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Check Out "How To Train Your Dragon" Collector's Edition On Blu-ray Combo Pack May 27

5/24/2014 5:14am EDT
How To Train Your Dragon
Hiccup is a Viking teenager who doesn't fit in with his tribe's longstanding tradition of heroic dragon slayers. His world is turned upside down when he encounters a dragon that challenges him and his fellow Vikings to see the world from an entirely different point of view.

Just in time for the premiere of DreamWorks Animation’s highly-anticipated sequel, the Academy Award®-nominated "How To Train Your Dragon" flies into stores loaded with Viking-sized bonus features, including an exciting episode from the studio’s hit television series “DreamWorks Dragons: Riders of Berk.”

"How To Trai...

17 Movies That Prove 2010s Will Be One Of Film's Best Decades

4/20/2014 2:00pm EDT
17 Movies That Prove 2010s Will Be One Of Film's Best Decades
With the endless sequel-reboot environment consuming the Hollywood landscape, it can be easy to claim that movies’ best days are already over. But just by looking at the crop of high-quality pictures from this decade alone, the era of top notch filmmaking is still far away from closing credits. From psychotic ballerinas to robotic romances and every top-notch indie and mainstream pic in between, these pics prove that the golden age of Hollywood may just be starting. Here are 17 movies that prove the 2010’s will be one of the best decades in film history.

The Avengers

Marvel movies wer...

How To Train Your Dragon 2 Releases A Third Trailer

4/10/2014 3:00pm EDT
How To Train Your Dragon 2 Releases A Third Trailer
If you're anything like us - you love dragons. We can't get enough. Between Game of Thrones and The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug, it's hard not to love them. But we can't possibly omit the unforgettable flick 'How To Train Your Dragon' by Dreamworks. It was the story of a boy and his dragon, living on the island of Berk where dragons were the historic, age old archnemesis.

But now the sequel is upon us, and times are different as the main protagonist 'Hiccup' has successfully turned his stalwart anti-dragon viking-folk into dragon lovers. Berk has become a haven for men and dragonkind alike...

Check Out 'Dreamworks Dragons' Double DVD And Video Game Nov. 15

11/8/2011 6:25am EST
Dreamworks Dragons
The epic story begun in "How To Train Your Dragon" continues with the groundbreaking new "Dreamworks Dragons" Double DVD and Video Game, taking flight November 15.

"How To Train Your Dragon" enchanted audiences the world over with its captivating and original story boasting fire-breathing action, heroic deeds and heartfelt laughs. DreamWorks Animation’s new signature entertainment experience, Dreamworks Dragons Double DVD and Video Game features two brand new adventures plus a Dragons online video game available for the first time ever.

Dreamworks Dragons Double DVD and Video Game inc...

'How to Train Your Dragon' Adventure Continues With Double DVD And Video Game, Out Nov. 15

9/8/2011 6:10pm EDT
Dreamworks Dragons
The epic story began with the Academy Award® nominated worldwide box office hit How To Train Your Dragon continues with the groundbreaking new Dreamworks' "Dragons" Double DVD and Video Game, taking flight November 15, 2011.

One of the best reviewed films of 2010, How To Train Your Dragon enchanted audiences the world over with its captivating and original story boasting fire-breathing action, heroic deeds and heartfelt laughs. DreamWorks Animation’s new signature entertainment experience, DREAMWORKS DRAGONS Double DVD and Video Game features two brand new adventures plus a Dragons online...

'Inception' Tops Sound Editors Golden Reel Awards

2/21/2011 7:51am EST
Christopher Nolan's sci-fi thriller Inception has picked up more honors in the run-up to the Oscars, scooping two prizes at the Motion Picture Sound Editors Golden Reel Awards on Sunday.

The Academy Award-nominated film, which stars Leonardo DiCaprio, was recognized for best sound editing in the categories of sound effects & foley and music in a feature film.

Its Oscar rival The Social Network was also celebrated at the event, winning a trophy for best sound editing in the category for dialogue and automated dialogue replacement in a feature film.

Gwyneth Paltrow's movie Country Strong s...

Jack Black To Host 24th Annual Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards

2/10/2011 2:02pm EST
Jack Black
Jack Black is back! For the third time in KCA's history, the always funny Jack will take viewers on a wild ride as he returns to host Nickelodeon's 2011 Kids' Choice Awards premiering live on Saturday, April 2, at 8:00 PM (ET).

Check out the complete list of nominees for the awards below and start voting for your favorites starting March 7th here!


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'Inception' Dominates Visual Effects Society Awards

2/2/2011 8:38am EST
Leonardo DiCaprio's sci-fi blockbuster Inception is the toast of Hollywood's special effects business after winning four awards at the industry's top prizegiving.

