Wade Mainer dies at 104

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Wade Mainer, a country music pioneer credited with inventing the two-finger banjo-picking style that paved the way for the bluegrass era, has died. He was 104.

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Ready for Sunday's Emmy Awards? Jane Lynch, host, center, with the cast of MTV's Jersey Shore after taping a segment for the show. From left to right: Deena Nicole Cortese, Jane Lynch, Nicole…

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NFL Films gets an earful of Belichick

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Bill Belichick has never been much of a talker, so the only way football fans were able to hear his extended thoughts on the game was for the NFL to mike him up. And that's exactly what the league…

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Review: ‘Your Sister’s Sister’

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After putting male insecurity under a comic microscope in "Humpday," writer-director Lynn Shelton hands the fairer sex a more prominent role in "Your Sister's Sister," another winning study of…

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Variety film reporter Rachel Abrams live blogs from the Film Finance Forum in New York, where investors and other industry pros dissect the current state of the film market.

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Pitch Perfect 2

Distributor: Universal Pictures

Weeks: 1

B.O.: $79.7M

$79.7M
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Mad Max: Fury Road

Distributor: Warner Brothers

Weeks: 1

B.O.: $55.8M

$55.8M
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Avengers: Age of Ultron

Distributor: Disney

Weeks: 3

B.O.: $45.3M

$45.3M
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Hot Pursuit

Distributor: Warner Brothers / New Line

Weeks: 2

B.O.: $6.8M

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Furious 7

Distributor: Universal Pictures

Weeks: 7

B.O.: $4.3M

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