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  1. Zadzooks: The Order: 1886 reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Washington Times

    ... conversing. Galahad is a humorless curmudgeon. He reminded me of a cross between Sean Connery in "Zardoz" and Robert Shaw in "Jaws." Furthermore, the encounters with the lycan half-breeds are intermittent and uninspired and rarely deliver the ...


  2. Will Smith's losing streak continues with woeful - Focus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | New York Post

    ... of the partners in crime and by righting some wrong (such as taking down a villain like the one played by Robert Shaw in "The Sting"). "Focus" fails on all three counts; the scams rely heavily on far-fetched machinations or simply invisible ones, ...


  3. New York Choral Society to Present 'For Those We've Loved,' 4/8Read the original story

    Monday Feb 23 |

    ... of serenity, wisdom, and peace." Paul Hindemith's When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd was commissioned by Robert Shaw in 1946 to memorialize President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, who had died the previous year. The text is by American poet Walt ...


  4. Robert Shaw released from prison after smothering sick wife with a towelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Daily Mail

    Judge orders early release of 91-year-old war veteran who smothered his sick wife, 84, with a towel 'to put her out of her misery' Robert Shaw was ordered to be released from prison in Orient, Ohio on Tuesday after serving six months of a four-year sentence He had been eligible for early release after pleading guilty to involuntary manslaughter last June and his family asked the judge to release him Shaw smothered his wife of 65 years, Virginia, at their home in 2008 after she had been in and out of hospital with health problems A 91-year-old war veteran who smothered his ailing wife to end her suffering has been released from prison early after serving six months.


  5. Super-deep voice of Hunterdon's Glenn Miller wins GrammyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | The Jersey Journal

    ... College in Princeton. "Later in my career I began singing and recording for the great American choral conductor Robert Shaw, and it was as a result of this association that my own professional singing career really gained momentum." Now he lives in ...


  6. Bond villain and 'Gigi' star dies at 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | CNN

    ... played Rosa Klebb, a Russian SPECTRE agent, in 1963's "From Russia with Love." She was assisted by Donald Grant (Robert Shaw), a thug who meets with Bond on a train. Before playing Klebb, Lenya was a famed stage actress -- she was married to ...


  7. Tate Taylor to Direct Robert Downey Jr.'s USS Indianapolis DramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 |

    ... was sunk by torpedoes with the crew stranded for five days and eaten by sharks. The incident was recounted by Robert Shaw in Steven Spielberg's classic Jaws. Following the incident, Captain Charles McVay was court-martialed over the USS ...


  8. Robert Downey, Jr. And The Director Of Get on Up To Revisit The 1945 Uss Indianapolis DisasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... true story of an 11-year-old boy's school project regarding the tragic incident, which was famously recounted by Robert Shaw in Steven Spielberg 's "Jaws." While ship captain Charles McVay was court-martialed over the USS Indianapolis' secret ...


  9. Robert Downey Jr. and Tate Taylor Team for U.S.S. Indianapolis FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 |

    ... uncertain whether or not Downey may be planning to headline as well. Famously recounted on the big screen by Robert Shaw in Steven Spielberg's Jaws , the real life story of the U.S.S. Indianapolis saw the vessel sunk by Japanese torpedoes in 1945 ...


  10. Team Downey Enlists Tate Taylor For USS Indianapolis Shark Attack Ordeal ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Deadline

    ... project on the USS Indianapolis . This is the harrowing WWII shark tale made famous by the chilling speech Robert Shaw's Quint character delivered to shipmates Roy Scheider and Richard Dreyfuss in Jaws . Set in 1996, the film tells the true story of ...


  11. Autrey Mill UnpluggedRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | Revue & News

    ... backup orchestras for Joni Mitchell, The Moody Blues, and Brian Wilson. As a music journalist, she interviewed Robert Shaw for a national publication. and also spent several years as an announcer/producer in public radio. In the classical ...


  12. The Collegiate Chorale Bumps SUSANNA to 2015-16 SeasonRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 |

    ... of a broad range of vocal music featuring a premier choral ensemble. Founded in 1941 by the legendary conductor Robert Shaw , The Chorale has established a preeminent reputation for its interpretations of the traditional choral repertoire, vocal ...


  13. 'The Sting': Oscar-winning movie hits eternal markRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 |

    ... dorff' and 'Hooker's' elaborately planned sting involved separating a fortune from their mark, 'Doyle Lonnegan' (Robert Shaw). The execution of that splendid scheme remains a beauty to behold regardless of one's viewing count.


  14. Music Review: Perlman Music Program's Celebration ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | YourObserver

    ... take the finale of "Messiah" at the clip taken by Romano deserves to be given a great round of applause. By Robert Shaw. As quickly as the young instrumentalists hopped off their risers, the choral setting vanished and was replaced with orchestra ...


  15. The Taking of Pelham One Two ThreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | KIMT

    ... ransom, and the mighty metropolis that rouses itself to stop them. The brains behind the hijacking is Mr. Blue (Robert Shaw), an ex-British soldier who coolly professional and almost utterly ruthless. Joining him are Mr. Green (Martin Balsam), a ...


  16. Remembering One of the Greatest Scenes in Movie HistoryRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 |

    ... why I love Jaws (and we devoted a whole week to the film back in 2012), but one of the main reasons is because Robert Shaw is just so damn brilliant in it. Shaw's Quint is one of my all-time favorite screen characters he's brash, he's a jerk, but ...


  17. Cooperation and creative versatility distinguish winning directorsRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the pages of Film Quarterly, but Sarris ultimately won the war. After Speilberg's mega-hit "Jaws" (1975), with Robert Shaw and Roy Scheider, he was no longer just a director for hire, but a director who could sit in the main chair of any film he ...


  18. Wednesday's TV Highlights: 'The Sting' and moreRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    Robert Shaw, left, Robert Redford and Paul Newman star in the 1973 caper "The Sting" on Sundance TV. Kitchen Inferno The chefs work canned tuna into a gourmet dish and create an outrageous dessert pizza in the season finale.


  19. Daylight VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | The Washington Monthly

    It's Christmas Eve. Let's begin with my favorite Christmas carol, "Lo How a Rose Ere Blooming," a 16th century German song, as performed by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus with Robert Shaw conducting.


  20. The Richmond Symphony Presents Handel's MESSIAH TonightRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 |

    ... Richmond Symphony Chorus in 1971 for a December performance of Beethoven's Missa Solemnis, under guest conductor Robert Shaw. For 36 years, Erb continued to direct and build the Chorus to reflect the Symphony's high standards. Erin Freeman assumed ...