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All Arts and Entertainment Stories
All-star Dreamgirls is stunning mix of substance and spectacle
by Lorelei Quenzer - SGN A&E Writer

Dreamgirls
Directed by Bill Condon
Starring Beyoncé Knowles, Jamie Foxx, Eddie Murphy, Jennifer Hudson,
Anika Noni Rose
Opens Christmas Day


Dreamgirls is the film the word "blockbuster" was coined for. Who needs a crystal ball to see that this one's going to break some records? Okay, color me stupid
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Clever and touching History Boys looks at difference between learning and knowledge
by Lorelei Quenzer - SGN A&E Writer

The History Boys
Directed by Nicholas Hytner
Starring Richard Griffiths, Frances de la Tour, Stephen Campbell Moore, Samuel Barnett,
Dominic Cooper, Russell Tovey, Clive Merrison
Now playing at the Harvard Exit


It's 1983, northern (read: industrial, working
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The End's 'Deck The Hall Ball' rocked, but with little holiday spirit
by Albert Rodriguez - SGN A&E Writer

The End's "Deck The Hall Ball" w/ Snow Patrol, Gnarls Barkley, The Shins, etc. December 7 @ Key Arena

With the exception of Gnarls Barkley's cutesy tootsie performance, complete with Austin Powers and Dr. Evil costumes, radio station The End's (107.7) holiday shindig at Key Arena
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Eragon: A rousing tale every bit as good as The Lord of The Rings or other fantasy epics
Eragon: A rousing tale every bit as good as The Lord of The Rings or other fantasy epics by Rajkhet Dirzhud-Rashid - SGN A&E Writer

Eragon
Directed by Stefen Fangmeir
Starring Edward Speleers, Jeremy Irons, Sienna Guillory,
John Malkovich, Robert Carlyle, Garrett Hedlund, Djimon Hounsou,
Alun Armstrong, Ch
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The All-American Rejects use good music, horseplay to spark crowd at WaMu Theater
by Albert Rodriguez - SGN A&E Writer

The All-American Rejects
December 6 @ WaMu Theater


A blowup doll named Nancy made her Seattle debut two weeks ago, thanks to pop-rock quartet The All-American Rejects. The unclothed plastic chick was thrown out to main floor concertgoers at WaMu Theater by lead singer and
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Best Books 2006
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Oedipus meets Hamlet in epic Curse of the Golden Flower
by Lorelei Quenzer - SGN A&E Writer

Curse of the Golden Flower
Directed by Zhang Yimou
Starring Gong Li, Chow Yun-Fat, Jay Chou, Liu Ye, Junjie Qin
Opens Today


A précis of the opening plot of Curse of the Golden Flower reads a lot like a soap opera synopsis: Empress Phoenix (Gong Li, Memoirs of
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The Holiday: A romantic comedy perfect for this season of stress
by Rajkhet Dirzhud-Rashid - SGN A&E Writer

The Holiday
Directed by Nancy Meyers
Starring Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet, Jack Black, Jude Law,
Eli Wallach, Rufus Sewell, Edward Burns, Miffy Englefield,
Emma Pritchard, Shannyn Sossamon
Now playing everywhere


After watching the news the other n
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Q-Scopes by Jack Fertig
ARIES (March 20 - April 19): There is no such thing as bad publicity. Do what you can - at least within reason and responsibility - to get noticed, especially at work. If you don't make an important professional advance now, your current actions could be rewarded soon.

TAURUS (April 20 - May 20): Your sexual prowess may become a popular
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SGN X-Word

SGN Puzzle
December 25, 2006
"Ball Handlers"

Across
1 Movie about a gay bathhouse, with _The_
5 Clergyman Bean
9 High places with flat tops
14 ___ bit (slightly)
15 Ready to go in
16 Good-sized
17 Cartoonist that drew the Democratic ass more

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Sports Complex
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Now Playing

Now Playing
December 25, 2006

NEW THIS WEEK:

Charlotte's Web

Young Fern (Dakota Fanning) rescues runt pig Wilber (voice of Dominic Scott Kay), but it's going to take even greater intervention to save him later, when he's ready to be turned into bacon. more

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