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Sorry they missed you, Tarantino - but Cannes was right to celebrate Parasite

Sorry they missed you, Tarantino - but Cannes was right to celebrate Parasite

Korean film-maker Bong Joon-ho's Parasite is a gripping satirical parable of class, status and injustice - an invasion of the lifestyle snatchers that was widely compared to the Joseph Losey classic...

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James Corden Transforms ‘Aladdin’ Into A ‘Crosswalk Musical’ With Will Smith & Mo

James Corden Transforms ‘Aladdin’ Into A ‘Crosswalk Musical’ With Will Smith & Mo

While the trailers had people anxious about the live-action Aladdin , the star-power of Will Smith and his delightful co-stars makes this a fun jaunt through Agrabah. Naomi Scott ( Power Rangers )...

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Lonely Island's Bash Brothers Musical Special Is Available Now on Netflix

Lonely Island's Bash Brothers Musical Special Is Available Now on Netflix

It's not just you - The Lonely Island's Berkeley natives have also always wondered if the Oakland A's Bash Brothers secretly made a rap album together, but turned the what-if into a surprise Ne...

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Sophie Turner & Joe Jonas ex Taylor Swift both on Graham Norton Show

Sophie Turner & Joe Jonas ex Taylor Swift both on Graham Norton Show

Meanwhile, Taylor recently on Ellen Degeneres show revealed her enormous regret for calling out Joe for breaking up with her over an SMS. As well as this, both ladies also sported matching hairsty...

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'Jeopardy!': James Holzhauer wins 26th game, nears $2M

'Jeopardy!': James Holzhauer wins 26th game, nears $2M

The 34-year-old won Friday's episode of " Jeopardy! " with a total of $74,400, making it his 27th straight win. Holzhauer risked $35,000 on Final Jeopardy! and correctly responded to the clue, "As...

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Harrison Ford on Who Should Replace Him as Indiana Jones:

Harrison Ford on Who Should Replace Him as Indiana Jones: "Nobody!"

The 76-year-old IL native said that if he has it his way, he will be the only actor who will ever play the adventurous professor of archaeology. "Nobody else is going to be Indiana Jones ", Ford co...

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Did James win on 'Jeopardy!' tonight

Did James win on 'Jeopardy!' tonight

Holzhauer, 34, who was born in IL but makes his home in Las Vegas, on Thursday won his 26th straight game on " Jeopardy! ". The Naperville native now nicknamed " Jeopardy James" tallied $71,885 in ...

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Sound problems wreck Spice Girls comeback gig

Sound problems wreck Spice Girls comeback gig

As the Spice Girls sans Posh Spice kicked off their " Spice World " revival tour today in Dublin , the pop star-turned-fashion designer posted an iconic throwback performance picture with heartfelt...

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Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif promote Bharat on The Kapil Sharma Show

Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif promote Bharat on The Kapil Sharma Show

At a recent media interaction, Katrina was reminded of her comment that Salman needs to up his Instagram game. "Har jagah! Abhi main inko ghar tak chhod ke aaunga yahin se", he said, which left Katr...

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'Great athlete' Jofra Archer will be England's 'X-factor', says Virat Kohli

'Great athlete' Jofra Archer will be England's 'X-factor', says Virat Kohli

England captain Eoin Morgan agreed with his Indian counterpart Kohli that Archer can make a real difference this summer. "The way he's come about in the IPL [Indian Premier League] over the past...

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Adam Levine leaving ‘The Voice,’ Gwen Stefani taking his place

Adam Levine leaving ‘The Voice,’ Gwen Stefani taking his place

News of Adam Levine's The Voice departure was announced by the show's host, Carson Daly , who gave the shocking news on NBC's Today . Levine had previously been announced as returning for Se...

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See Kylie Jenner Break Her Silence on Tristan-Jordyn Cheating Scandal

See Kylie Jenner Break Her Silence on Tristan-Jordyn Cheating Scandal

Khloe holds her phone while a voice is heard through a speakerphone saying: "I don't even know if I should tell you this". We thought the Jordyn Woods/Tristan Thompson cheating scandal had been p...

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UK's Eurovision entry has score lowered by five points

UK's Eurovision entry has score lowered by five points

However, it has now been revealed that Rice actually only scored 11 points, due to an error in calculation after the Belarusian jury were dismissed for revealing their semi-final scores. Me and my tea...

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Toronto Raptors founder Bitove proud of team's success, praises fans

Toronto Raptors founder Bitove proud of team's success, praises fans

With the game very much in the balance, Leonard put the Raptors in position to win with eight consecutive points, including two of his five threes on the night. The Bucks had several opportunities to ...

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Action 'Sonic the Hedgehog' Movie Pushed Back to Redesign Character Amid Criticism

Action 'Sonic the Hedgehog' Movie Pushed Back to Redesign Character Amid Criticism

The timing is just a happy coincidence, of course, as the real reason Paramount delayed the movie, originally slated for a November 8 release, has to do with the outcry that followed the trailer's ...

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Instagram Finally Rolls Out Landscape Mode For IGTV

Instagram Finally Rolls Out Landscape Mode For IGTV

Back when it launched, IGTV believed itself to be the future home of content creators with a push for vertical videos , which according to them, was a better way to watch videos on our smartphones....

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Kanye Talks Trump, Mental Health, Drake Beef on Letterman’s Netflix Show

Kanye Talks Trump, Mental Health, Drake Beef on Letterman’s Netflix Show

But Kanye does get into "a somewhat confusing argument about his "fear" as a man during the #MeToo movement". West has been an outspoken supporter of the president, even publicly wearing a "Make Am...

