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  1. 'Hester Street,' Film Based on Abraham Cahan Novel, Set for Theatrical AdaptationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 30 | Forward

    Forward founding editor Abraham Cahan's 1896 novel about the immigrant experience, "Yekl," is set for a new adaptation. The book was brought into the late 20th century by the 1975 film "Hester Street," which made a star out of Carol Kane; now, playwright Sharyn Rothstein will adapt that film for the stage.

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  2. The Music Club, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | Slate Magazine

    So glad to be making a return appearance in the most satisfyingly freewheeling conversation of the year-end think piece season. Reading your eloquent efforts to make sense of this tumultuous year has been not only challenging but therapeutic.

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  3. Photo Flash: First Look at Harry Connick, Jr.'s the Happy Elf,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... adapted into a 3D-animated holiday special featuring Harry Connick, Jr. 's music and voice as well as stars like Carol Kane , Mickey Rooney , and Lewis Black among others. Just as in the animated film, Harry Connick, Jr. narrates Red Branch's ...

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  4. FLASHBACK: 'Princess Bride,' a Modern Twist on Fairy Tales Back on Big ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | Huntington News

    ... mix of Errol Flynn swashbuckler and Monty Python send up, the Rob Reiner comedy has cameos from Billy Crystal and Carol Kane. Carrie Rickey writing in the Philadelphia Inquirer wrote, "Mandy Patinkin, the most dazzling movie swordsman since Errol ...

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  5. Cast Set for Harry Connick, Jr.'s the Happy Elf at Red Branch Theatre CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... adapted into a 3D-animated holiday special featuring Harry Connick, Jr. 's music and voice as well as stars like Carol Kane , Mickey Rooney , and Lewis Black among others. Just as in the animated film, Harry Connick, Jr. narrates Red Branch's ...

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  6. In NY, Carol Kane returns to her Oscar-nominated roots in 'Hester Street'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2016 | The Times of Israel

    "All of our ancestors came from somewhere," actress Carol Kane said at Manhattan's Film Forum after a rare 35mm projection of her star-making 1974 independent film "Hester Street." With a smile she added a quick reminder to a specific person not in attendance: "Mister Trump!" It was the only direct reference to part of what made the evening so extraordinary.

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  7. Carol Kane says Gene Wilder gave her a second chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | CBS News

    At age 23, Carol Kane was fresh off a Best Actress Oscar nomination with no prospects on the horizon. The phone hadn't rung for a year, she said.

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  8. Carol Kane says Gene Wilder gave her a second chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | CTV

    At age 23, Carol Kane was fresh off a Best Actress Oscar nomination with no prospects on the horizon. The phone hadn't rung for a year, she said.

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  9. Hello, My Name Is Doris' Review: Sally Field Really,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Darien News-Review

    The two-time Oscar winner works hard to create a real character out of this collection of eccentricities, but this shallow, condescending movie constantly undermines her... Through no fault of Sally Field , her new movie "Hello, My Name Is Doris" kept making me think about Carol Kane. Field plays a hoarder, but unlike Kane's character in the recent indie "Clutter," Doris is the cute kind, one whose house remains spotless despite stacks of junk in every room.

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  10. Carol Kane Remembers Gene Wilder: 'He Lived a Quiet Life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... whatever way that we did." Although she's now starring in Tina Fey's Netflix comedy Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt , Carol Kane never thought she had a comedic bone in her body. That all changed with one phone call from Gene Wilder. "I had only done ...

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  11. Waze Traffic App Offers Child Reminder Feature For Parents And CaregiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2016 | Inventor Spot

    ... It's a kind of a "Have you checked the children lately?" heads up without all the creepiness and mayhem both Carol Kane and then Camilla Belle experienced in When a Stranger Calls . The option is in beta and is accessible under settings. It only ...

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  12. C&L's Sat Nite Chiller Theater: 'When A Stranger Calls'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2016 | Crooks and Liars

    I met Kevin Williamson years ago and he told me that he got the idea to write the opening scene of "Scream" when he was house sitting one night, the weather was bad and somebody started calling on the phone and hanging up. Years before that incident in 1979, the great Carol Kane played a babysitter that was being harassed on the telephone by a stranger and the beginning of the film produced one of the scariest twists ever to populate a scary movie.

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  13. Watch: 'Brigitte Quinn's 22 Minutes' With Carol KaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... Fey's idea that she would represent a certain New York woman that was not wealthy, just sort of scrapping by. Carol Kane is an American stage, screen and television actress but known for her role in films like Hester Street and Annie Hall. She is ...

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  14. How Cindy Shermana s art became the Broada s first special exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... Also included is “ Office Killer ,” the 1997 splatter film directed by Sherman that stars Carol Kane, Molly Ringwald, Michael Imperioli and others. “She's not in the film but it's all Cindy,” Kaiser says. “When you ...

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  15. Stage Tube: Tituss Andromedon Submits Audition Tape for Hamilton During TonysRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... , 30 Rock), and a new beginning. The cast also includes Lauren Adams , Sara Chase , Sol Miranda and Emmy winner Carol Kane (Taxi, The Princess Bride). The series was created by Tina Fey (30 Rock) and Robert Carlock (30 Rock), who serve as executive ...

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  16. 'Princess Bride's' Happily Ever After Lasts Throughout FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Huntington News

    ... mix of Errol Flynn swashbuckler and Monty Python send up, the Rob Reiner comedy has cameos from Billy Crystal and Carol Kane. "Though not as visually impressive as comparable Terry Gilliam fare such as Jabberwocky, the verbal wit is fast and ...

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  17. 8 Things To Do in New York's Art World Before June 6Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | The New York Observer

    ... an all-star photographer-she's also the director of 1997's cult classic horror flick Office Killer , starring Carol Kane, Molly Ringwald and Jeanne Tripplehorn. Little known fact: this Sherman-directed film was co-written by Carol director Todd ...

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  18. '70's Indie Film Hester Street to Be Adapted for BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    In a new interview with Indiewire , veteran film producer Ira Deutchman reveals that he plans to adapt Joan Silver's 1975 indie hit HESTER STREET to the Broadway stage, with help from producer Michael Rabinowitz. Silver, who also helmed the film, which earned an Oscar nomination for its star Carol Kane, will serve as a consultant on the project.

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  19. '70's Indie Film Hester Street to Be Adapted into Broadway Play with MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... producer Michael Rabinowitz. Silver, who also helmed the film, (which earned an Oscar nomination for its star Carol Kane), will serve as a consultant on the project. Based on Abraham Cahan's 1896 novella "Yekl: A Tale of the New York Ghetto" and ...

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  20. 1970s indie film "Hester Street" to be adapted for stageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | PanArmenian Network

    ... than $6 million at the box office, which represented a robust take for an independent film in the 1970s. Star Carol Kane snagged an Oscar nomination for her turn as a young Jewish immigrant who has trouble assimilating into her new life on the Lower ...

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