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Dramatic 'Mr. Church' lures Eddie Murphy back to the screen

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 11:25am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — You would think that being a comic legend, an Oscar-nominee and starring in some of Hollywood's greatest blockbusters would mean having an abundance of scripts to choose from.

Iran nominates Farhadi's "The Salesman" for 2017 Oscar

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 6:04am
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran has nominated a film by the country's Oscar-winning director Asghar Farhadi for the next Academy Awards.

Novelist W.P. Kinsella, author of 'Shoeless Joe,' dies at 81

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 11:33pm
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Canadian novelist W.P. Kinsella, who blended magical realism and baseball in the book that became the smash hit film "Field of Dreams," has died. He was 81.

'Virginia Woolf' playwright Edward Albee dies at age 88

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 7:45pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Three-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee, who challenged theatrical convention in masterworks such as "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" and "A Delicate Balance," died Friday, his personal assistant said. He was 88.

Mel Gibson's girlfriend pregnant with star's 9th child

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 5:37pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mel Gibson is preparing to be a dad for the ninth time.

Reiner says those who support Trump aiding racism.

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 3:17pm
TORONTO (AP) — Filmmaker and actor Rob Reiner says those who support Donald Trump for president are aiding and abetting racism.

Ben Stiller and Alek Wek stand with refugees

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 2:35pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Actor Ben Stiller and supermodel Alek Wek are standing with refugees.

'Fifty Shades' trailer breaks 'Force Awakens' record online

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 12:57pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — People might be a little more curious about "Fifty Shades Darker " than "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," at least according to trailer views online. The ad for the steamy sequel to "Fifty Shades of Grey"…

Paul Walker's brother talks return of 'Furious' character

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 12:11pm
The character played by late Fast and Furious franchise star Paul Walker could be making a return.

New film shows how The Beatles helped fight segregation

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 9:41am
LONDON (AP) — Music aside, the true power of The Beatles wasn't the volume of their fans or the popularity of their hairstyles — it was the pull of their politics.

Bill Murray to tend bar at son's Brooklyn restaurant

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 9:00am
NEW YORK (AP) — Some lucky bar goers in New York will see a familiar face serving drinks this weekend as Bill Murray is set to tend bar at his son's Brooklyn restaurant.

Movie review: Humane 'Snowden' is Oliver Stone's best film in 20 years

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 8:00am
Snowden may symbolize different things for different people, but “Snowden” refuses to see him as just a symbol.

Henry Cavill's manager says new Superman movie in works

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 6:48am
The manager for "Man of Steel" star Henry Cavill says a new standalone sequel to the Superman film is in the works.

Famed Turkish actor Tarik Akan dies after cancer battle

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 5:53am
ISTANBUL (AP) — Tarik Akan, an acclaimed Turkish actor who earned accolades for the controversial 1982 film "Yol," has died after a brief battle with cancer. He was 66.

Wahlberg's request for pardon over teen assaults is dropped

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 3:42pm
BOSTON (AP) — Actor Mark Wahlberg has ended his bid for a pardon for assaults he committed as a teenager in Massachusetts.

'Cry-Baby' actress Kim McGuire dead at age 60

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 1:02pm
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Kim McGuire, who played the character known as "Hatchet-Face" in the John Waters film "Cry-Baby," has died. She was 60.

Jay Z declares drug war an 'epic fail' in short film

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 11:30am
NEW YORK (AP) — Jay Z has declared the war on drugs an "epic fail" in a short film he wrote and narrated.

In 'Edge of Seventeen,' the debut of Brooks' latest protegee

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 9:49am
TORONTO (AP) — About five years ago, screenwriter Kelly Fremon Craig was on her way out of a meeting with James L. Brooks about a script she had written. Before she left, she turned around and said, "Nobody will ever…

Richard Gere helps effort to aid homeless in his NY hometown

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 8:23am
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Actor Richard Gere has given a boost to the Salvation Army in his upstate New York hometown.

Movie guide: Capsule listings, reviews of current releases

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 8:00am
Ratings by the Motion Picture Association of America are: (G) for general audiences; (PG) parental guidance urged because of material possibly unsuitable for children; (PG-13) parents are strongly cautioned to give guidance for attendance of children younger than 13; (R)…