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Don’t Expect Matt Damon To Have A Large Role In Ocean’s Eight

17 February 2017 11:58 AM, PST | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

By now, you’ve no doubt heard that the latest property in Hollywood to get the female-led treatment is Ocean’s 11. Coming to us from director Gary Ross in the form of Ocean’s Eight, the new spin on the heist story will star an enviable cast made up of Hollywood’s hottest actresses, including Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Sarah Paulson and more. But it won’t only be the ladies who appear on screen.

We’ve head that Matt Damon, who starred in the Ocean’s 11 remake and its two sequels, will show up in some capacity as well. However, if you’re expecting him to have a substantial role in the film, you might be disappointed. That’s because the actor has revealed that it’s really just more of a quick cameo. While speaking to Collider about his new film The Great Wall, which is a bit of a disappointment, »

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Giveaway – Win Free State of Jones on Blu-ray

11 February 2017 3:40 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

The Civil War epic Free State of Jones starring Matthew McConaughey comes to DVD and Blu-ray on February 20th, and we’ve got three Blu-ray copies to give away to our readers courtesy of

Directed by four-time Oscar nominee Gary Ross (The Hunger Games, Seabiscuit, Pleasantville), and starring Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey, Free State of Jones is an epic action-drama set during the Civil War, and tells the story of defiant Southern farmer, Newt Knight, and his extraordinary armed rebellion against the Confederacy. Banding together with other small farmers and local slaves, Knight launched an uprising that led Jones County, Mississippi to secede from the Confederacy, creating a Free State of Jones. Knight continued his struggle into Reconstruction, distinguishing him as a compelling, if controversial, figure of defiance long beyond the War.

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The competition closes at midnight on Sunday, February 26th. UK readers only please. To enter, »

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Ocean’s Eight Crew Quietly Rides Subway In First Image

30 January 2017 3:27 PM, PST | AreYouScreening.com | See recent AreYouScreening news »

You’ve got a serious wait in store for you before you’ll actually get to see Ocean’s Eight, which is currently scheduled for summer 2018, but at least you get a pretty cool look at the movie.

You’ll probably have to wait quite a while before you even get further glimpses of the film, because I’m not sure it’s going to hit hard with a marketing window longer than a year, so it makes sense that if you’re going to release an image this early it ought to be a good one.

The crew takes a ride on a subway, and they look as disinterested as any group of insanely competent players about to take on a heist… I guess.

To keep the Ocean’s legend alive, our female cast is a fantastically wild group. All the better to make it seem unlikely that people »

- Marc Eastman

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Meet The Ladies Of Ocean’s 8

30 January 2017 12:41 PM, PST | www.themoviebit.com | See recent TheMovieBit news »

With director Gary ross (The Hunger Games) at the helm, the ultra cool Ocean’s Eleven is getting a gender bending makeover this Summer with Ocean’s 8 which sees Debbie Ocean (Sandra Bullock) attempting to pull off the heist of the century at New York’s star-studded Met Gala. Our first look at this new gang of lady thieves has come our way, and as you can see quite a talented cast has been assembled. From left to right, we have Bullock, Cate Blanchett (Lou), Rihanna (Nine Ball), Mindy Kaling (Amita), Awkwafina (Constance), Helena Boham Carter (Rose), Anne Hathaway (Daphne Kluger0m and Sarah Paulson (Tammy). Now, it remains to be seen if Ocean’s 8 can capture the same ultra cool style as the Steven Soderbergh’s originals, but their spirit will be alive and well with a cameo from Matt Damon, presumably reprising his role as Linus Caldwell. Hopefully, »

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First look image from Ocean’s Eight features the all-female crew

30 January 2017 8:57 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Warner Bros. has released a first look image for Gary Ross’ female-led spinoff to Steven Soderbergh’s Ocean’s trilogy, Ocean’s 8 featuring Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna and Helena Bonham Carter; check it out here…

The tide has turned and it’s a whole new “Ocean’s” when eight women plan and execute a heist in New York. Oscar winner Sandra Bullock stars in the title role, alongside Oscar winners Cate Blanchett and Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, with Rihanna and Oscar nominee Helena Bonham Carter. Oscar-nominated filmmaker Gary Ross is directing.

Ross directs from a screenplay he wrote with Olivia Milch (upcoming “Dude”), with Steven Soderbergh and Jon Kilik producing, Michael Tadross, Susan Ekins, Sandra Bullock, Diana Alvarez and Bruce Berman executive producing, and Milch co-producing. Filming is taking place in and around New York City.

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Interstellar Duo Matthew McConaughey And Anne Hathaway Circling New Thriller Serenity

30 January 2017 8:57 AM, PST | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Esteemed British screenwriter and director Steven Knight currently has his hands full with the Tom Hardy-fronted Taboo series, which premiered to relatively strong reviews earlier this month. But Knight is already plotting his next project, and Deadline reports that the writer-director has set sights on Interstellar duo Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway to headline.

