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Tom Cruise's broken ankle puts the brakes on 'Mission: Impossible 6' production (VIDEO)

Production of "Mission Impossible: 6" has been suspended to allow star Tom Cruise to recover from a broken ankle he suffered over the weekend while attempting a rooftop-to-rooftop jump in London.

"Tom Cruise broke his ankle while performing a stunt," Paramount Pictures said Wednesday in a statement. "Production will go on hiatus while Tom makes...Read more

40 years after his death, Elvis Presley is still the King in the YouTube age

Today, Aug. 16, is the 40th anniversary of the death of Elvis Presley, who remains the most awarded artist in pop music history.

According to the Recording Industry Association of America, Presley's recordings have amassed 197 gold, platinum, multi-platinum and diamond certification awards since his arrival on the national scene in 1956.

No ...Read more

Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond

Though still without a title, Bond 25 finally has a star to accompany its U.S. release date on Nov. 8, 2019.

Daniel Craig has ended speculation about his future in the 007 franchise, confirming to Stephen Colbert on Tuesday night that he will be returning to the series for its 25th film.

"I couldn't be happier," Craig said of returning to the ...Read more

Movie review: 'Whose Streets?' filmmakers deliver persuasive portrait of chaos in Ferguson

'Whose Streets?" is not only the name of a documentary about social unrest in Ferguson, Mo., in August 2014, but a question that many people at the time found themselves asking. The fatal police shooting of African-American teen Michael Brown attracted international attention not only because he was unarmed, but because of the police reaction to...Read more

Redbox's Top 10 DVD rentals

The top 10 DVD rentals at Redbox kiosks for the week of Aug. 7:

1. The Fate of the Furious -- Universal

2. Going in Style -- Warner

3. The Boss Baby -- Fox

4. Kong: Skull Island -- Warner

5. The Circle -- Lionsgate

6. Gifted -- Fox

7. The Dinner -- Lionsgate

8. Ghost in the Shell (2017) -- Paramount

9. Unforgettable -- Warner

10. CHIPs...Read more

Movie review: 'Hitman's Bodyguard' misses its mark

If you're feeling nostalgic for a '90s-style buddy action comedy with some early 2000s edge, "The Hitman's Bodyguard" is the film for you. Recycling vintage character types, tropes and even politics, "The Hitman's Bodyguard" already feels like you're half-watching it on TNT on a Saturday afternoon.

Directed by "The Expendables 3" director ...Read more

Movie review: 'Logan Lucky' is a blast

If there is something wrong with "Logan Lucky," I simply can't find it. After a hiatus from moviemaking, Steven Soderbergh is back with a blast of pure escapist cinema.

This terrific caper film, about working-class Joes pulling off a stupendous bank robbery at a NASCAR raceway, is a textbook example of how to create an exciting and entertaining...Read more

Another program change could bring Laura Ingraham to Fox News in prime time

The sexual harassment scandal that has roiled Fox News for nearly a year could lead to another change in its prime-time lineup.

With the future of suspended "Fox News Specialists" host Eric Bolling in doubt, the 21st Century Fox-owned news outlet has entered discussions with conservative commentator Laura Ingraham about hosting her own daily ...Read more

Third woman claims she was sexually assaulted by Roman Polanski when she was a teen

LOS ANGELES -- A woman claimed at a news conference Tuesday that film director Roman Polanski sexually victimized her in 1973, when she was 16.

She is the third woman to come forward with similar allegations about the director of movies such as "Rosemary's Baby" and "Chinatown." The filmmaker has lived as a fugitive in Europe since pleading ...Read more

'Walking Dead' producers sue AMC, saying they weren't paid enough

Four executive producers of the hit cable series "The Walking Dead" are suing AMC, alleging that they were not paid their fair share of the show's profits.

