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Hilarious Looking 'Movie 43' Trailer Features Tons Of Stars, Gerard Butler As A Leprechaun

10/3/2012 6:09pm EDT
Movie 43
If you ask us, if Movie 43 is just half as funny as the trailer, it's destined to be a classic. We have no idea what it's about, other than it's actually 25 short films helmed by several different directors including Peter Farrelly, Elizabeth Banks, Bob Odenkirk, Brett Ratner and Griffin Dunne, and it features a huge, HUGE cast of A-list stars.

The film's greenband trailer (e.g.: approved-for-all-audiences) premiered during Tuesday night's episode of Tosh.0 on Comedy Central; and on Wednesday the very not-safe-for-work (NSFW) red-band trailer debuted on the network's website (according to...
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10 Celebrity Heroes

7/25/2012 2:00pm EDT
Christian Bale
Christian Bale didn't have to visit the victims of the Colorado movie massacre, but that's exactly what he did on Tuesday. He didn't hold a press conference or alert the media; he simply visited the hospital, chatted with fans, and allowed people to take pictures with him.

A spokesperson for Warner Brothers told the Denver Post that Bale was not there on behalf of the film studio, but "there as himself."

The actor offered his condolences to those affected by the shootings that occurred during a midnight screening of "The Dark Knight Rises" last Friday. Twelve people died and dozens were i...
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Kate Winslet Set For Royal Honor

6/10/2012 3:37pm EDT
Kate Winslet
Actress Kate Winslet is to be given a royal award in Queen Elizabeth II's upcoming Birthday honors List, according to a report.

The Titanic star will be handed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) medal by the monarch when the annual list of recipients is announced later this month, reports U.K. newspaper The Sun.

A source tells the publication, "Kate... (has) made a significant contribution to modern Britain. The Queen is pleased to be able to reward (her) in her Jubilee year."

On Saturday it was revealed Take That star Gary Barlow will be given an Order of the British E...
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'Titanic' 3D Sails To New Opening Day Record In China

4/12/2012 9:08pm EDT
Titanic
The new 3D Titanic movie has broken opening day box office records in China.

The reformatted disaster movie has already sailed to the top of film charts around the world and Chinese fans really couldn't wait to see the James Cameron epic.

They raced to cinemas on Tuesday to give the new version of the 1997 film the biggest opening day in the nation's history.

The film, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet, sold $11.6 million - roughly a quarter of what the original grossed in China during its entire theatrical run in 180 theaters.

The new version opened in 3,500 cinemas.
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'Titanic 3D' Censored In China Over Kate Winslet's Breasts

4/12/2012 10:58am EDT
Titanic
Film censors in China have edited a scene in Titanic 3D which shows Kate Winslet's breasts over fears cinemagoers "may reach out their hands for a touch."

The British beauty stripped off for a key scene in the 1997 drama, and movie-goers around the world are flocking to see the film following its release in 3D earlier this month.

However, fans in China were baffled to discover Winslet's saucy scene had been edited out, with the star only being seen from the neck up.

Officials at China's State Administration of Radio, Film and Television (SARFT) have now addressed the controversy, stati...
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Five Fun Facts About 'Titanic'

4/5/2012 11:00am EDT
Five Fun Facts About 'Titanic'
This week the epic love story/disaster film "Titanic' marks its 15th anniversary (and the 100th anniversary of the actual sinking on April 15, 1912) with a 3D release in the theaters. (No worries for those who hate 3D as it's also being released in "Real D".) This re-release has caused a stir among those who love the film and those who hate it. What better time to share five fun facts you might not have known about one of the most polarizing films of the 1990s?

1) The iconic nude portrait of "young" Rose (Kate Winslet) was sketched not by Leonardo DiCaprio but by "Titanic" director James ...
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Exclusive: 'Titanic 3D' Gets Big With 40 Ft. Banner!

