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Jackie Burroughs
Jacqueline "Jackie" Burroughs (2 February 1939 – 22 September 2010) was an English-born Canadian actress.[1]Contents1 Early life 2 Career 3 Personal life 4 Death 5 Filmography5.1 Film 5.2 Television6 References 7 External linksEarly life[edit] Born in Southport, Lancashire
Lancashire
(now Merseyside), England, she emigrated to Canada
Canada
on August 26, 1948 with her mother Edna, her father Harry and younger brother Gary. Career[edit] Burroughs started acting in live theatre at Ontario's famous Stratford Festival. Her film credits included The Dead Zone (1983), The Grey Fox (1982), and a voice-over stint in the legendary animated anthology Heavy Metal (1981), while her TV-series resume includes the roles of Mrs
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Southport
Southport
Southport
(/ˈsaʊθpɔːrt/) is a large seaside town in Merseyside, England. At the 2001 census, it had a population of 90,336, making it the eleventh most populous settlement in North West England.[4] Southport
Southport
lies on the Irish Sea
Irish Sea
coast and is fringed to the north by the Ribble estuary. The town is 16.7 miles (26.9 km) north of Liverpool
Liverpool
and 14.8 miles (23.8 km) southwest of Preston. Historically part of Lancashire, the town was founded in 1792 when William Sutton, an innkeeper from Churchtown, built a bathing house at what is now the south end of Lord Street.[5] At that time, the area, known as South Hawes, was sparsely populated and dominated by sand dunes. At the turn of the 19th century, the area became popular with tourists due to the easy access from the nearby Leeds and Liverpool Canal
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The Lovin' Spoonful
The Lovin' Spoonful
The Lovin' Spoonful
is an American rock band, inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2000 and well known for a number of hit songs in the 1960s including "Summer in the City", "Do You Believe In Magic", "Did You Ever Have to Make Up Your Mind?", and "Daydream".Contents1 Career1.1 Formation and early years (1964–1965) 1.2 Pop success (1965–1966) 1.3 Personnel changes (1967) 1.4 The final years (1968–1969) 1.5 Reunions, revivals, and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
induction (1979–present)2 Name 3 Discography3.1 Singles 3.2 U.S. Albums3.2.1 Studio albums 3.2.2 Live albums3.3 Compilation albums4 In popular culture 5 References 6 External linksCareer[edit] Formation and early years (1964–1965)[edit] The band had its roots in the folk music scene based in the Greenwich Village section of lower Manhattan during the early 1960s
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CBC Television
CBC Television
CBC Television
(also known as simply "CBC") is a Canadian English-language broadcast television network that is owned by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, the national public broadcaster. The network began operations on September 6, 1952. Its French-language counterpart is Ici Radio- Canada
Canada
Télé. Headquartered at the Canadian Broadcasting Centre
Canadian Broadcasting Centre
in Toronto, CBC Television is available throughout Canada
Canada
on over-the-air television stations in urban centres and as a must-carry station on cable and satellite television. Almost all of the CBC's programming is produced in Canada
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Lucy Maud Montgomery
Lucy Maud Montgomery, OBE (November 30, 1874 – April 24, 1942), published as L.M. Montgomery, was a Canadian author best known for a series of novels beginning in 1908 with Anne of Green Gables. The book was an immediate success. The central character, Anne Shirley, an orphaned girl, made Montgomery famous in her lifetime and gave her an international following.[1] The first novel was followed by a series of sequels with Anne as the central character. Montgomery went on to publish 20 novels as well as 530 short stories, 500 poems, and 30 essays. Most of the novels were set in Prince Edward Island, and locations within Canada's smallest province became a literary landmark and popular tourist site – namely Green Gables farm, the genesis of Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island
National Park
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Lancashire
Lancashire
Lancashire
(/ˈlæŋkəʃər/ LANG-kə-shər, /-ʃɪər/ -sheer or, locally, [ˈɫaŋkɪʃə(ɻ)];[2] abbreviated Lancs.) is a county in north west England. The county town is Lancaster although the administrative centre is Preston. The county has a population of 1,449,300 and an area of 1,189 square miles (3,080 km2). People from Lancashire
Lancashire
are known as Lancastrians. The history of Lancashire
Lancashire
begins with its founding in the 12th century. In the Domesday Book
Domesday Book
of 1086, some of its lands were treated as part of Yorkshire. The land that lay between the Ribble and Mersey, Inter Ripam et Mersam, was included in the returns for Cheshire
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The Sentinel (2006 Film)
The Sentinel is a 2006 crime thriller film[3] directed by Clark Johnson about a veteran United States Secret Service
United States Secret Service
special agent who is suspected as a traitor after an attempted assassination of the president reveals that someone within the Service is providing information to the assassins. The film stars Michael Douglas
Michael Douglas
as the veteran agent, Kiefer Sutherland as his protégé, Eva Longoria
Eva Longoria
as a rookie Secret Service agent, and Kim Basinger
Kim Basinger
in the role of the First Lady. It is based on the novel of the same name by former Secret Service Agent Gerald Petievich, the author of the book To Live and Die in L.A., also made into a film
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Smallville (TV Series)
Smallville
Smallville
is an American television series developed by writer-producers Alfred Gough
Alfred Gough
and Miles Millar, based on the DC Comics character Superman
Superman
created by Jerry Siegel
Jerry Siegel
and Joe Shuster. The series, initially broadcast by The WB, premiered on October 16, 2001. After Smallville's fifth season, The WB
The WB
and UPN
UPN
