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'Birdman,' 'Boyhood, 'Grand Budapest' Rack Up 2015 Oscar Nominations
Chris Pine and Cheryl Boone Isaacs announce the nominations for best picture, actor, actress and more.
The Thorn in Andrew Cuomo's Side: 9 Questions for Zephyr Teachout
Zephyr Teachout is turning New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s reelection race into a dogfight. Teachout, a law professor who worked for Howard Dean’s 2004 presidential campaign, has mounted a challenge to Cuomo from his left. She’s aggressively drawing attention to the failures of Cuomo’s Moreland...
Top 8 Movies to Watch on the 4th of July
Staying inside today? Here are our pics for celebrating America from the couch.
Top 5 Richard Nixon Movies
With the centennial of former President Richard Nixon's birth upon us, we put together a list of the top five movies on the president. The movies fall into two categories on the depiction of Nixon: one in which Nixon is made out to be a character foil, and another, which uses Nixon as a point of
Princess Diana's Life and Legacy
Author of 'The Diana Chronicles' Calls Her 'The Greatest Thing to Happen to the Monarchy Since Queen Victoria'
Golden Globe Nods: Top 10 Movies Scoring Oscar Buzz
It happens around the same time every year. Between the feeding frenzy of Thanksgiving and the spending spree of the holidays, buzz builds, tension mounts and the leaders in Hollywood's annual Olympics emerge. Oscar season is in full swing. This morning's Golden Globe nominations added to the hype,
Your Holiday Movie Guide
Hollywood will be trying to distract you from your holiday shopping this weekend there's a whole bunch of new movies due in theaters before the end of the year and ABC's Chris Connelly joins us with a look ahead and we're not talking just a lot of movies talking a lot of really good. And it's
Wells Fargo buying Wachovia for $15.1B; too late, Citi says
Wachovia wb broke its engagement with Citigroup c on Friday — potentially creating a thorny legal battle — by agreeing to sell itself to Wells Fargo wfc for stock valued at $15.1 billion. They signed a definitive agreement to create a banking powerhouse serving 39 states with 10,761 stores, 48
Hollywood Churning out Presidential Contenders
Hollywood is getting presidential this election year, but will moviegoers say they approve this message? Films about U.S. presidents — past, present and fictional — start this week. •"Swing Vote", opening Friday, stars Kevin Costner as a blue-collar worker who becomes the focus of two candidates
Funk, Royalty, Whimsy and Action Roll Into Theaters
The Oscar red carpet has been rolled up, but Hollywood is still abuzz over style. This week's silver screen offerings include Scarlett Johansson parading in a girder, Will Ferrell shimmying into short shorts and Christina Ricci donning a prosthetic snout....