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Comic-Con: ‘Big Bang Theory’ Team on Season 8, ‘Star Wars’ Trivia
CBS’ juggernaut comedy “The Big Bang Theory” invaded Comic-Con’s Ballroom 20 on Friday morning, with latenight host Craig Ferguson moderating a lively discussion with the write...
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Joaquin Phoenix In Talks to Play Marvel’s ‘Doctor Strange’
Joaquin Phoenix is in early talks to star in Marvel’s “Doctor Strange,” sources confirm. Deal is far from complete but insiders confirm that Phoenix is strongly considering the super...
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Kristen Stewart's Former Home Up for Sale Again
The property — which features an outdoor chessboard and "Alice in Wonderland" murals — is listed for $1.7 million.read more
Ira Sachs at NewFest: 'Queer Vision Doesn’t Come With Making People Comfortable'
NewFest opened the 2014 edition of its festival last night with a moving tribute to beloved queer filmmaker Ira Sachs, who is this year's recipient of the 3rd Annual NewFest Visionary Award. Sac...
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Bryan Singer Dismissed from U.K. Teen's Sex Abuse Lawsuit (Exclusive)
The director filed a motion weeks ago to dismiss the case brought against him and Gary Goddard by an anonymous British actor. read more
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Comic-Con: 'Game of Thrones' Cast Reveals Bloopers and New Stars (Video)
George R.R. Martin, the showrunners and stars of the HBO hit trade barbs and offer a few teases for season five.read more
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Comic-Con: 'Game of Thrones' Casts Key Season 5 Characters
"Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" alum Alexander Siddig is set to play Oberyn's older brother, while Myrcella will now be played by Nell Tiger Free.read more
Scarlett Johansson's ‘Lucy’ Teams With Spritz Reading App to Make Everyone Smarter
Luc Besson‘s “Lucy” imagines a world in which an ordinary woman (Scarlett Johansson) gains extraordinary powers by simply accessing more parts of her brain, unlocking the potential t...
Joan Rivers Blasts Palestine's Involvement in Gaza Conflict: ‘They Started It!’ (Video)
Joan Rivers is blowing up on camera again, but this time her ire is directed toward Palestine and its supporters. “If New Jersey were firing rockets into New York, we would wipe ‘em out,&#...
‘Hunger Games: Mockingjay’ First Reveal at Comic-Con: Philip Seymour Hoffman Introduces the Rebellion
The voice of Philip Seymour Hoffman is the first sound you hear in the latest trailer for “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1,” the third installment in the popular movie franchise. Hoffm...
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Zurich Film Fest Co-Founder to Co-Launch Zurich Summit
Zurich Film Festival co-founder and artistic director Karl Spoerri and the Film Finance Forum’s Katherine Winston and Amy Baker have announced the launch of the Zurich Summit, an event designed ...
Joaquin Phoenix Eyed to Star in Marvel's ‘Doctor Strange’ (Exclusive)
As Marvel finalizes surprises for its Comic-Con panel on Saturday, the rumor mill regarding “Doctor Strange” has reached a fever pitch and the actor who has been mentioned most often for t...
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AMC Orders Chris Mundy and Tom Freston’s Afghanistan-Set Drama Pilot
AMC has ordered the pilot of the Afghanistan-set geopolitical drama “White City,” Variety has learned. The project, which will concentrate on Western diplomats and journalists living in Af...
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Tinder Co-Founder's 'Next' iPhone App Tries to Uncover New Indie Bands
How finding a new musical group to connect with is like hooking up a relationship.read more
AMC Greenlights Afghanistan Drama Pilot ‘White City’
AMC is heading to Afghanistan with its latest project. The network has given the greenlight to the drama pilot “White City,” which is billed as “a gripping geopolitical drama focused...
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'Magic in the Moonlight': What the Critics Are Saying
Woody Allen's latest Europe-set rom-com stars Colin Firth as an arrogant stage magician determined to debunk Emma Stone's clairvoyant claims in 1920s France.read more
‘Lucy’ Scores $2.74 Million on Thursday Night, ‘Hercules’ Grunts to $2.1 Million
In the battle of brains vs. brawn, Scarlett Johansson‘s expanded mind won easily. “Lucy,” the Luc Besson-directed sci-fi thriller about a woman who develops superhuman powers after ...
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Seinfeld Says His Iconic Sitcom Might Be Coming to Netflix
During a Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) yesterday, Jerry Seinfeld confirmed that he is currently in talks with Netflix to bring Seinfeld, the iconic sitcom of which he was the star and co-creator (wit...
8 New Documentaries Streaming on Netflix Now: 'Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me,' 'Gideon's Army' and More
We may be in the golden age of documentaries, with more accessible and affordable equipment democratizing nonfiction storytelling. Luckily, we are also in the age of streaming content, which means aud...
What Do You Need to Take Gaming Into the Real World? Here Are 3 Steps
As Comic-Con descends upon us this week, now would be the perfect time to address that magical moment when games and movies collide. And no, I'm not referring to the abominations that leak...

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