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John Wick: Keanu Reeves in Top Form as Iconic Action Star

I was confident that they had the skill and creativity to stage John Wick’s groundbreaking action sequences better than anyone else–Keanu Reeves

Bradlee, Benjamin: Washington Post Editor, Played in Oscar-Winning Performance by Jason Robards, Dies at 93

Bradlee, Benjamin: Washington Post Editor, Played in Oscar-Winning Performance by Jason Robards, Dies at 93

Oscar Movies: Foxes of Harrow (1947): Starring Rex Harrison

Directed by John Stahl, this potboiler, set in New Orleans in the 1820s, was based on the best-selling book by Frank Yerby. Rex Harrison stars as a fortune hunter in this silly period piece whose ensemble also includes Maureen O’Hara, Victor McLaglen, and Gene Lockhart. Oscar Nominations: 1 Art Direction-Set Decoration: Lyle Wheeler and Maurice […]

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IN THE HEART OF THE SEA – Trailer

Directed by Ron Howard. Starring Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, and Michelle Fairley. Warner Bros. releasing on March 13, 2015.

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Oscar 2014: Ellen Degeneres Favored Over Neil Patrick Harris

A recent online poll finds that Neil Patrick Harris is generating less excitement than Ellen DeGeneres did when she announced last year.

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McConaughey Tribute: Honored by American Cinematheque

He’s not just a pretty face, he’s also got a hot body–host Jimmy Kimmel

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John Wick: Keanu Reeves in Top Form as Iconic Action Star

I was confident that they had the skill and creativity to stage John Wick’s groundbreaking action sequences better than anyone else–Keanu Reeves

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Ouija: From Board Game to Big Sceen Spectacle

The Ouija brand offers great storytelling power that we knew would be very compelling when translated on the big screen

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Homesman: Tommy Lee Jones Western–Page to Screen

Published in 1988, Glendon Swarthout’s award-winning novel, The Homesman is a harrowing tale set in the Nebraska Territories. The story of the often-forgotten frontierswomen without whom America’s Westward Expansion would never have been possible, it is an emotional portrait of the resilient and resourceful pioneers of the American frontier, set against the seemingly endless horizon of […]

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Theory of Everything: Eddie Redmayne’s Oscar Caliber Performance

Eddie Redmayne renders an Oscar-caliber performance in playing Stephen Hawking, the debilitating theoretical physicist who is confined to a wheelchair, in  The Theory of Everything, which opens November 7. “The overriding thing when you meet him is this wit,” Redmayne saidr of Hawking. “There’s a glint in his eye, a mischief or a Lord of Misrule […]