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Monday, July 14, 2014

Dear Gossips,

Everyone is talking about Boyhood. They’re calling it a “masterpiece”. They’re saying that director Richard Linklater has made “cinematic history”. They’re claiming that it’s never been done before, that Linklater has redefined the way childhood is portrayed in film.  Read Full Intro

Daniel Radcliffe next: the rom-com

July 14, 2014 17:27:04 Posted at July 14, 2014 17:27:04
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Allan Bregg/ Splash

Daniel Radcliffe is currently promoting his new movie The F Word. In the US the movie is called What If…because apparently American audiences are pearl clutchy about that kind of sh-t. It’s a romantic comedy. I love the variety in his career. He’s done the supernatural, fantasy franchise thing. Full Story

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Chiwetel is going to the Emmys

July 14, 2014 16:40:30 Posted at July 14, 2014 16:40:30
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Look, it’s not just Matthew McConaughey who’s getting invited to every award show. Chiwetel Ejiofor is going to the Emmys too. He’s been nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries for his work on Dancing On The Edge up against Billy Bob Thornton, Mark Ruffalo, Martin Freeman, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Idris Elba. Full Story

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Emma & Joaquin

July 14, 2014 14:28:36 Posted at July 14, 2014 14:28:36
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Emma Stone worked with Woody Allen last year on Magic In The Moonlight in France. Looks like he’s found a new muse. Because she’s now shooting another film with him, currently untitled, and this time in Rhode Island. How long has it been since he set a story in America? Wait. Never mind. Full Story

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Unbroken and Angelina’s Eye

July 11, 2014 15:49:41 Posted at July 11, 2014 15:49:41
Sarah Posted by Sarah

The first trailer for Unbroken, Angelina Jolie’s second film as a director, has been released and it has Oscar Bait stamped all over it: Sweeping music, dazzling visuals, a story about a scrappy survivor, World War II, and a family-friendly Christmas release date. If Unbroken is even half as good as advertised, it’s a shoo-in for nominations next year. Full Story

Could this have been?

July 11, 2014 15:39:20 Posted at July 11, 2014 15:39:20
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Sienna Miller and Johnny Depp were on the beach in Massachusetts yesterday shooting Black Mass. At a different time… Could this have been? Physically, she is totally his type, non? In line with Kate Moss and Vanessa Paradis. Can you imagine? Actually, I’ve imagined it before. Full Story

Wanting Rachel & Jake

July 11, 2014 14:47:28 Posted at July 11, 2014 14:47:28
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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“Life's under no obligation to give us what we expect.” – Margaret Mitchell OK but what about what we want? Can we have what we want? What I’ve been wanting for a long time is Rachel McAdams and Jake Gyllenhaal. Since 2010 – click here Full Story

Baby-blocking

July 11, 2014 14:20:14 Posted at July 11, 2014 14:20:14
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Eva Mendes was photographed on Wednesday, just as news was breaking that she and Ryan Gosling are expecting a baby. As you can see, she was desperately trying to cover her body. Well, they’ve managed to keep this secret for 7 months, supposedly. They’re saying she just stayed in her house the whole time. Full Story

Anne Hathaway’s slip-on kicks

July 10, 2014 21:27:53 Posted at July 10, 2014 21:27:53
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Jose Perez/ Splash

Anne Hathaway is currently shooting The Intern, the new Nancy Meyers movie. You know Nancy Meyers. It’s Complicated, Something’s Gotta Give, Father Of The Bride… What I like: Meyers writes for people over 45. What I’m not that into: Meyers’s films are like the Williams-Sonoma of movies. Full Story

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Hike, Pray, Love

July 10, 2014 20:18:36 Posted at July 10, 2014 20:18:36
Lainey Posted by Lainey

The first trailer for Wild, adapted from Cheryl Strayed’s bestseller, has been released, starring Reese Witherspoon. As I wrote a couple of months ago, they’re scheduling this film for Oscar ambitions. Reese wants #2. One of our producers on etalk, Joanna, compared the introductory vibe of Wild to 127 Hours – the sunburst, the landscape. Full Story

Tom’s new co-star fits the description

July 10, 2014 14:46:48 Posted at July 10, 2014 14:46:48
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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KP Pictures/ Splash, Jason Merritt/ Getty

Tom Cruise was out in London last night just as it was announced that they’ve cast the female lead in Mission: Impossible 5. Her name is Rebecca Ferguson. She’s a Swedish actress, 30 years old, was nominated for a Golden Globe for her performance in The White Queen last year. I’ve attached a photo. Full Story