2013 Oscar Nominations: Life of Pi, Lincoln Lead 2013 Academy Awards Pack

Steven Spielberg‘s historical epic drama Lincoln and Ang Lee‘s fantastical Life of Pi lead this year’s 2013 Oscar nominations. Lincoln received a total of 12 2013 Academy Award nominations. Life of Pi was a close second with 11 nominations.

In the 2013 Oscar nominations for best picture this year, the other contenders included Amour, Argo, Django Unchained, Les Miserables, Silver Linings Playbook and Zero Dark Thirty. Notably missing from the list for best picture were Skyfall, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Beasts of the Southern Wild, The Master and Moonrise Kingdom, all of which had been considered strong competitors for the 2013 Academy Awards nominations.

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New Star Wars Movie Announced After Disney Buys LucasFilm for $4 Billion

A new Star Wars film made by DISNEY? Oh god no! Hold on to your seats and be prepared to vomit, sci-fi fans. Disney has announced they plan to make a new Star Wars film after buying LucasFilm Ltd. for $4.05 billion dollars. Please, George Lucas, please say it is not so! Think of what they did to John Carter!

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Sadly, George Lucas can’t say it is not so. In fact, in a press statement, he said it is “now time for me to pass Star Wars on to a new generation of filmmakers.” In other words, he is saying clearly that his creative soul and the ultimate legacy of his life is worth… about $4.05 billion dollars.

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Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart Back Together – For Twilight Tour At Least

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart back together! Well, for promotional purposes anyway. The two Twilight stars and former real world lovers have both signed on for the upcoming Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 2 movie press tour kicking off this month. KStew and RPatz broke up in dramatic fashion earlier this year when she was photographed making out with married Snow White and the Huntsman director Rupert Sanders.

With The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 premiere coming up next month, the former couple has reportedly agreed to head out on the road ‘together’ for the upcoming promotional press tour. Although tabloid reports claim Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart are also hooking up again in real life, so far neither Twilight star has commented on those rumors.

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Thor Star Jaimie Alexander Recovering After ‘Horrible’ Injury on Set

Thor: The Dark World star Jaimie Alexander says she is lucky not to be paralyzed after suffering a ” pretty horrible” injury on set. Jaimie Alexander, who plays warrior Lady Sif in the Thor film series, reportedly slipped while it was raining on set. Although the injury was apparently serious, the actress says she is on the road to recovery.

Jaimie Alexander posted a message on her Twitter feed on Monday that she “sustained a pretty horrible injury” on the set of Thor: The Dark World and was “lucky I’m not paralyzed.” She gave her heartfelt thanks to everyone who was taking care of her.
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First Hugh Jackman Wolverine Photo Released!

The first official Hugh Jackman Wolverine photo has been released for The Wolverine movie and holy wow is it awesome! Hugh Jackman as Wolverine has been my favorite character of all the X-Men films so far. Now that I’ve had a taste of seeing the new Hugh Jackman Wolverine photo, it is going to be even harder to wait for that excruciatingly far away release date next July.

The new Wolverine Hugh Jackman photo is probably Photoshopped all to hell to give him extra awesomeness, but who cares. Hugh Jackman as Wolverine is just too hot to stand. He is looking lean, mean and ready to maul the bad guys with his softly glowing claws of adamantium. Logan is back baby, and he is looking fierce!

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Top Gun Director Tony Scott Suicide Shocks Hollywood

Top Gun director Tony Scott‘s suicide on Sunday has left his friends and colleagues in Hollywood shocked. The Tony Scott suicide happened on Sunday when the Top Gun director jumped from a 180-foot bridge into the Los Angeles Harbor.

Top Gun director Tony Scott, 68, reportedly jumped from the Vincent Thomas Bridge in the San Pedro area of Los Angeles on Sunday around 12:30 PM. The horrifying suicide plunge was witnessed by dozens of boaters, including passengers on a harbor cruise, according to TMZ.com.

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Possible Batman Killer Copycat Arrested at Dark Knight Rises Movie in Ohio

A man who might have had plans to copycat the horrific crimes of’ Batman killer’ James Holmes was arrested in Ohio on Saturday. Thankfully, no one was harmed in the incident that might have turned into a repeat of the infamous ‘Batman shooting’ on July 20 in Aurora, CO during a midnight showing of The Dark Knight Rises.

The unidentified man was arrested at a North Ridgeville, OH movie theater on Saturday after he was caught carrying a bag containing a gun, ammunition and several knives.

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