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  1. Unbroken a tortuous tale of enduranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Georgia Straight

    If you're wondering which Angelina Jolie directed Unbroken , it's not the firecracker we saw in Gia or the one who turned her marriage to Billy Bob Thornton into goth performance art. It's the serious-minded global ambassador who knows she's out of her league so she keeps her head down and just tries to do good work.


  2. Reese Witherspoon Says Divorce From Ryan Phillippe Caused Career SlumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Switched

    Reese Witherspoon was at the peak of her career after winning an Oscar for her role in "Walk The Line" in 2006, but her personal life was at an all-time low. Just months after receiving the award for Best Actress, she and then-husband Ryan Phillippe announced their separation.


  3. Maltz Jupiter Theatre's the Wiz Begins Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 |

    Join Dorothy in an adventure with her lovable friends as they journey to meet the Wizard in the Tony Award-winning Broadway sensation The Wiz! This January, ease on down the road with the spirited rock gospel and soul musical based on the beloved classic The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, January 13 through February 1 at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre.


  4. Hildene recreates holiday morning 100 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Bennington Banner

    MANCHESTER >> The Lincoln Family Home at Hildene has prepared to welcome visitors as if they were coming home on Christmas Eve in 1912 - with music, firelight and holiday tasks left half-finished, as though put down to welcome a friend. "Because we are also an historic site, it is important that our stories are accurate," said Laine Dunham, vice president and creative director.


  5. 's 10 Best Films of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 |

    It's so timely that it almost hurts to watch it. Watch the trailer for Nightcrawler here .


  6. Big Eyes wide shutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Creative Loafing

    Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski are the gents who wrote the script for director Tim Burton's excellent 1994 feature Ed Wood - not to mention Milos Forman's 1996 controversy The People vs. Larry Flynt and his underrated 1999 effort Man on the Moon - so they may not exactly be the good-to guys when it comes to stories that remain committed to historical accuracy. After all, Ed Wood included not only a scene in which Hollywood great Orson Welles had a friendly chat with Hollywood hack Wood, it also contained a sequence in which Wood and his entourage attended a standing-room-only premiere screening for Plan 9 from Outer Space .


  7. Slim cinematic pickin'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | San Diego CityBEAT

    Big Eyes : Tim Burton's film tells the story of Margaret Keane , a 1960s housewife who allows her conman of a husband to take credit for her exceptionally popular paintings. Pioneer : A reckless deep-sea diver takes on a dangerous mission and gets in over his head during the Norwegian oil boom of the 1980s.


  8. TV highlights this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Cape Cod Times

    SUNDAY: You're invited to join the Von Trapp clan during the annual holiday airing of "The Sound of Music," for the first time in a sing-along version. This is the "real" one with Julie Andrews, not the live one with Carrie Underwood.


  9. Legendary Louisville writer wishes Muhammad Ali a Merry ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Here at Christmas, I am thinking about the most famous Muslim in the world. It is because he is sick and I am worried about him.


  10. Hollywood Inside and Out: December 24, 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | South Florida Blade

    "I want Allison Williams as a boy to take my gay virginity." - Zach Braff chimes in with his positive comments about the latest Peter Pan.


  11. Boxing greats lose their last fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The New Zealand Herald

    Jimmy Ellis fights Leotis Martin in Texas in 1967. Ellis was described by George Foreman as a natural boxer.


  12. BWW TV: Watch Betty Buckley Sing 'Body and Soul' from GhostlightRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 |

    That chemistry, forged from a decades-long friendship, will be evident in Buckley's shows at the Pub. "All great art comes from the edge, not a place of comfort," commented Burnett.


  13. Top 10 Jake Gyllenhaal filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | TheCelebrityCafe

    The Golden Globe nominees for 2015 were announced a little over a week ago and one of the nominees for Best Actor in a Motion Picture for the Drama category is actor Jake Gyllenhaal. His nomination is for his recent film Nightcrawler, who finds himself in the world of crime journalism.


  14. SelmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | RollingStone

    Failure to indict white police in the killing of unarmed black men in Ferguson, Missouri, and Staten Island has nothing and everything to do with Selma, Ava DuVernay's provocative probe into Martin Luther King Jr.'s landmark 1965 voting-rights march from Selma, Alabama, to the state capitol in Montgomery. The sad fact is that racial injustice is timelier than ever.


  15. 'Die Hard': Where are they now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | SFGate

    What gets you in the holiday mood better than "Die Hard?" Yippie-ka-yay ... you know the rest. The original "Die Hard" premiered in 1988 and made $81,350,242 in the United States.


  16. Muhammad Alia s condition a vastly improvedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | KDXY-FM Jonesboro

    The condition of Muhammad Ali has "vastly improved" since he was admitted to the hospital over the weekend with a mild case of pneumonia and doctors hope to discharge the boxing legend soon, a spokesman said on Monday. "The Ali family continues to request privacy and appreciates all of the prayers and well wishes," spokesman Bob Gunnell said.


  17. Dear Angelina: Thoughts on "Cleopatra"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Chicago Sun-Times

    The new version of "Annie" is fashionably artificial and not very well directed, but its unabashed good cheer is very welcome. Filmmaker Mike Leigh's biography of the landscape painter J.M.W. Turner is what critics call "austere"-which means it's slow and grim and deliberately hard to love-yet "The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty.


  18. 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' To Premiere At The Berlin Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 |

    Highly anticipated erotic drama Fifty Shades of Grey is set to make its debut at the 65th Berlin International Film Festival in Berlin, Germany on February 11, two days ahead of its U.S. release on Friday, Feb. 13, just in time for Valentine's Day weekend. The film's stars, Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson , along with director Sam Taylor-Johnson , are expected to attend the premiere.


  19. 8 Movies Are Coming Out Christmas Day - Here Are The Ones You Should SeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Silicon Alley Insider

    If you're heading to theaters, and aren't sure what to see, we've compiled which films are worth checking out and which you should wait for on DVD. Based on a true life story, the World War II movie follows former track star Louis Zamperini as he spends over two years in Japanese prisoner of war camps after surviving a plane crash.


  20. Beyond 'The Interview': A short list of films banned for political reasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Los Angeles Times

    A photo from Charlie Chaplin's 1940 send-up of Adolf Hitler, "The Great Dictator." The film was one of many that have been banned in countries around the world for political reasons.