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Fort Worth Weekly
Film Shortsless than it promises. This horror movie stars Lauren Cohan as an American nann
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 12 hours ago
less than it promises. This horror movie stars Lauren Cohan as an American nanny who’s hired by an elderly British couple (Jim Norton and Diana Hardcastle) to take care of the life-size porcelain doll that they treat as their son. Left alone with... Read more
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/Film
SXSW 2016 Midnighters & Shorts Lineup AnnouncedDa’Vone McDonald, Janet Song (World Premiere) PHANTASM: Remastered Director/Sc
SXSW 2016 Midnighters & Shorts Lineup Announced
/Film / Posted yesterday
Da’Vone McDonald, Janet Song (World Premiere) PHANTASM: Remastered Director/Screenwriter: Don Coscarelli Filmmaker J.J. Abrams and his company Bad Robot have undertaken a meticulous 4K restoration of writer/director Don Coscarelli’s beloved... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Red Hook downs New Paltzare now back on track and can continue to play with the energy and passion that
Red Hook downs New Paltz
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted yesterday
are now back on track and can continue to play with the energy and passion that will help us in the upcoming postseason.” Jim Verney’s 14 points led (8-8) New Paltz. NEW PALTZ (43)—Krebs 4 0-0 8, Kanan 1 0-0 3, Burke 0 2-2 2, Harlow 0 0-0 0,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
SXSW Adds New Thrillers From ‘Evil Dead,’ ‘Oculus’ Directors to Midnight LineupDa’Vone McDonald, Janet Song (World Premiere) PHANTASM: Remastered Director/Sc
SXSW Adds New Thrillers From ‘Evil Dead,’ ‘Oculus’ Directors to Midnight Lineup
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Da’Vone McDonald, Janet Song (World Premiere) PHANTASM: Remastered Director/Screenwriter: Don Coscarelli Filmmaker J.J. Abrams and his company Bad Robot have undertaken a meticulous 4K restoration of writer/director Don Coscarelli’s beloved... Read more
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Greenwich Time
SXSW Adds New Thrillers From ‘Evil Dead,’ ‘Oculus’ Directors to Midnight LineupDa’Vone McDonald, Janet Song (World Premiere) PHANTASM: Remastered Director/Sc
SXSW Adds New Thrillers From ‘Evil Dead,’ ‘Oculus’ Directors to Midnight Lineup
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
Da’Vone McDonald, Janet Song (World Premiere) PHANTASM: Remastered Director/Screenwriter: Don Coscarelli Filmmaker J.J. Abrams and his company Bad Robot have undertaken a meticulous 4K restoration of writer/director Don Coscarelli’s beloved... Read more
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Darien News-Review
SXSW Adds New Thrillers From ‘Evil Dead,’ ‘Oculus’ Directors to Midnight LineupDa’Vone McDonald, Janet Song (World Premiere) PHANTASM: Remastered Director/Sc
SXSW Adds New Thrillers From ‘Evil Dead,’ ‘Oculus’ Directors to Midnight Lineup
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
Da’Vone McDonald, Janet Song (World Premiere) PHANTASM: Remastered Director/Screenwriter: Don Coscarelli Filmmaker J.J. Abrams and his company Bad Robot have undertaken a meticulous 4K restoration of writer/director Don Coscarelli’s beloved... Read more
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SB Nation
The top 5 post-Super Bowl TV shows of all timeCloris Leachman. Overall, though, this is an episode that hits all the right no
The top 5 post-Super Bowl TV shows of all time
SB Nation / Posted yesterday
Cloris Leachman. Overall, though, this is an episode that hits all the right notes, including an aw-worthy scene between Jim and Pam to show how deeply The Office's sweethearts loved each other, and an expression that lives on today: "Boom.... Read more
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Calgary Sun
J.J. Abrams' '': James Franco tries to rewrite history in Stephen King adaptationstop the assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy. Based on a novel by
J.J. Abrams' '': James Franco tries to rewrite history in Stephen King adaptation
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
stop the assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy. Based on a novel by Stephen King and executive produced by J.J. Abrams, 11.22.63 debuts across Canada Feb. 17 on Super Channel. That's two days after its U.S. debut on Hulu. I read the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
How do people with groundbreaking ideas bring them into reality?years. He writes op-eds with Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg a
How do people with groundbreaking ideas bring them into reality?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
years. He writes op-eds with Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg and got a book blurb from the likes of J.J. Abrams, the director of the new "Star Wars" film. His 2013 book, "Give and Take," which challenged the old adage about nice... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Thad Jones: 50 years of big band jazz in present tensethe new recording begin with hilariously heated, unaccompanied discussions betw
Thad Jones: 50 years of big band jazz in present tense
