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‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Unrated DVD Review: Sam Taylor-Johnson Makes The Most Of A Lackluster Script

18 May 2015 12:23 PM, PDT | Uinterview | See recent Uinterview news »

Fifty Shades of Grey, the cinematic adaptation of the 2011 erotic romance novel by British author E.L. James, is now out on DVD for your sexy viewing pleasure. Fifty Shades of Grey tells the “romantic” sexcapade between college student Anastasia “Ana” Steele and billionaire boy club member Christian Grey. The film was directed by Sam […]

The post ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Unrated DVD Review: Sam Taylor-Johnson Makes The Most Of A Lackluster Script appeared first on uInterview. »

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Fifty Shades Of Grey – The Blu Review

11 May 2015 8:27 AM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

“You want hearts and flowers? That’s not something I know.”

In Michael Haffner’s 2-of-5-Star review of Fifty Shades Of Grey here at We Are Movie Geeks, he wrote “….with all the script and story issues and its misrepresentation of cultural aspects within a sexual community, Fifty Shades is still the most sex we’ve seen from a major studio film at the multiplex in quite some time. That’s not a bad thing. It’s a dumb escapist sex fantasy…… Let the fans of the books enjoy their fantasies, and maybe if this Grey phenomenon continues to grow something better or at least more memorable might come along.” (read all of Michael’s review Here)

I thought Michael was generous. I found Fifty Shades to be a bondage movie with little perversion, a love story with little passion, and because of the nature and reception of the book, »

- Tom Stockman

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Marlon Wayans’ Fifty Shades of Grey spoof Fifty Shades of Black set for 2016

9 May 2015 11:12 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Marlon Wayans is set to reunite with A Haunted House director Mike Tiddes and co-writer Rick Alvarez for Fifty Shades of Black, a spoof of E.L. James erotic bestseller Fifty Shades of Grey and its subsequent blockbuster movie adaptation.

“We’re excited to be back in business with Im Global doing our comedic remix of this movie,” states Wayans. “Sex and comedy go hand-in-hand, and I’m looking forward to having fun with this project. It’s amazing when a film of this caliber comes along begging to be made fun of. I’m really happy to be doing what I love with people I love to do it with. That double entendre was intentional.”

As yet, there’s no word on an exact release date for Fifty Shades of Black, but expect it early next year.

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- Gary Collinson

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'Fifty Shades of Grey' Interview with Eloise Mumford | Exclusive

8 May 2015 10:04 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

When Universal Pictures and Focus Features picked up the rights to E.L. James' scintillating novel Fifty Shades of Grey, and its subsequent sequels, in 2013, many prognosticators and analysts thought the studios had landed a surefire hit, given the enormous popularity of the books. They were not wrong, with the adaptation taking in over $569 million worldwide from just a $40 million budget. Even if you haven't read the books or seen this movie, you likely know that this erotic story centers on Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) and Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson), but this adaptation is chocked full of stellar supporting performances as well, including Eloise Mumford as Ana's roommate Kate. It's Kate, in fact, who essentially sets up her roommate's first meeting with Christian, which leads into their unique "relationship." I recently had the chance to speak with Eloise Mumford over the phone about Fifty Shades of Grey, which is available »

- MovieWeb

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"It's a Plug for Your Butt": Watch the Brutally Honest Trailer for Fifty Shades of Grey

6 May 2015 1:05 PM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

"Teenage girls around the world made Twilight a global phenomenon. Now, it's mom's turn." We thought Fifty Shades of Grey's "Curious?" tagline during their film promotion was honest, but Screen Junkies take on the phenomenon for their 100th trailer said it better. The voiceover guy brutally holds nothing back as he chronicles E.L. James' journey from Twilight fan fiction writer to worldwide bestselling author to woman who created the character who doesn't know what a butt plug is. The explanation is right there in the name. "It's a plug...for your butt." Our personal favorite part of the trailer? "These Horrible Lines From the Book That Thankfully »

