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  Nick Adams - Biography - Moviefone
An inveterate offscreen prankster, Adams enjoyed making Dean laugh by doing on-target impersonations of his co-stars; this talent came in handy when Adams was called upon to dub in several of James Dean's lines in Giant after Dean's fatal car accident.
In 1959, Adams was cast as ex-Confederate soldier Johnny Yuma on the popular TV western The Rebel; less successful was his 1962 starring series Saints and Sinners.
Nick Adams died in 1968, the result of an overdose of prescription drugs.
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 Nick Adams: His Hollywood Life and Death by Peter L. Winkler
Nick later told Andrew J. Fenady that one afternoon, as he (Nick) was reading a magazine, there was a tremendous explosive sound and a bullet whizzed by his ear.
Nick Adams is etched in the memory of those dozen or so N.Y. trade press reps who attended a luncheon at the Belasco Room at Sardi's in January of 1965.
Nick had become the companion to a group of salacious homosexuals." According to Barrett, they told Nick he was a superstar and poisoned his mind against Carol, convincing him that she was the real reason he was a failure.
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 Nick Adams
Adams' first role in a Toho film was that of Doctor James Bowen in Frankenstein vs. Baragon (1965).
Adams could hardly speak Japanese, so, like other Caucasian actors of his time, his lines were dubbed over in the Japanese print of the film; furthermore, this would also happen in his later two Toho films.
A few random pieces of trivia about Nick Adams is that he was good friends with James Dean, and that he received a supporting actor Oscar nomination for his role in Twilight of Honor, which he campaigned for feverishly and lost.
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 Nick Adams - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Nick Adams in a publicity photo for his US television series The Rebel, circa 1960.
Adams made another appearance in the widely popular film adaptation of Picnic (1955) which was mostly filmed on location in Kansas.
Nick Adams' friendship with Elvis Presley and members of his so-called Memphis Mafia, widely publicized at the time, began in 1956.
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 "Scared sick looking at it": A Reading of Nick Adams in the Published Stories - Critical Essay Twentieth Century ...
Nick Adams, like Huck Finn, Jay Gatsby, or any other major character in American literature, is entitled to a life of his own, but Nick is seldom allowed such imaginative separation from Ernest Hemingway.
The boy Nick's first sight of a naked woman involved, in rapid succession, the full form with its burgeoning abdomen, pubes (resembling a beard), and confusing absence of a penis; then, the piercing cut and explosion of blood, the laying bare of internal organs, and the tissue placed in his basin (68-69).
The notion of the soul's flight at the climax of sex was paralleled by its flight at the threat of death.
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 BT Research - Nick Adams   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Nick Adams born Nicholas Aloysius Adamshock (July 10, 1931, Nanticoke, Pennsylvania -- February 7, 1968, Hollywood, California), was an American actor.
Adams' career seemed to be on the verge of an upswing when on the night of Feb 7, 1968 his lawyer and friend Erwin Roeder drove to the actor's house at 2126 El Roble Lane in Beverly Hills to check on him after a missed dinner appointment.
Adams' death at a young age, his claims to a friendship with James Dean (a cultural icon who also died tragically young) and reported drug consumption have made his private life the subject of various tabloid reports and rumours even decades later.
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 Amazon.ca: Nick Adams Stories: Books: Ernest Hemingway   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The famous "Nick Adams" stories show a memorable character growing from child to adolescent to soldier, veteran, writer, and parent -- a sequence closely paralleling the events of Hemingway's life.
In this arrangement Nick Adams, who for a long time was not widely recognized as a consistent character at all, emerges clearly as the first in a long line of Hemingway's fictional selves.
Nick on board the Chicago, bound for France during World War I, was the start of a novel called Along with Youth that was abandoned long ago.
www.amazon.ca /Nick-Adams-Stories-Ernest-Hemingway/dp/0684169401   (2309 words)

  
 Nick Adams '06 Studies Post-9/11 Police Powers in Three Countries, Campus News (Bowdoin)
Nick Adams '06 has accomplished what few others, including members of Congress, have managed: He's read it.
Adams has spent more than a year immersed in the history, text, and context of U.S. anti-terrorism legislation, in addition to similar legislation in the United Kingdom and Japan.
Adams believes this could be a model for Congress.
www.bowdoin.edu /news/archives/1bowdoincampus/003017.shtml   (1024 words)

