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David Edelstein on executive Jonathan Demme

April 30, 2017, 9:46 AM| The Academy Award-winning executive behind the chills of “The Silence of the Lambs,” the amiability of “Melvin and Howard,” and the low-pitched appetite of “Stop Making Sense,” Jonathan Demme, died this week at age 73. Critic David Edelstein pays loyalty to the filmmaker whose fiction, documentaries and unison films always showed human beings in their …

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Neil deGrasse Tyson: Starstruck

April 30, 2017, 9:36 AM| Neil deGrasse Tyson was awed when he visited the Hayden Planetarium in New York City for the first time at the age of nine; given 1996, he’s run the place. The rock-star astrophysicist, who has 7.2 million Twitter followers, can fill a museum with people fervent to hear him speak science. And his latest book, …

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The genuine Einstein

e=mc2 is an equation done famous by Albert Einstein. His mind-bending theories have prolonged been the things of textbooks. Now, Faith Salie tells us, the complexities of his life have turn the things of a made-for-TV series: In systematic circles, stars don’t get any bigger than Albert Einstein. (Not on this world anyway.) “Einstein was the first good systematic celebrity,” …

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Daryl Hall and John Oates

April 30, 2017, 9:56 AM| As they prepared for their arriving tour, hitmakers Daryl Hall and John Oates sat down with Serena Altschul to demeanour back at a decades’ old collaboration. The twin has sole some-more than 80 million albums, and have been inducted into the Rock Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame – all for …

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In remembrance: Director Jonathan Demme

The film universe is anguish the detriment of executive Jonathan Demme, who died this past week at the age of 73. Our censor David Edelstein is among those profitable their respects:  Jonathan Demme was never a brand-name executive like Spielberg or Scorsese, yet he was as great. He saw his pursuit as showing actors (and in documentaries, musicians or politicians) …

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Daryl Hall and John Oates: No finish in sight

“One On One” was one big hit for Hall and Oates back in the day — and just one of the songs that keep the twin much in direct to this day. Here’s Serena Altschul, For The Record:  The video for “Maneater” may be dated, but the music unequivocally binds up. “Whoa, here she comes,Watch out boy, she’ll gnaw you …

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The "Greatest Show on Earth" folds its tent for good

Faced with disappearing sheet sales, the Ringling Brothers and Barnum Bailey Circus — after sophistry the numbers as best it could — is party its final opening two weeks from currently … which means that for anyone wanting to take one last look, there’s no time to lose. Lee Cowan reports: “Ladies and Gentleman, children of all ages … Welcome …

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Drawing on Kobe’s hoops life: Ex-Laker debuts charcterised short

Even as Kobe Bryant poured his heart into a retirement minute thanking the diversion of basketball for giving him so much, he knew he wanted to do more. So after Bryant stepped divided from the NBA last Apr following 20 stellar seasons and 5 championships with the Los Angeles Lakers, he finished it his goal to bring the minute he …

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Samantha Bee, others share favorite President Trump moments

Stars at Samantha Bee’s Washington whack kept it 100 on President Trump’s swell so far. In respect of POTUS’s 100-day milestone, the Daily News asked celebs walking the red (well, purple) runner at Saturday’s “Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner” to share their favorite moment — just one! — from Trump’s immature administration. As the doubt was open to interpretation, …

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‘Godfather’ expel reunites at Tribeca Film Festival

After all these years, they are still a family. The expel of “The Godfather” and “The Godfather: Part II,” including Al Pacino as Michael Corleone, Robert De Niro (young Vito), Diane Keaton (Kay), Talia Shire (Connie), James Caan (Sonny), Robert Duvall (Tom) and executive Francis Ford Coppola reunited on Saturday at Radio City Music Hall to close out the Tribeca …

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