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Jack Nicholson Talks Bras With January Jones

July 30th, 2009 No comments

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The best part of Interview magazine is always the feature article where one celebrity will interview another. It’s sort of like a better version of that irritating Sundance Channel show Iconoclasts (watch this clip of Mike Myers interviewing Deepak Chopra and you’ll know what I mean). Read more…

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‘The Wolfman’ A Real Horror Story For Universal

July 30th, 2009 No comments

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The release date for Universal’s The Wolfman, starring Benicio Del Toro and Emily Blunt, has been pushed back for the third time. The remake of the classic Bela Lugosi horror pic was scheduled to open November 6, but the studio feared competition from New Moon, the highly anticipated Read more…

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Men’s Magazines Are OutFoxed; Planning A Blackout Day For The ‘Transformers’ Star

July 30th, 2009 No comments

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Chances are if you have a subscription to GQ, Maxim or Esquire, you’ve been seeing a lot of Megan Fox lately. The Transformers hottie has been a fixture on the covers of most men’s magazines for months on end. Read more…

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Fox Previews ‘Glee’

July 30th, 2009 No comments

A new clip from the Fox series Glee has surfaced in order to generate excitement for the upcoming season. It’s as silly and aimless as the pilot, which premiered to low ratings and lukewarm reviews after Read more…

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Indies To Sink Your Fangs Into

July 30th, 2009 No comments

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I was walking through Old Town the other day and stumbled across this marquee outside of Pipers Alley which is right next to Second City on North and Wells. Is this selection a none-too-subtle allusion to the current vampire craze? If so, then people purchasing tickets for Soul Power expecting a fantastical romp about blood-suckers starring Keanu Reeves will be sorely disappointed.

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California’s Budget Cuts: The Good, The Bad And The ‘Ugly Betty’

July 30th, 2009 No comments

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On Monday, amidst all of the confusion, turmoil and anger surrounding California’s budget crisis, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger announced who the first recipients of a brand new tax credit will be. And no, it won’t be going to programs that help low-income families without health insurance, developmentally Read more…

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Chelsea Handler On Top After Signing Three Year Deal With E!

July 29th, 2009 No comments

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These billboards for Chelsea Lately, which have sprung up in just about every Chicago neighborhood, portray a feisty woman with a whole lotta confidence. That’s perfect for Chelsea Handler, E!’s reigning talk show queen. Since 2006, “The Sharpest Tongue In Late Night” has been quietly building a devoted fanbase and solidifying her persona as Tinseltown’s leggiest, brashest, most sarcastic gossip hound. Read more…

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Sam Raimi To Direct ‘World Of Warcraft’ Movie

July 28th, 2009 No comments

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Blizzard Entertainment, the company behind World of Warcraft, has announced that the hugely popular interactive, multi-player game will finally be made into a movie. The project, which has been stalled since it was first announced in 2006, will undoubtedly have an enormous built-in fanbase, as more than Read more…

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George Lucas Presents A New ‘Star Wars’ Musical Road Show

July 28th, 2009 No comments

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George Lucas has found yet another way to milk his beloved Star Wars franchise. This October, a musical theatre version of all six movies will be hitting the road for a forty stop tour throughout North America. The show, titled “Star Wars: In Concert”, will feature clips galore, accompanied by Read more…

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The Business: ‘Twilight: A New Dawn for Summit’

July 27th, 2009 No comments

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This weeks The Business from KCRW: “Twilight gave a faltering new movie studio an extreme makeover. We talk with Rob Friedman, the chief of Summit Entertainment.”

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