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  1. Why Kevin Costnera s Poplarville show was a win for South MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunherald.com

    It was nothing like the Christopher Guest film "Waiting for Guffman," which tells the tale of people from a small town waiting anxiously for someone from Broadway to attend their play. Actor/director and musician Kevin Costner brought his band Modern West to the Brownstone Center for the Arts on the campus of Pearl River Community College in Poplarville on Friday.

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  2. Coma Cluster Void: Mind Cemeteries [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Released: Aug 26, 2016 Genre: Technical Death Metal, Avant-Garde Metal Label: Self-released Number Of Tracks: 11 This international 10-string death metal band raises the bar for extreme metal in a HUGE way on their amazing debut album. Extended range guitar.

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  3. Popstar: Never Stop, Never Stopping review: The satire is turned up high in this boyband send upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | Mirror.co.uk

    Comparisons to the ultimate mock-rockumentary, This Is Spinal Tap, are inevitable but unfair with Popstar taking some well-aimed and usually hilarious jabs at today's so-called stars. Andy Samberg stars as the egocentric and deluded Conner, nicknamed Conner4Real, who after leaving his hip-hop group, The Style Bozy, embarks on a solo career.

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  4. Pageant Princess at Will Strut Its Stuff at NYNW FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Violet Productions Presents, Pageant Princess, The Musical as part of the New York New Works Theatre Festival, August 31st, 7pm/Elektra Theatre Tickets $21.25 From the award winning creators, Penner/Mackenzie/Ernst, comes the provocative new musical, Pageant Princess, The Musical, directed by Shannon Lewis . What would happen if the Christopher Guest classic Waiting for Guffman and the reality TV hit sensation Toddlers and Tiaras were to have a musical love child that was born in Texas? Pageant Princess, that's what! Pageant follows the bedazzled lives of three children and their dysfunctional families in the quest for the crown at Little Miss Glamour and Glitz - Texas.

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  5. 10 summer movie stunners, surprises and bombsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Journal and Courier

    Check out this story on jconline.com: http://usat.ly/2bOVbrL Let's be clear: This summer was a huge bummer as far as most tent-pole movies were concerned. But never fear - there were a few cinematic bright spots.

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  6. Apocalypse (Oscar Isaac) lays waste to the world in 'X-Men: Apocalypse.'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | The Item

    Let's be clear: This summer was a huge bummer as far as most tent-pole movies were concerned. But never fear - there were a few cinematic bright spots.

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  7. Prince Leads The Free Film Revolution In PeckhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Londonist

    The original and still the best free film festival in London is back next month with ten days of community cinema chaos right across Peckham and Nunhead. The opening and closing nights of the PNFFF nicely mirror each other this year.

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  8. The Making of The Blair Witch Project Part 4: Charge of the Twig BrigadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... coincidentally, I'd seen at the Enzian Theater while in film school with Gregg), but we were able to find Christopher Guest 's 1996 farcical bending of the mock-doc, a film which would establish his signature style, Waiting for Guffman . Henceforth ...

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  9. The 5 biggest winners and losers at the box office this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | Silicon Alley Insider

    With all the major releases having hit the big screen, the 2016 summer movie season has come to a close, and that means it's time to look back on what worked - and what didn't. Though the lack of success by sequels was a big takeaway from this summer season, Disney was responsible for two that worked the best, "Finding Dory" and "Captain America: Civil War."

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  10. 'Kubo and the Two Strings' and 5 other famous movie guitarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | The Washington Post

    If instruments could actually make kids fly it would probably be a lot easier to make them practice. In "Kubo and the Two Strings," opening Friday, Kubo must battle a demon with help from his magical shamisen, a traditional Japanese instrument.

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  11. Trump's lawyer on the polls: What polls?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Hot Air

    I knew we'd reach an "unskew the polls" stage of the campaign eventually, if not this soon. It's a natural partisan reaction.

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  12. Matt Taylor and Vice-Press Launch Two 'This is Spinal Tap' Limited PostersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Collider

    ... it immediately. You'll probably buy the soundtrack the second the film ends. The film stars Rob Reiner , Christopher Guest , Michael McKean and Harry Shearer . Paul Shaffer , Fred Willard , Fran Drescher , Bruno Kirby , Howard Hesseman , Ed Begley, ...

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  13. The Story Behind the Cover of Metallica's Black AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    When Metallica released their fifth, self-titled album - aka The Black Album - on Aug. 12, 1991, it signaled a new chapter for the band. The evolution wasn't without its challenges, however, especially where the title was concerned.

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  14. Mike Birbiglia's Don't Think Twice Falls Short Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | River Front Times

    Written and directed by Mike Birbiglia. Starring Mike Birbiglia, Gillian Jacobs, Keegan-Michael Key and Kate Micucci.

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  15. Christopher Guest Bringing a oeMascotsa to NetflixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Country Legends 106.9 Topeka, Kansas

    He's given us quirky film comedies like Best in Show , Waiting for Guffman , A Mighty Wind and For Your Consideration , as well as the 1984 classic This Is Spinal Tap ., which he co-wrote and was a co-star. Now actor/writer/director Christopher Guest has a new film comedy coming to Netflix.

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  16. Mike Birbiglia says his new movie is a 'love letter' to improvRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... group would do these folksy exercises" to prepare them for the shoot. "Some people expected a kind of Christopher Guest take on it," satirizing that world as a target. "I saw it as a love letter to the form." Little of the story was created on the ...

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  17. Christopher Guest Bringing "Mascots" to NetflixRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... as the 1984 classic This Is Spinal Tap ., which he co-wrote and was a co-star. Now actor/writer/director Christopher Guest has a new film comedy coming to Netflix. Mascots will focus on the competitive world of sports mascots, and will feature ...

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  18. Mascots: Christopher Guest's new film coming to NetflixRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Stuff.co.nz

    Go for the gold...fluffy. Christoper Guest's 'Mascots' comes to Netflix October 13. Starring many of his regular troupe of actors, this Netflix original film takes place in the ultra-competitive world of sports mascots where they compete for the most prestigious award in their field.

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  19. 'Mascots' Teaser: Christopher Guest's Next Comedy Hits Netflix This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | /film

    ... most promising upcoming releases? Mascots , the new comedy from Best in Show and A Mighty Wind director Christopher Guest . Netflix first announced its deal to acquire Mascots almost exactly one year ago, in August 2015 . Today the very first teaser ...

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  20. Netflix Sets October Premiere for Christopher Guest's MascotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | ComingSoon.net

    Netflix has announced that the upcoming film Mascots , from director Christopher Guest , will officially debut on the streaming platform on October 13. You can check out the announcement video in the player below! Welcome to all the drama, intrigue and occasional excitement of the 8th World Mascot Association Championships, where a group of "unusual" men and women, with big heads and furry suits, compete to win the prestigious gold fluffy award and be crowned best mascot in the world.

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