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Ticket Booth Mimics John Wilkes; Slays Abe

25th June 2012

Disney's Pixar kept its 13-film winning streak alive over the weekend by posting an estimated $66.7 million in ticket sales for Brave , topping the high end of expectations. Disney allowed only a modest roll-out...

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Movie Reviews Brave

22nd June 2012

Pixar's latest entry, Brave, is not receiving the unanimous praise from critics that the studio's early entries did, but it is not receiving the slams that Cars 2 did, and the criticism that it does...

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Movie Reviews Seeking A Friend For The End Of The World

22nd June 2012

Seeking a Friend for the End of the World , starring Steve Carrell and Keira Knightly, has found few friends among the critics. The story takes place as a massive asteroid is hurtling towards Earth,...

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Movie Reviews To Rome With Love

22nd June 2012

Critics seem to find little to dislike about Woody Allen's latest film, To Rome with Love . But, they suggest, like the title, it's more like an amiable postcard from afar than a substantive, homey...

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Justin Bieber To Be Quizzed By Police

14th June 2012

Justin Bieber will be quizzed by police over his alleged brawl with a photographer.The 'Boyfriend' singer - who is currently promoting his new album 'Believe' around the world - was reportedly involved in an altercation...

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Madagascar 3 Wins Overseas, Too

11th June 2012

Overseas, Madagascar 3 Europe's Most Wanted was, well, the most wanted, particularly in Europe. Of a $75.5-million foreign gross, $7.6 million came from France alone. Nevertheless, the opening of Euro 2012 clearly had an effect...

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Ratings Up For Belmont Despite Withdrawal Of Star Horse

11th June 2012

NBC had a good day at the races for its coverage of the Belmont Stakes on Saturday. But not a great day. The telecast drew 7.7 million viewers, up 13 percent from last year when...

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Tony Awards -- Lowest Ratings Ever

11th June 2012

Although CBS had hoped that this year's Tony Awards presentations would draw bigger-than-usual ratings because of the strong Broadway season and the generally positive reaction to host Neil Patrick Harris's two previous stints, the telecast...

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Disney Witholding John Carter Discs From Netflix, Red Box

8th June 2012

Last February, the Walt Disney Co. quietly changed its policy of making DVD releases available to Redbox and Netflix on the same day that they went on sale in stores, but, unlike Universal and 20th...

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Movie Reviews Prometheus

8th June 2012

Clearly, given the reputation that Ridley Scott's Alien had as one of the great classics of sci-fi film, his prequel, Prometheus , has fostered high expectations. Several critics have suggested that they have gone unfulfilled....

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Movie Attendance Continues To Fall

5th June 2012

Overall, the box office was down 12 percent from the comparable weekend a year ago when 20th Century Fox's X-Men First Class debuted with $55.10 million and Warner Bros.' The Hangover Part II and Kung...

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Hatfields & Mccoys A Ratings Champ

1st June 2012

A six-hour miniseries airing on the History Channel this week may wind up leveling the playing field used by cable and broadcast networks. The series, Hatfields & McCoys , set Nielsen records, winding up on...

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Idol Final Results Fall To Record Low

24th May 2012

Go figure. Final Nielsen ratings for Tuesday night's last performance episode of the season put the number of viewers at 14.85 million, down a whopping 28 percent from last year's 20.57 million and the smallest...

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Cannes Road's End For On The Road

23rd May 2012

The film version of Jack Kerouac's famous beat-generation novel On the Road has finally made it to the screen after a decades-long journey. The film received its worldwide premiere at the Cannes Film Festival today...

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Them Moves Like Jagger Lift Saturday Night Live

21st May 2012

Mick Jagger may have got some satisfaction -- and a lot of laughs -- from his performance as host and musical guest on Saturday Night Live over the weekend, but he certainly got no satisfaction...

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Movie Reviews What To Expect When You're Expecting

18th May 2012

The best thing that What to Expect When You're Expecting has got going for it is its production budget -- it cost only $25 million to make. And although the film's publicists have been working...

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Cnn's Audience Plummets As Broadcast Networks' Soars

17th May 2012

A lot of people were watching television Tuesday night. The season finale of NCIS was the most watched, with 19.05 million viewers, according to final figures from Nielsen Research. Its sibling spin-off NCIS Los Angeles...

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The Artist Returns -- But Nobody Cares

14th May 2012

Oscar winner The Artist did OK at the box office in its initial run, earning $44 million, even without ever hitting the top ten. But it earned nearly twice that amount overseas. So executives at...

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The Avengers Smashes More Records

14th May 2012

The Avengers cast dark shadows over Johnny Depp's latest weirdness -- and over everything else at the weekend box office as well. The Disney/Marvel superhero spectacle became the first movie ever to gross more than...

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Despite Hacking Scandal, News Corp's Net Surges 47 Percent

10th May 2012

News Corp took a charge of $63 million related to legal costs associated with the British telephone hacking scandal that brought down its most profitable newspaper, The News of the World , but the company...

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Movie Reviews The Five-year Engagement

27th April 2012

In 2012 a movie with a title like The Five-Year Engagement hardly seems as provocative as one with a title like The 40-Year-Old Virgin but, despite the innocuous title, the movie is picking up some...

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Movies And Books Give One Another A Lift

26th April 2012

There's nothing like a best-selling book to produce a hit movie -- and vice versa. Currently the No. 1 movie is Think Like a Man, based on Steve Harvey's advice book Act Like a Lady,...

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Idol Ratings Plummet -- Still No. 1

25th April 2012

Even with its ratings way down from where they once were, Fox's American Idol , with three hours landing in the Nielsen top ten, gave the network a victory among the demographic that advertisers like...

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Mixed Reception For Ghost On Broadway

24th April 2012

Another Hollywood movie has been recreated on Broadway as a musical, producing widely disparate reviews from critics. Charles Isherwood of the New York Times calls the music that was added to the movie's plot "rudimentary"...

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Idol Ties Series Low, Still Wins

20th April 2012

Even a weak American Idol can be stronger than anything else offered during primetime on a given night. Such was the case on Thursday when Idol 's ratings matched its series low for a results...

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Hunger Games Slays Rivals Again

17th April 2012

The Hunger Games killed off all competitors in its fourth week, retaining the crown as the No. 1 film at the box office with a total weekend take of $21.1 million, according to final figures...

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Hunger Games Wins 4th Week, First To Do So Since Avatar

16th April 2012

Lionsgate's Hunger Games has become the first film since Avatar to win four weekends in a row. With an estimated gross of $21.5 million, it easily held off challenges from three newcomers. Its closest rival...

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Cbs Can Hard News Win In The A.m.?

16th April 2012

ABC's Good Morning America 's failed attempt to gain a morning victory over NBC's Today show by bringing in Katie Couric-- in all her former perkiness -- as co-host has given a boost to producers...

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Fox Mole -- Committing Career Suicide?

16th April 2012

Joe Muto, the Fox News producer who got himself fired last week by offering himself up to Gawker.com as a "mole," says he found himself caught in a career squeeze. On the one hand, he...

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American Idol Down, But Way Up Over Rivals

13th April 2012

Its ratings may still be way off from what they were a year ago, but Fox's American Idol was up slightly from last week and still strong enough to land far out in front of...

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