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Saturday, June 25, 2011

Neil Patrick Harris announces engagement

Neil Patrick Harris announces engagementFollowing the New York state senate's passage of the Marriage Equality Bill Friday night, Harris, along with a gaggle of other celebs, took to Twitter to celebrate the news and announce engagements. By Brandi Fowler It looks like Neil Patrick Harris is more
msnbc.com ( 6/25/2011 10:56:37 PM -08:00 )

Neil Patrick Harris, engaged, cheers gay marriage going legal in New York
Neil Patrick Harris cheered New York's move to make gay marriage legal, revealing that he and partner David Burtka have been engaged and would love to have a wedding. "David and I did propose to each other, but over five years ago! more
Los Angeles Times (blog) ( 6/25/2011 3:51:37 PM -08:00 )

Neil Patrick Harris plans to tie the knot of New York allows gay marriage
By Vancouver Sun, Vancouver Sun June 25, 2011 Neil Patrick Harris, former star of Doogie Howser, MD and current star of How I Met Your Mother tweeted Saturday that he and partner David Burtka will exchange “I dos" now that gay marriage is legal in New more
Vancouver Sun ( 6/25/2011 3:08:35 PM -08:00 )

Neil Patrick Harris Is Ready to Get Married
Countless New Yorkers rejoiced on Friday when news broke that the state had legalized gay marriage. "It PASSED!" he Tweeted Friday night. "Marriage equality in NY!! Yes!! Progress!! Thank you everyone who worked so hard on this! more
People Magazine ( 6/25/2011 11:37:42 AM -08:00 )

Stars cheer gay marriage in New York
Host Neil Patrick Harris speaks at the lectern before US President Barack Obama participates in a gala fundraiser for the gay community in New York City June 23, 2011. REUTERS/Jason Reed Stars including Neil Patrick Harris, Lady Gaga and Lindsay Lohan more
Toronto Sun ( 6/25/2011 10:10:42 AM -08:00 )

Neil Patrick Harris and partner David Burtka celebrate their right to wed
Neil Patrick Harris and partner David Burtka celebrate their right to wedBy Daily Mail Reporter Last night saw the passing of the marriage equality law in New York State allowing gay couples the right to wed. And for actor Neil Patrick Harris, 38, and his partner David Burtka it means that they can solidify their seven year more
Daily Mail ( 6/25/2011 8:15:40 AM -08:00 )

Neil Patrick Harris to marry with passage of New York law
Actor Neil Patrick Harris will marry his partner, David Burtka, since same-sex marriage in New York is now officially legal. Harris says he and his partner have been wearing engagement rings for five years. "David and I did propose to each other, more
TheCelebrityCafe.com ( 6/26/2011 12:46:19 AM -08:00 )

Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka are engaged!
Many are rejoicing the news of New York legalizing gay marriage. Among those rejoicing include Neil Patrick Harris and partner David Burtka. Harris expressed his enthusiasm via Twitter last night, stating, “It PASSED! Marriage equality in NY!! Yes! more
TheCelebrityCafe.com ( 6/25/2011 11:52:17 PM -08:00 )

Neil Patrick Harris plans to get married
Now that the gay marriage bill was passed in New York, Neil Patrick Harris plans to marry his partner, David Burtka. According to NBC Connecticut, the two have been engaged for five years and are raising 8-month-old twins, Harper Grace and Gideon Scott more
TheCelebrityCafe.com ( 6/25/2011 9:01:50 PM -08:00 )

Neil Patrick Harris & David Burtka engaged!
Neil Patrick Harris & David Burtka engaged!Just hours after New York legalized same sex marriage, Neil Patrick Harris announced he and partner David Burtka are engaged. Crazy kids in love don't waste any time -- and that's exactly why Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka are engaged just hours more
SheKnows.com ( 6/25/2011 8:33:46 PM -08:00 )

Neil Patrick Harris Will Marry David Burtka
Now that marriage equality is finally a reality in New York State, Neil Patrick Harris is planning to marry long-time partner David Burtka! The Tony Awards host said, “David and I did propose to each other, but over five years ago! more
Socialite Life ( 6/25/2011 5:37:26 PM -08:00 )

Neil Patrick Harris Announces Engagement, Celebs Praise NY Gay Marriage Bill
Neil Patrick Harris Announces Engagement, Celebs Praise NY Gay Marriage BillNeil Patrick Harris revealed on Saturday that he's been engaged for years while waiting for the right opportunity to marry his partner David Burtka. Now, he's joining numerous celebrities in praising the approval of a bill in New York State legalizing more
Entertainment Tonight News ( 6/25/2011 4:47:44 PM -08:00 )

