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Worcester developer buys 'American Hustle' building for $3M

Worcester Business Journal - 29 Dec 2017
The Central Building in Worcester will be redeveloped to include 55 residential units and ground floor retail. by Zachary Comeau. The vacant Central Building on Main Street in Worcester -- the scene of part of the film "American Hustle" -- has been ...
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Why This Screen Actors Guild Awards Will Be a Ladies' Night

Vanity Fair - 19 Jan 2018
After last year's Screen Actors Guild Awards, the union's leadership decided to make some changes to their show for 2018, hiring a female host, Kristen Bell, and booking all-female presenters as a statement to honor women in Hollywood. It was a ...
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Who Will Receive Oscar Love?

LA Canyon News - 20 Jan 2018
I mean flicks like “12 Years a Slave,” “American Hustle,” “The Wolf of Wall Street,” “Dallas Buyers Club” and “Gravity” were all vying for the Best Picture prize and each would be deserving of the accolade if they received it. With 2017, not so much ...
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The Forgotten Film Director Hollywood Still Loves

Bloomberg - 18 Jan 2018
Knocked Up director Judd Apatow and American Hustle director David O. Russell feature as commentators. What becomes clear, as the documentary ticks through Ashby's films, is that they are held in such high esteem by actors, producers, and directors ...
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Christian Bale continues to chart his American film course with ...

The Globe and Mail - 17 Jan 2018
The first thing that strikes you when you get the actor Christian Bale on the phone, as one does, is his accent. It's an English one. Of course, you knew that. He's an Englishman after all – born 43 years ago in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales, but ...
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Jack Black cons his way into the audience's heart in 'The Polka King'

Los Angeles Times - 11 Jan 2018
“This really happened,” we're told at the top, a guarantor of authenticity that may bring “American Hustle” and other exercises in cinematic truthiness to mind. When we first meet him in 1990, Jan (Black), who answers to both “Jan” and “Yan,” is an ...
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The very American myth of 'exceptional immigrants'

Aljazeera.com - 20 Jan 2018
We are nearly all exceptional in many ways, but not because we have class privilege and exceptional jobs - but because of the inventiveness of our hustle, the "I can't go on/I'll go on" ideology, evocative of Irish playwright Samuel Beckett's beautiful ...
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'Polka King' film review: Jack Black shines

gulfnews.com - 17 Jan 2018
“This really happened,” we're told at the top, a guarantor of authenticity that may bring American Hustle and other exercises in cinematic truthiness to mind. When we first meet him in 1990, Jan (Black), who answers to both “Jan” and “Yan,” is an ...
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Late Chippewas Run Beats Error Prone Falcons, 84-75

Hustle Belt (blog) - 21 Jan 2018
Today, the Bowling Green Falcons welcomed back their last Mid-American Conference championship team. That was the 1968 squad that was celebrating their 50th anniversary of making the NCAA Tournament. They were the last Falcon team to do so. So much for ...
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MAC College All-Star Game Rundown

Hustle Belt (blog) - 20 Jan 2018
Joe Davidson, P, Bowling Green. The best punter in the MAC was rewarded with a trip to Florida. A Ray Guy watch list member, Davidson booted 60 punts in 2017 with a 44.0 average. Bowling Green will miss his role in changing field position, but an NFL ...
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Costume designer takes pride in look of 'Proud Mary' cast

The Boston Globe - 12 Jan 2018
In black knee-high boots, leather gloves, and a swipe of bright pink lipstick, Taraji P. Henson's character in the new movie “Proud Mary” screams “badass.” She's a fierce, independent hit woman, but her fashion sense is further evidence: This lady ...

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