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Second 'Annie' International Trailer Starring Cameron Diaz

20 August 2014 9:31 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

A classic musical gets a whole new look in the latest international trailer for Annie, starring Jamie Foxx. Fresh off his villainous turn as Electro in The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Foxx stars as New York City mayoral candidate Will Stacks, who sees his prospects for election improve when he saves a young orphan (Quvenzhan&#233 Wallis) from getting run over. Watch as this young girl begins to transform his life.

This latest footage from director Will Gluck's musical co-stars Rose Byrne, Cameron Diaz, Bobby Cannavale and David Zayas. Arriving in theaters December 19.

Academy Award nominee Quvenzhan&#233 Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild) stars as Annie, a young, happy foster kid who's also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York in 2014. Originally left by her parents as a baby with the promise that they'd be back for her someday, it's been a hard knock life ever »

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Second 'Annie' International Trailer Starring Cameron Diaz

20 August 2014 9:31 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

A classic musical gets a whole new look in the latest international trailer for Annie, starring Jamie Foxx. Fresh off his villainous turn as Electro in The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Foxx stars as New York City mayoral candidate Will Stacks, who sees his prospects for election improve when he saves a young orphan (Quvenzhan&#233 Wallis) from getting run over. Watch as this young girl begins to transform his life.

This latest footage from director Will Gluck's musical co-stars Rose Byrne, Cameron Diaz, Bobby Cannavale and David Zayas. Arriving in theaters December 19.

Academy Award nominee Quvenzhan&#233 Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild) stars as Annie, a young, happy foster kid who's also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York in 2014. Originally left by her parents as a baby with the promise that they'd be back for her someday, it's been a hard knock life ever »

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The Big Apple Gets Musical in New UK Trailer for Remake of 'Annie'

20 August 2014 8:59 AM, PDT | firstshowing.net | See recent FirstShowing.net news »

In case you forgot, there's still a remake of the classical musical Annie coming this winter, just before families get together for Christmas. This time it's breakout Beasts of the Southern Wild actress Quvenzhané Wallis taking the titular lead as an orphan who gets upgraded to the big time when New York mayoral candidate Will Stacks (Jamie Foxx) takes her under his wing in a mutually beneficial relationship used to boost his approval ratings and give Annie an upscale home for awhile. But of course, they end up finding a unique bond, and Stacks ends up wanting to have a more permanent place in her life. This latest trailer from the United Kingdom goes into full-on musical mode in the Big Apple. Watch now! Here's the new UK trailer for Will Gluck's new musical remake of Annie from Sony Pictures UK: Annie is directed by Will Gluck (Easy A »

- Ethan Anderton

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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, »

- Jeff Labrecque

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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.”

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- Jennie Punter

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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 »

- Gregory Ellwood

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Annie (2014) Movie Trailer 2: Rich Tycoon Jamie Foxx wants Orphan Annie

2 June 2014 10:26 AM, PDT | Film-Book | See recent Film-Book news »

  Annie Trailer. Will Gluck‘s Annie (2014) movie trailer 2 stars Jamie Foxx, Quvenzhané Wallis, Rose Byrne, Bobby Cannavale, and Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje. Annie‘s plot synopsis: “Academy Award® nominee Quvenzhané Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild) stars as Annie, a young, happy foster kid who’s also tough enough to make [...]

Continue reading: Annie (2014) Movie Trailer 2: Rich Tycoon Jamie Foxx wants Orphan Annie »

- Rollo Tomasi

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“Annie”: Jamie Foxx, Cameron Diaz, and Quvenzhané Wallis

31 May 2014 12:03 PM, PDT | Hollywoodnews.com | See recent Hollywoodnews.com news »

Annie” is the story of a business tycoon and mayoral candidate Benjamin Stacks who launches a campaign to take in Annie, a young girl who has been living with her mean foster mom Miss Hannigan since her parents left her as a baby. The cast includes Jamie Foxx, Quvenzhané Wallis, Cameron Diaz, Rose Byrne, Stephanie Kurtzuba, Nicolette Pierini, Amanda Troya. Below watch the “Annie Trailer: »

- HollywoodNews.com

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Annie Takes on New York in a New Trailer

30 May 2014 10:48 AM, PDT | kidspickflicks | See recent kidspickflicks news »

This Christmas, one little girl will be showing some bigwigs in New York that you can't push your way to the top unless you show maybe a little kindness.

William Stacks is a determined, hard-working man whose goal is to become mayor of New York. Although a bit one-track minded, Stacks does have some goodness in his heart, and it shows after he rescues a little orphan girl named Annie.

Annie could very well be the sweetest girl in the world. After news of her rescue becomes public, Mr. Stacks wants to do everything he can to be seen with the little girl. But is it just to help boost his campaign, or is Annie taking effect on Ben Stacks, and becoming something more of a daughter to him?

