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James Franco and Val Lauren
James Franco Does New Thing: Casts Lead In His Sal Mineo Biopic
Tuesday, May 10 by

Franco just did something else. He cast the lead in the new biopic he’s directing, ‘Sal’, about the life of Sal Mineo, the gay actor who played opposite James Dean in ‘Rebel Without A Cause’.

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Links Away: Robot Dude Builds Crazy Robots
Tuesday, May 10 by

Special effects wizard and robotics master John Nolan builds some mighty impressive stuff.

Kiefer Sutherland
Kiefer Sutherland Forgets ’24′ For A Minute To Star In ‘Slight Of Hand’
Tuesday, May 10 by

Sutherland will star in ‘Slight of Hand’, about a gang of bush-league criminals in Paris who get ahold of a rare gold coin. Don’t put that in the Coke machine– damn it, too late.

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Rachel Weisz In Talks To Face Off With Renner In ‘Bourne’
Tuesday, May 10 by

Rachel Weisz playing an international woman of intrigue makes tons of sense. More than my Janeane Garofalo suggestion, anyway.

Woody Harrelson
Woody Harrelson And His Awesome Weed Join ‘Hunger Games’
Tuesday, May 10 by

Harrelson will play Haymitch (“Hey, Mitch…’sup?”) for Lionsgate’s adaptation Susanne Collins dystopian tween-o-thon.

Round Up
Set Pic Round-Up: ‘Spidey’, ‘Men In Black III-y’, and ‘Wrath of the Titans-y’
Tuesday, May 10 by

If you like hate the “motion” aspect of “motion pictures,” you will be enamored with this post.

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Eckhart, Bean, and Robb Join ‘Pan’, In Which Peter Pan Is A Depraved Kidnapper
Tuesday, May 10 by

This project will forever serve as the benchmark against which all “gritty reboots” are measured.

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Noted Bigmouth Ian McKellan Confirms That Hugo Weaving Returns In ‘The Hobbit’
Tuesday, May 10 by

This report courtesy of Sir Ian McKellan, your most trusted source for the Hollywood dish!

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Ethan Hawke To Make 3-Boobed ‘Total Recall’ Cameo?
Tuesday, May 10 by

Ethan Hawke, start the reactor.

Dinosaurs vs. Aliens
Sonnenfeld To Pit Dinosaurs Against Aliens In His Next Thinkpiece Project
Tuesday, May 10 by

One battle to determine, once and for all, which is king of the lowbrow movie gimmicks.

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‘Fast Five’ Oscar-Worthy, Says Oscar Historian Vin Diesel
Tuesday, May 10 by

2 Fast, 2 Oscar-Worthy.

Sara Paxton Staredown
‘Liars All’ Still Shooting, Already Selling At Cannes
Tuesday, May 10 by

This sizzle reel is gonna sizzle fo sho.

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Al Pacino Cast Against Type In ‘Gotti: Three Generations’
Tuesday, May 10 by

Pacino as a gangster? I can’t imagine.

Maggie Q
Maggie Q Won Her ‘Priest’ Role Without T&A
Tuesday, May 10 by

Sometimes boobs aren’t the best weapon.

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New ‘Dark Knight Rises’ Set Photos And The Secret Of Bane’s Ooze
Monday, May 9 by

Who’s this pit for: Ra’s al Ghul or Bane? Time to fire up the Batputer and process these clues.

'Conan The Barbarian' Poster
Blood, Swords And Just A Hint Of Explosion In Classy ‘Conan’ Poster
Monday, May 9 by

How would he not have more cuts and bruises?

Michael Cera
Michael Cera’s Awkward Guy Schtick Is ‘Magic, Magic’
Monday, May 9 by

Michael Cera is in a new indie movie. Is your head trembling, unable to process that shocking news?

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Del Toro Casts A Son Of Anarchy For ‘Pacific Rim’
Monday, May 9 by

Guillermo del Toro is pitting the young actor against some giant “malevolent” bugs. Benevolent bugs would be funnier.

Brett Ratner
Brett Ratner Gets Spielberg’s Table Scraps: ‘The 39 Clues’
Monday, May 9 by

Spielberg is too busy directing Lincoln and Executive Producing a whole bunch o’ stuff for ’39 Clues’. “Feed it to the Rat-Man,” he said.

'Human Nature'
Aronofsky And Clooney Team-Up For Non-’Wolverine’ Movie?
Monday, May 9 by

‘Human Nature’ is about people becoming pets. We’d better get awesome litter boxes.

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‘Takers’ Director To Bring ‘Texas Chainsaw Massacre’ Into The Third Dimension
Monday, May 9 by

John Luessenhop is the man that will decide when and where virtual chainsaws get thrust in audiences’ faces.

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Joaquin Phoenix Aligns Self With P.T. Anderson And Xenu
Monday, May 9 by

Hail Xenu!

Rod Lurie
Rod Lurie To Dial Up The Tension In ‘Borderline’
Monday, May 9 by

I expect this to be a “feel good” movie. And by “feel good,” I mean that someone will probably witness a family member getting executed.

The Thin Man
That ‘Thin Man’ Remake Gets A Director, Is Actually Happening
Monday, May 9 by

Hopefully he can make alcoholism funny again.

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Stanley Tucci Will Be Live On The Scene Of ‘The Hunger Games’
Monday, May 9 by

The producers of ‘The Hunger Games’ made this move because they know one thing to be true: Tweens love Tucci.

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Weekend Box Office Report: Feeling A Little ‘Thor’?
Monday, May 9 by

Taste the hammer of ‘Thor’, America!

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‘Conan’ Director To Get Inside Your Head With ‘Backmask’
Monday, May 9 by

‘Backmask’ will contain “paranoia, possession and the paranormal,” but will it contain masks strapped to backs?

El Woodidante
Woody Allen In: A Woody Allen Picture, Directed By Woody Allen
Monday, May 9 by

And it’s not called ‘The Wrong Picture’ anymore.

Gillian Zinser Does Her Charles Manson
Which Manson Girl Wants To Visit Charles In Prison?
Monday, May 9 by

Research for a role just got real.

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F. Gary Gray To Show You ‘The Last Days Of American Crime’
Monday, May 9 by

It’s got Sam Worthington and it’s set in the future!