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  1. WWE set for huge Hell In A Cell event in DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    On Sunday night, thousands of fans will converge upon the American Airlines Center in Dallas for the 2014 installment of WWE " Hell In A Cell ." The event will be broadcast live on pay per view and on the WWE Network, for the low price of $9.99.

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  2. CMT All-Time Top 40: Willie NelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CMT.com

    Willie Nelson has been revealed at No. 7 on CMT All-Time Top 40: Artists Choice .

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  3. On StoryRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Austin Film Festival's ON STORY is a half-hour series that gives a behind the scenes look at the creative process of the country's most beloved movies and TV shows. The show is a mash-up of footage of screenwriter and filmmakers discussing their craft and films.

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  4. Our five faves this week: 'Whiplash,' 'Dear White People,' moreRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    It turns the pursuit of a jazz career into a macho battlefield, the basis of a superbly edited film that leaves you surprised and a little stunned. Like the cutthroat salesman clashes of "Glengarry Glen Ross" or the Marine Corps nightmare of "Full Metal Jacket," "Whiplash" is a psychodramatic portrait of men - chiefly the teacher and the pupil - under pressure, revealing agonized cracks in character.

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  5. Bill Murray: 11 personas he's perfectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Isn't there some residual whiff of Counterculture about Murray-a sense that he's quietly-but-firmly thumbing his nose at whatever establishment is within shouting distance? Think of Tripper Harrison in Meatballs or John Winger in Stripes or Peter Venkman in the Ghostbusters movies. Each of them in positions that would typically denote respect or authority: Camp Counselor, Soldier, multiple PhD.

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  6. The Films and Movies ThreadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | The Sand Trap

    I wasn't sure how James Spaders' voice would work for Ultron, but after hearing him....very, very creepy. There are no more Marvel movies scheduled until this, right? Hopefully the public keeps supporting these flicks.

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  7. Teen clothing wound back to the '80sRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ONE YouTube enthusiast has edited some of Australia's politicians and their memorable lines into your favourite movies and TV shows. Check them out.

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  8. McDormand on 'Fargo,' new and oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Frances McDormand won her Oscar for playing police chief Marge Gunderson in 1996's Fargo. A nd Alison Tolman was an Emmy nominee for her take on a similarly stoic small town detective-turned-chief in FX's miniseries adaptation of the acclaimed film, which aired last spring.

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  9. The Nolans Do Not Have a Hand in the Upcoming DC Cinematic UniverseRead the original story

    Yesterday | ComingSoon.net

    Although The Dark Knight trilogy helmer Christopher Nolan both provided the story and served as producer on Zack Snyder's apparent DC Cinematic Universe launcher Man of Steel , don't expect Nolan or his brother, The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises screenwriter Jonathan Nolan, to be eyeing any of the films on Warner Bros.' massive upcoming slate .

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  10. Ed Goldman: Why can't I have my own stuntman?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    John Wayne in a still from the movie Rio Bravo, 1959. Columnist Ed Goldman says Wayne's stunt doubles were not always exactly doubles.

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  11. Kim Kardashian Had a Crush on Johnny Depp - Kourtney K Had One on Leonardo DiCaprioRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | National Ledger

    Kim Kardashian had a crush on Johnny Depp when she was younger while her sister Kourtney Kardashian had a crush on Leonardo DiCaprio. The 34-year-old star has revealed she used to have a cut-out of 'The Lone Ranger' actor - who earlier this year slammed ''people who have reality shows because they're a Hollywood socialite'' - on her wall next to her sister' Kourtney's Leonardo DiCaprio display because she was so enamored with the 51-year-old hunk.

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  12. 'Game of Thrones' star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau promises big things in store for season fiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | JAM! Showbiz

    Coster-Waldau is best known as the charming and now literally single-handed Kingslayer in HBO's Emmy-winning fantasy drama, a role that poured gas on the Danish actor's already smouldering career. But one of the downsides of balancing Game of Thrones' globe-trotting location shoots with his movie work which has recently included Mama, Tom Cruise's Oblivion and the upcoming special effects epic Gods of Egypt is the toll that all that time away from home can take on a person.

