiction of Enoch Nucky Thompson, who is based on an infamous historical figure, in Boardwalk Empire. The fifth season will also be the final for the series.


  13. Find out when Prince William and Kate's second baby is dueRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WTVG-TV Toledo

    The body of Misty Upham, who starred in Frozen River and August: Osage County, was found in a ravine in Auburn, Wash., on Thursday, The Hollywood Reporter reports. She was 32. The body of Misty Upham, who starred in Frozen River and August: Osage County, was found in a ravine in Auburn, Wash., on Thursday, The Hollywood Reporter reports.


  14. 7th Annual Noor Iranian Film Festival Presents The Reza Badiyi Achievement Award to Shaun ToubRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Payvand News of Iran

    The 7th Noor Iranian Film Festival-a non-profit, non-religious and non-political organization that bridges the gap between the Iranian and Non-Iranian community through Cinema-will present the NIFF 2014 Reza Badiyi Achievement Award to Shaun Toub for his broad contributions in film and television, at this year's Closing Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 7pm, at Los Angeles' famed Skirball Cultural Center . Presenting the award will be Bob Yari, Producer of "Crash", "The Illusionist" and "Hostage".


  15. VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Repercussions' Episode of ABC's REVENGERead the original story

    22 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    On the next episode of ABC 's REVENGE titled "Repercussions", with David Clarke back in the headlines and Victoria in control, Emily needs a new strategy to orchestrate a reunion with her father. When Emily Thorne arrived in the Hamptons, she appeared to be nothing more than the friendly, sophisticated "girl next door."


  16. Fire tears through suburban Phoenix apartment complexRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KTAR

    The fire started around 2 a.m. at the two-story Sunset Apartments near Mesa Drive and Main Street. Over three dozen apartments were evacuated as the fire raced from the ground floor to the top.


  17. Valley Meadows Takes Over the Twin Cities (Comedy) Rap SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | City Pages

    In a town where the hip-hop scene is so incredible, there can only be one true kingpins. Those two dudes are Valley Meadows.


  18. RIP Elizabeth PenaRead the original story

    Yesterday | ImmigrationProf Blog

    As Pilar Cruz, a history teacher who rekindles a romance with a small-town Texas sheriff near the border with Mexico in " Lone Star " , she won an Independent Spirit Award for best supporting actress.


  19. Where bad guys are buriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    ... have been separated ever since, buried in their families' plots - Bonnie in Crown Hill Memorial Park and Clyde at Western Heights Cemetery, both in Dallas. Known as "Scarface" (a name he reportedly hated), Al Capone was a murderous Chicago mobster ...


  20. Singing kids swapped roles in 1960s musicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Black Country Bugle

    Abrail Smith, Gary Shaw, Lisa Knowles and Caron Knowles alternated their parts in Annie Get Your Gun with Christopher Evans, Sally Ann Woodall, Kay Faulkner and Jane Woodall DO you recognise any of the children in the pictures at the top of the page? Perhaps you are one of them? The pictures come from the brochure for the November 1966 production of Annie Get Your Gun by the Cradley Heath Amatuer Operatic Society, a copy of which has been left with us by an anonymous Bugle reader. The musical tells the story of wild west sharpshooting showgirl Annie Oakley and these children played the parts of her siblings.