The box office hit, directed by Christoper Nolan, reigned at the Visual Effects Society Awards on Tuesday night, scooping the show's top trophies including best vfx in a vfx-driven feature, as well as honors for compositing, created environments and models.

Nolan also received the organization's Visionary Award, telling the crowd as he picked up his prize, "I'm as dependent on vfx, maybe more so, as any other director out there....

Inside Look At Today's Oscar Announcements!

1/25/2011 2:37pm EST
83rd Annual Academy Awards Nominations
I was lucky enough to be inside the Samuel Goldwyn Theatre this morning while the 83rd Annual Academy Award Nominations were announced. Here is a timeline and some insider information on how the morning played out:

2 AM : Time to wake up and get ready for the announcements. Since the nominations are coordinated with morning shows on the East Coast, I knew I would have to try and get some sleep before I had to be up in the middle of the night. My bed time? 5:37 PM. Just enough beauty sleep for this 2 AM wake up call.

3:30 AM: My official call time over at the Academy's headquarters i...

Oscar Nominations 2011: Complete List Of Academy Award Nominees

1/25/2011 9:34am EST
2011 Oscar Nominations
The Oscar nominations are in! The King's Speech dominated with 12 nominations, including Best Film, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Actor for Colin Firth, and Best Supporting Actress for Helena Bonham Carter. "True Grit" wasn't far behind with 10 nominations.

Also nominated for best picture were "Black Swan," "The Fighter," "Inception," "The Kids Are All Right," "127 Hours," "The Social Network," "Toy Story 3," "True Grit" and "Winter's Bone."

The 83rd Annual Academy Awards will be held on February 27, 2011. Check out all the nominees below:

Actor in a Leading Role

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'The King's Speech' Gets Massive 14 Nominations For BAFTA Awards

1/18/2011 9:51am EST
The Kings Speech
Critically-acclaimed "The King's Speech" is set to dominate the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards next month, after scoring a massive 14 nominations.

The Tom Hooper movie, about stammering British monarch King George VI, has picked up nods in the Best Film and Best Director categories, while Colin Firth is tipped for Best Actor and his co-star Helena Bonham Carter will compete for the Best Supporting Actress prize.

The picture is facing a challenge from Darren Aronofsky's Black Swan, which has picked up 12 nominations, including nods for its star Natalie Portman, ...

'Two Jews On Film' Pick Their Top 10 For 2010 (Video)

1/3/2011 4:05pm EST
True Grit
2010 was truly a year for amazing films. We had The Coen Brothers' fantastic remake of the classic western, True Grit. Films about people overcoming great obstacles...'Frankie & Alice', 'Conviction', 'The Fighter' '127 Hours' and of course, one of the 'Two Jews On Film' favorites...'The King's Speech'. We had movies about a dancer's obsessed with perfection...Darren Aronofsky's brilliant, twisted tale, 'The Black Swan', and a film about a man obsessed with money and power 'Casino Jack'...And then there was that movie about a guy that changed our lives forever...'The Social Network'

'Toy Story 3' Named Highest-Grossing Film Of 2010

12/29/2010 10:00am EST
Toy Story 3
Toy Story 3's profits soared to infinity and beyond this year - it's been named the highest-grossing film of 2010.

In a list dominated by family-friendly movies, the latest installment in the computer-animated franchise - with characters voiced by Tom Hanks and Tim Allen - raked in over $1.06 billion at the worldwide box office following its release in the summer.

Tim Burton's fantasy film Alice in Wonderland, starring Johnny Depp, came second in the list after taking $1.02 billion and the first of the two-part Harry Potter swansong movie - Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 -...

2011 Golden Globe Nominations Announced; 'King's Speech,' 'The Fighter' & 'Social Network' Lead The Pack

12/14/2010 9:47am EST
The Kings Speech
The King's Speech is leading the charge for the 2011 Golden Globe Awards after landing seven nominations.

The cinematic tale about the British monarchy is heading up the main categories with nominations for Best Picture (Drama) and Best Director for Tom Hooper, while Colin Firth, Helena Bonham Carter and Geoffrey Rush have all received acting nods.

Boxing film The Fighter and Facebook-inspired movie The Social Network trailed with six nominations apiece, including mentions in the Best Picture (Drama) category, which also saw nods to ballet movie Black Swan and sci-fi blockbuster Inception...

Who's Hotter? Gerard Butler Vs. Hugh Jackman

10/21/2010 5:00pm EDT
Hugh Jackman & Gerard Butler
Gerard Butler and Hugh Jackman attended a Global Poverty Project event at the Musuem of Modern Art in New York today. They're two of our favorite big screen hunks. But which one is hotter? What do you think?

