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  1. Reelz Presents Exclusive U.S. Premiere of Oscar Pistorius: the Interview TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... that connects directly to the world of entertainment. REELZ also showcases top movie and entertainment expert Leonard Maltin who provides specific on-air recommendations for movies viewers can watch at home. REELZ is available in 70 million homes on ...

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  2. 'Neon Demon,' 'Swiss Army Man' lead movie weekend of the weirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | USA Today

    ... weekend," says Keith Simanton, editor of IMDb.com. "There's some unique content out there." Film historian Leonard Maltin chalks it up to A-list actors looking for interesting, challenging work with directors who bring a strong point of view. "When ...

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  3. Reelz to Present Exclusive U.S. Premiere of Oscar Pistorius: the Interview, 6/25Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... that connects directly to the world of entertainment. REELZ also showcases top movie and entertainment expert Leonard Maltin who provides specific on-air recommendations for movies viewers can watch at home. REELZ is available in 70 million homes on ...

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  4. 'Film' and 'NotFilm': Buster Keaton & Samuel Beckett visit Brooks MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... Whitelaw, who's widely regarded as the definitive interpreter of Beckett's work. As a teenage film critic Leonard Maltin visited the movie set hoping to meet Keaton, whom he idolized. With the starry-eyed fanboy zeal Maltin recounts the story of an ...

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  5. Film director created comedy 'in the Italian way'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... the 1960s. For one sequence Scola recreated the Trevi Fountain scene from La Dolce Vita. The American critic Leonard Maltin described the film as "a loving homage to Fellini, De Sica and post-war Italian cinema". Two years later he won the best ...

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  6. Reelz to Premiere New Documentary Kardashian: the Man Who Saved O.J. Simpson, 6/13Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... that connects directly to the world of entertainment. REELZ also showcases top movie and entertainment expert Leonard Maltin who provides specific on-air recommendations for movies viewers can watch at home. REELZ is available in 70 million homes on ...

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  7. Live-action musicals aiming for new movie 'Heights'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | USA Today

    ... staple of the 1930s and '40s, with a revival in the 1960s with films like Mary Poppins ," says film historian Leonard Maltin. "But if there's anything we know about Hollywood, it operates in cycles. And we're seeing it again." This spring, director ...

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  8. Film Critic Leonard Maltin Joins Cinetopia Film Festival on June 11 & 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 5 | Examiner.com

    Renowned film critic Leonard Maltin will join the Cinetopia Film Festival on June 11 and 12, in collaboration with Disney Studios films that will be screened at the festival. The renowned film critic, historian, author and creator of the Walt Disney Treasure series joins Cinetopia onstage at three events to talk about the iconic works of Walt Disney and his talented company of illustrators, artists, and animators.

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  9. Batman v Superman reviews 'deserved' - Jeremy IronsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... "overcooked, underlit, indecipherable pudding of a movie," said The Observer . And popular American reviewer Leonard Maltin kept it simple: "It sucks." "I mean it took A 800 million (NZ$1.7b), so the kicking didn't matter but it was sort of ...

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  10. 25 years later, Geena Davis reflects on 'Thelma & Louise'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | USA Today

    ... his career in it. "It touched the zeitgeist of the moment the way very few movies do," says film critic Leonard Maltin. The movie earned $45 million - $92 million when adjusted for inflation - shattering "conventionally held notions of male vs. ...

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  11. DVD reviews: Ridiculously ridiculousRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... Day weekend, and it was branded as one of lowest rated movies of the year. Even legendary film critic Leonard Maltin walked out, and he never does that. So you know it's a big deal and that this movie will serve as the ultimate endurance test. Is it ...

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  12. Ridiculously ridiculousRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... Day weekend, and it was branded as one of lowest rated movies of the year. Even legendary film critic Leonard Maltin walked out, and he never does that. So you know it's a big deal and that this movie will serve as the ultimate endurance test. Is it ...

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  13. Hollywood 911, Copycat Killers Among Reelz New & Returning Original SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... that connects directly to the world of entertainment. REELZ also showcases top movie and entertainment expert Leonard Maltin who provides specific on-air recommendations for movies viewers can watch at home. REELZ is available in 70 million homes on ...

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  14. 'It's Comedy, Everything Is on the Table': Kathy Griffin...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Nashville Scene

    ... the book about? The book is called Kathy Griffin's Celebrity Run-Ins: My A-Z Index . I t's going to be like a Leonard Maltin movie guide, except with humans, these little 500 and 750-word entries. Because over the years, you know I've been in the ...

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  15. Today in Movie Culture: Civil War Era 'Captain America,' Alternative...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Movies.com

    See what Captain America: Civil War would have been like if set during the U.S. Civil War in this mashup with a Ken Burns documentary : Speaking of Iron Man , since so many sites noted a resemblance to him in their write-ups of the new Power Rangers look, here's BossLogic's rendition of a mashup: Here's what the opening credits of The Empire Strikes Back could have looked like if the Star Wars movies had James Bond type beginnings : Today is the 75th anniversary of the release of the classic Disney animated short A Good Time for a Dime . Watch the Donald Duck cartoon in full introduced by Leonard Maltin below.

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  16. The 2016 TCM Classic Film Festival: Day TwoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    ... bleachers: The hip-looking, ebullient Darryl Hickman does not possibly seem to be 84 years old! Fan favorite Leonard Maltin stops by to say hello: And here's Disney composer Richard Sherman greeting the fans! Ann Robinson, star of THE WAR OF THE ...

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  17. TCM Festival Cements Bonds With Viewers, Announces FilmStruckRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | MediaPost

    ... on camera." Still, in light of Osborne's absence, I couldn't help wonder if noted film historian and critic Leonard Maltin, who hosted many presentations at the festival - and such recurring on-air series as "Treasures From The Disney Vault" - was ...

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  18. The 2016 TCM Classic Film Festival in ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    ... again, choosing some of the marvelous things I had to regretfully leave off my schedule. Lou Lumenick and Leonard Maltin provide an overview of just a small fraction of the options available at this year's festival. Robert Osborne was again greatly ...

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  19. Ebertfest 2016: Interview with Renee Baker of the Chicago Modern Orchestra ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... woman in his congregation while taking advantage of her daughter whom he is supposed to marry. Film critic Leonard Maltin introduced the film apologizing for its lack of sophistication preparing the audience to "meet the film on its own level." The ...

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  20. An Interview with "Blow Out" Star Nancy AllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | The Daily Illini

    "Blow Out," the 1981 thriller starring John Travolta and Nancy Allen, was presented at Ebertfest on Saturday night. After the film, Allen was in attendance to answer questions from esteemed critic Leonard Maltin and the audience.

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