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Zadan, Meron invited back to produce 2015 Oscars show: Academy

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LOS ANGELES - Organizers of the Oscars ceremony invited the producing team of Craig Zadan and Neil Meron on Monday to run the live awards show for a third consecutive year, after this year's show brought in the best television ratings in 14 years.

Man accusing 'X-Men' director of sex abuse sues more Hollywood execs

LOS ANGELES - A man who has sued "X-Men" filmmaker Bryan Singer claiming he had raped him as a teenager named three more Hollywood executives in lawsuits filed on Monday, alleging sexual abuse and rape and seeking damages exceeding $10 million. | Video

Fashion, People 22 Apr 2014

French, American cultures collide in romantic comedy '5 to 7'

NEW YORK - French and American attitudes about food, wine, world events, and love and marriage collide in "5 to 7," a love story set in New York that premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival.

Fashion, 21 Apr 2014

'Captain America' soars again, tops 'Rio 2' to win U.S. box office

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK - Marvel's superhero in "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" claimed a third straight box office win, collecting $26.6 million at the domestic box office to beat the colorful birds of animated film "Rio 2," which generated $22.5 million in ticket sales. | Video

Fashion, 20 Apr 2014

Hollywood plays to the faithful, finds hits with God

- Hollywood has embraced God in a big - and lucrative - way.

Fashion, 20 Apr 2014

Music films hit distinct note at annual Tribeca Film Festival

NEW YORK - Music and movies played together even before sound revolutionized film during its infancy, and so it is at the Tribeca Film Festival where the documentary lineup is heavy on musical subjects, from hip hop star Nas to shock rocker Alice Cooper.

Fashion, 18 Apr 2014

Cannes festival lineup mixes Hollywood star power, world cinema

PARIS - Hollywood star power will vie with world cinema and a large crop of French films, including New Wave director Jean-Luc Godard's latest, for the top prize next month at the 67th Cannes film festival, the world's most important cinema showcase.

Fashion, 17 Apr 2014

Paul Walker's brothers to fill in for late actor in 'Fast 7'

LOS ANGELES - The brothers of actor Paul Walker, who died in November, will fill in for the late action star in order to complete scenes in the upcoming film "Fast & Furious 7," according to a statement posted on the film's Facebook page.

Fashion, 15 Apr 2014

'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' sweeps MTV Movie Awards

LOS ANGELES - Young adult favorite "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" was voted 'movie of the year' and scooped top acting honors at the MTV Movie Awards on Sunday, reflecting the irreverent ceremony's appeal to young fans. | Video

Fashion, Television, Music 14 Apr 2014

Final book in 'Divergent' trilogy to be split into two films

LOS ANGELES - The final book in the "Divergent" trilogy will be split into two movies, Lions Gate said on Friday, following the same formula the studio used for the upcoming final installments of "The Hunger Games" series.

Fashion, 11 Apr 2014

Mary Higgins Clark retains No. 1 spot on U.S. best-sellers list

NEW YORK - Author Mary Higgins Clark's novel "I've Got You Under My Skin," held on to the top spot on the U.S. best-sellers list on Thursday for the second consecutive week.