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Gal Gadot May Take a Break from DC for Bradley Cooper's Deeper

20 September 2017 3:12 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

After dominating the summer box office, Wonder Woman star Gal Gadot is in talks to join Guardians of the Galaxy 2 star Bradley Cooper in a new thriller entitled Deeper, for director Kornel Mundruczo. No production schedule was given for this project, and no release date has been set by MGM, so it's possible that this may not go into production until after Wonder Woman 2, which is expected to start sometime next year, with Warner Bros. already setting a December 13, 2019 release date. Then again, if this project comes together quickly, it's possible that she could shoot it before returning as Diana of Themyscira.

Deadline broke the casting news today, although no details have been given regarding Gal Gadot's character. The story centers on a disgraced astronaut (Bradley Cooper), who embarks on a mission to reach the bottom of a newly discovered oceanic trench, believed to now be the lowest point on Earth. »

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Beauty vs Beast: Two Princes

18 September 2017 3:00 PM, PDT | FilmExperience | See recent FilmExperience news »

Jason from Mnpp here, wishing a happy 44th birthday to the perennially underrated James Marsden today! He's not so underrated that he's ever really gone without work at least (and he's currently riding the zeigeist a bit with the success of Westworld, although I don't know if his moon-eyed compoke Teddy is really what's keeping anybody coming back to that show week after week) but underrated he still somehow seems. That's an impressive impression to give for someone as breathtakingly gorgeous as him! No small feat.

I suppose it's the "Nice Guy Loser" role he's been called on to play time and again - we've watched him watch The Girl go off with the right Mr. Right so many times we've built a stockpile of empathy for him. Speaking of, for today's for "Beauty vs Beast" let's hit up just one of those roles, the 2007 hit film Enchanted (which insanely is turning 10 in November, »

- JA

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First Trailer for Upcoming Spy Thriller ‘Red Sparrow’

18 September 2017 2:13 AM, PDT | Age of the Nerd | See recent Age of the Nerd news »

Dominika Egorova is many things. 
 A devoted daughter determined to protect her mother at all costs. 
A prima ballerina whose ferocity has pushed her body and mind to the absolute limit.

A master of seductive and manipulative combat. Check out the first look at “Red Sparrow‘ right here.

When she suffers a career-ending injury, Dominika and her mother are facing a bleak and uncertain future. That is why she finds herself manipulated into becoming the newest recruit for Sparrow School, a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people like her to use their bodies and minds as weapons. After enduring the perverse and sadistic training process, she emerges as the most dangerous Sparrow the program has ever produced. Dominika must now reconcile the person she was with the power she now commands, with her own life and everyone she cares about at risk, including an American CIA agent who »

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Red Sparrow (2018) Teaser Trailer: Jennifer Lawrence is a Russian Seductress & Spy

15 September 2017 3:39 PM, PDT | Film-Book | See recent Film-Book news »

Red Sparrow Trailer Francis Lawrence‘s Red Sparrow (2018) movie trailer stars Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Charlotte Rampling, and Mary-Louise Parker. Red Sparrow‘s plot synopsis: based on the book by Jason Matthews, “Dominika Egorova is many things. A devoted daughter determined to protect her mother [...]

Continue reading: Red Sparrow (2018) Teaser Trailer: Jennifer Lawrence is a Russian Seductress & Spy »

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Red Sparrow Gets A New Movie Trailer Starring Jennifer Lawrence

15 September 2017 1:19 PM, PDT | ShockYa | See recent ShockYa news »

After the success of “The Hunger Games,” Jennifer Lawrence and director Francis Lawrence (no relation) are working together again. But this time, instead of a post-apocalyptic dystopian Ya movie, “Red Sparrow” is a spy movie. Check out the new trailer above: A Russian spy (Jennifer Lawrence) falls for a CIA officer (Joel Edgerton) and considers […]

The post Red Sparrow Gets A New Movie Trailer Starring Jennifer Lawrence appeared first on Shockya.com. »

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Red Sparrow: first trailer for Jennifer Lawrence thriller

14 September 2017 10:24 PM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

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Jennifer Lawrence stars in upcoming thriller Red Sparrow - and the first trailer for the film has landed...

It’s not arriving in cinemas until next year, but hopes are high for Red Sparrow, a film that reunited Jennifer Lawrence with her Hunger Games director, Francis Lawrence.

It’s based on the book by Jason Matthews, and Lawrence co-stars in this one with Joel Edgerton. She plays Dominika, a woman forced to became a ‘sparrow’. A sparrow is a Russian secret service operative trained to seduce people to get information.

The first trailer and synopsis for the movie has now landed too, and you can see it right here…

Here's the synopsis...

