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indieWIRE
7 Great Movies About the Power of Political Animals Whether for comedy or drama, these seven titles reveal the manipulative behin
7 Great Movies About the Power of Political Animals
indieWIRE / Posted 2 days ago
Whether for comedy or drama, these seven titles reveal the manipulative behind-the-scenes truths of politics. [Editor's Note: This post is presented in partnership with Time Warner Cable Movies On... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Paul Dano: a resolutely hexagonal peg in the square hole of showbusinessIt’s easy to suggest there is a formula for Hollywood success. Youth, good look
Paul Dano: a resolutely hexagonal peg in the square hole of showbusiness
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
It’s easy to suggest there is a formula for Hollywood success. Youth, good looks, famous other half and well-connected (or pushy) parents do a celebrity make. But occasionally someone stumbles on to our screens who appears not to fit into any of... Read more
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indieWIRE
12 Minor Coen Brothers Characters Who Deserve Their Own Film By Tarek Shoukri | IndiewireThu Feb 04 12:09:42 EST 2016 We absolutely love
12 Minor Coen Brothers Characters Who Deserve Their Own Film
indieWIRE / Posted 3 days ago
By Tarek Shoukri | IndiewireThu Feb 04 12:09:42 EST 2016 We absolutely love Llewyn Davis and Marge Gunderson as much as the next person, but something about these 12 supporting characters... Read more
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Salon.com
Jeb Bush’s breathtaking campaign implosion: How a GOP front-runner became the “please clap” candidateBack in 2006, former President George H.W. Bush addressed Florida state lawmake
Jeb Bush’s breathtaking campaign implosion: How a GOP front-runner became the “please clap” candidate
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
Back in 2006, former President George H.W. Bush addressed Florida state lawmakers during the last of his son Jeb’s leadership gatherings in the lower chamber of the Legislature. During the speech, Poppy Bush broke down sobbing while recalling how Jeb... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film ShortsAnomalisa Re-opens Friday at AMC Grapevine Mills. Anomalisa (R) This stop-moti
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
Anomalisa Re-opens Friday at AMC Grapevine Mills. Anomalisa (R) This stop-motion animated movie is remarkable, even if its depressive brilliance remains a closed book to you. David Thewlis portrays a British expat and corporate consultant who... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film ShortsJane Got a Gun opens Friday. Jane Got a Gun (R) Natalie Portman stars in this
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
Jane Got a Gun opens Friday. Jane Got a Gun (R) Natalie Portman stars in this long-delayed Western as a woman trying to protect her husband (Noah Emmerich) from a vicious gang. Also with Joel Edgerton, Rodrigo Santoro, Boyd Holbrook, and Ewan... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film ShortsIp Man 3 opens Friday at AMC Grapevine Mills. Ip Man 3 (PG-13) Donnie Yen repr
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
Ip Man 3 opens Friday at AMC Grapevine Mills. Ip Man 3 (PG-13) Donnie Yen reprises his role as the kung fu master who tries to keep Hong Kong from being taken over by gangsters and crooked land developers. Also with Lynn Hung, Zhang Jin, Patrick... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film Shorts"Moonwalkers" opens Friday in Dallas Lamb (NR) Ross Partridge stars in his own
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
"Moonwalkers" opens Friday in Dallas Lamb (NR) Ross Partridge stars in his own adaptation of Bonnie Nadzam’s novel about a man who goes on a road trip with an unpopular 11-year-old girl (Oona Laurence) after his family disintegrates. Also with Jess... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in HistoryBy The Associated Press Published: February 2, 2016 11:00 AM Today is Tuesday,
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 6 days ago
By The Associated Press Published: February 2, 2016 11:00 AM Today is Tuesday, Feb. 2, the 33rd day of 2016. There are 333 days left in the year. This is Groundhog Day. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 2, 1914, Charles Chaplin... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Feb. 2, 2016Today is Tuesday, Feb. 2, the 33rd day of 2016. There are 333 days left in the
This day in history, Feb. 2, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Today is Tuesday, Feb. 2, the 33rd day of 2016. There are 333 days left in the year. This is Groundhog Day. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 2, 1914, Charles Chaplin made his movie debut as the comedy short "Making a Living" was released by... Read more
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International Business Times
