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2009-04-04 14:17:28

British actor Christian Bale will star alongside U.S.

2008-10-20 06:00:15

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.

2008-10-10 15:00:21

By Barry Caine 'The Happening" is not quite the morbid slog it was on the big screen. It's still loonier than a box of Jujubes. And M. Night Shyamalan jackhammers his green theme with the subtlety of a whoopee cushion.

2008-07-21 03:00:29

By William Bender, Philadelphia Daily News Jul. 21--GROUNDBREAKING on an $85 million Hollywood-style movie-production studio in Delaware County won't begin for at least a couple months, but one director already wants to shoot his next film there: M. Night Shyamalan.

2008-07-14 15:00:34

Movie Review TAYLOR BUNDY, 17 Freestyle Staff Writer I hate horror movies. I loathe their suspenseful, pulsing music and unrealistic-but-gruesome gore. I despise the feeling of dread that accompanies me to the dark of my bedroom and encourages insomnia.

2008-06-23 06:00:18

By Scott Bowles In a rare game of Hollywood chicken, two comedies aimed squarely at teens hit theaters this weekend, and it proved a smart move for Steve Carell's film. Get Smart took first place with $39.1million, according to studio estimates from box-office tracking firm Nielsen EDI.

2008-06-22 12:00:21

By Jeff Vice Deseret News Funny man Mike Myers is well-known for having a sense of humor. Filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan is pretty much known for not having much of a sense of humor at all.

2008-06-18 12:00:36

It has been a tough summer to be a superstar director or writer. Take Larry and Andy Wachowski, the writer/director brother team behind the Matrix franchise and the creative minds behind Warner Bros.' (TWX) megabust Speed Racer. Or M. Night Shyamalan.

2008-06-13 18:00:19

By Jeff Simon, The Buffalo News, N.Y. Jun. 13--It almost happened. America's movie hypemeisters almost killed M. Night Shyamalan with kindness. A Newsweek cover story called him "The New Spielberg." Others once peddled the idea that he is the new Hitchcock.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.