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The Fisher King - A Special, Heartfelt Film ... However Strange The Story May Be

Terry Gilliam, describing the unconventional plot of The Fisher King to the studio, must have had a few confused looks in response. Unlike Brazil and… 574 more words

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CineVue Review: The Fisher King


Jack Lucas (Jeff Bridges) is at the top of his game. A shock-jock radio host specialising as a kind of anti-Frasier Crane, he encourages listeners to call in with their problems before humiliating them with insults and the music of Ray Charles. 74 more words


Happy Birthday: Mercedes Ruehl

Mercedes Ruehl

Born: February 28, 1948 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA

I went to New York to study acting the summer I was 21 and like thousands of actors before me and thousands of actors after me, I went through the usual scores of moonlighting jobs and the usual scores of rejection and the usual legions of prophets of doom who were always there and always at the ready to give you the up-to-minute odds against you ever making anything of yourself in this business. 162 more words

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Edward Albee Memorial Brings Tributes From John Guare, Mercedes Ruehl, Richard Thomas & Rosemary Harris

Broadway’s August Wilson Theatre was filled Tuesday afternoon with friends, fans and colleagues of Edward Albee, who died September 16 at 88. Onstage to recall the much-laureled author of… 321 more words


The Fisher King - Review


The Fisher King is one of those movies that really feels so messy but in the end it’s such a wonderful mess. It’s messy in the sense that it is also using this nature to itself in order to fully embrace what it is about. 973 more words

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