It’s called Serenity, a “sexy noir” thriller that sadly doesn’t revolve around a group of interstellar bandits traveling through space in their prized Firefly-class transport ship – sorry, Browncoats. Greg Shapiro (The Hurt Locker, Zero Dark Thirty) and Guy Heeley are attached to produce, and the project is expected to be snapped up at next month’s European Film Market in Berlin.

Plot-wise, little is known about the story that Knight has rustled up, but early morsels suggest that McConaughey will play the part of a “fishing boat captain whose past is about to »

- Michael Briers

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Ocean's 8 First Look at Sandra Bullock and Her Team of Thieves

30 January 2017 8:30 AM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Earlier this month, we reported that Warner Bros.' highly-anticipated Ocean's 8 has added two more cast members, with Katie Holmes and James Corden coming aboard for unspecified roles. Ever since filming started in early November, we've gotten a few glimpses of the cast from set photos. Today we have the first official image and plot synopsis. This cast portrait features the eight leading women on a subway, with the synopsis confirming their character names for the first time. Take a look at the synopsis below, which also confirms earlier plot rumors.

"Warner Bros. Pictures' and Village Roadshow Pictures' first look at Ocean's 8 from one of New York City's most iconic locales: the subway. In Summer 2018, the tide will turn as Debbie Ocean (Sandra Bullock) attempts to pull off the heist of the century at New York City's star-studded annual Met Gala. Her first stop is to assemble »

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The First Official Photo For Ocean's Eight Will Leave You Saying, "Yas!"

30 January 2017 7:10 AM, PST | POPSUGAR | See recent BuzzSugar news »

Details surrounding Ocean's Eight have been scarce as of late, but now we finally have some answers about the female-centric Ocean's Eleven spinoff. Not only does the cast look incredibly fierce in the first official still, but we finally know what the movie is about. Get all the tidbits (including the release date) below! Who Is Starring? The cast is so random, it will actually make your head hurt. Sandra Bullock will star as Debbie Ocean (who is rumored to be the sister of George Clooney's Danny Ocean) along with Anne Hathaway, Rihanna, Helena Bonham Carter, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, and Cate Blanchett make up the eight-member crew, and there are some exciting cameos from the original cast already in store! Damian Lewis is also rumored to be playing the villain as Debbie's ex-boyfriend. What Is It About? According to an official statement, "the tide will turn as »

- Kelsie Gibson

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‘Ocean’s 8’ First Official Photo Shows All-Female Cast of Cate Blanchett, Sarah Paulson, Rihanna and More

30 January 2017 7:09 AM, PST | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Warner Bros.’ “Ocean’s 8” doesn’t come out until the summer of 2018, but the studio is already whetting fans’ appetites by releasing the first official image of the all-female cast. The “Ocean’s Eleven” reboot stars Sandra Bullock as Debbie Ocean, Cate Blanchett as Lou, Rihanna as Nine Ball, Mindy Kaling as Amita, Awkwafina as Constance, Helena-Bonham Carter as Rose, Anne Hathaway as Daphne Kluger and Sarah Paulson as Tammy.

Read More: Sarah Paulson Wins SAG Award For Female Actor In TV Movie or Limited Series

Here’s the Facebook post Warner Bros. put up on Monday morning.

Also appearing in the film are Olivia Munn, Dakota Fanning, Matt Damon, Richard Armitage, Katie Holmes, James Corden, Kim Kardashian West, Kylie Jenner, Kendall Jenner and Anna Wintour.

“Ocean’s 8” is being directed by Gary Ross, whose credits include “The Hunger Games” and “Seabiscuit.” Ross wrote the script with Olivia Milch, who »

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Ocean’s Eight: First Official Cast Photo Gathers Sandra Bullock And The Team

30 January 2017 7:09 AM, PST | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

If there’s one defining trait that underpins the Ocean’s franchise, it’s a suitably suave cast. More than five decades ago, Lewis Milestone gathered a crack team of well-tailored, fiercely intelligent crooks for an old-school heist movie. That tradition continued through Steven Soderbergh’s 2001 remake, one which birthed a trilogy of crime capers headed up George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Don Cheadle, Matt Damon and many more well-tailored, fiercely intelligent crooks.

