Movies

John Travolta pays tribute to Olivia Newton-John

'My dearest Olivia, you made all of our lives so much better'

Originally Published: 08 AUG 22 16:17 ET Updated: 08 AUG 22 16:39 ET By Sandra Gonzalez, CNN (CNN) -- Actor John Travolta, who co-starred with Olivia Newton-John in the hit movie musical "Grease," has posted a statement in tribute to…

Olivia Newton-John, singer and actress, dead at 73

'Olivia has been a symbol of triumphs and hope for over 30 years'

Originally Published: 08 AUG 22 15:37 ET Updated: 08 AUG 22 16:06 ET By Brandon Griggs, CNN (CNN) -- Olivia Newton-John, the Australian singer whose breathy voice and wholesome beauty made her one of the biggest pop stars of the…

Hallmark to debut romance with a lead who has Down Syndrome

Hallmark Movies & Mysteries diversifying content

Originally Published: 14 APR 22 11:15 ET Updated: 14 APR 22 14:31 ET By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Hallmark Movies & Mysteries is diversifying its content. The cable channel is set to feature a romance with a lead…

'Scream' dethrones 'Spider-Man' with a solid box office debut

Originally Published: 16 JAN 22 11:31 ET By Frank Pallotta, CNN Business (CNN) -- Even Spider-Man isn't safe from Ghostface. Paramount's "Scream" — the fifth installment in the long running slasher franchise — notched an estimated $30.6 million at the…

Sidney Poitier, Hollywood's first Black movie star, dies at 94

Poitier was first Black man to win best actor Oscar

Originally Published: 07 JAN 22 10:32 ET Updated: 08 JAN 22 09:01 ET By Brandon Griggs, CNN (CNN) -- Sidney Poitier, whose elegant bearing and principled onscreen characters made him Hollywood's first Black movie star and the first Black…

Actress Betty White dead at 99

White died weeks before a milestone birthday

Originally Published: 31 DEC 21 14:48 ET Updated: 31 DEC 21 14:49 ET By Todd Leopold, CNN (CNN) -- Betty White, the self-described "lucky old broad" whose sweetly sarcastic senior citizen characters were a beloved fixture on TV shows and…

Spider-Man could be the biggest box office hero of the year

It's a remarkable milestone during a pandemic

Originally Published: 17 DEC 21 11:01 ET Updated: 18 DEC 21 12:16 ET By Frank Pallotta, CNN Business (CNN) -- "Everybody loves a hero." The immortal words of Aunt May from 2004's "Spider-Man 2" ring truer than ever this weekend…

Betty White is turning 100 and we're all invited

White invites fan to celebrate with her in a special movie event

Originally Published: 16 DEC 21 14:12 ET Updated: 17 DEC 21 10:08 ET By Marianne Garvey, CNN (CNN) -- Betty White is about to turn 100 and she'll celebrate in a big way. White, former Golden Girl and national treasure,…

Crossroads Community Band to perform Veterans Day Concert

The concert is free and open to the public

VICTORIA, Texas - On Tuesday, Nov. 9, the Crossroads Community Band will perform a Veterans Day Concert at 7 p.m. at the Victoria Fine Arts Center, 1002 Sam Houston Drive in Victoria. The concert is free and open to the…