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Path to screen for Armenian epic includes evading a knockoff
"The Promise," the grandest big-screen portrayal ever made about the mass killings of Armenians during World War I, has been rated by more than 111,300 people on IMDb _ a remarkable total considering it doesn't open in theaters until Friday
Doris Day and 7 other celebrities in their 90s
Doris Day is celebrating another birthday today, and it turns out she's older than she thought. The original Rom-Com star of such films as "Pillow Talk" and "Move Over Darling" turns 95, a surprise even to Day, who had long linked her age to a 1924 birth date -- which would have made her 93.
Why 2017 could be the most political year of the Academy Awards
For decades, going to the movies has given people a two-hour escape from the daily news cycle. But at the Academy Awards -- the pinnacle event in Hollywood -- winners on occasion have used the platform to bring attention to political issues. ABC News film critic Peter Travers predicts this year
JD Salinger Dies at 91
Author J.D. Salinger , who wrote the iconic "Catcher in the Rye," has died at age 91. The author's son, through Salinger's literary agent, said Salinger died at his home in New Hampshire of natural causes. For several generations of American high school students, the "Catcher in the Rye" was a
Mirror Mirror Who's the Greatest (Actor's) Director of them all?
ABC's Nancy Gabriner ruminating on all things Oscar today: When Penelope Cruz won her award last night it got me to thinking…... Who Directed the most Oscar-Winning Actors? Penelope Cruz won Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role...
Got $142K and Want to Make a Statement? Buy an Ad in the Times
Even in the Digital Age, Issue Groups Wanting to Make an Impact Will Buy a Full-Page Ad in The New York Times
Obama is Spiderman, McCain the Dark Knight
Entertainment Weekly sat down with Senators John McCain and Barack Obama for some Pop Culture Q&A -- with some surprising answers. McCain's favorite film/TV president, for instance, is President David Palmer, played by Dennis Haysbert, on 24. "He’s fabulous," McCain...
Excerpt: 'Gaspipe: Confessions of a Mafia Boss'
It's one the of country's most high-profile, unsolved crimes -- what happened to union boss Jimmy Hoffa? Anthony "Gaspipe" Casso, the former underboss of New York's notorious Lucchese crime family, reveals shocking insider details about the inner workings of the Italian mafia to author Philip Carlo
Would America Miss Miss America?
Pageants Shaped the Lives of Oprah and Other Prominent Women But Have Fallen on Troubled Times
Is Scorsese Oscar Poison?
Will 'The Aviator' Crash Yet Another Bid for the Legendary Director's First Academy Award?