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Few filmmakers yell 'cut' over age

...Certainly, film history is littered with directors who worked well past retirement age. Akira Kurosawa, Sidney Lumet and Robert Altman all worked into their 80s, producing some fine films: Altman's Gosford Park, Kurosawa's Dreams, Lumet's Before...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-07-28/few-filmmakers-yell-cut-over-age
Ramblin' Rhodes: It seems Oscar rarely smiles on country tunes

...1975 with I'm Easy from the movie Nashville with the music and lyrics composed by actor Keith Carradine.Director Robert Altman took an unusual approach with the film by having his actors write their own songs. Many of those songs turned out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-02-26/ramblin-rhodes-it-see
Ramblin' Rhodes: Take a look at music, more from 2012

...its music community except maybe for the sex, back-stabbing record company executives and country songs. The 1975 Robert Altman-directed movie Nashville probably comes closest to realistically depicting Music City U.S.A.? Randy Travis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-12-31/ramblin-rhodes-take-l
Many country music films delight without Oscar

...Basil Rathbone. No nominations.NASHVILLE, 1975: One of the best movies with a country music theme was directed by Robert Altman. Its list of co-stars includes Karen Black, Lily Tomlin, Scott Glenn, Henry Gibson, Keith Carradine, Ronee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2011-02-23/many-country-music-fi
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Reel Releases: Powerful bosses dominate in films

...small town America is captured here. THE PLAYER (1992): This pitch black comedy rates as one of legendary director Robert Altman's best and Tim Robbins' portrayal of a paranoid Hollywood executive is a scathing portrait of someone who finds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-01-25/reel-releases-powerfu
Lovett, Hiatt to end festival acoustically

...incorporated the now-standard elements of pop, jazz and big band music to his sound. Made his acting debut in Robert Altman's 1991 film The Player. He became part of the filmmaker's stock company, appearing in Short Cuts, Pret-a-Porter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/25/mus_477040.shtml
Music
Lovett, Hiatt join performers

...Texas - Was briefly married to Julia Roberts in the early 1990s - Has appeared as an actor in several of director Robert Altman's films NAME: John Hiatt HOMETOWN: Indianapolis STYLE: American roots rock Essential album: Bring the Family...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/23/met_196034.shtml
Metro
Play becomes a history lesson for young cast members

...personnel. Unlike the immensely popular television show of the same name, the play more closely resembles the 1970 Robert Altman film and is a dark comedy. Because nearly 30 teens are involved in the show, it underwent a heavy sanitization...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/24/aik_188354.shtml
Impossible dream is always worth the risk

...might be a good idea to fashion a pair of wings and take a leap from the club level. Such is the premise of the quirky Robert Altman fable, which stars Altman regulars Shelley Duvall, Sally Kellerman and Bud Cort as an innocent living in the dome's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/29/uhl_122092.shtml
Steven Uhles
Mini reviews

...PG-13) Mo'Nique stars as an aspiring fashion designer. Augusta Village PRAIRIE HOME COMPANION (HHHH, PG-13) Robert Altman's salute to Garrison Keillor's great radio program is gentle and whimsical, simple and profound. Evans RV (HH...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/22/mov_86186.shtml
Movies