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Jennifer Lawrence Joins Chris Martin Backstage After Coldplay Concert in Las Vegas

20 September 2014 9:40 AM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Sin City offered up throngs of fans for Chris Martin's Friday performance at the iHeartRadio music festival. But one very special Coldplay fan watched the Las Vegas show from the sidelines: Martin's new lady love, Jennifer Lawrence. Following a few quiet date nights at Martin's Malibu home and a romantic dinner on Sept. 8, the actress stepped out to support the musician for a more public - and louder - appearance. "She was off to the side of the stage when he performed," a source tells People. Lawrence, who was seen backstage, showed off her midriff in a studded black crop top, »

- Mark Gray

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Seven Actresses Emerge as Contenders for Lead Female Role in True Detective Season Two

16 September 2014 4:10 PM, PDT | HeyUGuys.co.uk | See recent HeyUGuys news »

With Colin Farrell, Vince Vaughn and Taylor Kitsch reportedly set for three of the leading roles in season two of HBO’s True Detective, the hunt for the show’s female leads continues. Elisabeth Moss and Rachel McAdams were recently named as favourites, but a new report lists Seven actresses in contention.

While they could still be in the running, it seems as if creator and writer Nic Pizzolatto is casting a wide net to find the right person for the still pretty mysterious role. Here’s the full list of True Detective candidates:

Brit Marling (Another Earth), Oona Chaplin (Game of Thrones), Kelly Reilly (Flight), Jessica Biel (The A-Team), Malin Akerman (Watchmen), Jamie Alexander (Thor: The Dark World) and Rosario Dawson (Sin City).

However, a Variety reporter adds to the information in the video below by stating that McAdams and Moss are up for role of Vince Vaughn’s wife, »

- Josh Wilding

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News Nuggets: Who are the 7 final candidates for the 'True Detective' lead actress role?

16 September 2014 9:12 AM, PDT | Gold Derby | See recent Gold Derby news »

Jeff Sneider reveals the exclusive list of the seven women aiming to star in the second season of HBO's "True Detective." Creator Nic Pizzolatto and network executives are holding final auditions to make their selection for the female lead. The ladies are: Rosario Dawson ("Sin City"), Jessica Biel ("Total Recall"), Jaimie Alexander ("Thor"), Malin Akerman ("Trophy Wife"), Brit Marling ("Babylon"), Kelly Reilly ("Flight"), and Oona Chaplin ("Game of Thrones"). Rumored actresses Elisabeth Moss ("Mad Men") and Rachel McAdams ("About Time") have not been completely ruled out. The lead actress could be opposite the trio of lead men Colin Farrell, Taylor Kitsch, and Vince Vaughn. The Wrap -Break- Calling it an "absolute stunner," Universal Pictures is negotiating the return of lead actor Matt Damon and director Paul Greengrass to the "Bourne" film series. The...' »

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The Definitive ‘What the F**k?’ Movies: 20-11

13 September 2014 7:07 PM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

20. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

So…drugs, right? Based on Hunter S. Thompson’s 1971 novel of the same title, Fear and Loathing stars Johnny Depp and Benicio del Toro as Raoul Duke and Dr. Gonzo, respectively. The pair is heading to Sin City, speeding through the Nevada desert, under the influence of mescaline. From there, the film is series a bizarre hallucinations seen through the eyes of Duke. So, we jump from hotel room to hotel room, all of the action a blur of what is happening and what really isn’t. Throughout the course of the film, Duke and/or Gonzo ingest the following drugs: mescaline, sunshine acid, diethyl ether, LSD, cocaine, and adenochrome (probably more). Duke – who is a Thompson stand-in – is supposed to be writing an article before heading back to Los Angeles, but tends to get sidetracked quite a bit. In »

- Joshua Gaul

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Guardians of the Galaxy crosses $600 million worldwide, first movie of 2014 to hit $300 million domestically

13 September 2014 8:59 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

After becoming Marvel’s biggest-franchise starter at the global box-office by overtaking the haul of 2008’s Iron Man earlier in the week, James Gunn’s space opera Guardians of the Galaxy has now become the first release of 2014 to hit $300 million domestically and has also crossed the $600 million mark worldwide. Having opened in Japan yesterday, and with a Chinese release still to come, Guardians certainly has a good chance of becoming the highest-grossing comic book movie of the year, with The Amazing Spider-Man 2 on $708 million, Captain America: The Winter Soldier on $714 million and X-Men: Days of Future Past on $745 million.

