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  1. Movie review: 'De Palma' is a treasure trove for film buffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... '70s, '80s and '90s. Prizing operatic visual elegance over story logic, he created "Carrie," "Scarface," "The Untouchables" and "Mission: Impossible." He also dropped large-scale bombs ("Bonfire of the Vanities") and widely ignored smaller works. De ...

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  2. NBA celebrates draft with old-school Antoine Walker highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | A Sea of Blue

    20 years ago, Kentucky great Antoine Walker helped The Untouchables roll through college basketball, and the Cats won their sixth national title. Soon after that memorable season ended, Walker declared for the 1996 NBA Draft and was picked sixth ...

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  3. end: 22 Things to Do and See in Portland June 24-26Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Willamette Week

    ... Hollywood director, DePalma is your dream date with the creator of Carrie , Scarface , Dressed to Kill and The Untouchables . Sitting in what looks like the living room of fanboys/directors Noah Baumbach or Jake Paltrow, Brian De Palma walks us ...

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  4. De PalmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... violent gunplay ( Scarface ), and a fashioner of uniquely American horrors ( Carrie , Casualties of War , The Untouchables ). Yet De Palma is more than the sum of these things. A consummate technician and storyteller, this filmmaker has worked ...

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  5. Noah Baumbach and Jake Paltrow Profile a oeCarriea Creator Brian DePalmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Willamette Week

    For film buffs who would kill to have lunch with their favorite New Hollywood director, DePalma is your dream date with the creator of Carrie , Scarface , Dressed to Kill and The Untouchables . Sitting in what looks like the living room of fanboys/directors Noah Baumbach or Jake Paltrow, Brian De Palma walks us through his life and IMDb page.

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  6. Why does President Obama humiliate women of color?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | American Thinker

    ... and who subsequently summed up the Chicago way of politics approvingly, admiringly by paraphrasing "The Untouchables" "Here's how you get him. He pulls a knife, you pull a gun. He sends one of yours to the hospital, you send one of his to the ...

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  7. Brian De Palma Remembers 'The Untouchables', Robert De...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Collider

    When it came to The Untouchables , filmmaker Brian De Palma needed an "American gangster actor," as he says in a new clip from the documentary De Palma . That actor ended up being, of course, Robert De Niro , who played Al Capone in the film about his face off with a federal agent.

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  8. Obit: Carleton College professor expert on India historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | Star Tribune

    A favorite lesson for students enrolled in Eleanor Zelliot's popular History of India class took place not in her classroom but in her kitchen. There, the longtime Carleton College professor taught them how to cook - and enjoy - such delectables as deep-fried puris, chicken curry and Indian railway tea.

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  9. Jake Paltrow talks 'De Palma'-the iconic filmmaker, and his film storyRead the original story

    Friday Jun 17 | The Gate

    ... It's impossible to talk about modern film without bringing up his films, including Scarface , Carrie , and The Untouchables , to name a few, but some of his lesser-known work is as good or better than those iconic titles. What makes De Palma even ...

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  10. Review: 'De Palma' a simple film about a complex subjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | CTV

    ... the director kicked 'Scarface' screenwriter Oliver Stone off the set for talking to the actors, that in 'The Untouchables' Robert De Niro wore the same kind of silk underwear Al Capone wore ('You never saw it but it was there,' says De Palma.) and ...

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  11. Where have all the Tommys gone?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | American Thinker

    No one uses Tommy guns anymore. Today's thugs sling lead at one another with their plastic wonder-guns across playgrounds and parks, with poor accuracy and less style.

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  12. Think Computers, Not Guns a " Likely Terrorists Can Be Profiled and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | National Review Online

    ... of mind? These are uncomfortable questions. When it comes to law enforcement, most of us would rather have The Untouchables than Minority Report . Modern police procedurals have updated the cops-and-robbers model with some technological toys, but ...

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  13. Vote for the All-Beamer team at quarterback and running backRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... ranks sixth on Tech's all-time rushing list and ran for an unbelievable 27 touchdowns in 2000. One half of "The Untouchables." Kevin Jones (2001-03): The other half, Jones was the No. 1 ranked recruit in the country when he committed to the Hokies ...

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  14. Pulp master shows his warm side: 'De Palma' filmmakers were struck by ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Myrtle Beach Online

    From his movies - controversial spasms of sex and violence such as "Carrie," "Blow Out" "Scarface," "Body Double" and "Femme Fatale" and high-style mainstream entertainments like "The Untouchables" and the first "Mission: Impossible" - one would expect filmmaker Brain De Palma to be stormy and intense. Yet the figure who emerges from the new documentary "De Palma" is warm and open, as insightful about his own movies and failings as he is an extraordinary student of cinema itself.

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  15. 'De Palma' an insightful doc into a master filmmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Daily Herald

    ... This talking head belongs to the director of such films as "Carrie," "Mission: Impossible," "Scarface," "The Untouchables," and many others. And when he talks, his bluntly honest, behind-the-scenes revelations become spellbinding stories riddled ...

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  16. Langley Rams couldn't be touched during stellar seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Based on the Langley-based touch football team's impeccable season, they could just as easily been called 'The Untouchables.' The Rams beat The Pulls 33-12 in the semifinal and edged The Outlawz 27-26 in the final, played at at Burnaby Lake Fields.

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  17. Who Almost Played Eliot Ness In The UntouchablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Cinema Blend News

    ... one, however, could have changed much more than one movie. When director Brian De Palma was casting 1987s The Untouchables , he originally wasn't looking at relative newcomer Kevin Costner to play Eliot Ness, but instead, TV sensation Don Johnson. A ...

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  18. Nepal's oldest student?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Reuters

    At tender age of 68, Durga Kami is in the running to be Nepal's oldest school-going student. Paul Chapman reports.

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  19. Buying a thrill with Steely Dan at Northerly IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Chicago Reader

    ... Everything for You)" (Joe Tex cover) "Josie" "Peg" "My Old School" "Reelin' in the Years" "Pretzel Logic" "The Untouchables" (Nelson Riddle cover)

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  20. Pick a flick for Millennium Park's outdoor summer movie seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Red Eye Chicago

    The Summer Film Series at Millennium Park has one open slot for a screening and is asking people to pick their favorite movie among a list of 20 made in Chicago as the final film to be shown for the season. The movie with the most votes at chifilmfave.org by Aug. 16 will play on a 40-foot screen at the park Aug. 30. And now, the nominees are: 1980s classics including "The Blues Brothers," "Risky Business" and "Adventures in Babysitting," funny films such as "Home Alone" and "My Best Friend's Wedding" and even nods to Chicago's gangster history with "Public Enemies" and "The Untouchables."

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