‘Transformers’ arise for big screen battle

On July 4 the long awaited live action adaptation of Transformers will make its debut at a cinema near you, and if the buzz is any indication, it’s going to be one of the biggest film of the year. Based on the cartoon from the 80s, and the toy line that’s still going strong, Transformers tells the tale of two rival alien robot groups, the Autobots and the Decepticons, fighting it out on planet Earth.

Hugh Hefner’s ‘Playboy’ life

Mention the name Hugh Hefner and the first word you’ll think of is probably Playboy. Hefner defines that word as much as any ladies man can, and he’s long been associated with the kind of glamour, free spirited fun, and excess that can only be found in America. He’s an icon of the adult entertainment industry, celebrities flock to his parties, and pretty soon his larger than life story will make the even bigger debut on the silver screen.