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James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
Go behind the scenes with some of the biggest digital celebrities to see what life is like when the blogging and tweeting stops.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Documentary shorts conceived of and directed by famous actors. Jeff Garlin, Katie Holmes, Alia Shawkat, Judy Greer, and James Purefoy
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Digital influencer Justine Ezarik (iJustine) is back. After covering the world of wearable tech last season, iJustine is expanding her coverage this year by profiling the hottest tech trends across the country.
A 12 episode documentary series following 5 startup companies competing in the 2013 San Francisco TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield as they fine tune their products and eventually present in front of a panel of judges in hopes of winning $50,000 in funding.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Gwyneth Paltrow and Tracy Anderson spend time with women who've overcome hardship, injury, and setbacks to triumph in the face of adversity.
Hank Azaria’s touching, humorous, and often enlightening journey from a man who is not even sure he wants to have kids, to a father going through the joys, trials and tribulations of being a dad.
"Man of Steel," the big-budget reboot of the Superman franchise, leaped over the competition, collecting a muscular $125 ...
million since its opening to lead the domestic box office with the year's second-largest debut weekend and the biggest June opening ever. It also added an additional $71.6 million from overseas box offices in 24 markets.
"Man of Steel," the big-budget reboot of the Superman franchise, leaped over the competition, collecting a muscular $125 million since its opening to lead the domestic box office with the year's second-largest debut weekend and the biggest June opening ever. It also added an additional $71.6 million from overseas box offices in 24 markets. "This is the End," written by star Seth Rogen and his childhood friend, collected $20.5 million at theaters in the domestic market. The comedy depicting the end of the world stars more than a dozen well-known Hollywood actors including James Franco, Jonah Hill, Michael Cera and Emma Watson. Oscar-winning American director Oliver Stone's final cut of his epic saga "Alexander" made its world premiere on Monday (June 17) at the 16th Annual Shanghai International Film Festival. The film, starring Colin Farrell, was first released in 2004. Stone was also awarded a life-time-achievement honor by the festival's jury. Barbra Streisand was awarded an honorary doctorate of philosophy degree from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem on Monday (June 17). The honor was in a recognition of her professional achievements, humanitarianism, and commitment to civil rights. Streisand arrived in Israel on Sunday (June 16) to sing at a 90th birthday celebration for President Shimon Peres and perform at two concerts in Tel Aviv, her first in the country. And finally, British metal band Black Sabbath's new album "13!" has given them their first British number one album in nearly 43 years. Ozzy Osbourne and Black Sabbath were last at the top of the UK chart with their second album, "Paranoid" in 1970.