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  1. 'The Thomas Crown Affair': THR's 1968 ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    On June 26, 1968, Steve McQueen and Faye Dunaway's heist film The Thomas Crown Affair hit theaters, touting itself with a tagline of "A thrill-a-minute deal for a million dollars!" The Hollywood Reporter's original review is below: Like Richard Lester and Tex Avery, Norman Jewison continues to prove himself among the most facile and appropriative of the two dimensional directors, paring the elements of character, plot and motive to promote entertainments in which the vogues of unrestrained directorial technique are ultimately the star, protracted commercials in which the director is both progenitor and featured product.

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  2. What's the big deal between Steve McQueen and the Jaguar XKSS?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... luding the 1967 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow (in low-key navy blue) driven by McQueen in the 1967 movie The Thomas Crown Affair .

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  3. Pixar reanimates autos in 'Cars 3'Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    ... actor Steve McQueen, known for his passion for racing. When I met him at the world premiere of "The Thomas Crown Affair," racing was all he wanted to talk about. But, fact is, the car was named after Glen McQueen, the Pixar animator who died in ...

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  4. Pierce Brosnan is a budding Picasso 0:0Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | New York Post

    ... wealthy man. He's been featured in everything from comedies ("Mrs. Doubtfire") and remakes ("The Thomas Crown Affair") to star-driven vanity projects (Barbra Streisand's "The Mirror Has Two Faces") and even musicals ("Mamma Mia!"), all the while ...

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  5. Pierce Brosnan transitions to television with new AMC drama The SonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    ... are 20 years behind him, and the mid-level, big-studio films he'd excelled at - Mrs. Doubtfire , The Thomas Crown Affair - are now nearly non-existent. A movie he was planning to make in Russia had fallen apart. He'd already read and admired Philipp ...

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  6. The UK's Mr Average: Extraordinary change in British men's bodies over the last 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... tummy. His 1967 equivalent was Steve McQueen, who was making two of his biggest hits, Bullitt and The Thomas Crown Affair, in 1967, though they were released the following year. The graphics showing the difference in today's Mr Average with the 1967 ...

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  7. How British men have changed in the past 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Mail on Sunday

    ... tummy. His 1967 equivalent was Steve McQueen, who was making two of his biggest hits, Bullitt and The Thomas Crown Affair, in 1967, though they were released the following year. In 1967 the average British man was 5ft 7.5in tall, weighed 11st 8lbs ...

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  8. Steve McQueen 'ran into a chickie' and skipped the 1969 dinner where Sharon Tate was murderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Canada.com

    ... causing a stir in Hollywood, and hits such as The Magnificent Seven (1960), The Great Escape (1963), The Thomas Crown Affair (1968) and Bullitt (1968) ensued. Almost as extraordinary are the hits he turned down, including the Oscar-winning Grand ...

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  9. Steve McQueen 'ran into a chickie' and skipped the 1969 dinner where Sharon Tate was murderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Canada.com

    ... causing a stir in Hollywood, and hits such as The Magnificent Seven (1960), The Great Escape (1963), The Thomas Crown Affair (1968) and Bullitt (1968) ensued. Almost as extraordinary are the hits he turned down, including the Oscar-winning Grand ...

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  10. Steve McQueen's The Great Escape script - covered in his detailed notes - has been uncoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... being offered at auction. Other scripts include the 1968 thriller Bullitt, The Magnificent Seven and The Thomas Crown Affair. They have belonged to a collector who knew McQueen and has decided to sell them for an overall estimate of 50,000. Margaret ...

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  11. The Rio Carnival Masterpiece HeistRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... your escape. Pierce Brosnan successfully tripped the Metropolitan Museum of Art's fire alarms in The Thomas Crown Affair , but maybe he should have taken his cue from a group of real-life thieves in the southern hemisphere. On the afternoon of ...

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  12. Terrifying Supernatural Thriller the Bye Bye Man Coming to Digital...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Thorne"), Jenna Kanell ("The Vampire Diaries"), Carrie Anne Moss (The Matrix), Faye Dunaway (The Thomas Crown Affair), Doug Jones (Pan's Labyrinth) and Michael Trucco ("Battlestar Glactica"), The Bye Bye Man introduces a psychological force of evil ...

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  13. a Shine Ona is a good new music release; DVD puts spotlight on a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    ... undoing. Steve McQueen ruled Hollywood by 1970 thanks to movies like "Bullitt" and "The Thomas Crown Affair," so he began production on his passion project about the 24-hour French race. What happened would strain the limits of "The King of Cool." ...

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  14. The River of My Dreams features Gordon Pinsent as you've never seen him beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Canada.com

    ... interviewed on camera include theatre critic Richard Ouzounian; Norman Jewison, who directed him in The Thomas Crown Affair; and Christopher Plummer, who remembers being pestered by a "whippersnapper" at the Stratford Festival, and told him to "f-k ...

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  15. Flight documentaries: 'Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans.'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | NA Confidential

    ... when film star Steve McQueen tried to take control of his career. After the success of Bullitt and The Thomas Crown Affair, McQueen sought to pursue his dream of creating a film about his passion: race-car driving. The result, Le Mans, was a ...

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  16. Celebrity Drive: Richard Rawlings of 'Fast N' Loud' and Those Dodge CommercialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Motor Trend

    ... seen on Season 1. "I would put it as a 10 because we built it," he says. "It's a recreation of 'The Thomas Crown Affair' car from a Pierce Brosnan movie, so and it's not a normal Shelby Mustang, it's lifted, and got the top down and all that kind of ...

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  17. Tony-Winning Star of Stage & Screen Fritz Weaver Passes Away at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... (1964) Marathon Man (1976), Black Sunday (1977) and Creepshow (1982), and John McTiernan's remake of The Thomas Crown Affair (1999). He also had roles in The Day of the Dolphin (1973), Demon Seed (1977), The Big Fix (1978), and Sidney Lumet's Power ...

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  18. Fritz Weaver Dies; Patrician Star Of Stage And Screen Was 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2016 | Deadline

    ... by an impending nuclear crisis, Weaver was known for Marathon Man (1976), Day Of The Dolphin (1973), The Thomas Crown Affair (1999) and roles on countless prime-time television series, going back to such seminal programs as Omnibus , Playhouse 90 ...

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  19. on this Day: Movie world mourns King of CoolRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2016 | Sheffield Telegraph

    Terence Steven McQueen, born in Beech Grove, Indiana, died in Ciudad Jurez, Chihuahua, Mexico, on November 7 1980 at the lamentably early age of 50. Malignant mesothelioma dimmed the light that burned so brightly in cinema classics aplenty, exemplified by art imitating life in the fast lane Bullitt, whose iconic car chase is reprised here. Other celluloid successes ranged from The Cincinnati Kid to The Getaway, The Magnificent Seven to The Great Escape, The Towering Inferno to The Thomas Crown Affair, here polled as we ask if you prefer his '68 original http://amzn.to/1PEQqN5& or http://amzn.to/1kQZLpA Pierce Brosnan's '99 remake.

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  20. Pierce Brosnan to get European Film Academy's world cinema honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Irish actor Pierce Brosnan , best known worldwide for his turn as James Bond in blockbusters including Goldeneye, Tomorrow Never Dies and The World Is Not Enough, will receive the achievement in world cinema award from the European Film Academy, The Hollywood Reporter reveals. In addition to his role as 007, Brosnan has carved out a position somewhere between leading man and character actor with numerous roles in independent and studio productions, including starring roles in John McTiernan's The Thomas Crown Affair, John Boorman's The Tailor of Panama and Roman Polanski's The Ghost Writer.

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