Hollywood Health & Society

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The South Korean horror movie "The Host" depicts a society’s crisis in confidence over a mysterious monster, and mirrors in some way the recent outbreak of the MERS virus.

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Our Real to Squeal! newsletter—Halloween comes early—features chilling stories about a horror film, "The Host," and how it reflects the recent MERS outbreak in South Korea; melting glaciers giving up their dead; and a street drug with often zombie-like effects.

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Expo Milano 2015 was the scene of a multimedia event by the USC Annenberg Norman Lear Center titled "Hollywood and Dine: The Image and Impact of Food in Entertainment."

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The message to take away from "Racing Extinction," the new film from Oscar-winning director Louis Psihoyos ("The Cove"), is this: If climate change goes unchecked, humanity won’t go out with a bang but more likely with a whimper.

Oct 2 Here's the skinny: Millennials are 10% heavier than people in the 80s, even with same diet & exercise plan http://t.co/V3Xd5MsSD0
Oct 2 Can you guess which 4 US cities made the cut for Top 10 greenest in the world? http://t.co/HDR9ZqmDU1
Oct 1 RT @ArmineKourouyan: Fave pic of the night #SentinelAwards #JustinBaldoni @justinbaldoni @CWJaneTheVirgin https://t.co/gr3gD7MF1F
Oct 1 RT @ArmineKourouyan: Congrats to the 2015 #SentinelAwards winners! #TV shows that make a difference! Read full PR here. @HollywdHealth http…

Hollywood and Dine

at Expo Milano 2015

Watch “Hollywood and Dine: The Image and Impact of Food in Entertainment,” the multimedia event that included new research previewed at Expo Milano 2015.


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