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  1. The Office star returns to the South WestRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Cornish Guardian

    Cornish fans of comedian Ricky Gervais still have a chance to buy tickets for his two performances in Plymouth this April. His tour, Humanity, will see Gervais head to the Plymouth Pavilions on Tuesday, April 25, and Wednesday, April 26, with the shows starting at 7.30pm.

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  2. AP Oscar predictions: What will win, what should winRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    Ahead of Sunday's 89th Academy Awards, Associated Press film writers Lindsey Bahr and Jake Coyle share their predictions for a ceremony many expect will be a "La La Land" sweep. The Nominees : "Arrival," "Fences," "Hacksaw Ridge," "Hell or High Water," "Hidden Figures," "La La Land," "Lion," "Manchester by the Sea" and "Moonlight."

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  3. 'Little House on the Prairie' cabin in need of makeoverRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Washington Times

    The cabin is drooping and logs are deteriorating at the site where, in 1869, Ma, Pa, Laura , Mary and baby Carrie Ingalls settled near Independence in the southeastern corner of Kansas. The Ingalls family came to Kansas inspired by the Homestead Act of 1862, which offered 160 acres of "free land" to settlers who would farm and live on it for a few years - and coincidentally because Pa's cousin, John J. Ingalls, had gone to Kansas and was a U.S. senator.

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  4. Poll shows voters trust media more than Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    About 39 percent of Clinton voters want to hear about women's rights, while another 34 percent indicated they want to hear artists speak about Trump's executive order temporarily suspending the United States' refugee program. Thirty-six percent of respondents answered that they are "very anxious", while 30 percent said they were "somewhat worried" about the possibility of the president taking the nation to war, the pollsters reported .

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  5. Unforgiven VR Early AccessRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Blue's News

    ... the game, which requires an HTC Vive headset: Unforgiven is a VR multiplayer game for HTC Vive that let you become a western duelist and face other player in a real shooting duel where a split second can make the difference. The game lets you search ...

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  6. Mosey on down for Roy Rogers tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Http

    ... the Sons of the Pioneers March 4 at Morrison Public Library. The event is free and guests are encouraged to come in Western wear. A rootin' tootin' time is planned March 4 at the Morrison Public Library at its third annual Hear Tell Storytelling ...

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  7. Superb - Logan' unleashes fury on comic book movie normsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... in its own moody and ultra-violent direction. "Logan" isn't quite as good as Clint Eastwood 's 1992 revisionist Western "Unforgiven," but it performs a similar function. The film celebrates the medium by taking itself seriously, with an added hint ...

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  8. UNLV Hall of Fame honorees include Lance Burton, Carol Channing, Debbie ReynoldsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Magician Lance Burton speaks during the Tony Sacca Celebration of Life tribute at The Stratosphere Showroom on Monday, Feb. 6, 2017, in Las Vegas. The 14th Annual College of Fine Arts Hall of Fame celebration at UNLV will honor master magician Lance Burton, actor and director Matthew Gray Gubler and legendary stuntman Willie Harris on March 7. Also being recognized with The Koep Dean's Medal are entertainers Carol Channing and the late Debbie Reynolds, and George Grove of The Kingston Trio will be recognized as Alumnus of the Year.

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  9. An Interview With Karyn Kusama, Director of The Invitation, XX, and GirlfightRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Film School Rejects

    Writer for Film School Rejects. He currently lives in Virginia, where he is very proud of his three kids, wife, and projector.

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  10. Continue reading In 'High Noon,' a man all alone and a parallel to the Hollywood blacklistRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... song, "Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darlin,'" is so iconic that Mel Brooks rejiggered it for his send-up of all things Western, Blazing Saddles . High Noon 's very title is still appropriated to signify the bravery of a lone hero facing long odds. You ...

