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Monday, December 5, 2016

Dear Gossips,

The LA Film Critics Association named Moonlight the Best Picture of the year yesterday, followed by La La Land as runner-up. Barry Jenkins, who directed Moonlight, won Best Director. He also won Best Director from the New York Film Critics Circle last week while La La Land was Best Picture.  Read Full Intro

Amy Schumer is Imperfect Barbie

December 5, 2016 18:52:34 Posted at December 5, 2016 18:52:34
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Friday it was announced that Amy Schumer will star in a live-action Barbie movie, slated for 2018. A Barbie movie has been kicking around for a while, and the current treatment comes from Hilary Winston, a veteran of TV shows like My Name is Earl and Community, and who is also scripting The LEGO Ninjago Movie as part of the LEGO cinematic universe. Full Story

We are all Baby Groot

December 5, 2016 13:53:45 Posted at December 5, 2016 13:53:45
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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The first full trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 dropped over the weekend—thanks to a Comic Con event in Brazil—and jumping off that brag video from a couple months ago, it’s FANTASTIC. They’re still not giving us anything about the plot and we still haven’t seen the new characters played by Kurt Russell Full Story

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What Milo learned from Will

December 2, 2016 20:03:04 Posted at December 2, 2016 20:03:04
Kathleen Posted by Kathleen
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Milo Ventimiglia is having a moment. Not only is he nailing his role as Jack, the hot dad of all hot dads, on This is Us, he’s also experiencing a renewed fandom after his Gilmore Girls character Jess Mariano showed up in the revival looking exactly how you don’t want an ex to look when you run into them: more muscular and more hot AF than you remember. Full Story

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Mile High Jennifer Aniston

December 2, 2016 18:34:54 Posted at December 2, 2016 18:34:54
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Jennifer Aniston is in Office Christmas Party. I think the junket is in New York this weekend. We’ll be seeing a lot more of her next week. This week, however, she was on Ellen helping Ellen give presents away to her audience – I love watching people go insane over free sh-t, it never gets old – and telling Ellen about how Justin Theroux came home to surprise her for Thanksgiving and, oh yeah, a game of I Never during which she sort of (?) admits to joining the Mile High Club. Full Story

The Edge of Seventeen is a teen classic

December 1, 2016 20:32:40 Posted at December 1, 2016 20:32:40
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Today The Edge of Seventeen won the Best First Film Award from the New York Film Critics Circle. A great teen movie is timeless. The slang may change, fashions come and go, but the great teen movies never expire. Fast Times at Ridgemont High, The Breakfast Club, Clueless, Rebel Without a Cause—these movies still speak to us decades later. Full Story

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Chronicle, but for magic

December 1, 2016 16:04:38 Posted at December 1, 2016 16:04:38
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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What does it take to make magic cool? (David Blaine has been asking this question for years.) Is it daring, Houdini-esque escapes, or sleight of hand card tricks, or elaborate illusions? Or would it be cool if every trick—sorry, illusion—ended with Criss Angel burning down Full Story

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