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'Lucy' Tops 'Hercules' With $44M At Box Office

Jul 27
Luc Besson's "Lucy" proved mind can overpower muscle, topping a remake of "Hercules" by director Brett Ratner at the box office on the weekend.

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Children look at a 2.7-meter-tall (9-foot) model of a 1998 Godzilla character in a Tokyo auto showroom.

Japanese Fans Speak on the Evolution of 'Godzilla'

By Yuri Kageyama | Jul 28
Japanese fans want it known: The radiation-breathing, skyscraper-stomping monster they call "Gojira" was born right here in Japan, 60 years ago.

A Journey Through Henry David Thoreau's Maine Woods

Jul 28
Don Dahler joins an intrepid group of adventurers traveling more than 300 miles through Maine's backwoods to retrace one of poet Henry David Thoreau's greatest journeys.

Ronald Reagan's One-Liners

Jul 28
Mo Rocca does some digging into the Reagan wit and uncovers a treasure trove of jokes - many written by the man himself - in a very humorous look back on a politician who always had a one-liner at hand.

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Movie Reviews

Dwayne Johnson stars in 'Hercules'

Hercules

By Charlie Nash
Cheap, soulless, and cliché-ridden, this film is best avoided.

Philip Seymour Hoffman stars in 'A Most Wanted Man'

A Most Wanted Man

By Charlie Nash
An intellectually stimulating spy thriller as well as a poignant posthumous tribute to the great Philip Seymour Hoffman, "A Most Wanted Man" is a gripping slow-burn of a film.

A scene from 'Very Good Girls'

Very Good Girls

By Roger Walker-Dack
This tepid, predictable "best friends lost their virginity over the summer" flick is a Very Poor Movie.

Scarlett Johansson stars in 'Lucy'

Lucy

By Kevin Taft
Besson has big ideas that get taken over by his "Transporter"-style need for over-the-top action and violence.

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