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Marvel’s divorce fall out

Sarah Posted by Sarah at May 29, 2014 15:10:30 May 29, 2014 15:10:30

Last Friday director Edgar Wright packed his bags and left Marvel, abandoning Ant-Man just weeks before production was set to begin in Atlanta. Ever since then, details have been leaking out steadily, including a new feature from The Hollywood Reporter that confirms that Wright departed over script changes he didn’t approve. Full Story

Johnny Depp to rub scarves all over Houdini

Sarah Posted by Sarah at May 28, 2014 15:59:21 May 28, 2014 15:59:21
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There is a handful of films I want, kind of desperately, to see in my lifetime, and for some reason, they’re all biopics. They are, in order: Nikola Tesla, Harry Houdini, World War II ladyspies Christine Granville and/or Nancy Wake, and pirates Bartholomew Roberts and Jean Lafitte. Out of all of those, the only one we’re remotely close to seeing is Harry Houdini as there are currently two Houdini projects in development, one at Sony and one at Lionsgate. Full Story

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Early morning Tom Cruise

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 28, 2014 14:31:15 May 28, 2014 14:31:15
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The premiere of Edge Of Tomorrow happened in London today at around 6:30am local. Man, I would be so pissed if I had to get up at ass in the morning to cover that carpet. The reason it started so early is because Tom’s doing press in 3 cities, starting in London, Paris later, and then ending in New York. Full Story

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Wolverine in Tokyo

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 27, 2014 21:27:21 May 27, 2014 21:27:21
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X-Men: Days Of Future Past did big business at the box office this weekend. And while it was definitely a group effort, fully supported by nerds, I do feel like Hugh Jackman has been the face of this effort, the one who carried them all on his back, publicity-wise, and who deserves a lot of credit. Full Story

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Did the Internet ruin Tom Cruise?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 27, 2014 19:55:21 May 27, 2014 19:55:21
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Tom Cruise was in Rome today to promote Edge Of Tomorrow. He’s doing some kind of whirlwind press tour later this week. London, Paris, New York all in one day. Suzanne sent me an article this morning this morning in support of Cruise, his career, his film choices, and his impact on the industry. Full Story

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Amanda Seyfried: getting credit?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 27, 2014 17:01:39 May 27, 2014 17:01:39
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Sarah has a nickname for Amanda Seyfried that she uses on this site: oatmeal. I can understand why. But today I actually spent some timing thinking about Amanda Seyfried, her career. And you know what? Her choices don’t really suck. If they do ever suck, she doesn’t have to wear it. Like, we don’t blame her for The Big Wedding. Full Story

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Adam Sandler never has to worry

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 27, 2014 15:50:59 May 27, 2014 15:50:59
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Adam Sandler’s Blended is currently rating at a low 14% on Rotten Tomatoes. The movie opened on Memorial Day weekend lower than expected earning just over $14 million dollars. This should not be a surprise. To anyone. Especially if you’ve seen the trailer. Or, you know, any of his last 5 or 6 or more movies. Full Story

Sean Penn tags along

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 27, 2014 15:29:36 May 27, 2014 15:29:36
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Charlize Theron is currently promoting A Million Ways To Die In The West. Yesterday she was in London. And Sean Penn has come along with her on the press tour. They went out for dinner holding hands. They embraced inside the restaurant. It was pretty evident that photographers were around. Do you remember him tagging along with Robin Wright on publicity travel? Robin certainly didn’t have the schedule Charlize does and she definitely wasn’t working as much when she and Sean were together. Full Story

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Marvel: Still scary

Sarah Posted by Sarah at May 27, 2014 14:43:18 May 27, 2014 14:43:18

Scarlett Johansson has a movie coming out later this summer, Lucy, and it looks pretty cool.  It was originally slated to come out on August 8th, which made a lot of sense. The movie looks entertaining, if not actually good, and those kinds of softy action films usually do pretty well in the slightly less competitive month of August. Full Story

Monday, May 26, 2014

Dear Gossips,

Game Of Thrones was pre-empted last night on HBO. For the Memorial Day weekend in the United States but also because The Normal Heart aired instead, just like Behind The Candelabra last year. Did you watch? The film will repeat on HBO for the next few weeks.  Read Full Intro

Emily Blunt rethinks Tom Cruise

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 26, 2014 17:13:14 May 26, 2014 17:13:14
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Emily Blunt’s been in London the last few days to promote Edge Of Tomorrow with Tom Cruise. Check them out yesterday at a photo call overlooking Trafalgar Square. She and John Krasinski went out this weekend too – I’ve also attached shots of them leaving Chiltern Firehouse where EVERYONE has been partying lately. Full Story

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