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/Film
Midnight Special Early BuzzMidnight Special and Loving topped my most anticipated of 2016 list. Two movies
Midnight Special Early Buzz
/Film / Posted yesterday
Midnight Special and Loving topped my most anticipated of 2016 list. Two movies in one year from writer-director Jeff Nichols is one sweet deal. Nichols’ last film, Mud, struck a chord with audiences, earning over $20M at the box-office, but it’s the... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Midnight Special' Director: More Michael Shannon, Less Dialogue Onscreen (Q&A) | Berlin 2016The Arkansas native, returning to the scene of his first festival, talks to THR
'Midnight Special' Director: More Michael Shannon, Less Dialogue Onscreen (Q&A) | Berlin 2016
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
The Arkansas native, returning to the scene of his first festival, talks to THR about being a new father and what he thinks of the McConaissance since his film 'Mud.' Jeff Nichols’ first film festival was the 2007 Berlinale, where Shotgun Stories,... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Louisiana's current budget woes mirror 1988 financial gaps A new Louisiana governor inherits a massive budget mess, a state struggling w
Louisiana's current budget woes mirror 1988 financial gaps
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
A new Louisiana governor inherits a massive budget mess, a state struggling with years of red ink that his predecessor patched through rather than fixing. Now, government services are on the... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Louisiana's current budget woes mirror 1988 financial gaps A new Louisiana governor inherits a massive budget mess, a state struggling w
Louisiana's current budget woes mirror 1988 financial gaps
Southwest Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
A new Louisiana governor inherits a massive budget mess, a state struggling with years of red ink that his predecessor patched through rather than fixing. Now, government services are on the... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
SouthboundLast year was a banner year for the horror genre (It Follows, Bone Tomahawk, We
Southbound
Tucson Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
Last year was a banner year for the horror genre (It Follows, Bone Tomahawk, We are Still Here) and 2016 gets off to a good and creepy genre start with this anthology offering. From the producers of the uneven V/H/S series, this consists of 4 short... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Shocking murders in metro Phoenix historyNote: This story was originally published Oct. 8, 2014. It was sensational the
Shocking murders in metro Phoenix history
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
Note: This story was originally published Oct. 8, 2014. It was sensational then. And it is still sensational: the Phoenix trunk murders. People still take tours of sites related to the grisly murders. Writings on the killings have... Read more
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Variety
Variety Critics Pick Their Festival Wish ListsThe Berlin Film Festival’s competition, Forum, Panorama and Generation sections
Variety Critics Pick Their Festival Wish Lists
Variety / Posted 5 days ago
The Berlin Film Festival’s competition, Forum, Panorama and Generation sections program a cornucopia of films from all over the world — so it was a tough task for Variety’s chief international critic Peter Debruge and critic Guy Lodge to narrow down... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'The X-Files' episode 4 recap: Bad rubbishLOS ANGELES - Spoiler alert: This recap contains plot details for the fourth ep
'The X-Files' episode 4 recap: Bad rubbish
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
LOS ANGELES - Spoiler alert: This recap contains plot details for the fourth episode of "The X-Files," titled "Home Again." A curious blend of gore and melodrama, Monday's fourth installment of "The X-Files" reboot is a welcome return to straight... Read more
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Variety
‘The X-Files’ Episode 4 Recap: Bad RubbishA curious blend of gore and melodrama, Monday’s fourth installment of “The X-Fi
‘The X-Files’ Episode 4 Recap: Bad Rubbish
Variety / Posted 5 days ago
A curious blend of gore and melodrama, Monday’s fourth installment of “The X-Files” reboot is a welcome return to straight horror, and should please viewers who found last week’s (superb) comedy episode a bit too lacking in scares. Titled “Home... Read more
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Roselle Press
DuPage County experts express cautious optimism at Suburban Life economic forecastSeveral shared their thoughts on the subject at the Hometown Forecast luncheon
DuPage County experts express cautious optimism at Suburban Life economic forecast
Roselle Press / Posted 10 days ago
Several shared their thoughts on the subject at the Hometown Forecast luncheon Jan. 26 at the Hilton Lisle-Naperville, hosted by Suburban Life. John Carpenter, president and CEO of economic development organization Choose DuPage, began the lunch as... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Stephen King delivers very mixed review of film adaptationsThe Q and A with the bestselling author, which was held “several” years ago but
