True Grit Reviews, Interviews & More

New DVD Releases: True Grit, Just Go With It, Sanctum

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The DVD picks are back after a Memorial Day holiday and what a week to return! Not only are we loaded down with a Best Picture nominee and a comedy semi-smash, but TV on DVD is out in full force as well. That's right, we're on both ends of the movie spectrum here as the prestigious True Grit becomes the final 2010 Best Picture nominee to make its journey to DVD on...

The Weekend Box Office - Our Take

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This weekend, Natalie Portman was able to capitalize on the buzz generated from her Golden Globe win as her new film No Strings Attached opened at number 1 as we predicted. The Green Hornet showed a decent hold coming in at number 2, also as we predicted, dropping less then 50% ,while the The Dilemma fell to number...

No Strings Attached To Win Weekend Box Office

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Last weekend's box office winner The Green Hornet will find itself sliding to the number two spot because Ashton Kutcher and Natalie Portman's No Strings Attached should have enough steam to plow the competition. Moviegoers will find themselves catching up with last weekend's Golden Globe winners as well as leftover holiday fare such as...

The Weekend Box Office Results-Our Take

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After it was all said and done The Green Hornet opened slightly below my prediction to open  at #1 with $33.7M, while The Dilemma bombed with $17.8M, and True Grit held strong at #3 with $10.9M. Now on to the rest of the top 10...

Weekend Box Office: True Grit Tops On Its Third Week

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After two whole weeks at the top, Little Fockers (movie review) have surrendered the No. 1 spot to the charms of Hailee Steinfeld of True Grit (movie review) -- oh yeah, and the amazing Jeff Bridges (interview), Matt Damon, Barry Pepper and Josh Brolin. The Coen brothers western grossed a successful, yet humble $15 million....

Weekend Box Office: Little Fockers Top Charts, Tron Legacy Goes Down

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Many thought Little Fockers (movie review) would be a huge mistake, and that it may have been for the critics but not the piggy bank. The third movie in the Meet the Parents franchise brought in over $34 million this Christmas weekend. The Ben Stiller and Robert De Niro movie was followed by the new Coen's western True Grit...

Interview: Jeff Bridges Talks True Grit

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Jeff Bridges has two movies in theaters this month, Tron Legacy and True Grit. They're very different in every sense of the word. One is a rusty and tough Western and the other is a sleek and polished fantasy flick. The one thing they have in common is Bridges and the talent and feeling that only he can bring. While out promoting his latest...

Interview: Taking on True Grit For 2010

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It's been close to 42 years since we last saw the escapades of Rooster Cogburn and Mattie Ross on the big screen in True Grit. The original 1969 film was directed by Henry Hathaway and featured John Wayne in his only Oscar winning role. So when the acclaimed directing team of Joel and Ethan Coen decided to adapt the Charles Portis novel of the same...

True Grit: Movie Review

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It's time for some horseback riding, gun shootin', mumbling bad-asses in the Coen Brothers most un-Coen Brothers-like film True Grit starring Jeff Bridges, Hailee Steinfeld, Matt Damon, Josh Brolin, and Barry Pepper. One thing is for sure, if you can understand what they're saying in this film, you'll be a fan -- but that won't be easy for ya now, ya...

True Grit, Black Swan, The Fighter, Kids Are All Right Scores Ineligible...

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Bad news for those of you who loved the music in The Fighter, Black Swan, The Kids Are All Right, and True Grit. All four films have been disqualified for next year's Academy Awards. According to Variety, the scores are victims of a little technicality that deems them slightly unoriginal, and when it comes to the Oscars a little can mean a...

7 Best Blu-Ray and DVD's of 2010 for Christmas Presents!

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The holiday season is upon us, and apparently Santa Claus doesn’t know the meaning of the word “recession.” There are no lay-offs at the North Pole (unless you've just watched "Family Guy's" Road to the North Pole episode)! With that in mind, we’re sure you’ve got some films fans on your shopping list, so we’ll lend a hand with our list of the best DVD and Blu-Ray discs...

True Grit to Open 61st Berlin International Film Festival

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The Coen Brothers' latest film True Grit will be the opening feature at the 61st Berlin International Film Festival. The movie debuts in U.S. theaters on December 22, but the folks overseas won't get their first taste of it until the new year. According to Berlinale.de, the film will premiere at the festival on February 11, 2011.

Four True Grit Character Banners - Grab Your Gun

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Four new character banners have been released for Joel and Ethan Coen's latest film True Grit. The film is an adaptation of the novel from Charles Portis of the same name, and not so much a remake of the 1969 feature which won John Wayne his long awaited Oscar. These posters include stars Jeff Bridges, Matt Damon, Josh Brolin, and Hailee...

Coen Brothers True Grit Moved Up to December 22nd

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The golden child of the upcoming awards season might be Joel and Ethan Coen's True Grit. Their adaptation of the novel of the same name has all the makings of a critical darling thanks to its amazing cast, great material, and breathtaking visuals. The film was originally scheduled to hit theaters this Christmas but according to a new report it's been moved up a few...

Extended True Grit Trailer Will Cut You Down

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We told you last Friday that a new, extended version of the True Grit trailer would be released earlier this week and here it is! Over at Yahoo Movies they got their hands on the new trailer that features more footage, more characters, and more story. This will definitely be a heavy contender come Oscar season. Watch the trailer below...

True Grit Poster, Extended Theatrical Trailer On The Way

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Earlier this week, we were blown away by the amazing first trailer for Joel and Ethan Coen's True Grit. The film is an adaptation of the popular novel of the same name that was made famous by the 1969 Henry Hathaway movie. To keep the promotion afloat a poster has been released and it's all text and no stars. We guess they want us to focus on the...

Trailer for The Coen Brothers True Grit

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The first official trailer has been released for the Coen Brother's adaptation of True Grit. The novel previously appeared on the big screen back in 1969 with John Wayne in the lead, but this time Oscar winner Jeff Bridges will wear the eye patch and slip into the role of the rustic Marshal Reuben J. Cogburn. Take a look...

Official Photos: Jeff Bridges in True Grit, Matt Damon in Hereafter

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We've found a couple photos for two highly anticipated films from three Oscar winning directors. We have the first official image from the Coen Brothers True Grit adaptation featuring Jeff Bridges and Hailee Steinfeld and a shot of Matt Damon and Bryce Dallas Howard in Clint Eastwood's Hereafter. Check out both photos below...

First Photos: Jeff Bridges as Rooster Cogburn in True Grit

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The Coen Brothers are hard at work on their remake of True Grit and the first on set photos have been released. They feature Oscar winner Jeff Bridges dressed in full costume as Marshal “Rooster” Reuben J. Cogburn, the role originally played by John Wayne in the 1969 version. Check out Bridges and Hailee Steinfeld as Mattie Ross below...