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Chris Noth and Fritz Weaver Join Lincoln's Favorite Shakespeare Benefit Performance in Ma

Acclaimed actors Chris Noth and Fritz Weaver join the cast of Lincoln's Favorite Shakespeare with John Douglas Thompson and Kathleen Chalfant .


Related Topix: Lincoln, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Law and Order: Criminal Intent, Crime TV, Law and Order, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Sex and the City, Comedy, War Movies, Action Movies, Rough Riders

2 hrs ago | Reuters

Sandra Bullock set to turn 50

Actress Sandra Bullock will be 50 years old on Saturday, July 26 - and her first five decades have gone pretty well.


Related Topix: The Blind Side, Gravity, Speed, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, While You Were Sleeping, Crime Movies, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Demolition Man, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Sandra Bullock

6 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Charlie's Country: A foreigner in his own country

For a whitefella Australian born in the Netherlands, Rolf de Heer has an impressive catalogue of Aboriginal stories to his credit.


Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Music!, The Tracker, Western, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Ten Canoes, Comedy Movies, War Movies, Adventure, Walkabout

8 hrs ago |

The Metropolitan Opera's 2014-2015 Live in HD Season

Unfortunately, the Met's exciting new production of contemporary composer John Adams' "The Death of Klinghoffer," originally scheduled to air worldwide on November 15, 2014, was cancelled.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, John Adams, Classical, Anna Netrebko, Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Music!, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Macbeth, Verdi, Rossini

9 hrs ago | Copenhagen Post

Derrickson fails to deliver himself from mediocrity

Scott Derrickson, writer director of 2005's The Exorcism of Emily Rose , clearly has a soft spot for demonic possession as he returns with another 'inspired by real events' of a similar slant.


Related Topix: The Exorcism of Emily Rose, Horror Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Star Trek, Munich, Eric Bana

11 hrs ago |

Conservative Todd Royal challenges Mike Gatto in California State Assembly race

Todd Royal was a distinct minority while sitting on the Studio City Neighborhood Council for years.


Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, War Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Rough Riders, US News, Activism, Studio-City, CA, La Canada Flintridge, CA

12 hrs ago | Capital Weekly

Glory' in Civil War series

The Monday Night Movie in the Park for Aug. 4 will be "Glory" , which runs 122 minutes and is rated R for graphic battle scenes.


Related Topix: Glory, War Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Short, Comedy Movies

13 hrs ago | TheCelebrityCafe

Film Friday: '36 Hours' - World War II intrigue with James Garner

In the early 1960s, black and white became synonymous with political intrigue. John Frankenheimer had become the best at it with his political movies - Seven Days in May and The Manchurian Candidate to name a few.


Related Topix: Celebrities, James Garner, Thriller, Seven Days in May, Drama Movies, On the Waterfront, Crime Movies, War Movies, Action Movies, Exodus, Eva Marie Saint, Rod Taylor

13 hrs ago | TheCelebrityCafe

Celebrity Kindness: Denzel Washington supports military families with Fisher House

Actor Denzel Washington, known for his dynamic roles in Flight and Glory , has embraced Greater Fisher House, a charity that works with the military.


Related Topix: Flight, Glory, Short, Comedy Movies, War Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Denzel Washington, US Military, Brooke Army Medical Center, US Army, US Marine Corps, us Travel, Travel

14 hrs ago |

Kelsey Grammer Welcomes 6th Child, Baby Boy Gabriel

PEOPLE has confirmed that Kelsey Grammer welcomed his sixth child, son Kelsey Gabriel Elias Grammer, on Tuesday, July 22nd.


Related Topix: Comedy, Frasier, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Cheers, The Game, Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Back To You, Music!, Thriller, Crime Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Toy Story 2, Adventure, Macbeth

18 hrs ago |

Apollo 11's Vintage Tech: The Most Amazing Moon Landing Innovations

While the Apollo 11 landing was on the cutting-edge of technology in 1969, today it's a demonstration of how much could be accomplished with so little.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Apollo 11, Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics, Apollo 13, Adventure, Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Denzel Washington to receive Lifetime honor at San Sebastian Film Fest

Denzel Washington will be receiving the Donostia Lifetime Achievement Award at the San Sebastian Film Festival, which will be held in September.


Related Topix: Flight, Glory, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Philadelphia, Crime Movies, Documentary Movies, Malcolm X, War Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Action Movies, Inside Man, Celebrities, Denzel Washington

Deseret News

A black and white, and sometimes Technicolor, summer

Set your DVRs. Many of these classic, Oscar-worthy movies from the 1930s through 1960s can be seen during the summer months on TV.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Cleopatra, Celebrities, Elizabeth Taylor, Claudette Colbert, Marie Antoinette, Oscars

'Bad Auditions' packs Fishtank; leaves audience in stitches wanting more

It's like "A Chorus Line" on crack. Yes, that's right it's auditions gone bad--really bad.


Related Topix: War Movies, Drama Movies, Richard III, Celebrities, Laurence Olivier


Stars Raise Millions For Leonardo Dicaprio's Charity

Stars, including singers Bono and Robin Thicke and supermodel Cara Delevingne helped raise more than $25 million for Leonardo DiCaprio's charity at a party in St. Tropez, France, on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Leonardo DiCaprio, Motorcycles, Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, Entertainment

Radio Times

Watch the full trailer for Jake Gyllenhaal's Nightcrawler

Just days after Jake Gyllenhaal glared into our eyes in the first teaser for Nightcrawler , a full-length trailer has been released.


Related Topix: Christian Bale, Celebrities, Titanic, Drama Movies, Edge of Tomorrow, Action Movies, Bill Paxton

Review: 'Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves' fails to hit the bull's eye

Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves review. Classic Game Room presents a CGRundertow review of Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves for the Nintendo Entertainment System! Based on the movie with the same title and released the same year, take on the role of Robin... Azeem: English! English! Behold, Azeem Edin Bashir Al Bakir.


Related Topix: Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Kevin Costner, Alan Rickman

Wed Jul 23, 2014

New documentary on The Beatles touring to be directed by Ron Howard

Award-winning director Ron Howard is set to direct the first official Beatles documentary since "Let It Be" was released in 1970.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Children TV, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television, Comedy, The Andy Griffith Show, Drama, John Lennon, Apollo 13, Celebrities, Drama Movies, Adventure, Paul McCartney

The Globe and Mail

Bernard Etkin helped avert Apollo 13 tragedy

It was not supposed to happen. When Apollo 13, the third manned mission intended to land on the moon, took off from the Kennedy Space Center on April 11, 1970, no one imagined that after minutely detailed planning, testing and preparation it would have to be aborted just two days later because of an exploding oxygen tank.


Related Topix: Apollo 13, Drama Movies, Adventure, NASA


8 Disney Characters You Forgot Were Voiced by Famous Stars

Disney animated classics have such a special place in our hearts that it's easy to forget that the voices behind the characters often belong to some really big stars.


Related Topix: Pocahontas, Animation Movies, Short, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Mel Gibson, Christian Bale, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Theater, The Lion King, Matthew Broderick, Movies, Entertainment