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Mamoru Oshii sparks ‘Garm Wars’

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Mamoru Oshii, the helmer of the seminal 1995 sci-fi toon "Ghost in the Shell," as well as other toons and live-action pics with a large following in Japan and abroad, is making a new live-action…

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Reality goes to the movies

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On the outside chance anyone somehow missed the obvious, the press release announcing "Along for the Bride" -- a half-hour TLC reality show premiering Thanksgiving night -- makes the source…

SpotCo plans staffing changes

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SpotCo, the Gotham-based ad agency that's one of the major players in Broadway advertising and marketing, has laid plans for a staffing shift centered around the June 2013 exit of chief ooperating…

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Competish in the wings

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"A boy drifting across the Pacific without Tom Hanks? How are you going to sit through that?" quipped helmer Ang Lee before a special screening of "Life of Pi" at 20th Century Fox Studios.

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Hitch and his niche

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"Hitchcock" preemed Sunday at the Ziegfeld, and surprisingly, even though the Fox Searchlight pic is all about the making of "Psycho," some of the new pic's stars preferred other Alfred Hitchcock…

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That orgasmic gelato

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Sean Penn came to Rome on Saturday for a charity auction dinner organized by Cinecitta Studios and his J/P Haitian Relief Organization, and the Eternal City got it's glitziest gala in a long spell.

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Review: ‘Playing for Keeps’

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A modestly affecting reconciliation drama wrapped in a so-so sports movie by way of a misogynistic romantic comedy, "Playing for Keeps" can't stop tripping all over itself.

Red, white & Pink

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Justin Bieber might have been the big winner at Sunday's American Music Awards, but at the afterparty, held at RSLA on Hollywood and Highland, Nikki Reed, Eric Stonestreet, Jamie Foxx and Jennifer…

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