Ramblin' Rhodes: Latest book on Ty Cobb is well-researched account

...dreamed up, which unfortunately was also the basis for the highly inaccurate and sensationalized movie Cobb, starring Tommy Lee Jones.One of the most dramatic parts of the Stump book depicted in the movie was of Cobb on Christmas Eve in 1960 taking...

James Brown's mother, Susie, wrongly depicted in movie

The movie Cobb starring Tommy Lee Jones was based on a lie that Cobb was driven his whole life trying to prove himself to his father who didn't want him to play baseball...

We often find cherished memories in the unlikeliest of places

...speed of forgetfulness.? Vera Nazarian In that otherwise forgettable film Men In Black II, Agent K, played by Tommy Lee Jones, spends much of the movie trying to remember.Anticipating he might one day be in this situation, however, Agent...

'Lincoln' leads Oscars with 12 nominations

...including best picture, director for Steven Spielberg and acting honors for Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field and Tommy Lee Jones.Also among the nine nominees for best picture Thursday: the old-age love story Amour; the Iran hostage thriller...

Many country music films delight without Oscar

...who was a wife at 13 and mother at 14. Earning seven nominations, it starred Sissy Spacek in the title role with Tommy Lee Jones playing her husband. Spacek, who did her own singing in the film, won an Oscar for Best Actress.URBAN COWBOY...

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Ramblin' Rhodes - Many country acts found success in '96

...The husband and early manager of Loretta Lynn died at their Hurricane Mills, Tenn., home on Aug. 22 at 69. Tommy Lee Jones portrayed Mr. Lynn in Coal Miner's Daughter. BILL MONROE: The Father of Bluegrass Music died Sept. 9 at 84...

DVD releases

...Dove stars Val Kilmer and features Steve Zahn and Karl Urban as the Texas Rangers originated by Robert Duvall and Tommy Lee Jones in the tale of Old West lawmen pursuing rebel Indians and Mexican bandits. EXTRAS: A n extended version of the miniseries...

Oscar contest

...Michael Clayton Daniel Day-Lewis, There Will Be Blood Johnny Depp, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Tommy Lee Jones, In the Valley of Elah Viggo Mortensen, Eastern Promises ACTRESS Cate Blanchett, Elizabeth: The Golden Age Julie...

Academy award nominees

...Laura Linney for The Savages and best-actor nominee Tommy Lee Jones for In the Valley of Elah . Best actress looks like...Depp, Sweeney Todd the Demon Barber of Fleet Street; Tommy Lee Jones, In the Valley of Elah; Viggo Mortensen, Eastern...

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Films of the fall

...No Country is a blood-soaked crime story in the tradition of the brothers' Blood Simple and Fargo. It stars Tommy Lee Jones as a border lawman and Javier Bardiem as a truly frightening criminal on the trail of a big bag of drug money. BEOWULF...