New On DVD This Week: Californication, Cars 2, Like Water for Elephants

Californication The provocative and popular series about the lustful misadventures of writer Hank Moody continues with the release of ‘Californication‘ Season 4 on DVD. David Duchovny electrifies in his portrayal of a talented writer whose salacious behavior cause his life to spin hilariously out of control. After just being hauled off to jail for assaulting […]

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‘Cheers’ Star Helps At Ohio Treasurer Swearing-In

COLUMBUS, Ohio – An actor from the TV sitcom ‘Cheers’ has helped swear in Ohio’s new treasurer. John Ratzenberger served as master of ceremonies when Josh Mandel (man-DEHL’) took his oath of office Monday. Ratzenberger played Cliff the mailman on the 1980s and early ’90s NBC series and is the voice of the piggy bank […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: The ‘Wild’ Rumpus Starts

Spike Jonze’s film adaptation of Maurice Sendak’s classic children’s book Where The Wild Things Are scored the top spot at the box office this weekend, while Gerard Butler’s violent attack on the system Law Abiding Citizen came in second, and the low-budget horror phenomenon Paranormal Activity continues its rise up the list. Couples Retreat, last […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: Couples Don’t Retreat

Vince Vaughn’s ensemble romantic comedy of foibles Couples Retreat made a tropical splash at the box office this weekend, raking in $35 million, while the buzzing low-budget scarefest Paranormal Activity has started to climb the charts up to number five. 1. Couples Retreat – $35.3m 2. Zombieland – $15m 3. Cloudy with a Chance of […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: “Zombieland” Zooms

Woody Harrelson kicking undead ass is what drew the most crowds at the multiplexes this weekend, while Ricky Gervais’ controversial comedy came in fourth place. Sadly, Drew Barrymore’s directorial debut Whip It floundered despite Ellen Page and hot roller-derby action. 1. Zombieland – $25m 2. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs – $16.7m 3. Toy […]

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Opening: Zombieland, Whip It, Invention of Lying

Opening in theaters nationwide this weekend are a trio of fun movies, although they find their funsies in very different ways. There’s Ellen Page finding her calling in life as a badass roller derby girl in Drew Barrymore’s Whip It, there’s Ricky Gervais working his comedy magic in The Invention of Lying, and of course […]

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