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  1. errol morris A filmmaker ponders the verit in cinemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Boston.com

    ... a documentary? A feature film based on a real court case that tries to remain faithful to the original story. James Stewart stars. There's a scene that mirrors what happened to me in making "The Thin Blue Line" (though I wasn't aware of it at the ...

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  2. What accounts for the cinematic generation gap?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Coastal Courier

    So my twin boys recently had a late-night 14th birthday bash, and they wanted to watch a scary movie with all of their friends. But there wasn't much to choose from since they're not big fans of horror flicks and anything R-rated was out of consideration from the outset.

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  3. Lesser-Known Spencer Tracy Roles: 5 Films From Star You Probably Haven't Seen YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | News Max

    Spencer Tracy had a three-decade movie-star career in which he accumulated nine Academy Award nominations, two Oscar wins, and countless colleagues who believe him to be one of the greatest actors of all time, but there are also plenty of lesser-known Tracy performances that you might not have seen yet. From 1930 to 1967, Tracy made more than 70 films during his career.

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  4. Harvey review: Creaky in places, but slow-burn charm saves this from becoming rabbit stewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Daily Mail

    ... Blue Line) takes the role of Elwood P. Dowd, a middle-aged gent in smalltown USA. This is the role played by James Stewart in the 1950 film of Harvey. They are socially embarrassed by Elwood's tendency to introduce strangers to the invisible rabbit. ...

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  5. Theater review: 'The Philadelphia Story' from Mad Cow TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    When a play becomes a hit movie - and then that movie is cast with Hollywood's brightest stars - it can be hard to separate the two. So it's understandable when a little Katharine Hepburn or a bit of Jimmy Stewart slips into "The Philadelphia Story" at Mad Cow Theatre.

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  6. United Way of the Coastal Empire highlights 2014 accomplishments at annual meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | SavannahNow

    LEFT: Gregg Schroeder, president and CEO, United Way of the Coastal Empire, left, presents the 2015 Spirit of Community Awards, Spirit of Giving, to Dale Critz Sr. CENTER: Schroeder hugs Kesha Gibson-Carter, winner of the 2015 Spirit of Community Awards, Spirit of Advocating. RIGHT: Schroeder presents the 2015 Spirit of Community Awards, Spirit of Volunteering, to Kelly Crosby.

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  7. James Stewart in Supporting Roles: 3 Times Star Shined Without Being Lead ActorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | News Max

    James Stewart is known in American film history mainly for the many starring roles he brought to life on the silver screen. A few of his classic performances include: George Bailey in "It's a Wonderful Life," Jefferson Smith in "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington," and John "Scottie" Ferguson in "Vertigo."

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  8. The 5 Roles That Defined James Stewart's CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | News Max

    James "Jimmy" Stewart is as legendary a Hollywood actor as there ever was, and his distinguished career that spanned nearly 55 years is a testament to his popularity. His easygoing charm, dignity, and humor in his roles resonated with American audiences who found him easy to identify with.

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  9. Review: HarveyRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... invisible rabbit. Chase wrote her Pulitzer Prize winning play - best known as the 1950 film version starring James Stewart - as a wartime morale booster. And its lesson, at least, is worth reviving: open your mind to the possibility of Harvey and ...

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  10. Nightclub owner given 1 1/2 years in prison in corruption schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Red Eye Chicago

    To his family and friends, longtime Chicago nightclub owner Stanley Wozniak is like the Jimmy Stewart character from "It's a Wonderful Life," a decent man who has made up for his mistakes by touching lives through charitable works and good cheer. But then there's the other Stanley Wozniak, the one caught on secret FBI recordings talking excitedly about how a scheme to bribe two Cook County officials would "make our f------ Christmas" and how the financial windfall would allow him to finally buy a vacation home in Costa Rica.

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  11. Chocolate bunny season gets hopping at Schwartz CandiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Newsday

    They've got more than 50 bunny molds at Schwartz Candies, many of them as old as the 75-year-old chocolate shop. Al Schwartz founded the store on West 72nd Street in Manhattan in 1939.

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  12. Can You Spot The Giant White Rabbit In Harvey?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Londonist

    ... it to one of her close friends who had lost her husband. It was also made into a popular Hollywood film with James Stewart in 1950. We found this revival to be a light-hearted tale about personal belief and learning to connect with your own self. ...

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  13. Rational science undone by gooey illusion: Quentin Letts' first night review of HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Daily Mail

    ... Blue Line) takes the role of Elwood P Dowd, a middle-aged gent in smalltown USA. This is the role played by James Stewart in the 1950s film of Harvey. They are embarrassed by Elwood's tendency to introduce strangers to the invisible rabbit. They ...

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  14. 'Rear Window:' Hitchcock's best back on the big screen where it belongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Examiner.com

    An enthusiastic audience paid modern ticket prices to see Alfred Hitchcock 's classic " Rear Window " at the Regal Cinemas Crossgates Stadium 18 & IMAX, Sunday March 22nd. Crossgates is one of the nearly 600 theaters in which Turner Classic Movies, Universal, and Fathom Events are re-introducing a digitally re-mastered version of the film.

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  15. Calendar: Secrets 'Revealed,' 'Get Hard'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | USA Today

    ... the big screen as part of a special two-day event ending today. This digitally remastered 1954 thriller stars James Stewart and Grace Kelly; it's presented by Fathom Events, TCM and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. List of participating ...

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  16. a Almanac: James StewartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | CBS News

    ... new role. Lt. Gen. Valin, Chief of Staff, French Air Force, awards the Croix De Guerre With Palm to Col. James Stewart for exceptional services in the liberation, 1944. An amateur pilot in his own right, Stewart was assigned to the Army Air Corps ...

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  17. Special event screening of classic 'Rear Window' comes to townRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Examiner.com

    ... It received Oscar nominations for Best Director, Screenplay, Cinematography and Sound. Hitchcock's go-to guy, James Stewart, stars as wheelchair bound photographer L. B. Jefferies. While recovering from a broken leg, he stares out his apartment ...

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  18. Flash Friday: Watch Out! Rear Window Peers Back Into Movie TheatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... more than merely fits that bill. Showcasing a legendary lead performance by fan favorite Hollywood leading man James Stewart along with legendary Hitchcock blonde Grace Kelly , the tale of a voyeuristic photographer who appears to witness a murder ...

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  19. Special Screening of 'Rear Window' Coming to Area TheatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Patch.com

    ... Widely considered one of Alfred Hitchcock's very best films, Rear Window finds photojournalist L.B. Jeffries (James Stewart) wheelchair-bound with a broken leg and confined to his tiny, sweltering courtyard apartment. To pass the time between visits ...

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  20. The Minneapolis Hitchcock Film Festival begins April 20thRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | Examiner.com

    Situated at 3800 42nd Ave S, The Riverview also hosts the international espionage caper Topaz on April 27 . The 1943 thriller Shadow of a Doubt, starring Joseph Cotten and Teresa Wright, is showing over at The Heights Theater on Thursday April 30th, while The Riverview screens Marnie on May 4th and Dial M for Murder a week later on the 11th.

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