Everyone’s least favorite musical to drag sticky children to (after Cats and RENT), is now filming in New York, and as of right this very second, you could be auditioning for the Jay-Z and Will Smith-backed reboot of Annie. The new film, which starrs Cameron Diaz as Ms. Hannigan and Jamie Foxx as Daddy Warbucks, is holding a casting call as we speak for extras and featured extras.
It’s good money, too, which should offset the tinge of dissapointment that the leading orphan will be played by Beasts of the Southern Wild‘s Quvenzhane Wallis instead of Willow Smith. We know, it’s a blow to us all.
Two major A-list stars open movies this weekend, but judging from the product, you’ll probably want to see Toy Story 3 again. Here’s a handy guide to the new releases.
Knight & Day
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O.K., so I think I might finally have a handle on Tom Cruise. Not Tom Cruise the “human being,” mind you-’cause, get serious, who (save Xenu) has a handle on that-but Tom Cruise, Movie Star. I say this after seeing Mr. Cruise’s new film, Knight and Day. The credits rolled, and as I blinked my Read More
The phrases “secret date” and “a spy reports” are dubious when the celebrities in question are choosing a restaurant like The Lion–which is lobbying to become the next Waverly Inn–to host a dinner party for friends. But then here it is, from Page Six today: Cameron Diaz and Alex Rodriguez Read More
Tom, Cameron, Angie and Leo return to the multiplex. But is there still pop in their corn?
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It looks like all it took for some movies that you actually might consider seeing to get released into theaters was a flip of the calendar. The first full weekend of November arrives with no less than five new films, and, as usual, there is something for everyone. As we do every Friday, here’s a Read More
For the sake of storage, we hope one of the Autobots also doubles as a very large bank vault. Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen dominated the box office this weekend to the tune of $112 million in ticket sales. Couple that with the $89.2 million earned since the film opened last Wednesday, and Transformers Read More
Late Night With Jimmy Fallon is by far the nerdiest late night show on network television. Our Twittering, video-blogging host has welcomed tech bloggers and Diggnation dudes as headlining guests; he’s showcased the latest gadgets—from XBox 360′s wireless controller to the Palm Pre—on his show and we (mostly) love him for it. With the help Read More
If you trek to the theaters this weekend, we hope you’re prepared to encounter hordes of killer robots (and teenage boys). Four movies hit the multiplex today, but all anyone will really care about come Monday morning is Transformers. As we do every Friday, here’s a handy guide to the new releases.
There were plenty of sniffles at the premiere of My Sister’s Keeper, a movie about a family affected by their only daughter dying of leukemia, at the AMC Lincoln Square on Wednesday, June 24.
Cameron Diaz plays the mother; Sofia Vassilieva the daughter.
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