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Recent and upcoming Alaska books

...have been translated into 10 languages; a third, "The Army of the Republic," has been optioned for film by Oliver Stone."Cabin, Clearing, Forest" by Zach Falcon, University of Alaska Press, October 2015. This collection of 13 stories...
Agents: 'Titanic' composer James Horner died in plane crash

...from other composers in his work.Horner's collaborators included George Lucas, Ron Howard, Steven Spielberg and Oliver Stone. Horner worked many times with Cameron, with whom he often discussed the role of music in film."My job ... is...
Regional News
Percy Sledge, who sang 'When A Man Loves a Woman,' dies

...Meg Ryan drama named for the song's title."When a Man Loves a Woman" was re-released after being featured in Oliver Stone's Vietnam War film "Platoon" in 1987 and reached No. 2 in Britain. Michael Bolton topped the charts in the 1990s...
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Juneau author Stuart Cohen's new novel blends philosophy, humor and backcountry skiing

...translated into eight different languages. His follow-up, "The Army of Republic," was optioned for film by Oliver Stone.Like "Book of Rumor," "This Is How It Really Sounds" is partially set in Juneau, where Cohen has lived since...
Bringing the good time of 'Carmina Burana' to JDHS a piece of music. Segments have been used in many television commercials and films, including "Excalibur" and Oliver Stone's "The Doors." "It's got a medieval feel so people like to use it for medieval movies and the like," Simmons...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...and the nation. In reference to the My Turn about the election: It was nothing but a poor plot. It sounded like an Oliver Stone movie. It was equal parts barnyard material, paranoia and race-baiting. Twenty percent of the nation's top companies...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...barnyard material," "poor plot by Oliver Stone," "paranoia" and "race-baiting...barnyard material," "poor plot by Oliver Stone," "paranoia" and "race-baiting...barnyard material," "poor plot by Oliver Stone," "paranoia" and "race-baiting...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...concluding his convention speech with this line: ³I am haunted by the vision of what America will be.² The Oliver Stone Ultimate Conspiracy Award to protest organizer Margaret Prescod for suggesting that Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan...
Despite his long rap sheet, LT voted into Hall of Fame

...the week in south Florida within a stone's throw of the media assembled for the Super Bowl - Taylor was filming an Oliver Stone movie about football titled, ``On Any Given Sunday'' - he had no trouble avoiding the spotlight. There was no...
Retelling 9/11: Movies about the attack still too much for audiences

...crashed in a Pennsylvania field after passengers resisted the plane's hijackers, and "World Trade Center," an Oliver Stone film based on the true story of two police officers who survived the towers' collapse, generated only modest business...


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