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Naga Chaitanya's Yuddham Sharanam Falls Flat Thanks To Its Stale Plot Line Naga Chaitanya's Yuddham Sharanam Falls Flat Thanks To Its Stale Plot Line
- September 09, 2017

Not just David Nathan's plot point is old, but even the narration is quite predictable. The editing is by Kripakaran while the dialogues by Abburi Ravi. This movie was screened in many screens in India and overseas. Yudham Sharanam has received a great talk from the audience. The first half the movie is an amalgamation of both heart warming and thrilling sequences but the second half is more action packed and renders a certain pleasure when Arjun ruins the underworld empire of criminal ... (more...)
Miley Cyrus wants to 'snag' a country singer on The Voice Miley Cyrus wants to 'snag' a country singer on The Voice
- September 09, 2017

Singer-songwriter, Miley Cyrus , gave a much needed lesson on The Ellen Show in a segment called "Mileyennials and Me". Miley has been pretty open about her relationship with Liam since the two got back together past year. One of the questions prompted Miley to compare her sex life to a type of automobile. 'I'm just kidding, you can hear that, I have on a mic'. The singer said Liam was like a jet in the sack! DeGeneres then asked: " Your sex life with your lover can best be ... (more...)
Janet Jackson plans 'something special' for Harvey shelter residents Janet Jackson plans 'something special' for Harvey shelter residents
- September 09, 2017

Then, we hear audio clips of television personalities and protestors explaining the threats of white supremacy, privilege, and inequality. She showed off her slim figure in form-fitting outfits as she danced and sang in performances akin to her past, high-energy displays. (more...)
Big Brother celebrity edition planned for winter Big Brother celebrity edition planned for winter
- September 09, 2017

Celebrity Big Brother will play out similarly to the regular version, with multiple episodes per week, HoHS, PoVs and evictions, plus 24/7 live feeds on CBS All Access . Per Variety , the new show-which will break out of the show's usual summer "Christ, it's so hot I'll watch anything" time slot and into the winter 2017 season-will be centered on America's favorite kind of human zoo exhibit: celebrities. (more...)
Tom Cruise feels Tom Cruise feels "betrayed" by her ex, Katie Holmes
- September 09, 2017

Cruise is "shocked and upset" with Holmes dating someone who he once considered a friend even though he knew about their romance since 2013 - a year after the former couple ended their marriage. The 38-year-old mum-of-one was pictured strolling hand-in-hand on a beach with Oscar victor Foxx, 49, earlier this week. Apparently, they were able to work their meetings that it didn't post a threat to her divorce settlement with Tom Cruise. (more...)
Disney World, Universal Studios, SeaWorld to Close Due to Hurricane Irma Disney World, Universal Studios, SeaWorld to Close Due to Hurricane Irma
- September 09, 2017

The Park is hoping to resume normal operations by Tuesday, September 12, 2017. "We will provide regular updates to our guests on all operational changes", the statement reads. And now, with Hurricane Irma approaching Florida, two kids from Louisville will have to wait even longer for their special trip. Though Irma has been downgraded to a Category 4 hurricane, it's expected to cause major damage across the state. (more...)
Don Williams, Country Hall of Famer, dies at 78 Don Williams, Country Hall of Famer, dies at 78
- September 09, 2017

Earlier this year, current hitmakers like Chris Stapleton, Garth Brooks , and Lady Antebellum covered his classics on Gentle Giants: The Songs of Don Williams . and the Dixie Dancekings" and " Smokey and the Bandit II ". In 1978, Williams was named Male Vocalist of the Year by the Country Music Association. (more...)
Stop playing the woman card: Farah Khan on Kangana Ranaut Stop playing the woman card: Farah Khan on Kangana Ranaut
- September 08, 2017

The popular actress and sister of Karisma Kapoor, in an interview, said that nepotism is overrated and is present in every field. The Kurbaan actress added that film industry is a "ruthless place" and it's that talent that matters. She said, "If there's Ranbir Kapoor , there's also Ranveer Singh who's not from the industry". So honestly, nepotism is overrated. And she's not from the industry. (more...)
Benedict Cumberbatch and Michael Shannon Spar in 'The Current War' Trailer Benedict Cumberbatch and Michael Shannon Spar in 'The Current War' Trailer
- September 08, 2017

Check out The Current War trailer below, and check out the movie when it comes to theaters on November 24! The first trailer for The Weinstein Co.'s drama The Current War debuted online Thursday, and features stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Michael Shannon embroiled in a battle of wits, words and their creations as inventors Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse, respectively. (more...)
New IT Images Featuring Pennywise and the Losers Club New IT Images Featuring Pennywise and the Losers Club
- September 08, 2017