Neil Patrick Harris Announces His Engagement
The 38-year-old "How I Met Your Mother" star tweeted Saturday that he and partner David Burtka are planning to say "I do" now that gay marriage is legal in New York! "David and I did propose to each other, but over five years ago!" he explained. more
Wonderwall ( 6/25/2011 2:05:49 PM -08:00 )

Lady Gaga Celebrates Passing Of NY Gay Marriage Law
Lady Gaga Celebrates Passing Of NY Gay Marriage LawLady Gaga is one of the many celebrities (including Ellen DeGeneres and Ricky Martin) to celebrate the legalization of gay marriage in New York. She posted on her Twitter: "I can't stop crying. We did it kids. The revolution is ours to fight for love, more
411mania.com ( 6/25/2011 1:13:53 PM -08:00 )

Stars Celebrate New York Gay Marriage Bill
After the Gay Marriage Bill was passed in New York on Friday night, celebrities like Neil Patrick Harris, Lady Gaga, and Ellen DeGeneres hit Twitter to celebrate the occasion. After the vote on gay marriage in New York was passed on more
Deadbolt ( 6/25/2011 1:00:56 PM -08:00 )

Neil Patrick Harris Announces Engagement As Gay Marriage Becomes Legal In New
Gay marriage was made legal in New York on June 24, and celebrities are tweeting their support. But perhaps no tweet was more joyous than that of Neil Patrick Harris, who announced his engagement to his partner David Burtka! “David and I did propose to more
Hollywood Life ( 6/25/2011 12:44:51 PM -08:00 )

Neil Patrick Harris Is Getting Hitched
Actor Neil Patrick Harris (L) and David Burtka attend the 2011 People's Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre LA Live on January 5, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. Among the thousands celebrating New York's legalization of gay marriage on more
NBC Connecticut ( 6/25/2011 11:44:18 AM -08:00 )

Neil Patrick Harris Engaged to David Burtka: What This Means for Twins Gideon
Neil Patrick Harris Engaged to David Burtka: What This Means for Twins GideonNeil Patrick Harris is engaged to David Burtka! The happy couple announced their engagement after news broke that New York approved gay marriage. After New York passed the gay marriage bill, Twitter and Facebook lit up with the marriage equality news more
Babble (blog) ( 6/25/2011 11:30:04 AM -08:00 )

Neil Patrick Harris Plans to Marry Partner Thanks to NY Approving Gay Marriage
Nail Patrick Harris hopes to marry his longtime partner, David Burtka, thanks to New York making same-sex marriages legal on Friday. "I'd sure love to get married," Harris tweeted Friday before legislators passed the measure and Gov. more
TheWrap ( 6/25/2011 11:14:07 AM -08:00 )

Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka Finally Set to Wed
With the passage of same-sex marriage in New York, Neil Patrick Harris is finally set to wed David Burtka. The couple, who have twins together, proposed to each other more than five years ago, explains Harris on Twitter. “We've been wearing engagement more
GossipCop ( 6/25/2011 11:10:11 AM -08:00 )

Movie scoreboard

Documentary About Real-Life Horse Whisperer Buck Brannaman Defines New Kind ofBuck Brannaman is a family man who has dedicated his life to traveling across the country helping horses with people problems. Brannaman, the real life inspiration behind “The Horse Whisperer,” is on a mission prove that one does not more
Fox News ( 6/26/2011 4:03:48 AM -08:00 )

Movie scoreboard
Buck Brannaman was inspiration for the film "The Horse Whisperer." The documentary "Buck" tells his story. / AL SEIB/Los Angeles Times The film is based on the life story of Italian mobster Renato Vallanzasca, a powerful figure in the Milanese more
Detroit Free Press ( 6/25/2011 10:13:26 PM -08:00 )

'Buck': A Great Teacher Of Horses And People
I thought it might be fun to take a moment out of Silverdocs 2011 to talk about a movie that you may actually be able to see! At a local theater! Soon! Maybe even now! I'm exaggerating, of course: There will certainly be others with more
NPR (blog) ( 6/24/2011 4:51:03 AM -08:00 )

