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Source: Security official who sued over her dismissal is Olympics-boundupdated: Thu Jul 19 2012 19:22:00

Kelly Hardwick is Olympics-bound. The 46-year-old security director had filed a lawsuit against USA Basketball, the National Basketball Association and the U.S. women's basketball head coach for removing her from a security team destined for the summer games.

Review: 'Cowboys and Aliens' is big-budget misfireupdated: Fri Jul 29 2011 16:43:00

Ever since the trailer set preview audiences giggling last year, there has been speculation about whether this big-budget genre-bender could fly.

'Cowboys and Aliens' like oil and waterupdated: Fri Jul 29 2011 16:43:00

Mr. Moviefone says some things just don't go together. Also reviewed: 'The Smurfs' and 'Crazy Stupid Love'

CBS fires back at Happy Days lawsuitupdated: Fri Jun 24 2011 14:12:00

CBS says stars of the hit TV show "Happy Days," who are suing the company for unpaid merchandising revenue, don't have a case.

CNNMoney: 'Happy Days' actors claim fraud, money owed for merchandisingupdated: Wed Apr 20 2011 17:38:00

A CNNMoney and CNN Special Investigations Unit Exclusive report

People.com: Scott Baio Recalls Happy Days with Tom Bosleyupdated: Wed Oct 20 2010 10:07:00

"He played that father part so well because that is who he was," Baio says of his costar

People.com: Tom Bosley Was a Wonderful Happy Days Dad, Says Ron Howardupdated: Wed Oct 20 2010 08:47:00

"I miss him already," says Ron Howard after the death of Happy Days star Tom Bosley

People.com: Vow in Rachel McAdams & Channing Tatum's Futureupdated: Fri Jun 18 2010 16:32:00

The duo will begin filming the dramatic true story The Vow in August

Glenn Close can say incest, vagina and bipolarupdated: Tue Jun 01 2010 10:00:00

As an actress, I have always loved words. I believe in their power. But certain words have power over us -- until we destigmatize them and learn to speak them out loud, without fear or shame.

People.com: Heidi Montag Spoofs Her Own Plastic Surgeriesupdated: Tue Mar 09 2010 13:28:00

In a new Funny or Die video directed by Ron Howard, the starlet goes for laughs

First look: Reborn 'Parenthood' still full of truthupdated: Tue Mar 02 2010 15:59:00

Twenty years ago, NBC turned the box office hit "Parenthood" into a half-hour sitcom. It was critically acclaimed but struggled to find an audience and was cancelled after just 12 episodes.

Do TV and movies get science right?updated: Wed Feb 24 2010 11:02:00

Television shows and movies may take you to worlds far away, but their makers, aware of viewers' need for believability, say they consult scientists to make things more real.

People.com: Eclipse Switch: Bryce Dallas Howard To Play Vampire Victoriaupdated: Wed Jul 29 2009 15:29:00

She replaces Rachelle Lefevre for the third film in the Twilight series

People.com: Ron Howard Will Direct 'Til He Dropsupdated: Wed May 27 2009 11:46:00

He may have made his first splash as adorable Opie Taylor on The Andy Griffith Show, but the first and last love of Ron Howard's life is making movies, and you can expect him to be doing it until the very end.

People.com: New Mom Bryce Dallas Howard Plays Pregnant in Terminatorupdated: Mon May 18 2009 08:47:00

Call it method acting: The actress was still plump from giving birth to her son when cast

'Angels & Demons' summons a $48 million bowupdated: Sun May 17 2009 15:12:00

Ron Howard's "Angels & Demons" soared to a $48 million opening this weekend, narrowly edging out a stellar $43 million second-week performance by "Star Trek," according to estimates by Hollywood.com Box Office.

'Angels and Demons' fury?updated: Sun May 17 2009 15:12:00

The sequel to "The Da Vinci Code" has inspired more shrugs than shouts, as CNN's Kara Finnstrom reports.

The Scene: 'Angels and Demons'updated: Sun May 17 2009 11:37:00

Tom Hanks and Ron Howard describe what it was like to film their new film on the ancient streets of Rome.

