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Rumor: Could Jake Gyllenhaal be replacing Ben Affleck as Batman?

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"Swear to me! Swear to Bubble Boy!" Don't mind me, I'll just be over here cranking the lever of the old rumor mill, folks. I want to make sure everything is well powered-up for this one. Okay, so earlier today, Batman News reported that John Campea, a movie pundit on the world wide web, told the outlet that Matt Reeves would like Jake Gyllenhaal to be his Batman for the... Read More...
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Jake Gyllenhaal Plays a Boston Marathon Victim in the Heartbreaking Trailer For Stronger

There's a good chance that, at some point over the course of his career, Jake Gyllenhaal has made you cry. Maybe it was in Brokeback Mountain? Or Love & Other Drugs? Perhaps you just shed a tear after you realized you'd paid $11 for a movie ticket to see Bubble Boy. Either way, Gyllenhaal is no stranger to making us all weep. His latest film, Stronger, seems like another inspirational tearjerker, telling the true story of Boston Marathon bombing victim Jeff Bauman. In an effort to win back his ex-girlfriend Erin (Orphan Black's Tatiana Maslany), Jeff (Gyllenhaal) cheers her on as she runs the 2013 Boston Marathon, only to have his legs blown off in one of the explosions. His road to recovery is a painful one, but with the help of Erin and his family, he faces his struggles head on. Prepare to cry when it comes out this Fall.
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First Trailer for 'Everything, Everything' Movie with Amandla Stenberg

"I'm messing with your life." "My life is better with you in it." Warner Bros has debuted a trailer for the adaptation Everything, Everything, a drama about a young woman with a disease that keeps her locked up inside her home. She longs for a boy who lives across the street, and of course they try to get together. Amandla Stenberg, who played Rue in the original The Hunger Games (but is all grown up now), stars as Maddy in the film. The cast includes Nick Robinson as the boy she's in love with, Ana de la Reguera, Anika Noni Rose, and Taylor Hickson. It's based on the book by Nicola Yoon. This looks particularly cheesy and sappy, but that makes sense. It's obvious why Warner Bros released this on Valentine's Day - it looks like a mix between Me Before You and The Space Between Us and Bubble Boy,
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'Demolition' Trailer: Watch Jake Gyllenhaal Demolish His Entire Life

Jake Gyllenhaal's recent movie wives don't even have a lifespan long enough to survive the trailer. At least that was the case with Southpaw and now Demolition, the latest movie from Wild and Dallas Buyers Club director Jean-Marc Vallée. In it Gyllenhaal stars as a man facing some tough times when his life is shattered by the death of his wife. That may be a somewhat familiar setup for a movie, but what looks to really take Demolition to the next level is yet another remarkable performance by Gyllenhaal. It seems like year after year he's getting better and better material to work with (he's certainly grown a lot since Bubble Boy), and it's probably a safe bet that this is a movie to keep an eye on for his performance alone. When our Erik...

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New Southpaw Movie Received Mixed Reviews From Major Critics

The Weinstein Company released their new drama film, "Southpaw," into theaters this weekend, and the top, major movie critics have turned in their reviews. It turns out that the movie got a pretty mixed bag with an overall 57 score out of a possible 100 across 41 reviews at Metacritic.com site. The film stars: 50 Cent, Forest Whitaker, Jake Gyllenhaal, Oona Laurence and Rachel McAdams. We've added blurbs from a few of the critics,below. Mick Lasalle at the San Francisco Chronicle, gave it a really nice 100 score, stating: "The experience of Southpaw is rather like seeing the truth behind the cliches, revived in all their pain and power to surprise." Richard Roeper from the Chicago Sun-Times, gave it an 88 score, saying: "While Southpaw will surprise almost no one who has seen a fair amount of boxing movies, Fuqua’s direction and the excellent performances keep the action humming." Alonso Duralde over at TheWrap,
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Tbt: Jake Gyllenhaal Opens Up About Life Onset of Bubble Boy in 2001—Watch Now!

Tbt: Jake Gyllenhaal Opens Up About Life Onset of Bubble Boy in 2001—Watch Now!
Jake Gyllenhaal has come a long way since Bubble Boy, so it's always fun to take a look back to see when stars were just beginning to make a name for themselves! The Oscar nominee sat down with E! News to talk about the movie that put him in a bubble for a long time, and joked that while the bubble was a hassle, it was incredibly "protective" during death-defying stunts. Even though he was definitely nervous, he told the director, "Let's go!" when it came time to almost get sucked into an engine. Even though it looks like a pretty basic prop—a giant plastic bubble—Gyllenhaal revealed to us at the time that it was anything but basic. It often malfunctioned or caused other problems,...
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Jake Gyllenhaal -- Dude Can Fight ... Says World Champion Co-Star

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Jake Gyllenhaal is no boxing fraud -- the guy can brawl for real ... this according to a real deal ex-kickboxing champ who worked with Jake on his new boxing flick. TMZ Sports spoke with David Buglione -- a former U.S.K.B.A World Welterweight Kickboxing Champ -- who worked closely with Jake as his stunt double in "Southpaw." Long story short ... Buglione says Jake trained so hard for the role, he feels he
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Jake Gyllenhaal battles in and out of the ring in the Southpaw trailer

