Spike Lee A new film version of the Gershwin folk opera âPorgy and Bess,â which played Broadway last season in a trimmed-down adaptation, is in the works, as first reported by Variety. Spike Lee later told IndieWire.com that he is in talks to direct it. A film version was made in 1959 directed by Otto Preminger and starring Sidney Poitier and Sammy Davis, Jr.
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Movie director Spike Lee talks with CNN's Anderson Cooper about NBA player Jason Collins' coming out.
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Cliff Lee allowed two home runs Thursday. He allowed 26 home runs in 2012, his highest total since 2006. The one-season spike could be bad luck, or something else.
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It looks like Spike Lee will follow up his Oldboy remake with Gold, a film that was originally set to be directed by Michael Mann. "Based on a true story about the 1993 Bre-X Mineral Corporation mining scandal, Gold is set in the '90s and follows a rough-around-the-edges prospector who stumbles ...
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'Spike please do this video,' K.R.I.T. pitches to the director on 'RapFix Live.' By Rob Markman, with reporting by Sway Calloway
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Why glorify Lee? Published Apr 20, 2013 01:01AM MDT The Tribune’s April 10 presentation of Sen. Mike Lee as a major threat to President Barack Obama with a splashy, front-page headline, “Gun laws: Obama vs. Lee,” is surely more than Lee deserves. As a small man, frantic to be noticed, Lee certainly doesn’t constitute a genuine threat to Obama in this or any other way. Lee is...
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Spike Lee and Reggie Miller meet again, 18 years later.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama told American Jewish leaders Thursday that near-term prospects for Mideast peace may be bleak, but a deal with the Palestinians remains the only way for Israel to achieve long-term security. Obama said he has no intention of delivering a "grand peace plan" when he travels to the Mideast later this month, downplaying expectations for a...
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President Barack Obama arrives in Israel on Wednesday without any new peace initiative to offer disillusioned Palestinians and facing deep Israeli doubts over his pledge to prevent a nuclear-armed Iran. Making his first official visit here as president, Obama hopes to reset his often fraught relations with both the Israelis and Palestinians in a carefully choreographed...
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If people continue dying on Lee County roads at the rate they have been, this year will be much more deadly than last.
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