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...titles are Gas-s-s-s!, in which killer vapors wipe out everyone older than 25; The Trip, an LSD tale with Peter Fonda and written by Jack Nicholson; the auto-racing showdown The Young Racers; the motorcycle saga The Wild Angels...
Films of the fall saddled with getting him onto a prison-bound train on time. 3:10 to Yuma also features natural-born cowpoke Peter Fonda. ACROSS THE UNIVERSE (SEPT. 14): A sort-of musical built around Beatles hits, this effort by the boldly visual...
Memphis exhibit shows motorcycles as works of art, some images are enduring: Marlon Brando astride his 1950 Triumph Thunderbird in "The Wild One," or Peter Fonda gripping the ape hangers of his stars-and-stripes Harley chopper in "Easy Rider." But who remembers Lucius Copeland...
Will this year's Oscars measure up?

...nominations for The Wings of the Dove, based on Henry James novel. It was an OK movie but... I was happy to see: Peter Fonda get a best-actor nomination for Ulee's Gold, from Florida filmmaker Victor Nunez. So what if he didn't have...
Anne Tyler novel adapted for Hallmark Hall of Fame

...Hallmark Hall of Fame production airs 9 p.m. EST Sunday on CBS. Blythe Danner plays the widow, Rebecca Davitch, and Peter Fonda is her socially inept old beau, Will Allenby, now a divorced college professor. The story is set in Baltimore, and...
Ted Turner honored with star on Hollywood walk of fame

...and we made them billions. They threw it away with AOL, but that wasn't completely my fault. Anyway ..." Turner's star is in front of the historic Roosevelt Hotel, near those honoring Peter Fonda, Cybill Shepherd and Jack LaLanne.
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Historic New Orleans cemetery gets makeover

NEW ORLEANS -- New Orleans' St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 gained celluloid immortality when a stoned-out Peter Fonda climbed on its ornate, above-ground tombs in the 1969 movie "Easy Rider." Even back then, many of the tombs at the 215-year-old...
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'Chronicle' staffers pick favorite flicks

...cinematic tastes behind the bylines: EASY RIDER (1969): Johnny Edwards, special projects reporter: The moment Peter Fonda roared across the screen on his customized Harley, Hollywood changed forever. Easy Rider, an unapologetic youth film...
Pendleton's keen eye appreciated by Braves

...into the parking lot, tucked his helmet under his arm, and showed up in the clubhouse looking like a pudgy version of Peter Fonda in Easy Rider, Terry Pendleton has had a profound effect on Atlanta's hitters and the way they approach their craft...
Daily TV highlights for the week

...Shot on location, "Laramie" has an all-star cast, including Janeane Garofalo, Dylan Baker, Steve Buscemi, Peter Fonda, Laura Linney, Amy Madigan and Joshua Jackson. SUNDAY "Screen Actors Guild Awards" (8 p.m., TNT). More than...
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