Weekend Poll Top Three: Fans Want to Hustle on Broadway

first_img 2.Wolf of Wall Street—19% Your second place choice is Martin Scorsese’s epic tale of the rise and fall of a wealthy Wall Street fat cat. Sounds perfect for Leonardo DiCaprio’s Broadway musical alter-ego, Aaron Tveit! Greed, sex, drugs, money, betrayal? That’s something worth singing about! We already know that our favorite Oscar-blessed pic is going to be a Broadway musical. Now we’re turning our attention to the nine films nominated for Best Picture at the 86th Annual Academy Awards. We asked you which flick should be adapted into a Broadway musical. The results are in, and it turns out a lot of you want to do the Hustle on the Great White Way. View Comments 1. American Hustle—34% Move over, Saturday Night Fever! The con is on with this late-‘70s set movie about an elaborate sting operation executed by people with elaborate hairdos in New Jersey. Life and death stakes make for great drama. Plus, disco balls never go out of style. 3. Her—12% We have to assume you’re as attached to your technology as we are (hello, we’re a website!), so we understand why you picked Spike Jonze’s film about a writer who develops a loving bond with an operating system. Cue the soulful duets.last_img read more

Luxurious Springfield Lakes home, on 884sq m block, for sale

first_imgMore from newsDigital inspection tool proves a property boon for REA website3 Apr 2020The Camira homestead where kids roamed free28 May 201930 Cottonwood Crescent, Springfield Lakes. 30 Cottonwood Crescent, Springfield Lakes.Michael and Amy Ryan moved to Springfield Lakes for the community lifestyle.With two small children, Mrs Ryan said the number of parks and schools was exceptional. “Our kids have had the opportunity to grow up and play along with many neighbours’ children on a daily basis,” she said. “Its location was perfect for us, as our family live out at Ipswich and to get to work in Brisbane is only a 25-minute drive.”Mrs Ryan said there was lots of public transport, and their home, at 30 Cottonwood Cres, was five minutes from the local shopping centre and water park. “It ticked all the boxes for us,” she said. 30 Cottonwood Crescent, Springfield Lakes.The newly retained and feature-finished fence allows for a huge playing area, with a small netball court, sandpit and playground already there. “The house is perfect for some­one looking for an exceptional location with beautiful neighbours that look out for each other,” Mrs Ryan said. “A small growing family will love the area and the hosting abilities this house can offer.”center_img 30 Cottonwood Crescent, Springfield Lakes.The couple, who designed and built the four-bedroom, two-bathroom home in 2008 are selling it for a lifestyle change and their growing family’s interest.“A move down the coast and (being) close to the beach has always been a long-time goal of ours,” Mrs Ryan said.She said the outdoor living area was unique and renovated only 18 months ago. There’s a full-length built-in barbecue area with surrounded by polished concrete. “There is enough room to host large family parties, which continues out to the 884sq m block,” Mrs Ryan said.The property has plenty of room for a pool to be put in. last_img read more

Nebraska State Championship special this Friday at Beatrice

first_imgBEATRICE, Neb. (Aug. 25) – Five IMCA divisions fill the Fri­day, Aug. 29 Nebraska State Champion­ship card at Be­atrice Speedway.IMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modifieds race for $600 to win and a mini­mum of $100 to start. Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods are in the running for $500 to win, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks for $400, IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars for $300 and Mach-1 Sport Compacts for $150. IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National, re­gional and Allstar Performance State points will be awarded. Numerous prizes will be given to competitors.Entry fees after Aug. 26 are $40 for Modifieds, $35 for SportMods, $30 for Stocks and Hob­bies and $25 for Sport Compacts. Pit passes are $25. Spectator admission is $12 for adults, $5 for kids and free for six and under. Gates open at 4 p.m., hot laps are at 6:45 p.m. and racing starts at 7:30 p.m. The Nebraska State Championships are promoted by S & J Promotions.More information is available by calling 888 290-9696.last_img read more