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2 hrs ago | Billboard

Watch How Awkward 'Star Wars' Is Without John Williams' Score

Move over, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford -- the most important person involved in Star Wars: Episode IV: A New Hope is definitely John Williams . A newly uploaded clip of the final scene of A New Hope shows the value of the film composer's vital contribution of his song "The Throne Room."

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Related Topix: Star Wars, Action Movies, Adventure, LucasArts, Video Games, Vocal, Celebrities, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Harrison Ford

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Examiner.com

'Dancing with the Stars' season 19 voting numbers emerge

Glitz and glitter lovers rejoice, because " Dancing with the Stars " season 19 premieres Sept. 15 on ABC.

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Related Topix: General Hospital, Comedy, Soap Opera, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Back to the Future, Comedy Movies, Telltale Games, Action Movies, Adventure, Video Games

Star Tribune

TV picks for Sept. 15:  "The View," "Dancing with the Stars," "Terror at the Mall"

Lea Thompson and her professional dance partner, Artem Chigvin­tsev, team up for the 19th season of “Dancing With the Stars” on ABC. a once noble experiment that has turned into the world's most contentious tea party, tries to steady the ship with the addition of two new hosts, political analyst Nicole Wallace and actress Rosie Perez.

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Related Topix: Back to the Future, Comedy Movies, Telltale Games, Action Movies, Adventure, Video Games, Celebrities, Lea Thompson, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television

JAM! Showbiz

Patrick Stewart makes sick fan's wish come true

Patrick Stewart helped to make a young Star Trek fan's dreams come true by meeting with her at a convention earlier this month. Dawn Garrigus, who suffers from mitochondrial disease, won the chance to attend the Dragon Con event in Georgia through the Make-A-Wish foundation, but there was another big surprise in store for her when she got there.

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Related Topix: X-Men, Action Movies, Thriller, Celebrities, Patrick Stewart, Entertainment

Examiner.com

The evolution of the damsel of distress in the zombie apocalypse sub-genre

The first zombie ground-breaking movie was, " Night of the Living Dead ". The public inoculation into the zombie apocalypse sub-genre was unprecedented.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Night of the Living Dead, Thriller

Examiner.com

'Evil Dead' marathon allows fans to bid on part of the cabin in the woods

According to ComicBook.com on Sunday, a local movie marathon, which starts next month in Syracuse, N.Y., allows for the running of the " Evil Dead " series and makes it possible for fans to place bids on the brick portion from the cabin in the woods. This cabin was pretty much the main venue of the entire film.

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Related Topix: Syracuse, NY, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Army of Darkness, Action Movies, Adventure, Spider-Man, Thriller, Activision, Beenox, Video Games, Celebrities, Bruce Campbell, Theater, Arts

Examiner.com

The Mysterians: Bring on the Marka-Lites

Y'know, I see you kids running around and getting all hot and bothered over films such as "Pacific Rim", "Transformers: Age of Extinction", "Giant Fake Flying Shark vs. Divorced Lumberjack Pittsburgh Housewives on Crack", and I can't help but shake my head. You people are spoiled.

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Related Topix: Pacific Rim, Yuke's, Video Games, Theater, Arts, Them!, Horror Movies

Examiner.com

'Guardians of the Galaxy' pass $300 million in both foreign and domestic markets

According to The Wrap on Saturday, director James Gunn 's " Guardians of the Galaxy " indeed passed up the $300 million mark in both foreign and domestic box office counts. The film has already opened in Japan, but as of yet to even debut in China and Italy.

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Related Topix: Guardians of the Galaxy, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Slither

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Kerns: 'Gone with the Wind,' 'Nutty Professor' both now classics

A bit of this and a bit of that ... with a reminder that the 1939 epic historical romance "Gone with the Wind," directed by Victor Fleming, will be shown as part of the Cinemark Reel Classics series at 2 p.m. Sept. 28, and again at both 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Oct. 1, at Movies 16, 5721 58th St. Filmed with the Civil War and Reconstruction as huge backdrops, the cast includes Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Olivia de Havilland, Leslie Howard, Oscar winner Hattie McDaniel and Thomas Mitchell.

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Related Topix: War Movies, Drama Movies, Gone with the Wind, Celebrities, Vivien Leigh, Leslie Howard, Thomas Mitchell, Comedy Movies, The Nutty Professor

Examiner.com

Daily film recommendation: 'House of Wax'

" House of Wax " is one of the most notable horror movies to come out of the 1950s, for technical reasons and because it's simply a great film. It's actually a remake of the 1933 movie "Mystery of the Wax Museum"; while that film is also great, this one has more distinct horror elements in it.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, House of Wax, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, The Tingler, Comedy Movies, The Abominable Dr. Phibes, House of Usher, Celebrities, Vincent Price, Roy Roberts

RollingStone

Blood Brothers: Inside the Music of 'The Knick'

But one of the few things that was far too ghastly to replicate was the music. "Oh, it was horrible," he says with a laugh.

