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Tomb Raider and Jumanji top our movie news roundup!

18 September 2017 2:46 PM, PDT | Cineplex | See recent Cineplex news »

Tomb Raider and Jumanji top our movie news roundup!Tomb Raider and Jumanji top our movie news roundup!Amanda Wood9/18/2017 4:46:00 Pm

Tiff has finally come to an end, but we’re just getting started on one of our favourite times of the year to head to a theatre. Lots of cool movie news continues to drop daily, so read on to see what’s new in the world of movies!

As you’re probably aware, Tomb Raider is getting a reboot starring none other than fan-favourite Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft. There’s a new poster and teaser for the upcoming trailer, and Alicia looks more than capable of filling the big shoes left by Angelina Jolie in the previous adaptation. Check out the new promo material below and catch Tomb Raider March 16th 2018.

Tomorrow - watch the trailer for #TombRaider, in theaters March 2018. pic.twitter.com/Lt »

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Movie News: Harry Dean Stanton Passes Away at 91; Watch Final 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle' Trailer

18 September 2017 2:00 PM, PDT | Movies.com | See recent Movies.com news »

Harry Dean Stanton: Known for a rich variety of roles in a busy career that stretched back to 1954, Harry Dean Stanton has passed away. He was 91. He first gained wide attention for a supporting role in Cool Hand Luke, becoming a notable presence later for his turns in Alien (above), Escape From New York, Christine, Repo Man, Paris, Texas, Pretty in Pink and this year's Twin Peaks. He stars in Lucky, which opens in theaters on September 29. [Variety]   The Girl in the Spider's Web: Claire Foy (TV's The Crown, above) will star as computer hacker Lisbeth Salander in The Girl in the Spider's Web. The character has previously been played by Noomi Rapace and Rooney Mara. The new movie is based on a novel by David Lagercrantz; Fede Alvarez (Don't Breathe...

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Movie News: Harry Dean Stanton Passes Away at 91

18 September 2017 9:08 AM, PDT | Fandango | See recent Fandango news »

Harry Dean Stanton: Known for a rich variety of roles [Movieclips] in a busy career that stretched back to 1954, Harry Dean Stanton has passed away. He was 91. He first gained wide attention for a supporting role in Cool Hand Luke, becoming a notable presence later for his turns in Alien (above), Escape From New York, Christine, Repo Man, Paris, Texas, Pretty in Pink and this year's Twin Peaks. He stars in Lucky, which opens in theaters on September 29. [Variety]   The Girl...

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Win ‘Alien: Covenant’ On DVD!

18 September 2017 12:59 AM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment presents Ridley Scott’s return to the universe he created, with Alien: Covenant, the newest chapter in the groundbreaking Alien franchise, arriving on Digital Download 4th September and on 4K Ultra HD™, Blu-ray™ and DVD 18th September, and we have three copies of the film to give away on DVD!

The crew of the colony ship Covenant, bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, discovers what they think is an unchartered paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world. When they uncover a terrifying threat beyond their imagination, they must attempt a harrowing escape.

Featuring an all-star cast including Academy Award Nominee Michael Fassbender (X-Men franchise, Steve Jobs), Katherine Waterston (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them), Billy Crudup (Jackie), Danny McBride (This Is The End) and Demián Bichir (The Hateful Eight), Alien: Covenant is loaded with bonus material including deleted and extended scenes, »

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Quad Cinema to screen Harry Dean Stanton retrospective by Anne-Katrin Titze - 2017-09-17 18:35:34

17 September 2017 10:35 AM, PDT | eyeforfilm.co.uk | See recent eyeforfilm.co.uk news »

Wim Wenders with his Paris, Texas stars Harry Dean Stanton and Nastassja Kinski Photo: Wim Wenders Foundation

The Quad Cinema in New York this Friday will kick off their retrospective, Also Starring Harry Dean Stanton, which has an impressive list of 21 films. Some of the highlights include Bertrand Tavernier's Death Watch; John Huston's Wise Blood; Ridley Scott's Alien; John Carpenter's Escape From New York and Christine; Alex Cox's Repo Man; Wim Wenders' Paris, Texas; Robert Altman's adaptation of Sam Shepard's Fool For Love; Howard Deutch's Pretty In Pink; Martin Scorsese's The Last Temptation Of Christ; David Lynch's The Straight Story, and Twister, directed by Michael Almereyda.

