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Ghost Rider Back In Saddle Again

Sony's Ghost Rider, starring Nicolas Cage, galloped ahead of four new entries in the box-office race over the weekend, taking in an estimated $19.7 million in ticket sales, box-office trackers Media by Numbers said Sunday....

Cage's Ghost Rider Still On Fire At The Us Box Office

NICOLAS CAGE's turn as comic book biker GHOST RIDER has claimed the top spot at the US box office for a second successive week. The action film has taken it's 10-day box office tally to...

Movie Reviews: The Astronaut Farmer

The Astronaut Farmer, about an astronaut who is forced to leave NASA because of a family emergency and return to his farm home -- and elects to build a rocket in the barn from spare...

Thornton Turned Green Goblin Down

BILLY BOB THORNTON turned down the chance to be a part of the SPIDER-MAN franchise - because he couldn't handle the make-up. The Oscar winner was offered to chance to play villain THE GREEN GOBLIN...

Thornton Thrilled With Sporting Successes

BILLY BOB THORNTON's living the sporting life after watching his two favourite teams become world champions in the past five months. The FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS star was at the Super Bowl on Sunday (04FEB07) to...

Thornton: 'Grant Teased Me Over Disraeli's Hair'

BILLY BOB THORNTON found himself at the receiving end of taunts from British actor HUGH GRANT - after the BAD SANTA star revealed his phobia of nineteenth century British Prime Minister BENJAMIN DISRAELI's hairstyle. Thornton...

Thornton Owes Writing Career To Wilder

BILLY BOB THORNTON credits his screenwriting career with an inspirational talk from late filmmaker BILLY WILDER. The Hollywood actor decided to pursue a second career as a movie writer after a chat with Wilder, who...

Thornton's Ex Flees Anderson's Home After Mice Infestation

BILLY BOB THORNTON's ex-wife and their children were forced to flee the home they were renting from PAMELA ANDERSON after it became infested with mice. The former BAYWATCH star had rented out her posh beach...

Jolie: 'Pitt Doesn't Want To Marry'

ANGELINA JOLIE has laughed off boyfriend BRAD PITT's claims they would marry when "everyone else in the country" can, reiterating they have no plans to wed. Earlier this year (06), the actor told men's magazine...

Jolie Worried About Trust Issues

ANGELINA JOLIE finds it hard to trust anyone, after her estranged father JON VOIGHT said she had "serious mental problems" on a US TV show. Jolie and Voight stopped talking in 2002, soon after the...

Thornton Best Film Santa

BILLY BOB THORNTON's foul mouthed drunk in BAD SANTA has been voted the best-loved Father Christmas in a new poll. British movie magazine Hotdog's number one choice may surprise some - considering Billy Boy's character...

Willis Honoured With Walk Of Fame Star

BRUCE WILLIS was honoured with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame yesterday (16OCT06) and the stars all came out to pay tribute to the DIE HARD hunk. The actor's ex-wife DEMI MOORE and...

Kutcher Is No. 1 & 2; Jackass Is No. 3

It was a good weekend for Ashton Kutcher movies. Sony’s animatedOpen Season, in which he provides the voice of a smooth-talking deer,opened in first place with an estimated $23 million, while Disney’sCoast Guard drama The...

Barrett Impressed By Religious Heder

Actress JACINDA BARRETT was stunned to find decency still exists in Hollywood on the set of new comedy SCHOOL FOR SCOUNDRELS - co-star JON HEDER refuses to curse, swear or work on a Sunday. The...

Kutcher Doubles Up At The Top Of The Us Box Office

ASHTON KUTCHER has scored a rare prize at the top of the US box office - he features in the top two films. The actor voices a one-antlered mule deer in family cartoon comedy OPEN...

Thornton Injured During Tennis Sessions

BILLY BOB THORNTON suffered for his art in new movie SCHOOL FOR SCOUNDRELS - by playing tennis with NAPOLEON DYNAMITE star JON HEDER. The movie star plays a self-help guru trying to steal the object...

Movie Reviews: School For Scoundrels

Bob and Harvey Weinstein, who appeared to lose their legendary golden touch after they left Miramax, the company they founded, in the hands of the Walt Disney Co., have apparently not regained it with their...

Duncan: 'Don't Call Heder, Header'

Actor MICHAEL CLARKE DUNCAN enjoyed poking fun at his co-star JON HEDER during the filming of new movie SCHOOL FOR SCOUNDRELS, because the comedian was so sensitive about how to pronounce his surname. Duncan made...

Clarke Duncan Wins Thornton's Cash Over Timekeeping Bet

BILLY BOB THORNTON's tardiness cost him dear on the set of new film SCHOOL FOR SCOUNDRELS - because punctual co-star MICHAEL CLARKE DUNCAN bet him he couldn't arrive on time. THE GREEN MILE star felt...

Thornton's Hanging Past

BILLY BOB THORNTON fears he was hanged in a previous life because he feels claustrophobic in a tie. The quirky movie star was forced to don a suit and tie for his new role as...

Thornton: 'Adoption Joke Is Not Aimed At Jolie'

Movie star BILLY BOB THORNTON has hit back at claims he's poking fun at his ex-wife ANGELINA JOLIE's love of adoption in new film SCHOOL FOR SCOUNDRELS. The MONSTER'S BALL star's character pokes fun at...

Household Name Fame Costs Cross Dream Movie Role

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star MARCIA CROSS has missed out on a dream role in a touching new movie because she's too famous. Cross asked her agent to call director SHANE STANLEY and request a lead role...

Thornton's Walk Of Fame Star Shame

BILLY BOB THORNTON was left red-faced when his girlfriend convinced him to pose for a family photo at his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame - because fans couldn't stop staring at him. The...

Pamela + Kid Begin Married Life With New Ocean-front Home

Newlyweds PAMELA ANDERSON and KID ROCK are starting married life with a brand new ocean-front home in Malibu, California. The couple has spent $14.9 million (GBP8.3 million) on a sprawling new coastal spread in the...

Thornton Dislikes Long Toes On A Woman

Actor BILLY BOB THORNTON is turned off in the bedroom by women with long toes. The quirky actor, who also admits to a phobia of historical figures' hair and antique furniture, admits red hot sex...

Pitt And Thornton Team-up For Film

BRAD PITT and ANGELINA JOLIE's ex-husband BILLY BOB THORNTON are set to team up for the film PEACE LIKE A RIVER. Pitt is producing the movie through his production company, Plan B, and Thornton is...

Jolie: 'I'm Not Morbid'

Hollywood beauty ANGELINA JOLIE has rubbished the enduring media perception of her as a dark femme fatale character as entirely false. The GIRL, INTERRUPTED star won a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her portrayal of...

Thornton And Bates In Candid Oscars Chat

BILLY BOB THORNTON realised a career-long dream recently when he interviewed pal KATHY BATES for OPRAH WINFREY's TV show. The two Oscar winners got together in the library at Bates' Hollywood home to chat about...

Ledger Worried About The Quality Of His Work

Actor HEATH LEDGER decided to take a break from the movie world at the height of his popularity because he felt his work wasn't good enough for the attention he was getting. Ledger, 26,...

Dawson Teaches Hunky Boyfriend To Knit

MEN IN BLACK II star ROSARIO DAWSON has turned her hunky boyfriend into a knitting champion after teaching him how to make scarves. Former SEX + THE CITY hunk JASON LEWIS was fascinated when...

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