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'Compton' tops box office for 3rd week; 'War Room' surprises

08/30/2015 03:33 PM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — The Christian drama "War Room" made a surprise bid for the box-office lead, Zac Efron's music drama "We Are Your Friends" fell completely flat and the N. 
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Hikers behaving badly: Appalachian Trail partying raises ire
08/30/2015 09:48 AM EDT - BAXTER STATE PARK, Maine (AP) — When Jackson Spencer set out to tackle the Appalachian Trail, he anticipated the solitude that only wilderness can bring — not a rolling, monthslong frat party. Full Story

Attorney: Robin Williams' bikes are an issue in estate fight
08/28/2015 03:18 PM EDT - SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A legal fight over late actor Robin Williams' possessions includes his large bicycle collection, artwork, books and other items worth millions of dollars, an attorney for his widow said Friday. Full Story

'We Are Your Friends' director schooled by MTV's 'Catfish'
08/27/2015 01:58 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — Fans of MTV's "Catfish: The TV Show" may notice something familiar in the new film "We Are Your Friends. Full Story

Student Academy Award winners to spend a week in Hollywood
08/27/2015 01:13 PM EDT - BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Fifteen aspiring filmmakers have already caught the attention of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Full Story

Lee, Rowlands, Reynolds to receive honorary Academy Awards
08/27/2015 03:53 PM EDT - BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds are the season's first Oscar winners. Full Story

Cate Blanchett to be honored at London Film Festival
08/27/2015 12:08 PM EDT - LONDON (AP) — Academy Award winner Cate Blanchett will receive a major career honor at this year's London Film festival, where two of her latest films are screening. Full Story

New pals Lawrence and Schumer writing a comedy together
08/26/2015 06:23 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Schumer aren't just riding jet skis together. They're making a movie. Full Story

Robert Redford takes a walk through his classic buddy roles
08/26/2015 01:44 PM EDT - LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Robert Redford first acquired the film rights to Bill Bryson's memoir "A Walk in the Woods," he knew exactly who he wanted to play his Appalachian Trail hiking comrade: Paul Newman. Full Story

Review: 'No Escape' is taut but deeply troubled
08/25/2015 10:23 PM EDT - Not since Saigon in the 1970s has an American operation in Southeast Asia been as ill-conceived as "No Escape," a taut, well-made and entirely dubious thriller. Full Story

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'Compton' tops box office for 3rd week; 'War Room' surprises

NEW YORK (AP) — The Christian drama "War Room" made a surprise bid for the box-office lead, Zac Efron's music drama "We Are Your Friends" fell completely flat and the N. Full Story