Bertrand Tavernier's Death Watch stars Romy Schneider, Harvey Keitel, Max von Sydow, and Harry Dean Stanton Photo: Anne-Katrin Titze

Bill Norton's Cisco Pike, starring Kris Kristofferson in the title role with Gene Hackman, »

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Harry Dean Stanton Delivers A Career-Best Performance In ‘Lucky’ [Review]

17 September 2017 1:36 AM, PDT | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

The languid melancholy behind Harry Dean Stanton has graced audiences with countless great performances over the past 60 years. Whether it be his role in “Alien,” “Paris, Texas,” “Wild At Heart,” or “Repo Man,” Stanton’s remarkable career is not one to ever be forgotten now that the actor has passed. With that said, 2017 has brought us a swan song for the 91-year-old actor who died this weekend.

Continue reading Harry Dean Stanton Delivers A Career-Best Performance In ‘Lucky’ [Review] at The Playlist. »

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Harry Dean Stanton: An Enigmatic Icon Whose Final Starring Role Might Be His Best

16 September 2017 4:41 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

As Ry Cooder’s slide guitar sounds melancholy echoes, the man suddenly appears in the desert, walking purposely toward some vague destination off in the distance. His sunbaked face covered with several days of beard, his pinstripe suit dusty and ill-matched with a red baseball cap, he is plainly driven by some inner demons. Just as plainly, he isn’t going to last much longer.

That’s how Harry Dean Stanton first appears in “Paris, Texas,” the classic 1984 drama directed by Wim Wenders from a screenplay credited to Sam Shepard and L.M. Kit Carson. And while taking stock of the much-respected actor on the occasion of his passing — Stanton died Friday in Los Angeles at the age of 91 — I cannot help viewing that unforgettable image as metaphoric: After a long trudge through a wilderness of secondary roles, he finally broke through in this film to get the attention he so richly deserved.

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Harry Dean Stanton Remembered as Hollywood Mourns Cult Favorite

16 September 2017 12:41 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Harry Dean Stanton passed away yesterday at the age of 91 and Hollywood has taken to social media to pay tribute to the screen legend who starred in Alien, Twin Peaks and everything in between. According to TMZ, the actor passed away peacefully at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles. Stanton's career spanned more than 6 decades in numerous television and movie projects and he was also a Navy veteran of World War II.

Harry Dean Stanton was born in Irvine, Kentucky and raised with a musical background while attending Lafayette High School and the University of Kentucky in Lexington. Stanton sings, plays guitar, and plays the harmonica. After performing theater in college, Stanton said that he had to choose between being an actor and a musician while also mentioning that he could have been a writer as well after studying journalism. He was convinced to get into acting and the rest is history. »

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Harry Dean Stanton, Alien and Twin Peaks Star, Dies at 91

16 September 2017 9:48 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Harry Dean Stanton, who has almost 200 acting credits to his name, with films like Alien and TV shows like Twin Peaks, passed away at the age of 91 yesterday. It hasn't been announced if there will be a public memorial service or if the remembrance will be a private affair.

Variety reports that the actor passed away from natural causes earlier today in Los Angeles. One of the actor's final films, Lucky, where he plays an atheist who comes to terms with his own mortality, will be released via Magnolia Pictures on September 29. He also has another film in post-production entitled Frank and Ava, where he stars alongside Eric Roberts and Lukas Haas. No release date has been handed out at this time.

Harry Dean Stanton was born July 14, 1926 in West Irvine, Kentucky to Sheridan Harry Stanton, a barber and a tobacco farmer, and Ersol, a cook. Harry first followed in his mother's footsteps, »

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Harry Dean Stanton 1926-2017

16 September 2017 8:34 AM, PDT | FilmJunk | See recent FilmJunk news »

We’ve got some unfortunate news to report this weekend as Hollywood has lost one of its all time great character actors. Harry Dean Stanton, best known for his roles in Alien, Big Love, Repo Man and Paris, Texas reportedly died of natural causes in Los Angeles yesterday. This comes just weeks after the third season […] »

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Film News: Character Actor Harry Dean Stanton Dies at 91

16 September 2017 6:21 AM, PDT | HollywoodChicago.com | See recent HollywoodChicago.com news »

Los Angeles – He was often categorized as the ultimate male character actor, but Harry Dean Stanton stood out on his own, with a persona that added immediate recognition in any supporting performance, and was unforgettable when he stepped into a lead role. Stanton died on September 15, 2017, at age 91.

