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Owen Wilson Comedy Hall Pass Leads Weak Box Office Friday

Feb 26th, 2011 | By
Owen Wilson Comedy Hall Pass Leads Weak Box Office Friday

The Owen Wilson comedy Hall Pass led a weak box office Friday, taking in an estimated $4.6 million from 3,500 screens at 2,950 locations. The Nicholas Cage action film Drive Angry came in ninth with $1.6 million. Holdovers rounded out the other top 10 spots, with Disney’s Gnomeo and Juliet expected to climb to the
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Dame Elizabeth Taylor Hospitalized

Feb 12th, 2011 | By
Dame Elizabeth Taylor Hospitalized

Elizabeth Taylor, the 78-year old Oscar winning actress, was admitted to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles “suffering from symptoms caused by congestive heart failure, an ongoing condition,” according to her spokesperson Sally Morrison. The statement added, “this issue is being addressed. She is currently being kept in the hospital for monitoring.” Her family asked
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Chris, Dude, You’re Going to Hollywood

Jan 27th, 2011 | By
Chris, Dude, You’re Going to Hollywood

Chris Medina wants to be the next American Idol. Whether or not he makes it, his story has touched the hearts of the judges as well as the country. The young man and his fiancee, Juliana Ramos, had planned to marry in 2009 after a two-year engagement. Just two months before the wedding, Juliana suffered
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The One Ronnie’s Take on Technology

Jan 24th, 2011 | By
The One Ronnie’s Take on Technology

“My Blackberry is Not Working” is a sketch from BBC’s The One Ronnie show, written by Dawson Bros, and starring Ronnie Corbett and Harry Enfield. A few of the terms may need a bit of explanation, so here are some definitions: Blackberry is a line of smartphones from the Canadian company Research In Motion (RIM).
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The 42nd New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival Announces Lineup

Jan 20th, 2011 | By
The 42nd New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival Announces Lineup

The 42nd New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival announced the music lineup for the 2011 Festival. The festival will take place April 29 – May 1 and May 5 – 8 on twelve stages of virtually every style of roots music. The lineup includes: Arcade Fire, Bon Jovi, Jimmy Buffett, Kid Rock, John Mellencamp, Wilco,
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When I Grow Up – A New Picture Book by Weird Al Yankovic

Jan 18th, 2011 | By
When I Grow Up – A New Picture Book by Weird Al Yankovic

“Weird Al” Yankovic launching first-ever children’s picture book at Princeton Barnes & Noble Feb 1 Best known as a pop music satirist, “Weird Al” Yankovic launches his first children’s book filled with virtuoso wordplay, irresistible rhythm, and laugh-out-loud humor. Readers of all ages are invited to this special event! “Weird Al” Yankovic, best known as
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Kathryn Grayson’s Granddaughter Reprises Role in “Kiss Me Kate”

Jan 8th, 2011 | By
Kathryn Grayson’s Granddaughter Reprises Role in “Kiss Me Kate”

Kristin Towers-Rowles Stars in “Kiss Me Kate” Kathryn Grayson played “Kate” in “Kiss Me Kate” in the 1953 movie musical. Now, 58 years later, her granddaughter will play the same role, live on stage for a limited engagement with a large ensemble cast in a beautiful 1931 art deco theater. For Kristin Towers-Rowles, this will
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Watch People’s Choice Awards Live on the Internet

Jan 5th, 2011 | By
Watch People’s Choice Awards Live on the Internet

Watch People’s Choice Awards Online – 2011 Peoples Choice Awards Live Internet Broadcast Here’s how to watch award shows like the People’s Choice on the Internet via live streaming feed. View another fabulous night of spectacular entertainment when you watch the 2011 People’s Choice Awards online Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011. This 37th edition of the
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Final Harry Potter Film Delayed

Jan 4th, 2011 | By
Final Harry Potter Film Delayed

Final Potter flick put on hold Harry Potter fans are going to have to wait a few months later than expected for the final film in the boy wizard franchise. It was earlier this week that Warner Brothers pictures have decided to put the final Harry Potter film on hold. Fans are going to have
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Titanic Museum Attraction Hosting World-Class Ice Carving Competition

Jan 3rd, 2011 | By
Titanic Museum Attraction Hosting World-Class Ice Carving Competition

Titanic Museum Attraction Prepares for World-Class Ice Carving Competition Saturday, January 22, 2011 World-class professional ice sculptors from around the globe will compete at the Titanic Museum Attraction in Pigeon Forge this month as part of the museum’s amazing kick-off to 2011. This unique, family-oriented special event at the World’s Largest Titanic Museum Attraction is
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