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bernie The Murderer Who Inspired Bernie Is Getting Released From Prison And Will Live in Richard Linklaters Garage Apartment

There’s a sequel to Richard Linklater’s 2011 film Bernie — but it won’t be appearing on the big screen. The Jack Black, Shirley MacLaine, and Matthew McConaughey-starring film was inspired by the case of former mortician Bernie Tiede. The small-town Texas funeral director was convicted of murdering and dismembering wealthy 81-year-old widow, Marjorie “Marge” Nugent, who was his close friend and companion. It took… Continue reading The Murderer Who Inspired 'Bernie' Is Getting Released From Prison And Will Live in Richard Linklater's Garage Apartment

5186568790 a68896ac04 The Best LEGO Fan Art: 44 Movie Inspired Creations (PHOTOS)Alex Eylar, Flickr

With “The LEGO Movie” arriving in theaters this weekend, audiences will finally be able to see if the big screen can match their imagination, when it comes to creative scenarios featuring the inch-high block people. For years, LEGO has immortalized blockbuster franchises like “Star Wars,” Batman, Indiana Jones, and the world of Pixar with massive toy sets that… Continue reading The Best LEGO Fan Art: 44 Movie Inspired Creations (PHOTOS)

Dan Harmon drew from many inspirations for his upcoming Adult Swim animated series Rick and Morty. Among them? A certain beloved Time Lord.

“For me, the influences are more in British sci-fi stuff that I grew up reading — like Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy also there’s a heavy dose of Doctor Who in there,” he said during the show’s panel at the Television Critics Association press tour.

Rick and Morty follows… Continue reading Dan Harmon’s new series inspired by ‘Doctor Who’

ari graynor gi Ari Graynor to star in CBS Bad Teacher inspired by the Cameron Diaz movieAri Graynor has landed the lead in CBS’ comedy pilot “Bad Teacher,” inspired by the 2011 hit movie starring Cameron Diaz, Jason Segel and Justin Timberlake.

Just the movie, the “Bad Teacher” series will follow a self-centered jilted trophy wife who takes a teaching job in order to find a new husband (preferably a rich single dad of one of the students)

olivia wilde 300x400 How a Bag Full of Bug Spray and Malaria Pills Inspired Olivia WildeJamie McCarthy/WireImage

Olivia Wilde isn’t just a pretty face — she’s an activist, too. The People Like Us star recently partnered with Alternative Apparel to design a bag that benefits the Academy for Peace and Justice, a secondary school in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

The idea for the limited-edition “Message Bag” (as seen on Wilde, left, and below) came to fruition when the actress and her… Continue reading How a Bag Full of Bug Spray and Malaria Pills Inspired Olivia Wilde