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The Artside: Exhibits include paintings, photography, wood-turning

...photographs of vernacular architecture; a Red Dog Saloon entrance to an exhibit of Alaskan art; a railway car for the Orient Express gala, among others. In many ways he left his mark on our life in Augusta. He will be remembered and he will be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-03-17/artside-exhibits-incl
Good train films keep viewers on track

...beginning of the successful Richard Pryor-Gene Wilder partnership, this whodunit, clearly inspired by Murder on the Orient Express, stars Mr. Wilder as a mild-mannered man embroiled in art theft, romance and murder during an extended train...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/14/uhl_108315.shtml
Steven Uhles
North Korean leader, Kim Jong-Il, dies at 69

...Kim's lavish lifestyle came from Konstantin Pulikovsky, a former Russian presidential envoy who wrote the book "The Orient Express" about Kim's train trip through Russia in July and August 2001.Pulikovsky, who accompanied the North Korean...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-12-18/north-korean-leader-kim-jong
Looking for a summertime book? No sweat!

...Wandering Home" (Crown Journeys); by train, as Andrew Eames re-creates Agatha Christie's 1928 journey on the Orient Express, from London to Baghdad, in "The 8:55 to Baghdad" (Overlook); and by car, as Julie M. Fenster chronicles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/29/art_454456.shtml
Arts
Films about mishaps of traveling provide guide on what to avoid

...flying whichever airline ill-advisedly hired Dean Martin as a pilot in Airport and wasn't dodging homicides on the Orient Express. If you want some real, or reel, travel disaster, you really need to go to the movies. Here are a few favorites...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/26/uhl_426546.shtml
Steven Uhles
World plans year 2000 parties

...centuries past to celebrate. In Britain, passengers can steam through the night steeped in Old World elegance aboard the Orient Express, ringing in the New Year with champagne and a Scots piper. Peruvians will be busy with purification rituals and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/03/met_276525.shtml
Metro
Best video games of '97 are blend of excitement, terror

...pace. The Last Express, Broderbund DOS, Win 95, Mac, $40 An engrossing, pre-World War I mystery set aboard the Orient Express. Beautiful and unusual art-nouveau animation makes you feel as though you're in a 1920s comic book. You play...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/06/tec_218663.shtml
XXX Technology
Jeff Fager getting ready to replace a television legend

...60" on the Iraq war, for instance. He would also like to see more adventure stories, like when Safer went on the Orient Express. Still, he's working off Hewitt's template and, if things are done right, casual viewers shouldn't notice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/23/tel_405602.shtml
Television
Art Carney had to conquer booze before achieving greatness

...actors would win." Nicholson was up for "Chinatown." The other contenders were Albert Finney for "Murder on the Orient Express," Dustin Hoffman for "Lenny" and Al Pacino for "The Godfather Part II." Basically a character actor, Carney...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/13/ent_391200.shtml
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Arts calendar

...and South exhibition through April 8; Walking Tour: Celebrating African-American Art, 2 p.m. today, free; The Orient Express Gala, 7:30 p.m. Friday, formal attire, $85 members of Young at Art, $150 others; reservations required...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/25/ent_308991.shtml
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