Steve Jobs is finally coming to the big screen after Open Road Films set an August 16 nationwide release date for its film “Jobs.”
Ashton Kutcher will play the Apple co-founder in the new flick co-starring Matthew Modine, Dermot Mulroney and Josh Gad.
“Jobs” was originally scheduled to come out on April 19 around the anniversary of Apple’s founding.
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Jay Baruchel plays a version of himself in "This is the End," a new comedy in which he survives the apocalypse alongside heightened versions of Seth Rogen, James Franco, Jonah Hill, Danny McBride and Craig Robinson.
It's a feature length adaptation of "Jay and Seth vs. the Apocalypse," a short Baruchel made with his longtime friend Rogen, that's co-written and co-directed... » more
Director Zack Snyder proves his mettle with “Steel”
Zack Snyder’s past movies are known for their extensive use of slow motion and close-ups and exquisite incorporation of CGI settings.
But, when it came to rebooting Superman in “Man of Steel,” Snyder, 47, throws out all of his usual directing quirks in favor of long, normal-speed shots on location.
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Reasons to Be Happy 3 stars
In Neil LaBute’s intriguing new play, “Reasons to Be Happy,” which serves as a sequel to his acclaimed earlier drama “Reasons to Be Pretty,” a male protagonist is faced with choosing between his demanding ex-girlfriend (who suddenly desires him again) and his very caring current girlfriend.
As he weighs desire with a conflicting sense of duty, he is asked,... » more
Amanda Bynes isn’t crazy or a drug addict, she’s just hip-hop, according to a New York record label.
Chinga Chang Records has officially offered the former Nickelodeon star a record deal to release her first rap album.
"She's phenomenal and that's the crazy thing about this," Daniel Herman, CEO of Chinga Chang Records, told The Huffington Post. "This is the perfect home.... » more
Madonna really knows how to make an entrance.
The Material Mom made a surprise appearance at Stella McCartney's resort collection presentation on Monday night, dressed appropriately for the rainy weather in a black trench coat, jeans and black boots.
Upon Madge's arrival at the Jefferson Market Garden in the West Village -- tents kept guests dry at the outdoor spot -- "Stella and Madonna... » more
This Is the End 2.5 stars Directed by Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen Starring Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel, James Franco, Jonah Hill, Danny McBride, Craig Robinson Rated R
Actors are by nature a self-serious lot, so on one level you have to admire “This Is the End,” in which Seth Rogen and other famous people take a collective ax to their on-screen personas.
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Cher will appear on the season finale of the singing competition series "The Voice" on June 18, making her first live TV performance in more than 10 years, NBC said on Monday.
The singer and actress, who has won an Oscar as well as Grammy and Emmy awards, will perform "Woman's World," a new single from her album of the same name which is to be released in September, her... » more
Mary-Kate Olsen and older beau Olivier Sarkozy brought their romance uptown on Monday night.
The pair hit up Marcus Samuelsson's Harlem hot spot Red Rooster for dinner, and were "kissing, drinking red wine and generally this-close" during their hour-and-a-half-long meal, an eyewitness told us.
Between courses, Olsen, 26, and Sarkozy, 44, took smoke breaks outside, dished the spy.
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Living in the city, we become accustomed to certain things: expensive drinks, traffic gridlock, sweltering summers and subway performers.
So it’s not often when something catches us off guard, but that’s just what happened when a woman upstaged a band of pole-dancing subway performers in a crowded car earlier this month – and she posted the video on YouTube for all to see.
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