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Win Passes To The Advance Screening of Hot Pursuit In St. Louis

27 April 2015 11:21 AM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

Wamg has your passes to the hilarious comedy Hot Pursuit, starring Academy Award winner Reese Witherspoon and Sofía Vergara.

In Hot Pursuit, an uptight and by-the-book cop (Witherspoon) tries to protect the sexy and outgoing widow (Vergara) of a drug boss as they race through Texas, pursued by crooked cops and murderous gunmen.

Anne Fletcher (“The Proposal”) directs from a screenplay written by David Feeney (TV’s “New Girl”) & John Quaintance (TV’s “Ben & Kate”). John Carroll Lynch (“Crazy, Stupid, Love.”) and Robert Kazinsky (“Pacific Rim”) also star.

From New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, Hot Pursuit opens on May 8.

Wamg invites you to enter for a chance to win passes (Good for 2) to the advance screening of Hot Pursuit on May 5th at 7Pm in the St. Louis area.

We will contact the winners by email.

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Name Sofía Vergara’s first two movies.

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35 Movies You Need to See This Summer

18 April 2015 8:49 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Whether you like it or not, the summer movie season is right around the corner! Of course, blockbusters sprout up all throughout the year, with movies like The Divergent Series: Insurgent and Furious 7 setting the box office on fire even before the "official" summer movie season kicks off...But the four-month period between May and August is simply jam-packed with big-budget tentpoles, outlandish comedies and even a few memorable indie dramas. Before you start snatching up tickets to your favorite summer movies, we have a handy guide breaking down all of the major studio blockbusters, and even a few independent flicks that have the potential to break out into the mainstream. Here our the 35 movies you simply can't miss this summer!

1Avengers: Age of Ultron - May 1

Cast: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo, Samuel L. Jackson, Jeremy Renner, Cobie Smulders, Elizabeth Olsen, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, »

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2015 Summer Movies Heading To Your Local Cinemas

13 April 2015 2:37 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

The middle of Spring actually means a new selection of summer blockbusters to look forward to, and with a ton of big-budget films slated to come out within the next few months and beyond, the summer of 2015 looks like one to remember.

From the new Mad Max (which is already on our end-of -year top ten list event though we haven’t yet seen it) to Avengers, Poltergeists, male strippers, talking teddy bears, and a reboot of the Jurassic Park franchise, this summer’s trips to the theaters will be jam-packed with sequels and new tales. From May 1st right through to the end of August, some of the movies on our list could wind up on year-end “best of” lists or even receive some Oscar talk by December.

Grab your calendar, because Wamg has a rundown of this summer’s films we’re most excited about, so check them out below! »

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Sofia Vergara and Reese Witherspoon Are On the Run in Hot Pursuit

10 April 2015 11:25 AM, PDT | ShockYa | See recent ShockYa news »

Sofia Vergara and Reese Witherspoon are giving the road trip subgenre a try with “Hot Pursuit,” coming to theaters May 8. The film, directed by Anne Fletcher and written by David Feeney, John Quaintance, Dana Fox and Katherine Silberman, puts a different twist on the subgenre by including a decent amount of danger and shootouts. Witherspoon plays a cop who is tasked with protecting Vergara’s character, the widow of a drug boss. Both of them have to make it through Texas while keeping their lives intact as they escape from gunmen and cops that have turned to the dark side. Along with Witherspoon and Vergara, the film stars John Carroll  [ Read More ]

The post Sofia Vergara and Reese Witherspoon Are On the Run in Hot Pursuit appeared first on Shockya.com. »

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New Trailer for Hot Pursuit Comedy, with Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara

10 April 2015 5:37 AM, PDT | WorstPreviews.com | See recent Worst Previews news »

Warner Bros just unveiled an international trailer for its upcoming "Hot Pursuit" action comedy, starring Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara. Check it out below. Plot: Follows an uptight and by the book cop (Witherspoon) who tries to protect the sexy and outgoing widow of a drug boss (Vergara) as they race through Texas, pursued by crooked cops and murderous gunmen. The new movie is directed by Anne Fletcher (The Proposal) and is set to hit theaters on May 8th. Trailer: »

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New trailer for Hot Pursuit starring Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara

9 April 2015 2:20 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

A new trailer has arrived online for Hot Pursuit, the upcoming action comedy starring Reese Witherspoon (Wild) and Sofia Vergara (Modern Family), and we have it for you below after the official synopsis…

In “Hot Pursuit,” an uptight and by-the-book cop (Witherspoon) tries to protect the sexy and outgoing widow (Vergara) of a drug boss as they race through Texas, pursued by crooked cops and murderous gunmen.

