Entertainment News Archive - October 31, 2008

By Claudia Puig Zack and Miri Make a Porno longs to be a smutty film with a heart of gold. Instead, it's a funny concept whose execution does not live up to its potential. Roommates and longtime best friends Zack (Seth Rogen) and Miri (Elizabeth Banks) are broke and struggling.

By Story by Anthony Breznican, USA TODAY Holiday movie preview Pages 2-3D A t the multiplex, the last two months of the year are traditionally of two minds: prestige and pure fun. It's the awards season, when serious cinema vies for Oscar gold.

By Lorena Blas She's ubiquitous this week in celebrity news, but for the saddest of reasons. On Oct.

RESTON, Va., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- comScore, Inc. , a leader in measuring the digital world, reports that 6.5 million Americans tuned into mobile video in August.

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Circa Pictures and Production Intl., Inc. (Pink Sheets: CPPD) today addressed the unexpected increase in volume and activity.

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Can't wait for the new movie to step into the shoes of James Bond? Activision Publishing, Inc.

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Already a smash sensation in clubs from L.A. to N.Y.C.


Canadian-born, former teen idol Corey Haim has announced he is engaged to horror movie actress Tiffany Shepis.

The CRTC's new policy framework for broadcasting distributors and pay and specialty television services, released yesterday, earned the resounding approval of the Canadian Cable Systems Alliance (CCSA), a group that speaks on behalf of independent cable television companies across Canada.

U.S. fashion designer Tom Ford has signed on to make his directorial debut with the independent film "A Single Man," starring Colin Firth and Julianne Moore.

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