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Tom Cruise waited

July 29, 2015 15:24:41 Posted at July 29, 2015 15:24:41
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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As mentioned the other day, I interviewed Tom Cruise at the Toronto premiere of Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation on Monday night for etalk. Am breaking up the analysis of the interview into different parts because there’s so much to say. Full Story

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Cara Delevingne’s cringey interview

July 29, 2015 14:00:26 Posted at July 29, 2015 14:00:26
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Cara Delevingne was interviewed by Good Morning Sacramento recently to promote Paper Towns. I interviewed Cara last year at TIFF. I found her beguiling and sweet and real. None of that showed up this time though, with this particular outlet. But there were problems on both sides. First of all, they called her Carla. Full Story

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Seth Rogen’s other f*ck-off holiday movie

July 28, 2015 20:10:48 Posted at July 28, 2015 20:10:48
Sarah Posted by Sarah

Last holiday season’s movie talk was dominated by The Interview, the Seth Rogen movie that may or may not have prompted the Sony Hack. Sony famously dumped The Interview’s release, fearing further action from the hackers—they were already on their knees, it wasn’t an unreasonable thought—and ultimately it landed online, available through Google and Sony platforms. Full Story

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Hemsworth Vacation

July 28, 2015 16:58:32 Posted at July 28, 2015 16:58:32
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Chris Hemsworth is in Vacation. The Hollywood premiere happened Monday night. His two actor brothers, Liam and Luke, showed up to support. The last time I wrote about the Hemsworths was the first time Duana’s ever been interested in them. It’s the sibling thing. Liam was at Comic-Con. Full Story

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Stan Lee: Michael B. Jordan can be Johnny Storm but not Peter Parker

July 28, 2015 15:54:31 Posted at July 28, 2015 15:54:31
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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With the Fantastic Four reboot just over a week away, Michael B. Jordan’s casting as Johnny Storm, traditionally white in the comic books and originally played in movies by Chris Evans, remains controversial. I can’t believe the number of people who have expressed some version of “but how can Michael B. Full Story

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Rachel’s coming home

July 28, 2015 15:33:09 Posted at July 28, 2015 15:33:09
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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TIFF just made its first lineup for this year’s festival. Jean-Marc Vallee’s Demolition, starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Naomi Watts, is the opening night gala. Jake, as you know, could be a contender for his performance in Southpaw. His Southpaw co-star, Rachel McAdams, will be at TIFF too. Full Story

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Tom Cruise’s loving feeling

July 28, 2015 15:10:15 Posted at July 28, 2015 15:10:15
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Tom Cruise is currently promoting Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation. The reviews so far are good, really good – 94% at post time on Rotten Tomatoes. I saw it on Saturday. And, yeah, I agree. First of all, you don’t go into Mission Impossible expecting Birdman. Full Story

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Ezra Miller and Michael Angarano in The Stanford Prison Experiment

July 27, 2015 18:11:02 Posted at July 27, 2015 18:11:02
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Based on the notorious 1971 study in which a group of Stanford students pretending to be prisoners and prison guards descended into psychological abuse and brutality after barely a day, The Stanford Prison Experiment is an impressive but maybe too literal reconstruction of those events. Dr. Philip Zimbardo randomly divided twenty-four students into prisoners and guards, then left the guards in charge, with the guards, working in shifts of three, running herd on nine prisoners. Full Story

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Olivia & Aaron are still together

July 27, 2015 13:57:10 Posted at July 27, 2015 13:57:10
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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I was hoping to see Olivia Munn at the ESPYs with Aaron Rodgers a couple of weeks ago. He came alone. And she showed up on the cover of Entertainment Weekly instead – click here for a refresher. Sarah wondered in that post if this would finally be Olivia Munn’s moment. Full Story

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Brad Pitt loves a sheer shirt

July 27, 2015 13:36:24 Posted at July 27, 2015 13:36:24
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Brad Pitt was photographed at LAX yesterday on his way to London wearing his favourite travel outfit, which includes the black sheer t-shirt. We saw it earlier this month when he, Angelina Jolie, and their children arrived back in America after a month away. Click here Full Story

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Friday, July 24, 2015
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Dear Gossips,

The cover of the new issue of The Hollywood Reporter features the cast of Straight Outta Compton, with Dr Dre and Ice Cube, in advance of the movie release on August 14. Look at this shot of the three young actors (Corey Hawkins, O’Shea Jackson Jr, and Jason Mitchell) playing Dre, Cube, and Eazy-E. That Eazy-E smirk!

The article is a great read – about how long it took to put the film together, about the Suge Knight situation, about how people didn’t think this story would play overseas, and about how F-ck The Police will play in America, now. Again and now.

Donna Langley, head of Universal, also revealed that to promote Straight Outta Compton, they’re working on an NWA reunion tour in Europe, bringing in Eminem, although Dre has since denied  Read Full Intro

Henry Cavill was joking

July 24, 2015 20:32:04 Posted at July 24, 2015 20:32:04
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Henry Cavill said he couldn’t talk about Fifty Shades Of Darker Grey the other day – click here for a refresher. So we assumed that meant that he was negotiating to play the love rival. And Armie Hammer’s hilarious reaction was exactly what everyone thought about that career move. Full Story

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Chris Evans: Before We Go

July 24, 2015 20:08:02 Posted at July 24, 2015 20:08:02
Sarah Posted by Sarah

Maybe because the last non-Marvel Chris Evans movie I saw was Playing It Cool, a movie so infuriatingly bad I wanted to throw my television into a volcano after seeing it, but I found myself not hating Evans’ directorial debut, Before We Go. Full Story