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Win DVD Prizes With ‘Magic In The Moonlight’!

42 minutes ago | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

To celebrate the cinema release of ‘Magic in the Moonlight’, in cinemas now, we’re giving three people the chance to win a copy of ‘Blue Jasmine’ on Blu-ray and ‘Midnight in Paris’ on DVD.

Set in the 1920s on the opulent Riviera in the south of France, Woody Allen’s Magic In The Moonlight is a romantic comedy about a master magician (Colin Firth) trying to expose a psychic medium (Emma Stone) as a fake. What follows is a series of events that are magical in every sense of the word and send the characters reeling. In the end, the biggest trick Magic In The Moonlight plays is the one that fools us all.

Written and Directed by Woody Allen, the film stars Eileen Atkins, Colin Firth, Marcia Gay Harden, Hamish Linklater, Simon McBurney, Emma Stone and Jacki Weaver.

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Movie Review – Magic in the Moonlight (2014)

21 September 2014 3:50 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Magic in the Moonlight, 2014.

Written and Directed by Woody Allen.

Starring Emma Stone, Colin Firth, Hamish Linklater, Marcia Gay Harden, Jacki Weaver, Erica Leerhsen, Eileen Atkins, and Simon McBurney.

Synopsis:

A romantic comedy about an Englishman brought in to help unmask a possible swindle. Personal and professional complications ensue.

Woody Allen has released a film every consecutive year since 1982 and has seldom missed a year since his first feature What’s Up, Tiger Lily? in 1966. His film releases are as much part of the ‘must see’ list of any given years as any directors, but the results can be mixed. For every Midnight in Paris you get a From Rome With Love and with the likes of Everyone Says I Love You comes The Curse of the Jade Scorpion. His latest offering Magic in the Moonlight is by no means Allen at his best, but I’ll take average woody »

- Gary Collinson

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Win DVD prizes with ‘Magic in the Moonlight’!

19 September 2014 6:18 AM, PDT | HeyUGuys.co.uk | See recent HeyUGuys news »

To celebrate the cinema release of ‘Magic in the Moonlight’, in cinemas this Friday, we’re giving three people the chance to win a copy of ‘Blue Jasmine’ on Blu-ray and ‘Midnight in Paris’ on DVD.

Set in the 1920s on the opulent Riviera in the south of France, Woody Allen’s Magic In The Moonlight is a romantic comedy about a master magician (Colin Firth) trying to expose a psychic medium (Emma Stone) as a fake. What follows is a series of events that are magical in every sense of the word and send the characters reeling. In the end, the biggest trick Magic In The Moonlight plays is the one that fools us all.

Written and Directed by Woody Allen, the film stars Eileen Atkins, Colin Firth, Marcia Gay Harden, Hamish Linklater, Simon McBurney, Emma Stone and Jacki Weaver.

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Magic in the Moonlight movie review: the spirit moves me

17 September 2014 2:04 PM, PDT | www.flickfilosopher.com | See recent FlickFilosopher news »

A flimsy trifle, but a diverting one. Colin Firth is absolutely hilarious, and the re-creation of the 1920s French Riviera is gorgeous. I’m “biast” (pro): love the cast, love the era

I’m “biast” (con): I’m hot and cold on Woody Allen lately

(what is this about? see my critic’s minifesto)

Woody Allen’s (Midnight in Paris) latest film is never more than the flimsiest of trifles, but what a diverting trifle it is. Colin Firth’s (Before I Go to Sleep) Stanley is a stage magician and debunker of spiritualists who is called to the French Riviera by an old friend (Simon McBurney: Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy) in the hopes that he can poke holes in the act of vibration-receiving, spirit-contacting Sophie (Emma Stone: The Amazing Spider-Man 2), who, astonishingly, appears to be the real deal. It is the 1920s, the last hurrah of spiritualism and seances, »

- MaryAnn Johanson

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Tom Hiddleston to Star in King Kong Origins Film ‘Skull Island’

16 September 2014 1:24 PM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Marvel fans who can’t get enough of the demigod Loki may be drawn to the massive monster franchise Legendary is cooking up, as it’s just been announced that Tom Hiddleston will play the lead role in the upcoming King Kong origins movie, Skull Island. A new director has also been attached to the film that will explore the seemingly prehistoric island teeming with colossal creatures.

