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Tuesday Aug 26 |

'This Is Spinal Tap' gets anniversary screening at New York Film Festival

The 2014 New York Film Festival will present a special screening of "This Is Spinal Tap" in celebration of the film's 30th anniversary, with writer-star Christopher Guest on board to appear at the event.


Related Topix: Christopher Guest, This Is Spinal Tap, Comedy Movies, Music!, Michael McKean, Harry Shearer, Adventure, Movies, Entertainment

Tuesday Aug 26 | Cinema Blend News

Watch The Princess Bride Re-Imagined As A Horror Movie

It's amazing what a bit of clever editing, some title cards, and a hint of slo-mo can do.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Robin Wright, Cary Elwes

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Billy Crystal Pays Tribute to Robin Williams at Tonight's 66th Primetime Emmy Awards

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Billy Crystal will pay tribute to actor and comedian Robin Williams at tonight's 66TH ANNUAL Primetime EMMY AWARDS.


Related Topix: Comedy, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Saturday Night Live, Television, Comedy Movies, When Harry Met Sally..., Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Analyze That, Analyze This, Adventure

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Effingham Herald

Witty 'What If' offers a new take on an old issue

Twenty-five years ago, Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan debated whether a man can be friends with a woman he is attracted to in "When Harry Met Sally."


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, When Harry Met Sally..., Drama Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Meg Ryan, Billy Crystal, Daniel Radcliffe, Zoe Kazan

Billy Crystal to Pay Tribute to Robin Williams at 66th Primetime Emmy Awards

EOnline editor Marc Malkin has shared the news on Twitter that Billy Crystal will pay tribute to actor and comedian Robin Williams at this Monday's 66TH ANNUAL Primetime EMMY AWARDS.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Comedy Movies, When Harry Met Sally..., Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Analyze This, Analyze That, Adventure, Celebrities, Billy Crystal

Tue Aug 19, 2014

WWE News: Mick Foley Lands Voice Acting Role, Backstage Visitor at Raw, More

WWE News: Mick Foley Lands Voice Acting Role, Backstage Visitor at Raw, More Posted by Larry Csonka on 08.19.2014 Plus Cary Elwes is releasing a book on The Princess Bride... - Former WWE star Rico was visiting at Raw last night.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Adventure, Cary Elwes

Sun Aug 17, 2014

BWW Profile: Mandy Patinkin Emmy-Nominated Star of Stage and Screen

In anticipation of the live 66th Annual Emmy Award broadcast on NBC on Monday, August 25th, BWW will be spotlighting the Emmy nominated TV performances of some of Broadway's biggest stars.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Homeland, Chicago Hope, Soap Opera, Drama, Comedy Movies, Sunday in the Park with George, Adventure, Musical Movies, Comedy, Dead Like Me


Official: New Saab parent NEVS: we're not totally broke

The many fans of 1987's The Princess Bride will recall Billy Crystal's Miracle Max character optimistically referring to the protagonist Westley as "mostly dead."


Related Topix: Saab, Wagon, Hatchback, Convertible, Saab 9-3, Sedan, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Sweden, World News, Economics News, Bankruptcy

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Cybercast News Service

Rob Reiner Likens Tea Party to HamasCNS

Hollywood director and liberal activist Rob Reiner told talk-show host Larry King that the Tea Party is like the terrorist group Hamas, because apparently both groups are extreme and cannot be negotiated with, and the only solution is to make them go away or "eliminate" them.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Tea Party, Comedy Movies, Sleepless in Seattle, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Adventure, The Jerk, A Few Good Men

'What If' review: Daniel Radcliffe plays a nice, normal guy in this bland rom-com

Can men and women ever just be friends? Assuming both concerned parties are heterosexual, this conundrum has occupied the frontal lobe of Hollywood's romantic-comedy cortex since well before Harry met Sally.


Related Topix: Daniel Radcliffe, Zoe Kazan, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Movies, Entertainment

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Lena Dunham, Chaz Ebert, Renee Fleming, Wallace Shawn and More Set...

The Chicago Humanities Festival announced today the complete schedule for the 25th Anniversary Fall Festival, 112 events which will explore the theme of Journeys, Oct. 25-Nov. 9, 2014, with pre-Festival programs on Oct. 6 and 21, at venues across Chicago.


Related Topix: Girls, Entertainment, Television, Manhattan, My Dinner with Andre, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Adventure, Lena Dunham, Wallace Shawn

Abita Springs outdoor movie series to offer 'The Princess Bride' on Aug. 16

Cary Elwes, left, and Robin Wright star in director Rob Reiner's 1987 fairy-tale comedy 'The Princess Bride.'


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Adventure, Cary Elwes, Abita Springs, LA, Celebrities, Robin Wright, Movies, Entertainment

Fri Aug 08, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Movie review: And So It Goes

Rob Reiner has made some great films, but they were all in the 1980s: Stand By Me, The Princess Bride and When Harry Met Sally were each perfect examples of their genre.


Related Topix: Stand by Me, Comedy Movies, And So It Goes, Drama Movies, Adventure


Disney Remains Attached to The Princess Bride Stage Adaptation

Despite reports that Disney's plans for a stage adaptation of William Goldman 's "The Princess Bride" have "gone quiet," has learned that the company remains committed to seeing the acclaimed adventure tale come to life on stage.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Adventure

Chicago Sun-Times

What If

A great documentary is at least half a triumph of people-watching, and this account of the true story behind "Dog Day Afternoon" is filled with Given our national interest in all things weather-related, "Into the Storm" feels like an inevitability, almost a cinematic obligation to the country's latest obsession, and "The Ballad of Narayama" is a ... (more)


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Adventure

Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Daily Caller

So Your Academic Credentials Suck! Here Are 16 Good Colleges With High Acceptance Rates

If you are a college-bound high school student with grades and test scores that aren't so good, or if you have a kid or two in such a predicament, don't panic! The Daily Caller is here to help.


Related Topix: West Virginia University, Comedy Movies, Adventure, University of Akron, Bowling Green, KY, Western Kentucky University, US News, Conservative Political News


The Princess Bride Movie Info

Directed by Rob Reiner

Starring Robin Wright Penn and Cary Elwes

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