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TV Review: ‘Robin Williams Remembered – A Pioneers of Television Special’
PBS isn’t always particularly nimble, which makes its speed in throwing together “Robin Williams Remembered – A Pioneers of Television Special” something of an occasion. Not surprisingly, the ...
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Twitter Unveils 'In-Tweet' Purchasing
Users can now buy music or other items with a new "buy" buttonread more
Project of the Day: 'Rickshaw Wars'
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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One Direction Reveal New Album 'Four,' Release Free Song (for 24 Hours Only)
"As a special thank you for everything you guys have done for us, we wanted to give you 'Fireproof'"read more
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Lionsgate Shares Jump on Raised Dividend
The 'Hunger Games' studio promises stock repurchases after a recent price pullback read more
TIFF: Jennifer Garner on the Dangers of the Internet and Which of Her Films Breaks Her Heart
Jennifer Garner was last in Toronto this time last year in support of "Dallas Buyers Club," the indie drama that went on to win Jared Leto and Matthew McConaughey their first Oscars. She's b...
Toronto Review: 'Ned Rifle,' Starring Aubrey Plaza, is a Gift to Hal Hartley Fans
Hal Hartley's deadpan comedies assail American culture in a distinctive voice that only seems to strengthen with age. Hartley's style first came to prominence with 1997's "Henry Fool," the...
‘Simpsons’ Coming to China in Landmark Deal
“The Simpsons” will come to Soho — a leading Chinese media, search, gaming, community and mobile service group — in a landmark deal that will make the series officially availab...
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Four Seasons Restaurant's Large Picasso Painting on the Move
The 19-by-20-foot "Le Tricorne" will be repaired before heading to a museumread more
Fox News, Fox Business Launch New Mobile-Viewing Tools
As news networks start to prepare for coverage of the 2014 mid-term elections, Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network are launching mobile-viewing functions that allow viewers to watch the network...
Petition For Shuttered Beijing Independent Festival Expands
TORONTO – More than 30 international festivals have now added their names to the list of organizations which have signed a petition in support of the Beijing Independent Film Festival which was last...
John Oliver Says Student Debt is Like an STD (Video)
After a two week end-of-summer vacation, John Oliver returned with a very timely edition of “Last Week Tonight.” The British host, who comes from a land of largely subsidized university ed...
Lionsgate Boosts Quarterly Dividend as ‘Mockingjay’ Approaches
Lionsgate’s board has increased the company’s quarterly cash dividend from five cents to seven cents per common share. The dividend is payable Nov. 7 to shareholders of record as of Sept. 30. ...
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Toronto: Paramount Buying Chris Rock's 'Top Five' After Intense Bidding War
The studio would take worldwide rights to the comedy for as much as $13 million read more
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Tom Hiddleston Preps for Hank Williams Biopic With Surprise Festival Performance
The 'Avengers' actor will portray the country legend in the biopic 'I Saw the Light'read more
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Twitter's New Buy Button Is Key to Its Mobile Commerce Future
Twitter unveils a social shopping button today that lets marketers drive conversions straight from tweets, after months of speculation that such a feature was in the works. The new o...
Watch Tom Hiddleston Sing as Hank Williams at a Music Festival in Michigan (Video)
Soon after the film was announced in June, there were murmurs coming from country music fans that director Marc Abraham would dare cast the British thespian Tom Hiddleston as the legendary Hank Willi...
Spotify Bows First Video Ads, with ‘Takeover’ Spots from Universal and Others
Spotify has found a new way to interrupt your streaming-music playlist. The service unveiled its first video-ad products — for both desktops and mobile devices — with worldwide launch part...
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Johnny Depp's 'From Hell' Inspired New Revelations of Jack the Ripper's Identity
A new book names a Polish immigrant as the infamous 19th-century London murdererread more
Berlinale Winner Bence Fliegauf Wraps ‘Lily Lane’ (EXCLUSIVE)
LONDON — Hungarian director Bence Fliegauf, who won the Berlinale Silver Bear with “Just the Wind,” has wrapped principal photography on “Lily Lane.” Fliegauf shot the film on location i...

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