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Chris Brown Did '96 Percent' Of His Stunts In 'Takers'

August 3rd, 2010 4:00pm EDT
Chris Brown
Singer-turned-actor Chris Brown wants to prove he can do more than sing and dance - the star performed "96 per cent" of his stunts in forthcoming bank heist movie Takers.

Brown plays Jesse Attica in the movie, the youngest member in a gang of thieves which also includes Idris Elba and rapper/actor T.I.

In a show-stealing action sequence, the Run It! hitmaker is chased through the streets of Los Angeles by Matt Dillon's character, Detective Jack Welles, and partner Eddie Hatcher, played by Jay Hernandez. And the 21 year old is eager to show himself as an action star - after convincing p...
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Check Out 'The Losers' On Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD, On Demand & Download July 20

July 17th, 2010 7:18am EDT
The Losers
In "The Losers," director Sylvian White adapts the Vertigo comic about a team of mercenaries who wage war on the CIA after they're double-crossed in the field and left to die.

Clay (Jeffrey Dean Morgan), Jensen (Chris Evans), Roque (Idris Elba), Pooch (Columbus Short), and Cougar (Óscar Jaenada) were on a blacks ops mission in the Bolivian jungle when rogue CIA agent Max (Jason Patrick) hung them out to dry.

After beating the odds and surviving their ordeal, the team decides to strike back against Max even if it means sacrificing their own lives to do so. Aiding them on their treacherous...
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Zoe Saldana Is A Loser

April 21st, 2010 2:30pm EDT
Zoe Saldana
Zoe Saldana was smoking hot at "The Losers" Los Angeles premiere in Hollywood yesterday. The confident actress strolled down the red carpet wearing a low-cut black dress with a studded metallic belt.

The film is based on the Vertigo comic about a team of mercenaries who wage war on the CIA after they're double-crossed in the field and left to die. The movie also stars Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Chris Evans, Idris Elba, and Jason Patric.

Zoe really enjoyed her new all-action role in "The Losers." She explained, "I'm naked, kicking a**, firing guns. I f**king loved it."

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Hot Chick With Weapons: Zoe Saldana Wields A Submachine Gun (Photos)

April 8th, 2010 2:16pm EDT
Zoe Saldana
Zoe Saldana is hot right now. What are we saying? She's always been hot! The "Avatar" star looks particularly sexy wielding this submachine gun in her upcoming film "The Losers." Yowza!

The Vertigo comic adaptation centers on a team of mercenaries who wage war on the CIA after they're double-crossed in the field and left to die.

Clay (Jeffrey Dean Morgan), Jensen (Chris Evans), Roque (Idris Elba), Pooch (Columbus Short), and Cougar (Óscar Jaenada) were on a blacks ops mission in the Bolivian jungle when rogue CIA agent Max (Jason Patrick) hung them out to dry. After beating the odds and...
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'The Office': Season Five Lands On DVD Sept. 8; Win A Copy!

August 31st, 2009 10:18pm EDT
The Office: Season Five on DVD September 8
The laugh-out-loud, documentary-style look at the professional and personal lives of the employees of struggling paper supplier Dunder Mifflin, "The Office: Season Five" comes to Blu-ray Hi-Def and DVD on September 8, 2009 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment - the first of the hilarious series to be presented on Blu-ray Hi-Def! All 26 hilarious Season Five episodes of the Prime-time Emmy Award-winning series-including two extended episodes-come together in a must-own five-disc collectible set with hours of hysterically funny bonus features, deleted scenes and behind-the-scenes intervi...
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Best & Worst Stalker Movies

April 23rd, 2009 10:24am EDT
Obsessed
In 'Obsessed', Derek Charles (Idris Elba) sparks a relationship with his smoking hot new co-worker Lisa Sheridan (Ali Larter). One little problem… Derek already put a ring on Sharon Charles (Beyonce). Crazy Lisa doesn't want to hear that though and continues her pursuit anyways. The unrelenting stalker character is a Hollywood staple, so will 'Obsessed' result in some good scares or unintentional laughs? Here's a look back at some of the best and worst stalker movies ever.

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'Play Misty for Me' (1971) - Long before Jessica Walter made a career of playing boozing, acid tongued gr...
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Slideshow: British Male Stars On The American Screen

April 21st, 2009 2:31pm EDT
Robert Pattinson
The British are coming! Lately, there has been a new wave of English male actors from overseas spicing up our American film screens. Here are a few of our new steamy favorite Brits on the scene. Don't forget to share some of your favorites and why!

1. Rob Pattinson

The title "Mr. McDreamy" should be re-christened and now refer to Brit actor Rob Pattinson who has left his fans dreaming of him at "Twilight."

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2. Dev Patel

Brit actor Dev Patel's performance in the Oscar winning film ...
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This Week's Movie Buzz: See It, Rent It, Or Skip It?

April 20th, 2009 9:44am EDT
The Soloist
This week is fairly busy at the box office, with seven movies arriving. Four of them are general release, while the other three are limited release. I will be going over "Obsessed," "Earth," "Fighting," "The Soloist," "Tyson," "Mutant Chronicles," and "The Informers."

OBSESSED

Successful asset manager Derek Charles (Idris Elba) has everything a man could want. He just received a promotion at work and he has a happy marriage, but when an obsessed temp in his office (Ali Larter) starts stalking him, his picture-perfect life is placed in serious danger.

"Obsessed" is the first fe...
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