Lorde Unveils New Single, 'Yellow Flicker Beat' For 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1" Soundtrack [LISTEN]

September 30th, 2014 2:21pm EDT
Lorde Unveils New Single, 'Yellow Flicker Beat' For 'The Hunger
After releasing several teasers on her Tumblr, Facebook and Twitter pages, Lorde has finally unveiled her new single, "Yellow Flicker Beat." The song is part of the soundtrack for the new film, "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1," which arrives in theaters on Nov. 21.

"Flicker Beat" is a dramatic track written by the 17-year-old New Zealander, who easily gets behind the walls of the film's lead character, Katniss Evergreen.

With lines such as, "I’m locking up everyone who ever laid a finger on me" and "I'm a princess cut from marble, smoother than a storm and the scars that mark my bod...
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George Clooney And Amal Alamuddin's People Wedding Exclusive To Benefit Human Rights Charities

September 30th, 2014 1:59pm EDT
George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin People Magazine
George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin's wedding album is featured in the latest issue of People magazine, and it's all for a good cause.

While other celeb couples sell their wedding pics and baby photos to the highest bidder to make an extra buck, Mr. & Mrs. Clooney will be donating every penny of their payout to human rights charities.

The Satellite Sentinel Project, which keeps a close eye on Sudan for war crimes and was started in part by the actor in 2010, will receive the biggest share, according to TMZ.com.

Along with People landing the 25-photo exclusive in North America, Hello! magaz...
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'Clerks III' Gets A Green Light, Kevin Smith Secures Financing

September 30th, 2014 1:40pm EDT
Clerks II
Director Kevin Smith has announced that after years of attempting to secure financing for the third sequel to "Clerks," "Clerks III" has gotten a green light!

Smith happily explained to fans on the latest episode of his Hollywood Babble-On podcast that the sequel to 2006's "Clerks II" is finally a go.

Revealed the director, "'Tusk' was the absolute bridge to 'Clerks III.' Because of 'Tusk,' I got my financing for 'Clerks III'. A year and change ago I was desperately trying to get 'Clerks III' made for the 20th anniversary... I must have reeked of [desperation], because I couldn’t f–ing fi...
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Adam Ferrara Previews The Return Of 'Top Gear'

September 30th, 2014 12:02pm EDT
Adam Ferrara Previews The Return Of 'Top Gear'
Tuesdays are now officially the best day of the week, because Top Gear is back on History. After not one but two breaks, Adam Ferrara, Tanner Foust and Rutledge Wood are returning with four more adventures to wrap up the fourth season of the craziest and most entertaining show on wheels.

Naturally, we couldn't wait to find out what our favorite hosting trio has in store for the next month. So we connected with Adam last week to see what he'd tell us about what's ahead for Top Gear - and what other trouble he's gotten into.

There's still a lot of good stuff coming in the final four episode...
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Why Is Wal-Mart Blaming Tracy Morgan For His Injuries?

September 30th, 2014 11:28am EDT
Wal-Mart: Tracy Morgan Is Partly To Blame For Injuries Caused By
Wal-Mart has fired back at a personal injury lawsuit filed by Tracy Morgan because the company says the comedian wasn't wearing his seatbelt when he was involved in a car crash earlier this year.

In June, a Wal-mart truck struck the limousine Morgan was traveling in on the New Jersey Turnpike. The actor was hospitalized in critical condition with a broken leg and rib, and his friend James McNair was killed.

Morgan believes Wal-Mart is negligent because the truck driver, Kevin Roper, was not monitored for fatigue after driving hundreds of miles from his home in Jonesboro, Ga., before going...
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Review: Charismatic 'Plastic' Keeps The Inner Movie Geek Satisfied

September 30th, 2014 11:20am EDT
Review: Charismatic 'Plastic' Keeps The Inner Movie Geek Satisfi
I’m seasoned enough to know that not every film is going to be a stunning achievement in cinematic history. Some movies are merely meant to entertain – provide escapism where needed. The problem lies in films that either think they are giving more with little to no extra effort (see the new Equalizer!) or those that merely go through the motions with zero thought to the folks who pay to see it. Thankfully the more style than substance grifting thriller "Plastic" is none of the above, instead a pleasant distraction with enough charisma and cool to keep the inner movie geek satisfied.

Sa...
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Blake Shelton, Prince, & Lady Antebellum Lead Albums To Check Out

September 30th, 2014 11:10am EDT
Blake Shelton, Prince, & Lady Antebellum  Lead Albums To Check O
Talk about being spoiled on Tuesday, September 23. No shortage of new albums was available, restoring hope after a year of down album sales. September 30 may not be the ‘super Tuesday’ of the former week, but there are still some exceptional choices. Among the biggest artists dropping new albums: Blake Shelton (Bring Back the Sunshine), Lady Antebellum (747), and Prince (ART OFFICIAL AGE and PLECTRUMELECTRUM with 3RDEYEGIRL). Here are nine new albums to check out this week.

1) Prince, ART OFFICIAL AGE (Warner Bros)

2) Prince & 3RDEYEGIRL, PLECTRUMELECTRUM (Warner Bros)

The Purp...
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Amanda Bynes 'Out Of It' & Under The Influence Of Adderall When Arrested

September 30th, 2014 10:53am EDT
Amanda Bynes 'Out Of It' & Under The Influence Of Adderall When
Amanda Bynes was under the influence of prescription drug Adderall when she was arrested for DUI early Sunday morning. The actress was stopped by police in the Van Nuys neighborhood of Los Angeles, Calif., after she drove her Mercedes into an intersection and stopped. She failed multiple sobriety tests, was "out of it," and had Adderall in her system, sources told TMZ.

Adderall is used to treat narcolepsy and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). College students and young professionals sometimes use the drug to enhance performance.

Bynes was hospitalized at a psychiatric cente...
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'The Voice' Recap: Adam Quips, Anita Comes Back, And The Blind Guy Wins

September 30th, 2014 10:19am EDT
'The Voice' Recap: Adam Quips, Anita Comes Back, And The Blind G
After the first week of blind auditions, the next wave of The Voice is rolling on with two more hours of singers hoping to impress Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani and Pharrell Williams. If you need a reminder, Team Adam has three of twelve artists, Team Blake and Team Gwen each have four, and Team Pharrell is ahead in the count with five. How many more people will get added to the lineup in this round? There's only one way to find out.

Batting leadoff on Monday night is Chicago native John Martin. John's rendition of "Sweet Pea" attracts three of our four coaches: Gwen, Pharrell a...
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'Sleepy Hollow' Recap: The Top 10 Awesome Moments From 'The Kindred'

September 30th, 2014 9:04am EDT
'Sleepy Hollow' Recap: The Top 10 Awesome Moments From 'The Kind
Here are the ten most insane, amazing, terrifying moments of the second episode of Sleepy Hollow:

1. Ichabod’s Weekly Lesson on Modern Times

For a show that’s so constantly horrifying with guts, gore, and tons of decapitations, Sleepy Hollow is one of the most consistently hilarious shows on TV. Ichabod’s attempts to become acclimated to the modern world are always worth a laugh. This week Ichabod learns about Martha Stewart and the ever-growing wedding industry. When he and Abbie go to the bank, he has a bit of a meltdown over the existence of credit cards and pens chained to the desk. H...
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