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Divergent: Movie Review

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Neil Burger's Divergent is the latest young adult blockbuster to hit theaters. Shailene Woodley, who, up until Divergent, had only appeared in an ABC Family TV show and a few indie films, carries the first installment with humility and wit. Her heroine, Tris, is brave, selfless and beautiful, which are all things to admire in a young female protagonist. Woodley is joined by a...

DVD and Blu-ray Picks for June 18 - 24

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Now that we’re in the summer, most of the movies from spring are hitting home video. One of the year’s biggest flops joins one of the year’s best movies on home video this week, along with some Criterion releases, and some new television. Check it out…

'Divergent': Kate Winslet Joins Cast

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Given the massive success of Summit Entertainment’s Twilight film franchise, and its parent company Lionsgate doing quite well with The Hunger Games, it makes sense that Summit would be churning out as many film franchise adaptations of Young Adult novels as it possibly could.  The most recent in the line of ch-ching, ch-ching adaptations?  The...

Contagion: Movie Review

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Fall is off to a great start with Steven Soderbergh's Contagion kicking off the September releases. With an all star cast - including Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Laurence Fishburne, Marion Cotillard, Kate Winslet and Jude Law among others - the film follows a new disease from Day 2 on as it infects the population, and scientists and doctors attempt to control and...

Kate Winslet And Family Escape Fire On Richard Branson's Island

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Whew—close call.  Turns out that Kate Winslet and her children “escaped safely from an overnight fire that destroyed the Great House on billionaire Richard Branson's private island in the British Virgin Islands” on Sunday night, according to the Los Angeles Times.

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.

Kate Winslet Confirms Sam Mendes Still Directing Bond 23

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In a weird round about way we've received confirmation that the next James Bond film is still going strong. Back in November is was announced that MGM planned to release Bond 23 in 2012, which puts the production on a pretty short time table. Next month will be 2011 so they need to get the ball rolling. Luckily we know that Daniel Craig is still on board with the...

Jodie Foster, Kate Winslet, Christoph Waltz, Join Polanski's God of Carnage...

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Now that Roman Polanski's legal troubles are no longer the topic of discussion, he's continuing on with his career. The Oscar winning director has found four actors to star in his upcoming film God of Carnage. According to Deadline, he's got his hooks into Jodie Foster, Kate Winslet, Christoph Waltz, and Matt Dillon. That's a cast of three Oscar winners and one...

Kate Winslet in HBO's Mildred Pierce Trailer

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HBO has finally released the first trailer for thier upcoming miniseries Mildred Pierce. When you hear that name most of you think of the 1945 adaptation that starred Joan Crawford, but this remake features another Academy Award winner, Kate Winslet. The actress takes on the title role and goes head to head with Evan Rachel Wood in the feature...

Damon, Winslet, Law, Cotillard Join Soderbergh's Contagion

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Steven Soderbergh is currently gathering a group of acting "super friends" to star in his next feature film. No, we're not talking about Knockout, or even the big screen bio-pic Liberace, we're referring to Contagion. If the name doesn't ring a bell, it's because Soderbergh's known for quietly putting together...

Kate Winslet To Star In Mildred Pierce Remake

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According to the LA Times, Kate Winslet has taken on the lead role in the remake of Mildred Pierce, a film most remembered for starring Joan Crawford and those infamous eyebrows. This time around, it will be a miniseries event as opposed to a single feature. It hasn't been picked up by anybody at the moment, but HBO is interested in...

The Academy Award Awards

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Okay, so Hollywood's best and brightest are now at home polishing their statuettes and basking in the afterglow of being appreciated. But what about the show itself? We can't really go without honoring the best and worst of the actual awards can we? Here are the First Annual Academy Award Awards...

Full List of 2009 Oscar Winners

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It's been quite an award show. We twittered the Oscars live from inside the Kodak theater. We posted all the best moments on the red carpet and the big winners of the night. Just in case you were looking for a full list of all the nominees and all the winners, here it is!

OSCARS: Best Leading Actor/Actress

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This year's categories for Best Actor and Actress are, without a doubt, comprised of Hollywood's elite. Despite predictions, with such an outstanding group of artists - how do you decide who's performance merits the award every actor dreams of? Kate Winslet, Anne Hathaway, Meryl Streep, Melissa Leo, and Angelina...

Best of the Week: Bales Temper, Oscars, Winslet on The Holocaust

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Check out the most popular stories of the week… Christian Bale Loses Temper on Terminator Set 2009 Oscar Nominations Winslet Talks About How a Holocaust Film Helps to Win an Oscar ‘The Thing’ is Reborn at Universal Why Does Everyone Hate Michael Bay? Who Is the Highest Paid Actor in...

Round Up: Wall-E, Dark Knight, Watchmen

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Here are some of the top news stories of the day so far.... No Wall-E sequel for you! That's pretty much what writer/director Andrew Stanton said regarding the buzz surrounding another Wall-E installment. “Personally, I never consider sequels. I always love the idea of something just being contained and done.” [MTV] Dark Knight producer Charles...

Award's Round Up: Oscars, BAFTA, ShoWest

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So many awards! It's hard to keep track of who is winning what! But here is the skinny... Stephen Daldry recieved the top director's prize at The Evening Standard British Film Awards on Sunday, for The Reader. As you already know the film is nominated for several Academy Awards including Best Picture and Best Actress for Kate Winslet. [Variety] The British...

The Past vs. the Present: Who Will Oscar Favor?

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The 81st Annual Academy Awards are less than one month away, and this year's list of nominees has proven that Oscar likes to stay within familiar territory. In the main categories, which include Best Actress, Best Director, and Best Actor there are several names that have been making appearances on the Oscar ballot for years. This year, the race for the gold statue is sprinkled with record...