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October 29, 2012

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'Yes, Dear' Co-Creator Alan Kirschenbaum Dies of Apparent Suicide

October 29, 2012 09:58:24 GMT


Hollywood lost one of its great TV producers and writers. Alan Kirschenbaum was pronounced dead on Friday, October 26. According to the Los Angeles County Coroner on Sunday, October 28, the comedy writer died of an apparent suicide. However, the result of the examination is still pending.

There haven't been any official statements yet about what might lead Alan to take his own life. He was recently rumored leaving "Friend Me" show for unknown reasons.
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Reese Witherspoon Debuts Post-Baby Body on Red Carpet

October 29, 2012 09:46:03 GMT


It's just a month after childbirth, but Reese Witherspoon already gets back in shape. The 36-year-old actress debuted her red carpet appearance since giving birth to son Tennessee James on September 27. She was all smiles when she posed for photographers in a blue dress by Rag and Bone while attending the opening of the label store in Los Angeles on Friday, October 26.

The "This Means War" actress was seen chatting with her friend Cameron Diaz and they were photographed together at the event. Other guests who attended the event were Emma Roberts and boyfriend Evan Peters, Brittany Snow, Aziz Ansari, Mandy Moore, Quinton Aaron, Carly Chaikin, Kate Mara and Shiva Rose.
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One Direction Singing a Different Tune in New Single 'Little Things'

October 29, 2012 09:14:26 GMT


British boyband, One Direction, have just premiered their new single "Little Things" from their yet-to-be-released album "Take Me Home" out on November 13. Singer and songwriter, Ed Sheeran, who has also worked with country princess Taylor Swift, wrote the acoustic ballad for the band and said that it showed a new side of the boys.

"Little Things" is a far cry from One Direction's recent upbeat single "Live While We're Young", taken from the same album. It opens with a melodic guitar play and soft, yearning vocals, which is reminiscent of the track "Moments" from their 2011 LP debut entitled "Up All Night".
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Armie Hammer Compares His 'Lone Ranger' Role to 'The Dark Knight'

October 29, 2012 08:59:40 GMT


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Armie Hammer states that his take on "The Lone Ranger" is pretty much like Batman in Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight" trilogy. Promising that the Gore Verbinski-directed movie will be more complex than the original 1950s TV series, Hammer claims that his titular character is very similar to the Gotham hero, who was recently made popular by Christian Bale.

"Our take is darker and more complex, more action packed and more badass than the old TV show," he tells Empire magazine. "It's a 21st century version of the character, you know. There's a little of The Dark Knight in him."
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Bobbi Kristina to Get Whitney Houston's $20M Inheritance as Planned

October 29, 2012 08:44:58 GMT


Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown is set to receive $20 million inheritance as originally planned. Co-executors of Whitney's estate, mother Cissy and sister Pat Houston, scrap their plan to adjust the way Bobbi will receive the money.

The money will be given to Bobbi in three portions. The young reality TV star will receive the first $2 million when she celebrates her 21st birthday, will get another $4 million when she turns 25, and will be able to claim the rest when she turns 30.
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'Revenge' 2.06 Preview: Wedding and Arrest

October 29, 2012 08:43:58 GMT


A wedding is on the way for the Grayson family. After ending their marriage in the first season, Victoria and Conrad are going to tie the knot once again in an upcoming episode of "Revenge", which has been teased in a preview.

Looking happy when dancing together, the couple will find the ties that bind them are tested when police comes to arrest Conrad. Victoria is looking flustered and asks what he has done, while Conrad seemingly has made a promise to some people.
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Liam Neeson Reportedly Breaks Up With Girlfriend of Two Years

October 29, 2012 08:34:59 GMT


Rumor has it, Liam Neeson called it quits with Freya St. Johnston, a British PR executive, whom he dated in the last two years. He reportedly decided to part ways with Freya since he wanted to focus on his film projects and two sons.

"Liam is heading back to America at the start of next month to work on his new film 'Non-Stop'," a friend explained. "He told Freya that he wants to take a break and concentrate on his family." So far, the Ra's al Ghul of "The Dark Knight Rises" hasn't made any comments about the rumor.
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'Skyfall' Shatters International Records on Debut Weekend

October 29, 2012 08:29:09 GMT


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After receiving plenty of rave reviews, "Skyfall" has set new records as it debuted on the top spot in 25 foreign countries this weekend. The 23rd installment in the James Bond series starring Daniel Craig pulled in a whopping $77.7 million overseas while still waiting for its U.S. premiere on November 9.

