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Emily Browning 'Jealous' Of 'Pompeii' Co-Stars' Fight Scenes

December 17th, 2013 10:45am EST
Emily Browning
Australian actress Emily Browning was "jealous" of her co-stars' action scenes in Pompeii.

The 25-year-old star, who shot to fame with a lead role in the action blockbuster Sucker Punch, admits she struggled to watch leading men Kit Harington and Kiefer Sutherland duke it out in the new historical film and is eager to land another physical role similar to her breakout film.

She said: "I get to be part of the action in the sense that I'm running away from all the s**t that's happening with the volcano. There are some pretty cool scenes in the chariot with me and Kiefer where it gets pretty...
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Emily Browning Breaks Up With Boyfriend Max Irons

August 3rd, 2012 10:15am EDT
Emily Browning
Australian actress Emily Browning has ended her relationship with Jeremy Irons' son Max, according to a British report.

The Sucker Punch star started dating the British hunk last May after meeting him in Los Angeles, but they have now decided to go their separate ways, according to Britain's Daily Mail newspaper.

Irons will have a busy year to concentrate on getting over the break-up - he beat out Miley Cyrus' boyfriend Liam Hemsworth and Game of Thrones star Kit Harington for a leading role in Twilight author Stephenie Meyer's upcoming film adaptation of The Host.
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Trailer Talk: This Week In Movies - 'Shame,' 'Outrage,' & More

November 28th, 2011 11:00am EST
Trailer Talk: This Week in Movies
Writer/directors helm dramas of various sorts in the relatively quiet week following Thanksgiving. This week you’ll have the chance to see the Steve McQueen drama “Shame” about a sex addict, the Takeshi Kitano crime drama “Autoreiji,” the Alrick Brown romantic drama set in war torn Rwanda “Kinyarwanda,” and the Julia Leigh erotic drama “Sleeping Beauty.”

MY PICK FOR THE WEEK: Shame

SHAME

Brandon (Michael Fassbender) is a thirtysomething New Yorker who lives a careful private life, in order to satisfy his sexual addiction. His world is turned upside down though, when his younger sis...
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Trailer Talk: This Week in Movies - 'The Rum Diary,' 'In Time,' & More

October 24th, 2011 11:00am EDT
The Rum Diary - In Time - Puss In Boots
Despite Halloween’s rapid approach, there’s a surprising lack of horror movies hitting theaters this week. You’ll have the chance to see the wacky Johnny Depp romp “The Rum Diary,” the science fiction thriller “In Time,” the Shrek spinoff “Puss In Boots,” the Roland Emmerich period piece “Anonymous,” the romantic drama “Like Crazy,” the darkly erotic tale “Sleeping Beauty,” and the inspirational story “Janie Jones.”

MY PICK FOR THE WEEK: The Rum Diary

THE RUM DIARY

During the 1950s, American journalist Paul Kemp (Johnny Depp) accepts a freelance post in Puerto Rico for a loca...
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'Sleeping Beauty' Medical Scenes Left Emily Browning Feeling 'Squeamish'

October 24th, 2011 10:03am EDT
Emily Browning
Australian actress Emily Browning was so "squeamish" filming medical scenes for erotic thriller Sleeping Beauty; she feared she would pass out on set.

Browning plays Lucy, a young college student who joins a high-class prostitution service, in the controversial drama, but Browning insists stripping off was nowhere near as terrifying as acting out medical tests and trials.

She says, "I remember reading the first scene where Lucy is having a tube put down her throat and I had a very visceral response to that, it made me panic a bit. I'm really squeamish and I did say: 'If this tube has to...
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Check Out 'Sucker Punch' On DVD, Blu-ray & Download

June 30th, 2011 7:00am EDT
Sucker Punch
Close your eyes. Open your mind. Engage in a spectacular fantasy adventure when "Sucker Punch" arrives onto Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital Download June 28!

The story of "Alice in Wonderland" receives a hyper-violent makeover in "Watchmen" and "300" director Zack Snyder's fantastical tale "Sucker Punch" about a young psychiatric patient who escapes into a vivid world of fantasy after being committed to a mental hospital by her abusive stepfather.

