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SAN FRANCISCO - Attorneys for Robin Williams' wife and children are headed to court in their battle over the late comedian's estate. The lawyers are scheduled to appear before a San Francisco probate judge Monday to argue over who should get clothes and other personal items the actor kept at one of his Northern California homes.   Read More...
 
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Business was brisk at the weekend box-office, where the DreamWorks animated alien adventure "Home" beat out the Will Ferrell-Kevin Hart comedy "Get Hard" with a resounding debut of $54 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. While the two films had been expected to vie for the top spot at North American theaters, "Home" came in well above expectations.   Read More...
 
The Second World War is a fading image. The battles, the privations, the politics - all just vague memories that even people of a certain age recall only as stories from their parents or grandparents   Read More...
 
If someone told Naomi Watts to lighten up, she apparently said OK. But she did it on her own terms.   Read More...
 
Fashion at the two-day Beyond Wonderland music festival predictably featured a lot of entertaining outfits.   Read More...
 
Sean Penn's "The Gunman" was no match for the rebel kids of "Insurgent."   Read More...
 
Court records show the wife of Los Angeles Philharmonic conductor Gustavo Dudamel has filed for divorce.   Read More...
 
Celebrate Joan Crawford's birthday and more special movie events in the Los Angeles area   Read More...
 
Hailed as "Music's First Vine Star" by Billboard, and one of Time Magazine's most influential teens of 2014, 16-year old singer-songwriter Shawn Mendes makes his Greek Theatre, LA debut on August 16.   Read More...
 
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On the surface, "Insurgent," with its dystopian setting and teenage heroine, might just seem like another by-the-numbers young adult tale. Look a little closer and it's clear that this second installment isn't merely capitalizing on a popular genre, but, with its half dozen female leads actually represents a subtle subversion ...   Read More...
 
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While Christopher Plummer is famously no great fan of his role in "The Sound of Music," he's thrilled to participate in the film's 50th anniversary celebration this month, which includes a special honor for the 85-year-old Oscar winner: Adding his hand and footprints to the cement collection at Hollywood's Chinese Theatre.   Read More...
 
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The hills are alive with the sound of a big, lucrative anniversary. The 1965 Oscar-winning film adaptation of the Rodgers & Hammerstein musical "The Sound of Music" is celebrating its 50th birthday this year and its star Julie Andrews can't quite believe it. "This is a lovely moment to mark. I've been saying all along it's like a very bad joke because surely it was only 30 years ago - not 50" ...   Read More...
 
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By the end of the week, Kyle Chandler should be lighting up a lot of television screens again. Known from his role as the tough but fair Coach Eric Taylor on the long-running Texas high-school football drama "Friday Night Lights," the actor is returning to television in "Bloodline" starting March 20 when Netflix begins streaming all 13 episodes of the mystery.   Read More...
 
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The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will phase out the show's iconic elephants from its performances by 2018, telling The Associated Press exclusively that growing public concern about how the animals are treated led to the decision.   Read More...
 
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PHOTOS: Vince Vaughn adds prints at the TCL Chinese Theatre   Read More...
 
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The Edwardian Ball was an epic and elegant yet seductively dark affair that enchants all of the senses   Read More...
 
Photos: Revolutions 2 Exhibit at Forest Lawn Museum   Read More...
 
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"Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)," my favorite movie of 2014, is the front-runner to win Best Picture at the 87th Annual Academy Awards. My top film hasn't won that Oscar since "Unforgiven" 22 years ago.   Read More...
 
Kelly Carlin remembers being in the driveway of her Pacific Palisades home with her dad one evening in 1972. Across the street, a neighbor was hosting a cocktail party when George Carlin says loud enough for everyone to hear, "Hey, Kell, look at all the (expletive) over there!"   Read More...
 
Photos from the Budweiser Made in America Music Festival at Grand Park in Los Angeles both days   Read More...
 
 

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