Talking to a real life horse whisperer
Talking to a real life horse whispererIn this film publicity image released by IFC Films, Buck Brannaman from the film, "Buck," is shown. Dan Armstrong / AP Buck Brannaman is surprised that people are still interested in his story, no matter how amazing it is. more
MiamiHerald.com ( 6/24/2011 1:01:23 AM -08:00 )

The Family Filmgoer
"BUCK" (Rated PG; 1 hour, 28 minutes): The film is more for teens, despite the PG rating. Archival footage shows the harsh way cowboys used to break horses for the saddle, and it's tough to watch. Buck Brannaman, the documentary's subject, more
Detroit Free Press ( 6/23/2011 10:07:01 PM -08:00 )

'Buck' stops with Brannaman
“Buck,” not to be confused with the 1989 kiddie favorite “Uncle Buck,” is a nonfiction film about a real-life “horse whisperer,” in this case former rodeo/trick-rope child star Buck Brannaman. more
Boston Herald ( 6/23/2011 8:20:52 PM -08:00 )

Interview with 'Buck' Brannaman, the man who helps horses
An interview with Dan "Buck" Brannaman and director Cindy Meehl, both in Seattle to talk about the new documentary "Buck." The film, about Brannaman's life and work with horses and their owners, opens Friday, June 24, at Harvard Exit. more
The Seattle Times ( 6/23/2011 6:05:06 PM -08:00 )

'Buck': A master horse trainer plies his trade | Philadelphia Inquirer | 2011
Buck Brannaman, the subject of this diligent documentary, can make a horse do anything but climb a ladder. And he could probably coax it into trying that. Buck examines the miraculous technique of this bowlegged equine expert, more
Philadelphia Inquirer ( 6/23/2011 12:06:29 PM -08:00 )

Buck
BuckBuck Brannaman, the subject of “Buck,'' inspired the 1995 novel “The Horse Whisperer'' and its 1998 film adaptation. (AP Photo/IFC Films, Dan Armstrong) By Ty Burr 'Buck'' is as foursquare as its title, but it keeps backing into mysteries and disasters more
Boston Globe ( 6/23/2011 12:01:41 PM -08:00 )

Understanding the man who talks to horses
"Buck," the story of the real horse whisperer Buck Brannaman, comes at you with the understated eloquence of the man himself — a soft-spoken cowboy philosopher changing lives as he gentles horses, an aw-shucks hero who never claims to be more than an more
Chicago Tribune (blog) ( 6/23/2011 6:51:51 AM -08:00 )

"Buck" brings real Horse Whisperer to movie screens
By Zorianna Kit LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - In 1998 film "The Horse Whisperer," Robert Redford played a man with a unique ability to train horses that seemed out of control. Few people knew that the character, Tom Booker, was modeled after a real man, more
Reuters Canada ( 6/23/2011 4:37:06 AM -08:00 )

'Buck': Helping Horses With People Problems
Buck Brannaman has been called a horse whisperer for his ability to communicate with and transform horses. Buck Brannaman has been called a horse whisperer for his ability to communicate with and transform horses. In the film Buck, director Cindy Meehl more
NPR ( 6/21/2011 12:54:55 PM -08:00 )

Buck Brannaman: Helping horses with people problems
By Monique Balas, Special to The Oregonian Natural horsemanship advocate Buck Brannaman's way of “listening” to an individual horse is so effective that he was an inspiration behind both the book and film “The Horse Whisperer.” Here, the subject of the more
OregonLive.com ( 6/26/2011 12:48:00 AM -08:00 )

Video interview: Buck Brannaman, star of Buck
Video interview: Buck Brannaman, star of BuckIf you've seen Buck, you know that the subject of Cindy Meehl's extraordinary documentary — Buck Brannaman — comes across as a naturally charismatic individual. His warmth and ready humor make him seem like the kind of person you'd more
Pegasus News ( 6/25/2011 7:57:41 PM -08:00 )

Bucking the trend in training horses
You might think of Robert Redford as the Horse Whisperer. But Buck Brannaman is the real thing. In the documentary "Buck," which premiered at Redford's Sundance film festival, the inspiration behind the 1995 novel and 1998 film presents his method of more
Washington Examiner ( 6/25/2011 4:03:40 PM -08:00 )

Documentary about Montana-raised Cowboy getting national attention.
"Buck" tells the story of horseman Buck Brannaman, and it recently received the Audience Award at the Sundance Film Festival. Brannaman grew up in the small community of Norris and inspired the 1998 Robert Redford movie "The Horse Whisperer. more
KXLF Butte News ( 6/24/2011 4:03:14 PM -08:00 )

