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3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

SAW to Return to Theaters in Honor of 10th Anniversary

This Halloween, Lionsgate will celebrate the 10 thanniversary of the theatrical release of SAW, the film that kicked off the most successful horror franchise in history, by bringing it back to theaters nationwide for one week only.

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, Horror Movies, Thriller, Saw, Mystery Movies, The Conjuring, Insidious

3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

New York Times Writer to Pen Robin Williams Biography

The Hollywood Reporter reveals that New York Times writer Dave Itzkoff , who wrote Robin Williams 's obituary for the newspaper, will pen a biography on the actor.

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Related Topix: The Butler, Comedy, Mork and Mindy, Entertainment, Television, The Fisher King, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Aladdin, Jumanji, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Hook, Adventure, Musical Movies

7 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Self-deluded stage mom grabs 'The Last of Robin Hood' spotlight

Thwarted ambition and shattered dreams push actress Susan Sarandon to become the ultimate stage mother in "The Last of Robin Hood," a drama about the final fling of middle-aged matinee idol Errol Flynn and his teenage lover.

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Related Topix: Vampire News, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Pretty Baby, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Dead Man Walking, Tammy, Entertainment, Twilight, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Susan Sarandon, Animation Movies, The Adventures of Robin Hood, Family, Action Movies, Adventure

7 hrs ago | Reuters

Self-deluded stage mom grabs 'The Last of Robin Hood' spotlight

Thwarted ambition and shattered dreams push actress Susan Sarandon to become the ultimate stage mother in "The Last of Robin Hood," a drama about the final fling of middle-aged matinee idol Errol Flynn and his teenage lover.

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Related Topix: Vampire News, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Pretty Baby, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Dead Man Walking, Tammy, Entertainment, Twilight, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Susan Sarandon, Animation Movies, The Adventures of Robin Hood, Family, Action Movies, Adventure

9 hrs ago | Effingham Herald

What can Robin Williams' death teach us about suicide?

The coverage can hopefully add something constructive to the tidal wave of media attention, which The Huffington Post reported can sometimes lead to more suicides, especially among young people.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Aladdin, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Tsunami, Natural Disasters, Health, Depression

10 hrs ago | Walker Art Center

Conditioning: Typography and Moving Image

Opening sequences, title cards, interludes, subtitles, end credits: typography in cinema and television is quickly evidenced and it is never neutral.

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Related Topix: Arts, Cinema, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, The Conversation, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Reggae, Vocal, Alfred Hitchcock

14 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

Ashley Pratte: Liberals exploiting Ferguson and the death of Michael Brown

An aggregation of NH information by the staff and audience of the New Hampshire Union Leader, The Goffstown News, The Bedford Bulletin, The Hooksett Banner and The Salem Observer.

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Related Topix: New Hampshire, Goffstown, NH, Hooksett, NH, London, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Jessica Biel

17 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Recognizing identity and true love in Disney's 'Aladdin'

"Aladdin" was born in the middle of the Disney Renaissance, and its creation brought forth a unique perspective to a time where Disney was attempting to breathe new life into its animated films.

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Related Topix: Family, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Musical Movies, Aladdin

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Yahoo!

Australian tour for Beyonce/ Jay Z?

Beyonce and Jay Z have found themselves at the centre of more rumours but this time its not about the state of their marriage rather about whether or not they're coming Down Under.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Music!

WJZW-FM Washington

Keith Richards Sends Video Tribute in Honor of Chuck Berry Being Awarded Sweden's Polar Music Prize

Chuck Berry was honored Tuesday as a laureate of the 2014 Polar Music Prize , although the 87-year-old rock 'n' roll pioneer could not attend the ceremony because of illness.

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Related Topix: Music!, Rock-N-Roll, Chuck Berry, Pop/Rock, The Rolling Stones

ContactMusic.com

Penny Marshall Appeals To School Chief To Halt Cruel Dog Experiments

Veteran actress/director Penny Marshall is publicly appealing to the president of a Detroit, Michigan school to halt cruel heart experiments on dogs after learning a pooch named in honour of her character on Tv sitcom Laverne & Shirley was subjected to the traumatic treatment.

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Related Topix: Laverne and Shirley, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Sport Movies, Comedy Movies, Documentary Movies, Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World, Drama Movies, A League of Their Own, Penny Marshall, Detroit, MI

TheCelebrityCafe

Brittany Murphy Lifetime movie trailer takes murder angle

Lifetime continues its morbid streak of bringing dead celebrities back to life with made-for-TV movies.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Clueless, Brittany Murphy, Comedy, Entertainment, Television

ContactMusic.com

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley feels stupid posting selfies

Unlike most other stars, the British supermodel isn't a fan of the photo craze and only reluctantly shares pics of herself online because her fans like to see what she's doing.

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Related Topix: Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, The Expendables, Comedy Movies, Thriller, London, Crime Movies, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Jason Statham

Regina Leader Post

Highs and lows at 66th Emmy awards

TV's biggest night was marked by levity and goofy silliness, as always. It was an opportunity for weary viewers to take their minds off tragic news headlines, if only for a moment.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Breaking Bad, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Er, The Good Wife, Soap Opera, ER, Drama, Julianna Margulies

The First Post

Guys and Dolls -reviews of 'triumphant' musical revival

A revival of the Broadway musical Guys and Dolls has opened at the Chichester Festival Theatre.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Guys and Dolls, Crime Movies, Documentary Movies, Musical Movies, Jazz, Frank Loesser, Celebrities, Marlon Brando, Frank Sinatra

Cinema Blend News

This Is How Much Superman's First Comic Book Sold For

Since 2000, CGC has been grading collector's comics with the gold standard of evaluation processes.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Family, Superman, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Zap2it.com

'Good Wife's' Julianna Margulies ribs Josh Charles, throws some cable shade during 2014 Emmys win

"The Good Wife" star Julianna Margulies won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series -- which still doesn't make up for the show's snub in the best series category, but it's a good start -- and during her acceptance speech, she was both poignant and hilarious.

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Related Topix: The Good Wife, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Er, Drama Movies, Emmy Awards, ER, Soap Opera, Drama, Celebrities, Josh Charles, Julianna Margulies

Journal-Advocate

Margulies wins Emmy as best actress in drama

Julianna Margulies, the embattled lawyer, mom and mate on "The Good Wife," is the winner of her second Emmy Award for best actress in a drama series.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Er, Drama Movies, ER, The Good Wife, Soap Opera, Drama, Julianna Margulies, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Ain't It Cool News

The Vacation sequel/reboot could cast a geek and a... thunder god?

Ahoy, squirts! Quint here. It looks like that National Lampoon's Vacation reboot/but-really-a-sequel flick is back on track after a delay.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Vacation, Drama Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Thor

National Public Radio

From Carpet-Wetter To Film Icon: How Terry The Terrier Became Toto

It was the kind of moment that has defined the lives of many young performers and future stars.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, The Wizard of Oz, Adventure, Musical Movies, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Bright Eyes, Los Angeles, CA, Altadena, CA

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