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
the new recording begin with hilariously heated, unaccompanied discussions between Jerome Richardson’s baying alto sax and Jimmy Nottingham’s growling, plunger-muted trumpet. Background riffs behind solos were often improvised on the spot, and... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Oscar Parties 2016: The Best Invites (Updating)This crowd empties their wallets as they empty the bar. Governors BallDolby Ba
Oscar Parties 2016: The Best Invites (Updating)
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 days ago
This crowd empties their wallets as they empty the bar. Governors BallDolby Ballroom, Immediately After the Show Winners: Jim Gianopulos, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, and Steve Gilula with new hardware at the Governors Ball in 2015. (Kevork... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Oscar Parties 2016: The Best Invites (Updating)This crowd empties their wallets as they empty the bar. Governors BallDolby Ba
Oscar Parties 2016: The Best Invites (Updating)
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
This crowd empties their wallets as they empty the bar. Governors BallDolby Ballroom, Immediately After the Show Winners: Jim Gianopulos, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, and Steve Gilula with new hardware at the Governors Ball in 2015. (Kevork... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Oscar Parties 2016: The Best Invites (Updating)This crowd empties their wallets as they empty the bar. Governors BallDolby Ba
Oscar Parties 2016: The Best Invites (Updating)
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
This crowd empties their wallets as they empty the bar. Governors BallDolby Ballroom, Immediately After the Show Winners: Jim Gianopulos, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, and Steve Gilula with new hardware at the Governors Ball in 2015. (Kevork... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Oscar Parties 2016: The Best Invites (Updating)This crowd empties their wallets as they empty the bar. Governors BallDolby Ba
Oscar Parties 2016: The Best Invites (Updating)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
This crowd empties their wallets as they empty the bar. Governors BallDolby Ballroom, Immediately After the Show Winners: Jim Gianopulos, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, and Steve Gilula with new hardware at the Governors Ball in 2015. (Kevork... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Oscar Parties 2016: The Best Invites (Updating)This crowd empties their wallets as they empty the bar. Governors BallDolby Ba
Oscar Parties 2016: The Best Invites (Updating)
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
This crowd empties their wallets as they empty the bar. Governors BallDolby Ballroom, Immediately After the Show Winners: Jim Gianopulos, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, and Steve Gilula with new hardware at the Governors Ball in 2015. (Kevork... Read more
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Paris Express
At the moviesbegin to take place, the nanny wonders if the doll holds the ability to come al
At the movies
Paris Express / Posted 5 days ago
begin to take place, the nanny wonders if the doll holds the ability to come alive. Stars Lauren Cohan, James Russell, Jim Norton and Rupert Evans. (PG-13) Daddy’s Home — Will Ferrell plays a radio executive trying to be a great stepdad even... Read more
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Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post
2015: A Cinematic Year in Reviewconcerned things could go bad despite Disney buying LucasFilm and slating five
2015: A Cinematic Year in Review
Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post / Posted 6 days ago
concerned things could go bad despite Disney buying LucasFilm and slating five films to come out before 2020. Director JJ Abrams, who previously breathed new life into the “Star Trek” franchise, made all the right choices as the franchise paid... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film Shortsthis movie based on Alan Bennett’s memoir about the homeless woman who lived in
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
this movie based on Alan Bennett’s memoir about the homeless woman who lived in his driveway for several months. Also with Jim Broadbent, Roger Allam, Richard Griffiths, Dominic Cooper, Frances de la Tour, Claire Foy, Stephen Campbell Moore, and... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film Shortsless than it promises. This horror movie stars Lauren Cohan as an American nann
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
less than it promises. This horror movie stars Lauren Cohan as an American nanny who’s hired by an elderly British couple (Jim Norton and Diana Hardcastle) to take care of the life-size porcelain doll that they treat as their son. Left alone with... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film ShortsLauren Cohan (TV’s The Walking Dead) stars in this horror movie as an American
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
