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1 hr ago | Ars Technica

Dallas Buyers Club launches post-Oscar copyright salvo, sues 615 Does

Shotgun lawsuits over illegal online downloads used to happen all the time courtesy of US record labels.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Matthew McConaughey

5 hrs ago | NewsBlaze

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Goes Punk

Singer-songwriter Karen O did, for the first time, perform the Oscar-nominated original song "The Moon Song" for a global television audience on the Oscars , show.


Related Topix: Where the Wild Things Are, Pop/Rock, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Kiss, Punk, Black Flag

7 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Tampa

Ballin' Bollwyooders kick off the IIFA awards

Last night wasn't your typical mellow stroll at Tampa's Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park.


Related Topix: Tampa, FL, Arts, Cinema, Bollywood, Slumdog Millionaire, 24, Entertainment, Drama, Television

11 hrs ago | WebProNews

Lupita Nyong'o Graces People's Most Beautiful Cover

It's been a good year for Lupita Nyong'o. Since 2013, the Kenyan actress and film director has won 24 awards including Best Supporting Actress at the Academy Awards for her role in the drama 12 Years a Slave .


Related Topix: Golden Globe Awards, Family

12 hrs ago | Republican Journal

Friday Night Flicks to feature three Ang Lee films

Taiwanese-American director Ang Lee has emerged as one of the world's most acclaimed film makers, one of the very few to have been awarded two Best Director Oscars.


Related Topix: Life of Pi, Drama Movies, Brokeback Mountain

16 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

Tilda Swinton and Jim Jarmusch Go Together Like Cream

Tilda Swinton is, I'm glad to say, every bit as luminous and ethereal in person as she appears onscreen.


Related Topix: The Limits of Control, We Need to Talk About Kevin, Tilda Swinton

20 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

Lupita Nyong'o named People's 'Most Beautiful'

Actresses Kate Mara, Lupita Nyong'o and Elle Fanning arrive at the Marie Claire's Fresh Faces Party at Soho House on April 8, 2014 in West Hollywood, California.


Related Topix: West Hollywood (West Hollywood, CA), Blue Jasmine, Entertainment

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Fairfield Citizen-News

'Wizard of Oz:' Follow the Yellow Brick Road to Ludlowe High this weekend

Erin Valade, right, stars as Dorothy, and Katie Middleton plays Glinda the good witch in this rehearsal scene from Fairfield Ludlowe High School's production of "The Wizard of Oz."


Related Topix: Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Family, The Wizard of Oz, Adventure, Musical Movies

CBC News

Canada gets Happy with Pharrell Williams dance videos

Canadians are getting into the worldwide spirit of happiness, posting their own tributes to the Pharrell Williams hit song Happy on YouTube.


Related Topix: Canada,

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Film review: Oscar nominees top recent DVD releases

It's that time of year, when the prestige pictures released around the holidays trickle out on DVD.


Related Topix: Train Disaster, The Expendables, Jason Statham, Celebrities, Emma Thompson

Myrtle Beach Online

How Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter rewrote Oscar campaigning

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, who died Sunday at age 76, was at the center of one of the most talked-about miscarriages of justice in recent American history: He served 19 years in prison for three murders before his convictions were set aside.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, The Hurricane, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Action Movies, Fruitvale Station, Comedy Movies, In the Heat of the Night, Mystery Movies, Fiddler on the Roof, Crime Movies, Family, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Denzel Washington

The Huffington Post

Lupita Nyong'o Is People Magazine's Most Beautiful Person 2014

It's official: Lupita Nyong'o is People magazine's Most Beautiful Person for 2014 , besting other gorgeous ladies like Jennifer Lawrence, Julia Roberts and Julianna Margulies.


Related Topix: Golden Globe Awards, Family, Los Angeles, CA, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Beverly Hills, CA, African-American


IIFA Awards 2014 to kick start from today

The International Indian Film Academy Awards is presented annually to honour both artistic and technical excellence of professionals in Bollywood industry.


Related Topix: Arts, Cinema, Bollywood

Tue Apr 22, 2014

'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug' is No. 1 in movies on demand

"The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" was No. 1 for movies on demand from April 7 to April 13, 2014, according to Rentrak.


Related Topix: Vocal, J.R.R. Tolkien, Martin Freeman, Celebrities, Richard Armitage, Ian McKellen, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Christopher John Lee

Daily Mail

'I flew too close to the sun and spun out of control': Playboy...

CEO of social network GitHub RESIGNS after he and his wife are investigated for workplace harassment of female staff member Kate and William's romantic away day in the 'most remote place on earth': Duke and Duchess leave George behind as they spend night at Uluru 'I flew too close to the sun and spun out of control': Playboy fraudster jailed for ... (more)


Related Topix: Wolf of Wall Street, Books, History Movies, Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Leonardo DiCaprio, Los Angeles, CA


Julia Roberts opens up about her half-sister's death: 'It's hour by hour some days'

Julia Roberts speaks out about her half-sister's death for the first time in an interview with WSJ Magazine .


Related Topix: Golden Globe Awards, Family

Lincoln Daily News

Zadan, Meron invited back to produce 2015 Oscars show: Academy

Organizers of the Oscars ceremony invited the producing team of Craig Zadan and Neil Meron on Monday to run the live awards show for a third consecutive year, after this year's show brought in the best television ratings in 14 years.


Related Topix: Entertainment, The Oscars, Television


McQueen art show set for London

An exhibition of new works by artist and film-maker Steve McQueen - his first since his success at the Oscars - is to be held in London this autumn.


Related Topix: Hunger, Shame

Filmmaker's new short in the running for Oscar contention

A month and a half after the 86th annual Academy Awards and barely a week into the 13th Tribeca Film Festival, award-winning director/producer Sam Borowski -- whose movie "Night Club" was the last theatrically released feature film in Oscar-winner Ernest Borgnine's career and one of the last movies Mickey Rooney ever made -- attended the 11th ... (more)


Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Springville, NY, Travel, us Travel, North America Travel, New York City Travel, New York, NY, Brooklyn, NY, The Warriors, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Crime Movies

Chicago Sun-Times

The Digital Dilemma of "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes"

"Bears" could have used a lot more science; more substantive information in the place of wacky one-liners.


Related Topix: Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, Science / Technology, Space, Gravity