Stephen King delivers very mixed review of film adaptations
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 days ago
The Q and A with the bestselling author, which was held “several” years ago but never published, was released for the first time by the film site alongside the news that director and writer Josh Boone has scripted an adaptation of King’s recent novel... Read more
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Pitchfork
John Carpenter Announces New LP Lost Themes IIPhoto by Kyle Cassidy The new album, once again, is a collaboration between Ca
John Carpenter Announces New LP Lost Themes II
Pitchfork / Posted 13 days ago
Photo by Kyle Cassidy The new album, once again, is a collaboration between Carpenter, his son Cody Carpenter, and his godson Daniel Davies (son of the Kinks' Dave Davies). The major difference between the first and second album is that while Lost... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
BirthsUniversity of Tennessee Medical Center John Carpenter III and Kassandra Foster
Births
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
University of Tennessee Medical Center John Carpenter III and Kassandra Foster, Knoxville, a girl, Emery Quinn Daniel and Diana Howell, Sevierville, a girl, Jacqueline Bailey Bethany and Shawn Bolbach, Knoxville, a boy, Silas Preston Zachary... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
What's the 'Scream,' Sondheim connection? Kevin Williamson takes us back 20 yearsIn 1996, "Scream" revived horror on film by revealing the genre's tricks and tr
What's the 'Scream,' Sondheim connection? Kevin Williamson takes us back 20 years
Los Angeles Times / Posted 16 days ago
In 1996, "Scream" revived horror on film by revealing the genre's tricks and tropes. The spark that ignited the runaway hit came not from the works of maestros such as John Carpenter or Alfred Hitchcock, however, but from an unlikely source: Stephen... Read more
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Queensland Times
Springfield man's freedom up in smoke for drug traffickingA SPRINGFIELD man who admitted trafficking cannabis for five years will spend t
Springfield man's freedom up in smoke for drug trafficking
Queensland Times / Posted 17 days ago
A SPRINGFIELD man who admitted trafficking cannabis for five years will spend the next four months behind bars. Fabrice John Carpenter, 25, pleaded guilty on Wednesday in Ipswich District Court to drug trafficking and possession. He also pleaded... Read more
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Billboard
Amtrac Takes the Mic on New Vocal Single 'Long Nights'Amtrac walks a curious line. The Kentucky-born producer, real name Caleb Cornet
Amtrac Takes the Mic on New Vocal Single 'Long Nights'
Billboard / Posted 18 days ago
Amtrac walks a curious line. The Kentucky-born producer, real name Caleb Cornett, has the rare talent of courting major labels like Interscope and Sony while also satisfying underground-leaning imprints like Kitsune and Toolroom. Amtrac’s newest... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
BirthsUniversity of Tennessee Medical Center Emily Lawson, Strawberry Plains, a boy,
Births
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
University of Tennessee Medical Center Emily Lawson, Strawberry Plains, a boy, Paul Edward Vincent Daniel and Clarissa Bowling, Oak Ridge, a girl, Hayzel Autumn Roza Cody Tipton and Cheyenne Jinks, Pigeon Forge, a girl, Rylee Peyton... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Snowtown Film Festival Next WeekIt's the second year for Watertown's Snowtown Film Festival. Organizers Marc K
Snowtown Film Festival Next Week
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 23 days ago
It's the second year for Watertown's Snowtown Film Festival. Organizers Marc Knapp and Terry Brennan talked abut the upcoming event on 7 News This Morning. Watch the video for their interview. The festival is January 29 and 30 at the Dulles State... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Radiohead returns with Primavera Sound dateThe internationally pacesetting Barcelona music festival Primavera Sound has an
Radiohead returns with Primavera Sound date
Hartford Courant / Posted 23 days ago
The internationally pacesetting Barcelona music festival Primavera Sound has announced the lineup for its 2016 edition, and it heralds a bit of news - Radiohead is back on the road. The band will play the influential festival as its first live date... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Radiohead to Perform New Album at Primavera FestRadiohead will perform their new, as-yet-untitled album during a headlining set
Radiohead to Perform New Album at Primavera Fest
Houston Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
Radiohead will perform their new, as-yet-untitled album during a headlining set at Primavera Sound, set to take place at the Parc del Fòrum in Barcelona, Spain June 1st through 5th. Little is known about the eagerly awaited follow-up to 2011's King... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Radiohead returns with Primavera Sound dateThe internationally pacesetting Barcelona music festival Primavera Sound has an
Radiohead returns with Primavera Sound date
Los Angeles Times / Posted 24 days ago
The internationally pacesetting Barcelona music festival Primavera Sound has announced the lineup for its 2016 edition, and it heralds a bit of news - Radiohead is back on the road. The band will play the influential festival as its first live date... Read more
