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Plane Forced To Make Emergency Landing To Remove Passenger Singing Whitney Houston Song

May 14th, 2013 3:37pm EDT
The Bodyguard
An American Airlines flight from Los Angeles to New York had to make an emergency stop in Kansas City, Missouri, last week because one of the passengers wouldn't stop singing Whitney Houston's famous song from the film The Bodyguard, "I Will Always Love You.

According to the airline, a "very unruly" woman had to be escorted off the plane by police in Kansas City for refusing to stop singing Houston's song over and over throughout the flight.

"The woman was being disruptive and was removed from the plane for interfering with the flight crew," said Kansas City Airport spokesman Joe McBride....
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'The Best of Warner Bros. 20 Film Collection: Romance' Arrives On DVD April 2

March 31st, 2013 6:55am EDT
The Best of Warner Bros. 20 Film Collection: Romance
Warner Bros. is releasing another new DVD box set as part of their 90th Anniversary initiative running throughout 2013. "The Best of Warner Bros. 20 Film Collection: Romance" will be available April 2 - just two days before the actual 90th anniversary. The collection features several romantic classics and modern favorites.  

Relive your favorite moments with Rhett and Scarlett in "Gone With the Wind." Watch Russian doctor Doctor Zhivago pursue the woman he loves during Russia's turbulent political changes of World War I. See Elizabeth Taylor and Paul Newman in "Cat On A Hot Tin Roof."

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Whitney Houston's 'Bodyguard' Gown To Go Under The Hammer

July 21st, 2012 8:17am EDT
The Bodyguard
Costumes Whitney Houston wore in The Bodyguard and outfits Jennifer Lopez and Britney Spears showed off in films, on the red carpet and in videos are to be auctioned off in Los Angeles next week.

The stylish items have been added to the upcoming Dreier Collection sale for auction house Profiles in History.

Highlights include Houston's screen-used Rachel Marron Queen of the Night costume, which was inspired by 1927 Fritz Lang classic Metropolis, and Profiles spokeswoman Nancy Seltzer insists the Art Deco costume is sure to fetch thousands.

She says, "One cannot find a better costume wo...
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Own Whitney Houston's 'The Bodyguard' On Blu-ray March 27

March 23rd, 2012 7:17am EDT
The Bodyguard
Less than two months after Whitney Houston's death, Warner Bros. is releasing "The Bodyguard" on Blu-ray. The film celebrates its 20th anniversary on its Blu-ray release on March 27.

When musical superstar Rachel Marron (Houston) begins receiving death threats, she is compelled to hire protection. Enter Frank Farmer (Kevin Costner), who immediately incurs the wrath of Houston and her entourage by imposing prison-like security measures. An ex-Secret Service agent, Farmer still hasn't purged himself of his guilt feelings over his inability to protect President Reagan from would-be assassin J...
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Watch Whitney Houston's Funeral Coverage Live Here

February 18th, 2012 11:00am EST
Whitney Houston
Today, around 12:00pm ET, millions of fans from around the world will be given an opportunity to bid farewell to pop superstar Whtiney Houston and watch live coverage of her funeral on Ustream.

It will be exactly one week after her tragic and untimely death.

Kevin Costner, who co-starred with Whitney in The Bodyguard, will reportedly speak at her funeral in New Jersey. The late superstar's longtime friend and mentor Clive Davis is also expected to speak and gospel singer and pastor Marvin Winans will deliver the eulogy.

Aretha Franklin and Stevie Wonder will sing at the star-studded s...
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Kevin Costner Reportedly Set To Speak At Whitney Houston's Funeral

February 16th, 2012 7:26pm EST
Kevin Costner
Kevin Costner, who co-starred with Whitney Houston in The Bodyguard, will reportedly speak at her funeral in New Jersey on Saturday.

Family sources tell People.com that the movie star will be among those delivering tributes at the service, which will be held at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, where Houston was once a member of the choir.

The late superstar's longtime friend and mentor Clive Davis is also expected to speak and gospel singer and pastor Marvin Winans will deliver the eulogy.

Meanwhile, ET.com has confirmed that both Aretha Franklin and Stevie Wonder will sing at the ...
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Whitney Houston To 'Sparkle' In Her Big Screen Comeback

September 13th, 2011 8:20am EDT
Whitney Houston
Whitney Houston is in talks to make her big screen comeback in a reboot of 1976 musical movie Sparkle.

The I Will Always Love You hit-maker has not starred in a film since her 1996 hit The Preacher's Wife alongside Denzel Washington, but now she's in negotiations to return to acting after 15 years.

Sparkle focuses on three Harlem-based sisters who form a musical group in the 1960s and Jordin Sparks is already on board to make her film debut.

Despite the success of her first big screen outing, The Bodyguard in 1993, Houston only made three movies before her personal problems and addict...
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Heather Headley To Play Whitney Houston's Role In 'The Bodyguard' Stage Musical

September 11th, 2011 2:15pm EDT
Heather Headley
Singer Heather Headley is set to tackle Whitney Houston's most famous film role when she stars in the stage musical adaptation of The Bodyguard in London, according to U.K. reports.