Dominika Egorova (Jennifer Lawrence) is drafted against her will to become a “sparrow,” a trained seductress in the Russian security service. Dominika learns to use her body as a weapon, but struggles to maintain her »

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See Jennifer Lawrence as Femme Fatale in New 'Red Sparrow' Trailer

14 September 2017 6:44 PM, PDT | Rollingstone.com | See recent Rolling Stone news »

Jennifer Lawrence stars as Dominika Egorova, a former ballerina whose career-ending injury leads her to be recruited for the Russian assassin-training Sparrow School, in upcoming film Red Sparrow.

In the film's first trailer, Egorova is seen after her Sparrow School training, which involves "young officers trained to seduce and manipulate," a voiceover explains. "To use their bodies, to use everything."

In the clip, Egorova sports many looks to deceive her targets – from switching between various blonde and brown wigs to wearing alluring dresses – while leaving a bloody and deadly trail in her wake. »

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The Shape of Water, All the Money in the World, and Red Sparrow all get trailers today!

14 September 2017 2:25 PM, PDT | Cineplex | See recent Cineplex news »

The Shape of Water, All the Money in the World, and Red Sparrow all get trailers today!The Shape of Water, All the Money in the World, and Red Sparrow all get trailers today!Amanda Wood9/14/2017 4:25:00 Pm

There’s plenty of exciting movie news to report today, so we’ll jump right into it.

Firstly, the first trailer for Jennifer Lawrence’s next movie was released. Red Sparrow steers Lawrence away from her tormented housewife character in this week’s mother! and lets her take a little more control of the situation. She plays a Russian ballerina turned spy who is tasked with killing a CIA agent (Joel Edgerton). Her Hunger Games stunt skills look like they get put to good use here, and we can’t wait to see how this insane cast (Mary-Louise Parker, Matthias Schoenaerts, Jeremy Irons, Charlotte Rampling) takes on a Russian spy thriller. »

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Get Your First Look At Red Sparrow

14 September 2017 1:08 PM, PDT | Cinelinx | See recent Cinelinx news »

We may not ever get a Scarlett Johansson lead Black Widow stand-alone film, but we it looks like we are getting the closest thing to with Jennifer Lawrence.

We have been waiting for a Black Widow film since she first showed up in Iron Man 2. We will probably continue to wait for it, but we are getting the next best thing. Nearly the same story, just outside of the McU, and starring Jennifer Lawrence, as Fox has released the first trailer for Red Sparrow. Check it out below.

The story follows Dominika Egorova, played by Jennifer Lawrence, is many things: A devoted daughter determined to protect her mother at all costs; A prima ballerina whose ferocity has pushed her body and mind to the absolute limit; A master of seductive and manipulative combat. When she suffers a career-ending injury, Dominika and her mother are facing a bleak and uncertain future. »

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First Trailer for Spy Thriller 'Red Sparrow' Starring Jennifer Lawrence

14 September 2017 11:43 AM, PDT | firstshowing.net | See recent FirstShowing.net news »

"I heard about a program... Young officers, trained to seduce and manipulate." Perfect timing with this trailer, considering Mother! opens in theaters this weekend. 20th Century Fox has unveiled the first official trailer for spy thriller Red Sparrow, starring Jennifer Lawrence as the mysterious double agent spy named Dominika Egorova. This is the latest film from director Francis Lawrence, who last directed the final three Hunger Games films also starring Jennifer Lawrence. This time they're telling a much different story, with some sleek cinematography. In addition to Lawrence, the cast includes Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Charlotte Rampling, Mary-Louise Parker and Jeremy Irons. This first trailer doesn't show too much, but it is a very nice tease that will definitely get your attention. I'm certainly interested to see what this is all about. Even though we always have plenty of spy movies every year, this one looks good. Here's the first »

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Jennifer Lawrence Is at Her Most Raw and Visceral in Red Sparrow

14 September 2017 10:45 AM, PDT | POPSUGAR | See recent BuzzSugar news »

There's a good chance you haven't heard much about Jennifer Lawrence's next starring role. That's because the upcoming film is still in production and is set for a 2018 release, and it only just released its first trailer. Called Red Sparrow, it's an adaptation of the novel that shares the same name. In short, it's about a Russian prima ballerina, Dominika, whose career ends after she shatters her ankle. With her life in pieces, she lashes out at those who hurt her and winds up in the most unexpected place: a training academy for Russian spies. It only gets wilder from there. This past Spring, I was able to view some exclusive footage of the film and to get further insight from director Francis Lawrence. I don't want to jump the gun, but this has the potential to be Lawrence's most captivating role to date. Yes, even after seeing everything she goes through in Mother! »

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New trailer for Jennifer Lawrence spy thriller ‘Red Sparrow’

14 September 2017 9:01 AM, PDT | Blogomatic3000 | See recent Blogomatic3000 news »

Based on the book by former CIA officer Jason Matthews, Red Sparrow reunites Jennifer Lawrence with her Hunger Games director, Francis Lawrence with Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Charlotte Rampling, Jeremy Irons, and Mary Louise Parker rounding out the cast.

