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Matthew McConaughey to star in The Company Mana

It was just a few years ago now that Matthew's career a bit of a laughing-stock, with the actor putting in some poor performances in some very bad movies.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Matthew McConaughey

5 hrs ago | WMMO-FM Orlando

March 2: 86th Academy Awards red carpet

And so the saga continues. A source now says the big U2 comeback album is "very much on for this year.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, U2

11 hrs ago |

Oscars to celebrate careers of brothers Jeff and Beau Bridges

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will celebrate the career of acting brothers Beau Bridges and Jeff Bridges during an evening titled " Beau and Jeff: A Tale of Two Bridges ," on Monday, August 4, 2014, at 7:30 p.m. at the Bing Theater in Los Angeles, Calif.


Related Topix: True Grit, Western, Crazy Heart, Drama Movies, Adventure, Music!, The Fabulous Baker Boys, Norma Rae, Celebrities, Beau Bridges

11 hrs ago |

The piano from 'Casablanca' goes up for auction

The piano seen in the classic film, Casablanca will be up for grabs at a New York auction.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Humphrey Bogart, Film Noir, The Maltese Falcon, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Peter Lorre, Golden Globe Awards, Family

Tue Jul 22, 2014

'Frozen' is No. 1 in movie digital sales/rentals for first quarter of 2014

"Frozen" was the No. 1 in movie digital sales/rentals for the first quarter of 2014, according to Rentrak, which announced the Top 10 list of the quarter.


Related Topix: Kristen Bell, Hot Chicks

Foxcatcher to make North American debut at Toronto Film Festival in September

Amateur wrestling fans in the U.S. eager to catch " Foxcatcher " before it arrives in U.S. theaters November 14, make plans to cross over the border to Canada, as the much-anticipated movie about Mark and Dave Schultz will be making its North American premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival this September, the festival announced ... (more)


Related Topix: Movies, Entertainment

USA Today

Cooper, Pratt at all-star 'Galaxy' premiere

It wasn't quite the Oscars, but the "Guardians of the Galaxy" unveiling, set on the same site as the annual Academy Awards arrivals, was bigger than the average movie premiere with Bradley Cooper, Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana walking the carpet.


Related Topix: Entertainment

Quentin Tarantino's Pulp Fiction Finds a Home on Stage in Calgary

Quentin Tarantino 's Academy Award-winning film PULP FICTION is coming to the stage! Qulum Entertainment will present the stage version at the University Theatre in Calgary, Alberta.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Pulp Fiction, Drama Movies, Reservoir Dogs, Thriller, Quentin Tarantino, Canada,

The New Rochelle Daily Voice

Happy Birthday To New Rochelle's Alan Irwin Menken

Menken, a musical theater and film composer and pianist, was born July 22, 1949.


Related Topix: New Rochelle, NY, Musical Theater, Arts, Walt Disney, Vocal

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Orange County Register

For Academy Award winners, the Oscar now goes to ... TV

Maggie Smith "The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie," 1969 Next month, Matthew McConaughey is likely to become the first person to walk away with a leading actor trophy from the Oscars and Emmys in the same year.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Downton Abbey, California Suite, Celebrities, Maggie Smith


Controversial Oscar Nominated Film Now Aiming To WIN An Emmy For...

The Square, a harrowing documentary about the Egyptian revolution as seen through the eyes of six of its participants, was Oscar-nominated in the 2013 Best Feature Documentary race so how come it is suddenly a major contender at the Emmys too? Inquiries have come to our attention, including one calling for its withdrawal from Emmy competition, so I ... (more)


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Movies

BWW Reviews: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is a Must See at Blank Canvas

It probably will come as shock to many to know that when the play, "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," a script by Dale Wasserman , based on Kent Kesey's novel of the same name, opened on Broadway in 1963, in spite of a cast that included Kirk Douglas , Gene Wilder , William Daniels , Ed Ames and Joan Tetzel , it was basically a flop, running only ... (more)


Related Topix: Drama Movies, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Celebrities, Danny DeVito

Richard Linklater's 'Boyhood' is an Early Oscars Favorite

It's July 21 and we're already speculating about Boyhood's chances at 2015's Oscars ceremony.


Related Topix: Life of Pi

Sunday Herald

Sherlock star Cumberbatch: I can finally photobomb myself now Madame Tussards are making my waxwork

Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch has been measured up for a wax figure at Madame Tussauds and joked: "Finally, I can photobomb myself."


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Benedict Cumberbatch: Finally I can 'photobomb' myself

Benedict Cumberbatch joked, "Finally I can photobomb myself" after the Sherlock star prepared for his likeness to grace Madame Tussauds in London.


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Sun Jul 20, 2014

A man needs a woman with vision - John Dumelo contemplating marriage?

John Dumelo, aside being an actor, is also a fashion designer and humanitarian. He was nominated for categories 'Most Promising Actor and Best Actor' in a Supporting role at the 6th and 7th Africa Movie Academy Awards respectively.


Sat Jul 19, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

DVD reviews: Great War inspired worthy dramas

Charles "Buddy" Rogers, left, Clara Bow, and Richard Arlen star in the silent film "Wings," the first Best Picture winner at the Academy Awards.


Related Topix: Wings, War Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Charles 'Buddy' Rogers, Clara Bow, Sergeant York, Biography Movies, Entertainment

Birthday Special: 9 interesting things about the versatile actor Naseeruddin Shah

Naseeruddin Shah is reckoned as the man of all seasons because of the acting skills the veteran actor possess.


Related Topix: Naseeruddin Shah, Arts, Cinema, World News, India,

Blank Canvas Theatre's production of 'Cuckoo's Nest' is crazy good

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Blank Canvas Theatre 1305 West 78th Street, Suite 211 Cleveland, OH 44102 Through August 2, 2014 Fridays & Saturdays at 8:00 p.m. Sundays at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $15.00 First there was the book by Ken Kesey in 1962 from which the play was developed by Dale Wasserman, and in 1975, Milos Forman directed a screen ... (more)


Related Topix: Drama Movies, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Cleveland, OH, Theater, Arts

Fri Jul 18, 2014


Bet You Didn't Think These Stars Would Be in Selfies Together

Hollywood is a small town, but it's not like all the stars are best friends! That's what makes it fun when celebrities meet their favorite stars on red carpets, backstage at concerts, and even while catching flights at airports.


Related Topix: Short, Music!, Comedy, Ellen, Entertainment, Television