Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 1st January 2009

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Iron Man Outpaces Dark Knight In End-of-year Poll

1st January 2009 1:01

Comic book adaptation Iron Man has been voted the best film of the year ahead of The Dark Knight by inthenews.co.uk readers.The Marvel movie,...

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Mamma Mia! Becomes UK's Biggest Selling Dvd

1st January 2009 10:40

The Abba-inspired Mamma Mia! has become the UK's biggest-selling DVD of all time.The Official Charts Company (OCC) claims the film has been sold more...

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Lopez Marriage Problems Denied

1st January 2009 11:34

A spokesperson for Latino star Jennifer Lopez has denied rumours her marriage is on the rocks.New York Daily News reported Lopez and Marc Anthony...

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Matt Dillon Charged With Speeding

1st January 2009 12:07

Actor Matt Dillon has been charged with speeding in the States.Reports claim the 44-year-old was pulled over by police in Vermont on Tuesday for...

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Comedian Lee Hurst Denies Smashing Phone

1st January 2009 15:34

Comedian Lee Hurst has denied smashing an audience member's mobile phone at a stand-up gig.Hurst appeared at Guilford magistrates' court to plead not...

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Last-minute Reprieve For Spongebob

1st January 2009 18:45

Time Warner Cable subscribers did not see SpongeBob SquarePants and Jon Stewart vanish from their TV sets Wednesday night, thanks to a last-minute...

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Zounds! Zune Zapped!

1st January 2009 18:45

An estimated 1 million users of Microsoft's Zune media player discovered Wednesday that their devices would not work. Microsoft operators initially...

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Coming Computer-generated Actors

1st January 2009 18:45

Silicon Valley is on the verge of producing sophisticated software that will allow motion picture companies to create actors on a computer who are...

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Australia Looking For Overseas Success

1st January 2009 18:45

Twentieth Century Fox is hoping that Australia follows the same trajectory as Baz Luhrmann's previous film, Moulin Rouge! , which had so-so sales in...

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Village Voice Vet Hentoff Fired

1st January 2009 18:56

Nat Hentoff, who for a half century, has often looked at the pop culture through the prism of liberal politics in New York's Village Voice , has been...

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Is Calling Someone Gay Defamatory?

1st January 2009 18:56

Defending herself against a $60-million defamation lawsuit brought by Anna Nicole Smith's attorney, Howard K. Stern, former Fox News and MSNBC...

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Mamma Mia! Breaks U.k. Dvd Record

1st January 2009 18:56

Twenty-five percent of British households now own a copy of Mamma Mia! , making it the country's biggest selling DVD of all time, the BBC reported...

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