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4 hrs ago | 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

7 hrs ago | 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

ContactMusic.com

Vincent Kartheiser Cast In Garry Marshall's Off-broadway Comedy

Mad Men star Vincent Kartheiser is set to make his New York stage debut in director Garry Marshall 's production of Billy & Ray .

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Related Topix: Vincent Kartheiser, Thriller, Double Indemnity, Crime Movies, Drama Movies

BroadwayWorld.com

Tony Winner to Join 2014's 'Best Musical' a Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

It was announced today that Tony Award-winner Carole Shelley will join the cast of A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder, which won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Musical.

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Related Topix: The Odd Couple, Comedy Movies, Comedy, Drama Movies, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Robin Hood, Animation Movies, The Aristocats, Thriller, History Movies, Quiz Show, Bewitched, Family, Action Movies, Adventure, Musical Movies

PanArmenian Network

'L.A. Confidential' author writing remake of classic noir 'Laura'

PanARMENIAN.Net - James Ellroy, the two-fisted author behind such crime novels as L.A. Confidential and Black Dahlia, is making a rare foray into film, The Hollywood Reporter said.

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Laura, Mystery Movies, L.A. Confidential, Thriller, End of Watch, Rampart

Town Topics

The November Man: It's Spy vs. Spy in a Labyrinthine Espionage Thriller

DIDN'T YOUR MOTHER EVER TEACH YOU TO KNOCK?: The head of a CIA team of assassins David Mason makes a dramatic entrance into a room as he chases down the person he has been assigned to kill.

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

Seattle Times

‘The November Man’: Plot holes riddle generic spy thriller

'The November Man,' with Pierce Brosnan, Luke Bracey, Olga Kurylenko, Bill Smitrovich.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Pierce Brosnan, Drama Movies, No Way Out, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Entertainment

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Examiner.com

Chicago becomes a Noir City this weekend thanks to post WW II film festival

Donald Richie discusses with Tom Luddy the career of Akira Kurosawa who stud out in Japanese "collective" culture as an individualist, to the extent that it had affected his career negatively and was not supported in Japan.

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Related Topix: Chicago, IL, Too Late for Tears, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies

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James Ellroy Scipting Remake of Noir Classic 'Laura'

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Laura, Mystery Movies, Email Spam

Examiner.com

24-hour marathon of Lauren Bacall films on TCM in September

A look back at the life of Lauren Bacall - the cool, sultry-voiced icon of Hollywood's golden age of cinema who died at age 89. WSJ's Mark Kelly reports.

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Related Topix: Sex and the Single Girl, Crime Movies, The Big Sleep, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, Dark Passage, Key Largo, How to Marry a Millionaire, Harper

Broadway

Mad Men's Vincent Kartheiser & Broadway Vet Larry Pine Will Star in...

Mad Men star Vincent Kartheiser and Broadway vet Larry Pine will play Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler, respectively, in the previously announced New York premiere of Billy & Ray .

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Related Topix: Vincent Kartheiser, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller, Double Indemnity

BroadwayWorld.com

Mad Men and Casa Valentina Stars to Lead Vineyard's Billy & Ray; Design Team Set

"Mad Men" star Vincent Kartheiser and Broadway's Larry Pine will play Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler , respectively, in BILLY & RAY, Mike Bencivenga's new play -- directed by the legendary director/writer/producer Garry Marshall -- being given its NY premiere this fall at the Vineyard Theatre , with previews scheduled to begin October 1 prior to ... (more)

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Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Mad Men, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Alpha Dog, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller, Double Indemnity, Vincent Kartheiser

Canada.com

Movie review: The November Man works as thrilling filler

The November Man Three stars out of five Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Olga Kurylenko, Will Patton, Luke Bracey Directed by: Roger Donaldson Running time: 108 minutes The prevailing wisdom suggests there is more value in teaching an old dog a new trick, but if that old dog is really good at the old trick, does it really matter? Watching Pierce Brosnan ... (more)

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Action Movies, Dante's Peak, Adventure, Thriller, Mystery Movies, No Way Out, Celebrities, Pierce Brosnan

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