IMDb > Leo (2007/II) > News

Connect with IMDb

News for
Leo (2007/II) More at IMDbPro »

2016 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2009

2 items from 2016

Film Guide: What Movie Should I Watch This Weekend? (August 19, 2016)

19 August 2016 1:59 PM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Every week, a bevy of new releases (independent or otherwise), open in theaters. That’s why we created the Weekly Film Guide, filled with basic plot, personnel and cinema information for all of this week’s fresh offerings.

For August, we’ve also put together a list for the entire month. We’ve included this week’s list below, complete with information on screening locations for films in limited release.

See More: Here Are All the Upcoming Movies in Theaters for August 2016

Here are the films opening theatrically in the U.S. the week of Friday, August 19. All synopses provided by distributor unless listed otherwise.



Director: Timur Bekmambetov

Cast: Jack Huston, Morgan Freeman, Nazanin Boniadi, Rodrigo Santoro, Toby Kebbell

Synopsis: The epic story of Judah Ben-Hur (Jack Huston), a prince falsely accused of treason by his adopted brother Messala (Toby Kebbell), an officer in the Roman army.  Stripped of his title, »

- Steve Greene

Permalink | Report a problem

How Leonardo DiCaprio Channeled Gatsby at Vanity Fair’s Oscars Party

29 February 2016 1:28 PM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Because everybody is a VIP at the annual Vanity Fair Oscars party, there’s no roped off section. But that didn’t stop Leonardo DiCaprio — channeling his alter ego in “The Great Gatsby” — from keeping his distance. DiCaprio arrived shortly after 11 p.m., with his best actor Oscar statuette from “The Revenant” in hand, and he quickly set up shop in a booth at the front, with his friends (and bodyguards) acting as a shield. Chris Rock swung by to rub DiCaprio’s shoulder, as they whispered compliments to each other (on hosting/winning). Tobey Maguire lounged on an adjacent sofa. The rest of the well-wishers included Patricia Clarkson, Anthony Mackie and Juliette Lewis.

If you couldn’t get to the star, there was the next best thing. A few brave souls managed to actually touch Leo’s Oscar, which sat on a cocktail table. Then Caitlyn Jenner — in a »

- Ramin Setoodeh

Permalink | Report a problem

2016 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2009

2 items from 2016, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners