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‘Great Britain’ taps phone-hacking laughs, but not for all

LONDON (Reuters) – Foreign visitors to London’s West End may benefit from a little background reading if they have tickets for “Great Britain”. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Glass’s operatic ‘The Trial’ brings Kafka up to date

LONDON (Reuters) – American minimalist composer Philip Glass’s new opera “The Trial”, based on the Franz Kafka novel, begins with a waltz that is really the start of a “dance of death” for the main character, Josef K. Reuters: Entertainment … Continue reading

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Meghan Trainor’s ‘All about that Bass’ keeps top spot in UK chart

LONDON (Reuters) – American singer Meghan Trainor held onto the top spot in the British singles chart for a second week on Sunday with her upbeat pop track “All about that Bass”, the Official Charts Company said. Reuters: Entertainment News

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‘Gone Girl’ remains atop U.S. and Canada box office chart

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Ben Affleck’s movie thriller “Gone Girl” dominated U.S. and Canadian movie charts for a second consecutive weekend, collecting $ 26.8 million in ticket sales to beat challenges from four new films that fought for moviegoer … Continue reading

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How the Man Booker short-list contenders shape up

LONDON (Reuters) – The winner of the 2014 Man Booker Prize, considered one of the world’s most prestigious literary awards, will be announced on Tuesday in London. Here are capsule reviews by Reuters correspondents of the six short-listed contenders. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Britain’s Queen Elizabeth makes actress Angelina Jolie a Dame

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Queen Elizabeth made actress Angelina Jolie an honorary Dame at a private ceremony at Buckingham Palace on Friday in recognition of her campaigning to end sexual violence in war zones and for services to UK foreign … Continue reading

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Actress Amanda Bynes placed in psychiatric care: family lawyer

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Troubled former teen star Amanda Bynes has been placed in involuntary psychiatric care, her family’s attorney said on Friday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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NY businessman gets 34-month prison term for ‘Rebecca’ Broadway scam

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A former New York businessman was sentenced to nearly three years in prison Friday after admitting to defrauding the producers of Broadway production “Rebecca – The Musical” through an elaborate scheme involving nonexistent foreign investors. Reuters: … Continue reading

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ head to Disney XD TV in animated show

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The misfit “Guardians of the Galaxy” super heroes are headed to television in a new animated series, Walt Disney Co’s children’s TV network said on Friday, after they saved the universe from destruction in the summer’s … Continue reading

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Edward Snowden and girlfriend reunited in Moscow, new documentary shows

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor who blew the whistle on the U.S. government’s mass surveillance programs, has been reunited in Russia with his long-time girlfriend, a new documentary shown on Friday revealed. … Continue reading

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