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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

6 hrs ago | 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

9 hrs ago |

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

13 hrs ago | 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

17 hrs ago | 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

22 hrs ago | 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

Real Bollywood

John Travolta to attend IIFA

Mumbai, April 21: Hollywood star John Travolta, of "Saturday Night Fever" and "Grease" fame, will attend the 15th International Indian Film Academy weekend and awards in Tampa Bay, Florida starting Wednesday.


Related Topix: Broken Arrow, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Pulp Fiction, Western, Drama Movies, Ladder 49, Grease, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, John Travolta

USA Today

No Flash in the pan: Iconic hero turns 80

For 80 years, Flash Gordon has been entertaining every one of us. Alex Raymond's iconic blonde-haired, Yale-educated, hero has influenced popular culture in ways most people don't even realize.


Related Topix: Flash Gordon, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Michigan, Movies

Sun Apr 20, 2014

DeLorean goes 'To The Future' for Parkinson's cure

The couple had been obsessed with Back to the Future even before they were together.


Related Topix: Back to the Future, Telltale Games, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Video Games

Detroit Free Press

Detroit native Tom Skerritt comes home Tuesday to reflect on his life, Hollywood times

Tom Skerritt figures he was 8, maybe 9, years old when he attended Saturday-morning cultural programs intended to give Detroit public school kids their first glimpse of the city's arts gems.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Harold and Maude, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, A River Runs Through It, Horror Movies, Comedy, Picket Fences, Thriller, Alien³, Entertainment, Drama, Science Fiction Movies, Television

Asbury Park Press

'Capt. America' tops box office for third week

Captain America continues to vanquish box office foes, triumphing in ticket sales for the third consecutive week and dominating over megastar Johnny Depp's new movie.


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

WTVR Richmond

Rubin a Hurricanea Carter, boxer wrongly convicted of murder, dies

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the middleweight boxing contender who was wrongly convicted of a triple murder in New Jersey in the 1960s, has died in Toronto, according to Win Wahrer, the director of client services for the Association in Defense Former middleweight boxer Rubin Carter; falsely convicted of murder; subject of a Bob Dylan song.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, The Hurricane, Pop/Rock, Bob Dylan

WIXY-FM Champaign

Rubin a Hurricanea Carter, wrongly convicted of murder, dead

Actor Denzel Wahington , star of the film "The Hurricane," based on the true story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter , an innocent man who fought for 20 years for justice, pose at the film's premiere.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, The Hurricane, Prison, Reuters, Clifton, NJ

JD Journal

Director Bryan Singer Accused of Sexual Assault

The director of The Usual Suspects and the upcoming film X-Men: Days of Future Past, Bryan Singer, was accused of sexually assaulting a teenage boy on several occasions in 1998 and 1999.


Related Topix: X-Men, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies

Staggered releases push summer movies into April

If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Go, Fort Wayne, IN, Memorial Day, Life, Holidays, White House Down, The Heat, Gravity

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Sydney Morning Herald

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 review: Saved by the belle

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is the fifth film in just 14 years about Peter Parker, the New York teen with arachnid abilities; director Sam Raimi made three with Tobey Maguire as his lead and now there are two from Marc Webb and the English actor Andrew Garfield.


Related Topix: The Amazing Spider-Man, Thriller, Spider-Man 2, Science Fiction Movies, Spider-Man, Stan Lee, Activision, Beenox, Video Games, Tobey Maguire