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1917 Chaplin Film Alters Movie History

A print of a Charlie Chaplin film purchased on eBay for about $5 in 2009 could sell for more than $160,000 when it is offered at Bonham's auction house in London on June 29, appraisers...

1st June 2011

Rare Charlie Chaplin Film On Sale

A rare Charlie Chaplin film thought to feature early attempts at animation will be put up for auction next month (Jun11).The film, titled Charlie Chaplin in Zepped, features the legendary silent movie star bringing down...

31st May 2011

Julie Andrews' Movie Costumes For Sale

Julie Andrews' costumes from 'The Sound of Music' are among 3,500 items to be auctioned off from a collection owned by Debbie Reynolds.'Singin' in the Rain' star Debbie - the daughter of actress Carrie Fisher...

27th May 2011

Charlie Chaplin 122nd Birthday Celebrated

Charlie Chaplin - The Hollywood legend Charlie Chaplin would have been 122 years old today (15th April 2011). Chaplin, best known for his classic black and white movies, is being remembered today on what would...

15th April 2011

Dion To Smile In Las Vegas For Jackson

The CHARLIE CHAPLIN tune CELINE DION will perform at the Oscars on Sunday (17Feb11) will also feature in her new show in Las Vegas - as part of a tribute to MICHAEL JACKSON.Dion will perform...

23rd February 2011

Chaplin's Grandson Weds In India

CHARLIE CHAPLIN's grandson has wed in a Hindu ceremony in India.Mark Joplin, 60, exchanged vows with Terra Tiffany in Karnataka on Saturday (19Feb11), according to The Times of India. Joplin, who speaks several Indian languages,...

20th February 2011

Christopher Lee Awarded Bafta Fellowship

Sir Christopher Lee will receive an Academy Fellowship at this year's Orange BAFTA Awards.The 'Dracula' star joins Alfred Hitchcock, Steven Spielberg and Charlie Chaplin on the list of fellows – awarded for recognition of outstanding...

8th February 2011

Charlie Chaplin Mystery Device Could Be Siemens Hearing Aid

Theories that an apparent 'time traveller' made her way into the set of CHARLIE CHAPLIN's 1928 movie 'The Circus', appear to have been debunked today after experts began wading in on the debate. Earlier this...

29th October 2010

Chaplin Film Mystery Over Woman With Cellphone

A scene from CHARLIE CHAPLIN's silent movie THE CIRCUS has sparked a time-travel mystery among fans after one extra appears to be chatting on a mobile phone.The clip from the 1928 film has been posted...

28th October 2010

Legendary British Comedian Norman Wisdom Dead At 95

Sir Norman Wisdom, who may have been the last living link to oldtime slapstick film comedies, has died in the Isle of Man at the age of 95. An obituary appearing in today's (Tuesday) Guardian...

5th October 2010

Lost Chaplin Debut In Keystone Cops Film To Screen This Weekend

A lost CHARLIE CHAPLIN clip from an early Keystone Cops film will be screened for the first time since 1914 at a comedy festival in Arlington, Virginia this weekend (17-18Jul10).Few silent film buffs realised Chaplin...

16th July 2010

Diane Birch's 'Granny' Style

Diane Birch is a "little bit of a granny" when it comes to her style choices.The singer-songwriter - who recently toured with Nick Jonas and his side project Nick Jonas and the Administration - admitted...

7th July 2010

Russell Brand's Greek Test

Russell Brand is testing audience reaction to 'Get Him to the Greek' before becoming a movie star.The British comedian - who plays the role of rock star Aldous Snow for the second time in the...

1st June 2010

Chaplin To Star In 3-D Tv Series

Silent movie icon CHARLIE CHAPLIN is set to be brought back from the dead to star in a new animated 3-D series.Producers at DQ Entertainment, Method Animation and MK2 are developing the as yet untitled...

11th January 2010

Chaplin Museum Set For Switzerland

Silent movie icon CHARLIE CHAPLIN's home in Switzerland is to be turned into a museum.The mansion at Corsiersur-Vevey by the shores of Lake Geneva was Chaplin's last home before his death in 1977. It has...

24th November 2009

Michael Jackson: The World Says Goodbye

Michael Jackson's daughter joined his loved ones in paying tribute to the late star as the world bid its final farewell to the 'King of Pop'.Paris, 11, was surrounded by the singer's siblings on stage...

8th July 2009

Brooke Shields' Tears For Michael

Brooke Shields couldn't contain her emotions as she spoke about Michael Jackson at his memorial service.The tearful actress failed to fight back tears as she paid tribute to the "one of a kind star" she...

