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Julia Roberts Cast as Jacob Tremblay’s Mother in ‘Wonder’

Screen veteran Julia Roberts has been cast as Jacob Tremblay’s mother in the film adaptation of R.J. Palacio’s novel “Wonder.” In the film, Tremblay, who stunned audiences last year with his performance opposite Brie Larson in “Room,” stars as Auggie Pullman, a young boy with a facial deformity who is attending public school for the […]

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69th Cannes International Film Festival Lineup Announced

The full lineup for the 69th Cannes International Film Festival was announced this morning in Paris. Steven Spielberg, Jodie Foster, Shane Black, Woody Allen, Sean Penn, Jeff Nichols, Pedro Almodovar, Xavier Dolan, the Dardenne brothers and Paul Verhoeven are just some of the directors who have films showing at the festival. In the out of […]

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Julia Roberts to Star In, Produce ‘Fool Me Once’

Julia Roberts is on board to star in and produce “Fool Me Once,” the screen adaptation of Harlan Coben’s newly released thriller. Roberts will produce with her Red Om Films partners Lisa Gillan and Marisa Yeres Gill. The book was just published last week under Penguin’s Dutton imprint. Coben is the writer of eight consecutive […]

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Check Out the New Poster for Jodie Foster’s ‘Money Monster’ with George Clooney

In the real-time, high stakes thriller Money Monster, George Clooney and Julia Roberts star as financial TV host Lee Gates and his producer Patty, who are put in an explosive situation when an irate investor who has lost everything (Jack O’Connell) forcefully takes over their studio.  During a tense standoff broadcast to millions on live […]

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Awards Profile: Money Monster

Directed By: Jodie Foster Written By: Alan DiFiore, Jim Kouf, and Jamie Linden Cast: George Clooney, Jack O’Connell, Julia Roberts, Dominic West, Caitriona Balfe, Giancarlo Esposito, and more… Synopsis (via IMDb): Lee Gates is a TV personality whose insider tips have made him the money guru of Wall Street. When Kyle loses all of his […]

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2014 Emmys Circuit: Final Analysis and Predictions

The 66th Annual Primetime Emmy awards air on NBC this Monday night.  While a ton of awards were handed out last weekend at the Creative Arts Ceremony, the top tier categories still remain, including top series honors and a staggering 12 acting races. I must confess, I feel most of my predictions “make sense” individually.  I […]

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Elysium (***)

The rare summer blockbuster these days that manages to run under two hours and avoid 3D, Elysium gets points for those two factors even before you begin to appreciate the movie itself. Filmmaker Neill Blomkamp is able to raise the wow factor in his sophomore feature, keeping the social commentary aspect from his prior flick […]

New Poster for Neill Blomkamp‘s ‘Elysium’

Neill Blomkamp turned a lot of heads with his first feature film, District 9, which went on to receive a surprise Best Picture nomination. Since then, many have been looking forward to his next effort. We now have a poster for his second film, Elysium, starring Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, and Sharlto Copley, which opens August 9. After the […]

70th Annual Golden Globe Award Winners!

The stars didn’t just align tonight — they congregated! The celebrity-filled awards show ended with a huge victory for a film we all thought had been out of the running for the Best Picture Oscar. Check out the entire list of winners below, and a huge thanks to everyone who watched the telecast with us […]