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Fascinating Fact 1989

22nd August 2006

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MAN'S CHEST is the first movie of 2006 to cross the $400 million (GBP222 million) mark.

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Snakes Goes "Hisssss"

21st August 2006

New Line Cinema landed on its asp over the weekend as the highly hyped Snakes on a Plane, which analysts had expected would take in more than $30 million, earned only about half of that...

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Pregnant Spears Thrills With Teen Choice Appearance

21st August 2006

A heavily pregnant BRITNEY SPEARS stunned fans at the Teen Choice Awards in Los Angeles yesterday (20AUG06) when she took to the stage to introduce husband KEVIN FEDERLINE's first live performance. Spears, who is expecting...

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Depp And Bloom Reign At Teen Choice Awards

21st August 2006

Summer swashbuckling movie PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN and its stars lead the winners at Sunday night's Teen Choice Awards in Hollywood. Sequel DEAD MAN'S CHEST scooped the Action Adventure and Summer Movie awards, JOHNNY DEPP...

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Close Finish At Box Office

15th August 2006

The top of the weekend box office was crowded tightly as just over $3 million separated the leading three films. Sony's Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby remained the No. 1 film for the...

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Cars Zooms Back To UK Number One

15th August 2006

Animated movie CARS has zoomed back to the top of the UK box office, overtaking the previous number one MIAMI VICE. The Disney/Pixar film took GBP1.3 million ($2.3 million) over the weekend (11-13AUG06), knocking the...

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O'brien Lays Into Abc For Letting Loose Pirates Against Emmys

14th August 2006

Conan O'Brien, who will host NBC's telecast of the Aug. 27 Emmy Awards, has criticized ABC's decision to air Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl against it. In the past, rival...

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Talladega Nights Keeps Poll Position

14th August 2006

Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby remained the frontrunner at the box office over the weekend, even as two challengers performed far better than expected. Talladega, starring Will Ferrell, took in an estimated $23...

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Depp To Take Singing Test

13th August 2006

JOHNNY DEPP has been ordered to take a voice test before composer STEPHEN SONDHEIM will give his blessing for the actor to star in musical SWEENEY TODD. The PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN star has performed...

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Disney Makes A Comeback

10th August 2006

The Walt Disney Co. beat analysts' expectations by a wide margin as it reported that its third-quarter net income jumped 39 percent to $1.13 billion, versus $811 million during the same quarter a year ago....

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Fascinating Fact 1928

9th August 2006

Oscar-winning BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN composer GUSTAVO SANTAOLALLA and PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN costume designer PENNY ROSE will be among the recipients of craft awards at the 10th annual Hollywood Film Festival in October (06).

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An August Like No Other At Box Office?

8th August 2006

According to conventional wisdom, August is the month when kids have already become saturated with movie fare and are planning to return to school. It has never been a big month for the box office....

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Miami Vice Arrests UK Box Office

8th August 2006

Blockbuster thriller MIAMI VICE has topped the UK box office, knocking animated feature CARS down to second place. The MICHAEL MANN reworking of the 1980s TV cop show, starring JAMIE FOXX and COLIN FARRELL, took...

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Will Farrell Takes The Checkered Flag

7th August 2006

Talladega Nights, starring Will Farrell, was supposed to open big, box office analysts had predicted, but not this big. The film took in an estimated $47 million, making it the second-biggest opening for an original...

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Depp To Quit At 50?

7th August 2006

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN star JOHNNY DEPP is nearing the end of his acting career, insisting he will not appear on screen after he turns 50. The 43-year-old heart-throb is concerned that his ageing appearance...

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Ferrell Races To Number One With Nascar Film

7th August 2006

Funnyman WILL FERRELL's NASCAR comedy TALLADEGA NIGHTS: THE BALLAD OF RICKY BOBBY has raced to the top of the US box office with a staggering $47 million (GBP26.1 million) opening weekend take. The film, about...

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Talladega Nights Revs Up For Big Opening

4th August 2006

Daily Variety observed today (Friday) that although the summer's expensive "tentpole" films like Poseidon, Cars, Superman Returns, Miami Vice, and Pirates of the Caribbean have all been released, this weekend's relatively low-budget Talladega Nights: The...

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Weather Hot; Ratings Cold

2nd August 2006

Except for the talent contests America's Got Talent on NBC and So You Think You Can Dance on Fox, all of the shows in the Nielsen top ten last week were reruns. The ratings reflected...

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Depp Records Sea Shanties Album

2nd August 2006

JOHNNY DEPP has recorded a star-studded album of sea shanties which will appear in the final PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN movie. The actor has joined forces with rocker pals including BRYAN FERRY, BONO and folk...

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Cars Motors To UK Box Office Pole Position

2nd August 2006

Animated movie CARS has raced to the top of the UK and Ireland box office chart, sinking nearest rival PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MAN'S CHEST. The Pixar film, which features the voices of OWEN...

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Pirates: Smooth Sailing Overseas

1st August 2006

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest appeared just as formidable overseas as it did in the U.S., registering $55 million in ticket sales to push its foreign total passed the $300-million mark to $305.5...

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Vice Raids Box Office

1st August 2006

Miami Vice overtook Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest at the box office over the weekend as it confiscated $25.7 million. Nevertheless, in its fourth week, Pirates continued to amass a sizable treasure, adding...

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Vice Sinks Pirates

31st July 2006

Miami Vice arrested the plundering of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest over the weekend, but its $25.2-million haul was unimpressive, given reports that the movie cost Universal as much as $150 million to...

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Depp Takes On 'Fatty' Role

31st July 2006

JOHNNY DEPP has bought the rights to make a film about ROSCOE 'FATTY' ARBUCKLE, the actor at the centre of Hollywood's first sex scandal. The PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN actor intends to tell the story...

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Miami Vice Sinks Pirates At Us Box Office

31st July 2006

The big screen remake of 1980s iconic TV show MIAMI VICE finally toppled blockbuster PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MAN'S CHEST for the top spot at the US box office. The gritty cop drama took...

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Will Pirates Be Caught In Vice?

28th July 2006

For the second week in a row, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest will be challenged by four new films, and some box-office analysts are predicting that this time, the film, No. 1 at...

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Brando Advised Depp On Island Buying Protocol

28th July 2006

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN star JOHNNY DEPP turned to his pal MARLON BRANDO when he was considering purchasing his own private island in the Bahamas. Brando fell in love with Tahiti while filming MUTINY ON...

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Pirate Fans Call For Depp + Bloom To Go Gay

27th July 2006

Fans of magazine gossip are campaigning for PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN co-stars ORLANDO BLOOM and JOHNNY DEPP to star in a gay love scene together. When readers of America's Jane magazine were asked who they'd...

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Pirates Takes Aim At Emmys

25th July 2006

ABC plans to challenge the annual Emmy ceremonies by airing Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl opposite the awards show on Aug. 27, the New York Post observed today (Tuesday). The...

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Critic Reed Sinks Lady In The Water

25th July 2006

As numerous critics have noted, M. Night Shyamalan's Lady in the Water arrived pretty much dead in the water last weekend. Now, critic Rex Reed is administering a few flourishing kicks to the corpse. Writing...

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