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Shoah, Ganja & Hess, The Offence And More Joining Masters Of Cinema And Eureka! Classics In 2015

14 hours ago | Twitch | See recent Twitch news »

Eureka! Entertainment let fly with a volley of announcements earlier today, unveiling their slate for the first quarter of 2015 on both their Masters of Cinema and Eureka! Classics labels.New to Masters of Cinema will be Stanley Donen's Two For The Road, starring Audrey Hepburn and Albert Finney; Fritz Lang's Metropolis gets a 2-disc steelbook re-release that also includes the kitsch classic Giorgio Moroder presents: Metropolis;  Claude Lanzmann's epic documentary Shoah arrives alongside 4 Films After Shoah, including Last Of The Unjust; Elia Kazan's Wild River,  Sidney Lumet's little-seen cop drama The Offence starring Sean Connery; Raymond Bernard's deeply moving Wwi drama Wooden Crosses; Anthony Mann's Man Of The West with Gary Cooper; and Federico Fellini's Satyricon. On the Eureka! Classics label, Bill Gunn's Ganja And...

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Vanessa Hudgens Goes Dark, Gets Bangs: Her Hairstylist Explains Her "Sexy Shag"

21 November 2014 11:46 AM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Back at it again! Vanessa Hudgens was seen once again leaving Nine Zero One Salon in West Hollywood, this time with a decidedly shorter (and shaggier) new 'do. The star is set to begin rehearsals for her play Gigi—based on the Hollywood musical film that brought Audrey Hepburn worldwide attention—on Dec. 8. The show will have a four-week run at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., beginning Jan. 16. Riawna Capri, co-owner of Nine Zero One Salon, helped Hudgens achieve this sexy, no-fuss look. The hairstylist opened up to E! News about the star's decision to get fringe. "Vanessa really wanted to do bangs. She posted a 'to bang or not to bang' »

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Vanessa Hudgens Stars in Gigi: First Look

19 November 2014 5:45 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

It's the role that catapulted a newcomer named Audrey Hepburn to international stardom and later served as the centerpiece to one of the most Oscar-laden movie musicals in Hollywood history. Now, Vanessa Hudgens - exclusively seen here for the first time in character - is stepping into the enviable shoes of French novelist Colette's irresistible gamine in turn-of-the-20th-century Paris, Gigi, for the splashy stage musical of the same name. "Excited isn't a strong enough word!" the actress, who rose to fame as Gabriella Montez on the Disney Channel's High School Musical, tells People about landing the title role in the Broadway-bound adaptation. »

- Stephen M. Silverman, @stephenmsilverm

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Vanessa Hudgens Stars in Gigi: First Look

19 November 2014 5:45 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

It's the role that catapulted a newcomer named Audrey Hepburn to international stardom and later served as the centerpiece to one of the most Oscar-laden movie musicals in Hollywood history. Now, Vanessa Hudgens - exclusively seen here for the first time in character - is stepping into the enviable shoes of French novelist Colette's irresistible gamine in turn-of-the-20th-century Paris, Gigi, for the splashy stage musical of the same name. "Excited isn't a strong enough word!" the actress, who rose to fame as Gabriella Montez on the Disney Channel's High School Musical, tells People about landing the title role in the Broadway-bound adaptation. »

- Stephen M. Silverman, @stephenmsilverm

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Three Oscar Contenders Head to Broadway

18 November 2014 6:42 AM, PST | Scott Feinberg | See recent Scott Feinberg news »

By Anjelica Oswald

Managing Editor

Several Oscar contenders are heading to New York and the Broadway stage as the Oscar season progresses in Hollywood. With projects on both coasts, these contenders could score both Tony and Oscar nominations during the upcoming awards season.

Director Bob Fosse won two Tony Awards and an Oscar in 1973. The two Tonys were for direction and choreography for Pippin and the Oscar was for directing Cabaret. Director Stephen Daldry won an Oscar for The Reader and a Tony for Billy Elliot the Musical in 2009.

