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The latest stories from the Entertainment & Arts section of the BBC News web site.


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Sony hack is 'US security issue'
The cyber attack on Sony that forced a major film release to be pulled is being viewed as a national security matter, the White House says.

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Morricone regrets Eastwood rejection
Renowned Italian film composer Ennio Morricone tells the BBC's Will Gompertz that he regrets turning down the chance to compose music for Clint Eastwood.

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Italian film star Lisi dies aged 78
Italian screen actress Virna Lisi, famed in the 1960s for appearing opposite stars including Frank Sinatra, dies at the age of 78.

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George III drawing is uncovered
An eccentric architectural plan thought to have been drawn by King George III during his period of "madness" is discovered at the British Library.

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Churchill painting sells for 1.8m
A painting by Sir Winston Churchill sells for almost 1.8m at auction, almost double the previous record for one of his artworks.

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Marigold Hotel chosen for royal gala
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is selected as the next Royal Film Performance.

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Ben Haenow heading for number one
Ben Haenow is heading for Christmas number one as he increases his lead in the midweek charts, just three days after winning the X Factor.

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CS Lewis letter sells for thousands
A previously unknown and unpublished letter from writer and scholar CS Lewis makes 4,600 at auction in Gloucestershire.

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Arts: Time.com
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•  9 Spooky Posters Inspired by Tim Burton?s Big Eyes
Artists took their inspiration from Margaret Keane's famous paintings
•  Stephen Colbert: A Great Talk-Show Host? No, the Greatest!
Farewell to a magnificent comic actor who skewered the news, the media and his own blowhard character ? and made it all incorrigibly, indelibly appealing
•  This Is How Much It?s Costing Sony to Cancel The Interview
The Interview reportedly cost around $44 million to make
•  Andrew Lloyd Webber Will Pen Tunes for School of Rock Musical
The creative team also includes Glenn Slater of 'Tangled' and Julian Fellowes of 'Downton Abbey'

BBC Culture
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•  Why North Korea fears this film
The nation promises ?merciless retaliation? against the filmmakers behind The Interview. What?s so threatening about this film? Simon Fowler takes a look.
•  Ten films that were buried
From Disney?s Song of the South to the Karen Carpenter biopic staged entirely with Barbie dolls, some movies have proved too controversial to be seen.
•  Is the final Hobbit film a flop?
As Peter Jackson brings his Middle Earth saga to a close, Nicholas Barber asks whether The Battle of the Five Armies is worthwhile or unnecessary.
•  Why the world loves Dickens
Festivals celebrating the great writer take place every year, from Texas to Mumbai to Holland. What makes him so attractive, all these years after his death?
•  How The Simpsons changed TV
As the ground-breaking American series turns 25, Stephen Dowling reflects on the revolutionary style of comedy its writers introduced.
•  Words with no English translation
A new book reveals 50 distinctive terms from around the world, including a Swedish word meaning ?the road-like reflection of the moon on water?.

Books: NYTimes
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•  ArtsBeat: Cuba: A Reading List
•  Dick Cavett: By the Book
•  The Unbreakable Laura Hillenbrand
•  Michiko Kakutani, Janet Maslin and Dwight Garner?s Favorite Books of 2014
•  Your Home on a Coffee Table


Theater: NYTimes
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•  Theater Review: ?Horse Girls,? a Black Comedy at the Cell
•  ArtsBeat: Andrew Lloyd Webber?s ?School of Rock? Musical Coming to Broadway in November
•  Movie Review: ?Annie? Remake Stars Quvenzhan Wallis
•  ArtsBeat: Behind the Poster: ?Pocatello?
•  ArtsBeat: Cuba: A Reading List

    
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