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alt text Acclaimed Photographer Jesse Frohman’s New Book “Kurt Cobain: The Last Session”

Kurt Cobain: The Last Session captures the iconic artist at a critical moment in his life and career in new, photographic, cultural time capsule book From acclaimed photographer Jesse Frohman, KURT COBAIN: The Last Session (Thames & Hudson, November 1, 2014) is an experiential book that combines... 

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS IN THE USA

MARK BURNETT REUNITES WITH MIKE DARNELL TO PRODUCE A PRIMETIME EVENT GAME SHOW FOR ABC, “500 QUESTIONS” (Working Title)

New Show from One Three Media and Warner Horizon Television Extends the Network’s Relationship with the Emmy®-Winning Producer of “Shark Tank” ABC has made a direct-to-series... 

“THE VIEW” WELCOMES STARS FROM ABC’S NEW FALL LINEUP INCLUDING VIOLA DAVIS, JUDD HIRSCH, ANTHONY ANDERSON AND TRACEE ELLIS ROSS, WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 22

“The View,” is a live, one-hour daily talk show from ABC (11:00 a.m.-12:00 noon, ET) featuring moderator Whoopi Goldberg, Rosie O’Donnell, Rosie Perez and Nicolle Wallace.... 

alt text Hatsune Miku to perform on David Letterman before MIKU EXPO 2014

International sensation Hatsune Miku, the virtual idol at the forefront of Crypton Future Media’s vocaloid software, will make her American television debut on The... 

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BACK LOT MUSIC PRESENTS THE BOXTROLLS ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK Featuring Original Music by Academy Award®-Winning Composer Dario Marianelli and an Original Song... 

alt text Acclaimed Photographer Jesse Frohman’s New Book “Kurt Cobain: The Last Session”

Kurt Cobain: The Last Session captures the iconic artist at a critical moment in his life and career in new, photographic, cultural time capsule book From acclaimed photographer... 

alt text KRISPY KREME & SONY PICTURES CONSUMER PRODUCTS CELEBRATE GHOSTBUSTERS ANNIVERSARY WITH NEW DOUGHNUTS

GHOSTBUSTERS 30TH MILESTONE ANNIVERSARY WITH GHOSTBUSTERS AND STAY PUFT MARSHMALLOW DOUGHNUTS Winston-Salem, N.C., (September 16, 2014) – Switch on your proton packs because... 

J!-ENT INTERVIEWS/ARTICLES

alt text Stan Lee and Directors of Captain America: The Winter Soldier Celebrate Blu-ray Release

In celebration of the Blu–ray & DVD release of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, directors... 

alt text J-POP SUMMIT FESTIVAL 2014 TURNS IT UP TO 11 by Kenneth Eric Tran (J!-ENT Event Coverage)

The 6th annual J-Pop Summit Festival returned to the beautiful confines of Union Square for a twilight... 

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS AROUND THE WORLD

alt text Australian Series NEIGHBOURS Debuts on Hulu

Legendary Australian Soap Opera NEIGHBOURS to Make American Debut July 14, Exclusively on Hulu and Hulu... 

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alt text Hatsune Miku to perform on David Letterman before MIKU EXPO 2014

International sensation Hatsune Miku, the virtual idol at the forefront of Crypton Future Media’s... 

2014 J-POP SUMMIT FESTIVAL SETS NEW ATTENDANCE RECORD WITH MASSIVE WEEKEND CELEBRATION OF JAPANESE POP CUTURE

S.F.’s Annual Japanese Pop Culture Extravaganza Attracts Huge Crowds For Music, Anime, Film, Fashion... 

GLOBAL ROCK ICONS X JAPAN ANNOUNCE ON SALE DATE FOR OCTOBER 11th MADISON SQUARE GARDEN CONCERT

TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, AUGUST 1st AT 10:00AM   LOS ANGELES, CA (July 28th, 2014) – Internationally... 

ANIME RELATED NEWS

alt text CRUNCHYROLL TO EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE STREAM “KAREN SENKI”

PREMIERE EVENT WITH SPECIAL GUEST KAREN SENKI AND SAKURA WARS CREATOR OHJI HIROI TO BE HELD AT ANIME... 

VIZ MEDIA CELEBRATES PREMIERE OF REMASTERED ENGLISH DUB SAILOR MOON EPISODES ON NEON ALLEY AND HULU WITH A SPECIAL “MOONLIGHT PARTY”

September 5th Virtual Live Stream Event Includes Real Time Q&A And Trivia Contest With Valuable Prizes San... 

COMIC/MANGA NEWS & REVIEWS

VIZ MEDIA EXPANDS GLOBAL PRESENCE WITH MANGA TO BE SHOWCASED AT INTERNATIONAL POP CULTURE AND COMIC CONVENTIONS

Simon & Schuster UK To Feature VIZ Media Titles In India and London; Madman Entertainment Group To... 

