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Free Outdoor Screening In LA of Pixar's 'Up' w/Ed Asner!

8/7/2015 12:00pm EDT
Free Outdoor Screening In LA of Pixar's 'Up' w/Ed Asner!
Love Pixar? Have kids? On a budget? How about a little early animated Pixar Los Angeles red carpet fun for the whole family free of charge?

Flicks for Fans and the Westwood Improvement Association are prepared to lift your expectations with their awesome free outdoor screening on the amazing Pixar film "Up!" Taking place on Monday, August 10, 2015 at 7pm in Westwood, this event which is part of the 'Cinema Under The Stars: Red Carpet Series' is just what kids and parents ordered as a fun before school starts outing! Featuring "Up" playing on a jumbo outdoor screen, hosted by Jimmy ...
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A Special Los Angeles Movie Event

7/6/2015 12:30pm EDT
Red Carpet Series
Looking for an explosive big summer movie special event to take family or friends to in Los Angeles…for free?

Well then Flicks for Fans and the Westwood Village Improvement Association have you covered with the new outdoor movie screenings - “Westwood Village Cinema Under the Stars: Red Carpet Series” hosted by James Oster aka 'Jimmy O' from Joblo.com. Free featured films include “Independence Day” on July 20 and Pixar’s “UP” on August 10 both starting at 8pm.

Both films in this series, “Independence Day” and Pixar’s “UP” had their Red Carpet Premiere’s at the famed Westwood Villag...
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Ed Asner Finally Files For Divorce

5/15/2015 5:02pm EDT
Ed Asner Files For Divorce At 85
Ladies, Ed Asner is officially back on the market.

The 85-year-old filed for divorce from his wife Cindy, eight years after they first separated. TMZ has the report that Ed and Cindy, who first split in 2007, actually reached a financial settlement in 2009. But it's taken until now for one of them to actually make the split formal with a divorce filing.

Asner and Cindy were wed in 1998. It's long forgotten now, but their split in 2007 was actually highly contentious. Asner tried to cut off her spousal support, claiming that she wasn't making enough of an effort to become independent and s...
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Man Vomits On Audience During Paul Rudd's Broadway Play

11/16/2012 4:20pm EST
Paul Rudd
Paul Rudd's turn in Broadway play Grace is making theatre fans sick - one man vomited from a balcony during Wednesday night's show.

Rudd is currently starring in the first official run of Craig Wright's production alongside fellow cast members Michael Shannon and Ed Asner at the Cort Theater in New York, and fans flocked to see the show on Wednesday.

However, audience members in the orchestra section got a shock when they were showered in sick after a man fell ill in the mezzanine. A source tells New York Magazine, "The stench of the vomit was a little overwhelming, and many people were...
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Our Favorite TV Bosses In Honor Of National Boss' Day

10/17/2011 1:00pm EDT
Favorite TV Bosses
Usually celebrated on Oct. 16, National Boss' Day is being observed today because yesterday was a Sunday.

In honor of the non-secular "holiday," Starpulse is honoring some of our favorite television bosses.

Check out the slideshow below (in no particular order), and tell us who YOUR favorite boss is!
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Check Out 'Elf Ultimate Collector's Edition' On DVD & Blu-ray Oct. 26

10/23/2010 7:45am EDT
Elf
The hilarious Christmas film "Elf" tells the tale of a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag of gifts on Christmas Eve and is transported back to the North Pole and raised as an elf.

Years later Buddy learns he is not really an elf and goes on a journey to New York City to find his true identity.

For his sophomore stab at directing, actor/writer/director Jon Favreau (Swingers, Made), took on this holiday comedy starring Saturday Night Live-alum Will Ferrell.

Ferrell stars as Buddy, a regular-sized man who was raised as an elf by Santa Claus (Edward Asner). When the ne...
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'Star Trek' Tops Spike TV 'Scream 2009' Awards With 17 Noms

9/7/2009 12:00pm EDT
Star Trek XI
"Resistance is futile" this October as Spike TV presents the fourth annual "Scream," the first and only global event of its kind to honor the best in sci-fi, fantasy, horror and comic genres. Taping on Saturday, October 17 at The Greek Theater in Los Angeles, CA, "Scream 2009" celebrates the hottest films, TV shows, comics, actors, creators, icons and pioneers who have influenced and shaped the industry. This year's show will also continue the tradition of featuring exclusive World Premieres from some of the most anticipated movies of 2010. The two-hour extravaganza will premiere on Spi...
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Starpulse's Explosive Summer Movie Preview

5/1/2009 10:06am EDT
Star Trek
Since the dawn of the American cinematic blockbuster in the late 1970s and early 1980s, moviegoers have eagerly waited for May - the unofficial beginning of summertime. This summer is no different. Films, and most popular media, are social mirrors, and this summer season supports that. The large box office contenders all deal with very similar themes: escapism and the support of the lone, outlaw hero figure (X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Star Trek, Terminator Salvation, Up, Transformers 2, Public Enemies, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra, Inglourious Basterds, et...
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Celebrity Birthdays, November 15

11/15/2007 3:00am EST
Sam Waterston
Happy Birthday to rapper Ol' Dirty Bastard (1968; d. 2004), jazz guitarist and Jay Leno bandleader Kevin Eubanks (1957), actress Beverly D'Angelo (1951), Law & Order detective Sam Waterston (1940), English singer Petula Clark (1932), TV newspaper publisher Ed Asner (1929), Italian composer Mantovani (1905; d. 1980), and American painter Georgia O'Keeffe (1887; d. 1986).
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Celebrity Birthdays, November 15

11/15/2006 3:00am EST
Ed Asner
Happy Birthday to rapper Ol' Dirty Bastard (1968; d. 2004), jazz guitarist and Jay Leno bandleader Kevin Eubanks (1957), actress Beverly D'Angelo (1951), Law & Order detective Sam Waterston (1940), English singer Petula Clark (1932), TV newspaper publisher Ed Asner (1929), Italian composer Mantovani (1905; d. 1980), and American painter Georgia O'Keeffe (1887; d. 1986).
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Celebrity Birthdays, November 15

11/15/2005 3:00am EST
Chad Kroeger of Nickelback
Happy Birthday to actress Virginie Ledoyen (1976), Nickelback guitarist Chad Kroeger (1974), Aeon Flux actor Jonny Lee Miller (1972), rapper Ol' Dirty Bastard (1968; d. 2004), jazz guitarist and Jay Leno bandleader Kevin Eubanks (1957), actress Beverly D'Angelo (1951), Law & Order detective Sam Waterston (1940), English singer Petula Clark (1932), TV newspaper publisher Ed Asner (1929), Italian composer Mantovani (1905; d. 1980), and American painter Georgia O'Keeffe (1887; d. 1986).
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