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New ANNIE Movie Social Media Image Released

More colorful new social media images have been released this month to promote the forthcoming big screen edition of beloved family-friendly musical ANNIE and are now available to view in anticipation of the film's December release.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Family, Musical Movies, Annie, Celebrities, Rap, Jay-Z, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

6 hrs ago | ETonline

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, History Movies, 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

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Sunday Herald

Hollywood star prepares for the Fringe pressure cooker

ANNE Archer certainly brings the allure of Hollywood stardom to the bijou Edinburgh Hotel in which she's taking tea and talking up her latest project.


Related Topix: Fatal Attraction, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Patriot Games, Anne Archer, Stanley & Iris, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Western, Family, War Movies, Cat Ballou, Coming Home

Francis Ford Coppola Sent Gary Oldman 'Sex' Coffin For Dracula Role

Moviemaker Francis Ford Coppola gave his Bram Stoker's Dracula star Gary Oldman a coffin to help him prepare to play a 300-year-old vampire.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Celebrities, Gary Oldman

Eva Mendes' pregnancy was 'unplanned'

Eva Mendes' pregnancy was reportedly "unplanned". The 40-year-old actress is expecting her first child with boyfriend Ryan Gosling, 33, but the baby news allegedly came as a complete shock to the couple.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Hitch, Eva Mendes, Hot Chicks, Entertainment

KOLD-TV Tucson

Your Week in Music: Shania Twain says adieu to Vegas

The residency was a time that she calls a "rediscovery for my love of performing" after a multi-year hiatus from music.


Related Topix: Music!, Shania Twain, Country, George Harrison, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Entomology, Science

Ain't It Cool News

Scream and Shout: Quint takes a look at Friday the 13th rip-off the Final Terror (1983)

Ahoy, squirts! Quint here with the latest Scream and Shout column. If you're new 'round these parts, Scream and Shout takes a detailed look at the Blu-Ray releases of Shout Factory and its horror arm Scream Factory.


Related Topix: Thriller, Crime Movies, Western, Drama Movies, The Fugitive, Action Movies, Joe Pantoliano, War Movies, Southern Comfort

He's Coming Home! Constantine Maroulis Will Return to His Tony-Nominated Role in Rock of Ages

Tony Award nominee and "American Idol" finalist Constantine Maroulis returns to the smash hit musical Rock of Ages as Drew on Monday, August 4, 2014 for a limited 12-week engagement through October 26, 2014.


Related Topix: Rock of Ages, Theater, Game Show, American Idol, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, War Movies, Drama Movies, Coming Home, Arts


A Minute With: Jon Voight on his second act, on smaller screen

When Jon Voight joined the growing list of top-flight film actors on television last year as a small-time Boston gangster on drama "Ray Donovan," he felt the role of the aging family patriarch take him back to his early days as a character actor.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, War Movies, Drama Movies, Coming Home, Celebrities, Jon Voight

The Indian Express

Mahatma Gandhi statue to be part of Parliament Square, UK

Philip Jackson, a British sculptor will create a larger-than-life bronze sculpture of the global icon of peace and non-violence.


Related Topix: London, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Mahatma Gandhi

DVD Times


DVD Video Review: A live recording of the Globe Theatre's 2013 production of Shakespeare's Macbeth, directed by Eve Best, starring Joseph Millson and Samantha Spiro.


Related Topix: Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Music!, Thriller, History Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Macbeth

Tue Jul 22, 2014


'The Best Man Wedding' Already Has A 2016 Release Date

We knew the third installment of The Best Man was coming, but we didn't know how soon.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Adventure, The Best Man, Wedding

George Harrison tree dies ironic death; Spotify seeks to make MTV musical again; 'SLC...

George Harrison tree felled by beetles: From the irony desk this morning: the George Harrison Memorial Tree, a 10-foot pine planted in Los Angeles's Griffith Park a decade ago in honor of the late Beatle, has been killed by beetles.


Related Topix: Music!, Spotify, George Harrison, Music, Entertainment

it's Only a Play, Starring Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick, Already Drawing Top Dollar

The New York Post writes that the upcoming revival of Tony winner Terrence McNally 's IT'S ONLY A PLAY has already drawn $5.5 million before its opening on Broadway this fall, more than any other show so far.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Jack


Top 10 Will Smith films

Willard Christopher Smith Jr. was born on Sept. 25, 1968 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


Related Topix: Will Smith, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Independence Day, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Philadelphia, PA, Rap, DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince

The Weekend Warrior: Lucy, Hercules, And So It Goes

As we arrive at the end of July with just one month to go in the summer, this weekend is going to be one more test of whether starpower makes a difference when it comes to box office hits as we have two action movies featuring top stars as well as a smaller box office comedy starring two Oscar-winning actors who have never appeared in a movie ... (more)


Related Topix: Indie, Hercules, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, The Island, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Scarlett Johansson, Iron Man 2, Pain & Gain, Entertainment

Brooke Shields Writing Book About Her Mother

The actress/model shot to fame as a child star under the guidance of her mum Teri, who managed her daughter and helped her land provocative jobs including a role as a young prostitute in 1978 film Pretty Baby and a series of sexy Calvin Klein adverts as a teen.


Related Topix: Pretty Baby, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Brooke Shields, Celebrities

Dallas Morning News

Texas Faith: What's the best religious movie ever?

Summer is the season of blockbusters on the big screen, so this week, let's go to the movies.


Related Topix: Hollywood, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Cecil B. DeMille, Theater, Arts, St. Jo, TX, Red


Hilary Swank, Ed Helms to star in Alejandro Gonzales Inarritu's 'One Percent' TV drama

Acclaimed director Alejandro Gonzales Inarritu will be the latest Hollywood helmer to make the transition to the small screen.


Related Topix: The Hangover, The Office, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Drama Movies, Boys Don't Cry, Ed Helms, Hilary Swank

National Public Radio

London Through The Eyes Of Dickens In 'The Victorian City'

In September 1777, Samuel Johnson declared to his friend James Boswell, "When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life."


Related Topix: London, Documentary Movies, Europe, Essex County, England, Drama Movies, United Kingdom, World News, Greater London County, England