Mending a Broken Spirit: 'Buck'
Mending a Broken Spirit: For all he's been through, Buck Brannaman is a true example of perseverance and grace. The intriguing movie of his life offers frequent flashes of both. He's an unassuming man with an unusual and valuable talent. more
PopMatters ( 6/24/2011 1:00:54 PM -08:00 )

How horsemanship techniques can help doctors improve their art
How horsemanship techniques can help doctors improve their artSince 2006, medical students at Stanford have been working with horses to develop a greater awareness of the subtleties of self-presentation and communication that are necessary for the physician-patient relationship. The class, titled “Medicine and more
Scope (blog) ( 6/24/2011 10:50:39 AM -08:00 )

MOVIE REVIEW: 'Buck' stirs up a horse-load of emotion
Cindy Meehl makes her living designing dresses for everyone from Bergdorf Goodman to Hollywood, but her snazziest creation just might be the documentary she has fashioned out of a man talking horse sense. His name, like the film, more
Enterprise News ( 6/24/2011 9:57:05 AM -08:00 )

REVIEW: 'Buck' an engaging tale of a rodeo Renaissance man
In this film publicity image released by IFC Films, Buck Brannaman is shown in a scene from "Buck." Posted: Friday, June 24, 2011 12:00 am | Updated: 10:25 am, Fri Jun 24, 2011. Don't take my word for it; everyone who's met him says so: Childhood more
The Aurora Sentinel ( 6/24/2011 8:49:50 AM -08:00 )

Hanks takes gamble with low-key 'Crowne'

LOS ANGELES -- In Larry Crowne, there are no purple aliens, green neon-spewing rings, marauding alien droids or mutants who can bend spoons with their minds. And the closest star-director-co-writer Tom Hanks has come to more
Toronto Sun ( 6/25/2011 10:13:00 PM -08:00 )

Tom Hanks masters Mexican
Tom Hanks masters MexicanTom Hanks, who apparently works in a Mexican restaurant in Larry Crowne, his latest movie costarring Julia Roberts, cooked a Quesadilla de Hoja Santa Thursday on Despierta America with Oscar del Rivero, executive chef of Talavera, more
MiamiHerald.com ( 6/25/2011 11:49:41 AM -08:00 )

Tom Hanks' respect for Roberts
The actor-turned-director was delighted when the 'Pretty Woman' actress agreed to star in his latest film 'Larry Crowne' - which follows a struggling man who falls for a public-speaking teacher - because he is such a big fan of her work. more
Winnipeg Free Press ( 6/25/2011 4:59:13 AM -08:00 )

Nia Vardalos talks "Larry Crowne" and its leading stars
(CBS) When Tom Hanks approached Nia Vardalos five years ago and asked her to write a script with him, she said she jumped at the chance. That script is now the film "Larry Crowne," which Hanks directed and stars in alongside Julia Roberts. more
CBS News ( 6/24/2011 12:01:01 PM -08:00 )

Tom Hanks: What it's really like to promote a movie
Tom Hanks: What itWe all know how it goes from this side. Stars talk to magazines, newspapers, radio and TV shows around the world in a non-stop blitz to promote their new films. Good Morning America one day, Letterman's Late Show the next. more
USA Today ( 6/24/2011 11:59:12 AM -08:00 )

Tom Hanks Fights Cynicism With Cinema In 'Crowne'
Back To School: Tom Hanks plays a middle-aged man who reinvents himself by enrolling at his local college after he loses his longtime job at a big-box company. Back To School: Tom Hanks plays a middle-aged man who reinvents himself by enrolling at his more
NPR ( 6/24/2011 9:34:58 AM -08:00 )

Tom Hanks walks down 'movie lane' at WGN
Tom Hanks danced his way into our hearts with some of the most memorable moments in motion picture history. The two-time Oscar winning Best Actor's latest reunites him with Julia Roberts in the touching and very funny, "Larry Crowne" that opens a week more
Baltimore Sun (blog) ( 6/24/2011 7:09:09 AM -08:00 )

Tom Hanks: How to survive an international press tour
by EW staff In the new issue of EW, we asked the director, star, and cowriter of Larry Crowne (in theaters July 1) to explain how he gets through a world-wide promotional tour without losing his mind. Check out a preview of the column below. more
Entertainment Weekly ( 6/24/2011 6:02:02 AM -08:00 )

