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Winona and the Visor's moment

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 13, 2014 16:58:37 June 13, 2014 16:58:37
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Terrifying what's happening right now. The Visor is having a moment. You know who's been wearing -- or you could say "rocking" -- the visor for years and years and years? You'd know if you've ever been to a Chinese mall. Or played golf. Asian ladies. My ma, the Chinese Squawking Chicken. Full Story

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Tom Hiddleston, country singer

Sarah Posted by Sarah at June 13, 2014 14:01:23 June 13, 2014 14:01:23
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I love old timey country music. I get it from my dad—he loves Woody Guthrie and Willie Nelson and Carl Perkins. He gave me all his Johnny Cash records when I was a kid, and even though he prefers to drive in silence, on road trips he would play Hank Williams because he knew I liked to have music in the car and that was all he could stand to listen to while driving. Full Story

Comeback to Oscar?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 12, 2014 19:39:25 June 12, 2014 19:39:25
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The Birdman trailer has just been released, the latest from Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu and starring Michael Keaton in what many are calling his “comeback”. Birdman also features Edward Norton, Zach Galifianakis, Naomi Watts (who did outstanding work on Inarritu’s 21 Grams), Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan, and Emma Stone. Full Story

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Tom Hardy: Frank Farmer

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 11, 2014 20:21:48 June 11, 2014 20:21:48
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These are new photos of Tom Hardy on the set of Legend. He’s playing the Kray twins. They were gangsters. Can we talk about The Bodyguard now? My friend-boss Nanci and I, for some reason, have been reminiscing a lot about The Bodyguard lately. The Bodyguard is one of those movies you stop and watch when it comes on television. Full Story

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Tilda driving

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 11, 2014 19:17:59 June 11, 2014 19:17:59
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Tilda Swinton and her boyfriend Sandro Kopp were out together in New York yesterday and she wasn’t wearing her Jennifer Aniston wig. She looks right again. And she looks so, so right in this short film for the Mercedes S Class Coupe which is also a love letter to Scotland. Full Story

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Still Dumb and Dumber

Sarah Posted by Sarah at June 11, 2014 15:30:11 June 11, 2014 15:30:11

I don’t think I’ve ever laughed harder in a movie than I did when I first saw Dumb and Dumber. It was a perfect convergence of comedy: I was twelve, Jim Carrey was at the top of his game, and the Farrelly Brothers’ gross-out aesthetic was brand new. Dumb and Dumber felt less like a movie and more like a collection of related skits. Full Story

Casting Roulette: Indiana Jones Edition

Sarah Posted by Sarah at June 9, 2014 16:56:06 June 9, 2014 16:56:06
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There’s a rumor going around—a dirty, dirty rumor—that Robert Pattinson, he of the tea-pouring hands and mothering hips, has somehow risen to the top of Disney’s wish list for their inevitable Indiana Jones reboot. Look, Pattinson is not a terrible actor. He’s really not. Full Story

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Marvel re-marries

Sarah Posted by Sarah at June 9, 2014 14:29:15 June 9, 2014 14:29:15
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Over the weekend Marvel wrapped up their (desperate) search for a new Ant-Man director after Edgar Wright suddenly dumped their ass a couple weeks ago. After working through a series of comedy directors, they landed on Peyton Reed. Who? Well, nerds are freaking out because he’s “best known” for Jim Carrey’s blah Yes Man (I say that with sarcasti-quotes because implying that Peyton Reed is known outside industry circles is a huge assumption), but Reed is an Upright Citizens’ Brigade affiliate and, more importantly, he directed Bring It On. Full Story

Rachel & Jake at boxing

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 9, 2014 13:29:31 June 9, 2014 13:29:31
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Last week, Rachel McAdams and Jake Gyllenhaal were seen together at dinner in Pittsburgh. Click here for a refresher. They’re working on a film, Southpaw. The movie is about boxing. There was a big boxing match on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden, Cotto vs Martinez. Full Story

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Friday, June 6, 2014

Dear Gossips,

Box office experts are predicting that The Fault In Our Stars will be #1 this weekend, ahead of Tom Cruise’s Edge Of Tomorrow. People really loved that book. As previously noted, I did not love that book. I mean it was OK, it didn’t suck.  Read Full Intro