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Trailer released for Stephen King's 'IT' remake

There's honoring the source material and then there's going the extra mile to make sure the smallest detail is accounted for; It takes the latter path. The main villain, known as Pennywise the Dancing Clown, is played by the young actor Bill Skarsgård. It will be the second Stephen King novel turned movie this year after The Dark Tower , with both films receiving previews at Las Vegas's CinemaCon this week as well. Read More

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Why I'm Not Going to See Beauty and the Beast

Why I'm Not Going to See Beauty and the Beast

Instead of being the "crazy old Maurice" that we've come to know in the animated film, Belle's papa is an artist who creates and paints music boxes. As such she is an enigma - and at times feels like an outcast. I think this film overall hit the nail on the head on that aspect. Emma Watson sounds good throughout the movie, and has a clear, pretty voice that compliments every song. Read More

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Kendall Jenner feels sorry for her stalker

Kendall Jenner feels sorry for her stalker

The news comes just days after it was reported that Kim's half sister Kendall , 21, had $200,000 worth of jewellery stolen from her house in the Hollywood Hills last week. I'm so lucky that my kids all live nearby so we are always spending a lot of time together. I just saw his figure. "In the gate, right behind my vehicle", she continued to say. Read More

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Rain plays spoilsport as S. Africa clinch Test series vs New Zealand

Rain plays spoilsport as S. Africa clinch Test series vs New Zealand

The weather in Hamilton forced the contest into a draw, meaning that the Proteas take the series 1-0 - their fourth consecutive series triumph. The Waikato downpour is made all the more disappointing for the Black Caps by their successful day-four showing, earning a winnable position by notching up a healthy 175-run lead and then limiting a worn out South Africa to 80-5. Read More

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Oscar accountants get reprieve after best picture blunder

Oscar accountants get reprieve after best picture blunder

Following a six-hour meeting, the Academy's board of governors decided Tuesday night that PricewaterhouseCoopers, which has been working with the Academy for 83 years, will be working next year's Oscars, according to The Hollywood Reporter , despite the envelope flub that led to presenters Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway announcing " La La Land " as best picture instead of the rightful victor, " Moonlight ". Read More

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George Clooney says he's ready for daddy duties

George Clooney says he's ready for daddy duties

The 51-year-old actor was at CinemaCon 2017, promoting his new film Suburbicon with co-star Julianne Moore, when he was asked wife how Amal was now feeling. In fact, Amal seems to be rejecting every one of George Clooney's suggestions, according to the Daily Mail . "I was very happy that we were going to get married and then (a pregnancy) seemed like the next step". Read More

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Town podcast from Serial creators is out now

Town podcast from Serial creators is out now

A new podcast from the creators of the hit " Serial " podcast and the " This American Life " radio show launches today. There's death in the podcast, sure. Some people think the notoriety is good for the town. There's just too much little crap for something not to have happened. As the events of S-Town unfold, the core relationship between Reed and John steadily grows to be the most animating element of the story, a seemingly bottomless well of narrative power. Read More

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Power down for Earth Hour Saturday evening

Power down for Earth Hour Saturday evening

Participants took part in the symbolic action of countdown "60+" and cycling. Tata Power, which distributes in North and North-West Delhi, said it "also organised several candlelight marches during the Earth Hour in association with consumers and residents' welfare associations in its distribution area", towards sensitising on energy conservation. Read More

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Elizabeth Banks on Her Most Surprising Acting Choice in POWER RANGERS

But old school fans of the original series will remember that there was a sixth ranger : Tommy Oliver, the green (and later white) ranger, and he was the most powerful of them all. The character then went on to get his PhD in paleontology and appear on other seasons of Power Rangers . Imagine a prequel that was all about Zordon and Rita and their relationship and their Power Ranger team... Read More

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Nick Viall & Vanessa Grimaldi Have Date Night in His Hometown!

Nick Viall & Vanessa Grimaldi Have Date Night in His Hometown!

