Film Review: Mark Wahlberg Stars in ‘Lone Survivor’ by Peter Berg

December 25th, 2013
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‘Fast & Furious’ Release Delayed Right up until 2015

December 24th, 2013

LOS ANGELES – The present will go on: “Fast &amp Furious 7” will now get there in theaters in April 2015, a delay of 9 months, pursuing the demise of Paul Walker, one of the movie’s stars. And Mr. Walker will appear in the movie. Universal Images made the announcement late Sunday adhering to a publish on Facebook by the actor Vin Diesel, who headlines the “Fast &amp Furious” series. (“He’d want you to know first,” Mr. Diesel wrote to his 58 million followers the put up had about 1 million “likes” by Monday morning.) Filming on “Fast &amp Furious […]

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‘Walter Mitty’ Producer John Goldwyn Feels the Pressure

December 24th, 2013

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — John Goldwyn’s grandfather was the G in MGM. His father, a producer, gave Julia Roberts her big crack in “Mystic Pizza.” His brother, an actor, is currently actively playing the president on ABC’s “Scandal.” As royal Hollywood people go, the Goldwyns are the real deal. But success in the motion picture business is no cinch, even for a prince. John Goldwyn commenced as a mail room attendant, climbed all the way to vice chairman at Paramount Photographs, exactly where he aided provide Oscar winners like “Forrest Gump,” and then — kerplunk. In 2003, with the hits […]

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Movie Evaluation: ‘Dhoom 3’ Is a Bollywood Thriller Established in Chicago

December 23rd, 2013

The hero of “Dhoom 3” is not India’s top cop, Jai Dixit, who’s summoned to Chicago from Mumbai to capture a thief. Jai (Abhishek Bachchan) might be the series’s franchise participant, but in every single “Dhoom” movie, a heroic visitor villain has eclipsed him. In “Dhoom three,” that is Sahir (Aamir Khan), a daredevil hard body with a bike and a principled grudge against the Chicago Western Financial institution. Sahir is also a showman: He operates anything named the Excellent Indian Circus, housed in a pretty neo-Classical pile in any other case recognized as the Shedd Aquarium. Prepared and directed […]

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Tom Cruise Settles Defamation Lawsuit From Publisher

December 22nd, 2013

LOS ANGELES — Tom Cruise has settled his well known lawsuit in opposition to the publisher of In Touch and Daily life &amp Design magazines, his law firm stated. Mr. Cruise sued the publisher, Bauer Publishing, for defamation in 2012 right after the publications released cover stories about his split with the actress Katie Holmes and his relationship with their daughter. The match, filed in United States District Court for the Central District of California below, sought $ fifty million in damages, and particularly challenged headlines that recommended he experienced “abandoned” the daughter, Suri. In a assertion on Friday, the […]

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Ned Vizzini, 32, Dies Wrote Teenage Novels

December 22nd, 2013

Ned Vizzini, a precocious and highly praised author of common younger-adult novels that often dealt with themes of teenage stress and despair — and nonetheless made audience giggle — died on Thursday in Brooklyn. He was 32. He took his personal daily life, according to his father, James. The New York City main medical examiner’s place of work mentioned he experienced blunt impact accidents. The writer’s brother, Daniel, advised reporters that Mr. Vizzini had jumped off the roof of the constructing exactly where their mothers and fathers dwell. Mr. Vizzini wrote brazenly about his struggles with melancholy and spoke about […]

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On Movie: New DVDs of ‘Secret Life of Walter Mitty’ and ‘Mary Poppins’

December 21st, 2013
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Riff: 1! Very last! Time!

December 20th, 2013
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This Week’s Videos: Dec. twenty, 2013

December 20th, 2013

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Martin Scorsese’s Technique in ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’

December 19th, 2013

If you want to know the real truth, the Wolf of Wall Street — the man or woman, that is, not the Martin Scorsese-Leonardo DiCaprio film that opens on Christmas Working day — put in only a fleeting couple of months on the actual Wall Road. In 1987, Jordan Belfort — a.k.a. the wolf himself — took a job at L. F. Rothschild, an outdated white-shoe organization. It was his 1st job in the company, and he was given the assignment of chilly-contacting “prospects” that he would then switch in excess of to a broker. In his memoir — on […]

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