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Director Soderberg: From 'sex, lies' to 'Traffic'

...Even though we live in a time when entertainment reportage is prone to exaggeration, it's safe to proclaim that movie director Steven Soderbergh has made The Comeback of the New Millennium. He's the first filmmaker in movie history to receive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/15/ent_307334.shtml
Things to Do
Ramblin' Rhodes: Vivien Leigh enjoyed brief stay in Augusta

...Christmas gift this week 72 years ago in having an unplanned visit by movie stars Vivien Leigh and Laurence Olivier and movie director Alfred Hitchcock.The visit took place exactly one year after Leigh made movie history with her Oscar-winning portrayal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-12-12/ramblin-rhodes-vivien
Bookworm: 'Butler' serves up juicy bits of history

...before thought possible: he voted for a black president.In his foreword to The Butler, the story that begat the movie, director Lee Daniels says his movie's title character is "fictionalized."The real Allen lived nearly a stones' throw from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2013-08-15/bookworm-butler-serves-juicy-bits-h
Stanley Kubrick, 70, movie director, dies

LONDON -- Stanley Kubrick, the director of 2001: A Space Odyssey and A Clockwork Orange, whose films often puzzled and shocked audiences only to end up as classics, died Sunday at his home in England, his family said. He was 70. Police were summoned to Mr. Kubrick's rural home north of London on Sunday afternoon, said authorities in Hertfordshire, where he was certified dead. "There are no suspicious circumstances," police said. Mr. Kubrick's family announced his death, and said there would be no further comment.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/08/ent_255505.shtml
Things to Do
Eagles sputter in Vick's debut

...before Donovan McNabb walked over to offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg on the sideline and yelled "Cut!" Like a movie director who's seen enough, McNabb wanted the offense to do another take. This time, without Vick. In his debut with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/29/pro_546175.shtml
NFL
Golden Touch

...perception is that the four acting categories are all-but-locked and that the Oscars will - finally - honor maverick movie director Martin Scorsese with the gold he deserved 30 years ago. Still, there's nothing like pundits preaching the wisdom...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/25/osc_117636.shtml
Oscars
Don't slight socialized medicine

...film. Most reviewers are praising the movie, some don't - mainly for the wrong reasons. Mr. Moore is a gifted movie director who knows how to make an impact on those moral issues that are affecting the country, and with a remarkable ability...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/12/op_139361.shtml
Opinion columns
Radio gets money from entertainment industry for new home

...to get a new house since a fire destroyed his home earlier this month. Kennedy received $115,000 from "Radio" movie director Mike Tollin and Regal Entertainment Group executive vice president Greg Dunn at a ceremony at T.L. Hanna High School...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/21/met_394029.shtml
Metro
Time to face the music

...might sound formulaic and overdone. In real life, it's the Roman Polanski story. The acclaimed international movie director, now 76, has been a fugitive since 1978, after pleading guilty to having sex with a 13-year-old girl he actually...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/01/edi_550146.shtml
Editorials
Mini reviews

...theater locations and movie times. JUST OUT HOLLYWOOD ENDING (** 1/2 , PG-13) Val Waxman (Woody Allen) is a movie director going through a slow period in his career. Maybe it's more like a slow decade. Then he gets a big break: His...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/21/app_344976.shtml
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