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MGM Sued Over Home Video Royalties For 1965's 'What's New Pussycat?'
This is the latest lawsuit over distributors' practice of only paying profit participants based on 20 percent of what they receive instead of 100 percent of their sales. read more
Hollywood's First Tweets Ever: 17 of the Most Fun, Bizarre and Awkward 140 Characters
How awkward was your first time? For many Hollywood personalities, their first foray into Twitter was as graceful as bumper cars. For others, it was a goofy joke about their lack of computer skills. W...
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God's Not Dead: Film Review
A student debates his professor over the existence of God in this religious-themed movie that features an appearance by "Duck Dynasty" star Willie Robertson.read more
Geffen Playhouse Announces World Premiere, 2 West Coast Premieres
The Geffen Playhouse has announced three of the eight plays slated for its 2014-2015 season. The slate includes the world premiere of helmer Trevor Hay’s “Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin” as wel...
Film Review: ‘Hasee toh phasee’
This comedy reinvigorates the familiar conventions of Bollywood's signature genre.
Kate Flannery, Glenne Headly, Tom Lipinski Join ‘Dial A Prayer’ (Exclusive)
Kate Flannery (“The Office”), Glenne Headly (“Don Jon”) and Tom Lipinski (“Labor Day”) will join Brittany Snow and William H. Macy in Storyboard Entertainment's...
Film Review: ‘Shaadi ke Side Effects’
The wearying central issue of this upper-middle-class slog, in which no one ever sweats a car payment or worries about health care costs, is how much truth a marriage can stand, and whether or not str...
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Juno Temple, Jesse Plemons in Talks to Join Johnny Depp in 'Black Mass' (Exclusive)
Scott Cooper is directing the biopic of South Boston criminal mastermind Whitey Bulger.read more
Jimmy Carter Reveals Obama Is Only President Who Doesn't Call Him for Advice (Video)
President Barack Obama does not call the oldest surviving former president for advice. That's according to former president Jimmy Carter, who told NBC News’ Andrea Mitchell in an advance cli...
Watch: Showtime's Grisly 'Penny Dreadful' Teaser Aims to Leave You in Stiches
No, it's not a comedy. The gruesome teaser trailer for Showtime's upcoming eight-episode horror series from John Logan ("Gladiator") and Sam Mendes ("American Beauty," "Skyfall") is as terrifying as t...
Kate Winslet in ‘Divergent,’ Meryl Streep in ‘The Giver': 7 YA Films Featuring Award-Winning Actors
As Hollywood has adjusted to the international marketplace and Wall Street's hunger for home runs, so have the industry's biggest name actors. Now, there are few independent movies made with b...
13 Best and Worst Movie Title Changes (Photos)
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Showtime’s ‘Penny Dreadful’ Teaser Trailer Shows Some Skin
It looks like Showtime’s upcoming horror series “Penny Dreadful,” in which classic horror characters roam the streets of Victorian London, will live up to its ominous name. A new teaser, posted ...
Twitter Banned by Turkish Government
On March 21, people in Turkey woke up to a complete ban on Twitter. The country’s increasingly authoritarian Prime Minister Recip Tayyip Erdogan had made good on the previous day’s campaign promis...
‘Muppets Most Wanted’ Director James Bobin, Danny Trejo and Premiere Guests Pick Their Favorite Muppet (Video)
Everyone has a favorite Muppet, so TheWrap couldn't help but ask the filmmakers behind “Muppets Most Wanted” and the Disney movie's stars at the world premiere in Hollywood last we...
Social Media Buzz: Young Audiences Focused on ‘Divergent’ at Weekend Box Office
Does digital data offer indicators that can be used to monitor marketing effectiveness and predict box office success even before awareness turns into intent? We analyzed this weekend’s new movies a...
M. Night Shyamalan's ‘Sundowning’ Stars Kathryn Hahn, Ed Oxenbould (Exclusive)
M. Night Shyamalan's new movie “Sundowning” stars Kathryn Hahn and rising child actor Ed Oxenbould, TheWrap has learned. Hahn plays a single mother whose two young children visit their...
Al Roker Rants at Billy Bush: ‘You Are Infotainment, Nothing More, Nothing Less’ (Video)
“Access Hollywood” host Billy Bush just learned a valuable (phony) lesson: do not screw with America's Weatherman. The “Today” show co-host Al Roker interrupted an intervie...
AT&T to Netflix: ‘There Is No Free Lunch’
AT&T’s chief lobbyist, Jim Cicconi, pushed back at Netflix CEO Reed Hastings’ criticism of Internet providers for seeking payments from content companies for carrying an improved signa...
Exclusive Media Toppers Exit, Marc Schipper Promoted
Exclusive Media toppers Nigel Sinclair and Guy East have officially departed the sales-production-finance company to form a new venture and Marc Schipper has been promoted to CEO. The exits came seven...

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