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Red Bull
Primavera Sound 2016Barcelona's Primavera Sound festival has been throwing parties by the seaside f
Primavera Sound 2016
Red Bull / Posted 24 days ago
Barcelona's Primavera Sound festival has been throwing parties by the seaside for 16 years now and has, in that time, become one of the hottest festival tickets in the world. That's partly due to its location and rain-free skies, but mostly it's... Read more
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Pitchfork
Primavera Sound 2016 Lineup AnnouncedThe lineup also includes Tame Impala, Sigur Rós, Animal Collective, Beach House
Primavera Sound 2016 Lineup Announced
Pitchfork / Posted 24 days ago
The lineup also includes Tame Impala, Sigur Rós, Animal Collective, Beach House, the Last Shadow Puppets, Brian Wilson (performing Pet Sounds), John Carpenter, Pusha T, Neon Indian, Ty Segall and the Muggers, Julia Holter, Savages, Air, Action... Read more
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Pitchfork
The Last Shadow Puppets Announce New Album Everything You've Come to ExpectFeaturing Owen Pallett, James Ford, and Mini Mansions' Zachary Dawes By Jeremy
The Last Shadow Puppets Announce New Album Everything You've Come to Expect
Pitchfork / Posted 24 days ago
Featuring Owen Pallett, James Ford, and Mini Mansions' Zachary Dawes By Jeremy Gordon on January 21, 2016 at 4:19 a.m. EST Primavera Sound 2016 Lineup AnnouncedRadiohead, LCD... Read more
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Faster Louder
Ranking Tarantino’s soundtrack albums from worst to bestQuentin Tarantino’s soundtracks offer up a playlist of eclectic tastes, knowing
Ranking Tarantino’s soundtrack albums from worst to best
Faster Louder / Posted 24 days ago
Quentin Tarantino’s soundtracks offer up a playlist of eclectic tastes, knowing film references and surprising deep cuts but they’re not all equally brilliant. Here’s JODY MCGREGOR with a definitive ranking of all Tarantino nine soundtrack albums... Read more
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IGN
This May Not Be the Cloverfield Sequel You’re Looking ForJ.J. Abrams says 10 Cloverfield Lane is a “blood relative” of the original gian
This May Not Be the Cloverfield Sequel You’re Looking For
IGN / Posted 25 days ago
J.J. Abrams says 10 Cloverfield Lane is a “blood relative” of the original giant monster movie. But what does that mean? J.J. Abrams and Paramount Pictures surprised and thrilled fans late last week with the debut of a trailer for a mysterious new... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Sequels and remakes and reboots, oh my — they’re all the same these daysAs a child in the 1950s, it was not unusual for me to be running around the nei
Sequels and remakes and reboots, oh my — they’re all the same these days
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 28 days ago
As a child in the 1950s, it was not unusual for me to be running around the neighborhood wearing an official Davy Crockett coonskin cap while carrying a toy rifle, which was vital for keeping the bears — or, as Davy would say, the “b’ars” — at bay in... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Jan. 16, 2016Today is Saturday, Jan. 16, the 16th day of 2016. There are 350 days left in th
This day in history, Jan. 16, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
Today is Saturday, Jan. 16, the 16th day of 2016. There are 350 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 16, 1991, the White House announced the start of Operation Desert Storm to drive Iraqi forces out of Kuwait. (Allied forces... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Saturday, Jan. 16Today is , the 16th day of 2016. There are 350 days left in the year.Today's Hi
Saturday, Jan. 16
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
Today is , the 16th day of 2016. There are 350 days left in the year.Today's HighlightIn 1865, Union Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman decreed that 400,000 acres of land in the South would be divided into 40-acre lots and given to former... Read more
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New Now Next
"Scream Queens" To Return, Suddenly There's A "Cloverfield" Sequel“Scream Queens” To Return, Suddenly There’s A “Cloverfield” Sequel: BRIEFS Her
"Scream Queens" To Return, Suddenly There's A "Cloverfield" Sequel
New Now Next / Posted 29 days ago
“Scream Queens” To Return, Suddenly There’s A “Cloverfield” Sequel: BRIEFS Here is last week’s caption pic winner. This week’s caption pic is at the bottom of the page. Thanks to everyone for participating! The winner is …. “Yep! Tight end... Read more
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Orange County Register
Newport-Mesa district has plans for one-time $11.4 million payment from stateThe Newport-Mesa Unified School District can check a few items off its wish lis
Newport-Mesa district has plans for one-time $11.4 million payment from state
Orange County Register / Posted 30 days ago
The Newport-Mesa Unified School District can check a few items off its wish list with a one-time $11.4 million payout from the state, officials say. Trustees allocated the one-time funds at Tuesday’s meeting for planning and construction of an... Read more

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