With his hang dog demeanor and distinctive voice, Stanton made his mark over a 60 year career, and appeared in character roles in notable films such as “Cool Hand Luke” (1967), “Kelly’s Heroes” (1970), “The Godfather Part II” (1974), “Escape From New York” (1981), “Pretty in Pink” (1986) and “Last Temptation of Christ” (1988). He had bigger and more up front roles in “Repo Man” (1984), “Paris, Texas” (1984), “Wild at Heart” (1990), “The Straight Story” (1999), “The Green Mile” (1999) and the upcoming “Lucky” (2017).

Harry Dean Stanton in a Recent Photo

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Harry Dean Stanton was born in Kentucky, and was a World War II veteran in the Navy, »

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Harry Dean Stanton dies aged 91 – video obituary

16 September 2017 4:24 AM, PDT | The Guardian - Film News | See recent The Guardian - Film News news »

The cult Us actor died in an Los Angeles hospital on Friday, aged 91. Stanton’s career spanned more than six decades, appearing in scores of films including Paris, Texas; Alien and Repo Man. Stanton was famed for his ability to project his hangdog, laconic charm into minor roles

Harry Dean Stanton, cult American actor, dies aged 91

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Harry Dean Stanton, cult American actor, dies aged 91

16 September 2017 2:25 AM, PDT | The Guardian - TV News | See recent The Guardian - TV News news »

Prolific character actor, who appeared in scores of films including Paris, Texas, Alien, Repo Man and The Straight Story, died in an La hospital on Friday

Harry Dean Stanton, the veteran American actor who ballasted generations of independent and cult films, has died aged 91. The subject of the late critic Roger Ebert’s “Stanton Walsh Rule” – “No movie featuring either Harry Dean Stanton or M Emmet Walsh in a supporting role can be altogether bad” – Stanton was famed for his ability to project his hangdog, laconic charm into minor roles, which ensured he worked continuously for over six decades. Directors who cast him include David Lynch, Sam Peckinpah, Ridley Scott, Alex Cox and Wim Wenders, but he was never nominated for an Oscar or any of the other principal acting awards.

Related: Harry Dean Stanton: gentleness, sensitivity, gallantry and painful masculinity | Peter Bradshaw

Related: Harry Dean Stanton: 'Life? »

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Harry Dean Stanton, cult American actor, dies aged 91

16 September 2017 2:25 AM, PDT | The Guardian - Film News | See recent The Guardian - Film News news »

Prolific character actor, who appeared in scores of films including Paris, Texas, Alien, Repo Man and The Straight Story, died in an La hospital on Friday

Harry Dean Stanton, the veteran American actor who ballasted generations of independent and cult films, has died aged 91. The subject of the late critic Roger Ebert’s “Stanton Walsh Rule” – “No movie featuring either Harry Dean Stanton or M Emmet Walsh in a supporting role can be altogether bad” – Stanton was famed for his ability to project his hangdog, laconic charm into minor roles, which ensured he worked continuously for over six decades. Directors who cast him include David Lynch, Sam Peckinpah, Ridley Scott, Alex Cox and Wim Wenders, but he was never nominated for an Oscar or any of the other principal acting awards.

Related: Harry Dean Stanton: gentleness, sensitivity, gallantry and painful masculinity | Peter Bradshaw

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Harry Dean Stanton’s Best Performances: An IndieWire Tribute to ‘Paris, Texas,’ ‘Pretty in Pink,’ ‘Twin Peaks,’ and More

15 September 2017 5:21 PM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Harry Dean Stanton stole more scenes than most other actors even appeared in. Over his six-decade career, the late, great actor managed the improbable feat of being as recognizable from his highbrow fare (like “Paris, Texas”) as he was from his high-school movie (“Pretty in Pink”) — and that was just in the mid-‘80s.

Stanton also worked with David Lynch, Francis Ford Coppola, Martin Scorsese, John Carpenter, and Monte Hellman, among many others; he left his indelible mark on all their movies, as he did on those who watched them. Here are some of our favorites.

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“Right.” Harry Dean Stanton doesn’t say much else in “Alien,” but he doesn’t need to. Along with Yaphet Kotto’s Parker, his Brett provides some much-needed levity aboard the Uscss Nostromo — it may be true that in space no one can hear you scream, »

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Harry Dean Stanton dies, aged 91

15 September 2017 5:14 PM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Tony Sokol Sep 18, 2017

Harry Dean Stanton has died at the age of 91, it was confirmed over the weekend.