Forbes: This is less an adaptation of the book and more a Cliff Notes version of the TV mini-series. In an interview with Yahoo Movies , director Andy Muschietti revealed that the sequel will explore the cosmic dimension introduced in King's book and take place in 1989. (more...)
Hollywood Authorities Seek Help Identifying 'Bird Poop Bandits' in Pickpocket Case Hollywood Authorities Seek Help Identifying 'Bird Poop Bandits' in Pickpocket Case
- September 08, 2017

The thieves distracted another person during a second theft then took a camera from the victim's backpack. Surveillance images show the man and woman as well as the vehicle they are said to be traveling in. She has black hair, is between 5-foot-3 and 5-foot-5, 130 to 150 pounds, and wore a black, flower-print shirt, black trousers and a black hat. Both suspects are believed to be between 35 and 40 years old. (more...)
Z's Mom Inspired 'Smile' When She Came Out Z's Mom Inspired 'Smile' When She Came Out
- September 08, 2017

He makes the reveal on his touching song " Smile ", and in a recent conversation on the D'USSE Friday podcast, Hov's mother details the moment she explained her sexual orientation. Although Gloria has kept her sexuality a secret for a number of years, she has claimed she has "never" been "ashamed" of opening up about her love life it was just not a topic that was discussed in her family. (more...)
Prince George's School Suffers Major Security Breach Days Before Term Starts Prince George's School Suffers Major Security Breach Days Before Term Starts
- September 08, 2017

Thomas's, which runs a number of schools in London, says on its website: "In each school, we aim to offer the highest academic standards, set within a broad and rich curriculum, which inspires enjoyment, learning and achievement". One resident, doctor Sarah Burnett-Moore, filmed herself entering Thomas's Battersea school unchallenged, after the wrought iron gate and a main entrance door were left open, reports The Daily Telegraph . (more...)
Conor McGregor US$55m gate receipts fall well short of record Conor McGregor US$55m gate receipts fall well short of record
- September 08, 2017

The 26th August bout at the T-Mobile Arena was billed as having the potential to break both the gate and pay-per-view revenue records and in the end sold 13,094 tickets with another 137 complimentary tickets given out for a gate of €46.5m. Mayweather proved to be victorious on the night and won the bout in 10 rounds via technical knockout. Some predictions have suggested the fight could threaten the 4.6 million buys generated by Pacquiao-Mayweather. (more...)
Donald Sutherland to get Honorary Oscar Donald Sutherland to get Honorary Oscar
- September 08, 2017

Vagabond from 1985, 1988's Kung-Fu Master, 1995's One Hundred and One Nights and the autobiographical The Beaches of Agnes from 2008 were all hits on the festival circuit. Among his iconic movies are "M*A*S*H", "Don't Look Now", "Invasion of the Body Snatchers", "The Italian Job", "Pride and Prejudice" and "The Hunger Games" series. (more...)
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West 'will welcome baby number three in January' Kim Kardashian and Kanye West 'will welcome baby number three in January'
- September 08, 2017

According to Kim Kardashian , the son of Kanye West is not very appreciated by his sister North . The KKW Beauty mogul wrote about her medical condition, Placenta accreta , in her blog and told of her hard first birth due to the placenta growing into the wall of the womb, preventing it from easily detaching during labor. (more...)
Josh Homme's CBeebies story will be broadcast next month Josh Homme's CBeebies story will be broadcast next month
- September 08, 2017

That's been true for the past six QOTSA albums, and even with pop producer Mark Ronson, it's true for Villains . In making his appearance the rocker will join the likes of Chris Evans, Suranne Jones, Tom Hardy, Jessica Ennis-Hill, Elbow's Guy Garvey, Emilia Fox, Damian Lewis, David Tennant, Tim Peake, Nadiya Hussain, Warwick Davis, Maxine Peake, James McAvoy and David Hasselhoff to read in "story corner". (more...)
Gal Gadot was nearly cast as another action heroine Gal Gadot was nearly cast as another action heroine
- September 08, 2017

As for the person who did win the Furiosa role, Charlize Theron , she still did a pretty stellar job. Alas, this was one of the rejections that nearly spurred Gadot to quit the Hollywood business altogether, as she confessed a few months ago, before she landed the coveted role of Wonder Woman and stole the scenes in her debut as the female superhero in Batman v. (more...)
Taylor Swift shares trailer for her new video on-demand channel Taylor Swift shares trailer for her new video on-demand channel
- September 08, 2017

Taylor Swift has posted a series of clips promoting her new video-on-demand channel Taylor Swift NOW . After playing with her adorable cat Olivia Benson-yes, named after Mariska Hargitay's Law & Order: SVU character-Swift, 27, soon goes off in search for food, as every procrastinator does, which sends her on an adventure within the studio. (more...)
Netflix Teases 'Black Mirror' With First-Look Photos from Season 4 Netflix Teases 'Black Mirror' With First-Look Photos from Season 4
- September 08, 2017

