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Sterling K. Brown, Jenny Slate and More Join Jodie Foster for ‘Hotel Artemis’

Very little is known about “Hotel Artemis,” but per Variety, the film is set to have a loaded cast. The outlet confirmed that Sterling K. Brown, Jeff Goldblum, Charlie Day and Jenny Slate will join Jodie Foster in the film, which Drew Pearce will direct. The project will serve as Pearce’s directorial debut. Pearce, who previously wrote “Iron Man 3” […]

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Top 10: Best Martin Scorsese Films

Martin Scorsese is one of the few directors to have a lifelong pass. The legendary director has worked for over 40 years, turning out classics in each decade. His latest venture, “Silence,” has already earned praise and Oscar buzz. The film, which opens on Friday, chronicles two Jesuit priests (Andrew Garfield and Adam Driver) as […]

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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]