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Has Hollywood found new respect for the Bible and believers? Not really

To suggest that Hollywood has had a “come to Jesus” conversion is premature, if not ludicrous.

'Unbroken' faith: The religious journey of Louis Zamperini

The unforgettable story of Olympian and American war hero Louis Zamperini will be told on the big screen beginning Christmas Day. Read more »

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'Team America' screenings also pulled from theaters

Programmed as a playful substitute to "The Interview," Trey Parker and Matt Stone's North Korea comedy "Team America: World Police" also has been pulled from theaters. Read more »

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There are many ways to see 'A Christmas Carol'

“A Christmas Carol” is such a masterpiece that it demands to be told in hundreds of ways in thousands of different settings. It’s not that none of them are any good —... Read more »

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Game review: Battle of Five Armies brings 'The Hobbit' to the tabletop

Ares Games' The Battle of Five Armies is a tie-in with J.R.R. Tolkien's book "The Hobbit." One player fights as the Free Peoples while the other is the Shadow Army. Read more »

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'Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker' is a beautiful, engaging puzzle

Captain Toad takes the lead in his own adventure, a 3-D puzzle featuring clever, Escher-inspired stage design and classic Nintendo charm. Read more »

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Asmodee Games offers 4 titles that are a blast to play

Asmodee Games has a massive distribution network, placing products everywhere in the marketplace, from specialist stores to hypermarkets. Here are reviews for four games. Read more »

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Enchanting ‘Magic in the Moonlight’ is now on Blu-ray and DVD

Woody Allen’s “Magic in the Moonlight,” a charming romantic comedy set in the 1920s, is now on Blu-ray and DVD. Read more »

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Timeline of the Sony Pictures Entertainment hack

It's been four weeks since hackers calling themselves Guardians of Peace began their cyberterrorism campaign against Sony Pictures Entertainment. In that time thousands of executive emails and... Read more »

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'Prison Houdini' set to make his 1st legal escape

Had Mark DeFriest just waited a couple of months to collect his inheritance, he never would have gone to prison. Had he just behaved while he was there, he would have been released more than 30... Read more »

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Musical of 'School of Rock' heading to Broadway

Rockers, rejoice: The Broadway musical "Rock of Ages" may be going, but get ready for "The School of Rock." Read more »

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Final goodbye: Roll call of some who died in 2014

Here is a roll call of some of the people who died in 2014. Read more »

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Sony cyberattack may be costliest ever

The unprecedented hack of Sony Pictures which a U.S. official says is linked to North Korea may be the most damaging cyberattack ever inflicted on an American business. Read more »

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Chris Hicks: Has Hollywood found new respect for the Bible and believers? Not really

The release of this year’s two expensive biblical epics, “Noah” and “Exodus: Gods and Kings,” gives the appearance that Hollywood has found new respect for the Bible... Read more »

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50 things you might not know about the 'Lord of the Rings,' 'Hobbit' films

Audiences around the world are joining Peter Jackson on a last journey to Middle Earth with the release of the third and final "Hobbit" film, "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies," on... Read more »

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Country singer Craig Wayne Boyd crowned 'The Voice' champion

Craig Wayne Boyd, the country rocker from Blake Shelton's team, was named the winner of "The Voice" Tuesday. Boyd is the third country singer to win the NBC sing-off. Read more »

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The D'oh of Homer: Professors employ TV's Simpsons

Bart and Lisa Simpson have been in elementary school for 25 years. But that hasn't stopped them from showing up on college campuses. Read more »

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NYC premiere of Rogen film 'The Interview' canceled as threats fly

The blow that the hacking attack has dealt Sony is spreading beyond the entertainment corporation itself to theater chains and movie goers alike. And the financial toll is adding up too. Read more »

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Sweet 'Night at the Museum' bids farewell to Robin Williams

ed: There are at least two acutely sad moments involving Robin Williams' Teddy Roosevelt in the latest "Night at the Museum." The movie, subtitled "Secret of the Tomb," is imbued with the... Read more »

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Sony hackers reference 9/11 in new threats against movie theaters

Hackers calling themselves Guardians of Peace made ominous threats Tuesday against movie theaters showing Sony Pictures' film "The Interview" that referenced the terrorist attacks of September 11,... Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Conan O'Brien takes you out in new primetime TBS special

A new prime-time special on TBS takes Conan O'Brien out of the studio, into wacky and at times uncomfortable situations — and that's just how he likes it. Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Robin Williams tops 2014 list of Google searches

Robin Williams' suicide seared into the world's collective mindset more than anything else this year, based on what people were searching for on Google. Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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The 10 fastest-rising search requests on Google

has released its annual list of the year's fastest-rising search requests. Although Google's list usually comes last each year among other search engines and sites, its rankings typically provide... Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Green Day, Reed, Starr into rock hall

The punk trio Green Day, poet of the New York underground Lou Reed and "Lean on Me" singer Bill Withers will lead a new class of inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year. Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Stiff upper lip: 007 carries on after script leak

Filming is underway on James Bond thriller "SPECTRE," despite the leak of a draft script in a huge hack of material from Sony Pictures. Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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David Letterman pulls curtain on holiday tradition

With the curtain soon to fall on David Letterman's late-night television career, the end comes Friday for an odd and emotional holiday tradition that involves comic Jay Thomas, the Lone Ranger, a... Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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