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Where to Stream Carl Reiner's Best TV Shows and Movies

Reiner, the creator of “The Dick Van Dyke Show” and director of acclaimed comedies with Steve Martin and others, excelled at spotlighting the unique comic gifts of his collaborators.
Tags: Television, Movies, News, Steve Martin, Dick Van Dyke, Carl, Reiner, Carl Reiner, Comedy and Humor

Comedy Legend Carl Reiner Passes Away at Age 98

Comedy legend Carl Reiner passes away at age 98 It is with great sadness that ComingSoon.net (via Deadline) must report the passing of writer, director, actor and comedy legend Carl Reiner of natural causes at age 98. The father of noted actor/director Rob Reiner was most famous for creating The Dick Van Dyke Show, directing The Jerk and his role as Saul Bloom in the Ocean’s movies. Here is his final Tweet made three days ago… PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone...
Tags: Movies, Carl Reiner, Movie News, Obituary

Comedy Legend Carl Reiner, ‘Dick Van Dyke Show’ Creator and ‘Ocean’s 11’ Franchise Star, Has Died at 98

“Every morning, I pick up my newspaper, get the obituary section, and see if I’m listed. If I’m not, I’ll have my breakfast.” This is the morning routine of comedy legend Carl Reiner as detailed in the HBO documentary film If You’re Not in the Obit, Eat Breakfast. Unfortunately, the creator of The Dick Van Dyke Show, director of The Jerk, and co-star of the Ocean’s 11 franchise has passed away at 98. News of Carl Reiner’s death came from his assistant Judy Nagy (via Variety), who confirmed th...
Tags: Death, Hbo, Movies, Ocean, House, Broadway, Beverly Hills, Cbs, Steve Martin, Bob, Cleveland, Pacific, Mel Brooks, Dick Van Dyke, Brooks, Charlie

Carl Reiner, beloved creator of ‘Dick Van Dyke Show,’ dies at 98

By MIKE STEWART NEW YORK (AP) — Carl Reiner, the ingenious and versatile writer, actor and director who broke through as a “second banana” to Sid Caesar and rose to comedy’s front ranks as creator of “The Dick Van Dyke Show” and straight man to Mel Brooks’ “2000 Year Old Man,” has died. He was 98. Reiner’s assistant Judy Nagy said he died Monday night of natural causes his home in Beverly Hills, California. He was one of show business’ best liked men, the tall, bald Reiner was a welcome face on ...
Tags: Comedy, New York, Celebrities, News, Uncategorized, US, Sport, Ap, Things To Do, Soccer, Obituaries, Broadway, Steve Martin, George Clooney, Jfk, Mel Brooks

Carl Reiner, Multifaceted Master of Comedy, Is Dead at 98

Mr. Reiner was a gifted comic actor, but he spent most of his career slightly out of the spotlight — writing, directing and letting others get the laughs.
Tags: Television, Movies, News, Mel, Brooks, Carl, Caesar, Reiner, Sid, Carl Reiner, Deaths (Obituaries, Writing and Writers, Comedy and Humor, The Dick Van Dyke Show (TV Program

Legendary comedian Carl Reiner, RIP

Legendary comedian, actor, writer, and director Carl Reiner has died at age 98. Reiner is best known for performing with Sid Caesar and Imogene Coca on the 1950s TV variety program Your Show of Shows and later creating The Dick Van Dyke Show. He also directed George Burns in the classic "Oh God!" (1977), Steve Martin in "The Jerk" (1979) and acted in movies and TV shows like "Ocean's Eleven" (2001), "Parks and Recreation," and "House." From the New York Times: As part of a stellar suppo...
Tags: Video, Comedy, TV, Television, Movies, News, Nbc, Ocean, Steve Martin, Comedians, Npr, Parks, Dick Van Dyke, Brooks, Neil Simon, Caesar

Jennifer Garner, Patton Oswalt Join Jason Reitman’s Quarantine Version of ‘The Princess Bride’ on Quibi

