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2008-06-18 15:00:00

'GET SMART' Rating: PG-13 for some rude humor, action violence and language. What it's about: Intelligence analyst Maxwell Smart realizes his dream to become a secret agent when he is sent, with lovely Agent 99, to find missing yellowcake uranium.

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2008-05-05 15:14:04

New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo announced a new piece of legislation aimed at thwarting criminals from producing pirated films.

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2008-04-18 00:45:00

ullmylink.com, a Web site featuring links to free—and allegedly pirated—movies and TV shows is being sued by the Motion Picture Association of America. The MPAA filed the lawsuit Thursday in Los Angeles federal court claiming the site promotes and profits from copyright infringement.

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2008-01-23 10:55:00

Previously, Hollywood has laid much of the blame for illegal movie downloading on college students. Now, it is reversing its stance saying that its math was wrong.

2006-08-30 18:30:15

By Arthur Spiegelman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - When director Kirby Dick wanted to learn the identities of the most secretive group in the film industry, he resorted to a time-honored Hollywood tradition. He hired a private eye to follow them and go through their garbage.

2006-08-30 18:30:00

When director Kirby Dick wanted to learn the identities of the most secretive group in the film industry, he resorted to a time-honored Hollywood tradition. He hired a private eye to follow them and go through their garbage.

2006-08-15 07:20:26

By Nicole Sperling LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporte

2006-08-15 00:02:16

By Nicole Sperling LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporte

2006-07-18 18:10:00

Hollywood's major studios on Tuesday unveiled plans to e-mail parents movie rating information to help people who want to know more about new films' language or other content before letting kids see them.

2006-06-29 00:22:26

By Jesse Hiestand LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.