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Trailer Debut: I Give It a Year

The romantic comedy I Give It a Year stars Rose Byrne, Anna Faris, Rafe Spall, and Simon Baker, and there’s a new trailer out to prove it. Byrne and Spall play a married couple who aren’t quite clicking, and are tempted away by the likes of Baker and Faris. Stephen Merchant pops up to play the wise-cracking […]

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Dujardin, Spencer, Malick, and McConaughey now Oscar voters

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has extended invites to 176 individuals, granting them voting rights in future Oscar ceremonies. Deadline has the full list of new members, including 2012 winners Jean Dujardin and Octavia Spencer, as well as recent nominees Jonah Hill, Melissa McCarthy, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, and Bérénice Bejo. Industry stalwarts […]

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Crunch time – Margin Call review

Margin Call – Starring Zachary Quinto, Kevin Spacey, and Jeremy Irons. Directed by J.C. Chandor. Rated MA. By Simon Miraudo. J.C. Chandor’s directorial debut Margin Call recounts, from the point of view of a fictitious investment bank, the events that led to the global financial crisis in 2008. Although the mathematical specifics are addressed in […]

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Rose Byrne and Anna Faris Give It A Year

Australia’s own Rose Byrne and Scary Movie star Anna Faris are set to star in the upcoming romantic comedy I Give It a Year, Variety reports. Byrne and Rafe Spall will play a married couple who struggle during their first year of matrimony; Faris and Simon Baker (another Aussie!) will play “strong supporting characters.” Borat screenwriter Dan Mazer will write […]

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