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Fall 2014 TV Preview: On Sundays, Showtime Has an 'Affair' While Football Fights 'The Walking Dead'
Sunday means one thing to most of America: Sunday Night Football. The ratings from America's Game of the Week helped NBC somewhat shockingly reclaim the title for Most Watched Network during the 2013-...
Fox News’ Chris Wallace Derides NBC's ‘Lousy’ Treatment of David Gregory
Fox News Sunday's Chris Wallace derided NBC's “lousy” treatment of “Meet the Press” host David Gregory, saying the network is leaving him “twisting in the wind...
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Teen Choice Awards: Jennifer Lopez, Tyler Posey Dance in 'Maid in Manhattan' Reunion
"I thought that maybe if you needed a backup dancer, I'd fit. What do you think?"read more
James Marsden, Michelle Monaghan Give Love a Second Chance in New Trailer for Nicholas Sparks’ ‘The Best of Me’ (Video)
Getting blown up on an oil rig might be the best thing to ever happen to James Marsden in the newest Nicholas Sparks‘ adaptation, “The Best of Me.” The latest trailer for the romanti...
Amazon Studios to Bow 5 Pilots in Third Pilot Wave
Amazon.com will debut five pilots as part of its third pilot season on Aug. 28 in the U.S. and the U.K., including comedies from Steven Soderbergh and Whit Stillman and dramatic thrillers from Marc ...
George Takei Helps Fund Gay Boy Scout Web Series on Indiegogo
George Takei has helped a Los Angeles-based production company crowdfund $100,000 to produce a web series, which will take place at a Boy Scout camp and spotlight the organization's discriminato...
Media Firms Shift Focus From Cost-Cutting to Digital Growth
Major media and entertainment companies have shifted their strategic focus from cost-cutting to digital growth, according to an Ernst & Young survey of chief financial officers released Monday. It...
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Japan Box Office: 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Bows in Third Place With $4.75 Million
'Maleficent' rides the coattails of 'Frozen' to hit $50 million overallread more
Korea Box Office: ‘Currents’ Continues to Roar, ‘Hercules’ is Humbled
Period action epic becomes biggest film of 2014, and is on course to become country's first ever $100 million movie
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Korea Box Office: 'Roaring Currents' Surpasses 'Frozen,' Becomes Top 2014 Film
The maritime action film crossed 10 million admissions at record speedread more
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Netflix Has Reached 3 Million U.K. Subscribers, Analyst Estimates
In Aug. 2012, the streaming video service had crossed the 1 million mark, but it hasn't commented on its progress sinceread more
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'The Giver': Watch Taylor Swift Play Piano as a Memory in New Clip
The singer sits down to the piano as Rosemaryread more
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After Instagram Teases, Taylor Swift's Big News Revealed
It may not be quite as exciting as you'd hopedread more
Review: 'Abuse of Weakness' Features a Stunning Isabelle Huppert
Catherine Breillat's most notorious films — "Romance" and "Anatomy of Hell" among them — investigate the power struggles between men and women. While those films were intense...
John Oliver's Latest Target: The Corrupt, Evil Payday Loan Industry (Video)
Last night's episode of “Last Week Tonight” may have been the most depressing yet. As always, host John Oliver spent over half his show — 16 minutes — tackling a single top...
Demand Media Hires Sean Moriarty, Ex-CEO of Ticketmaster, as Chief Exec
Internet media, advertising and e-commerce company Demand Media named Sean Moriarty, former chief exec of Ticketmaster, as CEO and member of its board. Moriarty most recently was CEO of Saatchi Art...
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Lori Senecal Named President, CEO of the MDC Partner Network
Lori Senecal, CEO of Kirshenbaum Bond Senecal + Partners, has been named president and CEO of the MDC Partner Network. Ed Brojerdi, president and chief creative officer at kbs+, will inherit her CEO...
Michael Shamberg, Jordan Peele Join BuzzFeed as Part of Major Expansion
Producer Michael Shamberg and actor/comedian Jordan Peele are joining BuzzFeed Motion Pictures as advisers as part of the company's major expansion. Peele, one half of Comedy Central's “...
Locarno Review: How Do You Turn Architecture Into a Love Story? On Eugene Green's Brilliant 'The Sapience'
The premise of the "The Sapience" ("La Sapienza") could easily provide fodder for a clichéd indie drama: an estranged couple travels to the countryside in a desperate attemp...
Weekend Report August 11, 2014
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: $65MM Jonathan Liebesman CAA - John Campisi Principato Young Entertainment - David Gardner Megan Fox ICM Partners - Chuck James William Fichtner UTA...

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