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2 hrs ago | BBC News

Jack White cuts single in four hours

Jack White has recorded, cut and sold a seven-inch single in four hours, as part of the celebrations for Record Store Day.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, August, Drama Movies, Europe, United Kingdom, World News, Music!, Tennessee

7 hrs ago | KUAT-TV Tucson

Pioneers of Television: Doctors and Nurses

From George Clooney on "ER" to Richard Chamberlain on "Dr. Kildare," television's long love affair with doctors and nurses shows no signs of letting up.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Er, Drama Movies, Entertainment, Drama, Television, ER, Soap Opera, Celebrities, George Clooney, Richard Chamberlain, Noah Wyle

Sat Apr 19, 2014


WonderCon: Warner Bros. Still Earns Cheers With Largely Star-Less...

Next to the all-star fireworks Warner Bros. unleashed at CinemaCon last month with Adam Sandler, Johnny Depp and Clint Eastwood, the studio kicked off WonderCon's Saturday movie schedule on a sleepy note with a low wattage of stars.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Aliens, Thriller, History Movies, Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Comedy Movies, Twister, Celebrities, Bill Paxton, Tornado, Natural Disasters, Avatar

'Blitz' - Jason Statham as a British Dirty Harry

"Blitz" is a British police thriller starring Jason Statham as a tough cop chasing a serial killer.


Related Topix: London, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Jason Statham

BWW Reviews: CCT's the Wizard of Oz Pays Homage to Iconic Film

From the moment you hear the first iconic strains of Arlen and Harburg's OZ score, you know you're not in Kansas anymore.


Related Topix: Animated TV, Entertainment, Television, Kansas, Children TV, The Wizard of Oz, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies


Coachella 2014: Lineup for the first day include headliners OutKast, Girl Talk and more

OutKast performs during the first weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival Friday, April 11, 2014.


Related Topix: Coachella, CA, Girl Talk, Electronic, Music!, Indio, CA, The Knife

CBS Local

Home That Was Scene Of 'The Fugitive' Murder Is For Sale

For a little more than $3.5 million, a lucky home buyer could have a nice Lincoln Park home along with some movie trivia to share with guests.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Crime Movies, Western, Drama Movies, The Fugitive, Action Movies, Thriller, Chicago, IL, Lincoln Park (Chicago, IL)

Fri Apr 18, 2014

A Sequel to 'Mrs. Doubtfire' Just Doesn't Make Any...

It's been more than 20 years since we last spent time with that hilarious Scottish nanny, but Mrs. Doubtfire is finally making her way back to the big screen.


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

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

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

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

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


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