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87th Academy Awards Dates and Early Predictions: Another Streep?

18 April 2014 5:07 PM, PDT | Alt Film Guide | See recent Alt Film Guide news »

Oscar 2015 dates (Meryl Streep in ‘Into the Woods’) The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and ABC announced yesterday, April 17, 2014, the Oscar 2015 dates. The Academy Awards ceremony will air live on ABC on February 22, 2015 — or about ten days earlier than the Oscar 2014 ceremony. Key Oscar 2015 dates are as follows: Saturday, November 8, 2014 The Governors Awards (where Honorary awards are handed out). Wednesday, December 3, 2014 Official Screen Credits and music submissions due to the Academy. Monday, December 29, 2014 Oscar 2015 nominations voting begins 8 a.m. Pt. Thursday, January 8, 2015 Oscar 2015 nominations voting ends 5 p.m. Pt. Thursday, January 15, 2015 Oscar 2015 nominations announced. Monday, February 2, 2015 Oscar 2015 Nominees Luncheon. Friday, February 6, 2015 Final voting for the Oscar 2015 winners begins 8 a.m. Pt. Saturday, February 7, 2015 Scientific and Technical Awards. Tuesday, February 17, 2015 Final voting for the Oscar 2015 winners ends 5 p.m. Pt. Oscar Sunday, February 22, 2015 87th Academy Awards begins 7 p.m. Et/ 4 p.m. Pt. As in previous years, the Oscar »

- Steve Montgomery

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TCM: Anna Kendrick ♥s "The Women" (So do we.)

18 April 2014 5:36 AM, PDT | FilmExperience | See recent FilmExperience news »

It's Diana's last report from the TCM Film Festival which closed this weekend. One more from Anne Marie is coming up and it's a wrap. Take it away, Diana...

Ben & Anna Kendrick at The Women screening

In one of the few overlaps in our Tcmff schedule, Anne Marie and I sat down for the all-star classic The Women (1939). We've both watched the film a countless number of times - it's such a treat. The El Capitan organist played a variety of film standards (including the Star Wars theme) as we chuckled and waited for the introduction. The cherry on top? Anna Kendrick, cool girl exemplar, was the special guest, there to introduce the comedy classic alongside TCM stalwart (and object of many TCM fangirls’ affections) Ben Mankiewicz.

 Walking out on stage, Kendrick sported a chic yet casual look with a black tee, black skinny jeans and black heeled boots paired »

- Diana D Drumm

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There Are New Aca-Updates For Pitch Perfect 2

16 April 2014 8:34 AM, PDT | BuzzSugar | See recent BuzzSugar news »

The Pitch Perfect phenomenon keeps chugging along, and the a cappella comedy will continue its pop culture relevance when the sequel is released next year. Pitch Perfect 2 is currently in development, and though there aren't too many plot details or a completed script, we do have a handful of updates. If you're as excited about the musical sequel as we are, read on to get all the details we know so far, and keep checking back! Who's Starring Original stars Rebel Wilson and Anna Kendrick were the first to close deals to appear in the sequel, reprising their roles as Beca and Fat Amy. This week, Brittany Snow also signed on to play her role of Chloe again. Release Date Pitch Perfect 2 will come out May 15, 2015, giving us one more reason to look forward to Spring. Who's Directing Producer and costar Elizabeth Banks will make her directorial debut on the sequel. »

- Shannon Vestal

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Photos of Ryan Reynolds and Gemma Arterton in The Voices

14 April 2014 6:07 PM, PDT | GeekTyrant | See recent GeekTyrant news »

I’m not super into traditional horror, but I enjoy horror comedy — like Tucker and Dale Vs. Evil and Cabin in the Woods, for example. Director Marjane Satrapi’s The Voices isn’t quite horror, but it’s dark, it’s bloody, and there are some laughs. Did I mention it was dark? I caught the movie earlier this year at the Sundance Film Festival where it received mostly positive reviews. I was hoping to embrace this film, but it was mainly just disturbing, unsettling, and sad — despite its colorful displays of whimsy. It also felt much longer than its 1hr. 47 min. run time. Much, much longer.