Legendary announced today that Jordan Vogt-Roberts will direct Skull Island off a screenplay by Godzilla scribe Max Borenstein. Skull Island was revealed at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con during a surprising teaser video that concluded with an amped-up King Kong. In late July we reported that Joe Cornish (Attack the Block) had been offered the director’s chair for the project, but now it is Vogt-Roberts (The Kings of Summer) who will helm the large-scale adventure.

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Tom Hiddleston to star in Skull Island with Jordan Vogt-Roberts directing

16 September 2014 10:21 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Legendary Pictures announced today that Thor: The Dark World and Only Lovers Left Alive star Tom Hiddleston is in talks to star in the new King Kong film, Skull Island, with The Kings of Summer and You’re the Worst director Jordan Vogt-Roberts at the helm.

Unfortunately we still don’t know much about the project, though it will explore the titular island that King Kong and various other mysterious and monstrous creatures call home. Previous reports suggested that Attack the Block helmer Joe Cornish was on the studio’s mind for the directing job, but they must have found something special in Vogt-Roberts.

This is not the only high-profile project on Vogt-Roberts and Hiddleston’s plates, however. Vogt-Roberts is already signed on to direct Metal Gear Solid for Sony, though that project will likely get pushed aside for now. Hiddleston, on the other hand, has a few upcoming films on his slate, »

- James Garcia

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'Skull Island' Gets Tom Hiddleston and 'Kings of Summer' Director

16 September 2014 9:55 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Announced at Comic-Con 2014, Legendary has now secured both a lead actor and a director for it's King Kong origin movie Skull Island.

Tom Hiddleston, who has gone onto gain worldwide fame playing Loki in Thor and Marvel's The Avengers, will take the lead in Skull Island. There are no further details about his character at this time.

Jordan Vogt-Roberts, who directed last summer's sleeper hit The Kings of Summer, is taking the reins on this jungle adventure which will delve into the many monsters occupying Skull Island. The director is behind the upcoming Metal Gear Solid movie for Sony, and helmed the pilot episode of FX's You're the Worst.

He announced himself as director with this tweet:

Honored to join the @Legendary family. Brace for Skull Island!! pic.twitter.com/wufi6ejNwE

Jordan Vogt-Roberts (@VogtRoberts) September 16, 2014

Skull Island will follow King Kong through his early years, and will not leave this sanctuary, »

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Tom Hiddleston To Star In King Kong's prequel 'Skull Island' With Jordan Vogt-Roberts At The Helm

16 September 2014 9:39 AM, PDT | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

Legendary announced its plans to make a feature film based on the cinematic origins of King Kong during this year's San Diego Comic Con with an original draft of the script by Max Borenstein. Previous works have touched on the island, but staying on and exploring this mysterious and dangerous place offers Legendary the opportunity to take audiences deeper inside this rich world with a style and scope that parallels other Legendary productions. Universal Pictures will distribute the film on November 4, 2016.

Vogt-Roberts directed and executive produced the Sundance darling The Kings Of Summer.  He has also directed the pilot and multiple episodes of FX's new series "You're the Worst" and is set to direct Metal Gear Solid for Sony. His other credits include directing the pilot of "Cocked" for Amazon Studios and directing and executive producing the concert documentary Nick Offerman: American Ham. He is represented by UTA, 3 Arts »

- Kellvin Chavez

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Legendary Hires Jordan Vogt-Roberts to Direct Skull Island with Tom Hiddleston Set to Star

16 September 2014 9:31 AM, PDT | Cinelinx | See recent Cinelinx news »

After announcing Skull Island (a King Kong movie) at this year's Sdcc, fans have been anxious to know more about the upcoming creature feature from Legendary Pictures.  Today they're finally giving out some details as they've confirmed a director for the project and also reveal that fan-favorite actor Tom Hiddleston (Loki in the Marvel Universe) will be starring in the film!  Come inside to learn more!

