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    Monday Aug 14 | KAFM Grand Junction

    ... with the movie. We're starting out the series with a comedy/mystery classic The Thin Man (1934) starring William Powell and Myrna Loy. Here's the schedule below. Tickets available here September 5th-The Thin Man (1934) October 3rd-Invasion of The ...

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    Monday Aug 14 | KAFM Grand Junction

    ... series of films casting a sophisticated, glamorous, pleasure-seeking, and urbane husband-wife detective team (William Powell and Myrna Loy as Nick and Nora Charles). Director W.S. Van Dyke had previously directed Manhattan Melodrama (1934), in which ...

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  3. More on PlusRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2017 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... tale of male pregnancy. Part 4 of 5 All-Star Film Collection "Shadow of the Thin Man" Nick and Nora Charles (William Powell, Myrna Loy) solve racetrack-related murders with their 4-year-old son and dog, Asta. Idaho Science Journal "Fernan Lake ...

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  4. Shadow of the Thin ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | KQED

    Nick and Nora Charles go to the races to solve a murder and find all manner of shady characters running with the horses. William Powell and Myrna Loy lead a cast which also includes Dickie Hall as Nickie Jr., along with Donna Reed and Barry Nelson.

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  5. Tonight's Movie: Private Detective 62Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    One year prior to starting his best-known role as detective Nick Charles in MGM's THIN MAN series, William Powell starred in the title role as PRIVATE DETECTIVE 62 . In this Warner Bros.

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  6. It's movie sequel weekend at the Loew'sRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    ... of films tomorrow that broke and reshaped the mold. The 1936 "After The Thin Man" -- today at 8 p.m. -- stars William Powell and Myrna Loy as one of the most famous couples in movie history, the Charleses. Nick is the smooth-talking former PI and ...

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  7. It's movie sequel weekend at the Loew's JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    ... films Saturday that broke and reshaped the mold. The 1936 "After The Thin Man" -- Friday at 8 p.m. -- stars William Powell and Myrna Loy as one of the most famous couples in movie history, the Charleses. Nick is the smooth-talking former PI and Nora ...

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  8. The Thin Man Drinking GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Raincoaster

    Apparently TCM is running The Thin Man, one of the truly great movies of the Thirties, featuring two of the truly greatest performances, those of William Powell and Myrna Loy as Nick and Nora Charles. And also, since it was released just after Prohibition was lifted, featuring an awful lot of every possible kind of booze, making it perfect for a drinking game.

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  9. Race Pilots: William Powell and the World's Very First All-Negro ...Read the original story

    Apr 24, 2017 | Publishers Marketplace

    In 1927, William Powell decided to become a race pilot. Not the kind of pilot who competed in a shiny, custom-built airplane against other pilots for cash, prizes and fame, but rather, more simply, a Negro pilot.

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  10. The 2017 TCM Classic Film Festival: Day TwoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    ... so much time enjoying the Noir City Film Festival ! My first film of the festival was a 35mm print of the William Powell-Myrna Loy comedy LOVE CRAZY (1941), introduced by past TCM guest host Dana Delany . For me LOVE CRAZY has always been a ...

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  11. The 2017 TCM Classic Film Festival ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    ... Egyptian on Thursday evening! During the first block of movies my pick is the comedy LOVE CRAZY (1941) with William Powell and Myrna Loy. Interesting backups are the documentary DAWSON CITY: FROZEN IN TIME (2016), about the discovery of frozen ...

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  12. William Powell, author who later renounced his notorious volume...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    "I don't like to think that I contributed to people being killed," William Powell once said, wrestling with what he had wrought as a disaffected 19-year-old when he hunkered down with military manuals and revolutionary writings and compiled "The Anarchist Cookbook." His volume - a guide to drugs, booby traps, sabotage, hand-to-hand combat and explosives - entered circulation in 1971 and reportedly sold more than 2 million copies.

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  13. Anarchist Cookbook' author William Powell dies at 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    "I don't like to think that I contributed to people being killed," William Powell once said, wrestling with what he had wrought as a disaffected 19-year-old when he hunkered down with military manuals and revolutionary writings and compiled The Anarchist Cookbook . His volume - a guide to drugs, booby traps, sabotage, hand-to-hand combat and explosives - entered circulation in 1971 and reportedly sold more than 2 million copies.

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  14. William Powell and Myrna LoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | KQED

    The second entry in the Thin Man series finds Nick and Nora Charles (William Powell and Myrna Loy) back in San Francisco after solving his last case in New York. Soon, they're investigating murder charges brought against Nora's unstable cousin Selma ...

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  15. Woody Harrelson Tackles 'Wilson'; Gravitas Bows...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Deadline

    ... Ventures is opening Charlie Siskel's American Anarchist , which spotlights The Anarchist Cookbook author William Powell. And distribution newcomer Shudder is going out day-and-date with comedy-thriller Prevenge following a long festival run, ...

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  16. Movie Musings: Dangerous minds, dangerous ideas, dangerous toddlers and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... with a full list of participating theaters at fathomevents.com . "American Anarchist" is a documentary about William Powell, author of 1971's "The Anarchist's Cookbook." If you're unfamiliar, it's a pleasant little read about how to make homemade ...

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  17. New movies opening Friday, March 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | SFGate

    American Anarchist: A documentary about William Powell , not the famous actor of "The Thin Man" but the then-19-year-old author of "The Anarchist Cookbook," written in 1970 amid the counterculture movement. Bokeh: A young couple visiting Iceland wake up and find out that they are the only people left on Earth.

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  18. Nick and Nora grace the Soper ReeseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Lake County Record-Bee

    Myrna Loy and William Powell bring the Charles' back to the Soper Reese in the third of the Thin Man series. “Another Thin Man,” made in 1939, screens on Tuesday, March 14, at 1 and 6 p.m. This time a raucous birthday bash is thrown by some of Nick's old pals to celebrate the first birthday of little Nick Jr. while Nick and Nora keep up their reputation as the champagne elite of sleuthing by solving the murder of a Long Island industrialist.

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  19. I Now Pronounce' is escapist fare of a high orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | LEO Weekly

    ... and barbed punchlines. If this script had been produced 80 years ago, it would been populated by the likes of William Powell and Myrna Loy, Rosalind Russell and Ralph Bellamy - and Groucho might have found himself lurking in a corner The action ...

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  20. Mighty American Chestnut Poised for Return to America's ForestsRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2017 | Newswise

    ... a century ago. "They will be the basis of the trees we will eventually give out to the public," said William Powell, a professor at the College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) in Syracuse, New York. "And they'll be the basis for the ...

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