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Harrison Ford returns to hunt down robots in 'Blade Runner' sequel

Harrison Ford returns to hunt down robots in 'Blade Runner' sequel Watch

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While our expectations for having our own rocket ship in the 21st Century have been largely met with disappointment, the present is still ...

Leonard Nimoy, Mr. Spock of original 'Star Trek,' dies at 83

Leonard Nimoy, Mr. Spock of original 'Star Trek,' dies at 83 Watch

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Even if you weren't a "Trekker," one who obsessively follows the TV series "Star Trek" and all its permutations over the years, there was no ...

'Finding Jesus: Faith, Fact, Forgery' CNN's newest investigative series looks deep into the history of Jesus

'Finding Jesus: Faith, Fact, Forgery' CNN's newest investigative series looks deep into the history of Jesus Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

CNN presents a new investigative show called "Finding Jesus: Faith, Fact, Forgery" that aims to debunk and authenticate different artifacts, both ...

Artistic, challenging 'Birdman' wins Best Picture at 87th Annual Academy Awards

Artistic, challenging 'Birdman' wins Best Picture at 87th Annual Academy Awards Watch

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By Greg Goodsell

It was an artistic, challenging film, which made demands on its viewer and depicted a most unflattering portrayal of the motion picture industry. ...

Bond likes them fast: actor Daniel Craig gets to drive amazing Aston Martin DB10 as 007 superspy

Bond likes them fast: actor Daniel Craig gets to drive amazing Aston Martin DB10 as 007 superspy Watch

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"Spectre," the latest installment of the James Bond spy thriller series, kicked off with location shooting in Rome last week. Some Romans were ...

Christian singer Danny Gokey's shares how wife's death tested - then strengthened his faith

Christian singer Danny Gokey's shares how wife's death tested - then strengthened his faith Watch

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Singer Danny Gokey, who came in third place on season eight of "American Idol," has gone on to a flourishing musical career. The 34-year-old ...

Iconic Sixties pop singer Lesley Gore dies at 68

Iconic Sixties pop singer Lesley Gore dies at 68 Watch

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Lesley Gore was a female pop singer of the early Sixties - with a marked difference. Her first hit record, "It's My Party" charted when she was ...

Cartoon voice artist, announcer of 'Rowan and Martin's Laugh In' Gary Owens dies at 80

Cartoon voice artist, announcer of 'Rowan and Martin's Laugh In' Gary Owens dies at 80 Watch

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The role of a voiceover artist is typically an anonymous one. Such was not the case for radio disc jockey and talk show host Gary Owens. Suave ...

How Anastasia Steele's fairytale in '50 Shades of Grey' would really end

How Anastasia Steele's fairytale in '50 Shades of Grey' would really end Watch

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By Mary Rezac, CNA

Valentine's Day plans do not typically include domestic abuse.

Amazing love song medley mashes up the greatest love songs from the 60s to now just in time for Valentine's Day

Amazing love song medley mashes up the greatest love songs from the 60s to now just in time for Valentine's Day Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Five talented musicians take you on a fun time-trip with their love song medley that takes songs from different decades in their viral YouTube video.

Master of social commentary and satire, Jon Stewart, exiting Daily Show

Master of social commentary and satire, Jon Stewart, exiting Daily Show Watch

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"In my heart I know it is time for someone else to have that opportunity," Jon Stewart of the satirical "The Daily Show" told his in-studio ...

Newcomer Sam Smith rocks the Grammys, winning Best Song, Record and New Artist of the Year

Newcomer Sam Smith rocks the Grammys, winning Best Song, Record and New Artist of the Year Watch

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British newcomer Sam Smith, all of 22 years of age, knocked it out of the ballpark at this year's Grammy awards. Wining both Song and Record of ...

Film noir femme fatale Lizabeth Scott dies at 92

Film noir femme fatale Lizabeth Scott dies at 92 Watch

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Lizabeth Scott, a blonde, willowy actor with a smoky voice and checkered past, lit up the Hollywood film genre that would later be termed by the ...

'World's Most Understood Poet' Rod McKuen dies at 81

'World's Most Understood Poet' Rod McKuen dies at 81 Watch

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His name raises ire among all so-called serious practitioners of "serious literature." Talk show host Dick Cavett once declared Rod McKuen as ...