From Legendary's Press Release: 

Legendary announced its plans to make a feature film based on the cinematic origins of King Kong during this year’s San Diego Comic Con with an original draft of the script by Max Borenstein. Previous works have touched on the island, but staying on and exploring this mysterious and dangerous place offers Legendary the opportunity to take audiences deeper inside this rich world with a style and scope that parallels other Legendary productions. Universal Pictures will distribute the film »

- feeds@cinelinx.com (Jordan Maison)

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Magic in the Moonlight Review

15 September 2014 6:30 AM, PDT | HeyUGuys.co.uk | See recent HeyUGuys news »

Woody Allen’s latest offering is rather a perplexing beast. Packed to bursting point with talent, played out against an exquisite French Riviera backdrop and benefitting from a witty story, it ought to be fabulous. But it isn’t. Instead Magic In The Moonlight – the story of a skeptical magician and an artful clairvoyant – is something of a conjuring act itself. From an amiable muddle of misdirection, Agatha Christie adaptation aesthetic, lopsided performances and grand affectations, the veteran director still somehow extracts a dazzling ending which warrants applause.

World renowned conjuror Wei Ling Soo is better known to his very few friends as Stanley Crawford (Colin Firth) – an opinionated Englishman with a tangible disdain for the weak, gullible and “mentally defective”. Flattered by the extravagant compliments of lifelong friend and fellow illusionist Howard (Simon McBurney) – and abandoning plans to holiday with his pragmatic fiancée Olivia – Stanley agrees to a trip »

- Emily Breen

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Tiff 2014: Five things we learned at The Good Lie's press conference

12 September 2014 5:28 PM, PDT | Cineplex | See recent Cineplex news »

With two big films at the Toronto International Film Festival, it would be easy for that to get to your head, butReese Witherspoon was conscious that her film, The Good Lie, was bigger than herself: "This has nothing to do with you, Reese."

 

At the press conference for the film, French-Canadian director Philippe Falardeau (Monsieur Lazhar) agreed, and Witherspoon recalled a conversation where the director said, "I really like you and respect you, Reese, but this movie has nothing to do with that."

It's about the Lost Boys and Girls of South Sudan.

In The Good Lie, Witherspoon plays an American who is assigned to help four young Sudanese refugees (Arnold Oceng, Ger Duany, Kuoth Wiel, and Emmanuel Jal) who are relocating to the United States. The film also stars Corey Stoll (Midnight In Paris, "House of Cards"), and is produced by Ron Howard and Brian Glazer -- both of »

- Sasha James

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Are You Here Hitting September 30th

10 September 2014 12:36 PM, PDT | AreYouScreening.com | See recent AreYouScreening news »

Matthew Weiner of Mad Men fame is coming you way with his feature film writing/directing debut, Are You Here. The bizarre-sounding story is brought to you with a cast you might expect isn’t difficult for someone with Mad Men under his belt to get into his film.

Ben (Zach Galifianakis) inherits a sizable fortune when his father dies, despite the fact that Ben lives off-the-grid and had been estranged from his father. Steve Dalls (Owen Wilson), a womanizer and local television personality, is a friend of Ben’s, and decides to join up with Ben to fight the legal battle brought by Ben’s sister (Amy Poehler), but there’s a lot more going on than that. Check the trailer below for more of an idea of the ins and outs of friendship that are explored in this one.

