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First images from Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb released

1 hour ago | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

USA Today have released the first official glimpses at the third in the Night of the Museum franchise, Secret of the Tomb. Directed once again by Shawn Levy, the pictures show us some of the returning characters from the franchise, with the new adventure set in and around London…

Director Levy said: “We have brought museums to life……but we have never really explored the idea of taking the magic into the world. This movie really goes beyond the museum walls. We are out in London, on a double-decker bus, in Trafalgar Square. It’s a juicy idea we haven’t explored.”

Set to be released worldwide this Christmas, Secret of the Tomb stars Ben Stiller (The Secret Life of Walter Mitty), Robin Williams (Mrs. Doubtfire), Owen Wilson (Meet the Parents), Rebel Wilson (Pitch Perfect), Dan Stevens (Downton Abbey), Ricky Gervais (Muppets Most Wanted) and Sir Ben Kingsley (Iron Man 3 »

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'Night at the Museum 3' Photos Reunite Robin Williams and Ben Stiller

2 hours ago | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Ever since it was first announced last February, there have been very few story details released for Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb, the third and final installment of Ben Stiller and director Shawn Levy's hit franchise, until now. USA Today has released the first three photos, along with an interview where Shawn Levy reveals why the story shifts from the U.S. to London.

Take a look at the images, which feature returning cast members Ben Stiller (Larry Daley), Robin Williams (Theodore Roosevelt), Patrick Gallagher (Atilla the Hun), Mizuo Peck (Sacajawea) and Skyler Gisondo (Nick Daley), along with our first look at Downton Abbey star Dan Stevens as Lancelot.

While the first two movies in the franchise, Night at the Museum and Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian were set in New York and Washington D.C., this third and final adventure goes across the pond to London, »

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First Night At The Museum 3 Images: Downton Abbey’s Dan Stevens Debuts as Lancelot

2 hours ago | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

20th Century Fox has unveiled the first Night at the Museum 3 images from director Shawn Levy’s upcoming sequel.  Officially titled Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb, the third and final entry in the franchise takes the action to London’s British Museum and the city as a whole, where Downton Abbey star Dan Stevens brings the legendary Lancelot to life.  Ben Stiller reprises his role as night watchman Larry Daley, and Robin Williams also returns as the bombastic Theodore Roosevelt.  The previous sequel, Battle of the Smithsonian, raked in over $400 million at the worldwide box office, so the holiday debut for Secret of the Tomb should ensure solid business for the family film.  With these new image debuts today, I imagine a premiere trailer should be on the way shortly. Hit the jump to take a look at the first images from Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb. »

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First Look: Ben Stiller in 'Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb'

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In what will likely be the final adventure in this family friendly franchise, Ben Stiller is back in Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb, and the first photos from the film have arrived. We get to see Robin Williams back as Teddy Roosevelt, and also Dan Stevens joining the film as Lancelot (but no sign of Rebel Wilson yet). This time the action moves across the pond in London's British Museum. This time the Egyptian Golden Tablet of Pharaoh Ahkmenrah, which makes the museum exhibits come to life at night, is corroding, and something must be done to save it. This will probably be more of the same, but whatever. Here's the first photos from Shawn Levy's Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb from USA Today: Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb is directed by Shawn Levy (Night at the Museum, Real Steel, »

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First images from Shawn Levy's Night at the Museum 3 starring Ben Stiller

4 hours ago | JoBlo.com | See recent JoBlo news »

I don’t think I would be the only one to admit having forgot that there was another Night At The Museum movie coming, but maybe some of you have it circled on your calendars in anticipation I don’t know. They have unveiled the first Night At The Museum 3 images from director Shawn Levy’s upcoming sequel which is official titled Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb. Here is the synopsis: Larry and museum exhibits including Pharaoh Ahkmenrah (Rami Malek), »

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Initial Images From Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb

6 hours ago | EmpireOnline | See recent EmpireOnline news »

They may not be critical darlings, but the two Night At The Museum films have certainly hauled in the coins at the box office. Shawn Levy is preparing to unleash the third and planned final chapter in the story, Secret Of The Tomb, and some new images have arrived. This third outing finds Ben Stiller back as the put-upon Larry Daley, who knows the secret of New York’s American Museum of Natural history – the exhibits come to life thanks to a magical Egyptian tablet from the time of the Pharaohs. But now the table is beginning to corrode and to help everyone involved, Larry and some of the gang including Pharaoh Ahkmenrah (Rami Malek), Teddy Roosevelt (Robin Williams), Attila the Hun (Patrick Gallagher), Sacajawea (Mizuo Peck), Roman centurion Octavius (Steve Coogan) and Jedediah (Owen Wilson) must travel to London’s British Museum to find out how to fix it. »