4/2/2012 3:22pm EDT
Village Tower pic
Copying the very epic size that is the release of James Cameron’s "Titanic 3D" this week, Paramount facilitated the construction of a massive 40 ft. banner wrapped around the famed Regency Village Theater in Westwood, California. It’s an awesome piece of movie marketing that harks back to the old days of big movie spectacle pieces that all but announces the arrival of a cinematic event. Olson Visual put the whole thing together and there’s a short video that shows the construction of the whole ordeal – click the image below!

Also with the film hitting Wednesday, April 4th and a spe...
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Kate Winslet Criticizes Her 'Titanic' Performance

3/29/2012 11:00am EDT
Titanic
Kate Winslet feels embarrassed by her performance in 1997's "Titanic" because her American accent was "awful" and her acting "could have been better."

Winslet stepped out in London on Tuesday night for the premiere of the new 3D version of the film, and she admitted that despite being Oscar-nominated for her role in the epic movie, she wasn't happy with her performance.

She tells CNN, "Every single scene, I'm like 'Really, really? You did it like that? Oh my God.'

"Even my American accent, I can't listen to it. It's awful. Hopefully it's so much better now. It sounds terribly self indulg...
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Kate Winslet Looks Regal At The 'Titanic 3D' Premiere In London

3/27/2012 3:00pm EDT
Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet looked lovely at the "Titanic 3D" premiere in London, England, today. She donned a black gown with jeweled sleeves and accessorized with matching earrings.

James Cameron's "Titanic" ranked as the most expensive film in Hollywood history at the time of its 1997 release. The actress was just 22 when she rose to fame playing Rose DeWitt Bukater opposite Leonardo DiCaprio.

In honor of the 100th anniversary of the Titanic's sinking, Cameron is releasing the 3D version of the film on April 4. The actual Titanic sank on April 15, 1912.

Earlier this month Kate was named among Britai...
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Kate Winslet, Keira Knightley & Helena Bonham Carter Make Top British Female Power Players List

3/8/2012 11:06pm EST
Kate Winslet
Actresses Kate Winslet, Keira Knightley, Helena Bonham Carter and Tilda Swinton have been named among Britain's top 50 female power players in a new list compiled to mark International Women's Day.

Officials from the U.K.'s Women in Film and TV organization have created a countdown of the country's biggest and brightest talents to celebrate the ladies who have made an impact on the entertainment industry.

Other celebrities to make the cut include actresses Maggie Smith, Carey Mulligan, Naomie Harris and Miranda Hart, while The Iron Lady director Phyllida Lloyd, Wuthering Heights filmmaker...
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Kate Winslet Wows In Cleavage Baring Sequined Dress At Cesar Awards

2/25/2012 12:00pm EST
Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet attended the 37th annual Cesar Awards in Paris, France, yesterday. The actress turned heads in a glamorous sequined gown that showed off her curves.

Kate received an honorary Cesar Award for her acting career. The award is the French equivalent of an Oscar.

She stars in the upcoming film "Labor Day" about a single mother who shelters an escaped convict (Josh Brolin) and slowly falls for him over the course of one very eventful Labor Day weekend.

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Pre-Oscar Accolades: 'The Artist' Takes Home 6 Trophies At Cesar Awards

2/25/2012 9:00am EST
Cesar Award winners the Artist
"The Artist" began what is sure to be an amazing weekend for the silent black and white movie by picking up six trophies at the Cesar Awards in France on Friday.

The Oscar favorite claimed the Best French Film of the Year, while moviemaker Michel Hazanavicius was honored with the night's Best Director prize.

His wife Berenice Bejo was named Best Actress for her role as Peppy Miller in the film, but co-star Jean Dujardin lost the Best Actor honor to Untouchable's Omar Sy.

Going into Sunday's Oscars, "The Artist" has picked up more than 70 accolades around the world to become the most awar...
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Kate Winslet Knows First Hand What A Charitable Organization Can Do

2/7/2012 8:40am EST
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Kate Winslet has a personal connection to charitable causes - because her family had to fall back on the generosity of others after her father "lost his foot" in an accident.

The Titanic star gives a large portion of her film wages to her chosen causes and reveals it's something she has always felt compelled to do after being on the other side of hand-outs as a child.