Empire has released two new images from The Voices featuring Ryan Reynolds and Gemma Arterton. Reynolds stars as Jerry Hickfang, “a lovable but disturbed factory worker who yearns for attention from a woman in accounting (Arterton). When their relationship takes a sudden, murderous turn, »

- Eli Reyes

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Andrew Garfield To Host SNL May 3rd

14 April 2014 1:12 PM, PDT | | See recent news »

Saturday Night Live has had a pretty interesting season so far. They have had some good hosts (Lena Dunham, Anna Kendrick) and they have had some bad hosts (Jim Parsons). In a way, you can still fill them reeling from the loss of most of their regulars, as well as them trying to work with [&hellip

Andrew Garfield To Host SNL May 3rd »

- Remy Carreiro

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'Saturday Night Live' best host poll: Did Seth Rogen play it too safe? -- Vote

14 April 2014 12:40 PM, PDT | - PopWatch | See recent - PopWatch news »

Perhaps Seth Rogen’s latest Saturday Night Live episode wasn’t especially inspired: it opened with the requisite weed jokes, made fun of his oft-imitated laugh, and leaned on some unnecessary celebrity cameos. But if you love Rogen’s slacker comedy, maybe that was exactly what you tuned in for. At least he didn’t tap dance or juggle torches to prove that he’s not just a funny guy.

Voters in our ongoing third annual Mr. Saturday Night contest will have to decide whether Rogen played it too safe for a guy who was hosting for the third time, »

- Jeff Labrecque

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‘Game of Thrones’ Death: Hollywood Reacts

14 April 2014 7:30 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Game of Thrones” finally killed the right guy for a change, and fans from all walks of life couldn't be happier, including those who work in Hollywood. “Pitch Perfect” star Anna Kendrick, “It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia” actor Rob McElhenney, chart-topper Josh Groban and others joined thousands of fans on Twitter to say farewell to one of television's greatest villains, King Joffrey Baratheon, who was poisoned to death rather gruesomely on the hit HBO series’ most recent episode. Also read: ‘Game of Thrones’ Star Natalie Dormer on the Show's (Wonderful) Bad News Just watched Game of Thrones and now I'm in a Great. »

- Greg Gilman

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Life After Beth Shuffling into Theatres this August

14 April 2014 | Horror Asylum | See recent Horror Asylum news »

Jeff Baena's new zombie comedy horror 'Life After Beth' is all set to arrive in limited theatres across the Us this Summer. A24 who picked up the distribution rights earlier this year have announced that the feature will be released on 15 August 2014 pitting up against the likes of action sequel 'The Expendables 3'. 'Life After Beth' stars Aubrey Plaza ('Safety Not Guaranteed'), Dane DeHaan ('Chronicle'), Anna Kendrick ('Up in the Air'), John C. Reilly, Alia Shawkat ('Arrested Development'), Cheryl Hines ('Curb your Enthusiasm') and Molly Shannon. DirecTV will also be able to screen the movie for 30 days before the theatrical release. »

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‘Saturday Night Live’ Ratings Slip With Seth Rogen As Host

13 April 2014 9:50 AM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Last night’s Saturday Night Live with host Seth Rogen and musical guest Ed Sheeran averaged a 3.9 household rating in the metered markets and a 2.1 in adults 18-49 in the markets with Local People Meters. That was down a tenth in each category from last week’s show, hosted by Anna Kendrick with musical guest Pharrell Williams. In households, it matched SNL‘s season low. In 18-49, it tied the second lowest result of the season. Related: ‘SNL’: Guest Host Seth Rogen Ribs James Franco About Underage Girl Incident »


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Sundance London 2014: Line-up includes ‘Frank’, ‘Fruitvale Station’, and ‘The Voices’

13 April 2014 8:56 AM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

The third Sundance London Film and Music Festival hits the capital from April 25th-27th, bringing in a variety of great independent films, as well as live music, panel discussions, and special anniversary screenings to the capital’s O2 Arena.

As well as the 21 feature films and 18 shorts, the festival will be hosting special screenings of three films highlighted in the past at Sundance: Grand Jury Prize winner Winter’s Bone, starring Jennifer Lawrence; Quentin Tarantino’s heist classic Reservoir Dogs; and Christopher Nolan’s psychological thriller Memento. These three screenings are being shown as a joint celebration of the festival’s 30th anniversary, as well as the 25th anniversary of Empire Magazine.

Highlights of the festival include the following:


An offbeat comedy starring Michael Fassbender, Scoot McNairy, Domnhall Gleeson, and Maggie Gyllenhall, directed by Adam and Paul helmer Lenny Abrahamson. Joining an avant-garde rock band, an aspiring musician »

- Katie Wong

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Ryan Reynolds Gets Head in New Images from The Voices

11 April 2014 11:32 AM, PDT | | See recent Dread Central news »

One of the more intriguing films that came out of Sundance this year is without question The Voices, which stars Ryan Reynolds and talking animals. Yes. Talking animals. And Ryan Reynolds. Are you sold? Because we're sold.

