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  1. Children act in play on notorious Belgian criminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | The Peninsula

    Paris: A controversial theatre director is using children to stage a story about how Belgium has been traumatised by the paedophile killer Marc Dutroux, who kidnapped and raped six little girls. Milo Rau, who shot to fame for his acclaimed play "The Last Days of the Ceausescus" about Romania's former communist dictators, said he worked for six months with child actors and psychologists before staging "Five Easy Pieces".

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  2. From James Dean to Jon Hamm, Lois Smith recounts Hollywood memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    ... always like this.'" The editor also added something from her most recent film, The Nice Guys, as well as Five Easy Pieces and the scene with Dean in East of Eden . "Why not show them how long I've been around and what some of the early things were?" ...

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  3. Jack Nicholson month at the Balboa TheatreRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2017 | SFGate

    Jack Nicholson in January: Forget 2016 - let's ring in 2017 with some meat and potatoes. Or plain toast, as Jack wants in the great "Five Easy Pieces," which he has to order in this way: "A chicken salad sandwich on wheat toast, no mayonnaise, no butter, no lettuce.

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  4. Fannie Flagg: Nurtured by Birmingham's Theatrical SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Wall Street Journal

    The 'Fried Green Tomatoes' author, born into a family of film projectionists in Alabama, started writing comic plays in grammar school Fannie Flagg, 72, is an actress, comedian and author who has appeared in nine films, including "Five Easy Pieces" and "Grease." Her nine novels include "Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe" and, most recently, "The Whole Town's Talking" .

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  5. Verbinski on His New Thriller and What Went Wrong with Lone RangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | IGN

    ... Verbinski: That's so funny. We were shooting that scene and I told Dane to look at Jack [Nicholson] from Five Easy Pieces. Put the chicken in between your legs. He should have the skill set. When he senses he's being played, he's not a fool. He's ...

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  6. The Parable Of The Toasted SubRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | Minyanville

    ... be untoasted. No exceptions. Now being of a certain age, I flashed back to Jack Nicholson's famous scene in Five Easy Pieces of trying to order plain toast by holding everything else on a chicken salad sandwich. But why aggravate Badger and Skinny ...

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  7. Birmingham film scene thrives 40 years after "Stay Hungry"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Alabama Live

    One year earlier, director Bob Rafelson-of Best Picture nominee "Five Easy Pieces" fame-had wrapped production on his fourth film, "Stay Hungry," which was filmed entirely in the city of Birmingham and its suburbs. And on April 23, 1976, viewers all across the country were given an intimate look at the Magic City.

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  8. The Sonic Cafe: Sonic Cafe #2, Segment 1Read the original story

    Nov 5, 2016 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... Artist Dire Straits Album Sultans Of Swing Year 1998 Song 12 No Substitutions Artist Jack Nicholson Album Five Easy Pieces Year 1970 Song 13 Meaningless Artist Cafe Jacques Album Round The Back Year 1977 Song 14 Let's Stay Together Artist Al Green ...

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  9. Quentin Tarantino Is Researching 1970 for His Next ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | /film

    ... l Plumage, Claude Chabrol's The Butcher, Billy Wilder's The Private Life Of Sherlock Holmes, Bob Rafelson's Five Easy Pieces, Jack Nicholson's Drive, He Said, Russ Meyer's Beyond The Valley Of The Dolls, and Robert Altman's MASH.

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  10. Quentin Tarantino Talks Up His 1970 Project At Lumiere FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | Deadline

    ... ; Claude Chabrol's The Butcher ; Billy Wilder's The Private Life Of Sherlock Holmes ; Bob Rafelson's Five Easy Pieces ; Jack Nicholson's Drive, He Said ; Russ Meyer's Beyond The Valley Of The Dolls ; and Robert Altman's MASH . The latter film was ...

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  11. Why Bruce Campbell Got Stoned Shooting Evil DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Cinema Blend News

    ... out just as good. We did, in fact, smoke marijuana because we had heard, in the famous Jack Nicholson movie Five Easy Pieces -- no, Easy Rider -- that he smoked like 47 joints before he shot that scene. And I thought, if he can go on to become a ...

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  12. Alexander on American Property Law DoctrineRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2016 | PropertyProf Blog

    Gregory Alexander has posted Five Easy Pieces: Recurrent Themes in American Property Law on SSRN. Here's the abstract: The title of my article, "Five Easy Pieces," may not resonate with those of you who are too young to remember Jack Nicholson as a budding young movie star cut out of the James Dean mold.

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  13. On this day: August 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2016 | KAEF

    Black earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for "Five Easy Pieces," a role that also earned her a Golden Globe. She also received a Golden Globe for "The Great Gatsby" and was nominated for "The Day of the Locust."

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  14. Flashback: Easy Rider - " Dennis Hopper's counter-culture blockbusterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    ... by Hopper, already notorious as a Hollywood bad boy. Like some of the US films that followed Bob Rafelson's Five Easy Pieces , for instance Easy Rider drew heavily on the European art-house tradition rather than Hollywood, referencing films by ...

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  15. Andy MereyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | DurhamRegion.com

    ... worthwhile road movies: The Hitch-hiker (1953, director: Ida Lupino); Easy Rider (1969), d. Dennis Hopper); Five Easy Pieces (1970, d. Bob Rafelson); Vanishing Point (1971, d. Richard C. Sarafian); Two-Lane Blacktop (1971, d. Monte Hellman); Duel ...

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  16. Andy MereyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | DurhamRegion.com

    ... worthwhile road movies: The Hitch-hiker (1953, director: Ida Lupino); Easy Rider (1969), d. Dennis Hopper); Five Easy Pieces (1970, d. Bob Rafelson); Vanishing Point (1971, d. Richard C. Sarafian); Two-Lane Blacktop (1971, d. Monte Hellman); Duel ...

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