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Mickey Rooney's Quietest Role

New York Times - 06 Apr 2014
For the best thing to remember from the singular career of Mickey Rooney, who died on Sunday, I submit this: a 1981 made-for-TV movie called “Bill,” in which Mr. Rooney plays a character from real life, Bill Sackter, who spent more than 40 years in a ...
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Wundram: Remembering Bill Sackter

Quad City Times - 19 Jun 2017
Here's an excerpt from a story about Bill's death which appeared June 17, 1983, in the Philadelphia Inquirer: “Bill, the mildly retarded coffee shop proprietor who inspired Mickey Rooney to win an Emmy for portrayal of his life on television and ...
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What's Happening Around Elko

Elko Daily Free Press - 22 Jun 2017
The movie” Night at the Museum,” starring Ben Stiller and Carla Gugino, will be shown in the museum theater at 6 p.m. with a second showing at 8:30 p.m. The stellar cast also includes Dick Van Dyke, Mickey Rooney, Ricky Gervais, Owen Wilson, Steve ...
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Chowder and garlic highlight last weekend of spring 2017

Chinook Observer - 20 Jun 2017
He said the previous owner told him it was used in one of the Rainier Beer commercials that featured actor Mickey Rooney in the 1980s. Good turnout. According to longtime event organizer Jeff Harrell, this year had a good turnout with 221 participants.
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Good gastropub fun at Public Beer Wine Shop in Long Beach

Long Beach Press Telegram - 21 Jun 2017
Public Beer Wine Shop is what it is: a conundrum in a boxy space on Fourth Street near Pacific Avenue in Long Beach. It's a warehouse with vibes. And good fun — if it's what you want. There's a quality of the old Judy Garland/Mickey Rooney “Hey! My ...
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Hackie: A Member of the Tribe

Seven Days - 14 Jun 2017
At first flash, he reminded me of Mickey Rooney or, going back even further, James Cagney. "I'm Ed," he said, and we shook on it. "Great property," I said as we pulled back onto the County Road en route to Burlington airport. "Have you lived here a ...
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Oak Brook: Perfect place for date night with theater and dining

Chicago Tribune - 22 Jun 2017
The De Santis Family once had five Drury Lane theaters around the Chicago area and now, this is the only location which remains and the same space which hosted performances by Reynolds, Marie Osmond, Jerry Lewis, Mickey Rooney, Wayne Newton, ...
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Hill actress very lucky because 'I'm never not on stage'

Chestnut Hill Local - 16 Jun 2017
The original movie, directed by Max Reinhardt, starred such luminaries as James Cagney, Mickey Rooney, Joe E. Brown, Dick Powell and Olivia de Havilland, among others. All the actors, with the exception of de Havilland, keep their original names in the ...
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'American Pickers'' top 11 automotive picks

Fox News - 02 Jun 2017
Mickey Rooney's movie cycle car — Mike and Frank visited the Pioneer Auto Museum in South Dakota and left with a motorcycle car that Mickey Rooney drove in the 1949 movie The Big Wheel. The custom cycle car, powered by an I-4 series Indian engine, ...

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