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  1. Segerstrom Center for the Arts Hosts an Evening with Bernadette PetersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Globe Award for her memorable performance in Pennies From Heaven. Other film credits include The Jerk, The Longest Yard, Silent Movie Annie, Pink Cadillac, Slaves of New York, Woody Allen 's Alice, Impromptu, It Runs in the Family, and Coming Up ...

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  2. Burt Reynolds: Loni Anderson salutes him in ABC specialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... six of his films Dec. 26. The tribute starts with "Smokey and the Bandit" and includes "Deliverance" and "The Longest Yard." Barry Manilow's charitable work through the Manilow Music Project will help students and faculty at Jones High School get a ...

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  3. Photo Coverage: Broadway Puts On Their Monday Clothes to Celebrate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Globe Award for her memorable performance in "Pennies From Heaven." Other film credits include The Jerk, The Longest Yard, Silent Movie Annie, Pink Cadillac, Slaves of New York, Woody Allen 's Alice, Impromptu, It Runs in the Family, and Coming Up ...

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  4. Washington State's Mike Leach, Gardner Minshew share affinity for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    Mike Leach sees a striking resemblence between his starting quarterback and the late actor who starred in Gunsmoke, The Longest Yard and Smokey and the Bandit. Gardner Minshew and Burt Reynolds do share a mustache and Leach paid tribute to the American TV/movie star on Twitter Sunday night, sharing a video from an ESPN postgame interview that showed the Washington State QB taping a fake mustache to his coach's face after the Cougars beat Colorado 31-7 Saturday in Boulder.

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  5. Notable Deaths in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | CBS Atlanta

    Beloved actor, Burt Reynolds was a Hollywood icon in the late 70s and 80s known for his roles in "The Longest Yard", "Smokey and the Bandit", and "Deliverance." Before signing off, Claire implored viewers to do one thing.

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  6. Veteran actor tosses on director, producer hat for a Cold BrookaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2018 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... name. Basically, it's the curse of the character actor, whose credits include "The Dark Knight," "The Longest Yard," "Quiz Show," "Armageddon," "The Perfect Storm" and "Black Hawk Down" among his nearly 90 films. But Fichtner, 61, took a different ...

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  7. Kate Baldwin, Gavin Creel, Joel Grey, and More to Appear at MTC Gala Honoring Bernadette PetersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Globe Award for her memorable performance in "Pennies From Heaven." Other film credits include The Jerk, The Longest Yard, Silent Movie, Annie, Pink Cadillac, Slaves of New York, Woody Allen 's Alice, Impromptu, It Runs in the Family, and Coming Up ...

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  8. No Nudity, No Profanity, No Gore, Yet Christian Movie Gets R Rating from MPAARead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2018 | Christian Newswire

    ... no glamorized violence? It's called censorship. "The Reliant" stars Kevin Sorbo (Hercules), Brian Bosworth (The Longest Yard), Eric Roberts (The Dark Knight), The Benham Brothers (War Room), and Mollee Gray (High School Musical). Their website ...

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  9. Notable Deaths in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Beloved actor, Burt Reynolds was a Hollywood icon in the late 70s and 80s known for his roles in "The Longest Yard", "Smokey and the Bandit", and "Deliverance." Before signing off, Claire implored viewers to do one thing.

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  10. The 25 best football movies ever, from 'Rudy' to 'Friday Night Lights'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | USA Today

    ... (Gene Hackman, left) and an unlikely star quarterback (Keanu Reeves) head up a motley gridiron crew. 10. "The Longest Yard" (1974): Burt Reynolds stars an incarcerated quarterback who has to lead a jailhouse gang in a game against the guards. 10. ...

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  11. A Mighty Pretty CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2018 | Folio Weekly

    The movies came fast and furious, like Deliverance , The Longest Yard , Starting Over , and Woody Allen's Everything You Wanted to Know About Sex* . In 1972, he became a pop culture icon, posing nearly nude in a Cosmopolitan centerfold, a bad move he later regretted, like other mistakes in his life and career.

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  12. Legendary actor Burt Reynolds dies at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    During the 70s Reynolds starred in nearly 20 films, including the classics "Smokey and the Bandit," "The Longest Yard" and "Deliverance." Known as the quintessential man's man, he and even posed for a semi-nude centerfold that appeared in Cosmopolitan in 1972.

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  13. Burt Reynolds remembered in private funeral in West Palm Beach, reports sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2018 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... s Reynolds had become one of the biggest movie stars in the world. His film credits include "Deliverance," "The Longest Yard," "The Cannonball Run" and "Boogie Nights."

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  14. Burt Reynolds may be buried at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2018 | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... (Chris Rock, left) to help him field a football team of inmates to take on the guards in the comedy "The Longest Yard." (Courtesy of Paramount Studios) Actor Burt Reynolds speaks during a Q&A session at the Los Angeles premiere of "The Last Movie ...

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  15. Sally Field Details 'controlling' Relationship With Burt ReynoldsRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2018 | WENN Blog

    ... his grip, sometimes literally" on her. The memoir also outlines how she ended up cooking and cleaning for The Longest Yard star with little financial assistance - and that she feels the relationship led her to neglect her young sons from a previous ...

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  16. Smokey and the Bandit takes top spot in Burt Reynolds' pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2018 | Prince George Citizen

    Coming in a distant second was the canoe trip that went very, very wrong in Deliverance with 22 per cent of the vote and 167 votes. The Longest Yard took 14 per cent of the vote and 109 votes, while The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas took eight per cent with 60 votes.

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  17. Sally Field reveals brutal secret life with BurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | NEWS.com.au

    BURT Reynolds was such a controlling partner he banned Sally Field from attending the award show that was to be her breakthrough win, she reveals in her explosive memoir. Burt Reynolds, whose good looks and charm made him one of Hollywood's most popular actors as he starred in films such as Deliverance, The Longest Yard and Smokey and the Bandit in the 1970s and '80s, has died aged 82. NO ARCHIVING AAP VIDEO BEYOND 48 HOUR NEWS USAGE SHE had the Sixties' sunniest smile and her talent saw the all-American teen TV star grow up to win two Oscars.

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  18. Burt Reynolds left son Quinton out of his will: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2018 | Fox News

    MAY 19: Actor Burt Reynolds and his son Quinton arrive at the premiere of Paramount Pictures' "The Longest Yard" at the Chinese Theater on May 19, 2005 in Los Angeles, California. Correction: An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated that Reynolds' will did not provide for his son.

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  19. An Oklahoman and the BanditRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | NewsOK.com

    ... and "Million Dollar Baby," Hollywood legend Albert S. Ruddy, who both wrote and produced Reynolds' "The Longest Yard," as well as producing both "The Cannonball Run" and "The Cannonball Run II," considered the superstar totally free of pretension ...

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  20. New Quebec Plus Series gets underway SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | HarnessLink.com

    ... is still VERY green) but he is learning from every start he made so far." "His name came from the movie The Longest Yard ," Velaye explained. "with Adam Sandler, and in French the movie title was Dernier Essai and his owner, Guy Corbeil of Mirabel, ...

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