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Vicious media violence cycle

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During the response phase to any tragedy, there is a common rejoinder that begins "Millions of people…," referring to all those who engage in various activities without ever doing anything harmful or…

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Kathleen Rose Perkins has been added to the cast of the latest Duplass Brothers movie, “The Skeleton Twins.” Pic stars Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader and Luke Wilson. Perkins can currently be seen on the…

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David Oyelowo has signed with WME. He was most recently seen starring alongside Tom Cruise in Paramount’s “Jack Reacher” and can be seen next starring opposite Forest Whitaker in “The Butler.” He…

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House OKs fiscal cliff bill

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Media stocks look set to rise Wednesday as the Senate and then, late Tuesday, the House of Representatives voted with bipartisan support for a package of new taxes and cost cuts to avert the fiscal…

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A masterful year at the movies

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There's a key scene in "The Master" in which Lancaster Dodd, the charismatic cult leader played by Philip Seymour Hoffman, reassures his newest and most improbable convert: "Don't apologize. You're a…

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Actor Jeremy Strong comes on strong

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Jeremy Strong, who will next play assassin Lee Harvey Oswald in the JFK-themed pic "Parkland," is already caught in the middle of two awards juggernauts based on historical events.

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