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  1. Waiting for GuffmanRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Christopher Guest's 1997 mockumentary about the delusional residents of a fictional town who are preparing a musical production led by an eccentric director. Free.

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  2. Top StoryComing to Netflix in July 2017Read the original story

    Sunday | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    ... requires me to include it. Christopher Guest is the king of mockumentaries. " This Is Spinal Tap ," " Waiting for Guffman ," " A Mighty Wind ," and even the often ignored " For Your Consideration " are wonderful examples of how good the subgenre can ...

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  3. Here's what arriving and leaving Netflix in July 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | FOX Carolina

    ... camera, they'll fill your heart, too. Christopher Guest's trademark mockumentary film style (see also: Waiting for Guffman, A Mighty Wind) is on point in this tongue-in-cheek look at the world of competitive dog shows. Like most of Guest's films, ...

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  4. Big Boi & Catherine O'HaraRead the original story

    Monday Jun 12 | The Sound of Young America

    ... ress and comedian starred in Beetlejuice, Home Alone, hit Christopher Guest movies like Best In Show and Waiting for Guffman. She's brilliant, charming and funny, as always.These interviews originally took place in 2013.

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  5. The comedy fests are coming: Who to see at Break Out and 26th AnnualRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Theatre): In conversation with the Modern School of Film, Guest, director of such comedy classics as "Waiting for Guffman" and "Best in Show" (and co-star and co-writer of "This is Spinal Tap"), will be discussing the films that have inspired him ...

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  6. 4/01/2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | Digby

    ... and his repertory of actors and co-writers have delivered some of the best in the last decade or two ( Waiting for Guffman, A Mighty Wind, For Your Consideration ), and this gentle poke at dog lovers represents his own "best in show" so far. Guest ...

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  7. Patton Oswalt headlines Onion comedy fest in Chicago this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Guest (May 31 at Music Box): Actor and director Guest (one-third of Spinal Tap, Corky St. Clair in "Waiting For Guffman," the "synchronized swimmers" sketch on "Saturday Night Live") will be in conversation with the Modern School Of Film's Robert ...

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  8. The Reading List: Bob BalabanRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2017 | HistoryNet

    ... 1969's Midnight Cowboy through Close Encounters of the Third Kind, and Christopher Guest films including Waiting for Guffman and A Mighty Wind , to 2012's Moonrise Kingdom . His latest film is The Monuments Men , based on the book by Robert M. Edsel ...

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  9. Glory Crampton Joins From Guffman To Spinal Tap at Feinstein's/54 BelowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... myself a Christopher Guest nerd, except that would implicate most people I know. Who isn't obsessed with Waiting for Guffman, Best In Show, This is Spinal Tap and the rest? Only to host such a wonderful event, would I take the night off from ...

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  10. Fred Willard honored by SF Sketchfest, an event he helped put on the mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... something more than just a provincial comedy gathering. When the actor - known for such films as “Waiting for Guffman” and “Best in Show” - signed up for the second Sketchfest in 2003, the comedy festival suddenly gained ...

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  11. Fred Willard being honored by SF Sketchfest, an event he helped put on the mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Since their earliest days of running SF Sketchfest, its founders are convinced that their first "get" - booking actor Fred Willard - played the biggest role in elevating the event into something more than just a provincial comedy gathering. When the actor - known for such films as "Waiting for Guffman" and "Best in Show" - signed up for the second Sketchfest in 2003, the comedy festival suddenly gained broader credibility.

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  12. Tony Nominee Stephen Bogardus Joins Feinstein's/54 Below's Christopher Guest CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... myself a Christopher Guest nerd, except that would implicate most people I know. Who isn't obsessed with Waiting for Guffman, Best In Show, This is Spinal Tap and the rest? Only to host such a wonderful event, would I take the night off from ...

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  13. Stars of Wicked & Sweeney Todd Join Christopher Guest ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... myself a Christopher Guest nerd, except that would implicate most people I know. Who isn't obsessed with Waiting for Guffman, Best In Show, This is Spinal Tap and the rest? Only to host such a wonderful event, would I take the night off from ...

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  14. 'Lost in Space' remake for Netflix gender-flips a main role - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | CNet News

    ... and sometimes annoying characters in such films as "Party Girl," "Dazed and Confused," "Best in Show," "Waiting for Guffman," "A Mighty Wind," "The House of Yes" and more recently, "Mascots." Posey will join Molly Parker and Toby Stephens as parents ...

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  15. Parker Posey Set for Gender-Swapped Role in Netflix's 'Lost in Space' RemakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | Collider

    Very few actresses have the iron-clad reputation that Parker Posey has developed over the years. In the 1990s, she was a bit of an It-girl, securing iconic roles in a slew of indie projects, from Party Girl and The House of Yes to Dazed and Confused and Waiting for Guffman .

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  16. Learn Who Plays Dr. Smith On Netflix' Reboot Of Lost in SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | Ain't It Cool News

    The fabulous actress Parker Posey ("Dazed and Confused," "Coneheads," "Waiting For Guffman," "House of Yes," "You've Got Mail," "Superman Returns," "Caf Society") will play Dr. Smith in Netflix' "Lost in Space" reboot. The great Jonathan Harris stole ...

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  17. Parker Posey on Her Improv Skills: "I still don't think I'm actually good at it"Read the original story

    Oct 26, 2016 | Daily Actor

    Character actress Parker Posey has worked with a number of acclaimed directors over her past twenty years in film, though she'll likely always be mostly associated with Christopher Guest . Posey has appeared in Guest's Waiting for Guffman , Best in Show , A Mighty Wind , For Your Consideration , and now the Netflix original Mascots .

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  18. Spinal Tapped Out: Harry Shearer's Lawsuit is No Laughing MatterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | JD Supra

    ... Harry Shearer and Christopher Guest, who would later become the "King" of Mockumentaries with his films Waiting for Guffman, Best in Show and A Mighty Wind . It was co-written by Messrs. McKean, Shearer and Guest, along with the film's Director, Rob ...

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  19. 'Mascots': Fred Willard on Working with Christopher Guest for the Netflix MockumentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Collider

    From director/co-writer Christopher Guest ( Best in Show , Waiting for Guffman ), the comedy Mascots takes place in the ultra-competitive world of sports mascots, where men and women put on furry suits or inhabit unusual characters and compete to win ...

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  20. Movie RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Eugene Weekly

    ... as Nigel Tufnel in This Is Spinal Tap to your directorial (and acting) credits for the wonderfully silly Waiting for Guffman , Best in Show and even A Mighty Wind , has seemingly come to a dead, stale end with Mascots . There were certainly clues: ...

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