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'Sharknado': The Twitter aftermath

'Sharknado': The Twitter aftermath

Syfy executives are probably partying right now, given the frenzy they stirred on Twitter with "Sharknado."
Kristen Wiig talks about "Bridesmaids" sequel

Kristen Wiig talks about "Bridesmaids" sequel

With the accolades and box office revenue 2011's "Bridesmaids" raked in, we'd be hesitant to do a follow-up, too.
Michael Douglas Fast Facts

Michael Douglas Fast Facts

Here is a look at the life of Academy Award-winning actor and producer Michael Douglas. Personal: Birth date: September 25, 1944 Birth place: New Brunswick, New Jersey Birth name: Michael Kirk Douglas
Superman's reunion with his real-life hero

Superman's reunion with his real-life hero

It's not easy being a parent at the best of times - let alone when you're the father of a brooding Kryptonian.
No Will Smith in "Independence Day 2"

No Will Smith in "Independence Day 2"

Will Smith will not be part of the upcoming "Independence Day" sequel. Director Roland Emmerich says Smith is "too expensive" and too much of a "marquee name."
Funny ladies packing 'Heat:' Not your typical buddy cop movie

Funny ladies packing 'Heat:' Not your typical buddy cop movie

Once upon a time, anytime you sat down to watch a wedding movie, you had a good idea what you were going to get, whether it be "Father of the Bride" or "Four Weddings and a Funeral."
'Terminator' reboot to arrive in 2015

'Terminator' reboot to arrive in 2015

The Terminator is indeed coming back, and it'll be sooner than you'd think. Studio Paramount has confirmed that the first installment of their rebooted "Terminator" trilogy will land on June 26, 2015.
'50 Shades' gets a release date

'50 Shades' gets a release date

We still don't know who will play Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele, but Universal's putting "Fifty Shades of Grey" down on the calendar anyway.
Robert Downey Jr. signs on for 2 more Avengers movies

Robert Downey Jr. signs on for 2 more Avengers movies

Fans of  the  "Avengers" and "Iron Man" movies can breathe a sigh of relief. Robert Downey Jr. has reportedly signed on for two more "Avengers" movies.
Actor James Gandolfini dead at age 51

Actor James Gandolfini dead at age 51

James Gandolfini, best known for his role as an anxiety-ridden mob boss on HBO's "The Sopranos," died in Italy, possibly of a heart attack, an HBO spokeswoman and the actor's managers said Wednesday. He was 51.
'Man of Steel' director Zack Snyder on Superman's Christ-like parallels

'Man of Steel' director Zack Snyder on Superman's Christ-like parallels

How is director Zack Snyder's take on Superman in "Man of Steel" any different than earlier screen versions?

Movie Mashup, Weekend Wrap Up

There have been a lot a big movies that have come out recently, and you can see a review of all of them in this weeks new Movie Minute segment: Movie Mashup, Weekend Wrap Up. Star Trek Into Darkness: See it!
Brad Pitt's everywhere for 'World War Z'

Brad Pitt's everywhere for 'World War Z'

Brad Pitt can't be getting much sleep right now.
Jennifer Lawrence to star in, produce new film

Jennifer Lawrence to star in, produce new film

At the tender age of 22, Jennifer Lawrence is still winning. The Oscar winner, who picked up the statuette this year for "Silver Linings Playbook," will serve as both star and producer on her next film.