The one-time R&B star-turned-thespian led a workshop for the musical last month and now a second is planned for January, according to The Daily Mail.

Thea Sharrock's production is expected to open at the end of 2012 in the West End.

Headley, who was born in Trinidad, previously won acclaim for her role of Nala in the The Lion King and as Aida on Broadway. She won a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical for...
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Kevin Costner Helps Save Unwanted Dogs

August 4th, 2010 12:29pm EDT
Kevin Costner
Animal-loving actor Kevin Costner has thrown his support behind a charity operation which rescues unwanted dogs from death row.

The Bodyguard star has given his backing to the Orange Dog organization which saves homeless pets from being euthanized in overcrowded animal shelters across the U.S. by flying them to Canada for re-homing. The charity works with the help of a private jet firm which allows the organization to fly dogs around when the planes are not in use, and Costner is urging the public to support the good cause.

He tells Access Hollywood, "When this plane is operating at its...
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Kevin Costner Welcomes Seventh Child

June 3rd, 2010 8:02am EDT
Kevin Costner
Hollywood superstar Kevin Costner is a dad for the seventh time - his wife gave birth to a baby girl on Wednesday.

The Bodyguard star married German model Christine Baumgartner in 2004 and they are already parents to two sons; Cayden, three, and Hayes, who turned one in February.

Now, the pair has added a girl to its brood - little Grace was born on Wednesday evening, weighing in at seven pounds, 11 ounces. A representative for the couple says, "Both mother and daughter are doing well."

The 55-year-old actor also has three children from his marriage to Cindy Silva and a son from his ...
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'Titanic' Theme Voted Best Movie Song

April 29th, 2010 2:00pm EDT
Celine Dion
The Titanic theme My Heart Will Go On has been named the best film song of all time, according to a new poll.

Celine Dion's ballad, which won the Best Original Song Oscar in 1997, saw off competition from Rule The World by British pop stars Take That, which was used in 2007 adventure movie Stardust.

Aerosmith's I Don't Wanna Miss A Thing, featured in 1998's Armageddon, came third in the survey, decided by listeners of U.K. radio station Magic.

Three songs from Dirty Dancing made the list - Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes' Time of My Life was at four, while Patrick Swayze's She's Like ...
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Kevin Costner To Be A Dad For The 7th Time

March 17th, 2010 12:31pm EDT
Kevin Costner
Hollywood actor Kevin Costner is preparing to welcome his seventh child - his second wife is pregnant again.

"The Bodyguard" star married German model Christine Baumgartner in 2004 and they are parents to two sons, Cayden, two, and Hayes, who born last February.

Now, the couple is expecting a third child this summer.

Costner tells German magazine Bunte, "My wife is going to have a baby in June."

The 55-year-old actor also has three children from his marriage to Cindy Silva and a son from his subsequent relationship with Bridget Rooney.

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Kanye West Stage Crash, Beyonce Takes Control, Rihanna Performs, More

September 15th, 2009 11:44am EDT
Beyonce
Weekly Music News: The MTV Video Music Awards was must see TV this week; not for the performances, but for the random drama. With the unpredictable appearances from artists with opinions paired with the gory performance pulled off by Pop's problem child Lady Gaga, to say that the VMA's this year was a night to remember would be a complete understatement. Kanye's uninvited stage crash, Janet's tribute to Michael, and Whitney Houston on Oprah rounds out this week's music news.

Rihanna performs for the first time since Chris Brown incident

Ever since the incident between Rihanna and Chri...
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Best & Worst Stalker Movies

April 23rd, 2009 10:24am EDT
Obsessed
In 'Obsessed', Derek Charles (Idris Elba) sparks a relationship with his smoking hot new co-worker Lisa Sheridan (Ali Larter). One little problem… Derek already put a ring on Sharon Charles (Beyonce). Crazy Lisa doesn't want to hear that though and continues her pursuit anyways. The unrelenting stalker character is a Hollywood staple, so will 'Obsessed' result in some good scares or unintentional laughs? Here's a look back at some of the best and worst stalker movies ever.

Best:

'Play Misty for Me' (1971) - Long before Jessica Walter made a career of playing boozing, acid tongued gr...
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Race Matters: Is Hollywood Truly Color Blind When It Comes To On-Screen Romance?

September 29th, 2008 9:49am EDT
Die Another Day
In John Grisham's bestselling novel "The Pelican Brief," investigative journalist Gray Grantham and law student Darby Shaw uncover a political conspiracy and in the process, end up between the sheets. In the 1993 film version, Darby Shaw (played by Julia Roberts) and Grantham merely share a chaste hug in the film's conclusion. What happened between page and screen? One theory: In the novel Grantham is white; in the film, he's portrayed by Academy-Award winning - and black - actor Denzel Washington.

The stigma of interracial relationships in cinema can be traced back to the 1934 Motio...
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