• Film

Review: 'A River Runs Through It'

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A skilled, careful adaptation of a much-admired story, A River Runs Through It is a convincing trip back in time to a virtually vanished American West, as well as a nicely observed family study…

  • Film

Review: 'A League of Their Own'

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Awash in sentimentality and manic energy but only occasionally bubbling over with high humor, A League of Their Ownhits about .250 with a few RBI but more than its share of strikeouts.

Chris Bender

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Chris Bender, 19, recording artist on the Atco/EastWest label, was shot to death Nov. 3 in front of the Brockton, Mass., housing project where he was raised. Bender's first album, “Draped,” was…

Margo J. Sylvia

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Margo J. Sylvia, 55, singer best known for her hit “Happy, Happy Birthday Baby” with the 1950s group the Tune Weavers, died Oct. 25 in San Diego of a heart attack and stroke. Born April 4,1936…

Don Becker

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Don Becker, 83, longtime soap opera writer, died Oct. 18 in Cocoa Beach, Fla., of cancer. With Carl Bixby, Becker wrote the radio soap “Life Can Be Beautiful,” which ran for 17 years. It went off the…

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Domestic Film DAILY

PROVIDED BY: Box Office

  1. 1

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

    Daily Gross:$7.6M

    Cume to08.12.14: $79.8M

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

    1
    Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
  2. 2

    Guardians of the Galaxy

    Daily Gross:$6.6M

    Cume to08.12.14: $188.5M

    Guardians of the Galaxy

    2
    Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
  3. 3

    Into the Storm

    Daily Gross:$2.1M

    Cume to08.12.14: $21.1M

    Into the Storm

    3
    Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%

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  • TV

Brown Subs For Brenner

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WUSA-TV sportscaster Glenn Brenner is expected to be off the air for at least a month after suffering what doctors called a “small vascular event” after competing in the Marine Corps Marathon here…

  • TV

Election Doesn't Get Prime Treatment

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The City of Brotherly Love's TV news teams spurned lengthy election coverage in favor of network programming on election night – an evening that proved to be worthy of national attention as…

Donald Churchill

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Donald Churchill, 60, actor and playwright whose output usually concerned the comic side of matrimony, died Oct. 29 in Fuengirola, Spain, apparently of a heart attack. Churchill was in Spain filming…

G. L. Vitto

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Lawrence (G.L.) Vitto, 69, deejay and latenight TV movie host, died Oct. 28 of a heart attack. Vitto began his showbiz career in Los Angeles as a teenager, performing in shows with Jack Benny and…

Khigh Dhiegh

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Khigh Dhiegh, 75, actor best known as the villain Wo Fat on the TV series “Hawaii Five-O,” died Oct. 25 in Mesa, Ariz., of kidney and heart failure. A generation of TV viewers knew him as an evil…

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