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Broadway’s ‘Of Mice and Men,’ Starring James Franco, Will Play Movie Theaters
NT Live, the National Theater’s successful series of cinema broadcasts of theater performances, has tapped its first Broadway title with “Of Mice and Men,” the Broadway revival tha...
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California Sees $5.49 Billion in Economic Activity from $700 Million in Production Tax Credits
California’s film-TV production tax credit program has yielded $5.49 billion in total  direct  spending from $700 million in credits since 2009, a new report shows. The California Film Commiss...
‘Lucy’ Review: Scarlett Johansson Grows Smarter As the Movie Gets Dumber
Why are the latest movies about super-intelligence so ultra-dopey? Audiences this year have already been subjected to “Transcendence,” in which Johnny Depp basically eats the internet, and...
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EuropaCorp Launches L.A.-Based Acquisitions Division
PARIS– Luc Besson’s EuropaCorp, which jointly bowed a distribution arm with Relativity earlier this year,  is now launching an L.A.-based acquisitions department. The new division will be...
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TV Ratings: Adam Richman's 'Food Fighters' Serves up a Soft Start
NBC's new culinary competition starring the Travel Channel personality makes a minor impact at 8 p.m., though that doesn't stall "America's Got Talent." read more
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Michael Rapaport to 'Shit Stain' Spike Lee: 'Say, 'You’re Stupid' To My Face' (Video)
The actor-director lashed out at Lee in their ongoing, and increasingly personal, feud, initially sparked by comments Lee made about gentrification in Brooklyn.read more
Ladies! David Lynch's Latest Project Will Give You the Support You Need
It's been a couple of years since David Lynch has made a film, but that doesn't mean the man isn't busy. He's created his own coffee blend, has appeared on "Louie" and is now behind a  ...
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Sony Narrows Jeff Blake Replacement Search: Adam Fogelson, Oren Aviv, More (Exclusive)
Mark Zoradi, Terry Press and Tony Sella round out the studio's shortlist to assume the soon-to-be-vacant vice chairman post.read more
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Film Review: ‘Lucy’
Scarlett Johansson stars in Luc Besson's latest aggressively stylish, self-consciously feminist, gratuitously globe-trotting pulp-trash extravaganza.
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Amazon Fire Phone Panned as Frustrating, Gimmicky by Reviewers
The first reviews of Amazon’s Fire Phone are in, and the technorati are not impressed. The poor critical reception signals that the e-commerce company will face even higher hurdles than previ...
‘And So It Goes’ Review: Michael Douglas and Diane Keaton Shine as Rob Reiner Channels Nancy Meyers
Though none of the characters in “And So It Goes” wear fabulous clothes, vacation in scenic locales, or live in perfectly kept mansions with kitchens so catalog-ready they'd make Marth...
Robert Downey Jr. Open to ‘Iron Man 4': Why Give Up the Belt?’
Robert Downey Jr., the MVP of the Marvel movie universe and  highest-earning actor in Hollywood, is open to “Iron Man 4,” because, well, why not? “It's that thing of: Why give u...
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London's National Theatre Live to Screen Broadway's 'Of Mice and Men'
The James Franco-Chris O'Dowd starrer is the series' first-ever Broadway production. read more
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Alcohol Delivery Startup Expands to Denver’s Boozy Crowd
Alcohol-delivery app Drizly is launching in Denver today, making it easier for people to get booze to their doorstep within one hour. The app is also available in the New York, Chicago, Boston and L...
Ratings: ‘Food Fighters’ Has Mediocre Start, But NBC Still Tops Tuesday With ‘Talent’
NBC topped Tuesday thanks to “America's Got Talent,” while its series premiere of “Food Fighters” had a mediocre 1.0 rating in the key demo. Univision was the runner-up in ...
‘Pirates of the Carribean 5' Gets 2017 Release Date
Disney has given “Pirates of the Caribbean 5” a July 7, 2017 release date. The first four films in the franchise, which starred Johnny Depp and were produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, have sc...
A ‘Family Feud’ Episode Has Only 3 Minutes of Actual Game Play (Video)
“Family Feud” has been around for almost 40 years, and one thing about the show hasn't changed: It really is dependent on the host. It turns out that without  Steve Harvey, one recent...
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A&E Television Sued Over 'Duck Dynasty' Camo Clothing (Exclusive)
Si Robertson's favorite color has set off a trademark lawsuit.read more
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'Lucy': Film Review
Scarlett Johansson plays a woman whose freshly unleashed brain gives her superpowers.read more
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'Pirates of the Caribbean 5' Set for Summer 2017
The Disney tentpole will open six years after the last installment in the blockbuster franchise played at the multiplex. read more

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