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‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’: What the critics say

After favorable initial reactions from Twitter, reviews from film critics seem to confirm an overwhelmingly positive response to “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” The film currently holds a 97% “fresh” rating on review aggregator website…

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On this day in 1966, “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” made its television debut, and a holiday classic was born.

Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! is a 1966 American animated musical comedy television special directed by Chuck Jones. It is based on the eponymous children’s book by Dr. Seuss, the story of The…

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Rdio is officially shutting down on December 22nd

Well, we knew this was coming. After giving its loyal users one last parting gift yesterday, Rdio has finally announced the day it will cease to exist forever: December 22nd at 8PM ET. It’s been almost…

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Star Trek Beyond – Trailer (2016) – Paramount Pictures

From director Justin Lin comes STAR TREK BEYOND starring Idris Elba, Chris Pine, Simon Pegg, Zach Quinto, Zoe Saldana, John Cho, Anton Yelchin and Karl Urban. In theaters July 22nd. Paramount Pictures Corporation (PPC), a…

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‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ TV Spots: The Wait Is Almost Over

Ladies and gentlemen, we’re just four days out from the first nationwide screenings of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. That means the hype machine is on full blast, so much that we actually told you…

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Willard Scott retiring after 35 years at ‘Today,’ 65 at NBC

Willard Scott is done with “Today.” The 81-year-old weather forecaster and centenarian birthday-wisher, who has been with NBC’s flagship morning program for 35 years, is stepping down, the show said Friday. 00

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Norman Reedus to ‘Walking Dead’ fans: Don’t bite me

Tempted to take a bite out of Norman Reedus, zombie-style? Don’t do it, he says. The actor, who plays brooding fan favorite Daryl Dixon on AMC’s hit show “The Walking Dead,” posted an Instagram to…

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Ex-Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland dead at 48

Scott Weiland, the former frontman for the Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver, has died. He was 48. The singer’s manager, Tom Vitorino, confirmed the death to The Associated Press early Friday morning. Vitorino said he…

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‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’: Things to know as it celebrates 50 years

“A Charlie Brown Christmas” has become almost as iconic now as the holiday it celebrates. The special celebrates its 50th year Monday night on ABC, with both the animated program and a preceding star-studded celebration…

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Jean Stapleton, ‘All in the Family’ star, dies at 90

Actress Jean Stapleton, beloved for her role as Edith Bunker on the 1970s television series “All in the Family,” died Friday at her home in New York City. She was 90. Stapleton’s family confirmed to…

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