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1 hr ago | 9Down.Com

Hannibal S02 BDRip & 720p BluRay x264-DEMAND

The series will feature the characters known from Thomas Harris' novel "Red Dragon" - FBI Agent Will Graham and Dr. Hannibal Lecter, who were portrayed by Edward Norton and Anthony Hopkins, respectively, in the movie version of "Red Dragon."

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4 hrs ago | Hilobrow

Mary Shelley

"I bid my hideous progeny go forth and prosper," proclaimed MARY SHELLEY in her introduction to the 1831 edition of Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus , little realizing she had birthed the posthuman.

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8 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

Former councillor enjoys Edinburgh Fringe Festival debut

A FORMER long-serving councillor said he is pleased with the reception given to his debut appearance at a major arts festival.

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12 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington

Teens charged with arson at Tom Clancy's estate

Two teenage boys have been charged in a fire that destroyed a building on the estate of late author Tom Clancy Teens charged with arson at Tom Clancy's estate Two teenage boys have been charged in a fire that destroyed a building on the estate of late author Tom Clancy Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/1pq3zyo Writer Tom Clancy ... (more)

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15 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian

Books Introduce a Wide Array of EmotionsBooks Introduce a Wide Array...

Books Introduce a Wide Array of Emotions Spiritual subjects can be great aides for relaxation and understanding.

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Related Topix: Books, Ender's Game, Orson Scott Card, US Military, US Marine Corps

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Richmond and Twickenham Times

Lost Charlie chapter is revealed

A lost fifth chapter of Roald Dahl's Charlie And The Chocolate Factory has been published for the first time A chapter of Charlie And The Chocolate Factory which was cut from the final version has been published for the first time.

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Dark Horizons News

"Star Wars" Returning To Skelling Michael?

As we head into the holiday weekend, Latino Review has posted a new report about "Star Wars: Episode VII" with a couple of bits of information and some major speculation that veers into MAJOR SPOILER territory if true.

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Related Topix: Star Wars, LucasArts, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Video Games, Celebrities, Mark Hamill

The Austin Chronicle

Outlander Is the Rare Adaptation That Gets It Right

Diana Gabaldon 's best-selling Outlander book series has finally been brought to the small screen in a 16-episode series on the Starz cable network, making fans - and I'm one of them - deliriously happy.

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The Age

Roald Dahl's The Witches comes to the stage in a one-man show

In the penultimate scene of Lucas Jervies' stripped down version of The Witches , performer Guy Edmonds sits slumped on the stage in his boxers.

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Keighleynews.co.uk

Chris Manners, left, and Peter Morrison at the Airedale Writers Circle meeting

It was led by Peter Morrison, our chairman, and Chris Manners. Because of holidays it was a smaller gathering than usual but we split into two groups to answer literary questions.

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Preston Citizen

Filming has started again on Star Wars: Episode VII after Harrison Ford's injury called a halt to it

The star was involved in an accident in June with part of the Millennium Falcon, the spaceship his character Han Solo pilots, and apparently broke his leg, needing surgery on it which meant a two week break in filming.

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Milford Mercury

George's Marvellous Medicine

Theatr Mwldan continues its traditional summer outdoor performances at the Welsh Wildlife Centre, Cilgerran in partnership with The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales beginning with George's Marvellous Medicine on Sunday 31 August at 4pm.

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International Business Times

Peter Jackson Bringing Lucky Fans to New Zealand to Watch 'The...

Peter Jackson is bringing "Lord of the Rings" fans to New Zealand. The Kiwi filmmaker is holding a contest for the fans of his films from around the world for a chance to watch the first screening of "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies."

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Related Topix: New Zealand Travel, Travel, Pacific Travel, J.R.R. Tolkien

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Age

Aldi's absurd move to ban Roald Dahl

So, Aldi has banned the Roald Dahl kids' classic Revolting Rhymes over a word. A word, in its original sense, that means 'a dirty, slovenly woman'.

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Examiner.com

The Green Knowe Chronicles by L.M. Boston

Ghosts, gorillas, grandmothers: all of these and more are to be found in L.M. Boston's classic series for children, The Green Knowe Chronicles .

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Dark Horizons News

TV News: Outlander, Nod, Sons, Marseille, BBC

Outlander "Outlander" showrunner Ron Moore has released a photo of himself making a cameo in this coming Saturday's episode of the 18th century Scotland-set Starz drama.

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Examiner.com

Marion Popcorn Festival puts popcorn in the spotlight

Clevelanders and Ohioans love their popcorn. Things just seem so much better, especially movies, when you have popcorn to munch on.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Food Festival, Cleveland, OH, Marion, OH, Pop/Rock, Thursday, The Rat Pack

Examiner.com

Sandy the homeless lady and ethics

The homeless have much to teach business professionals about ethics , perspective, and sense of self.

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Journalgazette.net

Fallon will host nods to Leno

Jimmy Fallon will lead top comedians in saluting his "Tonight Show" predecessor Jay Leno with the nation's top humor prize in October at the Kennedy Center in Washington.

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Related Topix: The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Seinfeld, Celebrities, Jerry Seinfeld, Mark Twain, House of Cards

Wed Aug 27, 2014

NorthJersey.com

How authors feel -- or try to feel -- about film adaptations of their works

Lois Lowry was pleased with the adaptation of her 1993 novel "The Giver" as a film .

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Related Topix: Arts, Cinema, Lois Lowry, We Need to Talk About Kevin, Body of Lies

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