Edward Gorey's 'dreadful' storybooks continue to delight readers of all ages

Edward Gorey's 'dreadful' storybooks continue to delight readers of all ages Watch

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American illustrator Edward Gorey, who died in 2000 at the age of 75, left behind an endearing legacy of "not quite right" storybooks enjoyed by ...

'Apocalypse Now,' 'Batman & Robin' will be AXED by Netflix instant streaming in February

'Apocalypse Now,' 'Batman & Robin' will be AXED by Netflix instant streaming in February Watch

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If you want to enjoy some old film favorites on Netflix instant streaming - do so this week. Netflix is going to chop approximately 40 older ...

Highly controversial 'American Sniper' rakes in $200 million

Highly controversial 'American Sniper' rakes in $200 million Watch

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Nominated for Best Picture and Best Actor, "American Sniper" stars Bradley Cooper as the legendary sniper Chris Kyle. On the track to make $200 ...

Rock drummer Dallas Taylor beat addiction and encouraged others; dies at 66

Rock drummer Dallas Taylor beat addiction and encouraged others; dies at 66 Watch

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Imagine a lifestyle so reckless that Who drummer Keith Moon would advise you at one point to slow it down! Such was the case of rock drumming ...

Adorable overload: If the Golden Globes was held in preschool...

Adorable overload: If the Golden Globes was held in preschool... Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The red carpet can sometimes be the most exciting part of an award show. Celebrities gather together in their best outfits, ready to impress and pose ...

Director James Cameron delays 'Avatar' sequel's release until 2017

Director James Cameron delays 'Avatar' sequel's release until 2017 Watch

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Director and writer James Cameron's science-fiction fantasy epic "Avatar" remains the top-grossing film of all time. This means one thing in ...

Second-generation Hollywood producer Samuel Goldwyn Jr. dies at 88

Second-generation Hollywood producer Samuel Goldwyn Jr. dies at 88 Watch

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The son of one of the most powerful men in Hollywood, Samuel Goldwyn Jr. grew up with all the glitter and glamour that would entail. But one ...

George Clooney mocks himself at 72nd Annual Golden Globes awards ceremony

George Clooney mocks himself at 72nd Annual Golden Globes awards ceremony Watch

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Accepting his Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 72nd Annual Golden Globes awards ceremony, actor George Clooney made fun of his negative "Monuments ...

Actor Rod Taylor, star of Hitchcock's 'The Birds' dies aged 84

Actor Rod Taylor, star of Hitchcock's 'The Birds' dies aged 84 Watch

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Actor Rod Taylor was frequently cast as a macho man of action. He is probably best known as a masculine, if mother-dominated man pursued by ...

Legendary Gospel singer Andrae Crouch dies at 72

Legendary Gospel singer Andrae Crouch dies at 72 Watch

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Arguably, the most prominent name attached to Gospel and contemporary Christian music, singer, songwriter and performer Andrae Crouch has died ...

Actor Angelina Jolie meets with Pope Francis after 'Unbroken' screening

Actor Angelina Jolie meets with Pope Francis after 'Unbroken' screening Watch

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Glamour icon and director Angelina Jolie met with Pope Francis at the Vatican after a screening of her film "Unbroken," about Olympic track star ...

20th Century Fox breaks 21st Century records with worldwide sales

20th Century Fox breaks 21st Century records with worldwide sales Watch

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Movie studio 20th Century Fox, buoyed by box office champs such as "X-Men: Days of Future Past" and "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," has set a ...

Donna Douglas, Elly May Clampett on 'The Beverly Hillbillies' dies at 81

Donna Douglas, Elly May Clampett on 'The Beverly Hillbillies' dies at 81 Watch

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Many pop culture Web sites list Donna Douglas' character of Elly May Clampett as the single most eligible bachelorette in TV history: ...

'Gilmore Girls' actor Edward Herrmann dies at 71

'Gilmore Girls' actor Edward Herrmann dies at 71 Watch

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While he played countless movie roles, actor Edward Herrmann was best known for the seven years he spent on the popular TV series "Gilmore ...