Set in the 1950s, Sucker Punch takes viewers on an incredible journey into the mind of Babydoll (Emily Browning), who finds herself at the...
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Emily Browning Meditated During Shocking 'Sleeping Beauty' Scenes

May 12th, 2011 11:40pm EDT
Emily Browning
Former child star Emily Browning forced herself to meditate during shocking scenes in the upcoming adult adaption of Sleeping Beauty in a bid to shut out the horror.

The Aussie star plays the dozing princess in a new indie re-telling of the traditional fairytale, which is aimed firmly at the adult market.

Browning reveals her character is left naked and sedated with several older men in some disturbing scenes - and she had to close off her mind to make sure she wasn't left scarred by the experience.

Promoting the film at the Cannes Film Festival, the Sucker Punch star says, "I didn't bec...
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Vanessa Hudgens Defends Saucy 'Sucker Punch' Outfits

April 11th, 2011 12:14pm EDT
Vanessa Hudgens
Vanessa Hudgens is adamant she had no qualms about showing off her body in new movie Sucker Punch following harsh criticism of the female cast's revealing costumes.

Hudgens stars alongside Emily Browning and Abbie Cornish in the Zack Snyder movie, which tells the story of a young woman who is involuntarily committed to a mental institution.

A series of dream sequences reveal the hospital as a brothel filled with scantily-dressed dancers and the actresses' saucy outfits prompted criticism of the film's erotic undertones, with a writer for movie magazine Variety branding it "fantasy fodde...
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Emily Browning Defends 'Sexist' 'Sucker Punch'

April 1st, 2011 11:28am EDT
Emily Browning
Actress Emily Browning is fuming after her new movie Sucker Punch was labeled "sexist" in its portrayal of women, as she's adamant the story shows "girls breaking free."

The new Zack Snyder movie stars Browning as a girl called Baby Doll, who is locked up in an asylum after she is accused of causing her sister's death. The hospital is later revealed to be a brothel as the lead character plots her escape in a series of imaginative dream sequences.

The movie has met with mixed reviews and some critics have taken aim at the film's erotic undertones, with movie magazine Variety branding it ...
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Review: Synder’s 'Sucker Punch' Fails At Social Commentary

March 25th, 2011 3:10pm EDT
Sucker Punch
Your enjoyment of Zack Snyder’s “Sucker Punch” is entirely dependent on what type of film that piques your interest. If you are looking for a story about scantily clad women wielding heavy weapons, then you will be thoroughly satisfied. However, if you are seeking a tale that makes social commentary about the objectification of women, then you will be sorely disappointed.

Snyder’s first original work focuses on Baby Doll (Emily Browning), a girl who has experienced a traumatic series of events following her mother’s death. After her stepfather finds out that he has been left out of the ...
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Review: 'Sucker Punch' 'Two Jews On Film' Only One Thinks This Punch Packs A Wallop (Video)

March 25th, 2011 10:07am EDT
Sucker Punch
'Sucker Punch' directed by Zach Snyder (Watchmen, 300) stars Emily Browning as Baby Doll, a girl who meets tragic circumstances in the 1950's. The film opens with Baby Doll witnessing the murder of her mother and sister by her wicked step father...One look at his face and you can tell...this is a very bad man.

Baby Doll manages to get her hands on a gun. She aims it at Stepdaddy-dearest but instead of doing the smart thing and shooting the evil creep, she drops the pistol and flees her mansion. Not the best move...Her stepfather convinces the Police that Baby Doll is the one who murder...
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'Sucker Punch' Star Abbie Cornish: 'I'm Not The Type To Want To Go Shoot A Gun'

March 24th, 2011 3:32pm EDT
Abbie Cornish
Australian actress Abbie Cornish, who stars in the big-budget fantasy film Sucker Punch (which opens this week), adorns the cover of the April issue of GQ magazine, on sale now.

Abbie's outfit, above, features a bodysuit by Louis Vuitton, along with Victoria's Secret bra, fishnet stockings by Wolford and a pair of red high-heels by Melissa. The image is from a series of outtakes that didn't make it into the new issue. Check out more pics here (you won't be disappointed!)

