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Horror movie great Wes Craven dies

Horror movie great Wes Craven dies

Prolific horror filmmaker Wes Craven, who directed the slasher classic "A Nightmare on Elm Street," has died, his family said in a statement. He was 76.

Where glamour meets gossip

Where glamour meets gossip

I'm a sucker for documentaries about old-time Hollywood, and one of the places where all the glamour and gossip intersected is the costume department.

Should have gone to rehab

Should have gone to rehab

If there is one memory of Amy that burns brightest, it is of the late jazz-soul-pop star as a teen.

Williams' children taking wife to court

Williams' children taking wife to court

A financial dispute between the widow and the children of Oscar winner Robin Williams, who committed suicide last year, has heated up ahead of a deadline for the two sides to resolve their differences, according to court papers.

Straight Outta Compton has scorching debut

Straight Outta Compton has scorching debut

"Straight Outta Compton" may take place more than two decades ago, but its themes of racial tension, poverty, and police brutality still speak to moviegoers living in a post-Ferguson world.

NZ band to be on Disney movie soundtrack

A New Zealand Pacific band has been chosen to lend their voices to Disney's next big movie - Moana.

NZ film awards canned for year

NZ film awards canned for year

A lack of nominees has seen this year's local movie awards postponed until next year.

'Trainwreck' anything but

Trainwreck (Rialto and Readings) is the sort of movie that gets people speculating about the decline of Western civilisation.

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