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Matthew McConaughey On The Secret To A Happy Marriage: 'Life is vexing enough man, it's nice to have a teammate that's rooting for you'

Essentially, show a little R-E-S-P-E-C-T<p>It's a grey day in London, and several journalists are huddled anxiously around a TV as Donald Trump steps up …

Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan detained at US airport again

Actor says experience ‘really, really sucks’ after being detained for a third time in seven years, this time in LA<p>The Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan has expressed annoyance about being detained by US airport immigration authorities for a third time, saying the experience “really, really sucks”.<p>The …

An Irate ‘Suicide Squad’ Audience Member Is Threatening To Sue For Joker ‘False Advertising’

<i>Suicide Squad</i> opened last weekend, breaking records for an August release, but at least one guy and his brother (who is a lawyer) are so mad about the movie they intend to sue. Their complaint comes down to noted edgelord Jared Leto being barely in the film despite all the deleted scenes used for …

Qandeel Baloch’s Brother Says He Will Be Remembered With Honor For Killing Her

After Pakistani social media star and self-proclaimed feminist Qandeel Baloch was murdered this week in an apparent honor killing, reports started to swirl that her own brother had carried out the tragic act in response to Baloch’s photos and videos that she posted online. In the aftermath of her …

Bastille Day film pulled from French cinemas after Nice truck attack

Thriller starring Idris Elba as CIA agent thwarting terror attack in Paris withdrawn in respect for victims and families<p>The action thriller Bastille Day, starring Idris Elba, has been pulled from French cinemas following the Nice truck attack.<p>The film, in which Elba plays a CIA agent aiming to …

The case of Saba Qaiser and the film-maker determined to put an end to 'honour' killings

In 2014, Saba Qaiser was shot in the head by her father and dumped in a river. She survived. Now Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy wants her Oscar-nominated film about Saba to expose the shameful crime Pakistan has ignored for too long<p>Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy is a documentary film-maker whose 2012 film about acid …

Oscar Voter: Diversity Push Is Ageist and 'Insulting to Black People' (Guest Column)

Milton Justice, a member of the documentary branch, weighs in on the #OscarsSoWhite controversy and the Academy's response to it.<p><i>This piece by Milton</i> …

J.K. Rowling Shares Which Harry Potter Secret She Told Alan Rickman First

It boils down to one of the most famous words in Harry Potter fandom.<p>When Alan Rickman first started playing the sneering potions master Severus Snape in the <i>Harry Potter</i> films, <b>J.K. Rowling</b> had only published four installments in her book series. That means that as far as readers knew, Snape was …

The Oscars Are Way Too White, Again

One year after #OscarsSoWhite, little seems to have changed.<p>Oscar-watchers saw this coming, but it doesn’t make the reality any easier to swallow.<p>In a year with extraordinary performances by <b>Michael B. Jordan</b> and <b>Tessa Thompson</b> (<i>Creed</i>), <b>Idris Elba</b> and <b>Abraham Attah</b> (<i>Beasts of No Nation</i>), <b>Oscar Isaac</b> (<i>Ex</i> …

Oscar Nominations 2016: The 10 Biggest Snubs and Surprises

From the depth of love for Mad Max and Room to the utterly surprising 100 Year Old Man, here‘s everything that raised our eyebrows this morning.<p>Now that the rush of the morning’s Oscar nominations announcement is behind us, we can take the time to breathe and figure out what we just saw. Did Cate …

Watch Jennifer Lawrence Respond Perfectly When Asked If She Would Hook Up With Justin Bieber

Jennifer knows what she wants.<p>Jennifer Lawrence is never one to shy away from speaking her mind, so it won't come as any surprise that when she was asked about the possibility of hooking up with Justin Bieber, she didn't hold back her true feelings. Back in November, Justin was on Capital FM …

J.K. Rowling slams Donald Trump with Voldemort diss

J.K. Rowling took on Donald Trump with her latest tweet heard ’round the world.<p>After the Republican presidential candidate frontrunner said that all …

Trainwreck; The Gift; Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation; The Man From UNCLE; Pixels; Absolutely Anything; Mia Madre; Best of Enemies – review

Judd Apatow deals a hefty blow to girl power, while Joel Edgerton gives alpha males a kicking<p>It’s been a big year for Amy Schumer, one that saw her shift from niche feminist comic to full-scale poster woman for patriarchy-busting – oddly, via a self-written movie showcase that meets Hollywood very …

The best biographies of 2015

Enthralling Eliot, spellbinding Thatcher and Le Carré unmasked<p><b>Best of culture in 2015:</b> see this year’s cultural highlights, chosen by the Guardian’s writers and critics<p>Half a century after TS Eliot’s death, a year of literary biographies kicked off well with <b>Young Eliot: From St Louis to The Waste</b> …

Eli and Alicia were driven apart in the latest episode of 'The Good Wife'

Things were going so great for Alicia just a few episodes ago. She was doing and saying what she wanted, finding ways to enjoy her life. But as is …

'Carol' leads indie movie Spirit Awards nominations

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The lesbian romance “Carol” led the field for Film Independent’s Spirit Awards with six nominations on Tuesday while the Catholic Church sex abuse tale “Spotlight” and the Netflix war thriller “Beasts of No Nation” picked up five each in the opening of the Hollywood awards …

Jesse Eisenberg angers film journalists with critic-baiting essay

The actor’s New Yorker piece, written in the voice of a bitter and jealous film critic, has been criticised on Twitter<p>Jesse Eisenberg has angered the film community with a piece written for the New Yorker, in the guise of an unprofessional critic whose taste in films is tainted by jealousy.<p>Related: …

Rose McGowan: Caitlyn Jenner doesn't understand 'being a woman'

<b>(CNN) —</b> The hardest part about being a woman "is figuring out what to wear"?<p>Caitlyn Jenner's comments about life as a woman compared with life as Bruce Jenner continue to provoke controversy.<p>Actress Rose McGowan was the latest to criticize Jenner over her November 9 comments to BuzzFeed that her …

Queen honors Benedict Cumberbatch for his charity work

Benedict Cumberbatch received a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) honor from the Queen on Tuesday for his services to the performing …

What, no muggles? JK Rowling fans aghast at new term for non-wizards

As first images from Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them hit the web, Entertainment Weekly has controversially revealed that the film’s witches use term ‘no-maj’ to describe non-magical compatriots<p>It’s a word that has become so wholly co-opted into the lexicon that it even entered the Oxford …

Stalin portraits emerge in heart of Ukraine's rebel-held territory

Soviet nostalgia rules as images of the former dictator go on display in the centre of Donetsk, the rebel capital of eastern Ukraine once called Stalino<p>Three portraits of the former Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin are on display in the centre of Donetsk, the rebel capital of eastern Ukraine, as the …

Emma Watson Gives the Numbers on Sexism in Hollywood

Actress and women's rights activist Emma Watson has spoken out about her experience with sexism in Hollywood, and provided some startling hard …

One Direction "Larry" Fans Are Absolutely Freaking Out Over the Louis Tomlinson Baby News

No one is taking the death of Larry Stylinson well at all.<p>Let's be real here for a moment — it's not been the easiest year to be a One Direction fan. In March, fans discovered Zayn Malik was leaving the group for good. Then there were some nasty Twitter fights. Zayn shaved his head. Harry Styles …

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