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Captain America vs. Iron Man—Marvel’s Civil War is happening

Sarah Posted by Sarah at October 14, 2014 14:52:42 October 14, 2014 14:52:42
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RDJ has been talking up a potential extension of his contract to play Iron Man, and everyone jumped on the Iron Man 4 grenade, because he made some wiseass comments about Iron Man 4. I didn’t buy that he was in talks for another Iron Man installment, but that he could be extending his deal to make room for a fourth Avengers movie. Full Story

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Martin Lawrence: home for the holidays?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 14, 2014 13:36:26 October 14, 2014 13:36:26
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Even George Clooney has one. You remember his aunt Starla? The Rogue Relative? Aunt Starla told the Daily Mail that Brad Pitt would probably be his best man and, as I wrote at the time, Aunt Starla didn’t know sh-t. Click here for a refresher. Full Story

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CIFF Review: Miss Julie

Sarah Posted by Sarah at October 10, 2014 14:17:30 October 10, 2014 14:17:30
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The Chicago International Film Festival kicked off last night, and over the next couple weeks I’ll be reviewing some festival season stragglers, beginning with the opening night film, Miss Julie, which blew chunks. But first we need to talk about Colin Farrell, who was on hand along with writer/director Liv Ullmann to introduce the film. Full Story

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Beautiful British people looking beautiful (and British) in the rain

Sarah Posted by Sarah at October 10, 2014 14:01:57 October 10, 2014 14:01:57
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WENN

The Imitation Game opened the London Film Festival the other night and Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley showed up looking all kinds of glamorous. Cumberbatch is at his best in Sherlock drag, but the suit porn is good, too, and this is some prime suit porn. If Cumberbatch is your flavor, then you’ll enjoy these photos as they’re like the double-chocolate malt equivalent of The Batch. Full Story

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George Clooney crashes Comic Con (but not THAT Comic-Con)

Sarah Posted by Sarah at October 10, 2014 13:45:08 October 10, 2014 13:45:08
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Which is, honestly, more interesting to me than his wedding. New York Comic Con is underway, and while it isn’t as important from an industry perspective as San Diego Comic-Con, it is rising in prominence thanks to some high-profile projects that have eschewed Hall H for New York’s west side. Full Story

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Comparing beards

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 8, 2014 19:38:19 October 8, 2014 19:38:19
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Too easy. And besides, the only commentary that will matter on these photos will be Michael K’s of Dlisted.com so I’ll just give you the straight description direct from the photo agency: “John Travolta shows his dedication to his craft as he films night scenes for his new movie Life on the Line on October 7, 2014 in Vancouver, Canada. Full Story

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Keira: red, pleats, pockets, and maths

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 8, 2014 15:13:22 October 8, 2014 15:13:22
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WENN

The BFI London Film Festival is underway and one of England’s proudest achievements this year is The Imitation Game, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley. The press conference and photo call happened today. Keira’s dress… F-ck. It’s ALWAYS Keira’s dress, isn’t it? Valentino, red, pleats, pockets, perfect. Full Story

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The DUFF

Duana Posted by Duana at October 8, 2014 14:40:14 October 8, 2014 14:40:14

Mae Whitman stars in The Duff, an upcoming movie for which you need to know two pertinent pieces of information:  first, it’s based on a book written by an author, Kody Keplinger, who was 17 at the time of publication; second, and the one you’ll hear most about, is that “Duff” stands for “Designated Ugly Fat Friend”. Full Story

RDJ, Forever and Always: Part Two

Sarah Posted by Sarah at October 8, 2014 13:55:10 October 8, 2014 13:55:10
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Okay, now that we’ve talked about the Marvel can of worms RDJ has opened up, let’s move on to how delightful RDJ is in general, which is SO DELIGHTFUL. First, there’s his appearance on The Howard Stern Show in which he talked about Sarah Jessica Parker. Stern is pushing, trying to get RDJ to say something click-baity about SJP, but RDJ (if only they stayed together for the combined acronyms!) is too smooth to get suckered. Full Story

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