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  1. 7 seriously great things to do in Sheffield this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    Wondering what to do this week? Here in Sheffield we have more than our fair share of quirky and fun events. This week, there's everything from reggae music to live comedy - so you really have no excuse to sit inside feeling sorry for yourself.

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  2. Ian McKellen gives a strikingly subtle performance as an aged Sherlock in Mr HolmesRead the original story

    Monday | Radio Times

    Both a reinvention of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's beloved detective and a reverent tribute, director Bill Condon's ninth feature also takes a sympathetic look at the agonies of old age by depicting the deterioration of one of fiction's finest minds. As portrayed by the august Ian McKellen, this Holmes is among the best of a long line of Sherlocks, with McKellen imbuing his interpretation with great charm and pathos.

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  3. Oliver!' wraps family film seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Herald Gazette

    On Saturday afternoon, April 25, the downtown Camden Opera House will present the final in a series of four classic family films. The multiple Oscar-winning musical "Oliver!" will be shown at 3 p.m. This lively adaption of the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, based on Charles Dickens' novel, follows 9-year-old orphan Oliver Twist as he flees his apprenticeship to an undertaker in London and joins a street gang, thanks to the friendship of a street-wise street urchin known as the Artful Dodger.

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  4. Cats chat with us through meows, blinks and roving whiskersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Day

    With each purr, yowl or even blink, felines are saying, “Hello,” “Let's snuggle” or “Beat it, Mom.” For the increasing number of pet owners who want to connect with their often-aloof fur babies, experts say there's something to gain from those attempts at communication. Cats are very independent, and so they are easily misunderstood, says Dr. Gary Weitzman, president and CEO of the San Diego Humane Society and SPCA and author of the new National Geographic book “How to Speak Cat.” He aims to unravel the mystery by helping people discern what cats are trying to convey.

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  5. Star Wars exec 'staggered' by teaser reactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BBC News

    It's the final few hours of the official Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim, California. Kathleen Kennedy, the President of Lucasfilm and one of the producers of the eagerly awaited The Force Awakens is reflecting on the unprecedented reaction to the film's latest teaser trailer, unveiled to fans at the start of the convention.

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  6. 'Star Wars: Rogue One' Plot to Focus on Death StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Philly.com

    The upcoming "Star Wars" standalone film, "Rogue One," will follow a group trying to steal the Death Star plans, it was revealed at Sunday's Star Wars Celebration, which also showed a special teaser for the upcoming spinoff. "A band of resistance fighters unite for a daring mission to steal the Death Star plans in 'Star Wars' anthology film, Rogue One," the official Star Wars account tweeted on Sunday.

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  7. Newport restaurant launches Star Wars-inspired Wampa sauce for barbecue food fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | IcNetwork

    Formulated in a galaxy far, far away, the condiment was created for fun by the venue's Star Wars-crazy staff The new Star Wars trailer from Disney has inspired a South Wales restaurant to unveil a barbecue sauce inspired by the popular film franchise. The teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens was released at the Star Wars Celebration convention in California on Thursday.

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  8. Mark Hamill said he was 'suspicious' of J.J. AbramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Philly.com

    Mark Hamill knew he had to say yes when George Lucas told him about the plans to move forward with a new "Star Wars" trilogy. "It's not like a choice.

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  9. Quests for Justice In College-Town RapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Krakauer, who admits to having known or cared virtually nothing about this subject before a personal experience prompted him to explore it, has a lot to say about lying. When the alleged assaults are he-said, she-said encounters, credibility is everything.

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  10. What we know about new 'Star Wars' moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | USA Today

    If you thought the Star Wars movie universe was expansive before, it's grown a whole lot since Thursday at Star Wars Celebration when Disney/Lucasfilm dropped a new trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens . The new movie will continue the story past the events of 1983's sixth episode, Return of the Jedi , but we're also going to get standalone films to flesh out that galaxy far, far away.