The Scene: The Eternal City challenges 'Angels'updated: Sun May 17 2009 11:37:00

It's been three years to the month since Dan Brown's book "The Da Vinci Code" hit theater screens, becoming a worldwide blockbuster.

Howard 'fully prepared' to accept criticism in 'Angels & Demons'updated: Sat May 16 2009 00:40:00

"The Da Vinci Code," a film based on a novel from Dan Brown, opened three years ago amid controversy and protests. Now, a new film based on another Brown novel, "Angels and Demons," opened on Friday.

Hanks talks Angels controversyupdated: Fri May 15 2009 12:40:00

CNN's Larry King talks Catholic controversy with Tom Hanks and Ron Howard of "Angels and Demons."

Review: 'Angels & Demons' has its blessingsupdated: Fri May 15 2009 12:40:00

Critics and Catholics were quick to denounce Ron Howard's faithfully irreligious film of Dan Brown's "The Da Vinci Code" when it was released almost exactly three years ago.

Rome's 'Angels & Demons' secretsupdated: Fri May 15 2009 10:58:00

Tom Hanks dashes through a graceful Roman piazza, past an ancient Egyptian obelisk surrounded by fountains of water-spouting lions, his eyes focused on a church tucked into the corner of the square.

'Angels & Demons' actors: What controversy?updated: Wed May 13 2009 20:12:00

Three years ago, the film based on Dan Brown's novel "The Da Vinci Code" was the focus of protest and controversy, with a Vatican archbishop calling for a boycott and Catholics at many levels refuting plot points.

Ron Howard talks angels, demonsupdated: Mon May 04 2009 17:52:00

Director Ron Howard discusses "Angels and Demons" and the criticism that surrounds the film's religious undertones.

'Angels & Demons' fails to draw Vatican's ireupdated: Mon May 04 2009 17:52:00

If director Ron Howard hopes religious controversy will help sell tickets to "Angels & Demons" the way it boosted his "Da Vinci Code," the Catholic Church is not playing along with his script.

People.com: Stacy Keach Suffers Strokeupdated: Thu Mar 19 2009 10:26:00

The Prison Break and The New Mike Hammer has been hospitalized

People.com: Barack Obama Set for Star-Spangled Inaugurationupdated: Fri Dec 12 2008 14:39:00

A-Listers are flocking to what may be the biggest inaugural event in history

Review: 'Doubt' dulls its best pointsupdated: Fri Dec 12 2008 08:54:00

"Frost/Nixon" is a fact-based drama, starring Michael Sheen and Frank Langella, about a mid-1970s confrontation between a wily British TV host and a disgraced American president. "Doubt" is a fictional drama, starring Meryl Streep and Philip Seymour Hoffman, about a mid-1960s confrontation between an imperious Bronx nun in charge of a parochial school and a liberal priest she is convinced has behaved improperly with a student.

People.com: Barack Obama Holds Star Studded Hollywood Partiesupdated: Wed Sep 17 2008 14:09:00

Leonardo DiCapro and Jodie Foster are among the celebrities who came out to support the Democratic candidate

Time.com: WNBA Reviewing Player Fightupdated: Wed Jul 23 2008 17:00:00

The WNBA is watching replays of the skirmish involving the Detroit Shock, Los Angeles Sparks and former Pistons Bad Boy Rick Mahorn

Time.com: The Da Vinci Code: Sequel Non Grata updated: Tue Jun 17 2008 18:00:00

Catholic Bishops shut Tom Hanks, Ron Howard and the movie prequel to The Da Vinci Code out of shooting on location in Rome's churches

No e-mail Fridaysupdated: Mon Nov 19 2007 17:55:00

Some companies are implementing no e-mail Fridays to cut down on unecessary e-mails. CNN's Polly LaBarre reports.

SI.com: My Sportsman: Iraqi soccer teamupdated: Wed Nov 14 2007 13:44:00

Sports Illustrated will announce its choice for Sportsman of the Year on Dec. 3. Here's one of the nominations for that honor by an SI writer. For more essays, click here.

The best -- and worst -- quest filmsupdated: Tue May 22 2007 07:39:00

Our heart-to-heart with Captain Jack inspired us to set out on our own heroic adventure. Trusty steed? Check. Knight in armor? Check. Damsel in distress? Check. Here's our top 10 favorite quest films -- and the ones which had us rooting for the Dark Side.