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The Toronto Film Festival will again play host to scores of Oscar hopefuls

25 July 2014 10:34 AM, PDT | Hollywoodnews.com | See recent Hollywoodnews.com news »

With today’s announcement that David Dobkin’s film The Judge will open the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival, I figured that it was a good time to talk about the Tiff lineup. That Robert Downey Jr. vehicle will seek to become an awards player, and it’s not alone. Each year, scores of titles descend on Toronto in order to distinguish themselves to Academy members and various precursor voters everywhere. The festival has a solid history of producing Oscar nominees, though the big time competition this year from the New York Film Festival will certainly shine a light on just how essential a stop this fest still is. For now though, it’s a big one, and well worth a bit of discussion. As mentioned above, the opening film is The Judge, which could be a Best Actor player for Downey Jr. or perhaps even a Best Picture contender if it’s better than expected. »

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Tiff 2014. Official Lineup

24 July 2014 2:48 PM, PDT | MUBI | See recent MUBI news »

The announcements have begun rolling in for this year's Toronto International Film Festival. Watch this page for updates.

Galas

Black and White (Mike Binder, USA)

The Equalizer (Antoine Fuqua, USA)

Foxcatcher (Bennett Miller, USA)

Haemoo (Shim Sung-bo, South Korea)

The Judge (David Dobkin, USA)

Maps to the Stars (David Cronenberg, Canada/Germany)

The New Girlfriend (François Ozon, France)

Pawn Sacrifice (Ed Zwick, USA)

The Riot Club (Lone Sherfig, UK)

Samba (Olivier Nakache & Eric Toledano, France)

This is Where I Leave You (Shawn Levy, USA)

Wild (Jean-Marc Vallée, USA)

Closing Night Film

A Little Chaos (Alan Rickman, UK)

Special Presentations

99 Homes (Ramin Bahrani, USA)

American Heist (Sarik Andreasyan, USA)

Before We Go (Chris Evans, USA)

Breakup Buddies (Ning Hao, China)

Cake (Daniel Barnz, USA)

Coming Home (Zhang Yimou, China)

The Dead Lands (Toa Fraser, New Zealand/UK)

Dearest (Peter Ho-Sun Chan, China/Hong Kong)

The Drop (Michael R. Roskam, USA)

Eden (Mia Hansen-Love, »

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Latest From Ozon, Bahrani, Baumbach, Gordon Green, Petzold & Hansen-Løve Heading to Tiff…Telluride & Venice

22 July 2014 9:00 AM, PDT | ioncinema | See recent ioncinema news »

Much like back to school sales in mid July, in our books, Tiff’s first announcement wave reminds us that the end of summer is upon us (we heart fall film festival bliss) and it also gets our team of journalists heading to Tiff in Charlie Foxtrot pickle of a situation as the Docs, Midnight Madness, Vanguard & Wavelengths get revealed in the weeks to come making for scheduling overload. Of star-struck, tickets sale friendly list of showy red carpet items mentioned today, we find our usual set of Oscar bait items (how odd that Quebecois helmers Jean-Marc Vallee and Philippe Falardeau both present tear-jerker items with Reese Witherspoon), acquisitions titles, and more importantly, our first look at items that are pretty much guaranteed a showing at this year’s Telluride and Venice Film Festivals. On tap, we have Mia Hansen-Løve’s Eden, Christian Petzold’s Phoenix, Noah Baumbach’s While »

- Eric Lavallee

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Toronto 2014 unveils first wave

22 July 2014 8:50 AM, PDT | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

The Toronto International Film Festival (Tiff) has fired its awards season opening salvo, announcing a slew of world premieres for the September edition, which will close with Alan Rickman’s A Little Chaos.Scroll down for full list

Not to be outdone by the New York Film Festival, which has staked a claim to the world premieres of Gone Girl and Inherent Vice, and Venice, which will open with Birdman, artistic director Cameron Bailey and his team announced on Tuesday (22) close to 50 galas and special presentations.

Two factors are certain to ratchet up the sense of anticipation heading into September. Most of these titles are without Us distribution and that said, it remains to be seen which films will qualify for a coveted first-weekend slot.

