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Actor Mark Wahlberg hopes 'Deepwater Horizon' movie honors victims


Actor Mark Wahlberg said "the biggest responsibility" for himself and the makers of the new movie, "Deepwater Horizon," was to honor the real-life victims of the 2010 oil rig disaster. | Video

'Peter Rabbit' coming to big screen, James Corden in voice cast

LOS ANGELES British stars James Corden and Daisy Ridley will help to bring the classic children's tales of "Peter Rabbit" to the big screen, Sony's Columbia Pictures studios said on Monday. | Video

Sep 27 2016

Box Office: 'Magnificent Seven' hits bullseye with $35 million debut

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Denzel Washington hit the bullseye again. "The Magnificent Seven," the Oscar-winner's first western, topped the box office, picking up a solid $35 million. | Video

Sep 25 2016

Daniel Radcliffe not interested in revisiting Harry Potter role

LONDON Pottermania may be alive and well thanks to upcoming Harry Potter spinoff film "Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them" and a hit London play, but actor Daniel Radcliffe says he has no interest in revisiting his role as the boy wizard. | Video

Sep 23 2016

Cowboys, heat and rain: 'Magnificent Seven' talk challenging shoot

LOS ANGELES Bringing the American Wild West to life was no easy task, just ask the cast of "The Magnificent Seven," who endured scorching heat and torrential rain in wool costumes in the Louisiana summer. | Video

Sep 23 2016

After split, London's Madame Tussauds separates Jolie, Pitt wax figures

LONDON London's Madame Tussauds museum said on Wednesday it had separated its wax figure replicas of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt after the Hollywood power couple announced their split. | Video

People Sep 21 2016

Sony unit, Dalian Wanda in tie-up to tap China's huge movie market

SHANGHAI Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group will market Sony Pictures' films and co-finance some upcoming movie releases of Sony Corp's film unit in China, which is forecast to become the world's top movie market as soon as next year.

Deals, China Sep 23 2016

'L.A. Confidential' director Curtis Hanson found dead at California home

LOS ANGELES Movie director Curtis Hanson, who won an Oscar for “L.A Confidential”, was found dead in his California home on Tuesday, the Los Angeles Police Department said. He was 71. | Video

U.S., People, Sep 21 2016

Blunt embraces dark, damaged protagonist in 'Girl on the Train'

Happily married with two young children, actress Emily Blunt relished the opportunity to play a divorced, alcoholic, damaged protagonist in her latest thriller, "The Girl on the Train." | Video

Sep 21 2016

Film pays tribute to Lesbos islanders who saved drowning migrants

A short documentary by a Syrian filmmaker pays tribute to Greek islanders living in a fishing village on Lesbos who have helped rescue refugees and migrants making perilous journeys across the Aegean Sea. | Video

Sep 21 2016

British author Rowling says Trump has a right to be bigoted

NEW YORK Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling labeled U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump bigoted after receiving the PEN/Allen Foundation Literary Service Award in New York. | Video