Among the 25 countries where it played this weekend, the film had its most remarkable opening in Bond's home country, the U.K., where it garnered $32.4 million in ticket sales. According to the film's international distributor Sony, this figure gives "Skyfall" the second highest opening weekend sales in history falling behind the 3D-enhanced "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II".
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Emma Roberts Dresses Up as Prostitute in Halloween Party

October 29, 2012 08:21:09 GMT


Emma Roberts was a bad girl. She dressed up as a prostitute at the Rachel Zalis and Mike Meldman's "Nightmare on Arden Street" Halloween Party on Friday, October 26. It was not just a random slut costume. The 21-year-old actress channeled Vivian Ward, the famous character her aunt Julia Roberts played in "Pretty Woman".

The "Scream 4" actress wore a short blonde wig, white tank top and super short miniskirt paired with thigh-high black boots. She attended the party with her boyfriend, "American Horror Story" actor Evan Peters. While Emma dressed up as a hooker, Evan dressed up as a cowboy. The 25-year-old actor wore a straw hat, plaid shirt, jeans and brown boots.
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Jessica Simpson's Mother Steps Out First Time Since Divorce Announcement

October 29, 2012 08:15:13 GMT


Jessica Simpson's mother puts on a brave face amid rumors suggesting that her soon-to-be ex-husband is gay. Tina Simpson was recently spotted going for a lunch with some friends in Los Angeles. The mother of two flashed smiles to the camera.

Tina, who just filed for divorce from Joe Simpson after 34 years of marriage, was out and about wearing a comfy attire that consisted of a plain white tee, a pair of baggy blue jeans and a scarf. She hid her eyes behind a pair of oversize shades.
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Jean-Claude Van Damme Goes Primitive in 'Welcome to the Jungle' Clips

October 29, 2012 07:39:26 GMT


Jean-Claude Van Damme acts like a primitive man in the clips for his new adventure comedy film "Welcome to the Jungle (2013)". Playing an eccentric team-building coach, Van Damme is seen getting shirtless a la tribal chief and talking crazy during a bonfire session with his team in one clip. In another, he is seen having an awkward bickering with Adam Brody soon after they first step their feet in the wilderness.

"Welcome to the Jungles" centers on Brody's Chris, a workplace weakling who doesn't have the balls to stand up to the slick office bully Phil (Rob Huebel). Phil steals all the ideas from Chris, who also doesn't have the guts to muster the courage to ask out cute HR manager Lisa (Megan Boone). Even Chris' only friend, Jared, a sarcastic slacker IT guy who secretly monitors everyone's porn intake, slams him for being a pussy.
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'The Amazing Race' Recap: Sloppy Chippendales and Sad News for Rock Star James

October 29, 2012 07:38:24 GMT


The remaining seven teams of "The Amazing Race 21" continued their journey in the heat of Bangladesh in a Sunday, October 28 episode. After winning the previous leg, James & Abba were getting ready to start first, but not before rocker James got a call from his wife, who informed him that his father's cancer was on stage 4 and there's no chance for remission.

James turned the bad news into a new spirit for him as he declared that the race was no longer about fun and games. He and Abba were the first to head to a market where they got the next clue. The teams quickly faced Roadblock, which challenged them to build a scale with rope and sticks. Once the scale was approved, they had to balance the weight of 4 rocks.
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'Avengers' Director Joss Whedon Releases Anti-Mitt Romney Video

October 29, 2012 07:21:20 GMT


While U.S. election is fast approaching, Joss Whedon shares his thoughts about the presidential candidates. "The Avengers" director doesn't have much to say about Barack Obama, but he has a lot to comment on another candidate, Mitt Romney.

At first, it looks like the helmer is voicing his support for the Republican candidate. "You know, like a lot of liberal Americans, I was excited when Barack Obama took office four years ago. But it's a very different world now, and Mitt Romney is a very different candidate," he says.
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Rapper Meek Mill Flashes Bling-Bling in New Clip 'Young and Gettin' It'

October 29, 2012 06:34:28 GMT


Hip hop recording artist Meek Mill shows off what he has been getting in a new video for the track "Young & Gettin' It", which is the first single off his debut record "Dreams and Nightmares". Joining Mills in the flashy video filled with scantily clad women is co-rapper Kirko Bangz.

