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Sienna Miller’s tale: 'Having a baby really changed everything'

Photograph: John Lamparski/WireImage<p>‘Once you crack that upper echelon of incredible directors, you’ve got people rooting for you’: with Clint …

Why Mbappe and not Neymar is perfect Ronaldo replacement at Real Madrid

The two Paris Saint-Germain attackers are top targets for Los Blancos after the Portuguese moved to Italy, but the France forward is the better option<p>Real Madrid need a new star. The surprise sale of Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus has left a void that must now be filled before the start of the new …

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'The Hobbit' wins box office for third straight week

“The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” is showing some impressive fight at the box office.<p>The Middle Earth send-off held its ground, securing the top spot on the charts for a third consecutive weekend. The New Line and MGM co-production picked up $21.9 million, driving its domestic total to …

The Simpsons Airing Judd Apatow Script 25 Years After It Was Written

“Bart’s New Friend” airs Sunday, January 11th at 8 p.m.<p><b>Judd Apatow</b> wrote a script for *The Simpsons— and 25 years later it is finally headed to television.<p>When the now-famous writer-director-producer was just another young upstart comedian trying to break into Hollywood, he wrote a spec script for …

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies crosses the $700 million mark worldwide

Peter Jackson’s <b>The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies</b> has become the eighth movie of 2014 to cross $700 million at the global box office, with the …

Box Office: 'Hobbit,' 'Into The Woods,' Unbroken' Dominate New Year's Weekend

<b>The Woman In Black 2</b> <b>kicked off 2015 by snagging the year’s best opening Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and weekend totals and becoming 2015′s top-grossing new film of the year.</b><p>In a repeat of a bizarre pattern that goes back ten years, the only new opener of the year is a low-budget, low-expectations …

Does Exodus: Gods and Kings deserve to be banned for historical inaccuracy?

This week, big-budget Hollywood epic Exodus: Gods and Kings was banned in Egypt. “It gives a Zionist view of history and contains historical inaccuracies and that’s why we have decided to ban it,” explained culture minister Gaber Asfour. Reportedly, cinemas in Morocco have also been forbidden to …

Real Madrid Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of January 5

Real Madrid are not expected to do any major business during the January transfer window after Carlo Ancelotti confirmed in December that he is happy with his current squad, as per <i>AS</i> (h/t ESPN FC).<p>That has not, however, resulted in a slowing of rumours regarding possible incomings and outgoings …

Cristiano Ronaldo to Paris Saint-Germain is impossible - Jorge Mendes

The Portugal star's agent says he could move to America after he leaves Real Madrid and admits he would like to become president of a football club<p>It …

Cristiano Ronaldo

Nvidia’s new Tegra X1 super chip is meant to drive your car

The next mobile chip from Nvidia is aimed at a really big mobile device: The automobile. Nvidia unveiled the Tegra X1, which it calls a “mobile super …

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<b>Update:</b> <i>Voting has now closed, thank you very much for submitting your ballots for this year's awards. Here the winners of each category, as chosen by</i> …

Ancelotti has turned Real Madrid's individuals into a great team - Sacchi

The former Milan and Italy coach has heaped praise on his compatriot, claiming the Blancos were a disjointed bunch of quality players before his …

Top 10 Coolest DC Things of 2014

Wonder Woman's costume, DC's movies, and more.<p>DC did a lot this year, but we’ve narrowed it down to this list of the 10 Coolest DC Things of …

Kroos: I was right to leave Bayern for Madrid

The midfielder feels the Club World Cup victory justifies his decision to leave the Allianz Arena and move to the Santiago Bernabeu and expects more trophies for his side in 2015<p>Toni Kroos believes winning the Club World Cup proves that he was right to leave Bayern Munich and join Real Madrid.<p>The …

The Feminist Celebrity of the Year Is ... Emma Watson

The actress’s work as a U.N. Women Goodwill Ambassador was just the tip of the iceberg.<p><b>Emma Watson</b> has been voted the top feminist celebrity of 2014 in a Ms. Foundation for Women online poll, which was conducted in partnership with Cosmopolitan.com.<p>The <i>Harry Potter</i> star’s win is due in part to her …

Box Office: 'Hobbit' Finale Soars To $355M Worldwide

The overseas numbers are in, and <i>The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies</i> has earned $105.5 million from 19,315 screens in 59 markets. That gives the Warner Bros. (Time Warner Inc.) release a whopping $265 million overseas thus far. When coupled with this weekend’s $90m five-day debut, that gives …

Barcelona star Xavi: I'd never join Real Madrid

The midfielder admits he is delighted with his choice to have stayed at Barcelona this season but concedes it will be difficult to replicate their …

Giant Cristiano Ronaldo statue shows off Real Madrid star’s best features

REAL Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has unveiled a massive statue of himself with a particularly prominent feature and he seems very pleased with it.

The most pointless film sequels of 2014

Film,Culture,Raging Bull,The Amazing Spider-Man 2,Dolphin Tale 2,The Guardian,Features<p>Not every great film needs a remake, as bad sequels like Dolphin Tale prove. Here are this year’s worst offenders <b>Plus</b>, the pop culture backlashes of the year

Iraq's Shiite fighters desert over shortages

BAGHDAD (AP) — Abu Murtada al-Moussawi answered the call last summer from Iraq's top Shiite cleric to help save the country from the Islamic State …

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb review – ‘mouldy and lumpen’

Somewhere amid the rictus grins of this cynical seasonal offering there lurks the spectre of the old-school variety show in which tradition demands that you applaud a string of famous people for simply turning up, rather than actually being any good. This third instalment in the money-spinning NATM …

Box Office: 'Hobbit 3' Makes Like 'Matrix 3' For $16.6M Friday

<b>The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is looking at a $52 million Fri-Sun frame and a $85 million five-day debut.</b><p>In November of 2003, <i>The Matrix Revolutions</i> ended the trilogy not with a bang but with a whimper. After somewhat revolutionizing action cinema in April of 1999 with <i>The Matrix</i>, while …

Box Office: God Smites 'Exodus' As Holdovers Tumble

This will be a Friday box office report dealing exclusively with holdover news, because there is just too much for one or even two posts this weekend. I am assuming I won’t have this issue come January.<p>Ridley Scott’s <i>Exodus: Gods and Kings</i> dropped a mammoth 74% from last Friday ($8.8 million) to …

Ronaldo snubs Platini at Club World Cup presentation

The Real Madrid forward remains on frosty terms with the Uefa president following the Frenchman's comment that he should be overlooked for the Ballon d'Or this year<p>Cristiano Ronaldo remains less than impressed with Michel Platini's comments on the <i>Ballon d'Or</i>, if Saturday's scenes in Marrakech are …

Watch the creation of mobile's first gorgeous series in The Art of Infinity Blade

Earlier this week, the Infinity Blade franchise celebrated its fourth anniversary, and the developers at Chair Entertainment created a video that explores the art behind a series that blurs the line between mobile and console graphics.<p>Press play above to watch the featurette, which Chair shared …