Documentary Movies Newswire (Page 7)

Documentary Movies Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Documentary Movies. (Page 7)

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  1. Laurence Fishburne to star in 'Roots' miniseries remakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Evening Sun

    A&E Networks said Wednesday that Fishburne will play writer Alex Haley, whose novel about his African-American ancestry was the basis of the original TV miniseries. The new project will draw on the late Haley's novel, "Roots: The Saga of an American Family," along with new research, A&E said.

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  2. Rally in Support of LGBT Mural on Bryant and 24thRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Mission Local

    District Supervisor David Campos and others in the LGBT and arts communities have organized a rally for tonight at 6 p.m. in front of the LGBT mural at the Galeria de la Raza. The mural, by Manuel Paul of the Maricon Collective, has been vandalized four times and replaced three times.

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  3. Downtown from Mariposa StRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Mission Local

    Intro to Audio Production & Recording - Women's Audio Mission LEVEL 1 Date/Time: 6/1 - 7/20 - Monday Nights, 7:00-9:30PM Location: WAM Studio Sign up here: Learn audio recording and production in a professional recording studio environment! Women's Audio Mission is a nonprofit and professional recording studio in San Francisco dedicated to the advancement of women in... A show at Southern Exposure by Lauren Marie Taylor No Man's Land looks to science-fiction and the history of heroic robots, to explore the ways in which our machines reflect and embody our personal and national baggage.

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  4. Laurence Fishburne to Star in 'Roots' Remake for A+E NetworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Hollywood Reporter

    The 'Blackish' star will take on the role of Alex Haley that was originally portrayed by James Earl Jones in the 1977 original. Set to be simulcast on History, A&E and Lifetime, the Blackish star will play Alex Haley, the author of the novel Roots: The Saga of an American Family , an American family origin story based around the life of Kunta Kinte.

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  5. 'Roots': Laurence Fishburne plays Alex HaleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A+E Networks announced the casting of Fishburne. No scheduling has been announced for the event series, but it will air simultaneously on History, A&E and Lifetime.

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  6. Abraham Lincoln on LibertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | University City Review

    Let us re-adopt the Declaration of Independence, and with it, the practices, and policy, which harmonize with it. Let north and south - let all Americans - let all lovers of liberty everywhere - join in the great and good work.

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  7. John Wilkes Booth's Childhood HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | HistoryNet

    After the tragic events of April 1865, the New York Tribune printed a rumor that the local residents around Bel Air, Md., could easily believe: Abraham Lincoln was probably not the first man John Wilkes Booth ever killed. During the war, a small band of Unionists had camped not far from the Booth family home in Bel AirA -a small town in Harford County, east of Baltimore-which the family had named Tudor Hall.

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  8. Shia LaBeouf Is So Patriotic, He Screamed at Mt. Rushmore TouristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Mediaite.com

    Let it be said, here and now, that no one ever doubted Shia LaBeouf 's patriotism for these United States of America. Sure, between his allegation that a female fan raped him and his arrest at a Cabaret performance , the once innocent Even Stevens actor has had a rather interesting couple of years.

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  9. FedEx Drivers: Employees or Independent Contractors? The Ninth...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | jdsupra.com

    In a closely watched case last year, the Ninth Circuit ruled that FedEx's drivers are employees - not independent contractors - as a matter of law under California's "right-to-control" test. Alexander v.

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  10. Leytonstone Festival Has Something For EveryoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Londonist

    Leytonstone is a little bit of east London that has always punched above its weight. It's created talented people across all kinds of disciplines: from Damon Albarn to Alfred Hitchcock, Derek Jacobi to Fanny Cradock .

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  11. Sandra Bullock on joining "Minions" actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Reuters

    Oscar-winning actress Sandra Bullock talks about her archvillain character in ''Minions'', a big screen spin-off of the popular ''Despicable Me'' franchise. Rough cut .

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  12. Wisconsin Republican says marriage decision insults Christians who...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Raw Story

    A weekend-hating Wisconsin Republican said the Supreme Court ruling on marriage equality was an insult to Christians who died fighting the Civil War. Rep. Glenn Grothman told Milwaukee radio host Vicki McKenna that Americans had fought the "strong religious war to further a Christian lifestyle by getting rid of slavery," reported Right Wing Watch .

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  13. Greater tasks ahead than just lowering a flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | HeraldNet

    As we celebrate our nation's birthday on the Fourth of July, perhaps we should do some reflecting about our nation, especially as we consider last month's murder of nine black citizens in South Carolina. Our forefathers declared, "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."

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  14. The shop below the bridge - Wednesday, 01 July 2015 01:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Newberg Graphic

    Tucked in an oddly shaped building beneath the Southwest Capitol Highway bridge over Southwest Multnomah Boulevard, DeRosso Brothers Tattoo and Barber is a bit hard to find.

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  15. Confederate Flag Is LoweredRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Impudent Observer

    Confession. When I was in the US Army during the Korean War most of my buddies were boys from North Carolina or Georgia or Virginia and we usually had humorous encounters about being "Johnny Rebs" or "Damn Yankees."

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  16. Pop Filter Hot Pick: Comedian Jen Kirkman comes to Rex TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | POP City

    It has been exhilarating to watch the empowering recent success of women in comedy, from Amy Schumer, who unapologetically takes a sledgehammer to the patriarchy every week on her Comedy Central sketch show " Inside Amy Schumer," to Tracee Ellis Ross, who consistently performs excellent work on the sneaky-good network sitcom "Blackish," and of course Julia Louis-Dreyfuss, whose role as President Selena Meyer on HBO's "Veep" is arguably this decade's greatest comedic creation. As for former "Chelsea Lately" alum Jen Kirkman, it seems like she's been next up to take the big leap for a little while now.

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  17. The Record: Letters, Wednesday, July 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | NorthJersey.com

    The Civil War was the great turning point in the history of our republic since its inception in the American Revolution. The United States of America, under the leadership of Abraham Lincoln, prevailed in preserving our great union in the face of a rebellion that obsessively struggled to tear it apart.

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  18. KOTE goes to Hope GardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Gleaner

    Before introducing one of the unfamiliar, but talented, performers on Saturday's leg of the Kingston on the Edge urban arts festival, Maxine Walters spoke about the festival's mandate. It is to bring together "as many artistes from as many places as possible, to get us out of that zone, Kingston, and to bring more people to enjoy the beauty of what we have and the beauty of what we can do," Walters said.

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  19. Fire Erupts on San Carlos and 21st StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Mission Local

    A fire broke out sometime around 6:30 p.m. this evening spewing flames and smoke into air in a blaze that looked as if it was isolated at the rooftop of a two story building on the corner of San Carlos and 21st Streets. Onlookers gathered to watch as four fire engines swung onto the street to battle the a blaze that was later categorized as a one-alarm fire.

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  20. 'American Sniper' screenwriter to make directorial debut...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | TheCelebrityCafe

    Writing the highest-grossing film of last year gives you some liberties in Hollywood, but screenwriter Jason Hall will stay in familiar territory for his next project. After writing one war story, American Sniper , Hall is jumping to another.

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