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'Boyhood' Wows Critics & Promises To Change Cinema But Will Audiences Be As Impressed?

Richard Linklater's 'Boyhood' has impressed critics with its novel approach to time but will audiences be as impressed when it reaches UK and US cinemas? Boyhood is a coming-of-age film which literally follows its cast as they grown over the space of 12 years.


Related Topix: Before Midnight, Me and Orson Welles, Waking Life, Animation Movies, Drama Movies, Crime Movies, Western, Action Movies, The Newton Boys, Richard Linklater, Celebrities, Ethan Hawke

2 hrs ago | The Island Packet

Sarah Palin, demanding Obama's impeachment, descends into caricature

"Enough is enough of the years of abuse from this president," she begins. "His unsecured border crisis is the last straw that makes the battered wife say, 'no mas.'


Related Topix: US Governors, Sarah Palin, America, Drama Movies, US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate

4 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

Redford a blockbuster in Lowell

Robert Redford's sincere personality and charm shone through in a near one-hour-long interview on stage inside Lowell Memorial Auditorium Wednesday night.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, All the President's Men, Drama Movies, Lowell, MA, The Sting, The Candidate, Celebrities, Robert Redford, Paul Newman, Indie

7 hrs ago | E! Online

Happy 58th Birthday, Tom Hanks! Check Out the Oscar Winner's Adorable Childhood Photo

In celebration of his big b-day, the actor shared an adorable childhood photo with the caption, "This goofy kid turns 58 years old today.


Related Topix: Apollo 13, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Forrest Gump, Celebrities, Tom Hanks

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Canberra Times

Robert Redford, Cate Blanchett to join forces on Rather v Bush film

Cate Blanchett is set to star opposite Robert Redford in Truth , a true story of US media scandal around the Bush administration.


Related Topix: Blue Jasmine, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, How to Train Your Dragon 2, Veronica Guerin, Biography Movies, Celebrities, Cate Blanchett, All the President's Men, Robert Redford

Radio Times

Martin Freeman shows his nasty side in a tight, taut, chilling Richard III

Some of our greatest actors have taken on the role of Shakespeare's cruellest, nastiest English King.


Related Topix: Richard III, War Movies, Drama Movies, Sherlock, Entertainment, Television, Comedy, The Office, Martin Freeman, Celebrities, Laurence Olivier

Robert Redford Gets Political Again as Dan Rather in 'Truth' Drama

As a filmmaker, Robert Redford has never strayed from personal politics, whether it's his early work like All the President's Men or The Candidate or more recent films like Lions for Lambs or The Company You Keep .


Related Topix: The Company You Keep, All the President's Men, Drama Movies, The Candidate, Thriller, Celebrities, Robert Redford, George Bush, W.

The Independent

Hollywood targets Asian audiences as US films enjoy record-breaking run at Chinese box office

Tim Walker is The Independent's Los Angeles correspondent, covering entertainment and other concerns from the West Coast of the US.


Related Topix: Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Avatar, Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, James Cameron, Activision, Transformers, High Moon Studios, Video Games


Hollywood Actor Featured Speaker At Upcoming Alzheimer's Gala

The Alzheimer's Association Nebraska Chapter is hosting it's All Stars Gala Saturday July 19 at the Hilton Hotel in Omaha.


Related Topix: Omaha, NE, Apollo 13, Something to Talk About, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Brett Cullen

Rosie O'Donnell rejoins 'The View,' and Sarah Palin hints to join show

It was confirmed Tuesday through media reports that comedienne and former talk show host, Rosie O' Donnell will return as co-host and will join Whoopi Goldberg on ABC's " The View ."


Related Topix: The View, Entertainment, Television, America, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Rosie O'Donnell, Whoopi, Comedy, Whoopi Goldberg, Blog News

The Gazette

Q&A: Diane Kruger of - The Bridge'

Recently I had a chance to sit in on a conference call with actress Diane Kruger , who stars as Sonya Cross on FX's "The Bridge."


