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Box Office Gender Gap: Why 'Lucy' Conquered 'Hercules' (Analysis)
More than 50 percent of the audience for the Scarlett Johansson action pic was women, another summer sign that female moviegoers are taking on more power.read more
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Endemol, Charlie Brooker Launch House of Tomorrow
LONDON — Television production and distribution giant Endemol has added to its stable of U.K. production companies with the launch of drama and comedy shingle House of Tomorrow, led by TV writer...
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Roman Polanski To Be Among Locarno Film Festival’s Guests of Honor
ROME – Roman Polanski will be among guests of honor at the upcoming Locarno Film Festival where he will hold a master class and introduce a screening of his “Venus in Fur,” with star...
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U.K. Regulator: BBC's 'Top Gear' Host Deliberately Used Racial Slur
Ofcom says the British public broadcaster breached broadcasting rules during a special shot in Burma that featured controversial comments from Jeremy Clarkson. read more
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Dolly Parton Mulls Recording Glastonbury Festival Mud Song
An untitled song written by the country star especially for her highly praised festival performance could be played there by a different artist each year.read more
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BSkyB Increases ‎Stake in Silicon Valley Virtual Reality Technology Firm Jaunt
The U.K. pay TV giant says the investments for the startup, whose board of advisers includes Jared Leto, will give it "additional insight into developments within the field."read more
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Murdoch’s BSkyB Ups Stake in Virtual Reality Company Jaunt
Rupert Murdoch’s U.K. pay TV operator BSkyB has invested a further $400,000 in Jaunt, a Silicon Valley company specializing in 3D virtual reality entertainment. The move follows BSkyB’s $3...
First ‘Hunger Games: Mockingjay’ Trailer: Katniss is Dazed and Confused (Video)
The world is in disarray, and our only hope at salvation rests on the shoulders of Jennifer Lawrence. Oh, and her character in “The Hunger Games” is very vital to the future of that fictio...
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More Than 20 People Hospitalized After Keith Urban Concert in Boston
Roughly 46 people were treated for alcohol-related issues, 22 of them needing hospitalization, while police took more than 50 people into protective custody at the show.read more
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Comic-Con: Watch the Highlights of Marvel’s Presentations (Video)
Marvel's panels this weekend included its "Avengers: Age of Ultron" stars discussing the film, Paul Rudd and Peyton Reed talking "Ant-Man" and Josh Brolin wearing the Infinity Gauntlet as villainous T...
Need More Sarah Palin? Right-Wing Firebrand Launches Online TV Channel
Can't get enough Sarah Palin? That's a thing of the past. The right-wing firebrand on Sunday launched her own online video channel at SarahPalinChannel.com, part of a new, subscription-based p...
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Dendy and Nine Raise The Stakes in Australia’s Online Video Sector
Leaders and latecomers jostle for position ahead of Netflix's expected arrival 'Down Under'
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'Covert Affairs' Star Piper Perabo Marries 'Get Carter' Director
The "Coyote Ugly" star tied the knot over the weekend with filmmaker Stephen Kay. read more
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South Korean Box Office: Period Action Film 'Kundo' Has Biggest Opening of Year
The star-studded project earned $23.7 million over the weekend, beating the opening figures for "Transformers 4."read more
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Watch the First ‘Hunger Games: Mockingjay’ Trailer
Lionsgate has unveiled the first official trailer for “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1,” which Comic-Con attendees got an early look at this weekend in San Diego. In the new &#...
Review: 'True Blood' Season 7, Episode 6, 'Karma' Takes the Fast Lane to Boring Town
Folks, I was at Comic Con this weekend, but I admit I didn't even attempt to go see the "True Blood" panel, so I apologize for failing as a reporter. I did happen by the Warner Brothers bo...
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Sarah Palin Launches Online Video Channel
The former Alaska governor will oversee all content posted to the subscription-based Sarah Palin Channel, which will be available through the TAPP platform.read more
Review: 'The Leftovers' Season 1 Episode 5, 'Gladys,' Paints a Clear and Terrifying Antagonist
The fifth episode of the confounding and captivating first season of "The Leftovers" started with a bang and ended with a burn, but at least we know what the episode title means. After four ...
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'Voice' Winner Tessanne Chin on Album's Quiet Release: 'Unfortunately We Couldn't Help That' (Q&A)
The season-five champ, who floored competitors with power ballads and reggae-rock songs under Adam Levine's wing, remains hopeful about her debut album, "Count On My Love."read more
Comic-Con: How ‘Bates Motel’ Makes Norman and His Mom More Likable (Guest Blog)
At the intimate panel for “Bates Motel” at Comic-Con 2014 in San Diego on Friday, the show's screenwriters revealed that Norman Bates will go where Norman hasn't gone before. Most...

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