The release of the pictures follows an official trailer for the six-part season which teased a fresh wave of storylines full of sex, science and horror. Although its exact release date has yet to be confirmed, Black Mirror Season 4 is expected to hit Netflix in late 2017. While I'm looking forward to each and every episode from Charlie Brooker's big brain and talented pen, I'm certainly most interested in finding out more about the most overtly "sci-fi" looking one of the bunch. (more...)
South Park: The Fractured But Whole has a skin color 'difficulty' setting South Park: The Fractured But Whole has a skin color 'difficulty' setting
- September 07, 2017

At a recent preview event, the site captured footage showing difficulty levels ranging from "easy" for a light-skinned character to "very difficult" for the darkest skin option. South Park: The Fractured But Whole is coming to gamers this fall for those eagerly awaiting more of the game's hilariously edgy humor, with a recent discovery from the game's character creator indicating that the game will only ramp up the edginess that the series has been known for. (more...)
Watch The Trailer For Ezra Koenig And Jaden Smith's Netflix Anime Show Watch The Trailer For Ezra Koenig And Jaden Smith's Netflix Anime Show
- September 07, 2017

As for Kaz, his demon-slaying is barely more than a side-hustle coordinated by his Aunt Agatha ( Susan Sarandon ). A collaboration with Japanese anime studios Production IG and Studio Deen, along with MOI, the Seoul-based animation studio, the series is described as "a postmodern collage of homages to classic anime, English literature and modern NY fashion and culture", which is another way of saying, "We threw everything at this to see what would stick". (more...)
Graydon Carter out at Vanity Fair after 25 years Graydon Carter out at Vanity Fair after 25 years
- September 07, 2017

Late past year, Vanity Fair's new subscriptions increased 100 fold after a tweet from president Donald Trump targeting the magazine, in which he stated that the magazine had "really poor numbers". Following the negative commentary, the magazine incorporated Trump's tweet into its digital marketing campaigns, promoting a banner ad on its site that read, "The magazine Trump doesn't want you to read". (more...)
Shailene Woodley says cops searched her butt for drugs Shailene Woodley says cops searched her butt for drugs
- September 07, 2017

Woodley then said that she felt like a captured animal when she was locked behind bars. "The only time in my life that I saw a tank like that was on set in Atlanta". However, there's a light at the end of the tunnel. While she is now on a year's probation, Woodley insists that she's not giving up on her fight for environment rights. (more...)
Vandeweghe dethrones No.1 Pliskova in US Open QF Vandeweghe dethrones No.1 Pliskova in US Open QF
- September 07, 2017

Back in 2008, legendary boxing promoter Don King, never short of hyperbole, even dubbed the potential clash as "Grapple in the Apple". This is the first time since 1985 that the semi-finals of a Grand Slam tournament pits four of Us and the first time since 1981 that this will happen at the US Open . (more...)
Kim Kardashian Debuts Totally New Look at NYFW Kim Kardashian Debuts Totally New Look at NYFW
- September 07, 2017

Stepping out at New York Fashion Week last night, the reality star debuted the new look, and we have to say, even though Kim looks awesome any day of the week, we're totally loving the new look. Khan was ready to party as she arrived at the show on Wednesday night, wearing a black velvet blazer and carrying a black-and-gold clutch. Doutzen Kroes in a red semi-sheer gown and ankle strap sandals. (more...)
Thor: Ragnarok colorful new character posters revealed Thor: Ragnarok colorful new character posters revealed
- September 07, 2017

We can report that it's been confirmed that Korg, a member of an alliance of aliens known as the Warbound, will run into Thor while he's being helped prisoner on planet Sakaar in the film. "I don't really want to make an episode of some other larger thing", Waititi told Collider during an interview on the set of Thor: Ragnarok a year ago, when asked about how his film will tie into the larger Marvel Cinematic Universe. (more...)
'Early Man': New Trailer Takes Aardman's Animation Back in Time 'Early Man': New Trailer Takes Aardman's Animation Back in Time
- September 07, 2017

The new trailer is over 2 minutes and features a whole bunch of things going on from the zany antics that you'd expect from Wallace and Gromit creator Nick Park as well as some really awesome looking stop-motion animation that is a huge step forward from what we have seen previously. (more...)
Star Wars, Marvel movies shifting to Disney streaming service Star Wars, Marvel movies shifting to Disney streaming service
- September 07, 2017

The streaming service will also be the home of five original series. Additionally, the service will feature a vast collection of library content, including Disney and Pixar movies and Disney Channel, Disney Junior and Disney XD television programming. (more...)
Jobless Claims Rise To Two-Year High In Aftermath Of Harvey Jobless Claims Rise To Two-Year High In Aftermath Of Harvey
- September 07, 2017

While this week's surge in jobless claims was expected by just about everybody who looks at it, one group that got it completely wrong were economists. Also, claims for five states and a territory were projected last week because of the Labor Day holiday on Monday. Employment may be depressed initially until rebuilding and recovery efforts in flooded areas around Houston take hold. (more...)