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Box Office: ‘Furious 7′ Races Past ‘Age of Adaline’

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) – Nothing, it seems, and certainly not Blake Lively, can get “Furious 7″ to slam on the brakes. The mega-grossing sequel took the top spot at the weekend box office with $18.2 million, becoming the first film … Continue reading

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Wiz Khalifa’s tribute to Furious 7’s Walker keeps UK chart top spot

LONDON (Reuters) – American rapper Wiz Khalifa’s tribute to actor Paul Walker, “See You Again”, kept the top spot in Britain’s music charts for a second week, the Official Charts Company said on Sunday, saying it had also broken the … Continue reading

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Korean pop music concert draws thousands of Japanese fans

SAITAMA, Japan (Reuters) – Thousands of fans have turned out near Tokyo to see their favorite “K-pop” stars in a display of how popular South Korean pop music is in Japan despite years of chilled relations between the two countries. … Continue reading

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Grooveshark copyright violations ‘willful,’ judge says before trial

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Online music streaming service Grooveshark could potentially have to pay hundreds of millions of dollars to major record labels after a U.S. judge ruled ahead of its trial starting on Monday that Grooveshark’s copyright violations on … Continue reading

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Now out, Bruce Jenner shines spotlight on transgender inequality

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – In coming out as a transgender woman, U.S. Olympic gold medalist and TV reality star Bruce Jenner made clear that while he is keen to help raise awareness about problems faced by the community, he is … Continue reading

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Broadway legend Chita Rivera makes triumphant return in ‘The Visit’

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Nearly 60 years after she won fame in “West Side Story,” actress, dancer and singer Chita Rivera is back on Broadway as a very wealthy widow seeking revenge in “The Visit.” The one-act musical about greed, … Continue reading

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Pop star Justin Bieber settles lawsuit with Florida photographer

MIAMI (Reuters) – A lawsuit against pop star Justin Bieber over an incident involving a photographer in Miami has been resolved, according to attorneys. A lawyer for photographer Jeffrey Binion declined to comment further and wouldn’t say when the agreement … Continue reading

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Ensemble cast numbs pain of life in ‘Anesthesia’ at Tribeca

NEW YORK (Reuters) – An ensemble cast led by actors Sam Waterston, Glenn Close and Kristen Stewart numb themselves to the challenges and disappointments of life in “Anesthesia,” an indie drama about how a violent act connects the lives of … Continue reading

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‘American Sniper’ cancellation draws Maryland lawmaker’s ire

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A state lawmaker launched an online campaign on Friday to overturn a decision to cancel a screening of “American Sniper” at the University of Maryland after a Muslim student group objected to the film about a U.S. … Continue reading

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‘Virgin Mountain,’ ‘Democrats’ win Tribeca Film Festival prizes

NEW YORK (Reuters) – “Virgin Mountain,” a Danish-Icelandic film about late bloomers and first love, won the best narrative award at the 14th Tribeca Film Festival and “Democrats,” which follows the quest for democracy in Zimbabwe, was named best documentary. … Continue reading

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