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South Mapleton Drive Houses a Bevy of the Rich and Famous
Some folks in the know in Platinum Triangle real estate — people like real estate yenta Yolanda Yakettyyak — might argue there is not currently a more coveted address in all of Los Angeles than on...
Ted Harbert’s Ex Sells Canyon Colonial to Adam Sandler’s Partner Jack Giarraputo
Ages ago, this property gossip heard word that NBC chairman Ted Harbert’s ex-wife, Susan, floated the long-time divorced couple’s estate in Pacific Palisades as an off-market listing, with an aski...
David Chase Moves In and Out Next Door
Until her death in 2004, author and activist Susan Sontag owned and occupied a penthouse atop one of the four red brick towers that anchor the corners of the titanic London Terrace in New York’s onc...
Lucas Cruikshank Relaunches Fred, YouTube’s First Breakout Channel (Exclusive)
Fred is not dead. Lucas Cruikshank, the actor behind YouTube’s first breakout personality, Fred Figglehorn, is teaming with Collective Digital Studio to revive the channel that made him famous. ...
Santa Barbara Property Prices Up 12% In 5 Years
For those eager to escape the smog and congestion of the City of Angels — and the stifling SoCal temperatures during the height of summer — there’s no easier getaway than Santa Barbara. This ver...
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Jon Stewart on Directorial Debut 'Rosewater,' His 'Daily Show' Future and Those Israel-Gaza Comments
With his Middle East political drama hitting Toronto, he faces accusations by Iran that he took "Zionist lobby" funding; responds to critics who've called him a self-hating Jew ("I have plenty of othe...
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Rick Santorum Testing Film Distribution and Exhibition Through Churches
'One Generation Away' marks the debut effort of a new strategy from the politician-turned-studio executiveread more
Darren Aronofsky Snags Woodstock Film Festival’s Maverick Award
Director Darren Aronofsky (“Noah,” “Black Swan”) will take home the 2014 Honorary Maverick Award, the annual kudo handed out every year by the Woodstock Film Festival in upstat...
Venice Film Review: ‘Tales’
Iran’s best-known distaff helmer, Rakhshan Bani-Etemad, gathers strands from her previous dramas for a summation of her career and her nation.
David Fincher Wants You to ‘Dress Normal’ With Gap Clothing (Video)
Lisbeth Salander is not going to like this: David Fincher, the director of “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” and the upcoming “Gone Girl,” encourages you to “dress normal...
Box Office: Pierce Brosnan’s ‘November Man’ Opens Quietly Ahead of Labor Day Weekend
Pierce Brosnan’s “The November Man” has launched with a first-day gross of $862,000, signaling that the action thriller will probably turn in a modest performance over the Labor Day ...
Ratings: ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ Rises From Last Week's Low
Thanks to “Big Brother,” CBS won Wednesday in the key ratings demo. NBC pulled in the most viewers with a flat “America's Got Talent.” For Fox, “So You Think You Can ...
Project of the Day: 'Kitty's 9 Lives'
Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress -- at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite. In the meantime: Is this a movie you’d want to see? Tell us in the c...
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Ad of the Day: David Fincher Brings Darkness and Mystery to Gap's Fall Campaign
For years, Gap's ads—and its clothes—were all about bubbly, drenching color. But this fall, it's time for a new look in both, as the brand has brought in David Fincher to drain t...
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BET Suspends Producer Over Blue Ivy VMAs Joke
"I really did wake up like this, because my parents never comb my hair!"read more
The Films of Kevin Smith, Ranked Worst to Best
[Editor's Note: This post is presented in partnership with Time Warner Cable Movies On Demand in support of Indie Film Month. Today's Throwback Thursday pick is Kevin Smith's classic bl...
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MLB Swings for Appeal in Lawsuit That Could Shake Up Sports Broadcasting
The professional baseball league wants to present the issue of whether its antitrust exemption applies to territorial broadcast rulesread more
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Vice’s Director of Global Marketing Jonathan Hunt Heads to Vox
Jonathan Hunt, who led Vice's global marketing efforts, is leaving his post to help Vox Media expand as its global vp for marketing and partnerships. Hunt asserted that he still believes in the...
Netflix Provides First Look at ‘Marco Polo’ and Premiere Date (Photos)
“Marco Polo,” an upcoming Netflix original series about the famed Italian explorer, will premiere on Dec. 12 in all territories where the streaming service is available. The growing origin...
Reed Midem Launches MipCancun
Targeting Latin America, one of the fastest-growing TV markets in the world, MipTV and Mipcom organizer Reed Midem is launching MipCancun, its first regional TV mart in nearly 15 years. Also known as ...

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