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Exclusive! First Review Of Liam Neeson's New Political Drama Felt; The Watergate Movie

19 October 2016 8:35 AM, PDT | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

Note: Our Spy recently saw a Very rough cut of this film called Felt, starring Liam NeesonDiane Lane, and Jason Bateman.

The film is currently in post production and is expected to be released in 2017. Significant changes, including reshoots, are expected, so the theatrical release version of this film will be different from the super early cut our spy saw.

Felt aims to be a taut spy thriller, centering on “Deep Throat,” the pseudonym given to the notorious whistleblower for one of the greatest scandals of all time, Watergate. The true identity of the secret informant remained a mystery and source of much public curiosity and speculation for more than 30 years. That is until, in 2005, special agent Mark Felt shockingly revealed himself as the tipster. This unbelievable true story chronicles the personal and professional life of the brilliant and uncompromising Felt, who risked and ultimately sacrificed everything – his family, »

- Kellvin Chavez

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#LALovesOctober: Stars Rooting for the Dodgers (Photos)

18 October 2016 3:52 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Ken Jeong The “Dr. Ken” star is a self-possessed “lifelong Dodger fan,” and attends games regularly, including opening day and sometimes with fellow celebrity fans. Jason Bateman The “Arrested Development” star is such a “crazy fan for this team,” that he has never agreed to throw out a first pitch, but did prank the Arizona Diamondbacks once by throwing a pitch out in their stadium when the Dodgers were visiting. Zac Efron The actor attends multiple home games with his La hat on, and the Dodgers even alerted fans that they could find themselves sitting next to the “Neighbors” star at some point. »

- Linda Ge

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New poster and clips from upcoming comedy ‘Office Christmas Party’

18 October 2016 6:20 AM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Coming to cinemas this December is the comedy Office Christmas Party, a film which feature quite the impressive cast, including Jennifer Aniston, Jason Bateman, T.J. Miller, Kate McKinnon and Olivia Munn.

In Office Christmas Party, when the CEO tries to close her hard-partying brother’s branch, he and his Chief Technical Officer must rally their co-workers and host an epic office Christmas party in an effort to impress a potential client and close a sale that will save their jobs.

We’ve got the brand new poster (above) and some new clips to share with you ahead of the film’s release in the UK on 9th December.

Here are those clips, along with the UK teaser trailer.

The post New poster and clips from upcoming comedy ‘Office Christmas Party’ appeared first on The Hollywood News. »

- Paul Heath

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Office Christmas Party Clips Get Naughty with Jennifer Aniston and Kate McKinnon

17 October 2016 1:46 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

The holiday season is when studios release their big awards contenders, but it's also a great time for an all-star comedy. This year, fans looking for some relief this Christmas can count on Paramount's Office Christmas Party, which looks like a wild time. Today, we have four clips from this outrageous laugh-fest. These new scenes arrive to celebrate National Boss's Day, offering never-before-seen footage from the December 9 release.

Jennifer Aniston stars in Office Christmas Party as the CEO of a company who tries to close her hard-partying brother's (Jason Bateman) branch. This leads the brother and his Chief Technical Officer to rally their co-workers and host an epic office Christmas party in an effort to impress a potential client and close a sale that will save their jobs. Both Jennifer Aniston and Jason Bateman lead a diverse cast of comedy and action all-stars, who can be seen in these clips from Paramount Pictures. »

- MovieWeb

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New poster and four clips from Office Christmas Party

17 October 2016 1:13 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

In celebration of Boss’s Day, four new clips have arrived online along with a poster for Josh Gordon and Will Speck’s festive ensemble comedy Office Christmas Party; check them out below…

In Office Christmas Party, when the CEO tries to close her hard-partying brother’s branch, he and his Chief Technical Officer must rally their co-workers and host an epic office Christmas party in an effort to impress a potential client and close a sale that will save their jobs.

Office Christmas Party is set for release on December 9th, with a cast that includes Jennifer Aniston, Jason Bateman, Vanessa Bayer, Jillian Bell, Jamie Chung, Rob Corddry, Abbey Lee, Kate McKinnon, T.J. Miller, Olivia Munn, Karan Soni, Courtney B. Vance and Matt Walsh. »

- Amie Cranswick

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First Clips For Office Christmas Party Tee Up Festive Shenanigans

17 October 2016 10:02 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Not a year goes by without the release of a festive-themed ensemble comedy to cram up theaters. It’s a Hollywood tradition that stretches all the way back to National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation and beyond, and one that will continue with the release of Office Christmas Party come December.