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‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Gets Skewered in Honest Trailers’ 100th Episode (Video)

5 May 2015 1:19 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

The team at Screen Junkies celebrated the 100th episode of their popular “Honest Trailers” web series on Tuesday with a parody trailer for “Fifty Shades of Grey.” “Six years ago, Fanfiction.net user SnowqueenIceDragons wrote a dirty story on her cell phone,” the trailer begins, referencing the path to fame for “Fifty Shades” author E.L. James. “Then, you turned her kinky ‘Twilight’ fan fiction into one of the best-selling novels of all time. Way to go.” The parody pulls no punches as it runs down lines from the book that didn’t make it into the movie, including: “I feel the color in. »

- Joe Otterson

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"Fifty Shades" Alternate Ending Revealed

5 May 2015 2:46 AM, PDT | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

With "Fifty Shades of Grey" having become available on iTunes, the alternate ending to the film adaptation of the much talked about E.L. James novel has been released and showcases a more hopeful conclusion than the very abrupt one that actual film got.

MTV has done a breakdown of the ending which continues on after the elevator doors close on both Ana (Dakota Johnson) and Christian (Jamie Dornan). The additional footage reportedly shows the couple going about their now separate lives.

He struggles to concentrate during a business meeting, she gets into fetal positions and cries a lot. She then sends him a toy version of the glider that the pair flew, along with a note saying that "This reminded me of a happy time."

And that's it. The disc version also includes the early teaser for the upcoming "Fifty Shades Darker" which hits in early 2017. »

- Garth Franklin

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This Week in Blu-ray / DVD Releases: Fifty Shades of Grey, Selma, Lost River

4 May 2015 5:02 PM, PDT | JoBlo.com | See recent JoBlo news »

This Week: Fifty Shades of Grey for Mother's Day? Why not. Also: Selma marches onto blu, and Ryan Gosling goes a bit loony with Lost River. ► Not even three months after it ruined Valentine's Day for a lot of us, Fifty Shades Of Grey continues the torment on blu-ray this week. Even with lowered expectations, this adaptation of the inexplicably popular smut novel (by default, making E.L. James a hero to self-published authors everywhere) »

- John Law

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Watch! The First Official Teaser For ‘Fifty Shades Darker’

30 April 2015 11:01 AM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Universal have officially released our first look at Fifty Shades Darker, the follow-up to this year’s box-office smash, Fifty Shades Of Grey. The film, which will star Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson, is the second film to be adapted from the popular series of books by E.L. James.

The film will be released in February 14th, 2017 with the third film in the series releasing on 9th February, 2018.

Watch the teaser trailer for Fifty Shades Darker below.

Source: Universal »

- Paul Heath

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'Fifty Shades' Sequel: 'A Thriller'

30 April 2015 9:34 AM, PDT | Access Hollywood | See recent Access Hollywood news »

If "Fifty Shades of Grey" left you wanting a little more in the thrill department, just wait until the sequel debuts!

Universal Pictures Chairman Donna Langley recently spoke to The Hollywood Reporter about the highly anticipated sequel, "Fifty Shades Darker," and explained that it's going to be much more than a girl meets a boy (who then engaged in some R-rated S&M) story.

She described the second film as "more of a thriller."

Read: 'Fifty Shades Darker': First Photo Of Christian Grey! (Exclusive)

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- access.hollywood@nbcuni.com (Access Hollywood)

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Jamie Dornan Dons A Black Mask In Fifty Shades Darker Teaser, Universal Likens Sequel To A Thriller

30 April 2015 8:20 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Barely three months have past since the much-hyped arrival of Fifty Shades of Grey and Universal has whipped up the first teaser for its upcoming sequel, Fifty Shades Darker, which sees a brief clip of series star Jamie Dornan donning a mask intercut with text ramping up excitement for the follow-up.

