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At Middleton Trailer


It seems you can take a kid out of college but you can't take college out of a kid as two discontented parents find themselves struggling to behave themselves as they take their respective 18-year-old children to visit their new college campus Middleton. George and Edith are total opposites who find themselves completely uninterested in each other's quirks initially; George is a serious, suit-wearing heart surgeon desperately worried about the academic future of his overly chilled out son, while Edith embarrasses her hard-working daughter with her laidback attitude and never being too afraid to speak her mind. When the parents find themselves separated from the campus tour, they actually start enjoying each other's company and slowly but surely begin to fall in love as they help each other come to terms with the complications of parenthood.

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Opening Night After Party For Broadway's A Time To Kill

Tom Skerritt - Opening night after party for the Broadway play A Time to Kill, held at the Bryant Park Grill. - New York, NY, United States - Monday 21st October 2013

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Opening Night Curtain Call For Broadway's A Time To Kill

Patrick Page, Ethan McSweeny, Sebastian Arcelus, John Grisham, Rupert Holmes, John Douglas Thompson, Tom Skerritt and Ashley Williams - Opening night curtain call for the Broadway play A Time to Kill at the John Golden Theatre. - New York, NY, United States - Monday 21st October 2013

Patrick Page, Ethan Mcsweeny, Sebastian Arcelus, John Grisham, Rupert Holmes, John Douglas Thompson, Tom Skerritt and Ashley Williams
Sebastian Arcelus, John Grisham, John Douglas Thompson and Rupert Holmes
Ethan Mcsweeny, Sebastian Arcelus and John Grisham
Jeffrey Bender, Lee Sellars, John Procaccino, Tonya Pinkins, Fred Dalton Thompson, Patrick Page, Sebastian Arcelus, John Douglas Thompson, Tom Skerritt, Ashley Williams, Chike Johnson, Jr Horne, Dashiell Eaves and Tijuana Ricks
Patrick Page and Sebastian Arcelus
Fred Dalton Thompson, Patrick Page, Ethan Mcsweeny, Sebastian Arcelus, John Grisham, Rupert Holmes, John Douglas Thompson, Tom Skerritt and Ashley Williams

Tom Skerritt Terrified About Broadway Debut


Tom Skerritt A Time To Kill

Movie and Tv veteran Tom Skerritt is terrified about his upcoming Broadway debut in A Time To Kill, revealing he never thought he would make it to the New York stage.

The actor will play Lucien Wilbanks in the courtroom drama, and he has opened up to the New York Post about the theatrical challenge that lies ahead.

He says, "I'm thrilled but terrified. I've worked lots in films but couldn't see eight months on Broadway for little money. Years ago, speaking on Don Quixote, I experienced a live audience. I recall that surge of energy. But Broadway... Holy s**t.

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Top Gun Trailer


Maverick is a reckless but extremely skilled fighter pilot whose father died after his plane was shot down in the Vietnam War. Because of his talent, he is asked to attend the Top Gun school with co-pilot Goose. It is there he competes to be the top student on the program while simultaneously attempting to woo his chief instructor Charlie Blackwood who, although appearing critical at first, secretly admires his flying methods. His journey to become the greatest pilot in the world is tarnished with tragedy and the frustration that rumours of his father dying due to his own errors could be true. 

This classic romantic drama flick will soon be available to own on Blu-Ray from February 19th 2013. The movie was based on the California magazine article 'Top Guns' by Ehud Yonay and directed by Tony Scott ('Beverly Hills Cop II', 'Enemy of the State', 'Domino') in 1986 with writing credits to Jim Cash and Jack Epps Jr. ('Dick Tracy', 'Anaconda'). It won an Oscar and a Golden Globe on its release as well as a Brit award for Best Soundtrack. 'Top Gun' will appear in 3D cinemas for six days only between February 8th and 13th 2013.

Starring: Tom Cruise, Kelly McGillis, Val Kilmer, Anthony Edwards, Tom Skerritt, Michael Ironside, John Stockwell, Barry Tubb, Rick Rossovich, Tim Robbins, Clarence Gilyard Jr., Whip Hubley, James Tolkan, Meg Ryan, Adrian Pasdar, Randall Brady, Duke Stroud & Frank Pesce

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The Film Society Of Lincoln Center Presents A Screening Of The 1970 Classic Film 'MASH' During The Series 'Fasten Your Seatbelts: 75 Years Of 20th Century Fox Held At The Walter Reade Theatre.

