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LOS ANGELES | Kendrick Lamar, Cooper and Lady Gaga earn Golden Globe nods

LOS ANGELES  — The Golden Globe nominations recognized Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper’s talents as actors, but Thursday’s announcement also came with a nod for their soulful duet “Shallow” from “A Star is Born.” They join an impressive roster of music stars who earned Globe nominations Thursday, including Kendrick Lamar, SZA, Dolly Parton, Annie Lennox … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Kendrick Lamar, Cooper and Lady Gaga earn Golden Globe nods

CMA Awards kick off with tribute to Borderline bar victims

The 2018 Country Music Association Awards kicked off with a tribute to the 12 people who were killed at a Southern California country music bar last week. Garth Brooks opened the show, telling the audience that Wednesday’s event would be “dedicated to the 12 individuals who we lost far too soon just a week ago … Continue reading CMA Awards kick off with tribute to Borderline bar victims

NEW YORK | Box office top 20: ‘Venom,’ ‘A Star Is Born’

NEW YORK— Sony Pictures‘ “Spider-Man” spinoff “Venom” and Bradley Cooper’s acclaimed remake “A Star Is Born” fueled the best-ever October weekend at North American theaters. Both films debuted above expectations. “Venom,” starring Tom Hardy as the comic-book antihero, opened with $80.3 million, according to final studio figures Monday. Sony’s opening effort to create a larger … Continue reading NEW YORK | Box office top 20: ‘Venom,’ ‘A Star Is Born’

NEW YORK | ‘Venom’ sets October record with $80M; ‘Star Is Born’ soars

NEW YORK— The Sony comic-book movie “Venom” has shrugged off bad reviews to shatter the October box-office record with an $80 million debut, while Bradley Cooper’s “A Star Is Born” soared to $42.6 million. According to estimates Sunday, the two very different films fueled an unusually robust October weekend at the North American box office. … Continue reading NEW YORK | ‘Venom’ sets October record with $80M; ‘Star Is Born’ soars

TORONTO | ‘A Star Is Born’ mania sweeps over Toronto Film Festival

TORONTO — The response to Bradley Cooper’s romantic saga “A Star Is Born” has been intense. Critics have boasted of crying uncontrollably. Fans outside theaters have swooned for its star, Lady Gaga. Words like “glorious,” ”rapturous” and, of course, “gaga” are running rampant. Since making landfall at the Toronto International Film Festival, “A Star Is … Continue reading TORONTO | ‘A Star Is Born’ mania sweeps over Toronto Film Festival

LOS ANGELES | Streisand gives early nod of approval to Lady Gaga’s ‘Star’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Barbra Streisand is giving an early thumbs-up to the remake of “A Star Is Born” with Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper. Streisand says that what she’s seen of the new film appearing in theaters this fall is “very good.” Streisand and Kris Kristofferson topped the 1976 version of the romantic drama … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Streisand gives early nod of approval to Lady Gaga’s ‘Star’

Tribeca to hold ‘Schindler’s List,’ ‘Scarface’ reunions

NEW YORK /March 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The 25th anniversary of Steven Spielberg‘s “Schindler’s List” and the 35th anniversary of Brian De Palma’s “Scarface” will be celebrated with reunion screenings at the Tribeca Film Festival. The New York festival announced Monday that Spielberg will join Liam Neeson, Ben Kingsley and Embeth Davidtz for a post-screening … Continue reading Tribeca to hold ‘Schindler’s List,’ ‘Scarface’ reunions