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  1. Escape to the Movies With 'Birdman of Alcatraz'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | Noozhawk

    ... author while in solitary confinement. Starring Burt Lancaster (best known for his roles in Elmer Gantry and Atlantic City ), Birdman of Alcatraz is about a man sentenced to life in solitary confinement who combats loneliness by nursing an ailing ...

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  2. Bandleader Vincent Giordano is the movie's go-to guy for early jazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    As he began developing the pilot for "Boardwalk Empire," an HBO series about Atlantic City mobsters in the Roaring '20s, creator Terence Winter was stumped when it came to designing a period soundtrack. All he heard in his head were endless tape loops of the Charleston and crazy crooners with megaphones.

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  3. Within Our Gates - A Century of FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... reason, and it's often the butt of a joke, whether it's Susan Sarandon angrily yelling about the province in Atlantic City or Sissy Spacek dreaming about our mountains in Badlands as a way to illustrate her ignorance. But Within Our Gates features a ...

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  4. Blizzard binge watching: 9 hot shows to watch right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | SILive.com

    ... ior films of four Hollywood heavyweights: From "Whatever Happened to Baby Jane" to "Frances" and "Tootsie" to "Atlantic City" and "Dead Man Walking."

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  5. Susan Sarandon Books Sizable 'Ray Donovan' ArcRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... ", Sarandon also received nominations for " Thelma and Louise ", " Lorenzo's Oil ", " The Client " and " Atlantic City ". The hard-working actress has made a career of choosing diverse and challenging projects both in film and television, starting ...

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  6. Oscar Winner Susan Sarandon Joins Showtime's Ray Donovan in Season-Long Story ArcRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in Bull Durham to her Oscar-nominated performances in Thelma and Louise, Lorenzo's Oil, The Client and Atlantic City, and her Oscar- and SAG Award-winning role in Dead Man Walking as Sister Helen, a nun consoling a death-row inmate. The hard-working ...

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  7. Susan Sarandon Joins Showtime's - Ray Donovan' as Studio...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | SFGate

    ... Man Walking," Sarandon also received nominations for "Thelma and Louise," "Lorenzo's Oil," "The Client" and "Atlantic City." In 2010, she received her fourth Emmy nomination, for her work in Barry Levinson's You Don't Know Jack with Al Pacino, ...

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  8. Philadelphia mob movies to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | PennLive.com

    ... their old mobsters who disappeared awhile back. And if Tom is Joey he won't like the fate that awaits him... Atlantic City may be the location of this 1980 film, but like "A History of Violence" the Philadelphia mob are key for the plot. That's ...

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  9. Byko: Why Donald Trump thinks the way he doesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Philly.com

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at the South Florida Fair Expo Center on Oct. 13, 2016, in West Palm Beach, Fla. News of the death of Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal took me to its birth, which I covered.

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  10. Happy Birthday To Pound RidgeA''s Susan SarandonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | The Pound Ridge Daily Voice

    ... began her career in the 1970 film "Joe." She has received five Academy Award nominations for Best Actress: "Atlantic City" (1980), "Thelma & Louise" (1991), "Lorenzo's Oil" (1992), "The Client" (1994) and "Dead Man Walking" (1995). Her other films ...

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  11. Nearly 90 military officials back Donald Trump in letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Donald Trump's candidacy to be our next commander in chief." Trump, the celebrity businessman and former Atlantic City casino magnate , has taken an aggressive stance on foreign policy, calling for the U.S. to step up attacks on terrorist groups ...

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  12. Miss America gets first openly lesbian contestant, Miss Missouri Erin O'FlahertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... Aug. 30, 2016: Miss Missouri, Erin O'Flaherty is introduced during Miss America Pageant arrival ceremonies in Atlantic City. (Mel Evans / AP) Rich Helfant, executive director of the Greater Atlantic City GLBT Alliance, helps run the Miss'd America ...

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  13. Robert Joy embodies king who would be man in - King Charles...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | SFGate

    ... and through, local audiences will know him best by his many screen credits, including turns in Louis Malle 's "Atlantic City," Milos Forman 's "Ragtime" and Woody Allen 's "Radio Days." He was also "seeker" Jim opposite Madonna in "Desperately ...

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  14. Williams sisters, Murray, del Potro lead lineup at US OpenRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2016 | CBS Atlanta

    A record-tying earthquake in the edge of Oklahoma's key energy-producing areas rattled the Midwest from Nebraska to North Texas on Saturday and likely will focus fresh new attention to the practice of disposing oil and... New Jersey police said a suspect was fatally shot in an exchange of gunfire outside an Atlantic City casino early Saturday and one police officer was seriously wounded. New Jersey police said a suspect was fatally shot in an exchange of gunfire outside an Atlantic City casino early Saturday and one police officer was hospitalized in critical condition after undergoing surgery.

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  15. zazie dans le metroRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2016 | Steven Rubio's Online Life

    ... actually remembering them. When I was a kid, I saw Viva Maria! at the local theater. And I am a big fan of Atlantic City , especially Burt Lancaster, speaking one of my all-time favorite movie lines: "The Atlantic Ocean was something, then. Yes, you ...

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  16. Gabby Douglas to judge Miss America pageantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | Contra Costa Times

    The three-time gold medal winner will join Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and "Austin and Ally" star Laura Merano for the ceremony to take place Sept. 11 in Atlantic City, the Hollywood Reporter said.

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  17. Gabby Douglas to help judge Miss American pageantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | SiliconValley.com

    The three-time gold medal winner will join Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and "Austin and Ally" star Laura Merano for the ceremony to take place Sept. 11 in Atlantic City, the Hollywood Reporter said.

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  18. Definitely Not Friends of DorothyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | New Urban Legends

    ... acks," said Claude Trenier, leader of the Treniers, a singing group that continues to perform in Las Vegas and Atlantic City after 50 years.

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  19. Review: 'Elevator to the Gallows': A legendary Louis Malle film returns to the big screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Delluc for best French film of the year and went on to direct such diverse efforts as "Murmur of the Heart," "Atlantic City" and "Au Revoir les Enfants." "Elevator to the Gallows."

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  20. Icahn blames job losses at Trump Taj Mahal casino on unionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Billionaire investor Carl Icahn wrote a letter Thursday to the soon-to-be unemployed workers of the Trump Taj Mahal casino, accusing their union of inciting them to destroy their own jobs by participating in the longest strike by Atlantic City's main casino workers union. Icahn told the workers that officials of Local 54 of the Unite-HERE union knew that the company had made its final offer, but rejected it anyway, knowing a strike would result.

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