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Inherent Vice - Watch the trailer! 0

Inherent Vice – Watch the hilarious trailer!

The first trailer for Inherent Vice is finally out and makes the case for a very funny, Big Lebowski experience. Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson and starring Joaquin Phoenix, Josh Brolin, Own Wilson, Katherine Waterston, Reese Witherspoon and Benicio Del Toro, the film is an adaptation of Thomas Pynchon’s novel, which follows drug-fueled detective Larry “Doc”...

Matthew Fox and Patrick Wilson to star in Bone Tomahawk 0

Matthew Fox and Patrick Wilson to star in Bone Tomahawk

Matthew Fox and Patrick Wilson have joined the cast of horror western Bone Tomahawk. S. Craig Zahler is directing the film about four men who set out to rescue a group of captives from a band of cannibalistic troglodytes. Wilson will portray a driven and thoughtful cowboy whose rise to the foreman position of a cattle...

Joseph Gordon-Levitt to play Edward Snowden 0

Joseph Gordon-Levitt to play Edward Snowden

Oliver Stone is in talks with Joseph Gordon-Levitt for the part of Edward Snowden in The Snowden Files. Stone is directing one of several competing projects based on Snowden and his disclosures about NSA. He has secured the rights to Snowden’s lawyer’s novel, Time Of The Octopus, as well as the rights to The Snowden Files:...

Ang Lee to direct Billy Lynn's a Long Halftime Walk 0

Ang Lee to do a Long Halftime Walk for his next film

Ang Lee has picked his next film and it will be an adaptation of Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk, for TriStar Productions and Film4. The satirical novel by Ben Fountain centers on 19-year-old soldier Billy Lynn and his squad, who survive a battle in Iraq that is captured by embedded news cameras, pushing them into the...

Anthony Mackie to star in Our Brand is Crisis 0

Anthony Mackie in Our Brand is Crisis

Anthony Mackie has signed on to join the cast of Our Brand is Crisis, the political dramedy starring Sandra Bullock. Based on the 2005 doc Our Brand Is Crisis, the story focuses on the use of U.S. political campaign strategies in South America. David Gordon Green is directing for Warner Bros. Filming is set to begin...

The Disappointments Room Release Date 0

The Disappointments Room to open up next September

Relativity Media has set September 25, 2015 as the release date for horror thriller The Disappointments Room, starring Kate Beckinsale. The story follows a wife and mother who moves into a beautiful old rural home and discovers a secret room hidden within the attic. D.J. Caruso is directing from a script by Wentworth Miller. Filming started...

Ben Kigsley and Brie Larson join Brooklyn Bridge 0

Ben Kigsley and Brie Larson join Brooklyn Bridge

Ben Kingsley and Brie Larson (“21 Jump Street”) have joined the cast of Brooklyn Bridge, a drama about Washington Roebling, the brilliant but inexperienced civil engineer and son of architect, John A. Roebling, who is entrusted with completing his father’s famous Brooklyn Bridge. Daniel Radcliffe is set to play Roebling. Kingsley will play his father and...

Jack Huston is the new Ben-Hur! 0

Jack Huston is the new Ben-Hur!

From Heston to Huston. MGM and Paramount have found their Ben-Hur in Jack Huston, known mostly for his performance in Boardwalk Empire. Many actors were being considered for both the lead protagonist and his rival, Messala, and Huston was previously thought to be closer to the latter role. But after reading for that part, director Timur...

99 Homes out of this year's award season 0

99 Homes out of this year’s award season

Broad Green Pictures has acquired distribution rights for 99 Homes, starring Andrew Garfield and Michael Shannon, and has set a release plan for the film for Spring 2015. This means the real-estate drama, which debuted at the Toronto Film Festival, will have to take a shot at next year’s awards race for the performances of Garfield...

Tom Hiddleston to star in Skull Island 0

Tom Hiddleston to explore Skull Island

Tom Hiddleston has signed on to star in Skull Island, the action adventure that will be set on King Kong’s island, exploring his origins and the mysterious nature of the island world. Legendary Pictures has also set Jordan Vogt-Roberts (“The Kings of Summer”) to direct the film. Skull Island has been featured in previous versions of...

Matt Damon and Paul Greengrass are back for more Bourne 0

Matt Damon back for more Bourne

Matt Damon and Paul Greengrass are returning to the Bourne franchise. Universal Pictures is in talks with both actor and director for a fifth Bourne film that will see Jason Bourne back in the story. A fourth installment, The Bourne Legacy, was released two years ago and was more of a spin-off than a sequel to the...

Sony says I Know What You Did Last Summer... again 0

Sony says I Know What You Did Last Summer… again

Sony Pictures is planning to reboot the I Know What You Did Last Summer franchise, setting up writing partners Mike Flanagan and Jeff Howard (“Oculus”) to write a new version of the teen horror movie. The story in the 1997 original, which starred Jennifer Love Hewitt, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Anne Heche, Ryan Phillippe and Freddie Prinze...

Ben Foster to star in The Finest Hours 0

Ben Foster to co-star in The Finest Hours

Ben Foster has signed on to star in The Finest Hours, a film based on the true story revolving around of the rescue attempt by the Coast Guard in 1952 after a pair of oil tankers were destroyed during a blizzard. Chris  Pine is already set to star, along with Casey Affleck and Holliday Grainger. Craig...

Leslie Mann to star in Vacation reboot 0

Leslie Mann to star in Vacation reboot

Leslie Mann is in talks to join the cast of Vacation, a remake of sorts of National Lampoon’s Vacation. In this story, Rusty Griswold, the grown-up son of Clark Griswold takes his family on a road trip similar to the one he, his parents and his sister took when he was young. Ed Helms will play...

Playing it Cool New Trailer 0

Chris Evans is Playing it Cool in New Trailer

A writer of romantic comedies who hates rom-com movies? That’s Chris Evans in the new trailer for Playing it Cool. Until he meets Michelle Monaghan, who unfortunately is engaged to be married. Will that stop him from trying to win her over? Check out the trailer for Playing It Cool (formerly known as A Many Splintered...

Morgan Freeman to star in Ben-Hur 0

Morgan Freeman to train Ben-Hur

Morgan Freeman is set to star in the latest adaptation of Ben Hur: A Tale of the Christ, the 191th century novel by Lew Wallace. Titled Ben-Hur, the religious epic has yet to cast the lead character, Judah Ben Hur, and his friend-turned-rival, Messala. Timur Bekmambetov is directing for MGM and Paramount, from a script by...

New Clips from The Boxtrolls 0

New Clip and Featurette from The Boxtrolls!

The Boxtrolls are hitting theaters in two weeks! Have you met the crew yet? Watch a new clip from the movie and a featurette to get to know Winnie and Eggs. A family event movie from the creators of “Coraline” and “ParaNorman” that introduces audiences to a new breed of family – The Boxtrolls, a community...

Theo James to stat in Underworld: Next Generation 0

Theo James takes over the Underworld franchise

Theo James has signed on to star in the fifth installment in the Underworld franchise, currently titled Underworld: Next Generation. James appeared as the vampire David in the fourth film and will now be the central character in the new film, which is not a reboot but rather an expansion of the existing universe, starring opposite...