Dominika Egorova (Jennifer Lawrence) is drafted against her will to become a “sparrow,” a trained seductress in the Russian security service. Dominika learns to use her body as a weapon, but struggles to maintain her sense of self during the dehumanizing training process. Finding her power in an unfair system, she emerges as one of the program’s strongest assets. Her first target is Nate Nash (Joel Edgerton), a CIA officer who handles the agency’s most sensitive infiltration of Russian intelligence. The two young operatives fall into a spiral of attraction and deception, which threatens their careers, allegiances and the security of both countries.

Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, »

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Jennifer Lawrence Is a Deadly Seductress in First ‘Red Sparrow’ Trailer (Watch)

14 September 2017 8:48 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Jennifer Lawrence is a deadly seductress in Fox’s first teaser trailer for spy thriller “Red Sparrow.”

The footage, unveiled Thursday, shows her in a brunette wig and a low-cut red dress on a bed with a drink, followed by a man placing a mobile phone and money clip on the table and a disembodied male voice commanding her: “Take off your dress.”

There’s a shot of curtains swirling, then a quick shot of a man being strangled, followed by Lawrence walking down stairs — now as a blonde in a low-cut black dress. She’s then seen in a black swimsuit following a CIA spy played by Joel Edgerton at a pool and then again as a blonde with a short wig, somewhat resembling Charlize Theron’s look in “Atomic Blonde.”

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Trailer Watch: Jennifer Lawrence Uses Her Body & Mind as Weapons in “Red Sparrow”

14 September 2017 8:01 AM, PDT | Women and Hollywood | See recent Women and Hollywood news »

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Jennifer Lawrence re-teams with Francis Lawrence, who directed her in three installments of “The Hunger Games” franchise, for “Red Sparrow.” A trailer has arrived for the anticipated spy thriller, and in its first few seconds Lawrence seems to be playing a role very unlike Katniss Everdeen. She’s wearing a glamorous red dress with perfect hair and make up, and is sitting passively on a bed when a man enters the room, puts cash on the nightstand, and orders her to take off her dress. But there’s more to the picture. And it quickly becomes clear that like Katniss, Lawrence’s character in “Red Sparrow” has a lot going on under the surface — and she’s a fierce force to be reckoned with.

“When I was in Moscow I heard about a program,” a voiceover explains. “Young officers trained to seduce and manipulate. To use their bodies. To use everything. Call them Sparrows — that’s what she is.”

Lawrence plays Dominika Egorova, who is, according to the film’s official synopsis, “many things. A devoted daughter determined to protect her mother at all costs. A prima ballerina whose ferocity has pushed her body and mind to the absolute limit. A master of seductive and manipulative combat. When she suffers a career-ending injury, Dominika and her mother are facing a bleak and uncertain future. That is why she finds herself manipulated into becoming the newest recruit for Sparrow School, a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people like her to use their bodies and minds as weapons. After enduring the perverse and sadistic training process, she emerges as the most dangerous Sparrow the program has ever produced.”

Now Dominika is left figuring out how to reconcile the past and the present,

“the person she was with the power she now commands, with her own life and everyone she cares about at risk, including an American CIA agent who tries to convince her he is the only person she can trust.”

It looks like Dominika is going to kick a lot of ass in “Red Sparrow,” and while the trailer may cause some to roll their eyes — yes, another movie where a female spy relies heavily on her sexuality — it seems as though Dominka won’t just be portrayed as a pretty face who knows her way around weapons. And it’s not unlikely that “Red Sparrow” will tackle the fact that, as the film’s summary details, Dominka was manipulated into using her body as a Sparrow.

Red Sparrow” bows March 2, 2018. Joel Edgerton (“Loving”), Charlotte Rampling (“45 Years”), and Mary-Louise Parker (“Weeds”) co-star.

Lawrence’s “mother!” hits theaters this Friday, September 15. The controversial movie sees Lawrence and Javier Bardem playing a couple living in a remote house who receive uninvited guests.

