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Christopher Plummer

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  • The look of loud

    Second in an occasional series NEW YORK -- No doubt John Waters meant it fondly when he quipped: "Come to Baltimore and be shocked." Now his vision of 1960s Baltimore is headed to Broadway, where, with the help of a team of designers, the musical...
  • Waltz on Wednesday

    Where: The Hollywood Ballroom at 2126 Industrial Parkway in Silver Spring. When: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday Why: For anyone who has seen Julie Andrews (Maria) and Christopher Plummer (Captain von Trapp) waltz in The Sound of Music, this is an obvious date...
  • Baltimore's new star makes a debut tonight

    With its opening gala tonight, the $62 million France-Merrick Performing Arts Center isn't simply introducing the lovingly restored 1914 vaudeville palace at its center, the Hippodrome Theatre. It is also declaring its intention of making Baltimore once...
  • 'Sound of Music' production needs large cast

    The Melon Patch Players will hold auditions for Richard Rodgers' and Oscar Hammerstein's musical "The Sound of Music" at 7 p.m. Oct 5 and 6 at the Melon Patch Playhouse, 311 N. 13th St., Leesburg. The play is based on the lives of the Von Trapp Family...
  • Filming Of 3 2014 Stratford Fest Productions Launches International Media Project

    The 2014 Stratford Festival productions of Shakespeare's "King Lear," "King John," and "Antony and Cleopatra" are being filmed in Stratford, Ont., early this fall for features that will be distributed in Canadian, U.S. and international cinemas in the...
  • Toronto Film Review: 'The Forger'

    John Travolta is a copyist of great paintings forced to pull one dangerous last deception in "The Forger," a soft-centered crime meller that proves notably short on suspense, and marred by sentimentality that feels distinctly secondhand. Nothing feels...
  • Toronto: John Travolta's 'The Forger' Bought for U.S. Distribution

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Saban Films has acquired U.S. rights to John Travolta's art-heist drama "The Forger" for over $2 million -- two days before its world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival. It's the third major acquisition for the five-month-...
  • Toronto: Simon Pegg on Robin Williams' Suicide, Christopher Plummer Knocks Retirement

    Simon Pegg and Christopher Plummer may be busy hawking "Hector and the Search for Happiness" at this year's Toronto Film Festival, but the stars of the offbeat comedy aren't so sold on the concept of happiness itself. At least not happiness of the pure,...
  • Joseph E. Persico dies at 84; historian, biographer of FDR

    Joseph E. Persico, a historian and biographer whose books on subjects ranging from the Nuremberg trials to the life of Gen. Colin Powell combined dogged research with a novelist's narrative skills, died Aug. 30 at a hospital in Albany, N.Y., after a...
  • Toronto: Philip A. Martin Moves Into Fiction with Thriller 'Forger'

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Philip A. Martin is something of an expert in reality, launching his career as a documentary director in 2000 with "Richard Hillary: A Fighter Pilot's Story" and "Double Helix: The DNA Year." He also directed the British TV...
  • Shia LaBeouf, Kate Mara, Gary Oldman to Star in Thriller 'Man Down' (EXCLUSIVE)

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Shia LaBeouf, Kate Mara and Gary Oldman will star in the psychological thriller "Man Down," with shooting commencing Oct. 30 in New Orleans. The Solution Entertainment Group is handling international rights and will present...
  • Yellow Bird Execs Launch Scandi Shingle Good Company Films

    PARIS- As Scandinavia's film and TV industry gets more competitive and continues to consolidate, four topnotch Scandi producers have joined forces to launch Copenhagen-based shingle, Good Company Films. Led by Vibeke Windelov, Stinna Lassen, Anni...