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The documentary is a companion to the book "The Films of John G. Avildsen: Rocky , The Karate Kid , and Other Underdogs", written by Larry Powell and Tom Garrett. Avildsen was one of the the great filmmakers, and now he is with us no more. And although anyone would be fortunate to have made such a fantastic motion picture, even once in their lives, Rocky has perhaps overshadowed numerous filmmaker's other great accomplishments.
  • Ariana Grande Returns to Manchester Stage for Benefit Show

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    Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester concert has proved no storm, no attack, no nothing will ever stop people from coming together as the pop diva's gig was a successful show with an nearly 50,000-strong crowd in attendance. The group joined up with Ariana to sing a moving rendition of 'Where is the love?' but the front man's apparent monumental cock up, was what really seemed to get people talking.
  • Men probing Ivanka Trump supplier in China arrested, missing

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    A Chinese labor activist has been arrested and two others have disappeared after investigating alleged labor abuses at a factory that makes shoes for several major brands - including Ivanka Trump's . "We also hope that through her influence, we can reduce labor abuses on the production lines of multinational corporations". Li added that a friend had tried to file a missing person report on Li Zhao in Jiangxi, where the factory is located, but was told he had to do so in the man's ...
  • BC Greens agree to back NDP government

    BC Greens agree to back NDP government

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    Horgan said he had an extra spring in his step this morning with news of the deal. And Green voters aren't alone, with a recent poll showing 51 per cent of British Columbians think the Greens should support the NDP, compared with 38 per cent who wanted the party to back the BC Liberals.
  • Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader _ who calls it natural

    Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader _ who calls it natural

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    His comments come hours after reports emerged in German media that U.S. President Donald Trump described Germans as "very bad" and threatened to block German auto imports to the U.S . While all administrations deal with some leaks, news outlets have been privy to everything from details of draft documents to the president's private phone conversations with foreign leaders.
  • Bella Thorne isn't talking to Scott Disick

    Bella Thorne isn't talking to Scott Disick

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    Bella Thorne's the princess of Cannes - at least according to her latest accessory. In response to another fan that asked what she was doing with Disick, Thorne tweeted: "Legit nothing trolololo". Kourtney Kardashian and her model boyfriend Younes Bendjima enjoy some relaxing time at the pool in Cannes . Another insider shared, " Bella's friends and family don't approve whatsoever because they are fully aware of how Scott normally treats girls and are also familiar with his ...
  • Guns N' Roses adds 15 dates to North American tour leg

    Guns N' Roses adds 15 dates to North American tour leg

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    Tickets go on sale Saturday, June 3 at 10 a.m. Details are available at gunsnroses.com . Rolling Stone dubbed the tour "the triumphant return of one of the most important bands to cross rock music history". However, the classic lineup still lacks rhythm guitarist Izzy Stradlin, who co-wrote many Guns N Roses' hits but complained about the payment offered to join the reunion.
  • Hannity's conspiracy theory pressures Fox News

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    Yesterday, the FOX News Web site retracted a story it had published on Rich's death, saying , "It wasn't initially subjected to the high degree of editorial scrutiny we require, and has since been removed". CNN's Poppy Harlow asked Farenthold if he should be floating wild Internet conspiracy theories as a USA congressman, and Farenthold said that this is not much different from the media's reports on Donald Trump and on Russia's attempts to influence to 2016 election.
  • Tom Cruise Confirms A Top Gun Sequel!

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    Hollywood heavyweight Tom Cruise has finally put an end to years of speculation by confirming there will be a remake of cult film favourite Top Gun . "It is definitely happening. you're the first people that I've said this to". Some time back Cruise clarified on ' The Graham Norton Show' that they were trying to figure it out, how to move forward with the movie.
  • Select list of nominees for 2017 Tony Awards

    Select list of nominees for 2017 Tony Awards

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    Revival of a play: August Wilson's Jitney; Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes; Present Laughter; Six Degrees of Separation . In addition to Benton and Midler, the nominees for best lead actress in a musical are Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole for "War Paint" (they play rival cosmetics executives Helena Rubinstein and Elizabeth Arden) and Eva Noblezada for " Miss Saigon ".