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'Get Out' wins the weekend box office

Universal(NEW YORK) — It was a mixed bag for new movies at the box office this weekend.  Get Out, the horror/comedy from Key & Peele‘s Jordan Peele, reigned supreme with an estimated $30.5 million debut, according to

Stars react to Bill Paxton's death

Hulton Archive/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — Actor Bill Paxton died unexpectedly Sunday following surgery. Paxton, the star of such films as Weird Science, Aliens, Apollo 13, Titanic, Twister, and True Lies, was 61. His famous friends and co-stars

People's Court Judge Joseph Wapner Dead at 97

Silver Screen Collection/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Joseph Wapner, the judge who rose to fame on TV’s The People’s Court, has died.  He was 97. The People’s Court,debuting in 1981, was TV’s first reality courtroom series.  Wapner presided

Actor Bill Paxton dead at age 61

Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Critics’ Choice Television Awards(NEW YORK) — Bill Paxton, an actor who developed a following for his roles in films that achieved both mainstream and cult success starting in the 1980s, died Sunday at

Tracy Morgan bringing new stand-up comedy to Netflix

ABC/Lou Rocco(NEW YORK) — Netflix has added comedian-actor Tracy Morgan to its growing roster of comedians with stand-up specials. The streaming service announced Friday that Morgan has signed on for a new stand-up special, entitled Staying Alive. The special, which was