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Elysium: Movie Review

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After a few years away, Neill Blomkamp returns to theaters with Elysium. It's a sci-fi thriller that gives Matt Damon a major messiah complex. The film tackles issues of class and healthcare set over 150 years into the future. The film has strong themes that can easily parallel today's political climate.

'Elysium' Extended Trailer: Want To Watch The Whole Movie In Four Minutes?

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Look, at this point, I think it’s safe to admit that the summer of 2013, at least in terms of big movies, was at least so-so, if not an outright dud.  Which is one of the reasons why we’re so banking on (and hoping that) Neill Blomkamp’s follow-up to District 9, Elysium, will be one true satisfying hit of the summer.  It looks great, has a smart premise, great-looking...

'Elysium' Long Trailer: New Footage Of Matt Damon Fighting The Bourgeoisie...

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Back in April, we showed you the first trailer for Neill Blomkamp’s follow-up to District 9, Elysium, starring Matt Damon and Jodie Foster.  That clip gave the film’s broad strokes—in the future, the poor live on an overpopulated and disease-covered Earth while the privileged live in an orbiting paradise called Elysium—while this newest trailer gets more specific,...

'Elysium' Sneak Preview: It's Like 'District 9' Times 100

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Though later today will launch the first trailer for Neill Blomkamp's Elysium, yesterday a special event was held in select cities to show off the new trailer, and show a ten minute extended preview of the film, which stars Matt Damon, Jodie Foster and Sharlto Copley. We'll post the trailer as soon as it's available, but until then, here's our preview of that...

2013 Golden Globes: The Winners Are...

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Well, the Golden Globes were tonight.   That’s right, it was the night in which the Hollywood Foreign Press bestowed upon the stars of television and film a bunch of shiny awards that are a little more fun and less serious than the Academy Awards.  And it was actually quite a memorable ceremony for once—from Jodie Foster giving a bracingly candid and charming acceptance speech for...

News Roundup: New International 'Hitchcock' Trailer And Featurette, Casual...

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It's been a very long week. And yes, it's because we had an election. Thankfully the shameless ads and debates are over, and we can go back to watching to TV like normal people. This week in entertainment news, Nicolas Cage was officially cast in The Expendables 3, except it was all untrue. Sly Stallone debunked the news, saying Cage wasn't in the movie (but maybe...

10 Great Risky Performances In Movies

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Cloud Atlas appears to be this year's Inception as it's a big budget brainy sci-fi film. But, instead of traveling through different levels of dreams, this film follows the intertwining lives of various characters through their past, present and future. The cast is flooded with A-list actors including Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Jim Sturgess,...

Comic-Con 2012: First Look at Neill Blomkamp's 'Elysium'

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  Friday evening, Neill Blomkamp blessed Comic-Con with a world exclusive. The director debuted the first footage from his new sci-fi flick Elysium to the Hall H audience. The film stars Matt Damon and Jodie Foster like we've never seen them before. Prior to showing the clip, Blomkamp hit the crowd...

Neill Blomkamp's 'Elysium' Plot Details Revealed

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After director Neill Blomkamp spectacularly burst onto the scene with his stellar 2009 science fiction film District 9, he’s been keeping relatively tight-lipped about his second feature film, Elysium. Now details of the plot have been released, revealing it’ll be a sci-fi tale laced with socio-political concerns taking place a hundred years or so in the...

Jodie Foster and Kate Winslett in Carnage Trailer

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The trailer for the latest Roman Polanski film Carnage has hit, and it promises claustrophobia for its stars Jodie Foster, Kate Winslett, John C. Reilly and Christoph Waltz. The film - adapted from the play by Yasmina Riza - takes place in Foster and Reilly's apartment one night when two sets of parents have a discussion about a violent incident that happened between...

Interview: Director/Actor Jodie Foster Talks about 'The Beaver'

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Jodie Foster's film The Beaver hits the big screen this weekend with a whole lot of controversy in it and around it. The film raises some important issues about mental health and dealing with depression -- Mel Gibson, who gives one hell a performance, is obviously catching some heat because of recent internet exploits. Foster sat down to a rather candid interview to...

The Beaver: Movie Review

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Jodie Foster steps in front and behind the camera to tackle the controversial subject of mental health in an extremely honest, yet somehow ridiculously humorous story about a man who is unable to cope with life and so he puts up a front, an Australian Beaver front in The Beaver. The concept is odd and the film doesn't get much more normal, but it's refreshing to see...

First Image from Roman Polanski's Carnage

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Empire has the first look at Roman Polanski's Carnage, which stars Kate Winslet, Jodie Foster, John C. Reilly and Christoph Waltz, and should be in theaters for Oscar season. The film is based on the play God of Carnage by Yasmina Reza, and it appears that Reza adapted it to screen with the help of Polanski.

Mel Gibson and Jodie Foster's The Beaver Gets Pushed to May

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Mel Gibson and his beaver continue to have problems. By beaver we're referring to his dark comedy that co-stars and is directed by Jodie Foster. The Summit Entertainment production took forever to get an official release date, and now it's being pushed back. The film was originally scheduled to hit theaters on March 23, but now it's been delayed until May where it will duke it out with the...

Jodie Foster to Preside Over Cesar Awards

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Robert De Niro wasn't the only actor recently picked to be president of a high class awards ceremony. His Taxi Driver co-star Jodie Foster has been chosen to preside over France's version of the Oscars the Cesar Awards, which take place on February 25th. Initially, you might think that she's a strange choice but there are multiple things that contributed to Foster...

Jodie Foster Joins Neill Blomkamp's Elysium

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The cast of Neill Blomkamp's highly anticipated new film Elysium has been infused with a multiple Oscar winner. According to Deadline, Jodie Foster has just signed on to co-star in the film alongside Matt Damon and Sharlto Copley. Elysium is the follow up project to Blomkamp's solid feature film debut District 9.

The Beaver Finally Gets A Release Date

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Jodie Foster's latest directorial project The Beaver has been hanging in limbo over the past year due to the personal scandal that's surrounded its star Mel Gibson. Even though Summit Entertainment released the first trailer a week ago, a theatrical release was still unconfirmed but today we've learned that they've finally nailed down a date.

Mel Gibson and Jodie Foster in The Beaver Trailer

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Over the weekend Summit Entertainment finally released the first trailer for Mel Gibson's latest film, The Beaver. The movie has been held hostage in limbo for ages thanks to the unfortunate public scandals surrounding its star. Now that the trailer is available online we can decide for ourselves whether or not the film (or Gibson) is worth our time and money. Check...

Photo: Mel Gibson and Jodie Foster in The Beaver, Trailer Debuts Friday

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Oh Mel Gibson, what are we going to do with you? The future of his latest film The Beaver has been floating in limbo due to his recent pr troubles. It's kind of hard to sell Gibson as a headlining star these days but according to Deadline Summit plans on releasing the film in spring 2011. To kick start the marketing, they've released the first official photo of him...

Carey Mulligan, Jodie Foster Confirmed for Park Chan-wook's Stoker

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Carey Mulligan is one busy bee. The Oscar nominated actress just landed the coveted role of Daisy Buchanan in Baz Luhrmann's upcoming adaptation of The Great Gatsby, and now she's been confirmed to star in Oldboy director Park Chan-wook's latest film. The actress alongside veteran female lead, Jodie Foster have been tapped to...