Now, the buck has been passed on to director Gary Ross (The Hunger Games), who has brought together an enviable lineup for his female-fronted spinoff, Ocean’s Eight. Billed as more of a continuation of the Ocean’s series than a full-scale reboot, we now have our first official look at Sandra Bullock and her fellow criminals riding on the New York City subway. She’ll take point as Debbie Ocean, the estranged sister of George Clooney’s Danny Ocean, »

- Michael Briers

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First-Look at All-Woman ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ Film, ‘Ocean’s Eight’ – Rihanna’s Character’s Name Is “Nine Ball”

30 January 2017 6:38 AM, PST | ShadowAndAct | See recent ShadowAndAct news »

Warner Bros. has set a June 8, 2018 release for its all-woman “Ocean’s Eleven” film, which will be titled “Ocean’s Eight,” and is directed by Gary Ross. In development for at least a couple of years, with “Ocean’s Eleven” director Steven Soderbergh, star… Continue Reading → »

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First look image of the cast of Ocean’s 8!

30 January 2017 5:56 AM, PST | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Warner Bros. Pictures have released the very first Ocean’s 8 official image , which is now filming in New York City.

The tide has turned and it’s a whole new “Ocean’s” when eight women plan and execute a heist in New York.  Oscar winner Sandra Bullock stars in the title role, alongside Oscar winners Cate Blanchett and Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, with Rihanna and Oscar nominee Helena Bonham Carter.  Oscar-nominated filmmaker Gary Ross is directing.

Ross directs from a screenplay he wrote with Olivia Milch (upcoming “Dude”), with Steven Soderbergh and Jon Kilik producing, Michael Tadross, Susan Ekins, Sandra Bullock, Diana Alvarez and Bruce Berman executive producing, and Milch co-producing.  Filming is taking place in and around New York City.

Collaborating with Ross behind the scenes are director of photography Eigil Bryld (“In Bruges,” “Not Fade Away”), production designer Alex Digerlando (“Beasts of the Southern Wild, »

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Ocean’S 8 First Look Photo – Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina And Rihanna

30 January 2017 5:40 AM, PST | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Village Roadshow Pictures’ give audiences this first look at Ocean’s 8 from one of New York City’s most iconic locales: the subway.

The tide will turn as (L-r) Debbie Ocean (Sandra Bullock) attempts to pull off the heist of the century at New York City’s star-studded annual Met Gala.

Her first stop is to assemble the perfect crew: Lou (Cate Blanchett); Nine Ball (Rihanna); Amita (Mindy Kaling); Constance (Awkwafina); Rose (Helena Bonham Carter); Daphne Kluger (Anne Hathaway); and Tammy (Sarah Paulson).

Oscar-nominated filmmaker Gary Ross is directing.

Ross directs from a screenplay he wrote with Olivia Milch (upcoming “Dude”), with Steven Soderbergh and Jon Kilik producing, Michael Tadross, Susan Ekins, Sandra Bullock, Diana Alvarez and Bruce Berman executive producing, and Milch co-producing. Filming is taking place in and around New York City.

Collaborating with Ross behind the scenes are director of photography Eigil Bryld (“In Bruges, »

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First look image for the All-Female Ocean’s 8 has Sandra Bullock & Co. not looking amused

30 January 2017 4:45 AM, PST | HeyUGuys.co.uk | See recent HeyUGuys news »

Author: Zehra Phelan

The summer of 2018 is looking female feisty with the release of the all-female Ocean’s 8 and from the looks of the first image that has just become available we certainly wouldn’t want to get on the wrong side of these ladies – that probably explains the lack of any male passengers on the carriage.

Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Village Roadshow Pictures’ first look at “Ocean’s 8” from one of New York City’s most iconic locales: the subway. The tide will turn as (L-r) Debbie Ocean (Sandra Bullock) attempts to pull off the heist of the century at New York City’s star-studded annual Met Gala. Her first stop is to assemble the perfect crew. That said crew only happens to be some of the most bad-ass actresses that currently rule the big screen. These include Lou (Cate Blanchett), Nine Ball (Rhianna), Amita (Mindy Kaling), Constance (Awkwafina »

- Zehra Phelan

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‘Ocean’s 8’: First Look at Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett and Rest of the All-Female Cast

30 January 2017 4:42 AM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Warner Bros. Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures have released the first image from their movie “Ocean's 8,” which will hit theaters across the U.S. on June 8, 2018.

“In summer 2018, the tide will turn as (left to right) Debbie Ocean (Sandra Bullock) attempts to pull off the heist of the century at New York City’s star-studded annual Met Gala,” a statement explains. “Her first stop is to assemble the perfect crew: Lou (Cate Blanchett); Nine Ball (Rihanna); Amita (Mindy Kaling); Constance (Awkwafina); Rose (Helena Bonham Carter); Daphne Kluger (Anne Hathaway); and Tammy (Sarah Paulson).”

Gary Ross, whose credits include “Seabiscuit,” “The Hunger Games” and “Free State of Jones,” is directing from a screenplay he wrote with Olivia Milch, with Steven Soderbergh and Jon Kilik producing, Michael Tadross, Susan Ekins, Bullock, Diana Alvarez and Bruce Berman executive producing, and Milch co-producing.

