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Why Is The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Opening Internationally First?

Heading to the movies this weekend? I bet you are super-excited to finally check out Marc Webb's The Amazing Spider-Man 2 ! Fan feedback has been off the charts positive.

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Related Topix: The Amazing Spider-Man, Iron Man 3, Star Trek Into Darkness, Drama Movies, The Great Gatsby

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Examiner.com

Movie review: 'Wolf Creek 2' is the same old sadistic song and dance

The outback once more becomes a place of horror as another unwitting tourist becomes the prey for crazed, serial-killing pig-shooter Mick Taylor.

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, Horror Movies, Wolf Creek, Thriller, Adventure, John Jarratt

People

Cannes Film Festival 2014: Robert Pattinson & Kristen Stewart Movies Make the Lineup

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart could end up in very close proximity next month.

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Related Topix: Movies, Entertainment

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Celebrity Dirty Laundry

Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban Divorce Shocker: No Sex For Years...

It sounds like another Hollywood couple may be having their own version of that proverbial "seven year itch" play out for the whole world to see.

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Related Topix: Star!, Family, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Action Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies

Daily Mail

Modern Family's Phil Dunphy encounters a boxing kangaroo in...

For fans of the American comedy, the Pritchett and Dunphy families are up to their usual hilarious antics at some of Australia's most popular tourist destinations.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Modern Family, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Eric Stonestreet, Ty Burrell, Ariel Winter

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Inside Film

Aussie prospects for Cannes festival

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Apple, Movies, Entertainment, Drama Movies, The Great Gatsby, Family, Animation Movies, Sleeping Beauty, Musical Movies, Animal Kingdom

Inside Bay Area

Nicole Kidman chats about five new films

With several Nicole Kidman films due out this year -- including ones in which the Australia-born actress plays a villainous taxidermist, a mysterious amnesiac and a Hollywood star turned bona fide princess -- Kidman will again be a familiar face in theaters.

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Related Topix: The Hours, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban, Country, Life, Veteran Affairs, Movies, Entertainment

ABC News

Movieland 54: The Railway Man

CJ Johnson chats with director Jonathan Teplitzky about his film The Railway Man, based on the beloved memoir by Eric Lomax, starring Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Inside Film

Movie musical tunes up as Canadian-Oz co-prod

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Apple, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Finding Nemo, Family, Drama Movies, Adventure

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Daily Mail

Keith Urban gushes about Nicole Kidman after jetting back to Sydney for family time with his girls

'She's an amazing wife and mother': Keith Urban gushes about Nicole Kidman after jetting back to Sydney for family time with his girls They will soon celebrate eight years of marriage, but Keith Urban sounded like a love struck teen while opening up about Nicole Kidman in a TV interview.

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Related Topix: Game Show, American Idol, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television

Inside Film

US audiences respond to The Railway Man

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Apple, Fort Hood, TX

Hollywood Reporter

Strictly Ballroom the Musical: Theater Review

The mirror ball's a colossus, the curtains sparkle like they mean it and the preening, twinkle-toed dancers are costumed as if a bedazzler went berserk in a peacock pen.

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Related Topix: Strictly Ballroom, Comedy Movies, Theater, Arts, Drama Movies, The Great Gatsby, Musical Theater, Pop/Rock, Baz Luhrmann

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Playbill

Stage Musical of Baz Luhrmann's Strictly Ballroom Opens in Australia April 12

The Australian stage premiere of Baz Luhrmann 's Strictly Ballroom , featuring songs by Diane Warren, David Foster and more, officially opens April 12 after previews that began March 25 at the Lyric Theatre in Sydney.

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Related Topix: Strictly Ballroom, Comedy Movies, Pop/Rock, Baz Luhrmann

The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

Myanmar, Burma, death railway, Japan, Colin Firth, Railway Man, Nicole Kidman,

Shortly before wrapping up filming for "The Railway Man," a World War Two drama about a former British Army officer and victim of torture, actor Colin Firth dreamt he was drawing a map of a railway but was bluffing and didn't know how to do it.

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Related Topix: The King's Speech, The Hours, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Nicole Kidman, Colin Firth, War Horse

Firstshowing.net

Baz Luhrmann May Direct a Big Screen Reboot of 70's Show 'Kung Fu'

THR is reporting that Australian filmmaker Baz Luhrmann is now in talks to direct a big screen reboot, or a re-adaptation, of the 1970s martial arts western TV show Kung Fu , which starred David Carradine as Kwai Chang Caine.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, The Great Gatsby, Kung Fu, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Western, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, Strictly Ballroom, Biography Movies, Moulin Rouge, Musical Movies

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Daily Mail

Baz Luhrmann jokes about retirement as Strictly Ballroom stage musical gets ready to open

'I wish I was doing a big project called retirement!' Baz Luhrmann jokes about calling it quits as Strictly Ballroom stage musical gets ready to open He's Australia's most prolific filmmaker and has the Strictly Ballroom stage musical set to open on Saturday, but all Baz Luhrmann wants to do is retire.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, The Great Gatsby, Strictly Ballroom, Comedy Movies, Pop/Rock, Baz Luhrmann

Reuters

'Railway Man' revisits war prisoner's horror and forgiveness

Shortly before wrapping up filming for "The Railway Man," a World War Two drama about a former British Army officer and victim of torture, actor Colin Firth dreamt he was drawing a map of a railway but was bluffing and didn't know how to do it.

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Related Topix: The King's Speech, Celebrities, Colin Firth, War Horse, The Wolverine

WMGI-FM Terre Haute

'Railway Man' revisits war prisoner's horror and f...

Shortly before wrapping up filming for "The Railway Man," a World War Two drama about a former British Army officer and victim of torture, actor Colin Firth dreamt he was drawing a map of a railway but was bluffing and didn't know how to do it.

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Related Topix: The King's Speech, Celebrities, Colin Firth, War Horse

Nashville Scene

Cheekwood's new outdoor sculpture makes magic with sticks

An artist has to be pretty famous to create work that's recognized by complete strangers at random moments.

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Related Topix: Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, North Carolina, Where the Wild Things Are

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Daily Mail

Hugh Jackman charms onlookers with that famous smile as he breezes through LAX airport

Would you flip truck tires and leap over barbells while PREGNANT? New book shows expectant mothers how to keep in 'great shape' Hugh Jackman treated travelers at LAX airport to a bit of Australian charm when the Wolverine star glided through the terminal on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: The Wolverine, Thriller, X-Men, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Hugh Jackman

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