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12 tips for a better Disney trip

...trip a resounding success.1. Be realisticIt might be called the Magic Kingdom, but there is no magical spell that casts away temper tantrums. Your kids will get tired, they will get hungry and they will get on your nerves. That being said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-09-06/12-tips-better-disney-tr
Golfer statues could find a welcome home at Augusta's airport

This is an idea prompted by Rob Pavey's article "Cast away?" in the March 6 Chronicle . Those famous golf statues represent an important part of Augusta's heritage, and it would indeed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/08/let_513820.shtml
Letters
Strikingly shot 'Legend' turns cheesy

...talking to store mannequins as though they were real people, not unlike Tom Hanks and his beloved volleyball Wilson in Cast Away . For all his charm and personality, Mr. Smith doesn't quite have the emotional depth of a Tom Hanks to pull it off...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/13/mov_176456.shtml
Movies
Even the stars are subject to bad-hair days in films

...duration of shooting. Production lasted five years. CAST AWAY (2000): There's a sequence in Forrest Gump where...was resurrected and amplified in his desert island drama Cast Away. Filming was split into two separate sessions so Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/01/uhl_114776.shtml
Steven Uhles
Reflection fills book on Rosh Hashanah

...a new year's ritual with medieval origins is tashlikh, throwing bread crumbs into a body of water to symbolically cast away sins. Rabbi Richard Israel, now deceased, suggested wry variations: Throw white bread for ordinary sins, French bread...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/16/rel_96819.shtml
Your Faith
Jews celebrate Rosh Hashana by the water

...who came with her husband, Manuel. "We come every year, wherever we are."In unison, the community prayed to cast away sins of deception, vain ambition, stubbornness, envy, selfishness, indifference, pride and arrogance."It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2010-09-09/jews-celebrate-rosh-hash
Your Faith | Metro
South Pacific setting provides films with ideal island scenery

...breathtaking travelog, shot in eye-popping Technicolor. CAST AWAY (2000): The plight of survivors washed up on the shores...concentrate on the physical challenges of survival. What makes Cast Away so successful is that it always acknowledges that maintaining...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/15/uhl_2807.shtml
Steven Uhles
At the Movies: 'Madagascar'

...Beauty" and "Chariots of Fire" to "Planet of the Apes" and "The Twilight Zone." One joke even combines riffs on "Cast Away" and "Caddyshack" in the same breath. Some of the gags in the film from director-writers Eric Darnell ("Antz...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/25/mov_454169.shtml
Movies
Review: 'A Very Long Engagement'

...investigation are Esperanza (Jean-Pierre Becker), the sympathetic sergeant who tried to aid the soldiers as they were cast away, and Germain Pire (Ticky Holgado), a hilariously energetic private eye. Even the mailman (Jean-Paul Rouve) amusingly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/26/mov_435575.shtml
Movies
Review: 'The Polar Express'

...sort of creepy characters more likely to induce nightmares than visions of sugar plums. With his "Forrest Gump" and "Cast Away" star Tom Hanks providing body movements and voices for many key characters, Zemeckis set out to create a film that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/10/mov_433989.shtml
Movies