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Moviegoers Feast On Meatballs

It rained Meatballs at the box office over the weekend -- not as many as some of the wilder forecasts had predicted, but Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 did take in around $35...

Prisoners Breaks Out At Box Office

Aided by an abundance of enthusiastic reviews, the Warner Bros. thriller Prisoners opened above expectations this weekend with an estimated $21.4 million. The R-rated film in which Jake Gyllenhaal plays a police officer attempting to...

Despicable Me 2 Hits; Lone Ranger Flops

Despicable Me 2 is living up to expectations. So is The Lone Ranger -- but not in a good way. Universal's animated sequel opened with a gigantic $34.3 million on Wednesday -- including $4.7 million...

The Purge Surprises With $36.3 Million (It Cost $3 Million)

There's life in the old B-movie yet. Universal's The Purge, produced on a tiny budget of $3 million, wound up at the top of the box office this weekend with an estimated $36.3 million. That's...

Movie Reviews: Star Trek Into Darkness

Several critics are writing at great length about how Star Trek Into Darkness is not the last generation's Star Trek. The film, writes Claudia Puig in USA Today, may not go boldly back to the...

Brad Pitt Doesn't Feel Safe Without A Gun

Brad Pitt ''doesn't feel safe'' without a gun. The 'Killing Them Softly' actor is protective of his fiancee Angelina Jolie, and the children they raise - Maddox, 11, Pax, nine, Zahara, seven, Shiloh, six, and...

Nicole Scherzinger Wants A Big Family

Nicole Scherzinger wants a big family.The 'X Factor' judge is dating Formula 1 ace Lewis Hamilton and admitted she hopes to have lots of kids in the future and is looking to Gary Barlow, her...

Mariah Carey To Create Nail Polish Collection

Mariah Carey is to launch her own range of nail varnishes.The singer has signed a deal with OPI Products Inc. to create two nail polish collections and she says she can't wait to get to...

Justin Bieber Only Looks Up To Jackson

Michael Jackson is the only star Justin Bieber looks to for career guidance.Both singers became international sensations when they were very young, and unlike many child stars, Michael went on to have a long career....

Katy Perry Suspended From School

Katy Perry was suspended from school for ''humping a tree''.The 'Part of Me' singer - who was raised by strict Christian parents and went to a religious school - admits she was disciplined by her...

Kristen Stewart Picked On For Being A Tomboy

Kristen Stewart was picked on as a teenager for not dressing like her peers. The 'Snow White and the Huntsman' actress opened up about how she was bullied because she was a tomboy.She told Vanity...

Critics Less Than Jubilant About Jubilee Coverage

Television broadcasters in the U.K. came under withering criticism from several commentators today (Monday) for Sunday's coverage of Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee pageantry that included an estimated 1,000 boats accompanying the Royal Barge along the...

The Avengers Likely To Sink Battleship

Universal's sci-fi/action film Battleship will face the titanic might of The Avengers this weekend and will likely wind up scuppered, according to most analysts' forecasts. In its third weekend, the superhero epic is expected to...

Chris Klein 'Grateful' For American Reunion Role

Chris Klein is ''grateful'' he got asked to star in 'American Reunion' after missing out on the third film in the franchise. The 33-year-old actor is reprising his role of Chris Ostreicher in the fourth...

Chris Evans Likes Girls With A 'Good Ass'

Chris Evans likes girls who are ''self-deprecating'' and have a ''good ass.''The 'Captain America: The First Avenger' actor doesn't look for too many particular qualities in a woman, but says they must be able to...

$2 Billion -- The Magic Number For L.a. Dodgers

In 1957, in an effort to entice Walter O'Malley, the owner of the Brooklyn Dodgers, to move his team to Los Angeles, the city and county of Los Angeles offered to give him 300 acres...

Tina Fey's Make-up Rules For Daughters

Tina Fey won't let her daughters wear make-up until they're 14.The '30 Rock' star has two girls - Alice, six, and seven-month-old Penelope - with husband Jeffrey Richmond and while her eldest is already into...

Kate Beckinsale 'Flunked' Being A Teenager

Kate Beckinsale 'flunked' adolescence.The 38-year-old 'Contraband' actress admits that her teenage years were a nightmare and has done her best to help daughter Lily, 13, through the awkward phase.She said: ''I had a child young...

Adele Rents 7m Mansion

Adele has moved into a £7 million mansion.The 23-year-old singer - who was raised in a small London apartment by her mother Penny Adkins - is paying around £15,000 a month in rent for the...

Zach Braff's Comedy Life

Zach Braff wants to spend his life trying to make people laugh. The 36-year-old star - best known for roles in movies 'Garden State' and 'The Last Kiss' in addition to TV show 'Scrubs' -...

Underworld Awakening Takes Big Bite Of Box Office

Underworld Awakening sank its teeth into the necks of box office pundits over the weekend as the vampire flick, starring Kate Beckinsale, opened with $25.3 million, far ahead of most of their predictions. It was...

Movie Reviews Red Tails

If, as George Lucas has announced, Red Tails , his take on the all-black Tuskegee Airmen of World War II, turns out to be his last Hollywood movie, he's going out in a blaze of...

Dakota Fanning Forgets She's 17

Dakota Fanning forgets she is "only 17".The teenage actress - who began her career when she was just six years old - has already experienced so much in her life, she is sometimes shocked when...

Salma Hayek To Receive French 'Knighthood'

Salma Hayek is to receive a 'knighthood' in France.The 45-year-old actress will be given the Legion d'Honneur medal award by French President Nicolas Sarkozy at the Elysees Palace in Paris within the next two months....

Zelda Williams Teased Over Video Game Name

Zelda Williams was teased over her computer game-inspired name when she was at school.The 22-year-old actress was given the unusual moniker by her father Robin Williams because he was such a fan of the 'Legend...

Britain Renews Tax Credits; Hollywood Cheers

Citing the "massive success" of films produced in the U.K. during the past year, British Prime Minister David Cameron announced today that the country's tax incentives to the film industry will be extended through 2015....

Evan Rachel Wood Bullied Over Career

Evan Rachel Wood got "beat up" at school because of her acting career.The 'Ides of March' star began auditioning for movies and TV shows when she was just four years old and says her interest...

Emma Stone Loves Acting Rush

Emma Stone wanted to become an actress for the "adrenaline" rush. The 22-year-old star - who rose to fame after appearing in 2007 movie 'Superbad' - first decided to enter the business after appearing in...

Movie Reviews Killer Elite

For the most part, U.S. critics are shooting down Killer Elite (no relation to Sam Peckinpah's 1975 film The Killer Elite ), which stars Jason Statham, Robert De Niro and Clive Owen. With such names...

Dianna Agron Has Teenage Shoes

Dianna Agron still wears the same shoes she had when she was 13.The 25-year-old actress – who plays 'Glee' cheerleader Quinn Fabray – enjoys scouring second hand shops for bargain outfits and can't resist hanging...

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Lionel Richie On Course For Number One Album After Glastonbury Show

Soul legend Lionel Richie could be headed back to the top of the charts, with the news...

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner divorce 'best thing for family'

The Hollywood duo - who have children Violet, nine, Seraphina, six, and Samuel...

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