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Box Office: Johnny Depp’s ‘Transcendence’ Won’t Disrupt ‘Captain America,’ ‘Rio’ Rivalry
With four new modest entries, led by Warner Bros.’ Johnny Depp sci-fi thriller “Transcendence,” tracking in the high teens, the Easter frame looks to be a repeat of last weekend̵...
‘Citadel's’ Ciaran Foy to Direct ‘Sinister 2' for Blumhouse, eOne
After making his directorial debut with the well-reviewed genre movie “Citadel,” Ciaran Foy has been tapped to direct horror sequel “Sinister 2” for Jason Blum's Blumhouse ...
WATCH: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning Talk ‘Maleficent’ in New Featurette
“There is evil in this world – hatred and revenge,” says Angelina Jolie’s Maleficent in the new featurette for the upcoming Disney film. The origin of this evil in the world of the animate...
Strong Sales of PlayStation 4, Xbox One Drive Videogame Industry in March
Strong demand for Sony’s PlayStation 4 and Microsoft’s Xbox One consoles thrust the video game industry into positive territory in March. Overall sales for the games biz came in at $1 bill...
‘Heaven Is for Real’ Reviews: Does the Faith-Based Film Make Believers Out of Critics?
“Heaven Is for Real” is really dividing critics, but at least none of them seemed to hate it. Although, not very many were impressed by the depiction of the club in the clouds that it'...
Fox Responds to Bryan Singer Abuse Allegations
Fox, the studio releasing Bryan Singer's “X-Men: Days of Future Past,” has responded to sexual abuse allegations against the director for activity that purportedly took place more than...
WATCH: Robert Pattinson Fights for His Life in New ‘The Rover’ Trailer
Robert Pattinson completely sheds his sparkly vampire image in the dark, suspenseful new trailer for his upcoming film “The Rover.” The crime drama, set in the Australian desert, follows main char...
New York Mayor Names Producer Cynthia Lopez Film Czar
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has named Cynthia Lopez as the city's film czar, Variety has learned.
‘X-Men’ Distributor Calls Singer Allegations a ‘Personal Matter,’ Defers to His Lawyers
In the light of the sexual abuse allegations made against “X-Men: Days of Future Past” director Bryan Singer, Fox addressed the developing controversy in a statement Thursday. “These...
Bryan Singer Accuser: LAPD Knew About Sexual Abuse in 1999
Updated Speaking at a press conference on Thursday, Bryan Singer’s accuser Michael Egan said his mother first reported the allegations of sexual abuse to the Los Angeles Police Department when h...
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Why Food and Beverage Advertisers Should Be Worried About Pom v. Coca-Cola
The Supreme Court will hear arguments on Monday on a case that could significantly change the legal landscape for what name food makers give their products and how they market the product on the foo...
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'Mrs. Doubtfire' Star Mara Wilson Blasts Planned Sequel
The actress, who played youngest child Natalie, says that she doesn't want to be a part of the follow-up.read more
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Maker-Disney: New Lawsuit Asks for Unwinding of Merger
A shareholder argues that Disney's acquisition came after fraud at the company. read more
Bryan Singer's Accuser Speaks Out for First Time: I Was ‘Like a Piece of Meat’
Michael Egan, the man suing “X-Men” director Bryan Singer for alleged sexual assault when he was a teenager, spoke out for the first time Thursday saying, “I am a survivor of childho...
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Mindshare Clients Get Interested in Weather Co.'s Data
Kimberly-Clark and Royal Caribbean are among the Mindshare clients that are interested in using data from The Weather Co. to adjust their media buys based on weather conditions. Those clients and o...
‘Noah’ Oscar Campaign Gets Early Start
Hoping to avoid the Oscar flood, Paramount has invited Academy voters to see “Noah” in theaters, using their membership cards for admission. Oscar campaigns often start at least a year bef...
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Bill de Blasio Chooses Cynthia Lopez as New York City Film Czar (Exclusive)
The move has been eagerly anticipated by the city's film and TV community.read more
Cannes: Looking Past the Hype and Hate (Analysis)
Usual suspects, few surprises, unforgivable omissions — got it. Now, can we watch the movies?
TLC Renews ‘Something Borrowed, Something New’ for Season 3 (Exclusive)
Just ahead of Friday's season finale of “Something Borrowed, Something New,” TLC has renewed the series for a third season, TheWrap has learned. The cable channel has ordered 18 new ep...
CW Sets Summer Timeslots for ‘Backpackers,’ Other New Shows
The CW is joining the comedy and magic club this summer. The net, which throughout the year typically airs nine drama series as part of its 10-hour schedule, is experimenting with a pair of new half-h...

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