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‘2012’ Explodes At Box Office

Moviegoers lined up for the end-of-the-world epic “2012,” which topped the weekend boxoffice with a heaping $65 million in opening domestic coin. Directed by Roland Emmerich (“Independence Day”), the effects-filled actioner cost $200 million to produce. But with a $225 million worldwide haul from simultaneous openings in 105 foreign territories, …

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Never-Before-aired ‘Star Trek’ Pilot To Be Released

The story of the two pilots filmed for Star Trek is well known. When NBC rejected “The Cage” for being too cerebral, changes were made to the series, including the introduction of William Shatner to the series as Captain Kirk. What fans may not know is that two versions of …

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“Dollhouse” Closes Its Doors

Fox has cancelled Joss Whedon’s “Dollhouse.” The cult favorite starring Eliza Dushku as a DNA-altered woman who gets implanted false memories for various missions and tasks.defied the odds by being renewed for a second season despite low ratings, but continuing low ratings sealed its fate. The sci-fi series, which is …

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