What's In a Name?
Movies whose titles consist simply of a character's first and last name—such as "Larry Crowne," which hits theaters next Friday—promise close-up character studies. But with names that may signify nothing to prospective audiences, they promise little more
Wall Street Journal ( 6/23/2011 5:40:24 PM -08:00 )

Recession, as seen by Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts
He is officially the biggest box-office star in the world and she is America's long-reigning sweetheart and eternal Pretty Woman. As a screen couple, Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts perhaps don't quite enjoy the same coupling chemistry as they shared, more
The Independent ( 6/23/2011 3:00:42 PM -08:00 )

Educating Tom Hanks
BEVERLY HILLS, California - Tom Hanks knows he could have turned his latest directing effort, Larry Crowne, into a real downer. After all, it's the story of an affable, middle-aged guy who becomes the more
Vancouver Sun ( 6/23/2011 9:46:55 AM -08:00 )

Larry Crowne: Julia Roberts applauds Tom Hanks' talent as a director
Julia Roberts expresses her admiration of Tom Hanks, an "amazing" and dynamic director, on their latest film together. By Tabitha Kettle After starring together in the critically acclaimed “Charlie Wilson's War” in 2007, Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts more
Telegraph.co.uk ( 6/23/2011 7:52:55 AM -08:00 )

Larry Crowne: Tom Hanks goes back to college
The actor-director's latest film 'Larry Crowne' draws on his expereince when he had nothing but ambition, he tells John Hiscock . By John Hiscock It has been 30 years since Tom Hanks knew the desperation of being hard-up, unemployed and facing the more
Telegraph.co.uk ( 6/23/2011 6:32:57 AM -08:00 )

Tom Hanks and Cameron Diaz: Enough With the Crazy Stunts!
Tom Hanks and Cameron Diaz: Enough With the Crazy Stunts!Mr. Hanks, in your heart of hearts, do you think it's appropriate for a man of your age to be talking underwear on Access Hollywood? Do you think it's wise for a man of any age to be distracting Univision viewers from the day's high temperatures? more
E! Online (blog) ( 6/23/2011 4:30:32 AM -08:00 )

In Pictures: The Biggest Movie Stars Of Summer 2011
In Pictures: The Biggest Movie Stars Of Summer 2011AP Photo/Carlo Allegri Summer is an important time for Hollywood. Big superhero movies mean big box office bucks. But there are also some smaller films slated for the summer, like Larry Crowne, which stars Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts. more
Forbes ( 6/22/2011 1:55:22 PM -08:00 )

Tom Hanks Dances With Univision Weather Girl
Appearing on Univision's Despierta America on Tuesday to promote his new flick Larry Crowne, Tom Hanks proved he could give the celebs on Dancing With the Stars a run for their money. "I'm just going to dance," the actor enthused as he joined anchor more
Us Magazine ( 6/22/2011 11:39:51 AM -08:00 )

Tom Hanks Dances And Promotes 'Larry Crowne'
Acting, writing, directing, producing… and now Tom Hanks can officially add dancing to his list of talents. Hanks was on Univision's Spanish-language morning show Despierta America to promote "Larry Crowne," the story of a middle aged more
MTV.com (blog) ( 6/22/2011 10:03:51 AM -08:00 )

Tom Hanks turns weatherman
Tom Hanks transformed himself into a dancing TV weatherman for a skit on a Spanish-language morning show on Tuesday. The actor appeared on Univision's channel to promote his new movie Larry Crowne on a show called Despierta America and he took it on more
Toronto Sun ( 6/22/2011 10:00:06 AM -08:00 )

Tom Hanks dances during weather section on breakfast TV
Tom Hanks dances during weather section on breakfast TVTom Hanks has been working hard promoting his new film Larry Crowne - but he went the extra mile with this morning's outing on breakfast TV. Appearing on Spanish show Despierta America, the 54-year-old Oscar winner busted out his dance moves while more
Mirror.co.uk ( 6/22/2011 9:44:44 AM -08:00 )

Tom's Hanky Panky report
TomHOLLYWOOD star Tom Hanks transformed himself into a dancing TV weatherman for a skit on a Spanish-language morning show today. The actor appeared on America's Univision's channel to promote his new movie Larry Crowne on a show called more
The Sun ( 6/22/2011 9:23:25 AM -08:00 )