In Sucker Punch, Abbie plays the role of Sweet Pea, a young girl institutionalized in a mental institution who teams up...
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Emily Browning Upset Over 'Sucker Punch' Censoring

March 23rd, 2011 12:28pm EDT
Emily Browning
Emily Browning was left fuming after her sex scene with Jon Hamm in Sucker Punch was axed from the upcoming action movie in a bid to please U.S. censors.

The Australian beauty gets intimate with the Mad Men actor in Zack Snyder's latest project, in which she plays a young woman who is involuntarily committed to a mental institution.

However, the 22 year old was outraged after learning Snyder was forced to chop down the film after officials at the Motion Picture Association of America took offense at the racy scene.

She tells Nylon magazine, "I had a very tame and mild love scene with J...
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Emily Browning Snubbed 'Twilight' Audition

March 22nd, 2011 10:26am EDT
Emily Browning
Sucker Punch star Emily Browning refused to audition for the female lead in the Twilight franchise after having doubts about her acting career.

Twilight author Stephenie Meyer publicly stated Browning would be her first choice to play the role of Bella, but Browning shied away from the role which made Kristen Stewart a massive star.

She tells The Playlist, "The author at one point stated that I would be her ideal Bella, but I chose not to audition because I was at a point in my career where I wasn't sure I wanted to work."

"I definitely didn't want to sign on to a trilogy so I didn't ...
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Trailer Talk: This Week in Movies - 'Sucker Punch,' 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid 2' & More

March 21st, 2011 11:30am EDT
Sucker Punch
Things were pretty busy for me last week, since I had the chance to see three of the films premiering and interview the writer and director for one of them. I saw “Paul,” “Limitless,” and “The Lincoln Lawyer,” all of which were reasonably enjoyable.

Check out my reviews of “Paul” and “Limitless” if you have not already and definitely read my interview with writer Leslie Dixon and director Neil Burger, for their movie “Limitless.”

I haven’t posted a review of “The Lincoln Lawyer” yet, so I’ll summarize my thoughts for you as usual. Even as a shyster attorney, who makes a living defe...
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Studio Execs Really Want Kristen Stewart To Play Snow White

January 27th, 2011 11:00am EST
Kristen Stewart
"Twilight" star Kristen Stewart has been approached to play Snow White in a new adaptation of the popular fairy tale. Studio bosses are looking to cast the actress in the lead role of their upcoming fantasy film, "Snow White and the Huntsman," according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Charlize Theron has already been cast as the evil queen, while Viggo Mortensen and Michael Fassbender have both been linked to the Huntsman role. Actresses including Riley Keough, Felicity Jones, Alicia Vikander and Emily Browning are said to have auditioned for the part of Snow White, but producers are holding ou...
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Jena Malone's Red Eye Shadow & Yellow Dress - Hot Or Not?

December 12th, 2010 8:18pm EST
Jena Malone
Jena Malone showed up to the "TRON Legacy" Los Angeles premiere looking mellow in yellow. We think she's absolutely adorable, but the dress is absolutely not. And she should have skipped the red eye shadow.

So what has the indie film darling been up to lately?

The actress stars in the upcoming film "Sucker Punch," a hyper-violent spin on "Alice in Wonderland." The plot details the action-packed fantasy world of a mental patient (Emily Browning), who escapes from her reality to deal with her abusive stepfather.

Jena will also appear in "The Wait" opposite Chloe Sevigny about two sisters ...
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Vanessa Hudgens Promotes Women

June 5th, 2010 3:54pm EDT
Vanessa Hudgens
Vanessa Hudgens looked like a lovely young lady at the Crystal + Lucy Awards in Century City on Tuesday.

The awards show is held by Woman In Film, and its purpose is to empower, promote and mentor women in the entertainment and media industries.