Related Topix: War Movies, Drama Movies, National Treasure, Action Movies, Inglourious Basterds, Troy, Adventure, Diane Kruger

Washington Examiner

Buzz Aldrin says U.S. space policy 'adrift,' calls for Mars mission

As the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing approaches on July 20, famed astronaut Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin is urging his country to "lead in space" and reverse years of unambitious policy that has left NASA "adrift."


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, Drama Movies, Apollo 11, Buzz Aldrin, NASA, Apollo 13, Adventure, Celebrities, Tom Hanks

VIDEO: Justin Bieber Films Tom Hanks Dancing & Singing as a Rabbi

Below, check out Forest Gump himself, Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks dancing and singing to the chorus of Montell Jordan's "This Is How We Do It" while dressed as a rabbi.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Thriller, Catch Me If You Can, Crime Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Forrest Gump, Apollo 13, Animation Movies, The Polar Express, You've Got Mail, Adventure, Celebrities, Tom Hanks

Happy birthday, Tom Hanks: Horoscopes

Happy birthday, Tom Hanks! As the Hollywood legend turns 58, HELLO! Online takes a look at what the stars have in store for Tom and you... When are our enemies right and our friends wrong? When our friends are suffering from unusual bouts of doom and gloom and our enemies, despite the delusions from which they normally suffer, are being ... (more)


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Sleepless in Seattle, You've Got Mail, Forrest Gump, The Bonfire of the Vanities, Apollo 13, Nothing in Common, Adventure, Movies, Entertainment

Tue Jul 08, 2014

East Bay Express

Deliver Us From Evil

D eliver Us From Evil has everything we need for a jim-dandy midsummer crime/horror shocker: rainy nights.


Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, The Doors, Pop/Rock, Thriller, Drama Movies, Munich, Eric Bana, Parenting, Family

Evening Sun

Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association opens downtown headquarters

The Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association and guests cut the ribbon and the GBPA-sponsored Venture Crew 1861 Boy Scouts provided fife and drum music before and after the ribbon-cutting that formally opened the organization's headquarters on Thursday, July 3, at 33 York St. Speakers for the ceremony included Gettysburg National Military ... (more)


Related Topix: Gettysburg, War Movies, Drama Movies, US National Parks, Gettysburg National Military Park

Free Republic

TMZ: Rosie O'Donnell Officially Joining 'The View' [shudder]

Gee, what a concept. Add a liberal loudmouth lesbian to the mix of personalities on that show, and hilarity and outrageous clips show up on YouTube to generate publicity.


Related Topix: The View, Entertainment, America, Drama Movies

The Washington Post

Q&A with Roger Guenveur Smith on a Rodney Kinga

Actor and solo performer Roger Guenveur Smithlikes his topics hot. His one-man stage shows include "A Huey P. Newton Story" and "Frederick Douglass Now," while his screen credits include Spike Lee joints and Steven Soderbergh's "K Street," the D.C. insider drama that came and went on HBO a decade before " House of Cards " and " Scandal " turned ... (more)


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Do the Right Thing, Comedy Movies, Get on the Bus, Roger Guenveur Smith, Spike Lee, Theater, Arts, Entertainment

'Backdraft' is very impressive

Chicago faced an extraordinary spate of violence over the 4th of July weekend. The problems that large, urban working class cities face are real and often trigger provocative movie scripts.


Related Topix: Thriller, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Backdraft, The Untouchables, Ska, Crime Movies, Celebrities, Robert De Niro, Kurt Russell, Fire

Alan Rickman to Receive 2014 Francois Truffaut Award

Actor and director ALAN RICKMAN will receive the 2014 Francois Truffaut Award on July 23 July at this year's Giffoni Experience, it was announced today by the Festival's director Claudio Gubitosi.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Sense and Sensibility, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Horror Movies, The Winter Guest, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Sweeney Todd, Something the Lord Made, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Action Movies, Adventure