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October 08, 2007

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No Country for Old Men Screening at the 45th New York Film Fest

October 08, 2007 09:30:26 GMT

Making its way back to the States after being premiered at this year's Cannes Film Festival, Miramax Films' upcoming release "No Country for Old Men" had its turn in getting screened at the 45th edition of New York Film Festival last Saturday, October 6, 2007.

Got honored as the festival's Centerpiece, the crime drama thriller became one of the twenty-eight titles showcased at the city's Frederick P. Rose Hall, Home of Jazz at Lincoln Center. Principal cast members like Tommy Lee Jones, Javier Bardem, Josh Brolin, and Kelly MacDonald were all present with directors Joel and Ethan Coen also attending.
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Charlotte's Pregnancy and Carrie's Wedding Are Just Sex and the City Dream Sequences

October 08, 2007 08:42:07 GMT

Apparently nobody is pregnant nor gets hitched in "Sex and the City." A source close to the film project has informed the New York Post that images of a very pregnant Charlotte York and Carrie Bradshaw in her wedding gown are actually intended for the "dream sequences" in the flick.

"They're playing mind tricks with the fans. The pictures have been staged to make people think they're following a predictable plot, but these are really only dreams," so the source revealed. "Everyone's wondering how Charlotte could finally get pregnant after all that time. They're loving that everyone's imaginations are running wild."
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Queen Latifah Doing Cameo in What Happens in Vegas

October 08, 2007 07:52:28 GMT

It's fun to spot big Hollywood names appearing in just a blink of moment in a film feature, and this time, it's apparently Queen Latifah's turn to do so.

That's right, according to The Hollywood Reporter, the Oscar nominee is about to play a cameo role in "What Happens in Vegas...", 20th Century Fox's upcoming rom-com flick toplined by Ashton Kutcher and Cameron Diaz. What cameo she will make, however, is being kept under wraps for now.
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Michael Jackson to Join 'X Factor' in December

October 08, 2007 07:46:58 GMT

Michael Jackson is set to make his first TV appearance in nearly four years this December. The pop king surprisingly chose ITV, the channel that broadcast his infamous child molestation interview with Martin Bashir, as the media.

Jakson will join British talent show X Factor, sitting with Sharon Osbourne, Simon Cowell, Dannii Minogue and Louis Walsh as judges. He in particular, will help contestants to choose materials and boost their vocal.
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New Line Finds New Writer for Vampire Pic Darksiders

October 08, 2007 07:21:22 GMT

Entrusting an experienced one to do a major overhaul on its new film project titled "Darksiders", New Line Cinema has assigned Laeta Kalogridis to work on a rewrite for the screenplay of the vampire tale, Variety has reported.

Kalogridis was previously known to be the screenwriter for "Night Watch", the Timur Bekmambetov-directed hit fantasy action thriller, which featured vampires as the members of Dark Others. For her new stint, she will revised the spec New Line purchased from Tom S. Parker and Jim Jennewein in 2001.
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Paz Vega and Jaime King Added into The Spirit Cast

October 08, 2007 06:29:22 GMT

There will be many beauty faces to look at in "The Spirit", this is for sure. Following the inclusion of Scarlett Johansson and Eva Mendes, filmmakers of the project have smoothly added two more female names into the cast, which turn out to be Paz Vega and Jaime King.

Vega is reported to play the knife-wielding Plaster of Paris while King fills in the role of a phantom siren named Lorelei Rox. Leading the lineup is New York-born actor Gabriel Macht as the titular character aka Denny Colt, who fakes his own death and fights crime from the shadows of Central City.
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Britney Spears' 'Gimme More' in Lil Mama's Remix

October 08, 2007 06:14:11 GMT

Of what becoming a tradition, Lil Mama has landed a remix of the song that is hot on the chart. If previously she collaborated with Avril Lavigne in 'Girlfriend' remix, the 18-year-old rapper has now remixed Britney Spears' hot track 'Gimme More'.

Lil Mama added the rapping in front of the song while the first chorus is kept in Britney's original voice, much like she did to Rihanna's 'Umbrella' remix.
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Christina Ricci Dating Aussie Actor Kick Gurry

October 08, 2007 05:57:00 GMT

Christina Ricci has a new boyfriend.

The Golden Globe and Emmy Award-nominated actress was photographed out and about with her new boyfriend, Aussie actor Kick Gurry, in LA on Friday October 5th.
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Lord of the Rings Wizards Said to Make Golden Compass Cameos

October 08, 2007 05:12:38 GMT

Big buzz is circulating now on the high profile names to make their cameos in New Line Cinema's upcoming fantasy "The Golden Compass." A scooper for questeoscurematerie.it has brought up a tidbit saying that Ian McKellen and Christopher Lee, who both played the wizards in the phenomenal "Lord of the Rings" trilogy, are taking parts in the flick, which will open in theaters this December on date 7.

McKellen is said to fill in the voice of Iorek Byrnison, the armored Polar Bear that comes to the aid of Lyra Belacqua. The thing is, Iorek's voice has already been credited to British actor Nonso Anozie, so hopefully the new trailer for the movie set to hit this Tuesday, October 9, will explain all.
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Kelly Clarkson in New Video of 'Don't Waste Your Time'

October 08, 2007 05:02:25 GMT

Kelly Clarkson's "rocker fairytale" music video for 'Don't Waste Your Time' has finally been premiered. The video represents the album 'My December' best in terms of its graphic concept.