Five actresses have won both awards in the same year: Shirley Booth won a Tony for The Time of the Cuckoo and an Oscar for Come Back, Little Sheba in 1953; Audrey Hepburn won a Tony for Ondine and an Oscar for Roman Holiday in 1954; Ellen Burstyn won a Tony for Same Time, Next Year and an Oscar for Alice Doesn’t »

- Anjelica Oswald

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Listen: On 'Sabrina' and the Evolution of Audrey Hepburn

18 November 2014 6:00 AM, PST | Thompson on Hollywood | See recent Thompson on Hollywood news »

In 1954, Audrey Hepburn charmed moviegoers as a chauffeur's daughter in Billy Wilder's "Sabrina," an early example of the iconic screen star's bewitching blend of wit, style and charisma. The latest podcast in film critic Karina Longworth's You Must Remember This series, which regularly explores forgotten Hollywood backstories and mythology, examines Hepburn's emerging star persona during the days of "Sabrina"— along with some spicy behind-the-scenes goings-on involving costars William Holden and Humphrey Bogart. Below, listen to Longworth's 35-minute podcast, which is distributed by Infinite Guest from American Public Media. Follow the podcast on Twitter via @RememberThisPod. Past highlights include Longworth's takes on iconic screen pairings, from Bogie and Bacall to Elizabeth Taylor and Montgomery Clift. Her well-articulated and unusual insights into movie history make for a great long-form listen. »

- Ryan Lattanzio

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Daily | Listening | PTA, Wiseman, Huppert

17 November 2014 2:27 AM, PST | Keyframe | See recent Keyframe news »

A few recommendations for fellow podcast junkies: The Film Society of Lincoln Center has launched The Close-Up. It's free, it's weekly, and so far, there are four episodes, all recorded during last month's New York Film Festival. "Paul Thomas Anderson and Bennett Miller separately spoke separately with Nyff Director Kent Jones, while Laura Poitras sat down with Fslc Director of Programming Dennis Lim." And there's a discussion of the work of Jean-Luc Godard. More listening: Interviews with Frederick Wiseman, Josephine Decker, Isabelle Huppert and Kim Cattrall; and discussions of the work of Audrey Hepburn and Edgar G. Ulmer. » - David Hudson »

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Catch-up TV guide: from Psychobitches to Art Of Conflict

14 November 2014 10:00 PM, PST | The Guardian - TV News | See recent The Guardian - TV News news »

Psychobitches | Magicians, Psychics And Frauds | Radio 1 On iPlayer | High Maintenance | Art Of Conflict

It doesnt start on Sky Arts until next week but from Wednesday therell be a preview of this high-concept comedys second series available on Sky on demand. In the therapy room of Rebecca Fronts psychiatrist where some of historys most iconic and eccentric women go to get their psyches soothed will be the likes of Michelle Gomez, Kathy Burke and Samantha Spiro (back as a maddeningly annoying Audrey Hepburn; pictured, right); while new patients include Morgana Robinson playing Anna Nicole Smith, Meera Syal as the goddess Hera and Alexa Chung as The Girl With A Pearl Earring.

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- Rachel Aroesti, Martin Horsfield & Gwilym Mumford

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Henri Bendel's 2014 Holiday Windows—Go Behind-the-Scenes Before the Big Reveal!

14 November 2014 1:15 PM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Holiday shopping is upon us! One way to tell for sure? The festive window displays featured at department stores in Manhattan. One of our favorites: The classic, ultra-New York holiday displays at Henri Bendel. The luxury goods store always presents iconic, whimsical windows that represent why the holiday season in the Big Apple is like no other. Last year's installment was a star-studded feature inspired by caricaturist Al Hirschfeld's celebrity drawings—the Bendel windows showcased Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn and Sarah Jessica Parker among others. E! News caught up with Henri Bendel Creative Director Pina Ferlisi to get the scoop on this season's holiday windows before the big reveal next week. »

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Gwyneth Paltrow Attempts to Channel Marilyn Monroe

12 November 2014 11:20 AM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Does Gwyneth Paltrow have what it takes to embody the legendary Marilyn Monroe?

In this new Max Factor video, Gwyneth transforms into the sexy icon in order to represent the "Femme Fatale 40's," right down to the tousled short blonde hair and the retro peddle-pushers and cropped cardigan combo.

"It's fun to dress up for work," she says about her eyebrow-raising transformation. "You know, it's always nice to be in New York, in a little convertible Mercedes, and it's good."

Photos: See Gwyneth Paltrow Channel Fashion Icons Madonna, Audrey, Brigitte and Farrah

Gwyneth also rocks dramatic lashes and a bright statement lip a la Marilyn.

"I think I like the lipstick the best," she says. "I think it's my favorite of the look."

