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Jennifer Lawrence teams up with Amy Schumer for screenplay: 'We were creatively made for each other'

26 August 2015 9:22 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

This could be a comedy match made in heaven - Jennifer Lawrence has just revealed that she and Amy Schumer are currently writing a screenplay together.

The Oscar-winning star was promoting the final instalment of The Hunger Games when she explained the pair are also planning to star in the eventual production.

"We play sisters," she told The New York Times. "We're almost done writing. It just flowed out of us. We've got about 100 pages right now.

"Amy and I were creatively made for each other," she continued to enthuse. "We have different flavours. It's been the most fun experience of my life.

"We start the day off on the phone, laughing. And then we send each other pages. And we crack up. I'm flying out tomorrow to see her in Chicago. We'll write a little bit with her sister, Kim, who worked with Amy when she was writing Trainwreck. »

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Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 banner sees President Snow crumble

25 August 2015 4:10 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Snow falls. As in, the giant statue of Donald Sutherland's President Snow from the Hunger Games falls, on the ground, and Jennifer Lawrence is standing on his shoulder.

A massive banner for the final Hunger Games movie, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2, has been unfurled, and here it is for you below in all its glory.

The fourth and final Hunger Games movie brings back the franchise's biggest stars including Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Natalie Dormer, Sam Claflin, Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth.

Mockingjay - Part 2 also marks the final screen role for Philip Seymour Hoffman, who passed away in February 2014 while filming the movie.

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 opens in cinemas on November 19, and you can watch the trailer below: »

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New banner for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2

24 August 2015 1:20 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Lionsgate has released a new banner for the final chapter in the Hunger Games series, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2, and we have it for you here…

See Also: Watch the trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2

With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss confronts President Snow (Donald Sutherland) in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends – including Gale (Liam Hemsworth), Finnick (Sam Claflin), and Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) – Katniss goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13 as they risk their lives to stage an assassination attempt on President Snow who has become increasingly obsessed with destroying her. The mortal traps, enemies, and moral choices that await Katniss will challenge her more than any arena she faced in The Hunger Games.

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 is directed by Francis Lawrence and stars Jennifer Lawrence, »

- Gary Collinson

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Witness The Fall Of A Dictator In Striking The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 Banner

24 August 2015 1:18 PM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Marking the fifth anniversary of Suzanne Collins’ final novel in the series, Mockingjay, Lionsgate has today peeled back the curtain on a striking new banner for its filmic adaptation, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2. Highlighting the fall of a dictator, the image sees members of the resistance – led by Katniss – standing tall around President Snow’s ruined monument.

As the fourth and final entry in the mainline series, Mockingjay – Part 2 will turn up the tension to eleven. Now that the entire nation of Panem hinges on the brink of war, heroine and modern-day beacon of hope Katniss Everdeen must spearhead the rebellion from the depths of the dormant District 13 if she really is to overthrow Snow’s totalitarian rule.

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Granted, fans of the über-popular series were left underwhelmed by the opening part of Francis Lawrence’s two-fold finale, though all signs point to »

- Michael Briers

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 Celebrates Anniversary Of Suzanne Collins’ Final Book With New Banner

24 August 2015 12:48 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

“The game is coming to its end.”

Today marks the five year anniversary since the release of Suzanne Collins’ final Hunger Games book, Mockingjay.

To celebrate, fans were encouraged to click the map of The Capitol on the all-new microsite: Squad451.TheHungerGames.movie. This website empowered them to ‘tap to reveal’ the exclusive new “Fallen Snow” banner for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2.

Following a cumulative 11,202,015 clicks from fans around the world in just one hour, fans can now view the banner and explore this vision of a toppled regime via your cursor or phone’s accelerometer.

The final installment of the epic Hunger Games series – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 – stars Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jeffrey Wright, Willow Shields, Sam Claflin, Jena Malone, Natalie Dormer, with Stanley Tucci, and Donald Sutherland.