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  11. Dig Two Graves, Check Out Stills, and Watch a TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | DreadCentrol.com

    Heading to VOD and theaters on March 24th is the latest supernatural thriller to come our way, entitled Dig Two Graves , and we have your first look at the official trailer and stills. From the Press Release: Area 23a has acquired the Gothic thriller DIG TWO GRAVES and will release the film in theaters and on demand on March 24, 2017.

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  12. American Gods Premiere Date Set for AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | ComingSoon.net

    STARZ announced today the highly-anticipated first season of Neil Gaiman 's American Gods is set to premiere on Sunday, April 30 at 9PM ET/PT. The first season of the series will consist of eight episodes.

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  13. TITANIC -- young love, doomed love, redemptive love and lots of social context.Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    For every Best Picture Oscar winner like the burly caper "No Country for Old Men," or even the endless-quotable "Forrest Gump" there are more than a handful of films like "Slumdog Millionaire" or "The Artist" that are good for one viewing and nothing further. For every Best Picture Oscar winner like the burly caper "No Country for Old Men," or even the endless-quotable "Forrest Gump" there are more Hey, it could have been worse.

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  14. There are some Best Picture Oscar winners that you only need toRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    For every Best Picture Oscar winner like the burly caper "No Country for Old Men," or even the endless-quotable "Forrest Gump" there are more than a handful of films like "Slumdog Millionaire" or "The Artist" that are good for one viewing and nothing further. For every Best Picture Oscar winner like the burly caper "No Country for Old Men," or even the endless-quotable "Forrest Gump" there are more Hey, it could have been worse.

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  15. The Texas Bracket: Who is the most Texan of them all? | BuzzworthyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Austin American Statesman

    Who is the most Texan Texan? Is it an Alamo defender? A political giant? Legendary singer? Gruff actor? Dignified football coach? Maverick businessman? Enterprising businesswoman? The Lone Star State turns 181 a week from today, and with that birthday will come the chance to choose the most Texan of all Texans. But today we introduce the Texas Bracket and its field of 64 nominees.

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  16. Whata s HappeningRead the original story

    Yesterday | Recorder

    The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will show "For Love or Money," as part of the second annual Kirk Douglas Film Festival, at 6 p.m. The Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., will host an educational workshop, Making Cents of Social Security - Planning for Comfortable Retirement, at 6 p.m. Topics will include recent changes in legislation, why Social Security is crucial to women, avoiding frequent claiming mistakes and the best way to maximize benefits. Seating is limited.

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  17. On the market: Meg Ryan's modern SoHo loftRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Albany Times Union

    The three-bedroom loft has an modern industrial feel. "A key-lock elevator lets you step off into a private entry foyer with a huge window and black and white patterned tile flooring.

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  18. Billy Crystal and 23 more marvelous things to see and do thisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MySanAntonio.com

    Billy Crystal has been a groundbreaking actor during the golden age of '70s sitcoms and celebrity roasts, a "Saturday Night Live" cast member, a box-office draw with "When Harry Met Sally" and "City Slickers," one of the forces behind Comic Relief and an Academy Awards host who belongs in the ranks of Bob Hope and Johnny Carson. He covers all of that territory in "Spend the Night With Billy Crystal," which he describes as a stand-up/sit-down show with assistance from actress Bonnie Hunt.

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  19. Does Donald Tsang's jailing put Hong Kong's oligarchs on notice?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    The downfall of the city's former leader is either a necessary high point in Hong Kong's jurisprudence, or the sign of its inevitable decline; it's neither petty nor trivial "Deserve's got nothin' to do with it," Clint Eastwood said to Gene Hackman before he coldly dispensed cowboy justice in the classic Western Unforgiven . Either you enforce the rule of law and governance in Hong Kong, or you don't.

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  20. Will "Logan" be the rare superhero film that transcends the "comic book movie" tag?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    ... no Spandex, ruby-quartz visors or city-leveling spectacles in sight, "Logan" plays more like a sci-fi flick with a Western heart. The film, in fact, nods more heavily toward the Mad Max and Terminator franchises - which themselves play like ...

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