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Which 'Sound of Music' Song Did Julie Andrews Hate?

March 19th, 2015 10:25am EDT
Julie Andrews Talks Favorite (And Least-Favorite) Songs From 'So
Julie Andrews celebrated the 50th anniversary of "The Sound Of Music" by chatting with Diane Sawyer during the ABC special, "The Untold Story Of 'The Sound of Music,'" which aired on Wednesday night.

The star loved making the film in 1965, but she wasn't crazy about all the songs she had to sing -- particularly "I Have Confidence."

She explained, "The lyrics were a bit inane. Actually, what I did, because I couldn't make sense of it and I have to have lyrics that make sense, I decided the best way to sing 'I Have Confidence' was to go completely nuts with panic and fear."

During a Q&A ...

Check Out 'Penguins Of Madagascar,' Now Available On DVD, Blu-ray And More

March 19th, 2015 4:36am EDT
Penguins of Madagascar
The most entertainingly mysterious birds in the global espionage game - Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private - must join forces with chic spy organization the North Wind, led by Agent Classified, to stop the villainous Dr. Octavius Brine from taking over the world.

"Penguins of Madagascar" features the voice talents of John Malkovich, Benedict Cumberbatch, Ken Jeong,Tom McGrath, Chris Miller and Christopher Knights.

The Blu-ray and DVD come with two hopping penguin toys available for a limited time.

The Blu-ray and DVD feature several hours of bonus materials that uncover the covert op...

'Goodfellas' Stars To Reunite

March 18th, 2015 8:01pm EDT
'Goodfellas' Cast To Reunite For 25th Anniversary At Tribeca Fil
Robert De Niro was one of the founders of the Tribeca Film Festival back in 2002, and now the legendary New York actor will be callilng on some of his former Goodfellas castmates to make the 2015 festival a special one.

The Tribeca Film Festival announced that it will close out its 2015 show on April 25 with a special 25th anniversary screening of the Martin Scorsese-directed mob classic.

Scorsese, De Niro and the rest of the cast will reunite at New York's Beacon Theatre for a special post-screening conversation about the movie, which will be hosted by Jon Stewart.

"I was most proud of ...

Breakfast Club Stars Reunite At SXSW

March 17th, 2015 6:00pm EDT
Breakfast Club Stars Molly Ringwald And Ally Sheedy Celebrate 30
The SXSW festival in Texas is a giant mash-up of of music, movies and technology that usually brings in celebrities by the dozens, and this year is no exception. Two celebrities in particular who made headlines Monday were Molly Ringwald and Ally Sheedy, who were there to support the 30th anniversary launch of the John Hughes high school classic, The Breakfast Club.

Ringwald and Sheedy played Claire and Allison, who played the roles of the "princess" and the "basket case" in the classic film. The two actresses greeted fans at the Paramount Theater in Austin, TX and then proceeded to a ques...

Playboy Playmates Talk Horror Flick ‘Muck’

March 17th, 2015 12:22pm EDT
Exclusive – ‘Muck’ At The (Playboy) Mansion – Playmate Interview
So demons and dames fans, we thought we’d finish off out marvelous "Muck" coverage (currently playing for one week at the Arena Cinema Hollywood and now available On Demand and DVD/Blu-ray from Anchor Bay Home Entertainment) with a little Playboy Playmate interview action and we’re doubling your pleasure. Below are two exclusive one-on-one interviews with Playboy Playmate of the Year 2013 Raquel Pomplun and Playboy Playmate of the Year 2014 Kennedy Summers to whom we asked the same questions seeing as they’re both going to be featured in the upcoming "Muck" prequel again directed by filmma...

The 'World's Ugliest Woman' Makes Waves At Film Festival

March 17th, 2015 10:21am EDT
Inspiring Documentary About The 'World's Ugliest Woman' Debuts A
Lizzie Velasquez was born with a rare congenital disease that prevents her from gaining weight, giving her an unusual appearance. When she was a young girl she found a YouTube video labeling her the "World's Ugliest Woman," and instead of isolating herself from the public, Velasquez decided to become a motivational speaker.

Her story is featured in the new anti-bullying documentary "A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story," which is showing at the South by Southwest film festival in Austin, TX.

Velasquez, 26, says in the trailer for the film that when she was young she thought everyon...

How Did A Movie Starring Jennifer Lawrence And Bradley Cooper Flop?

March 17th, 2015 10:01am EDT
Why Did A Major Movie Starring Jennifer Lawrence And Bradley Coo
"Serena" stars Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence as a couple undergoing hardship during the Great Depression. It was released this weekend.

Also, no one cared.

"Serena" was not a small film by any means- it cost roughly $30 million to make- and yet the film was shoved into the VOD ("Video on Demand," aka direct-to-video) and forgotten about almost before it was released.

Why would such a thing occur? One very simple reason: "Serena" is a truly terrible movie. Admittedly, we haven't seen it. But those who have... well, let's just say the reviews aren't positive.

"The film isn't bad en...

Eastwood Says 'Sniper' Doesn't Glorify War

March 17th, 2015 9:10am EDT
Clint Eastwood
Clint Eastwood told students during an appearance at Loyola Marymount University School of Film & TV that his highly successful 2014 film "American Sniper" carries an anti-war message.

According to the Hollywood Reporter, when asked if he felt the film glorified war, the actor/director replied: "I think it's nice for veterans, because it shows what they go through, and that life — and the wives and families of veterans. It has a great indication of the stresses they are under. And I think that all adds up to kind of an anti-war [message]."

"American Sniper" is based on the book by Navy SE...

Check Out 'Exodus: Gods And Kings' On DVD, Blu-ray & More Today

March 17th, 2015 5:44am EDT
Exodus Gods and Kings
"Exodus Gods and Kings" is an epic retelling of the story of Moses (Christian Bale), who was raised in the pharaoh's palace in Egypt, virtually a brother to Ramses (Joel Edgerton).

As adults, Ramses becomes the pharaoh, and they learn that Moses had been a Jewish foundling, born into the slave class.

Moses becomes the defiant leader of the Israelites, leading 400,000 slaves to rise up against Ramses and escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.

The film was banned in Egypt and Morocco over "historical inaccuracies," according to the BBC. Egyptian censors were unhapp...

Exclusive Playboy Mansion Tour For 'Muck'

March 16th, 2015 12:22pm EDT
Exclusive – ‘Muck’ At The (Playboy) Mansion – The Tour
Have you dreamed of going to The Playboy Mansion but just never got a much coveted invite? We did too, but recently thanks to filmmaker Steve Wolsh director of the new sin and scares horror outing title "Muck" (currently playing for one week at the Arena Cinema Hollywood and On Demand and DVD/Blu-ray on March 17 from Anchor Bay Home Entertainment), got a full evening invite to party fun and a film screening at the legendary location and we must say the dreamy domicile did not disappoint.

From the history ridden foyer to the infamous hidden Grotto, we got a chance to check...