Watch: Terrence Howard Slams Downey Jr. for Pushing Him Out of ‘Iron Man’

By Variety Staff “Iron Man” may be one of Hollywood’s biggest superheroes, but for actor Terrence Howard, Robert Downey Jr. is anything but a savior. While appearing on Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live” Thursday night, Howard accused the “Iron Man” star of kicking him out of Marvel’s hit franchise and taking his sequel money along […]

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Pee Wee, Potter, Vader Honored at Scream Awards

By SANDY COHEN UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. — Heroes and villains from the worlds of horror, fantasy and sci-fi shared the stage at Spike TVs annual Scream Awards. More television event than traditional awards ceremony, the Scream Awards were presented in an amphitheater built on the Universal Studios backlot just for the occasion. The Saturday night […]

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Opening Today: ‘Megamind,’ ‘Due Date,’ ‘For Colored Girls’

Finally, it’s Friday, which means maybe we can stop drowning in commercials for Megamind and Due Date, since it feels like we’ve been smothered by them. They’re both being released today, alongside Tyler Perry’s most ambitious project to date, the poetic drama adaptation For Colored Girls, with an all-star cast delving into some deeply disturbing […]

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Garry Shandling Talks ‘Iron Man 2,’ On Demand Now

Comcast On Demand today premieres the big-time blockbuster Marvel superhero flick Iron Man 2, starring Robert Downey Jr. as the titular hero aka Tony Stark, Gwyneth Paltrow as his long-suffering assistant Pepper Potts, Don Cheadle as his best friend and eventual partner James Rhodes, Sam Rockwell and Mickey Rourke as his antagonists, Scarlett Johansson as […]

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