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  1. The cast outshines the material in road trip movie 'Boundaries'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... back to the 1950s, he has rarely been in a movie with a role that was worthy of him. The two best, perhaps, are "Beginners," in which he played a gay father and won the Oscar for best supporting actor, and "The Last Station," in which he played Leo ...

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  2. 'Boundaries' Review: Road-Trip Dramedy Gets Boost From Grumpy Old PlummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | RollingStone

    ... in The Silent Partner, a Seventies heist movie ripe for rediscovery, or his late-in-life liberated gay dad in Beginners.  There is a Plummer for all seasons. Every fan has his or her favorite present under the Chris-mas tree. From ...

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  3. Today's hot trends are tomorrow's expensive regretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... dress to the Teen Choice Awards in August last year. This great house featured in Shipping Container Homes for Beginners by Christopher Dillashaw. New Zealanders have found that building a home using custom-made shipping containers is an affordable ...

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  4. Q&A: Christopher Plummer on playing a weed dealer at 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | Daily Herald

    ... in the World"), six years after setting the mark for eldest acting winner (for his coming-out 75-year-old in "Beginners"). The King Lear phase of Plummer's career has been colorfully crowded with aged men too roiled by appetite to resemble any ...

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  5. 20th Century Women: Annette Bening shines in sometimes dull coming-of-age dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | Stuff.co.nz

    Mike Mills' last film was all about his father. Featuring an Oscar-winning turn from Christopher Plummer, 2010's Beginners chronicled a son struggling to deal with his recently widowed Dad's revelation that he is actually gay.

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  6. Parade Exclusive: Christopher Plummer and Peter Fonda Share a Toast in a Clip From BoundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | MLive.com

    ... Struck . That makes this reunion that much more touching. Plummer won a Best Supporting Actor Oscar in 2012 for Beginners . He was also nominated this year for his highly publicized role in Ridley Scott 's All the Money in the World . Fonda has been ...

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  7. All The Money In The World - DVD PreviewRead the original story

    May 13, 2018 | IndieLondon

    ... and on Blu-raya and Award, and Golden GlobeA Award nominee Christopher Plummer ( The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Beginners ) and Mark Wahlberg ( The Fighter, The Departed ) star in the explosively entertaining story of the 1973 Getty kidnapping. ...

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  8. CHS Crowsword Puzzle #1Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Capitol Hill Blog

    ... for some of us, live! We know there are a lot of changes coming Continue reading This class is open to kids 6-12. Beginners may start at any time. Taught by our most experienced kid teacher, Mr. Schomberg, mini martial artists develop confidence, ...

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  9. Books by the Bay: Women authors deliver tales of family, flight, immigration, war and feminismRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Take" by Kirstin Chen (Little A, $24.95, 286 pages) Kirstin Chen, the San Francisco author of "Soy Sauce for Beginners," returns with a new novel set against the backdrop of Maoist China. The year is 1957, and circumstances cause 9-year-old San ...

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  10. Kinzua Knit-Away lineup for April 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Times Observer

    ... Plummer; Angie Tracey will give you some crochet practice for knitters with her class on Crochet for Knitters and Beginners with a TWIST; for you spinners Katrina Updike is offering a class on Making your own Art Batt to Spin or Knit; Debbie Penley ...

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  11. 'Phoenixes' Judd and Sorvino bring Me Too to 90th OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... time, you give a more accurate and hopefully more vulnerable performance." The actor, who won an award in 2012 for Beginners, said of returning to the ceremony: "It's always different because times change all the time. "Now there are so many young ...

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  12. 'Call Me by Your Name' Screenwriter James Ivory Becomes Oldest Oscar Winner Ever at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | ETonline

    ... competitive winner on record being Christopher Plummer, who was 82 when he won the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for Beginners in 2012. Still, the oldest overall winner was thought to be composer Ennio Morricone, who was 87 when he won for his The ...

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  13. Oscars embraces #MeToo movement in post-Harvey Weinstein eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | New York Daily News

    ... speech. Plummer also holds the record of oldest actor to win an Oscar, at age 82 for his supporting role in "Beginners." Comedian Jordan Peele, nominated for "Get Out," was hopeful of making history as the first African-American to win for best ...

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  14. Rita Moreno wears 1962 Oscar dress as stars arrive for 90th Academy AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | Salisbury Journal

    ... time, you give a more accurate and hopefully more vulnerable performance." The actor, who won a gong in 2012 for Beginners, said of returning to the ceremony: "It's always different because times change all the time. "Now there are so many young ...

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  15. Oscar Nominee Christopher Plummer on His All the Money in the World...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | E! Online

    ... Getty III . Plummer previously won an Oscar, a Golden Globe and a Screen Actors Guild Award for his work in 2011's Beginners .

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  16. "The Shape of Water" is the frontrunner heading into Sunday's Academy Awards with 13 nominations.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... "Fargo"), for her roiling performance as an angry mother seeking justice. Previous winner Plummer (supporting for "Beginners") becomes the oldest acting nominee at age 88. He's the long shot here. So is Dafoe, who lands his third nomination (after ...

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  17. An #Oscars quiz for movie fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    ... Whitford in "Get Out" and "The Post." 10. D. Plummer set the record with his supporting actor win at age 82 for "Beginners," the 2011 film in which he plays a widower who comes out of the closet. 11. D. No woman has been nominated for best director ...

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  18. Christopher Plummer downplays his Oscar chances, but savours the glamourRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | CBC News

    ... that has spanned theater, television and movies. And then, at the age of 82, an Academy Award for his role in Beginners . A stage as well as screen actor, Plummer is seen here with Nikki M. James in the Stratford Shakespeare Festival's staging of ...

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  19. Academy Awards 2018: Jimmy Kimmel hosts the 90th Oscars. A night for groundbreaking firsts?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | NWAonline

    ... in any acting category for "All the Money in the World." (He would be breaking his own record, having won for "Beginners" when he was 82.) - Rachel Morrison ("Mudbound") could become the first woman to win for best cinematography. Morrison, also the ...

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  20. Academy Awards 2018: Jimmy Kimmel hosts the 90th Oscars. A night for groundbreaking firsts?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... in any acting category for "All the Money in the World." (He would be breaking his own record, having won for "Beginners" when he was 82.) -- Rachel Morrison ("Mudbound") could become the first woman to win for best cinematography. Morrison, also ...

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