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Enjoy Your Stay: The Top 10 Movies About Hotels/Motels

We all from time to time enjoy a comfortable stay when vacationing anywhere in the world. So why should movie characters not appreciate a great place to stay as well? Interestingly, big screen hotels and motels almost play an important part as an extra movie character in addition to serving as a backdrop to the proceedings.

In Enjoy Your Stay: The Top 10 Movies About Hotels/Motels let’s look at some special selections where hotels and motels in film are featured and play a primary role in plot and theme. Cinematic room service has never been so accommodating.

The Enjoy Your Stay: The Top 10 Movies About Hotels/Motels selections are (in alphabetical order):

1.) The Best Exotic Manigold Hotel (2011)

Director John Madden’s The Best Exotic Manigold Hotel juggles various topical matters at hand: the aging process, deception in advertising, exotic travel and cultural clashing. Madden assembles a notable cast
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K-Pop Gives American Pop A Run For Its Money

K-Pop Gives American Pop A Run For Its Money
The Associated Press, Teresa Cerojano

Manila, Philippines — How did Seoul become Asia's capital of cool?

Even here in the Philippines, once an undisputed bastion of American pop and Hollywood movies, South Korean pop music, soap operas and fashion are now all the rage.

"I want the same brown, but slightly blonde color, as Sandara's hair," says 22-year-old hotel worker Kins Wu, referring to girl band singer Sandara Park as she sifts through color samples at a Manila branch of a Korean hair salon.

The phenomenon, known as "Hallyu" in Korean, took off around the start of the millennium with TV soap operas that became huge hits with Asians of all ages. Then came K-pop music, with its flashy choreographed dance moves, now imitated by teenagers from Beijing to Bangkok.

South Korean President Lee Myung-bak ranks the overseas success of "K-pop" among his country's top achievements, and the government operates a
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Page 2: The Wolverine, Moby, The Exorcist, Jaleel White, The Shining, Rich Ross, Pulp Fiction, Michael Emerson, Day & Night, Black Swan

Page 2: The Wolverine, Moby, The Exorcist, Jaleel White, The Shining, Rich Ross, Pulp Fiction, Michael Emerson, Day & Night, Black Swan
What is Page 2? Page 2 is a compilation of stories and news tidbits, which for whatever reason, didn’t make the front page of /Film. After the jump we’ve included 30 different items, fun images, videos, casting tidbits, articles of interest and more. It’s like a mystery grab bag of movie web related goodness. If you have any interesting items that we might've missed that you think should go in /Film's Page 2 - email us [1]! LOLCats: A cat takes on a Delek. [gammasquad [2]] FunnyorDie [3] has posted a short featuring "Urkel" Jaleel White reenacting Big Momma’s House. The new Beavis and Butt-Head will be watching "Jersey Shore, Ufc matches and user-generated videos from YouTube, in addition to music videos." [nymag [4]] [5] South Korean artist Sam Kim created this piece of Star Wars fan art. [coolvibe [6]] IO9 [7] lists 10 Greatest Rappers Who Starred in Science Fiction and Fantasy Films. Watch The Exorcist retold in 60 seconds with clay.
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