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19 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

'Shawshank Redemption' Prison Celebrates Film's 20th Anniversary

The prison that Tim Robbin 's Andy Dufresne famously dug and crawled his way out of in The Shawshank Redemption may have shut its doors for good in 1990 due to overcrowding, but this weekend it is set to welcome guests as part of the film's 20th anniversary celebrations.


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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Daily Beast

Shanks For The MemoriesBy Bill Schulz

Are you institutionalized when it comes to loving these prison guys? Enjoy these Shawshank Redemption fun facts in celebration of the film's 20th anniversary.


Related Topix: Red, Celebrities, Tim Robbins, Bob Gunton, Gil Bellows

Tue Aug 26, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Fall Movie Guide: Hope after dismal summer

Now is the summer of Hollywood's discontent, made inglorious by a run of movies underperforming at the box office.


Related Topix: Dolphin Tale, Harry Connick Jr., Jazz, Celebrities, Ashley Judd, Pinellas County, FL, Movies, Entertainment

Business Wire

View Press Release

From the film: Harry Connick, Jr., Ashley Judd, Nathan Gamble, Kris Kristofferson, Cozi Zuehlsdorff, Austin Stowell, Austin Highsmith, Morgan Freeman, Bethany Hamilton and director Charles Martin Smith.


Related Topix: Dolphin Tale, Celebrities, Harry Connick Jr., Ashley Judd, Jazz, Kris Kristofferson, Country

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Al Bawaba

Lebanon loves 'Lucy'! Scarlett Johansson, Amr Waked's blockbuster tops country's box office

This image released by Universal Pictures shows Scarlett Johansson in a scene from "Lucy."


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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Cybercast News Service

FLASHBACK: Morgan Freeman on Ending Racism: - Stop Talking About...

Academy Award-winning actor Morgan Freeman, who endorsed Barack Obama for president in 2008, said that having a Black History Month was "ridiculous" and that the best way to end racism today is to "stop talking about it."


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Morgan Freeman keeps young with sex

The 77-year-old actor - who has been divorced twice - feels a healthy libido is the key to feeling youthful as he often has women younger than him complimenting him on how sexy he is.


Related Topix: Dolphin Tale, Celebrities

Wed Aug 20, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Movie addict: Sorry, I don't love 'Lucy'

Movie addict: Sorry, I don't love 'Lucy' Can a movie with Scarlett Johansson and Morgan Freeman be terrible? Unfortunately, yes.


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Stars To Study Shakespeare In New Tv Show

Morgan Freeman , Kim Cattrall and Joseph Fiennes are among the stars who have signed up to study the works of William Shakespeare in a new documentary series.


Related Topix: Dolphin Tale, Celebrities, Homeland, Entertainment, Television, David Harewood, The Sound of Music, Family, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Musical Movies


Fredrik Bond to direct London Has Fallen

The terrorism thriller will see Bond, who recently directed Shia LeBeouf drama 'Charlie Countryman', work with a host of big name stars, including Gerard Butler , Aaron Eckhart and Angela Bassett .


Related Topix: Terrorism, Olympus Has Fallen, Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Celebrities

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Auto Channel

New Peugeot 308 Stars in 'LUCY', The Latest Film by Luc Besson

August 19, 2014: Unlimited powers see Lucy driving the new PEUGEOT 308 in new film PEUGEOT 308 is Car of the Year 2014 The film 'LUCY' is in cinemas from Friday, 22nd August Starring in its first big screen role, the Car of the Year 2014 appears alongside leading actors Scarlett Johansson and Morgan Freeman in 'LUCY', Luc Besson's latest film, ... (more)


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8 books which were brilliantly adapted for the cinema

As Welsh author Katherine John's book By Any Name is adapted for the big screen, Arts Editor Karen Price chooses her favourite movies which started life as a novel I was introduced to Hitchcock's masterpiece during my GCSE Film Studies course and it remains my favourite psychological thriller of all-time.


Related Topix: Hitchcock, Psycho, Horror Movies, Thriller, Janet Leigh, Red, Celebrities, Drama Movies, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

'Olympus Has Fallen' Sequel Has a Director

Fredrik Bond, who directed the Shia LaBeouf drama Charlie Countryman, is in negotiations to direct Olympus Has Fallen sequel London Has Fallen for Millennium.


Related Topix: Olympus Has Fallen, Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Celebrities, US Secret Service, US News

Global Voices Online

Deadly Diseases, Violent Conflicts and White Saviors: Hollywood's Skewed Portrayal of Africa

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Rene Russo, Dustin Hoffman, Kevin Spacey, Tears of the Sun, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies

Psychology Today

Scarlett Johansson Film Lucy Pushes 10 Percent Brain Myth

The plot for the science fiction action thriller Lucy revolves on the myth we only use 10% of our brains.


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Al Bawaba

Amr Waked's co-star, Scarlett Johansson, gives the skinny on filming 'Lucy'

Scarlett Johansson found it "challenging" to play the central character in new film "Lucy" .


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Sun Aug 17, 2014


The Work-From-Home Kryptonite No One Can Resist

You need to wake up on time, settle into a routine and stay as far away from the TV remote - especially if there's a new season of Orange is the New Black on Netflix .


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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Star Phoenix

Column: Basking in my Shawshank Redemption redemption

Robin Williams was in the early stages of Parkinson's disease at the time of his death, his wife said Thursday.


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Tamahori set to work Charles V film

A LIST: Actor Adrien Brody and director Lee Tamahori attend a photocall to announce the new film Emperor during the Cannes Film Festival in May He's directed big name actors Morgan Freeman and Sir Anthony Hopkins and is about to work on the Charles V inspired film Emperor with Adrien Brody.


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Scarlett Johansson and Morgan Freeman discuss brain power and brawn in 'Lucy'

In the action thriller "Lucy" , Scarlett Johansson plays Lucy , a carefree American party girl in Taiwan whose life is turned upside down when she is kidnapped by a crime syndicate and given a mysterious drug against her will.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Scarlett Johansson, Hot Chicks, World News, Taiwan