Behind-the-camera talent includes director of photography Eigil Bryld (“In Bruges, »

- Leo Barraclough

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'Ocean's 8' First Look! See Sandra Bullock, Rihanna and the Rest of the Crew in Action

30 January 2017 4:05 AM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

No matter what happens, at least we have Ocean's 8 to look forward to.

And despite having a coffee table book's worth of paparazzi pics of the cast filming the movie, we now have our first official look at the titular eight in action: Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna and Helena Bonham Carter.

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Exclusive: Matt Damon Reveals He Has a Cameo in Upcoming 'Ocean's Eight'

Details on the Ocean's Eleven spinoff are still scarce, but we know that it's being helmed by The Hunger Games director Gary Ross and centers on eight women who "attempt to pull off the heist of the century at New York City’s star-studded annual Met Gala." (Hence the deluge of celebrity cameos, from Katie Holmes to Kim Kardashian West and Kendell Jenner.)

As for who each actress plays, we at least now have names: Bullock is Debbie Ocean, certainly »

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Win Free State on Jones on DVD

23 January 2017 12:00 AM, PST | HeyUGuys.co.uk | See recent HeyUGuys news »

Author: Competitions

Studiocanal is pleased to announce that the historical war epic Free State Of Jones is coming to Blu-ray, DVD and VOD 30 January 2017 and will be available on Est from 23 January 2017. To celebrate the release of this remarkable and inspirational true story, we have 3 copies on DVD up for grabs!

Written and directed by four-time Oscar® nominee Gary Ross (The Hunger Games, Seabiscuit, Pleasantville), and starring Oscar® winner Matthew McConaughey (Interstellar, Dallas Buyers Club), Free State Of Jones is an epic action-drama set during the Civil War, and tells the story of defiant Southern farmer, Newt Knight, and his extraordinary armed rebellion against the Confederacy. Banding together with other small farmers and local slaves, Knight launched an uprising that led Jones County, Mississippi to secede from the Confederacy, creating a Free State of Jones.

Please note: This competition is open to UK residents only

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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Remake Takes Shape With Anne Hathaway And Rebel Wilson

19 January 2017 1:17 PM, PST | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Six months on from the moment MGM secured Pitch Perfect‘s Rebel Wilson, Deadline is reporting today that Anne Hathaway has entered negotiations to climb aboard the studio’s female-led remake of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.

Steve Martin and Michael Caine headlined Frank Oz’s original slapstick comedy back in ’88 but this time, it is Hathaway and Wilson that are seemingly poised to take point as two scam artists who put social differences to one side in order to steal a small fortune from a wildly successful tech prodigy. Hilarity and some good old-fashioned hustling ensue, and we understand that Jac Schaeffer – who last collaborated with Hathaway for Warner’s alien comedy The Shower – is attached to pen the screenplay for MGM. No word yet on who will direct the remake, but Deadline notes that Rebel Wilson has also signed on to produce alongside Roger Birnbaum.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is now »

- Michael Briers

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Movie News: 'Hobbit' Star Richard Armitage Joins 'Ocean's Eight'; Japanese 'Attack on Titan' Touted for Hollywood

18 January 2017 1:30 PM, PST | Movies.com | See recent Movies.com news »

Ocean's Eight: Richard Armitage (The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, above) has joined the cast of Ocean's Eight. Gary Ross is directing the spin-off, which stars Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway and Mindy Kaling. No details about Armitage's role have been offered. [Deadline]   Attack on Titan: Warner Bros. is in negotiations to acquire feature film rights to Attack on Titan, a Japanese manga that was transformed into a successful anime series and two live-action movies (above). If things work out, David Heyman (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them) will serve as producer for an English-language feature. The story follows humans who must battle a giant alien race known as the Titans. [Deadline]   Body Cross: A new rumor...

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Kim Kardashian and Kendall Jenner will appear in ‘Ocean’s 8’

17 January 2017 11:20 PM, PST | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

It is being widely reported that both Kim Kardashian and Kendall Jenner will make cameo appearances in the forthcoming Ocean’s 8. The reality TV stars will appear in a scene involving the Met Gala in New York City in the film, which is now in-production in the city.

They will appear in the scene alongside Anna Wintour, Victoria’s Secret model Adriana Lima, and actress Katie Holmes, which we previously reported earlier last week.

Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna and Helena Bonham Carter lead the cast of Ocean’s 8, which will release in the summer of 2018.

Shooting is taking place in New York City where a heist is being plotted by the aforementioned ‘eight’. Damien Lewis is expected to play the villain in the film, while James Corden will play an insurance investigator who grows suspicious of the eight women of the title. »

- Paul Heath

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