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The 'Scarface' Remake May Have Found its Director

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Universal has been trying to get a remake of the classic 1983 Brian De Palma film Scarface off the ground for a while now (which itself was a remake of the 1932 Howard Hawks version), and progress has been slow. But it looks like they may have their script and their director as Harry Potter helmer David Yates is circling the project.

DVD and Blu-ray Picks for May 21 - 27

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This week offers a number of this year’s earlier films, most of which failed to make much of an impression at the box office. This was sad for Arnold Schwarzenegger, and for Warner Brothers, who thought they might have the next Twilight/Harry Potter on their hands. There’s also a ton of cool older titles hitting DVD and Blu-ray this week....

'Despicable Me 2' Trailer: Lipstick Tasers, Minions, And Eminem

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A trailer for a sequel that—gasp!—actually seems somewhat entertaining, the new ad for Despicable Me 2 finally lays out the plot for the new film, while tossing in what everyone liked from the last film—those weird little yellow pill-shaped things called Minions.

'Phil Spector' Trailer: Al Pacino Wears Wigs, Loses Temper

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Al Pacino will tackle another iconic real-life killer for HBO Films. He previously played Jack Kevorkian, a.k.a. Dr. Death, in the cable network's film You Don't Know Jack, and now he's starring in (and as) Phil Spector, alongside Helen Mirren. The first trailer for the TV movie has been released, check it out.

Christopher Nolan: From Best to Worst

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When describing the career of director Christopher Nolan the word "amazing" comes to mind. Beginning at the lowest rung of the independent circuit, he has risen to craft some of the most artistically and commercially successful blockbusters of the last decade. With the epic conclusion to his Batman trilogy, The Dark Knight Rises, hitting shelves this week, now is as...

'Despicable Me 2' Gets a Spooky New Trailer

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Though it's not due out until July 2013, Despicable Me 2 has just released its second trailer, which focuses on The Minion characters who will also be getting a spin off movie of their own. We don't hear the voices of stars Steve Carell, Al Pacino and Kristen Wiig - it's really a teaser, and we wouldn't be surprised if 90% of the footage was made specifically for this...

Richard Gere Replaces Al Pacino in Arbitrage

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We have some good and bad news to report regarding the upcoming drama Arbitrage. According to Deadline, Oscar winner Al Pacino is no longer attached to star as the lead. But don't fret because one man's trash is another man's treasure. The silver-haired Richard Gere is now in talks to pick up where Pacino left off.

De Niro, Al Pacino, Joe Pesci Confirmed for Scorsese's The Irishman

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Earlier this week it was confirmed that Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro would join forces again for their ninth feature film entitled, The Irishman. De Niro has been talking about the film since early this spring and now it looks like everything's really coming together. In an interview with MTV, he revealed that not only was he on board, but so was Al Pacino and...

Gael Garcia Bernal to Play Boxer Roberto Duran, Al Pacino in Talks for...

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Gael Garcia Bernal is about to get in the best shape of his life for his next role. The actor has signed on to star in a biopic that's based on the long career of boxer Roberto Duran. The film is called Hands of Stone and while Bernal will be stepping into the ring as the fighter, Oscar winner Al Pacino is in negotiations to play his trainer Ray...

Al Pacino to Play Phil Spector in David Mamet Biopic

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After his award winning performance in You Don't Know Jack, Al Pacino has found a new shtick. It appears that the Academy Award winner has a thing for biopics. According to Deadline, he's moving on from playing serial killers with medical licenses to gun toting record executives, a la Phil Spector.

Al Pacino and Joe Pesci Join De Niro's The Irishman

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If Robert De Niro was to star in a film with both Al Pacino and Joe Pesci, would the world explode? It seems like it would. De Niro starred opposite Pesci in Raging Bull, Goodfellas, and Casino and alongside Pacino in Heat and Righteous Kill. According to Deadline, all 3 of the Oscar winners...

Katie Holmes Joins Adam Sandler, Al Pacino in Jack and Jill

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Adam Sandler may have found his new leading lady in Katie Holmes according to a report from THR. The trade claims that the actress is in talks to star opposite Sandler in his upcoming film Jack and Jill, a comedy that has the actor reuniting with his Grown Ups director Dennis Dugan. Not only will Holmes be going against Sandler but she'll...

Al Pacino Goes From Pushing Cocaine to Coffee

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Al Pacino has made some questionable career moves within the past decade and his latest project has him going from world-reknown actor to coffee pusher. That's right, Pacino's got an itch for caffeine and he wants everyone to know about it. The Oscar winning actor taped a commercial for an Australian coffee company called Vittoria and it's recently surfaced on the web. Check out Pacino as...

Al Pacino in HBO's You Don't Know Jack Trailers

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Two trailers have been released for the upcoming HBO feature film, You Don't Know Jack. It's based on the real life events circling the controversial "Dr. Death," Jack Kevorkian. Al Pacino stars as the troubled physician and leads an all star cast in the Barry Levinson directed film. It looks like Pacino might have another Emmy and Golden Globe winning performance on...

Al Pacino Replaces Robert De Niro in Son of No One

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Has Hollywood gotten to the point where they can't tell Robert De Niro and Al Pacino apart? According to THR, one Oscar winner has been swapped out for another for the upcoming thriller Son of No One. The film originally had De Niro set to star as the lead, but according to the trade he's been replaced by his Godfather 2 and...

VOTD: The 100 Best Movie Lines

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We all know who said: "I'm the King of the world" and "Say Hello to my little friend!" Most people can't help but immitate Leonardo DiCaprio hanging from the front of the Titanic and Al Pacino about to shoot his machine gun, while saying those lines. There are certain movies that will never be forgotten in pop culture and of those movies we have...

Al Pacino to Star as Dr. Kevorkian

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Al Pacino may have another award winning role on his hands. The last time we saw Pacino get down with a serious television drama it was the 2003 critically acclaimed HBO miniseries, Angels in America. He won both a Golden Globe and an Emmy for his performance, and rightfully so. The actor must feel lucky because he's re-teaming with the cable network...

Al Pacino to Star in Blink

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One of my favorite actors who continues to get legitimate work is Al Pacino. According to THR, Pacino is set to star in the highly anticipated film adaptation of the book, Blink. Blink has slowly been making it's way towards the silver screen ever since Leonardo DiCaprio first optioned it off. With the addition of director Stephen...

Al Pacino is Shakespeare's 'King Lear'

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Academy Award winner Al Pacino is taking a Shakespearean turn as King Lear in the upcoming film of the same name. Pacino will star in the title role of the troubled king who deals with political and personal turmoil while trying to find a successor to his throne. King Lear will be directed by Michael Radford, whom Pacino previously worked with on the film...