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Refuge Notebook: Birders flock after 'fowl' weather events

It was like a scene out of the movie "The Big Year" starring Steve Martin, Owen Wilson, and Jack Black. Several hotshot birding friends decided to make a run to Seward after a recent storm to see what interesting birds might have...
Just Kidding 2014: Activities

...The Big Year" (PG), May 17, 7-8:30 p.m. Free admission. Ages 12 and up. Enjoy the birding comedy starring Jack Black and Steve Martin as they attempt to outcompete Owen Wilson in bird sightings.? Backyard Birding BBQ - May 18, noon-2...
Kung Fu Panda 3

Opens Wednesday, Dec 23, 2015 Synopsis: DreamWorks Animation presents this third animated feature film starring the ever-so unlikely hero, the kung-fu panda, Po (voiced by Jack Black. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, Rebel Wilson, Mads Mikkelsen, Bryan Cranston Movie Details Buy Tickets Movie Review

The best and worst of 2012 at the movies

...woman he befriends and eventually murders is sweet, funny, and full of heart. It also features the best performance by Jack Black to date. "The Hunger Games" "The Hunger Games" is certainly not an award-worthy picture, but as a piece of entertainment...
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Gulliver travels to the 3-D dimension

...I've ever seen is this week's Jack Black adventure-comedy, "Gulliver's...tiny little people running around Jack Black's feet, "Gulliver's Travels...bolt, not always a sure bet when Jack Black's involved. But back to the 3D...
Trip to the video store nets a pair of winners theater. "Bernie" stars Jack Black as the titular Bernie Tiede, giving...Nugent, played by Shirley Maclaine. Jack Black is able to embody his character with that inherent Jack Black likability, without going over the...
Arts & Entertainment
A look at books about movies

...complaining. It's nice to get away, occasionally, but a trip like this does limit one's ability to see the latest Jack Black yukfest or Michael Bay sci-fi blowout. The gumption it would take to ask your father-in-law, a taciturn cowboy...
Good time to take a 'Walk': Reilly makes 'The Dewey Cox Story' more hit than miss

...capturing his muse. The myriad cameos throughout the film are hilarious, my favorite of which are the Beatles, played by Jack Black, Paul Rudd, Justin Long, and Jason Schwartzmann with accents so terrible that they had to keep reminding the audience...
Best and worst picks for 2006

...characters who actually seem to dislike each other. The onscreen fights were so real that the movie was just uncomfortable. Jack Black struck out as well with he Mexican wrestling comedy, ?Nacho Libre.? Following up ?Napoleon Dynamite? director Jared Hess shows...
The Big Year

Opens Friday, Oct 14, 2011 Synopsis: Three fanatical bird watchers (Steve Martin, Owen Wilson, Jack Black) compete to spot the highest number of species as El Nino sends an extraordinary variety of breeds flying up into the U.S., but they quickly discover that there are more important things than coming out on top of the competition. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Owen Wilson, Jack Black, Steve Martin, Rashida Jones Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review


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