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  13. Pulitzer-winning play 'Disgraced' probes identity,...Read the original story

    Friday | Rock102online.com

    A dinner party in an elegant New York apartment goes terribly wrong in "Disgraced," the Pulitzer Prize-winning play about ambition, race, religion and identity that opened on Broadway. The five-character drama by writer Ayad Akhtar that began its run on Thursday night at the Lyceum Theatre after an earlier staging in New York in 2012 examines prejudices and relationships in post-Sept.

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  14. Elizabeth Pena: Years of Alcohol Abuse Killed 'Modern Family' StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    Elizabeth Pena, the "Modern Family" actress also known for her roles in movies like "La Bamba" and "Rush Hour," died from complications of years of alcohol abuse, according to her death certificate obtained by TMZ . The document said that Pena, 55, died from cirrhosis of the liver due to alcohol, which she suffered from for several months before her death on October 14. The death certificate indicated that, right before her death, she suffered from acute gastrointestinal bleeding, which caused her heart to stop working, according to TMZ.

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  15. Elizabeth Pena dead at age 55Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    Elizabeth Pena, the locally-born actress best known for her roles in Rush Hour and La Bamba, is dead at age 55, according to her nephew Mario-Francisco Robles, writer at the Latino Review , who announced that the beloved Hispanic actress died on Tuesday, October 14 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. Born in 1959 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, but raised in Cuba before returning to the U.S. at the age of eight with her immigrant parents, Pena was destined for a career in the arts.

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  16. Glove plans - Drums' eventRead the original story

    Friday | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    The Glove Performing Arts Center, which is celebrating its 100th anniversary of opening to the public, will present an event Nov. 1 that was part of the theater's history 75 years ago. The Glove will present the movie re-enactment of the World Premiere of "Drums Along the Mohawk" from 1939, a news release said.

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  17. Luke Evans to Star in Action-Thriller Free FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ComingSoon.net

    Although we mentioned his tenuous involvement in the The Crow remake this morning, it's time we focus on another movie he is attached to, namely the action-thriller Free Fire from his High-Rise director Ben Wheatley and Protagonist Pictures. In addition to Evans, the shootout film about an arms deal that goes spectacularly wrong will also star Armie Hammer , Cillian Murphy , Olivia Wilde and Wheatley regular Michael Smiley .

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  18. William H. Macy has renewed love for film industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ContactMusic.com

    William H. Macy has confessed taking up directing so late in his movie career has given him a new love for the industry. The 64-year-old actor recently made his directorial debut on upcoming comedy-drama 'Rudderless' and he's confessed he's glad he's making the change so late in life because it's renewed his love for movies.

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  19. 'Terminator' at 30: James Cameron, Gale Anne Hurd on the Making of the MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hollywood Reporter

    The players recall what happened 30 years ago when a sci-fi movie no one expected to be a hit launched careers , a couple of marriages and a franchise that has grossed $1.4 billion worldwide Cameron, now 60, and Gale Anne Hurd met on Roger Corman 's 1980 release Battle Beyond the Stars , for which they were responsible for keeping the art department on budget, and quickly developed a mutual admiration. Cameron recalls a story conference Terminator executive producer John Daly called three days before filming began: "Before John can open his mouth, Gale says, 'I think it's ridiculous we're having a story conference three days before we start shooting,' and she stands up and walks out.

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  20. Metro Phoenix ranks 10th for unrecovered luxury vehicle theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KTAR

    According to the latest report on luxury vehicle thefts in the United States released by the National Insurance Crime Bureau, Phoenix is not a safe place for Mercedes Benzes, BMWs and the like. The report took into account thefts between Jan. 1, 2010 and Dec.31, 2013 on vehicle model years 2011, 2012 and 2013 from auto makers such as Audi, BMW and Mercedes Benz.

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