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August 16, 2011

gospel for teens Illumination Plans True Harlem Teen Gospel Choir TaleIllumination Entertainment is planning its first fully live-action feature, Deadline reports. The production company, housed at Universal, has secured the rights to the true story of gospel singer Vy Higginsen and her Harlem-based choir program “Gospel for Teens”.

Stephen Belber (Tape, Management) will provide the screenplay, based on a recent “60 Minutes” segment.

Illumination Entertainment was founded in 2007 and, until now, is











Comedy fans are eagerly awaiting the release of this weekend’s ’30 Minutes or Less,’ starring Jesse Eisenberg as a hapless pizza-delivery boy who gets sucked into an elaborate and dangerous plot when he is kidnapped by two inept criminals and forced to rob a bank for them while wearing a bomb strapped to his chest. With the help of his best friend, he must somehow pull off the… Continue reading The Director of '30 Minutes or Less' Addresses His Funny Take on the Grisly True Story

Dreamer – Inspired By a True Story (Widescreen Edition)

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A DRAMA ABOUT A FATHER WHO, FOR THE LOVE OF HIS DAUGHTER, SACRIFICES ALMOST EVERYTHING TO SAVE THE LIFE OF AN INJURED RACEHORSE AND BRING THE PROMISING FILLY BACK TO HER FORMER GLORY. INSPIRED BY A TRUE STORY.The title is a mouthful, but Dreamer: Inspired by… Continue reading Dreamer - Inspired By a True Story (Widescreen Edition)

Who’s the hottest “It” Girl for Geeks: Emma Stone or Olivia Wilde? That depends whether you’re making your decision purely on the basis of their roles in ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ or ‘Tron: Legacy’ or whether you’re assessing them on sheer physical appeal.

Emma Stone is definitely more of the girl next door type, despite playing a girl with a very bad reputation in ‘Easy A,’ while Olivia Wilde is super-model gorgeous… Continue reading Emma Stone vs. Olivia Wilde: Who Is the True 'It' Girl of the Moment?

True Grit (Special Collector’s Edition)

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TRUE GRIT SPECIAL COLLECTOR’S EDITION – DVD MovieA wonderful/rueful running gag in El Dorado involves the Edgar Allan Poe line “Ride, boldly ride” being mangled by toupee-wearer Wayne into “Ride, baldy, ride.” Two years later, in True Grit, Wayne put the joke in italics by donning an eyepatch and several… Continue reading True Grit (Special Collector's Edition)