Tiff top brass made it clear earlier this year that any title that sneaks into Telluride will be forced to screen after the first four days of the festival. Tiff runs from »

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Toronto International Film Festival Announces First Wave of Premieres and Galas

22 July 2014 8:40 AM, PDT | Comingsoon.net | See recent Comingsoon.net news »

The Toronto International Film Festival announced its first wave of Gala premieres and Special Presentations for the festival running from September 4 through 14, and as always, it's an impressive line-up that includes World Premieres of some of the more anticipated movies of the Fall movie season including new works from many filmmakers returning to the festival.

Some of the notable highlights include Denzel Washington's The Equalizer, which reunites him with Training Day director Antoine Fuqua, for which Washington received an Oscar, David Dobkin's The Judge, starring Robert Downey Jr. and Robert Duvall, Shawn Levy's dysfunctional family dramedy This is Where I Leave You, starring Jason Bateman, Tina Fey, Jane Fonda, Adam Driver, Rose Byrne and more. »

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Toronto Film Festival Unveils Initial 2014 Schedule

22 July 2014 8:30 AM, PDT | EmpireOnline | See recent EmpireOnline news »

The early line-up of premieres and gala screenings for this year’s Toronto International Film Festival is out and it features typically eclectic offerings including new films starring Tom Hardy, Reese Witherspoon, Jake Gyllenhaal and Octavia Spencer.This year’s crop of films includes The Equalizer, Mike Binder’s Black And White, David Dobkin’s The Judge (starring Robert Downey Jr.) and Alan Rickman’s A Little Chaos, which stars Kate Winslet and Stanley Tucci and is set to close the festival.While the opening film is yet to be confirmed, other offerings include Shawn Levy’s This Is Where I Leave You, Michaël Roskam's The Drop, Jean-Marc Vallée’s Wild, Jason Reitman’s Men, Women & Children, Daily Show host Jon Stewart’s first film Rosewater and Hal Hartley’s Ned Rifle, the final chapter in his Henry Fool trilogy.Other films on display? The Last Five Years, Beach Boys biopic Love & Mercy, »

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Toronto Film Festival lineup announced -- Breaking

22 July 2014 7:47 AM, PDT | EW - Inside Movies | See recent EW.com - Inside Movies news »

The 39th Toronto International Film Festival has announced its initial slate of galas and special presentations, which includes 37 world premieres and several films with Oscar ambitions. The Judge, which stars Robert Downey Jr. as a big-city lawyer who reluctantly returns home and ends up defending his revered father (Robert Duvall) against criminal charges, will have its world premiere in Toronto. His Avengers pal, Chris Evans, will unveil his own directorial debut in Toronto, titled Before We Go.

Also noteworthy: James Gandolfini’s final film, The Drop, which also stars Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace; another Jason Reitman Toronto world premiere, »

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Toronto Film Festival Lineup Includes Denzel Washington’s ‘Equalizer,’ Kate Winslet’s ‘A Little Chaos’

22 July 2014 7:46 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

The Toronto International Film Festival has announced over 40 titles — a mix of awards contenders, star-powered indies, and international art-house fare — screening in its Gala and Special Presentations program this September, including Denzel Washington’s “The Equalizer,” a pair of Reese Witherspoon projects and closing night film “A Little Chaos,” Alan Rickman’s period pic starring Kate Winslet as a landscape gardener assigned to construct the garden at Versailles.

World-preeming Galas announced this morning at the Tiff Bell Lightbox also include “Pawn Sacrifice,” Ed Zwick’s biopic on the legendary Cold War-era chess match between Bobby Fischer (Tobey Maguire) and Boris Spassky (Liev Schreiber), and “Black and White,” Mike Binder’s tale of a grieving widower (Kevin Costner) in a custody battle, as well as WB fall releases “The Judge” (Robert Downey Jr.) and Shawn Levy’s dysfunctional family comedy-drama “This Is Where I Leave You.”

International titles world-preeming on the »

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Tiff 2014: Complete 2014 Toronto Film Festival Lineup Announced

22 July 2014 7:32 AM, PDT | Rope of Silicon | See recent Rope Of Silicon news »

This morning the first wave of the 2014 Toronto Film Festival lineup was announced and so far it's an impressive list of films including films from Noah Baumbach, Mike Leigh, David Gordon Green, Jason Reitman, Bennett Miller, David Cronenberg, Antoine Fuqua, Edward Zwick, Mikael Roskam, David Dobkin and many others. One surprising detail is there was no announcement of an opening film so along with everything below there is still at least one biggie on the way, and while they say it has nothing to do with their "premiere" mandate, I wouldn't be surprised if it might be Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's Birdman and they're waiting to see if it will be the North American premiere. Then again, could Birdman open both Toronto and Venicec But what else could it bec Maybe David Ayer's Furyc No chance for Christopher Nolan's Interstellar... or is therec Probably the films announced so far »

