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‘Serenity’ Kicks of Worst of 2019 Race
4 weeks ago

‘Serenity’ Kicks of Worst of 2019 Race

If you’ve seen the trailer for “Serenity” you might think you know what to expect.

Not even close.

The term “bait and switch” rushes to mind. Then again, put yourself …
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McConaughey, Schneider Could Teach Stars a Lesson
10 months ago

McConaughey, Schneider Could Teach Stars a Lesson

Hollywood stars didn’t always speak up for themselves.

The rigid studio system of yore packaged actors down to the last detail. Names were changed (Roy Sherer became Rock Hudson), love …
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HiT Reviews: ‘Dark Tower,’ ‘Inconvenient Sequel’
2 years ago

HiT Reviews: ‘Dark Tower,’ ‘Inconvenient Sequel’

This may be the worst advertisement for an eight-novel series ever made.

“The Dark Tower” is a sequel of sorts to Stephen King’s sprawling saga of the same name. That …
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How Bill Edwards Keeps Hollywood Hair Looking Lush
2 years ago

How Bill Edwards Keeps Hollywood Hair Looking Lush

Celebrities don’t mind telling you “who they’re wearing” on the red carpet. Ask them about their receding hairlines, and you’ll get a much shorter conversation.

It’s understandable.

Appearance is everything …
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Why ‘Gold’ Is a 24 Karat Vanity Project
2 years ago

Why ‘Gold’ Is a 24 Karat Vanity Project

Hollywood has a long tradition of making its most beautiful stars downright ugly.

It worked for Charlize Theron. Her transformation into a killer for 2003’s “Monster” earned her an Academy …
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Why ‘Sing’ Can’t Escape ‘American Idol’s’ Shadow
2 years ago

Why ‘Sing’ Can’t Escape ‘American Idol’s’ Shadow

Imagine if all those wannabe singers on your average reality showcase weren’t quite … human.

No, instead of young men and women vying for insta-fame, they were gorillas, pigs and …
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HiT Review: ‘Free State of Jones,’ ‘Fundamentals/Caring’
3 years ago

HiT Review: ‘Free State of Jones,’ ‘Fundamentals/Caring’

“Free State of Jones” finds McConaughey bringing a little known American hero to life. We can accept Hollywood sanding off the flaws of such figures. What’s done here isn’t just …
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‘Jones’ Cites God in Historic Freedom Fight
3 years ago

‘Jones’ Cites God in Historic Freedom Fight

Take “Free State of Jones,” one of several new movies opening this weekend. On the surface, “Jones” is a fact-based drama about one Southerner’s battle against the Confederacy.

That’s certainly true, …
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Can Judd Apatow’s ‘Love’ Save the Rom-Com?
3 years ago

Can Judd Apatow’s ‘Love’ Save the Rom-Com?

Rom-coms haven’t been the same since the pair exited, stage left, following 1998’s “You Got Mail.”.

The format is all but abandoned now, You can thank Kate Hudson, (shirtless) Matthew McConaughey) …
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