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  1. Minnie Driver Signs With CAARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... , and her other film credits include Barney's Version , The Phantom of the Opera , An Ideal Husband , Grosse Pointe Blank , Sleepers , Big Night and her feature debut, 1995's Circle of Friends . She also voiced lead characters in Disney's animated ...

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  2. Love Dares You to Care: David Bowie Made Me a Better ParentRead the original story

    Friday Jan 15 | Seattle Gay News

    ... is the heart of one of the most important scenes in my family's shared cinematic lexicon - from the film Grosse Pointe Blank. John Cusack, playing a hired killer in the midst of an existential crisis, stares into the eyes of an almost unconscionably ...

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  3. What do Brian Wilson, a martial artist and an activist priest have in common? John CusackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the Silk Road." "I've been doing martial arts for 30 years," says the actor, who notably fought in "Grosse Pointe Blank" with his longtime sensei, Benny Urquidez. "Dragon Blade," he says, "was more swords, but still, if you're a martial artist, you ...

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  4. Alan Arkin Briefly Hospitalized After Suffering Small StrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | News Max

    ... the grandfather in "Little Miss Sunshine." He's also scored roles in "Argo," "The Russians are Coming," "Grosse Pointe Blank," "Edward Scissorhands," and "Glengarry Glen Ross." His newest movie, "Going in Style," stars Michael Caine and Morgan ...

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  5. Alan Arkin is recovering from a mini-strokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... home. His other film credits include Grudge Match, Argo, Little Miss Sunshine, The Russians are Coming, Grosse Pointe Blank, Edward Scissorhands, Glengarry Glen Ross and The In- Laws.Karen Butler

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  6. 'Argo,' 'Little Miss Sunshine' Star Alan Arkin 'Fine' After Suffering Mini StrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | StarPulse.com

    ... e is just fine and his usual self." Arkin is also known for films including, "The Russians are Coming," "Grosse Pointe Blank," "Edward Scissorhands" and "Glengarry Glen Ross."

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  7. Alan Arkin -- Suffers Stroke ... No Major DamageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | TMZ.com

    The actor, who starred in "Little Miss Sunshine," "Argo," "The Russians are Coming," "Grosse Pointe Blank," "Edward Scissorhands" and "Glengarry Glen Ross" had what his people called a "mini stroke" Monday and was hospitalized and released Thursday. Arkin's latest movie, " Love the Coopers ," had a premiere at The Grove in L.A. Thursday night, and he was a no-show.

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  8. The English Beat to headline Spirit of the 80'sRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2015 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... the late '90s when John Cusack, playing a depressed hitman attending his 10-year high school reunion in "Grosse Pointe Blank," makes a key turn as the song plays in the background. The soundtrack, produced by Joe Strummer of The Clash, includes this ...

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  9. TV Diary quiz: Name these John Cusack filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... ic controller. 5. Tim Robbins. 6. Kate Beckinsale. 7. 1986. 8. U.S. air marshal. 9. Jennifer Tilly. 10. "Grosse Pointe Blank."

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  10. Half-baked stoner comedy 'American Ultra' misses its target Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Metro Times

    ... Vaughn ( Kick-Ass , Kingsmen: The Secret Service ), Quentin Tarantino, and even George Armitage ( Grosse Pointe Blank ) have found the right balance between gonzo violence and offbeat humor, Landis and Nourizadeh mostly flail about, awkwardly ...

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  11. 'Grosse Pointe Blank' Director George Armitage to be Honored at Oldenburg FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    The festival will show a retrospective of the crime-comedy specialist, whose work includes 'Miami Blues,' 'The Big Bounce' and 'Vigilante Force.' George Armitage , a cult director of the 1970s whose career got a late boost with the 1997 crime comedy Grosse Pointe Blank , will be honored at this year's Oldenburg Film Festival with a lifetime achievement award.

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  12. Guys and Dolls, Braveheart, Grosse Pointe Blank: films on TV todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | Radio Times

    A really terrific musical among whose charms is the fact that, as the gambler Sky Masterson, Marlon Brando gets to sing more songs than Frank Sinatra who was a bit good. Joseph L Mankiewicz's film about Broadway, gamblers, gangsters, low lifes and the Salvation Army was adapted brilliantly from Damon Runyan's short stories.

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  13. The English Beat to headline Spirit of the 80'sRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2015 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... the late '90s when John Cusack, playing a depressed hitman attending his 10-year high school reunion in "Grosse Pointe Blank," makes a key turn as the song plays in the background. The soundtrack, produced by Joe Strummer of The Clash, includes this ...

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  14. TV Diary quiz: Name these John Cusack filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... ic controller. 5. Tim Robbins. 6. Kate Beckinsale. 7. 1986. 8. U.S. air marshal. 9. Jennifer Tilly. 10. "Grosse Pointe Blank."

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  15. Jeremy Piven 'the biggest jerk in showbiz'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... usually opposite his real-life childhood buddy John Cusack in films such as Say Anything... and Grosse Pointe Blank . But where Piven really made an impression was playing hilariously vile men, such as the promiscuous writer Jerry in The Larry ...

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  16. The best movies on Netflix and other services this week are a different kettle of fishRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | PC World

    ... for the way that guys of a certain age think and act. It's part of an unofficial trilogy-bookended by Grosse Pointe Blank and Hot Tub Time Machine -by actor/writer John Cusack and writer/director Steve Pink, about men who look to their pasts for ...

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  17. The best movies on Netflix and other services this week are a different kettle of fishRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | PC World

    ... for the way that guys of a certain age think and act. It's part of an unofficial trilogy-bookended by Grosse Pointe Blank and Hot Tub Time Machine -by actor/writer John Cusack and writer/director Steve Pink, about men who look to their pasts for ...

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  18. Azalea, NBA star Young are engagedRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    ... y. Cusack, a longtime pop music aficionado, has starred in such pop-heavy movies as "High Fidelity" and "Grosse Pointe Blank," shares the role of Wilson with Paul Dano.

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  19. Film Review: "Barely Lethal"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... happen, but where the film really shines are in moments that recall the lesser-seen 1997 cult comedy "Grosse Pointe Blank" (in which John Cusack plays a professional hitman attending his 10-year reunion). Anytime Megan is surprised or hazed by a ...

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  20. John Cusack: Obama 'Worse Than Bush'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... that includes teen dramas ( Sixteen Candles , Say Anythinga ), quirky comedies ( Bullets over Broadway , Grosse Pointe Blank ), and whatever you'd call Con Air , you've made up your mind one way or the other. Directed by Bill Pohlad, the film ...

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