Empire just scored a couple new images from the flick, which has been praised for its wild and whacky tone. Check 'em out, and expect more soon!

Directed by Marjane Satrapi, the psychological thriller also stars Gemma Arterton, Anna Kendrick, and Jacki Weaver.


This genre-bending tale centers around Jerry Hickfang, a lovable but disturbed factory worker who yearns for attention from a woman in accounting. When their relationship takes a sudden, murderous turn, Jerry’s evil talking cat and benevolent talking dog lead him down a fantastical path where he ultimately finds salvation.

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Experience Life After Beth in August

11 April 2014 11:29 AM, PDT | | See recent Dread Central news »

We told you around the time of the Sundance Film Fest that A24 made a deal for the U.S. rights to Life After Beth, a Jeff Baena-written and -directed comedy that stars Aubrey Plaza, John C. Reilly, Dane DeHaan, Paul Reiser, and Anna Kendrick. Today we have a release date!

The film centers on a young man whose life takes a turn for the worse when he attempts to make amends after his recently deceased girlfriend returns from the dead. Look for it in limited release on August 15th.


Zach is devastated by the unexpected death of his girlfriend, Beth. But when she miraculously comes back to life, Zach takes full advantage of the opportunity to share and experience all the things he regretted not doing with her before. However, the newly returned Beth isn’t quite how he remembered her, and before long Zach’s whole »

- Steve Barton

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This August You’ll See Zombie Aubrey Plaza in Life After Beth

11 April 2014 11:27 AM, PDT | | See recent shocktillyoudrop news »

A24 announced today that the zombie-comedy, Life After Beth, will see a limited theatrical release on August 15th. Aubrey Plaza, Dane DeHaan, John C. Reilly, Molly Shannon, Cheryl Hines, Paul Reiser, Matthew Gray Gubler, and Anna Kendrick star in the film directed by Jeff Baena. DeHaan plays Zach, who is devastated by the unexpected death of his girlfriend, Beth.

The post This August You’ll See Zombie Aubrey Plaza in Life After Beth appeared first on Shock Till You Drop. »

- Ryan Turek

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Two New Images from The Voices Starring Ryan Reynolds, Anna Kendrick, Gemma Arterton, and Jacki Weaver

11 April 2014 6:26 AM, PDT | | See recent news »

One of the films I'm really bummed I missed at this year's Sundance Film Festival was Marjane Satrapi's The Voices.  Per the Sundance synopsis, "This genre-bending tale centers around Jerry Hickfang, a lovable but disturbed factory worker who yearns for attention from a woman in accounting. When their relationship takes a sudden, murderous turn, Jerry’s evil talking cat and benevolent talking dog lead him down a fantastical path where he ultimately finds salvation."  In his review, Adam called the film, "joyously, unabashedly out of its mind," and these images back that opinion up.  Now I want to see this movie even more. Hit the jump to check out The Voices images.  The film stars Ryan Reynolds, Anna Kendrick, Gemma Arterton, and Jacki Weaver.  Currently, the film has no release date. Via Empire.

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- Matt Goldberg

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Gemma Arterton loses her head in The Voices images

11 April 2014 6:23 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Gemma Arterton and Ryan Reynolds appear in new images from The Voices.

The Quantum of Solace actress is seen as a decapitated head being fed by Reynolds's character in the promo photos released by Empire.

The comedic thriller from Persepolis director Marjane Satrapi will premiere at Sundance London on April 26.

The Voices stars Reynolds as disturbed factory worker Jerry, who aims to woo a woman in accounting. However, he soon embarks on a murderous path after their relationship takes a sudden turn.

Anna Kendrick also stars in the film, alongside Jacki Weaver.

The film is yet to receive an official release date in the UK.

