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Friday Jul 18 | Canada.com

Movie review: Made in America a restrained hip-hop doc

Made in America Three stars out of five Starring: Jay-Z, Skrillex, Eddie Vedder, Gary Clark Jr., Janelle Monae, Kanye West Directed by: Ron Howard Running time: 90 minutes They could have called it "Opie's Hip-Hop Odyssey," but that probably sounded too square to the producers looking to capture an urban teen audience.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Kanye West, Hip-Hop, Apollo 13, History Movies, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, A Beautiful Mind, Adventure

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Georgia Straight

Jay Z's music fest showcased in Made in America

With its implied deference to Bruce Springsteen's homegrown excitations, Jay Z's two-day music festival, launched in Philadelphia in 2012, is the superstar rapper's attempt to "give back" to his public, drawing upon artists from various genres and time periods.

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Related Topix: Dance, DMC

RollingStone

Ron Howard to Direct New Beatles Doc Focusing on Band's Early Years

When Ron Howard was 9 years old, he was already a national television star on The Andy Griffith Show and there was only one thing he wanted for his next birthday.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Apollo 13, History Movies, Drama Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Country, Andy Griffith, Ringo Starr, Music, Entertainment

Deadline

Ron Howard To Helm Authorized Beatles Docu On British Invasion Years

Ron Howard will direct a feature documentary on The Beatles. The focus will be the period from 1960-1966 when the mop-topped quartet took Europe and then the United States by storm with a flurry of 166 concerts in 15 countries and 90 cities.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Rush, Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Children TV, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television, Comedy, The Andy Griffith Show, Drama, John Lennon

Sun Jun 29, 2014

The Atlantic

House of Cards and the Era of Graphic Dramas About Antiheroes

In conversation with the screenwriter for the Netflix series, entertainment executive Michael Eisner marvels at how much creatives can now get away with.

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Related Topix: Startups, Netflix, Comedy, Happy Days, Entertainment, Television

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