Jamie Foxx and Quvenzhané Wallis are the stars of this upcoming retelling of a classic tale. You can check out the »

- dbethke@fanlala.com (Dave B.)

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New trailer for the Annie remake

30 May 2014 12:22 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Sony has released a new trailer for director Will Gluck’s (Easy A) remake of the classic 1982 music Annie, which sees Quvenzhané Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild) taking on the lead role alongside Jamie Foxx (The Amazing Spider-Man 2) Cameron Diaz (The Counselor), Rose Byrne (X-Men: First Class), Bobby Cannavale (Boardwalk Empire) and Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje (Thor: The Dark World); watch it below…

Academy Award® nominee Quvenzhané Wallis stars as Annie, a young, happy foster kid who’s also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York in 2014.  Originally left by her parents as a baby with the promise that they’d be back for her someday, it’s been a hard knock life ever since with her mean foster mom Miss Hannigan (Cameron Diaz).  But everything’s about to change when the hard-nosed tycoon and New York mayoral candidate Will Stacks (Jamie Foxx) – advised by his brilliant VP, »

- Gary Collinson

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It’s A Hard Knock Life For Annie In New Trailer

29 May 2014 2:06 PM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

There are two types of people: those who grew up loving the musical Annie, and those who would prefer to go into the woods with Jason Voorhees rather than listen to one single syllable of her signature tune “Tomorrow.” I am of the second type. So when the powers that be (that’s Will Smith and Jay Z) opted to launch a re-imagining of the musical as a more modern-day fairytale starring Quvenzhané Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild) and Jamie Foxx in the lead roles, I was not exactly bowled over with excitement.

I wish I could say that the most recent trailer for Annie has melted my ice-cold heart, but really it has just seriously damaged my eardrums. As a rather high-pitched hip-hop rendition of “It’s a Hard Knock Life” plays in the background, we are introduced to orphan Annie and her politically-minded benefactor Benjamin Stacks (Foxx). After saving Annie’s life, »

- Lauren Humphries-Brooks

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‘Annie’ Trailer: Jamie Foxx Is Kinda Like Batman

29 May 2014 12:36 PM, PDT | Slash Film | See recent Slash Film news »

Jamie Foxx got to play a supervillain in The Amazing Spider-Man 2 earlier this year, but in this winter’s Annie, he’ll be more like a superhero. Batman, to be specific. Or so his character claims in the new Annie trailer. Meanwhile, he also seems to think taking in Annie (Quvenzhané Wallis) will be kind of […]

The post ‘Annie’ Trailer: Jamie Foxx Is Kinda Like Batman appeared first on /Film. »

- Angie Han

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New Annie Trailer Dances In

29 May 2014 12:32 PM, PDT | EmpireOnline | See recent EmpireOnline news »

Previous trailers and promos have naturally focused on the title character of the new Annie, played by Quvenzhané Wallis. While she’s still all over this new promo, there’s a little more focus on William Stacks, the billionaire businessman and wannabe politician embodied by Jamie Foxx. Check out the latest trailer.The story, course, remains largely the same as the original film / musical / comic strip, just with a modern coat of paint and a few tweaks here and there. Annie is living the hard knock life in foster care with the spiteful, thoughtless Miss Hannigan (Cameron Diaz, having some fun with an all-scenery diet). But when Annie accidentally meets Stacks, her world seems to be changing for the better. Convinced that being seen around the girl will help his poll numbers, Stacks lets her stay in his massive penthouse apartment. But it’s Annie who really has an effect »

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Quvenzhané Wallis Adorable as Annie in New Film Trailer (watch!)

29 May 2014 11:13 AM, PDT | TheImproper.com | See recent TheImproper.com news »

Quvenzhané Wallis turns up the charm in a new trailer for the movie version of the hit Broadway musical “Annie.” Her performance should melt the hard hearts of critics who questioned why an African American child was picked for the lead role. In fact the two main roles went to minorities. Jamie Foxx plays an updated version of Daddy Warbucks. Cameron Diaz, Rose Byrne and Bobby Cannavale also make appearances in the clip. ...Read More »

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Watch The New Annie Trailer

29 May 2014 10:13 AM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

In theaters December 19th, here’s the brand new trailer for Annie.

Academy Award nominee Quvenzhané Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild) stars as Annie, a young, happy foster kid who’s also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York in 2014. Originally left by her parents as a baby with the promise that they’d be back for her someday, it’s been a hard knock life ever since with her mean foster mom Miss Hannigan (Cameron Diaz).

