A Monster in Paris (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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A Monster in Paris (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

A Monster in Paris (Un monstre à Paris) French animator Bibo Bergeron has returned home to Paris after crossing over to the US for films like A Shark’s Tale and The Road to El Dorado.  A Monster in Paris is an English-dubbed version of this 2011 French release.  In its homeland the film was known … Continue reading

Debbie Nathan Uncovers The Real “Sybil”
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Debbie Nathan Uncovers The Real “Sybil”

Debbie Nathan Uncovers The Real “Sybil” by Ronald Sklar A new book reveals that the sensational multiple-personality story was just that — a story. In 1973, Flora Rheta Schreiber wrote about the treatment of Sybil Dorsett (a pseudonym for Shirley Ardell Mason) for multiple-personality disorder (sixteen separate personalities in all!). The disturbing book touched a … Continue reading

Mark Shriver Writes About A Good Man
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Mark Shriver Writes About A Good Man

Mark Shriver Writes About A Good Man by Ronald Sklar Mark Shriver writes a book about his dad, Sargent Shriver, first director of The Peace Corps and avid letter writer. Mark Shriver recently published a memoir about his father, called A Good Man, [Henry Holt & Company] shortly after Sargent’s death from Alzheimer’s disease in … Continue reading

Dan Cortese Goes for the Record
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Dan Cortese Goes for the Record

Dan Cortese Goes for the Record by Ronald Sklar America’s favorite dudebro is back with a hit show and a shout out to the iconic MTV Sports. TruTV bills itself not as reality TV, but as “Actuality.” True that. Its new hit series, Guinness World Records® Gone Wild, scored a whopping 1.4 million viewers in … Continue reading

Robert Redford, Stanley Tucci, Brit Marling & Jackie Evancho on The Company You Keep
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Robert Redford, Stanley Tucci, Brit Marling & Jackie Evancho on The Company You Keep

Robert Redford, Stanley Tucci, Brit Marling & Jackie Evancho Learning About Life and History From The Company They Keep by Jay S. Jacobs About the time that the Weather Underground was forming and gaining infamy for their sometimes violent protests, Robert Redford was well on his way to becoming one of the biggest stars in Hollywood.  Butch Cassidy & the … Continue reading

The Incredible Burt Wonderstone – A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review
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The Incredible Burt Wonderstone – A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review

The Incredible Burt Wonderstone A good magician knows how to make his audience look in one direction when he is performing the trick in the other.  This kind of subtle sleight of hand is not exactly in The Incredible Burt Wonderstone‘s bag.  However, the movie has an obvious passion for the world of magic and … Continue reading