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Spotlight on the Stars: Adam Sandler

For this week’s spotlight piece, I wanted to sort of go back to the start of the series and take a look at someone who doesn’t get the respect that they deserve from the masses. Today, that person is Adam Sandler, one of the kings of comedy who also has[...]

Kurt Russell to star in Don Handfield’s ‘Touchback’

HollywoodNews.com: Freedom Films named Kurt Russell as the head high-school football coach in Writer/Director Don Handfield’s Touchback, which stars Brian Presley (“Home of the Brave”), Melanie Lynskey as his wife, (“Up in the Air,” “The Informant,” “Sweet Home Alabama”) and Academy Award and Golden Globe winner Christine Lahti as his[...]

“Toy Story 3” crushes newbies, “Grown Ups” opens per normal Sandler standards, and “Knight and Day” regains momentum.

Scott Mendelson hollywoodnews.com: At $18 million, ‘Toy Story 3’ has the 29th-biggest non-opening Friday of all-time. However, if you discount day eight or day ten grosses (IE – for a film that opened on Wednesday) that were not part of a holiday weekend, ‘Toy Story 3’ once again shoots up[...]