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Related Topix: Contagion, Drama Movies, Sex, Lies, and Videotape, Crime Movies, The Limey, Thriller, Solaris, Television

DreadCentrol.com

Fox Unleashing Alien 35th Anniversary Blu-ray Box Set

It's hard to believe that it's been 35 years since Ridley Scott's seminal classic Alien haunted theatres and tore into our hearts, but alas, it is so! To mark this momentous occasion, Fox is re-releasing the flick in yet another edition to die for! Read on for details and more! On October 7 Fox Home Entertainment releases the Alien 35th Anniversary Limited-Edition Set , which includes both the theatrical version and director's cut on Blu-ray along with audio commentaries, deleted scenes, and more. That not enough? This edition will also include a reprint of the original Alien illustrated comic and all-new, collectible art cards as a tribute to the late H.R. Giger, creator of the iconic movie monster that started it all.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Alien³, Thriller, Celebrities, Sigourney Weaver

IGN

Why Superhero Movies Need Better Villains

It's often said that a hero is only as strong as his villains. What's the point of a superhero who doesn't have evil to battle against, after all? Would Batman be as memorable if it weren't for villains like Joker, Two-Face, and Catwoman? Would Wolverine still be the best there is without Sabretooth or Mystique or Lady Deathstrike pushing him to persevere? Comic fans will agree that supervillains are integral to the success of any good superhero comic.

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Related Topix: Iron Man, Thriller, X-Men, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Hugh Jackman, Robert Downey Jr., Spider-Man 2

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Examiner.com

A zombie apocalypse terrorizes India in the decent 'The Dead 2' on Blu-ray

In 2010, just before the zombie genre received an adrenaline boost with the massive TV hit known as The Walking Dead , film makers were also trying to find new ways to revitalize the genre as a feature film as well. As was the case with a movie called The Dead , directed by Howard and Jonathan Ford and released by Anchor Bay and Starz Entertainment.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Thriller, Dawn of the Dead, Night of the Living Dead, George A. Romero

The Independent

Oscar Pistorius guilty: How can the 'fastest Paralympian on earth' argue vulnerability?

Pistorius' defence team's claim that disabled people are more vulnerable has left them worse off, writes Ari Seirlis, chief executive of QuadPara Association of South Africa He was a hero - now he is a villain. He was an icon in the disability sector.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Family, Superman, Action Movies, Adventure, Christopher Reeve

Press-Telegram

Rock Photographer Jeremy Saffer Presents: The Rocking Dead @ Rock & Shock

Famed rock photographer Jeremy Saffer will once again be bringing his patented brand of metal madness to Rock & Shock. Jeremy Saffer Presents: The Rocking Dead will feature some of your favorite rock stars in all of their gothic glory meeting fans and signing autographs as part of the 11th annual horror and music convention.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Child's Play, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Brad Dourif, Tara Reid, John Ratzenberger

TheCelebrityCafe

James McAvoy will finally go bald in 'X-Men: Apocalypse'

James McAvoy has played Professor Xavier in two X-Men movies already and he has yet to go bald. However, that's about to change in the next film, Apocalypse .

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Related Topix: X-Men, Thriller, Action Movies

WGBH

How Far Can Curiosity Take You?

As a kid, director James Cameron was fascinated with exploring the world around him - everything from pond water to bugs. Those childhood obsessions led him some of the deepest places underwater.

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Related Topix: Avatar, Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Thriller, History Movies, Adventure, The Abyss, Celebrities, James Cameron

New York Daily News

Hugh Jackman: Joan Rivers asked me to sing at her funeral

During his Wednesday appearance on 'The Tonight Show,' the 'X-Men' star revealed that the late comedian had specifically requested he perform a song from 'The Boy from Oz' after seeing him in the Broadway show. Joan Rivers wanted her funeral to be a glittery, all-star affair - and that included having Hugh Jackman perform at her service.

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Related Topix: X-Men, Action Movies, Thriller, Celebrities, Hugh Jackman, Entertainment

USA Today

Tom Hardy lets his guard down

Tom Hardy lets his guard down In a rare profile, Hardy talks fame, the looming 'Mad Max,' and working with Gandolfini. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1tBDCty Known as one of the most electric actors on screen today, Tom Hardy has proven the depths of his darkness and the bounds of his physical force in movies from The Dark Knight Rises and Warrior to 2008's breakout Bronson .

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Related Topix: Bronson, Warrior, The Dark Knight Rises, This Means War, Tom Hardy, Mad Max, Action Movies, Adventure

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