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Happy Birthday Sophia Loren: Celebrating ‘Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow’

Happy Birthday Sophia Loren: Celebrating ‘Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow’

Sophia Loren turns 80 with a new book, Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow, an exhibit at the Soumay Museum in Mexico City and at the Spazio 5 cultural center in Rome

The main gate at the former German Nazi death camp of Auschwitz II .

Book Review: Lucy Beckett’s moving novel, ‘The Leaves Are Falling’

CHICAGO, August 28, 2014 − Lucy Beckett may be a retired English literature professor, but she definitely doesn’t write like one. Fresh off of her success with “Postcard from a Volcano,” Beckett has crafted another work of engaging historical fiction sure to capture the admiration of fans of the genre. What is contained within her

Taxpayer film incentives: North Carolina and California traveling in different directions.

North Carolina cuts Hollywood fat cats down to size

WASHINGTON, August 27, 2014 – A variety of news sources reported this week the somewhat surprising news that North Carolina is phasing out its once generous tax incentives for movie producers to film in the Tar Heel State. North Carolina’s lavish tax incentives have for years been drawing major productions to abandon the tax hell

2010 public domain photo of Robin Williams entertaining U.S. troops in Iraq.

BREAKING: Robin Williams an apparent suicide at 63

MARIN COUNTY, Calif., August 11, 2012 − Famed actor and comedian Robin Williams was found dead earlier today, the result of an apparent suicide attempt. The following official statement from Marin County officials relating to the time of death and probable cause is reprinted here verbatim: On August 11, 2014, at approximately 11:55 a.m, Marin County Communications

Actress Megan Fox confronts the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ score Cowabunga box office

HOLLYWOOD, August 10, 2014 – Cowabunga, dudes! Paramount’s just-released “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” action film looks to be on track for an estimated $28.7 million opening box office weekend. That’s not going to knock off the legendary takes of earlier summer blockbusters like Marvel-Disney’s second “Captain America” installment. But it’s impressive enough that Paramount has already announced

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Menahem Golan, producer Death Wish, dies at age 85

August 8, 2014 – Menahem Golan’s, the legendary producer behind the Death Wish sequels and such 1970s and ’80s Cannon Films actioners as The Delta Force the Lou Ferrigno-led Hercules has died. He was outside his home in the city of Jaffa when he lost consciousness. He was 85. The Israeli cinema pioneer and filmmaker was behind more than 200 films of films

Screenshot of scene from Universal's new "Fifty Shades of Grey" trailer.

Just out: Hot new trailer for ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ (video)

HOLLYWOOD, July 24, 2014 – Universal released today its first trailer for “Fifty Shades Of Grey,” the sexy, much-anticipated film that’s based on E.L. James’ eponymous blockbuster book. James’ erotic novel has sold over 100 million copies, and the studio is hoping to spin the turnstiles for the new movie, scheduled for what Deadline Hollywood