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2011 Entertainment wrap-up

HOLLYWOOD, CA (FOX44) – This year's headlines out of tinsletown included hook-ups, scandals, melt-downs, jail time and of course, drama. FOX's Adam Housley has a complete rundown of it all.

Mission Impossible comes out on top

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) – “Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol” topped the box office this weekend. 1. “Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol” – $26.5-million

Iran, Antarctica, United Kingdom, Russia, Nepal, Denmark

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Iran, the country showed off their military strength responding to international criticism of its nuclear program. A third of the world's oil tanker traffic passes through their waterway.

New Zealand, Colombia, Israel, Mexico

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – New Zealand, a series of earthquakes rattled Christchurch today. That’s the same city that was devastated by a quake in February. Buildings shook, people ran into the street in a panic.

New in Theaters - December 23, 2011

NEW YORK, NY (FOX44) – Tis the season for star power and this holiday, Hollywood delivers big time.

Kenya, Brazil, Belgium, Greece, United Kingdom

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Kenya, over 700-pieces of ivory that was headed to Asia won't get there. Officials seized the half a million dollar shipment after ripping open big sacks filled with plastic chips.

Honduras, Brazil, Germany, United Kingdom, Finland

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Honduras, a special ceremony was held today to mark one year before the end of the Mayan calendar. The Mayan calendar ends on December 12th of next year.

'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo'

NEW YORK, NY (FOX44) – Ready for its big screen close-up, the highly anticipated American version of “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo”.

Antarctica, North Korea, Egypt, Spain, England

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Antarctica, a Russian fishing vessel is still stranded and it’s taking on water. "Sparta" has a one-foot hole in its hull after ramming into some ice. Getting to the ship is very difficult.

New in Entertainment - December 20, 2011

NEW YORK, NY (FOX44) – It's a Golden Globe nominated stocking stuffer as Woody Allen’s time-jumping romantic comedy "Midnight in Paris" kicks off this week's new DVD’s.