Acting as a welcome tonic to the R-rated shenanigans of Bad Santa 2, Josh Gordon and Will Speck’s star-studded romp is considered the more light-hearted of the two, centering on Jennifer Aniston’s CEO Carol Vanstone as she preps to shut down the company in the build up to the festive season. In a last-ditch effort to reverse their fortunes, Clay (T. J. Miller) and his Chief Technical Officer “must rally their co-workers and host an epic office Christmas party in an effort to impress a potential client and close a sale that will save their jobs.”

There’s a »

- Michael Briers

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This Is The Day Before The Show, Y'all

13 October 2016 6:01 AM, PDT | FilmExperience | See recent FilmExperience news »

by Daniel Crooke

In honor of Christopher Guest’s long overdue return to the mockumentary – the costumed cheerleader saga Mascots, hit Netflix at midnight – let’s take a moment to celebrate some of the most indelible characters in his filmography. This collection of ordinary folks in extraordinarily amusing niches – small town actors with big city dreams, obsessive dog owners, outdated folk musicians, awards show hopefuls – could easily be milked for laughs through condescending jabs. Instead Guest and his repertory cohort of improvisational comics imbue their creations with rich empathy and heartfelt humor, no matter how ludicrous their worlds. This marks theirs as a distinctly humanist cinema that revels in personal idiosyncrasies rather than repelling from them, and chooses ironic optimism over sarcastic defeat. While refreshingly full-bodied, they’re, above all else, very funny.

For me, all roads lead back to Libby Mae Brown, the spirited, slack-jawed (low-fat or non-fat) Blizzard queen from Waiting for Guffman, »

- Daniel Crooke

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Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s five best movie roles to date

6 October 2016 5:45 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Central Intelligence, starring Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart, is a hilarious, action packed comedy that proves that heroes come in all shapes and sizes and it’s due to land on both Blu-ray and DVD come the 31st October 2016.  To celebrate this upcoming release we’ve listed five of the Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s best movie roles to date below…

Central Intelligence (2016) 

Central Intelligence is easily one of the most likeable comedies of 2016 – something more than verified by its global box office returns. The film takes the traditional buddy comedy and spins the usual tropes so that stand-up sensation Kevin Hart is ostensibly the straight man to Johnson’s leftfield CIA oddball. The film also explores the weight of expectation placed on High School successes as opposed to the cold, hard reality of life after education. Johnson is Bob Stone, formerly and quite literally the butt of every joke »

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Now Casting: Lin-Manuel Miranda’s ‘In the Heights’ and More Jobs

29 September 2016 10:17 AM, PDT | | See recent Backstage news »

Before there was “Hamilton,” there was “In the Heights,” the first Tony Award-winning musical from Lin-Manuel Miranda. In today’s casting notices, you have the chance to star in an upcoming union production of the Broadway hit, which now casting several leading roles. Additionally, we have three more opportunities including a Netflix series and regional theater! Check them out!  “In The Heights”“In the Heights,” which won the Tony Award for best musical in 2008, is casting union actors for a regional production. The musical, featuring music and lyrics by Miranda and a book by Quiara Alegria Hudes, depicts life in the Washington Heights of New York City. Rehearsals will begin Feb. 25, 2017, with a run slated for Mar. 16–Apr. 2, 2017 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. “Ozark”“Ozark,” a Netflix series starring Jason Bateman, is casting background talent. The show, which “takes place in the dark and dangerous world of drug-money laundering,” seeks actors, aged »

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Slash Trailer Takes Erotic Fan Fiction to the Next Level

29 September 2016 9:03 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

There are erotic fan fiction fans. And then there are those who devote their life to writing it. Neil is in the author camp. And his hobby may have just gotten him ostracised from his classmates in the sure-to-be hilarious new romantic comedy Slash. Today, we have the first trailer and the official poster for Slash, and if you're a fan or writer of fan fiction, this is one future cult classic that is not to be missed.

Neil is a questioning high school freshman whose main social outlet is the steamy erotic fan fiction he writes about Vanguard, the brawny, galaxy-hopping hero of a popular sci-fi franchise. When Neil's stories are exposed in class he is mortified, but the effortlessly-cool Julia comes to his defense. An erotic fan fic writer herself, Julia pushes Neil to publish his stories to an online "adult" forum, where they quickly grab the attention of the site moderator, »

- MovieWeb

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27 September 2016 7:00 PM, PDT | FilmExperience | See recent FilmExperience news »

Comics Alliance Joss Whedon on which Avenger would make the best Us President

Vulture Tom Ford celebrates Jake Gyllenhaal's lack of manscaping

THR Viola Davis to star in Steve McQueen's Widows, a female heist picture 

Acidemic offers tips for hunting for buried genre treasures (in this case vampire films) on Amazon Prime

Bloody Disgusting the "Godfather of Gore" Gordon Lewis has passed away at 87. He's the cult filmmaker Juno and her new pal Jason Bateman obsessed over together

Huffington Post Danielle Brooks and Gabby Sidibe love their plus size bodies for Lane Bryant. Cute commercial

Watch This an interview with John Butler who made Handsome Devil which will hopefully get a release soon. Fair warning: the type is ridiculously small. What is this, Tumblr?

