‘Black Swan’ Earns 12 Critics’ Choice Nominations

BY: DAVID GERMAIN LOS ANGELES – Natalie Portman’s ballet drama “Black Swan” led contenders Monday for the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards with a record 12 nominations, among them best picture and actress. Other best-picture nominees were the survival story “127 Hours,” the boxing saga “The Fighter,” the sci-fi smash “Inception,” the British monarchy tale “The […]

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New on DVD and On Demand: Frost/Nixon

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/FrostNixon/140109/930770729/FrostNixon%3A-Clip-3/embed 420 355] . Frost/Nixon Ron Howard’s Best Picture nominee details the battle of wits and wills that occurred in 1977, three years after Richard Milhous Nixon resigned the presidency of the United States, between the disgraced statesman and the fluffy British TV personality David Frost in a series of in-depth interviews. Nixon (Frank […]

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Randy “The Ram” Goes To Wrestlemania

It would seem that either the earlier report that Darren Aronofsky’s The Wrestler angered World Wrestling Entertainment kingpin Vince McMahon was wrong, or maybe he just got over what bugged him enough to try to cash in on the Oscar train. Either way, it looks like water under the bridge, because Mickey Rourke, whose role […]

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