Directed by Anne Fletcher (The Proposal, The Guilt Trip), Hot Pursuit also stars John Carroll Lynch (Zodiac), Rob Kazinsky (Pacific Rim) and Richard T. Jones (Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles) and opens on May 8th.

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Sofia Vergara And Reese Witherspoon Play The Odd Couple In UK Trailer For Hot Pursuit

9 April 2015 2:16 PM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

One of Warner Bros.’ big summer comedies packs the weight of two major headliners: Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara. While the former did scoop up an Oscar a while back, she’s remained relatively low on the radar in the aftermath of her glorious win. The latter, however, has established herself as one of the highlights of ABC’s mockumentary comedy Modern Family. Put the pair together and what do you get? This year’s female buddy comedy, Hot Pursuit.

Previously titled Don’t Mess With Texas, the film might have swapped out its name, but the story remains the same. Witherspoon plays an uptight cop tasked with transferring Vergara’s glamorous moll across the country. In order to deliver Vergara, a key witness in the trial of a noted mobster’s death, Witherspoon’s fussy law enforcer must do whatever it takes to protect her. That includes all sorts »

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Reese Witherspoon and Sofía Vergara Star in Hilarious New Trailer For Hot Pursuit

9 April 2015 2:04 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

From New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures comes the comedy Hot Pursuit, starring Academy Award winner Reese Witherspoon (“Walk the Line,” “Wild”) and Sofía Vergara (“Chef,” TV’s “Modern Family”), under the direction of Anne Fletcher (“The Proposal”).

Watch the hilarious new trailer now.

In Hot Pursuit, an uptight and by-the-book cop (Witherspoon) tries to protect the sexy and outgoing widow (Vergara) of a drug boss as they race through Texas, pursued by crooked cops and murderous gunmen.

Fletcher directs from a screenplay written by David Feeney (TV’s “New Girl”) & John Quaintance (TV’s “Ben & Kate”). John Carroll Lynch (“Crazy, Stupid, Love.”) and Robert Kazinsky (“Pacific Rim”) also star.

The film is produced by Bruna Papandrea (“Wild,” “Gone Girl”), Reese Witherspoon and Dana Fox, with Jeff Waxman, Sofía Vergara and Luis Balaguer serving as executive producers.

Set to hit theaters on May 8, 2015, the film will be distributed by Warner Bros. »

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Reese Witherspoon & Sofia Vergara Run in 'Hot Pursuit' UK Trailer

9 April 2015 12:37 PM, PDT | firstshowing.net | See recent FirstShowing.net news »

"I'm totally crushing it as a dude." Following the first mildly amusing trailer for Hot Pursuit, our friends from across the pond have just gotten a new trailer for the comedy starring Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara in what's basically their own version of Midnight Run meets The Heat. There's a bunch more new footage in this UK trailer that we didn't see in the Us trailer, including new stuff with comedian Jim Gaffigan. Plus, there's a scene where Witherspoon has to dress up like a man, and ends up looking like Justin Bieber. I feel like this just might be a little too silly, but it doesn't look downright terrible. Watch? Here's the new UK trailer for Anne Fletcher's Hot Pursuit from Warner Bros. UK: You can still watch the first trailer for Hot Pursuit right here. Hot Pursuit is directed by Anne Fletcher (The Proposal, 27 Dresses) and »

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'Hot Pursuit' Trailer #2 Has Witherspoon & Vergara in Disguise

9 April 2015 12:36 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Hot Pursuit may be corning the market on fun mindless comedies this summer, and judging from the two new trailers released today, it will be a surprise hit. Especially considering both of its main stars, Sof&#237a Vergara and Reese Witherspoon are so beloved. Here, they seem to have that perfect kind of chemistry that makes a movie like this something really special.

This latest trailer, which comes in both a domestic and U.K. version, proves that Saturday Night Live's Kate McKinnon isn't the only woman with a mean Justin Bieber impression. Reese Witherspoon, who goes back to her Southern roots playing an extremely petite and air-headed Texas cop, must go undercover as the teen pop idol. But that's not the only disguise her and co-star Sof&#237a Vergara have to take on to evade both a corrupt police force and the cartel. The pair find themselves posing »

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Hot Pursuit teaser: Reese Witherspoon is on the run with Sofía Vergara

9 April 2015 12:16 PM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Reese Witherspoon is on the run from the world's most dangerous crooks in a new trailer for Hot Pursuit.

