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Real-life Conjuring guy was possessed by desire for young girl, gross report says

There’s a whole lot of God in the Conjuring franchise, and not just because it’s about a demon-hunting couple that shouts things like, “In the power of God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit, I condemn you back to hell!” No, Ed and Lorraine Warren—the real-life couple whose experiences inspired the films—were true-believer…

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200+ musicians have signed an appeal to overturn Blurred Lines lawsuit verdict

The good news for Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke is that their 2013 track, “Blurred Lines,” is still being talked about all these years and pop songs later. The bad news is that most of the chatter has been about the copyright lawsuit brought by Marvin Gaye’s family, who claimed that Williams had infringed on the…

Now Ed Sheeran’s being sued for allegedly ripping off someone else’s song

Last year, a judge ordered “Blurred Lines” writers Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams to pay a staggering $7.3 million in damages to Marvin Gaye’s family for ripping off Gaye’s “Got To Give It Up.” The number was reduced to a meager $3.2 million a few months later, but the lawsuit seems to have emboldened other…

God’s Not Dead producers are being sued for violating one of the Ten Commandments

Maybe God’s Not Dead, but he’ll probably wish he were when he learns about this lawsuit against the producers of the hokey franchise. According to The Wrap, Pure Flix Entertainment and co-founder David A.R. White are being sued for violating the eighth commandment, which The Simpsons or maybe Sunday school (and the…

Copyright infringement now haunts Radiohead’s “Burn The Witch” video

When Radiohead debuted its chilling, stop-motion video for “Burn The Witch” earlier this month, we remarked on its thematic similarity to The Wicker Man, as well as its seemingly Camberwick Green-inspired aesthetic. We’re far from the only ones to make the comparison, but the resemblance hasn’t sat well with the…