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<p>&nbsp;Justin Timberlake's &quot;The 20/20 Experience&quot; cover</p>

 Justin Timberlake's "The 20/20 Experience" cover

Can Justin Timberlake's 'The 20/20 Experience' make it 3 weeks atop the Billboard 200?

What are New Kids On The Block doing in the top 10?

Justin Timberlake’s “The 20/20 Experience” makes it three weeks in a row, as the title looks like a sure bet to stay at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 next week. If it does, the album will be the first title to spent a trio of weeks at No.1 since Taylor Swift's "Red" last year.

Timberlake, whose third solo album has already surpassed the million mark in its first two weeks will likely at another 150,000 to its tally next week.

That gives it a good lead over The Band Perry’s sophomore set, “Pioneer,” which will come it at No. 2 with sales of up to 120,000, making the two titles the only two to top the 100,000 mark next week, according to Hits Daily Double.

Joining The Band Perry with Top 10 debuts are Tyler, The Creator, whose “Wolf” comes in at No. 3 with sales of up to 95,000; New Kids on the Block’s “10,” which enters at No. 6 with up to 50,000 in sales and Killswitch Engage’s “Disarm The Descent” at No. 7.

Rounding out the top 10, last week’s No. 3, Blake Shelton’s “Based on a True Story...” will likely fall to No. 4, Lil Wayne’s “I Am Not A Human Being II” drops three places to No. 5, Imagine Dragons’ “Night Vision” is at No. 8, Pink’s “The Truth About Love”  is at No. 9 and Bruno Mars’ “Unorthodox Jukebox” is at No. 10.



 

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<p>Corinne Kaplan of &quot;Survivor: Caramoan&quot;</p>

Corinne Kaplan of "Survivor: Caramoan"

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Interview: Corinne Kaplan talks 'Survivor: Caramoan'

Wednesday's blindside still stings for the 'Gabon' Favorite
Depending on whether or not you count Brandon Hantz's self-immolation as a formal "Survivor" elimination -- he was voted off, but not at a real Tribal Council -- it had been a long time since a Favorite went home in this second "Fans vs. Favorites" installment. 
 
And if everything had gone according to plan, another fan was going to be sent packing on Wednesday's (April 3) episode. It seemed as if everybody had a tacit agreement that Sherri was going to be departing next, which worked out for several of the myriad secret alliances bubbling up post-Merge.
 
But then Corinne Kaplan told her increasingly insecure buddy Dawn about a not-so-hypothetical hypothetical situation in which she was joining with several of the Fans to turn around after Sherri's elimination and vote Phillip out. Remembering her failures in her own season, Dawn told Cochran about Corinne's plan and soon everybody knew and suddenly Corinne went from seemingly pulling all the strings to being blindsided.
 
Just another week on "Survivor."
 
In this week's exit interview, the always quotable "Survivor: Gabon" veteran discusses the pain of being blindsided, her confusion at Dawn's flip, her frustration at Erik's wishy-washy vote and being frazzled by Phillip's craziness. 
 
Click through for the full Q&A...
 
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<p>James McAvoy in &quot;Trance.&quot;</p>

James McAvoy in "Trance."

Credit: Fox Searchlight Pictures

Tell us what you thought of 'Trance'

Danny Boyle's trippy new heist thriller opens today

As I wrote in yesterday's best-to-worst overview of Danny Boyle's filmography, the otherwise cutting-edge "Trance" is something of a trip back in time for the Oscar-winning British director -- a return to the slick, sprightly genre filmmaking he routinely practised before "Slumdog Millionaire" and "127 Hours" elevated him to prestige status. That's not to say the film is a triumph. As eye-and-ear candy, it pretty irresistible; as psychological thriller, for all its convoluted structuring, I thought it shallow, rather silly stuff. (You can read my thoughts in more detail, for Time Out, here.) Still, there's much fun to be had here, and our colleague Drew McWeeny was more seduced than I was.

Expect a good time, then, but don't expect a third straight Best Picture nomination for Boyle. (A Best Cinematography nod for Anthony Dod Mantle's molten vision of modern London, however, would be well-deserved.) If you see it this weekend, be sure to check back and tell us what you thought -- and do vote in the poll below. 

