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The Oakdale Leader
Filmmakers often have an urge to remake classic moviesan afterthought to the original TV series. The second was “A Guy Named Joe,” a
Filmmakers often have an urge to remake classic movies
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 5 days ago
an afterthought to the original TV series. The second was “A Guy Named Joe,” a World War II fantasy about a bomber pilot (Spencer Tracy) who crashes into the ocean and dies and then is given a heavenly mission to ostensibly guide another pilot... Read more
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The Verge
Café Society is the latest fancified peek deep into Woody Allen’s idHollywood glamour that’s much more suggested than seen. Many names are dropped
Café Society is the latest fancified peek deep into Woody Allen’s id
The Verge / Posted 6 days ago
Hollywood glamour that’s much more suggested than seen. Many names are dropped — Ginger Rogers, Howard Hawks, Joel McCrea, Spencer Tracy — but unlike in Allen’s ode to the literary scene of the 1920s, Midnight In Paris, no one attempts to play them... Read more
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Salon.com
Newt vs. The Constitution: His unhinged idea to screen Muslims should surprise no onein 1994, to ship welfare children off to orphanages, where Gingrich seemed to t
Newt vs. The Constitution: His unhinged idea to screen Muslims should surprise no one
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
in 1994, to ship welfare children off to orphanages, where Gingrich seemed to think everything was in black and white and Spencer Tracy would lead the musical numbers. So it was unsurprising to hear Gingrich on Friday double down on the obviously... Read more
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Canberra Times
The ever-shapely Canberra TimesStarlight Drive-In the next popular "Ranch Night" was to be MGM's Broken Lance,
The ever-shapely Canberra Times
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
Starlight Drive-In the next popular "Ranch Night" was to be MGM's Broken Lance, starring those legendary chap-wearing chaps Spencer Tracy and Richard Widmark. Other news included proprietor A.T. Shakespeare's front page announcement that "Today,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
What Do Contested Conventions Look Like? Ask Hollywood And Sinclair Lewiswhere an anti-communist newspaper owner (Angela Lansbury) tries to deadlock a c
What Do Contested Conventions Look Like? Ask Hollywood And Sinclair Lewis
KERA North Texas / Posted 11 days ago
where an anti-communist newspaper owner (Angela Lansbury) tries to deadlock a convention to win her married boyfriend (Spencer Tracy) the candidacy. One thing you learn from movies featuring political conventions: Angela Lansbury should not be... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Hollywood Flashback: In 1957, Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy Bickered Over a Giant Computerbrain" causing fear and havoc after it's introduced into a TV network's researc
Hollywood Flashback: In 1957, Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy Bickered Over a Giant Computer
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
brain" causing fear and havoc after it's introduced into a TV network's research library. This was the eighth film Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn made together. (Hepburn would go public with their 26-year offscreen love affair three... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Tom Hanks turns 60: 10 of the Oscar-winning actor's best filmsReleased in 1994, this Oscar-winning picture secured Tom his second Academy Awa
Tom Hanks turns 60: 10 of the Oscar-winning actor's best films
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
Released in 1994, this Oscar-winning picture secured Tom his second Academy Award. It also made him the first actor since Spencer Tracy in the 1930s to win back-to-back best actor Oscars. Forrest Gump is the story of an Alabama native who goes... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Anton Yelchin and 13 Other Memorable Posthumous Movie PerformancesWhile Tony plays, Marv gets played, as Gandolfini portrays him as a quivering,
Anton Yelchin and 13 Other Memorable Posthumous Movie Performances
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
While Tony plays, Marv gets played, as Gandolfini portrays him as a quivering, nervous wreck. Along with Laurence Olivier, Spencer Tracy holds the record for most Best Actor Oscar nominations, with the ninth and final nomination coming for a film... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Italian film comic Bud Spencer dies at 86he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer — the first name inspired by a beer and t
Italian film comic Bud Spencer dies at 86
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 27 days ago
he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer — the first name inspired by a beer and the last to honour his favourite star, Spencer Tracy. Culture minister Dario Franceschini said Spencer “knew how to entertain entire generations.” Rome’s City Hall... Read more
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The Hindu
Italian film actor Bud Spencer is deadhe adopted the stage name Bud Spencer — the first name inspired by a beer and t
