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  1. Buck Kartalian, Julius in 'Planet of the Apes,' dies at 934 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    ... are many well-know works, including "Cool Hand Luke," "The Outlaw Josey Wales," "Mister Roberts," "Gymkata" and "The Rock." He started as a wrestler and body builder, but soon that led to roles on Broadway and TV. He moved to Los Angeles to pursue a ...


  2. Buck Kartalian who played gorilla Julius in Planet Of The Apes dies at 93Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... to The Hollywood Reporter . His big screen credits include Dynamite in Cool Hand Luke with Paul Newman, Gymkata, The Rock and My Favorite Martian. He also appeared in numerous TV shows including a recurring role in the 1960s series Here Come The ...


  3. Planet Of The Apes Actor Buck Kartalian DiesRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    ... his six-decade career, he appeared in films such as Cool Hand Luke, The Outlaw Josey Wales, My Favorite Martian and The Rock. He also had a number of one-off roles on the small screen, including spots on Friends, ER, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and How I ...


  4. Alcatraz: Get the rap on the rockRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 |

    ... Duran/Bay Area News Group/TNS) Alcatraz has been the subject and the site of many a Hollywood film, some portraying The Rock in relatively accurate ways and some complete fiction. Here are the top five. Starring Clint Eastwood, the movie dramatizes ...


  5. Alcatraz: Five famous Alcatraz moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | The Miami Herald

    Alcatraz has been the subject and the site of many a Hollywood film, some portraying The Rock in relatively accurate ways and some complete fiction. Here are the top five - with a few myths debunked.


  6. Top five Alcatraz movies -- fact or myth?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | San Jose Mercury News

    Alcatraz has been the subject and the site of many a Hollywood film, some portraying The Rock in relatively accurate ways and some complete fiction. Here are the top five -- with a few myths debunked.


  7. A fictional president for fictional timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | The York Daily Record

    ... that guy, you know, that guy in that ... who was in that thing. He was president in two movies - "Armageddon" and "The Rock." In "Armageddon," he approves the dumbest plan ever to save the planet from an asteroid set to destroy Earth, sending Bruce ...


  8. Staff Recs: (Not So) Guilty PleasuresRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2016 | Washington Square News

    ... - Forgive me for breaking the rules here, but I do not feel guilty for finding unbridled pleasure from watching "The Rock" and "Con Air." The pair of rock 'n' roll action films are inane, so naturally they feature the great Nic Cage. Released in ...


  9. The Rock Movie ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | BellaOnline

    ... save the city of San Francisco from the group of rebellious soldiers led by General Hummel. Great movie moments: The Rock includes an all-star cast including: John Spencer, David Morse, William Forsythe, Michael Biehn, Tony Todd, Vanessa Marcil, ...


  10. The Morning Hit-2/4/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... should be mandated that they get their hair cut on the balcony, just like Sean Connery did in the 90's blockbuster The Rock . They filmed this scene from the suite. True story: I've never seen that movie. Panthers ...


  11. Michael Bay explores Benghazi attack in action film a 13 HoursaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... to take matters into their own hands. After all, it's been roughly 20 years since Bay made anything decent with "The Rock" (1996) and "Armageddon" (1998). The former was one of the best action flicks that Sean Connery or Nicolas Cage ever made set ...


  12. The Midnight Man Comes Knocking in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 |

    ... TV's "Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce"), Doug Jones (Hellboy, Pan's Labyrinth), William Forsythe (Raising Arizona, The Rock), Brent Spiner ("Star Trek: The Next Generation"), and Vinnie Jones (Snatch; Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels), the ...


  13. Will 13 Hours Be Michael Bay's First Fresh Movie Since The Rock?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | Cinema Blend News

    ... this off, it would become Bay's first film to achieve a fresh rating on the site since his 1996 action thriller The Rock , which represents the peak of his career at 66% fresh. The running theme in Bay's more successful films seems to be a reliance ...


  14. Harlem Globetrotters -- Droppin' Bombs On Alcatraz ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 |

    Screw Sean Connery ... 'cause this video might be the coolest that ever happened on "The Rock" -- with the Harlem Globetrotters hittin' some crazy trick shots Thursday on Alcatraz! The hoop legends hit up the legendary prison early this morning -- and after dribbling around the cells ... they set up a hoop outside of the clink and fired some shots from a nearby boat.


  15. Man charged over 'hitting disabled woman in the face and kicking...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... in St. Barts Leonardo DiCaprio 'splits' from Kelly Rohrbach... as she's unveiled as the new Pamela Anderson in The Rock's Baywatch remake 'He thinks she's really hot!' Scott Disick 'dating Swedish model Lina Sandberg' following split from Kourtney ...


  16. Bokeem Woodbine on His Perfect 'Fargo' Role: "It Was Like I'd Written It for Myself"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    As Mike Milligan, silver-tongued enforcer for an ultra-professional Kansas City crime syndicate, Fargo turned Bokeem Woodbine into the most peculiar of overnight sensations, specifically the kind of overnight sensation who has worked steadily and visibly since Panther and The Rock in the mid-1990s. Woodbine has appeared both prominently and fleeting in dozens of movies and in regular or recurring roles on TV shows including Southland and Saving Grace .


  17. Movie Talk: Star-Lord's Father Revealed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Collider

    ... characters? Bobby writes: Hi guys. I recently saw you guys buying the new Baywatch film news because, and I quote 'The Rock is in it' - and my question is regarding this. Guys like Dwayne Johnson and Vin Diesel are so likeable off screen, there are ...


  18. Let's pick the best film from these 25 blockbuster movie franchisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 |

    ... The action sequences are crisp and the one-liners hit hard. Plus, you get an epic battle between Diesel and The Rock. The first X-Men film was good, but a bit campy. The second, "X2: X-Men United," got everything right with the perfect mix of heroes ...


  19. People's Sexiest (White) Man Alive: The first and last time...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Salon

    ... array of people of color who have proven themselves as hot commodities. In 2013, the cartoonishly ripped Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson was the 's top spot this year. Nope. Will Smith was the U.S. box office during the late 1990s and 2000s-with massive ...


  20. Take a tour of past Sexiest Men Alive ahead of the 2015 announcement on KimmelRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Digital Trends

    ... on his late night talk show Jimmy Kimmel Live tonight. Already, names have been tossed around, including Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Chris Pratt, and Idris Elba. It could also be a repeat winner: clearly doubling up is not off the table, as top ...