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- Michelle McCue

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The Rebels Gather On Massive New The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 Banner

24 August 2015 11:55 AM, PDT | ComicBookMovie.com | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

Click On The Image For The Larger Version With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss confronts President Snow [Donald Sutherland] in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends – including Gale [Liam Hemsworth], Finnick [Sam Claflin] and Peeta [Josh Hutcherson] – Katniss goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13 as they risk their lives to liberate the citizens of Panem, and stage an assassination attempt on President Snow who has become increasingly obsessed with destroying her. The mortal traps, enemies, and moral choices that await Katniss will challenge her more than any arena she faced in The Hunger Games. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 is directed by Francis Lawrence and stars Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jeffrey Wright, Willow Shields, Sam Claflin, Jena Malone, Stanley Tucci, Donald Sutherland, Julianne »

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Watch: Director Bill Pohlad Discovers the Storytelling Behind 'Love & Mercy' in Exclusive Clip

24 August 2015 7:46 AM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Read More: Review: Brian Wilson Portrait 'Love & Mercy' Isn't Your Average Biopic Bill Pohlad's Brian Wilson biopic "Love & Mercy" became one of the year's most critically acclaimed films when it was released earlier this summer. Starring both Paul Dano and John Cusack as the Beach Boys co-founder in two distinct decades of his life, the film juxtaposes the making of the group's heralded "Pet Sounds" in the 1960s with Wilson's tortured soul in the 1980s and his second chance at life with Melinda Ledbetter (Elizabeth Banks). While the performances were unanimously praised, much of the acclaim surrounding "Love & Mercy" was focused on the unconventional split storytelling device, something that many critics believed made the film stand out at the top of the biopic genre. In the exclusive clip above, director Bill Pohlad discusses how he came to the decision to break down Wilson's life to these two pivotal periods. »

- Zack Sharf

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Wet Hot American Summer Midnights This Weekend at The Moolah

23 August 2015 8:09 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

“Well guys, we’ve made it to the end of the summer in one piece, except for a few campers who are lepers. “

Wet Hot American Summer screens midnights this weekend (August 28th and 29th) at The Moolah Theater (3821 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis, Mo). Admission is only $5

Wet Hot American Summer from 2001, is a comedy about summer camp, a spoof of movies about summer camp, a grab bag of random absurdity and a collection filmmakers and now-familiar actors hamming it up as hard as they can. It didn’t make much of a splash when it premiered 14 years ago (I don’t think it even played theatrically here in St. Louis, but I could be wrong about that), but it’s developed such a cult following over the past 14 years that Netflix has made a sequel series, Wet Hot American SummerFirst Day Of Camp.

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- Tom Stockman

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Moonbeam City: Comedy Central Animated Series Debuts September 16th

19 August 2015 5:50 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Comedy Central has announced that Moonbeam City, a new animated series, will debut on Wednesday, September 16th. The premiere follows the 19th season debut of South Park. There will be 10 episodes.

Here are the details:

Welcome To The Wonderful World Of Glitter, Glamour And Sexual Depravity In The New Animated Series "Moonbeam City" Premiering On Wednesday, September 16 At 10:30 P.M. Et/Pt

Series Premiere and Two Additional Episodes Now Available in the Comedy Central Screening Room

Rob Lowe Serves as Producer and Voice Talent (Dazzle Novak) with Elizabeth Banks (Pizzaz Miller), Will Forte (Rad Cunningham) and Kate Mara (Chrysalis Tate)

Guest Star Voice Talent Includes Powers Boothe, Kate McKinnon, Catherine O'Hara, Andy Richter, Susan Sarandon, Molly Shannon, Paul F. Tompkins, Patrick Warburton and Adam West

Fans Can Visit cc.com/moonbeam for Episode Previews »

- TVSeriesFinale.com

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Scooby-Doo Meets Batman and Gandalf in 'Lego Dimensions' Trailer

19 August 2015 12:21 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Last month, Lego unveiled new trailers for the upcoming video game Lego Dimensions, where we saw iconic characters such as Batman and Doctor Who in Lego form. Today, Lego Dimensions has released yet another gameplay trailer, which features beloved characters Shaggy (voiced by Matthew Lillard) and Scooby-Doo (voiced by Frank Welker) as they get tricked into entering the Lego world. There we see them interact with Gandalf (voiced by Tom Kane) from The Lord of the Rings along with The Lego Movie's Batman (voiced by Will Arnett) and Wyldstyle (Elizabeth Banks).

