In Hollywood, it is rare surprise to see a majority of film critics get together to gush over ANY film, much less a sci-fi monster thriller, even if it is directed by J. J. Abrams and produced by Steven Spielberg.
X-Men: First Class took the top spot at the weekend box office with an estimated $ 56 million in ticket revenue. The film has so far garnered quite positive reviews so far for a superhero action movie.
Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow was already in progress on an Osama bin Laden movie project when the news came on Sunday that the 9/11 terrorist mastermind was dead. The Osama bin Laden movie, titled Kill bin Laden is now expected to be fast-tracked to completion to take advantage of the raised level of public interest in such a project.
Filipino-Australian actress and model Anne Curtis was the victim of an unfortunate swimsuit malfunction last weekend during a musical variety show in the Philippines. As usual, photos and video of the wardrobe malfunction quickly spread across the Net like wildfire.
Airplane! and Mission: Impossible star Peter Graves died Sunday in Los Angeles at the age of 83. The actor's publicist says he appears to have died of natural causes, according to a press statement.