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Roman Polanski Prepping Next Feature in Poland, Wants Assurance He Won't Be Extradited to U.S.
UPDATED: The octogenarian director, still wanted in America on 40-year-old statutory rape charges, plans to film a biopic about a 19th-century French military officer falsely accused of espionage. rea...
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World Cup 2014: Landon Donovan Rooted Against U.S. Team After Being Cut
The star athlete reveals that his initial response to not making the 2014 roster was to hope his former teammates didn't play well.read more
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Beyonce, LeBron James, Dr. Dre Top Forbes' Celebrity 100 List
The annual ranking measures money and fame: press mentions, social media influence and, for the first time, industry and cultural impact.read more
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Lollapalooza Goes Cashless With Digital Wristbands
Lollapalooza is rolling out a new initiative this week called Lolla Cashless that claims to be the first effort from a major U.S. music festival to use radio frequency identification (or RFID)-enabl...
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L'Oréal Exec Dishes on Digital’s Growing Role for Recruitment
L'Oréal has hosted an international annual recruitment event called Brandstorm since 1992 where teams of college students develop a concept and marketing plan to launch a new product for ...
Project of the Day: 'Anatomy of an American Dream'
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...
John Oliver Dedicates Show to Uganda's Brutal Anti-Gay Laws — And America's Responsibility (Video)
The same day that the Gay Pride Parade marched down the west side of Manhattan, celebrating the culture and burgeoning equality of America's LGBT community, John Oliver sat in his midtown studio a...
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Box Office: 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Smashes Records in Hong Kong
The fourth installment of the action franchise grossed $1 million on its opening day.read more
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Glastonbury Music Festival: Dolly Parton Draws Biggest BBC TV Audience
Meanwhile, a Sky News host sets off a Twitter debate after saying the singer lip-synced during her performance at the English outdoor fest.read more
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Italy's Ischia Fest to Honor Jessica Chastain, Chiwitel Ejiofor as Actors of the Year
The 12-year-old star-studded island festival will also celebrate Sylvester Stallone, Ferzan Ozpetek,and Paolo Virzi. read more
Thailand’s Kantana Sets up Japan JV With Nippon TV and Nikkatsu
Three way venture extends from computer graphics to co-production.
Atlantique Prods and Keshet U.K. Join Forces on Drama Series ‘Crater Lake’
PARIS– Paris-based Atlantique Prods. is joining forces with Keshet U.K., the London arm of Israel’s Keshet International (KI),  to develop “Crater Lake,” a new drama series creat...
Weekend Report June 30, 2014
Transformers: Age of Extinction: $100MM Michael Bay WME - Rob Carlson Mark Wahlberg WME - Ari Emanuel Leverage - Stephen Levinson Nicola Peltz WME - Brian DePersia Management 3...
Lorenz Merz’s ‘Cherry Pie’ Tops Spain’s Cinema Jove
MADRID – Lorenz Merz’s “Cherry Pie” won the top Valencia Moon and a Euros 30,000 ($40,800) cash prize for its Spanish distributor at the 29th Valencia Intl. Film Festival Cinema Jove, a cinema...
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'Transformers 4' Has Biggest South Korea Opening of Year
The Michael Bay franchise opened to $22.4 million and accounted for more than half of all tickets sold in the country during its first five days of release.read more
Film Review: ‘Giovanni’s Island’
Through an unusual blend of realistic storytelling and childlike imagination, a little-known, never-before-filmed chapter of Japanese history comes to light.
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Film Imports Plummet in South Korea as Local Titles Dominate Box Office
Despite being one of the most lucrative international territories for Hollywood blockbusters, customs reports show that the county is importing 60 percent fewer films today than in 2008. read more ...
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Elton John: Jesus Would Allow Gay Priests to Get Married
Saying some of the Catholic Church's rules are "old and stupid," the singer also lauds Pope Francis as "wonderful."‎read more
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Bollywood Hit 'Dhoom 3' to Get Wide Release in China
The action blockbuster starring Aamir Khan will open on 2,000 screens in 400 Chinese cities, a record for an Indian film in the country. read more
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Indie Music Labels File European Commission Complaint Against YouTube
Impala, which represents 4,000 small labels including the homes of Adele, Royksopp and Mogwai, claims YouTube is threatening to drop their music if they don't sign up to Google's new music subscriptio...

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