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Doctor Who: 6 People Rumored Or Speculated To Play The 14th Doctor,  So Far

Here's what we've heard about Jodie Whittaker's replacement.

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Soul Voice Cast: Who's Voicing Who In The Pixar Movie

The old and new souls from Pixar's latest.

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The LEGO Movie Sequel - What We Know About The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

We're a little under a year out from The LEGO Movie Sequel's release, but what do we know about the film? Read on to find out what we know, what we think we know, and what's left to discuss.

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The Great British Bake Off May Have Its New Host

TV across the pond has gone through some big changes recently as BBC lost the rights to the popular Great British Bake Off. Now, we may know who the new network has in mind to tackle the hosting duties.

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How The IT Crowd Is Getting A Remake, Again

This week, NBC ordered an American remake of the hit British comedy, which will be coming from Bill Lawrence and more. This time around, I’m presuming the network is not going to throw Joel McHale into a sloppy t-shirt and consider him a prime candidate for the lead role. Here’s what’s going on with the new project.

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Jesse Eisenberg Is Haunting In First Images From Richard Ayoade's The Double

Even though he's not even two years removed from his Best Actor Oscar nomination for The Social Network, Jesse Eisenberg has felt weirdly absent lately. It might because when he was playing Mark Zuckerberg he was absolutely everywhere, and since then he's appeared only in tiny movies (Free Samples, Why Stop Now)

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Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn, Jonah Hill And Richard Ayoade Talk The Watch

When crafting an ensemble comedy, you can do a lot worse than having names like Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn, Jonah Hill and Richard Ayoade, and that’s the exact brilliant cast that director Akiva Schaffer brought to his new film, Neighborhood Watch.

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The Watch Clip Proves Stakeouts Aren't What They're Cracked Up To Be

With the premise well established in the theatrical trailer, Twentieth Century Fox is now reveling in the bizarre comic chemistry these funny men share. In the latest released clip these four fumbling watchmen are on a stakeout, and so are confined to keep undercover in their car. Even when nature calls

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Neighborhood Watch Teaser Trailer Boasts Child Harassment But No Aliens

With his Oscar nomination, 21 Jump Street coming in a few weeks and this movie opening July 27, Jonah Hill is having a hell of a year. And he's in good company too-- as sick as you may be of some of the nonsense Ben Stiller and Vince Vaughn has made, they're more than balanced out by the likes of British import Ayoade (of The IT Crowd and director of Submarine) and the talent behind the screen

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Mia Wasikowska Joins Jesse Eisenberg For Richard Ayoade's The Double

THR describes the film as "funny, frightening and dream-like," so while it might not be as sober and grim as you might expect from Dostoevsky, Ayoade also says it will "reflect on loneliness and our need to love and be loved." It's hard to imagine Ayoade making anything resembling a typical drama

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First Look At Vaughn, Stiller, Hill And Ayoade In Neighborhood Watch

Watching the neighborhood may not always be an easy job, however based on the photos released from the Akiva Schaffer helmed comedy Neighborhood Watch, these suburban men are up to the task.

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Richard Ayoade Takes Chris Tucker's Part In Neighborhood Watch

Anybody who has seen The IT Crowd (if you haven't it's on Netflix Instant) or Man To Man With Dean Learner knows that this is absolutely awesome Ayoade is hilarious and should mix in well with the rest of the rest of the cast. Also worth noting, when Chris Tucker was rumored for the part, the report said that it was a "key role" in the script. Could this be Ayoade's big chance to break out in the US? Fingers crossed that it is.

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Jesse Eisenberg To See Double With Submarine Director Richard Ayoade

If news linking Eisenberg and the author of Crime & Punishment doesn't appeal to you, how about this: the adaptation of Dostoyevsky's The Double that Eisenberg has signed on to is directed by Richard Ayoade, the actor and writer known from British TV shows The Mighty Boosh and The IT Crowd

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The IT Crowd Will Call IT QuITs After The BrITish Comedy's Upcoming Fifth Series

I think I started watching The IT Crowd about a month ago. Three weeks ago, my anticipation for Series 5 of the British sitcom began and now, do I not only have to wait until, well who knows (2012?), but it seems like that will also be the last of it... and right after we found out that Osama Bin Laden liked the show

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Submarine Poster: Good Design For A Great Summer Indie Alternative

Ever since it premiered at the Toronto Film Festival last fall, the Welsh film Submarine has been compared repeatedly to the work of Wes Anderson. Direct Richard Ayoade, who you might know from his work in the UK with The IT Crowd or The Mighty Boosh

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Submarine Trailer: Meet Festival Sensation Oliver Tate

The trailer is a little more cutesy and quirky than the rest of the film, but it also gives you a good sense of the movie's sense of humor but also faith in its characters

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TIFF Review: Submarine Is Much More Than Just The Welsh Rushmore

Using the bleak imagery of coastal Wales to great effect, Ayoade adapts Joe Dunthorne's novel with endless original touches, from Oliver's wry and funny voiceover to masterful shifts in tone

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