In the video, Kelly is seen trapped in a vine-bound castle where a 'prince' is trying to go through. The director of the video is award-winning Roman White who had just completed Carrie Underwood's 'So Small' video.
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(PRODUCT) RED Gap Star-Studded Campaign

October 08, 2007 04:50:56 GMT

Film and stage actress Anne Hathaway, Grammy Award-winning artist John Legend, and Grammy Award-winning musician and producer Wyclef Jean are the three new celebrities joining the (PRODUCT) RED Gap Campaign, a for-profit brand designed to raise money for the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.

In the campaign, captured by acclaimed photographer Annie Leibovitz, Legend is photographed surrounded by the African Children's Choir, while Jean is seen embracing his daughter Angelina.
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Arcade Fire Reveal Interactive Video Through Website

October 08, 2007 04:38:01 GMT

Arcade Fire have revealed the meaning behind their 'mysterious' message on Beonlineb.com. It is a video of the band's album title track 'Neon Bible'.

Featuring frontman Win Butler's head and hands only, the video can involve viewers' interaction during the song. The hands occasionally perform magic tricks and can be directed upon clicked.
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Two More Planned for Chronicles of Narnia Series

October 08, 2007 04:36:07 GMT

It's true that we can expect one big screen installment of the "Chronicles of Narnia" series to come up each May for the next few years as announced by the producers at this year's Comic-Con. Titles for the second and the third have already been revealed along with their respective scheduled release, but how about the fourth and fifth?

Lucky for us, the co-founder and president of Walden Media, the studio holding rights to the film franchise of the C.S. Lewis books, Cary Granat has an early answer to the question. While promising that the upcoming "The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian" will be easily distinguishable from its predecessor, the man has pointed out to Variety that "The Silver Chair" might be the best bet for the fourth with "The Magician's Nephew" popping up next. Though so, Granat did advise that there are a multitude of possibilities for the plan.
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Kylie Minogue's '2Hearts' Video Gets Its Premiere Date

October 08, 2007 04:08:37 GMT

Not only Britney Spears' 'Gimme More' video gets its premiere date, but also Kylie Minogue's '2Hearts'. The Australian singer's first single in 2 years will be played for the first time on GMTV on Wednesday, October 10.

According to The Mirror, in the video Kylie will be wearing "a latex black catsuit, poisonous red lips, and big blonde curly hair". She took the inspiration from drag queens, Tasty Tim and Princess Julia, whom she met at BoomBox nightclub last month.
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Britney Spears' Mother Lynne Spears Comes to the Rescue

October 08, 2007 03:39:25 GMT

The lost daughter is found. Britney Spears' mother Lynne Spears comes to the rescue of her troubled pop star daughter. What a good mommy.

Days after losing the custody of her sons, Sean Preston and Jayden James, to former husband Kevin Federline, the train wreck decided to make amends with her mother. The mother-daughter reunited at the singer's Malibu Beach home.
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The Game Plan Takes Second Turn as Box Office Champ

October 08, 2007 03:39:21 GMT

Remains strong despite the arrivals of several new titles on Friday, October 5, 2007, family comedy "The Game Plan" wonderfully continues to hold the top position on the weekend box office competition ended Sunday, October 7.

The Walt Disney Pictures release still did great in garnering big bucks into its pocket by collecting $16.6 million, a number that newcomer "The Heartbreak Kid" failed to surpass. The Farrelly brothers-directed only managed to take in a modest income $14 million that was below the expectation of Paramount and DreamWorks Pictures, the studios producing the flick.
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New Video, Album Cover Art and Song From Craig David

October 08, 2007 03:30:29 GMT

Craig David's new album is shaping up with the revelation of some tracks, album cover art and a new video for the first single 'Hot Stuff'. The British singer's fourth album will be titled 'Trust Me' and dropped on November 12 in U.K.

'Hot Stuff' has leaked early last month under the title 'Let's Dance'. Apparently it samples David Bowie's 1983 hit of the same title. It will be released digitally on October 29.
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Pre-Order Now, Madonna Confessions Photography by Guy Oseary

October 08, 2007 03:10:43 GMT

What is it about Madonna that's so hot besides her much-talked world tour plan and her promoting Judaism? It's a book of her original photography.

The collection won't be released until June 10th next year, but for all her fanatics it surely is a must-buy item.
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Britney Spears Update: Blackout and 'Gimme' Video

October 08, 2007 02:42:43 GMT

As tipped here last week, Britney Spears' new album will be named 'Blackout' instead of 'Piece of Me' as many have expected. Britney's label, Jive, explained the title "refers to blocking out negativity and embracing life fully."

'Piece of Me', meanwhile, is confirmed via Billboard to be one of the tracks in the November 13 album along with 'Gimme More', 'Break the Ice', 'Radar' and 'Heaven on Earth'. Many other tracks including some of these songs have leaked online, although official tracklisting is not yet unveiled.
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Lil Wayne Arrested of Being Fugitive, Released on $10,000 Bond

October 08, 2007 02:31:09 GMT

Lil Wayne is a brief prisoner. The hip hop star was arrested early Saturday morning October 6th in Boise, Idaho on a felony fugitive charge issued in Georgia for allegedly possessing a controlled substance.

The 25-year-old rapper was arrested soon following his concert at Boise's Qwest Arena. He was booked into the Ada County jail at around 7:30 AM before being released later that day on $10,000 bail.
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Sex Tape Star Pamela Anderson Ties the Knot with Rick Solomon

October 08, 2007 01:43:03 GMT

Pamela Anderson is a married woman now that she's married boyfriend Rick Solomon.

Pammy and Solomon tied the knot Saturday night October 6th in Las Vegas at the Mirage Hotel between her two magic show.