A little premature, mind you, given that the sequel itself isn’t due to arrive until 2017, but the studio is ensuring the lustful relationship between Christian Grey and Ana Steele remains fresh in the minds of the moviegoing audience. After all, the first intallment is set to release on Blu-Ray in June replete with deleted scenes and the like, so consider this a bite-sized appetizer before the main course.

Fifty Shades Darker is yet to enter production, and considering that the first film’s director, Sam Taylor-Johnson, wants no part to play in this next chapter, it’s clear »

- Michael Briers

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Watch: 'Fifty Shades Darker' Teaser Trailer

30 April 2015 7:48 AM, PDT | Rope of Silicon | See recent Rope Of Silicon news »

The following teaser trailer for Fifty Shades Darker is an exclusive feature on the upcoming Fifty Shades of Grey Blu-ray so the likelihood of it remaining online for too long seems slim, but at the same time if you miss it you aren't really missing anything since none of this is likely to be in the final film given it doesn't even have a script or director yet. Hell, Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan could still try and renegotiate their contracts. readmore postid="174830" So, while E.L. James' husband writes the screenplay and Focus searches for a director for the film that will arrive in theaters on February 10, 2017, watch this trailer below. yt id="QYUTv-LhRw8" width="515" Daunted by the singular tastes and dark secrets of the handsome, tormented young entrepreneur Christian Grey, Anastasia Steele has broken off their relationship to start a new career with a Seattle Independent Publishing House »

- Brad Brevet

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First Fifty Shades Darker Teaser: Will It Be Darker and More of a Thriller?

30 April 2015 7:31 AM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

The Fifty Shades of Grey sequel, Fifty Shades Darker, just got its February 10, 2017 release date one week ago, but the very first teaser trailer for the film has already surfaced. While it does feel insanely unnecessary to be promoting this thing nearly two full years ahead of its release, I’ve got to admit, it is a simple and effective tease. Fifty Shades author E.L. James didn’t wind up getting her way and scoring the job to pen the sequel script, but her husband Niall Leonard did. While at The Hollywood Reporter's Power Lawyers breakfast, Universal Pictures chairman Donna Langley noted that Leonard “actually did a draft that wasn't credited on the first movie, and he did a really good job.” Langley also pointed out that the Fifty Shades sequel will be “more of a thriller.” I’m not going to spoil anything here, but if you’re at »

- Perri Nemiroff

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First Teaser: "Fifty Shades Darker"

30 April 2015 6:36 AM, PDT | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

Universal Pictures chairman Donna Langley has revealed that "Fifty Shades Darker," the upcoming sequel to this year's smash hit "Fifty Shades of Grey," will be "more of a thriller" according to the exec.

The quote comes from an interview with THR in which Langley discussed the much publicised difficulties in the making of the first film. She says: "For the record, the movie we ended up making is exactly the movie I wanted to make and that the studio wanted to make and that our director wanted to make."

She also discussed the hiring of E.L. James' husband Niall Leonard to pen the script for the second film, saying: "He actually did a draft that wasn't credited on the first movie, and he did a really good job."

Meanwhile, the early teaser for the next film - which appears on the Blu-ray release of "Fifty Shades of Grey" - »

- Garth Franklin

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Christian Grey Puts on a Mask in 'Fifty Shades Darker' Teaser

30 April 2015 4:45 AM, PDT | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

Are you ready for something darker?

The first teaser for "Fifty Shades Darker," the sequel to the blockbuster romance "Fifty Shades of Grey," hit the Internet. It's brief - just 30 seconds - and only shows a glimpse of Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) donning a masquerade mask.

The ominous music and look of the teaser points to what Universal Studios chairman Donna Langley said would be "more of a thriller." Fans of the E.L. James' novels will know exactly what that means. Without spoiling too much, all we'll say is that a figure from Christian's past comes back to haunt him and Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson) - and that's not the only danger the couple faces.

The "Fifty Shades Darker" teaser can be found on the movie's Blu-ray, which is available May 8. The sequel is set to hit theaters Feb. 10, 2017.

