It’s not always easy for actors to tell which films are going to be a huge success before they’re made. Sometimes a lackluster script meets outrageous talent, stunning visuals, an epic soundtrack, and suddenly you have best-picture winner, Gladiator. Sometimes you have A-list talent and a director famous for churning out critical favorites, but something gets lost along the way and you end up with The Fountain.
Susan Boyle’s latest album has set a global record. The eccentric Scot has become the first female artist to simultaneously have a No. 1 album in the US and UK twice in less than a year. SuBo broke the record when newly-released holiday collection, The Gift, arrived at music retailers this month. It means the […]
One thing is for sure – the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton will be the biggest television event in history. The sudden announcement has forced networks to shuffle the schedule, reports the Age. Taking the cue from William”s parents” wedding at London”s St Paul”s Cathedral in 1981, which was witnessed by about […]
A History of Scotland Ten thought-provoking episodes bring a fresh perspective to Scotland’s past and challenges many o the perceived notions of Scottish history. With stunning, BAFTA winning cinematography and […]
The Haunted History of Halloween (History Channel) (A&E DVD Archives) HAUNTED HISTORY OF HALLOWEEN Describes the origins of Halloween and the customs associated with this holiday. Rating: (out of 18 […]
American History X Edward Norton’s Academy Award nominated role as a White Supremist who sees the error of his ways while jailed for murder. Unfortunately, he leaves prison to find […]
NFL History of the Miami Dolphins Forty-five years ago, the Miami Dolphins splashed into the NFL when Joe Auer returned the franchise’s opening kick-off 95 yards for a touchdown. It […]
NFL History of the Minnesota Vikings For fifty years, the North Star state has shone purple and gold – rewarding on-field excellence with the most loyal fans in pro football. […]
Kanye West will release the longest music video in history with the release of a 40-minute epic for his new “Runaway” single, NY Mag reported on Wednesday.The music video will last just seconds longer than the currentl title-holder, Michael Jackson’s “Ghosts,” which timed in at 39 minutes and 31 seconds. West said the film-noir-style movie will […]
Hip-shakin’ Colombian pop star Shakira has made history with her uptempo World Cup 2010 anthem. The song, “Waka Waka (This Time For Africa),” has sold over two million copies since its release in May, making the track the best-selling World Cup anthem in history.“Waka Waka” has also managed to carve out a space as a […]
Throughout history, warriors have killed the enemy and each other, enjoying the gore and the glory. Excessive violence was no matter to these heroes who upheld their own honor, and the honor of their lands. Perhaps we should thank them – imagine how unmanageable the population problem would be had they not annihilated entire communities […]
The Real Housewives of The Big Apple have landed their biggest ratings yet. The reality show’s third season finale earned 2.64 million viewers when it premiered on Bravo last Thursday night, a series high and a 30% improvement over Season 2’s final episode.A season chockful of eye-popping drama likely helped the show’s final numbers. In […]
After Dallas Braden then tossed the 19th perfect game in modern MLB history , Then on Saturday night, Roy Halladay threw a perfect game in a 1-0 win over the Florida Marlins, the second perfecto in Phillies history and the 20th in MLB history.
Halladay of course retired all 27 batters he faced, doing it by […]
The recent eruptions of the Eyjafjallajökull volcano in Iceland were a stark reminder of nature’s ability to bring human activity to an abrupt standstill. The cloud of smoke that drifted over Western Europe made aviation travel untenable, returning European skies to a quietude not felt for decades. Yet, while the effects of the eruption were […]
Sure she stumbled in her evening gown, but Rima Fakih — a stunning 24-year-old brunette from Dearborn, Michigan — made history Sunday night as she beat out 50 other women to be crowned 2010 Miss USA.Rima, the daughter of Lebanese immigrants, is believed to be the first Muslim and Arab American to become Miss […]