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Billy Bob Thornton to Star in FX’s ‘Fargo’

Oscar-nominee Billy Bob Thornton has signed on to star in FX’s limited series “Fargo,” John Landgraf, CEO of FX Networks, announced Friday. “Fargo” is a 10-episode TV adaptation inspired by the Coen Brothers’ 1996 feature film, which earned seven Oscar nominations, and Joel and Ethan Coen are on board as executive producers along with Warren […]

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Opening: ‘Burlesque,’ ‘Faster,’ Tangled,’ ‘Love & Other Drugs’

Opening nationwide today is a quartet of films offering a little something for everybody. We’ve got Christina Aguilera’s film debut ‘Burlesque,’ Dwayne Johnson’s action flick ‘Faster,’ Disney’s lovely Rapunzel tale ‘Tangled’ and Jake Gyllenhaal and Anne Hathaway starring in ‘Love and Other Drugs.’ [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Burlesque/155606/1607672354/-Burlesque-%3A-Trailer-2/embed 580 476] Burlesque Buy tickets at Fandango! Christina Aguilera makes […]

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‘True Blood’ Recap: Russell’s Bloody News

Last night’s episode of ‘True Blood‘ had it all: references to classic movies, surprise endings, thoughtful critiques of the U.S. political system, and more bare breasts than a whole evening of Cinemax thrillers. Eric the Viking The V Squad is waiting for Eric when he arrives at Fangtasia, led by Nan Flanagan (Jessica Tuck). They […]

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New on DVD: Adventureland, Sunshine Cleaning

A handful of interesting new movies are now out on DVD, including Kristen Stewart and Jesse Eisenberg starring in the coming-of-age-at-a-theme-park dramedy Adventureland, as well as Amy Adams and Emily Blunt in their hit Sundance crime-scene tidying tale Sunshine Cleaning. Take a closer look at them here, as well as the other offerings like Fighting, […]

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Billy Bob Thornton Explains His Outburst To Jimmy Kimmel

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/E%21-News-Daily/89366/1100121001/Billy-Bob-Explains-His-Behavior/embed 420 355] Billy Bob Thornton says he understands the fallout after his odd antics on the Canadian radio show, where he became enraged when the host mentioned the fact that he was an actor. it all has to do with the fact that all bloggers and all journalists who reported on his lunacy […]

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Today Billy Bob Thornton Is A Musician

[iframe http://www.youtube.com/v/IJWS6qyy7bw&hl=en&fs=1&color1=0x3a3a3a&color2=0x999999&hd=1 480 295] Billy Bob Thornton does not want to be called an “Oscar-winning actor” – he’s a musician. It was Canada’s CBC radio’s Jian Ghomeshi who felt the brunt of that new title change as Thornton and his band, The Boxmasters, went on Ghomeshi’s show, Studio Q, to promote their new album. Wow, […]

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