Lauren Cohan (TV’s The Walking Dead) stars in this horror movie as an American nanny who’s hired by a British couple (Jim Norton and Diana Hardcastle) to take care of the life-size doll which they treat as their son. Also with Rupert Evans and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Have a great idea? Here's how to make it actually happenin less than three years. He writes op-eds with Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg an
Have a great idea? Here's how to make it actually happen
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
in less than three years. He writes op-eds with Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and got a book blurb from the likes of J.J. Abrams, the director of the new "Star Wars" film. His 2013 book, "Give and Take," which challenged the old adage about nice... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Have a great idea? Here's how to make it actually happenin less than three years. He writes op-eds with Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg an
Have a great idea? Here's how to make it actually happen
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
in less than three years. He writes op-eds with Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and got a book blurb from the likes of J.J. Abrams, the director of the new "Star Wars" film. His 2013 book, "Give and Take," which challenged the old adage about nice... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Here's how Hillary Clinton's email scandal could end her White House runissue that's consumed an enormous amount of news coverage, but it occupies a ve
Here's how Hillary Clinton's email scandal could end her White House run
TheStreet.com / Posted 8 days ago
issue that's consumed an enormous amount of news coverage, but it occupies a very small space in the minds of voters," said Jim Papa, a Democratic strategist with the Global Strategy Group. "This scandal grows worse by the day," said Ron Hosko, the... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Mary ‘Betty’ E. (DeMars) Conklin16 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren; 19 great-great grandchildren; two sis
Mary ‘Betty’ E. (DeMars) Conklin
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 8 days ago
16 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren; 19 great-great grandchildren; two sisters: Florence Davis of Halfmoon and Usla Abrams of Troy; one brother, Charles Donnelly of Watervliet; 43 nieces and nephews; and several grandnieces and... Read more
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IGN
Midseason 2016 TV Preview - Page 4player? Got feedback on our player? AMC's Better Call Saul swings back around
Midseason 2016 TV Preview - Page 4
IGN / Posted 9 days ago
player? Got feedback on our player? AMC's Better Call Saul swings back around for its sophomore season as Bob Odenkirk's Jimmy McGill continues on his path toward moral grayness. While still a slow progression, Jimmy, after feeling betrayed by... Read more
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IGN
Midseason 2016 TV Preview - Page 4player? Got feedback on our player? AMC's Better Call Saul swings back around
Midseason 2016 TV Preview - Page 4
IGN / Posted 9 days ago
player? Got feedback on our player? AMC's Better Call Saul swings back around for its sophomore season as Bob Odenkirk's Jimmy McGill continues on his path toward moral grayness. While still a slow progression, Jimmy, after feeling betrayed by... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Allen, Armstrong make case to voters in District 30 raceIn 2000, he lost in a three-way Democratic primary in then-House District 56, w
Allen, Armstrong make case to voters in District 30 race
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
In 2000, he lost in a three-way Democratic primary in then-House District 56, which Elliott won after a runoff with Orville Abrams Jr. of Little Rock. He is retired and is a former assistant director of the Pesticide Division at the state Plant... Read more
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Paris Express
At the moviesbegin to take place, the nanny wonders if the doll holds the ability to come al
At the movies
Paris Express / Posted 12 days ago
begin to take place, the nanny wonders if the doll holds the ability to come alive. Stars Lauren Cohan, James Russell, Jim Norton and Rupert Evans. (PG-13) Bridge of Spies — The CIA recruits an American attorney to help rescue a detained pilot... Read more
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Yahoo News
Every American Idol Finalist, Ranked From Worst to Besttour or at a bar in her hometown. (Her 11th-place finish, alas, removed the for
Every American Idol Finalist, Ranked From Worst to Best
Yahoo News / Posted 13 days ago
tour or at a bar in her hometown. (Her 11th-place finish, alas, removed the former scenario from possibility.) 143. Jim Verraros (Season 1, Placed 9th–10th)"If you win this competition, we will have failed," Simon Cowell told this... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Circus Politics: Will Our Freedoms Survive Another Presidential Election?reporting by a news media committed to asking the hard questions of government
Circus Politics: Will Our Freedoms Survive Another Presidential Election?
