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Oregon Daily Emerald
Netflix: What’s coming and going this Octoberpart of the first season, also returning on Oct. 7. Christopher Guest, known f
Netflix: What’s coming and going this October
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 22 hours ago
part of the first season, also returning on Oct. 7. Christopher Guest, known for his hilarious mockumentaries such as This Is Spinal Tap, Waiting for Huffman, and Best in Show, has a new movie about sports mascots (aptly titled Mascots) coming... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
September 30 celebrity birthdaysas Fran Fine on the CBS sitcom The Nanny. That show ran from 1993 to 1999. She'
September 30 celebrity birthdays
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
as Fran Fine on the CBS sitcom The Nanny. That show ran from 1993 to 1999. She's also been in a couple of movies including This is Spinal Tap and The Beautician and the Beast. Fran Drescher is 59 today. Here's the story of a man named Brady. He... Read more
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/Film
The Best Movies Coming to Netflix in October 2016Woods and Chris O’Dowd. If you need any more convincing than watching a new mov
The Best Movies Coming to Netflix in October 2016
/Film / Posted 4 days ago
Woods and Chris O’Dowd. If you need any more convincing than watching a new movie from the director of Best in Show and This Is Spinal Tap, go watch the trailer right now.Kung Fu Panda 3 Does anyone else think this animated franchise is sorely... Read more
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Billboard
The Best Musical Guests on 'The Simpsons'“Love Goes On,” was enough to reunite the temporarily estranged pair. That’s th
The Best Musical Guests on 'The Simpsons'
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
“Love Goes On,” was enough to reunite the temporarily estranged pair. That’s the power of Weird Al. The Simpsons and This is Spinal Tap! are two of the most influential pieces of musical comedy in pop culture history, so it made sense that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Race issues, election give relevance to 'LBJ' biopic - directorcivil rights legislation. Reiner, who has directed films as diverse as legal d
Race issues, election give relevance to 'LBJ' biopic - director
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
civil rights legislation. Reiner, who has directed films as diverse as legal drama "A Few Good Men" and the comedy "This Is Spinal Tap", said he was struck by how the issues of race at the center of "LBJ" are very much present in the U.S.... Read more
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AdWeek
This Agency Created a Fake '90s Boy Band to Protest North Carolina's Bathroom Lawfall to make sure this doesn't happen again." The key reference point for this
This Agency Created a Fake '90s Boy Band to Protest North Carolina's Bathroom Law
AdWeek / Posted 16 days ago
fall to make sure this doesn't happen again." The key reference point for this campaign may be 1984's satirical linchpin This Is Spinal Tap. For example, here is "Hit Me," a "smash hit" that sounds every bit like it could have been released in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Fred Armisen on the Chicago band that influenced 'Documentary Now!'documentary a few years ago) but also other films including the music doc “Anvi
Fred Armisen on the Chicago band that influenced 'Documentary Now!'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
documentary a few years ago) but also other films including the music doc “Anvil: The Story of Anvil” and the mockumentary “This Is Spinal Tap.” What few people know is that a little-known Chicago band was at least part of the inspiration as well.... Read more
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Variety
Toronto Film Review: ‘Mascots’saying that it’s the greatest comedy of the last 20 years. It was the first of
Toronto Film Review: ‘Mascots’
Variety / Posted 20 days ago
saying that it’s the greatest comedy of the last 20 years. It was the first of Guest’s mockumentaries (unless you count “This Is Spinal Tap,” the Rob Reiner classic I have long considered Guest to be the unofficial co-creator of), and you might... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Q&A: Christopher Guest on 'Mascots,' shoelaces and the high stakes of the lower echelonstake the form of documentaries and feature improvised dialogue to give them a h
Q&A: Christopher Guest on 'Mascots,' shoelaces and the high stakes of the lower echelons
Los Angeles Times / Posted 21 days ago
take the form of documentaries and feature improvised dialogue to give them a hybrid, high-wire energy. From his work in “This Is Spinal Tap,” directed by Rob Reiner, to the films Guest has made on his own, including “Waiting for Guffman” and “A... Read more
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USA Today
TIFF: 5 things we learned about Christopher Guestsummer, many a critic (including USA TODAY'S Brian Truitt) noted the Lonely Isl
TIFF: 5 things we learned about Christopher Guest
USA Today / Posted 21 days ago
summer, many a critic (including USA TODAY'S Brian Truitt) noted the Lonely Island’s nods to Guest’s seminal 1984 comedy, This is Spinal Tap (which Rob Reiner directed). Bring Popstar up to Guest, and he looks bewildered. “I don’t know what that... Read more
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Variety
Christopher Guest on Returning to the Big Screen After 10 Years With ‘Mascots’the vest in person. The actor/musician/filmmaker best known in front of the cam
Christopher Guest on Returning to the Big Screen After 10 Years With ‘Mascots’
Variety / Posted 23 days ago
the vest in person. The actor/musician/filmmaker best known in front of the camera as brash lead guitarist Nigel Tufnel in “This Is Spinal Tap” and flamboyant theater director Corky St. Clair in “Waiting for Guffman” is, in real life, a soft-spoken... Read more
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Variety
‘Mascots’: Watch the First Trailer for Christopher Guest’s New Mockumentary [VIDEO]for “Mascots” last year through a flyer for a mascot competition. Guest has doz
‘Mascots’: Watch the First Trailer for Christopher Guest’s New Mockumentary [VIDEO]
Variety / Posted 29 days ago
for “Mascots” last year through a flyer for a mascot competition. Guest has dozens of film credits but is best known for acting in and writing mockumentaries dating back to Rob Reiner’s seminal 1984 comedy “This Is Spinal Ta... Read more
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