Tom Skerritt and Elliott Gould - Tom Skerritt and Elliott Gould New York City, USA - The Film Society of Lincoln Center presents a screening of the 1970 classic film 'MASH' during the series 'Fasten Your Seatbelts: 75 Years of 20th Century Fox held at the Walter Reade Theatre. Saturday 4th September 2010

Tom Skerritt and Elliott Gould
Tom Skerritt and Elliott Gould
Tom Skerritt and Elliott Gould
Tom Skerritt and Elliott Gould
Tom Skerritt and Elliott Gould
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Thieves Like Us Review


Excellent
Those watching Robert Altman's 1974 Depression-era robbers-on-the-run film Thieves Like Us and looking for a Bonnie and Clyde-style antiheroic odyssey -- charismatic young lovers, blaze of glory, the whole deal -- will come away severely disappointed. Altman, fortunately, has other things on his mind than building up legends and stoking the coals of nostalgia. His robbers aren't savage animals, but they're far from dashing; opportunistic, venal, and unable to plan their lives more than five minutes into the future is a more apt description.

A languorous single take opens the film, sweeping across verdant Mississippi countryside being traversed by a railcar carrying a chain gang and armed guards, before spying a couple of other prisoners rowing their way across a pond, chatting about things inconsequential. A third accomplice shows up with a car and some civilian clothes. The car breaks down, they take off on foot. Eventually the trio -- a couple of hard cases, T-Dub (Bert Remsen) and Chickamaw (John Schuck), and one fresh-faced young Ozark farmboy, Bowie (Keith Carradine) previously serving life for a murder committed at 16 -- wind up at a relative's place, where they hide out and plan their first robbery. Because the three, who continually refer to themselves as "thieves," never seem to consider even for a moment to do anything but just keeping on robbing and running. And so they do.

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The Dead Zone Review


Good
One of the more successful entries into the Stephen King horror film genre (and probably the best under the Dino De Laurentiis production label), The Dead Zone is aided in no small part by Christopher Walken in the lead role.

Walken stars as high school teacher Johnny Smith, who wrecks his Beetle and spends five years in a coma, only to discover he now has the gift of second sight. Predicting local tragedies is one thing, but eventually he becomes entangled in a political race (with Martin Sheen running for President), and Johnny foresees that if he wins, disaster will ensue (you know, the nuclear kind).

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M*A*S*H Review


Extraordinary
As its opening song tells us, suicide may be painless, but war doesn't look all that bad, either, not the way the storied M*A*S*H tells it.

M*A*S*H isn't just the most successful translation from film to TV show of all time, it's also a masterful movie in its own rite. Maybe Robert Altman's best work (and his first movie of any serious note), though he's barely associated with the film in the popular consciousness now.

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Top Gun Review


Good
Anyone fondly remembering Top Gun as a prototypical action-packed Jerry Bruckheimer 'nad-fest probably hasn't seen it in awhile. Newly released as a mega-deluxe DVD, it's time to remember what Top Gun really is: From "You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling" to "Take My Breath Away," it's mushy love story first, fighter-pilots-in-training movie second.

Ironically, the early 1990s would bring to light the fact that carousing was what naval pilots seemed to do best: The 1986 Tailhook scandal occured during the same year Top Gun was released.

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A River Runs Through It Review


Good
Of the six movies Robert Redford has directed to date, A River Runs Through It is his second best, following behind the searing, unforgettable Ordinary People. A specialist in bringing books to life as movies, Redford has a knack for finding what matters in the text and making sure it ends up on screen.

That's vital here because Norman Maclean, on whose novella-length memoir the film is based, was a writer of exceptional grace and economy. This is a simple story that must be told the way he wrote it, and Redford delivers, even using excerpts as the narration he reads. Smart move, Bob.

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The Other Sister Review


Weak

'Tis the season of emotionally manipulative movies, thiswinter of 1998-99.

Starting on Christmas day with "Stepmom" and "Patch Adams," the major studios have served up several moviesthat shamelessly, and often insincerely, strip-mine out tear ducts forevery drop of moisture they can muster.

The second wave of this incursion started Valentine's weekendwith "MessageIn a Bottle" (widower Kevin Costner learnsto love again) and this week the siege continues with "The Other Sister,"the soft-hearted story of a mentally challenged young woman learning tosupport herself and falling in love.

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Skerritt Upset About Erection Supplement Ads


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TOP GUN star Tom Skerritt is heading to court to clear his name after being linked to a new erectile disfunction supplement.

The rugged movie veteran's face has been pasted onto the body of a character endorsing Los Angeles company BODY BASICS' new ACTRA-RX drug, which the firm boasts corrects virility problems.

And the father-of-four is furious because he never gave permission for his image to be used in the billboard advertisments, in which he's being hugged by a female blue alien.

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