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Spermy’s Halloween

November 1, 2013 15:00:56 Posted at November 1, 2013 15:00:56
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Here are Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner trick-or-treating with their kids yesterday, not in costume. Because, as she told Ellen Degeneres, the one year they dressed up, none of the other parents did, so Ben said he’s never doing it again. It was one of those wholesome family stories that everyone watches with a smile and that you’ll watch with a smile if you haven’t already and afterwards you’ll say to yourself, “Gosh darn, what a perfect family!” video platform Full Story

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The LEGO Movie: Everything is awesome

November 1, 2013 13:35:56 Posted at November 1, 2013 13:35:56
Sarah Posted by Sarah

At first, The LEGO Movie sounded like exactly the kind of consumerist filmmaking that is tanking summer movies (see also: Transformers, Battleship), but the first trailer was funny, and despite its graveyard shift release in February, I was optimistic. Full Story

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Spike Lee & Pipsqueak

October 31, 2013 20:03:21 Posted at October 31, 2013 20:03:21
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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WENN

It was announced a few months ago that Justin Timberlake would play Neil Bogart in a biopic of the music producer’s life called Spinning Gold. Now The Hollywood Reporter says that they want Spike Lee to direct. Ummmm… I don’t need to see any more acting from JT but at the same time, I do want to see JT trying to act in front of Spike Lee. Full Story

Which would you rather: Aaron Taylor-Johnson edition

October 31, 2013 16:34:22 Posted at October 31, 2013 16:34:22
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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This week in Duh, We Knew That news, Aaron Taylor-Johnson has officially joined the cast of The Avengers: Age of Ultron as Quicksilver, the one hero more worthless than Hawkeye. Word that Taylor-Johnson was being tapped for the role came out early last summer and then he gave some not-very-coy interview during Kick-Ass 2 press that pretty well confirmed it: he was gearing up to play the guy who can run really fast. Full Story

Anne, Matthew, and the Nolan secrets

October 30, 2013 20:01:38 Posted at October 30, 2013 20:01:38
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Whenever Sarah talks about JJ Abrams, she always refers to him and his super secrety secrets approach to his projects. I get it. Sh-t is leaking everywhere these days. And he wants to preserve the integrity of his work. You know who’s also super secrety with all of his secrets? Christopher Nolan. Full Story

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In Which I Defend My Beloveds.

October 30, 2013 13:39:22 Posted at October 30, 2013 13:39:22
Duana Posted by Duana
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It has come to my attention that there is some unrest about the Veronica Mars movie. People - in my case, Sarah, who thought that the trailer looks “janky” and is being a good sport about this article - have had some critiques about it that center around the recent featurette. The complaints (and I’ve heard them from other places) seem to fall into two categories. Full Story

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James McAvoy needs to hope again

October 29, 2013 14:53:25 Posted at October 29, 2013 14:53:25
Lainey Posted by Lainey

I’m a sucker for goose fleshy music in a movie trailer if it’s done well. Which is an obvious thing to say. But the goose fleshy music attempt is so often attempted, with sh-tty results, that it feels more and more like it doesn’t happen enough. It happens here because we have two master narrators at work who can match the music with their voices. Full Story

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Jamie Dornan’s turn

October 28, 2013 14:36:15 Posted at October 28, 2013 14:36:15
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Now that Jamie Dornan’s been confirmed as Charlie Hunnam’s replacement for Robert Pattinson in Fifty Shades Of Grey, the paps have a new target. Check out Jamie with his wife Amelia Warner in London this weekend. The look on his face is cracking me up. He’s like, already? Oh yes already. Full Story

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Thor’s wedding

October 28, 2013 14:12:58 Posted at October 28, 2013 14:12:58
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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The Germany premiere of Thor: The Dark World occurred over the weekend and—gasp—a rare wild Hemsworth appeared. We’ve been poking at Chris Hemsworth for his lackluster presence in his own franchise’s promotions, and after the London premiere I didn’t expect to see him again until the US premiere in another week, but lo, there he is in Berlin. Full Story

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The Jolie’s bad pants

October 28, 2013 13:26:03 Posted at October 28, 2013 13:26:03
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Angelina Jolie took her kids out shopping the other day in Queensland, Australia where she’s directing her next film Unbroken. I don’t understand these pants. Like, I’m all for an elastic waistband but these…these are not sweatpants. The material is too nice. These are more like…palazzo pants. Full Story

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Ben Foster IS Lance Armstrong

October 24, 2013 18:04:16 Posted at October 24, 2013 18:04:16
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Holy. Sh-t. This is NOT Lance Armstrong. This is Ben Foster PLAYING Lance Armstrong. Amazing, right? They just started shooting the biopic last week with Stephen Frears directing. I was going to see this movie anyway because, well, I followed Armstrong for a long time. I naively/stupidly/blindly believed him until I couldn’t anymore. Full Story