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1 hr ago | AndPOP.com

Steven Spielberg's 'The BFG' to Hit Theatres in 2016

"We at DreamWorks Studios hope our film will add to Roald Dahl's prolific legacy of entertainment," Spielberg told DigitalSpy about the project that was imagined by Dahl's son.

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Related Topix: Roald Dahl

5 hrs ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk

Walmsley Primary School adapts classic tale of The Little Mermaid

PUPILS at Walmsley CE Primary School in Egerton entertained audiences with an adaption of children's classic The Little Mermaid.

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Related Topix: Hans Christian Andersen

9 hrs ago | The Detroit News

Grapevine: Conscious re-coupling for Paltrow and Martin?

Oscar-winner Gwynneth Paltrow and Coldplay frontman Chris Martin made headlines in March when they announced they were separating in what they called a "conscious uncoupling."

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Related Topix: Dance, Chris Martin, Coldplay, Pop/Rock, Jane Austen, Somerset County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Fri Jul 11, 2014

American Reporter

Dungeons of DebtTHE Rowboat and the Destroyer: a Parable

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz., April 8, 2009 -- Halfway through the second act of an innovative Northern Arizona University production of "The Threepenny Opera" one demonstrator in a New York City crowd waves the sign: "AIG IS CRUEL !!!" Such is the topical and often humorous adaptation of Bertolt Brecht's play and Kurt Weill's songs, as the realities of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Northern Arizona University, Bertolt Brecht, Classical, Kurt Weill, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Bobby Darin

The Oregonian

Starz makes 'Outlander' first episode available for free, beginning Aug. 2

BEVERLY HILLS, CALIF.: The TV series "Outlander," based on Diana Gabaldon's hugely popular series of novels, is coming to Starz Aug. 9. But fans who simply can't wait can get an early look at the first episode, beginning on Aug. 2. Today at the Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, Starz announced that the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Beverly Hills, CA, Diana Gabaldon, Movies, Entertainment

EDGE

New York, New York: Sinatra's NYC Penthouse for Sale

In the 1960s, Frank Sinatra was at the top of his show business career. He was a good friend of John Kennedy, supervising much of the President's 1961 inauguration festivities, and partied with his Rat Pack friends Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Peter Lawford and Joey Bishop.

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Related Topix: The Manchurian Candidate, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, War Movies, Drama Movies, The Detective, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Frank Sinatra, Jazz, The Rat Pack

Bradenton.com

Sarasota's Banyan Theater offers a solid Arthur Miller play

When a theater company produces an Arthur Miller play, chances are it's going to be "Death of a Salesman," "The Crucible" or "All My Sons."

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Related Topix: Theater, Arthur Miller, Arts, Sarasota, FL

IGN

UK Podcast #238: Prince Karmali's Bargain Hunt

If we're honest, this one got away from us a little. What started out as a discussion about Alien: Isolation, Harry Potter and the development process for the PS4 quickly descended into chaos.

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Hindustan Times

Aston Martin that inspired Goldfinger goes up for bid

This Saturday, July 12, the 1954 Aston Martin DB 2/5 Mk I that inspired Ian Fleming when writing his James Bond novel "Goldfinger" will be auctioned by Coys of Kensington at Blenheim Palace in Woodstock, England.

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Related Topix: Goldfinger, Action Movies, Thriller, Adventure, Ian Fleming, Oxfordshire County, England, United Kingdom

411mania.com

411 Movies Top 5 7.11.14: Top 5 Animal Movies and TV Shows

The 411mania writers were given the following instructions: This week's topic is what are the Top 5 animal movies or TV shows ? Birds aren't scary.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Drama Movies, The Birds, Deep Blue Sea, Action Movies, Alfred Hitchcock, Movies, Entertainment

Thu Jul 10, 2014

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SJC won't reinstate porn charges on convicted Chelmsford child rapist

The state's highest court has refused to reinstate child-pornography charges against a convicted child rapist from Chelmsford who was caught by prison officials with photos of nude boys taken from National Geographic and a nudist-colony pamphlet in his jailhouse footlocker.

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Related Topix: National Geographic, State Prisons, Prison

Lowell Sun

SJC won't reinstate porn charges on convicted Chelmsford child rapist

The state's highest court has refused to reinstate child-pornography charges against a convicted child rapist from Chelmsford who was caught by prison officials with photos of nude boys taken from National Geographic and a nudist-colony pamphlet in his jailhouse footlocker.

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Related Topix: National Geographic, State Prisons, Prison

WMGI-FM Terre Haute

Taylor Swift Has "Crucial" Role in "The Giver," but There's No Singing

Taylor Swift 's next movie appearance will come August 15, when she appears in The Giver , based on the popular 1993 young adult novel by Lois Lowry .

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7x7

Marilyn Monroe Fans Recreate Iconic Wedding

Hardcore Marilyn Monroe fans Erika and Robbie finally scratched their "Seven Year Itch" at San Francisco City Hall, the place where America's greatest sweetheart married Joe DiMaggio exactly 60 years before.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Comedy Movies, Music!, Thriller, Crime Movies, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Marilyn Monroe

Los Angeles Times

'Star Wars Rebels': First look at 'Rebel hunter' villain Agent Kallus

As the fall premiere of "Star Wars Rebels" grows ever closer, we're getting more familiar with the characters created to bring us into this new era of the space saga.

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Related Topix: Star Wars, Lee Daniels' The Butler, Television

Radio Times

Star Wars 7 is shooting in the Forest of Dean

Actors in black cloaks coming out of movie trailers in the Forest of Dean can mean only one of two things, either there's a secret Harry Potter sequel being filmed with a new batch of trainee wizards, or Star Wars 7 is being shot in the area.

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Related Topix: Star Wars, Gloucestershire County, England, United Kingdom,

This is The West Country

Eastenders theme tune man Simon May helps Tatworth Primary School youngsters

Simon May, who is known for writing the Eastenders theme tune, helped children with final preparations for their show, Smike, based on the story of Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Erie Times News

Mark Twain's 'Is He Dead?' opens at Erie Playhouse

One of the greatest wits in American literature is on display at the Erie Playhouse with Mark Twain's "Is He Dead?", adapted by David Ives.

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Movies.com

Why 'Apes' Director Matt Reeves Needs to Direct a 'Star Wars' Movie

If there's one aspect of these new Star Wars movies that have hardcore fans most excited, it's the selection of visionary directors Disney's hired to bring these stories to life.

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Related Topix: Star Wars, Chronicle, Looper

The Daily Breeze

a Grapes of Wratha part of western film series, a Greasea sing-along...

Movies like “High Noon” and “The Searchers” are well-known Westerns, but would you think of “Double Indemnity” or the animated “Cars” movies fitting into the genre? Jeffrey Richardson, Gamble Curator of Western History, Popular Culture and Firearms at The Autry, asks the question about ... (more)

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Related Topix: The Searchers, Pop/Rock, The Grapes of Wrath, John Steinbeck, Los Angeles, CA, Downtown (Los Angeles, CA), Santa Monica, CA

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