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‘Collateral Beauty’ Is Artificial And About As Subtle As A 2×4 To The Face

Collateral Beauty is the worst kind of artificial tear jerker that isn’t secure in its own message so it decides to beat the viewer over the head with its message. Title: Collateral Beauty Director: David Frankel Summary: Retreating from life after a tragedy, a man questions the universe by writing to Love, Time and Death. […]

Watch Three Lecters, Three Eras, One Scene (VIDEO)

Editor Matthew Morettini edited together the same scene from Thomas Harris‘s novel Red Dragon as interpreted in three different time periods by three directors. The scene sees FBI profiler Will Graham visiting Dr. Hannibal Lecter for the first time since he apprehended the man-eating killer. It is one of the best scenes in the entire […]

“Let’s Make A Come Back” – Birdman Gets First TV Spot

Birdman is about a washed-up actor who once played an iconic superhero, but now must overcome his ego and family troubles if he is to mount a comeback through his role in a Broadway play. Birdman stars former Batman Michael Keaton, Spider-Man’s love Emma Stone, and former Hulk Edward Norton along with Andrea Riseborough, Zach Galifianakis, Naomi […]

Watch Three New Clips From Wes Anderson’s Moonrise Kingdom

With the release of Wes Anderson‘s preteen romance story Moonrise Kingdom only a month away, it’s time to celebrate with a few brand new clips from the film. Moonrise Kingdom is about two twelve year-olds who fall in love and run away together – Sam from his boy scout camp and Suzy from her parents […]

Wes Anderson’s Moonrise Kingdom Gets “Painted” Poster

I don’t know if a brush ever met canvas in the creation of this poster, if it was all plastic pens and tablets, or mice and bumpy desks, but the look is “painterly” at least. And pretty twee too. As you might expect. You saw the trailer, didn’t you? Or anything else Wes Anderson has […]

Ed Norton’s Personal Statement On The Whole Hulk Hoo-Ha

From his Facebook page (via HitFix), here is Edward Norton’s plain-and-simple response to the raging controversy surrounding the recasting of the Hulk for The Avengers. And here’s a transcript for those of you who’d prefer, use Google Translate or get your computer to read to you: As most of you know, I don’t like to […]

Edward Norton’s Agent Puts Their Side of the Hulk Story Across

Oh drama. The latest statement on the Hulk recasting controversy comes from Ben Swardstrom, Edward Norton’s agent at William Morris. Here it is: This offensive statement from Kevin Feige at Marvel is a purposefully misleading, inappropriate attempt to paint our client in a negative light. Here are the facts: two months ago, Kevin called me […]

So The New Hulk Won’t Be An Unknown After All

Marvel Studio’s President of Production, Kevin Feige has issued a quick-response statement to last night’s reports of Edward Norton losing his place amongst The Avengers. Here’s the full text of what was sent to HitFix: We have made the decision to not bring Ed Norton back to portray the title role of Bruce Banner in […]

Edward Norton Told He’s Been Replaced As Hulk For Avengers Movie – Why?

Here’s how the sad story goes: Edward Norton and Joss Whedon sat down and discussed plans for The Avengers, most likely with a focus on Bruce Banner and the Hulk, and Norton returning to reprise that dual role. At the end of the meeting, so enthusiastic was Norton that he had his schedule cleared to […]