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The Little-Known Story of How The Shawshank Redemption Became One of the Most Beloved Films of All Time
Society & Culture  (tags: movies, celebrity, interesting, society, culture, 'The Shawshank Redemption', global phenomenon, world )

Carrie
- 30 days ago - vanityfair.com
A dud at the box office when it opened 20 years ago this week, The Shawshank Redemption now perennially tops IMDb's favorite-movies list--the ultimate in "guy cry" cinema. A story of studio maneuvering, big paychecks deferred, and well-earned roof suds.
Films Where Animals May Have Indeed Been Harmed
Society & Culture  (tags: animals, abuse, death, ethics, movies, society, American Humane Association, dishonesty, humans, safety, rights )

Carrie
- 39 days ago - thedodo.com
These movies might have the line "No Animals Were Harmed" tucked away in their credits, but it turns out that may not have been the case.
Israel Saves, Islam Rapes and Kills
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, celebrity, child, children, corruption, crime, culture, death, ethics, family, freedoms, gayrights, government, health, media, movies, murder, news, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, world )

Rahman
- 64 days ago - shariaunveiled.wordpress.com
While Israel is focused on saving the life of a Yezidi baby, pious Muslims like ISIS are focused on raping and killing Yezidis.
RIP: Lauren Bacall Dies at 89; Iconic Film Legend Known as 'The Look'
Society & Culture  (tags: society, obituary, movies, Bacall, americans, culture, media, news, sadness )

Cal
- 72 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Ms. Bacall was one of the last surviving major stars of the studio system, which flourished from the silent-movie era to the dawn of the television age.
Screen Legend Lauren Bacall Has Died (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Lauren Bacall, obituary, celebrity, death, women, world, movies, society, culture, sadness )

Carrie
- 72 days ago - people.com
Lauren Bacall, the sultry presence who first hit movie screens in 1944 and then went on to play a series of sophisticated, tough-as-nails roles for the next six decades - even in real life - has died, the Humphrey Bogart Estate announced.
Screen Good Guy James Garner Dies (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: obituary, James Garner, celebrity, TV, movies, sadness, news, media, death )

Carrie
- 95 days ago - people.com
James Garner, for more than 50 years one of Hollywood's most likable leading men on the big screen and on TV, died at his Los Angeles home Saturday night, reports TMZ. He was 86.
Actor Bob Hoskins, Known for 'Roger Rabbit,' Dies at 71 (TEXT and PHOTOS)
Society & Culture  (tags: obituary, Bob Hoskins, celebrity, movies, sadness, news, world )

Carrie
- 176 days ago - cnn.com
Bob Hoskins, the pugnacious British actor known for playing gangsters, tough guys and working-class gentlemen in such films as "Who Framed Roger Rabbit," "The Long Good Friday" and "Mermaids," has died, publicist Clair Dobbs said Wednesday.
Sources: Raw Story, The News International
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, children, culture, dishonesty, education, freedoms, government, Humor, intellectual dishonesty, movies, politics, religion, society )

Kit
- 221 days ago - dailykos.com
Last night, Bill Maher closed his show blasting the Noah's Ark story for being fantastical.
Oscar-Nominated Actress Cast as 'Annie' Is Black -- and Twitter Racists Go Nuts
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, racists, movies, celebrity, ethics, rights, freedoms, society, news, sadness, culture )

Carrie
- 229 days ago - rawstory.com
Yesterday, Matthew Eliot cataloged Twitter responses to the trailer for the remake of Annie, which features Oscar-nominated actress Quvenzhané Wallis in the titular role and Jamie Foxx as "Benjamin Stacks."
And Leto's Oscar Goes to ... Journalists
Society & Culture  (tags: AIDS, LGBT community, celebrity, Jared Leto, "Dallas Buyer's Club", Oscar, news, media, movies, rights, freedoms, society )

Carrie
- 234 days ago - rawstory.com
The 42-year-old star picked up the ultimate accolade of an honor-laden awards season for his performance as an AIDS-stricken transgender woman in "Dallas Buyers Club."
10 Movies That Got Great Performances From Actors... By Torturing Them
Society & Culture  (tags: movies, celebrity, actors, art, torture, performance, humans, society )

Carrie
- 240 days ago - theweek.com
Yes, actors transform themselves in the never-ending quest for an Oscar -- but it's not always a pleasant experience. As usual, this year's Academy Awards have nominated numerous actors who were voluntarily tortured, abused, and punished for their art.
Shirley Temple Black, Child Star Who Became Diplomat, Dies at 85
Society & Culture  (tags: celebrity, Shirley Temple Black, obituary, diplomat, child star, movies, news, sadness, society, women )

Carrie
- 254 days ago - reuters.com
Shirley Temple Black, who lifted America's spirits as a bright-eyed, dimpled child movie star during the Great Depression and forged a second career as a U.S. diplomat, died late on Monday evening at the age of 85.
Philip Seymour Hoffman's Many Roles (VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Philip Seymour Hoffman, sadness, society, celebrity, news, movies, death, obituary )

Carrie
- 262 days ago - digg.com
A look back at the career of Philip Seymour Hoffman, who was found dead Sunday. He was perhaps the most admired American actor of his generation.
Award-Winning Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman Found Dead in Manhattan
Society & Culture  (tags: Philip Seymour Hoffman, death, tragedy, drugs, sadness, society, celebrity, media, movies )

Carrie
- 263 days ago - online.wsj.com
Law-enforcement officials said a hypodermic needle and two glassine envelopes containing what is believed to be heroin were found in the apartment on Bethune Street in the West Village neighborhood of Manhattan.
Famous Movie Quotes As Charts ~ INFOGRAPHIC
Society & Culture  (tags: Infographic, movies, quotes, society, interesting, celebrity )

Carrie
- 276 days ago - flowingdata.com
This will easily make the best charts of the year chart.
 

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