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  1. Karachi-raised writer publishes her version of the novel 'Little Women'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    It was a novel written in 1868 but 'Little Women', the Louisa May Alcott classic about four sisters' passage from childhood to womanhood, finds relevance even today. Recently, Pakistani author and journalist Sarvat Hasin published her version of the story, This Wide Night , which transports the March girls to a backdrop of Karachi of the '70s.

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  2. 31 Days Until OscarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... Oscars so they knew of him straight from the get-go. But nothing seemed to do it -- not literary adaptations ( Little Women, The Portrait of a Lady ), neither relationship dramas ( Metroland, Laurel Canyon ), nor glam rock epics ( Velvet Goldmine ). ...

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  3. Book Review: "Mary Astor's Purple Diary: The Great American Sex Scandal of 1936"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... respectable. Later, Astor had a whole second career playing warm-hearted matriarchs ("Meet Me in St. Louis," " Little Women "), and one fabulous butch-pantsuit-wearing cigarette-smoking casino-owning matriarch in the homoerotic fever-dream "Desert ...

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  4. Holllywood actress Margaret O'Brien turns 80 this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... as a child, little Margaret was thrilled to tackle many roles based on the books she grew up reading such as "Little Women," "Jane Eyre" and "The Secret Garden." "How many children get to play a character from their favorite books?" she asked. "I ...

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  5. Better Late Than Never: On Blooming as a ReaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    ... I've just started reading The Glass Key (on Chandler's recommendation) and may be starting on a Hammett binge. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott . Of course this is a book I felt like I'd read because I know so much about it. At some point I may ...

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  6. Tonight's Movie: Hidden FiguresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    ... encourages talent. Costner fans will enjoy him in this. And as someone who first saw Kirsten Dunst as Amy in LITTLE WOMEN (1994), it was a surprise to realize that time has marched on! The cast also includes Jim Parsons, Mahershala Ali, Kimberly ...

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  7. Movies: Special screeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Gillian Armstrong's 1994 version of Louisa May Alcott's "Little Women," about a mother and daughters Jo , Meg , Beth and Amy in New England during the Civil War.

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  8. Forget the movie date - seeing a film is a perfect solo activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | The Gazette

    ... a movie is by yourself. One of the first experiences that convinced me of this was in 1994, when I went to see "Little Women" in the small Vermont town where my family was living at the time and cried so hard when Beth (Claire Danes) died that a ...

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  9. Forget the movie date: Seeing a film is a perfect solo activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... a movie is by yourself. One of the first experiences that convinced me of this was in 1994, when I went to see "Little Women" in the small Vermont town where my family was living at the time and cried so hard when Beth (Claire Danes) died that a ...

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  10. Opinion: Forget the movie date - the best way to see a movie is by yourselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... a movie is by yourself. One of the first experiences that convinced me of this was in 1994, when I went to see "Little Women" in the small Vermont town where my family was living at the time and cried so hard when Beth (Claire Danes) died that a ...

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  11. Forget the movie date. Seeing a film is a perfect solo activity.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... a movie is by yourself. One of the first experiences that convinced me of this was in 1994, when I went to see "Little Women" in the small Vermont town where my family was living at the time and cried so hard when Beth (Claire Danes) died that a ...

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  12. Christmas Classics: Little WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    You can have your Christmas Story or your It's a Wonderful Life . For me, my Christmas movie will always be Gillian Armstrong's Little Women , which took its bow Christmas Day, 1994, and has kept a place in my heart ever since.

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  13. Jennifer Lawrence Has Remedied Her Gross Kissing Scene BehaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Refinery 29

    ... -style meltdown? Or did JLaw just realize that you don't waste the opportunity to lay one on Laurie from Little Women ? Either way, we're sure Bale is grateful. But future love interests should maybe have a word with Craft Services first, just to be ...

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  14. Louisa May Alcott Google Doodle Makes Us Want To Read 'Little Women' AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Switched

    ... I go into my castle, something heroic or wonderful that won't be forgotten after I'm dead," Jo March says in Little Women. "I don't know what, but I'm on the watch for it, and mean to astonish you all some day." "Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's fourth ...

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  15. 'Romeo + Juliet' 20 Years Later: Leonardo DiCaprio + Claire Danes on the Cusp of Worldwide StardomRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | ETonline

    ... short-lived series, My So-Called Life , with another up-and-comer, Jared Leto , and a child star-making role in Little Women . A year later, she would be seen in her first major adult role as Matt Damon's onscreen wife in Francis Ford Coppola's The ...

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  16. Little Women and Private Lives to be performed at Keighley Playhouse this winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    A VARIED theatrical offering will be on stage at Keighley Playhouse this winter with audiences promised poignancy, romance and humour in two very different plays. From November 28 to December 3, the theatre will be presenting Peter Clapham's stage adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's book 'Little Women', which was first published in 1868.

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  17. Horoscope: October 29, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Winona Ryder was born in Winona, Minn., on this date in 1971. This birthday gal earned Oscar nominations for her performances in "Little Women" and "The Age of Innocence," respectively.

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  18. On a Clear Day You Can See Anniversaries ForeverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... Byington is born in Colorado Springs. Goes on to supporting actress glory in Hollywood including Marmee in Little Women (1933, her feature debut) and an Oscar nomination as the eccentric hobbyist mom in You Can't Take It With You (1938). Curiously ...

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  19. DVD Obscura: The New Indie and International Movies You Need to WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | Movies.com

    ... Lemmon in Some Like It Hot . In Women He's Undressed (Wolfe), legendary Australian director Gillian Armstrong ( Little Women , My Brilliant Career ) throws a spotlight on her famous fellow Aussie, as a countryman who not only made it big in ...

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  20. Wave of dark new shows marks true crimea s revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | The Day

    ... glorious age of television, it focused more on its reality programming (“Dance Moms,” the “Little Women” franchise), impact dramas (the “Flowers in the Attic” films, a Lizzie Borden miniseries) and a select ...

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