The clip begins with visuals of Mills getting ready to meet up and chill with friends and shots of pretty and sexy ladies waiting on the yacht. Immediately as the artist gets into the rap, flashy snippets of the gang partying and teasing each other are cut between shots of them driving in Ferrari and Rolls-Royce luxury cars, blazing speedboats, and popping bottles in various clubs.
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Artist of the Week: Brandy

October 29, 2012 06:28:46 GMT


It's been a while since Brandy released a brand new song, but the wait was finally over when the "Boy Is Mine" hitmaker announced a release of her new studio album earlier this year. The CD titled "Two Eleven" became her comeback effort after her 2008 album "Human".

"The evolution of Brandy is crazy," she said. "I've gone through some things that I haven't yet sang about....From the break up with my ex-fiance, to the struggles since the car accident, and then 'Human' not performing well at all, and then to being cheated out of 'Dancing with the Stars'."
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Tom Cruise Gives Update on 'Mission: Impossible 5'


October 29, 2012 06:24:06 GMT


After making his biggest hit to date through "Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol", Tom Cruise apparently has prepared to continue the famous action film franchise with a fifth installment. Sharing to Total Film, the "Jack Ryan" actor gave a little update on the planned "Mission: Impossible 5".

"We're already working on different images. Talking conceptually," the "Rock of Ages" actor told the movie magazine, which named him Icon of Our Life Time in its 200th issue. "I love traveling around promoting different movies because I'm always looking at different places, and I always walk around to see the city. I look at architecture, subways... coming up with different sequences."
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Tom Daley Shares His Naked Photo to Promote New Keek Account

October 29, 2012 06:15:45 GMT


Tom Daley surprised his fans when he sent a photograph of him in his birth suit on Facebook, Twitter, as well as Lockerz on Sunday, October 28. He shared the photo in order to ask his fans to follow him on Keek, a free online social network, which enables the users to upload video as updated status.

In the picture, he gleams while holding the only thing to cover up his penis which is a sheet of paper written down, "Follow me on Keek! @TomDaley1994". In those social networks, he left the same message to his fans, saying, "Cheeky pic ;) everyone follow me on keek! You will love it :D."
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Gareth Gates Splits From Wife of Four Years

October 29, 2012 05:05:24 GMT


Gareth Gates and Suzanne Mole's marriage is over. The British singer reveals that they tried to fix their problems for the sake of their 3-year-old daughter Missy, but failed.

"Despite our efforts over the past three years to make our marriage work, sadly Suzanne and I have decided to separate," Gareth told Daily Mirror. "Whilst we have grown apart, we love and cherish our wonderful daughter Missy and together we will prioritize her happy upbringing."
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Cameron Diaz and Amy Adams Stun at Red Carpet of LACMA Gala 2012

October 29, 2012 04:50:25 GMT


A number of big stars in movie industry stepped out to support LACMA 2012 Art and Film Gala honoring Ed Ruscha and Stanley Kubrick in Los Angeles. Cameron Diaz and Amy Adams were among the beauties who stole attention with their eye-popping looks.

Cameron showed off her legs in a yellow belted mini dress with wide sleeves and flower accents on neckline. The 40-year-old star additionally teased her cleavage through a small slit on the front. She put her hair in a ponytail and completed her look with a clutch and black heeled sandals.
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A$AP Rocky's 'LongLiveA$AP' Release Date Moved to 2013

October 29, 2012 04:29:58 GMT


Avid followers of hip hop star, A$AP Rocky, will have to sit it out longer while waiting for the release of his new record, "LongLiveA$AP". The date has been moved to early 2013, following some issues with the record's clearing and mastering process. The LP was originally scheduled for a September 11 launch, but was then pushed to October 31, and finally this recent announcement.

In an interview, the New York-born rapper and music video director, explains that a lot of the materials in "LongLive" are taking too much time to clear and finding the right people to do the task takes a long time. The rapper is also very hands-on and works closely to decide what tracks that will make the final cut.
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'The Walking Dead' 3.04 Preview: Does Andrea Betray Rick and His Group?

October 29, 2012 04:17:51 GMT


Whether or not Andrea and Michonne will blend with people in Woodbury remains a question in an upcoming episode of "The Walking Dead". A preview for the next outing sees Andrea having a toast with the Governor and possibly telling Merle about where they can find the farm which used to be Rick and the survivors' safe haven.