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First trailer for spy thriller Red Sparrow starring Jennifer Lawrence

14 September 2017 7:56 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

20th Century Fox has debuted the first trailer for the upcoming spy thriller Red Sparrow. Based on Jason Matthews’ award-winning novel of the same name, the film sees director Francis Lawrence reunite with his Hunger Games star Jennifer Lawrence and features a cast that also includes Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Jeremy Irons, Mary-Louise Parker, Charlotte Rampling, and Ciaran Hinds; watch it below…

When she suffers a career-ending injury, Dominika and her mother are facing a bleak and uncertain future. That is why she finds herself manipulated into becoming the newest recruit for Sparrow School, a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people like her to use their bodies and minds as weapons. After enduring the perverse and sadistic training process, she emerges as the most dangerous Sparrow the program has ever produced. Dominika must now reconcile the person she was with the power she now commands, with her own »

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Red Sparrow Trailer Brings Jennifer Lawrence Into the Spy Game

14 September 2017 7:55 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Seduce. Deceive. Repeat. The first trailer for the upcoming spy thriller Red Sparrow starring Jennifer Lawrence has just been released by 20th Century Fox. Directed by Francis Lawrence and starring Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Charlotte Rampling, Mary-Louise Parker and Jeremy Irons, the film hits theaters March 2nd, 2018! You can check out the first footage below.

Dominika Egorova is many things. A devoted daughter determined to protect her mother at all costs. A prima ballerina whose ferocity has pushed her body and mind to the absolute limit. A master of seductive and manipulative combat. When she suffers a career-ending injury, Dominika and her mother are facing a bleak and uncertain future. That is why she finds herself manipulated into becoming the newest recruit for Sparrow School, a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people like her to use their bodies and minds as weapons. After enduring the perverse and sadistic training process, »

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Jennifer Lawrence New Red Sparrow Trailer: Russia Is Bad Guy Again (See!)

14 September 2017 7:34 AM, PDT | TheImproper.com | See recent TheImproper.com news »

Jennifer Lawrence plays a femme fatale Russian spy in a new trailer for the upcoming movie “Red Sparrow.” It’s okay to make Russia the bad guy again in Hollywood movies now that the Kremlin is under investigation for hacking the U.S. election to boost Donald Trump. The film also stars Joel Edgerton, Jeremy Irons, Matthias Schoenaerts, Ciaran Hinds, Joely Richardson, Mary Louise Parker and Charlotte Rampling. ...Read More »

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Jennifer Lawrence Is the World's Most Dangerous Spy in the Red Sparrow Trailer

14 September 2017 6:47 AM, PDT | POPSUGAR | See recent BuzzSugar news »

After everything she went through for Mother!, we have a feeling there are few things Jennifer Lawrence can't handle. And the trailer for her new movie, Red Sparrow, is proof. Lawrence plays Dominika Egorova, a former ballerina who becomes a spy, manipulator, and master of seduction in order to protect her mother. When an American CIA agent (Joel Edgerton) comes crashing into her life, Dominika's world is turned upside down. Red Sparrow also stars Charlotte Rampling, Mary-Louise Parker, and Jeremy Irons and hits theaters on March 2, 2018. »

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Jennifer Lawrence Is the World's Most Dangerous Spy in the Red Sparrow Trailer

14 September 2017 6:47 AM, PDT | Popsugar.com | See recent Popsugar news »

After everything she went through for Mother!, we have a feeling there are few things Jennifer Lawrence can't handle. And the trailer for her new movie, Red Sparrow, is proof. Lawrence plays Dominika Egorova, a former ballerina who becomes a spy, manipulator, and master of seduction in order to protect her mother. When an American CIA agent (Joel Edgerton) comes crashing into her life, Dominika's world is turned upside down. Red Sparrow also stars Charlotte Rampling, Mary-Louise Parker, and Jeremy Irons and hits theaters on March 2, 2018. »

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Watch The First Trailer For Red Sparrow Starring Jennifer Lawrence

14 September 2017 6:30 AM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

Jennifer Lawrence is starring alongside “javier bardem, ed harris and michelle pfeiffer in mother!, directed by darren aronofsky.” Due in theaters this Friday, it has been called “one of the most audacious and flat-out bizarre movies that a major studio has released in years.” (review)

Lawrence can next be seen in 20th Century Fox’s upcoming spy thriller Red Sparrow.

Directed by Francis Lawrence and starring Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Charlotte Rampling, Mary-Louise Parker and Jeremy Irons, the film hits theaters March 2nd, 2018.

Dominika Egorova is many things.

A devoted daughter determined to protect her mother at all costs.

A prima ballerina whose ferocity has pushed her body and mind to the absolute limit.

A master of seductive and manipulative combat.

When she suffers a career-ending injury, Dominika and her mother are facing a bleak and uncertain future. That is why she finds herself manipulated into becoming the newest recruit for Sparrow School, »

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