Zero Hedge / Posted 14 days ago
reporting by a news media committed to asking the hard questions of government officials. The result, as former congressman Jim Leach points out, leaves us at a grave disadvantage: “At a time when in-depth analysis of the issues of the day has never... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Palin in a (minor) league of her ownall its beheadings and its top cleric’s fatwa on chess as “the work of Satan.”
Palin in a (minor) league of her own
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
all its beheadings and its top cleric’s fatwa on chess as “the work of Satan.” But then Hollywood took the lead with its Jim Crow Oscars, Scully being offered half of Mulder’s pay for the “X-Files” reboot, and its second-class treatment of Rey —... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Presidential Crimes Then And NowThe shame of the bombings cancelled any exit with real honor. The Reagan era i
Presidential Crimes Then And Now
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 days ago
The shame of the bombings cancelled any exit with real honor. The Reagan era is also misunderstood. Just as President Jimmy Carter was regarded as an outsider by the Democratic Washington Establishment, Ronald Reagan was an outsider to the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Lady Gaga reveals aunt's sexual assault at Producers GuildGary Oldman looked dapper while on the stage Leading man: Benicio del Toro loo
Lady Gaga reveals aunt's sexual assault at Producers Guild
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
Gary Oldman looked dapper while on the stage Leading man: Benicio del Toro looked smooth in a grey suit Top director: JJ Abrams wore his trademark black glasses to the event The award went to the producers of Last Week Tonight With John Oliver... Read more
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Daily Mail
Lady Gaga performs during Producers Guild Awards as The Big Short winsGary Oldman looked dapper while on the stage Leading man: Benicio del Toro loo
Lady Gaga performs during Producers Guild Awards as The Big Short wins
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
Gary Oldman looked dapper while on the stage Leading man: Benicio del Toro looked smooth in a grey suit Top director: JJ Abrams wore his trademark black glasses to the event The award went to the producers of Last Week Tonight With John Oliver... Read more
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The Maui News
Local Briefsand hosted by Hale Akua Garden Farm and will feature speakers Diana Sammataro,
Local Briefs
The Maui News / Posted 18 days ago
and hosted by Hale Akua Garden Farm and will feature speakers Diana Sammataro, Ph.D.; Kirk Webster; Maryann Frazier; Jim Frazier, Ph.D.; Paul Apao and Bonnie Morse. There is an optional introductory evening event from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday. The... Read more
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Paris Express
At the moviesbegin to take place, the nanny wonders if the doll holds the ability to come al
At the movies
Paris Express / Posted 19 days ago
begin to take place, the nanny wonders if the doll holds the ability to come alive. Stars Lauren Cohan, James Russell, Jim Norton and Rupert Evans. (PG-13) The Danish Girl — The love life of artists Lilli Elbe and Gerda Wegener are examined in... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Council tables visitors centerThe La Junta City Council voted on Tuesday night to postpone decision on the pr
Council tables visitors center
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 21 days ago
The La Junta City Council voted on Tuesday night to postpone decision on the proposed visitors center to be located at the Abrams building (former Curio Cabinet) downtown. Posted Jan. 20, 2016 at 3:00 PM The La Junta City Council voted on Tuesday... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Real blood, sweat, tearsmethod and madness can be hard to pull apart. While filming The Passion of the
Real blood, sweat, tears
Daily Dispatch / Posted 22 days ago
method and madness can be hard to pull apart. While filming The Passion of the Christ crucifixion scene, Jim Caviezel dislocated his shoulder and came down with hypothermia and a lung infection. For a scene in Marathon Man in... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas lawmakers adopt report on reforming K-12 educationon a local ballot if that project involved state funding. "It's not about loca
Kansas lawmakers adopt report on reforming K-12 education
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 22 days ago
on a local ballot if that project involved state funding. "It's not about local control or lack thereof," said Sen. Steve Abrams, an Arkansas City Republican and former member of the state Board of Education. "The state has an obligation to know... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Letters: Huge development projects hurt countyracks. I encourage people to use both this and the new Tri-Rail shuttle to Palm
Letters: Huge development projects hurt county
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 24 days ago
racks. I encourage people to use both this and the new Tri-Rail shuttle to Palm Beach International Airport. STEVEN ABRAMS, WEST PALM BEACH Editor’s note: Steven Abrams is a Palm Beach County commissioner and a member of the South Florida... Read more
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Scotsman
