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Management hires hitmen to murder workers before they can unionize

From Radio Luxembourg (via Google Translate): Muriel M., at the head for nearly 30 years of a plastics processing company located near Oyonnax, has indeed sponsored a contract on the head of a " troublesome" employee , a member of the CGT. — Read the rest
Tags: Google, Post, News, Unions, Trade unions, Luxembourg, Unionization, Assassins, Assassinations, Oyonnax, Labor Union, Power In The Union, There Is Power In A Union, Shitty Bosses, Union-busting, Union Organizing

Mortal Kombat's Sub-Zero Casting Informed the Entire Film

When director Simon McQuoid signed on to make Mortal Kombat he was sure of one thing. It was something that eventually trickled down to almost everything else in the video game adaptation. “I knew I wanted Joe [Taslim] as Sub-Zero,” the director told io9. “He was the first picture to go to on my pin-up wall of ‘That’s…Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Rain, Assassins, Scorpion, Arcade Games, Sub Zero, Cole Young, Mortal Kombat, Joe Taslim, Iko Uwais, Fictional Characters, Lewis Tan, Simon McQuoid, Kung Lao, DOS games

Fear Factor: Documentary Filmmakers Take Bold Risks in Pursuit of the Truth

When Bryan Fogel set out to make “The Dissident,” his intrepid and arresting exposé on the assassination of Saudi Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul in 2018, he knew there were myriad security risks involved. There was the matter of Khashoggi’s killing—a brutal one, his body sawed into parts—at the hands of a Saudi murder squad, a […]
Tags: Awards, Features, Assassins, Istanbul, Bryan Fogel, Khashoggi, Jamal Khashoggi, Saudi Washington Post, The Dissident, Welcome to Chechnya

‘Assassins’ Filmmaker Ryan White on How the Sony Hack Connects to His New Documentary

Filmmaker Ryan White says his documentary feature “Assassins” one of the hardest documentaries he’s made. White’s credits include: “Visible: Out on Television” and “The Keepers.” The road to “Assassins,” now streaming on virtual cinema took White down into the underbelly of Malaysia, dark alleys, taxis and a dive into the North Korean regime. Kim Jong-nam […]
Tags: News, Awards, Malaysia, Sony, Assassins, White, Kim Jong, Ryan White

This Week In Trailers: Death of a Ladies Man, Canvas, Assassins, The Surgeon’s Cut, The Ripper

Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget: What better way to hone your skills as a thoughtful moviegoer than by deconstructing these little pieces of advertising? This week, we lose our minds, talk to a doc, jet on over to Malaysia to kill our brother, try to solve a murder mystery in England, and see wh...
Tags: England, Movies, Indonesia, North Korea, Uncategorized, Ireland, This Week In Trailers, Malaysia, Miami, Movie Trailers, Vietnam, Jfk, Pixar, Assassins, Leonard Cohen, Charlotte

The Rimfire Report: The Clandestine High Standard HDM

Hello and welcome back to another edition of The Rimfire Report. In this ongoing series we discover, review, and discuss anything and everything surrounding the rimfire firearm world. This week we’re taking a trip back in time to the end of WWII and into the realm of the Cold War. The High Standard HDM is one of […] Read More … The post The Rimfire Report: The Clandestine High Standard HDM appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Cold War, Cia, Assassins, Editorial, Oss, HDM, Pistols, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Rimfire, Suppressors, Semi-Auto, High Standard, High Standard HDM

Magnolia Buys North Korean Murder Documentary ‘Assassins’

Magnolia Pictures has bought the documentary “Assassins,” which explores the 2017 assassination of Kim Jong-nam, half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un. Ryan White directed “Assassins,” which premiered on Jan. 28 at the Sundance Film Festival. Magnolia plans to release the film later this year. Kim Jong-nam was murdered in the departures hall of […]
Tags: News, Sundance film festival, Assassins, Magnolia Pictures, Kim Jong, Kim Jong Nam, Kim Jong Un Ryan White

