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Wednesday Jul 16 | Tama News-Herald

What should one expect at college?

Similar to the Frank Capra comedy-drama which made Jimmy Stewart famous Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, the new book by David Stag, Bill Smith Goes to College contains angst, drama, and humor.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Comedy Movies, Pop/Rock, Iowa

Wednesday Jul 16 | Roll Call

Small-Town Grants: Jimmy Stewart Airport and More

The airport in the western Pennsylvania county where film star Jimmy Stewart was born and raised - the Indiana County/Jimmy Stewart Airport - is getting $354,666 to remove obstructions and complete a runway extension.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, US Governors, Tom Corbett, Ronald Reagan, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The London Free Press

Londoners invited to two transit drop-in sessions Thursday

An LTC number 2 Dundas bus waits at a red light as it heads down its namesake street in downtown London on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Fri Jul 11, 2014

PRLog US Entertainment

Cynthia Pepper's Hollywood Story Is Finally Told

Jul. 11, 2014 - LAS VEGAS -- Cynthia Pepper's Hollywood memoir, "Pigtails, Presley & Pepper" is now available for purchase by the public.

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Related Topix: Cary Grant, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Wisconsin Gazette

Off the Wall Theatre takes on homoerotic aspects of the classic thriller 'Rope'

Gay-themed erotic thrillers are rare enough in 2014, so audiences in 1929 must have been shocked at the premiere run of Patrick Hamilton's play Rope , about two college-age male lovers who murder a fellow student in an attempt to commit the perfect crime.

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Related Topix: Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Rope, Vocal, Alfred Hitchcock, Chicago, IL, Celebrities, Pop/Rock

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Book Review: Stress Test By Timothy Geithner

Geithner was in the center of the 2008-09 Panic and this book provides a useful perspective from an excellent vantage point.

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Related Topix: Timothy Geithner, Life, Holidays, Christmas, Pop/Rock

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Free Republic

The History of America In 12 Movies

Here in Boone, NC, the most perfect and beautiful spot in all of America , the sky is blue and the air is cool and dry.

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Related Topix: Boone, NC, The Grapes of Wrath, Pop/Rock

Thu Jul 03, 2014

DVD Verdict

The Man from Laramie

When Will Lockhart rides into the small town of Coronado towing a wagon filled with supplies, he finds more than he bargained for in the form of the Waggoman clan, a wealthy family who seem to have their hand in every facet of the small town.

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Related Topix: Thriller, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, Vertigo, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Donald Crisp

TheCelebrityCafe

July 4 Film Friday: Frank Capra's 'Mr. Smith Goes To Washington' with James Stewart

No filmmaker had a more positive view of America than Frank Capra. Beginning with American Madness in 1934, Capra began a cycle of films centered on the American dream - at least the American Dream According To Frank Capra.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Comedy Movies, You Can't Take It with You, It's a Wonderful Life, Mr. Deeds Goes to Town, Celebrities, Pop/Rock

Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Centenary Stage Company announces theater season at Lackland Center

Classics and family favorites are mixed in with musical memoirs and two world premieres during the 2014-2015 theatre season at The Centenary Stage Company.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Pop/Rock, Animation Movies, Peter Pan, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Life, Thanksgiving, Holidays

Willamette Week

The Philadelphia Story

If you thought your love life was complicated, take a look at Tracy Lord's: On the eve of her wedding, the bride-to-be finds herself in a love triangle of the stickiest sort.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Celebrities, Katharine Hepburn, Pop/Rock

Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Jimmy Stewart as Glenn Miller in 1956 biopic made bandleader a fan

Nick Hilscher, in white jacket, leads the Glenn Miller Orchestra, which will peform at 8 p.m. Thursday at the Topeka Performing Arts Center, 214 S.E. 8th.

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Related Topix: The Orchestra, Big-Band, The Glenn Miller Orchestra, Jazz, Glenn Miller, Pop/Rock, Ticketmaster

Wed Jun 25, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Sony and Twilight bring "The Man from Laramie" to Blu-ray

LEGENDARY STAR James Stewart traded his nice-guy persona to take on complex roles in the 1950s.

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Related Topix: Laramie, WY, Music!, Strategic Air Command, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Action Movies, The Glenn Miller Story, Comedy Movies, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, It's a Wonderful Life, Pop/Rock

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Portland Tribune

Romantic sparks light up 'Philadelphia Story'

With a cast full of Portland actors, Clackamas Repertory Theatre will kick off its 10th anniversary year when the romantic comedy "The Philadelphia Story" takes to the stage on June 27. The plot of the play, set in the late 1930s, revolves around Tracy Lord, a Philadelphia socialite, whose next-day wedding plans are disrupted by the appearance of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Portland, OR, Clackamas, OR, Oregon City, OR, Lake Oswego, OR, Pop/Rock

Mon Jun 23, 2014

MassLive.com

Storrs Library to begin 'Classic Summer Movies' series of showings tonight

The Storrs Public Library in Longmeadow will allow local residents to escape the summer heat and relax in front of some well-loved films in the weeks to come, as it begins its "Classic Summer Movies" series this evening, Monday, June 23rd, at 7. Tonight's feature is Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window , which was released in 1954 and stars James Stewart ... (more)

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, Rear Window, Drama Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Pop/Rock

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