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'Wild,' 'The Judge' and 'The Equalizer' among initial 2014 Toronto Film Festival premieres

22 July 2014 7:28 AM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

The Toronto International Film Festival announced its initial wave of 2014 premieres and galas this morning and it features some familiar awards titles, some big stars and some unexpected studio titles. Among the major studio films, David Dobkin's "The Judge" with Robert Downey Jr. and Antoine Fuqua's "The Equalizer" each received gala slots and should premiere over the festival's opening weekend. Other announced galas so far include Bennett Miller's acclaimed "Foxcatcher," which debuted at Cannes, and Mike Binder's "Black and White" starring Kevin Costner, Octavia Spencer and Anthony Mackie. Toronto has also scheduled special gala screenings for David Cronenberg's "Map to the Stars" with Julianne Moore and Robert Pattinson, François Ozon's "The New Girlfriend," Ed Zwick's "Pawn Sacrifice" with Tobey Maguire, Lone Scherfig's "The Riot Club," Jean-Marc Vallée's "Wild," Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano's "Samba" and Shawn Levy's "This is Where I Leave You »

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Alan Rickman's 'A Little Chaos' to Close Toronto Film Festival

22 July 2014 6:18 AM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

Toronto – Still seeking its opening night film, the Toronto International Film Festival on Tuesday unveiled a host of star-driven movie titles, including the latest movies by Bennett Miller, Mike Binder, Shawn Levy and Francois Ozon. Alan Rickman's A Little Chaos, starring Kate Winslet and Stanley Tucci, will close the festival on Sept. 14. List The Hollywood Reporter Reveals Hollywood's 100 Favorite Films Festival toppers Piers Handling and Cameron Bailey said they had yet to nail down an opener for their 2014 edition, and will do so shortly. Also booked into Roy Thomson Hall as the awards season kicks

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Ben Kingsley Signs For TV's Tut

14 July 2014 9:36 AM, PDT | EmpireOnline | See recent EmpireOnline news »

He’s already busy playing a comically menacing Pharaoh for Shawn Levy’s third Night At The Museum outing (which, given Kingsley’s presence, we’re tempted to rename Knight At The Museum), but Ben Kingsley is set for a more serious take on Egyptian royalty for Us cable channel Spike’s new series Tut.Tut is planned as the channel’s biggest production yet, and its first scripted series for eight years. It’ll shoot in Morocco and Canada and features Kingsley as Ay, the Grand Vizier to King Tutankhamen, who wields more influence than you might expect.“Who better to lead the cast than one of the greatest actors of our generation – Ben Kingsley,” says Spike’s Sharon Levy in a statement picked up by The Wrap. “The character he plays, Ay, is the true power behind the Tutankhamen throne. We are so fortunate to have an actor »

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Trailer and poster for This Is Where I Leave You

11 July 2014 6:04 PM, PDT | www.themoviebit.com | See recent TheMovieBit news »

A little different from his recent efforts like The Night at the Museum series, Real Steel, and Date Night, director Shawn Levy is mixing a bit of drama with his comedy with This Is Where I Leave You. Starring Jason Bateman, Tina Fey, Adam Driver, Rose Byrne, and Jane Fonda, it tells the story of a dysfunctional family forced together when their father dies. Bringing together some very talented actors, there is a lot to like about this trailer, especially watching the cast play off each other. Check it out below. Released: 12th September (Irl/U.K.) / 19th September (U.S.) »

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New Still and Poster from This is Where I Leave You Released

11 July 2014 1:07 PM, PDT | ShockYa | See recent ShockYa news »

This is Where I Leave You” seems like a film that fans of the dramatic comedy genre will be very interested in seeing. First, the film is based on the novel by Jonathan Tropper and directed by Shawn Levy. Second, the film boasts an all-star cast including Jason Bateman, Tina Fey, Adam Driver, Rose Byrne, Corey Stoll, Kathryn Hahn, Connie Britton, Timothy Olyphant, Dax Shepard and the legendary Jane Fonda. Is your curiosity piqued? Well, consider it piqued even further since a poster and first still have been released. Check them out below the post. The film, from Warner Bros., Spring Creek and 21 Laps, will open in theaters Sept.  [ Read More ]

The post New Still and Poster from This is Where I Leave You Released appeared first on Shockya.com. »

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