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‘The Snowman’ a Michael Fassbender thriller minus chills: review

Roll “The Snowman” to the top of the ever-rising mountain of lousy movies with good trailers. But after a short, punchy prologue that leads to a car spinning out of control, this chills-free crime thriller never gets traction — or ...

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‘The Honeymooners’ musical not quite the greatest: theater review

Anyone with a passing knowledge of — or interest in — Jackie Gleason’s much-loved 1950s sitcom “The Honeymooners” knows that one of its catchphrases is “Baby, you’re the greatest.” The new musical based on the short-lived (just 39 episodes) but ...

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‘The Treasurer’ with Peter Friedman and Deanna Dunagan — review

In “The Treasurer,” a middle-aged son (Peter Friedman, reliably excellent) reckons with his relationship with his aging self-centered mother (Deanna Dunagan, low-key compared to her Tony-winning turn in “August: Osage County”). She’d abandoned him as a kid and is now ...

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‘The Good Place’ star D'Arcy Carden's rise from UCB

D’Arcy Carden literally made her way out of the basement. The 37-year-old actress now stars on “The Good Place,” but she started in New York at the Upright Citizens Brigade. Carden went to school to be a dramatic actor, studying ...

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‘The Handmaid's Tale’ star Yvonne Strahovski secretly got married

Serena Joy knows how to keep a secret and apparently so does Yvonne Strahovski. The “Handmaid’s Tale” star revealed at the Emmys Sunday night that she and boyfriend Tim Loden got married in secret over the summer. “We ended up ...

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‘The Sopranos’ and 'Goodfellas' actor Frank Vincent dead at 80

Frank Vincent, the New Jersey-bred actor who brought iconic wise guys to life in Martin Scorsese’s “Goodfellas” and HBO’s “The Sopranos,” has died. He was 80. Sources told TMZ.com that Vincent died Wednesday at a hospital in New Jersey. “He ...

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Bayside celebrates ‘The Walking Wounded’ album 10 years later

Bayside’s “The Walking Wounded” album came out of a period of pain and rebuilding for the New York natives — and the band is now ready to revisit that time. The Queens punk group was involved in a tragic accident ...

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‘The Price’ with Mark Ruffalo is not all right: theater review

If you squint real hard you might see a slight physical resemblance between Mark Ruffalo and Tony Shalhoub as they play siblings in “The Price.” The thick hair, dusted with gray. The shape of their faces. The builds. Then again, ...

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‘The Siege’ struck too close to home after Sept. 11 attacks

‘The Siege’ struck too close to home after Sept. 11 attacks Annette Bening (l.), Denzel Washington (c.) and Tony Shalhoub (r.) in scene from “The Siege” (slides) NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Saturday, September 10, 2016, 6:00 AM “The Siege” is ...

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John McLaughlin dead, hosted ‘The McLaughlin Group’ for 34 years

The McLaughlin Group (Youtube) NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Tuesday, August 16, 2016, 6:05 PM John McLaughlin, the stalwart political commentator who created television’s “McLaughlin Group,” died Tuesday at his home in Virginia. He was 89. His death came less ...

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