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Watch: Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan on Why Rom Coms Get a Bad Rap
"What If," starring Daniel Radcliffe, Zoe Kazan and Adam Driver is being cited as proof that the romantic comedy now belongs to independent film. For if studios won't make the next "Ann...
Locarno Review: Why Lav Diaz's Five-Hour-Plus 'From What Is Before' Justifies Its Length
Considering that we live in the age of binge-viewing, the prospects of sitting through a five-and-a-half hour movie shouldn't sound so radical. Of course, there are long movies and there are Lav Diaz ...
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Menahem Golan, Producer of 1980s Action Movies, Dies at 85
UPDATED: As the head of Cannon Films with cousin Yorum Globus, he was behind such films as "The Delta Force," the "Death Wish" sequels, "Masters of the Universe" and "Bloodsport."read more
‘Big Brother’ Matches Season High on Night of Preemptions
Despite preemptions or delays due to preseason football, CBS’ “Big Brother” matched its season high on Thursday, an atypical night saw lower ratings for the other firstrun shows on t...
Shark Week Talk Show ‘Shark After Dark’ Lineup Includes Jake Johnson, Robert Rodriguez and Chelsea Handler
Discovery Channel's late night talk show, “Shark After Dark,” returns for its second year during Shark Week. It premieres Sunday, Aug. 10 at 11/10c and will air nightly through Thursd...
Menachem Golan, Who Headed Cannon Films, Dies at 85
Menachem Golan, the colorful, free-spending Israeli-born producer and director whose Cannon Films yielded hundreds of productions starring the likes of Sylvester Stallone and Chuck Norris before goin...
Lizzy Caplan Joins Seth Rogen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt in Jonathan Levine's Christmas Comedy
Jonathan Levine has added “Masters of Sex” star Lizzy Caplan and “22 Jump Street” star Jillian Bell to the cast of his untitled Christmas comedy, an individual with knowledge o...
Viacom Claims Cablevision Engaged in Fraud in Pact for Channel Carriage
Viacom is claiming that Cablevision’s 2012 negotiations for carriage of its cable networks were a “complete sham” and is asking a federal judge to void an agreement that gives the ca...
Syfy Sets Premiere Dates for ‘Haven’, ‘Ghost Hunters,’ More
Syfy has announced its 2014 fall programming schedule, featuring the return of an original series, two series premieres and the return of special horror-related events for October. Highlights on the s...
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Mark Roberts Reflects on TV Industry Experiences: 'There Are Children There That Are Broken'
Former "Two and a Half Men" head writer's Off-Broadway play "Enter at Forest Lawn" centers on a producer whose lucrative syndication deal is threatened by the drugs and hooker-infused lifestyle of his...
8 Questions With ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ Star Andre Braugher: Emmy Nominee Quickie
“Brooklyn Nine-Nine” burst onto the scene in its freshman season, upsetting the more-established Golden Globe competition in 2013 and winning a Best TV Series – Comedy or Musical tro...
Lifetime's ‘Saved by The Bell’ Movie Cast: Who Are These People, Anyway? (Photos)
Related stories from TheWrap:'Saved by the Bell' Kids Hate On Each Other in First Clip From Lifetime's Unauthorized Movie (Video)'What's the Deal?' - With Lifetime's Unauthorized 'Saved By the Bell' M...
‘The Odd Couple': ‘Community’ Star Yvette Nicole Brown Joins CBS Reboot
“Community” actress Yvette Nicole Brown has joined the cast of Matthew Perry’s “The Odd Couple” reboot, Variety has confirmed. “The Odd Couple,” based on the Neil Simon play of the same ...
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Twitch Responds to User Backlash
For people who watch live-stream gaming for hours at a time, music is a lot more than just a soundtrack. The management of video streaming service Twitch.tv found out just how much more this week, w...
What's Next for Sundance NEXT Fest? The Sundance Film Festival Programmers Talk Zombies, Vampires and the Future of Filmmaking
The NEXT FEST, which runs from August 7-10, allows the Los Angeles audience to catch a glimpse of a selection of films from this year's Sundance Film Festival. This particular crop of films is defined...
ABC’s ‘Manhattan Love Story’ Debuts Key Art
ABC has unveiled the key art for its new romantic comedy series “Manhattan Love Story,” and Variety has a first look at the new image, featuring series stars Analeigh Tipton and Jake McDor...
Showtime to Air Dane Cook Comedy Special
Raunchy comedian Dane Cook will air the directorial debut of his stand-up event “Dane Cook Troublemaker” on Showtime this fall and — not surprisingly — no topic is off limits. Cook w...
World Cat Day: WME's Partner Company Puts EDM Spin on ‘Meow Mix’ Jingle
In honor of World Cat Day, cat foot brand Meow Mix is launching a new campaign today from ad agency FCB Chicago that puts a funky twist on the iconic Meow Mix jingle. The company is going to be rollin...
‘Community’ Star Yvette Nicole Brown Joins CBS’ ‘Odd Couple’ Reboot
Yvette Nicole Brown is heading to “The Odd Couple.” The “Community” actress has been cast in  Matthew Perry‘s upcoming reboot of the classic comedy series “The Odd...
Black List Live! Reading Series to Continue with ‘The Seekers of Perpetual Love’
On September 20 at the Ricardo Montalban Theatre in Hollywood, Victoria Strouse will direct her 2008 Black List script “The Seekers of Perpetual Love” at the next Black List Live! reading ...

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