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'Marriage Story' leads mostly white, male Golden Globe nods, De Niro snubbed


LOS ANGELES Netflix divorce drama "Marriage Story" on Monday led a Golden Globes nominations list dominated by movie stories about white men and marked by snubs for actor Robert De Niro and television shows "Game of Thrones" and social justice drama "When They See Us."

Linda Ronstadt, Sally Field, and Sesame Street feted at Kennedy Center Honors

WASHINGTON Singer Linda Ronstadt, actress Sally Field, and music group Earth, Wind & Fire received the United States' top awards for the arts on Sunday with a rocking, rousing performance at the annual Kennedy Center Honors show in Washington. | Video

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Box Office: 'Frozen 2' remains victorious, 'Playmobil' bombs

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - "Frozen 2" dominated box office charts for the third weekend in a row as Disney's animated sequel scored another $34.7 million in North America.

Dec 08 2019

'Irishman' draws 17 million U.S. viewers on Netflix, Nielsen estimates

Martin Scorsese's new gangster film "The Irishman" was watched by an estimated 17.1 million Americans in its first five days of release on Netflix, according to Nielsen data released on Friday.

Dec 06 2019

Prosecutors seek to up Harvey Weinstein's bail, citing violations

NEW YORK Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has at times failed to wear a required electronic tracking device, New York prosecutors said Friday, asking a judge to increase his bail to $5 million, from $1 million, as he awaits trial on sexual assault charges. | Video

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Bulgarian Mutafova, one of world's oldest actresses, dies at 97

SOFIA Bulgarian Stoyanka Mutafova, one of the world's oldest actresses performing regularly on stage, has died aged 97.

Dec 06 2019

From posters to helmets, Star Wars collectibles up for auction

LONDON From vintage posters to action figures, Star Wars collectibles are up for grabs in an online auction, days ahead of the release of the sci-fi saga's highly-anticipated ninth chapter. | Video

Dec 06 2019

'It's bittersweet': Leia has key role as 'Star Wars' wraps Skywalker saga

LOS ANGELES The highly anticipated final chapter in the Skywalker film saga will feature a significant role for Princess Leia, the beloved "Star Wars" character played by late actress Carrie Fisher. | Video

Dec 05 2019

Inspired by grandfather, 'Bond' director Mendes returns with tense war film '1917'

LONDON Four years after wrapping up his second James Bond film, Oscar-winning director Sam Mendes is back, this time on the front lines of World War One in "1917," an ambitious drama inspired by his grandfather's experiences. | Video

Dec 04 2019

Immersive movie technology gets U.S. debut with new 'Jumanji' adventure

LOS ANGELES Moviegoers have been offered rolling seats, 3D glasses and even rain and smells in recent years as theater chains seek to fill seats. | Video

Dec 05 2019

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