Specialty Box Office: 'Calvary' Opens Strong; 'Boyhood' and 'Most Wanted Man' Expand Big (UPDATED)
Though it wasn't a "Guardians of the Galaxy"-sized victory for the little guys this weekend, but John Michael McConaugh's "Calvary" started off nicely and a bunch of holdovers -- n...
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How 'Get On Up' Gets James Brown's Manager Wrong
The son of Brown's manager and the head of his former agency say what really more
‘Iron Man’ to ‘Guardians of the Galaxy,’ A Look Back at 10 Marvel Movies
Marvel Studios has released a retrospective of the films that make up its first two cinematic phases on the bigscreen, starting with “Iron Man,” in 2008, and ending with “Guardians o...
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Box Office Milestone: 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Hits $1 Billion Worldwide
UPDATED: The fourth installment in Paramount's franchise is the first film of 2014 to reach that mark, thanks in large part to a massive showing in China. read more
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Ryan Murphy Talks Autobiographical Elements in Projects, How 'The Normal Heart' Ended Up on HBO, Emmy Nominations (Q&A)
Three Murphy projects — "American Horror Story: Coven," "Glee" and "The Normal Heart" — collectively received 34 Emmy nominations in July, more than the total number accorded to all of the shows o...
‘Guardians of Galaxy’ Skyrockets to Stellar $94 Million at Box Office
“Guardians of the Galaxy,” Disney and Marvel's raucous superhero space romp, opened to an electrifying $94 million to win the weekend and put a charge into the slumping summer box offi...
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'Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films': Melbourne Review
Mark Hartley follows "Not Quite Hollywood" and "Machete Maidens Unleashed!" with this concluding entry in his exploitation trilogy, focusing on Israeli film cowboys Menahem Golan and Yoram
Box Office: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Astounds With $160.4 Mil Global Debut
“The Guardians of the Galaxy” touched down with a dazzling $94 million this weekend, proving that Marvel is the new gold standard for movie brands. That set a new record for an August dome...
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Box Office: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Amazes With Record $94M U.S. Debut
UPDATED: The quirky superhero tentpole easily rockets to the top August debut of all time in North America, as well as scoring the third-best launch of the year so far; overseas, it earns $66.4 millio...
Rosario Dawson On the Importance of Slowing Down
The actress who broke out in Larry Clarks' "Kids" back in 1995, had "Gimme Shelter" open this year and has a new film now available to view on demand, Diego Luna's sophomore effort...
Film Review: ‘Cybernatural’
A victim of cyberbullying gets her revenge on the teens responsible for her suicide in “Cybernatural,” a horror movie distinguished by the device that everything takes place on one character’s c...
Michael Johns, ‘American Idol’ Finalist, Dies at 35
Michael Johns, who sang on season seven of “American Idol,” died Friday at 35 in Los Angeles. Though an official cause of death was not released, several news outlets said he died of a blo...
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Listen to Beyonce's 'Flawless' Remix Featuring Nicki Minaj (Audio)
The singer makes reference to an elevator scuffle between Solange and Jay Z: "Sometimes shit goes down when there's a billion dollars on an elevator."read more
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'Fantastic 4' Reboot: Kate Mara Wraps Production (Photo)
The actress tweeted a selfie with co-stars Jamie Bell, Michael B. Jordan and Miles more
Film Review: ‘Louder Than Words’
An attempt to reckon honestly with a family tragedy and its complex emotional aftermath largely sustains viewer goodwill throughout this inspirational heart-tugger.
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Cheryl Hines Marries Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
The pair wed at the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port on Cape more
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Full-Page Marijuana Ad to Appear in New York Times
It looks like "The Gray Lady" will get a little greener tomorrow. Leafly, a website and mobile app that locates and reviews medical marijuana dispensaries, has bought a full-pag...
A Female ‘Ghostbusters'? ‘Bridesmaids’ Paul Feig Talks Reboot With Sony
After years of struggling to develop “Ghostbusters 3,” Sony Pictures is entertaining the idea of a female-driven reboot of the original cult hit that would be written, directed and produce...
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'The Voice,' 'Duck Dynasty' Editors on Big Challenges, Crafting Stories
EditFest L.A. kicks off with the editors behind "Beyond Scared Straight" and "So You Think You Can Dance" describing the toughest parts of their jobs and wading through thousands of hours of footage....
L.A. Theater Review: ‘Hair’ at the Hollywood Bowl
Placing 1968’s “Hair” in the cavernous Hollywood Bowl poses a trap. A flamboyant celebration of Aquarius, even at this 50-year remove, couldn’t be easier, but emotionality is diminished when t...