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Movie review: Neeson in action again in 'Tombstones'

Movie review: Neeson in action again in 'Tombstones'

September 18th, 2014 9:44 pm by FRANK SCHECK, The Hollywood Reporter

"A Walk Among the Tombstones" is notable for its dark atmospherics and strong performance by Liam Neeson in the latest example of his unlikely late career transformation into an action hero.

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Review: "Destiny" dazzles, but time for genre to evolve?

Review: "Destiny" dazzles, but time for genre to evolve?

September 18th, 2014 10:51 am by By Brier Dudley, The Seattle Times (MCT)

Players zoom though the solar system to battle aliens and each other on dazzlingly rendered versions of Earth, the moon and other planets.

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Ben McKenzie primed to lead Fox's Batman prequel

Ben McKenzie primed to lead Fox's Batman prequel

September 17th, 2014 5:56 pm by Associated Press

The series has the name recognition, history and premise to peak curiosity, and "if that gets people to watch, I'll take it," the 36-year-old actor said in a recent interview.

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"Southern Justice": Show filmed at SCSO airs tonight

"Southern Justice": Show filmed at SCSO airs tonight

September 17th, 2014 1:53 pm by Rain Smith

A documentary television show filmed over several months at the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office has its season premiere Wednesday night.

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'Easy Rider' bike going to auction

'Easy Rider' bike going to auction

September 17th, 2014 8:13 am by ULA ILNYTZKY, Associated Press

The customized Captain America chopper Peter Fonda rode in "Easy Rider" has come to symbolize the counterculture of the 1960s. Now it's for sale.

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The Roosevelt trail, from Maine to North Dakota

The Roosevelt trail, from Maine to North Dakota

September 16th, 2014 6:09 pm by BETH J. HARPAZ, Associated Press

Ken Burns' new documentary about the Roosevelts — presidents Theodore and Franklin, and Franklin's wife Eleanor — is bound to stir interest in some of the places connected to them.

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Book review: 'Voices' draws attention to black poets

Book review: 'Voices' draws attention to black poets

September 16th, 2014 6:04 pm by JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press

George Moses Horton wasn't supposed to be able to read. As a black slave in North Carolina, he definitely wasn't supposed to be able to compose sonnets and ballads. But on July 18, 1828, his poem "Slavery" appeared in the newspaper Freedom's Journal.

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Movie review: A-list cast can't save sappy 'Leave You'

Movie review: A-list cast can't save sappy 'Leave You'

September 16th, 2014 5:56 pm by JOCELYN NOVECK, Associated Press

Somebody dies. Family gathers to mourn. Everybody's stuck in one house, with all their quirks and foibles and enough emotional baggage to fill an aircraft carrier. What could go wrong? Ha ha. What couldn't?

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Most promising of TV's fall lineup

Most promising of TV's fall lineup

September 16th, 2014 8:49 am by By Rob Owen, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (MCT)

There's a lot of mediocrity and the stuff that's promising tends to be more guilty-pleasure good than smart-sophisticated good.

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Exhibition looks at genius of carousel inventor

Exhibition looks at genius of carousel inventor

September 15th, 2014 9:52 am by ULA ILNYTZKY, Associated Press

Coney Island's historic B&B Carousell is among several vintage attractions still thrilling visitors at the famous amusement park today.

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