Coming Soon Dr Strange gets wobbly cosmic blurs motion posters

Us Weekly continuing the garbage fire theme of 2016 in which both people and Love keep dying, »


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Top Lists: The Other Kind of Labor Movies

9 September 2016 5:55 PM, PDT | | See recent news »

Last weekend, we honored Labor Day with a list of films celebrating labor unions and working people. But as every mother knows there is another kind of “labor.” Two things that Hollywood loves – weddings and births – are the subjects of countless films. To celebrate that other kind of “labor day,” here are a half-dozen movies (in no particular order) about having a baby with a birth scene.

1. Knocked Up (2007)

Judd Apatow’s guy-humor comedy features Kathryn Heigl in a very graphic birth scene with some shots you won’t soon forget (in the unedited version), which some have suggested might serve as birth control for some women out there.

2. The Back-Up Plan (2010)

Probably the weirdest movie birth scene -a home birth in a pool, surrounded by your closest friends, some of whom do not want to be there. Not sure an audience is really called for with this significant life event, »

- Cate Marquis

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45 Movies To Look Forward To Before The End Of 2016

23 August 2016 8:30 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

45 Movies To Look Forward To Before The End Of 2016 1 of 45   

Click to skip The Light Between Oceans - Sept 2nd

Why You Should See It: Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander are currently two of Hollywood's most in demand talents and seeing them lighting up the screen together, in a Derek Cianfrance film no less, should be a treat.

Morgan - Sept 2nd

Why You Should See It: Kate Mara heads to space again with a Scott. This time, however, it's Luke, Ridley's son, in what promises to be a thrilling sci-fi debut (in the vein of Ex Machina) for the filmmaker.

Yoga Hosers - Sept 2nd

Why You Should See It: Kevin Smith's name should be enough to get you into theatres for Yoga Hosers. But if it's not, you can also look forward to Mr. Johnny Depp reprising his role of Guy Lapointe.

Sully - Sept 9th

Why »

- Mark Cassidy

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Critics' Choice Movie Awards Moving to December 11th!

18 August 2016 4:35 PM, PDT | Manny the Movie Guy | See recent Manny the Movie Guy news »

That's right folks, the Critics' Choice Movie Awards, given by the Broadcast Film Critics' Association (of which I'm a proud voting member!) is moving to an earlier date making it the first major award show of the season! Yay! Take that Golden Globes Ha!

Also, actor/comedian T.J. Miller is returning to host! Take a look at the full press release below:

A&E Network, home of the Critics. Choice Awards for the past two years, today announced a significant shift in the year-end awards season calendar. The 22nd Annual Critics. Choice Awards show will now be kicking off the season as the first major award show honoring the best in film and television when it airs live on Sunday, December 11th at8PM Et/5Pm Pt immediately following .Critics. Choice Red Carpet Live. on A&E at 7Pm Et/4Pt.

Comedian T.J. Miller will return as host of the »

- Manny

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Kidman, Witherspoon snag rights to Liane Moriarty's Truly Madly Guilty

16 August 2016 8:50 PM, PDT | | See recent news »

Liane Moriarty (Photo credit: Nic Walker)

Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon have joined forces to option the film rights to Sydney novelist Liane Moriarty.s Truly Madly Guilty..

The actors are clearly high on Moriarty, having already turned the author's Big Little Lies into a series for HBO that is currently in post.

The show was adapted by David E. Kelley, directed by Dallas Buyers Club's Jean-Marc Vallee and stars Witherspoon, Kidman, Shailene Woodley, Laura Dern, Zoe Kravitz and Alexander Skaarsgard..

Witherspoon and Kidman will produce Truly Madly Guilty with Australian Bruna Papandrea (soon to hit Sydney for an in-conversation event hosted by Screen Nsw), who runs Witherspoon's Pacific Standard banner, and Per Saari, who oversees Kidman's Blossom Films..

Pacific Standard is known for its focus on adaptations, with Witherspoon having previously produced Cheryl Strayed's.Wild, directed by Vallee, and Gillian Flynn's.Gone Girl, which was directed by David Fincher. »

- Staff Writer

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Zootopia Blu-Ray Review

5 August 2016 12:33 PM, PDT | | See recent AreYouScreening news »

There was a point when you had to wonder about Disney films, especially when Pixar seemed to putting out the movies to watch. But, with Frozen, Big Hero 6, and now Zootopia, Disney is amazing audiences again. Not that Disney films were ever disappointing, but consistent 10/10 ratings is a different level.

