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Who are the Chicken Sh-t Candy Asses?

August 9, 2016 14:29:48 Posted at August 9, 2016 14:29:48
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Suicide Squad and the Hollywood double standard

August 8, 2016 13:32:53 Posted at August 8, 2016 13:32:53
Sarah Posted by Sarah

Suicide Squad shattered the August box office records, raking in $135 million for the biggest August opening weekend, breaking Guardians of the Galaxy’s previous record of $94.1 million. (And oh, is everyone at Warner Brothers ecstatic to take down a Marvel record.) Box office numbers can mean anything you want them to mean, and devoid of any context, $135 million is a GREAT opening weekend—the X-Men would have killed for this number—and everyone likes the “record breaking” headlines. Full Story

Patsy and Edina in Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie

August 5, 2016 18:49:43 Posted at August 5, 2016 18:49:43
Sarah Posted by Sarah

If you’re a fan of the British TV series Absolutely Fabulous, about the trials and misadventures of boozy London publicist Edina and her enabling editor friend, Patsy, then sweetie darling do I have the movie for you. Almost twenty-four years after debuting on the BBC, Ab Fab comes to the big screen with Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie, and for fans of the series, it’s a most welcome trip back to Patsy and Edina’s particular brand of absurd alcohol-soaked comedy. Full Story

Emma before festival season

August 5, 2016 17:09:11 Posted at August 5, 2016 17:09:11
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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The Hollywood Foreign Press Association held its grants banquet in Beverly Hills last night and there were some big names who showed up in the name of charity but with the side benefit (or maybe main benefit) of Golden Globes. Come on, now. Please don’t try to tell me that you’re unfamiliar with how celebrities suck up to the HFPA. Full Story

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Emma Roberts and Dave Franco in Nerve

August 4, 2016 17:21:04 Posted at August 4, 2016 17:21:04
Sarah Posted by Sarah

Here’s a surprise—I really like Nerve! The trailer made this movie look dumb as sh*t, and it IS dumb, but it’s also really fun and actually pretty thrilling. Based on a novel by Jeanne Ryan (adapted by Jessica Sharzer, Speak), and directed by Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman (of Catfish fame), Nerve is a fast, fairly slick techno-thriller with a pair of genuinely charming leads in Emma Roberts Full Story

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