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The site Cracked.com recently wrote about 12 movie moments that were achieved through the tyranny of dictators – uh, DIRECTORS – who would do nearly anything to fulfill their moviemaking vision.

While some of it is surely exaggerated (or muted) there is something both romantic and frightening at the same time. But if you look closely, you’ll see that the majority happened over 30 years ago (aside from David O. Russel’s famous Huckabee’s tantrum).  We started to wonder – why did it end?  And these are the answers we came up with.

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If you thought that the drama would end when the bridezilla and groomzilla have said their vows, forget it. The honeymoon is every bit as important as the wedding, at least to many who get married. Which is why you’ll find the world has no shortage of lavish, luxurious and special honeymoon suites.

With summer approaching upon us and wedding season almost here, we thought we’d scope out a few suites that should assure bliss.

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Screen legend Elizabeth Taylor’s renowned collection of jewellery, art, clothing and memorabilia will be sold at a series of auctions, auction house Christie’s announced on Saturday.

“Christie’s will be selling the historic collection of Elizabeth Taylor,” Christie’s said in a statement.

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The iconic eyepatch worn by John Wayne in his 1969 film True Grit is to be sold at auction.

Other personal items of Wayne’s will also be sold at the auction, including the US actor’s Golden Globe which he won for playing Marshal Rooster Cogburn in the movie, as well as his cowboy boots, hats, driving licence, passport and various movie scripts with Wayne’s handwriting.

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It’s probably one of the last places on earth you’d expect to find a Michael Jackson statue, but Craven Cottage, home ground of Fulham FC, is now home to a seven-foot tribute to the late singer.

The controversial statue of Jackson, commissioned by Fulham FC owner Mohamed Al Fayed, was unveiled at Craven Cottage in west London earlier this week.

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Taylor Swift received the top honour at the 46th Academy of Country Music Awards held at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Sunday night, winning the entertainer of the year award.

The 21-year-old songstress beat the likes of Keith Urban, Brad Paisley, and even the night’s overall winner, Miranda Lambert, to take home the coveted award.

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You’ve heard the YouTube viral hit, Rebecca Black’s Friday, which has been described as the “worst song ever”.

Now, the song has received the star treatment, with US comedians Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Fallon performing it live on Friday’s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.

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Model and actress Elizabeth Hurley filed for divorce from Arun Nayar, her husband of four years, on Friday.

In the divorce papers filed at London’s High Court, Hurley cited the Indian textile heir’s “unreasonable behaviour” as the reason behind the marriage breakdown.

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A French skyscraper climber known as ‘Spider-Man’ has scaled the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai.

Alain Robert took just over six hours to climb the 828-metre (2,717-foot) building, including the tapered spire above its top floors.

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British designer Max Parker has launched the world’s most expensive poker set – priced at £4.4 million.

The set boasts 384 solid 18-carat white gold chips encrusted with precious stones, as well as four platinum-plated decks of cards.

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