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August 10, 2006

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Brett Ratner Guides "The Boys from Brazil"

August 10, 2006 10:11:37 GMT

Director Brett Ratner is getting busier. Already put "Josiah's Canon" and "Rush Hour 3" plus an untitled project in his resume, the Miami Beach native now has one more work to carry out as New Line Cinema has picked him up to helm "The Boys from Brazil", a remake of the 1978 movie of the same title.
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Wanted, "Bond 22" Director

August 10, 2006 09:22:18 GMT

The seat of "Bond 22" director is not taken yet. Roger Michell, who was in talks to helm the project, turns out to pull back his intention on the directing stint. It has been reported that the negotiations he was involved in have fallen through because of creative differences and so, making the position is still open for other directors to take in.
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Oops, Britney Spears Does It Again, Renewing Her Marriage Vows

August 10, 2006 08:33:34 GMT

Fresh off the reports carried on Kevin Federline's admission that his marriage to Britney Spears does "need work", the pop singer reportedly is willing to renew their marriage vows.
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Lasse Hallstrom Composes "Christmas Carol"

August 10, 2006 08:26:26 GMT

Giving a nod to Universal's offer, Lasse Hallstrom has just been confirmed to helm the company's new big screen project of "A Christmas Carol" after it successfully purchased a pitch from Todd Komarnicki, so Variety has reported. Hallstrom is set to make the movie based on Komarnicki's adaptation of Charles Dickens' book of the same title.
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Demetri Martin Taking Advantages from "Moon People"

August 10, 2006 08:21:35 GMT

Demetri Martin gets double jobs this time. Satisfyingly sold his comedy pitch of "Moon People" to Columbia Pictures, he is not only tapped to write the scripts but also to use the movie as his starring vehicle, Variety has revealed.
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Esquire Magazine's Third Annual Best-Dressed List

August 10, 2006 08:04:56 GMT

He bears the number 007 in the highly anticipated and long awaited "Casino Royale". But in real life the actor, Daniel Craig, has been labeled the No. 1 Best-Dressed Man, at least by Esquire magazine which has just conducted its third annual poll on that field.
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Aimee Mann's Holiday Album to Arrive on Halloween

August 10, 2006 07:23:11 GMT

The multitalented figure Aimee Mann is done with the recording of her holiday album "One More Drifter in the Snow," which is scheduled to marry the street on Halloween via her own SuperEgo Records label.
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"The Diary of Jay-Z: Water for Life"

August 10, 2006 06:52:08 GMT

Hip hop isn't the one and only thing Jay-Z thinks of. The rap mogul announced Wednesday August 9th that he has joined forces with the United Nations and MTV to film a documentary about the lack of accessible fresh water around the world.
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"Mr. Magorium" Marking Fox and Walden's Alliance

August 10, 2006 06:24:47 GMT

Underlining the beginning of new force in film industry, Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium now possibly is more than just a fantasy flick then. Yes, the picture will be the first big screen feature to be released under the new banner formed by Fox Filmed Entertainment and Walden Media. The two film companies have confirmed on Wednesday 9 that they have joined forces to both market and release G-rated or PG-rated films together for the family audience.
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Pop Superstar Madonna Provokes Another Ire

August 10, 2006 05:57:13 GMT

Madonna won't stop make the gossip pages everyday. The pop superstar who has just provoked protests from Rome's Catholic, Muslim and Jewish leaders concerning her concert crucifixion, again causing controversy in Italy.
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Robin Williams Is Seeking Treatment for Alcoholism

August 10, 2006 04:52:27 GMT

Comedian and Oscar-winning actor Robin Williams enters alcohol treatment. On this matter the star's publicist, Mara Buxbaum, said Wednesday August 9th, that "After 20 years of sobriety, Robin Williams found himself drinking again and has decided to take proactive measures to deal with this for his own well-being and the well-being of his family".
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T.I. and Common Face "American Gangster"

August 10, 2006 04:49:35 GMT

This could be the greatest leap that rappers have made in film industry so far. T.I. and Common have satisfyingly landed deal to star together with Oscar-winning thespians Russell Crowe and Denzel Washington in "American Gangster", the latest big screen project coming from Oscar-nominated director Ridley Scott. T.I. then will play Washington's nephew while Common is going to portray the actor's brother.
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"Now" Replaces DMX on Top of Album Chart

August 10, 2006 04:07:00 GMT

Dominated the album chart at No. 1 spot for five straight weeks isn't a guarantee that DMX will be the ever after chart-topper. The rapper has to, unfortunately, have his latest set "Year of the Dog... Again" slips one to 2nd place with another 126,000 copies, such amount that becomes the lowest opening week of him.
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The "Lady in the Water" Star Expecting Her First Child

August 10, 2006 03:32:28 GMT

The now rising actress in Hollywood film industry, Bryce Dallas Howard, is an expectant mother. Her spokeswoman, Erica Gray, has on Wednesday August 9th confirmed the report to The Associated Press, saying the beauty is expecting her first child with husband Seth Gabel.
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"Halo" Finds the Helmer

August 10, 2006 03:14:56 GMT

The clouds surrounding "Halo" are finally cleared. The film's producer finally has found the right man to bring the project up to the surface in Neil Blomkamp. Previously handled visual effects on some TV programs like "Smallville" and "Dark Angel", Blomkamp therefore is making his directorial debut on the picture, which is based on the popular video game of the same title.
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Jennifer Aniston & Vince Vaughn, Engaged or Not?

August 10, 2006 02:53:36 GMT

What is about Jennifer Aniston that's so hot? Her engagement to Vince Vaughn. US Weekly's latest cover carried the headline read "Vince Proposes! Jen Says Yes!". On the other hand, Aniston's spokesman Stephen Huvane insists, they're not engaged, telling ABCNEWS.com "It's just not true. Their report is erroneous. They are not engaged."
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Has Vanity Fair Magazine Landed the First Photos of Suri Cruise?

August 10, 2006 02:27:19 GMT

Baby Suri, the daughter of celebrity couple Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes, has become a hot commodity in Hollywood. Yesterday it was reported that the newly mom-and-dad promised to release the photos of their elusive infant "shortly", and new rumors surface by the hour that Vanity Fair magazine has landed the first photos of Suri Cruise.