When a mysterious and powerful vortex suddenly appears in various Lego worlds, different characters from DC Comics, The Lord of the Rings and The Lego Movie are swept away. To save their friends, Lego Batman, Lego Gandalf and Lego Wyldstyle journey to locations beyond their wildest imaginations, and they soon realize that Lord Vortech is summoning villains from »

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Elizabeth Banks On Sexism In Hollywood: “It Drove Me To Direct For Sure” – Emmys

18 August 2015 5:53 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Aside from her chops as both a dramatic and comedic actress, Elizabeth Banks made her directorial debut in Pitch Perfect 2. Her production company was also behind both films and is, she says, "hard at work developing Pitch Perfect 3." While the role of Effie in The Hunger Games series catapulted Banks into super-fame territory, her well-loved guest spot as Sal on Modern Family earned her a 2015 Emmy nom, something the actress says she had "zero expectation” of… »

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'Walk of Shame' Producers Beat Script Theft Lawsuit

17 August 2015 8:30 AM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

The production companies behind the 2014 film, Walk of Shame, as well as its lead star Elizabeth Banks, have prevailed in a lawsuit alleging the script about a reporter's journey after a one-night stand was stolen. The copyright and breach-of-implied-contract complaint was filed by Shame on You Productions, operated by Dan Rosen, who alleged the film was illicitly derived from his screenplay "Darci's Walk of Shame." He claimed that in 2007, he met with Bank and her husband, Max Handelman, who produces films through Brownstone Productions, to pitch the screenplay. Despite supposed interest, Banks and

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- Eriq Gardner

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 poster pulled for accidental expletive

15 August 2015 8:29 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

The official Twitter account for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 has debuted a new promotional image for the film, although you won’t find it there as it was quickly deleted owing to unfortunate choice of text placement which meant that the word “c*nt” could be made out right in the middle of Jennifer Lawrence’s face. Oops!

See Also: Watch the trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2

With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss confronts President Snow (Donald Sutherland) in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends – including Gale (Liam Hemsworth), Finnick (Sam Claflin), and Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) – Katniss goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13 as they risk their lives to stage an assassination attempt on President Snow who has become increasingly obsessed with destroying her. The mortal traps, enemies, and moral »

- Gary Collinson

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The new Hunger Games poster just 'inadvertently' dropped the c-bomb

14 August 2015 3:13 PM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Somebody from the The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 marketing team had better put some money in the swear jar.

As the Hunger Games finale edges ever closer to release, the latest promotional poster inadvertently dropped the c-bomb.

Knowing the nature of the film franchise, we can't be sure if it was a rookie error or an act of rebellion that Katniss would be proud of.

Either way, while the message of the poster may have been lost, it certainly got people talking, although that didn't stop the powers that be from eventually removing the offending tweet.

The new Hunger Games Poster wasn't well thought through #hungergames pic.twitter.com/dUMZIrDsnz

— Charlee (@charmedcharlee) August 14, 2015

I smell a PR stunt - The Latest 'Hunger Games' Poster Has Dropped The C-Bomb via @pretty52 http://t.co/ZmziWrkLVD

— Shannon Peerless (@ShazzaYeti) August 14, 2015

The fourth and final Hunger Games movie brings back the franchise's biggest stars, »

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The new Hunger Games poster inadvertently drops the c-bomb

14 August 2015 3:13 PM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Somebody from the The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 marketing team had better put some money in the swear jar.

As the Hunger Games finale edges ever closer to release, the latest promotional poster inadvertently dropped the c-bomb.

Knowing the nature of the film franchise, we can't be sure if it was a rookie error or an act of rebellion that Katniss would be proud of.

Either way, while the message of the poster may have been lost, it certainly got people talking, although that didn't stop the powers that be from eventually removing the offending tweet.

The new Hunger Games Poster wasn't well thought through #hungergames pic.twitter.com/dUMZIrDsnz

— Charlee (@charmedcharlee) August 14, 2015

I smell a PR stunt - The Latest 'Hunger Games' Poster Has Dropped The C-Bomb via @pretty52 http://t.co/ZmziWrkLVD

— Shannon Peerless (@ShazzaYeti) August 14, 2015

The fourth and final Hunger Games movie brings back the franchise's biggest stars, »

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Best Looks of the Week: Elizabeth Banks' Peach-Hued Midi, Victoria Justice's Striped Summer Frock & More!