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<p>&quot;Jurassic Park 3D&quot;</p>

"Jurassic Park 3D"

Credit: Universal Pictures

Tell us what you thought of 'Jurassic Park 3D'

Steven Spielberg's post-conversion dino adventure hits theaters today

I have a feeling most movie-going audiences will be hitting up "Jurassic Park 3D" this weekend. Universal staked out the perfect territory to unleash this one and grab some more cash for what was already a record-breaking box office wonder to begin with. I've written my appreciation of the film as well as the 3D conversion, and we've also offered up a list of other past films that we might consider seeing in 3D if the conversions were up to snuff. Now it's time to hear what you took away from this one.

Again, Spielberg's film picked up three Oscars 20 years ago, but the night was dominated by his other effort, the Holocaust drama "Schindler's List," which itself picked up seven. Two decades on and the director is still capable of delivering spectacle in one hand and drama in the other, witnessed just two years ago with "The Adventures of Tintin" and "War Horse." There are few filmmakers who could bring something back around and make it as big as "Jurassic Park 3D" is likely to be. If you get a chance to see it this weekend, come on back here and give us your thoughts, particularly on the 3D conversion. And feel free to vote in our poll below.

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<p>Danny Brown</p>

Danny Brown

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Listen to a new Danny Brown and Trampy track 'Express Yourself'

Detroit rapper out all spring

N.W.A.'s "Express Yourself" centers on freedom of expression and radio censorship. Madonna's "Express Yourself" is about empowerment and never settling. Danny Brown's "Express Yourself" is about bouncing asses.

To be fair, the Trampy-produced track is inspired by Diplo's own butt-empowering "Express Yourself" featuring Nicky Da B. "Spread your legs and watch your back," it vamps. Back-watching is actually fairly difficult, particularly when one is on the floor...

So anyway, Immaculate Noise favorite Brown has the perfect alto whine in his rhymes for the bumping, purring tone of the track, like he and the keys are in call-and-response.

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<p>Benedict Cumberbatch at the Golden&nbsp;Globes in January</p>

Benedict Cumberbatch at the Golden Globes in January

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Benedict Cumberbatch, Jessica Chastain and Emma Stone line up for Del Toro's 'Crimson Peak'

The film will be the director's 'Pacific Rim' follow-up

The online geek press is lined up and ready to love Guillermo Del Toro's "Pacific Rim," and I've been wondering lately if they might be doing a bit of a disservice to it with such overwhelming hype. I've read the script, which has surely been studio-noted and then some since. It was elegantly written by Travis Beacham and what's most exciting is that an original concept, without the benefit of built-in fandom, got this kind of love in the studio system. So I'm looking forward to it, definitely. I just wish the noise would die down just a little bit, that's all.

In the meantime, the project has allowed Del Toro the chance to break out something like "Crimson Peak," a haunted house picture that could use the success of something like "Pacific Rim" to find its footing. And people are lining up to be a part of it, as Deadline today reports that Benedict Cumberbatch, Jessica Chastain, Emma Stone and Charlie Hunnam have all signed on to star. Hunnam also stars in "Pacific Rim."

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<p>Fleetwood Mac's Steve McVie and Stevie Nicks in 2009</p>

Fleetwood Mac's Steve McVie and Stevie Nicks in 2009

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Watch: Fleetwood Mac premieres new song 'Sad Angel' at tour opener

New EP with two new songs coming on iTunes

Fleetwood Mac kicked off its tour last night in Columbus, Ohio. Along with the usual hits, the veteran band debuted a new song, “Sad Angel.”

[More after the jump...]

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<p>The staff of &quot;The Office&quot;&nbsp;watch the first promo for their documentary.</p>

The staff of "The Office" watch the first promo for their documentary.

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Review: 'The Office' - 'The Promo'

The staff gets their first hint of what the documentary will look like

A review of last night's "The Office" coming up just as soon as we buy an augur together...