Gerard recently starred in "How To Train Your Dragon," which is now on DVD. The animated film centers on the son of a Viking chief who must capture a dragon in order to mark his passage into manhood and prove his worthiness to the tribe.

Hugh stars in the upcoming film "Unbound Captives" about a woman whose two children are kidnapped and husband killed in a skirmish with a Comanche ...

Check Out 'How To Train Your Dragon' Now On Blu-ray & DVD

10/20/2010 7:00am EDT
How To Train Your Dragon
The son of a Viking chief must capture a dragon in order to mark his passage into manhood and prove his worthiness to the tribe in directors Chris Sanders and Dean DeBlois' adaptation of Cressida Cowell's popular children's book "How To Train Your Dragon."

Gerard Butler, America Ferrera, Jonah Hill, Jay Baruchel, and Christopher Mintz-Plasse provide voices for the DreamWorks Animation production.

A winner with audiences and critics alike, the action-adventure soars onto DVD and Blu-ray with even more fun, excitement and, of course, more Dragons!

Giving fans more of what they loved, Dre...

'How To Train Your Dragon' Sequel In The Works

10/11/2010 10:07pm EDT
How to Train Your Dragon
Hit animated children's film "How to Train Your Dragon" is roaring back to the big screen - movie executives are planning a 3-D sequel for 2013.

The DreamWorks picture, which featured characters voiced by Gerard Butler, Jay Baruchel and America Ferrera, fired up the worldwide box office when it was released earlier this year, banking almost $500 million globally.

And studio bosses are hoping to take another swing at the box office takings when the second installment of the Viking tale hits cinemas in three years' time.

Best Family Movies

7/21/2010 10:07am EDT
It's the summertime, which means that the kiddies are out of school and need to be entertained nightly at home instead of doing homework. What other way to bond as a family then to make a batch of popcorn, snuggle up on the couch and watch a movie that the whole clan can enjoy. Here are Starpulse's picks for the best family movies to enjoy this summer.

Toy Story- The third installment of Pixar's brilliant story about Woody the cowboy and Buzz the space ranger is in theaters and has received great reviews this summer. If your family is still not caught up with the first two, then get start...

'Iron Man 2' Beats 'Robin Hood' At Box Office

5/17/2010 8:51am EDT
Iron Man 2
"Iron Man 2" has fought off all competition at the box office for a second weekend, boasting new earnings of $53 million.

The sequel to the 2008 hit, starring Robert Downey, Jr. as the comic book superhero, was number one at movie theatres across America at the weekend, sending its week-long total soaring to nearly $212.2 million.

Ridley Scott's epic "Robin Hood," starring Russell Crowe as the legendary British outlaw and Cate Blanchett as Maid Marian, settled for second place with $37.1 million on its debut weekend.

Amanda Seyfried and Vanessa Redgrave's romantic comedy "Letters to Juli...

'Iron Man 2' Absolutely Dominates Box Office

5/10/2010 8:51am EDT
Iron Man 2
"Iron Man 2" has rocketed to the top of the box office chart to score the fifth biggest opening weekend in history with a powerful $133.6 million.

The sequel to the 2008 hit, starring Robert Downey, Jr. as the comic book superhero, dominated movie theatres this weekend as the nation celebrated Mother's Day on Sunday.

The bumper figures overshadowed the takings of the original "Iron Man," which grossed $98.6 million when it debuted in 2008.

However the follow-up failed to match the record set by "The Dark Knight" in 2008, which holds the title for the biggest opening weekend ever at the ...

'Nightmare On Elm Street' Trumps 'Dragon' At Box Office

5/3/2010 8:38am EDT
Nightmare On Elm Street
Horror icon Freddy Krueger killed competition at the box office at the weekend as "A Nightmare On Elm Street" debuted at the top spot with $32 million in earnings.

Twenty-five years after Robert Englund debuted as the serial killer who murders teens in their dreams, "Watchmen" actor Jackie Earle Haley slips on the famous Freddy mask for another sequel.

Haley's remake is the 10th "Nightmare on Elm Street" movie in the franchise, which has also spawned two TV series.

Meanwhile, family film "How to Train Your Dragon" slips from first to second place, adding $10.8 million to its new six-week...

'How To Train Your Dragon' Beats 'Back-Up Plan' At Box Office

4/26/2010 8:37am EDT
How To Train Your Dragon
Hit family film "How To Train Your Dragon" has returned to the top of the box office after narrowly losing out to "Kick-Ass" last week.

The animated movie made $15 million five weeks after it first hit cinemas to finish ahead of new releases "The Losers," "Oceans" and Jennifer Lopez's new film "The Back-Up Plan."

