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Laura Dern goes Wild with Reese Witherspoon

Laura Dern will join Reese Witherspoon in the upcoming drama, Wild. According to Deadline, Dern will play Witherspoon’s mother in the flick, despite there being only nine years between them. The flick is based on Cheryl Strayed’s 2012 memoir, and has been adapted for the screen by Nick Hornby. Witherspoon will star as Cheryl, a […]

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Rooney Mara eyes Nick Hornby’s Brooklyn

Rooney Mara loves following in Carey Mulligan’s footsteps! The Oscar-nominated young actress is attached to star in a new movie scripted by author Nick Hornby. Hornby, who wrote the novels High Fidelity and About a Boy, made his film debut with an Academy Award nominated adaptation of Lynn Barber’s memoir An Education (which starred Mulligan). According […]

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Carey on campus – An Education review

An Education – Starring Carey Mulligan, Peter Sarsgaard and Alfred Molina. Directed by Lone Scherfig. Rated M. By Simon Miraudo. “Action is character,” announces Jenny, the literature loving, French speaking, cello playing, Audrey Hepburn-evoking leading lady of An Education. She’s spouting one of the oldest rules of writing, but it’s something that continues to be […]

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