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<p>Jack Pierce's make-up may not have scared my kids, but they both seemed riveted by 'Bride Of Frankenstein'</p>

Jack Pierce's make-up may not have scared my kids, but they both seemed riveted by 'Bride Of Frankenstein'

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Film Nerd 2.0 Film Fest kicks off with an unplanned viewing of 'Bride Of Frankenstein'

An accident may have set the stage perfectly for Saturday

The Universal Monsters have loomed large in the imaginations of my kids even before they saw a single film about them. There are Frankenstein and Dracula and Creature From The Black Lagoon toys in the house, and there was a series of monster books that were given to Toshi by his godfather when he was born that were some of his earliest bedtime fascinations.

It's been a slow process of actually introducing the films to them, though, and one of the ones that I've been holding off on was "The Invisible Man." Then one recent afternoon, we were looking at Reelizer, an amazing website featuring alternative poster art, and they saw a killer "Invisible Man" piece of art, and that's all she wrote. They both became determined to see the movie as soon as possible.

Once I decided to do this festival, I started figuring out when I could show them things, and I didn't take into account the baseball practice and the two games that are also happening on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. So the only way it makes sense for them to be able to see everything and still go to bed by 8:00 on Sunday night so they're ready for school the next morning is if we cheat and show the first movie on Thursday.

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<p>Rosario Dawson does some of her strongest work ever in a key role in Danny Boyle's new thriller 'Trance'</p>

Rosario Dawson does some of her strongest work ever in a key role in Danny Boyle's new thriller 'Trance'

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Danny Boyle's 'Trance' is a sly, stealthy thriller with memory on its mind

Rosario Dawson has never been better than she is here

I am wildly fond of Danny Boyle, but I am not always crazy about Danny Boyle's films.

I think ultimately, I like the energy and the wit with which he approaches the puzzle that is filmmaking. He understands that a film is, first and foremost, a theatrical experience. Watching "Trance," I felt the same cool sense of self-assured style that made "Trainspotting" such an electrifying experience the first time. There are points in "Trance" where the soundtrack and the visual palette are like an assault of sorts. It is a powerful visceral experience.

As a script? If you'd asked me 2/3 of the way through the film, I would have told you that I thought it was a stylish but slight riff on the heist thriller. Boyle and his screenwriters Joe Ahearne and John Hodge are ultimately up to something more than that, but it's stealthy and sly and very, very sneaky, and I like that. It helps that Boyle has been playing these kinds of games for 20 years now with audiences, and he's gotten extraordinarily good at the technical craft of what it is that he does. He knows that by the time you sit down in the theater, more likely than not you've seen a trailer that suggests this is going to be a weird mind trip of a movie, and so he lets you know right up front that this is going to be that, but he also drops just enough hints to let you know that he wants it to count.

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<p>&quot;Mad Men&quot; star Vincent Kartheiser</p>

"Mad Men" star Vincent Kartheiser

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Interview: 'Mad Men' star Vincent Kartheiser discusses a maturing Pete Campbell

Or has Don Draper's former adversary matured at all?
By now, you've probably read Denise Martin's Vulture interview with a wonderfully animated Vincent Kartheiser, in which the "Mad Men" star shared his opinions on Twitter and bill-shredding, while also flicking paper footballs at his interrogator. 
 
I had a different kind of interview with Kartheiser. In our conversation, the "Angel" veteran talks about Pete Campbell's development from Don Draper's dangerous wunderkind adversary to his current incarnation, a differently discontented man with a receding hairline, a double-chin and a growing realization that he's no longer the youngest man in the room. 
 
Kartheiser talked about how his own maturation process hasn't always mirrored Pete's and he discussed a physical transformation that includes shaving back that hairline.
 
Throughout the interview, Kartheiser was tearing pieces of paper into one-inch-wide strips and the ripping sounds are frequently audible on my recording. It was only after hearing my colleague's story that I realized those strips were likely nascent paper footballs. 
 
No projectiles were aimed in my direction. But I think it's an interesting interview anyway...
 
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"Scandal"

 "Scandal"

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'Scandal' recap: 'Molly, You in Danger, Girl' but she isn't the only one

Huck and Olivia should watch their backs, too

It's funny that, even in a fictional Washington D.C., we'd find so many characters tortured by the lies they've told. Everyone from the advisor's boyfriend to the President himself seems to lie awake at night, wondering about who they really are other than, of course, lying liars who lie. I guess we should all be happy that fake Washington D.C. has a big, judgmental conscience with which to flog themselves, as I'm pretty sure that's not the case in real life. 

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