14 August 2015 3:00 PM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Another week, another slew of chic celebs in eye-catching summer colors. The winning hue thus far is certainly peach, which we spotted in the form of sprightly striped midis on both Elizabeth Banks and Victoria Justice. Banks donned her bright Roksanda frock to the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's annual Grants Banquet in Beverly Hills, complementing her look with violet Jimmy Choo sandals and a gold-studded clutch (also by Choo). Victoria, meanwhile, opted for a budget-friendly Asos dress with a sexy keyhole cut-out. Lady Gaga stunned in a waist-cinching white Vivienne Westwood design that gave us serious bridal vibes—so much so, in fact, that we had to ask: Should Gaga sport the toned-down gown to »

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Sarah Silverman Flaunts Cleavage While Halle Berry Goes Sexy at Hollywood Foreign Press Event

14 August 2015 2:15 PM, PDT | TooFab | See recent TooFab news »

Hollywood's biggest and brightest stars step out in full force!   It was a celebrity filled red carpet at the Hollywood Foreign Press Association Grants Gala in Beverly Hills on Thursday night. Halle Berry, who celebrates her 49th birthday today, stepped out looking more gorgeous than ever! The actress showed off her flawless figure in a sheer paneled, black and teal Noam Hanoch dress. She kept her hair up in a braided 'do and paired the look with some strappy sandals.   For Sarah Silverman, it was all about the cleavage. The "Masters Of Sex" star showed off her assets in a low cut Christian Siriano dress that featured an asymmetrical hemline. She complimented the look with a chic up 'do, natural makeup and black sandals.   Quite the va-va-voom look for her, right?! And Dakota Johnson went fifty shades of blue in a navy number for the night. The 25-year-old rocked a »

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Lady Gaga, Jane Fonda Steal the Show at Golden Globes Banquet

13 August 2015 10:31 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. had a starry lineup as it handed out $2.1 million to various causes, but stealing the show were Jane Fonda with her ad-libs, Lady Gaga with a one-liner about her nose, and Emily Blunt and Benicio Del Toro who struggled hilariously to read the TelePrompter.

The occasion was the HFPA’s Aug. 13 Grants Banquet at the Beverly Wilshire, with the org’s new president Lorenzo Soria saying that it was a record handout from the org which annually presents the Golden Globes.

About two dozen stars, who sometimes made presentations singly but mostly in pairs, announced the 55 grantees, most of whom were in attendance.

Early in the evening, Fonda announced several honorees, then introduced the next presenters, Blunt and Del Toro — who were nowhere to be found, leading Fonda to nearly two minutes of ad libs, including the jokey shrug, “Benicio — You look in his eyes and think, »

- Tim Gray

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Lady Gaga, Jane Fonda Steal the Show at Golden Globes Banquet

13 August 2015 10:31 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. had a starry lineup as it handed out $2.1 million to various causes, but stealing the show were Jane Fonda with her ad-libs, Lady Gaga with a one-liner about her nose, and Emily Blunt and Benicio Del Toro who struggled hilariously to read the TelePrompter.

The occasion was the HFPA’s Aug. 13 Grants Banquet at the Beverly Wilshire, with the org’s new president Lorenzo Soria saying that it was a record handout from the org which annually presents the Golden Globes.

About two dozen stars, who sometimes made presentations singly but mostly in pairs, announced the 55 grantees, most of whom were in attendance.

Early in the evening, Fonda announced several honorees, then introduced the next presenters, Blunt and Del Toro — who were nowhere to be found, leading Fonda to nearly two minutes of ad libs, including the jokey shrug, “Benicio — You look in his eyes and think, »

- Tim Gray

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The new nostalgia: Releasing multiple updated versions of childhood memories

13 August 2015 5:37 PM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

In the modern era of filmmaking, ushered in when Steven Spielberg accidentally created the summer blockbuster with Jaws, cinema has become increasingly linked with nostalgia. For example, the early films of Spielberg and George Lucas were inspired by their childhood love of 40’s and 50’s adventure serials, yet directors from the next generation (most notably Jj Abrams, whose Super 8 is effectively a love letter Spielberg and whose next film is a sequel to Lucas’ beloved sci-fi classic) tend to go full circle and wear their childhood influences on their sleeve, creating effective pieces that are nostalgic about what was already a piece of nostalgia to begin with. Yet audiences are beginning to reject the idea of nostalgia. This summer alone, the two movies that have been trying to sell audiences nostalgia for the 80’s, Terminator: Genisys and Pixels, have both flopped at the box office, as audiences prove »

- Alistair Ryder

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