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9-foot Joe Frazier statue rising in Philadelphia

Busloads of tourists line up every day in Philadelphia to take photos with a statue of Rocky Balboa, the fictional heavyweight fighter made famous by Sylvester Stallone .


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Rocky, Philadelphia, PA, Joe Frazier, Rocky III, Celebrities, Sylvester Stallone, The Greatest, Biography Movies

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Mission: Impossible Shoot Shuts Down Moroccan Road For Two Weeks

Officials in Morocco are closing down a major highway for two weeks so Tom Cruise can shoot daring stunts for his next Mission : Impossible movie at the location.


Related Topix: Mission: Impossible, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Adventure, Jack Reacher, Edge of Tomorrow, Celebrities, Tom Cruise, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Morocco, World News


Transforming a Pink Floyd icon

Built in the Thirties as a functional coal-fired power station, its distinctive design has made it famous around the world.


Related Topix: Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, Thriller, Crime Movies, The Dark Knight

This Is Lancashire

Movies 'make you eat more snacks'

A study found that viewing choice has a direct effect on the amount of snacks people consume in front of the TV.


Related Topix: Cornell University, Horror Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Drama Movies, Adventure, The Island, Science Fiction Movies

The Wichita Eagle

Study: Action-packed TV might make you snack more

Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That's the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television than viewing a more leisurely paced talk show.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Drama Movies, Adventure, The Island, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Scarlett Johansson, Ewan McGregor, Entertainment

New York Daily News

Who would be behind eye-patch in 'Escape From New York' reboot?

The long-gestating reboot of "Escape From New York" is back and track and producer Joel Silver's production company is eying a trio of up and coming actors to replace Kurt Russell under the eye-patch, Starlog is reporting.


Related Topix: Escape from New York, Thriller, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Escape from L.A., Celebrities, Kurt Russell, Pacific Rim, Charlie Hunnam, Jon Bernthal, Movies, Entertainment

Michelle Keegan and Jennifer Lawrence nude pics leaked by hacker

Nude pictures of 17 female celebrities have apparently been leaked online after being stolen by a hacker who claims to have illegally obtaining hundreds of other x-rated photos.


Related Topix: Computer Security, Science / Technology, Michelle Keegan, Spider-Man, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Kirsten Dunst, Dance, Ariana Grande, Pop/Rock


On this day: September 1

The last passenger pigeon dies, World War II begins, the Soviet Union shoots down a Korean airliner, and the wreck of the Titanic is discovered, all on this day.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Rocky V, Celebrities, Sylvester Stallone

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Cinema Blend News

One Of These 3 Actors Could Be The Escape From New York Remake's Snake Plissken

It was more than seven years ago that we first learned Hollywood was planning a remake of John Carpenter's classic action film Escape From New York , and while we've heard regular updates over the years, the reality is that the project has never been able to budge out of development hell.


Related Topix: Escape from New York, Thriller, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, John Carpenter, us Travel, Travel, Pacific Rim, Charlie Hunnam

NBC2 News

Dragon-Con combines costumes, sci-fi and fantasy

More than 60-thousand people are expected to attend "Dragon-Con" in Atlanta during this long Labor Day weekend.


Related Topix: Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Celebrities, Patrick Stewart, X-Men, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies

Copenhagen Post

Sequel is visually stunning, but not to kill for

It may not be the film of the year, but Eva Green might just make this one worth a watch "Sin City is a place you go into with your eyes open, or you don't come out at all," growls the trailer to this a second round of adapted stories from Frank Miller's seminal 'Sin City' series of comics.


Related Topix: Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Frank Miller, Machete

The News-Star

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When the character of Chad DiMera returns to Salem on Sept. 12, he'll be wearing a new face.


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Anthony Bruno, 61, writer

Anthony Bruno, 61, a well-regarded writer of crime novels and books about real-life criminals as well as a devoted teacher of the Japanese martial art aikido, died Thursday, Aug. 28, at Lankenau Medical Center in Wynnewood.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Seven

Messenger Newspapers

Omid Djalili has revealed how Russell Crowe thought he was coming on to him

Omid Djalili has revealed Russell Crowe misinterpreted his gesture of friendship on the set of Gladiator and thought he was coming on to him.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Gladiator, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Adventure, Horror Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, The Mummy, Omid Djalili, Celebrities, Russell Crowe

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Lindsay Lohan Strikes Sexy Pose In New SPEED-THE-PLOW Promo Photo Shoot

Internationally recognized screen star and tabloid target Lindsay Lohan is set to make her West End debut next month in David Mamet 's oft-revived drama SPEED-THE-PLOW and a new look at the actress striking some sexy poses while participating in a new photo shoot to promote the play are now available to view.


Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Speed, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, History Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Lindsay Lohan, Oleanna


Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Are Working on Their Honeymoon

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are on their honeymoon, but they're also fitting in some work on the Mediterranean island of Gozo, near Malta.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Thriller, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Celebrities, Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt

Singer 'drugged, assaulted man'

A 33-YEAR-OLD slice of cake from Prince Charles and Princess Diana's 1981 wedding has sold at auction for US$1375.


Related Topix: World News, Prince Charles, Princess Diana, Wedding, Thriller, X-Men, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Hugh Jackman

The Daily Star

Who inspired the "Game of Thrones" creator?

George RR Martin's greatest influence might surprise you it's not Tolkien. He discussed his writing in an interview recorded by the BBC.


Related Topix: Fantastic Four, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Comedy, Entertainment, Television

Brandon Sun

Sturla Gunnarsson's documentary 'Monsoon' a 'love letter to India'

Sturla Gunnarsson's documentary "Monsoon" is his "love letter to India" and a return to the vast and bustling country for the prolific Canadian filmmaker.


Related Topix: Beowulf & Grendel, Drama Movies, Adventure, Iceland, World News, Weather, India,

A knight without armor in a savage land-Saluting erudite tough guy Richard Boone

It's probably wise not to tangle with Paladin, a knight without armor in a savage land: an amazing on-set candid of actor Richard Boone, circa 1959 It's probably wise not to tangle with Richard Boone, circa 1959, in character as Paladin: Photography by Richard C. Miller Click on the photo to see Richard Boone in character as Paladin, the heroic ... (more)


Related Topix: Have Gun, Will Travel, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Dragnet, Comedy Movies, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Hombre, Big Jake, Western, The Shootist, Richard Boone