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LOS ANGELES (AP) — "The Fast and the Furious" is speeding back into theaters this summer in celebration of the 15th anniversary of the film that launched the improbable $3.9 billion franchise. Tickets are now on sale for the nationwide June 22 re-release, Universal Pictures said...
NEW YORK (AP) — The producer of an HBO series is among two men arrested in connection with the 2015 death of a New York dermatologist who died of cocaine and alcohol intoxication. The Drug Enforcement Administration says Marc Henry Johnson and James Holder were arrested...
A 39-year-old man currently imprisoned in Colorado for unlawfully transporting a gun claims he is Prince's son. Carlin Q. Williams is seeking DNA testing to confirm whether he's the pop superstar's child. If they are a match, Williams would be the sole heir to the singer's...
LONDON (AP) — A set of the first four editions of William Shakespeare's plays — dubbed the "Holy Grail of publishing" by Christie's auction house — sold Wednesday for almost 2.5 million pounds ($3.68 million). The London sale included a previously unrecorded copy of the First...
NEW YORK (AP) — When you see the Broadway smash "Hamilton" — if you're lucky enough to see it, that is — you should know that something important quietly happens at intermission. The walls get bigger: Stagehands add 8 feet to the brick walls at the back of the stage. It's a...
NEW YORK (AP) — "The Americans" will conclude its series run on FX with two more seasons, the network announced Wednesday. A 13-episode fifth season will air in 2017, followed by a 10-episode sixth and final season in 2018, FX said. "The Americans" is a period drama about the...
NEW YORK (AP) — "Godfather" obsessives can look forward to a new publication this fall: A 700-page "Notebook" featuring Francis Ford Coppola's original annotations of the Mario Puzo best-seller. Regan Arts announced this week that "The Godfather Notebook" will come out in...
Americans are worried about a lot of things: jobs, health care, climate change, terrorism, too many guns, not enough guns. But hey, at least we haven't been invaded by North Korea. If that scenario has been weighing on you, though, you might find some solace in "Homefront: The...
NEW YORK (AP) — Will history repeat itself with the remake of "Roots" ? The original miniseries, based on Alex Haley's best-seller, became a national phenomenon in 1977 as it told the multigenerational saga of his forebears, beginning with Kunta Kinte, a West African teen...