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2008-10-29 12:25:00

Cloris Leachman, the latest castoff from "Dancing with the Stars," said she has been asked to star in the Broadway musical version of "Young Frankenstein." Leachman, 82, and her professional dance partner were voted off the TV competition show Tuesday night.

2008-10-17 15:00:15

Hollywood's Warner Bros. studio is planning a big-screen adaptation of Homer's epic poem, "The Odyssey," starring Brad Pitt, Variety.com reported. Pitt previously headlined the 2004 blockbuster "Troy," which was based on another Homer work, "The Illiad," and directed by Wolfgang Petersen.

2008-10-17 15:00:15

Writer-director Quentin Tarantino has begun principal photography on his World War II picture "Inglourious Basterds" in Germany, The Weinstein Co. said. The film, which began shooting last week, reunites Brad Pitt with his "Troy" co-star Diane Kruger.

2008-10-17 12:00:16

NEW YORK, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Quentin Tarantino's Inglourious Basterds began principal photography last week on location in Germany. The ensemble cast of Inglourious Basterds includes Brad Pitt, Diane Kruger, Melanie Laurent, Christoph Waltz, Daniel Bruhl, Eli Roth, Samm Levine, B.J.

2008-09-26 09:00:25

Film fans, this is your lucky day! For 24/7 is offering five lucky readers a pair of season tickets for the line-up of classic movies soon to be screened at Belfast's newest cinema, the Odeon, on the second floor of the plush Victoria Square shopping centre.

2008-09-13 00:00:21

By Bob Strauss Spaghetti Westerns and samurai films have shared sensibilities since Sergio Leone remade Akira Kurosawa's "Yojimbo" as "A Fistful of Dollars." But the two genres have never been mashed up quite as crazily as Takashi Miike has done it in "Sukiyaki Western Django." It's got gunfighters and horses and cowboy hats, but it's definitely set in Japan.

2008-09-05 00:00:16

By Jonathan Dean Hitler, Goebbels and Churchill all feature in the next Quentin Tarantino movie, with Brad Pitt and Mike Myers among the cast.

2008-09-02 12:00:19

German actress Diane Kruger says she has landed a role in Quentin Tarantino's new World War II picture "Inglorious Bastards." The film reunites her with her "Troy" co-star Brad Pitt, who reportedly has already signed on for the lead in "Bastards.""I just found out I'm going to do (Quentin) Tarantino's next film with Brad Pitt," Kruger told People magazine.

2008-08-15 15:00:43

Canadian-born actor-comedian Mike Myers has joined the cast of Quentin Tarantino's World War II picture "Inglorious Bastards." The "Saturday Night Live" alum was most recently seen in the big-screen comedy "The Love Guru." He has also starred in the "Austin Powers" and "Wayne's World" blockbusters.

2008-08-08 18:00:27

By GARY MILLS They came. They sang. You voted - and voted some more. After nearly 60,000 votes cast, we have a winner in The Times-Union and Jacksonville.com's first-ever Mic Mania singing contest. Actually, make that two winners.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.