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  1. Beauty vs Beast: Ebbing Through Awards SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... y'all? PREVIOUSLY Our last contest was way back before the holiday break, where we asked you to choose between Bob Clark Holiday Classics , and the "Leg Lamp" of A Christmas Story kicked the "Crystal Unicorn" of Black Christmas ' butt, but in the ...

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  2. Holiday fun at the Bell TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... last week's events included the critically acclaimed comedy "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation," as well as Bob Clark's Academy Award winning "A Christmas Story," both of which have managed to earn the title of modern Christmas classics. The ...

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  3. Canadian 'A Christmas Story' bully Zack Ward on making the classic filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 20 | 680News

    ... with the "yellow eyes" who terrorizes neighbourhood children in the wintry comedy directed and co-written by Bob Clark. After a "cattle call" audition against hundreds of kids, Ward initially got the part of bully sidekick Grover Dill while Yano ...

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  4. 'A Christmas Story: The Musical' brings classic story to North Charleston Performing Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 20 | Post and Courier

    ... 1994 cousin "It Runs in the Family (My Summer Story)." Shepard found an unlikely partnership in Alabama director Bob Clark for bringing his seemingly quintessential Midwestern childhood to the big screen. Clark co-wrote the films' screenplays ...

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  5. Canadian 'A Christmas Story' bully Zack Ward on making the classic filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 20 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... with the "yellow eyes" who terrorizes neighbourhood children in the wintry comedy directed and co-written by Bob Clark. After a "cattle call" audition against hundreds of kids, Ward initially got the part of bully sidekick Grover Dill while Yano ...

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  6. Canadian a A Christmas Storya bully Zack Ward on making the classic filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 20 | Lethbridge Herald

    ... with the "yellow eyes" who terrorizes neighbourhood children in the wintry comedy directed and co-written by Bob Clark. After a "cattle call" audition against hundreds of kids, Ward initially got the part of bully sidekick Grover Dill while Yano ...

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  7. A Christmas Story Live' Review Roundup: Fox's TV...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 18 | SFGate

    ... viewers) and was ripped apart in reviews that were quick to compare it to its beloved source material, the 1983 Bob Clark classic of the same name (minus the "Live!" bit), which, was in turn, based on the cherished Jean Shepherd memoir. While ...

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  8. Beauty vs Beast: A Black Christmas StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 18 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... Tim Burton with his antihero cat-people and scissor-handed freaks. No the Lord of Cinematic Hollies Jollies is Mr. Bob Clark, who gave us the ever-festive duo of 1983's A Christmas Story in 1974's Black Christmas . Nostalgia & Homicide - spells Xmas ...

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  9. Review: 'A Christmas Story Live!' Wasn't Lively EnoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 18 | The New York Times

    ... throughout was a letdown - like getting pink bunny pajamas for Christmas instead of a Red Ryder BB gun. Director Bob Clark's original 1983 movie followed a winding path toward becoming a yuletide staple. Based on the radio monologuist Jean ...

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  10. 'A Christmas Story Live!' gets merry with Maya Rudolph and a winning RalphieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 17 | Los Angeles Times

    Maya Rudolph, Andy Walken, Tyler Wladis and Chris Diamantopoulos rehearse together for Fox's "A Christmas Story Live!" Writer and radio artist Jean Shepherd's memories of his Indiana childhood and hunger for an "official Red Ryder, carbine action, 200-shot, range model air rifle, with a compass in the stock and this thing that tells time" were famously arranged into Bob Clark's 1983 holiday perennial, "A Christmas Story." That movie was arranged into a 2012 stage musical - "A Christmas Story: The Musical," naturally enough - which was arranged further into the three-hour broadcast of "A Christmas Story Live!" Sunday night on Fox.

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  11. 50 facts about your favorite Christmas moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 16 | Deseret News

    ... a look at 50 things you might not know about 15 of your favorite Christmas films. "A Christmas Story" director Bob Clark says in the film's DVD commentary that he worked with writer Jean Shepherd for nearly ten years on "A Christmas Story" before ...

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  12. It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like ChristmasRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2017 | The Cultural Gutter

    An early version of Roy Moore's** script, in fact, was called The Babysitter,*** and it was director Bob Clark who changed the setting to a sorority. Clark also suggested the Black Christmas title, decking the halls with the very first holiday-themed slasher, and that, along with its POV killer and discarded babysitter victims, ended up recapitulated in John Carpenter's Halloween in 1979.

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  13. 'A Christmas Story' Cast: Where Are They Now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | BIO

    ... classic that it is today. Check out where the cast is today. You'd think the round-the-clock TV marathons of Bob Clark's comedy, A Christmas Story , would be as overwhelming as Ralphie Parker's Pepto Bismol-colored bunny costume, but the nostalgia, ...

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  14. Agenda What to See, Hear, Watch, and ReadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | New York Magazine

    The live-TV-musicals craze continues to devour '80s touchstones - here, inspired by the recent Broadway adaptation, Bob Clark's 1983 classic about a bespectacled Indiana kid obsessed with getting a genuine Red Ryder BB gun for Christmas. This new version stars Maya Rudolph as the mom.

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  15. Starlight Community Theater Continues to Spread Holiday Cheer With...Read the original story

    Dec 9, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... stage production of A Christmas Story is based off of the 1983 American Christmas Comedy Film that was directed by Bob Clark. Since then, the film has become a holiday classic in the United States and is shown numerous times on local television ...

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  16. 6 Filmmaking Tips on How to Make Christmas MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Film School Rejects

    ... elements. Below are six tips from the makers of holiday films that should help anyone hoping to be the next Bob Clark or Rankin/Bass or even just a hired gun for the Hallmark Channel. Think about your favorite Christmas movies. Would you have ...

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  17. 11 Things You Didn't Know About 'A Christmas Story'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Southern Accents

    For many families, it's just not Christmas until the whole family has gathered around to watch A Christmas Story, the endearing and enduring holiday classic based on the memories of author Jean Shepherd. The way the story goes is that director Bob Clark was driving when he heard Shepherd reading from his collection of short stories "In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash," on the radio.

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  18. 29 Facts You Might Not Know About A Christmas StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2017 | Neatorama

    ... change that. 2. Peter Billingsley, the actor who played Ralphie, was the first child who auditioned for director Bob Clark. Clark figured he couldn't hire the first child he saw audition, so he auditioned thousands of others before deciding to cast ...

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  19. James Bernard, James Lloyd Reynolds, Jennifer Hope Wills, Holly Ann...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Story (Turner Entertainment Co., Distributed by Warner Bros, Written by Jean Shepherd , Leigh Brown , and Bob Clark ) and In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash (written by Jean Shepherd .) Book by Joseph Robinette , Music and Lyrics by Benj Pasek and ...

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  20. BWW Review: Nashville Rep's Annual a Christmas Story Ushers in the Holiday SeasonRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... up their own versions of the play, adapted by Philip Grecian from the screenplay by Jean Shepherd, Leigh Brown and Bob Clark. First produced some nine years ago by the Rep, A Christmas Story each year draws large audiences to TPAC's Andrew Johnson ...

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