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For Strayed, writing 'Wild' was just the beginning

...recalled during a recent visit from her home in Portland to Seattle to promote the film version of "Wild," starring Reese Witherspoon. "Because it felt like, 'OK, I earned this.' "Then on her 44th birthday, Strayed paid off her student loans...
There's more to summer movies than 'Avengers'

...adaptation of the Thomas Hardy novel about a young woman courted by three suitors."Hot Pursuit": An uptight cop (Reese Witherspoon) and a drug lord's widow (Sofia Vergara) elude killers and crooked cops during a dash across Texas."Hunting...
2014's finest films wield unique power Stephen Hawking in "The Theory of Everything." Golden Globes actress nominees Amy Adams, Felicity Jones and Reese Witherspoon likewise portrayed flesh-and-blood characters in "Big Eyes," "The Theory of Everything," and "Wild...
Holiday movies offer quite the mix

...Keira Knightley co-stars.December"Wild"- Reese Witherspoon plays Cheryl Strayed, who in 1995 hiked 1,000...Pynchon's novel. With Josh Brolin, Owen Wilson and Reese Witherspoon."Top Five" - A hit at the Toronto film festival...
Writing comedy in Hollywood

...University of Southern California and then sold the screenplay to a pair of Hollywood film producers. The film, starring Reese Witherspoon, opened Friday in theaters across the country, including Juneau. In "Sweet Home Alabama," Witherspoon's character...
'Monsters' doesn't disappoint save us from said alien. Directors Rob Letterman and Conrad Vernon start us off by introducing us to Susan (Reese Witherspoon) and her fiancé Derek (Paul Rudd). This lays two pieces of important groundwork: One, we see that Susan is...
Cinema Guide

...Saturday, 1:30, 4:10, 7, 9:20 p.m.; Sunday, 1:30, 4:10, 7 p.m. Synopsis: A young workaholic (Reese Witherspoon) dies and becomes a spirit that haunts a hard-drinking landscaper (Mark Ruffalo). "Lord of War," (R...
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Sarah Michelle Gellar). The result is witty, sexy and sophisticated, with sharp portrayals all around. With Reese Witherspoon, Selma Blair. (R for strong sexual dialogue and sexual situations involving teens, language and drug use...
Best Bets: Art films and a tour of the solar system

...cast of this comedy of manners and fake identities was widely praised. It includes Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, Reese Witherspoon, Judi Dench, Frances O'Connor and Tom Wilkinson. Sunday at noon folks can get a tour of the solar system, starting...
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This Day in History

...Academy Award in an upset over "Brokeback Mountain"; Philip Seymour Hoffman won Best Actor for "Capote" and Reese Witherspoon won Best Actress for "Walk the Line." In the world In 1770, the Boston Massacre took place as British soldiers...


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