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The Rite Leads Slow Box Office Weekend

January 31st, 2011 9:14am EST
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The exorcism thriller The Rite topped a slow weekend at the movies, Box Office Mojo reports.

The film starring Anthony Hopkins nabbed $15 million in its first week. Last week's No. 1, No Strings Attached, fell to second with an estimated $13.7 million.

No Strings Attached claims top spot at the box office

The weekend's other new film, The Mechanic starring Jason Statham, tied with...

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Seth Rogen Gets Engaged

September 28th, 2010 9:41pm EDT
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"Knocked Up" star Seth Rogen has proposed to his longtime girlfriend.

The actor has been dating writer/actress Lauren Miller since 2004. Both are 28.

A source close to the couple tells Life & Style magazine, "He surprised her with the proposal. She'd started giving up hope that he would ever pop the question."

Rogen is sure to be one happy man - he previously stated, "I have a girlfriend who is far prettier than I should have."

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Michael Jackson's 'Beat It' Lyrics To Be Auctioned

May 18th, 2010 9:45pm EDT
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The handwritten lyrics to Michael Jackson's "Beat It" are to go under the hammer at a memorabilia auction in California next month.

The late pop superstar gave his scribbled notes, signed by the King of Pop himself, to a producer pal.

Marc Kruskol, spokesman for auction house Profiles in History, says, "This piece has been in private hands since being written. It's an incredible piece from the legendary King of Pop and it's in fine condition."

The "Beat It" lyrics won't be the highlight of the memorabilia sale - the pink satin gown Marilyn Monroe wore in the "Diamonds Are a Girl's Best F...
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Marvel And DC Comics Will Be Slugging It Out On The Big Screen For Years To Come

May 5th, 2010 10:06am EDT
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With Iron Man 2, Kick-Ass, The Losers and Jonah Hex all hitting the multiplex this summer, the onslaught of comic book movies shows no signs of slowing (for better or worse). Leaving the Green Hornet (who started as a radio show) and Scott Pilgrim (indie press slacker hero) for later debate, we’ll get you up to speed on the heavy hitters from comics’ Big Two, DC and Marvel that are heading to the big screen in the next few years, culminating (supposedly) in epic team-ups for both universes!

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THOR (May 2011)

Kenneth Branagh is directing Chris Hemsworth (Captain Kirk’s father...
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Christoph Waltz Upset About Leaving Los Angeles

March 11th, 2010 9:02pm EST
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Actor Christoph Waltz's Sunday night Oscar win was bittersweet for the Austrian - because it came at the beginning of the week he'll have to give up his rented Hollywood home.

The "Inglourious Basterds" star has been living in Los Angeles since September, while filming "The Green Hornet" with Seth Rogen, and now the shoot is over, he has to leave Hollywood and return to his native Austria.

And he isn't happy.

Waltz says, "I think I was born here... I went home for two weeks or so over the holidays and then came back, and now I have to pack up this house and I have to leave. I'm completel...
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Seth Rogen On 'Monsters Vs. Aliens: Mutant Pumpkins From Outer Space' & 'Green Hornet'

October 28th, 2009 10:00am EDT
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Seth Rogen is a busy, busy...well, monster...oh, and green hornet. He recently spoke with us about the new "Monsters Versus Aliens: Mutant Pumpkins From Outer Space" NBC Halloween special (airing tonight at 8 p.m. ET), life on the set of The Green Hornet and more!

On B.O.B. in "Monsters:"

I'm very loud, that's what's good about an animated film. I don't have to even be on screen for you to hear me necessarily. But B.O.B. is around. He's - I'm in it; I don't know the exact seconds. Normally I do know the exact amount of seconds I appear on screen in everything I do but I have not yet ...
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Nicolas Cage, Cameron Diaz Vie For 'Green Hornet' Roles

July 21st, 2009 9:55am EDT
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Nicolas Cage is in early talks to play a villain in "The Green Hornet," according to Variety.com. Cameron Diaz is also in negotiations to play a reporter in the film.

Seth Rogen is playing the title character, and the search is still on for an actor to play sidekick Kato. Stephen Chow was originally slated for the role.

Filming is expected to start this fall and be released next summer.

See more photos of Nicolas Cage here!

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'The Green Hornet' Heads To The Big Screen

March 20th, 2007 2:22pm EDT
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Columbia Pictures has optioned the rights to The Green Hornet, the classic crime-fighting hero whose adventures were chronicled over the generations on radio, television, and in comic books. The studio will adapt "The Green Hornet" into a feature film.

The Green Hornet made his debut on January 31, 1936 on WXYZ Detroit, the creation of the station's George W. Trendle and Fran Striker, who also created the Lone Ranger. The series, which ran until 1952 on the Mutual and NBC Blue networks, followed the adventures of Britt Reid, a bored playboy whose life is changed when he inherits his f...
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Celebrity Birthdays, February 27

February 27th, 2007 3:00am EST
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Happy Birthday to singer Fefe Dobson (1985), operatic singer Josh Groban (1981), TLC member Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas (1971), actor Donal Logue (1966), actress Mary Frann (1943; d. 1998), consumer advocate/politician Ralph Nader (1934), prolific actress Elizabeth Taylor (1932), TV actor Grant Show (1962), actor Adam Baldwin (1962), Iron Maiden guitarist Adrian Smith (1957), Journey guitarist Neal Schon (1954), "WKRP in Cincinnati" star Howard Hesseman (1940), TV and film actress Barbara Babcock (1937), "The Green Hornet" actor Van Williams (1934), Oscar winning actress Joanne Woodward (1930),...
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Celebrity Birthdays, February 27

February 27th, 2006 3:00am EST
Fefe Dobson
Happy Birthday to singer Fefe Dobson (1985), operatic singer Josh Groban (1981), TLC member Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas (1971), actor Donal Logue (1966), actress Mary Frann (1943; d. 1998), consumer advocate/politician Ralph Nader (1934), prolific actress Elizabeth Taylor (1932), TV actor Grant Show (1962), actor Adam Baldwin (1962), Iron Maiden guitarist Adrian Smith (1957), Journey guitarist Neal Schon (1954), "WKRP in Cincinnati" star Howard Hesseman (1940), TV and film actress Barbara Babcock (1937), "The Green Hornet" actor Van Williams (1934), Oscar winning actress Joanne Woodward (1930),...
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