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'Twilight' Eclipses The Competition At Teen Choice Awards Nominations

June 29th, 2011 11:39pm EDT
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse
The stars of The Twilight Saga: Eclipse are set for another battle with the Harry Potter wizards at the Teen Choice Awards in August - following the release of the nominations on Wednesday.

Eclipse leads the pack with 12 nods while TV phenomenon Glee comes in second with eight and Taylor Swift lands six - one more than Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I, Fast Five and Justin Bieber.

In the major movie categories, Fast Five, Faster, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, The Tourist and Unstoppable will compete for the Choice Movie: Action prize; the Harry Potter and Twilight sequels will ...
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Hugh Jackman Getting Fitness Tips From Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson

December 9th, 2010 12:00am EST
Hugh Jackman
Hugh Jackman has been taking tips from former wrestler Dwayne Johnson as he struggles to bulk up for his latest Wolverine movie.

The Australian actor is bringing his X-Men character back for a second solo outing and director Darren Aronofsky has ordered him to hit the gym and make sure he is even more muscled for the X-Men Origins: Wolverine sequel.

Jackman admits he's finding it tough to put on 25 pounds of muscle for the role as the clawed mutant before filming begins early next year, so he called The Rock for advice.

He tells EW.com, "(Twenty five pounds) is more than I ever have (put...
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'Deathly Hallows' Hauls In Over $50 Million On Thanksgiving Weekend

November 29th, 2010 8:16am EST
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The magic of Harry Potter continues to draw in the crowds at the box office - The Deathly Hallows: Part 1 has conjured up a spellbinding five-day gross of $76.3 million to land the fourth best Thanksgiving weekend in history.

The latest installment in the boy wizard franchise, starring Daniel Radcliffe and Emma Watson, hauled in $50.3 million from Friday to Sunday, in addition to the $26 million it raised last Wednesday and Thursday.

The bumper holiday figures take the movie's 10-day tally to $220.4 million - setting another record as the 10th best 10-day gross ever.

New animated Disney ...
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Carla Gugino's Silver Sparkly Dress - Hot Or Not?

November 25th, 2010 12:00pm EST
Carla Gugino
Carla Gugino attended the "Faster" Los Angeles premiere earlier this week wearing a vibrant silver dress.

In addition to "Faster," Carla appears in the upcoming film "Sucker Punch," a hyper-violent spin on "Alice in Wonderland."

The plot details the action-packed fantasy world of a mental patient (Emily Browning), who escapes from her reality to deal with her abusive stepfather.
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'Faster' Does Not Feign Originality

November 25th, 2010 12:00am EST
Faster
From the instant the camera opens on Dwayne Johnson in “Faster” it is obvious that this revenge film is going to leave behind a hefty trail of bodies. The hardened convict, who is introduced only as “Driver,” has been anxiously pacing his prison cell working up a sweat in anticipation for his release.

Once he steps into the light of day, we follow him on a brisk run from the grounds of the prison to a junk yard where his shiny black Chevelle, a list of names, and a loaded six-shooter are waiting for him. Without wasting any time, Driver guns his car onto the road ready to start his missi...
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Va Va Voom! Sofia Milo Shows Off Her Curves At 'Faster' Premiere

November 24th, 2010 12:00pm EST
Sophia Milos
Sofia Milos attended the "Faster" Los Angeles premiere looking sexy in a tight fitting black dress. What do you think?

An ex-convict seeks revenge for his brother's death in "Faster," an action-packed revenge thriller starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson.

Ten years ago, Driver (Johnson) was part of a bank heist gone horribly awry. In the chaos of the botched robbery, his brother wound up dead. Now Driver is a free man, and he's determined to punish the men who killed his brother. But settling the score won't be easy, because despite being just a few days shy of retirement, a veteran cop (B...
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Billy Bob Thornton Opens Up With The Press

November 23rd, 2010 2:29pm EST
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Billy Bob Thornton was happy to give a press conference about his new movie Faster. He plays Cop, the man on the tail of Driver (Dwayne Johnson), an ex-con on a warpath for revenge. He recognized a lot of familiar faces in the crowd of reporters.

“Over the years we do get to know a lot of you guys,” Thornton said. “I look out here and I see we know each other. It’s real nice to be able to do good work and work with guys like these and come in and talk to you guys about it. I haven’t always been tightlipped, so as a result I would get in a sticky situation every now and then. But right now,...
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Billy Bob Thornton Has A New Respect For The Media

November 22nd, 2010 11:37pm EST
Billy Bob Thornton
Billy Bob Thornton has learned to keep his mouth shut about certain things when he's chatting to the media - but insists he'll never be rude to the people who publicize his films.

The actor has been much maligned for his quirks and comments in the past and now, after a Hollywood hiatus, he's back with a vengeance in new action blockbuster "Faster." But this time, he's choosing his words carefully.

He tells WENN, "We're living in a time in the entertainment business when if you have the opportunity to do something real, it is nice to be able to talk about it. Most movies are about vampires...
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