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7 Unexpected Similarities Between Justin Trudeau and Justin Theroux

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7 Unexpected Similarities Between Justin Trudeau and Justin Theroux
Justin Theroux and Justin Trudeau. Aside from their super-similar names, they don't have much in common, right? Wrong. Though one is a Hollywood actor and writer, the other the Canadian prime minister, these two Justins have more similarities than you may think. They're both Justin T-Oh's.Okay, duh. But still - two public figures with names that sound that remarkably similar. One ends with "eau" and the other with "oux." They're both dark brunettes.And they bring a new meaning to the phrase "tall, dark and handsome." They've both got tattoos.Working in politics hasn't stopped Trudeau from getting a
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7 Unexpected Similarities Between Justin Trudeau and Justin Theroux

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7 Unexpected Similarities Between Justin Trudeau and Justin Theroux
Justin Theroux and Justin Trudeau. Aside from their super-similar names, they don't have much in common, right? Wrong. Though one is a Hollywood actor and writer, the other the Canadian prime minister, these two Justins have more similarities than you may think. They're both Justin T-Oh's.Okay, duh. But still - two public figures with names that sound that remarkably similar. One ends with "eau" and the other with "oux." They're both dark brunettes.And they bring a new meaning to the phrase "tall, dark and handsome." They've both got tattoos.Working in politics hasn't stopped Trudeau from getting a
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Thn At The War Horse Press Conference

As the most celebrated director of the modern era, Steven Spielberg creates excitement among film fans like few others. Since the early 1970s he’s been a dominant force in Hollywood, and is responsible for many of cinema’s most defining moments. He is perhaps best known for large-scale productions, bringing a sense of grandeur to his stories as only a few big-name directors can. His latest film, War Horse, is no exception: spanning the length of The Great War, and travelling from rural Devon to The Battle of the Somme, War Horse is as epic as any previous Spielberg film. It also has a very personal and intimate core, and Spielberg considers that, with War Horse, he has created a different kind of war film, one that has strong underlying themes of love and friendship.

‘This is not Saving Private Ryan or Band Of Brothers,’ he says, talking at
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What To Buy This Week: Blu-ray and DVD releases for January 9th 2012

It’s the start of another week, so you know what that means: yet more DVD and Blu-ray releases hit the high street, ready and waiting to swallow up all your hard-earned cash – if you have any left after the holiday season that is! So here’s the rundown of what’s available to buy from today, January 9th 2012.

Pick Of The Week

Witchville (DVD)

Prince Malachi (Luke Goss) is forced to take on the role of King after his father dies suddenly. He returns to a land that has been overthrown by a coven of witches lead by the Red Queen (Sarah Douglas). In order to save his kingdom he must fight their darkness and bring them to defeat.

And the rest…

Troll Hunter (DVD/Blu-ray)

Whilst investigating a series of suspicious bear killings, a group of students track a mysterious ‘hunter’ who wants nothing to do with them
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War Horse Review

Director: Steven Spielberg

Cast: Jeremy Irvine, Toby Kebbel, Peter Mullan, David Thewlis, Emily Watson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston

Running time: 146 minutes

Certificate: 12A

Synopsis: When he’s sold to the army after the outbreak of The Great War, Joey the horse encounters a variety of people across Britain and France, experiencing the battle from both sides. But Joey’s original owner, Albert (Levine), hopes to reunite with the horse somehow, even volunteering for action himself…

It isn’t often that one sees a film in which the protagonist is a non-human, particularly if said non-human hasn’t been anthropomorphosized and given an amusing hat of some kind. But that’s exactly what Steven Spielberg has dared to do in War Horse, his adaptation of the Michael Murpurgo novel. That isn’t to say there aren’t human characters with whom we can identify or connect. The titular horse – Joey to
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War Horse review

The Great War seen through the eyes of a heroic nag from Devon. What could possibly go wrong? Lots, Michael writes, in his review of Spielberg’s War Horse...

While his films don’t come out with the clockwork reliability of those directed by Woody Allen or Martin Scorsese, Steven Spielberg works to his own halting, arrhythmic beat. Years of silence often give way to flutters of wild activity, with the Hollywood superstar sometimes stuffing more than one of his new flicks into the cinema calendar.

This has been done to calculated effect on more than one occasion, where blockbusters have shared space with bids for dramatic respectability. Most successfully, in 1993 Spielberg ruled both the box office and the Academy with the one-two punch of Jurassic Park and Schindler’s List. The twinning of popcorn adventure and super-serious historical drama continued with both The Lost World and Amistad, and War Of The Worlds and Munich,
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Will Steven Spielberg Continue Telling World War I Stories Following 'War Horse'?

After he made Empire of the Sun, Schindler's List and Saving Private Ryan, Steven Spielberg remained extremely invested in telling more stories from World War II, going on to produce two fantastic mini-series' for HBO called Band of Brothers and The Pacific, as well as having a hand in Clint Eastwood's Flags of Our Fathers and Letters from Iwo Jima, and TV docs like We Stand Alone Together, Eyes of the Holocaust and The Lost Children of Berlin. This month Spielberg unveils his adaptation of the mesmerizing novel (and play) War Horse, which marks the filmmaker's first encounter with World War I (or The Great War). Spielberg will be the first one to admit that he does not consider War Horse to be one of his "war pictures," because it's much...

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Watch an Awesome New Trailer for Downton Abbey Season 2 (Video)

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Downton Abbey returns to PBS on January 8, but the second season of the Emmy-winning British period drama has already aired in the U.K. The buzz has not been entirely great.from what I.ve been reading online, the show moves too far into soapy territory with a number of jaw-dropping developments and some too-heavy-handed social commentary thrown in as afterthought. But whatever, we won.t let that spoil our fun. In this kind-of-awesome trailer (which, be warned, is said to reveal several pivotal plot points) we catch up with the Crawleys as The Great War rages around them....  More >>
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‘Boardwalk Empire’ Season 2, Episode 5 Review: ‘Gimcrack & Bunkum’

Sorry for the delay, Boardwalk fans. There is a certain cable & Internet company out here in Los Angeles (rhymes with “Mime Groaner”) that decides to have sporadic outages on any given week. It’s a pain but compared to everything else that’s going on in the World, I should count my blessings (despite being a devout non-believer in things). Anyway…. Goddamn, Richard Harrow! I don’t know if I would have continued to watch Boardwalk Empire if you had actually pulled that trigger and offed yourself. I get it: you’re lonely and scarred, both physically and mentally from The Great War. And with it being Memorial Day and all, you got to witness average Americans — from politicians to Joe Blows — put on displays of patriotism and pretend to give a shit about the troops. I’m sure that’s no fun. It’s downright disgusting. But thank goodness
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Hey, who Abducted my links?

Taylor Lautner, that's who!

and Kate Winslet but we'll get to her in a minute.

Michael Musto wonders if Taylor Lautner can be a film star outside of Twilight. My guess is no... but that he'll be crying all the way to the bank for the rest of his life by association. But, really, if you can't even sell a performance (Abduction) for two minutes in a trailer, how are you going to carry an entire film? 

Ultra Culture also has some words about the disingenousness of the promotional efforts for Taylor's BabyBourne film and...

Movie|Line giggles about how desperately Abduction wants to be seen as Teen Bourne.

Biblioklept "all four Twilight books in one comic" by Lucy Knisey is totes funny so read it. Unless the previous words about Taylor hurt your feelers.

P.S. I don't follow these things: Is there another Twilight about to come out or something?
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