Quibi will air an at-home adaptation of the classic fantasy-comedy-romance film “The Princess Bride” beginning June 29.The short-form mobile streaming company co-founded by Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman made a $1 million donation to the World Central Kitchen in support of the project. Director Jason Reitman came up with the charity idea in May, according to Vanity Fair, which first reported the news.The production will air in short episodes released daily over a period of two weeks, beginni...
Tags: Hbo, News, Entertainment, Norman Lear, Diana, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Jennifer Garner, Jason Reitman, Kristen Stewart, Patton Oswalt, Vanity Fair, David Oyelowo, Jonas, Turner, Alice, Spencer

Homemade ‘The Princess Bride’ Fan Film Gathers Jennifer Garner, Diego Luna, Jack Black, and More for a Good Cause

Quibi is making one last-ditch effort to bring on subscribers: by making a celebrity fan film of The Princess Bride just as you wish. A handful of celebrities got together (virtually) to recreate the 1987 Rob Reiner comedy-fantasy classic, The Princess Bride, and inconceivably, they got the director on board as well. The idea was proposed by filmmaker Jason Reitman, who recruited celebrities like Jennifer Garner, Jack Black, Diego Luna, Josh Gad, Tiffany Haddish, and more to create a The Prince...
Tags: Around The Web, Netflix/Streaming Video, Quibi, Charity, The-Princess-Bride

As Sinai Ventures returns first fund, partner Jordan Fudge talks new LA focus

At age 27, Jordan Fudge is quietly making a splash in the VC world. Fudge is the managing partner of Sinai Ventures, a multi-stage VC fund that manages $100 million and has more than 80 portfolio companies including Ro, Drivetime, Kapwing, and Luminary. His 2017 investment in Pinterest — a secondary shares deal from his prior firm that was rolled into Sinai when he spun out — will have returned the value of Sinai’s Fund I by itself once the lockup on shares expires next week. Fudge and co-...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Startups, TC, Facebook, Uber, Y Combinator, Spotify, New York, Media, Pinterest, Instagram, Entertainment, La, Finance, Los Angeles

Q&A: Rob Reiner on ‘When Harry Met Sally’s’ 30th anniversary

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rob Reiner and Nora Ephron’s classic relationship comedy “When Harry Met Sally…” is turning 30 this summer, and what better way to celebrate than with a splashy screening to kick off the 10th annual TCM Classic Film Festival ? Reiner and stars Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan will join forces at […]
Tags: Movies, News, Entertainment, Los Angeles, Ap, Nation, Nora Ephron, Harry Met Sally, Billy Crystal, Meg Ryan, Reiner, Rob Reiner

Scripts from ‘Dick Van Dyke Show’ to be digitally preserved

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Hollywood producer Carl Reiner and the National Comedy Center say they’re working together to digitally preserve Reiner’s collection of scripts from the 1960’s “The Dick Van Dyke Show.” The scripts are full of Reiner’s handwritten changes to the dialogue. Reiner, who turned 97 on Tuesday, says creating and producing the comedy […]
Tags: Hollywood, Television, News, Entertainment, Nation, Dick Van Dyke, Jamestown, Reiner, Carl Reiner, National Comedy Center

‘Shock And Awe’ Trailer: Woody Harrelson and James Marsden Investigate the Iraq War

In 2003, the Bush White House sold America on the Iraq War under the pretense that Iraq was harboring weapons of mass destruction. Not long after, we all learned that claim wasn’t true, but at the time, most journalists didn’t seem to realize the truth. Shock and Awe is about a two journalists who did. Watch the Shock and Awe trailer below. Shock and Awe The Post was the first “hero journalist” movie of the Trump era, but it won’t be the last. Rob Reiner‘s Shock and Awe looks like it wa...
Tags: Post, Movies, Washington Post, White House, Iraq, America, Tommy-Lee-Jones, Woody-Harrelson, Movie Trailers, Donald Trump, Los Angeles Times, Huffington Post, Walcott, True Story, Trump, Bush

