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Entertainment

Real-life ‘Bernie’ case ends in repeat – Two-faced thief: prosecutors

DALLAS, April 23, (AP): A funeral director in small-town East Texas befriends a widow 40 years his senior at her husband’s funeral, spends her money …

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Human face of mass incarceration gets close-up at Tribeca – Films filled with tender, tragic stories

NEW YORK, April 23, (AP): At a time when criminal justice reform has gained national attention and bipartisan support from even the leading candidates for …

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No trauma signs in Prince death – Pop icon’s death tempers Jazz Fest celebration

CHANHASSEN, United States, April 23, (Agencies): There was no evidence of trauma on Prince’s body when he was found unresponsive in an elevator at his …

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Palestinian hip-hop drama ‘Junction 48’ a classic example – ‘Dean’, ‘Do Not Resist’ top Tribeca

NEW YORK, April 22, (Agencies): Demetri Martin’s feature film debut “Dean”, the police militarization documentary “Do Not Resist” and the Palestinian hip-hop drama “Junction 48” …

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Prince … ‘The Kid’ who transformed pop music – Hugely inventive, influential

NEW YORK, April 22, (Agencies): Prince, who died suddenly Thursday at 57, transformed the music landscape with his infectious funk before becoming a reclusive rebel …

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Flick imagines what happened when Elvis met Nixon – Keaton builds McDonald’s empire in ‘Founder’ 1st trailer

LOS ANGELES, April 22, (Agencies): At around 6:30 am on December 21, 1970, Elvis Presley delivered a hand-written note to a guard at the northwest …

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Celebrities ‘mourn’ the death of Prince – True visionary: Madonna

NEW YORK, April 22, (Agencies): Madonna mourned fellow 1980s pop icon Prince as a “true visionary” after his sudden death at age 57 on Thursday. “He …

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‘Elvis & Nixon’ recalls a bizarre moment in history – No transcript exists, just a memo

This we know: On Dec 21, 1970, Elvis Presley showed up bright and early at the White House gates, delivering a barely legible note he’d …

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‘Nina’s’ issues much more than skin-deep – Museum gets only known film of Armstrong in studio

The questionable casting of Zoe Saldana is only one of the many problems with Cynthia Mort’s limp and misjudged Nina Simone biopic “Nina”. Little of …

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‘Mohican’ endearingly loud dramedy – ‘Mad Tiger’ colourful docu

LOS ANGELES, April 21, (RTRS): A Leningrad Cowboy lookalike returns to the boondocks to cheer up his dying dad in “The Mohican Comes Home”, an …

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