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Oscar red carpet still happening despite freak flooding

February 28, 2014. A pair of prop Oscars are seen backstage during rehearsals for the 86th Academy Awards in Los Angeles.The Academy Awards will be held at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday, March 2.Associated Press Come rain or come more…

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Discovery’s ‘Game of Stones’ highlights dangers of extreme gem hunting

No, it’s not “Game of Thrones.” It’s the new discovery series “Game of Stones,” which debuts Friday night, and focuses on the adventures of America’s most extreme gem hunter Don Kogen – the CEO of Gem Guys, Inc. Kogen routinely…

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‘Code Name: Johnny Walker’: How Iraqi interpreter saved the lives of U.S. Special Forces

Offering a unique perspective on the Iraq War, the new memoir “Code Name: Johnny Walker” tells the story of one Iraqi who risked everything to fight with U.S. troops, in particular the Navy SEALs, becoming perhaps the only “terp” (interpreter)…

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Ashley Bell talks ‘air sex,’ ‘The Last Exorcism’ legacy

Actress Ashley Bell may be best known for her haunting skills in “The Last Exorcism” movies, but lately she’s bulking up her resume with a variety of projects. She’s starring in a new raunchy indie romantic comedy, and she’s also…

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Success of Navy SEAL movies has Hollywood looking for more

LOS ANGELES –  Following the box office success of “Lone Survivor,” based off Marcus Luttrell’s 2007 best-seller of the same name about the tragic 2005 Operation Red Wings in Afghanistan, studios are looking for more real-life accounts of SEALs to…

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‘Nymphomaniac II’ movie no longer banned in Romania

Director Lars Von Trier poses on the film set of ‘Nymphomaniac’ at a former primary school in Cologne September 20, 2012. The film will chronicle the sexual adventures of a woman played by actress Charlotte Gainsbourg from her youth through…

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SEAL Team 6 founder Richard Marcinko slams Dennis Rodman, says movies encourage future Navy SEALs

He’s a Vietnam vet, a highly-decorated former Navy SEAL, the man who pioneered the elite SEAL Team 6/DEVGRU that took out Usama bin Laden and the mastermind behind Red Cell, the high-level anti-terrorist unit. And if that isn’t enough, Richard…

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Michael Keaton: ‘Robocop’ costar’s costume a ‘sissy suit’ compared to Batman’s

Marianne Jean-Baptiste and Joel Kinnaman in Columbia Pictures’ “RoboCop.”© 2013 Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Inc. All Rights Reserved. ALL IMAGES ARE PROPERTY OF Joel Kinnaman stars in Columbia Pictures’ “Robocop.”© 2013 Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer…

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‘Nymphomaniac II’ banned from cinemas in Romania

Director Lars Von Trier poses on the film set of ‘Nymphomaniac’ at a former primary school in Cologne September 20, 2012. The film will chronicle the sexual adventures of a woman played by actress Charlotte Gainsbourg from her youth through…

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‘Duck Dynasty’ ratings down 21 percent from season opener

The Robertson family dressed in their duck-huntin’ best. (A&E) ADVERTISEMENT This family Robertson?  A week after A&E Network’s “Duck Dynasty” posted its first year-to-year declines, Episode 2 of Season 5 continued the downward trend. The adventures of the Robertson clan…

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