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Kristen Wiig joins Robert De Niro in The Comedian

Kristen Wiig is set to star alongside Robert De Niro in Sean Penn‘s upcoming directorial effort The Comedian, according to international distributor Film Nation. Don’t be fooled into thinking this is a comedy though! Despite the title and Saturday Night Live star Wiig’s recent box office hit Bridesmaids, the film is reportedly a drama. Also, Sean Penn is behind the […]

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The 10 creepiest movie stalkers

The 10 creepiest movie stalkers. By Simon Miraudo. Errol Morris’ new documentary Tabloid (showing in select cinemas across the country) tells the stranger-than-fiction tale of former beauty queen Joyce McKinney, who in the late 1970s was charged with abducting, manacling and sexually abusing her Mormon ex-boyfriend. If you ask her though, she merely swept him off […]

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Melbourne International Film Festival – Day Five

Melbourne International Film Festival – Day Five. By Simon Miraudo. Today a woman approached me outside of The Forum – one of the primary cinemas screening features at MIFF – and asked if I was from Melbourne. Blush! Had it only taken me five days to acclimatise? Was my super cool sweater/jacket/scarf combo convincing everyone […]

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