‘Assassins’: Film Review

One of these days, somebody should (and probably will) make a documentary about Kim Jong-un, the Supreme Leader of North Korea. An essential chapter of it would, of course, be about how when he came to power in 2011, after the death of his father, Kim Jong-il (who had ruled the country since 1994), just […]
Tags: Reviews, North Korea, Kim Jong-il, Assassins, Kim Jong, Ryan White

Gunpowder Milkshake: Carla Gugino Joins the All-Star Female Ensemble

Gunpowder Milkshake: Carla Gugino joins the all-star female ensemble According to Deadline, Carla Gugino has joined the cast of the action thriller Gunpowder Milkshake, joining a cast of talented actresses led by Guardians of the Galaxy‘s Karen Gillan, Game of Thrones‘ Lena Headey, and Crazy Rich Asians‘ Michelle Yeoh. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; ...
Tags: Movies, Berlin, San Andreas, Bill, Emmy, Quentin Tarantino, Angela Bassett, Assassins, Carla Gugino, Paul Giamatti, Edgar Wright, Michelle Yeoh, Golden Globe, Kill Bill, Hill House, Karen Gillan

Assassins by Black Swan State Theatre Company

  Why did they do it? is the question that people ask when discussing the latest of America's all too frequent mass shootings. In a country where the disaffected and mentally unstable have easy access to firearms, is it any surprise that some will aim their sights higher than the common public and instead target the leader of the country? Who were they? is another common query. Stephen Sondheim's 1991 creation, Assassins, showcases the lives and explores the motives of the USA's successful ...
Tags: Travel, Usa, Featured, America, Things To Do, Stephen Sondheim, Assassins, Arts & Culture, Greg Letts, Black Swan State Theatre Company

Throwback Thursday: NACHTMYSTIUM'S Assassins: Black Meddle, Part 1 Expands the Boundaries of A Beloved Genre

Welcome back to Throwback Thursday! This is the place where we get to indulge in nostalgia and wax poetic about... The post Throwback Thursday: NACHTMYSTIUM'S Assassins: Black Meddle, Part 1 Expands the Boundaries of A Beloved Genre appeared first on Metal Injection.
Tags: Music, Part 1, Assassins, Tbt, Nachtmystium, Black Meddle, NACHTMYSTIUM S Assassins

Daily Deals 12/21/16

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Tags: Amazon, Audiobooks, Books, Science Fiction, Romance, Holidays, Nsa, Fantasy, US, Britain, Kindle Books, NHL, Ursula K Le Guin, Shell, Assassins, Sports & Outdoors

Colorized 1865 photo of Abraham Lincoln assassination conspirator Lewis Powell

Marina Maral colorized this 1865 photo of Abraham Lincoln assassination conspirator Lewis Powell. I always forget that the world wasn't black and white in the olden days. Here's the original photo. [via] Here's the uncropped colorized photo"
Tags: Post, News, Assassins, Abraham Lincoln, Lewis Powell

Man Shot 5 Times In Murder Attempt In Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

In Malaysia legal gun ownership is somewhat like transferable NFA machine gun ownership only not as expensive but just as limited and somewhat more strict. According to my friends at Cresdo, a firearm importer in Malaysia, has told me that there are only little over 100k firearm permits allowed in Malaysia. On top of that […] Read More … The post Man Shot 5 Times In Murder Attempt In Kuala Lumpur Malaysia appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Isis, Guns, Malaysia, Assassins, Motorcycle, Hitman, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, NFA, Pistols

People diary: Holy Moses... or how the 'Exodus' cast were overshadowed at the film premiere

How Christian Bale and Maria Valverde were upstaged at the West End premiere of Ridley Scott's 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' by film props. Plus: David Cameron's regret, Nigel Farage's penury and Stephen Sondheim's killer hit [Author: Andrew Pettie, Paul Clements, Christopher Hope, Peter Stanford] [Link to media]
Tags: David Cameron, Nigel Farage, Stephen Sondheim, Ukip, Christian Bale, Blade Runner, Ridley Scott, Elgin Marbles, Exodus, Canterbury Cathedral, Trailer 2014, Premiere, Assassins, Menier, Maria Valverde