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Leah Remini Comments On Scientology Film

March 31st, 2015 9:40am EDT
Leah Remini
Scientology is kind of an "all or nothing" thing. Either you're a proud follower of Dianetics, or you'd prefer to have all traces of Scientology purged from history forever. It's pretty intense.

And former Scientologist Leah Remini just shored up her position on the "anti" side of things. The HBO documentary "Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief" aired on Sunday night, and Remini was right there along with it, tweeting her support of the film and its anti-Scientologist stance.

"Thank you to the brave who did something about it. And to those who didn't have a voice, you do now...
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Hugh Jackman To Play Wolverine 'One Last Time'

March 30th, 2015 12:15pm EDT
Hugh Jackman in The Wolverine
Hugh Jackman shared a photo on Instagram over the weekend, revealing that his next film as iconic X-Men character Wolverine will be his last.

"Wolverine... one last time," he captioned a shot of his hands, one with his adamantium claws extended.

WOLVERINE ...ONE LAST TIME. HJ

A photo posted by Hugh Jackman (@thehughjackman) on Mar 28, 2015 at 10:40am PDT

Jackman has played the character in four X-Men movies, along with standalone films X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009) and 2013's The Wolverine.

A third Wolverine film is set for release in 2017, meaning it's unlikely that he'll ...
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'Home' Debuts At Number One

March 30th, 2015 10:46am EDT
Home
The animated film "Home" easily took the top spot at the weekend box office, making $54 million.

The Dreamworks film centers on Oh (Jim Parsons, "The Big Bang Theory"), an alien on the run from his own people, who lands on Earth and makes friends with the adventurous Tip (Rihanna), who is on a quest of her own.

While promoting the film, openly gay Parsons talked about how great it was working with the pop star, telling Ellen DeGeneres she smelled like "heaven" and he had "this terribly weird crush on her."

Kevin Hart and Will Ferrell's comedy "Get Hard" opened in a distant second place...
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Filming Halted On 'Pirates Of Caribbean 5'

March 29th, 2015 2:39pm EDT
Producers Suspend Filming On 'Pirates' While Johnny Depp Recover
Producers on the film "Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" have suspended filming while Johnny Depp recovers from a hand injury.

The actor broke his wrist earlier this month while go-karting at a friend's private track while taking time off during filming in Australia. He was forced to fly to the United States for treatment.

Depp reportedly needs additional time to recover before he returns to work, so filming has been halted, according to the Daily Mail.

The 400 crew members have reportedly been told that shooting won't resume for at least an additional two weeks.

The fif...
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Angelina Jolie Brought Her Daughters To Kids' Choice Awards

March 29th, 2015 10:48am EDT
Angelina Jolie Gives Inspiring Speech At Kids' Choice Awards
Angelina Jolie attended the 2015 Kids' Choice Awards with two of her children -- Shiloh and Zahara. The pair jumped out of their seats when their mom won the award Favorite Villian for "Maleficent."

But it was the star's acceptance speech that really got the audience cheering "Different is good. So, don't fit in. Don't sit still. Don't ever try to be less than what you are. And when someone tells you that you are different, smile and hold your head up high and be proud!"

It was Jolie's first public appearance since she had preventative surgery removing her ovaries and fallopian tubes to...
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Check Out 'Island Of Lemurs Madagascar,' On DVD, Blu-ray And Digital March 31

March 29th, 2015 5:32am EDT
Island of Lemurs
Audiences are taken on a spectacular journey to the remote and wondrous world of Madagascar in Warner Bros. film "Island of Lemurs Madagascar." Morgan Freeman narrates.

Lemurs arrived on the island country in the Indian Ocean as castaways millions of years ago and evolved into hundreds of diverse species but are now highly endangered.

Join trailblazing scientist Patricia Wright on her lifelong mission to help these strange and adorable creatures survive in the modern world.

"Island of Lemurs Madagascar" arrives on Blu-ray combo pack and Digital HD on March 31. The film includes a bonus...
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Jake Gyllenhaal Buffs Up For Southpaw

March 28th, 2015 5:19pm EDT
Jake Gyllenhaal in Southpaw
Jake Gyllenhaal has seriously buffed up for his new film Southpaw, about a champion boxer whose bad temper sets off a melee after a press event during which his wife, played by Rachel McAdams, is shot and killed.

He goes on the downward spiral, first losing his home and fortune and then losing custody of his daughter, who is put into a group foster home.

Naturally, he begins a career comeback in order to win his life back and regain custody of his daughter.

Gyllenhaal, who muscled up for the film, got himself into serious shape, and, according to Us Weekly, he even did his own boxing.

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Check Out 'Interstellar,' Now On Digital; On DVD & Blu-ray March 31

March 28th, 2015 5:26am EDT
Interstellar
With our time on Earth coming to an end, a team of explorers undertakes the most important mission in human history; traveling beyond this galaxy to discover whether mankind has a future among the stars.

Matthew McConaughey stars as ex-pilot-turned-farmer Cooper, who must leave his family and a foundering Earth behind.

Anne Hathaway, Michael Caine Jessica Chastain and John Lithgow also star.

"Interstellar" makes its debut on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and On Demand March 31, 2015, from Paramount Home Media Distribution. The film arrives two weeks early on Digital HD March 17, 2015.
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RIP Sally Forrest

March 27th, 2015 1:14pm EDT
Sally Forrest
American film, stage and TV actress Sally Forrest has died at age 86. The star, known for appearing in several films in the 1940s and 50s, died of cancer on March 15, according to her publicist.

Forrest was discovered by actress and filmmaker Ida Lupino. She kicked off her career in several MGM musicals as well as the films "Not Wanted," "While The City Sleeps," and "Excuse My Dust."

One of her classic films was 1955's "Son Of Sinbad," which featured several professional strippers.

Forrest starred in several theater productions, including "Damn Yankees," "Bus Stop," "As You Like It," ...
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Forgotten Friday Flick: 'Easy Money' Is The Definitive Dangerfield Outing

March 27th, 2015 12:00pm EDT
Forgotten Friday Flick - 'Easy Money'
Things have gotten a tad serious in the past picture realm recently and with the arrival of the tepid new comedy "Get Hard" hitting theaters today it felt right to provide a little lessor known five-star funny film for fans – welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick! Today’s selection from the house of hilarity is via the mind of a notorious funnyman who always got no respect. But unlike the notorious ("Caddyshack," anyone?!) and staple work (time to go…"Back To School!") in his wheelhouse, this one is a gem that may have slipped through the cracks for some. Ready to give up all your vices for ...
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