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  1. Things To Do Film: November 24-30Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Pordland Mercury

    In 1985, Gilliam's masterpiece on both fronts, Brazil was released-a delirious fever dream of dystopian sci-fi that blends the best of Fritz Lang and Steven Spielberg into a funny, sad, and scary satire. The only thing more audacious than the film is the story of Gilliam dragging Universal Pictures into a very public street fight to save his film from the scissor-happy hands of the studio-and winning .


  2. Astrological ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle Herald

    BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor, director and writer Terry Gilliam was born in Minneapolis on this date in 1940. This "Monty Python's Flying Circus" member earned a 1986 Oscar nomination for co-writing "Brazil."


  3. November 21 Digital, Blu-ray and DVD ReleasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... Martin Starr, Megan Mullally, Jeff Garlin and Nia Long. Jabberwocky After their tip-top releases of Time Bandits , Brazil , The Fisher King and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (see photo above), The Criterion Collection brings another one of director ...


  4. Saturday 12 November 1664Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 12 | Pepy's Diary

    ... anyone who hasn't once or twice pictured Jonathan Pryce reprising his Sam Lowry in the flying dream sequences of "Brazil" as our boy during some of his little fantasies of Lady C, etc? [Ever more ot-Pity Pryce is getting too old to do Pepys, I can't ...


  5. Short Films in Focus: "Turkey"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... to write about movies from their unique international perspectives. They include contributors from (alphabetically) Brazil, Canada, Egypt, Great Britain, India, Mexico, the Philippines, South Korea, Turkey and the U.S. They converge every year at ...


  6. Brazil with Michael PalinRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2017 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Brazil is the fifth largest country in the world -- both in terms of population and geography. Over 192 million people call this land their home.


  7. 10 Things You Didn't Know about Time BanditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Neatorama

    The 1981 movie Time Bandits was written, produced, and directed by Monty Python's Terry Gilliam. Unlike his later fantasies Brazil and The Adventures of Baron Munchausen , this film was aimed at children, and those who were kids in the 1980s remember the utterly wacky Time Bandits fondly.


  8. More on PlusRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2017 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... high hopes hinging on her success, she seeks to find a balance between her academic demands and outside interests. Brazil with Michael Palin "Out of Africa" In the country's northeast where modern Brazil was born, Palin visits the city of Sao Luis, ...


  9. Be it east or west, home is still best for adventure cyclist who took on the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | Braintree and Witham Times

    ... were to be their last. The recent tragic death of British adventurer Emma Kelty, who was killed by a drug gang in Brazil shows how vulnerable lone travellers are. Adrian, who now works in the medical ward at Southend Hospital , was aware of ...


  10. Brazil with Michael PalinRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2017 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Brazil is the fifth largest country in the world -- both in terms of population and geography. Over 192 million people call this land their home.


  11. St. Vincent Takes on Beauty Industrial Complex in Colorful 'Los Ageless' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | Billboard

    ... Other images include writhing plates of sea urchins, nurses pulling elastic skin on the singer's face a la Gilliam's Brazil and bored models in pink sitting under hair dryers. All along, St. Vincent strums one of her signature guitars and sings, ...


  12. St. Vincent's 'Los Ageless' Video Is Nightmare Fuel In Pepto PinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Clark gets blown away , is wrapped in plastic surgery bandages, and, in a moment that nods to Terry Gilliam's dystopian masterpiece Brazil , her cheeks are stretched out like wings of plastic skin. Nightmare fuel in soft hues.


  13. Kitchens and Their Evolving PersonalitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | The New York Times

    Douglas Friedman's kitchen in Marfa, Tex., looks more like a mysterious appliance or a piece of art furniture - perhaps imagined by Terry Gilliam for his dystopian satire, "Brazil" - than a room. It is, in fact, an object, rather than an assemblage of cabinetry, fixtures and hardware designed to be ordered by the foot and bolted to a wall.


  14. Fergie Has 'Time Of Her Life' In Brazil Post-SplitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 |

    If Fergie is upset about her breakup from Josh Duhamel ... she didn't make it obvious at her Rock in Rio after-party singing the ol' Black Eyed Peas track "The Time." Fergie jetted to Brazil after she and Josh announced their split last week .


  15. Fantastic Fest Fills the Card Massive list includes closing night filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... invasion, including films from *deep breath* India, Thailand, Switzerland, Denmark, Ireland, Latvia, South Africa, Brazil, Canada, Slovakia, Ukraine, Russia, Germany, Australia, Iceland, Norway, Mexico, and South Korea. Oh, and did we mention a ...


  16. Watch: The most disturbing ice cream commercial ever madeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Boing Boing

    ... and how it ends - more please! Here's a commercial that feels more like you're in the middle of a Terry Gilliam ( Brazil Part 2 ) movie than an ice cream ad. According to Time magazine on August 3rd, "Earlier this week, Halo Top became the ...


  17. Finally! Jonathan Pryce to Play Pope Francis in Netflix's The PopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 |

    At last! Since Pope Francis took his title in 2013, many pundits have predicted that Welsh actor Jonathan Pryce ( Brazil , Tomorrow Never Dies , Pirates of the Caribbean franchise) would one day play him given their uncanny resemblance. Now that day ...


  18. The Furniture: Brazil's Pungent Pot of Duct SoupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 |

    ... detail. I mean that quite seriously, though I'm also quoting the opening lines of Terry Gilliam's wacky and wonderful Brazil . It's a film with a lot of unique production design, for which art director Norman Garwood and set decorator Maggie Gray ...


  19. Federal Circuit Orders Rehearing En Banc in Nantkwest v. MatalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | JD Supra

    The first scene in the iconic dystopian 1985 sci-fi movie Brazil by Terry Gilliam is of a peaceful citizen being snatched from his comfy chair by jackbooted, black-clad members of a SWAT team, who unceremoniously stuff him into a body bag-restraint as they take him away. As a final insult, they leave something behind for his wife and family -- a bill, for the cost of taking him into custody.


  20. Director's Corner: 'Without shelter, people die' isn't just a hyperbolic sloganRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2017 | Real Change

    ... the failures of the housing market on the slim shoulders of Mark Putnam. He is, like Sam Lowry in Terry Gilliam's "Brazil," "a good man in a tight corner," and controls the vagaries of our overheated housing market like I control the weather. Which ...