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16 hrs ago | FANGORIA

BlobFest 2014: An Exclusive Stream of Kris Yeawortha s a oeOne Night in a 57a 3

At an Independence Day party back in 2008, Kris Yeaworth-a natural born storyteller if ever there was one-regaled his fellow revelers with tales of the summer fifty years past when his father Irvin "Shorty" Yeaworth brought Steve McQueen to the nearby, then-country hamlet of Chester Springs to make a little film that became cult legend, THE BLOB.

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20 hrs ago | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

XPN Weekend Arts Crawl...celebrating the Schuylkill River and The...

The Blobfest 2014 Streetfair is Saturday in front of the Colonial Theater in Phoenixville! This is an annual celebration of the original 1958 cult classic horror movie,The Blob, partially shot in Phoenixville, which was Steve McQueen's first movie and had a hit title song written by Burt Bacharach and Hal David.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Phoenixville, PA, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, The Blob, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Philadelphia, PA, Dance

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Washington Post

British teens plotted to skip school by digging under a fence with stolen cafeteria spoons

Teens at one of England's more troubled schools were so desperate to escape the classroom that they apparently lifted an escape plan straight out of the history books.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Jalopnik

Steve McQueen's '67 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 Could Fetch A Record $12 Million

This August at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, a car will go up for auction that seems to be the perfect storm of desirability: it's a stunning classic Ferrari, and it was owned by Steve McQueen.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Examiner.com

Errors hinder film version of Jersey Boys

The highly anticipated movie " Jersey Boys ," featuring members of the hit Broadway show, and direction by Clint Eastwood seemed quite promising, but is quite disappointing.

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Related Topix: Theater, Jersey Boys, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, The Blob, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities

American Thinker

French and British Heroes Fight Radical Evil

The late actor Steve McQueen, the "king of cool" -- relaxed, detached, self-confident -- is best remembered for his frenetic car chase through the streets of San Francisco as Bullitt , a detective in pursuit of Mafia villains.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Men's Journal

Barbour's New Jacket Pays Tribute to Steve McQueen

Steve McQueen was nearly as famous for his love of motorsports as he was for his acting.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

BenzConnection

Steve McQueen's 'Le Mans' Movie Porsche 917 Up For Sale

The 1971 movie Le Mans is essential viewing for anyone with gasoline in their veins.

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Hemmings Auto Blogs

Le Mans Classic to bring drive-in to the Circuit de la Sarthe

Drive-in movie theaters may be a staple of American culture, but they're still a novelty in most European countries.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

WNYC-AM New York

Actor Eli Wallach, Who Brought Hint Of Humanity To Villainous Roles, Dies

Eli Wallach, whose acting work ranged from Westerns to the Godfather series and beyond, has died.

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Related Topix: The Misfits, Western, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Eli Wallach, Publishing, Media, New Times, Clark Gable, Vocal, Marilyn Monroe

Hemmings Auto Blogs

Porsche 917K from Steve McQueen's "Le Mans" heads to auction

The Porsche 917K is one of the most iconic endurance racers of the early 1970s, capturing back-to-back victories at Le Mans in 1970 and in 1971.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014

New York Daily News

'I Am Steve McQueen': Television review

Spike biography is a fun look back at the supercool movie star; while enjoyable, it only hints at his insecurities WHEN Steve McQueen and Paul Newman starred in "The Towering Inferno," you could call it the Battle of the Blue Eyes.

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Related Topix: Sport Movies, Thriller, The Towering Inferno, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Action Movies, Somebody Up There Likes Me, Wanted Dead or Alive, Comedy Movies, The Thomas Crown Affair, Crime Movies, Entertainment, Television, Bullitt, Celebrities

The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)

ScenePast: See famous movie locations then and now

The spot where Steve McQueen began his car chase in San Francisco in Bullitt , the little town firehouse and police department in Easy Rider , the street in Phoenix at the beginning of Psycho .

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Star Tribune

TV picks for Aug. 24:  "I Am Steve McQueen," "Tyrant," "Motor City Masters"

All three of Steve McQueen's wives, including Ali MacGraw, share their memories of him in "I Am Steve McQueen," a new documentary that isn't afraid to show the rough edges of one of film's most magnetic stars.

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Related Topix: Tyrant, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Pop/Rock

AutoWeek

CAR LIFEPorsche 917K featured in McQueen classica

The 1971 film "Le Mans" is not known for its plot. Oh, there is a plot : Michael Delany, mentally scarred from a crash during a previous running of the grueling 24-hour race, battles Ferrari 512s -- and, presumably, his inner demons -- from behind the wheel of his Porsche 917.

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Sat Jun 21, 2014

Star Tribune

TV picks for June 22-26:  "NY Med," "True Blood," "The Case Against 8," Steve McQueen,

Somewhere between "An American Family" and "The Osbournes," reality TV took an ugly turn, jamming "reality" into the trunk of the car and granting a driver's seat to the most outlandish characters producers could dig up.

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MarketWatch

Steve McQueen's Ferrari up for auction

The thing with Steve McQueen is this: if you go into an empty bathroom, turn off the lights, and say Steve McQueen's name three times fast, McQueen's ghost will appear in the mirror; then, your car instantly triples in value.

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Wed Jun 18, 2014

WPLR

AJ's Car of the Day 1968 Ford Mustang GT 390 Fastback

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Mon Jun 16, 2014

AutoWeek

McQueen's beloved 275 to go up for auction at Pebble Beacha

The 275 GTB debuted at the 1964 Paris Motor Show. Autosport deemed it "a car so good it comes close to perfection."

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Fri Jun 13, 2014

Hispanic Business

Network Entertainment Announces U.S. Broadcast Date for Steve McQueen Documentary

I Am Steve McQueen is the latest installment in Network's and Spike's "I Am" series of high profile legacy documentaries on the lives of the world's greatest icons, following their recent award winning films on states, "After many years, I felt the time was finally right for me to tell my dad's story with the full support of my family and friends.

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