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Harold Ramis, a filmmaker who let us all laugh together

Washington Post - 07 Aug 2018
“I always drink to world peace.” That's just one of the myriad oft-quoted lines from “Groundhog Day,” by many lights the life's masterwork of Harold Ramis, who died Monday at 69. The 1993 film — which starred Bill Murray as a cynical weatherman who ...
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Movies and shows on Amazon: September 2018

CNET - 19 Aug 2018
Fall is nearly here and as we slowly slide into Halloween season, you may as well start on your horror binge. Amazon Prime picked up a few good horror films including The Amityville Horror, Pumpkinhead and Jigsaw. Or, if you'd prefer to watch something ...
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Why you mad, Boston?

Liberty Ballers - 18 Aug 2018
If you know the movie “Ghostbusters”, you know that one of the rules is don't cross the streams. There's a reason, and I'll quote Harold Ramis as Egon Spangler: “Try to imagine all life as you know it stopping instantaneously and every molecule in your ...
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Blazing Saddles: Perspective changes in 44 years

NWAOnline - 05 Aug 2018
Director John Landis and writers Harold Ramis, Douglas Kenney and Chris Miller simply observed that this was the case. Lots of entitled behavior gets excused in this country, the guilty are not always brought to justice. I suppose we could hold artists ...
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Who America is Now | Animal House turns 40

HeadStuff.org (press release) (blog) - 27 Jul 2018
I say “actor” because Douglas Kenney was also one of the writers (along with Chris Miller and Harold Ramis) of Animal House. Furthermore, the masthead of the movie, National Lampoon – a humour magazine itself beginning at Harvard University – had ...
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Filming 'The Girls of Summer'

Harborcountry News - 15 Aug 2018
Hancock said Tori has been acting with Second City in Chicago, and he teaches at the Harold Ramis Film School (which is part of Second City). About a dozen of his students had Tori help out in class exercises involving short skits, and he quickly ...
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Southerners Aren't Always at Home in Hollywood

New York Times - 17 Aug 2018
And there was only one word that Harold [Ramis] corrected me on in all of “Groundhog Day”: the word “really.” I would say 'rilly,' Now I say it like I'm from Chicago because that's where Harold was from.” THORNTON I know for me, when I am not playing a ...
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11 life-changing new memoirs you need to read this summer

HelloGiggles - 24 Jul 2018
You probably know Harold Ramis for his beloved films like Caddyshack, Groundhog Day, and, of course, Ghostbusters. But you probably don't know him like his daughter, Violet Ramis Stiel, did. In Ghostbuster's Daughter, she introduces us to the side of ...
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Film Theory: Groundhog Day Is HELL And Ned Ryerson Is The Devil

WhatCulture - 19 Aug 2018
Somewhat inevitably, there's a pretty rich vein of discourse dedicated to spiritual ideology and Harold Ramis' wonderful Groundhog Day. As with anything so wrapped up in morality, pseudo-Christian values and reincarnation, it has become something of a ...
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Museum Dedicated To Comedy Opens In Lucille Ball's Hometown

NPR - 03 Aug 2018
GUNDERSON: In the first wing alone visitors encounter a dress and joke cards from Phyllis Diller, Joan Rivers' personal and creative papers, Jack Benny's tuxedo, Charlie Chaplin's cane, Seinfeld's puffy shirt and Emmy award, Harold Ramis'...
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7 key comedy facts from Marc Evan Jackson of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'

Detroit Free Press - 08 Aug 2018
You know him from roles on sublime NBC comedies "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" (formerly on Fox) and "The Good Place." But did you know that Marc Evan Jackson is an alum of Second City Detroit? Or that he wowed his elementary school with his comedic skills?
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The wonderful adventure of being Harold Ramis' daughter

Chicago Tribune - 25 Jun 2018
She was a 14-year-old on her first visit and her last name was Ramis and she spent a chilly April week there watching her dad Harold direct that time warping modern classic “Groundhog Day.” She was there on June 10, the day after she appeared at the ...
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Mollie Heckerling revealed as Harold Ramis' daughter in new book

Chicago Tribune - 18 Apr 2018
The family tree is tangled as Amy Heckerling and Harold Ramis were both in relationships with other people when Mollie was born in 1985. Mollie said Israel and Heckerling were married until around 1990. Ramis was married to artist Anne Plotkin and they ...
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5 Outdoor Spots With Free Movies

Salt Lake Magazine - 30 Jul 2018
The highly popular 1984 movie featuring Bill Murray, Dan Akroid and Harold Ramis follows three ghost detectives investigating a ghost epidemic in the city. The second movie, Footloose, will no doubt bring feelings of nostalgia. Come watch as Kevin ...

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