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- Kelly Woo

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Christian Grey Puts on a Mask in 'Fifty Shades Darker' Teaser

30 April 2015 4:45 AM, PDT | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

Are you ready for something darker?

The first teaser for "Fifty Shades Darker," the sequel to the blockbuster romance "Fifty Shades of Grey," hit the Internet. It's brief - just 30 seconds - and only shows a glimpse of Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) donning a masquerade mask.

The ominous music and look of the teaser points to what Universal Studios chairman Donna Langley said would be "more of a thriller." Fans of the E.L. James' novels will know exactly what that means. Without spoiling too much, all we'll say is that a figure from Christian's past comes back to haunt him and Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson) - and that's not the only danger the couple faces.

The "Fifty Shades Darker" teaser can be found on the movie's Blu-ray, which is available May 8. The sequel is set to hit theaters Feb. 10, 2017.

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- Kelly Woo

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How ‘Kingsman’ Braved ‘Fifty Shades’ & Topped $400M Worldwide

29 April 2015 8:05 PM, PDT | Deadline | See recent Deadline news »

20th Century Fox’s Kingsman: The Secret Service always had enough bullets at the box office to survive against S&M romance behemoth Fifty Shades Of Grey. The Matthew Vaughn-helmed action film, based on Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons’ comic book The Secret Service was, for the most part, smartly placed on the domestic and foreign schedule as prime-grade meat for those guys around the globe who wouldn’t waste a $1 on the feature adaptation of the E L James novel. But Kingsman … »

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Jamie Dornan dons a mask in first look at Fifty Shades Darker

24 April 2015 12:46 PM, PDT | Cineplex | See recent Cineplex news »

There isn’t a script yet, they haven’t started shooting, and stars Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson are still in contract negotiations to star in the Fifty Shades of Grey sequel, but, nonetheless, Universal unveiled the first look at Fifty Shades Darker which shows us a masked Christian Grey.   

Earlier at CinemaCon in Las Vegas, the studio presented its upcoming film slate including the sequel to the R-rated hit, Fifty Shades of Grey.  You can mark your calendars now- the studio announced that Fifty Shades Darkerwill hit theatres on February 10, 2017, and the third act, Fifty Shades Freed on February 9, 2018.

It was also announced that author E.L. James’ husband, Niall Leonard, himself an author in his own right, would pen the screenplay for the sequel.  Leonard reportedly had a hand in the screenplay for Fifty Shades of Grey but is uncredited.  

Check out Jamie Dornan as a masked Christian Grey »

- Rachel West

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Fifty Shades Darker Is on the Way! Watch the First Mysterious Tease

24 April 2015 8:49 AM, PDT | BuzzSugar | See recent BuzzSugar news »

The unrated edition of Fifty Shades of Grey will be available on Digital HD on May 1 and Blu-ray on May 8, but you don't have to wait until then to get a peek at the extras - including a tiny tease of Fifty Shades Darker! The first still from the sequel was released along with this teaser, which features more interviews with the cast and writer E L James. At the end, the title Fifty Shades Darker flashes, then the words, "The Fantasy Continues." Frankly, it's a little anticlimactic, but at least we have the first image of Christian Grey! »

- Maggie-Pehanick

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The First Fifty Shades Darker Photo Is Here! Jamie Dornan Is Masked and Sexy

24 April 2015 8:16 AM, PDT | BuzzSugar | See recent BuzzSugar news »

Ready the blindfolds. Fifty Shades of Grey is coming to Digital HD on May 1 and Blu-ray on May 8, and as a little reward, the first image from the sequel Fifty Shades Darker has been released. It's a seductive black-and-white picture of Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) hiding under a mask. The release dates for Fifty Shades Darker and Fifty Shades Freed were announced on Thursday, with the former set for a Feb. 10, 2017, release. E L James's husband, Niall Leonard, will write the screenplay for the sequel, but no director has been selected since Sam Taylor-Johnson left the franchise in March. What do you think of the teaser image? Are you craving more? »

- Maggie-Pehanick

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