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Inspiration behind Kim and Kanye West’s son Psalm’s Name

Inspiration behind Kim and Kanye West’s son Psalm’s Name

Some social media users expressed concern and criticized the 38-year-old Keeping Up With The Kardashians reality star and the 41-year-old Ye rapper for the picture , which showed Psalm laying in ...

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Iron Man’s Endgame Fate Was Destiny, According To The Russo Brothers

Iron Man’s Endgame Fate Was Destiny, According To The Russo Brothers

Almost one year ago, fans were devasted when Avengers: Infinity War concluded with Thanos carrying out his mission to eradicate half of the population in the universe, including several MCU heroes. ...

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Lawyer says deal close in Weinstein sexual misconduct lawsuits

Lawyer says deal close in Weinstein sexual misconduct lawsuits

Bankruptcy Court in Wilmington, Del, according to the paper . The amount of the deal wasn't revealed in court, but a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press it was worth $44...

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Geoffrey Rush Awarded $1.9 Million in #MeToo Defamation Case

Geoffrey Rush Awarded $1.9 Million in #MeToo Defamation Case

The judge said a poster and two articles contained several defamatory meanings - including that Rush was a pervert and a sexual predator - but the publisher hadn't proven they were true. The award is ...

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Kendall Jenner and Ben Simmons Split After 1 Year: What Went Wrong?

Kendall Jenner and Ben Simmons Split After 1 Year: What Went Wrong?

After news broke about Kendall and Ben's break, she was photographed showing off her bikini body while hanging out with Luka Sabbat in Cannes. The source said: 'She's spending time with her friends ...

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Maelyn Jarmon Crowned Winner Of ‘The Voice’ Season 16

Other singers who have done well on the national stage from our area include Mississippian Trent Harmon, who won the American Idol title on Fox back in 2016, and Lumberton native Michael Simeon, who...

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Mario Batali facing criminal charges in alleged Boston assault

Mario Batali facing criminal charges in alleged Boston assault

Batali's attorney denied the allegations in a statement to the Globe - saying they are "without merit" - and said that Batali intends to fight the charges. Batali's restaurant group ended its partn...

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Does The Rihanna Fenty Clothing Brand Have A Release Date?

Does The Rihanna Fenty Clothing Brand Have A Release Date?

But the pop-cultural might of Rihanna , a nine-Grammy-winning pop star, actor and driving force behind Fenty Beauty , which totalled sales of €500m in the first year after its launch in 2017, has ove...

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Ashcroft regains rights to Bitter Sweet Symphony

Ashcroft regains rights to Bitter Sweet Symphony

The signature hook in " Bitter Sweet Symphony " is a four second orchestral sample lifted from Rolling Stones song " The Last Time ". The group split in 1995, regrouped in 1997 for " Urban Hymns ", th...

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Patrick Stewart Returns to Star Trek In the First 'Picard' Teaser

Patrick Stewart Returns to Star Trek In the First 'Picard' Teaser

You can watch the Star Trek: Picard teaser trailer in the post below! Then our narrator / Picard's interviewer goes on to say that something "unimaginable" happened, which may have cost Picard...

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Ellen Degeneres Announces 3 More Years of The Ellen Show

Ellen Degeneres Announces 3 More Years of The Ellen Show

We have been through the good, the bad, the Fifty Shades of Grey phase, and it's been a lot of fun, and 16 years is a pretty good run. "When we started, that was before Instagram, before YouTube ...

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Will Smith Admits Wife and Daughter's 'Red Table Talk' Makes Him Uncomfortable

Will Smith Admits Wife and Daughter's 'Red Table Talk' Makes Him Uncomfortable

The " Aladdin " star went on to praise the women for having a "wide open, raw conversation across the generations about a cornucopia of topics". On a recent episode, Jada got candid about a past p...

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'Terminator: Dark Fate' first official trailer: Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton return

'Terminator: Dark Fate' first official trailer: Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton return

Though James Cameron is serving as one of the film's producers, he will not be returning to the director's chair for this go-around. Terminator: Dark Fate will storm into theatres November 1. " ...

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Rotten Tomatoes User Reviews Now Must Be Verified

Rotten Tomatoes User Reviews Now Must Be Verified

Movie review engine Rotten Tomatoes is adding a level of verification to demonstrate that audience reviews come from actual ticket buyers. Rotten Tomatoes' audience score had been a place where tr...

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Halle Berry kisses writer Lena Waithe on 'Jimmy Kimmel'

Halle Berry kisses writer Lena Waithe on 'Jimmy Kimmel'

The actress, 52, shocked fans in March when she posted a sexy shirtless picture with a large leaf-patterned tattoo running down her spine from the nape to the base. The Monster's Ball actor replie...

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Judge orders file in Jussie Smollett criminal case be unsealed

Judge orders file in Jussie Smollett criminal case be unsealed

Chicago officials and the city's Police Department fumed after a lone prosecutor made a decision to drop the case. The Chicago Sun-Times - one of the papers requesting access to the Smollett file ...

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Luann de Lesseps Is Headed Back to Jail!

Luann de Lesseps Is Headed Back to Jail!

De Lesseps' probation was scheduled to be done on August 28. As a result of the plea deal, she was put on one year of probation, part of which requires her to perform 50 hours of community service, at...

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The Tiger Who Came To Tea author Judith Kerr dies aged 95

The Tiger Who Came To Tea author Judith Kerr dies aged 95

She once told me that the place she felt happiest was in her workroom. "When I come in here I know..." She lived to see the Tiger in The Tiger Who Came to Tea reach its millionth sale as she turned ...

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