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  1. The Accidental Tourist, Streets of Fire, xXx sequel among new home entertainment titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Creative Loafing

    THE ACCIDENTAL TOURIST . Quite simply one of the most emotionally satisfying movies I've ever had the pleasure to sit through, this adaptation of Anne Tyler's bestseller is perfect in every way - like Lost In Translation , The Piano and a few others, it's the sort of intimate movie that irrevocably touches certain viewers while leaving the rest shrugging their shoulders.

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  2. Accidental Tourist,' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | The Coastal Courier

    ... Vintage movies from Hollywood and elsewhere in the world are making their Blu-ray debuts this week. "The Accidental Tourist" (Warner Archive, 1988, PG, introduction, deleted scenes, audio commentary, featurette, trailer). Eight years after their ...

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  3. The Accidental Tourist, Streets of Fire, xXx sequel among new home entertainment titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Creative Loafing

    THE ACCIDENTAL TOURIST . Quite simply one of the most emotionally satisfying movies I've ever had the pleasure to sit through, this adaptation of Anne Tyler's bestseller is perfect in every way - like Lost In Translation , The Piano and a few others, it's the sort of intimate movie that irrevocably touches certain viewers while leaving the rest shrugging their shoulders.

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  4. VIP talks with Academy Award-winner Geena DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... her was to read constantly, looking for potential parts. Following that advice, Davis was reading "The Accidental Tourist" by Anne Tyler while filming "The Fly." She became "obsessed" with it, so when a film version of the book began casting, Davis ...

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  5. VIP talks with Academy Award-winner Geena DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... her was to read constantly, looking for potential parts. Following that advice, Davis was reading "The Accidental Tourist" by Anne Tyler while filming "The Fly." She became "obsessed" with it, so when a film version of the book began casting, Davis ...

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  6. Geena Davis on 'A League of Their Own' impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | DurhamRegion.com

    ... Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media in 2007 and won a 1989 best supporting actress Oscar for "The Accidental Tourist." "It was just so fascinating how the press for 'A League of Their Own' was all saying, 'This changes everything because now ...

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  7. 'A League of Their Own' turns 25: Geena Davis reflects on women in film, crying in baseballRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | Boston Herald

    ... to the institute's website . Ahead, Davis - whose other credits include The Fly , Beetlejuice , The Accidental Tourist , and Thelma & Louise - reflects not only on the production process, her baseball skills, and the famous " There's no crying in ...

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  8. William Hurt, Bob Balaban Board Audience Network's 'Condor' RemakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... legal drama would return for the recently picked up second season. Hurt, whose other credits include The Accidental Tourist and Kiss of the Spider Woman , is repped by ICM. Balaban will portray Reuel Abbott, a brilliant and exacting man who has ...

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  9. Sun Valley Film Festival: Yesterday, Today and TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Boise Weekly

    ... The Fly, Beetlejuice , Thelma & Louise , A League of Their Own - she took an Oscar-winning turn in The Accidental Tourist. She has graced the small screen as well, starring in ABC's Commander in Chief and, this year, taking a spin as the ...

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  10. Beauty vs Beast: Make News Not WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... I did actually contemplate a couple other of Hurt's performances for a minute - maybe Body Heat or The Accidental Tourist ? But he's made a career of making the women across from him shine and I knew Kathleen Turner & Geena Davis would dominate ...

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  11. At Sun Valley Film Festival's 'Vision' Event, Geena Davis ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | Boise Weekly

    ... in Chief ), a pirate ( Cutthroat Island ), a pitcher ( A League of their Own ) and a pet whisperer ( The Accidental Tourist ). On Saturday night, Geena Davis was an honoree, picking up the third annual Vision Award from the Sun Valley Film Festival. ...

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  12. Bill Pullman Says He's "Coming Of Age" With...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | Deadline

    ... and the screen career that started exactly 30 years ago with roles in Ruthless People, Spaceballs , The Accidental Tourist, Independence Day and While You Were Sleeping among others. Pullman has never before been to SXSW but is glad to see his ...

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  13. Geena Davis at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival. Photo: AFPRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    ... , The Fly , Stuart Little , A League of Their own , and that Academy Award-winning turn in The Accidental Tourist , her work is about much more than that. Indeed Davis is something of an overachiever: she's also a member of Mensa, an Olympic archer, ...

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  14. Geena Davis Is On a Mission for Gender Equality in the MediaRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2017 | Sarasota Magazine

    ... on a young girl's life, says Academy Award-winning actor Geena Davis ( Tootsie , Thelma & Louise , The Accidental Tourist , A League of Their Own ), who was in Sarasota Monday giving two charming and humor-laden talks at the Ringling College Library ...

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  15. Geena Davis looks amazing at Q&A event during SundanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... her photo as she arrived at the Salt Lake City International Airport ahead of the day's events. The Accidental Tourist Oscar-winner sported a casual look once she arrived at Rock & Reilly's, sporting a woolly dark grey sweater with horizontal ...

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  16. Horoscope: January 21, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... Geena Davis Show" for a season. On the big screen, Davis won a 1989 Oscar for her performance in "The Accidental Tourist" and was nominated for a 1992 Academy Award for "Thelma & Louise." ARIES (March 21-April 19): This can be a good day to indulge ...

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  17. Geena Davis talks the Exorcist and what she calls 'the scariest TV show ever made'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... She has won a Golden Globe (for 2005 TV series Commander In Chief ) and an Academy Award (1988's The Accidental Tourist ), and despite that fact that Thelma And Louise is the movie everyone seems to remember, she's also featured in a long line of ...

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  18. Kiefer Sutherland, Geena Davis, Damon Wayans and more stars returning to TV this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | Ninme

    ... Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 10 p.m. Davis won an Oscar for her supporting performance the 1988 film "The Accidental Tourist" and received a best actress nod a few years later for "Thelma and Louise." On television, she's best known as Mackenzie Allan, ...

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  19. Cast, Creative Team Set for Kathleen Turner-Led the Year of Magical Thinking at Arena StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Globe nomination). Additional film credits include The Man with Two Brains, The Jewel of the Nile, The Accidental Tourist, V.I. Warshawski, Serial Mom, Naked in New York, Moonlight and Valentino, The Real Blonde and The Virgin Suicides. She had a ...

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  20. The '80s Romance Movies QuizRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2016 | How Stuff Works

    ... at a school for the deaf, who falls in love with Matlin's character, former student Sarah Norman. In "The Accidental Tourist" Geena Davis plays a quirky dog trainer who teaches Hurt's character a thing or two about life. The movie is based on Karen ...

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