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Angelina in London for Unbroken

November 25, 2014 21:06:25 Posted at November 25, 2014 21:06:25
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Tonight was the UK premiere of Unbroken. Angelina wore white. With a mini-cape. I wish she'd gotten more creative with the footwear but, then again, it's not supposed to be about "fashion" with her. On this night, Angelina Jolie is a filmmaker, a crusader, and a friend to military personnel. Full Story

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First look at Pan

November 25, 2014 19:46:33 Posted at November 25, 2014 19:46:33
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Joe Wright is a good director. And I did like Hook, with Robin Williams. But this first look at Pan…an origin story… I have some concerns. One concern is Hugh Jackman’s hair. Can you see the wig line – glaringly – across the top of his head in several shots? These are the kinds of details that can become distracting. Full Story

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Oscar Isaac gets Apocalyptic

November 25, 2014 16:32:11 Posted at November 25, 2014 16:32:11
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Already part of New New Star Wars, Oscar Isaac is adding another huge franchise to his roster as he is joining X-Men: Apocalypse as the titular villain. Isaac’s been on the brink for a few years now, and it’s really feeling like he’s ready to make the leap and hit the mainstream in a big way. Full Story

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The “Rachel” came from weed

November 24, 2014 21:13:16 Posted at November 24, 2014 21:13:16
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Jennifer Aniston was at two screenings for Cake this weekend. On Friday it was with Variety followed by a cocktail party at the Sunset Tower. She wore pink and Justin Theroux was there. Last night there was another one with cinema prive and PANDORA Jewellery. She wore glasses and leather pants and, again, that great black jacket. Full Story

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Nicole’s best reviews

November 24, 2014 20:52:39 Posted at November 24, 2014 20:52:39
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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In a while… Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban were in London last night at the premiere of Paddington. And the reviews I’ve read so far have been very positive. The Mirror called it the “finest family film ever made”. Kids who were at the screenings loved it, even though there was some controversy about its PG rating – click here Full Story

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Zoolander 2 is so hot right now

November 21, 2014 17:08:52 Posted at November 21, 2014 17:08:52
Sarah Posted by Sarah

Rumors of a Zoolander sequel have circulated off and on for years, but yesterday sh*t got real when Deadline published a report that Penelope Cruz has signed onto the movie, with Justin Theroux writing the script and Ben Stiller directing. Originally, Deadline said Theroux would direct, but his commitment to The Leftovers season 2 won’t leave him enough time, so Stiller is helming. Full Story

Jennifer Aniston, Vegas bride

November 21, 2014 16:36:19 Posted at November 21, 2014 16:36:19
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Jennifer Aniston showed up to the LA premiere of Horrible Bosses 2 last night in a white lace bustier. I think it might be one piece, along with the black skirt. Not spending any energy analysing it. Because I can’t stand to look at it. This is a terrible look. It’s an FHM girl look. Full Story

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Thumbs up, Chris Pratt

November 20, 2014 22:02:32 Posted at November 20, 2014 22:02:32
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Chris Pratt was papped today while getting his car serviced looking pretty cute in sweatpants and his backpack. At one point he gave photographers a thumbs-up. And why not? It’s all thumbs-up for Chris Pratt. Chris Hemsworth clearly needed it more than he does so, no, Pratt is not the Sexiest Man Alive. Full Story

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Julianne’s two-for-one

November 20, 2014 21:47:17 Posted at November 20, 2014 21:47:17
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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So while Jennifer Aniston’s trying to avoid a Norbit situation with Horrible Bosses 2 and Cake, Julianne Moore is out there selling The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 while holding the top spot for a Best Actress nomination for her work in Still Alice. Mockingjay is a sure thing. So Julianne will be able to ride on the fact that she’s part of a blockbuster and at the same time showing the voters that she’s one of the best, one of most under-appreciated, in one of her finest performances, maybe her finest performance. Full Story

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Jen’s two-for-one

November 20, 2014 21:31:53 Posted at November 20, 2014 21:31:53
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Jennifer Aniston was at a special screening of Cake hosted by American Cinematheque yesterday in Hollywood. The Q&A was moderated by her Horrible Bosses 2 co-star Jason Bateman. Is it corny here to make a joke about having your cake and eating it too? I understand the strategy here. But last week I wrote about Aniston’s hopes for Cake and campaigning for it at the same time as promoting Horrible Bosses 2. Full Story

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Pitch Perfect 2 – joy and nodes

November 20, 2014 20:03:23 Posted at November 20, 2014 20:03:23
Duana Posted by Duana

The last time a group of comely young singers came together for a musical movie sequel about a choir; it was Sister Act 2 - a movie which, no joke, has informed my friendships, my wedding, my career. And which, it goes without saying, far surpassed the kick-ass-in-its-own-right original. There is nothing wrong with a surprise sequel to a choir movie. Full Story

Reese Witherspoon: white for Wild

November 20, 2014 16:42:49 Posted at November 20, 2014 16:42:49
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Reese Witherspoon wore white to the premiere of Wild in Hollywood last night. Both Reese and Laura Dern are considered strong candidates for Oscar nominations – Reese in the Best Actress category and Laura for Supporting. So if we’re looking ahead to the Golden Globes, Angelina Jolie, Jennifer Aniston, and Laura Dern could all be in the ballroom at the same time. Full Story

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