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Michigan Theater announces Summer Classics After Dark series

A 30th anniversary restoration of Jonathan Demme's classic Talking Heads concert film, "Stop Making Sense," will kick off the Summer Classic After Dark series at the Michigan Theater on Thursday, July 31. A 30th anniversary restoration of Jonathan Demme's classic Talking Heads concert film "Stop Making Sense" will be the inaugural movie in the ... (more)


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Talking Heads, Pop/Rock, Drama Movies, The Man Who Fell to Earth, Science Fiction Movies, Comedy Movies, David Bowie, Entertainment

12 hrs ago | Teddington People

updated After last year's successful screening of...

After last year's successful screening of Batman Begins, The Nomad Cinema returns to Bushy Park with two screenings of classic 80s films - The Labyrinth and E.T. The Nomad Cinema returns to Bushy Park later this month with two classic 80s films.


Related Topix: Family, Labyrinth, Adventure, Musical Movies, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, David Bowie

Mon Jul 21, 2014

July 29, 2014 DVD, Blu-ray and 3D: 'Noah', Russell Crowe builds legendary ark

From visionary director Darren Aronofsky comes the stunning and unforgettable biblical epic Noah , which he co-wrote, directed and co-produced.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Anthony Hopkins


Basement Jaxx Invent a 'Twerkbot 1.0' in 'Never Say Never' Video

Basement Jaxx's latest music video for their recent single "Never Say Never" opens on scientists working in an E.T. -like closed environment.


Related Topix: Dance, Basement Jaxx, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Music, Entertainment

Site-Specific Production of PROOF to Open 8/21 at Sycamore Hill

A production of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play Proof, by David Auburn , will open Thursday, August 21 for a four-performance run at Sycamore Hill, the home of Drs.


Related Topix: Proof, Drama Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Pottstown, PA, Theater, Arts, Chester County, PA


Anthony Hopkins to star in re-make of sci-fi movie Westworld

The Hollywood actor is said to have been offered the role of Dr Ford in the new version of the '70s classic Hollywood veteran Sir Anthony Hopkins is being lined up for a leading role in a re-make of the classic 1970s sci-fi movie Westworld about a cowboy theme park in which rebellious robots start attacking the guests.


Related Topix: Thriller, Westworld, Western, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Comedy Movies, Anthony Hopkins, Drama Movies, Neath and Port Talbot County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom, Yul Brynner, Mystery Movies, The Andromeda Strain

Thu Jul 17, 2014


Over 100 rare Oasis photographs to be displayed at 'Definitely Maybe' celebration in London

An exhibition of over 100 Oasis photographs from the band's original roadie is to go on display for one night only in London next month.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Oasis, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies

David Bowie Confirms New Music Will Be Released 'Soon' [News]

David Bowie has confirmed that he is working on new music, saying it will be released "soon," NME reports.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Pop/Rock, David Bowie, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Jason Mraz 'The Five Boroughs Tour' to Hit Venues Across NYC This September

Atlantic recording artist Jason Mraz has announced a special New York City residency in celebration of his long awaited new album.


Related Topix: Jason Mraz, Pop/Rock, The Bronx, NY, New York, NY, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, David Bowie, Brooklyn College, City University of New York

The Age

Who has the best ever guitar riff?

INXS, AC/DC and Jet have made a long list of the greatest guitar riffs of all time, but can they beat the likes of Led Zeppelin, the Rolling Stones, Blur, the Clash and Nirvana? In a web poll bound to get music fans around the world passionately arguing for the next 10 days, British radio station BBC 2 has given its web users a long list of 100 ... (more)


Related Topix: Dance, Inxs, Pop/Rock, Ac/DC, The Clash, Punk, Nirvana, Grunge, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Rick Faugno Joins the Cast of Revolution in the Elbow of Ragnar Agnarsson Furniture Painter

Rick Faugno has joined the cast of the world premiere of REVOLUTION IN THE ELBOW OF RAGNAR AGNARSSON FURNITURE PAINTER, a new musical with book, music & lyrics by var Pll Jnsson, based on a story by var and Gunnlaugur Jnsson.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Las Vegas, NV, Theater, Jersey Boys, Mary Poppins, Family, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Easy-Listening, Julie Andrews

Glam rock Shakespeare comes to Dublin Castle

Cast members of Game of Thrones , Pure Mule and Moone Boy will perform in a new 'glam rock' production of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream in Dublin Castle featuring a David Bowie and T-Rex soundtrack.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Pop/Rock, David Bowie

Mon Jul 14, 2014

I4U Future Technology News

Take A Tour of David Bowie

Starting this September, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago will exclusively host a traveling artifact exhibit surrounding English music innovator David Bowie.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, David Bowie

Evening Times

Webheading - Attach to Story

From the music to the clothes, a celebration of the culture of dressing up and going out - and its particular place in the lifestyle of Glaswegians - takes centre stage at the Merchant City Festival.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, The Man Who Fell to Earth, Comedy Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, David Bowie

Mon Jul 07, 2014


Peter Capaldi stars in second 'Doctor Who' teaser - watch - TV News

Pete Capaldi makes a brief appearance in the second teaser trailer for the new series of Doctor Who .


Related Topix: Doctor Who, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, Peter Capaldi, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Slash has found some rock and roll peace and contentment

Former Guns 'n' Roses guitarist Slash poses for a portrait as he promotes new film company, and his appearance at Fan Expo Canada in Toronto, Friday August 23, 2013.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Pop/Rock, Guns N' Roses, Velvet Revolver

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Daily Mail

Josh Hartnett and Tamsin Egerton keep the romance alive as they...

Pictured: The top lawyers' son, 12, who was shot dead with gun he smuggled into scout camp as his father slept in tent nearby Father ran from car wreck leaving his seriously injured children behind - now his 14-year-old daughter may never walk again Fears for pregnant army wife missing in 'suspicious circumstances' after she set out to visit ... (more)


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Tamsin Egerton, Josh Hartnett, Italy, World News,

Radio Times

Peter Capaldi's Doctor Who look inspired by David Bowie

Peter Capaldi's Doctor Who costume was revealed right back at the beginning of the year, but it seems we missed something the David Bowie influence.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, David Bowie

Watch! Nile Rodgers' new song Do What You Wanna Do

The song was recorded last summer in Ibiza and Rolling Stone reports that it was auctioned off by Rodgers to raise money for his We Are Family Foundation.


Related Topix: Nile Rodgers, Funk, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Disco, Chic

Mon Jun 30, 2014


Twelfth Doctor will be a Space Oddity indeed

EVERY new Doctor Who puts a unique spin on the character and Peter Capaldi is no exception.


Related Topix: Science Fiction TV, Doctor Who, Entertainment, Television, Drama Movies, Science Fiction Movies, The Thick of It, Peter Capaldi, Comedy Movies, The Man Who Fell to Earth


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Starring Josh Hartnett and Rip Torn

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