Gemma Arterton 30th birthday: Her best performances including St. Trinian's, The Voices and more Gemma Arterton turns 30 on Tuesday (2 February) and we can't think of a better
Gemma Arterton 30th birthday: Her best performances including St. Trinian's, The Voices and more
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
Gemma Arterton turns 30 on Tuesday (2 February) and we can't think of a better way to celebrate her birthday than to watch one of, if not all of her best films. From the star-studded The Boat That Rocked to children's guilty pleasure St. Trinian's,... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryToday is Tuesday, Feb. 2, the 33rd day of 2016. There are 333 days left in the
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 6 days ago
Today is Tuesday, Feb. 2, the 33rd day of 2016. There are 333 days left in the year. This is Groundhog Day. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 2, 1914, Charles Chaplin made his movie debut as the comedy short "Making a Living" was released by... Read more
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Scotsman
Toby Jones on new film version of cult TV Dad’s ArmyHAVING added Captain Mainwaring to his growing legion of memorable characters,
Toby Jones on new film version of cult TV Dad’s Army
Scotsman / Posted 8 days ago
HAVING added Captain Mainwaring to his growing legion of memorable characters, Toby Jones reveals his battle of nerves with each new role, writes Janet Christie WE SIMPLY can’t get enough of Toby Jones. About to hit cinemas in the remake of Dad’s... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Besides Bowie, other celebrities who left strange final wishesDavid Bowie's wish to have his ashes scattered in a Buddhist ritual in Bali is
Besides Bowie, other celebrities who left strange final wishes
Khaleej Times / Posted 8 days ago
David Bowie's wish to have his ashes scattered in a Buddhist ritual in Bali is the latest in a series of distinctive provisions in celebrities' wills. Surprising specifics, and curiosity about them, go back at least as far as Shakespeare's bequest to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Beyond Bowie, other notables who left distinctive requests NEW YORK — David Bowie’s wish to have his ashes scattered in a Buddhist ritua
Beyond Bowie, other notables who left distinctive requests
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK — David Bowie’s wish to have his ashes scattered in a Buddhist ritual in Bali is the latest in a series of distinctive provisions in celebrities’ wills. Surprising specifics, and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Beyond Bowie, other notables who left distinctive requestsNEW YORK — David Bowie's wish to have his ashes scattered in a Buddhist ritual
Beyond Bowie, other notables who left distinctive requests
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK — David Bowie's wish to have his ashes scattered in a Buddhist ritual in Bali is the latest in a series of distinctive provisions in celebrities' wills. Surprising specifics, and curiosity about them, go back at least as far as Shakespeare's... Read more
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ABC News
Beyond Bowie, Other Notables Who Left Distinctive RequestsDavid Bowie's wish to have his ashes scattered in a Buddhist ritual in Bali is
Beyond Bowie, Other Notables Who Left Distinctive Requests
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
David Bowie's wish to have his ashes scattered in a Buddhist ritual in Bali is the latest in a series of distinctive provisions in celebrities' wills. Surprising specifics, and curiosity about them, go back at least as far as Shakespeare's bequest to... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Beyond Bowie, other notables who left distinctive requestsNEW YORK (AP) - David Bowie's wish to have his ashes scattered in a Buddhist ri
Beyond Bowie, other notables who left distinctive requests
The Record Searchlight / Posted 9 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - David Bowie's wish to have his ashes scattered in a Buddhist ritual in Bali is the latest in a series of distinctive provisions in celebrities' wills. Surprising specifics, and curiosity about them, go back at least as far as... Read more
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NZCity
Sir Ian McKellan says homophobia is as big a problem as racism in Hollywood. The 76-year-old actor is horrified that an openly gay actor has never won one
Sir Ian McKellan says homophobia is as big a problem as racism in Hollywood.
NZCity / Posted 10 days ago
The 76-year-old actor is horrified that an openly gay actor has never won one of the main acting prizes at the Academy Awards and openly questioned if it is due to... Read more
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Junkee
#OscarsSoStraight: Does Ian McKellen Have A Point About LGBT Actors Being Passed Over For Awards? This article was proudly commissioned by Universal Sony. While the internet
#OscarsSoStraight: Does Ian McKellen Have A Point About LGBT Actors Being Passed Over For Awards?
