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Review: Turturro’s ‘Gigolo’ is an oddball charmer

This image released by Millennium Entertainment shows Woody Allen, left, and John Turturro in a scene from "Fading Gigolo." (AP Photo/Millennium Entertainment, JoJo Whilden)

We’ll totally forgive you if, as “Fading Gigolo” begins, you’re mistakenly convinced you’re watching a Woody Allen movie. There are those familiar white-on-black titles, the classy jazz on the soundtrack, and Allen’s unmistakable voice, too, setting the scene.

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Disney Channel’s ‘Jessie’ breaks romantic ground

This photo released by Disney Channel shows Debby Ryan, left, and Jillian Rose Reed, in "Acting With the Frenemy," a new episode of "Jessie," airing on Friday, April 27, 2014, (7:30 PM - 8:00 PM ET/PT), on the Disney Channel. The title character of Disney Channel's "Jessie," starring Ryan, becomes engaged in a four-episode arc that will conclude the season this fall. (AP Photo/Disney Channel, Tony Rivetti)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The title character of “Jessie” heads in an unprecedented direction for a Disney Channel series: toward the altar.

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Young raises $6M in Kickstarter campaign for Pono

This Sept. 27, 2012 file photo shows singer-songwriter Neil Young posing for a portrait at The Carlyle hotel in New York. Young has raised more than $6 million through a Kickstarter campaign to fund his digital music project PonoMusic. Kickstarter closed the campaign Tuesday after raising 6.2 million through 18,000 supporters. The campaign is the third most funded project for Kickstarter. (Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP, file)

NEW YORK (AP) — Neil Young has raised more than $6 million through a Kickstarter campaign to fund the singer-songwriter’s digital music project PonoMusic.

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Jenny McCarthy announces engagement on ‘The View’

This image released by ABC shows co-host Jenny McCarthy showing off her ring after she announced her engagement to fiance Donnie Wahlberg on the daytime series "The View," Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in New York. (AP Photo/ABC, Heidi Gutman)

NEW YORK (AP) — Jenny McCarthy had big news to share Wednesday on “The View”: She’s engaged to Donnie Wahlberg.

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Review: ‘Transcendence’ like a clunky TED talk

This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Morgan Freeman, from left, Cillian Murphy, and Rebecca Hall in a scene from "Transcendence." (AP Photo/Warner Bros. Pictures, Peter Mountain)

HAL has come a long way.

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