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  1. 'MST3K' turkeys and new-to-DVD oldiesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... (1969, aka "Marooned") is about astronauts stranded in space, a major movie that boasts an A-list cast (Gregory Peck, Gene Hackman) and won an Oscar for special effects. Not that this mound of trivia is anything other than fodder for Joel, Mike, ...

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  2. 'MST3K' skewers turkeys, 5 vintage titles debut on DVD, Blu-rayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... (1969, aka "Marooned") is about astronauts stranded in space, a major movie that boasts an A-list cast (Gregory Peck, Gene Hackman) and won an Oscar for special effects. Not that this mound of trivia is anything other than fodder for Joel, Mike, ...

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  3. California Water Wars: Another Form of Asset Stripping?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Truthdig

    Wars over California's limited water supply have been going on for at least a century. Water wars have been the subject of some vintage movies, including the 1958 hit The Big Country starring Gregory Peck, Clint Eastwood's 1985 Pale Rider , 1995's Waterworld with Kevin Costner, and the 2005 film Batman Begins .

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  4. Cover for new Harper Lee novel releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Telegraph

    ... Kill a Mockingbird , which became an American classic, was adapted into an Academy Award-winning film starring Gregory Peck.

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  5. Cover of Harper Lee's second novel, 'Go Set a Watc...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... Kill a Mockingbird," which became an American classic, was adapted into an Academy Award-winning film starring Gregory Peck.

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  6. California's Epic Drought: One Year of Water LeftRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Counterpunch

    ... Water wars have been the subject of some vintage movies, including the 1958 hit The Big Country starring Gregory Peck, Clint Eastwood's 1985 Pale Rider , 1995's Waterworld with Kevin Costner, and the 2005 film Batman Begins . Most acclaimed was the ...

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  7. Harper Lee's 'Watchman' book jacket revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | USA Today

    ... Kill a Mockingbird" was made into motion picture in 1962. Mary Badham portrayed the book's narrator, Scout, and Gregory Peck was her father, small-town attorney Atticus Finch. Peck won the best-actor Oscar for his portrayal of a lawyer raising two ...

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  8. What Gatsby Gets Wrong: Ten Ways the New Movie Will Trip Up the Lazy Students of TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | LA Weekly

    The only thing we English teachers hate more than Sparknotes is a high-quality, mostly faithful movie version of a book. Why would a student slog through Pride and Prejudice when she can drool over Colin Firth in the excellent BBC miniseries ? And shh! Don't tell the eighth graders about Gregory Peck's brilliant turn as Atticus Finch in 1962's To Kill a Mockingbird ! Considering Baz Luhrmann's new adaptation of The Great Gatsby comes closer than any prior attempt to capturing the essence of F. Scott Fitzgerald's Great American Novel, we can safely expect high school students of the future to choose watching this version over doing the reading.

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  9. California Water WarsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Dissident Voice

    ... Water wars have been the subject of some vintage movies, including the 1958 hit The Big Country starring Gregory Peck, Clint Eastwood's 1985 Pale Rider , 1995's Waterworld with Kevin Costner, and the 2005 film Batman Begins . Most acclaimed was the ...

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  10. Mystery Science Theater 3000: Volume XXXIIRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | DVD Verdict

    ... James Sturges, it stars Gene Hackman, Richard Crenna, and James Franciscus as astronauts stranded in space, and Gregory Peck as the mission control head who has to find a nice way to tell them they are screwed. It's slow-moving, sure, but with solid ...

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  11. Kontroll: 'Ridin' on the Metro'.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Examiner.com

    One of the enduring mysteries which pursue a film buff, pumpkins, is where do good directors go wrong? Consider, for example, J. Lee Thompson. In 1961 he directed Gregory Peck in "The Guns of Navarone".

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  12. Gregory Peck's Melbourne retreat while he filmed 1959 classic On...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Daily Mail

    A house fit for the stars! Hollywood legend Gregory Peck's Melbourne retreat while he filmed 1959 classic On The Beach sells for a whopping $3.1 million An iconic house in Melbourne, rented by actor Gregory Peck while he was shooting a major Hollywood film, has been snapped off the market. The 1940s home in Kew, Victoria, was sold at auction in Melbourne on Saturday, for a whopping $3.11 million.

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  13. Prequels, sequels often turn out to be bad ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Republic

    ... and love. Even if you've never read "To Kill a Mockingbird," you've probably seen the movie version starring Gregory Peck. According to news reports, "Go Set a Watchman" focuses on Scout, 20 years in the future, when she comes back to town to visit ...

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  14. REVIEW: To Kill a Mocking BirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Daily Echo

    Gregory Peck is known for many films but he will always be rightly remembered for playing Atticus Finch in To Kill A Mockingbird , a tale of racial tension in America's Deep South. So it is Daniel Betts who valiantly takes on the role at Southampton 's Mayflower Theatre in the Regents Park Theatre's touring production of the stage adaptation of Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel.

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  15. Stanley Hutter: Wrong starRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    I admit that I did not know until I read a letter to the editor in the Times-Herald that Cary Grant starred in the movie version of “To Kill a Mockingbird.” Neither did Gregory Peck, who went to his grave thinking that he had starred in the movie and had won an Academy Award for his performance.

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  16. INTERVIEW: To Kill A Mockingbird star speaks to the Daily Echo ahead of Mayflower runRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Daily Echo

    ... I hadn't read the book nor seen the film. I then quickly realised that I had to fill the boots of the brilliant Gregory Peck, who portrayed Atticus Finch in the 1962 Oscar winning film. Well I discovered that Atticus Finch was perceived as a hero ...

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  17. Al Rosen, who hit homers and battled anti-Semitism, dies at 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Jewish Journal

    ... that it was the subject of a major Hollywood movie -- Elia Kazan's 1947 film Gentleman's Agreement -- in which Gregory Peck plays Philip Green, a WASPy journalist who decides to spend six months posing as a Jew in order to expose anti-Jewish ...

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  18. Harper Lee case: No abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | CNN

    ... 1960. In 2014, it became an e-book for the first time . The novel by Harper Lee was turned into a movie staring Gregory Peck, left, as Atticus Finch and Brock Peters as Tom Robinson. Lee wrote "Go Set a Watchman" before "To Kill a Mockingbird," and ...

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  19. No elder abuse found in Harper Lee caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | CNN

    ... 1960. In 2014, it became an e-book for the first time . The novel by Harper Lee was turned into a movie staring Gregory Peck, left, as Atticus Finch and Brock Peters as Tom Robinson. Lee now lives in an assisted living facility in Monroeville, ...

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  20. It's Ve night- and our Queen has gone Awol writes Baz BamigboyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Daily Mail

    ... over into ridiculous farce. And it's very charming, like a British Roman Holiday (the Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck film about a fictional princess who goes AWOL). Gadon looks good, too, in the uniform of an honorary second subaltern in the ...

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