Actor Harry Dean Stanton died of natural causes in Los Angeles on Friday September 15th, his agent John Kelly announced. He was 91.

Stanton, who made his breakthrough in Wim Wenders’ Paris, Texas, submerged himself in over 250 movies since he began acting in the 1950s. That didn’t make him any less unforgettable, putting his subtle stamp on such films as Cool Hand Luke (1967), Two-Lane Blacktop (1971), Godfather II (1974), Ridley Scott’s Alien (1979) and John Carpenter’s Escape From New York (1981). Plus he taught Emilio Estevez how to boost cars in the cult classic Repo Man.

Stanton hit the mainstream in John HughesPretty In Pink (1986), he played Molly Ringwald’s unemployed father.

He played against Jack Nicholson, a lifelong friend, in The Missouri Breaks and Bob Rafelson’s Man Trouble.  He also appeared in The Mighty, »

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Harry Dean Stanton dies at 91 by Amber Wilkinson - 2017-09-16 01:06:05

15 September 2017 5:06 PM, PDT | eyeforfilm.co.uk | See recent eyeforfilm.co.uk news »

Harry Dean Stanton - an American original

American Twin Peaks and Paris, Texas star Harry Dean Stanton has died at the age of 91. The character actor, who racked up roles in scores of films across more than six decades, died of natural causes.

Kentucky-born Stanton appeared in a slew hit films including, Cool Hand Luke, Alien, Escape From New York and Repo Man.

One of his most frequent collaborators was director David Lynch, who worked with him on Wild At Heart , Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Men and Inland Empire. He also worked with him on the most recent series of Twin Peaks.

A statement from @DAVID_LYNCH on the passing of the great Harry Dean Stanton. #RIPHarryDeanStanton #TwinPeaks #Showtime pic.twitter.com/EmsO1zotsk

Twin Peaks (@SHO_TwinPeaks) September 15, 2017 Lynch last night paid tribute to his friend. He wrote: “The great Harry Dean Stanton has »

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Harry Dean Stanton Has Passed Away

15 September 2017 4:40 PM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Whether you knew him as Brett from Alien, Brain from Escape from New York, Travis Henderson from Paris, Texas, or Carl Rodd from Twin Peaks, Harry Dean Stanton has been a beloved fixture of cinema for decades. Stanton is one of the reasons why they say, "They don't make them like that anymore." In fact, I don't think they ever made them like him, which is why it is with especially heavy hearts that we share the news of Harry's passing at the age of 91.

The news of Stanton's passing comes from multiple sources, with Variety reporting that the actor died of "natural causes" in Los Angeles on Friday.

Stanton was a tremendous character actor, but he was ultimately a unique character unto himself. He had a no B.S. approach to his roles that made you completely invest in his characters because he was completely invested in his characters. »

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Harry Dean Stanton Passes Away at 91

15 September 2017 4:19 PM, PDT | ScreenRant.com | See recent Screen Rant news »

Actor Harry Dean Stanton – who appeared in Alien, Twin Peaks, and many more films and TV series – passes away at the age of 91. »

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Hollywood Mourns Death of ‘Legendary’ Harry Dean Stanton: ‘The Definition of Cool’

15 September 2017 4:18 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Legendary character actor Harry Dean Stanton died on Friday, and Hollywood was quick to mourn the “Big Love” actor.

Jon Cryer, who starred alongside Stanton in 1986’s “Pretty in Pink,” posted a photo of the two on set with the caption, “Was an honor, man. #RIPHarryDeanStanton”

Was an honor, man. #RIPHarryDeanStanton pic.twitter.com/6pPrQT9ClX

Jon Cryer (@MrJonCryer) September 15, 2017

Baby Driver” director Edgar Wright also shared a still of Stanton from “Repo Man” with the caption, “Rip to the legendary Harry Dean Stanton. Impossible to cover his legacy in brief but here’s a few favs: ‘Alien,’ ‘Paris Texas,’ ‘Repo Man.'”

Rip to the legendary Harry Dean Stanton. Impossible to cover his legacy in brief but here's a few favs: 'Alien', 'Paris Texas', 'Repo Man'. pic.twitter.com/tKglu0Bemv

— edgarwright (@edgarwright) September 15, 2017

Longtime Stanton collaborator David Lynch, who most recently worked with him on the “Twin Peaks” revival »

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