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  1. The ComedianRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... repository of outrageous tales. Hackford has more than a few first-rate pictures under his belt, including 2004's " Ray " and the underseen "Blood In, Blood Out." And the cast is spectacular, by 1980 standards and by those of 2016. Robert De Niro, ...

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  2. 'The Comedian': Can't work the crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Davis Enterprise

    ... A-list director of hits such as "An Officer and a Gentleman" and "Against All Odds" has stumbled lately, with 2004's "Ray" being his most recent success. "Love Ranch" and "Parker" did nothing for his rA sumA , and this new effort doesn't ...

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  3. Movie review: "The Comedian" isn't coming off as funnyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Denver Post

    ... film something of a mystery, although it's far from a thriller. Consider yourself warned. The movie by Taylor Hackford ("Ray") is at heart a shaggy dog story: long, pointless, inconsequential and filled with odd details. Although it hints at the ...

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  4. The fling of comedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Mountain View Voice

    ... Newell all flitted on and off this weakly defined story before it landed with the obviously ill-suited Taylor Hackford ("Ray"). "The Comedian" is fluffy when it should be dark-tinged, and laughably self-serious when it should be funny. Spoiler: it ...

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  5. Review: 'The Comedian,' starring Robert De NiroRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | The Gate

    ... and says it in the most audience insulting ways possible. The insulting tone of the latest film from Taylor Hackford ( Ray , The Devil's Advocate ) seems to be intentional, considering that it's the story of an edgy, past-his-prime provocateur, but ...

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  6. Movie review: Robert De Niro can't save 'The Comedian'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... mix of both. Director Taylor Hackford, who makes a great film about once every 20 years ("An Officer and a Gentleman," "Ray"), shepherds this tale of a man with anger-management issues - some of which stem from Jackie Burke's long-ago TV sitcom fame ...

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  7. Funny is as funny does. Robert De Niro's latest misfire, The Comedian, doesn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Canada.com

    ... roasts. And there was director Taylor Hackford, who made An Officer and a Gentleman and, more recently, the biopic Ray. So we know they can do good work - just not in this case. But I'm going to lay the blame on Robert De Niro, who has been trying ...

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  8. De Niro's Lackluster Comedian Is Worthy of Your InsultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | D Magazine

    ... instead of providing any meaningful insight. Indeed, this bittersweet character study from director Taylor Hackford ( Ray ) features some amusing performances and hilarious snippets, but they're overwhelmed by a grumpy-old-man bit that feels stale ...

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  9. 'The Comedian' review: Robert De Niro flick falls flatRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Newsday

    ... but slightly helpless - Harmony could use a few laughs now that her marriage has ended. Directed by Taylor Hackford ("Ray"), "The Comedian" hums along nicely for a stretch as Jackie whisks Harmony through the New York City comedy scene. Jackie's ...

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  10. This Oscar-winning director reveals the secrets of working...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Taylor Hackford is a veteran director who, over his 45-plus-year career, has created some of Hollywood's most memorable works. Finding notice in the late 1970s by winning an Oscar for his short film "Teenage Father," he's gone on to direct notable titles including "An Officer and a Gentleman" and "Ray."

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  11. De Niro's Stand-Up Won't Slay You, but The Comedian Has Its CharmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Denver Westword

    ... charisma, even if the final scenes let her down. Not much of this is funny, and none is outrageous; director Hackford ( Ray , The Devil's Advocate , An Officer and a Gentleman ) is more adept at melodrama than comedy set pieces. But The Comedian has ...

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  12. Opening Credits: "The Comedian", "Elle", "Rings", "The Space Between Us"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... member. The project went through many crew changes over five years before landing with director Taylor Hackford ("Ray") and co-stars Leslie Mann ("Funny People") and Danny DeVito ("The Lorax"). 2 hr; R. Elle: After two decades in Hollywood, ...

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  13. 'The Comedian,' starring Robert De Niro, shot in LevittownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Newsday

    ... that De Niro is standing on. According to Governor's talent coordinator, John Trueson, director Taylor Hackford ("Ray," "An Officer and a Gentleman") set up camp at the club for a total of five days in late March. "Occasionally, the director would ...

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  14. Kerry Washington, kickin' it at 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | USA Today

    ... at their Founders Day Dinner at the Midwest Express Center, on Feb. 16, 2008, in Milwaukee, Wisc. Jamie Foxx as Ray Charles sizes up Kerry Washington, his future wife Della Bea Robinson, in a scene from the motion picture 'Ray' Kerry Washington as ...

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  15. January 31 celebrity birthdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | KFVS12

    ... in the ABC political drama Scandal. On the big screen she's had roles in Django Unchained, The Last King of Scotland and Ray. Kerry Washington is 40 today.

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  16. Kerry Washington stuns at Producers Guild AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... Pope, a crisis management expert to politicians and power brokers in Washington DC. She has also starred in 2004's Ray, 2005's Fantastic Four and 2006's The Last King Of Scotland. This year she portrayed Anita Hill in the HBO television film ...

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  17. Moontower 6: More Headliners Jay Pharaoh, Chris Hardwick, Morgan Murphy join 2017 lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... Big Jay Oakerson Patton Oswalt Eddie Pepitone Rojo Perez Jay Pharaoh Chris Porter Brian Posehn Colin Quinn Adam Ray Erica Rhodes Matt Sadler Brendan Schaub Danielle Schneider The Sklar Brothers Dave Smith Dan Soder Sarah Tiana Melissa Villasenor ...

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  18. Kerry Washington: I'm proud to be American in spite of TrumpRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2017 | Ballymoney and Moyle Times

    ... which I won't, it would be for the country, not for the person." Washington, who starred in Oscar-winning film Ray and Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained, said before the US election result that voting for Mr Trump was "voting against our best ...

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  19. Exclusive The Comedian Clip with Robert De NiroRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | ComingSoon.net

    ... own emotional damage and emerge as better people. The film is directed by Taylor Hackford ( An Officer and a Gentleman , Ray ) from a story by Art Linson and screenplay by Linson, Jeffrey Ross, Richard LaGravenese, and Lewis Friedman.

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  20. Kerry Washington insists she's a 'proud' American despite concerns over Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... "I love our country. I love being an American and what we stand for. Washington, who starred in Oscar-winning film Ray and Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained, said before before the US election result that voting for Trump was "voting against our ...

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