But everything’s about to change when the hard-nosed tycoon and New York mayoral candidate Will Stacks (Jamie Foxx) – advised by his brilliant VP, Grace (Rose Byrne) and his shrewd and scheming campaign advisor, Guy (Bobby Cannavale) – makes a thinly-veiled campaign move and takes her in. Stacks believes he’s her guardian angel, but Annie’s self-assured nature and bright, sun-will-come-out-tomorrow outlook on life just might mean »

- Michelle McCue

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Quvenzhané Wallis Sings "It's a Hard Knock Life" in the New Annie Trailer

29 May 2014 10:04 AM, PDT | BuzzSugar | See recent BuzzSugar news »

Now that we've all gotten to digest the first trailer for Annie that came out a couple of months ago, I think we've all warmed to the cast of the remake, which includes 2013 Oscar nominee and breakout star Quvenzhané Wallis as the title orphan, Cameron Diaz as Miss Hannigan, and Jamie Foxx as Benjamin Stacks, aka Daddy Warbucks. So by now you may be a bit more excited for the second trailer, which prominently features the iconic song "It's a Hard Knock Life." If that doesn't charm you, the footage might, since it focuses on Annie meeting Grace (Rose Byrne) and politician Stacks, who wants to exploit his relationship with the young orphan to benefit his career. Obviously, his heart melts in the process, and so will yours, probably. Annie comes out on Christmas Day, so watch the new trailer now. Watch the original trailer here. Front Page Image Source: »

- Shannon Vestal

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New 'Annie' Trailer

29 May 2014 8:37 AM, PDT | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

There's a new trailer that's just been released for the upcoming remake of the classic musical Annie. You can view it below:

Business tycoon and mayoral candidate Benjamin Stacks launches a campaign to take in Annie, a young girl who has been living with her mean foster mom Miss Hannigan since her parents left her as a baby.

You'll be able to see this new take on the classic musical, which stars Academy Award-winner Jamie Foxx and Academy Award-nominee Quvenzhané Wallis, on December 19.

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- Mario-Francisco Robles

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‘Annie’ Trailer #2: Jamie Foxx Becomes Quvenzhané Wallis’ Daddy Warbucks

29 May 2014 8:30 AM, PDT | ScreenRant.com | See recent Screen Rant news »

This December, fans of movie musicals will be getting two films that can help fulfill their need for song and dance numbers on the big screen: Disney’s Into the Woods, based on the famous dark fairy tale mashup Broadway musical by James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim, and Annie, the new cinematic rendition of the comic strip-turned hit stage musical/film, starring Oscar-winner Jamie Foxx (Amazing Spider-Man 2) and Oscar-nominee Quvenzhané Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild).

A newly-released full-length trailer for Annie (see above) is more plot-oriented than its teaser trailer predecessor. This preview focuses on the relationship that forms between the wealthy New York City mayoral candidate Benjamin Stacks (Foxxx) – the renamed version of the Daddy Warbucks character – and plucky orphan Annie (Wallis), when a fortuitous turn of events convinces Stacks make the young girl part of his political bid. Batman references, Cameron Diaz ...

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- Sandy Schaefer

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Quvenzhane Wallis, Jamie Foxx, and Cameron Diaz Star in Latest Annie Trailer

29 May 2014 8:22 AM, PDT | HeyUGuys.co.uk | See recent HeyUGuys news »

Will Gluck’s remake of Annie might just end up being 2014′s Les Miserables, and with Christmas release already pencilled in, it has every chance of taking the box office by storm as well.

Focusing on an orphan adopted by the wealthy Daddy Warbucks (renamed Benjamin Stacks and a New York mayoral candidate in this updated version of the classical musical), it’s a heartwarming tale and boasts an impressive cast of actors which also includes Rose Byrne and Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje.

This latest trailer features “A Hard Knock Life” and “You’re Never Fully Dressed Without a Smile”, along with a few modern day changes to some now very dated lines!

We also get to see a lot more of some of the cast members who weren’t featured that heavily in the original trailer, and while many continue to doubt the necessity of this remake, it does actually look a lot better than expected! »

- Josh Wilding

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It’s Still a Hard-Knock Life in New Annie Trailer Starring Quvenzhané Wallis, Rose Byrne, Cameron Diaz, and Jamie Foxx

29 May 2014 8:14 AM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

Sony Pictures has released new Annie trailer.  The film stars Quvenzhané Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild) in the title role as a young, happy, street-tough foster kid living with the mean Miss Hannigan (Cameron Diaz) who is taken in by New York mayoral candidate Will Stacks (Jamie Foxx) in a thinly veiled campaign move.  I want to be excited for this movie, it's got a good cast, and I enjoyed director Will Gluck's Easy A, but the trailers are falling flat for me.  The jokes aren't landing, and it seems like it's trying too hard to update the classic musical.  But with its holiday release date, I'm holding on to the hope that it will be a crowd-pleaser. Hit the jump to check out the new Annie trailer.  The film also stars Rose ByrneBobby CannavaleAdewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, and David Zayas.  Annie opens on December 19th. Via Yahoo! »

- Matt Goldberg

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