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1 hr ago | JAM! Showbiz

'Boyhood' universally loved, but will it take home an Oscar?

Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" has been celebrated by critics and fans, acclaimed as something truly new and penciled in as a sure winner of critics' awards and independent-film honors.

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Related Topix: Boyhood, The Hurt Locker

7 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer

7 music biopics to stream on Netflix and Amazon Prime

"Get On Up" opens in theaters this weekend with actor Chadwick Boseman taking on the role of soul legend James Brown.

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Related Topix: Get On Up, Chadwick Boseman, James Brown, Black Entertainment, Soul, Nowhere Boy, John Lennon, Pop/Rock, Movies, Entertainment

Thu Jul 31, 2014

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Jon Stewart's 'Rosewater' Release Date Announced

Jon Stewart is no stranger to the Oscars, having hosted the ceremony in 2006 and 2008.

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ContactMusic.com

Jennifer Lawrence Is Hollywood's Darling - How Has She Done It?

With award wins and nominations galore and a reputation as a real person, we look at how Jennifer Lawrence has secured herself in the heart of Hollywood.

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Related Topix: The Hunger Games, Winter's Bone, Silver Linings Playbook, Jennifer Lawrence, Golden Globe Awards, Family

Switched

Robin Roberts' Alleged Stalker Arrested In New York

Robin Roberts on April 25, 2014 in New York City. Police have a arrested a man for allegedly stalking the "Good Morning America" host and threatening to punch her in the face.

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Related Topix: Good Morning America, Entertainment, Television, New York, Live! With Kelly and Michael, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA)

Wed Jul 30, 2014

BroadcastNewsroom

Andi Dorfman Accepts Proposal from Josh Murray with a Diamond Ring...

This season on The Bachelorette , Andi, 27, a beautiful and successful woman who seems to have it all, had the opportunity to realize her dream of finding true love.

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Related Topix: Reality TV, The Bachelor, Entertainment, Television

Examiner.com

Oscar's embarrassing stats: only 4 female director nominations in 86 years

The Academy Awards began nominating Best Directors in 1929. It would take nearly 50 years until a woman would be directed.

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Related Topix: Golden Globe Awards, Family

Inside Bay Area

'It Happened One Night' gets birthday makeover

Call it a cinematic convergence -- those rare occurrences in Hollywood when things come together both in front of and behind the camera to create a true classic.

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Related Topix: It Happened One Night, Comedy Movies, You Can't Take It with You, Mr. Deeds Goes to Town, Celebrities, Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert

The San Diego Union-Tribune

What's a group selfie? Usie

This March 2, 2014 file photo shows Kevin Spacey, from left, Angelina Jolie, Julia Roberts, Brad Pitt, Jennifer Lawrence, Ellen Degeneres and Jared Leto join other celebrities for a group selfie during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Jerusalem Post

The movies you missed

Maybe you didn't get to the Jerusalem Film Festival as much as you would have liked this year or maybe you didn't get to it at all.

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Related Topix: Short Term 12, United States of Tara, Entertainment, Television, Brie Larson, Toni Collette, The Newsroom

American Reporter

Reporting: Libya'Delusional' Ghaddafi Moves Closer to a Fall

BLOOMSBURG, Pa. -- The last segment on every Friday's broadcast of ABC's "World News with Diane Sawyer" is a "Person of the Week."

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Related Topix: Bloomsburg, PA

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Ponderance

Academy Awards for Performing Animals?

The notion that a chimpanzee could win an Academy Award for acting seems farcical at first glance but, of course, it's not an actual chimpanzee being discussed in the case of the latest role by Andy Serkis .

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, King Kong, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Peter Jackson, Rise of the Planet of the Apes

All Points Blog

Michael Byrne Nominated for Service to America Medal

The Partnership for Public Service annually honors outstanding federal employees who have made a significant difference in the lives of Americans, presenting awards that have come to be known as the "Oscars of government service."

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Radio Times

David Attenborough, Rupert Everett and Stephen Fry vie for best presenter prize at the Griersons

Gogglebox, Educating Yorkshire and The Call Centre make the cut as the nominations are announced for the Oscars of the documentary world David Attenborough and Rupert Everett will battle with Stephen Fry for the best presenter prize at the Grierson Awards, the so-called Oscars for documentaries Attenborough gets his nod for David Attenborough's ... (more)

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Related Topix: David Attenborough

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Insight News

Here's to you, Mr. Robinson

In a world where talent takes you far, Keith Robinson is ahead of the game. He's a true triple threat -- having already mastered acting and songwriting, he's now positioning himself to take over the music world with a velvety voice.

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Related Topix: Georgia, University of Georgia

Sun Jul 27, 2014

OhNoTheyDidnt

Did Scorsese 'extend' actress' legs in 'Wolf of Wall Street'?

Those perfect pins may be a tall tale. Hollywood filmmakers are using computer tricks to "digitally extend" female stars' legs to look long and thin - and "The Wolf of Wall Street" actress Margot Robbie may be the latest victim, critics and special-effects pros said.

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Related Topix: Margot Robbie, Celebrities, Leonardo DiCaprio

NJ.com

Photos: Bridgegate boat takes top prize at Ocean City boat parade and decorating contest

OCEAN CITY - A Bridgegate boat featuring dancing cars and a mock toll booth took one of the top prizes at Ocean City's 61st annual Night in Venice boat parade and decorating contest on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Ocean City, NJ, Italy, World News,

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Star Tribune

TV picks for July 27-31:  "Sharknado 2," "Manhattan,"...

"Sharknado 2: The Second One" isn't going to win an ocean full of Emmys, but as junk food goes, it's downright delicious.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television

E! Online

Sandra Bullock Turns 50! See the Star's Best Looks

Between Selena Gomez ringing in 22 and Jennifer Lopez turning 45 , it's been a busy week for star-studded birthdays.

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TheCelebrityCafe

The reason 'Frozen' needs to be on Broadway

After the incredible success of its theatrical release back in November, the Disney film Frozen has become an instant classic.

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