Carrie Underwood Takes the Wheel
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Carrie Underwood Takes the Wheel

Carrie Underwood Takes the Wheel by Jay S. Jacobs Carrie Underwood had over 29 million people show up at her coming out party.  That day, when she and rocker Bo Bice vied for the final slot on Fox-TV’s mega-hit talent contest American Idol was the turning of a page for the young singer.  Since winning the season four … Continue reading

The Chumscrubber (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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The Chumscrubber (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

THE CHUMSCRUBBER (2005) Starring Glenn Close, William Fitchner, Ralph Fiennes, Lauren Holly, Allison Janney, Carrie-Anne Moss, Rita Wilson, Jamie Bell, Camilla Belle, Justin Chatwin, Rory Culkin, Thomas Curtis, Lou Taylor Pucci, Jason Isaacs, John Heard, Kathy Copeland, Clam Davis, Tim DeKay, David Ellison, Richard Gleason, Caroline Goodall, Susan Hegerty, Josh Janowicz, Eric Jungman, Aaron Kiser, … Continue reading

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

ENRON: THE SMARTEST GUYS IN THE ROOM (2005) Starring Peter Coyote, Ken Lay, Jeff Skilling, Andy Fastow,  Bethany McLean, Peter Elkind, Jim Chanos, Max Eberts, Gray Davis and George W. Bush. Screenplay by Alex Gibney. Directed by Alex Gibney. Distributed by Magnolia Pictures.  110 minutes.  Rated R. The name of Enron Corporation has become shorthand … Continue reading

Jeremy Piven – Busting Out Into A Hollywood Leading Man
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Jeremy Piven – Busting Out Into A Hollywood Leading Man

Jeremy Piven Busting Out Into A Hollywood Leading Man By Marcie Somers It’s 10 a.m. in Los Angeles and Jeremy Piven’s day has long since begun. He’s had several meetings and reviewed his lines before he heads to a rehearsal for his hit TV show, Entourage. After that, he’s off to the American Music Awards. In … Continue reading

Kathryn Morris – Cold Case, Hot Career
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Kathryn Morris – Cold Case, Hot Career

KATHRYN MORRIS COLD CASE, HOT CAREER by Jay S. Jacobs Unlike the cases investigated by her TV alter ego, Detective Lilly Rush of the Philadelphia PD, there is nothing cold about Kathryn Morris. She is the face of Cold Case, the Sunday night police drama which has quietly become one of television’s biggest hits.  The solidly crafted … Continue reading

The Constant Gardener (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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The Constant Gardener (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

THE CONSTANT GARDENER (2005) Starring Ralph Fiennes, Rachel Weisz, Danny Huston, Bill Nighy, Pete Postlethwaite, Hubert Koundé, Daniele Harford, Packson Ngugi, Keith Pearson, John Sibi-Okubu, Donald Sumpter, Archie Panjabi, Nick Reding and Gerard McSorley. Screenplay by Jeffrey Caine. Directed by Fernando Meirelles. Distributed by Focus Features.  129 minutes.  Rated R. The Constant Gardener is an old … Continue reading