10 Stephen King Films to Watch After You Re-Watch ‘It’

It is now on Blu-ray, and if you’re craving more Stephen King thrills and chills that are most reminiscent of Andy Muschietti’s adaptation, have I got a list for you! As /Film’s resident Stephen King expert, I combed the King archives and put together a list of 10 Stephen King movies to watch after  It . Andy Muschietti’s blockbuster take on It is one of the best King adaptations in recent memory. As a result, some of the films on this list won’t measure up. Then again, some of the movi...
Tags: Movies, Drama, Horror, Stephen-King, Tim Curry, Sci-fi, It, Features, Sequels, Adaptation, Salem, Jesus, Derry, Rob Lowe, TNT, King

November 28 Digital, Blu-ray and DVD Releases

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Tags: Feature, Hbo, TV, Movies, Horror, Stephen King, Amsterdam, James Franco, TV News, Cara Delevingne, Channing Tatum, Steven Soderbergh, Daniel Craig, Vietnam, Kirsten Dunst, Detroit

The New Blu-ray Releases You Should Check Out This Week: Killer Santa, Some Broken Ankles, and More

(Welcome to Not Dead Yet, a feature dedicated to what’s new on Blu-ray and what special features you should be excited about. Because yes, some of us still like to own physical copies of our movies.) Before we kick November to the curb, there’s a slew of great Blu-rays you might want to snap up for your viewing pleasure. As always, we encourage you to remember that while there’s plenty of digital media out there, physical media is still an essential part of a balanced entertainment diet. You ca...
Tags: Movies, Drama, Rihanna, Horror, Stephen-King, Sci-fi, Features, Thriller, Robert Pattinson, Adaptation, Cara Delevingne, Santa, Kirsten-Dunst, 20th Century Fox, Alfred Hitchcock, A24

Review: ‘LBJ’ Hides Its Light Under a Bushel of Makeup

Woody Harrelson swaggers through this movie, which tries to track the coming into consciousness of Lyndon B. Johnson.
Tags: Movies, News, Rob, Woody Harrelson, LBJ, Woody, Reiner, Harrelson, LBJ (Movie

The LBJ Movie Trailer Sets Woody Harrelson as Johnson

Woody Harrelson headlines Rob Reiner’s LBJ movie, in theaters November 3 Dean Devlin’s Electric Entertainment has just released the trailer for Rob Reiner’s LBJ movie, starring Woody Harrelson as the 36th President of the United State of America. The ensemble cast also includes Jennifer Jason Leigh, Richard Jenkins, Bill Pullman, Jeffrey Donovan and Michael Stahl-David. Check out the full LBJ movie trailer in the player below and, just beneath that, take a look at several just released stills...
Tags: Movies, Senate, Georgia, Woody Harrelson, Jfk, Johnson, Kennedy, Brie Larson, LBJ, Reiner, Rob Reiner, Harrelson, Tim White, ComingSoon, Movie News, United State of America

‘Ocean’s Eight’ Adds Another ‘Ocean’s 11’ Cast Member

17 years after Steven Soderbergh gave us one of the most charismatic casts to grace the screen in the 21st century with Ocean’s 11, we’ll see a new team of thieves form in Ocean’s Eight. Director Gary Ross put together a hell of a crew, too, with Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Sarah Paulson, Mindy Kaling, Awkwafina, Rihanna, and Helena Bonham Carter. One member of Danny Ocean’s gang will appear with them in the film, and now another actor from Soderbergh’s trilogy is now confirm...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Casting, Rihanna, New York City, Ocean, Sandra-Bullock, Steven Soderbergh, Damian Lewis, Helena-Bonham-Carter, Mindy Kaling, Warner Brothers, Ross, Steven, Clooney, Reiner

Billy Crystal: How Rob Reiner and I Built a Bromance of Four Decades (Guest Column)

The 'All in the Family' co-stars first met in 1975 when Crystal was cast as Reiner's onscreen best friend. 41 years later, Crystal recalls to THR, "It worked really well, and we said, 'It feels right onstage, why don't we just continue this in our lives?'"read more
Tags: Usa, Television, Movies, Culture, Crystal, Billy Crystal, Reiner, Rob Reiner, THR Weekly Magazine

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