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Director John Avildsen dies at 81; won Oscar for 'Rocky'
John G. Avildsen, who directed underdog classics 'Rocky' and 'The Karate Kid,' has died at age 81
New dinosaur species named after 'Ghostbusters' monster
A newly unveiled dinosaur species was named for its striking resemblance to the supernatural monster Zuul from the 1984 hit film "Ghostbusters." Who you gonna call? Dan Aykroyd , of course. Aykroyd, one of the film's stars, stopped by the Royal Ontario Museum to meet the beast face-to-face. Huge
Inside Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds' joint memorial
Fans of Carrie Fisher and her mother, Debbie Reynolds , were able to pay their final respects at a public memorial held Saturday. Fisher died on Dec. 27, four days after she went into cardiac arrest on a flight from London to Los Angeles. One day later, her mother suffered a stroke and died. The
Super Bowl LI: A History of Super Bowl Halftime Performances in the Modern Era
The Super Bowl halftime show normally features the biggest names in music, and this year, it certainly has one in Lady Gaga . In fact, the NFL claims that she's the first artist who's ever gone from singing the national anthem at the game to performing at halftime the very next year. The Super Bowl
Dan Aykroyd Pens Tribute to Ex-Fiancee Carrie Fisher
Weeks after losing "Star Wars" icon Carrie Fisher , the tributes continue to roll in for the actress, writer and activist. Another Hollywood legend, Dan Aykroyd , 64, penned an op-ed for Empire Magazine about the woman he was engaged to in the early 1980's but never married. "You can imagine how
Carrie Fisher's Rise to Fame, Life-Changing Role in 'Star Wars': Part 3
Fisher's role in the film made her an instant pop icon at the age of 19, catapulting her into international stardom.
The movie that defines each top 25 college hoops team
The Way-Too-Early Top 25 rankings for next season in college basketball have been updated , and now that rosters are beginning to crystallize, it's time to get familiar with each team. Identifying the song that identified each team was too much fun, so now we're looking at movies. 1. Duke Blue
Steven Tyler's New Record Is 'Better Than Expected,' but 'an Awkward Move'
This week, Snoop Dogg reconnects with his roots while expanding into new territory, Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler makes his solo debut, the new “Ghostbusters” movie gets a soundtrack, singer-songwriter Michael Kiwanuka releases his second album, pop-punk band Good Charlotte returns and Dirty Heads
'Ghostbusters' Entertains and 'Pays Respect' to the Original
Starring Melissa McCarthy , Kristen Wiig , Kate McKinnon, and Leslie Jones Rated PG-13 Three-and-a-half out of five stars The biggest mistake regarding this "Ghostbusters" remake -- and it is a remake -- isn’t actually in the movie. It was the marketing. In the modern era of film promotion, I’m