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Marathon Man: Not Quite Halloween

Welcome to Marathon Man, a new column at Movies.com where writer Jacob Hall attempts to marathon a sanity-questioning number of films and tries to analyze them in the process.

My friend and fellow Movies.com writer John Gholson is a horror movie aficionado. And by horror movie aficionado, I mean his knowledge of the genre makes what I know look small, pathetic and just a little bit embarrassing. That’s… Continue reading Marathon Man: Not Quite Halloween

Doc dressed as Elvis revives marathon runner

It wasn’t blue suede shoes but a pair of sneakers that led a San Francisco doctor dressed as Elvis Presley to a woman who passed out at a Las Vegas … Continue reading Doc dressed as Elvis revives marathon runner

Doc dressed as Elvis revives Vegas marathon runner

It wasn’t blue suede shoes but a pair of sneakers that led a San Francisco doctor dressed as Elvis Presley to a woman who passed out at a Las Vegas … Continue reading Doc dressed as Elvis revives Vegas marathon runner

NBC’s Meredith Vieira and Al Roker joined Howard Stern sidekick Robin Quivers and Chilean miner Edwin Pena as the celebrities who completed the Big Apple’s annual 26.2 mile New York Marathon over the weekend. Vieira finished Sunday’s race in just under six hours (5:59), while Al came in at 7:09. Meredith celebrated her victory with [...] Continue reading “TODAY” Anchors Meredith Vieira Al Roker Complete New York Marathon

Chile miner to run NY Marathon despite bad knee

“I never thought I would make it to this marathon,” Pena told a packed press conference after arriving in New York ahead of the big race. “I wanted to show that yes, you can.”Pena’s determination to k Continue reading Chile miner to run NY Marathon despite bad knee