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4 hrs ago | EDGE

TCM Greatest Classic Legends: John Wayne

With over two dozen extent DVD sets dedicated to John Wayne, the last item one needs is yet another.


Related Topix: Blood Alley, Adventure, Celebrities, John Wayne

4 hrs ago | WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley

Billy Bob Thornton and Angelina Jolie Still 'Check in on Each Other'

Billy Bob Thornton and Angelina Jolie have been divorced for almost 11 years, but Thornton says the two remain friends.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Armageddon, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Billy Bob Thornton

8 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

A Legend Lives On

Should the big guy, John Wayne, be more your cup of bourbon than scary monsters, Dallas offers a chance to dwell in his company this weekend, April 24-27, at the John Wayne Film Festival.


Related Topix: The Comancheros, Western, Drama Movies, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, The Searchers, Adventure, Celebrities, John Wayne, West, TX, Snyder, TX

12 hrs ago | Daily Trojan

Scandal shouldn't affect box office

When it was first announced that director Bryan Singer would be returning to the X-Men franchise to helm an adaptation of Chris Claremont's classic "Days of Future Past" storyline, fans began salivating over the prospect of a film with the adamantium-bonded gonads to bridge the decades-spanning continuity divide between Singer's first two films - ... (more)


Related Topix: Thriller, X-Men, Science Fiction Movies, X-Men: First Class, Celebrities, Hugh Jackman

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

'Speed' Fan Attempts to Collect Every VHS Copy

Ryan Beitz currently owns more than 500 VHS copies of the 1994 film starring Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper and Sandra Bullock.


Related Topix: Speed, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, History Movies, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Dennis Hopper, Keanu Reeves, Sandra Bullock, Jeff Daniels

National Public Radio

Summer Movie Preview: 10 Anticipated Indies

David Michod's follow-up to his Aussie crime drama "Animal Kingdom" qualifies as a must-see because of the rare quality of his feature film debut.


Related Topix: Animal Kingdom, Movies, Entertainment, Guy Pearce, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, The Trip, Drama Movies

Marin Independent Journal

Summer movies 2014: What's on the menu

Put away those Oscar dreams. Forget about logical thinking. It's summer at the movies and time to be entertained.


Related Topix: Dining, The Amazing Spider-Man, Stan Lee, Andrew Garfield, Hot Chicks, Emma Stone, Thriller, X-Men, Science Fiction Movies, Entertainment

Banbury Guardian

Alan Dee's film preview: Will sci-fi thriller Transcendence allow...

And when your last movie was one of the biggest flops in the history of cinema, you'd better make sure that your next high-profile project brings home the bacon.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Western, Dark Shadows, The Lone Ranger, Celebrities, Johnny Depp

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Louis C.K. 'disappointed' he's never been suicidalLouis C.K....

Comedian Louis C.K. knows about hard times, but he never got so low that he wanted to take his own life - and he's not happy about it.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Adventure, Pootie Tang, Musical Movies

WMGL-FM North Charleston

Bryan Singer's Accuser Files Lawsuits Against 3 Hollywood Execs

The man accusing X-Men director Bryan Singer of sexual abuse has now filed similar lawsuits against three Hollywood executives.


Related Topix: X-Men, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies, Masters of the Universe, Comedy Movies, Adventure

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Hollywood Child Sex Scandal: Veteran Hollywood Reporter Says 'Probably More to Come'

The award-winning journalist who founded in 2009 has covered the entertainment industry for years, including a stint at The Washington Post .


Related Topix: Sex Scandal, Entertainment, X-Men, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies

National Ledger

Pregnant Celebrities - Drew Barrymore Gives Birth to Baby Girl, Frankie Barrymore Kopelman

Drew Barrymore has given birth to a baby girl that she and her husband named Will Kopelma have named Frankie Barrymore Kopelman.


Related Topix: Charlie's Angels, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Drew Barrymore

John Turturro replaces James Gandolfini (and Robert De Niro) in HBO's 'Criminal Justice'

HBO's miniseries "Criminal Justice," which James Gandolfini was working on at the time of his death, is going forward with a new star.


Related Topix: Stone, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Adventure, War Movies, All the King's Men, Comedy Movies, Music!, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, Celebrities, Robert De Niro, James Gandolfini, John Turturro

Common Dreams

On the Death and Life's Work of the Unconquerable Rubin - Hurricane' Carter

For a man who spent nearly four decades of his seventy-six years under the restrictive eye of the US correctional system, few have ever touched as many lives as Rubin "Hurricane" Carter.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, The Hurricane, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Prison, Bob Dylan, Pop/Rock, US News, Liberal Political News

Real Bollywood

Tom Hanks preparing to reunite with Steven Spielberg

Los Angeles, April 22: Actor-director Tom Hanks is reportedly looking forward to reuniting with "Jurassic Park" director Steven Spielberg for an untitled project that is based on the true story of attorney James Donovan.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Catch Me If You Can, Horror Movies, Adventure, Jurassic Park, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Tom Hanks

KDXY-FM Jonesboro


On the same show, Steve Martin performed his novelty hit "King Tut." 2010: Poison singer Bret Michaels was rushed to a hospital after suffering a brain hemorrhage.


Related Topix: The Blues Brothers, Comedy Movies, Comedy, Musical Movies, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Blues, Celebrities, John Belushi

Mon Apr 21, 2014

WCAX-TV Burlington

NYC jury hears tape defending 9/11 terror attacks

A man who has accused "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him when he was a teen has also sued a former TV programming executive and two other industry figures.


Related Topix: X-Men, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies, Education Etc., Terrorism, Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy, Explosion

The Olympian

Lawsuit accuses entertainment figures of sex abuse

Plaintiff Michael Egan III, center, 31, his mother Bonnie Mound, left, and attorney Jeff Herman take questions from the media during a news conference in Beverly Hills, Calif., Monday, April 21, 2014.


Related Topix: Beverly Hills, CA, X-Men, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies, Entertainment, Theater, Arts, Social Software

Pasadena Star-News

Two thrillers from the 1970s are the best bets among the new releases

It is a quiet week for releases. The best choices are oldies - the newly restored “Sorcerer” from director William Friedkin and a Blu-ray edition of “Get Carter,” starring Michael Caine.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Get Carter, Thriller, Celebrities, Michael Caine, Roy Scheider

The New Zealand Herald

'Hurricane' inspired a down-in-the-dumps David Bain

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter provided inspiration for David Bain when he was at a low point in prison, and celebrated his success when his conviction was overturned.

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Related Topix: Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, The Hurricane, Oceania, New Zealand, World News