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‘21 Jump Street’ - It’s laughter all the way (IANS Movie Review)


April 21st, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "21 Jump Street"; Cast: Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum, Ice Cube; Director: Phil Lord and Chris Miller; Rating: ***1/2Filmmaking is a complex art where the same elements can mix up ... Read more...

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Pattinson good kisser, says Christina


February 17th, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 17 (IANS) Christina Ricci says she enjoyed filming romantic scenes with Robert Pattinson in "Bel Ami" because of their shared sense of humour."Everyone keeps asking me how it ... Read more...

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Gay actor wants to make partner his husband


January 19th, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 19 (IANS) Actor Neil Patrick Harris detests it when people refer to David Burtka as his gay partner. He feels "husband" would be a more appropriate word, ... Read more...

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‘30 Minutes Or Less’ - Good, but could have been better


October 9th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "30 Minutes Or Less": Cast: Jesse Eisenberg, Danny McBride, Aziz Ansari, Nick Swardson, Dilshad Vadsaria: Director: Ruben Fleischer: Rating: **1/2Mixed genre films seem to be the flavour of ... Read more...

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How to make your way to a woman’s heart and bed - make her laugh!


February 14th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 14 (ANI): Having trouble impressing your hot date this Valentine's Day? Try telling them a joke or two - scientists have suggested that a good sense of humour really is ... Read more...

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Matt LeBlanc Plays Himself In “Episodes”


January 10th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Matt LeBlanc, who has always been popularly known as Joey, in "Friends", will make his comeback in yet another comedy series, "Episode", that was premiered on ... Read more...

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Ryan Reynolds named ‘Sexiest Man Alive’


November 18th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 18 (ANI): Ryan Reynolds has been named Sexiest Man Alive by People magazine.The actor was typically self-deprecating of the accolade, saying it would allow his family tease him for ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga goes gaga at MTV awards show


September 13th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 13 (DPA) It was Lady Gaga's night at the MTV Video Music Awards Sunday where the provocative singer nabbed six prizes, including the coveted Video of the Year ... Read more...

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Aniston’s ‘retard’ remark draws ire


August 21st, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) Hollywood star Jennifer Aniston jokingly called herself a "retard" on a TV show, drawing the ire of a group for the disabled. The former "Friends" star used the ... Read more...

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Jennifer Aniston praises ‘unpretentious’ Gerard Butler


February 10th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, February 10 (ANI): Jennifer Aniston was full of praises while talking about The Bounty Hunter co-star Gerard Butler and described him as "the most unpretentious guy".The former Mrs. Brad Pitt ... Read more...

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Gurkha rights campaigner Lumley is The Times’s Briton of the Year


December 28th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 28 (ANI): After campaigning successfully on behalf of Gurkhas seeking residency and other rights in Britain, actress Joanna Lumley is The Times's Briton of the Year.By sheer dint of ... Read more...

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Is Posh turning a cheerleader?


August 29th, 2009 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 29 (ANI): It seems Victoria Beckham is turning a cheerleader, for she was recently spotted shopping in Los Angeles for a cheerleader outfit, complete with pompoms.Apparently, the former Spice ... Read more...

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BBC sacked Carol Thatcher to get even with `Mom” Thatcher


February 5th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.5 (ANI): Carol Thatcher, the journalist daughter of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, was fired from the BBCs flagship The One Show because the corporation has a vendetta against ... Read more...

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Carol Thatcher banned from BBC’’s The One Show for ”golliwog” comment


February 4th, 2009 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.4 (ANI): British journalist and daughter of former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, Carol Thatcher, has been banned from BBC''s The One Show after referring to a tennis player as a ... Read more...

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Self-deprecating humour best for seducing women!


July 28th, 2008 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
London, July 28 (ANI): When it comes to seducing a woman, nothing, as it turns out, works better than a man with a self-deprecating sense of humour.Whats more is that this ... Read more...

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New Zealand’s Flight of the Conchords flying high


May 8th, 2008 - 11:40 am ICT by admin
By David Barber Wellington, May 8 (DPA) New Zealand is mainly known around the world for butter and cheese, lamb and kiwi fruit and for being the country that produced Edmund Hillary, the ... Read more...

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Mr Everest praises Edmund Hillary for being everyman hero


January 14th, 2008 - 5:41 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 14(ANI): Peter Athans, the only non-sherpa to pioneer Mount Everest believes that Sir Edmund Hillary has set an example for the world.Athans who made it to the Everests summit in ... Read more...

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