The Academy Award winner stars in The Guilt Trip director Anne Fletcher's comedy as a bumbling police officer.

Officer Cooper's (Witherspoon) latest assignment has her protecting the demanding widow of a drug dealer (Sofía Vergara) from criminals out for revenge.

Hot Pursuit marks Witherspoon's return to comedy following a string of roles in critically-acclaimed dramas.

The actress earned an Academy Award nomination this year for playing Pacific Crest Trail hiker Cheryl Strayed in Wild.

Witherspoon has also earned positive reviews for appearing in the thriller Mud and war refugee drama The Good Lie.

Hot Pursuit opens on May 8 in the Us and on July 31 in the UK. »

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Reese Witherspoon Dresses Up as Justin Bieber in New 'Hot Pursuit' Trailer

9 April 2015 11:17 AM, PDT | Rope of Silicon | See recent Rope Of Silicon news »

I don't think anyone is expecting much from Hot Pursuit. I can't say I've seen too many of director Anne Fletcher's films, but I can say I've avoided a couple of them, those being The Guilt Trip and 27 Dresses, and I'm no fan of The Proposal. To her credit, she did kick start the Step Up franchise. So... she has that going for her. As for Hot Pursuit, Fletcher does have some talent in her favor with Reese Witherspoon playing an "uptight and by-the-book cop" who gets involved with the widow of a drug lord played by Sofia Vergara. The two end up traveling across Texas pursued by crooked cops and murderous gunmen as supposed hilarity ensues. John Carroll Lynch, Rob Kazinsky and Richard T. Jones co-star. Warner Bros. is releasing the film on May 8 and a new international trailer has just dropped, which ends with Witherspoon dressing up as Justin Bieber. »

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Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara get new Hot Pursuit character posters

18 March 2015 3:00 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Two new character posters have arrived online for Hot Pursuit, the upcoming action comedy starring Reese Witherspoon (Wild) and Sofia Vergara (Modern Family), and we have them for you here…

See Also: Watch the Hot Pursuit trailer here

Directed by Anne Fletcher (The Proposal, The Guilt Trip), Hot Pursuit also stars John Carroll Lynch (Zodiac), Rob Kazinsky (Pacific Rim) and Richard T. Jones (Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles) and opens on May 8th.

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- Gary Collinson

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"Hot Pursuit": Enter Sofia Vergara

12 March 2015 9:59 AM, PDT | SneakPeek | See recent SneakPeek news »

Sneak Peek footage from director Anne Fletcher's upcoming action comedy feature "Hot Pursuit, starring Reese Witherspoon and Sofía Vergara, opening May 8, 2015:

"...an inept police officer (Witherspoon) must protect the widow of a drug dealer (Vergara) from criminals and dirty policemen..."

Cast also includes Robert KazinskySean PennRichard T. Jones.

David Oyelowo, Evaluna MontanerMichael MosleyMatthew Del Negro and John Carroll Lynch.

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Hot Pursuit"...

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First poster for Hot Pursuit starring Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara

12 March 2015 12:23 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

The first poster for Hot Pursuit, the new action comedy starring Reese Witherspoon (Wild) and Sofia Vergara (Modern Family), has arrived via Witherspoon’s own Twitter account, and you can check it out here…

In the new film, which is co-produced by Warner Bros. Pictures, New Line Cinema and MGM, Witherspoon plays an uptight, “by-the-book” policewoman who has to protect the widow of a drug boss (Vergara) as they are pursued by murderous gunmen and crooked cops through Texas.

See Also: Watch the Hot Pursuit trailer here

Directed by Anne Fletcher (The Proposal, The Guilt Trip), Hot Pursuit also stars John Carroll Lynch (Zodiac), Rob Kazinsky (Pacific Rim) and Richard T. Jones (Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles) and opens on May 8th.

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'Hot Pursuit' Poster Has Witherspoon & Vergara on the Run

11 March 2015 12:19 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Some cinema snobs may write off the upcoming comedy Hot Pursuit as trash, but judging from the trailer, this fast-paced action caper has everything needed to make it a gigantic hit when it arrives early this summer. We have the first poster, which pairs odd couple Sof&#237a Vergara and Reese Witherspoon for the first, but probably not the last, time. We've also got another look at the trailer in case you missed it the first time around.