Junkee / Posted 11 days ago
This article was proudly commissioned by Universal Sony. While the internet has been at peak anger over #OscarsSoWhite and The Academy themselves have... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Ian McKellen: Why has no openly gay man ever won an Oscar?Ian McKellen, the veteran British actor who found global fame through the Lord
Ian McKellen: Why has no openly gay man ever won an Oscar?
Mail & Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
Ian McKellen, the veteran British actor who found global fame through the Lord of the Rings movies, has cautioned that homophobia is as much of an issue among Academy voters as racism. Commenting on Monday on the current row over the lack of... Read more
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Reality TV World
Ian McKellen says Oscars bias against gays tooADVERTISEMENT The Oscar nominated actor and co-founder of the LGBT rights organ
Ian McKellen says Oscars bias against gays too
Reality TV World / Posted 13 days ago
ADVERTISEMENT The Oscar nominated actor and co-founder of the LGBT rights organization Stonewall said there is a lack of diversity in Hollywood but it's not just exclusive to people of color. "No openly gay man has ever won the Oscar; I wonder if... Read more
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Evening Standard
Ian McKellen: Why has an openly gay man never won an Oscar?Sir Ian McKellen has given his take on the The British acting veteran admitted
Ian McKellen: Why has an openly gay man never won an Oscar?
Evening Standard / Posted 13 days ago
Sir Ian McKellen has given his take on the The British acting veteran admitted that he supported the ‘#OscarsSoWhite’ campaign but insisted that homophobia was just as much of an issue as racism. “No openly gay man has ever won the Oscar; I wonder... Read more
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iol.co.za
#OscarsBoycott: What about gay stars?Sir Ian McKellan says homophobia is as big a problem as racism in Hollywood. T
#OscarsBoycott: What about gay stars?
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
Sir Ian McKellan says homophobia is as big a problem as racism in Hollywood. The 76-year-old actor is horrified that an openly gay actor has never won one of the main acting prizes at the Academy Awards and openly questioned if it is due to... Read more
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AceShowbiz
Ian McKellen on Oscar's Lack of Diversity: Gay Actors Are Disregarded TooOne more actor has commented on the controversy over the lack of diversity at t
Ian McKellen on Oscar's Lack of Diversity: Gay Actors Are Disregarded Too
AceShowbiz / Posted 13 days ago
One more actor has commented on the controversy over the lack of diversity at the Oscars. Veteran actor Ian McKellen agreed that the Oscars had a serious diversity problem as it failed to put any actor of color in its nominations for the second year... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Sir Ian McKellan reveals homophobic Oscars secretSir Ian McKellan says the Oscars are not only racist, but homophobic. Photo / G
Sir Ian McKellan reveals homophobic Oscars secret
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Sir Ian McKellan says the Oscars are not only racist, but homophobic. Photo / Getty Sir Ian McKellan says homophobia is as big a problem as racism in Hollywood. The 76-year-old actor is horrified that an openly gay actor has never won one of the... Read more
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Gawker
Hey, What About All the Gay People Who Aren't Winning Oscars?Two-time Academy Awards nominee Ian McKellen has spoken out about the lack of d
Hey, What About All the Gay People Who Aren't Winning Oscars?
