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  1. 35 years later, 'All That Jazz' is Fosse's undisputed masterpieceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... year he won the rare Triple Crown), another was based on a stage play on a controversial but legendary comic (1974's Lenny ), and a fourth was based on an article written about the death of a Playboy Playmate at the hands of his jealous boyfriend ...

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  2. All That Jazz (1979) (Blu-ray) Criterion CollectionRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | DVD Verdict

    ... a film (which is the position writer/director Bob Fosse found himself in 1975, trying to mount Chicago while finishing Lenny ). If that weren't enough, he's also trying to sleep with every woman in his dance company, and he can only keep the pace up ...

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  3. All that Jazz Criterion Blu-ray ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | Collider

    ... on the life of Fosse himself, drawing inspiration from the time when he was trying to simultaneously edit his film Lenny while also staging the 1975 Broadway production of Chicago . I describe it more as a self-portrait than an autobiography, as ...

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  4. DVD Review: Decent extras accompany 'All That Jazz'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Glendale News-Press

    ... have any interest at all in Fosse - who truly revolutionized Broadway choreography and also directed "Cabaret" and "Lenny" - this is a must-have package. ANDY KLEIN is the film critic for Marquee. He can also be heard on "FilmWeek" on KPCC-FM ...

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  5. A weak audio track tarnishes the brilliance of Bob Fosse's "All That Jazz"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... it bad at both ends, mounting a Broadway musical while editing his new film (Fosse did, too, with "Chicago" and "Lenny"). He starts the day with bennies and booze, smokes incessantly even in the shower and is juggling relationships. His heart is ...

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  6. Happy birthday Dustin Hoffman: HoroscopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Hellomagazine.com

    ... Best Actor Oscar nomination in 1969. During the Seventies he was short-listed twice in Oscar nominations for 1974's Lenny and won a Best Actor gong for 1979's Kramer Vs Kramer . On a hot streak, he was in the running again in 1982 for Tootsie , in ...

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  7. Courtney Love Says Kurt Cobain Biopic Will Begin Filming Next YearRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | 411mania.com

    ... the Picture' and 'Crossfire Hurricane,' has done a Kurt Cobain documentary. He's based it a little bit on the movie 'Lenny,' the one with Dustin Hoffman. It's not like a 'Behind the Music' doc. The only people talking in it are (Nirvana bassist) ...

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  8. Courtney hopes to start Kurt biopic next year, writing her own bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... the Picture' and 'Crossfire Hurricane,' has done a Kurt Cobain documentary. He's based it a little bit on the movie 'Lenny,' the one with Dustin Hoffman. It's not like a 'Behind the Music' doc. The only people talking in it are (Nirvana bassist) ...

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  9. SiriusXM's July 4 Firing Of Opie & Anthony Host Raises Free Speech IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Deadline

    ... job was turned dehumanizing. I'm not sure anyone even complained, much less called for Stern's ouster. Comedian Lenny Bruce used polarizing words in his stand-up act, claiming that airing such words demystified them and robbed them of their power. ...

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