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  1. 'Pixels': Hear Tracks From the Soundtrack Early (Exclusive)

    8:53 am 7/21/2015

    Find out why composer Henry Jackman and director Chris Columbus went with an orchestral symphonic score instead of using more 8-bit/midi elements for Pixels. Read more

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  2. 'Mediterranea': Cannes Review

    4:15 am 5/19/2015

    This year's alarming death toll of illegal immigrants attempting the crossing from North Africa to Europe adds charged relevance to Jonas Carpignano's first feature.Read more

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  3. 'Gremlins' Director Joe Dante Says He Won't Be Involved in Remake

    12:17 pm 4/25/2015

    Dante believes Hollywood studios are playing it safe: "They remake pictures that people just didn't want to see remade." Read more

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  4. Chris Columbus, Treehouse Pictures to Adapt Graphic Novel 'I Kill Giants'

    3:21 pm 3/23/2015

    The adaptation of the award-winning Young Adult comic book will be directed by Oscar winner Anders Walter.Read more

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  5. Hollywood's Hottest Author-Screenwriter Spills Secrets on 'Beetlejuice' Sequel, 'Lego Batman'

    10:00 am 1/9/2015

    After the success of 'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies' and 'Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter' (and its new sequel), Seth Grahame-Smith is leveraging cross-genre cred as Hollywood’s all-purpose It boyRead more

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  6. Orphan Films Series Highlights Rarely Seen Work About Pioneering Women and N.Y.

    3:12 pm 10/31/2014

    Also included in the two-day event are a behind-the-scenes look at 'The Taking of Pelham One Two Three' and Chris Columbus' NYU student filmRead more

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  7. Throwback Thursday: U.N. Ambassador Emma Watson First Made Waves at Hogwarts

    11:00 am 10/2/2014

    The actress recently gave a passionate speech to the General Assembly about gender equality: "What she did was use her immense celebrity ... to shine a light on the enduring injustices against women," feminist author Naomi Wolf saysRead more

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  8. Adam Sandler's 'Pixels' Gets May 2015 Release Date

    2:46 pm 4/28/2014

    The Sony Pictures Entertainment summer tentpole stars Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Michelle Monaghan, Josh Gad and Peter Dinklage.Read more

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  9. 'Mrs. Doubtfire': Robin Williams' Clever Combination of Prosthetics (Video)

    8:11 am 4/17/2014

    "Today" aired a 1993 interview on Thursday, revealing that the Scottish nanny's inspiration is a blend of Margaret Hamilton, Margaret Thatcher and Julia Child.Read more

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  10. Adam Sandler and Chris Columbus Teaming Up for 'Hello Ghost' (Exclusive)

    3:09 pm 6/13/2013

    Universal has optioned the remake rights to the Korean supernatural comedy. Read more

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