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'Safe House,' 'The Vow' beat out new 'Ghost Rider'

February 20, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

In this film image released by Columbia Pictures, a scene is shown from “Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance,” in theaters Friday, Feb. 17, 2012. (AP Photo/Columbis Pictures-Sony) LOS ANGELES (AP) — The President’s Day weekend box office was too close to call as the action tale “Safe House” and the love story “The...

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PBS trivia graphic feeds 'Downton Abbey' addiction

February 20, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

In this image released by PBS, Maggie Smith as the Dowager Countess, left, and Hugh Boneville as Lord Grantham are shown in a scene from the second season on “Downton Abbey,” a drama about life in an English country estate. The PBS drama’s...

Bobby Brown briefly appears at Houston funeral

February 19, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

Singer Bobby Brown, left, stands outside the New Hope Baptist Church during funeral services for singer Whitney Houston in Newark, N.J., Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012. (AP Photo/Mel Evans) NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Whitney Houston’s ex-husband, Bobby Brown...

Italy's 'Caesar Must Die' wins Berlin film fest

February 19, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

Paolo, right, and Vittorio, left, Taviani pose after receiving the Golden Bear for their film ‘Cesar Must Die’ during the Awarding Ceremony at the 62 edition of International Film Festival Berlinale in Berlin Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012. (AP...

Digital film switch daunts historic movie houses

February 19, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

In this Jan. 19, 2012 photo, Arnie Herdendorf, the projectionist at the Palace Theatre in Lockport, N.Y., peeks out of the projection booth. With the movie industry’s rapid switch to digital technology, Herdendorf worries how long his job will be...

That's a wrap: US hails China agreement on movies

February 19, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping and Vice President Joe Biden take questions from students at the International Studies Learning Center in South Gate, Calif. , Friday, Feb. 17, 2012. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes) WASHINGTON (AP) — Cheering as loudly as any...

Actress Judi Dench says she's battling blindness

February 19, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

FILE – A Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012 photo from files showing British actress, Judi Dench, arriving for ‘The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’ world premiere at a central London venue. Actress Judi Dench says she’s battling to save her sight. The...

Nick Cannon departs NYC radio show

February 18, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

FILE – In a Sunday, June 26, 2011 file photo, Nick Cannon arrives at the BET Awards, in Los Angeles. Cannon said in a statement on the 92.3 NOW website that Friday, Feb. 17, 2012 was his last day hosting his New York City radio show, called...

Spike Lee wears Lin's high school jersey at game

February 18, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

New York Knicks head coach Mike D’Antoni talks to Jeremy Lin (17) during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the New Orleans Hornets, Friday, Feb. 17, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) NEW YORK (AP) — One fan at Madison...

"Degrassi" actor Neil Hope died 5 years ago

February 18, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

In this undated image released by Epitome Pictures Inc., actor Neil Hope is shown. Hope, who starred as Derek “Wheels” Wheeler on the popular 1980s TV series “Degrassi Junior High” and had little contact with relatives and friends in...