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David Beckham and his son Brooklyn were involved in a car accident on Saturday. According to reports, the crash happened after David picked up Brooklyn from a match at the Arsenal soccer team's center in Hertfordshire, England. The father and son did not suffer serious injuries, although an eyewitness reportedly said the retired soccer star's shoulder appeared to be hurting. According to The Telegraph, the driver's side of David's Audi was damaged, and the vehicle's air bags deployed upon impact. "They were shaken," a source reportedly told the newspaper. "It was quite a heavy prang at quite a speed, but everybody walked away uninjured. Everybody's fine." People's source made a similar statement, saying, "David and Brooklyn were shaken by the accident but thankfully Ok." »
David Beckham and his son Brooklyn were reportedly involved in a car accident in Hertfordshire, England on Saturday, Nov. 29, according to The Telegraph. The incident occurred after the former soccer pro picked up Brooklyn, 15, from his soccer game at Arsenal's training ground. "They were shaken. It was quite a heavy prang at quite a speed but everybody walked away uninjured," a source tells The Telegraph. "Everybody's fine. Thankfully the car's airbags deployed." The site also notes that one of Brooklyn's opponents witnessed the reported accident. "Weird [...] »
The story centers on another family wedding that exposes a longtime family secret and brings the Portokalos family together again.
Source: Variety »
- Garth Franklin
First announced back in May, Universal Pictures has acquired domestic and some international distribution rights for My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2, with original My Big Fat Greek Wedding stars Nia Vardalos and John Corbett reprising their roles as Toula and Ian.
Kirk Jones (Nanny McPhee) has signed on to direct from a script by Nia Vardalos, which centers on another family wedding that exposes a longtime family secret and brings the Portokalos family back together again. No other cast members have been confirmed at this time.
Playtone partners Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson and Gary Goetzman are returning to produce the sequel, as they did on the original My Big Fat Greek Wedding, which grossed over $241 million domestically and $368 million worldwide, making it one of the most successful indie films of all time. No production schedule was given for the sequel.
The holidays are almost upon us, and if you just can't wait to re-watch seasonal classics like "White Christmas" or "The Muppet Christmas Carol," they're available right now on Netflix. There are also a few Thanksgiving-themed movies you can stream, our favorite being, of course, "Planes, Trains and Automobiles."
There's something for almost every taste, whether you want something nice like an animated film for the kids or something very naughty, like "Bad Santa."
1. "American Son" (2008) R
Nick Cannon stars as a young Marine who's just completed basic training and is about to ship out to Iraq: But first, he's home for a volatile four-day Thanksgiving with friends and family.
2. "The House of Yes" (1997) R
- Sharon Knolle
This summer, we're going to be taking a look at the summer movie season from a number of different angles. Kristopher Tapley put up a great piece yesterday about his favorite summer movie summer, back in 1989, and you can expect three more of those. We also just posted a gallery of people we think have a chance at being breakout stars by the time September rolls around. But each month, we're also going to be taking a look at people who are at a crossroads, people who are having defining moments, people who are either on the wane or on the rise, and we're going to spotlight them. We're going to look at the stakes for them this summer, and how this could change things for them. May is kicking off the summer movie season this year with "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," which brings us to our first star… Emma Stone »
- Drew McWeeny
6 items from 2014