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Big Eyes: Tim Burton on art fraud that shocked America

<b>Tim Burton's latest film tells the true story of a bizarre art fraud case in 1960s America.</b><p>Walter Keane's paintings of waifs with big tearful eyes were frowned on by art critics, but their huge popular success made him a fortune. Years later, the truth emerged: the works were actually not created …

Art

The mystery of Chopin's death

<b>When Polish composer Frederic Chopin died in 1849 he seemed to have suffered a classic Romantic death from tuberculosis. But doubts soon arose about the diagnosis, and a scientific examination of the heart earlier this year, while at first appearing to confirm the TB theory, left the mystery</b> …

Piano

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14 Greens Even Healthier Than Kale

From the editors of Cosmo.com, the new greens to try in your next salad.<p>Kale has been having a moment for quite some time now, mostly because it's green and healthy and tasty—at least as far as lettuce goes. As any registered dietitian will tell you, the veggie does pack a ridiculous amount of …

10 Movies to Watch on Netflix in August

It's a new month, and that means a new batch of movies just hit Netflix. Here, the films we just added to our queue.<p><b>1) Nymphomaniac (2013)</b><br>The most talked-about film of the year (which hits Netflix on August 7) can finally be enjoyed in the privacy of your own home.<p><b>2) Cleopatra (1963)</b>Settle in for …

Brad and Angelina: a Hollywood romance – in pictures

In typically eccentric fashion, after the couple married in secret at Chateau Miraval in France last weekend, Pitt was spotted at the somewhat less glamorous Bovington Tank Museum in Dorset. We look back at a relationship lived through the media glare

Brothers Grim: Fairy Tale Meets Holocaust in New Hungarian Film

As a reviewer, my responsibility is to judge a film on its own merits, even if I'm disinclined to its genre. I admit it, though: When faced with the …

Steven Spielberg May Direct A Remake Of ‘West Side Story’

(Skip to 3:21 for the <i>West Side Story</i> news)<p>This is one of those headlines where as I was writing it, I realized that only a handful of movie goers will actually give a sh*t. But I really don’t give a sh*t who gives a sh*t other than the people who give a sh*t about Bernstein and Sondheim’s classic …

Weekend Box Office: ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ Grosses $93.7 Million Worldwide, Well Above Expectations

You guys, I’ve got some crazy news. Some news that could shock you. Are you sitting down? Do you have a tight grip on your pants and/or butts? Okay, now that you’ve been suitably prepared, it turns out, the much-hyped Michael Bay-produced remake of <i>Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles</i> made lots of money …