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30 min ago | Chicago Sun-Times

Comic-Con 2014: "The Fifth Beatle: The Brian Epstein Story"

In many respects, "Guardians," directed and co-written by indie wit James Gunn, and starring buffed-up former schlub Chris Pratt and Really Big Sci-Fi Blockbuster vet Director Mark Jackson's drama is a chilly study in grief starring Catherine Keener as a war-zone photographer shattered by her experiences in Libya.

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

4 hrs ago | Broadway

Tickets Now On Sale to See Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick, Rupert...

Tickets are now available for the new production of Terrence McNally's It's Only a Play .

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Jack, Stockard Channing

8 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

Jude Law: With maturity comes complication

In this Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 file photo, Actor Jude Law pauses, during the press conference for the film Side Effects at the 63rd edition of the Berlinale, International Film Festival in Berlin.

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Related Topix: Sherlock Holmes, Side Effects, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Cold Mountain, War Movies, Jude Law

8 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Jude Law: With maturity comes complication

In this Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 file photo, Actor Jude Law pauses, during the press conference for the film Side Effects at the 63rd edition of the Berlinale, International Film Festival in Berlin.

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Related Topix: Sherlock Holmes, Side Effects, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, War Movies, Cold Mountain, Jude Law

13 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

5 more music biopics that dig deep in portrayals

"Get on Up" wows with Chadwick Boseman's virtual channeling of James Brown, but it also succeeds as a psychological portrait of what drove his genius.

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Related Topix: Ray, Comedy Movies, Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Blues, Black Entertainment, Ray Charles, Celebrities, Jamie Foxx, Chanson, Edith Piaf

17 hrs ago | Thurrock Gazette

ONE of the most successful Beatles tributes acts has got a Ticket to Ride to Grays.

The Cavern Beatles, who are officially licensed by the famous Liverpool club which hosted the original Fab Four's early performances, will be performing at the Thameside Theatre on September 20. Featuring Paul Tudhope as John Lennon, Chris O'Neill as Paul McCartney, Rick Alan as George Harrison and Simon Ramsden as Ringo Starr, the group has even ... (more)

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Music!, John Lennon, George Harrison, Ringo Starr

Wed Jul 30, 2014

IGN

Jamie Foxx to Play Mike Tyson for Scorsese?

Mike Tyson made an appearance on IGN's Comic Con live stream this weekend to talk about his new series Cartoon Network series Mike Tyson Mysteries, while there, he spoke with us about a biopic he's got in development with Jamie Foxx .

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Related Topix: Ray, Comedy Movies, Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Celebrities, Jamie Foxx, Black Entertainment

The Straits Times

Drew Barrymore's half-sister found dead in car near San Diego

The half-sister of actress Drew Barrymore was found dead in her vehicle parked on a suburban San Diego street, the San Diego County Coroner said on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Charlie's Angels, Scream, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Drew Barrymore, San Diego County, CA, National City, CA

Examiner.com

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Classic Family Reading

She's met outrageous friends, fought off flying monkeys and even slayed a pair of witches.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, Adventure, The Wizard of Oz, Musical Movies, Kansas

Fox News

Ian spills 'Sharknado' cameos

The sci-fi social media phenomenon "Sharknado" is back SyFy Wednesday night with "Sharknado 2: The Second One."

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Related Topix: Thriller, Crime Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Action Movies, Domino, Cellphones, Entertainment

ContactMusic.com

Jessica Alba love nachos and tequila

Jessica Alba has revealed her figure may not be as toned as it used to be as she's developed a soft spot for nachos and tequila.

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Related Topix: Honey, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Jessica Alba, Hot Chicks

LongIsland.com

Last Chance for Submissions to the 2014 Gold Coast Intl. Film Festival

July 30, 2014 - From November 3-9, 2014 the Gold Coast Arts Center in collaboration with the Town of North Hempstead will present the 4th annual Gold Coast International Film Festival , and everyone's invited - again - to join us for fantastic films, parties, panels, and fanfare! The feature films at the Festival are curated and the category is not ... (more)

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Related Topix: Bulworth, Comedy Movies, The Cooler, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Paul Sorvino, Comedy, Soap Opera, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Entertainment, Television

Examiner.com

TCM's Summer Under the Stars back in August

Watch a short video biography about Judy Garland's life, including her early years at MGM, her roles in "The Wizard of Oz" and "A Star is Born," her battle with drug and alcohol addiction, and her death in June, 1969.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, The Wizard of Oz, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Jazz, Judy Garland, Alcoholism, Health, Medicine, Recreational Vehicle, Award

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the Hateful Eight Poster Confirms 2015 Release Date for Quentin Tarantino's Next Film

Fresh off confirmation straight from the horse's mouth that The Hateful Eight will be Quentin Tarantino 's next film, we have the very first, official The Hateful Eight poster.

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Related Topix: Django Unchained, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies

Deadline

Jessica Lange Set For Santa Barbara Film Fest Honor

The actress who went from reclining in King Kong's hand to creeping us out on American Horror Story , picking up a pair of Oscars along the way, will be feted this fall by the Santa Barbara International Film Festival .

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, King Kong, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Comedy Movies, Tootsie, Cape Fear, Crime Movies, War Movies, Blue Sky, Biography Movies, Frances, Rob Roy

TheCelebrityCafe

Celebrity Birthdays, July 30: Terry Crews, Laurence Fishburne and Jamie Pressly

Actor and former American football player Terry Crews turns 46 today. Crews was drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the 11th round of the 1991 NFL Draft.

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Related Topix: I Love You, Man, Music!, Crime TV, CSI, Documentary Movies, The Color Purple, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, What's Love Got to Do with It?, Action TV, Musical Movies, Entertainment, Drama, Television, One Life to Live, Comedy Movies, Friday After Next, Soap Opera

B104

Wednesday Birthdays

Yvonne Strahovski is 32 . Kate Morgan on "24: Live Another Day" . Before that you just knew her as the hot blonde on NBC's spy comedy "Chuck" and Hannah McKay on "Dexter" .

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Related Topix: Chuck, Comedy, Reality TV, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Yvonne Strahovski, Hot Chicks, Comedy Movies, Best Actress, Crime Movies, Jaime Pressly, Boys Don't Cry, Drama Movies, Hilary Swank

FansShare

Laughter is coming to "With This Ring" as Regina Hall joins cast

Regina Hall is known to many fans for her role in the wedding drama/comedy "The Best Man" when she played the role of Candy and one of the highlights of the movie for men.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Adventure, Think Like a Man Too, The Best Man, Regina Hall, Wedding

Yahoo!

The Avedon eye on life

By 1957, photographer Richard Avedon was already renowned enough to have a film based, in part, on him: the Audrey Hepburn/Fred Astaire romantic comedy Funny Face, about a bookish young girl's transformation into a high-fashion model after being discovered by a gentlemanly lensman with a penchant for dance.

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Related Topix: Funny Face, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Fred Astaire, Jazz, Audrey Hepburn, Photography, Arts, New York

Tue Jul 29, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Alicia Silverstone throw's vegan bash

The 'Clueless' star, who is married to Christopher Jarecki, invited friends and family to Farm Sanctuary's Southern California Shelter for the event, where her little boy was thrilled when staff named a lamb in his honour.

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

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