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MARK BURNETT REUNITES WITH MIKE DARNELL TO PRODUCE A PRIMETIME EVENT GAME SHOW FOR ABC, “500 QUESTIONS” (Working Title)

New Show from One Three Media and Warner Horizon Television Extends the Network’s Relationship with the Emmy®-Winning Producer of “Shark Tank” ABC has made a direct-to-series order for a new event... 

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BACK LOT MUSIC PRESENTS THE BOXTROLLS ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK Featuring Original Music by Academy Award®-Winning Composer Dario Marianelli and an Original Song with Words & Music by Comedy... 

alt text Acclaimed Photographer Jesse Frohman’s New Book “Kurt Cobain: The Last Session”

Kurt Cobain: The Last Session captures the iconic artist at a critical moment in his life and career in new, photographic, cultural time capsule book From acclaimed photographer Jesse Frohman, KURT COBAIN:... 

BLU-RAY REVIEWS

alt text Third Person (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

“Third Person” is a film that audiences may regard as his best or worse film which he had written and directed.  For those who are inspired by Haggis’ box office hits may grumble that... 

alt text Very Good Girls (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

“Very Good Girls” is an entertaining film that is a straightforward coming-of-age film about two best friends during the summer and their friendship being tested over a guy.  A fresh take... 

alt text Puella Magi Madoka Magica The Movie: Limited Edition (a J!-ENT Anime on Blu-ray Disc Review)

You don’t usually come across a magical girl anime storyline with wonderful anime production, fantastic music but also a sudden twist in its storyline going from cute and sweet to sudden helplessness... 

alt text Firestorm (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

There is no doubt that director Alan Yuen has once again set the bar for action and visual effects in a Hong Kong film with “Firestorm”.  Featuring a wonderful performance from Andy Lau and... 

alt text All That Jazz – The Criterion Collection #724 (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

“All That Jazz” is a film that is indicative of Bob Fosse’s theatrical and musical brilliance heightened by wonderful performances, especially from actor Roy Scheider and editing by... 

alt text Think Like a Man Too (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

“Think Like a Man Too” transitions from singles in a relationship to marriage and possible parenthood!  A hilarious and fun film that reunites the director and cast of the first film.  Recommended! Images... 

alt text Victim (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

“Victim” is a British crime drama that deals with inner city crime and people who are a victim of poverty, their environment and surrounding. But yet one wants desperately to break the cycle.... 

alt text Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack / Godzilla Against Mechagodzilla (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

“Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack / Godzilla Against Mechagodzilla” are two awesome, action-packed Godzilla films that are worth owning! Better storylines,... 

alt text Captain America: The Winter Soldier (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

“Captain America: The Winter Soldier” is thrilling, action-packed and a damn good superhero film! And for the Blu-ray release, “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” is one of the... 

DVD REVIEWS

alt text Silver Spoon: Complete 1st Season (a J!-ENT Anime DVD Review)

“Silver Spoon: Complete 1st Season” was a big surprise! Not only is it a realistic and entertaining series from the creator of “Fullmetal Alchemist”, Hiromu Arakwa. But it’s... 

alt text Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Season One (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” is an entertaining, thrilling TV series that manages to take on various storyline plots from the big screen and bring it to audiences on television.... 

alt text Oreimo 2: Limited Edition Complete Box Set (a J!-ENT Anime DVD Review)

“Oreimo 2″ is a fantastic conclusion to this fun and entertaining anime series!  “Oreimo 2: Limited Edition Complete Box Set” is recommended! Image courtesy of © Tsukasa... 

alt text The Goldbergs: The Complete First Season (a J!-ENT DVD Review)

“The Goldbergs” is nostalgic, hilarious comedy that I look forward to watching and I can’t wait for season two! “The Goldbergs: The Complete First Season” is recommended! ©... 

alt text The Blacklist: The Complete First Season (a J!-ENT DVD Review)

“The Blacklist: The Complete First Season” is a magnificent television series worth checking out! Riveting, exciting and one of the best drama series on television! The acting, the writing,... 

VIDEO GAME NEWS

FOUR WAYS TO ENJOY THE NEW SUPER SMASH BROS. FOR NINTENDO 3DS DEMO

FOUR WAYS TO ENJOY THE NEW SUPER SMASH BROS. FOR NINTENDO 3DS DEMO Sept. 12, 2014 To make the wait... 

SUPER SMASH BROS., AMIIBO, POKÉMON AND NEW HARDWARE BUNDLES STAR IN NINTENDO’S HOLIDAY LINEUP

Pre-Orders for First 12 amiibo Figures Kick off Nintendo’s Holiday Season REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 29,... 

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