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Netflix Signs Adam Sandler to Second Four-Film Deal

The distribution deal between Netflix and actor Adam Sandler has been so successful that the streaming giant has struck a new four-film deal with Sandler to create more original content.

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WATCH: Sharon Jones Vs. Adam Sandler For #1 Hanukkah Song  

JERUSALEM – Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings have released  a Hanukkah song video with lyrics that give even reigning Hanukkah king Adam Sandler a run for his gelt. The song attributes different Hanukkah elements for each day of the eight day

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Movie Review: ‘Pixels’

Somehow Adam Sandler’s new movie “Pixels” managed to overcome absolutely lethal reviews to post a decent opening weekend at the box office.

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Weekend Box Office: Adam Sandler Continues to Defy The Haters

Adam Sandler has been a legitimate movie star — a legitimate box office attraction — since his first hit “Billy Madison” was released way back in 1995. That’s 20 years. That’s longer than critical darling Bill Murray, longer than critical

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Adam Sandler Film Idea Being Used to Help Dementia Patients

In the 2004 romantic comedy 50 First Dates, Adam Sandler’s character courts a young woman (Drew Barrymore) with dementia as a result of brain damage, and late in the film, helps her to remember him each day with a video of who he is and how they met.

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Disruptor: Adam Sandler Goes Big With First Netflix Film

If anyone thought Adam Sandler would pad his 4 picture Netflix deal with television-level films, the details behind Sandler’s first production will put that to rest. News of the “Ridiculous 6” will also put a chill down the spine of

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Sony Hack: New Documents Reveal Closely Guarded Studio Profits

New documents leaked by the hacking group that recently infiltrated Sony’s computer systems are shedding more light on the inner-workings of the company, including profit margins for some of its biggest films. The information is just the latest to be

Sony Hack: New Documents Reveal Closely Guarded Studio Profits

A-Lister Scarlett Johansson Secures TV Gig

If anyone doubted Scarlett Johansson’s box office might, the summer film Lucy silenced them once and for all. Not only does Johansson stand tall in The Avengers and Captain America, she can carry an action movie on her slender shoulders.

A-Lister Scarlett Johansson Secures TV Gig

Netflix Signs Adam Sandler to Exclusive Four Picture Deal

Mere hours after buggy whip makers theatre owners here in America and around the globe collectively attempted to strangle the streaming/Imax deal between Netflix and The Weinstein Company in the crib, Netflix turned around and shoved its finger deep in

Netflix Signs Adam Sandler to Exclusive Four Picture Deal

THR: Hollywood Has No New Black Stars

As good as Chadwick Boseman is in the new James Brown biopic “Get On Up” — and he’s very good —  The Hollywood Reporter correctly notes that Hollywood has no black stars warming up in the bullpen to replace Will

THR: Hollywood Has No New Black Stars

'Tammy' Review: Hateful Characters, Political Correctness Kill Laughs

Like Lou Costello, Groucho Marx, and Jack Benny, Melissa McCarthy can’t not be funny, but in “Tammy,” a road comedy she co-wrote with her husband Ben Falcone (who also directs), her comedic promise is slowly smothered by increasingly ugly characters

'Tammy' Review: Hateful Characters, Political Correctness Kill Laughs

Box Office: 'X-Men' Year's Biggest Opener, Sandler Disappoints

Deadline reports that the very well-reviewed (including by me) “X-Men: Days of Future Past” is on track to haul in somewhere around $97 million by Sunday, which would make Bryan Singer’s return to the franchise the biggest three-day opener of

Box Office: 'X-Men' Year's Biggest Opener, Sandler Disappoints

Hollywood Playbook: Friday's Top 5 News Items

America Owes Tom Cruise a Big Fat Apology Longtime readers know that I have always been a Tom Cruise fan, and one of his fiercest defenders. Cruise is a legitimate movie star, has been for over 30 years, makes great

Hollywood Playbook: Friday's Top 5 News Items

Another Jewish Holiday Mashup: 'Cinco de Iyar'

On the heels of 2013’s highly successful “Thanksgivukkah,” and following the drunken revelry of “St. Purim’s Day” this past March, comes the latest in Jewish holiday mashups: “Cinco de Iyar,” which is a combination of Mexican-American “Cinco de Mayo” and

Another Jewish Holiday Mashup: 'Cinco de Iyar'

Razzies Dishonor Will Smith's 'After Earth,' Spare Adam Sandler

(AFP) Sci-fi flop “After Earth” starring Will Smith and son Jaden earned three Golden Raspberries on Saturday at the annual Razzie worst-of film awards, Hollywood’s hall of shame. A day before the Oscars, spoof comedy compilation “Movie 43” won worst

Razzies Dishonor Will Smith's 'After Earth,' Spare Adam Sandler