In a complaint filed Monday in Los Angeles County Superior Court, plaintiffs Robert Kirkman, Glen Mazzara, David Alpert, Gale Anne Hurd and their respective companies alleged that AMC ...Read more

'Deadpool 2' stuntwoman Joi 'SJ' Harris was pioneering black motorcycle racer

The woman who died Monday during a motorcycle stunt on the set of "Deadpool 2" was Joi "SJ" Harris, a groundbreaking black road racer who, according to her website, got her Class M license in 2009 and didn't look back.

Race-licensed in May 2013, she said she began competing in 2014 and was the first African American woman to participate in an ...Read more

Pink to receive Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at 2017 MTV Video Music Awards

Pink has been chosen as the recipient of the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards, which will take place Aug. 27 at the Forum in Inglewood.

The pop star joins the ranks pf previous recipients Madonna, Peter Gabriel, Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, Rihanna, Guns N' Roses, Beyonce, the Beastie Boys and Kanye ...Read more

21st Century Fox has paid out $50 million to settle harassment claims against Fox News

Fox News parent 21st Century Fox has paid out $50 million to settle sexual harassment claims made against the network over the past year.

The disclosed amount, revealed Monday in the company's filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, is up from the $45 million that company said in May was incurred over the previous nine months.

The ...Read more

Shonda Rhimes' move to Netflix is a gut punch to ABC

The ABC network three years ago handed its most lucrative night of the week -- Thursday -- to its most prolific producer, Shonda Rhimes. ABC grouped three Rhimes-produced shows together and promoted the bloc as "Thank God It's Thursday."

The network has long thanked its lucky stars for Rhimes, who rose to prominence in 2005 with her breakout ...Read more

Movie review: 'Patti Cake$' is a triumphant tale of finding your voice and being heard

Late in writer-director Geremy Jasper's energetic directorial debut, "Patti Cake$," a wealthy, powerful black male rap mogul, O-Z (Sahr Ngaujah), sizes up the overweight blonde white girl who has just delivered his specialty cocktail along with a copy of her demo and a fervently performed original verse. "You're just a culture vulture," he ...Read more

Movie review: 'Logan Lucky' is an entertaining blue-collar heist movie

The trailer for "Logan Lucky," the new film from Steven Soderbergh, his first after his short-lived retirement, announces that it's from the director of "Ocean's 11, 12, 13," and "Magic Mike." None of his many other films are needed to position "Logan Lucky" for audiences. This is Soderbergh at his most fun, working in slick heist caper mode, ...Read more

New on DVD for Aug. 22: 'Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2,' 'Supergirl,' 'Daredevil'

Films and TV shows based on comic books are among the top DVD offerings being released Aug. 22.

"Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2"; 3 stars: It's rare when a sequel can be better than the original and this isn't one of those rare times. This follow-up includes the same humor, massive special effects and wonderfully quirky cast, but the writing ...Read more

Q&A: Joe Dempsie's Gendry makes a long-awaited return on 'Game of Thrones'

Warning: If you haven't seen Sunday's episode of "Game of Thrones," spoilers ahead.

The last time we saw Joe Dempsie's "Game of Thrones" character, Gendry, he was departing Dragonstone in a rowboat, noting that he could not swim.

Four years later, Sunday night, in the fifth episode of the seventh season, he came back ashore, and things got ...Read more

Movie guide: Capsule listings

Ratings by the Motion Picture Association of America are: (G) for general audiences; (PG) parental guidance urged because of material possibly unsuitable for children; (PG-13) parents are strongly cautioned to give guidance for attendance of children younger than 13; (R) restricted, younger than 17 admitted only with parent or adult guardian; (...Read more

Rhimes has a rich history at ABC: 'Grey's Anatomy' and 'Scandal' were huge hits, but there were misses along the way

It's the television deal that has Hollywood talking.

Since 2005, prolific TV producer Shonda Rhimes has helped broadcast television in its ongoing battle against shifting viewing habits -- fueled by DVR viewing and the convenience of on-demand streaming services -- with a collection of ABC series built on high drama that drive viewers to tune ...Read more

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