But Marilyn is not the only beauty icon Gwyneth has transformed into as the face of Max Factor. In July, she recreated the famous looks of Madonna (representing the 80s), Audrey Hepburn (the 50s), Brigitte Bardot »

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Gwyneth Paltrow Channels Marilyn Monroe in Latest Max Factor Campaign—See the Pics!

11 November 2014 1:05 PM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Get ready, folks: You're about to do a major double take. Gwyneth Paltrow has gone retro—again!—for the latest installment of her Max Factor campaign, a promotion in which she has channeled icons Audrey Hepburn, Brigitte Bardot, Farrah Fawcett and Madonna as recently as July. The campaign offers a modern take on beauty throughout the decades, although the Marilyn ads feature Gwyneth with the same coy, come-hither expression that made Monroe the iconic image of the '50s—and one of the most memorable and venerated faces in beauty of all time. Photos show Paltrow with tousled platinum waves, a sultry red lip and eye-widening mascara. She sports a peach cardigan and skin-tight, polka »

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In The Golden Age Of The Big Butt, Who Cares About Keira’s Boobs?

7 November 2014 7:46 AM, PST | Monsters and Critics | See recent Monsters and Critics news »

One of the funniest TV comedies in the last few years, HBO’s “Eastbound & Down,” saw the main character, Kenny Powers, wrestle with his lust, the eternal war between tits and ass, or as he described to a friend after he was  pressed for a choice between the two main female assets, “It’s no mystery that ass has always been tits’ greatest enemy… It’s almost like a Muslim-Jewish thing, but with tits and ass”Gorgeous Keira Knightley is protesting Photoshop. But let me reiterate…she is Gorgeous, a modern day Audrey Hepburn but prettier and naturally slim. If she has ever been […] »

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Cj E&M launches VoD service Vingo

5 November 2014 1:52 AM, PST | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

New service specialises in film recommendations and saw Cj E&M join with Dolby Laboratories to provide 5.1 surround sound on earphones and headphones.

Major Korean media contents group Cj E&M has launched a new VoD service called Vingo (vingo.co.kr) specialising in film recommendations yesterday (Nov 4).

They also joined with Dolby Laboratories to provide 5.1-channel surround sound on earphones and headphones.

Vingo makes tailored recommendations for viewing on multiple devices including PC, tablet, smartphone and smartTV. Based on their experience from organizing Cj cable film specialty channels such as CatchOn, ChannelCGV and Ocn, the company says it has structured a classification system of its own for diverse tailored recommendations.

Films available range from latest box office hits, such as local sea-faring adventure The Pirates, to films currently still in theatres, such as The Whistleblower, to arthouse films, such as Koreeda Hirokazu’s Like Father Like Son and Judy Dench-starrer Philomena, and to classics »

- hjnoh2007@gmail.com (Jean Noh)

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Top 100 Horror Movies: How Truly Horrific Are They?

31 October 2014 3:21 PM, PDT | Alt Film Guide | See recent Alt Film Guide news »

Top 100 horror movies of all time: Chicago Film Critics' choices (photo: Sigourney Weaver and Alien creature show us that life is less horrific if you don't hold grudges) See previous post: A look at the Chicago Film Critics Association's Scariest Movies Ever Made. Below is the list of the Chicago Film Critics's Top 100 Horror Movies of All Time, including their directors and key cast members. Note: this list was first published in October 2006. (See also: Fay Wray, Lee Patrick, and Mary Philbin among the "Top Ten Scream Queens.") 1. Psycho (1960) Alfred Hitchcock; with Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh, Vera Miles, John Gavin, Martin Balsam. 2. The Exorcist (1973) William Friedkin; with Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair, Jason Miller, Max von Sydow (and the voice of Mercedes McCambridge). 3. Halloween (1978) John Carpenter; with Jamie Lee Curtis, Donald Pleasence, Tony Moran. 4. Alien (1979) Ridley Scott; with Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, John Hurt. 5. Night of the Living Dead (1968) George A. Romero; with Marilyn Eastman, »

- Andre Soares

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Celebrity Photographer's Family at War Over 'Bert Stern: Original Madman'

31 October 2014 8:01 AM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

Behind the camera of Bert Stern lies a heated family feud. The photographer died in 2013 at the age of 83 and left behind some iconic images of Audrey Hepburn, Elizabeth Taylor, Madonna, and some of the most famous ones of Marilyn Monroe. His work has been featured in the Museum of Modern Art, and as a contemporary of such masters as Irving Penn and Richard Avedon, Stern's life and work were profiled in the documentary, Bert Stern: Original Madman, which is now at the center of a great legal controversy. The filmmaker behind that film is Shannah Laumeister, who

