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‘The Outer Limits’ Getting the Movie Treatment from ‘Doctor Strange’ Director Scott Derrickson

With Warner Brothers struggling to bring their 'Twilight Zone' movie reboot into production, it's funny to see MGM swoop in and announce that 'Doctor Strange' director Scott Derrickson and C. Robert Cargill (who previously wrote 'Sinister' together) will be collaborating on making a big screen adaptation of 'The Outer Limits.'

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Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images
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The Top 10 Gerry Goffin Songs [Video]

Gerry Goffin passed away last night at the age of 75. The former husband of another songwriting legend, Carole King; Goffin, with King and others, combined to write 50 Top 40 hits in their careers, which span over five decades.

Out of the spotlight his more famous wife enjoyed, Goffin had a hand in some of the biggest hits of my younger years, and I put him right up there with John Lennon, Paul McCartney, and Burt Bacharach as someone who defined the Baby Boom generation.

Here are the top ten Gerry Goffin songs, some co-written with King, some co-written with others, but all of them timeless in their own way.

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New Movies This Week: ‘Jersey Boys’ and ‘Think Like a Man Too’ [Video]

This weekend, we get two new movies that aren't your traditional summer fare—the first an adaptation of a beloved musical, the other a sequel to a somewhat surprising hit from not long ago.

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Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images
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Buzzword Alert: Wil Weaton and ‘Game Of Thrones’ [Video]

Wil Weaton is kind of a jerk. Or at least that's his public personna.

Maybe in real life he's nice.

But his character (he plays himself) on CBS' "The Big Bang Theory" or his snarkiness on his own show, "The Wil Weaton Project" on SyFy -- SyFy?? -- really make it hard to like him.

And now he's buzzing all over the interwebs.

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Dan Mircobich/AFP/Getty Images
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O.J. Did It, Say Overwhelming Numbers In New Poll

If I said to you "What cable channel is NatGeo?," would you know it's the National Geographic Channel?

The network I used to equate with shows about giraffes has a new multi-part series debuting Fourth of July weekend. And it's all about the '90s and Simpson.

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The Grand Lady Riverboat
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WFGR’s Awesome ’80s Cruise Moves to July 25

WFGR's Awesome '80s Cruise on The Grand Lady Riverboat, hosted by Classic Hits 98.7 WFGR and Jojo Girard, has been rescheduled to July 25.

It was to have been June 27.

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Jason Merritt/Getty Images
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Suzanne Somers’ Palm Springs Retreat for Sale at $14.5 Million

The world has known and loved Suzanne Somers for more than 40 years.

Her acting career includes her 1973 breakthrough cameo as the blonde beauty in the Thunderbird in the movie “American Grafitti;” her ditzy character, Chrissy Snow, on TV show “Three’s Company,” from 1977 through 1981; and as Carol Lambert on TV show “Step by Step” from 1991 through 1998.

In between, her life was a whirlwind with Playboy pictorials, Thighmaster spokeswoman and another TV series that ran two years, “She’s the Sheriff.”

The 67-year-old Somers, and her TV host husband, Alan Hamel, who turned 78 years old on Sunday, have created an earthy and glamorous Palm Springs, Calif., estate. They just put it on the market with an asking price of $14.5 million.

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Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images
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Elton Remembers Casey Kasem at Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival [Video]

Elton John is remembering the late Casey Kasem.

In his closing set at Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn., on Sunday night, the veteran rocker dedicated his performance of "Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me" to the radio legend, who died earlier Sunday. Kasem was 82 years old.

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Weekend Box Office Report: ’22 Jump Street’ Schools ‘How to Train Your Dragon 2′

Everyone expected '22 Jump Street' and 'How to Train Your Dragon 2' to open well, but you won't find many people who expected the raunchy R-rated comedy to open bigger than the family friendly animated adventure. But here we are! Both films opened well, but '22 Jump Street,' like the first film, is has taken a hammer to all expectations.

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Getty Images/Kevin Winter
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Casey Kasem Dies — and Lives at 98.7 WFGR [Video]

Casey Kasem passed away early Sunday morning.

Classic Hits 98.7 WFGR reported it HERE, and many accolades and tributes to the man who invented the Top 40 countdown show started pouring in.

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‘Dumb and Dumber To’ Stars Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels Promote Sequel on ‘Tonight Show’ [Video]

'Dumb and Dumber 2' (officially titled 'Dumb and Dumber To') might not be hitting theaters until November (you've already waited 20 years to see it, you can hold out a few more months), but stars Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels are already hard at work on the promo trail.

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Courtesy NBC
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Steve Buscemi Responds to Buscemi Eyes Memes on ‘Late Night’ [Video]

One of our favorite Internet memes is Steve Buscemi Eyes.

No celebrity is safe from the scary, creepy peepers of Mr. Buscemi.

Until recently, Buscemi has been pretty silent about the meme, never really commenting on it.

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