The story of Judy Hopps (Ginnifer Goodwin), the cute and fuzzy bunny who just won’t give up on her dreams (despite her father’s advice), and Nick Wilde (Jason Bateman), the con artist fox, quickly became one of the most celebrated films of the year.

See our full Zootopia movie review here.

Zootopia, though almost bizarrely unassuming in its delivery, manages to mix genres, offer up characters most movies should envy, and all while mixing in fun and beauty in a way that would make Walt himself proud.

Best of all, as you might easily imagine, the film »

- Marc Eastman

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Trainspotting 2, Split, and The Great Wall top our list of trailers you might have missed this week!

29 July 2016 12:48 PM, PDT | Cineplex | See recent Cineplex news »

Trainspotting 2, Split, and The Great Wall top our list of trailers you might have missed this week!Trainspotting 2, Split, and The Great Wall top our list of trailers you might have missed this week!Amanda Wood7/29/2016 2:48:00 Pm

If you’re like us and absolutely love trailers, then this was your week.

The tail-end of Comic-Con at the beginning of the week saw tons of new trailers for some of our most hotly-anticipated movies like Wonder Woman, Kong: Skull Island, and Justice League. There were so many new trailers that we made an entire post catching you up on what you might have missed: read it here.

Even after the Comic-Con excitement died out, we saw a bunch of new trailers for a variety of films being released over the next little while. Check them out below to see what you missed!

Trainspotting 2

Ewan McGregor, Robert Carlyle, Jonny Lee Miller »

- Amanda Wood

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The genius of Roth by Anne-Katrin Titze

29 July 2016 8:21 AM, PDT | | See recent news »

James Schamus with Indignation's Linda Emond Photo: Anne-Katrin Titze

Partners on Broadway in Cabaret, starring Michelle Williams and Alan Cumming, together in Jason Bateman's The Family Fang with Christopher Walken, Maryann Plunkett and Nicole Kidman, Linda Emond and Danny Burstein this time are parents to Marcus Messner (Logan Lerman) in James Schamus's adaptation of Philip Roth's Indignation with Sarah Gadon, Tracy Letts, Ben Rosenfield, Pico Alexander, Noah Robbins and Philip Ettinger.

Linda Emond starred opposite Philip Seymour Hoffman in Mike Nichols’ production of Arthur Miller's Death Of A Salesman and may be seen in Terrence Malick's Weightless with Ryan Gosling, Christian Bale, Natalie Portman, Rooney Mara, Cate Blanchett, Val Kilmer, Benicio Del Toro, and Michael Fassbender.

Danny Burstein: "My dad was a protégé of Philip Roth." Photo: Anne-Katrin Titze

“If I did everything right, I could justify to my father the expense of my »

- Anne-Katrin Titze

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Watch The First Trailer For Office Christmas Party

28 July 2016 2:41 AM, PDT | | See recent TheMovieBit news »

Any good comedy has a title that tells the audience everything it needs to know. Anchorman. Wedding Crashers. Bad Santa. So Office Christmas Party is doing things right. Starring a fantastic comedy ensemble, including Jason Bateman, Jennifer Aniston, T.J. Miller, Kate McKinnon, and Rob Cordry, the stage is set for a christmas party of Project X proportions as Bateman and Miller must save their office from closing by impressing a potential with an epic office party. While this first teaser doesn’t really give us much of the story, we’re given a good taste of the comedy on offer, with some crazy talented comedians, including Miller and McKinnon, really letting loose. If over the top, crude comedy is your bag, this is the christmas movie for you. Released: December 9th »

- (Tom White)

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Casting News: Linney, Foy, Gillan, Mirchoff

27 July 2016 8:04 PM, PDT | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »


Laura Linney is returning to television with the actress tapped to star opposite Jason Bateman in the Netflix drama series "Ozark". Bill Dubuque ("The Judge") is onboard as writer-executive producer alongside Bateman who will also direct and "Hell on Wheels" producer Chris Mundy who will serve as showrunner.

Set in the world of drug-money laundering, the pair play a financial planner couple who must suddenly relocate from Chicago to a summer resort community in the Ozarks. The series will premiere worldwide on Netflix in 2017. [Source: The Live Feed]

Disney's The Nutcracker

Mackenzie Foy ("Interstellar," "The Twilgiht Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2") has scored the role of Clara in its latest retelling of "The Nutcracker and the Four Realms" at Walt Disney Pictures. Foy joins Misty Copeland who was recently announced as the lead ballerina in the film's sole dance number.

Based on the 1816 story by E.T.A. Hoffmann which subsequently became the 1892 Tchaikovsky ballet, Foy's »

- Garth Franklin

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