Gawker / Posted 13 days ago
Two-time Academy Awards nominee Ian McKellen has spoken out about the lack of diversity in the film industry, as it relates to being acknowledged by the Oscars (and landing the kind of roles that could yield gold-plated glory). “The fact that black... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sir Ian McKellen wades into the Academy Awards' diversity debate'No openly gay man has ever won the Oscar': Will Smith and his wife Jada are
Sir Ian McKellen wades into the Academy Awards' diversity debate
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
'No openly gay man has ever won the Oscar': Will Smith and his wife Jada are boycotting this year's Oscar in protest over the lack of diversity among nominees and now Ian McKellen has... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Rest in peace, David BowieColumnist Evana Bodiker I remember exactly where I was, what I was doing, and
Rest in peace, David Bowie
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 18 days ago
Columnist Evana Bodiker I remember exactly where I was, what I was doing, and how dumbfounded I felt when I heard the news that actor Philip Seymour Hoffman had died. I was sitting in the car on Super Bowl Sunday waiting for my dad while he grocery... Read more
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The Morning Call
U.S. losing war on drugsThe Morning Call reported that Thomas O'Brien Jr., 26, was found unresponsive i
U.S. losing war on drugs
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
The Morning Call reported that Thomas O'Brien Jr., 26, was found unresponsive in the bathroom of Follett Corp. in Forks Township and died days later due to acute heroin intoxication. Since he was gainfully employed and was described as a "hard worker... Read more
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The Hindu
#RIP: Grief of the TwitterattiOddly enough, beloved is a fitting adjective to describe the man who played Sev
#RIP: Grief of the Twitteratti
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
Oddly enough, beloved is a fitting adjective to describe the man who played Severus Snape with such conviction. And while we’re not even a month into 2016, we’ve lost two beloved heroes (and Englishmen, perhaps) to cancer — Alan Rickman and David... Read more
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International Business Times
Top 5 Netflix recommendations: Galaxy Quest, Fruitvale Station, Sherlock and more Regardless of whether Galaxy Quest is a good film or not (it undoubtedly is, so
Top 5 Netflix recommendations: Galaxy Quest, Fruitvale Station, Sherlock and more
International Business Times / Posted 24 days ago
Regardless of whether Galaxy Quest is a good film or not (it undoubtedly is, so don't worry), what better honour to the late Alan Rickman than making your way through his entire filmography? So we think you should start there. Arguably one of his... Read more
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International Business Times
Liam Hemsworth advises actors to keep 'ego aside' to become successful in Hollywood Liam Hemsworth has opened up about his career in Hollywood. The Hunger Games ac
Liam Hemsworth advises actors to keep 'ego aside' to become successful in Hollywood
International Business Times / Posted 28 days ago
Liam Hemsworth has opened up about his career in Hollywood. The Hunger Games actor said that one should keep their ego aside in the entertainment business. "I've been fortunate to work with so many talented individuals and true class acts, and I've... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Liam Hemsworth: 'Put your ego aside to last in Hollywood' Liam Hemsworth says he and his brothers Chris and Luke always support each ot
Liam Hemsworth: 'Put your ego aside to last in Hollywood'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
Liam Hemsworth says he and his brothers Chris and Luke always support each other's careers. Liam Hemsworth is adamant that putting your ego aside will lead to a long career in... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Our pick of what's showing on the big screenGo back to the future with Back to the Future, a Spike Lee classic and a Sponge
Our pick of what's showing on the big screen
Northern Daily Leader / Posted a month ago
Go back to the future with Back to the Future, a Spike Lee classic and a Spongebob tale among others. Spike Lee's provocative 1989 drama chronicles one hot day in a mostly African-American neighbourhood of Brooklyn, with simmering racial tensions... Read more
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The Young Witness
Our pick of what's showing on the big screenGo back to the future with Back to the Future, a Spike Lee classic and a Sponge
Our pick of what's showing on the big screen
The Young Witness / Posted a month ago
Go back to the future with Back to the Future, a Spike Lee classic and a Spongebob tale among others. Spike Lee's provocative 1989 drama chronicles one hot day in a mostly African-American neighbourhood of Brooklyn, with simmering racial tensions... Read more
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Western Advocate
Our pick of what's showing on the big screenGo back to the future with Back to the Future, a Spike Lee classic and a Sponge
Our pick of what's showing on the big screen
Western Advocate / Posted a month ago
Go back to the future with Back to the Future, a Spike Lee classic and a Spongebob tale among others. Spike Lee's provocative 1989 drama chronicles one hot day in a mostly African-American neighbourhood of Brooklyn, with simmering racial tensions... Read more
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The North West Star
Our pick of what's showing on the big screenGo back to the future with Back to the Future, a Spike Lee classic and a Sponge
Our pick of what's showing on the big screen
The North West Star / Posted a month ago
Go back to the future with Back to the Future, a Spike Lee classic and a Spongebob tale among others. Spike Lee's provocative 1989 drama chronicles one hot day in a mostly African-American neighbourhood of Brooklyn, with simmering racial tensions... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Our pick of what's showing on the big screenGo back to the future with Back to the Future, a Spike Lee classic and a Sponge
Our pick of what's showing on the big screen
Daily Liberal / Posted a month ago
Go back to the future with Back to the Future, a Spike Lee classic and a Spongebob tale among others. Spike Lee's provocative 1989 drama chronicles one hot day in a mostly African-American neighbourhood of Brooklyn, with simmering racial tensions... Read more
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