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  1. Final goodbye: Roll call of some who died in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WAPE-FM Jacksonville

    ... Depression-era moviegoers. Feb. 10. Harold Ramis, 69. Comedy actor, director and writer best known for his roles in movies such as "Ghostbusters" and "Stripes." Feb. 24. Sheila MacRae, 92. Veteran stage, film and TV performer best known for playing ...

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  2. Jackie Chan's 'Dragon Blade' trailer goes viralRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | UPI

    The trailer for the historical action-adventure movie Dragon Blade was released to great fanfare on Christmas Day and quickly went viral. The nearly two-minute video with Chinese subtitles shows images of stars Jackie Chan , Adrian Brody and John Cusack in epic battle scenes.

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  3. Idris Elba addresses James Bond speculationRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | UPI

    British actor Idris Elba revealed on Twitter he is aware that people are debating whether he would make a good James Bond successor to Daniel Craig. An email discussing the black TV star's possible casting as secret agent 007 was among the private documents leaked to the media in the recent Sony computer hack attack.

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  4. The Interview doesn't merit the hypeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    This photo released by Sony - Columbia Pictures shows James Franco, left, as Dave and Seth Rogen as Aaron in a scene from Columbia Pictures' "The Interview." This photo released by Sony - Columbia Pictures shows James Franco, left, as Dave and Seth Rogen as Aaron in a scene from Columbia Pictures' "The Interview."

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  5. Idris Elba responds to James Bond rumors on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    The British actor responded to speculation that he's in line to play the iconic character by joking about the rumors on Twitter. 'Glad you think I've got a shot,' he wrote.

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  6. Jennifer Lawrence tops Forbes' list of highest-grossing actorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UPI

    Jennifer Lawrence has topped Forbes magazine's 2014 roster of the highest-grossing actors, with her movies earning a total of $1.4 billion at the global box office. The 24-year-old Oscar winner starred in the blockbusters The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part I and X-Men: Days of Future Past this year.

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  7. Box office: 'Hobbit,' 'Woods,' 'Unbroken' continue to sell ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    The Christmas weekend box office continued strong Friday with "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies," "Into the Woods" and "Unbroken" leading the way. The three holiday movies are each on pace to gross at least $45 million over the four-day period, which would boost the year's final weekend by as much as 10% from last year's total.

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  8. Streaming release of 'Interview' test for industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Journalgazette.net

    ... release." Sony released "The Interview" Wednesday on a variety of digital platforms - Google Play, YouTube Movies, Microsoft's Xbox Video and a separate Sony website. It costs $5.99 to rent for 48 hours and $14.99 to purchase. It also will open in ...

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  9. Egypt follows Morocco, bans 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' for 'historical inaccuracies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UPI

    While the U.S. State Department narrowly avoided coming out on the losing side of a censorship controversy with Sony Pictures' The Interview , the Egyptian government brought one on itself, banning Exodus: Gods and Kings for "historical inaccuracies." The film is also banned in Morocco, albeit not officially.

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  10. Survey: Watchers deem 'The Interview' 'culturally insensitive'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    "The Interview" is not making a good first impression on those who watched the controversial movie in its first 24 hours of release, according to a new online survey conducted Thursday morning. BARCELONA, SPAIN - JUNE 18: Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg pose during a photocall for their latest film 'The Interview' at the Hotel Mandarin on June 18, 2014 in Barcelona, Spain.

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  11. "The Interview" is worth some solid laughs, if maybe not a cyber warRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OnMilwaukee

    ... on point, battling tigers and his affections for Kim's alluring chief of staff (Diana Bang) in the process. Two movies in as comedy directors, Rogen and Goldberg like to go big both with their high-concept premises and their visual style, which ...

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  12. Egypt bans Ridley Scott's 'Exodus' over 'historical inaccuracies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    Egypt has banned Christian Bale's "Exodus: Gods and Kings" a week before its planned New Year's Eve release, according to 20th Century Fox. Those included the film's depiction of Jews as having built the Pyramids and the Biblical story of a miracle by Moses causing the Red Sea to part so that the Jewish people could escape from the pursuing Egyptian army.

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  13. 'American Sniper' breaks Christmas record in limited releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    "American Sniper" and "Selma" -- the last awards contenders to open this year -- have launched impressively in their Christmas Day debuts. Warner Bros.'

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  14. Amazing New it Follows Trailer Fleshes Out Intriguing ConceptRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Collider

    Amazingly enough, I have yet to see It Follows . As a horror fan with over four years experience covering the genre you'd think I would have caught up on it at Cannes, TIFF, Fantastic Fest or AFI Fest or would have plans to see it next month at the Sundance Film Festival.

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  15. 'Steve Jobs' San Francisco shoot seeks vintage techiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    Universal is prepping for the start of shooting "Steve Jobs" in late January in the San Francisco Bay Area and has put out a casting call for vintage tech nerds. Apple Computer Interim CEO and co-founder Steve Jobs speaks at a press conference 10 November in Cupertino, California.

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  16. Check Out the Live Action Promo for Call of Duty Online with Chris EvansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ComingSoon.net

    This year's Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare marks the 11th game in the billion dollar franchise released in the United States and much of the world, but none of the previously released titles have made their way to China who will be getting their very own version of the game next year titled Call of Duty Online. A new trailer for the game has debuted online featuring none other than Captain America himself Chris Evans, check it out below! Call of Duty Online has been in development for a number of years and in an open beta in China since 2014.

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  17. Film review: 'Kingsman: The Secret Service'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    ... "Give me a far-fetched diabolical plot," Jackson's wonderfully eccentric villain says with a lisp, "like the old Bond movies." But the film, which is scheduled to bow at the Sundance Film Festival on Jan. 27, also reserves the right to go gonzo in ...

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  18. Japan 2014 in Review: Big Year for Disney, Tough Year for SonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hollywood Reporter

    Hollywood in 2014 recovered at the Japanese box office after a few tough years, though mostly due to Disney, and much of that was down to one film Frozen . Also in 2014, Godzilla came home in more ways than one.

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  19. Jennifer Lawrence named top-grossing actor of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    ... actors in Hollywood due to her starring roles in two of the year's biggest blockbusters. The 24-year-old star's movies "X-Men: Days of Future Past" and "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1" earned a combined gross of $1.4 billion worldwide to date. ...

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  20. Neil Patrick Harris appears in first 2015 Oscars promoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UPI

    A new TV and online commercial shows Neil Patrick Harris is already getting ready for his gig as host of the Oscars ceremony in February. The Emmy and Tony award-winner is seen in the promo dressed in a black tuxedo accented by a red scarf, while standing in front of a large Oscar statuette surrounded by elegantly wrapped packages.

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