On the other hand, Michonne seemingly raises a suspicion over the Governor after she finds blood on a vehicle and wants to leave the place. "I'd rather take my chances out there than stay here," she tells Andrea, although the Governor says to the sword-wielding heroine, "We could use a soldier like you."
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Quentin Tarantino Teases 'Django Unchained' Is Part of Unofficial Trilogy

October 29, 2012 04:11:43 GMT


Quentin Tarantino might be developing a secret trilogy at the moment. In anticipation of the release of his latest work "Django Unchained", the Oscar winner dropped an intriguing hint that he's possibly making an unofficial trilogy in which "Django" became the second chapter.

Speaking to Total Film, Tarantino, who was named Director of Our Lifetime in the 200th issue of the movie magazine, teased that the said trilogy had already begun since 2009's "Inglourious Basterds". He dished, "I don't know, Inglourious Basterds and Django Unchained bespeak a trilogy."
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Levi Johnston Ties the Knot With Girlfriend Sunny Oglesby


October 29, 2012 04:10:53 GMT


Levi Johnston reportedly married Sunny Oglesby, the mother of his first daughter, in Alaska on Sunday, October 28. The wedding ceremony was attended by more than 100 buddies and family.

According to TMZ, his first child and son, 4-year-old Tripp Easton Mitchell Johnston, was not seen in the celebration. It is still unknown whether Tripp's mother and Levi's ex-fiancee, Bristol Palin, attended the nuptials.
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Video of Jimmy Savile Groping a Young Girl Hits the Web

October 29, 2012 04:01:58 GMT


Amid the buzzing news of the investigation of Jimmy Savile's child sexual abuse, a video of the late presenter allegedly groping a young girl on a live TV has surfaced on the Internet. The footage was taken in 1976 when he hosted BBC's music program "Top of the Pops".

Jimmy, who died in October 2011 at the age of 84, was surrounded by young girls while introducing the next music act. A woman sitting next to him suddenly shrieked, jumped off her seat and tried to make a room in the crowded space to wiggle away from him.
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Mila Kunis Is NOT Pregnant

October 29, 2012 03:37:27 GMT


It's rumored that there will be a baby on the way for Mila Kunis, but Gossip Cop confirms that the pregnancy news is all wrong. Her representative says that the actress is not expecting.

Mila's pregnancy rumor was sparked when the 29-year-old actress hung out with her boyfriend Ashton Kutcher on Saturday, October 27. She was pictured having a rounded stomach while she wore a striped tank top paired with jeans.
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Demi Lovato Sings National Anthem on Game 4 of World Series

October 29, 2012 03:35:20 GMT


During game 4 of the World Series held October 28, singer-actress Demi Lovato faced thousands of baseball fans as she smoothly went through her rendition of the national anthem. While being excited about her performance, it was also undeniable that the 20-year-old musician had a lot of critical eyes staring at her since the anthem has always been a tough one for pop stars to sing and for American fans to watch.

The "The X Factor (US)" judge wrote on her Twitter account earlier, "So excited to sing the National Anthem at game 4 of the World Series tonight!!!!!" and was then seen sporting a very casual all-black ensemble made up of tight leggings, a black graphic tee with a blazer and high-heeled boots.
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Report: Jessica Brown Findlay Is Frontrunner for 'Captain America 2' Leading Lady

October 29, 2012 03:14:58 GMT


Who is the lucky actress that's going to tackle the female lead role in "Captain America: The Winter Soldier"? A number of movie beauties had previously been rumored to be in the running for the part, but it is now reported that "Downton Abbey" star Jessica Brown Findlay has become the real frontrunner.

Per U.K.'s Daily Express, the actress playing Lady Sybil Branson on the British period drama series is poised to portray the new love interest of Steve Rogers in the "Captain America: The First Avenger" sequel. The 23-year-old star is likely available for "Winter Soldier" after her "Downton" character [SPOILER ALERT!] died in childbirth during a recent episode of the Emmy-winning series.
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'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' Not Canceling Brooklyn Shows Despite Hurricane Sandy


October 29, 2012 02:55:10 GMT


A storm can't prevent "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" from filming its shows in Brooklyn. Despite news that Hurricane Sandy is predicted to hit the East Coast on Monday night, October 29 or early Tuesday, October 30, the ABC talk show is moving on with its plans to shoot this week's shows at the Brooklyn Academy of Music starting Monday.

