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Is Anne Hathaway Right For Catwoman?
Friday, January 21 by

This week it was announced that Anne Hathaway will play Selena Kyle/Catwoman in Christopher Nolan’s upcoming The Dark Knight Rises, but was she the best actress for the job? Fight!

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It’s Official: All Movies In Development Are Assange-Based
Friday, January 21 by

HBO has thrown their hat into the the ring as well, announcing that they’re working to develop a movie about Assange based on Raffi Khatchadourian’s New York Times article.

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Fincher’s ‘Dragon’ So Hot It’s Selling Other Movies Now
Friday, January 21 by

You know a director has clout when his casting an actor can broker a distribution deal for that the actor starred in six months ago.

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This Is Going To End In Death
Friday, January 21 by

Michael Barnett’s Sundance documentary ‘Superheroes’ is an exploration into the culture of real-life vigilantes and real-life people who want to make a difference by dressing up as Slipknot.

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Kinnear, Curtin Join ‘SATC’ For The Older Set, ‘I Just Don’t Know How She Does It’
Friday, January 21 by

If you’re over 40 and an actor, stay near your phone. The producers of I Don’t Know How She Does It will probably be giving you a ring to get you to join their movie.

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Enough With Nic Cage Already, Internet
Friday, January 21 by

Seeing two Nic Cage memes on the same day caused me to stop and wonder what the hell is going on? What is the Internet’s sick obsession with Cage?

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Even Pearl Jam’s Bassist Has A Hard Time Watching Pearl Jam
Friday, January 21 by

Bassist Jeff Ament had a hard time watching Cameron Crowe’s Pearl Jam documentary. He’s his own worst critic.

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Julian Assange Is Getting More Projects Than Dreamworks
Friday, January 21 by

It’s only January, and Julian Assange is already coming dangerously close to winning the Betty White 2010 Screen Junkies Overexposure Award.

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Pic Round-Up: Pirates, Spider-Men, And Judges, Oh My!
Friday, January 21 by

When it rains (production stills), it pours (production stills). Today it pours.

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Lautner In ‘Abduction’: “You’re Not My Real Dad!”
Friday, January 21 by

Taylor Lautner doesn’t appear to be hurting himself with his post-Twilight role selections.

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Some Dutch Guy Joins Fincher’s ‘Dragon Tattoo’
Friday, January 21 by

It’s not that unusual for parts remaining to be cast even at this late date — today’s example is Yorick van Wageningen.

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Aaron Sorkin Really Loves Writing About TV Control Rooms
Friday, January 21 by

Break out the Steadicam! Aaron Sorkin is returning to television.

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Lisa Edelstein Dishes On ‘House’ Romance
Friday, January 21 by

Cuddy offers up her thoughts on dating a smart-ass misanthropic doctor with a bum leg.

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Jeffrey Wright And Viola Davis Are Extremely Loud And Incredibly Close
Friday, January 21 by

Two new additions to ‘Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close’ round out an already impressive cast

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Antoine Dodson Extends Already Inexplicable Career
Friday, January 21 by

Antoine Dodson, of ‘Bed Intruder’ fame(?), is the subject of a new reality TV show. Hide your networks, hide your ratings, cuz they makin’ pilots out of everrrrrrrything up in here.

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‘Breaking Dawn’ Title All Written Out
Friday, January 21 by

With The ‘Twilight Saga’ drawing to a close after just two more box office cash grabs, many are curious what the movie’s title treatment will look like (just go with it). Friends, your day has come.

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Daniels, Perabo, and Segan Get Into Future Waste Management
Friday, January 21 by

Some intriguing new casting news for Brick and Brothers Bloom director Rian Johnson’s upcoming science fiction movie Looper.

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Will Gluck Time Warps To The 80s For ‘About Last Night’
Friday, January 21 by

What ‘About Last Night’? Something about sex, most likely.

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Netflix Instant Distractions Of the Week
Friday, January 21 by

Can’t pick what to watch from the Netflix instant movies menu? We’re here to help.

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Mark Ruffalo Heads To Sex Rehab
Friday, January 21 by

Mark Ruffalo will likely whisper and squint his way through writer Stuart Blumberg’s follow up to The Kid’s Are All Right.

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You Read They’re Making A ‘Choose Your Own Adventure’ Movie
Friday, January 21 by

It looks like the new Red Crown Productions is working on a movie and possible franchise based on the Choose Your Own Adventure series.

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‘Son Of No One Trailer’: The Mustaches Mean They’re Cops
Friday, January 21 by

I can’t decide if it’s the mustaches or Al Pacino shouting his lines that make this look like Generic Cop Movie 2011 Edition.

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Kiefer Sutherland Will Make ’24′ Movie By Any Means Necessary
Thursday, January 20 by

The movie version of Fox’s retired hit drama ’24′ is not dead. It’s just been sitting in a basement, tied to a chair, waiting for Jack Bauer to waterboard the sh*t out of it.

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“Check Out The New ‘Scream 4′ Pics,” Says Distorted Voice Over Phone
Thursday, January 20 by

A murderer with a creepy mask on is staring at you, while you stare at these pictures from the upcoming ‘Scream 4.’

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New ‘Kung Fu Panda 2′ Stills Feature Panda, Kung Fu
Thursday, January 20 by

Po the Panda Bear is coming back to theaters to fight his greatest enemy yet: the declining sales of ‘Kung Fu Panda’ toys, backpacks and other sh*t.

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‘Deadliest Warrior’ Movie Finds Writers, Forces Them To Battle
Thursday, January 20 by

Of course, the most important part of the film will be blood gushing sound effects every six minutes, but I suppose plot and dialogue can’t hurt.

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New ‘Star Wars’ Disneyland Ride Has Full Intention Of Being Not Awful
Thursday, January 20 by

George Lucas is re-making the classic ‘Star Tours’ Disneyland ride and re-releasing the whole ‘Star Wars’ series on Blu-Ray. Is there anything he won’t “re-”?

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Beyonce To Shake It For Clint Eastwood In ‘A Star Is Born’
Thursday, January 20 by

A fourth film version of A Star Is Born has been announced, and the players involved run from the obvious to the totally, mind-blowingly surprising.

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“Assange Biopic Underway,” Says Screen Junkies In A Confidential Cable
Thursday, January 20 by

The upcoming biography of Julian Assange has been optioned today to become a dramatic biopic.

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‘The Iceman’ Snags Del Toro, Shannon, And, As Required By Law, James Franco
Thursday, January 20 by

Del Toro, Franco, and Shannon have been snagged for the upcoming film The Iceman, the true story of a mafia hitman.