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2 hrs ago | NBC Miami

Getting James Brown

The tricky business of making movies about real-life musicians tends to best succeed in flicks about great performers or composers who died far too young.

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Related Topix: The Blues Brothers, Action Movies, Musical Movies, Sport Movies, Rocky IV, Drama Movies, James Brown, Black Entertainment, Soul, Glenn Miller, Jazz, Rock-N-Roll, Jerry Lee Lewis, Entertainment

6 hrs ago | KIMA

Drew Barrymore speaks out about half-sister's death

Actress Drew Barrymore has paid tribute to her half-sister, who was was found dead in her car on Tuesday morning.

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

7 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

Hollywood Bowla s a Haira comes with hefty warning

This is the warning that the Hollywood Bowl gives about “Hair,” the famed 1968 rock musical that will play there tonight through Sunday: “Includes simulated drug use, brief nudity, profanity, questioning of religion, blatant sexual positioning, refusal of authority, energy, love, beads, flowers and happiness ... so ... (more)

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Related Topix: Kristen Bell, Hot Chicks, Hairspray, Drama Movies, Music!, Musical Movies

11 hrs ago | USA Today

Zac Efron opens up to Bear Grylls about addiction issues

High School Musical alum Zac Efron shocked everyone when he completed a stint in rehab last year, but since then, he's been pretty open about his decision to seek help.

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Related Topix: Family, Drama Movies, High School Musical, Musical Movies, Zac Efron, Entertainment

15 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

Secret Cinema's back to the flicks

Secret Cinema's Back To The Future events are finally going ahead after organisers caused uproar by cancelling at the last minute.

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

17 hrs ago | Area93.com

iHeartRadio puts Jenny in the hot seat

Jenny Lewis has revived her solo career with a brand new album The Voyager . The new album features her single "Just One Of The Guys" and is her first solo album in six years! Jenny tells iHeartRadio, "A lot happens in six years."

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Related Topix: The Wizard, Family, Drama Movies, Adventure, Troop Beverly Hills, Beverly Hills, CA

Tue Jul 29, 2014

News Times

'Guardians' blasts Marvel in a different direction

This image released by Disney - Marvel shows, from left, Zoe Saldana, the character Rocket Racoon, voiced by Bladley Cooper, Chris Pratt, the character Groot, voiced by Vin Diesel and Dave Bautista in a scene from "Guardians of the Galaxy."

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Related Topix: Guardians of the Galaxy, Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Hot Chicks, Celebrities, Vin Diesel, Dave Bautista, Horror Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Slither

Inside Bay Area

Ohlone College accredited for next six years

Ohlone College has earned eight commendations for displaying "academic quality and institutional effectiveness," according to a report that reaffirms its accreditation for the next six years.

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Related Topix: Sport Movies, College, Drama Movies

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Corey Haim's childhood mixtape inspired Jenny Lewis to launch music career

A mixtape the late Corey Haim gave to Jenny Lewis when they were kids inspired the actress/singer to pursue a career in music.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, The Lost Boys, Celebrities, Corey Haim, Rilo Kiley, Pop/Rock

KDXY-FM Jonesboro

Miyoshi Umeki and James Shigeta star in Flower Drum Song in 1961.

The Honolulu-born star studied acting at New York University before joining the United States Marines and serving during the Korean War.

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Related Topix: Flower Drum Song, Musical Movies, Paradise, Hawaiian Style, Animation Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Mulan, Adventure, James Shigeta, New York University, Troy Donahue

WXLO-FM Worcester

Tough-Guy Actor Danny Trejo on Starring in Train's "Angel in Blue Jeans" Video: "It's Awesome!"

He tells Entertainment Weekly that when the band reached out to him, he said yes right away.

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Related Topix: Train, Pop/Rock, Bulletproof, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Danny Trejo

Tay AM

Walken Is King Of The Jungle Book Remake

The Hollywood star is the latest name to be revealed for Jon Favreau's adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's book.

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Related Topix: The Jungle Book, Animation Movies, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Breaking Bad, Entertainment, Television, Giancarlo Esposito

The Detroit News

Grapevine: Keith Urban's Boston concert turns into booze-fueled mayhem

Nearly 50 concert goers were treated on site at Saturday night's Keith Urban concert in Mansfield, Massachusetts, and another 22 were hospitalized with alcohol-related issues.

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Related Topix: Keith Urban, Country, Mansfield, MA, 24, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Horror Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, She's All That, I Know What You Did Last Summer, Freddie Prinze Jr.

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Susan Sarandon had fling with David Bowie

"In terms of hooking up with movie stars, I got married really young, which knocked out most of my 20s to be around," Sarandon said.

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Related Topix: August, Drama Movies, Pop/Rock, David Bowie

Whittier Daily News

a The Honorable Woman,a starring Maggie Gyllenhaal, tackles morally complex conflict over Gaza Strip

L to R, Eve Best, Tobias Menzies, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Genevieve O'Reilly - in the SundanceTV original series "The Honorable Woman" - Photo Credit: Robert Viglasky There is a key moment in the complex thriller “The Honorable Woman” where Maggie Gyllenhaal wasn't quite sure what her character was thinking.

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Related Topix: Crazy Heart, Stranger Than Fiction, Thriller, Palestinian Territories, Drama Movies, World News, Secretary, Middle East, Crime Movies, Action Movies, The Dark Knight, Maggie Gyllenhaal

San Gabriel Valley Tribune

a Noah,a out on DVD Tuesday, takes a rugged journey

The biblical story of Noah has been told and depicted in numerous ways, from cute little kids tales to ferocious epics.

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Related Topix: Music!, The Big Chill, Drama Movies

SFGate

Which locally shot movies get San Francisco wrong?

I just watched "Beaches" for the 12th time and suddenly noticed that when Barbara Hershey's character, the heiress Hilary Whitney, collapses for her final pre-death dramatics, she collapses in Atherton and is somehow taken to San Francisco General Hospital.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Beaches, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Barbara Hershey

WPLJ-FM New York

Freddie Prinze Jr. Trashes Kiefer Sutherland

Freddie Prinze Jr. and Kiefer Sutherland worked together on 24 a few years ago, an experience that Prinze tells ABC News Radio was "terrible."

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Related Topix: 24, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Horror Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, She's All That, I Know What You Did Last Summer, Freddie Prinze Jr., Celebrities, Kiefer Sutherland

Clyde 2

Adam West: Ben Affleck Will Be Great Batman

The star - who played the Caped Crusader in the original TV series from 1966 to 1968, told Sky News that he is sure "Ben Affleck will be very good in the role - it will be fun to see".

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Related Topix: Batman, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Thriller, Crime Movies, Family, Action Movies, Adventure, Pop/Rock, Adam West

KION 46

1984 Summer Olympics opening ceremony

Vivaldi and Bach die, the first hamburger is sold in the U.S., World War I breaks out, a bomber crashes into the Empire State Building, and the Summer Olympics open up in Los Angeles, all on this day.

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Related Topix: Private Benjamin, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, The Last Picture Show, The Sting, Eileen Brennan

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