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Dueling Agathas

June 22, 2016 16:08:55 Posted at June 22, 2016 16:08:55
Sarah Posted by Sarah

As is the case so often in Hollywood, two studios are developing rival films of the same subject, but since the subject is Agatha Christie, can we all agree that this is totally okay and both movies should absolutely be made? The Hollywood Reporter reports that both Paramount and Sony are developing biopics of Christie, with Sony taking a more traditional approach to the writer’s life and Paramount focusing on Christie’s eleven-day disappearance in 1926 Full Story

Elle Fanning and Nicolas Winding Refn talk The Neon Demon

June 21, 2016 15:48:34 Posted at June 21, 2016 15:48:34
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Nicolas Winding Refn talks about seventeenth century Italian art, and next to him, Elle Fanning listens intently. With his glasses and suit, he looks like a hip professor, with Fanning as his star pupil. They’re in town to promote their new movie, The Neon Demon, a giallo-inspired horror movie set in the world of high fashion (full review on Friday), which Refn co-wrote and directed. Full Story

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Blake’s Shark Week

June 20, 2016 14:37:27 Posted at June 20, 2016 14:37:27
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Shark Week begins on Discovery next Sunday, June 26th. It’s one of the network’s biggest events, if not the biggest event. Blake Lively’s The Shallows opens just in time for Shark Week, on Friday. And she’s out in New York on promotion today, photographed this morning at The Today Show. Full Story

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Tupac biopic – first look

June 17, 2016 18:52:31 Posted at June 17, 2016 18:52:31
Kathleen Posted by Kathleen

Yesterday would have been Tupac Shakur’s 45th birthday. To mark the occasion, the teaser trailer for the upcoming biopic All Eyez on Me was released. When Lainey and I saw Straight Outta Compton for the first time in theatres, we couldn’t get over how much the dude playing Tupac looked EXACTLY like him. Full Story

Emilia Clarke in Me Before You

June 17, 2016 17:56:28 Posted at June 17, 2016 17:56:28
Sarah Posted by Sarah

Movies about people falling in love when one of them is dying is a particular sub-genre of romantic drama, and the latest entry into the field is Me Before You, a tearjerker adapted by Jojo Moyes from her novel of the same name, and directed by Thea Sharrock, a stage director making her feature film debut. Full Story

Ellen DeGeneres in Finding Dory

June 17, 2016 15:13:31 Posted at June 17, 2016 15:13:31
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Well here’s a sequel guaranteed to break summer 2016’s case of sequelitis. Thirteen years after Finding Nemo, Finding Dory is a nearly equal companion piece. Though it doesn’t reach the ecstatic highs of Pixar at their best (Inside Out, Wall-E, Toy Story 3, Up), Finding Dory is a very fun, funny, and occasionally touching movie about friendship, forgetfulness, and fish. Full Story

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Helen Mirren is going to class up Fast & Furious

June 16, 2016 19:19:25 Posted at June 16, 2016 19:19:25
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Today in Your Dreams Are Coming True, Helen Mirren Edition, Helen Mirren told Elle magazine that she will, in fact, be appearing in Fast 8, the eighth Fast/Furious movie that is somehow not called F8. Full Story

Russell Crowe and Ryan Gosling in The Nice Guys

June 16, 2016 18:27:02 Posted at June 16, 2016 18:27:02
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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(Lainey: fell behind last month and didn’t get to posting Sarah’s review of The Nice Guys. Then, the next week, there were no more new photos of Ryan Gosling. He showed up for his friend Nicolas Winding Refn in LA yesterday at The Neon Demon premiere though. So please enjoy these new pictures and the belated praise for The Nice Guys. Full Story