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    Hollywood Reporter
    Use this website to locate film, music, theater, and televison reviews and to find out box office statistics. This site also includes entertainment news and links to a variety of blogs.
    Greatest Films
    Includes an assortment of "greatest" movie lists along with a list of top grossing movies, both unadjusted and adjusted for inflation, as well as other resources useful for movie buffs.
    American Film Institute
    Home page of the American Film Institute. See their picks for the 100 greatest movies, funniest movies, and greatest stars.
    Box Office Mojo
    An excellent site for both news and box office statistics on current films.
    Hulu
    Watch your favorite videos right from your browser, anytime, for free. With full episodes of TV shows both current and classic, full-length movies, web originals, and clips of just about everything, Hulu is the place to watch and enjoy premium videos from the biggest names in entertainment.
    TV.com
    An excellent resource for researching current and former television series. Complete with episode summaries, video clips, and much more
    American Federation of Television & Radio Artists
    “AFTRA is a national labor union representing nearly 80,000 performers, journalists and their artists working in the entertainment and news media.” The web site provides information on the organization as well as helpful resources on the business of television and radio.
    The Internet Movie Database
    The premier repository on the Internet of movie-related minutiae. Over 400,000 titles and 1.6 million individual names are contained in the database in addition to biographical details, full cast and crew notes, trivia, reviews, quotes, and more.