Angelina Jolie Reviews, Interviews & More

'Maleficent' Director Robert Stromberg And Actor Sharlto Copley On Working...

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Maleficent hits theaters this weekend and press got a chance to talk to director Robert Stromberg and Sharlto Copley (King Stefan). Both discussed what the picture means to a more modern age and how Angelina Jolie was truly meant for portray Maleficent as a hero. They shared anecdotes about their method and how they approached their respective roles as director and actor.

Maleficent: Movie Review

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Angelina Jolie becomes Maleficent's incarnate in Disney's latest live-action venture. There's still a curse, but a new backstory for the modern age in this week's release. The Players: Director: Robert Stromberg Writer: Linda Woolverton Cast: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Sam Riley, Sharlto Copley, Imelda Staunton,...

Interview: Angelina Jolie on 'Maleficent', Directing and Motherhood

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Angelina Jolie sat down with press to talk about bringing the iconic Disney villain Maleficent to life. She shared what it was like to embody one a classic animated characters and personify her in a new way. The Maleficent story you used to know is not the one being brought to the screens and Jolie gives some insight to the changes. She also talks having her kids on set and her new...

'Maleficent' Featurette sells the "Reimagining"

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One of the biggest question marks this summer is Maleficent, which stars Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning and Sharlto Copley, as it seems like a Vanity Fair pictorial come to life. Then again, Disney (who's releasing this one) had great success with Alice in Wonderland, so it's possible this could be a surprise hit when it opens next month. Now...

'Maleficent' Trailer: Angelina Makes With The Crazy Eyes... And Wings......

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Curious as to how Angelina Jolie’s interpretation of Maleficent would pan out in the titular live-action prequel to Disney’s Sleeping Beauty?  Well, the new trailer gives some big peeks: it involves the crazy eyes.  And crazy smile.  And crazy wings.  And crazy horns.  And crazy dragon.  She’s a little crazy, is what I’m saying.  Oh, and gosh,...

Angelina Jolie Goes Total Villain In New 'Maleficent' Trailer

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Disney has released a new trailer for the live-action movie Maleficent, and it's appropriate to say that the studio has redeemed itself. The first teaser trailer for the movie was absolutely horrible, with cheesy, dated narration and just awful clips of Angelina Jolie laughing like a typical, evil witch. But last night, during the 56th Annual Grammy Awards, a 90-second trailer was...

'Maleficent' Teaser: Angelina Jolie Walks Around With Giant Horns On Her...

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Robert Stromberg, who cut his teeth with Academy Award-winning art direction and production design for such films as Avatar, Alice in Wonderland, and Oz the Great and Powerful, has clearly taken what he learned as a production designer and applied to his directorial debut, Maleficent.  The first teaser trailer for...

'Unbroken': The Coen Brothers Will Pen Script For Angelina Jolie

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Joel and Ethan Coen are, of course, known for their dizzyingly creative and satisfying oeuvre as director-writers; that said, the duo occasionally will solely write scripts for other directors to helm (Sam Raimi’s Crimewave, Michael Hoffman’s Gambit).  And it appears their upcoming written effort, Unbroken, will...

'Cleopatra': David Fincher Will Not Be Directing

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Well, it seems any hopes of David Fincher directing the upcoming remake of Cleopatra (set to star Angelina Jolie as the Egyptian queen) have now been dashed after reports that talks between Sony and the filmmaker – who had been circling the project for months – have now broken off.

All-Female 'Expendables' Movie In The Works

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It seems the Expendables phenomenon is a force not to be reckoned with; the successful action extravaganza has given new life to Arnie and Sly's flagging careers, there’s already a second sequel potentially in the works, and now we’ve heard news of an all-female incarnation. Excited? Then read on for more.

First Photos of Angelina Jolie As Evil Sorceress On The Set Of...

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Yesterday Disney announced that they had officially begun production on the fairy-tale spin Maleficent, and offered the first photo of Angelina Jolie in the role of the villainous sorceress. Now, we've got a whole gallery of photos from the set, which includes Jolie leading a herd of cows and rams Moisés-style.

First Look: Angelina Jolie In Disney's 'Maleficent'

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Ever wonder why Maleficient, the villain from Disney’s 1959 classic, Sleeping Beauty, was such a poisonous jerk towards Aurora (a.k.a. Sleeping Beauty) in the beloved cartoon?  Well, Disney’s upcoming Maleficent will answer that question for you, courtesy of Angelina Jolie and a giant set of horns.

News Roundup: Muppets Parody The Hunger Games, Tiny Heroes, Project X...

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It's time to catch up on this week's news. First off, we've got another sequel in the works. Even though the Project X just hit theaters last week, there's already someone busy writing a script for a Part II. Also, we've got some cool photos of some of your favorite heroes as tiny people. We've also got a neat clip of the cast from...

Sony Adds More Salt to the Table

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Hey, remember the movie Salt? It starred Angelina Jolie as a secret agent who was put under investigation by her own people because she may be a sleeper agent or something? It was written by Kurt Wimmer, and directed by Phillip Noyce, and played like a throwback to the heyday of mid-90's action. Clancy-esque, reversals on reversals, it manages to make over $100 at the...

Angelina Jolie To Star In Cleopatra Biopic

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As we reported earlier this month, Angelina Jolie was rumored to be in talks to star as Cleopatra in a big screen biopic based upon the Egyptian queen’s life. And today, the story went from being a rumor about talks to confirmation that Jolie will indeed play Cleopatra.

New DVD Releases: The Tourist, How Do You Know, Yogi Bear

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A couple of major star vehicles hitting DVD this week, and two that you probably don't remember. Seriously, close your eyes and try to envision what movie How Do You Know? was. Got it yet? No? Yeah, didn't think so - it was the rom-com featuring Reese Witherspoon and Paul Rudd. Okay, you still don't know what it is, just trust me, it exists and you can get it on DVD...

Angelina Jolie, Jennifer Aniston, Natalie Portman Make Fandango's 2011 Hot...

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It's time to look forward to what good things 2011 will have to offer. While a lot of film publications and websites are focusing on the brightest and the best in film performances, direction, and scripts Fandango has decided to lighten up a bit. They've posted their annual "Hot List," which consists of the honors we really care about like, who'll be the biggest American movie star in 2011 or...

VOTD: Johnny Depp, Angelina Jolie in The Tourist Bloopers

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Like many of you, we were shocked when this year's Golden Globe nominees were announced. The Best Musical or Comedy category has been under a lot of scrutiny because of the inclusion of Angelina Jolie, Johnny Depp, and their film The Tourist. Who knew that the movie was funny or full of great songs? Apparently, it was filled with laughs, but unfortunately most of them...