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Child stars gone wrong

Many a child star has found success a hard act to follow, including these former stars who struggled with the transition to adulthood.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Ain't It Cool News

it's a Small World: the Movie directed by Jon Turteltaub is a real thing Disney wants to make

Disney has hired NATIONAL TREASURE/LAST VEGAS director Jon Turteltaub to turn yet another of their rides into a major motion picture.

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The Star Online

By my troth! 8 actors who have taken on Romeo, Henry V, Hamlet

From Loki to Shakespeare: Tom Hiddleston as the titular character in 'Henry V' from BBC Two's series of television film adaptations of Shakespeare's plays 'The Hollow Crown'.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Short, Hamlet, Music!, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Sherlock Holmes, Jude Law, Doctor Who, Science Fiction Movies

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

The 20 Best Summer Blockbusters of All Time: 'E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial'

There were movie aliens before E.T., and there were movie aliens after E.T., but none were as memorable as Steven Spielberg's 1982 creation.

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Chronicle Live

End of an era for Tyneside film stalwarts

The latest traffic, travel, weather, crime and breaking news updates from The Chronicle, covering Newcastle, Gateshead, North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Northumberland, Sunderland and Durham for Tuesday, 22 April 2014 NE1's Newcastle Fashion Week gets underway on May 9 with more catwalks, shop offers, exclusive VIP events and a smattering of ... (more)

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India.com

Jack Nicholson turns 77: Here are the three most villainous roles played by the Academy Award winner

An American actor, film director, producer and writer, the legendary Jack Nicholson was born on April 22, 1937 in the Neptune City of New Jersey.

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Examiner.com

Lindsay Lohan shocks with miscarriage news among shoes: Who was the daddy?

Lindsay Lohan has revealed that she suffered a miscarriage during the taping of her reality show on the Oprah Winfrey Network.

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Related Topix: The Canyons, The Parent Trap, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Lindsay Lohan, Pop/Rock, Park City, UT

OUPblog

Shakespeare and the music of William Walton

On 23 April 2014 we celebrate the 450th anniversary of William Shakespeare's birth.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Cinema Blend News

Michael Fassbender Plots To Kill A King In New Macbeth Photos

The last directors to really leave their stamp on William Shakespeare's work and get away with it were Sir Kenneth Brannagh and Baz Luhrman.

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Examiner.com

21 April: You won't want to escape

If you think it's the wit as well as the hard-wrought realism that makes Escape regarded as the pinnacle of old-time radio adventure series, be advised that the writer of tonight's offering wrote seven of the series' best-regarded-for-wit installments.

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Examiner.com

Road trip show: Catch Lisa Loeb at Davenport's Redstone Room on April 23

Those of us who have lived our whole lives in Iowa know that, sometimes, to catch a certain musical act when they go through the state, you are going to have to make a long road trip.

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Film School Rejects

For 90 Years, Moviegoers Have Avoided Meta Depictions of Cinematic Escapism

Many people watch movies as a form of escapism, and it makes sense that those people wouldn't like movies that involve reflexive techniques that address this fantasy element.

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Frank Marshall to Direct Shipwreck Rescue Story 'The Longest Night'

Frank Marshall is typically known as a producer, with credits involving minor franchises such as the Back to the Future , Jason Bourne, and Indiana Jones series.

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I4U Future Technology News

Macaulay Culkin is in a bizarre band called Pizza Underground

The name Macaulay Culkin is probably a name that most people recognize. Culkin was a child actor who made it big in the Home Alone franchise that saw him battling with bungling thieves after being left home by himself accidentally.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Pizza, Home Alone, Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Macaulay Culkin, Pop/Rock, The Velvet Underground, Weird

Examiner.com

'Sound of Music' cast describe reprising classic roles alonside Billy Zane

Broadway star Jenn Gambatese as Maria and film star Billy Zane as Captain von Trapp in Lyric Opera of Chicago's new production of the beloved Broadway musical "The Sound of Music," April 25-May 25, 2014.

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Hollywood Reporter

'Batman Beyond' Returns in New Anniversary Short

The animated series, set in a future Gotham City, is revived for a new animated short created by Darwyn Cooke for Batman's 75th anniversary celebrations.

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BroadwayWorld.com

BD Wong to Talk the Orphan of Zhao and More at a.C.T., 5/19

In advance of American Conservatory Theater 's upcoming U.S. premiere of James Fenton 's acclaimed adaptation of The Orphan of Zhao, a classic Chinese legend that has its roots in the fourth century BCE, A.C.T. and the Commonwealth Club of California are proud to present BD Wong and A.C.T. Artistic Director Carey Perloff in Conversation for ... (more)

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DreadCentrol.com

Exclusive First Look at Darcy DeMoss in Trophy Heads

It's Monday... it seems like forever until Friday arrives once more. So why not spend a moment picturing what your obnoxious co-worker's or boss' or neighbor's head would look like mounted over your mantle.

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Ain't It Cool News

Another project adds itself to Spielberg's "Might Direct Next" pile, this one starring Tom Hanks

Ahoy, squirts! Quint here with more Spielbergian news! The Beard's been busy, it seems.

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MTV

'Captain America' Owns Easter Weekend Box Office

But until then, the box office belongs to Marvel anytime one of its heroes hits the multiplex.

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