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Robert Wise

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Water fountains provide drinks for 'a wise man' in Concord

Wicked Local Concord
Janet Rothrock, left, and Barbara Nicolson of Concord on Tap, celebrate Oct. 13 the opening of six new water fountains in Concord. Rothrock is holding a citation from MA Speaker of the House Robert DeLeo, congratulating Concord on Tap for the fountains.

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'Less is More' '40s horror is free this weekend at the Main Library

Insider Louisville
For example, Blanton noted that Robert Wise directed “The Body Snatcher” (1945) for RKO in the Lewton/Tourneur house style and then went on to create “The Haunting” (1963), which oddly looks nothing at all like his other classics, including “The Sound ...

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'Death' director John D. Hancock scared himself writing movie

Chicago Daily Herald
"Let's Scare Jessica to Death," cited as one of the 100 all-time scariest movies by the Chicago Film Critics Association, will be shown as part of "The Massacre," 24 hours of "horror movie insanity" starting at noon on Saturday, Oct. 14, at the Patio ...

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'Frankenstein' on the Robert E. Wise stage

Newsexaminer
The cast and off stage personnel will be bringing “Frankenstein,” a play by Mark Scarf to the stage at the Robert E. Wise Center for Performing Arts Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Lynette Eklund who has a background in costuming and design at the highest ...

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