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  1. Jeff Bridges Answers Questions During The Giver Reddit AMA SessionRead the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    ... it was mainly taking my cues from the character in the book." "Sacredblasphemies" discussed their love of "The Fisher King" and asked Bridges what it was like to work with Terry Gilliam and Robin Williams. "That was SO much fun. Terry is such a ...


  2. July 16 TV Picks: ‘The Divide’ on WERead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Seattle Times

    Co-produced by Tony Goldwyn ("Scandal") and Richard LaGravenese ("The Fisher King"), this new mystery/thriller is the first scripted series for the WE network. Things kick off with a slam-bang pilot that draws the viewer into the life of a case ...


  3. 'Scandal' star bridges 'The Divide'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 |

    ... presidency to promote "The Divide," a new, Philadelphia-set drama he co-created with Richard LaGravenese ("The Fisher King"), which premieres tonight on WE tv. "You leverage one thing to raise another," said Goldwyn, who's helped raise money for the ...


  4. 'The Divide' could revamp WE channelRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Lansing State Journal

    ... through the families of the victims and the convicted. LaGravenese -- who has nominations for an Oscar ("The Fisher King") and Emmy ("Behind the Candelabra") -- agreed: "The Innocence Project is really very fertile ground to do character stories." ...


  5. Wrong Jeter trends on Twitter during MLB All-Star gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | GlobalNews

    ... Twitter, but actor Michael Jeter - who passed away in 2003. Jeter, the actor, was most famous for the films The Fisher King , The Green Mile , and Jurassic Park III, and the TV series Evening Shade , which he won an Emmy for in 1992. He passed away ...


  6. WE tv's 'The Divide,' more than just a legal-thriller wannabeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 |

    ... The series is written by the Academy AwardA and EmmyA nominated Richard LaGravenese ( Behind the Candelabra, The Fisher King, Water for Elephants, The Ref, The Bridges of Madison County ), with Tony Goldwyn ( Scandal, Conviction, Justified, Damages, ...


  7. New Zero Theorem Trailer Searches For Answers, Is Pure GilliamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Collider

    ... two can exist together in a rainbow of combinations. In any case, what's your favorite Terry Gilliam film? The Fisher King ? Twelve Monkeys ? Brazil ? Fear and Loathing In Las Vegas ? Lost In La Mancha ? Sound off in the comments. An eccentric and ...


  8. How Ann Coulter Lost Her Mind Over World Cup SoccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 26 |

    ... place, you've gotta admire Ann Coulter. She's not stupid. She's taken a page from Jeff Bridges in the movie The Fisher King and run with it. It takes real creativity to take the World Cup and say it's a sign of America's moral decay. So, I've ...


  9. The Zero Theorem - USA Still WaitingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 24 | Slice of Scifi

    ... with such landmark visual experiences and experiments in entertainment like Twelve Monkeys , Brazil , The Fisher King , The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus and Time Bandits . The Zero Theorem stars Academy Award winners Christoph Waltz as the ...


  10. Miss Potter, Hanna, The Fisher King - best films on TV tonightRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Radio Times

    Beatrix Potter didn't just write and illustrate world-famous children's books; she was a proto-feminist - making a fortune in a man's world - and an early environmentalist - saving her beloved Lake District from property development.


  11. 'Monty Python's Flying Circus': Where are they now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | CNN

    ... film role was in "Planes." Terry Gilliam, 73, became a noted film director, best known for "Brazil" (1985), "The Fisher King" (1991) and "Twelve Monkeys" (1995). J.K. Rowling wanted him to direct the first Harry Potter film, but the studio didn't ...


  12. 'Chu and Blossom' a hidden gem filmed in Tampa BayRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Swade (a winning Caitlin Stasey). The movie includes supporting roles for Oscar winner Mercedes Ruehl (The Fisher King) as Chu's blindly racist host, Alan Cumming and Annie Potts as Butch's uncle and aunt - each gay, in the script's screwy logic - ...


  13. Happy 25th: Uma Thurman in a Half ShellRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 |

    ... Art Direction and Visual Effects, making it the second most honored Gilliam film in Oscar's books (after The Fisher King ) but maybe AMPAS was apologizing for only giving Brazil two nominations in 1985? Terry Gilliam hasn't been a major cinema ...


  14. Other worlds unite at Coast ConRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 |

    ... vehicles include the soap opera "Days of Our Lives," "Black Beauty," "The Hand that Rocks the Cradle" and "The Fisher King." Kelley Armstrong is this year's author guest of honor. Armstrong's supernatural novels, thrillers and teen fiction include ...


  15. Lineup announced for Gasparilla International Film Festival, set for March 19-23Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... and Blossom , a coming-of-age comedy filmed locally in 2012. The cast includes Oscar winner Mercedes Ruehl (The Fisher King) , Alan Cumming and 2012 rising star winner Ryan O'Nan, a frequent festival attendee. The festival's out-of-competition ...


  16. 'Purple Rain,' 'True Romance' and Egyptian revolution: Also Showing -- February 14-20Read the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 |

    ... drug DMT, by both indigenous and Western seekers after truth. (Clinton Street Theater, Thursday, Feb. 20) "The Fisher King" : Robin Williams was nominated for an Oscar, and Mercedes Ruehl won one, in Terry Gilliam's 1991 drama about a deranged ...


  17. Oscar Winner to Direct ABC PilotRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | Television Week

    ... other's affection, the story says. LaGravenese, who received an Oscar nomination for his screenplay for "The Fisher King" in 1992, will write and executive produce. Hackford is a former president of the Directors Guild of America and is known for ...


  18. Jeff Bridges and The Abiders to perform at SLO's Fremont TheatreRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2014 |

    ... Bridges is mostly known for his roles in films that include "The Big Lebowski," "The Last Picture Show" and "The Fisher King," he began studying piano at an early age. His musical abilities were critically acclaimed during the film "Crazy Heart," in ...