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1 hr ago | Examiner.com

Olga Kurylenko cozies up to an ex-Bond in 'November Man'

Olga Kurylenko played a Bond girl opposite Daniel Craig in "Quantum of Solace." The Ukraine-born former model now stars opposite former James Bond portrayer Pierce Brosnan in " The November Man ."

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Related Topix: Quantum of Solace, Olga Kurylenko, Daniel Craig, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, No Way Out, Pierce, ID

5 hrs ago | DreadCentrol.com

See the I, Frankenstein Effects that Never Were

One of I, Frankenstein 's biggest sins was that the creature effects, especially with regard to Frankenstein's monster, were pretty run of the mill.

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Related Topix: Underworld, Horror Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Underworld: Rise of the Lycans, Bill Nighy, Chuck, Comedy, Reality TV, Entertainment, Drama, Television, A Good Day to Die Hard

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Examiner.com

Films of Stanley Kubrick Comes to BAM/PFA

The films of one of the most influential and perhaps controversial film directors, is coming to the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive this Thursday.

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Related Topix: Thriller, Mystery Movies, Eyes Wide Shut, Drama Movies, Spartacus, Short, History Movies, War Movies, Biography Movies, Action Movies, Horror Movies, The Shining, Comedy Movies, Lolita, A Clockwork Orange, Crime Movies, The Killing, Science Fiction Movies

Examiner.com

The Best of 2007: 'Live Free or Die Hard'

The Unrated Version is the prefered cut and the one this author is primarily reviewing.

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Related Topix: Best of 2007, Underworld, Horror Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Bruce Willis, Timothy Olyphant

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Chicago Reader

Weekly Top Five: The best of film noir

Noir City, the Music Box's annual series of rare and nearly impossible-to-find film noir, is in full sway.

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, The Big Heat, Drama Movies, Thriller, M, Chicago, IL

Collider

Director Roger Donaldson Talks the November Man, Reuniting with...

Now playing in theaters is director Roger Donaldson's action thriller The November Man .

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, No Way Out, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Celebrities, Will Patton

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Hispanic Business

One of the great screen presences remembered: 50 years after Peter...

Many believe that all of the 80-odd movies featuring Peter Lorre are worth seeing, if only for his presence.

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Related Topix: Peter Sellers, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, M, The Maltese Falcon, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Mystery Movies, Action Movies, Silk Stockings, Musical Movies, Peter Lorre

RecordNET

Stockton get rubbed out of 'The Maltese Falcon'

It was long believed that “The Maltese Falcon” , perhaps the greatest hard-boiled detective novel, contains a character based on a Stockton crook.

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Related Topix: Stockton, CA, The Maltese Falcon, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Vocal, Celebrities, Humphrey Bogart, Fresno, CA

I4U Future Technology News

Kate Beckinsale featuring in 'The Disappointments Room'

Kate Beckinsale will be joined by Lucas Till, whom we all know for his role of Havok in the recent X-Men movies, Relativity Studios thriller The Disappointments Room.

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Related Topix: Underworld, Horror Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Kate Beckinsale, Wentworth Miller

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Herald Gazette

Bacall and Bogart remembered

Friends of the Thomaston Public Library presents its Friday Night Film Series with weekly screenings at the summer time of 7 p.m. in the community room of Thomaston Public Library in the Thomaston Academy Building, 60 Main St./Route 1. The series will begin Sept.

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Related Topix: Humphrey Bogart, Celebrities, Crime Movies, The Big Sleep, Thriller, Mystery Movies

ContactMusic.com

'The November Man' Is Nothing More Than An August Dud

The November Man ? Pfffft - Roger Donaldson's latest movie deserves to be nowhere near the penultimate month of the year, packed full of Oscar-bait and genuine quality.

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Related Topix: No Way Out, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies

Publishers' Weekly

10 Best Patricia Highsmith Books

With the release of the new movie, The Two Faces of January, based on Highsmith's novel, we asked Schenkar to rank the best of the author's books.

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Related Topix: Patricia Highsmith, Vocal, Thriller, Strangers on a Train, Crime Movies, Drama Movies

The Oregonian

The late, great Lauren Bacall holds it together in 'Key Largo': Indie & art house films

Lauren Bacall shares the screen with her greatest love, Humphrey Bogart, as two people in trouble in John Huston's thriller "Key Largo."

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Related Topix: Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Key Largo, Arts, Cinema, Celebrities, Key Largo, FL, Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Movies, Entertainment

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Washington Times

Movie Review: 'The November Man'

He follows a trail of muddled clues, ends up in an action sequence, and then, when it's all over, he sits down for a drink.

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Related Topix: Thriller, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, No Way Out

The Globe and Mail

Nine great movie car chases

With the summer movie scene coming to a close, here's an arbitrary guide to the greatest car chase sequences in film history: High Sierra : This film marked Humphrey Bogart's debut as a leading man opposite Ida Lupino in this Raoul Walsh film-noir classic.

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Related Topix: High Sierra, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Humphrey Bogart, Ida Lupino, Action Movies, Bullitt, Steve McQueen

Movies.com

Movie News: 'Underworld' Rebooting; Charlie Hunnam Will Be Guy...

Underworld : After four installments, it's time for a reboot of the Underworld series.

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Related Topix: Pacific Rim, Underworld, Horror Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Sons of Anarchy, Entertainment, Television, Charlie Hunnam, Kate Beckinsale

Dallas Observer

13 Awesome Things to Do in Dallas This Weekend, August 28- September 1

Six by Hitch Lonestar Film Society pays tribute to one of film's master directors all weekend by screening six of his best films at The Modern in Fort Worth.

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Related Topix: Dallas, TX, Fort Worth, TX, Blackmail, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Vocal, Alfred Hitchcock

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Katie Holmes' career is up and down - but don't blame Tom

"NOBODY GETS justice. People only get good luck or bad luck." - Orson Welles Katie Holmes is an excellent actress and a mighty attractive woman.

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Related Topix: Wedding, All About Eve, Drama Movies, Thriller, Leave Her to Heaven, Gene Tierney, Jeanne Crain

BroadwayWorld.com

Musical Theatre Guild to Open 19th Season with Sweet Smell of Success, 9/14

Musical Theatre Guild , the winner of the Los Angeles Drama Critic's Circle Margaret Harford Award for sustained excellence in the theatre, will open their 2014-2015 season with the multiple Tony Award nominated musical SWEET SMELL OF SUCCESS.

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Related Topix: Sweet Smell of Success, Drama Movies, Los Angeles, CA, Santa Monica, CA, Celebrities, Burt Lancaster

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Cinema Blend News

The Underworld Franchise Is Being Rebooted

Similar to Screen Gems' other major franchise, Resident Evil , the Underworld movies were always far more successful internationally than there were here in the United States.

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Related Topix: Underworld, Horror Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, NameIess, Evil, Video Games, Underworld: Awakening, Kate Beckinsale

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