17 search results for nothing but the beat

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    David Guetta - "Nothing But the Beat [Explicit]"

    Type: Event | Date: Monday, Aug 29, 2011

    The latest release from David Guetta
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    Watch: Lil Wayne teams with David Guetta & Chris Brown for sci-fi-tinged 'Imagine' video

    Type: Article | Date: Tuesday, Jul 3, 2012

    Also: Weezy guests on brand-new tracks from Kelly Rowland and Keyshia Cole
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    Listen: David Guetta details new 'Beat' album, drops 'Bad' single

    Type: Article | Date: Thursday, Jun 23, 2011

    Ludacris and Taio Cruz are along for the ride on naughty new track
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    2013 Billboard Music Awards winners and nominees - complete list

    Type: Article | Date: Sunday, May 19, 2013

    Keep track of all the honorees at tonight's ceremony
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    Red Hot Chili Peppers debut big behind Lil Wayne's near-million on Billboard 200

    Type: Article | Date: Wednesday, Sep 7, 2011

    Adele and Beyonce experience big bumps from MTV VMAs
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    Adele, Rihanna, LMFAO dominate 2012 Billboard Music Awards categories

    Type: Article | Date: Friday, Apr 20, 2012

    Party-rockers are also slated to perform along with Justin Bieber, Carrie Underwood
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    The 25 Most Awesome Things About 'American Gladiators'

    Type: Article | Date: Friday, Jul 4, 2014

    Celebrate the Fourth of July with the 25th anniversary of America's most brutal game show.
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    Ohio Players frontman Leroy 'Sugarfoot' Bonner dies at 69

    Type: Article | Date: Monday, Jan 28, 2013

    'Love Rollercoaster' singer passes in Ohio
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    TNT pulls the plug on 'Hawthorne'

    Type: Article | Date: Friday, Sep 2, 2011

    But what about Jason Lee's 'Memphis Beat'?
  • Chinatown - DVD

    Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, Oct 6, 2009

    "You may think you know what you're dealing with, but believe me, you don't," warns water baron Noah Cross (John Huston), when smooth cop-turned-private eye J.J. "Jake" Gittes (Jack Nicholson) starts nosing around Cross's water diversion scheme. That proves to be the ominous lesson of Chinatown, Roman Polanski's critically lauded 1974 revision of 1940s film noir detective movies. In 1930s Los Angeles, "matrimonial work" specialist Gittes is hired by Evelyn Mulwray (Faye Dunaway) to tail her husband, Water Department engineer Hollis Mulwray (Darrell Zwerling). Gittes photographs him in the company of a young blonde and figures the case is closed, only to discover that the real Mrs. Mulwray had nothing to do with hiring Gittes in the first place. When Hollis turns up dead, Gittes decides to investigate further, encountering a shady old-age home, corrupt bureaucrats, angry orange farmers, and a nostril-slicing thug (Polanski) along the way. By the time he confronts Cross, Evelyn's father and Mulwray's former business partner, Jake thinks he knows everything, but an even more sordid truth awaits him. When circumstances force Jake to return to his old beat in Chinatown, he realizes just how impotent he is against the wealthy, depraved Cross. "Forget it, Jake," his old partner tells him. "It's Chinatown." Reworking the somber underpinnings of detective noir along more pessimistic lines, Polanski and screenwriter Robert Towne convey a '70s-inflected critique of capitalist and bureaucratic malevolence in a carefully detailed period piece harkening back to the genre's roots in the 1930s and '40s. Gittes always has a smart comeback like Humphrey Bogart's Sam Spade and Philip Marlowe, but the corruption Gittes finds is too deep for one man to stop. Other noir revisions, such as Robert Altman's The Long Goodbye (1973) and Arthur Penn's Night Moves (1975), also centered on the detective's inefficacy in an uncertain '70s world, but Chinatown's period sheen renders this dilemma at once contemporary and timeless, pointing to larger implications about the effects of corporate rapaciousness on individuals. Polanski and Towne clashed over Chinatown's ending; Polanski won the fight, but Towne won the Oscar for Best Screenplay. Chinatown was nominated for ten other Oscars, including Picture, Director, Actor, Actress, Cinematography, Art Direction, Costumes, and Score. ~ Lucia Bozzola, All Movie Guide
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