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Movie Reviews: Turbo

The premise alone should be enough to earn Turbo a star or two from critics -- a snail dreams of entering the Indianapolis 500, and probably does. But the movie does well by most critics...

Justin Bieber: Fame Can Tear People Apart

Justin Bieber thinks fame can ''tear people apart''.The 18-year-old singer doesn't feel ''famous'' and thinks if he started behaving like a celebrity, he would quickly fall apart.He said: ''What does that really mean, 'To be...

Carly Rae Jepson's 'Fulfilling' Album

Carly Rae Jepson says making her debut album was the ''most fulfilling experience''.The 'Call Me Maybe' singer will release her first record, 'Kiss', on September 18 and can't wait for people to hear the resultsShe...

Lady Gaga's Mother Cried Over Video Stunts

Lady Gaga's mother cried when she refused to use a stunt double in her new music video.The eccentric singer enjoyed "exploding" cars in the promo for single 'Marry the Night' but her parents Joseph and...

Cars 2 Races Far Ahead Of Competition

Demonstrating yet again that when it comes to home video sales, it's difficult to beat movies targeting kids, Disney's Cars 2 sold nearly as many units as every other movie on the retail shelves put...

Milla Jovovich's Crazy Evil Action

Milla Jovovich has promised "crazy" action in 'Resident Evil: Retribution'.The actress thinks fans will enjoy the forthcoming fifth movie in the series - which is directed by her husband Paul W. S. Anderson - in...

Jarvis Cocker Joins The Strokes Onstage

Pulp's Jarvis Cocker joined The Strokes during their co-headlining set at Reading last night (27.08.11). 'Common People' singer Jarvis appeared with the New York band to perform a version of The Cars' 'Just What I...

Movie Reviews Cars 2

For the first time, most of the major critics have taken the wrecking hammer to a Pixar movie. The movie in question is Cars 2. And several critics do give it the kind of review...

Movie Reviews Fast Five

Who would've thunk? After waving the yellow flag at the Fast and Furious car-racing movies for a decade, critics have now given it a green one. Maybe it all has something to do with the...

Crue, Cars & Green Day Make Rock Band Top 10

MOTLEY CRUE, THE CARS and GREEN DAY have made it onto a new magazine list of the Top 10 Best Rock Bands ever.The three acts join the Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Queen and Santana on...

Ocasek: 'Recording New Cars Songs Without Orr Is Difficult'

Reformed rockers THE CARS have been struggling with the memory of their late bassist BENJAMIN ORR as they record their first new material in 24 years.Frontman Ric Ocasek admits he was initially reluctant to bring...

Karl Lagerfeld Advertises Cars

Karl Lagerfeld has appeared in an advertisement for Volkswagen cars.The Chanel creative director has played up his fashion credentials in the ad for the new add-on package named Style, for the Golf and Polo models...

The Cars Ready To Drive Again

Rocker RIC OCASEK and THE CARS have reunited to record their first album in 23 years.The news comes more than three months after the founding members of the Drive band teased fans with a recording...

Groove Armada Rile The Kings

Groove Armada and the Kings of Leon were involved in a confrontation at this summer's V Festival.The two bands - who were preparing for shows at the festival's Chelmsford venue at the time of the...

Tom Brady's Crash Matrix

Tom Brady's car crash was "like a scene from 'The Matrix' ".The 33-year-old NFL player - who has nine-month-old son Benjamin with wife Gisele Bundchen, as well as three-year-old John from a previous relationship -...

The Cars Ready To Drive Off Again?

Rock supergroup THE CARS are teasing fans about a possible reunion by posting a photo of the bandmates working together in the studio on their Facebook fan page.The My Best Friend's Girl hitmakers split 22...

Dolenz Supergroup To Play For Stars At Sag Gala

MONKEES star MICKEY DOLENZ, BAD COMPANY's SIMON KIRKE and THE CARS' ELLIOT EASTON will front a jam band supergroup which will perform at the Screen Actors Guild post-show gala on Sunday (25Jan09). Billed as the...

Sienna's Friend Otis Ferry Cleared Of Criminal Damage

The son of Roxy Music frontman Bryan Ferry has been cleared of criminal damage after snatching the keys of photographers chasing Sienna Miller.Pro-hunt campaigner Otis Ferry had been leaving London nightclub Boujis with the actress...