Guardians of the Galaxy sees Gunn directing a cast that includes Chris Pratt (The Lego Movie) as Star-Lord, Zoe Saldana (Star Trek Into Darkness) as Gamora, Dave Bautista (Riddick) as Drax the Destroyer, Bradley Cooper (American Hustle) as Rocket Raccoon, Vin Diesel (Fast & Furious 6) as Groot, Benicio Del Toro (Sin City) as The Collector, »

- Gary Collinson

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Tiesto Is Scoring a Bellagio Fountain Show in Las Vegas

11 September 2014 1:08 PM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

Las Vegas' Bellagio Fountains are about to get "Maximal Crazy," thanks to Tiesto. The electronic music producer will debut a score for the Sin City attraction, which features choreographed water sequences set to lights and music — usually from the likes of Frank Sinatra and Elvis Presley, as well as rotating headliners Elton John and Celine Dion. To be fair, the hitmaker of "Red Lights" and "Wasted" also is a headliner at MGM Grand Hotel's Hakkasan nightclub and Wet Republic dayclub (Bellagio and MGM Grand are both MGM Resorts International properties). Earlier this year, Forbes named him the third-

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- Ashley Lee

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Floyd Mayweather

9 September 2014 4:26 PM, PDT | Obsessed with Film | See recent Obsessed with Film news »

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Floyd Mayweather is unquestionably one of the world’s best-known athletes.

His fights are big-time sporting events, regularly attended by the likes of Jack Nicholson, Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie and Leonardo Di Caprio, and provide a huge boost to the Las Vegas economy as tens of thousands flock to Sin City to revel in the big occasion. This will again be the case on Saturday as millions await his rematch with tough Argentine Marcos Maidana.

Mayweather, for so long a fighter who seemed nigh-on untouchable in the ring, last fought in May, and although he was rightly awarded the decision many were surprised to see him struggle to suppress Maidana’s fearless challenge. It is too early to assume that Mayweather – now 37 – is now in decline, but he is certainly nearing the end of a glittering career of almost unparalleled success.

After winning a »

- Jonathan Cordiner

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Legendary Actor Stacy Keach On Sin City 2 Flopping, Praises Guardians Of The Galaxy

8 September 2014 10:58 PM, PDT | ComicBookMovie.com | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

Speaking with AlternativeNation.net, the legendary actor and voice actor Stacy Keach spoke about his role as Wallenquist in the newly released Sin City sequel, A Dame To Kill For. Acknowledging the movie's box office failure, Keach admits, "The movie’s not doing great, I think the reason the critics are saying is that they waited too long. Waited too long between the original and sequel. Its not doing business. I have a feeling that its longevity down the road will show, and it will be redeemed."  When asked by the interviewer about the longevity and box office value of comic book movies in general, the actor stressed that as long as the vision and right writers are available, any medium is here to stay. "No, I don’t think its gonna fizzle out! Animation and graphic storytelling are here to stay. Its part of the form of language of film, »

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Why Lifetime’s Brittany Murphy Movie Is a Disgrace To Her Legacy

8 September 2014 5:00 AM, PDT | VH1.com | See recent VH1.com news »

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 By Christopher Rosa

Lifetime aired its buzzed-about biopic on the late Brittany Murphy — aptly titled The Brittany Murphy Story — Saturday night. Controversy reached a fever pitch last week when Murphy’s father Angelo Bertolotti told Examiner he is “outraged” by the “hideous, unauthorized, and completely untrue” film. However, after watching the movie, he isn’t too far off-base. 

The Brittany Murphy Story is bad, and that’s an understatement. The film is plagued by poor acting (yes, even for Lifetime), choppy time jumps, and tonal inconsistencies. If we’re to believe Lifetime, Murphy (played by Amanda Fuller) was a too-trusting, insecure victim to paparazzi and shady con-artists — namely, her husband Simon Monjack, who died five months after Murphy in the same room from the same cause. The film is more exploitative than exploratory. Is any of this true? We might never know, but fans certainly shouldn’t be happy about it. »

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Guardians of the Galaxy overtakes Iron Man to become Marvel’s biggest franchise-starter at the global box office

8 September 2014 4:10 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Having retained top spot at the Us box office this past weekend, Guardians of the Galaxy has now pushed its worldwide box office haul to $586 million, overtaking the total of 2008’s Iron Man to become Marvel Studios’ highest-grossing franchise starter. Reacting to the news, James Gunn posted the following message on Facebook:

Guardians of the Galaxy box office just passed up Iron Man, making us the biggest Marvel franchise-starter yet. And we still haven’t opened in Japan, China, or Italy.