And Vanessa has been fully supportive of her fiancé. It's a far cry from the "knock-down, drag-out" fights that Vanessa told Bachelor host Chris Harrison the two were having during the After the Final Rose special. "She's living with me". "Obviously we're still working through the visa stuff so she may have to pop back to Montreal at some point". The engaged couple, who recently moved in together in L.A., answered a series of questions about each other. Read More

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Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) Touching Most Active List Today

Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) Touching Most Active List Today

This was down from $301 million, or $0.39 per share, in last year's first quarter. Josh Weinstein, corporate treasurer of Carnival Corporation will become president of Carnival UK, overseeing P&O Cruises and Cunard. 02/27/2017 - Carnival Corporation was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Argus. Stock is now moving with a positive distance from the 200 day simple moving average of approximately 18.64%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of 13.79% which means the stock is ... Read More

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After PeeCee, Parineeti Makes Singing Debut in 'Meri Pyaari Bindu'

After PeeCee, Parineeti Makes Singing Debut in 'Meri Pyaari Bindu'

And it has established Pari as a talented singer to watch out for - just like big sis Priyanka Chopra. While Kausar Munir has penned down the soulful lyrics, the music is composed by Sachin Jigar. Meri Pyaari Bindu is slated to release on 12th May. We have also seen Sona sing during a number of her small screen appearances. It is not the first time that a Bollywood actress has given her voice for a song. Read More

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'Jumanji' to Feature Video Game Plot

'Jumanji' to Feature Video Game Plot

Star Dwayne Johnson presented the clip, which begins with four high school students in detention. The film, set in the present day, takes everyday high school students into a body swapping situation with the characters in the game (i.e. However, Karen insisted that the costume was teeny for a reason, tweeting: " Jumanji! ". You pick a character, and as the teens learn you are that person in the game. Read More

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Coalition Gathers to Hear Trump Islamic State Plan

Coalition Gathers to Hear Trump Islamic State Plan

Tillerson to communicate to US partners the stronger importance Mr. Trump and his administration are putting on worldwide burden-sharing in US-led efforts like the counter-ISIS campaign. The United States will do its part but circumstances on the ground require more, Tillerson said, urging allies to allocate more military, financial resources towards defeating ISIL. Read More

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Olivia Newton-John teases Grease 40th anniversary reunion

Olivia Newton-John teases Grease 40th anniversary reunion

Original Grease movie stars Olivia Newton-John and John Travola could be teaming up to commemorate the film's 40th anniversary, according to an interview Newton-John gave with The Mirror . She last collaborated with Travolta on a song, I Think You Might Like It, back in 2012. "I would like to do something special to help the hospital I work with, but I don't know if we could get the rest of the cast together". Read More

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Dantonio says MSU 'extremely concerned' about allegations

Dantonio says MSU 'extremely concerned' about allegations

Days before the start of sexual assault awareness month and a week after his university promoted a campaign to focus on preventing them among its students, Michigan State's football coach put the issue into a hyperlocal perspective. "Probably the primary reason I've not met with the press prior to this is because of that fact". You could feel it on the bus on the way to the field this morning, guys were focused, locked in and ready to go, and it started right there in the first inning with Dan ... Read More

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Bitter GOP finger-pointing clouds path for Trump agenda

Bitter GOP finger-pointing clouds path for Trump agenda

President Donald Trump pulled the plug on a planned vote Friday after conservatives in the House Freedom Caucus and moderate Republicans still couldn't support the final bill. Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler, a Democrat, said luring more insurers to the health-care exchange can be accomplished with a stronger commitment to reinsurance - essentially insurance for the insurers, covering extraordinarily high-cost medical cases. Read More

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Emmy Rossum Robbed Of $150K Worth Of Jewelry!

Emmy Rossum Robbed Of $150K Worth Of Jewelry!

Robot" creator Sam Esmail, was not home at the time. Rossum joins a long list of celebrity burglary victims. According to investigators, $150,000 in jewelry and other items were taken from the property. On Tuesday, the " Shameless " star tweeted out a thank you to the LAPD: "Thank you to the LAPD. I fully support the police efforts and dedication", Emmy wrote after news broke of her robbery. Read More

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Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" continues to lead North American box office

Both, however, considerably trail " Beauty and the Beast ", which has a global gross of $690 million after just two weeks, putting it on a potential billion-dollar trajectory. Potts. It had already grossed $1.3 million in previews. I had heard some rumors that this movie had a gay scene which prevented some people from wanting to watch it but nothing like it showed up. Read More

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