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Jerry Seinfeld digs into 45 years of his jokes for new book

Nov. 27, 2020 11:43 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Forget the high-performance sports cars, the luxury Rolls-Royces and all those other classic automobiles in which Jerry Seinfeld ushers his fellow comics to the diner on television’s “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee." The most valuable things Seinfeld owns are the...

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A new doc peeks inside the USPS’s Operation Santa program

Nov. 27, 2020 7:53 AM EST

Filmmaker Dana Nachman wanted to make a documentary about the United States Postal Service’s Operation Santa program for years, but it never seemed like the right time. Then in 2018 she got up some courage and decided to cold email the USPS press office. They responded immediately and agreed to give her...

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Review: Melissa McCarthy in 'Superintelligence'

Nov. 25, 2020 5:20 PM EST

It's a demonstrably difficult task to find a comic screen partner worthy of standing opposite Melissa McCarthy, so you have to appreciate “Superintelligence" for throwing in the towel. In it, McCarthy plays Carol Peters, a former Yahoo executive who's chosen, purely for her extreme averageness, by a newly...

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Review: 'Ma Rainey' is Boseman's final, perhaps finest gift

Nov. 25, 2020 2:06 PM EST

Chadwick Boseman surges onto the screen as fast-talking trumpeter Levee in “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” like a man on an electrified tightrope -- balancing precariously between hope and cynicism, humor and sadness, joy and pain, and love and hate. Unlike with some of Boseman’s other...

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The pandemic is changing Hollywood, maybe forever

Nov. 25, 2020 1:16 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — “No New ‘Movies’ Till Influenza Ends” blared a New York Times headline on Oct. 10, 1918, while the deadly second wave of the Spanish Flu was unfolding. A century later, during another pandemic, movies — quotes no longer necessary — are again facing...

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Review: A breezy, lighthearted rom-com in ‘Happiest Season’

Nov. 24, 2020 5:54 PM EST

Who we are with our parents and who we are in a romantic relationship can seem like different people. For Harper (Mackenzie Davis), a newspaper reporter living a nice adult life in Pittsburgh with her art student girlfriend Abby (Kristen Stewart), the gap is more dramatic than most: She has yet to come out to her...

FILE - The Weeknd performs on day three at Lollapalooza in Chicago on Aug 4, 2018. The Weeknd, who was nominated for eight American Music Awards, was completely shut out of the Grammys, earning zero nominations despite having a No. 1 album. (Photo by Rob Grabowski/Invision/AP, File)

12 Grammy facts: BTS and Dr. Luke in, The Weeknd out

Nov. 24, 2020 5:14 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Twelve things worth noting about Tuesday's nominations for the 2021 Grammy Awards, from snubbed singers to posthumous nominees to famous folks competing for awards. ___ SNUBBED SINGERS The Weeknd sings about being a “star boy" but the Grammys' response to his latest album? Bye boy....

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John Boyega isn't going to 'take the money and shush'

Nov. 24, 2020 2:43 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — John Boyega is only 28, but being a professional actor of 10 years and a veteran of three “Star Wars” films has given him insight into what it’s like for a young performer breaking into Hollywood. "I always tell young actors who are getting into it, they’ve got...

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Review: A maximalist family romp in ‘The Croods: A New Age”

Nov. 24, 2020 1:44 PM EST

Remember “The Croods”? It’s understandable if the answer is a “sure, kinda?” The 2013 animated film about a cave family in a fictional prehistoric era featuring the voices of Nicolas Cage, Emma Stone, Ryan Reynolds and Cloris Leachman was pretty enjoyable, made a decent amount...

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Nov. 24, 2020 11:48 AM EST

Apple TV app - Movies US charts: 1. The New Mutants 2. Unhinged 3. Iron Mask 4. My Cousin Vinny 5. A Rainy Day in New York 6. The Nest 7. The Personal History of David Copperfield 8. Mortal 9. Elf (2003) 10. Mulan (2020) Apple TV app - Movies US charts - Independent: 1. A Rainy Day in New York 2. The...