If I had a penny for every time someone said making a Marvel movie with a talking raccoon was dumb and that Guardians was going to bomb, I’d probably have just about the amount of money Guardians has made so far. So I’m glad I spent that time making a film instead of counting people and their opinions, because we’re still going strong. Also, making the »

- Gary Collinson

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Think Like A Man Too

8 September 2014 3:55 AM, PDT | Sky Movies | See recent Sky Movies news »

The happy-ish couples of comedy hit Think Like A Man return to negotiate another round of romantic pitfalls and misunderstandings in Las Vegas. They're all in Sin City to see Michael (Terrence Jenkins) and Candace (Regina Hall) finally tie the knot. But while everyone is determined to enjoy the pre-marital fun, talk of babies, past indiscretions and the dreaded mother-in-law turns it into one huge game of relationship roulette. »

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Quentin Tarantino’s New Beverly Promises Double Features, Vintage Trailers, Tarantino Films & No Digital. Ever.

7 September 2014 9:25 AM, PDT | Deadline New York | See recent Deadline New York news »

Quentin Tarantino’s passion for the New Beverly Cinema began when he was just another kid showing up for the nightly double feature. It grew when he found success as a filmmaker and began to subsidize owner Sherman Torgan to the tune of $5,000 per month to keep the place open. Ultimately Tarantino bought the building and now he’s taking over the whole theater from Torgan’s son Michael. Tarantino has grand plans to curate a program of films he is confident will please fellow cinefiles and give him an excuse to showcase his voluminous collection of film prints and trailers.

His first move: Jettisoning the digital projector that Michael installed. When the L.A. institution reopens in October after three months of renovations and a thorough cleaning of the onetime porno palace, the New Beverly will have a unique mission: All 35mm prints, all the time. “The big thing »

- Jen Yamato

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The Streets of NYC, Bernie Goetz, and Frank Miller

7 September 2014 8:44 AM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Rrmbllll Kkkkrrakkk goes the lightning as Frank Miller’s Batman hits the streets for the first time in 1986’s seminal The Dark Knight Returns. A faceless, lowlife pimp throws one of his girls into a cab, threatening to cut her. The bearded, downtrodden cabbie accepts a stack of bills from the pimp; he mutters to himself, “dog eat dog world…” Unseen, Batman descends onto the yellow, checkered cab’s roof. The pimp finds himself on the receiving end of some brutality off-panel. The money is shredded. And with another Krakk – end scene.

This hardly feels like pages ripped from a William Gibson novel, more like frames from a grainy, 35-mm Taxi Driver print. The synopsis for Tdkr returns dubs itself “near-future”, and the genre “cyber-punk” has been tossed around by readers and critics alike. But really (mutant punks aside) the book falls into the Death Wish genre. Aging man, urban and moral decay, »

- Dan Black

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Celebrity Street Style -- How to Get This Week’s Hottest Looks!

5 September 2014 4:00 PM, PDT | TooFab | See recent TooFab news »

Celebs always look stylish when they hit the red carpet, but only a true fashionista can transition her style from Hollywood glam to everyday chic! Jessica Alba looked cute and casual as she ran errands in Los Angeles, sporting Seafarer flared jeans, a Transmission Keith Richards tank and a black Rebecca Minkoff silk jacket. The "Sin City" star accessorized her look with a leopard Saint Laurent clutch and Gypsy 05 pom pom keychain. Get Jessica's look with these Express jeans, this Forever 21 tee and this Loft blazer. Kendall Jenner showed off edgy style in New York City, rocking a white gown from Stone Cold Fox over an American Apparel striped romper. The reality starlet paired her effortless ensemble with black Celine slip ons and a matching Celine "Nano" bag. Get Kendall's look with this Dosa wrap dress and these Zandy Shoes slip ons.Emma Stone looked sexy and sophisticated as she stepped out in Venice, »

- tooFab Staff

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Vin Diesel gets all hairy in first image from ‘The Last Witch Hunter’

5 September 2014 12:45 PM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

(Cbr) Racing with the "Fast and Furious" franchise, evading bounty hunters in the "Riddick" series and saving the galaxy in "Guardians of the Galaxy" isn’t enough action and intrigue for Vin Diesel. No, the man needs to kick things up a notch by tracking down and killing witches. That’s exactly what he’ll do in "The Last Witch Hunter," director Breck Eisner’s upcoming action movie that stars Diesel as an ancient hero who — you guessed it — hunts after witches. In the film, Diesel’s character Kaulder is tasked with pursuing a group of witches in modern-day New York City. Feast your eyes on this: You wouldn’t know that the film takes place in present times from the first official photo, which Diesel posted on his Facebook page. It shows Kaulder in the 13th century, heavily bearded, with what appears to be frost or ash (or possibly even theater glue? »

- Josh Wigler, Comic Book Resources

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If I Stay tops UK social media buzz

5 September 2014 5:14 AM, PDT | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

Chloe Grace Moretz tearjerker leaves Sex Tape and Sin City in the shade.

If I Stay, a film in which Chloe Grace Moretz plays a girl in a coma, has ruled social media buzz in the UK over the past seven days, according to Way to Blue.

