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Lee Daniels’ The Butler (★★★½)

Lee Daniels’ The Butler is an easy film to appreciate on face value with its wonderful performances, strong production values, and creative team. However, it...

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Lee Daniels’ The Butler (**½)

There are two very opposing viewpoints on display in Lee Daniels’ The Butler (from here on simply to be referred to once again as “The Butler,” for the...

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Cast and Crew Talk ‘Lee Daniels’ The Butler’

Earlier this week, I was invited to be among the press present for a Press Conference featuring most of the players involved in Lee Daniels’ The Butler. The talent...

First Look at Mariah Carey in ‘The Butler’

Lee Daniels might have a Jekyl and Hyde touch when it comes to making good movies but he manages to get big stars to sign up to be in his films. After pulling a decent...

American Idol Recap: Finale Review

Wow, can you believe American Idol is wrapping up its twelfth season already? I feel like the auditions were just yesterday, and speaking of…from the moment the...

The Weinstein Company Moves ‘The Butler’ to August 16!

Only days after the official trailer premiered, Lee Daniels’ upcoming film The Butler with Forest Whitaker and Oprah Winfrey has shifted its release date according...

Awards Profile: The Butler

Written By: Danny Strong and Lee Daniels Directed By: Lee Daniels Cast: Forest Whitaker, Alex Pettyfer, John Cusack, Robin Williams, Alan Rickman, James Marsden, Minka...

American Idol Recap: Sudden Death Round, Week One (The Boys)

Last night, American Idol sprung some more talent on us in the form of ten boys from Season 12’s Top 40. The men were nowhere near as stellar as Wednesday’s...

American Idol Recap: Hollywood Week Part 2 (The Girls)

Welcome back, Idol imbibers! For the second part of Hollywood Week, the girls took center stage and unleashed their powers of musical persuasion in the hopes America...

‘American Idol’ Recap: Hollywood Week Pt. 1 (Guys)

Tears, sweat, blood, and shattered pride: This is…Hollywood Week. In what was a first for the long-standing television behemoth, American Idol decided to switch...

Will Mariah Carey Be an Oscar Nominee This Time Next Year?

If you are as obsessed as we are when it comes to predicting the Oscars, you’ve probably already began predicting the awards for next year. If so, then...

‘American Idol’ Week 2 Wrap-Up: Top 5 to Watch From Charlotte and Baton Rouge

Another week, another feud, another outstanding display of talent in what’s shaping up to be an incredible season of American Idol. Somehow, each new episode...

‘American Idol’ Week 1 Wrap-Up: Top 5 Contestants to Watch from New York & Chicago

  When it comes to reality television, American Idol is where my heart lies. As corny as that sounds, it is absolutely true. For ten years, I have watched every...

Paula Abdul, Nicole Scherzinger, and Steve Jones Leaving ‘X-Factor’

Wow, Simon Cowell sure isn’t playing around. After streaming news circulated yesterday morning concerning host Steve Jones leaving X-Factor, followed by judge...