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I’m a sucker for Eminem references and Melanie Lynskey, which both appear in Win Win so I’ve done my best to promote the film. The only other card I have up my sleeve is its DVD and Blu-Ray release date and special features list, courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. Win Win streets on August 30.
After the news came out yesterday that Warner Bros. would be releasing the Broadway musical adaptation of Rock of Ages on June 1, 2012, director Adam Shankman sent out a Tweet saying, "I just heard the news: #rockofagesmovie is being released June 1, 2012. I guess I better start making it soon...
I talked to McCarthy about his decision to tell a sports story when the genre has been done to death, about revisiting wrestling, the sport he himself played in high school, and about making his movies about the fundamentally decent people he believes are everywhere
Anyone who saw Ari Folman's brilliant Waltz With Bashir has probably been eagerly awaiting news on the director's follow-up, especially after some of the early footage was shown last year at the Cartoon Movie Symposium in France. Well, here you go.
If you've been paying attention to all of Katey Rich's awesome Sundance Film Festival coverage you are aware that this year's lineup put on quite a show. While they weren't all winners, more
Ironclad is the story of what’s probably best described as England’s battle of the Alamo. In the year 1215 a handful of soldiers held the castle of Rochester against the attacking forces
We took the time to recap Hobo With A Shotgun, the midnight movie premiere we had caught the night before, then each gushed a little over the people we had interviewed earlier in the day
If you're like me, you watched the extended footage of The Goon from last summer's Comic Con and wondered aloud, "Why the fuck isn't this a movie yet?" Despite featuring the voice talents of Paul
In his last three projects, David Cronenberg has had the opportunity to work with some of the best actors working today, including the likes of Viggo Mortensen, William Hurt, Naomi Watts, Vincent Cassel
They're not saying what role Giamatti will play, but I'd love to see him play another gangster type on their tail, like Ken Jeong's character Mr. Chow (who is also making an appearance in the sequel)
Paul Giamatti isn't the best looking guy in town. I think the most common term associated with his looks would have to be "schlub." But you know what? He's a lovable schlub, not to mention one of the best actors
George Clooney has been trying to get a film adaptation of the Beau Willimon stage play Farragut North off the ground for more that three
This past summer Paul Giamatti and Clancy Brown lent their voices to test footage of an adaptation of Eric Powell’s comic book series The Goon. Though the clip was fantastic (nothing like playing a couple
This is all happening now because George Clooney is finally ready to direct the film, making it his first directorial effort since Good Night, and Good Luck. Vulture writes that Clooney plans to start shooting in February
“In a hierarchy every employee tends to rise to his level of incompetence.” That's the Peter Principal, a brilliant theorem of morose inevitability put forth by Dr. Laurence Peter
Knowing absolutely nothing about Eric Powell’s comic book series The Goon, it’s been pretty easy to let any news of the film adaptation slide right under my radar – until now.
The Farrelly brother's Three Stooges project has seemed doomed from the start. Originally getting Jim Carrey, Sean Penn and Benicio Del Toro to play the roles of Larry, Moe and Curly, the
I’ve watched the first trailer for Barney’s Version twice now, and I’m still not entirely sure what it’s about. The film stars Paul Giamatti as a man who, for some reason, seems to have married two women
It sounds a little too treacly and a little too much like The Blind Side, but then again, the notion of a movie about a white college professor whose life is changed by a Muslim street musician was pretty awful too, but The Visitor was outstanding
While it seems Giamatti will still have a role in the film, the lead character will be a scrawny high school wrestler inspired by McCarthy's own childhood-- and the director is going to New Jersey wrestling matches to try to find the perfect kid