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Kurt Russell's Guitar Smash In 'Hateful Eight' Upsets Museum

2/6/2016 8:52am EST
Hateful Eight
The Martin Guitar Museum in Pennsylvania will no longer lend out its priceless instruments following reports that one of their "priceless" guitars was smashed during filming of Quentin Tarantino's "The Hateful Eight."

In the western, Kurt Russell gets mad at his prisoner co-star Jennifer Jason Leigh, grabs a guitar from her hands and smashes it. Russell was reportedly supposed to a use a replica of the 1870s six-string guitar; however, he unknowingly smashed the original, according to Billboard.com.

Museum director Dick Boak says the museum will no longer be loaning out its instruments. ...
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Forgotten Friday Flick – The Comedy/Drama 'Ghost Town'

2/5/2016 12:20pm EST
Forgotten Friday Flick - 'Ghost Town'
Heading down the power of love path we’re here once again pre-Valentine’s Day to point out that past cinematic chemistry is alive and well – welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick. Today’s selection is an odd one to find affection within, but bitter beggars can’t be choosers. It’s the story of a cynical man who prefers to be alone that suddenly becomes to the toast of the town – for dead people! With plenty of laughter and a special lady along the way, it’s a weird but worthwhile road down to…"Ghost Town!"

Bertram Pincus hates people. A sarcastic and cynical person who enjoys being al...
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Two Independent Films To Check Out: 'Rams' & 'Standoff'

2/4/2016 12:10pm EST
Movie Reviews: 'Rams' & 'Standoff'
Families in trouble is the theme of today’s two film reviews which cover such matters in two very different ways. From sadness and self-loathing to clashes amongst the stubborn, all those related by blood must come together to defeat something bigger below. So check out the new encapsulated reviews for "Rams" and "Standoff" below!

Title: "Rams"

Stars: 3 1/2

Genre: Drama

Cast: Sigurdur Sigurjonsson, Theodor Juliusson

Director: Grimur Hakonarson

Rating: R

Running Time: 93 Minutes

Release Company: Cohen Media Group

Website: www.cohenmedia.net/films/rams

Even though it’s somew...
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Lego Announces 'LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Release Date And Trailer

2/3/2016 11:35am EST
'LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Trailer And Release Date
Star Wars: The Force Awakens has already conquered the box office and earned award nominations. So it was only a matter of time until the next LEGO Star Wars video game.

We now know LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be released on June 28 for both PlayStation and XBox. Below is the official game announcement trailer that became public on Tuesday for you to enjoy brick-made versions of all your favorite new characters:

Warner Bros. Interactive has also released an official description of the game, which we've included in full for you:

The No. 1 LEGO® videogame franchise triumphan...
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Sundance 2016: Filmmaker Rich Fox Breaks Down His Doc 'The Blackout Experiments'

2/2/2016 12:08pm EST
Sundance 2016 Interview: Filmmaker Rich Fox Breaks Down His Doc
At the big movie cinemas, January is seen as more of a dumping ground for fluffy and forgettable genre fare. But that’s exactly why events also held in January like the iconic Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah are so important – they pride themselves on showing sincerely scary stuff that the studios are afraid too. This year’s Sundance fest was no different, with a slew of sinful cinema in the Midnight category that made January a good month for horror again. But there was one film that truly stood out amongst the alarming with a creepy combination of horrific visuals and demente...
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Slamdance Film Festival 2016 - Best Of Fest 'Wrap Up'

2/1/2016 12:10pm EST
Slamdance Film Festival 2016 - Best Of Fest 'Wrap Up'
Well film fans, our cinematic exploits via the savory Slamdance Film Festival 2016 have come to a close and we’re ready to say goodbye. But before we pack the pictures in we’re taking one last look at what thrilled, chilled and killed us out of this year’s crop. The odds get even, the good go bad and the sexy get sexier in the…

Starpulse.com Best of Fest – ‘Wrap Up’!

Best Film: Many films were of a high caliber quality this year, but none stuck with us like "Neptune." Featuring a long lingering performance by lead Jane Ackermann as a girl caught between loyalty, religion, guilt...
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'Kung Fu Panda 3' Chops Its Way To The Top

2/1/2016 8:46am EST
Kung Fu Panda 3
"Kung Fu Panda 3" debuted at number one over the weekend with $41 million in ticket sales. The film features the voices of Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffman, and Kate Hudson.

In the film, the evil Kai (J.K. Simmons) steals the chi from China's kung fu masters, leaving Po (Black) with the impossible task of turning a village full of fun-loving, clumsy pandas into a powerful team of warriors.

Also at the box office, "The Revenant" took second place with $12.4 million, just one day after Oscar favorite Leonardo DiCaprio won the SAG Award for his role as wilderness man Hugh Glass.

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'Star Wars Episode VIII' Update: Captain Phasma Will Be Back

2/1/2016 8:31am EST
Gwendoline Christie
"Game Of Thrones" regular Gwendoline Christie has confirmed that her stormtrooper character will appear in the next "Star Wars" film.

The English actress played Captain Phasma in the hugely successful "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens," a role that was originally written for a male actor. The character wears distinctive armor of salvaged chromium and is in charge of the First Order's legions of stormtroopers.

Christie told People during Saturday's red carpet preshow for the 2016 SAG Awards: "I was very overexcited. I made no secret of the fact that I really campaigned for the pa...
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Slamdance Film Festival 2016 - 'Final Film Reviews'

2/1/2016 7:20am EST
Slamdance Film Festival 2016 - 'Final Film Reviews'
The 2016 Slamdance Film Festival may be officially over in Park City, but here at Starpulse.com we’re still going cinematically strong. So in taking our coverage through to the home stretch we’re putting up a few more reviews that cover everything from weird to the wilderness. Up Monday will be our official Slamdance Best of Fest ‘Wrap Up’, but just before here are our…"Final Film Reviews!"

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"Alvin’s Harmonious World of Opposites" – A first feature from writer/director Platon Theodoris, "Alvin’s Harmonious World of Opposites" is one wild and wonderful odd egg. T...
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Check Out 'Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs' Signature Collection On Digital, Blu-ray & More

1/30/2016 6:24am EST
Snow White
"Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" is a contemporary romantic reinterpretation of the fairy tale "Snow White" by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm.

Forever enchanting and inspiring, the film embodies The Walt Disney Signature Collection’s legacy of animation.

In this epic story of love and friendship, the kind and beautiful princess Snow White wins the hearts of the Seven Dwarfs and triumphs over the evil plans of a wicked Queen.

The film is available on Blu-ray February 2 and on Digital HD January 19, with special features for the entire family.

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