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Sony, The Interview, and George W. Bush

“Now, the American people have got to go about their business. We cannot let the terrorists achieve the objective of frightening our nation to the point where we don’t — where we don’t conduct business, where people don’t shop. That’s their intention. Their intention was not only to kill and maim and destroy. Their intention […]

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Sony Hack Also Exposes Media

Aaron Sorkin may have a point. He is a Hollywood screenwriter who has called out the media for publishing some of the salacious details that have been outed from the Sony hack. Having created the television series “The Newsroom,” Sorkin has at least a little bit of insight as to how things work in real […]

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The 24th James Bond Movie Spectre To Begin Shooting In Rome

ROME — With cameras rolling in London on “Spectre,” Rome is now preparing to host the 24th installment of the James Bond franchise for five weeks of shooting due to start in the Italian capital in mid-February 2015 and expected to bring a local windfall of roughly Euros 50 million ($62 million). That is a […]

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4 Movies Featuring Wonky Sleep Habits

“If you don’t sleep, you go,” warned the sleep specialist in A Nightmare on Elm Street. There’s plenty of truth in that, and there’s a reason why sleep deprivation is a time-tested method of torture. Your body needs sleep just like it needs air, water and food. That’s what makes it a perfect catalyst for […]

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Tonos de blanco. Shades of White.

When you turn on the television to watch the evening news, are your local reporters and anchors representative of the population you live in? How about the commercials? The programming? Let’s use the movie business as an example. Recent reports show that Hispanics have accounted to 20 percent of opening weekend box office sales. It […]

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8th Annual Global Mixx Music and Film Forum Announces Panelists and Honorary Co-chairs | @GlobalMixx #GMIXX2014

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Global Mixx Music and Film Forum has begun announcing confirmed event panelists and co-chairs for their 8th annual event in Chicago Aug 15-17th, 2014. The Forum will include working entertainment professionals from the worlds of music, film, television and media. This year’s event is presented by ParentPowerChicago, an organization whose mission is to provide tools and […]

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Preview the next installment of Hunger Games ‘Mockingjay’ trailer hints at revolution

The Hunger games has been a hugely successful series. The next installment “Mockingjay” looks like it will deliver. View the latest trailer on Internet Billboards. The first half of Mockingjay, the final installment in the Hunger Games series, won’t arrive until November. We’re over a year away from the conclusion. But the filmmakers are already […]

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The Zombie Apocalypse Is Already Here

You don’t have to travel far inside or outside your computer to find a zombie  or zombie killer around the corner. In fact, if I turn my head to the right, I can see Daryl Dixon with his bike staring out of his McFarlane box. Let’s face it. We’re obsessed with zombies. From zombie erotica […]

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Seth Rogen and James Franco’s new movie has North Korea ready to pull the trigger on us – Yahoo News

The newest movie to come from Seth Rogen and James Franco has created quite a stir with the North Korean government.  Read on, but apparently if the movie gets released, they are threatening they may go ballistic over it. So much for artistic and creative expressions I guess.  What do you think about it, leave […]

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ParentPowerChicago Presents 8th Global Mixx Music and Film Forum “Generation Next” Aug 15 – Aug 17 | @GlobalMixx

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Eight years has seen the annual Global Mixx Forum http://globalmixxmusic.com grow to add a Film component to its yearly event. This years Music and Film forum will be held in Chicago Aug 15-17th, 2014.  has been the highlight of the summer and the go-to entertainment industry conference among both local and national attendees in the […]

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Godzilla Is Real?

Jimmy Kimmel posted a real win on May 20, 2014. His crew took to the streets and posed a question to passersby: “Considering Godzilla is based on a true story of the giant lizard attack on Tokyo that killed more than 100,000 people in 1954, do you think it’s wrong that Hollywood glamorizes this for […]

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Entertainment just a click away

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Today world is changing very fast at a rapid rate. People are working day and night to meet their ends in order to support their family. This has given them very little time for themselves. People are so much engaged in their work that they hardly get time to relax and entertain themselves. And even […]

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Movies So Bad, They’re Awesomely Good

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What an interesting piece about the 6 biggest mistakes Hollywood makes with video-game adaptations. I have to admit, I’m not much of a gamer. The only movie I saw in this list is Lara Croft Tomb Raider because I love everything with Angelina Jolie. She’s so kick-ass. Looking through this list and seeing how bad Mario […]

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Female Protagonists Made Up A Tiny Percentage Of 2013′s Top Movies

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gravity sandra bullock A new study by San Diego State University has found that only 15% of protagonists were female characters in the top 100 grossing films of 2013. Even though the year included many standout roles for women like Sandra Bullock‘s Oscar nominated performance in “Gravity,” the new numbers show just how lacking Hollywood […]

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Who Was Your Female Childhood Hero?

She was beautiful, sexy, sassy, funny, kick-ass, and was treated by her male crime-fighting partner as an equal. This was quite an anomaly in the 1960s. So was a television image of a woman wearing pants. I’m not kidding. When Diana Rigg stepped onto the screen for the British television series The Avengers, I was […]

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Ellen Surpasses Obama For The Most Popular Tweet Of All Time From Oscars

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The Oscars are a truly great experience for most of us to enjoy every year, and this years 86th Annual Academy Awards show was quite memorable. Ellen did a great job hosting the live. Her comedic genius was ever present to bring us all more then a few laughs. From ordering pizza, and bringing around […]

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