A Warner Bros. Pictures, New Line Cinema and MGM production,Hot Pursuit follows an uptight and by the book cop (Reese Witherspoon) who tries to protect the sexy and outgoing widow of a drug boss (Sof&#237a Vergara). The pair must race through Texas, pursued by crooked cops and murderous gunmen. As the tagline says, these two ladies are 'armed and sort of dangerous!'

Anne Fletcher directs Sof&#237a Vergara and Reese Witherspoon in Hot Pursuit. »

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Hot Pursuit (2015) Movie Trailer: Cop Reese Witherspoon Protects Sofia Vergara

17 February 2015 5:45 AM, PST | Film-Book | See recent Film-Book news »

  Hot Pursuit Trailer. Anne Fletcher‘s Hot Pursuit (2015) movie trailer stars Reese Witherspoon, Sofía Vergara, Michael Mosley, Jodi Lyn Brockton, and Robert Kazinsky. Hot Pursuit‘s plot synopsis: “An uptight and by-the-book cop (Reese Witherspoon) tries to protect the sexy and outgoing widow (Sofia Vergara) of a drug boss as they [...]

Continue reading: Hot Pursuit (2015) Movie Trailer: Cop Reese Witherspoon Protects Sofia Vergara »

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'Hot Pursuit' Trailer: Reese Witherspoon And Sofia Vergara Are On The Run

13 February 2015 6:17 PM, PST | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

This summer, Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara will star in a buddy cop comedy called Hot Pursuit. Reese Witherspoon plays the goody-goody cop and Sofia Vergara is the sexy widow of a drug lord. Check out the first trailer below.

Directed by Anne Fletcher (The Proposal, The Guilt Trip), Hot Pursuit, follows an uptight cop tries to protect a sexy and outgoing widow of a drug boss as they race through Texas, pursued by crooked cops and murderous gunmen.

The comedy also stars John Carroll Lynch (“American Horror Story,” Shutter Island), Rob Kazinsky (“True Blood,” Pacific Rim) and Richard T. Jones (“Hawaii Five-o,” “Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles”).

Hot Pursuit feels like a knock-off of some comedy starring Melissa McCarthy. However, it is interesting to see this duo in a comedy that you would normally see someone like McCarthy, Sandra Bullock and/or Jennifer Aniston. Also, it's nice to see »

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Reese Witherspoon And Sofia Vergara Are On The Run In Trailer For Hot Pursuit

13 February 2015 11:59 AM, PST | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Warner Bros. has unleashed the first trailer for female buddy movie, Hot Pursuit, starring Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara. In the pic, the pair appear as an unlikely duo who team up to escape a motley crew of cops and mobsters. Maintaining the comedic tradition of opposites attract, Witherspoon plays a rigid cop who sticks to the rules with Vergara alongside her as a vivacious gangster’s widow.

The pair become attached at the hip when big-time drug boss Cortez is killed and Vergara’s widow is ordered to appear at his murder trial. Enter her protective law enforcer – tasked with escorting her cross-country – and they are soon on the run from a myriad of assorted baddies out to prevent them reaching their destination.

Storywise, it’s a by-the-numbers set up that’s aided in this trailer by its leading ladies who are at the top of their game. A »

- Gem Seddon

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Here’s the Trailer for the Reese Witherspoon-Sofia Vergara Action-Comedy You Didn’t Know You Needed in Your Life

13 February 2015 11:50 AM, PST | VH1.com | See recent VH1.com news »

After a few years of misses, Reese Witherspoon is officially back. Now that she’s built back her cred with her Oscar-nominated film Wild, she’s reminding us of her comedic chops that made Tracy Flick and Elle Woods so memorable with her latest film, Hot Pursuit.

In the Anne Fletcher-directed film, she stars as a tiny police officer (a point hilariously hammered home throughout the trailer) tasked to protect a drug widow’s boss (Sofia Vergara). The unlikely — seriously, who is the casting genius that thought these two could work together? — duo dodge bullets, gunmen, and all kinds of danger as they blaze through Texas.

The film hits theaters on May 8 just in time for Mother’s Day. So, for now, feel free to watch this surprisingly entertaining teaser over and over again. We sure are. »

- Tara Aquino

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