The tearjerker, released last weekend in the UK, generated nearly 9,000 comments on social media networks, with around 25% of those expressing intent to view.

It drew nearly three times as many comments as sequel Sin City: A Dame To Kill For and comedy Sex Tape, which opens this weekend.

Upcoming British comedy drama Pride, which tells the story of gay and lesbian activists who supported miners during strikes in the mid-1980s, is coming in strong.

Ahead of its release on Sept 12, more than 2,800 comments were generated from Aug 28 to Sept 3, with more than 20% of them expressing intent to turn talk into cinema tickets.

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- michael.rosser@screendaily.com (Michael Rosser)

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Brittany Murphy’s Most Iconic Roles, From Clueless Tai To Sinful Shellie

5 September 2014 5:00 AM, PDT | VH1.com | See recent VH1.com news »

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While it remains to be seen what comes out of Lifetime’s TV version of Brittany Murphy’s career and personal story, one thing is clear: the beloved actress had a number of iconic roles despite her short-lived career. Everyone from Clueless Tai to Shellie from Sin City is here as we look back on the most iconic Murphy roles we hope get covered in her Lifetime story.

In the words of Cher’s best friend slash makeover challenge, these roles were totally “doable.”

(If you can’t get enough of her film roles below, then check out her looks throughout the years in the gallery above.)

Tai, Clueless (1995)

In her second film role, Murphy played the high schooler who wasn’t a virgin and could drive. The role turned out to be a total Valley Girl who defied all stereotypes.

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- Stacy Lambe

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Celebrities Turn Out For New York Fashion Week [Slideshow]

4 September 2014 9:00 PM, PDT | Uinterview | See recent Uinterview news »

Celebrities flocked to Manhattan this week to grab front row seats at the runway shows during New York Fashion Week.

Celebs Hit New York Fashion Week

Among the stars in attendance at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week for Spring 2015 were Naomi Watts and Keri Russell, both of whom showed up at the Altuzarra for Target show on Thursday and were spotted backstage at the event. While Watts stunned in a red wrap dress (above), Russell opted for a more relaxed look. The Americans star paired jeans with an army green trench coat with black leather sleeves.

Sin City star Rosario Dawson and French model Camille Rowe sat in the front row alongside Poppy Delevingne and Olivia Palermo at the Theatre at Lincoln Center for Desigual’s runway show.

At Project Runway’s Nwfw show, Heidi Klum assisted Tim Gunn with the Als ice bucket challenge.

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Sin City 2 Concept Art To Kill For By Joshua Min & Francesco Corvino

4 September 2014 4:57 PM, PDT | ComicBookMovie.com | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

Concept Art by Joshua MinClick Here - More of Joshua Min's Sin City 2 Art Concept Art by Francesco CorvinoClick Here - More of Francesco Corvino's Sin City 2 Art Co-directors Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller reunite to bring Miller's visually stunning "Sin City" graphic novels back to the screen in Sin City: A Dame To Kill For. Weaving together two of Miller's classic stories with new tales, the town's most hard boiled citizens cross paths with some of its more reviled inhabitants. Sin City: A Dame To Kill For is the follow up to Rodriguez and Miller's 2005 groundbreaking film, Frank Miller's Sin City. Jessica Alba; Powers Boothe; Josh Brolin; Rosario Dawson; Joseph Gordon - Levitt; Eva Green; Dennis Haysbert; Stacy Keach; Jaime King; Ray Liotta; Jeremy Piven; Mickey Rourke; Bruce Willis Directed By Frank Miller & Robert Rodriguez * Written By Frank Miller »

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Halloween Horror Nights Hollywood - Eyegore Awards Announced! Get Your Tickets While You Can!

4 September 2014 2:48 PM, PDT | DreadCentral.com | See recent Dread Central news »

Halloween Horror Nights Hollywood 2014 is quickly approaching, and as always that means a brand new installment of the Eyegore Awards. Uni just released the details, and we have 'em for you right here. Scare it up!

From the Press Release

Universal Studios Hollywood sets the stage for the eagerly-awaited arrival of “Halloween Horror Nights” on Friday, September 19, with the annual “Eyegore Awards,” honoring influential entertainment professionals for bringing the horror genre to life within the movie, television and music industries.

For the first time ever, Universal Studios Hollywood is offering 500 “Halloween Horror Nights” fans a chance to attend the coveted “Eyegore Awards,” which will feature a roster of today’s leading Hollywood horror icons.

The 2014 “Eyegore Award” recipients include multiple Emmy® Award-winning filmmaker and Special Effects Make-Up Supervisor Greg Nicotero (“The Walking Dead,” Galyntine, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, “Breaking Bad,” Pain & Gain, Django Unchained, Predators, The Chronicles of Narnia, »

- Steve Barton

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