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  1. ISIS 'forces' Michael Caine to legally change his nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Al Bawaba

    ... to his agent. Mr Caine, who has starred in blockbuster movies including The Dark Knight, The Italian Job, Get Carter and Zulu, said his agant lined up an audition but told him he could 'not be Michael White'. He explained how he was in a telephone ...

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  2. I salute Michael Caine's idea to bring back national serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Mirror.co.uk

    Sir Michael Caine is a British icon. I've got a painting of him as gangster Jack Carter from the movie Get Carter in my kitchen.

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  3. Now my name really is Michael Caine: ISIS terror threat forces...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Daily Mail

    ... to his agent. Mr Caine, who has starred in blockbuster movies including The Dark Knight, The Italian Job, Get Carter and Zulu, said his agant lined up an audition but told him he could 'not be Michael White'. He explained how he was in a telephone ...

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  4. Sylvester Stallone then and now: 'Rocky' through 'The Expendables 3'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Newsday

    ... "Cop Land" during the 50th International Cannes Film festival. The 2000 remake of Michael Caine's 1971 film, "Get Carter," stars Stallone as Jack Carter, a Las Vegas mob casino financial enforcer, who returns home after his brother dies in a car ...

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  5. INTERVIEW: Author Helen Walsh on her first film, being chased by drug ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Warrington Guardian

    ... reframe, re-imagine." But Helen received her best advice - and a confidence boost - over a cup of tea with Get Carter director Mike Hodges. "He told me that you don't learn to direct in film school, you learn on the job - in the first 48 hours," she ...

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  6. 'Cars 2' has more going for it than the originalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... Caine to this sequel as he makes Finn McMissile a cross between James Bond and the character he played in "Get Carter." Years after his performance in that classic, Caine remains as cool as ever and not just because his car has an endless number of ...

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  7. Dave Franco: 'I Still Can't Believe I Get To Work With Michael Caine'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | ContactMusic.com

    ... who plays illusionist Jack Wilder, also reteamed Morgan Freeman and Woody Harrelson for the project, but it was Get Carter star Caine who left him weak at the knees. "It's interesting, because the entire cast gets along so well, it's almost a family ...

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  8. Another Howard Linskey novel means yet another gruesome North East murderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    ... will have bunged a body on it. The whole region's a crime scene in the making, it seems. Mike Hodges, director of Get Carter, could hardly disagree - he relocated a novel set in Scunthorpe to Tyneside to make the gore and violence it contained seem ...

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  9. Paul Struthers has one of 'the finest minds in the game'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Sporting Life

    ... or replacing the aged stands in the near future. Little has been done since Michael Caine attended the races in "Get Carter", and that

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  10. Arty facts: VAG goes to Kelowna, Sam Payne Awards, Romeo kicks off Bard on the BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... for 2015, recognizing his outstanding body of work. A Gemini-nominated actor whose credits include The Tall Man, Get Carter, Smallville and McGyver, Sanford was awarded the Sam Payne Award, which "recognizes a performer whose personal ...

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  11. Stephen E. MIller and Garwin Sanford win Sam Payne awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Georgia Straight

    ... acted in more than 40 plays and his screen credits are in the hundreds. Sanford, who's appeared in The Tall Man , Get Carter, The Barber , Smallville , Airwolf , MacGyver , The Outer Limits , Earth: Final Conflict , Dark Angel , So Weird , and ...

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  12. Watch 'lost' TV footage from 1960s Gateshead. Anyone know these four people?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    ... station, Channel 8. "The people in it are talking about the pros and cons of what would come to be known as the 'Get Carter car park' after a famous scene from the Michael Caine film was shot there." There is no exact date on the film, but as the ...

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  13. Michael Caine reflects on "Youth" and old ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... known just about everywhere. Some know him as the star of British classics like "Aflie," "The Italian Job" and "Get Carter." Others know him as Batman's butler (and a regular of just about every Christopher Nolan movie). Some might even know him ...

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  14. Theatre review: Get Carter at Citizen's Theatre, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    THE COFFIN that sits centre stage at the opening of Northern Stage's new dramatisation of Ted Lewis' grim slice of post-1960s pulp fiction is as symbolic of the demise of northern England's industrial powerhouse as the mountain of bricks behind it. It is also what drags local tough guy made good Jack Carter back from the affluent south to make a prodigal's return to bury his brother Frank.

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  15. Lessons for today in a well-loved pulp thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    TORBEN Betts had not seen Get Carter when he was asked to write a stage version for the Newcastle-based Northern Stage company. The award-winning playwright knew that Mike Hodges' iconic 1971 gangster film had starred Michael Caine as an oddly cockney-sounding prodigal returning to a bombed-out Tyneside following the death of his brother, but that was about it.

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  16. Geordie noir thriller Get Carter proves 'gritty and intense' from start to finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Wimbledon Guardian

    It's rough, tough and expletive-laden - but this is what makes Get Carter the fantastically gritty production that it is. I must confess, like a lot of plays with a famous silver screen version, I have not seen the Michael Caine film so had no high expectations.

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  17. Theatre review: Get Carter at Citizen's Theatre, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    THE COFFIN that sits centre stage at the opening of Northern Stage's new dramatisation of Ted Lewis' grim slice of post-1960s pulp fiction is as symbolic of the demise of northern England's industrial powerhouse as the mountain of bricks behind it. It is also what drags local tough guy made good Jack Carter back from the affluent south to make a prodigal's return to bury his brother Frank.

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  18. 'Alfie' is a classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | Examiner.com

    Recently, this column reviewed "Get Carter," a classic Michael Caine film that was remade in the early 2000s. Known for his cockney accent and his dashing good looks, Caine is, of course, one of the most talented of British actors.

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  19. Theatre review: Get Carter at Citizen's Theatre, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    THE COFFIN that sits centre stage at the opening of Northern Stage's new dramatisation of Ted Lewis' grim slice of post-1960s pulp fiction is as symbolic of the demise of northern England's industrial powerhouse as the mountain of bricks behind it. It is also what drags local tough guy made good Jack Carter back from the affluent south to make a prodigal's return to bury his brother Frank.

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  20. 'Get Carter' is a classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... But organized crime exists in other environs as well. For an older film taking place in England, there is " Get Carter ," which was released in 1971. The movie is based on the book "Jack's Return Home" by Ted Lewis. In "Get Carter," London-based ...

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