  
 'Tribal' legacy of Hemingway's Nick Adams, The Hemingway Review, The - Find Articles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
However, as a sign that Nick's father may be unworthy of this "tribal" legacy, Hemingway uses Ojibway cultural practices and beliefs to critique Doctor Adams's Victorian sensibility, repression of emotion, cultural blindness, and puritanical response to sexuality.
As Nick grows disillusioned with and estranged from his father, Doctor Adams and the Indian fade from view, but the "vanished" Indian is invoked by Nick as an imagined ancestor in a nostalgic recreation of the bygone, idyllic world associated with absent "tribal" fathers.
After the second burning, Nick's father is reduced to raking through the ashes to retrieve his "stone axes and stone skinning knives and tools for making arrow-heads and pieces of pottery and many arrow-heads" (278).
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 Eyes Wide Open - The Nick Adams Photo Contest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Actor Nick Adams was found dead in his West Los Angeles home by his lawyer, Evin Roder, on February 7, 1968.
The cause of death was given as an "accidental" overdose of paraldehyde, a sedative that Nick's doctor had prescribed to calm his overactive nerves.
Nick Adams had a role in Rebel Without A Cause and his death was another example of the "curse" that haunted those who worked on the film, including James Dean, Natalie Wood, and Sal Mineo - all of whom died young.
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 Amazon.ca: Die, Monster, Die! (Widescreen): DVD: Daniel Haller,Boris Karloff,Nick Adams,Freda Jackson,Suzan ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Nick Adams visits his fiance Susan Farmer's ancestral estate in the country, where he is not welcomed with open arms.
Nick Adams arrives in the cosy little English village of Arkham and discovers peculiar goings-on up at a big old house where Boris Karloff is creating strange mutated things in his greenhouse with the aid of a glowing green meteorite.
Twerpy Nick Adams (who apparently fancied himself leading man material and took his inevitable career slide harder than most) exudes little charisma as the hero, although Suzan Farmer (Dracula: Prince of Darkness, Rasputin the Mad Monk) is appealing as Karloff/Witley's daughter Susan.
www.amazon.ca /Die-Monster-Widescreen/dp/B0000542CO   (1678 words)

  
 Nick Adams   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
In Hemingway's Nick Adams Stories, Nick is a young man that goes off to war.
In Now I Lay Me, the Hemingway doesn't say that the character in the story is Nick Adams, and it seems like it is actually Frederic Henry's character from A Farewell to Arms.
A Way You'll Never Be is a story about Nick as a young soldier trying to get ahold of his fear of dying.
www.umich.edu /~eng217/student_projects/HemingwayWW1/nickadams.html   (264 words)

  
 Nick Adams - Moviefone
Nick Adams was the protagonist of more than a dozen of Ernest...
Most of the stories were collected in a 1972 book titled "The Nick Adams Stories".
Nick Adams - Filmography, Biography, News, Photos, Birth date, Relationships, Nick Adams Film Clips, and Fun Facts on Moviefone.
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 Classic TV Western Shows - The Rebel with Nick Adams
Johnny Yuma (Nick Adams) was an ex-Confederate solder who wandered the West.
Nick Adam's played Johnny Yuma as a brooding, troubled man. People close to Adam's say he totally identified with the character which provided Adams with his favorite role.
A avid diarist, Adam's recorder and the reels were never found.
www.fiftiesweb.com /tv/rebel.htm   (313 words)

  
 Outcyclopedia - Nick Adams
Adams was also in several B-horror and sci-fi flicks, including Die, Monster, Die with Boris Karloff and the Godzilla movie Monster Zero, as well as the episode "Fun and Games" on the original Outer Limits television series.
He was a friend and former roommate of James Dean and, like Dean, was rumored to have supported himself during his days as a struggling actor by working as a gay male prostitute.
Note: Nick Adams is also the name of a character in a series of short stories by Ernest Hemingway.
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 Amazon.com: Nick Adams Stories: Books: Ernest Hemingway   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
I quit scouts shortly after this since Big John quit and I was not about to have my mom drive me to those stupid meetings.Buy the Nick Adams stories, they have to be better than what you just suffered through.Perhaps you have to much time on your hands.
Nick drank the coffee, the coffee according to Hopkins.
In retrospect I suppose Nick was right in using blankets instead of a moldy old sleeping bag.
www.amazon.com /Nick-Adams-Stories-Ernest-Hemingway/dp/0684169401   (2966 words)

