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A Blake called Nancy

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 12, 2016 19:15:20 April 12, 2016 19:15:20
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Blake Lively is doing reshoots for The Shallows in LA. I didn’t have much to say about this until I found out in the photo captions that her character’s name is Nancy. Is this a contemporary film? Like does it take place in the now? Because if it takes place within the last five years, I’m not sure about a twentysomething year old woman called Nancy. Full Story

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Tessa Thompson is Thor’s new maybe-lady

Sarah Posted by Sarah at April 12, 2016 17:36:49 April 12, 2016 17:36:49
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It was announced yesterday that Tessa Thompson, of Creed and Dear White People fame, is joining Thor: Ragnarok in an unspecified role, though Deadline says she’s “kind of a superhero” and is expected to appear in other Marvel movies, and she’s also playing Thor’s love interest. Full Story

#TeamCap vs. #TeamIronMan

Sarah Posted by Sarah at April 12, 2016 16:05:45 April 12, 2016 16:05:45
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Lainey is #TeamIronMan. I am #TeamCap. We’ve been sniping at each other over text off and on about how she’s wrong. And with the Captain America: Civil War press tour kicking off over the weekend, it’s only going to get worse, because everything is divided by Iron Man vs. Full Story

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Melissa McCarthy in The Boss

Sarah Posted by Sarah at April 12, 2016 14:24:59 April 12, 2016 14:24:59
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I saw The Boss this weekend and we need to have a come to Jesus about Melissa McCarthy. This is the second movie McCarthy made with her husband, Ben Falcone, the first being Tammy. They wrote and produced both movies, and Falcone directed both. Full Story

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Suicide Squad is all-in on the fun

Sarah Posted by Sarah at April 11, 2016 18:05:40 April 11, 2016 18:05:40
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The last time we saw a Suicide Squad trailer, it left me a bit bemused. I wasn’t sure what to make of it, because it was, tonally, quite different from the first trailer. Well, the third trailer, premiered at the MTV Movie Awards, doubles-down on the relatively lighter tone of that second trailer, adding more classic rock songs to the trailer soundtrack, and showing off more humorous moments with the characters. Full Story

Is Daisy Ridley a giant?

Sarah Posted by Sarah at April 11, 2016 17:17:12 April 11, 2016 17:17:12
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens won Best Movie of 2015 + Deadpool at the MTV Movie Awards last night, which is unsurprising. It’s a popularity contest and that was the biggest movie last year. JJ Abrams Full Story

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MTV Meatballs

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 11, 2016 16:35:40 April 11, 2016 16:35:40
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Dwayne The Rock Johnson’s body isn’t what attracts me to him. That kind of brawn has never been my thing. What I like about The Rock is his sense of humour. He knows what you think of him. He doesn’t pretend to be anything else. Full Story

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