The comedy certainly has the talent, including an impressive supporting cast, »

- Marc Eastman

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The 84th Academy Awards: If I had been a voter

9 September 2014 4:44 PM, PDT | Hollywoodnews.com | See recent Hollywoodnews.com news »

Once again today I’m going to be taking a look back at a recent Oscar lineup and explaining what my vote would have been in each of the big eight categories we all follow so intently each season. I previously mentioned that potentially I could do this once a week with previous Academy Award ceremonies, and while I’m going to be truing to do that, time will still tell. Again, if nothing else, this gives you an interesting look into my cinematic tastes. Over the course of the year you can sort of get a feel for what my current favorites are, but now we can look to the past a bit more. Alright, here goes nothing: Best Picture – Moneyball The nominees here for this ceremony were The Artist, The Descendants, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, The Help, Hugo, Midnight in Paris, Moneyball, The Tree of Life, and War Horse. »

- Joey Magidson

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Ranked: Every Summer Movie Season Since 1980 - Part 1

8 September 2014 4:11 AM, PDT | Cinelinx | See recent Cinelinx news »

Summer movie season is a magic time of year when Hollywood traditionally rolls out its most appealing merchandise. It’s true that some summer movie seasons are better than others. This is our ranking of all the summer movie seasons since 1980 from worst to best. 

On January 20th, 1975, Steven Spielberg and Universal Studios released Jaws. The movie landscape would be forever changed from that date. Jaws is widely credited as being the first blockbuster film because it was the first movie to make over $100 million (non-adjusted). The fact that the film had a meager $8 million budget meant that it was a huge cash cow for the studio and rocketed Spielberg to the the forefront of a new generation of filmmakers for a new era of movie mass-consumption. George Lucas and Spielberg followed up in 1977 with Star Wars, which became a sensational and very profitable hit. It helped to convince production »

- feeds@cinelinx.com (G.S. Perno)

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Tom Hiddleston makes surprise appearance at music festival, sings

7 September 2014 11:59 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Tom Hiddleston made an unannounced appearance at a music festival and sang to the crowd.

The actor surprised visitors at the Wheatland Music Festival in Michigan yesterday (September 6) by singing 'Move It On Over' by Hank Williams on stage.

Hiddleston will be playing Williams in the biopic I Saw The Light, which starts shooting in Louisiana next month (October).

The Midnight in Paris star will do his own singing in the film, which will feature country songs including 'I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry' and 'Your Cheatin' Heart'.

I Saw the Light will be directed by Marc Abraham and Brett Ratner is one of the producers.

Other cast members in the project have not yet been revealed.

Hiddleston will also star in Ben Wheatley's adaptation of Jg Ballard's High Rise. »

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Blu-ray, DVD, Digital Release: Tammy (2014)

4 September 2014 12:39 PM, PDT | Disc Dish | See recent Disc Dish news »

Blu-ray, DVD & Digital Release Date: Nov. 11, 2014

Price: DVD $29.98, Blu-ray/DVD Combo $35.99

Studio: Warner

Melissa McCarthy is Tammy.

Melissa McCarthy (Bridesmaids) hits the road (we haven’t heard how the road is faring from the assault…) in the 2014 comedy Tammy.

After losing her job, husband and car in one day, Tammy Banks (McCarthy) wants out of her small town existence. With no money or transportation, her only way out is with her hard-partying grandmother, Pearl (Susan Sarandon, The Greatest). Their misadventures and brushes with the law lead them on a funny and heartfelt road trip to remember.

A road trip to remember? Well, audiences committed the trip to their memory via a not-bad $85 million at the domestic box office. But critics tried to put the trip out of their heads, slamming it with a 4.1/10 rating at Rotten Tomatoes based on 153 published reviews.

Directed by Ben Falcone and also featuring appearances by »

- Laurence

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‘Tammy’ Comes Out November 11 on Blu-ray/DVD

3 September 2014 2:10 PM, PDT | The Scorecard Review | See recent Scorecard Review news »

The Scorecard Review news

I missed Tammy while it was in theaters. Even though it didn’t receive great reviews, somehow I am excited. Nothing like low expectations to turn your view around.