Michael Winterbottom's The Trip to Italy, Lenny Abrahamson's Frank and Ryan Coogler's Fruitvale Station will also screen at the 2014 Sundance London festival. »

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Ryan Reynolds Has Gone Crazy in New Stills from The Voices

11 April 2014 | Horror Asylum | See recent Horror Asylum news »

Empire have uncovered a couple of new gruesome stills from Marjane Satrapi's new comedy thriller 'The Voices'. The stills feature star Ryan Reynolds in a couple of uncharacteristic poses. The first which sees our lead stabbing away at a mysterious woman and the second which features Reynolds feeding cereal to a decapitated head on his breakfast bar! The movie revolves around Jerry who begins hearing evil talking voices from a cat and dog that leads him into a whole world of bizareness and murder. Gemma Arterton ('Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters'), Anna Kendrick ('Up in the Air') and Jacki Weaver all co-star in 'The Voices'. There's no official release date plans at the moment but we're sure it won't be long now. Check the stills below. »

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New Images Of Ryan Reynolds In The Voices

11 April 2014 3:28 AM, PDT | EmpireOnline | See recent EmpireOnline news »

Ahead of Sundance London and the UK premiere of The Voices there, the new film from Persepolis co-director Marjane Satrapi that stars Ryan Reynolds, we have two new images from the film to give you a taste of what's in store. Check them out below.We're promised that this will be "a genre-bending film which centers around Jerry, a lovable but disturbed factory worker who yearns for the attention of a woman in accounting. When their relationship takes a sudden turn, we follow Jerry's perspective as his talking pets, a sinister cat and benevolent dog, lead him down a fantastical, murderous path."The film also stars Anna Kendrick, Gemma Arterton and Jacki Weaver, and received quite a bit of praise for its humour and wild tone when it premiered at the Utah Sundance earlier this year. There's no UK release date for The Voices just yet, but hopefully we'll see »

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Maryland Film Festival's First 2014 Lineup Features Lena Dunham, Anna Kendrick, and Susan Sarandon

10 April 2014 1:26 PM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

The 2014 Maryland Film Festival, now in its 16th year, announces its first lineup today. The festival, which is set to take place from May 7th-11th, has begun its unveiling with a list of 10 feature film titles. The festival includes an approximate total of 50 feature films and 10 short film programs from around the world. Among the films listed are Lawrence Michael Levine's star-studded "Wild Canaries," Michael Tully’s Maryland-set "Ping Pong Summer" starring Susan Sarandon, and the Lena Dunham/Anna Kendrick comedy "Happy Christmas," which recently premiered at Sundance.  Lineup announcements will continue over the next two weeks. Below are the first 10 films announced for Mff 2014 (synopses courtesy of Maryland Film Festival): "Club Sandwich" (Fernando Eimbcke): Poignant drama, gentle comedy, and a hint of transgression mix brilliantly as we observe the coming of age of a 15-year-old teen vacationing with his single mother in a sleepy Mexican beachfront. »

- Ziyad Saadi

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10 Bff Power Couples Taking Over Hollywood

10 April 2014 5:00 AM, PDT | TheFabLife - Movies | See recent TheFabLife - Movies news »

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In Hollywood, having the right best friend is just as powerful as having the right agent or a trophy shelf filled with hardware from the most esteemed academies. Your friend is your lifeline in Hollywood. They support you, the help you, and (for some) they humanize you. With so many of Hollywood’s A-list stars pairing off, we decided to rank the ten best emerging relationships. So no Tina Fey and Amy Poehler on this list. We know and love them. But what about Aubrey Plaza and Anna Kendrick? Are they the next Tina + Amy or they more of a Jen + Courteney? Or better yet, did you even know they were besties?!

Watch as the Parks and Recreation star discusses her budding relationship with Kendrick, who recently slayed as host of Saturday Night Live. Are they the next Jennifer Aniston and Courteney Cox?

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- Stacy Lambe

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2014 TCM Classic Film Festival Adds Tribute to Mickey Rooney With Screening Of National Velvet Sunday, April 13

9 April 2014 5:29 PM, PDT | | See recent news »

For the fifth consecutive year, thousands of movie lovers (and Geeks) from around the globe will descend upon Hollywood for the TCM Classic Film Festival beginning this Thursday, April 10 and running through Sunday, April 13.

Coinciding with TCM’s 20th anniversary as a leading authority in classic film, attendees will be treated to an extensive lineup of great movies, appearances by legendary stars and filmmakers, fascinating presentations and panel discussions, special events and more.

TCM recently announced the tribute to Mickey Rooney, who passed away last weekend, will be Sunday, April 13 at 9am with a screening of National Velvet at the Tcl Chinese Multiplex 4. Eddie Muller will speak with Margaret O’Brien and read a poem written by Mickey Rooney, titled “Flesh and Bones” to close the tribute.

Fans of Rooney can watch a full day of his films this Sunday on TCM beginning at 6Am with Broadway To Hollywood. The »

- Melissa Thompson

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