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  1. ESPN to Launch Bill Simmons' 'Grantland Basketball Show' in Fall

    12:42 pm PDT 08/12/2014
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    The ESPN analyst will exit 'NBA Countdown' as a result of the new show READ MORE

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  2. Marvel Turns Big-Name Heroes Into A-holes

    12:02 pm PDT 08/12/2014
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    If nothing else, it worked out well for 'Guardians of the Galaxy' READ MORE

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  3. 'Star Wars: Force for Change' Winner Announced

    9:34 am PDT 08/11/2014
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    Time to be jealous: D.C. Barns will be the lucky fan who gets to not only visit the set of the next "Star Wars" movie, but also make a cameo appearance in it READ MORE

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  4. Amazon Not Accepting DVD Preorders of 'Maleficent' in Apparent Disney Dispute

    3:59 am PDT 08/11/2014
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    The e-tailer is also locked in a dispute about e-book pricing with Hachette READ MORE

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  5. ESPN Suspends Host for Domestic Abuse Story

    4:03 pm PDT 08/09/2014
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    Max Kellerman has been suspended for a week by the network after he revealed on a radio program that he once hit his then-girlfriend, THR has confirmed. READ MORE

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  6. Box Office: 'TMNT' Tops Friday With $25.6M for Possible $65M Debut

    7:51 am PDT 08/08/2014
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    UPDATED: The pizza-loving reptiles are performing far better than expected, toppling 'Guardians of the Galaxy' from the top spot READ MORE

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  7. Marvel's Negotiations With 'Rocket Raccoon' Co-Creator Disclosed

    7:30 am PDT 08/08/2014
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    The studio's contract with Bill Mantlo, the co-creator of the comic book character, was noted in a New York Times story that was later criticized for its framing. READ MORE

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  8. 'Star Wars: Episode VII': Domhnall Gleeson on Hiding Costumes and Navigating Fame

    6:44 am PDT 08/08/2014
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    The actor of "Frank" and "About Time" answered whatever offbeat questions he could about working on the anticipated J.J. Abrams installment. READ MORE

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  9. Simon Kinberg Explains Why Josh Trank Fits for 'Star Wars'

    12:46 pm PDT 08/07/2014
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    The screenwriter says that the "Chronicle" director has an early George Lucas appeal about him. READ MORE

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  10. Box-Office Preview: 'TMNT' Set to Battle 'Guardians of the Galaxy' for No. 1

    8:53 am PDT 08/07/2014
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    "Into the Storm," adult drama "The Hundred-Foot Journey" and "Step Up All In" also roll out in theaters, while Daniel Radcliffe's "What If" debuts at the specialty box office. READ MORE

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  11. 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Star Chris Pratt Reveals Why He Almost Turned Down Marvel Movie

    6:34 am PDT 08/07/2014
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    He recalls an earlier audition during which he "saw the director's eyes just glaze over," the actor tells Esquire in its September cover story. READ MORE

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  12. Disney Rides Hit Movies to Record Earnings Per Share

    1:26 pm PDT 08/05/2014
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    UPDATED: Operating income at the conglomerate's film studio more than doubles to $411 million as "Frozen" outperforms internationally and in home entertainment. READ MORE

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  13. Box Office: What 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Means for Year-Round Tentpoles (Analysis)

    5:00 am PDT 08/04/2014
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    UPDATED: Marvel Studios and Disney circumvented the rules by going outside the traditional May-July corridor to launch "Guardians," which opened to record-breaking numbers; ditto for "Captain America: The Winter Soldier." READ MORE

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  14. Bill Murray to Play Baloo in Disney's 'The Jungle Book'

    5:41 pm PDT 08/01/2014
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    The actor joins a voicecast that includes Christopher Walken, Ben Kingsley, Lupita Nyong’o and Idris Elba. READ MORE

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  15. Who Is the New Denzel? Hollywood Struggles to Launch Next Black Stars

    6:00 am PDT 08/01/2014
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    As "Get On Up" hits theaters, all eyes are on the next generation. READ MORE

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  16. 'Guardians of the Galaxy': The Characters' Comic Book Origins Explained

    4:40 pm PDT 07/30/2014
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    Marvel's "Guardians" got their start almost 50 years ago, but the team familiar to movie audiences is far more recent. READ MORE

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