  
 Psych Therapy Practice can help with issues including trauma, stress, anxiety, phobias and depression
Psychologist Nick Adams uses knowledge of both psychology and therapy to create treatment packages that are truly unique in this field.
Nick has clinical experience working with a range of psychological difficulties from severe depression to phobias.
Nick Adams is a member of the Association for Thought Field Therapy (ATFT), a member of the Association of Business Psychologists, and of the NHS Directory of Complementary and Alternative Practitioners.
www.psychtherapy.co.uk   (263 words)

  
 Hemingway and Nick Adams Summary
This paper examines how Ernest Hemingway portrayed the virtues and defects of the world through the character of Nick Adams in his short stories.
In many respects, Nick Adams represented the main dilemmas of the human condition.
One could see that Hemingway's own personal therapy was, in some respects, embodied in the painful memories that he tried to purge through Nick Adams.
www.shvoong.com /f/books/443538-hemingway-nick-adams   (98 words)

  
 Mickey Z., "Making Friends with Black People: An Interview with Nick Adams"
Adams is the author of a brand-new tome, Making Friends With Black People (Kensington).
Wait until Bjork tours again, then follow her from city to city filming a documentary that chronicles her African-American fans around the world.
Nick's book, Making Friends With Black People, will be released in March 2006.
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 Nick Adams Biography, Photos, News for Nick Adams | TVGuide.com
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 Nick Adams Short Story Contest
The contest, named for the young hero of many Hemingway stories, was established in 1973 with funds from an anonymous donor to encourage young writers.
Sarah Schillaci (Carleton College) has been named winner of the 2006 Nick Adams Short Story Contest for her story "Rolande Quits Her Job"
The deadline for submission of stories for the Nick Adams Contest to the ACM office, through the colleges’ English departments, is usually in March each year.
www.acm.edu /nickadams/index.html   (252 words)

  
 SportsShooter.com - member: Nick Adams
Nick Adams is a WKU photojournalist student from Houston, TX.
Nick is equipped with film and digital Canon gear, underwater housing, remotes, new media and on location strobes.
The images below are from the portfolio of Nick Adams.
www.sportsshooter.com /nickadams   (404 words)

  
 Nick Adams Short Story Contest
Anne Guidry, a sophomore at Carleton College, has been named the winner of the 33rd annual ACM Nick Adams Short Story Contest.
S.L. Wisenberg Serves as the 2005 Final Judge for the Nick Adams Contest
She is the author of The Sweetheart Is In, a collection of short stories published in 2001, and Holocaust Girls: History, Memory & Other Obsessions, an essay collection published in 2002.
www.acm.edu /nickadams/2005contest.html   (756 words)

  
 Letters from Tucson
I was reading Nick Adams' "Making Friends with Black People" and eating a slice of chocolate cheesecake.
You were in a lovely business suit and had a lesson with a Spanish tutor across from me. I wanted to tell you that you were one of the most naturally beautiful women that I had seen in a long time.
This is a paragraph of text that could go in the sidebar.
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 Welcome to the Official Web Site of Nick Adams   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Nick Adams Checks In - Schedule Update and More
Michigan Native Nick Adams is a Race Time Decision this Weekend at Red Bud
Nick Adams Ready to Get Back on the Bike After Knee Injury
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 Nick Adams Current Month TV Schedule
Starring Boris Karloff, Nick Adams, Suzan Farmer, Freda Jackson, Terence de Marney, Patrick Magee.
Starring Steve McQueen, Bobby Darin, Fess Parker, Harry Guardino, James Coburn, Don Haggerty, Nick Adams, Bob Newhart, L Q Jones, Mike Kellin.
Starring Andy Griffith, Myron McCormick, Nick Adams, Murray Hamilton, William Fawcett, Don Knotts, Jean Willes, Will Hutchins, Dub Taylor, Jamie Farr.
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 Nick Adams Photos - Nick Adams News - Nick Adams Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Nick Adams Photos - Nick Adams News - Nick Adams Information
Tell the world what you think of Nick Adams, write a review for this person.
We follow his adventures in the Old West following the Civil War.
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 Nick Adams (I)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
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 Nick Adams Books, Book Price Comparison at 130 bookstores
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