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  1. This is Where I Leave You: Gall in the FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Creative Loafing

    Tina Fey, Corey Stoll, Jane Fonda, Jason Bateman and Adam Driver in This Is Where I Leave You The new seriocomedy This Is Where I Leave You is packed to the rafters with insufferable characters, and the youngest of these offenders is a small tyke who's always shown sitting on his portable toilet trying to poop. This leads to the sort of bodily-function gags that are always a telltale sign of screenwriter desperation, but one moment stands apart with its brutal honesty.

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  2. A Minute With: Jane Fonda on learning from the young comic setRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    Actress Jane Fonda says one of the blessings of growing older is that "you learn what you can and can't do" and she freely admits she doesn't have what it takes to do comedy improv. Fonda has 55 years in the business and two best actress Oscars on her shelf for 1978's "Coming Home" and 1972's "Klute."

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  3. A Minute With: Jane Fonda on learning from the you...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | KVOX-FM Fargo

    Actress Jane Fonda says one of the blessings of growing older is that "you learn what you can and can't do" and she freely admits she doesn't have what it takes to do comedy improv. Fonda has 55 years in the business and two best actress Oscars on her shelf for 1978's "Coming Home" and 1972's "Klute."

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  4. This Is Where I Leave YouRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... quite do justice to the novel on which it's based. Also providing some welcome distraction is the presence of Jane Fonda , more radiant than ever at 76, who is much more at ease with humor now than in her early '60s "Barefoot in the Park" starlet ...

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  5. It's too easy to say 'This is Where I Leave You' about this movieRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... who carries around his potty and poops in it in front of anyone, particularly people he seems to like. Another is Jane Fonda's modified breasts and how good they look and how easily they fall out of the 76-year-old actresses's shirt. If neither of ...

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  6. "This Is Where I Leave You" a raucous family dramedyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Kathryn Hahn, from left, Tina Fey, Corey Stoll, Jane Fonda and Jason Bateman in a scene from the film, 'This Is Where I Leave You." Sitting shiva makes the heart grow fonder in "This Is Where I Leave You," a sprawling ensemble dramedy that starts out like a full-tilt sitcom and gradually migrates to a place of genuine feeling.

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  7. A role where Jane Fonda can get risqueRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Boston.com

    She's more known for her two Oscars , her powerhouse dramatic turns on TV and on Broadway , her exercise video empire, and, of course, all those years of antiwar activism. But moviegoers with long memories will also recall "Barefoot in the Park," "California Suite," and "9 to 5." So it's a surprise to hear that Fonda was challenged by the improvisational skills of her costars Jason Bateman and Tina Fey in the new dramedy "This Is Where I Leave You."

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  8. A family circus full of zesty sideshowsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Orange County Register

    ... - "Get out while you can," she tells a potential sister-in-law. The ultimate catalyst is their mother, Hillary (Jane Fonda), the godmother of over-sharing. This striking septuagenarian has been warring against repression ever since she published her ...

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  9. Plain JaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Tempted with the part of a larger-than-life, over-sharing, non-judgmental mother to a fractious family of adult children, Jane Fonda, 76, found a role worth fighting for in the film This Is Where I Leave You. Fonda, apparently not one to buy into her own status as a grande dame of the silver screen, auditioned for the role of widowed psychologist Hilary Altman in the comedy-drama.

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  10. Jane Fonda enjoys second debut in This Is Where I Leave YouRead the original story

    Wednesday | Canada.com

    Honey, Jane Fonda doesn't do many "broad" comedies but she does get laughs as the mouthy matriarch in This Is Where I Leave You. Based on the best-selling Jonathan Tropper novel, the film features Fonda as Hilary Altman, who arranges to have her grown-up children mourn their recently deceased father by sitting Shiva at the family home.

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  11. Jane Fonda, 76, shows off her ageless figure in a see-through black ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Daily Mail

    Jane Fonda, 76, shows off her ageless figure in a semi-sheer black ensemble at This Is Where I Leave You premiere She might be 76-years-old, but Jane Fonda has a figure to rival women a third of her age. The legendary actress showed off her flawless shape to full effect in head-to-toe black at the LA premiere of This Is Where I Leave You on Monday.

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  12. The many talents of Jane FondaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Steuben Courier

    Ask different people of different ages what first comes to mind when the name of Jane Fonda comes up, and you'll get many different answers. When I went around asking, I got: member of Hollywood royalty ; political activist ; former wife of Ted Turner; star of 'Klute'; star of 'Barbarella' ; star of those workout videos; longtime advocate for women's rights; recurring character on 'The Newsroom.'

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  13. Steal Jane Fonda's sophisticated style in NottinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Nottingham Evening Post

    HOLLYWOOD legend Jane Fonda stuck to a trusty black ensemble for the premiere of new film release This is Where I Leave You in Toronto this week. The 76-year-old actress and former model is well-known for her sophisticated style and chic outfits, and for this red carpet appearance she didn't disappoint.

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  14. Bob Crewe | Singer and songwriter, 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Philly.com

    ... into movie work, co-writing and performing the music to the 1968 science-fiction film Barbarella starring Jane Fonda. In 2005, the Jersey-born Mr. Crewe was featured as a character in the Tony Award-winning musical Jersey Boys , about the origins of ...

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  15. RIP, Two Important Rock/Pop Music Producers: Cosimo Matassa and Bob CreweRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | The Stranger

    ... hit " Music To Watch Girls By ." Uh, I should ALSO note the Bob Crewe Generation Orchestra soundtracked the Jane Fonda film Barbarella !! In the '70s, his BCG continued recording, he made a solo record, some disco records, and wrote even more hits, ...

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  16. Jane Fonda, 76, looks flawless as she breezes through LAX in chic all-black outfitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Daily Mail

    ... straight-A prep school graduate as 'vengeance' for U.S. military action in the Middle East She's still got it! Jane Fonda, 76, looks flawless as she breezes through LAX in chic all-black outfit Jane Fonda breezed out of Los Angeles International ...

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  17. Bob Crewe, songwriter and producer who worked with Four Seasons, dies at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Bangor Daily News

    ... into movie work, co-writing and performing the music to the 1968 science-fiction film "Barbarella" starring Jane Fonda. In 2005, Crewe was featured as a character in the Tony Award-winning musical and commercial juggernaut "Jersey Boys," about the ...

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  18. Fun with Dick and JaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | KIMT

    ... after the film is over. The distinction between the Janes is more depressing. Jane Harper in 1977 is played by Jane Fonda and it is easy to see why she was a movie star, both physically and as an actress. The remake's Jane is Tea Leoni, a beautiful ...

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  19. Simon Le Bon on David Lynch's 'Duran Duran: Unstaged': "It's Quite Bizarre"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... in L.A.," says Simon Le Bon, lead singer for the group, which was named after the character who tries to kill Jane Fonda with an orgasm-inducing device called the Excessive Machine in the 1968 film Barbarella . The Lynch film is excessive in a way, ...

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  20. BAM/PFA Presents John Zurier and 2nd Jean-Luc Godard TributeRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Examiner.com

    ... the remaining films are from the 1970s, beginning with 1972's Tout va Bien , a labor uprising film starring Jane Fonda. Other 1970s films featured in the series include another Fonda feature titled Letter to Jane (1972), Every Man for Himself ...

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