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  1. Fairfield native stars in ?Murder on the Orient Express? atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... with TV and radio adaptations, as well as a computer game. Pittu, 50, said the original 1974 movie, starring Albert Finney as Poirot, is the one that's most iconic. Hartford Stage, 50 Church St. Thursday, Feb. 15, to Sunday, March 18. Schedule ...

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  2. Amazing Grace, How Sweet the SoundRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 10 | The Times Bulletin

    ... watch it portrayed on stage. A movie about the life changing story of John Newton came out in 2006. It starred Albert Finney as Newton and Ioan Gruffold as William Wilberforce. It aptly portrayed Newton as a penitent haunted by the ghosts of 20,000 ...

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  3. Fifty years ago today: Tegel comes to townRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 24 | Taranaki Daily News

    ... grass track cycling championships at Stratford. Movies: Two For The Road (Hawera Regent), Audrey Hepburn and Albert Finney; Sergeants 3 (Stratford Plaza), Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin Sammy Davis Jr and Peter Lawford; The Dirty Dozen (Mayfair), Lee ...

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  4. V is for Very good after watching Darkest HourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... of dissent while all the statuettes come pinging in Oldman's direction, I think the actor who did it best was Albert Finney, 16 years ago in The Gathering Storm. Moreover, Ronald Pickup, as the resigning PM, Neville Chamberlain, gives a necessarily ...

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  5. On the Boards: Tall tale hooks audienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | The London Free Press

    ... based on the novel by Daniel Wallace and the 2003 film directed by Tim Burton and starring Ewan McGregor and Albert Finney. It's a larger-than-life musical that tells of Edward Bloom, a travelling salesman who lives life to its fullest. Edward tells ...

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  6. A New Cast Joins West End's ANNIE Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... adapted for the big screen directed by John Huston with a cast including Carol Burnett , Bernadette Peters and Albert Finney and in 2014 a further feature film was released, directed by Will Gluck, with a cast including Cameron Diaz and Jamie Foxx . ...

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  7. Book Corner: Take on the Winter Reading ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... Christie 1934 murder mystery set on a train. The library has the 2004 film version by Sidney Lumet, starring Albert Finney, as famed Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and a cast that includes such luminaries as Ingrid Bergman, Lauren Bacall, Sean ...

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  8. Revisiting 'The Muppet Christmas Carol' 25 Years LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | /film

    ... Jim Carrey playing multiple roles! It's A Christmas Carol - but as a big, splashy musical starring a young Albert Finney! And so on. This month marks the 25th anniversary of another Christmas Carol adaptation, and one with a pretty obvious gimmick: ...

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  9. Check It Out: Color secrets, inspiration, essays and Agatha ChristieRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | The Columbian

    ... Cruz and others. I have not yet seen it, and here's why. I am quite fond of the 1974 film version starring Albert Finney as detective Hercule Poirot, so I maintain a certain amount of skepticism about the ability of Kenneth Branagh's version to win ...

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  10. Why Gary Oldman never wanted to play Winston Churchill, and how 'Darkest Hour' changed his mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... that Oldman was desperate not to play - too many great British actors had already been there (most famously Albert Finney in The Gathering Storm and most recently Brian Cox in Churchill ). Also, Oldman loves to do thorough research, and in this case ...

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  11. BWW Review: SCROOGE at Big Oak TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... score of songs that fits beautifully into the story. Both stem from the 1970 film of the musical that starred Albert Finney in the title role. Hart introduces his character with the lighthearted "I Hate People," one of a baker's dozen of songs in ...

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  12. Adaptation of "Murder on the Orient Express" Doesn't Quite Kill ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | The University News

    ... Poirot in 2017's "Murder on the Orient Express," a remake released decades after the 1974 original (starring Albert Finney), but not so long after the acclaimed 2010 version made for the TV series, "Agatha Christie's Poirot," starring David Suchet ...

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  13. For the first time ever, legendary character Professor Shonku will...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Merinews

    ... no. We recently saw Kenneth Branagh as Hercule Poirot in 'Murder on the Orient Express' whereas earlier we saw Albert Finney in an adaptation of a same Christie story. So what?", adeed Chatterjee on the context. Subhasis, who will portray the ...

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  14. 'Annie' is full of holiday charm at the Paper Mill: reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Annie's fairy-tale ending. Those most familiar with the story from the 1982 film starring Carol Burnett and Albert Finney will find that the plot-line diverges -- the high drama of orphans on their own in the big city is absent -- but most of the ...

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  15. Murder on the Orient Express review - " hollow star-studded mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    ... Branagh is making the Belgian the star of the show. Every bit as glitzy as Sidney Lumet's 1974 film with Albert Finney, Sean Connery and Lauren Bacall, Branagh's take is equally A-list. After introducing the fastidious Poirot (correctly sporting a ...

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  16. Tonight's Movie: Murder on the Orient ExpressRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2017 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    ... detective, Hercule Poirot. (I should perhaps add at this juncture that I have yet to see the 1974 version with Albert Finney as Poirot, nor have I seen any other Poirot TV mysteries.) I quite enjoyed MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS, which for me ranks ...

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  17. Murder on the Orient Express Movie ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... retake of the 1974 movie adaptation of Agatha Christie's most-read novel, helmed by Sidney Lumet, having Albert Finney in the eponymous role. While the movie is lush and has a venerable list of Hollywood icons in its fold, there's not much purchase ...

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    Nov 22, 2017 | IBerkshires

    ... Hamlet best," the well-traveled cineaste could knowledgably opine, "Kenneth Branagh's Poirot sure gives Albert Finney's rendition a run for the money," and probably be right. Beyond that, any detail by detail comparison is more trivia than art ...

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  19. Making the cut for AnnieRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    ... ins Barber Shop in downtown Charles Town on Monday. For details on the production, turn to Page B3. TOP: Actor Albert Finney played Warbucks in the 1981 film "Annie."

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  20. "Murder on the Orient Express"Read the original story

    Nov 21, 2017 | Williston Observer

    ... Hamlet best," the well-traveled cineaste could knowledgably opine, "Kenneth Branagh's Poirot sure gives Albert Finney's rendition a run for the money," and probably be right. Beyond that, any detail by detail comparison is more trivia than art ...

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