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You may have seen pictures floating around of a jacked-up Jake Gyllenhaal ready to throw down in Antoine Fuqua's Southpaw, and now it's time to see those muscles in motion! Southpaw follows that of left-handed boxer Billy Hope (Gyllenhaal) as he fights his way to the top, only to find the facets of his personal life falling apart. You'll believe Bubble Boy can fight in the first trailer for this boxing drama! Gyllenhaal looks like he's going to deliver...
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Here’s the Trailer for ‘Accidental Love,’ the Film That Could’ve Made Jessica Biel’s Career

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The long-delayed trailer for David O’Russell‘s quirky comedy, Accidental Love, has finally dropped, and the fact that it was filmed seven years ago couldn’t be more evident.

Previously titled Nailed, the film tells the story of a waitress (Jessica Biel) who’s ditched by her fiance (James Marsden) when she’s shot with a nail in the head that she doesn’t have the insurance to remove. This leads her to seek the help of a pretty politician, played by a baby calf-looking Jake Gyllenhaal, to reform health care.

Accidental Love is a departure from Russell’s most recent project American Hustle, with the tone feeling like a mix of Bubble Boy and Win a Date with Tad Hamilton. Despite the film’s campiness, you can’t help but imagine what it would’ve done for Biel’s career back when it was made in the 2000s.
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Jake Gyllenhaal is jacked in first image from boxing drama Southpaw

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Jake Gyllenhaal lost a bunch of weight for his Nightcrawler role, but it appears he gained it all back (and then some) for his upcoming boxing flick Southpaw. The first image from the film has been released, featuring the actor's new look for the Antoine Fuqua movie, and by "new look" I mean a ton of muscle. "You got something to say about Bubble Boy? Step into the ring, bro!" A few months ago Gyllenhaal told Variety he worked out six...
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Spotlight on the Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal

For this week’s spotlight piece, I wanted to take a look at one of Hollywood’s most interesting stars. It’s certified A-lister Jake Gyllenhaal, the rare actor who’s only becoming more famous as he pursues more and more interesting fare. In fact, for a true blue A-list actor, he’s only rarely gone the blockbuster route. More often, he chooses unique work that requires him to really go above and beyond. Already an Academy Award nominee, he’s someone who’s due for not just another nomination, but a win as well. I have no doubt that Oscar will come calling soon, perhaps even next year, but when that time comes, he’ll be incredibly deserving of that honor. As such, it’s a pleasure to fete him this week in my Spotlight on the Stars series. Gyllenhaal got his start on screens with a small role in City Slickers,
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TBS To Mark 25 Years of Seinfeld

TBS knows they have a huge event coming up, the 25 year anniversary of Seinfeld. The classic adult comedy about nothing become a massive hit a couple of seasons after it premiered on July 5th of 1989. Now TBS will be celebrating the show that they have kept on air since it ended 16 years ago. Starting June 30th the network will start airing what they consider to be the 25 best episodes in the normal time slot. This will end on July 5th, the actual day marking the 25th series anniversary. Here are the episodes and when they air.

Monday, June 30

6 p.m. – “The Pen” – Jerry accepts a gift his parents wanted him to refuse.

6:30 p.m. – “The Bizzaro Jerry” – Elaine’s soon-to-be former beau has two friends who resemble George and Kramer.

7 p.m. – “The Jimmy” – Jerry suspects his dentist and hygienist are living out their fantasies at his expense.

7:30 p.
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'Grey's Anatomy' Recap: Cristina Searches For Her Replacement; Leah Is Cut From Residency Program; Derek Wants To Move To DC

When Grey’s Anatomy opened on Thursday night, a few weeks had passed since Cristina (Sandra Oh) returned from Zurich and revealed she would be leaving Seattle in the near future. Before she leaves, she’s tasked with finding her replacement as Meredith (Ellen Pompeo) and Derek (Patrick Dempsey) determine their next step, Bailey (Chandra Wilson) deals with her daring medical decision and the residents all try to avoid being the one on the chopping block.

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Derek has been spending a lot of time in D.C., so Amy (Caterina Scorsone) has been staying on board to cover his surgeries and help Meredith out with the kids. While Derek has been away, Meredith has grown fond of Amy, so much so that she’s taking an interest in her personal life. When Meredith presses her about how things are going with her fiancé James, Amy tells her
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'Grey's Anatomy' Recap: Burke Lures Cristina To Zurich; Jackson & April Reconcile

Grey’s Anatomy episode "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together," highly anticipated due to the return of Preston Burke, began with a voice over about finding a new perspective as Owen informs Cristina that she’s in high demand to talk about her conduits all over the country.

Grey's Anatomy Recap

When Owen (Kevin McKidd) and Cristina (Sandra Oh) get to the board meeting, Richard (James Pickens Jr.) takes the lead, talking about the problem Grey Sloan Memorial has with the Harper Avery. If it’s known that no doctor from the hospital can win the coveted award so long as the Avery Foundation essentially owns it, and they’re going to struggle to get funding and to keep on talented doctors. Head of cardio Dr. Russell has already fled. Richard suggests that Cristina fight the Harper Avery decision.

