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  1. How Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper Went Both Bad and Sad in SerenaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Time

    Jennifer and Bradley together again. Sounds great - but not in this stillborn drama made in 2012 and now getting a release that's really an autopsy Bad movies: they can be tatty classics of crazed ineptitude, like Edward D. Wood's Glen or Glenda and Plan 9 from Outer Space , or big-budget misfires like the 1987 Ishtar , a would-be comedy that sent Warren Beatty and Dustin Hoffman on a Hope-Crosby Road to Dystopia.

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  2. David Cameron flunks General Election 2015 test as Jeremy Paxman puts him on the ropesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mirror.co.uk

    The Prime Minister lost the Battle for Number 10 interview - and on this showing cannot count on winning the election war The Prime Minister was as uncomfortable as Dustin Hoffman having his teeth pulled by a lunatic with a pair of pliers in Marathon Man. Cameron couldn't yet expects hundreds of thousands of Britons to endure terrible insecurity, not knowing from one week to next if they'd be paid.

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  3. Dustin Hoffman and the power of collaborationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Globe and Mail

    Dustin Hoffman makes it clear that FranA ois Girard, Boychoir's Quebec-born director, was a good collaborator. He also makes it clear that he's no fan of directors who aren't.

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  4. 21 Best Things to Do in L.A. This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | LA Weekly

    ... Highlights from today's schedule include Lenny , the inimitable Bob Fosse's Lenny Bruce biopic starring Dustin Hoffman; Woody Allen's tragicomic The Purple Rose of Cairo , one of the writer-director's best outings; and Orson Welles' ...

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  5. TCM Fest 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | LA Weekly

    ... Highlights from Friday's schedule include Lenny , the inimitable Bob Fosse's Lenny Bruce biopic starring Dustin Hoffman; Woody Allen's tragicomic The Purple Rose of Cairo , one of the writer-director's best outings; and Orson Welles' ...

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  6. Tom Hanks' Acting Credentials: Awards and Highlights of Storied CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News Max

    ... For his performance, Hanks was nominated for an Academy Award in the Best Actor category. He lost to Dustin Hoffman ("Rain Man"). 2. Academy Award Winner, Best Actor, "Philadelphia" (1994) This movie takes a raw look at discrimination, homophobia, ...

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  7. Film series features - Graduate'Read the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... back to the historic Sebastiani Theatre. "The Graduate," (1967), was directed by Mike Nichols and starring Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft and Katharine Ross. Written by Calder Willingham (screenplay) and Buck Henry (screenplay), "The Graduate," tells ...

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  8. Boychoir's Dustin Hoffman evolves with timesRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Georgia Straight

    He's small in stature and he speaks softly, his sentences often gliding into one another and then taking off in another direction. Yet, even at the age of 77, Dustin Hoffman still has the presence of a bona fide movie star.

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  9. Interview: Dustin Hoffman not immune to career fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Chilliwack Times

    In an interview for his film "Boychoir," opening in select cities on Friday, Hoffman recalled having a conversation with Hackman about the fleeting nature of acting careers. It was just after they'd shot 2003's "Runaway Jury."

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  10. Dustin Hoffman says he understands the worries of young singers in 'Boychoir'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | CTV

    In an interview for his film "Boychoir," opening in select cities on Friday, Hoffman recalled having a conversation with Hackman about the fleeting nature of acting careers. It was just after they'd shot 2003's "Runaway Jury."

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  11. 5 great films to watch on TV this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2014 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    ... smart and funny, while also capturing a looming sense of coming-of-age sadness. 21-year-old Ben Braddock (Dustin Hoffman) has just graduated from college with more honours than he can shake a stick at. At his 'homecoming' party, his overzealous ...

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  12. Dustin Hoffman goes 'undercover' during a playful game of hide-and-seek in LARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Daily Mail

    ... of disguise within reach during what appeared to be a game of hide-and-seek with some fans. Man of mystery: Dustin Hoffman showed his sillier side during a playful game of hide-and-seek with some fans in LA's Brentwood area on Sunday Perhaps ...

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  13. What to Do in Los Angeles This Month: 4 Can't-Miss Events for Film BuffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Hollywood Reporter

    The latest edition of the four-day fest features programs organized around specific themes and subjects , as well as an impressive array of restorations and special presentations . What truly distinguishes the event, however, is the access it offers to multiple rare titles in the space of a few days; this year's gems include Joseph Losey 's Boom! , Anthony Mann 's Reign of Terror and Bob Fosse 's Lenny , starring Dustin Hoffman as comedian Lenny Bruce.

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  14. DVD review: 'All The President's Men'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Examiner.com

    ... option. Our story follows young Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward (Robert Redford) and Carl Bernstein (Dustin Hoffman) as they dig into a break-in at the Democratic National Committee headquarters. No one thinks much of it, but this duo thinks ...

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  15. this and that: Afflicted with a writer's greatest fearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Aiken Standard

    ... magic was not happening. This reminded me of one of my favorite movies, “Little Big Man” with Dustin Hoffman as Jack Crabb and Chief Dan George as sage Old Lodge Skins, a Native American who at times could foresee the future. Although ...

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  16. Why ARE today's stars so short? Actors were once strapping hunks...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Daily Mail

    ... brawn. The modern leading man is more likely to be required to burst into tears and go shopping. Veteran Dustin Hoffman is 5ft 5in. When he played youthful Benjamin Braddock in The Graduate, it suited that character's semi-formed persona. But since ...

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  17. UC Theatre to Replace Screen with Stage in BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | SFGate

    ... UC had become a movie theater by the 1970s, that limped along between annual screenings of "The Graduate." Dustin Hoffman would drive his Alfa on the top level of the Bay Bridge to reach Berkeley and someone in the audience would yell "you're going ...

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  18. Thomas McCarthy on His First CastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Wall Street Journal

    Thomas McCarthy, 48, is an actor, writer and film director who has starred in "Meet the Parents," "Good Night and Good Luck" and "The Wire." He has written and directed four films, including his latest, "The Cobbler," starring Adam Sandler,Steve Buscemi and Dustin Hoffman.

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  19. Was Netanyahu's speech to Congress a 'wag the dog' moment for elections?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... in use for more than a century . It was famously popularized by the 1997 movie of the same name , starring Dustin Hoffman and Robert De Niro . (It's currently a contender in Washingtonian magazine's competition to determine "the most Washington ...

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  20. Outbreak, Sinister, Edward Scissorhands: films on TV todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Radio Times

    An escaped African monkey spreads an Ebola-like virus in a California town, causing fever, skin disease, multiple death and panic. Can doctors Dustin Hoffman, his ex-wife Rene Russo and military scientists Kevin Spacey and Cuba Gooding Jr find a cure before the whole state is afflicted? And to what lengths will the military and the government go to stop this happening? An interesting enough medical disaster movie, given topical relevance by the recent Ebola outbreak in Africa and nicely played by a strong cast but somehow not actually all that thrilling.

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