"How to Train Your Dragon" has made a total of $178 million in the U.S. alone.

"The Back-Up Plan" finished in second place with a modest $12.25 million.

'Dragons' Barely Beats 'Kick-Ass' At Box Office

4/19/2010 9:43am EDT
How To Train Your Dragon
Animated hit "How To Train Your Dragon" has narrowly beaten action comedy "Kick-Ass" to the top of the box office chart, according to early studio estimates.

The family film scraped ahead with a weekend gross of $20 million on its fourth week on release, compared to "Kick-Ass'" opening takings of $19.8 million.

But it will be another close call for the second week running - the two movies could easily switch positions when exact ticket sales for Sunday are calculated on Monday.

Meanwhile, romantic comedy "Date Night" is at three this week with $17.3 million, while "Death at a Funeral" en...

Gerard Butler Romancing French Reporter

4/6/2010 10:35am EDT
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After being hounded by the press since starring with Jennifer Aniston in The Bounty Hunter, Gerard Butler has silenced questions of a romance with his co-star after going out on a date with a French reporter.

The 300 star was spotted taking local TV reporter Laurie Cholewa to dinner as well as a few hot spots in France. Cholewa hosts a Friday night show, the latest featuring an interview with - you guessed it - Gerard.

Jennifer Aniston and Gerard Butler have been coy answered romance rumors, but now it appears that was just to drum up buzz for their movie. Gerard is probably hoping his la...

'Clash Of The Titan's Rules Box Office

4/5/2010 8:28am EDT
Clash of the Titans
Action remake "Clash Of The Titans" has conquered the competition at the box office, debuting at number one with $61.4 million in earnings at the weekend.

The blockbuster, starring Sam Worthington, Liam Neeson and Ralph Fiennes, has made a total of $64.1 million in the U.S. including preview screenings on Thursday night.

"Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too?" was runner-up with $30.2 million in ticket sales - marking a triumph for singer/actress Janet Jackson, who went to work on the comedy just a day after her brother, the late Michael Jackson, was laid to rest in June.

Meanwhile, a...

'How To Train Your Dragon' Is Number One

3/29/2010 8:30am EDT
How To Train Your Dragon
Gerard Butler's animated adventure "How To Train Your Dragon" has fought its way to the top of the box office chart with opening weekend takings of $43.3 million.

The DreamWorks movie, which also features the voices of Jay Baruchel and America Ferrera, tells the tale of a Viking boy who tames a fire-breathing dragon.

The 3-D film ended "Alice in Wonderland's" three-week run at number one; Tim Burton's Disney fantasy slips to second place with $17.3 million, taking its total gross in the U.S. to $293.1 million.

John Cusack's 1980s comedy "Hot Tub Time Machine" enters the chart at three af...

Gerard Butler, America Ferrera, And Jay Baruchel Premiere 'How To Train Your Dragon' (Video)

3/22/2010 10:51am EDT
Gerard Butler shifted from "Bounty Hunter" to "How to Train Your Dragon" in a handful of days, continuing his breakneck pace of filmmaking that has rarely paused since "300."

Butler says the new animated film teaches a valuable lesson of patience and tolerance. He voices the father to the main character, who is played by Jay Baruchel.

Jays is excited to be in a children's film, recalling the ones he saw as a child still stick with him to this day - and the chance to star in a feature that could resonate with today's children was one of the reasons he became an actor.

America Ferrera voic...

Trailer Talk: This Week In Movies-'How To Train Your Dragon,' 'Greenberg,' & More

3/22/2010 9:09am EDT
The hot tub machine
On Thursday night I finally went to see “Crazy Heart” since it was still playing at one of my local theaters. While it’s not always the happiest film, it is grounded and real, like you’re actually following the life of a country musician addicted to the rock star lifestyle, despite being past his prime.

Jeff Bridges gives a deep and nuanced performance as the lead character Bad Blake, convincingly portrays a washed up country singer riding on fumes. Blake’s selfish behavior and penchant for the bottle alienate him from other characters in the film, but Bridges’ kind face and sense of hum...

Amusing Photo Of The Day: America Ferrera Wearing A Hot Dog Suit

8/26/2009 11:02am EDT
America Ferrera in a hotdog suit
We're not exactly sure what's going on in this photo, but we're impressed that America Ferrera has no qualms about acting in a hot dog suit in lower Manhattan for a scene on Ugly Betty. See more ridiculous photos after the jump...

A Los Angeles native and the youngest of six siblings born to Honduran parents, America was raised by her mother in Woodland Hills, CA.

America recently admitted she's afraid to go shopping. She said, "I don't like to shop. I don't like being in stores... I've never enjoyed shopping since I was young. It's just not something that I like to do."

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