As if it's a big surprise, "Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull" discovered pure box-office gold with a performance sooooo huge, it's on track to become the second biggest Memorial Day movie opening ever! Read More...
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A love-fest has been brewing between these two Michigan natives, Michael Moore and Madonna!
Moore loves Madonna's new documentary so much that he announced that the Queen of Pop will appear for a screening of "I Am Because We are" at the Traverse City Film Festival on August 2nd.
"I Am Because We are" is a powerful documentary that seeks to illustrate the poverty that Malawi children face. Read More...
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We know it's bound to happen. One group will always be mad at a blockbuster film! And this weekend, St. Petersburg communists are campaigning against the new "Indiana Jones" movie, complaining that "its portrayal of the Russian villains is insulting and historically inaccurate."
Aren't they happy it's the great Cate Blanchett who portrayed the Russian villain?
But Moscow Communist lawmaker Andrei Andreyev said Saturday "it is very disturbing if talented directors want to provoke a new Cold War."
Read the complete article here.
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The French film "Entre les Murs" ("The Class") has won top honors at the Cannes Film Festival!
The film, which won the Palme d'Or, tells the tale about classroom life and uses real students and teachers at a junior high school.
Directed by Laurent Cantet ("Ressources humaines"), "Entre les Murs" is shot in a raw, improvisational style to chronicle the drama that unfolds over one school year.
Read more about the fantastic Cannes Film Festival by visiting their official website here.
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Rob Knox, 18, a British teenage actor playing a minor role in the upcoming "Harry Potter" film was stabbed to death during a brawl in London on Saturday, police said. Read More...
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