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Chinese motion picture box surprisingly beats Hollywood for very first time

Chinese motion picture box surprisingly beats Hollywood for very first time Watch

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It makes sense that a nation with well over a billion people would need entertainment - and for the first time ever, the Chinese motion picture ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

Two-time Oscar winner for Best Actress in 1930s, Luise Rainer dies at 104

Two-time Oscar winner for Best Actress in 1930s, Luise Rainer dies at 104 Watch

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She was one of the few actors to win the Oscar for acting two times in a row. Luise Rainer, who won the coveted gold statuette in the 1930s for ...

New documentary takes off where 'Unbroken' ends, showing the power of God to make a broken man whole

New documentary takes off where 'Unbroken' ends, showing the power of God to make a broken man whole Watch

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By Robert Mullen (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

"Unbroken," Universal Pictures' larger-than-life, though definitely true, story about Louis Zamperini, an Olympian and hero of WWII, has had an ...

'Hobbit' still at top while 'Interview' at 16th place

'Hobbit' still at top while 'Interview' at 16th place Watch

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It was a most unusual final box office weekend for 2014. The post-Christmas movie theater take saw the expected blockbusters holding court - ...

Fr Samuel Medley: EXODUS Gods and Kings Movie Review

Fr Samuel Medley: EXODUS Gods and Kings Movie Review Watch

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By Fr Samuel Medley SOLT

A much better time would be spent with Yule Brenner and Charlton Heston in the Ten Commandments, or simply sitting down with your family and ready ...

Previously banned comedy 'The Interview' called 'no drama and not much fun' by Asian press

Previously banned comedy 'The Interview' called 'no drama and not much fun' by Asian press Watch

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"The Interview," a black comedy involving the assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un was pulled by Sony Pictures after alleged North ...

Dynamic new film 'Selma' retells Martin Luther King's historic 50-mile walk

Dynamic new film 'Selma' retells Martin Luther King's historic 50-mile walk Watch

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Imagine a film based on historical facts that keep viewers on the edge of their seats. That's what's promised with the forthcoming motion ...

Sad endings become happy; Marvel and D.C. comics heroes do battle in wacky world of fan videos

Sad endings become happy; Marvel and D.C. comics heroes do battle in wacky world of fan videos Watch

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Sad endings in movies become transformed into happy ones. Children's classics become horror films. Horror films become hilarious comedies. This is ...

'You Are So Beautiful' singer Joe Cocker dead at 70

'You Are So Beautiful' singer Joe Cocker dead at 70 Watch

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Singer Joe Cocker, who had a string of hits over the 1960s through the 1990s, had an odd, captivating stage presence. Spasmodically moving on ...

Unbroken and unbowed: The real story behind the Christian war hero of 'Unbroken'

Unbroken and unbowed: The real story behind the Christian war hero of 'Unbroken' Watch

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By Robert Mullen (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Hollywood films today are often big budget affairs with rugged heroes and gorgeous women, selling the idea that sex and material possessions-cool ...

'Disrespect my son and I'll unleash Hell,' father of Chris Kyle warns Clint Eastwood

'Disrespect my son and I'll unleash Hell,' father of Chris Kyle warns Clint Eastwood Watch

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The father of Chris Kyle - by the United States' deadliest SEAL sniper, racking 255 kills in four tours of Iraq, was approached by director ...

KOWTOWING TO NORTH KOREA: Sony cancels theatrical distribution for 'The Interview'

KOWTOWING TO NORTH KOREA: Sony cancels theatrical distribution for 'The Interview' Watch

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It is the most disgraceful bit of news to come from the film industry in many years - and it's not over the scandalous behavior on the part of ...

'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies' rakes in $125 million overseas before U.S. debut

'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies' rakes in $125 million overseas before U.S. debut Watch

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"The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies," the concluding chapter of director Peter Jackson's version of the Tolkien tale will open in the ...

'Transformers 4: Age of Extinction' tops list of films imported to China

'Transformers 4: Age of Extinction' tops list of films imported to China Watch

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Snooty American film critics may have turned their noses up at it - but China got their Transformers on with "Transformers 4: Age of Extinction. ...

Tim Burton, Michael Keaton may reunited for 'Beetlejuice 2' - maybe

Tim Burton, Michael Keaton may reunited for 'Beetlejuice 2' - maybe Watch

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Among the most unsteady and unreliable of all worlds is the world of the Hollywood sequel or remake. Director Tim Burton, currently promoting ...

Actor Harrison Ford reported 'on board' for 'Blade Runner' sequel

Actor Harrison Ford reported 'on board' for 'Blade Runner' sequel Watch

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"Blade Runner," based on Phillip K. Dick's "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?" was released to confusion and indifference when it was first ...

Actress Catherine Deneuve accepts lifetime achievement award - with lethal wit

Actress Catherine Deneuve accepts lifetime achievement award - with lethal wit Watch

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Internationally renowned for her timeless beauty and contributions to classic films for nearly half a century, actress Catherine Deneuve. Receiving a ...