Cristina isn’t exactly eager to become the face of
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First Look At 'Moone Boy' Season Two Trailer From Hulu (Exclusive Video)

First Look At 'Moone Boy' Season Two Trailer From Hulu (Exclusive Video)
Completely out of nowhere, Moone Boy became my favorite comedy of 2013 -- ending up in the No. 1 year-end slot. I started to evangelize its coming-of-age goodness to anybody who would listen and went out of my way to sell it hard to both John Landgraf of FX and Ted Sarandos of Netflix. Story: 'Grey's Anatomy' Poised to Tell 'Bubble Boy' Story Hey, great shows are on every platform so why deny yourself the pleasure of it just because you don't own it? In this trailer for season two, it's pretty clear all the attributes that hooked me

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Jake Gyllenhaal -- Bare Assed ... Pops a Tent

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Good news for anyone left disappointed by Brokeback Mountain -- Jake Gyllenhaal has finally shown his ass in public.Wearing a caveman beard and some kind of taped-on merkin over his wang, Jake stripped down to the nude while filming a camping scene for his new movie "Everest" in Rome Sunday ... complete with a pan and a tent.It's one of the rarest asses in Hollywood so ... this is a pretty big deal.We'll never
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Being Human (USA) season 4 episode 1 review: Old Dogs, New Tricks

Review Kaci Ferrell 14 Jan 2014 - 07:41

Being Human (USA) hits the ground running in its season four opener. Here's Kaci's review...

This review contains spoilers.

4.1 Old Dogs, New Tricks

Being Human (Us) is finally back and hitting the ground running. It's been three months since the last episode and Josh is still a wolf...mostly.

First things first: Aidan and Nora are friends again! After their fall out last season, it made me really happy to see the two people who care about Josh the most come together to take care of him in his, uh, "time of need." That time of need happens to be every day of the month except the full moon — which is the only time he's human. He rehumanizes thirty minutes before Nora wolfs out, which means they really only have half an hour per month to be together. Happy honeymoon, right?

After Nora has to leave for her turn,
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Slant Gravity, IMAX, and the horrors of front row seating

The Guardian a Carrie promotion stunt here in NYC. Imagine seeing this in real life.

The Verge the original teaser trailer to Star Wars is curiously light on Han Solo

Variety Destin Cretton, hot off the empathetic and special Short Term 12 may direct Glass Castle based on the bestseller with Jennifer Lawrence in the starring role

Deejay Italia Cher on Italian television calls Madonna a "magic bitch"

My New Plaid Pants Bubble Boy and Prisoners? Twins!

Boy Culture Josh Hutcherson is "mostly" straight

Chud undeterred by those Prometheus reviews, Ridley Scott is moving ahead with Blade Runner 2 and may bring Harrison Ford along with him

/Film Darren Aronofsky promises huge complicated visual effects for his biblical epic Noah ... does that mean Matthew Libatique can finally win a cinematography Oscar? (that question is inspired by this recent divisive post on
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Jake Gyllenhaal on 'Prisoners,' Tattoos & Twitches, and the Scenes That Wrecked Him for Days

Jake Gyllenhaal is a bit of a mystery. From playing a boy in a bubble in "Bubble Boy" to a disturbed teenager in "Donnie Darko," from an action hero in "Prince of Persia" to a cowboy in love with another cowboy in "Brokeback Mountain," he chooses roles that make it hard to pin him down as an actor. So it's no wonder he was drawn to the enigmatic Detective Loki in director Denis Villeneuve's harrowing "Prisoners," which had its Canadian premiere at this year's Toronto International Film Festival.

The thriller centers on two young girls who go missing on Thanksgiving day, the search to find them, the devastating toll it takes on their parents (played by Hugh Jackman, Maria Bello, Viola Davis, and Terrence Howard), and the extreme steps a father will take when he thinks the police aren't doing enough. While the detective's role is to unravel the
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5 Things You Don't Know About Stacy Keibler

5 Things You Don't Know About Stacy Keibler
Apparently single again, George Clooney's latest girlfriend has done everything from kicking butt in the wrestling ring to acting to being a pro football cheerleader. Here are five things you probably don't know about Stacy Keibler.

1. Began dance lessons in jazz, tap, and ballet when she was three, started modeling at age six, then appeared in several national commercials that led to her entering the Screen Actor's Guild by age 10.

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2. Her wrestling career was launched in 1999 when she won a competition that won her a spot on the World Championship Wrestling's dance troupe, the Nitro Girls.

3. Began performing with the Baltimore Ravens' cheerleading squad at age 18.

Related: George Clooney & Stacy Keibler Split

4. In one of her only big screen appearances, she played a mud wrestler in the 2001 film Bubble Boy.

5.  Dated 7th Heaven star Geoff Stults from 2005 to 2010.

Video: Stacy Keibler's New Hosting Gig
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