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A judge in Los Angeles ruled Tuesday that fugitive filmmaker Roman Polanski must return to the United States to request his decades-old sex case be dropped. Polanski pleaded guilty in 1978 to unlawful sexual intercourse with a 13-year-old girl but fled the United States before he could be sentenced.
The Dark Knight filmmaker Christopher Nolan is to direct and produce Inception, a science-fiction action flick he also penned, Variety.com reported. Nolan's other films include Memento, Insomnia and Batman Begins. Variety.com said Warner Bros., the studio that backed Nolan's two Batman blockbusters,
Hollywood film icon Faye Dunaway has signed up to guest star on the TV medical drama Grey's Anatomy, ABC announced Monday. The Oscar-winning actress is best known for her roles in the movies Chinatown, Network and Bonnie and Clyde. Dunaway is to play a doctor in the episode of Grey's slated to air Feb.
ST. LOUIS, Jan. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Angel Heaven(TM) World, a new St. Louis-based online company, has unveiled their new interactive Web site and full line of original, wholesome dolls with collectable wings, stuffed animals, music and other Angel themed merchandise.
Roman Polanski's lawyers have filed a request in a Los Angeles court asking that criminal charges brought against the filmmaker 30 years ago be dropped. The Oscar-winning director pleaded guilty to a charge of unlawful intercourse with a minor after he was accused of having sex with a 13-year-old girl in actor Jack Nicholson's home in 1977.
**1/2 (130m | PG-13) Taking a cue from the wildly successful "Spider-Man" movies, director Christopher Nolan ("Memento") delves deeply into Bruce Wayne's psyche in this fresh reboot for the fallen "Batman" franchise.
By Scott Bowles BEVERLY HILLS -- Mark Wahlberg pushes away a bread bowl and drops his head on folded arms. He's clearly a little run-down. His 2-year-old son, Michael, isn't adjusting well to the new baby in the family, 1-month-old Brendan. He has four television projects with HBO.
Hollywood producer George Lucas made a surprise appearance at the "Scream 2008" awards event in Los Angeles, Spike TV says.
Joel and Ethan Coen's last film, 'No Country for Old Men', won four Oscars and was their biggest box-office hit to date - so, James Mottram asks them, why the long faces? It's 10.30am, the morning after Joel and Ethan Coen's latest film, Burn After Reading, has opened the Venice Film Festival.
- To play, gamble.
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