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  1. Hope is a dangerous thingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Walton Sun

    ... a copy or a download, and take the next three hours to soak it up. I promise that it won't be time wasted. Morgan Freeman (as Red) and Tim Robbins (as Andy) have never been better, not even in the two decades since this movie's release. For the ...

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  2. 'Shawshank' found redemption on video, cableRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    ... popular on home video and cable after receiving seven Oscar nominations, including best film, lead actor for Morgan Freeman and adapted screenplay for director Frank Darabont. This month, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is ...

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  3. The racial bias embedded in Darren Wilsona s testimonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... also common - what Spike Lee famously termed, " the mystical, magical negro ," has become a stock character: Morgan Freeman (as God) in Evan Almighty, Michael Clarke Duncan in The Green Mile, Wesley Snipes in Blade, to name a few. Notably, unlike ...

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  4. Reconnecting with The Shawshank RedemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    Detained: Ellis Boyd 'Red' Redding (Morgan Freeman), a convicted murderer and Andy Dufresne (Robbins), a young banker falsely accused of murdering his wife in The Shawshank Redemption. SOME films, such as the Oscar-winning 1939 Civil War epic Gone ...

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  5. 'Now You See Me: The Second Act' details revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    ... for the sequel. Director Jon M. Chu has signed on to direct the film, after Leterrier decided not to return. Morgan Freeman and Michael Caine are also returning to reprise their roles, although Isla Fisher will not be returning. Actress Lizzy Caplan ...

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  6. Wanted 2 Might Actually Happen, Forward Progress Is Being MadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cinema Blend News

    ... to click away now. At the end of Timur Bekmambetov's relentless action spectacle, Angelina Jolie's Fox and Morgan Freeman's Sloan are both killed, but James McAvoy's Westley Gibson is still alive, having defeated Sloan by killing him with a ...

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  7. 'Shawshank Redemption,' 20 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | KETV-TV

    Believe it or not, it's been 20 years since Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins had that epic reunion in "The Shawshank Redemption." On Tuesday, the two actors came together once again to celebrate the movie's 20th anniversary with writer/director Frank Darabont, who adapted "Shawshank" from a Stephen King short story.

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  8. Dustin Hoffman, Morgan Freeman and Michael Caine in talks to star in...Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 23 | TheCelebrityCafe

    In 1979, Dustin Hoffman was starring in Kramer vs. Kramer , the performance that eventually got him his first Oscar. In pursuing future projects, however, it appears he's attempting to recreate some of that year's good fortunes, for he, Michael Caine and Morgan Freeman are in talks to star in Zach Braff's remake of the '79 caper comedy Going in Style , starring George Burns.

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  9. Tim Robbins Joins Shawshank Redemption ReunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | WebProNews

    Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman have done lots of films, but The Shawshank Redemption will follow them forever. It's been 20 years since Shawshank hit the big screen.

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  10. Spanking: public humiliation or real deterrent?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... didn't call 'em spanks. We called 'em swats or licks. And I could make up excuses for those tardies but, like Morgan Freeman 's character in "The Shawshank Redemption," I admit my wrongdoing. In my day, which doesn't seem like it was that long ago - ...

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  11. 'Shawshank' stars reunite for 20th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | KSAT-TV San Antonio

    Believe it or not, it's been 20 years since Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins had that epic reunion in "The Shawshank Redemption." On Tuesday, the two actors came together once again to celebrate the movie's 20th anniversary with writer/director Frank Darabont, who adapted "Shawshank" from a Stephen King short story.

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  12. 'Shawshank' stars reuniteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | CNN

    ... anniversary, we look at where the cast was when they starred in the film and where they are now. Then: When Morgan Freeman signed up to play Red, the prison contraband smuggler who befriends Tim Robbins' falsely accused Andy, he was stunned that he ...

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  13. 'The Shawshank Redemption': Cast Reunites For Film's 20th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | HollywoodLife

    Andy and Red are together once again! 'The Shawshank Redemption' stars Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins reunited to celebrate the film's 20th anniversary. Talk about a throwback! One of film's most dynamic duos reunited for a monumental event.

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  14. Classic 'Shawshank' overcame slow startRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Erie Times News

    ... popular on home video and cable after receiving seven Oscar nominations, including best film, lead actor for Morgan Freeman and adapted screenplay for director Frank Darabont. On Tuesday, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences celebrated ...

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  15. The Shawshank Redemption Cast Reunites 20 Years Later-Check Out ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | E! Online

    Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman attended a screening of The Shawshank Redemption earlier this week in Beverly Hills in honor of the movie's 20th anniversary. The event was held by the Academy at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater on Nov. 18 and also included screenwriter Frank Darabont , who made his directorial debut on the Oscar-nominated flick.

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  16. News Briefs: 'The Graduate' Director Mike Nichols Dies at 83; Melissa McCarthy Will Be Tinker BellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Fandango.com

    ... Girl. The Remains of the Day , which Nichols produced, was a Best Picture nominee. is in talks to join Morgan Freeman and Michael Caine in a remake of the gentle 1979 comedy Going in Style . The original movie starred George Burns, Art Carney and ...

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  17. My Old LadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | ContactMusic.com

    ... memories, hit theatres this Friday (Nov 1st) to an... What a risk this was: Robert De Niro, Michael Douglas, Morgan Freeman and Kevin Kline sharing a screen as four old friends travelling to Las... The Oscar winning cast of adorable comedy 'Last ...

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  18. The Shawshank Redemption Cast Reunite For 20th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | ContactMusic.com

    The cast of prison drama The Shawshank Redemption reunited at a special event this week to mark 20 years since the film's release. Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins joined director Frank Darabont at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, California on Tuesday night to celebrate the 1994 movie with a screening and question-and-answer session.

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  19. Movie News: All-Star 'Going in Style' Remake; Melissa McCarthy Will Be Tinker BellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Movies.com

    Going in Style : Dustin Hoffman is in talks to join Morgan Freeman and Michael Caine in a remake of the gentle 1979 comedy Going in Style . The original starred George Burns, Art Carney, and Lee Strasberg as retired friends who decide to rob a bank; Zach Braff is in talks to direct the remake.

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  20. Dustin Hoffman in Talks to Join Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine in 'Going in Style'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Dustin Hoffman is in talks to join Morgan Freeman and Michael Caine to star in New Line's remake of the 1979 George Burns caper comedy "Going in Style." New Line is also eyeing Zach Braff to direct as a possible replacement for Ted Melfi, but negotiations are not under way.

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