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ON a technical level The Strangers is a well-crafted killer- chiller with first-time writer and director Bryan Bertino building layers of creepy and super-suspenseful atmosphere.
By MARIE LEVY A LOVING mum who lost her courageous fight against a brain tumour has inspired a bumper charity night. Christine Hutchinson was 39 when she lost her three-year-battle for life.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Doctors were unable to reattach an 11-year- old Louisiana boy's arm that was retrieved from the belly of the alligator, family friend Cory Dunn said Thursday.
The Midnight Meat Train * Rated: R * Running time: 85 minutes * The stars: Bradley Cooper, Leslie Bibb, Vinnie Jones, Roger Bart, Peter Jacobson, Brooke Shields * The story: When a prominent art- gallery owner urges a local photographer to dig even deeper while documenting the city's dark side, the shutterbug heads underground.
By Steve Gehrke, The Salt Lake Tribune Jul. 28--Locals had delighted in tall tales about the Virgin River alligator for years, but earlier this month, wildlife crews finally bagged the notorious monster, in a nearby pond.
By Susan Dunne, The Hartford Courant, Conn. Jul. 25--"Mother of Tears" is a delicious chunk of cheese, a stylish and entertaining crock of old-style horror-genre schlock.
Maybe the most amazing thing about "Spaced," the cult-favorite British comedy that finally arrives on DVD in this country Tuesday, is simply that it was allowed to be the show its creators really wanted it to be.
MOVIE hellraiser Colin Farrell looks lean and mean as he runs up a Malibu beach. The Irishman showed off his superfit body as he came out of the water after a swim yesterday. The heart-throb has obviously been keeping off the spare ribs. (c) 2008 Daily Record; Glasgow (UK).
Oakland County, Mich., police say a man who ran his parish's Web site was behind a series of threats that led to the cancellation of Sunday's services.
PHOENIX (Reuters) - Life imitating art is all very well. Unless, that is, it's a movie about deadly snakes on the rampage. Movie chain AMC Entertainment Inc.
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