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'Arrow': David Ramsey on Season 3

hollywoodreporter.com — Team Arrow is back on again. Diggle made his return to the Arrow crusade when Sara's untimely death changed his immediate priorities, a decision that wasn't difficult for the Afghanistan veteran to make. "When Diggle comes back to the team in hopes of finding Sara's killer, he's back in full-duty mode, he's fully active," David Ramsey tells The Hollywood Reporter.

'Goodfellas' Actor Suing Fox for $250 Million Over 'Simpsons' Mob Character

hollywoodreporter.com — In what might be the wildest lawsuit of the year, actor Frank Sivero has filed a $250 million lawsuit against Fox Television Studios over one of the "wise guy" characters on The Simpsons.
Oct 22, 2014

RT @smurray38: Great moments in litigation: Goodfella sues The Simpsons for $250mn over "wise guy" character hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/goodfe…

Oct 22, 2014

RT @TheStalwart: Good luck with that. RT @THR: 'Goodfellas' Actor Suing Fox for $250 Million Over 'Simpsons' Mob Character thr.cm/5a60Zt

Oct 22, 2014

Good luck with that. RT @THR: 'Goodfellas' Actor Suing Fox for $250 Million Over 'Simpsons' Mob Character thr.cm/5a60Zt

Oct 21, 2014

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'All the President's Men': Read THR's 1976 review

hollywoodreporter.com — Alan J. Pakula's All The President's Men pulled back the curtain on the investigative team that uncovered the Watergate conspiracy, bringing journalists like Robert Woodward, Carl Bernstein, and Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee to the silver screen. On March 25, 1976, The Hollywood Reporter published Arthur Knight's review of the film.
Oct 22, 2014

A good weekend to watch 'All the President's Men': I love this film. RIP Ben Bradlee. Read THR's 1976 review hollywoodreporter.com/news/all-presi… via @THR

Oct 21, 2014

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Kenny G Riles Chinese Government With Appearance at Hong Kong Protest

hollywoodreporter.com — Kenny G has earned himself a rebuke from the Chinese government after paying a visit to one of the pro-democracy protest sites in Hong Kong on Wednesday. According to the South China Morning Post , Kenny G visited the epicenter of the protests and spent time taking pictures with star struck demonstrators.
Oct 22, 2014

Kenny G Riles Chinese Government With Appearance at Hong Kong Protest hollywoodreporter.com/news/kenny-g-r… via @THR

Cairo Film Festival Adds David Cronenberg, Jean-Luc Godard Titles to Lineup

hollywoodreporter.com — Courtesy of Festival de Cannes Maps to the Stars and Goodbye to Language have been added to the lineup for the upcoming Cairo International Film Festival, which is set to run Nov. 9-18. The David Cronenberg and Jean-Luc Godard titles join an international list of films, including John Boorman's Queen and Country and Diplomacy from Volker Schlondorff.
Oct 22, 2014

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'Hobbit' Trilogy Reportedly Cost $745 Million to Make

hollywoodreporter.com — Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Warner Bros.' faith in director Peter Jackson to make films has paid off in nearly $2 billion in global box office receipts for the first two films, but the cost of the trilogy has bumped up to $745 million according to financial documents filed in New Zealand this month, AP reports.
Oct 22, 2014

RT @THR: The Hobbit Trilogy Reportedly Cost $745 million To Make thr.cm/8cPRoX

Kim Basinger Joins Ryan Gosling, Russell Crowe in 'Nice Guys' (Exclusive)

hollywoodreporter.com — Kim Basinger will reunite with her L.A. Confidential co-star Russell Crowe for another period noir thriller: Warner Bros.' The Nice Guys. Ryan Gosling and Crowe are starring in the Shane Black-helmed movie.
Oct 21, 2014

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Oct 21, 2014

Excl: It's an LA CONFIDENTIAL reunion: Kim Basinger joins Russell Crowe in Shane Black's NICE GUYS hollywoodreporter.com/news/kim-basin… (w/@Beccamford)

Oct 21, 2014

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Ben Bradlee: See Iconic 'All The President's Men' Scene That Helped Win an Oscar

hollywoodreporter.com — Ben Bradlee, the famed executive editor of The Washington Post, died Tuesday at the age of 93. Bradlee rose to media superstar status thanks to the paper's reporting of the Watergate scandal under his leadership - and the subsequent 1976 dramatization of those events, All the President's Men.
Oct 21, 2014

RT @THR: Ben Bradlee: See Iconic 'All The President's Men' Scene That Helped Win an Oscar thr.cm/8KPCzk

Oct 21, 2014

RT @THR: Ben Bradlee: See Iconic 'All The President's Men' Scene That Helped Win an Oscar thr.cm/8KPCzk

'Interstellar,' 'Penguins of Madagascar' Make Final Six Foreign Films Approved by China for 2014

hollywoodreporter.com — All 34 titles allocated to Hollywood and other foreign movies under China's revenue-share quota system have now been allocated for 2014, and they include a Chinese release for Penguins of Madagascar weeks before it opens globally.
Oct 22, 2014

'Interstellar,' 'Penguins of Madagascar' Make Final Six Foreign Films Approved by China for 2014 j.mp/10m24Hp via @THR

Oct 22, 2014

'Interstellar,' 'Penguins of Madagascar' Make Final Six Foreign Films Approved by China for 2014 hollywoodreporter.com/news/interstel… via @THR

Elvis Photographer Alfred Wertheimer Dies at 85

hollywoodreporter.com — Alfred Wertheimer, the photographer whose portraits of Elvis Presley documented the birth of a music legend, has died. Wertheimer, who was 85, died of natural causes Sunday at his New York apartment, said Chris Murray, who owns Washington, D.C's Govinda Gallery, which counts Wertheimer among its artists.
Oct 22, 2014

RT @THR: Elvis Photographer Alfred Wertheimer Dies at 85 thr.cm/A1rWlH

FX's 'The Bridge' Canceled

hollywoodreporter.com — FX is not moving renewing with The Bridge. The cable network announced Tuesday that it has canceled the Diane Kruger drama after two seasons. More to come..

'Hobbit' Trilogy Reportedly Cost $745M to Make

hollywoodreporter.com — Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Warner Bros.' faith in director Peter Jackson to make films has paid off in nearly $2 billion in global box office receipts for the first two films, but the cost of the trilogy has bumped up to $745 million according to financial documents filed in New Zealand this month, AP reports.
Oct 22, 2014

RT @THR: The Hobbit Trilogy Reportedly Cost $745 million To Make thr.cm/rFnlOK

Toys 'R' Us Pulls 'Breaking Bad' Toys in Wake of Parent's Petition

hollywoodreporter.com — Walter White is no match for one concerned parent. Toys R Us has removed a line of Breaking Bad action figures from shelves following a Florida mom's grassroots crusade, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. The toy line for the AMC drama, which starred Bryan Cranston as a chemistry teacher who resorts to cooking meth, has been pulled from shelves, effective immediately.
Oct 22, 2014

RT @_RyanGajewski: I have never gotten more email about a story than I did about the #BreakingBad toys. People do not like these toys. hollywoodreporter.com/news/toys-r-us…

James Brown Documentary Director, Producers Talk About Finding Rare Footage

hollywoodreporter.com — Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown is the second film about the Godfather of Soul to be released in the past six months.
Oct 22, 2014

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