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They need this

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 12, 2015 15:34:54 June 12, 2015 15:34:54

A new trailer for The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (all the periods in this title are annoying, can I please skip them next time?) was released last night. The movie comes out on August 14. And both Henry Cavill and Armie Hammer need the momentum. This preview is a pretty good start. It’s slick and campy and I don’t know what’s wrong with me but I got excited seeing Hugh Grant. Full Story

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Ben Foster as Lance Armstrong

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 12, 2015 13:55:06 June 12, 2015 13:55:06

I was one of those dumb f-cking c-nts. I was a believer. I kept believing, right up to the very, very end. Right up until USADA charged him in October 2012. I’ve written about it before. How much I wanted to hang on to the idea that Lance Armstrong was possible. I read all the books. Then, afterwards, after I had to give that up, I read Tyler Hamilton’s book, The Secret Race (which I obsessed over for weeks). Full Story

Thor answers phones for the Ghostbusters

Sarah Posted by Sarah at June 11, 2015 15:52:05 June 11, 2015 15:52:05

The female-lead Ghostbusters movie is slated to start filming this summer, and as such, casting is underway. Last night, director Paul Feig announced on Twitter that Chris Hemsworth will appear in the movie in the “Janine” role, playing the Ghostbusters’ receptionist.   Our receptionist. Full Story

The Rock makes everything better

Sarah Posted by Sarah at June 10, 2015 17:33:46 June 10, 2015 17:33:46
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San Andreas is exactly as advertised on the tin—The Rock fights an earthquake, and The Rock wins. Hundreds of thousands, maybe even millions, of people die in the process, but the important thing is that if you go see San Andreas, that movie will hold up its end of the deal and show you The Rock fighting an earthquake, and winning. Full Story

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James Bond in a tactleneck

Sarah Posted by Sarah at June 10, 2015 15:48:13 June 10, 2015 15:48:13

There’s a new TV spot for Spectre, the next installment in the Bond franchise. (Every time someone asks me when superhero movies will be over, I remind them that Bond has been going strong for fifty-three years and watch the light die in their eyes.) It’s mostly recycled from the teaser trailer Full Story

Inside Out with Amy & Mindy

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 10, 2015 15:26:30 June 10, 2015 15:26:30
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Inside Out was beloved in Cannes. Like unanimously praised. Pixar has made a movie about what it’s like to be inside a young girl’s head. Pixar has made a movie about mental health. Pixar has made a movie that encourages young people to talk about their feelings. Pixar has a made a movie that stars two women, Amy Poehler and Mindy Kaling. Full Story

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Amber Anonymous

Maria Posted by Maria at June 10, 2015 14:18:51 June 10, 2015 14:18:51

As Lainey mentioned yesterday, Johnny Depp is 52 and filming his 84th Pirates of the Caribbean movie in Australia. He’s also on a contrition tour, shaking hands and kissing babies so he doesn’t get in more trouble for smuggling his dogs into the country. Full Story

Chris Pratt’s third #1

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 10, 2015 14:03:13 June 10, 2015 14:03:13
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Jurassic World opens this weekend. There is no doubt it’ll win the box office, which would be Chris Pratt’s third #1 after The Lego Movie and Guardians Of The Galaxy. The only question is: how big? Some are saying that domestically Jurassic World will gross up to $125 million. That’s on top of an estimated $250-300 million internationally. Full Story

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