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  1. Filmmaker Catherine Hardwicke: It's better to 'prep' than 'fix'Read the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Canada.com

    Director Catherine Hardwicke is joining a Directors Guild of Canada Master Class hosted by the Vancouver International Film Festival on Saturday, Aug 6. [PNG Merlin Archive] From skateboarding film Lords of Dogtown to the worldwide phenomenon that became Twilight, Catherine Hardwicke has had her hands on every aspect of film production. Learning the ropes as a production designer on films by Richard Linklater and David O. Russell , she garnered a Guinness World Record for the biggest opening in film history by a female director for Twilight.


  2. 'Westworld': Premiere Date for HBO's Sci-Fi Series ConfirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Collider

    Our own Haleigh Foutch is covering all things TCA 2016 today, including lots of news out of the HBO portion of the event. We've already brought you confirmation that the eighth season of the network's ratings spectacular Game of Thrones will be its final run .


  3. HBO Announces Premiere Date for WestworldRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IGN

    Casey Bloys, HBO's president of programming, announced the premiere date today at the TCA press tour. Westworld is written and executive produced by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy , and provides a fresh take on Michael Crichton's 1973 film Westworld.


  4. HBO Officially Reveals the Westworld Premiere DateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | DreadCentrol.com

    HBO's "Westworld" has gone through a few ups and downs on its way to the airwaves; but finally, during the network's presentation to the Television Critics Association today, the show's premiere date was revealed! You'll be able to see it beginning Sunday, October 2nd. "Inspired" by the film written and directed by Michael Crichton, "Westworld" is a dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the future of sin.


  5. 'Westworld' & 'Insecure' To DebutRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Access Hollywood

    "Westworld," from Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, based on the motion picture from Michael Crichton, will debut on Sunday, Oct. 2 at 9 PM ET/PT, HBO announced on Saturday at the Television Critics Association Summer Tour. Anthony Hopkins, Evan Rachel Wood, Ed Harris, James Marsden and Thandie Newton are among the show's stars.


  6. TCA: HBO's 'Westworld' lives up to its hypeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Hastings Tribune

    ... site), the ambitious series will live up to hopes. "Westworld" expands on the 1973 Michael Crichton movie about a Western theme park whose android inhabitants begin going rogue. That's also the setup for HBO's "Westworld," with a cast including ...


  7. Bill Maher's - Real Time' Renewed by HBO Through 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    Additionally, the pay-TV network unveiled premiere dates for the upcoming "Westworld" and "Divorce." The first is set for Sunday, Oct. 2, the latter will debut one week later.


  8. Somerset Rebels battle way to victory over Berwick BanditsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Exmouth Journal

    Not for the first time in recent weeks, the 'Cases' Somerset Rebels had a fight on their hands in the early stages of a meeting, writes Dave Thompson. The major difference between previous week's and Friday's encounter was that the Berwick Bandits did not head the Rebels at any point during the evening; having said that, they did everything but, as they held the home side to just one heat advantage in the first seven races.


  9. The lives and deaths of Three Kings of Hollywood: Tyrone Power, Clark Gable and Errol FlynnRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

    Welcome everyone for our weekly look back at the stars and films of yesteryear and this time I recall three Hollywood legends who once drove along Shenley Road in Borehamwood. Alas, two have faded from memory for younger people, whilst one still remains a recognisable name nearly 60 years after his demise.


  10. Hollywood IdolsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KQED

    This series presents 14 biographies of film superstars. Each installment features memorable film clips and intimate interviews with friends and relatives, providing both professional and personal perspectives on the sometimes controversial lives and careers of Hollywood legends.


  11. Matt Damon returns to 'Jason Bourne'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WKBT

    Matt Damon has been famous nearly from the start of his career thanks to a star-making, award-winning role in 1997's "Good Will Hunting." But it wasn't until Damon became Jason Bourne, a role to which he returns this weekend in the aptly-named "Jason Bourne," that he was reborn at the box office.


  12. Constance Wu on 'whitewashing'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CNN

    The makers of 2016's "Gods of Egypt" came under fire for showcasing a mostly white cast that includes Danish actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, left, and Australian actor Brenton Thwaites alongside Scotsman Gerard Butler. Amid intense criticism, director Alex Proyas issued an apology, saying, "it is clear that our casting choices should have been more diverse."


  13. Photo Flash: Vintage Theatre Presents Frankie and Johnnie in Claire de LuneRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Vintage Theatre presents "Frankie and Johnny in Claire de Lune" July 29- September 4, Vintage Theatre, 1468 Dayton St., Aurora 80010. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; Sundays at 2:30 p.m.; Monday, August 15 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $24 - $30 and available online at www.vintagetheatre.org or by calling 303-856-7830 .


  14. Son Replaces Family Photos With Steve Buscemi to Prank ParentsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | ABC News

    Kevin Manion of Wisconsin replaced family photos around his house with pictures of Steve Buscemi. In a viral tweet, his sister shared the photos and said their mother still hadn't noticed.


  15. Jeff Bridges Wants to See Two Sequels to 'The Big Lebowski'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Collider

    ... carried a certain kind of weight. That was the case during a recent press event for Hell or High Water , the new neo-Western that he stars in alongside Chris Pine and Ben Foster , when he was asked about his opinion of John Turturro 's plan to make ...


  16. Homeland to have a female president in new seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    Wishful thinking perhaps but there will be a woman in the Oval Office for the upcoming sixth season of political thriller, Homeland . 46-year-old actress Elizabeth Marvel, who has previously appeared in the Coen Brothers' 2010 remake of True Grit and their espionage send-up Burn After Reading in 2008, will play President Elect Elizabeth Keane, who is described as "bright, charming, lively, and blunt" and by the sound of that surname, Irish-American.


  17. The Busc Is Loose! Find Out What Happened When One Man Slowly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | People

    Steve Buscemi now has a second home in Wisconsin. The 58-year-old actor, best known for starring in Fargo and Boardwalk Empire , was unwittingly the key player in a hilarious prank that's captured the Internet's attention.


  18. Here's What's Coming to Netflix in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Collider

    This coming Monday brings a familiar happening: the beginning of a new cycle of additions and subtractions to the Netflix library. And though I'm still a bit disappointed by Netflix's new model of pumping all money into original programming and spending very little on maintaining a catalogue of great movies, this month is not nearly as dire a situation as July was.


  19. Will Smith Made the Most Epic Tonight Show Entrance EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Time

    Will Smith stopped by The Tonight Show Thursday to promote his new film, Suicide Squad . Host Jimmy Fallon gave him a great introduction, touting his many awards and nominations and the audience responded by giving the actor, rapper and Wild Wild West apologist a standing ovation.


  20. Restaurant ReviewAt Cin Bistro, Have Dinner and a Movie in High ...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Sarasota Magazine

    Now you can enjoy two of life's pleasures - dinner and a movie - in one comfortable Sarasota space: the new CinBistro in Westfield Southgate mall. The experience is similar to dining from a TV table at home while you watch something on HBO, but it's much more luxurious.