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Boyle’s best directing jobs besides Slumdog Millionaire

Monday marks 10 years since Slumdog Millionaire hit theaters. Besides launching Dev Patel into stardom, the decorated international ...
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The acting careers of Brodeur, O’Ree

Martin Brodeur has as many acting stints as he does regular-season NHL goals — two apiece. Not too ...
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Best Avril Lavigne covers, collaborations

This Monday marks exactly five years since Avril Lavigne last released a studio album. She will cut off ...
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How should TV shows reference their pop-culture peers?

To its credit, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia has not exactly tried to reinvent that which cannot be ...
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10 biggest hit movies featuring Queen songs

The first and most memorable drove in 1992’s great wave of Queen songs in cinema came close to ...
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The Flyers and Homer Simpson: Treehouse of Horror and beyond

In their athletic afterlife, the 1975-76 Philadelphia Flyers served two minutes in the box. The jury box, that ...
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Best Bob Belcher-Jimmy Pesto episodes

Has Jimmy Pesto run his course as a Bob’s Burgers antagonist? In short, yes, but he has had ...
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American Experience: 30 years of placid, pensive pauses

PBS’ American Experience began its fourth decade by recollecting an obsolete entertainment entity. The irony could not be ...
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10 best live-action movies with Jonah Hill

Jonah Hill will not be 35 until this year’s penultimate day of autumn. His calendar youth hides behind ...
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Conan, Michael Palin overdue for a crossover

Times were much simpler for Conan O’Brien when he last had Michael Palin on his show. Palin, who ...