The "High School Musical" star stars in the upcoming film "Beastly" in which a curse transforms a handsome and arrogant young man into everything he detests. It's a contemporary retelling of "Beauty and the Beast." She will also appear in "Sucker Punch," centering on an action-packed fantasy world of a mental patient (Emily Browning), who escap...
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Jon Hamm Gets 'Sucker' Punched

August 19th, 2009 11:41am EDT
Jon Hamm
According to Hollywoodreporter.com, Jon Hamm has joined the cast of "Sucker Punch," an action-packed fantasy directed by Watchmen director Zack Snyder.

The "Mad Men" star joins Emily Browning, Vanessa Hudgens, Jamie Chung, Jena Malone, Abbie Cornish and Carla Gugino in the 1950s-set tale of a girl confined to a mental institution by her wicked and abusive stepfather, who intends to have her lobotomized in five days. She and her friends enter an alternate reality where they begin planning an escape.

Although there are no details on what role Hamm will play, his name is known: High Rol...
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More Vanessa Hudgens Nude Pictures Leak Online

August 5th, 2009 12:47pm EDT
Vanessa Hudgens Nude Pictures
Numerous celebrity gossip websites are reporting that more nude photos of Vanessa Hudgens have been leaked today. Photos of the High School Musical star in her birthday suit first surfaced in 2007 and were supposedly meant for boyfriend Zac Efron's eyes only; however, they quickly made the rounds on the internet.

Vanessa was quick to dismiss rumors that the first pictures were simply a publicity ploy; but also says she doesn't regret them, saying "I wouldn't take back anything that I've done."

The singer/actress recently said that she's interested in branching out into edgier roles in...
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Celebrity Birthdays, December 7

December 7th, 2007 3:00am EST
Terrell Owens
Happy Birthday to "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events" actress Emily Browning (1988), teen singer Aaron Carter (1987), NFL loudmouth Terrell Owens (1973), "The Outsiders" actor C. Thomas Howell (1966), Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird (1956), singer/actor Tom Waits (1949), baseball hall-of-fame catcher Johnny Bench (1947), singer/songwriter Harry Chapin (1942; d. 1981), stage & screen actress Ellen Burstyn (1932), prolific actor Eli Wallach (1915), Pulitzer Prize-winning author Willa Cather (1873; d. 1947).
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Celebrity Birthdays, December 7

December 7th, 2006 3:00am EST
Aaron Carter
Happy Birthday to "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events" actress Emily Browning (1988), teen singer Aaron Carter (1987), NFL loudmouth Terrell Owens (1973), "The Outsiders" actor C. Thomas Howell (1966), Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird (1956), singer/actor Tom Waits (1949), baseball hall-of-fame catcher Johnny Bench (1947), singer/songwriter Harry Chapin (1942; d. 1981), stage & screen actress Ellen Burstyn (1932), prolific actor Eli Wallach (1915), Pulitzer Prize-winning author Willa Cather (1873; d. 1947).
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Celebrity Birthdays, December 7

December 7th, 2005 3:02am EST
Aaron Carter
Happy Birthday to "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events" actress Emily Browning (1988), teen singer Aaron Carter (1987), NFL loudmouth Terrell Owens (1973), "The Outsiders" actor C. Thomas Howell (1966), Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird (1956), singer/actor Tom Waits (1949), baseball hall-of-fame catcher Johnny Bench (1947), singer/songwriter Harry Chapin (1942; d. 1981), stage & screen actress Ellen Burstyn (1932), prolific actor Eli Wallach (1915), Pulitzer Prize-winning author Willa Cather (1873; d. 1947).
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Check Out 'Sucker Punch' On Blu-ray, DVD & Download June 28

December 31st, 1969 7:00pm EST
Sucker Punch
Close your eyes. Open your mind. Engage in a spectacular fantasy adventure when "Sucker Punch" arrives onto Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital Download June 28th.

The story of "Alice in Wonderland" receives a hyper-violent makeover in "Watchmen" and "300" director Zack Snyder's fantastical tale of a young psychiatric patient who escapes into a vivid world of fantasy after being committed to a mental hospital by her abusive stepfather.

Set in the 1950s, "Sucker Punch" takes viewers on an incredible journey into the mind of Babydoll (Emily Browning), who finds herself at the mercy of her ...
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