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  1. The Morning Line, 9/20Read the original story

    Wednesday | Cincinnati.com

    ... like him or not. Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/2wGxLLb There is a scene in my favorite movie, Diner, in which two losers played by Kevin Bacon and Mickey Rourke happen upon a young woman riding a horse on an estate by a road ...

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  2. Birthday quiz: One tough dudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    He earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor and a Golden Globe and BAFTA for his role in 2008's "The Wrestler." 1952: Actor Mickey Rourke, best known for movies such as "Diner," "Rumble Fish," "9A1 2 Weeks," "Sin City," "The Expendables" and "The Wrestler," is born Philip Andre Rourke Jr. in Schenectady, New York.

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  3. Director Barry Levinson, 'The Humbling' At Ridgefield PlayhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | CTNow.com

    ... for directing "Rain Man" and directed the classics "Good Morning Vietnam," "Wag the Dog," "Bugsy," "The Natural" and "Diner," is bringing his latest film to Ridgefield Playhouse. "The Humbling" stars Al Pacino , Dianne Wiest and Great Gerwig in a ...

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  4. Stephen Bogardus Stars in Something Wicked this Way Comes Musical...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of Winn-Dixie (April 2015) by Duncan Sheik and Nell Benjamin , Maurice Hines ' Tappin' Thru Life (September 2015), and Diner (December 2015) by Barry Levinson and Sheryl Crow , which broke a 37-year box office record. Since Bud Martin 's arrival in ...

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  5. Movies: A look back at the films people were watching 35 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... other, smaller, more eccentric pictures came and went in 1982, the year I turned 21. For example, Barry Levinson's "Diner," which is a really good film to see when you've turned 21. I saw it again the other day for the first time in decades. It's a ...

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  6. Where were you in - 82? What we saw at the movies that yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | Post-Bulletin

    ... other, smaller, more eccentric pictures came and went in 1982, the year I turned 21. For example: Barry Levinson's "Diner," which is a really good film to see when you've turned 21. I saw it again the other day for the first time in decades. It's a ...

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  7. How Steve Guttenberg Feels About - Simpsons' Jab in Alf...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | SFGate

    ... who went to see 'Police Academy.'" "Then again, in reality, it's the same people who saw [my smaller projects like] 'Diner' or 'The Day After,' who even 'Family' [that] I did years ago, a serious television show," he added. "Even though it's a funny ...

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  8. Where Were You in 1982? The most memorable movies of that yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... other, smaller, more eccentric pictures came and went in 1982, the year I turned 21. For example: Barry Levinson's Diner , which is a really good film to see when you've turned 21. I saw it again the other day for the first time in decades. It's a ...

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  9. Where were you in '82? What we saw at the movies that yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... other, smaller, more eccentric pictures came and went in 1982, the year I turned 21. For example: Barry Levinson's "Diner," which is a really good film to see when you've turned 21. I saw it again the other day for the first time in decades. It's a ...

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  10. Today in Movie Culture: 'The Shining" as a Musical, ILM's 'Kong: Skull Island' VFX Breakdown and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | Movies.com

    What if The Shining was a musical? Here's a number between Jack and Grady reworking a scene in Stanley Kubrick's classic: You've seen the trailer for American Made , now watch it again with commentary from director Doug Liman via IMDb: Watch a Jumanji fan make a perfect replica of the movie's board game in this time-lapse video : Daniel Stern, who turns 60 today, with co-star Ellen Barkin and director Barry Levinson on the set of Diner in 1981: Editor Catherine Grant pays tribute to the late Tobe Hooper with a look at three of his most terrifying scenes, from Salem's Lot and Poltergeist : The latest video essay from Now You See It explains how to properly write a plot twist: Wait, is this really not actually Emma Watson in an acutal shot from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows ? That's some perfect cosplay: Today is the 25th anniversary of the release of Honeymoon in Vegas .

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  11. 1987 revisited: Scribes, World War II through the eyes of babes and Mickey RourkeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... drum loudly and harkens back to a time when cinema celebrated the American worker. Following his breakout 1982 film, "Diner," Barry Levinson made a string of larger-scales hits, including "The Natural," "Good Morning, Vietnam" and the Oscar-winning ...

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  12. Mickey Rourke sued for $40,000 over Tribeca loftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... his first and only Oscar nomination, more than two decades after he shot to fame with his roles in films including 'Diner' and 'The Pope of Greenwich Village.' The $10,000-a-month property features two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a working ...

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  13. Steve Guttenberg believes 'Ballers' goes beyond being a football show for male viewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Newsday

    ... hero of a movie, because he's honest and he listens." Guttenberg, 58, rose to fame appearing in 1980s movies such as "Diner," "Police Academy," "Cocoon" and "Three Men and a Baby." Before that he grew up on Long Island mostly as a "Mets/Jets guy," ...

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  14. Barry Levinson On 'Wizard Of Lies', Bernie Madoff And The Modern American CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Deadline

    ... With [casting director] Ellen Chenoweth, who I've worked with a lot of times over the years, going all the way back to Diner "What about so and so?" You just start going through that process of trying to put together a cast that works. I don't know ...

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  15. DinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | LA Weekly

    Barry Levinson's deceptively nostalgic Diner - a veritable catalog of 1950s cultural attitudes and artifacts - has survived as a touching and tender interrogation of masculinity on the cusp of adulthood. Mickey Rourke, Steve Guttenberg, Kevin Bacon, Daniel Stern and Tim Daly hang around the titular institution and talk about girls, jobs and getting older.

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  16. Al Pacino to portray Joe Paterno in HBO movie, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... vinson is also an Academy Award winner, earning a Best Director nod for "Rain Man" in 1988. His other credits include "Diner," "Good Morning Vietnam" and "Wag the Dog."

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  17. How The Wizard of Lies, starring Robert de Niro, made a man out of a monsterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | The Age

    ... to solve the question of what makes (Madoff) tick," says Levinson, whose three-decade-plus career includes the films Diner , Rain Man and Wag the Dog . "Looking at his family, I was reminded somewhat of the Arthur Miller play All My Sons , which ...

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  18. HBO's Bernie Madoff 'Wizard of Lies' Author: It Can Happen AgainRead the original story

    May 19, 2017 | Fox News

    ... and the Death of Trust" and bringing it to life on the small screen. Directed by Hollywood legend Barry Levinson ("Diner," "Rain Man") and starring Robert DeNiro ("Raging Bull," "The Godfather II") as Bernie Madoff and Michelle Pfeiffer ("The ...

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  19. Baltimore Native Barry Levinson Screens Newest Film at Md. Film FestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... De Niro. Michelle Pfeiffer plays his wife, Ruth. Barry Levinson, 75, is known locally for his films set in Baltimore, "Diner," "Tin Men," "Avalon" and "Liberty Heights." The documentary on his inspiration for "Diner," called "Diner Guys," was ...

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  20. Will 'Wizard Of Lies' Bring Out The Anti-Semites? Barry Levinson Doesn't CareRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Forward

    ... beneficial [to Jews], then you are censoring yourself in ways you don't understand." Levinson ("Rain Man," "Bugsy," "Diner") has mined his Jewish heritage before and described his Baltimore upbringing in "Liberty Heights," and "Avalon," the latter ...

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