merged to form The CW, the series' later United States broadcaster. Smallville, which ended its tenth and final season on May 13, 2011, follows Clark Kent (Tom Welling) in the fictional town of Smallville, Kansas, before he becomes known as Superman. The first four seasons focus on Clark and his friends in high school
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John Sebastian
John Benson Sebastian (born March 17, 1944) is an American-born singer-songwriter, guitarist, harmonicist, and autoharpist, who is best known as a founder of The Lovin' Spoonful, a band inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
in 2000; for his impromptu appearance at the Woodstock
Woodstock
festival in 1969;[1] and for his No. 1 hit in 1976, "Welcome Back".Contents1 Early life 2 Early career 3 The Lovin' Spoonful 4 Solo career 1960s–1970s4.1 Broadway musical composer 4.2 Woodstock
Woodstock
appearance 4.3 Major-label solo recordings 4.4 Session work5 Later career5.1 Live performances 5.2 Record releases 5.3 Soundtrack work 5.4 Television presenter 5.5 Children's book author 5.6 Instructor at Homespun Tapes 5.7 Other appearances and activities6 Influence and legacy 7 Awards and honors 8 Personal life 9 Solo discography9.1 Original U.S. singles 9.2 Original U.S
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Stomach Cancer
Stomach
Stomach
cancer, also known as gastric cancer, is cancer developing from the lining of the stomach.[9] Early symptoms may include heartburn, upper abdominal pain, nausea and loss of appetite.[1] Later signs and symptoms may include weight loss, yellowing of the skin and whites of the eyes, vomiting, difficulty swallowing and blood in the stool among others.[1] The cancer may spread from the stomach to other parts of the body, particularly the liver, lungs, bones, lining of the abdomen and lymph nodes.[10] The most common cause is infection by the bacterium Helicobacter pylori, which accounts for more than 60% of cases.[2][3][11] Certain types of H. pylori
H

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Governor General's Performing Arts Award
The Governor General's Awards are a collection of annual awards presented by the Governor General of Canada, recognizing distinction in numerous academic, artistic, and social fields. The first was conceived and inaugurated in 1937 by the Lord Tweedsmuir, a prolific writer of fiction and non-fiction; he created the Governor General's Literary Award with two award categories. Successive governors general have followed suit, establishing an award for whichever endeavour they personally found important
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Academy Of Canadian Cinema And Television Award For Best Performance By An Actor In A Leading Role
The Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television presents an annual award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role to the best performance by a lead actor in a Canadian film. The award was first presented in 1968 by the Canadian Film Awards, and was presented annually until 1978 with the exception of 1974 due to the cancellation of the awards that year. From 1980 until 2012, the award was presented as part of the Genie Awards ceremony; since 2013, it has been presented as part of the new Canadian Screen Awards. From 1980 to 1983, only Canadian actors were eligible for the award; non-Canadian actors appearing in Canadian films were instead considered for the separate Genie Award for Best Performance by a Foreign Actor
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A Fan's Notes (film)
A Fan's Notes
A Fan's Notes
is a 1972 Canadian comedy film directed by Eric Till, based on the novel of the same name. It was entered into the 1972 Cannes Film Festival.[1]Contents1 Plot 2 Cast 3 References 4 External linksPlot[edit] Jerry Orbach
Jerry Orbach
plays a middle-aged dreamer and football fan, longs to be someone rich and famous but instead has to come to terms with the fact he can only be a fan, not a player. Cast[edit] Jerry Orbach
Jerry Orbach
as Fred Patricia Collins as Patience Burgess Meredith
Burgess Meredith
as Mr. Blue Rosemary Murphy
Rosemary Murphy
as Moms Conrad Bain
Conrad Bain
as Poppy Julia Robinson
Julia Robinson
as Bunny Sue Haim Pekelis as MotorcyclistReferences[edit]^ "Festival de Cannes: A Fan's Notes". festival-cannes.com
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Maryse Holder
Maryse Holder (October 19, 1940 – September 1977) was an American memoirist and feminist writer, who was the author of Give Sorrow Words. The book was published posthumously in 1979 by Grove Press, with an introduction by feminist author Kate Millett, after Holder was murdered in Mexico in 1977, at age 36.[1]Contents1 Early life 2 Education 3 Career and publications 4 ReferencesEarly life[edit] Maryse Holder was born in Paris on October 19, 1940. Her mother, a member of the French Resistance, died in a concentration camp after being sent to Nazi Germany by the Vichy government
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Bleeders (film)
Bleeders (also known as Hemoglobin) is a 1997 Canadian horror film directed by Peter Svatek, based upon H. P. Lovecraft's story The Lurking Fear. It premiered at the Fantastisk Film Festival Lund in Sweden
Sweden
on September 14, 1997, and was released direct to video the following year.[1]Contents1 Plot 2 Reception 3 References 4 External linksPlot[edit] John and Kathleen Strauss are a couple attempting to uncover the secret to John's rare blood disease. They encounter Dr. Marlowe, who is intrigued by the case. They are unaware that the island which they are about to set foot upon is home to the Van Dam family, mutant-like creatures who have become deformed and bloodthirsty from centuries of inbreeding. Their mutation began with their relative Eva Van Dam, who had an twincest relationship with her twin brother. Also, they are fully functioning hermaphrodites, capable of reproducing with themselves
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Cavedweller (film)
Cavedweller is a 2004 American drama film directed by Lisa Cholodenko, based on the novel of the same name by Dorothy Allison. It stars Kyra Sedgwick and Aidan Quinn. It won the New American Cinema award at the 30th Seattle International Film Festival.[1]Contents1 Plot 2 Cast 3 Reception 4 References 5 External linksPlot[edit]This article needs a plot summary
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