Film review: Creed | The Revenant | Roomwas at the time for audiences of colour. But the film also functions in a mann
Film review: Creed | The Revenant | Room
Scotsman / Posted 25 days ago
was at the time for audiences of colour. But the film also functions in a manner similar to The Force Awakens. Like JJ Abrams, Coogler is skilled at stoking nostalgia while delivering something that feels both fresh and funny. Thus we get a new... Read more
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New Now Next
"Scream Queens" To Return, Suddenly There's A "Cloverfield" Sequelis 48, Lisa Lisa is 49, Eddie Cahill is 38, Regina King is 45, Andrea Martin is
"Scream Queens" To Return, Suddenly There's A "Cloverfield" Sequel
New Now Next / Posted 26 days ago
is 48, Lisa Lisa is 49, Eddie Cahill is 38, Regina King is 45, Andrea Martin is 69, John Carpenter is 68, Sade Adu is 57, Jim Carrey is 54, Michelle Obama is 52, Zooey Deschanel is 36, and Max Adler is 30.ICYMI Glee star Alex Newell releases his... Read more
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FOX News
Yes, I know Powerball's odds are against meNEW YORK – There’s a great scene in Al Pacino’s 2005 movie “Two for the Money”
Yes, I know Powerball's odds are against me
FOX News / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK – There’s a great scene in Al Pacino’s 2005 movie “Two for the Money” where his character, Walter Abrams, a tailored-suit-wearing sports betting handicapper, tells a small group at a Gamblers Anonymous-type meeting that they are all... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
'Homeland' to set and film in New York Cityrestless need to be creative," he said. "That was the lesson I got from him th
'Homeland' to set and film in New York City
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 29 days ago
restless need to be creative," he said. "That was the lesson I got from him then and today," he said. WORKING WITH J.J. ABRAMS J.J. Abrams is basking in the glow of producing "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," the top-grossing North American movie... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
'Homeland' to set and film in New York Cityrestless need to be creative," he said. "That was the lesson I got from him th
'Homeland' to set and film in New York City
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 29 days ago
restless need to be creative," he said. "That was the lesson I got from him then and today," he said. WORKING WITH J.J. ABRAMS J.J. Abrams is basking in the glow of producing "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," the top-grossing North American movie... Read more
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The Oklahoman
'Homeland' to set and film in New York Cityrestless need to be creative," he said. "That was the lesson I got from him th
'Homeland' to set and film in New York City
The Oklahoman / Posted 29 days ago
restless need to be creative," he said. "That was the lesson I got from him then and today," he said. WORKING WITH J.J. ABRAMS J.J. Abrams is basking in the glow of producing "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," the top-grossing North American movie... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
'Homeland' to set and film in New York Cityrestless need to be creative," he said. "That was the lesson I got from him th
'Homeland' to set and film in New York City
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 29 days ago
restless need to be creative," he said. "That was the lesson I got from him then and today," he said. WORKING WITH J.J. ABRAMS J.J. Abrams is basking in the glow of producing "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," the top-grossing North American movie... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
'Homeland' to set and film in New York Cityrestless need to be creative," he said. "That was the lesson I got from him th
'Homeland' to set and film in New York City
Hawaii News Now / Posted 29 days ago
restless need to be creative," he said. "That was the lesson I got from him then and today," he said. WORKING WITH J.J. ABRAMS J.J. Abrams is basking in the glow of producing "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," the top-grossing North American movie... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
'Homeland' to set and film in New York Cityrestless need to be creative," he said. "That was the lesson I got from him th
'Homeland' to set and film in New York City
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 29 days ago
restless need to be creative," he said. "That was the lesson I got from him then and today," he said. WORKING WITH J.J. ABRAMS J.J. Abrams is basking in the glow of producing "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," the top-grossing North American movie... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
'Homeland' to set and film in New York Cityrestless need to be creative," he said. "That was the lesson I got from him th
'Homeland' to set and film in New York City
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 29 days ago
restless need to be creative," he said. "That was the lesson I got from him then and today," he said. WORKING WITH J.J. ABRAMS J.J. Abrams is basking in the glow of producing "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," the top-grossing North American movie... Read more
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