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'Breakfast at Tiffany's' Brownstone Listed for $8 Million

31 October 2014 6:26 AM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

The Breakfast at Tiffany's brownstone is back on the market. The four-story property, located on the Upper East Side (169 East 71st Street), provided the exterior shots for the 1961 adaptation of Truman Capote's novella, which starred Audrey Hepburn as socialite Holly Golightly and George Peppard as Paul Varjak, an aspiring writer and new neighbor who serves as her love interest. Read more 'Breakfast at Tiffany's': Read THR's 1961 Review The duplex will be converted into a four-bedroom, five-bath single-family home spans 3,800 square feet, including an enclosed greenhouse and basement, and also has a backyard, according

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Holly Golightly's Apartment in Breakfast at Tiffany's Is for Sale for $8 Million—Get the Scoop!

30 October 2014 1:11 PM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Breakfast at Holly Golightly's, anyone? The Upper East Side brownstone that appeared in 1961's Breakfast at Tiffany's is for sale and the four-story pad will only run you about, oh, $8 million. Some brief cinematic history: While the film's interior scenes were shot on a constructed set, the building's exterior—chic emerald doors included—was used for many primary shots throughout. The movie made actress Audrey Hepburn a household name, and for good reason: Who wouldn't fall for the doe-eyed, pixie cut-pioneering ingénue? Golightly would meet and eventually fall for neighboring tenant Paul Varjak (played by George Peppard) in the classic romantic comedy. The »

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Tommy Lee Jones Said Really Mean Things To Jim Carrey During Batman Forever

29 October 2014 8:02 AM, PDT | cinemablend.com | See recent Cinema Blend news »

Sometimes a movie duo works fabulously together onscreen, but the two utterly loathe each other offscreen. Rumor has it this was the case for Audrey Hepburn and Humphrey Bogart on Sabrina, Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey on Dirty Dancing, and even Rachel McAdams and Ryan Gosling on The Notebook. Well, add Batman Forever's dastardly duo of Tommy Lee Jones and Jim Carrey to this list. It turns out Jones loathed Carrey, and had no trouble letting it be known. While promoting his upcoming Dumb and Dumber To, Jim Carrey appeared on Howard Stern's show for a lengthy interview. About 55 minutes in, talk turns to Carrey's time playing the Riddler in Joel Schumacher's Batman Forever, in which Tommy Lee Jones co-starred as Two-Face. Well, it turns out Jones was less than thrilled to be sharing scenes with the comedian, and wasn't shy about letting Carrey know. According to Carrey, »

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Oscar de la Renta Deat at 82

21 October 2014 4:56 PM, PDT | National Ledger | See recent National Ledger news »

Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta has died aged 82. The designer to the stars - who created Amal Clooney's wedding dress for her and George Clooney's nuptials on September 27 - passed away at his Connecticut home on Monday (20.10.14) and while the cause of death is yet to be released, he was diagnosed with cancer in 2006. The designer rose to prominence in the 1960s when then-First Lady Jackie Kennedy wore his garments and he went on to launch his own fashion label. Former First Lady Hilary Clinton also used to regularly wear his designs, as did Laura Bush and Nancy Reagan, and earlier this month Michelle Obama, Us President Barack Obama's wife, wore one of his garments to an event. The Dominican Republic-born designer dressed several stars throughout a highly successful career, including Cameron Diaz, Nicole Kidman, Penelope Cruz and Audrey Hepburn. Just last month, one of his »

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Curio: My Fair Lady at 50

20 October 2014 8:00 PM, PDT | FilmExperience | See recent FilmExperience news »

Alexa here to celebrate the 50th anniversary of My Fair Lady. Although not my favorite movie musical, unlike the Smackdowners this summer,  I always have a blast returning to it.  Despite the many charms of Audrey Hepburn's performance, I love re-writing history and imagining how different a film it would be had Julie Andrews returned to the role.  Even more intriguing is imagining if Elizabeth Taylor (who wanted the role) had played Eliza.  For better or for worse, its Pygmalion story continues to be reinvented, with the latest incarnation being the ABC comedy Selfie (worth a watch for John Cho).

Some curios, vintage and handmade, to celebrate 1964's Best Picture after the jump...

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- Alexa

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