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Review: ‘Oz the Great and Powerful’

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Consciously evoking the structure and iconography of MGM's classic "The Wizard of Oz" without attempting to rival its impact, "Oz the Great and Powerful" can be enjoyed, up to a point, on its own…

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Review: ‘The Unspeakable Act’

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Incest is the ostensible subject of Dan Sallitt's serenely non-scandalous film, although far from being "unspeakable," the act turns out to exist solely in the realm of speech.

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John Legend Buys Bigger in Little Italy

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BUYER: John LegendLOCATION: New York City, NYPRICE: $2,494,712SIZE: 1,969 square feet, 1 bedroom, 2.5 bathrooms YOUR MAMAS NOTES: Late last November nine-time Grammy-winning singer/songwriter John…

George Lopez hosts Playboy Jazz fest

George Lopez hosts Playboy Jazz fest

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There’s a new emcee in town for the 35th edition of Los Angeles’ Playboy Jazz Festival (June 15-16), which replaced longstanding host Bill Cosby with another comedian, George Lopez. This changing of…

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Lopez hosts Playboy Jazz fest

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There's a new emcee in town for the 35th edition of Los Angeles' Playboy Jazz Festival (June 15-16), which replaced longstanding host Bill Cosby with another comedian, George Lopez. This changing of…

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Review: ‘Viva la liberta’

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The leader of Italy's opposition party drops out of sight and is replaced by his bipolar identical twin, fresh from the madhouse, in Roberto Ando's timely political dramedy "Viva la liberta" (Long…

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Paramount to Release ‘Wolf’ Nov. 15

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Paramount will release Martin Scorsese’s “The Wolf of Wall Street” on Nov. 15 — a date that already has four other wide release movies. “Wolf” will face competition from Warner Bros. boxing comedy…

Facebook Buys Atlas From Microsoft

Facebook Buys Atlas From Microsoft

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Facebook said Thursday it's agreed to buy Atlas Advertiser Suite from Microsoft for an undisclosed amount. The social network giant described Atlas as a leader in campaign management and measurement…

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