Italian film actor Bud Spencer is dead
The Hindu / Posted 27 days ago
he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer — the first name inspired by a beer and the last to honour his favourite star, Spencer Tracy. In his youth, Spencer was an athlete, becoming the first Italian to swim the 100-meter freestyle in under a... Read more
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asianage
Bud Spencer, star of spaghetti Westerns, dies at 86decided to change their names — and the name he chose, Bud Spencer, was a tribu
Bud Spencer, star of spaghetti Westerns, dies at 86
asianage / Posted 27 days ago
decided to change their names — and the name he chose, Bud Spencer, was a tribute to his favourite beer and American actor Spencer Tracy. With They call me Trinity, he and Hill sprung to international fame, with Spencer playing a friendly giant of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer — the first name inspired by a beer and t
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 28 days ago
he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer — the first name inspired by a beer and the last to honor his favorite star, Spencer Tracy. Culture minister Dario Franceschini said Spencer "knew how to entertain entire generations." Rome's City Hall... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and t
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 28 days ago
he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and the last to honor his favorite star, Spencer Tracy. Culture minister Dario Franceschini said Spencer "knew how to entertain entire generations." Rome's City Hall... Read more
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Daily Herald
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and t
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86
Daily Herald / Posted 28 days ago
he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and the last to honor his favorite star, Spencer Tracy. Culture minister Dario Franceschini said Spencer "knew how to entertain entire generations." Rome's City Hall... Read more
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New Kerala
Famed 'Trinity' movies' bulky bruiser bids adieu (Tribute) - newkerala.com #83036who had by then changed his name (which now signalled his taste for Budweiser b
Famed 'Trinity' movies' bulky bruiser bids adieu (Tribute) - newkerala.com #83036
New Kerala / Posted 28 days ago
who had by then changed his name (which now signalled his taste for Budweiser beer and admiration for Hollywood star Spencer Tracy as well marking his humour - such a hulking man called 'Bud') recalls, for the first film, "a young man named... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and t
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 28 days ago
he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and the last to honor his favorite star, Spencer Tracy. Culture minister Dario Franceschini said Spencer "knew how to entertain entire generations." Rome's City Hall... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and t
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86
KXXV Waco / Posted 28 days ago
he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and the last to honor his favorite star, Spencer Tracy. Culture minister Dario Franceschini said Spencer "knew how to entertain entire generations." Rome's City Hall... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and t
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 28 days ago
he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and the last to honor his favorite star, Spencer Tracy. Culture minister Dario Franceschini said Spencer "knew how to entertain entire generations." Rome's City Hall... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and t
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 28 days ago
he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and the last to honor his favorite star, Spencer Tracy. Culture minister Dario Franceschini said Spencer "knew how to entertain entire generations." Rome's City Hall... Read more
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Boston Herald
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer — the first name inspired by a beer and t
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86
Boston Herald / Posted 28 days ago
he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer — the first name inspired by a beer and the last to honor his favorite star, Spencer Tracy. Culture minister Dario Franceschini said Spencer "knew how to entertain entire generations." Rome's City Hall... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and t
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 28 days ago
he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and the last to honor his favorite star, Spencer Tracy. Culture minister Dario Franceschini said Spencer "knew how to entertain entire generations." Rome's City Hall... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and t
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86
WSMV Nashville / Posted 28 days ago
he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and the last to honor his favorite star, Spencer Tracy. Culture minister Dario Franceschini said Spencer "knew how to entertain entire generations." Rome's City Hall... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and t