Money Magazine: They Got Older Tooupdated: Thu Mar 01 2007 00:01:00

• GRACE SLICK, 67 CAPTAIN, JEFFERSON AIRPLANE SMART MONEY MOVE: "Politically I'm just a little bit to the left of a Sandinista, but for financial stuff I always listened to my father, a Republican ...

Money Magazine: They got older tooupdated: Fri Feb 09 2007 17:32:00

...and in theory, wiser. We asked the pop icons you grew up with what they've learned about money.

Fortune: Serwer: Oil's fall soups up DuPontupdated: Tue Sep 26 2006 08:17:00

The little rally that could! Stocks always climb when you least expect it. The whole deal is orchestrated by the GOP, right? They wish!

EW review: An honorable 'World Trade Center'updated: Wed Aug 09 2006 07:46:00

Five years later, the rawness of the horror of September 11, 2001, has never gone away.

EW review: 'Da Vinci' is no masterpieceupdated: Thu May 18 2006 13:30:00

Dan Brown's theological scavenger-hunt mystery novel "The Da Vinci Code" may be the pop version of a novel of ideas, but that doesn't mean the ideas don't pop.

Movies have been in on this for a long timeupdated: Thu May 18 2006 08:54:00

Ron Howard had an interesting point.

CNNMoney: Da Vinci: Bucking the backlashupdated: Wed May 10 2006 10:20:00

This is an updated version of a story that originally appeared on May 10.

Review: 'Da Vinci' music a blessingupdated: Mon May 08 2006 10:06:00

Hans Zimmer's soundtrack for "The Da Vinci Code," Ron Howard's anxiously awaited cinematic gospel according to Dan Brown, is that most powerful of envoys: A model of restraint.

The best films of the yearupdated: Mon Jan 02 2006 10:13:00

For the most part, 2005 was a rather mediocre year at the multiplex -- a sad fact reflected in some of the box office numbers.

Entertainment Weekly: The Must Listupdated: Mon Jun 13 2005 14:25:00

Boxers, 'boarders, and eight other things we recommend this week:

Review: 'Cinderella Man' a triumphupdated: Fri Jun 03 2005 08:53:00

From "Apollo 13" to "A Beautiful Mind," Ron Howard has been drawn to stories exploring heroism, family fidelity and the strength of the human spirit.

I forgot to remember to forgetupdated: Wed Apr 07 2004 15:14:00

History is written by the winners -- or the survivors. But there are at least two sides to every story.

Fortune: The Passion Of The Da Vinci Readerupdated: Mon Mar 08 2004 00:01:00

The Da Vinci Code, by Dan Brown, has been on sale for nearly a year now, and--assuming no unexpected plot twists--it should become the fastest-selling adult fiction title ever by March 18, when its...

Fortune: This Crime Spoof Will Crack You Upupdated: Mon Nov 24 2003 00:01:00

If Dennis Kozlowski's randy toga party became a sitcom, it might look something like Fox's Arrested Development (Sundays, 9:30 P.M.), which not only is the first show to gleefully spoof the post-En...

Fortune: Retail Champs Where are the best stores in the U.S.? We asked seven FORTUNE 500 companies which of their updated: Mon Apr 16 2001 00:01:00

WAL-MART NO. 2

Fortune: Pop Blows Up; Whither Web Film?updated: Mon Oct 02 2000 00:01:00

Now that the masters of hype have decided they can't make online films fly, Internet entertainment executives are wondering who can. Earlier this month two of Hollywood's most cutting-edge studios-...

Fortune: PORTFOLIO TALK HOW TO SPOT TRENDS FOR FUN AND PROFITupdated: Mon Sep 11 1989 00:01:00

Edward Antoian, 33, is a baby-boomer with a wife and two kids in the suburbs and a mobile phone in his briefcase. He's a pro at discovering companies that should benefit from social and economic tr...

Money Magazine: Ought you to be in pictures?updated: Sun Mar 01 1987 00:01:00

If you've been hankering to get in on the action in Hollywood, there are plenty of dealmakers ready to rake in your antes. In the past nine months Ron Howard, Dick Clark, Dino De Laurentiis and Aar...

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