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See the Birth of iMac and the iPhone in the First Trailer for ‘Steve Jobs’ with Michael Fassbender

One of the most anticipated films of the fall is Oscar-winner Danny Boyle’s “Steve Jobs,” written by Academy Award winner Aaron Sorkin.  Starring...

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Watch Michael Fassbender as ‘Steve Jobs’ in First Trailer

One of the fall’s most anticipated films is Steve Jobs which sees a wonderful team of Danny Boyle, Aaron Sorkin, Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen and...

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Awards Profile: Steve Jobs

Welcome to the 2015 Awards Profiles series.  For the next two months, every day (except for Saturday), we will bring you a run down of a future 2015 film that we see...

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2015 MTV Movie Awards Nominations: “Guardians,” “Fault” and “Neighbors” Lead The Pack With 7 Noms Each

Beginning today, fans can cast their votes for their favorites at MovieAwards.MTV.com through Saturday, April 11. Voting for “Movie of the Year” will continue...

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Film Review: The Interview (★★★)

The film North Korea doesn’t want you to see as well as the one that Sony Pictures and theater chains across the country literally wouldn’t let you see...

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From Hack to Flak, Sony’s Plight and Filmmakers’ Rights

Opinion: By now, most people have heard that North Korea is responsible for the hacking of Sony Picture’s computer system in the last few weeks, according to the...

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Seth Rogen could co-star as Steve Wozniak opposite Christian Bale’s Steve Jobs

Just like Jonah Hill received his first Academy Award nomination for co-starring opposite an A-lister in a biopic of sorts and using the words of Aaron Sorkin (cough...

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New Red Band Trailer for ‘The Interview’

Despite the whole “North Korea thinks this is an act of war and covert terrorism” thing, Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen‘s sophomore feature The Interview...

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Vince Vaughn could be a ‘Bad Politician’

Here’s a comedy that I think could actually turn out to be really funny (sadly, that’s a novel concept in the genre more often than not these days). The...

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Sony Pictures to alter controversial comedy ‘The Interview’

I never like to see a cinematic vision get compromised, especially when it’s something rather high concept like this one. Apparently, Sony is getting some cold...

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Lizzy Caplan to co-star with Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Seth Rogen in their X-Mas movie

One of my favorite films a few years back happened to be 50/50, a dramedy that starred Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Seth Rogen, with Jonathan Levine at the helm. As such,...

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Watch the First Trailer for ‘The Interview’ with Seth Rogen and James Franco

After showing that he could direct (or at least co-direct) last year with This is the End, Seth Rogen is back with his partner Evan Goldberg for their sophomore feature,...

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Neighbors (★★★)

There haven’t been too many overtly hilarious comedies so far in 2014, but we’ve finally got one with Neighbors. Director Nicholas Stoller isn’t...

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’50/50′ Trio – Gordon-Levitt, Rogen, and Jonathan Levine To Reunite

One of my favorite films of 2011 was the cancer comedy 50/50. I’d already been a fan of director Jonathan Levine from his last film The Wackness, but this really...

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Watch the First Trailer for ‘Neighbors’ starring Seth Rogen and Zac Efron

It’s been a running joke from SXSW on the podcast about Zac Efron being the best actor, but it seems like he is starting to find his groove in terms of roles...

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Ten Best Studio Films – The Weinstein Company

Continuing the Best Films by the Studios Series. The Weinstein Company, the name that’s synonymous with Oscar-bait projects that gathers excitement from awards...

This is the End (***½)

Most of the time when discussing actors who make the transition to directing, writers like myself tend to focus on the dramas that the actors were a part of and the...

Weekend Openings: (12/19-12/21)

Having emerged as somewhat of the frontrunner in the awards race in recent weeks, Zero Dark Thirty opens to special limited engagements this week before nationwide...

The Guilt Trip (**½)

I’m sure I’m hardly the only one who never expected to see Seth Rogen and Barbara Streisand share the silver screen, but that’s just what they do in...

This is 40 (***)

Something has happened to Judd Apatow since he busted onto the scene with The 40 Year Old Virgin (2005).  Apatow has never had a real problem with entertaining and his...

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Cloud Atlas (***½) Simply put, Andy and Lana Wachowski and Tom Tykwer’s Cloud Atlas is an allegory about love, freedom, and the connectivity of the human spirit...

Script Review: This is 40

Once upon a time at The Awards Circuit (and even before then when we were still called The Oscar Igloo) we put out Script Reviews on a decently consistent basis. Things...

Ten Films by Ten Women Directors

With the upcoming DVD/Blu-ray release of Sarah Polley’s second directorial feature, Take This Waltz, the Canadian-born writer/director builds upon the promising...

For a Good Time, Call… (**½)

Despite an intriguing hook and certain scenes that suggest a zany potential, the raunchy female-centric comedy ‘For a Good Time, Call…’ can’t...

Oscar Circuit: “It’s the time of the season”

The second half of the year is upon us.  The race is about to heat up with big Oscar hopefuls coming down the pike.  Our John Foote will be in attendance at the...