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clint eastwood dirty harry cop movie legacy The Dead Pool at 25: Why Clint Eastwoods Dirty Harry Still MattersSilver Screen Collection/Getty

This week marks the 25th anniversary of “The Dead Pool,” which, perhaps no one realized at the time, was the final “Dirty Harry” movie. The movie was released on July 13, 1988, shortly after Eastwood turned 58, and while the actor has continued to play cops and gunslingers and action heroes, he tossed away Inspector Harry Callahan’s badge for… Continue reading 'The Dead Pool' at 25: Why Clint Eastwood's Dirty Harry Still Matters

  • “Warm Bodies”

    <strong>Written By: </strong>Isaac Marion, a Seattle-based writer and musician who captured the zombie zeitgeist with his critically acclaimed 2011 novel for teens. <strong>On the Page: </strong>R is an unconventional zombie. He’s conflicted about his lot in life and finds himself attracted to Julie, the girlfriend of his last victim. He curbs his New Hunger for her brains and shuttles her off to his zombie loft in an airplane

  • While promoting his latest interpretation of a classic work, “The Great Gatsby,” director Baz Luhrmann revealed that he once had a chance to adapt an even more lucrative feature: “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.”

    During an interview on Britain’s “The Graham Norton Show,” Luhrmann discussed how after he directed Warner Bros.’s “Romeo + Juliet,” the studio approached him with an offer to helm the first “Harry Potter” film. Luhrmann admitted… Continue reading Baz Luhrmann Passed on Directing 'Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone'

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    winston 300x400 Harry Winston Buys 101 Carat Diamond; Who Will Wear It First?Courtesy Harry Winston

    We were a little short on pocket change last week when a 101.73 carat flawless pear-shaped diamond went up for auction at Christie’s Geneva. The stone, which Christie’s was calling the most perfect diamond ever up for auction, was snapped up

    “Harry Potter” star Tom Felton is shedding his Hogwarts robes — and his British accent — for his next role, as an American Navy pilot in the upcoming World War II drama “Ghosts of the Pacific.”

    The actor, who portrayed Slytherin student and Harry Potter nemesis Draco Malfoy in the series, will get to play a hero this time, in the role of real-life bombardier Tony Pastula. Pastula was stranded in… Continue reading Tom Felton in 'Ghosts of the Pacific': 'Harry Potter' Star Signs Up for WWII Drama