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  1. "Waltons" actress Ronnie Claire Edwards has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Examiner.com

    ... Arquette, and "The Dead Pool" (1988) featuring Clint Eastwood. She was also in several TV movies such as "Sweet Bird of Youth" (1989), Guess Who's Coming for Christmas" (1990), and other "Waltons" TV movie in 1993 and 1995. She also made appearances ...

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  2. Clint Eastwood: The One And OnlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | Film School Rejects

    ... statements like blaming the commercial struggles faced in 1988 by his brilliant but bleak Charlie Parker biopic Bird on black people no longer listening to jazz. More recently there was his odd appearance at the 2012 Republican convention, where he ...

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  3. Top five films of 2004Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... seeking his former glory would seem to suit itself towards a different genre than an animated movie, but behind Brad Bird's direction, the film becomes a timeless tale of recognizing the importance of what you have. Mr. Incredible (voice of Craig T. ...

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  4. Meet France's greatest contemporary filmmaker you've never heard of -- Arnaud DesplechinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... list of favorite love stories: "All the Real Girls" directed by David Gordon Green and starring Zooey Deschanel; and "Bird," Clint Eastwood's Charlie Parker bio, with Forest Whitaker. "This may sound surprising, but I think 'Bird' is one of the most ...

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  5. Miles, and Miles: On Don Cheadle's Miles Davis biopicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... Brown, Johnny Cash, The Doors, Loretta Lynn, Buddy Holly and fellow jazz godhead Charlie Parker (Clint Eastwood's Bird ). Miles Ahead 's fictional conceit finds Davis - with the help of a shady journalist (Ewan McGregor) who's ...

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  6. The Bookshelf: Poet Shelley GirdnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... a variety of forms: free verse, prose poems, villanelles, and even one triolet. The book is called You Were That White Bird . Scroll down to read a list of the top five books on Girdner's bookshelf, listen to her conversation with Peter Biello, or ...

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  7. Meet the great director you should know, but probably don't: France's Arnaud DesplechinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | Philly.com

    ... holds high on his list of love stories: All the Real Girls from David Gordon Green, starring Zooey Deschanel; and Bird , Clint Eastwood's Charlie Parker bio, with Forest Whitaker. "This may sound surprising, but I think Bird is one of the most ...

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  8. Nancy Reagan's Crusade: New at ReasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... fighting drugs. She owns that issue nowa .It's what she'll be remembered for." Tate surely was right about that. Lady Bird Johnson had highway beautification, Laura Bush had literacy, and Michelle Obama has fitness. But probably no first lady in ...

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  9. The Darker Side of 'Just Say No'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | Reason Magazine

    ... fighting drugs. She owns that issue nowa .It's what she'll be remembered for." Tate surely was right about that. Lady Bird Johnson had highway beautification, Laura Bush had literacy, and Michelle Obama has fitness. But probably no first lady in ...

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  10. Just Say No to Nancy Reagan's 'Outspoken Intolerance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... fighting drugs. She owns that issue nowa .It's what she'll be remembered for." Tate surely was right about that. Lady Bird Johnson had highway beautification, Laura Bush had literacy, and Michelle Obama has fitness. But probably no first lady in ...

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  11. Watson, Whitaker kick off HeForShe Arts WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... on the movement to release Nelson Mandela, who was imprisoned at the time. Whitaker, who has starred in such films as "Bird," ''Platoon" and "The Butler," said there has been some progress among men becoming more open-minded about acceptable gender ...

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  12. Watson's Latest Equality CauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Access Hollywood

    ... on the movement to release Nelson Mandela, who was imprisoned at the time. Whitaker, who has starred in such films as "Bird," ''Platoon" and "The Butler," said there has been some progress among men becoming more open-minded about acceptable gender ...

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  13. Forest Whitaker's Broadway Debut In 'Hughie' Crashes In $3M LossRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Deadline

    ... Whitaker, one of Hollywood's most esteemed actors - an Oscar winner for The Last King Of Scotland and nominee for Bird - might have miscalculated the appeal of a role like Erie Smith for his Broadway debut. It certainly was a miscalculation for ...

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  14. Charlie Parker Biopic 'Bird' At Packing HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | CTNow.com

    The Packing House, an art and performance space in a repurposed mill in Willington, will show a classic jazz biopic this weekend. "Bird," from 1988, stars Forest Whitaker as saxophonist Charlie Parker .

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  15. Gig guide: February 24-March 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Star

    ... of Australia: Living on the Edge by Deirdre Bean, until May 29; Una Rey: The Reaming Room, until April 3; Stephen Bird: Bastard Son of Royal Doulton, until April 3; Extinct and Endangered - When Nature Calls University of Newcastle staff and ...

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  16. Did you know these international celebs were Ghanaians?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | GhanaWeb

    ... Space,' and more recently the Spartacus series. 2. Forest Whitaker - Actor Forest is noted for his movies including 'Bird,' 'Platoon,' 'Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai' and 'Lee Daniels' The Butler.' He was born on July 15, 1961. He couples as an ...

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  17. Tarantino & Morricone Settle The Score With 'Hateful Eight'- AwardsLineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Deadline

    ... and before I knew it I had a huge Ennio Morricone collection. The first soundtrack I ever bought was probably The Bird with the Crystal Plumage soundtrack. MORRICONE: I'll say something I said to Quentin when he first came to Rome to visit me: I've ...

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  18. Saturday Night Attitude Dancing To Some Powerful Scorpio MusicRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2015 | Aquarius Papers

    ... in the Summer of Love 1967, here's the Jefferson Airplane live doing "Today" and from the same gig, "Flyin' High Bird" This is an amazing score! It's a video of the Airplane on a rooftop in NYC in 1968, cranking it up in a great live and extremely ...

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  19. October 13: This Week on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HDRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | ComingSoon.net

    ... horror tale The Gallows and the Dwayne Johnson-led disaster blockbuster San Andreas . October 13 also brings home Brad Bird's family adventure Tomorrowland and, also from Walt Disney Pictures, a new Platinum edition of the animated classic Aladdin . ...

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  20. Savannah: Love at First SightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | The Huffington Post

    ... city and introduces you to its most captivating characters. Featured on the front cover of the book you'll see the " Bird Girl " statue originally located at the Bonaventure Cemetery. She has since been relocated to the Telfair Museum of Art. Take a ...

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