7th July 2009

Chaplin's Son Dead

CHARLIE CHAPLIN's actor son SYDNEY has died at his home in California. He was 82. A Tony Award-winning actor, who once starred on Broadway opposite Barbra Streisand in Funny Girl, Chaplin passed away on Tuesday (03Mar09)....

6th March 2009

Allen's Voice Dubber Dies

An Italian actor who dubbed the voices of WOODY ALLEN and CHARLIE CHAPLIN in movies has died, aged 81. Oreste Lionello passed away in Rome, Italy on Thursday (19Feb09) after a long illness, according to his...

19th February 2009

Fascinating Fact 6306

NATALIE PORTMAN dressed up as Little Red Riding Hood for DREW BARRYMORE's Halloween night costume party. LIV TYLER went as CHARLIE CHAPLIN and ANNE HATHAWAY was a corpse bride....

4th November 2008

The Things They Say 10008

"One year when I was younger, I went as CHARLIE CHAPLIN when all my friends were sexy gypsies. I won first prize, but after I saw all the sexy gypsies, I wanted to be one...

24th October 2008

Fascinating Fact 5321

JESSICA ALBA will stun fans in a new magazine spread when she poses as silent film icon CHARLIE CHAPLIN. The pregnant actress is unrecognisable in the Allure magazine piece....

15th May 2008

Katzenberg Urges Theaters To Step Up Pace On 3-D Conversion

While DreamWorks Animation chief Jeffrey Katzenberg has pledged to make all of his studio's future films in digital 3-D, he may not find a lot of theaters in which to show them. In a conference...

1st May 2008

Ua's 90th Anniversary Tour

Following a five-week run at New York City's Film Forum, a 90th-anniversary "tribute" to United Artists will go on the road beginning Friday, when the Brattle Theater in Cambridge, MA screens 20 restored UA films...

29th April 2008

Fascinating Fact 4765

CHARLIE CHAPLIN's actress granddaughter KEIRA has been named a spokesmodel for fashion designer MAGGIE NORRIS.

4th February 2008

Fascinating Fact 4758

CHARLIE CHAPLIN's granddaughter, KIERA, has been named the spokesmodel for designer MAGGIE NORRIS.

3rd February 2008

Charlie Chaplin 'Hated' Christmas

Late Hollywood legend CHARLIE CHAPLIN hated Christmas so much, he resented his own family for celebrating the season of goodwill. The silent star's son Michael reveals Chaplin refused to mark the festive season, branding Christmas...

24th December 2007

Plans For Charlie Chaplin Museum

The family of late Hollywood legend CHARLIE CHAPLIN will open a museum in his name in a bid to have the star acknowledged in modern day popular culture. The silent star's son Michael hopes the...

17th December 2007

Chaplin Camera To Go Under The Hammer

A camera belonging to late Hollywood legend CHARLIE CHAPLIN is expected to fetch as much as GBP100,000 ($200,000) at a London auction. The English comedy star used the 1918 hand-cranked Bell and Howell to film...

16th July 2007

Charlie Chaplin To Go Bollywood

Hollywood legend CHARLIE CHAPLIN is being given a Bollywood makeover - in an Indian film based on the funnyman. The film is being made in Bhojpuri - a popular language spoken in parts of north...

23rd May 2007

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As far as publicity goes, the leaked Batman vs. Superman trailer may...

Watch The Old Meet The New As 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Teaser Excites Fans [Trailer & Pictures]

Star Wars fans got what they’d been waiting for on Thursday, as the...

Jennifer Lopez To Pay Tribute To The Late Selena Quintanilla

Almost two decades after portraying Selena Quintanilla on the big screen...

George Clooney Travels Through Time In The Mysterious 'Tomorrowland' [Trailer + Pictures]

It's now time to get excited for what looks to be one of the most visually...

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'Child 44' Is Praised And Banned

As 'Child 44' opens in cinemas this weekend, novelist Tom Rob Smith is praising Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace as the...

'A Little Chaos' Brings British Humour To A French Tale

The new period drama 'A Little Chaos' may be set in France in the 17th century, but its...

'Furious 7' Sparks The Rumour Mill

As the seventh 'Fast & Furious' movie continues to dominate the global box office, rumours are swirling about where...

Live At Leeds 2015: Great For Music, Great For Life In General

So, Live At Leeds is but two weeks away from bringing some of the...

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