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  • Mark Hamill Finally Opens Up About Star Wars 7

    Although we’re still yet to see Luke Skywalker in ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’, he’s finally opened up about his return to the galaxy far, far away. During an interview with Famous Monsters of Filmland, the 64-year-old Jedi finally spoke about ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’… and gave us a hint of…

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  • Why ‘Sanjay’s Super Team’ is a new kind of short film for Pixar

    “Sanjay’s Super Team,” Pixar's new short film paired with “The Good Dinosaur,” is a very personal tale of intergenerational differences from director Sanjay Patel. The short, along with books he's written and illustrated, have been his way to embrace his Indian parents' culture and Hindu rituals.

  • TiVo Reports Record Sub Growth As It Starts To Look For A New CEO

    TiVo’s had a hard time persuading Wall Street that there’s still a place for its DVRs in an increasingly competitive market for TV boxes. But its just-released report for the quarter ending in October, and plans for 2016, may help a little. The company reported the biggest-ever net increase in its…

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    The Making of 'The Good Dinosaur,’ Frame by Frame (6 photos)

    Pixar generally takes many years to make its movies, because in animation, every single frame needs to be planned and manufactured from scratch. It’s arguably even more complicated for computer animation, because of all the steps required to build, manipulate, and polish the characters and…

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  • ‘Superstore’ Review: America Ferrera NBC Comedy Proves Big Not Better

    There's a new big box coming to the small screen, but it might not have everything you need. Debuting at 10 PM November 30 with a special two-episode preview right after The Voice , NBC’s  Superstore provides the return to primetime of America Ferrera. And while the Ugly Betty and How to…

  • Shaken, Not Stirred: 6 Brand Lessons from Bond

    With the new Bond film Spectre newly released, many of us are gripped with anticipation and what the next instalment holds. So what brand lessons can we learn from big film franchises like Bond that we can apply to our businesses? Consistency keeps us coming back for more. There's a standard of…

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  • HBO Sets January Premiere For ‘Sesame Street’

    The Big Bird watching on premium cable is less than two months away. HBO will be sweepin’ the clouds away starting January 16 as  Sesame Street  changes addresses after 45 years on PBS. Two new episodes of the iconic preschooler series will bow back-to-back with its new half-hour format, new…

  • SAG-AFTRA Executive’s Daughter Reported Missing

    Los Angeles police are asking for the public’s help in finding Reyna Danielle Johnson-Calderon, who was reported missing Monday after leaving her home in Sherman Oaks about 9 AM Friday. The daughter of SAG-AFTRA executive Anna Calderon left without telling anyone and also left behind her car,…

  • Why It Makes Sense For Time Warner To Invest In Hulu

    Rumor has it that Time Warner wants to invest in Hulu. Here's why it makes sense for industry and consumers.

  • 5 Tips to Reach Your Goals!

    Hi everyone, you probably still remember the movie 'groundhog day'. Bill Murray realizes that every morning is the start of the same day. Things just never seem to change...Somehow new year's resolutions remind me to this movie. In just about five weeks from now, statistically 40-50 percent of our…

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  • Chiwetel Ejiofor on Doctor Strange and the Mania of Benedict Cumberbatch’s Fans

    Perhaps it's fitting that in director Billy Ray's time-spanning thriller Secret in Their Eyes , Chiwetel Ejiofor plays a dogged FBI investigator pursuing one unsolved murder case for 13 years: After all, Ejiofor's Hollywood career started 13 years ago, too, after his star-making role in 2002's …
  • After a Rough Film Year, Can Kevin Tsujihara Lead Warner Bros. Back to the Top?

    When Kevin Tsujihara ascended to the top executive suite at Warner Bros. Entertainment, he inherited a gold-plated legacy. For decades, the fabled studio of Humphrey Bogart and Bette Davis maintained its dominance in the Hollywood pecking order, and held the promise of staying there — in recent…

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    FIRST TIME EVER! Deepika Padukone And Ranbir Kapoor’s Hot Tamasha On A Train (16 photos)

    Currently, Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone are on a Tamasha promotional spree and this time the duo are trying out something new! The actors along with director Imtiaz Ali abandoned the convenient flight service and embarked on a train journey from Mumbai to Delhi for the promotion of the highly…

  • DiCaprio, Iñárritu discuss the brutal 'Revenant' shoot

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Filming the harrowing wilderness epic "The Revenant" was like "rock climbing without a rope," director Alejandro González Iñárritu told a robust crowd on Monday at one of the first public screenings of the film.

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  • Watch the Religious Ad That Will Not Play Before ‘Star Wars’

    The ad was commissioned by the Church of England.

  • Alien 5 Will Still Happen, Says Star Michael Biehn

    Neill Blomkamp's sequel will ignore everything made after Aliens.

  • Box Office: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' On Track For Huge, Possibly Record-Breaking Opening

    'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' image courtesy of Walt Disney Well, we got the early tracking estimates for Star Wars: The Force Awakens this morning, and it looks like we’re looking at one of the biggest opening weekends of all time, if not the biggest. Initial tracking reports for upcoming…

  • The Emotional Journey Of Watching 'Star Wars' With Your Kid For The First Time

    For a "Star Wars"-loving parent, the first time you watch the original movie with your kid is a very big deal. In this new video from How To Be A Dad, Andy Herald introduces his 6-year-old son to "Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope" and films his adorable reaction throughout the viewing. Their…

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