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Filming Halted On 'Pirates Of Caribbean 5'

March 29th, 2015 2:39pm EDT
Producers Suspend Filming On 'Pirates' While Johnny Depp Recover
Producers on the film "Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" have suspended filming while Johnny Depp recovers from a hand injury.

The actor broke his wrist earlier this month while go-karting at a friend's private track while taking time off during filming in Australia. He was forced to fly to the United States for treatment.

Depp reportedly needs additional time to recover before he returns to work, so filming has been halted, according to the Daily Mail.

The 400 crew members have reportedly been told that shooting won't resume for at least an additional two weeks.

The fif...
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'Killing Jesus' Premieres Tonight On National Geographic

March 29th, 2015 10:57am EDT
Killing Jesus
At an advanced screening of "Killing Jesus," the movie, based on the New York Times best-seller of the same name, author and executive producer Bill O’Reilly asked the crowd of nearly 1000 guests “ How does a poor carpenter become the most famous person in civilization?”

The movie, co-produced by Ridley Scott, Oscar-nominated director of Alien, Thelma & Louise, Gladiator and Black Hawk Down, makes it world premiere on Sunday March 29, 2015 at 8:00 pm/7:00 pm central on the National Geographic Channel.

Following the screening I spoke one-on-one with O’Reilly and the film’s cast. When I as...
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Angelina Jolie Brought Her Daughters To Kids' Choice Awards

March 29th, 2015 10:48am EDT
Angelina Jolie Gives Inspiring Speech At Kids' Choice Awards
Angelina Jolie attended the 2015 Kids' Choice Awards with two of her children -- Shiloh and Zahara. The pair jumped out of their seats when their mom won the award Favorite Villian for "Maleficent."

But it was the star's acceptance speech that really got the audience cheering "Different is good. So, don't fit in. Don't sit still. Don't ever try to be less than what you are. And when someone tells you that you are different, smile and hold your head up high and be proud!"

It was Jolie's first public appearance since she had preventative surgery removing her ovaries and fallopian tubes to...
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Check Out 'Island Of Lemurs Madagascar,' On DVD, Blu-ray And Digital March 31

March 29th, 2015 5:32am EDT
Island of Lemurs
Audiences are taken on a spectacular journey to the remote and wondrous world of Madagascar in Warner Bros. film "Island of Lemurs Madagascar." Morgan Freeman narrates.

Lemurs arrived on the island country in the Indian Ocean as castaways millions of years ago and evolved into hundreds of diverse species but are now highly endangered.

Join trailblazing scientist Patricia Wright on her lifelong mission to help these strange and adorable creatures survive in the modern world.

"Island of Lemurs Madagascar" arrives on Blu-ray combo pack and Digital HD on March 31. The film includes a bonus...
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Jake Gyllenhaal Buffs Up For Southpaw

March 28th, 2015 5:19pm EDT
Jake Gyllenhaal in Southpaw
Jake Gyllenhaal has seriously buffed up for his new film Southpaw, about a champion boxer whose bad temper sets off a melee after a press event during which his wife, played by Rachel McAdams, is shot and killed.

He goes on the downward spiral, first losing his home and fortune and then losing custody of his daughter, who is put into a group foster home.

Naturally, he begins a career comeback in order to win his life back and regain custody of his daughter.

Gyllenhaal, who muscled up for the film, got himself into serious shape, and, according to Us Weekly, he even did his own boxing.

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Check Out 'Interstellar,' Now On Digital; On DVD & Blu-ray March 31

March 28th, 2015 5:26am EDT
Interstellar
With our time on Earth coming to an end, a team of explorers undertakes the most important mission in human history; traveling beyond this galaxy to discover whether mankind has a future among the stars.

Matthew McConaughey stars as ex-pilot-turned-farmer Cooper, who must leave his family and a foundering Earth behind.

Anne Hathaway, Michael Caine Jessica Chastain and John Lithgow also star.

"Interstellar" makes its debut on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and On Demand March 31, 2015, from Paramount Home Media Distribution. The film arrives two weeks early on Digital HD March 17, 2015.
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RIP Sally Forrest

March 27th, 2015 1:14pm EDT
Sally Forrest
American film, stage and TV actress Sally Forrest has died at age 86. The star, known for appearing in several films in the 1940s and 50s, died of cancer on March 15, according to her publicist.

Forrest was discovered by actress and filmmaker Ida Lupino. She kicked off her career in several MGM musicals as well as the films "Not Wanted," "While The City Sleeps," and "Excuse My Dust."

One of her classic films was 1955's "Son Of Sinbad," which featured several professional strippers.

Forrest starred in several theater productions, including "Damn Yankees," "Bus Stop," "As You Like It," ...
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Forgotten Friday Flick: 'Easy Money' Is The Definitive Dangerfield Outing

March 27th, 2015 12:00pm EDT
Forgotten Friday Flick - 'Easy Money'
Things have gotten a tad serious in the past picture realm recently and with the arrival of the tepid new comedy "Get Hard" hitting theaters today it felt right to provide a little lessor known five-star funny film for fans – welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick! Today’s selection from the house of hilarity is via the mind of a notorious funnyman who always got no respect. But unlike the notorious ("Caddyshack," anyone?!) and staple work (time to go…"Back To School!") in his wheelhouse, this one is a gem that may have slipped through the cracks for some. Ready to give up all your vices for ...
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DVD Review: 'Something Wicked' Is A Discombobulating Story

March 27th, 2015 10:00am EDT
DVD Review: 'Something Wicked'
Ready to see if the writing is indeed on the wall? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "Something Wicked" out now from ARC Entertainment. We examine and review the amount of wickedness below.

Title: "Something Wicked"

Grade: 2

Cast: Shantel VanSanten, John Robinson, Brittany Murphy

Director: Darin Scott

Rating: R

Runtime: 91 minutes

Release Company: ARC Home Entertainment

Website: www.arc-ent.com

The Flick: The movie and even the DVD box for "Something Wicked" proclaims to be the final work of actress Brittany Murphy, but beyond it there’s not much to see here. ...
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'Fifty Shades' Sequel To Get A New Director

March 26th, 2015 12:39pm EDT
sam taylor johnson
Director Sam Taylor-Johnson will not be returning to direct the sequels to the wildly popular "Fifty Shades of Grey" film.

The director had infamous clashes with the book series' author, E.L. James, over the way the films were adapted from her hugely successful novels

In a statement to Us Weekly, Taylor-Johnson revealed she will not be back to helm the proposed film sequels titled "Fifty Shades Darker" and "Fifty Shades Freed."

"Directing Fifty Shades of Grey has been an intense and incredible journey for which I am hugely grateful," Taylor-Johnson told Us in a statement.

"I forged clo...
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