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Warner Bros. is showing its faith in Will Beall, as the “Gangster Squad” scribe has signed a blind two script deal with the studio. Though it's not known which films will be part of the deal, the…
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TV writer Bruce Howard, who penned multiple episodes of comedies including "Gilligan's Island," "The Brady Bunch" and "Good Times," wrote dozens of episodes of "The Dukes of Hazzard" and picked up an…
Alan Sues, best known as a flamboyant cast member on "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In," has died. He was 85.
Stage and screen actress Ernestine Mercer Kobrick died Friday, May 27, in Adams Township, Pa. She was 88.
Canuck helmer Denis Villeneuve's "Incendies" is Canada's submission in Oscar's foreign-language category.
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Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar