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The inherent darkness and pessimism of Steven Spielberg’s body of work

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: Many of the reviews, especially the negative ones, for Steven Spielberg’s War Horse have emphasized the melodramatic ‘boy and his horse’ narrative, accusing the film of wallowing in sentimentality. Moreover, they basically accuse the picture of being ‘conventional Spielberg’, again citing the classic meme that Steven[...]

Josh Duhamel voicing pirate on Disney’s animated “Jake”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The Disney Channel’s animated series “Jake and the Never Land Pirates,” which runs daily on Disney Junior, is a clever way to extend the studio’s “Peter Pan” brand. It features three young pirate adventurers – Jake, Izzy and Cubby – as they seek out treasure and take[...]

‘Jersey Shore’ cast gets some family time at the Shore

HollywoodNews.com: The cast of ‘Jersey Shore’ may be filming Seasons 4 and 5 back-to-back, but they are at least getting a little family time in to keep them motivated. Snooki, JWOWW, Pauly D and the rest reportedly had a private party at Captain Hook’s with all their loved ones, states RadarOnline.com.[...]

Tom Cruise narrated ‘ILM’ documentary to debut on Encore

HollywoodNews.com: Since its founding 35 years ago, Industrial Light & Magic has been the movie industry’s undisputed leader in groundbreaking visual effects, thrilling audiences and making hits into blockbusters. On Sunday, November 14 at 8:00 p.m. (et/pt), Encore presents an original documentary celebrating that legacy. “Industrial Light & Magic: Creating[...]