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Australian Superhero Parody 'The Justice Lease' Wins Viewster VOD Festival
The comedy from director Jeremy Brull takes the $70,000 top prize from the inaugural fest sponsored by the European-based VOD service.read more
National Recording Registry Adds Tunes By Isaac Hayes, Everly Brothers, U2
The Library of Congress has added another 25 works to its National Recording Registry, a list of tunes that range from 1890s street singer George Washington Johnson’s “The Laughing Song” to the ...
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BSkyB Unveils Details of 'Buy & Keep' Movie Service
The U.K. pay TV giant, in which Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox owns a 39 percent stake, has strong relationships with Hollywood studios and will offer new titles for $23.27.read more
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'Two and Half Men' Star Jon Cryer to Write Memoir (Exclusive)
The actor will cover a career that ran from being a teen star in the ‘80s to being a witness to co-star Charlie Sheen’s dramatic meltdown on the hit CBS sitcom.read more
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Everly Brothers, Linda Ronstadt, U2 Recordings Added to Library of Congress
The National Recording Registry also inducts recordings from Creedence Clearwater Revival, Isaac Hayes, Art Blakey, Buck Owens and His Buckaroos, Lyndon B. Johnson and more.read more
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MIPTV: Israeli's Keshet Does Real-Time Investing With 'Elevator Pitch' (Exclusive)
The new format from the producers of hit "Rising Star" has viewers voting live while a would-be tycoon pitches his great idea in a slowly-rising elevator.read more
Film Review: ‘The Gilded Cage’
Ruben Alves' feel-good debut feature explores the plight of immigrant workers who have long acclimated to another culture.
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Samuel L. Jackson Performs 'Boy Meets World' Slam Poetry (Video)
Later on NBC, Nick Cannon explained his recent whiteface stunt, saying it was an homage to Andy Kaufman.read more
Netflix and Amazon Accused of ‘Blacklisting’ Fired Content Executive
A former director of content acquisition for Netflix is accusing the streaming service of “blacklisting” him and spreading false claims that he stole company confidential information when ...
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NYC's Famed Spotted Pig Restaurant Headed to Venice's Abbot Kinney Blvd. (Exclusive)
The gastropub, whose investors include Jay Z and Bono, adds its pedigreed culinary clout to the neighborhood's burgeoning restaurant row.read more
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China’s Alibaba Launches Crowdfunding-Like Service for Film Investment
In just two days, the platform has attracted 240,000 users, each of whom are investing $16-$160 in hotly anticipated upcoming movies, such as "Wolf Totem" and the next "Tiny Times" film. read more ...
‘Game of Thrones’ Honest Trailer: A History Test With Dragons and Boobs (Video)
In case you haven't watched the first three seasons of HBO's “Game of Thrones” and need to cram before Sunday's season four premiere — or if you did watch and just have n...
Forest Whitaker Nearing Deal to Join Jake Gyllenhaal in Boxing Drama ‘Southpaw’ (Exclusive)
Oscar winner Forest Whitaker is in negotiations to star opposite Jake Gyllenhaal in Antoine Fuqua's boxing drama “Southpaw,” multiple individuals familiar with the project have told Th...
House Music ‘Godfather’ Frankie Knuckles Dies
Frankie Knuckles, the Grammy-winning DJ, producer and remixer dubbed the “godfather of house music,” died on March 31 due to complications from diabetes. He was 59. A Bronx native, Knuckles (born ...
Netflix, Amazon Sued by Former Executive in Million-Dollar Lawsuit
Former Netflix director of content acquisition Jerry Kowal claims the digital streaming service used its leverage to get him fired from Amazon after it accused him of stealing confidential information...
Sydney Festival Teases First Titles
25 pictures revealed in festival preview
SAG-AFTRA Offers Olive Branch to Ad Industry
SAG-AFTRA is holding off on filing grievances against advertisers who have not yet adopted the standard digital identifier – dubbed Ad-ID – mandated for ads using union members. “We know we ...
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'The Voice' Recap: Battles Round 2 Continues With Soulful Showdown
Blow the roof off or show some growth -- there is really nothing promising in-between during the rebooted battles round.read more
Film Review: ‘The Quiet Ones’
There's little that's exactly new or fresh in Hammer Films' latest exercise in retro horror.
Sam Worthington, Anna Kendrick, Chris Messina Join Jennifer Aniston in ‘Cake’ (Exclusive)
Sam Worthington, Anna Kendrick, Chris Messina, Felicity Huffman, William H. Macy. Britt Robertson, Lucy Walters (“Shame”), Camille Mana (“Smart People”), Manuel Garcia Rulfo (&...

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