"We are bringing in back-up generators and will be able to do our show in the event of a power failure," says a representative for the Jimmy Kimmel-hosted program in a statement to Entertainment Weekly. "We are also flying staff and crew out earlier to beat the storm. We have had no audience drop-outs so far despite news of the storm."
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Jessie J Back With New Upbeat Single 'Silver Lining'

October 29, 2012 02:42:32 GMT


Fans of contemporary R&B singer, Jessie J, no longer have to sit in despair waiting for the artist's new material. Her new track, "Silver Lining (Crazy 'Bout You)", was just released and it would be part of the upcoming flick "Silver Linings Playbook". The singer was reported to be hard at work on her new album as well, set for a 2013 launch.

The new track, which kind of reminds audience of Whitney Houston's soulful pop vibe, does not fail to impress Jessie's loyal listeners as it showcases the singer-songwriter's powerhouse vocals incorporated in an easy listening and classic 80's pop tune. "Silver Lining" also presents a very optimistic energy and listeners will easily start moving to the track's danceable tempo.
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Ronnie Wood's Rolling Stones Memorabilia Auctioned Off as Part of Divorce Settlement

October 29, 2012 02:24:51 GMT


Ronnie Wood sold items spanning four decades of his career with The Rolling Stones. According to Julien's Auctions, the 65-year-old guitarist auctioned off his clothing, music instruments, and tour memorabilia in a two-day auction as part of his divorce settlement with his ex-wife Jo Wood.

Ronnie's 1955 Fender Stratocaster guitar was sold for $60,800. A cardboard cutout of a guitar from his bandmate Keith Richards was sold for $6,875. His white leather coat went under the hammer for $8,960, and a signed lithograph of Eric Clapton drawn by the musician was sold for $5,120.
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The Volturi Is Highlighted in New 'Breaking Dawn II' Clips

October 29, 2012 02:13:43 GMT


More snippets from "The Twilight Saga's Breaking Dawn Part II" have gone online. Instead of highlighting the Cullens and their allies, these new clips put their focus on the fearsome vampire council, the Volturi, and their scary ability to destroy their enemies.

The first video shows Irina, a member of the Denali Vampire coven, reporting "a crime" to Volturi leader Aro. "The Cullens... they have done something terrible," Irina says with teary eyes, but before she finishes her words, Aro already knows what's inside her mind by only touching her hand.
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'Once Upon a Time' 2.06 Preview: Emma's Biggest Heist

October 29, 2012 02:02:31 GMT


Emma is revisiting her past as a thief in the next episode of "Once Upon a Time". As she and Mary Margaret continue their attempts to find a way back to Storybrooke, she will embark on her biggest heist yet with a not-too-trustworthy Captain Hook.

According to the wicked pirate, Emma and Mary Margaret need to find a magical compass that is located up a treacherous beanstalk. Climbing the high beanstalk is not the only challenge that they will encounter since the have to steal the item from a murderous giant, portrayed by "Lost" and "Alcatraz" alum Jorge Garcia.
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Justin Bieber Shows Off New Owl Tattoo on His Arm

October 29, 2012 01:44:55 GMT


Justin Bieber has added a new tattoo to his collection. The Canadian teen heartthrob recently showed off an image of an owl body ink etched on his left arm. "Befo the paps get me," so he tweeted a caption on the Instagram picture.

The owl joins Bieber's other tats. They include a small bird on his left hip, a tattoo of Jesus with praying hands on his left calf, a Japanese symbol that means music on his right arm, and a small crown on the right side of his chest area.
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Carly Rae Jepsen Launches New Video 'This Kiss'

October 29, 2012 01:37:10 GMT


Carly Rae Jepsen definitely knows how to be the life of the party as seen on her latest music video, "This Kiss". The clip goes online October 28 and features a more mature and lady-like side of the 26-year old singer-songwriter.

In the new clip directed by Justin Francis, Jepsen is seen partying with friends and falling for a guy in a grey beanie. These images cut back and forth with Jepsen's dance party performance for the video. Towards the end, the two young lovebirds finally decide to move away from the crowd and jump into a swimming pool where they can enjoy their alone time and a sweet smooch.
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'Argo' Tops Box Office on Slow Weekend, Beats Four Newcomers

October 29, 2012 01:23:06 GMT


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Moving on to its third week, "Argo" climbs to the top spot of North American box office and knocks down four newcomers at a time. The latest directorial effort from Ben Affleck claims victory with $12 million from 2,855 screens. So far, the movie collects a total domestic gross of $60.7 million.

*Securing the runner-up spot is Adam Sandler and Selena Gomez-starring animation "Hotel Transylvania". Still performing strong on its fifth weekend, the former chart topper takes in $9.4 million for a total gross of $130.4 milliion domestically.
 
 
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