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Ocasek Records With Brazilian Girls

Reclusive former THE CARS frontman RIC OCASEK has given New York rockers the BRAZILIAN GIRLS a boost after stepping out from behind the production desk to perform with them. Ocasek can be heard playing guitar...

Genesis Plan A 2008 Reunion

A GENESIS reunion is tentatively being planned for 2008, according to the group's longtime frontman PHIL COLLINS. Collins reveals the original quintet, including PETER GABRIEL and STEVE HACKETT, came together for reunion talks and an...

Blondie Honoured At Rock Walk

Rockers BLONDIE took time off their farewell tour in Los Angeles yesterday (22MAY06) to receive honours on the Rock Walk. Singer DEBORAH HARRY joined bandmates CLEM BURKE and CHRIS STEIN outside Hollywood's Guitar Center for...

The New Cars Do Their Homework To Avoid Legal Battles

THE CARS founder ELLIOT EASTON is convinced the group's legacy won't be ruined by former bandmates who refused to take part in a reunion tour this summer (06) - because he spent two years making...

New Cars Drummer Is Also Set Designer

The new-look THE CARS made a clever decision to recruit former TUBES drummer PRAIRIE PRINCE - he's also the reunited band's set designer. After the Tubes split in 1985 Prince and bandmate MICHAEL COTTEN started...

Rundgren Checks Cars Song Lyrics

Rocker TODD RUNDGREN jumped at the chance to front the reunited THE CARS because it would allow him to make certain of original frontman RIC OCASEK's lyrics. The former UTOPIA star had always questioned the...

Blondie Call It Quits

Punk icons BLONDIE's upcoming co-headlining US tour with the reunited THE CARS will be the group's last. Singer DEBORAH HARRY, who was inducted into the Rock + Roll Hall of Fame in New York last...

Cars Rev Up With Rundgren, Tubes + Utopia

LATEST: Former TUBES drummer PRAIRIE PRINCE and UTOPIA bassist KASIM SULTON will join TODD RUNDGREN as members of the new-look THE CARS. Founder members GREG HAWKES and ELLIOT EASTON will also hit the road with...

The Cars Join Genesis At The Reunion Ball

US rockers THE CARS will end months of speculation by announcing plans to reform with TODD RUNDGREN as their frontman in Los Angeles tomorrow (14MAR06). The DRIVE hitmakers will stage a press conference at the...

The Cars Are To Reform With Rundgren

Rock supergroup THE CARS have reformed with TODD RUNDGREN as the new frontman. After months of denying speculation about a reunion featuring the HELLO, IT'S ME rocker, Cars founders ELLIOT EASTON and GREG HAWKES...

The Cars To Reform?

Rock supergroup THE CARS are negotiating a comeback tour almost 20 years after they split. The existing members of the American band, which recorded LIVE AID anthem DRIVE, last toured together in the late...

The Cars Gear Up For Induction

THE CARS, THE PRETENDERS and VAN HALEN have been informed they're eligible for induction into the ROCK + ROLL HALL OF FAME in 2004. The three rock favourites join hopefuls SEX PISTOLS, BLACK SABBATH,...

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Trumbo - Review

Trumbo - Review

In 1947, Dalton (Bryan Cranston) is the film industry's top-paid screenwriter, so of course the House Un-American Activities Commission goes after...

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Seth Grahame-Smith's Pride and Prejudice and Zombies graphic novel has been made into a film.

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton's new album, 'Wonderful Crazy Night', came out the next day.

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

The video for 'Hymn For the Weekend' was filmed in Mumbai, India.

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

Three more seasons to go for this adored comedy.

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Matt LeBlanc "Couldn't Believe" The Response To His 'Top Gear' Appointment

LeBlanc was announced as one of Chris Evans' co-hosts on the brand new 'Top Gear' on Thursday.

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

New York trio Fun Lovin' Criminals first made an impact back in 1996 with the release of their since acclaimed debut LP Come Find Yourself.

Goosebumps - Review

Goosebumps - Review

This lively romp is entertaining enough to amuse the audience even when it veers off the rails.

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