Here is the news release about Tammy coming to Blu-ray on November 11.

Prepare for your holiday road trip when “Tammy” arrives onto Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital HD on November 11 from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. Oscar® nominee Melissa McCarthy (“Bridesmaids”) and Academy Award® winner Susan Sarandon (“Dead Man Walking”) embark on an unforgettable highway adventure in “Tammy,” marking Ben Falcone’s directorial debut. 

Tammy” stars Melissa McCarthy and Susan Sarandon, alongside Allison Janney (“The Help”), playing Tammy’s world-weary mom, Deb; Gary Cole (TV’s “Veep”) as ladies’ man Earl; and Mark Duplass (HBO’s “Togetherness”) as his son, Bobby; with Dan Aykroyd (“The Campaign”) as Tammy’s dad, Don; and Academy Award® winner Kathy Bates (“Misery, »

- Jeff Bayer

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Oscar Hopefuls Don’t Need a Boost From Festival Season

2 September 2014 1:35 PM, PDT | Scott Feinberg | See recent Scott Feinberg news »

 

By Anjelica Oswald

Managing Editor

Telluride is over, Toronto is on its way, awards buzz is growing and the fight is on for Oscar hopefuls. It’s just another fall in the film world.

Since opening the 71st Venice Film Festival and making its North American premiere at Telluride, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu‘s Birdman has affirmed its place in the Oscar race with rave reviews both overseas and here in the States.

Bennett Miller has made two feature films — Moneyball (2011) and Capote (2005) — that received Oscar nominations for best picture and premiered at one of the fall festivals, Moneyball in Toronto and Capote at Telluride. His third feature Foxcatcher made its American debut at Telluride to high praise, echoing the sentiments from Cannes.

These are just a few of the fall premieres vying for an Oscar nomination, but what about the movies that have made their theatrical debut before September? Sundance takes places in January, »

- Anjelica Oswald

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The Cosmopolitans, Ep. 1.01: “Pilot” presents a delectable view of Paris

2 September 2014 4:00 AM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

The Cosmopolitans, Season 1, Episode 1: “Pilot”

Written by Whit Stillman

Directed by Whit Stillman

Released August 28, 2014 by Amazon

As Amazon continues to attempt to expand into original programming with their pilot season, they are promoting many of their pilots as the work of a distinct, well-known voice: “produced by Steven Soderbergh” or “created by Jay Chandrasekhar.” For The Cosmopolitans, that distinct voice is Whit Stillman, the writer-director-producer behind movies like Metropolitan and Damsels in Distress. It’s billed as a comedy about modern American ex-pats in Paris, a sort of twist on Hemingway’s classic A Moveable Feast. It’s got the same tone and slice-of-life feel as Stillman’s other works, or an HBO comedy like Girls or Looking.

If Girls attracted controversy for its lack of diversity, I can’t imagine what those critics are going to say about The Cosmopolitans. It’s all a very heteronormative, upper-class, »

- George Morvis

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Venice Film Review: ‘She’s Funny That Way’

29 August 2014 5:27 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Screwball comedy was already a retro affair when Peter Bogdanovich mastered it in 1972 with “What’s Up, Doc?” Forty-two years later, that ageless throwback is the standard to which the director aspires in “She’s Funny That Way,” . At once invoking genre forebears like Ernst Lubitsch and contemporaries like Woody Allen, this diverting tale of a Brooklyn callgirl wreaking havoc among the romantically frustrated cast and crew of a dud Broadway play accumulates the necessary narrative chaos without ever building a full head of comic steam. The diverting result will find a modest audience principally among those old enough to recall Bogdanovich’s glory days.

“She’s Funny That Way” was initially, and more intriguingly, titled “Squirrels to the Nuts,” a reference to an irresistible nugget of do-your-own-thing philosophy from “Cluny Brown,” Lubitsch’s last completed film: “Some people like to feed nuts to the squirrels, but if someone wants »

- Guy Lodge

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