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Dad’s Brilliant ‘Taken’ Note Threatens Kids to Clean Room…Or Else

Liam Neeson has a particular set of skills: he can get kids to clean their rooms.

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Category: Humor, Movies, Photos
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The Eight-Hour Workday May Be Thing of the Past

The forty hour work week is a Michigan creation. Henry Ford created it so his workers would have more time to drive around in his new invention, the automobile.

But apparently the forty hour work week is about as common these days as the Dolly Parton song, 'Nine To Five'. That is, you rarely hear about it.

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Courtesy of Sundance Institute/Jakob Ihre
Courtesy of Sundance Institute/Jakob Ihre
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‘The End of the Tour’ to Open in West Michigan on Friday, August 21

The End of the Tour was shot in Grand Rapids. We've known about the July 31 limited release date since March. Now we know the limited release will not be available in Grand Rapids.

West Michigan's open of The End of the Tour is August 21.

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Indiana Pacers/NBA
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NBA Team To Wear Uniforms From The Movie ‘Hoosiers’ [Video]

Who among us didn't get a little misty eyed when Jimmy Chitwood got nothing but net on that jumper to give his fictional Hickory High team the Indiana State basketball title?

So this coming season, the NBA's Indiana Pacers will don Hickory's red and gold to celebrate the movie 'Hoosiers' 30th Anniversary. And this gives me an excuse to play my favorite clips from the movie for you. 'I love you guys'

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Universal
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New Movies Include ‘Minions,’ ‘Strangerland’ and ‘Self/Less’ [Video]

After weeks of dominance by Jurassic World and Inside Out, it's time for some more movies to take their shot at the box office lead.

Minions, The Gallows, Self/Less and more are now in theaters.

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ScreenCrush/Paramount
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Watch Forrest Gump Beatboxing with his Mom [Video]

I don't know what motivates people to do stuff like this, but there's a little part of me that jumps for joy when they do.

If you ever wanted to see Forrest Gump beat boxing (Hey! If you believe he could run a shrimp boat, why not hip hop?) here you go!

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Category: '90s, Boxing, Funny, Movies, Videos
Paramount
Paramount
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Was 1982 The Best Sci-Fi Movie Summer Ever? [Video]

Blade Runner. ET. The Wrath of Khan. 1982 may have been one of the best summers ever for Sc-Fi movies ever, and now you can relive it with this preview screener from that year.

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Mark Ashman/Disney Parks via Getty Images
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More Parents Giving Kids ‘Frozen’-Inspired Names

For a lot of parents, coming up with a name for their baby isn’t always easy, but for some, inspiration can come from their favorite TV or movie character. And apparently last year, a lot of people just couldn’t 'Let It Go' and were inspired to name their babies Elsa after the character in 'Frozen.'

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Courtesy of Sundance Institute/Jakob Ihre
Courtesy of Sundance Institute/Jakob Ihre
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Grand Rapids DJs Review ‘The End of the Tour’

The End of the Tour is set for limited release on July 31. The movie has earned great reviews, even Oscar buzz, at Sundance Film Festival and other select screenings.

Some of The End of the Tour was shot in the radio studios and offices of Townsquare Media Grand Rapids, which is home to 100.5 The River97.9 WGRDChannel 95.7Greatest Hits 98.7 WFGR and 1410 AM The Touch.

A few of Townsquare Media's DJs got an early look at the film. Here are their reviews.

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ESPN/YouTube
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Former Wyoming Park QB To Have Movie Made About His Life [Video]

Casey Therriault's story has been optioned to become a full length feature film. Therriault served six months in prison for events surrounding a bar fight in 2008 in which Jonathon Krystiniak was killed.

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BuzzFeed/YouTube
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Take A First Look At The Upcoming Chris Farley Documentary [Video]

The official first trailer for the documentary on the life on former SNL great Chris Farley has been released and it looks awesome.

With interviews from Bob Saget, Adam Sandler, Lorne Michaels, Bob Odenkirk, Mike Myers, and Christina Applegate -- we’re bound to learn a lot more about the one of the funniest men to ever walk the planet.

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Larry Busacca/Getty Images
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‘School Of Rock’ Heads To Broadway As A Musical [Video]

The hit 2003 movie will hit the Broadway stage as 'School of Rock -- The Musical' in December. Jack Black is not involved, but the musical will get new music penned by Broadway legend Andrew Lloyd Webber (Jesus Christ Superstar, Evita).

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