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18 min ago |

Alicia Silverstone: "I'm Secure in the Choices I've Made"

Alicia Silverstone is following up on the success of her 2011 book The Kind Diet with a new book out now called The Kind Mama.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Clueless, Celebrities, Alicia Silverstone

4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

Twins' Midwest Music series to feature Tina & B-Sides, Tapes n' Tapes, Mallman

Welcome to Artcetera. Arts-and-entertainment writers and critics post movie news, concert updates, people items, video, photos and more.


Related Topix: Music!, Pop/Rock, Entertainment

8 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

TV ratings: 'Scandal's' Season 3 ends strong

The third season finale of ABC's Beltway drama "Scandal" was high in emotion and ratings.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Jack, Hell's Kitchen, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television

12 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

'The Boondocks' back for final 'offensive' season

By MARTHA MENDOZA AP National Writer A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to, mobile... By MARTHA MENDOZA AP National Writer A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of ... (more)


Related Topix: The Boondocks, Comedy, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Friday, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Terrorism, Health

17 hrs ago | Metro

NEWBlogWhere are the cast of Mrs Doubtfire now?

News of a sequel to Mrs Doubtfire has struck joy into the hearts of those who grew up watching the original film in the 1990s.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Mrs. Doubtfire, Drama Movies, The Butler, Good Will Hunting, Thriller, Crime Movies, Jumanji, Family, Action Movies, One Hour Photo, Jack, Adventure

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

Actress Thora Birch: An 'American Beauty' resurfaces

Thora Birch is best remembered as the striking young starlet in the Academy Award-winning "American Beauty," who captivated the screen alongside an all-star cast featuring Annette Bening, Kevin Spacey and Mena Suvari.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, American Beauty, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, Hocus Pocus, Entertainment, Day by Day, Television, Clear and Present Danger, Animation Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Action Movies, Patriot Games, The Hole

Navy Times

Vets group seeks Medal of Honor for Civil War Col. Robert Gould Shaw

A veterans group will present a petition next week to the New York delegation of Congress asking that the Medal of Honor be awarded to Civil War Col.


Related Topix: Glory, War Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, History Movies


TCM Greatest Classic Legends: Henry Fonda

Just in time for Spring cleaning, TCM is dusting off several vintage films for inclusion in its new DVD sets.


Related Topix: Mister Roberts, Comedy Movies, War Movies, Drama Movies, Advise & Consent, Film Noir, Thriller, Crime Movies, The Wrong Man, Western, Celebrities, Henry Fonda

Hollywood Reporter

'Mrs. Doubtfire': Robin Williams' Clever Combination of Prosthetics

"Today" aired a 1993 interview on Thursday, revealing that the Scottish nanny's inspiration is a blend of Margaret Hamilton, Margaret Thatcher and Julia Child.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Mrs. Doubtfire, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Animation Movies, Family, The Wizard of Oz, Adventure, Musical Movies, Margaret Hamilton, Elf

Beatles' Japanese albums to be boxed in 50th anniversary set

Five Japanese Beatles albums from 1964 to 1965 will be issued on CD in June by Universal Music Japan in a limited edition set called "The Japan Box" to commemorate the Beatles 50th anniversary , the company announced April 12. The release of the albums as they were originally released in Japan is similar to "The U.S. Albums" box set released in ... (more)


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Music!, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, John Lennon

WWWM-FM Toledo

fun. to Receive ASCAP Vanguard Award

The members of the band fun. will be honored next Wednesday, April 23, with ASCAP's Vanguard Award at the performing-rights organization's 31st annual Pop Music Awards ceremony in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Music!

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Morning Call

'The Music Man' marches into DeSales

The ladies of River City, Iowa, , are enamored with fast-talking con man Professor Harold Hill in the Act 1 DeSales University Theatre production of Meredith Wilson's "The Music Man" running April 23 to May 4 on the Main Stage of the Labuda Center for the Performing Arts.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, The Music Man, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Iowa, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Annie


Fox 2000 Developing 'Mrs. Doubtfire' Sequel With...

Elf screenwriter David Berenbaum has been tapped to write the sequel to the 1993 hit comedy Mrs. Doubtfire , which is in development at Fox 2000 and has star Robin Williams and director Chris Columbus attached to return.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Mrs. Doubtfire, Drama Movies, Elf, Family, Celebrities, Robin Williams


Kim Kardashian Channels Audrey Hepburn in Bangs and Beatnik Black

This might be the only time that Kim Kardashian would take you calling her "Funny Face" as a compliment.


Related Topix: Audrey Hepburn, Celebrities, Funny Face, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies

Alicia Silverstone out with book 'Kind Mama'

But Alicia Silverstone is also famous for her sometimes controversial ideas about mothering, and now she's put those philosophies down in writing in a just-published book, "The Kind Mama" .


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Clueless, Celebrities, Alicia Silverstone, Life, Food, Vegan, Vegetarian

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.


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


Back from the Dead: The 5 Lamest Horror Movie Monster Resurrections

THROUGHOUT cinematic history, our most beloved monsters - from Dracula and The Wolf Man to Freddy Krueger and King Kong - have returned again and again to haunt our nightmares, and our movie screens.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, A Nightmare on Elm Street, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Christopher Lee


Douglas & Zeta-Jones reunite on red carpet

Estranged couple Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones have made their first red carpet appearance together in a year to support director pal Steven Soderbergh's new off-Broadway play.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Michael Douglas, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Side Effects, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies


10 TV Shows That Time Forgot

WITH every fall season in the US comes another batch of TV shows doomed to failure.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Drama, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Documentary Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, I Dream of Jeannie

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Are 'Blood Moons' a Biblical Sign From God That Something ...

Hagee contends that these messages are coming through tetrads - rare series of four total lunar eclipses that occur over two-year periods.


Related Topix: End Times, Revelation, Horror Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Science / Technology, NASA, Life, Holidays, Passover, Sukkot, US News, US Politics