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 28 days ago
he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer - the first name inspired by a beer and the last to honor his favorite star, Spencer Tracy. Culture minister Dario Franceschini said Spencer "knew how to entertain entire generations." In his youth,... Read more
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International Business Times
Bud Spencer dead: Much-loved spaghetti western star dies at 86 names in order to appeal an international audience. Pedersoli changed his name
Bud Spencer dead: Much-loved spaghetti western star dies at 86
International Business Times / Posted 28 days ago
names in order to appeal an international audience. Pedersoli changed his name into Bud Spencer (in homage the actor Spencer Tracy and Budweiser beer, advertised in Italy as Bud), while Girotti picked the name Terence Hill. The pair worked... Read more
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Salon.com
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the ‘good giant,’ dies at 86he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer — the first name inspired by a beer and t
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the ‘good giant,’ dies at 86
Salon.com / Posted 28 days ago
he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer — the first name inspired by a beer and the last to honor his favorite star, Spencer Tracy. Spencer’s movies delighted much of the public, but critical acclaim eluded him, Italian state radio said... Read more
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CTV News
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer -- the first name inspired by a beer and
Italian film comic Bud Spencer, the 'good giant,' dies at 86
CTV News / Posted 28 days ago
he adopted the stage name Bud Spencer -- the first name inspired by a beer and the last to honour his favourite star, Spencer Tracy. Spencer's movies delighted much of the public, but critical acclaim eluded him, Italian state radio said... Read more
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New Kerala
Italian actor Bud Spencer dies at 86 - newkerala.com #82903name was Carlo Pedersoli, chose the name Bud Spencer after his favourite brand
Italian actor Bud Spencer dies at 86 - newkerala.com #82903
New Kerala / Posted 28 days ago
name was Carlo Pedersoli, chose the name Bud Spencer after his favourite brand of beer, Budweiser, and for American actor Spencer Tracy. He grew to become a star of Spaghetti Westerns -- western films primarily produced and directed by Italian... Read more
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iol.co.za
Italian actor Bud Spencer diesdecided to change their names - and the name he chose, Bud Spencer, was a tribu
Italian actor Bud Spencer dies
iol.co.za / Posted 28 days ago
decided to change their names - and the name he chose, Bud Spencer, was a tribute to his favourite beer and American actor Spencer Tracy. With “They call me Trinity”, he and Hill sprung to international fame, with Spencer playing a friendly giant... Read more
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Variety
Bud Spencer, Italian Spaghetti Westerns Star, Dead at 86his acting career was starting to take off, Pedersoli had changed his name to B
Bud Spencer, Italian Spaghetti Westerns Star, Dead at 86
Variety / Posted 28 days ago
his acting career was starting to take off, Pedersoli had changed his name to Bud Spencer as a homage to Budweiser beer and Spencer Tracy. He also reportedly thought it was ironic to call himself Bud despite his Herculean physique which made him... Read more
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Variety
Bud Spencer, Italian Spaghetti Westerns Star, Dead at 86his acting career was starting to take off, Pedersoli had changed his name to B
Bud Spencer, Italian Spaghetti Westerns Star, Dead at 86
Variety / Posted 28 days ago
his acting career was starting to take off, Pedersoli had changed his name to Bud Spencer as a homage to Budweiser beer and Spencer Tracy. He also reportedly thought it was ironic to call himself Bud despite his Herculean physique which made him... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Bud Spencer, Italian Spaghetti Western Star, Dies at 86real name Carlo Pedersoli, chose the name Bud Spencer after his favorite brand
Bud Spencer, Italian Spaghetti Western Star, Dies at 86
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 28 days ago
real name Carlo Pedersoli, chose the name Bud Spencer after his favorite brand of beer, Budweiser, and for American actor Spencer Tracy. Director Giuseppe Colizzi was an admirer of the then 38-year-old swim champion when he recruited him to star... Read more
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DW
Italian actor Bud Spencer dead at 86 |this point he changed his name to Bud Spencer, a tribute to his favorite US bee
Italian actor Bud Spencer dead at 86 |
DW / Posted 28 days ago
this point he changed his name to Bud Spencer, a tribute to his favorite US beer brand "Budweiser" and the American actor Spencer Tracy. Starring opposite fellow Italian actor Terence Hill (Mario Girotti), Spencer rose to acclaim in the 1970... Read more
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