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  • Kenneth Turan's DVD pick: Kurosawa's 'Throne of Blood,' 'Hidden Fortress'

    Kenneth Turan's DVD pick: Kurosawa's 'Throne of Blood,' 'Hidden Fortress'
    The great filmmaker Akira Kurosawa was known as the Japanese director whose sensibility resonated most with moviegoers in the West. Now, the Criterion Collection has released dual-format discs of two of his best films, both starring Toshiro Mifune and...
  • 'Star Wars: Episode VII': Actors vying for lead role as young Jedi

    'Star Wars: Episode VII': Actors vying for lead role as young Jedi
    "Star Wars" indeed. The battle for the lead role in "Star Wars: Episode VII," the next film in the famous franchise, is heating up, according to a Variety report naming five young actors as top contenders. Disney and Lucasfilm are considering Ed...
  • 'Star Wars Episode VII': Actors Battle for Lead Role (EXCLUSIVE)

    With Adam Driver in line to play the villain in the next "Star Wars," the next order of business for Disney and Lucasfilm is finding the right Jedi to challenge Driver and the evil empire. After meeting with several young actors this past year, sources...
  • ABC reporter asks if 'Funny or Die' video 'damaged' presidency

    ABC reporter asks if 'Funny or Die' video 'damaged' presidency
    President Barack Obama's appearance on Zach Galifianakis' Funny or Die Web series "Between Two Ferns" is the viral video of the day, but while your friends on Facebook may be laughing, not everyone is into the joke. Especially those on the White House...
  • How Kermit the Frog and the Muppets Got Their Mojo Back

    It's hard to make a comeback in Hollywood -- unless you're swine. In which case, the industry may embrace you. Just ask Miss Piggy. Nearly 40 years after she made her showbiz debut, the diva has never been more in demand. She recently appeared on the...
  • ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’: Dave Filoni on Ahsoka’s fate, Master Yoda

     
    “Star Wars” fans let out a collective howl of anguish last year when it was announced that one of the […]...
  • Finding his voice with a tuba

    Finding his voice with a tuba
    Probably more than any other instrument in an orchestra, the tuba has the sound of authority — big, brassy, deep and imposing. For the young, struggling John Van Houten, that sound inspired the discipline he needed. The tuba instructor, who...
  • Disney reveals film plans at annual shareholder meeting

    Walt Disney Co. held its annual meeting in Portland, Ore., on Tuesday and used the occasion to reveal a few tidbits about its forthcoming film projects, including a pair of animated sequels and the company's first "Star Wars" picture. Shareholders of...
  • 12-Year-Old Lego Champ Reviews 'The Lego Movie'

    Believe it or not, the best-reviewed movie of 2014 so far is "The Lego Movie." The Warner Bros. animated feature currently sits at a 98 percent fresh on Rotten Tomatoes, an impressive feat given that franchises based on toy series--see "G.I. Joe,"...
  • Review: 'Star Wars: The Clone Wars' Lands on Netflix

    "Star Wars" is always better when it leans toward its darker side, and that's certainly true of the batch of "The Clone Wars" episodes, dubbed "The Lost Missions," premiering exclusively on Netflix. A huge coup given the importance of fan passion in...
  • N.Y. Fashion Week: Rodarte's celestial season with 'Star Wars'

    N.Y. Fashion Week: Rodarte's celestial season with 'Star Wars'
    NEW YORK -- The fashion force was with Rodarte designers Kate and Laura Mulleavy on Tuesday when they presented the strongest collection of their career, capped off by five stunning finale gowns incorporating classic artwork from the "Star Wars" films....
  • 'The Lego Movie': Building a postmodern, tongue-in-cheek toy film

    Early in the development of "The Lego Movie," Jill Wilfert, the executive who oversees Lego's licensing efforts in Southern California, had a question for her bosses at company headquarters in Denmark: Can we have a character die? "It wasn't something...