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  1. A Christmas Story at the OrpheumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Memphis Flyer

    ... it has been 20 years since he left Memphis, and he's now mature enough to step into the role made famous by Darren McGavin. Swan was fresh out of college when he arrived in Memphis. "I auditioned for [Playhouse founder] Jackie Nichols at the very ...

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  2. Christmas Books for Older Kids & AdultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | DurhamRegion.com

    ... A Christmas Story has become a cherished Christmas movie that families watch every year. The film starred Darren McGavin, Melinda Dillon, Ian Petrella and Peter Billingsley the little boy who wanted a Red Ryder BB Gun for Christmas. Set in the 1940s ...

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  3. Families have become the scapegoat of holiday movies a " why?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Deseret News

    ... yuletide season. Stewart's Bailey stands in strong contrast to another patriarch of a classic holiday film, Darren McGavin as Old Man Parker in 1983's "A Christmas Story." Foul-mouthed, disgruntled and quick to anger, Parker plays the buffoon of the ...

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  4. The Steven Spielberg Demonic House Movie You Can't Watch At HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Film School Rejects

    ... because for some reason it's never before been released on any home video format. Paul and Marjorie Worden ( Darren McGavin and Sandy Dennis ) move out of New York City with their two kids in tow and buy a home in the countryside. She keeps occupied ...

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  5. 'Christmas Story' neighborhood getting faceliftRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | USA Today

    ... Story house has become a popular destination for fans of the movie starring Peter Billingsley as Ralphie and Darren McGavin and Melinda Dillon as his parents. In another part of the neighborhood, Ariel Castro held three women captive for a decade in ...

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  6. 'Christmas Story' neighborhood getting faceliftRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | USA Today

    ... Story house has become a popular destination for fans of the movie starring Peter Billingsley as Ralphie and Darren McGavin and Melinda Dillon as his parents. In another part of the neighborhood, Ariel Castro held three women captive for a decade in ...

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  7. 'Graveyard Shift' mashes up romance, horror in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | USA Today

    ... on the creep factor of his new series was the original 1972 TV movie Night Stalker , which introduced Darren McGavin as Carl Kolchak. "There's a scene where the cops find a woman's body in the middle of a vacant lot - and there's no clue how she got ...

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  8. Babylon 5.1: TV reviews by Rick NorwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2005 | SF Site

    ... decided that the all important youth audience would not want to see some old fart play the lead, and so Darren McGavin is relegated to a micro-second walk-on while a boring young actor without a fraction of his personality stars. Of the three SF ...

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  9. OT 08/25 - Back to school, back to school, to prove to Dad that I'm not a fool....Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | Lone Star Ball

    Billy Madison is a 1995 American comedy film directed by Tamra Davis . It stars Adam Sandler in the title role, along with Bradley Whitford , Bridgette Wilson , Norm Macdonald and Darren McGavin .

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  10. 'Matador' mixes soccer, spies and sangria in fun retro styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... as a bellboy reaches to grab a bag too important for a bellboy to grab. "Fragile," pronouncing the word, like Darren McGavin in "A Christmas Story," as if it were Italian. Rodriguez, who directed the pilot episode, is also the director of "From Dusk ...

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  11. From a Finding Nemoa to a oeBoyz N the Hooda : 10 memorable movie dadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... to teach them about their favorite things and sneak them all out of Nazi-occupied Austria. The Old Man (Darren McGavin) in "A Christmas Story" (1983) - While not changing flat tires, winning "major awards" or weaving obscenities that still hang in ...

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  12. Moms Mabley, 'Cimarron Strip,' 'About Last Night,' 'Non-Stop' on DVDRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... There's good shootin' and ridin', but what sets "Cimarron Strip" apart is its who's who of guest stars: Darren McGavin, Warren Oates, Telly Savalas, Joseph Cotten, Suzanne Pleshette, Tuesday Weld, Slim Pickens, Harry Dean Stanton and up-and-comers ...

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  13. Edgar Wright Looking to Direct Johnny Depp in Kolchak: The Night StalkerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... TV series "Kolchak: The Night Stalker" with Johnny Depp attached to star as the title character. The late Darren McGavin made the role famous in both the series and two previous films. Carl Kolchak covered crime for a tabloid, and his cases always ...

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  14. Wednesday Entertainment Link: 'Kolchak: The Night Stalker'...Read the original story

    May 28, 2014 | MassLive.com

    The late Darren McGavin in his role as "Carl Kolchak," a newspaper reporter investigating supernatural-tinged crimes on the show "The Night Stalker."

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  15. Could Wright Return To "Night Stalker"?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Dark Horizons News

    ... Fidelity" scribe D.V. DeVincentis is penning this reimagining of the 1970s TV series about Carl Kolchak (Darren McGavin), a reporter who investigates mysterious crimes that have a supernatural or sci-fi bent. The series was remade a few years ago ...

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  16. Edgar Wright returns to 'The Night Stalker' with Johnny DeppRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... now keep this movie from going is Depp, who is set to play the movie's main character, tabloid news reporter Darren McGavin. As Depp is currently filming Black Mass for Scott Cooper, and is expected to film the Alice in Wonderland sequel Through the ...

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  17. Edgar Wright Returns To 'The Night Stalker' After Leaving 'Ant-Man'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | ScreenCrave

    The TV show-originally starring Darren McGavin -concerned a reporter who constantly became involved with paranormal goings-on as he worked a crime beat.

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  18. After 'Ant-Man' Departure, Edgar Wright May Move to 'Night Stalker'Read the original story

    May 27, 2014 | Firstshowing.net

    ... an adaptation of The Night Stalker , the ABC made-for-TV film (and eventual series) that followed the late Darren McGavin as tabloid reporter Carl Kolchak who, in the 1972 TV movie, hunted a killer who was draining blood of girls on the Las Vegas ...

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  19. PR :: Cimarron Strip: Complete Series on DVD May 27Read the original story

    May 15, 2014 | DigitallyOBSESSED.com

    ... Beau Bridges, David Carradine, Seymour Cassel, Joseph Cotton, Robert Duvall, Victor French, Mariette Hartley, Darren McGavin, Leslie Nielsen, Warren Oates, Slim Pickens, Suzanne Pleshette, Denver Pyle, Telly Savalas, John Saxon, Tom Skerrit, Harry ...

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  20. Almanac for Wednesday, May 7, 2014Read the original story

    May 7, 2014 | UPI

    ... Land, inventor of the Polaroid instant camera, in 1909; Argentine political figure Eva Peron in 1919; actor Darren McGavin in 1922; actor Anne Baxter in 1923; singer Teresa Brewer in 1931; Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Johnny Unitas in 1933; ...

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