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  • Liam Neeson’s Frail Frame Makes Him Almost Unrecognisable

    The 63-year old, Irish actor, Liam Neeson, has caused much concern amongst fans after being photographed looking quite frail on the streets of New York last week. In this dramatic transformation, he appears worryingly gaunt in the face with long grey wispy hair hidden underneath a baseball cap. In…

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  • Adam Sandler: 5 Reasons He’s No Longer a Movie Star

    Is it game over for Adam Sandler? His new comedy, “Pixels,” opened over the weekend to a mediocre $24 million, a disappointing result for the $88 million project. Sandler’s latest box office lemon comes on the heels of “The Cobbler” (Sandler’s lowest-grossing title ever, which opened to just…

    Variety
  • Hugh Jackman Reaches Out To Fans Over Final Wolverine Movie

    As hard as it may be to believe, it seems Hugh Jackman’s days as Wolverine are almost over. More than fifteen years since the original ‘X-Men,’ the role of the invulnerable Canadian mutant with the retractable claws has lifted the Australian actor from big screen obscurity to major movie star…

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  • 'Monkey King' breaks 'Kung Fu Panda 2' record in China as 'Monster Hunt' surges

    Box-office records continued to drop like flies last week in China as the homegrown "Monkey King: Hero Is Back" surpassed "Kung Fu Panda 2" to become the top-grossing animated film ...

    Los Angeles Times
  • Locarno Fest Reveals Titles Of First Look On Israeli Cinema Pics-In-Post Showcase

    The Locarno Film Festival has revealed the six titles that have made the cut for its First Look On Israeli Cinema pics-in-post showcase. Formerly known as Carte Blanche, Locarno’s First Look will provide Israel’s vibrant film industry with a prominent platform where directors and producers will…

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  • Robert Zemeckis’ ‘The Walk’ Set as Tokyo Festival Opener

    Robert Zemeckis drama "The Walk," starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt as wire-walker Philippe Petit, has been set as the opener of the Tokyo International Film Festival.

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    Jake Gyllenhaal: I want fighters to watch it

    Actor Jake Gyllenhaal opened up about his latest film Southpaw, in which he takes on the role of a boxer who loses his wife and custody of their daughter.

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  • Off Broadway Review: Sports-Agent Story ‘King Liz’

    Playwright Fernanda Coppel has latched onto a hot topic in Second Stage Uptown’s “King Liz” — the alarming under-representation of female agents in major-league sports, and the formidable social, political, and economic obstacles they have to overcome to swim in the company of those high-grossing…

    Variety
  • 'UnREAL's' Constance Zimmer on Quinn's Big Move: "She Doesn't Know What She Wants"

    “Why did she keep all this stuff? ... She’s smart, and she’s protecting herself," the actress tells THR of the episode's big reveal. "Now she gets to use it against ."

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Doc or Sorkinization? Which will be the better Steve Jobs movie?

    Technically Incorrect: Will it be the documentary, whose first trailer was just released? Or will it be the Aaron Sorkin version, which, it was announced Monday, will be the centerpiece of the New York Film Festival?

    CNET
  • Fox Searchlight Conjures Haunted House Movie From 80-Year-Old New Yorker Article

    EXCLUSIVE: A nearly 80-year-old article in The New Yorker about the first documented haunted house has scared up a deal at Fox Searchlight. Searchlight will develop a movie from Voices Through The Trumpet, a two-part article written by Carl Carmer. JT Petty has been set to write, and Alison…

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    Box Office Report: July 24 - 26th

    Jake Gyllenhaal's Southpaw overperformed its opening weekend, while Paper Towns and Pixels stalled.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Carmike Cinemas Shares Volatile After Financial Results

    The company posted a 14 percent attendance increase and 24 percent climb in revenue generated at the snack bars.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Michael Douglas: ‘I Was Left Giving The Exposition And Plot On Ant-Man’

    Michael Douglas said that his character Hank Pym is there for “exposition” in ‘Ant-Man’ and would love to get funnier lines if he’s in the sequel. Talking to Yahoo Movies, Douglas said that while the rewrite of the script by star Paul Rudd and ‘Anchorman’ director Adam McKay made the film funnier,…

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  • The Look of Silence - a New Documentary Wants Us to Make Noise

    A scene from The Look of Silence. Courtesy, Drafthouse Films & Participant MediaBeginning in 1965, over one million people were murdered in Indonesia. This state-sponsored genocide was justified at the time as necessary to root out the communists. What filmmaker Joshua Oppenheimer uncovered in his…

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  • TV Ratings: Caitlyn Jenner's E! Show Draws Just 2.7 Million Viewers

    Ahead of live-plus-three lifts, the premiere slightly outpaces recent episodes of the Kardashian franchise.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Larysa Kondracki Inks Directing Deal With Starz

    The Whistleblower helmer Larysa Kondracki has signed a one-year directing and first-look development deal with Starz. Under the pact, she will direct an upcoming episode of drama series Power. Kondracki co-wrote and directed the 2010 feature The Whistleblower starring Rachel Weisz. It…

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  • The 5 Poshest Movie Theaters for Snacks

    More and more theater chains allow you to eat and drink at your seats.Quick: Name a few foods that people usually eat in the movie theater. Popcorn, obviously. Maybe nachos, pretzel nuggets with cheese sauce, or a hot dog if they feel like waiting for hot food. Overpriced candy as well, most…

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