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  11. Details of future 'Star Wars' movie revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Details of the plot for 2016's "Star Wars: Rogue One" were revealed during a panel at Star Wars Celebration fan festival Sunday in Anaheim, California. Director Gareth Edwards showed an early teaser for the movie and revealed plot details for the "Star Wars" anthology film , starring Felicity Jones.

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  12. 'Star Wars: Rogue One' News: The Story, a Teaser Trailer, Concept Art and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Fandango.com

    In between the next big-screen Star Wars triology , there will be standalone movies, beginning with 2016's Star Wars: Rogue One , which just confirmed its story, a new title and additional details during a panel at Star Wars Celebration. First, from the official Star Wars Twitter comes our first plot synopsis for the film, arriving in theaters on December 16, 2016.

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  13. 'The 39 Steps' is must-see theatre for all who like to laughRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Examiner.com

    The Hilberry Theatre Company brings huge laughs and brilliant production acumen to this parody of Alfred Hitchcock's 'The 39 Steps.' The funniest play you are likely to see this spring traces its unlikely origins to the Alfred Hitchcock movie, " The 39 Steps ."

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  14. Gaiman's throne: 'Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances' by Neil GaimanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Post-gazette.com

    Neil Gaiman's writing is so present, so engaging, that it can send spasms of bone-chilling terror through your body and your reaction would still be, "Please sir, I want some more." His collection of "short fictions and disturbances" - most previously published, among them several award-winners - is "Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances," , a title not to be confused with the trigger for which Roy Rogers' horse was named but the trigger that summons something that should be accompanied by the theme from "Jaws."

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  15. 7-Year Old Writes George Lucas To Change The Rules So Jedis Can Get Married, So He Can Get MarriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Hedonistica

    Obviously, because George Lucas has absolutely no problem throwing traditional Star Wars canon into a CG Sarlaac pit where Greedo shot first, LucasFilm agreed to the changes. Admittedly, I doubt George was even aware of the request and the response was created by LucasFilm PR, who did a wonderful job fulfilling a young boy's dreams.

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  16. 'Star Wars: Rogue One': Here's what we now know about Gareth Edwards' standalone 'Star Wars' filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Times-Picayune

    The big " Star Wars " news to come out of the just-concluded four-day "Star Wars" Celebration fan event in Anaheim, Calif., is undebatable. That would be the arrival Thursday of the trailer heard 'round the world , for "Star Wars: Episode VII -- The Force Awakens," director J.J. Abrams' eagerly awaited first installment in a new "Star Wars" trilogy.

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  17. 'Star Wars: Battlefront' video game unleashed at fan conventionRead the original story

    Monday | Fort Francis Times

    The Force isn't merely awakening on the big screen. It's also returning to the video game realm.

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  18. "Star Wars: Rebels" Season 2 TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Dark Horizons News

    It's surprising really - reviews for the show were quite good, and the show's ratings are fairly solid, but the show hasn't been discussed in the zeitgeist the way you would think it would. Those involved though are getting another chance to hook you in with the Disney XD show's second season.

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  19. New Game: Attack of the EmpireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MobyGames

    Attack of the Empire is 2D side-scrolling shoot'em up game, clone of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back from Atari 2600 , but without a Star Wars licence. Story is loosely based on Empire Strikes Back - The rebels planet is under attack from evil empire.The player is pilot of space fighter , he must destroy several 4-legged walking machines , avoid their shots and missiles, and rescue rebel soldiers - for this, he lifts them and carries to base for points.

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  20. I May Not Know Arte, but I Know What I Like: 'Commedia Dell'arte,' at St. Ambrose UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | River Cities' Reader

    ... gorgeously designed masks, Schelly's emotion was abundantly clear through overly emphasized body language and vocal timbre, and while this was my first encounter with the theatrical genre of commedia dell'arte , I somehow know that Schelly, through ...

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