Entertainment News Archive - March 26, 2006

By Mike Collett-White LONDON (Reuters) - Others were more guilty of France's collusion with the Nazis during World War Two and its part in the Holocaust.

By Krittivas Mukherjee MUMBAI (Reuters) - Think Bollywood, and what usually comes to mind are kitschy, megawatt musicals with lavish song-and-dance sequences largely disconnected from the plot.

By Dean Goodman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Denzel Washington and director Spike Lee scored the best opening of their careers on Sunday, as the heist thriller "Inside Man" grabbed the No. 1 spot at the weekend box office in North America with estimated ticket sales of $29 million.

By Cynthia Littleton LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Sam Loeb was a superhero. He accomplished things in his 17 years that most comic book- and TV-loving teenagers only dream of.

By Phyllis Stark NASHVILLE (Billboard) - Almost any artist with the right financing can release albums all his life, but only a handful can remain relevant on radio -- an achievement most acts consider the golden ticket. Six years after surprising the industry by landing the No.

By Gregg Goldstein NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - John Malkovich, currently in theaters with "The Libertine," will portray a 23rd century corporate overlord in "The Mutant Chronicles," a sci-fi thriller based on the popular role-playing board game.

By Deborah Evans Price NASHVILLE (Billboard) - The Crabb Family has always been on the cutting edge of Southern gospel music. Its progressive sound earned it fans in the contemporary Christian community, while its country flavor has made it a Grand Ole Opry favorite.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.