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Star Wars leads MTV Movie Awards nominations

Star Wars: The Force Awakens pummeled the competition at the box office and now it's posed to do the same at the MTV Movie Awards... full story

Best Picture Oscar nominee Room now on DVD – review

Room was nominated for Best Picture, Best Director and Best Screening at the Academy Awards, and won in the Best Actress category for star Brie Larson. An indie film shot in Toronto, probably not much was expected from it, but this is the little film that could.... full story

Billy Bob Thornton in Fargo

Eccentric actor Billy Bob Thornton rose to prominence in 1996 for writing, directing and starring in the independent drama Sling Blade, a breakthrough career move that would win him an Academy Award for Best Screenplay, as well as a nomination for Best Actor. He would continue on... full story

Claire Danes in Homeland

Claire Danes, who’s probably best known for her breakthrough role in the 1994 TV series My So-Called Life and for several coming-of-age flicks including 1996’s Romeo + Juliet, made the move back to television in 2011. This turned out to be the smartest career move the actress... full story

Sam Rockwell

Sam Rockwell is simply great in everything. He should be—he’s been working since the ’80s. His first major breakthrough performance in 2002’s Confessions of a Dangerous Mind was divisive, sure, but it was irreverent and completely memorable. This is a guy who looks like he truly enjoys acting. His... full story

Paul Rudd receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Paul Rudd, who is playing the title role in the upcoming Ant-Man, was honored with a star on  the Hollywood Walk of Fame yesterday, in front of the historic El Capitan Theatre. Paul was joined at the ceremony by his wife Julie and their children: son Jack, 9... full story

Shailene Woodley big winner at 2015 MTV Movie Awards

Shailene Woodley was the big winner at the 2015 MTV Movie Awards.The 'Insurgent' actress took home four Golden Popcorn awards at the annual ceremony held at Los Angeles' Nokia Theatre last night (04.12.15).The brunette beauty was handed the Best Femal... full story

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Best known as The Terminator, Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger started out as a bodybuilder. His breakthrough role came in 1970 when he was cast as Hercules in Hercules in New York. However, his accent was so thick, his lines were dubbed post-production. Despite being told he had no... full story

Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey started her fighting career at age 11 when she enrolled in Judo lessons. She became the first American female to earn an Olympic medal in Judo at the 2008 Summer Olympics. In 2012, she became the first female fighter to join the UFC. Did we... full story

Silicon Valley: Season One DVD review

If you’re a fan of the movie Office Space and/or the sitcom The Big Bang Theory, this comedy mini-series might just be up your alley. In this case, your valley. Silicon Valley comes from the mind of Mike Judge (Beavis and Butt-Head, King of the Hill) and... full story

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