She tells Ladies' Home Journal magazine, "My father... lost his foot in an accident when I was young.

"It was awful, it caused all sorts of problems, both physically and psychologically - and for a while my family was suppo...
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'The Help' Triumphs At The 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards

1/30/2012 8:07am EST
Viola Davis
The Help was the toast of Hollywood on Sunday night after landing the two top actress honors and the cast prize at the Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer, who played maids in the period drama, picked up the night's Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress accolades, respectively, while they were also among the stars who triumphed with the Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture category.

The Artist's Jean Dujardin beat George Clooney to the Best Actor award, while Christopher Plummer was named Best Supporting Actor for his role as a dying gay fathe...
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Kate Winslet: 'I'm Actually Quite Proud Of My Vomiting'

1/21/2012 3:00pm EST
Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet left the set of her new movie Carnage "smelling of sick" every night after having to projectile vomit over and over again for one key scene.

The actress stars alongside Jodie Foster, John C. Reilly and Christoph Waltz as two sets of parents who meet up after their kids are caught fighting at school, and one part sees Winslet's character, Nancy, throw up mid-discussion.

The Brit admits the excess vomit made the set rather unpleasant to work on, but she enjoyed every moment of it.

She tells People magazine, "I'm actually quite proud of my vomiting! It was everywhere: in my hai...
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'The Descendents' & 'The Artist' Triumph At The Golden Globes (See Pics & Full List Of Winners)

1/15/2012 11:57pm EST
2012 Golden Globes
Oscar favorites The Descendants and The Artist were the big winners at the Golden Globes in Los Angeles on Sunday night, picking up the top movie awards and the two Best Actor honors.

The Artist was a triple winner, in addition to Best Picture the film won for Best Actor (Jean Dujardin) and Best Original Score; while director Alexander Payne's The Descendants took home the Best Motion Picture Drama prize and a Best Actor gong for George Clooney.

There were no multiple wins for any other movie, but TV series Homeland picked up two honors for Best TV Drama and Best Actress (Claire Danes).

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Kenneth Branagh & Kate Winslet Re-Team For WWII Film

1/14/2012 1:45pm EST
Kate Winslet
Brits Kenneth Branagh and Kate Winslet are to team up onscreen for the first time since they played lovers in "Hamlet" in 1996.

Winslet will star in the actor/director's latest film, "The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society," according to Variety.

The movie is based on Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows' bestselling 2008 book about a group of Guernsey islanders who outsmarted their German occupiers during World War II.

Winslet will play a modern-day magazine columnist who uncovers evidence of the book club the locals set up amid the chaos of war.

Branagh, who will direct the f...
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Check Out 'Contagion' On Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD & Download Jan. 3

1/1/2012 6:56am EST
Contagion
In "Contagion" Steven Soderbergh presents a look at what happens when an infectious disease threatens humanity through varied viewpoints from an ensemble cast, including Marion Cotillard, Matt Damon, Jude Law, Gwyneth Paltrow, Laurence Fishburne, and Kate Winslet.

The film opened at number one in September with $23.1 million.

Jude Law fears scenes from the film could be played out in real life. He is convinced there is a "very high likelihood" of an imminent worldwide pandemic.

Earlier this year he told Britain's Daily Express, "Well, the truth of the matter is I think it's going to hap...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Heavenly Creatures: The Uncut Version'

12/20/2011 9:30am EST
Heavenly Creatures photo
What did visual maverick maven Peter 'Lord of the Rings' Jackson really have in store when he made his famed flick about two gals determined to stay together no matter what the cost? Find out with the arrival of "Heavenly Creatures: The Uncut Version" out on Blu-ray now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. Check out the spellbinding specs below.

Title: "Heavenly Creatures: The Uncut Version"

Grade: 4

Cast: Melanie Lynskey, Kate Winslet, Sara Peirse

Director: Peter Jackson

Rating: R

Runtime: 109 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate

Website: www.lionsgatebluray.com

The Fl...
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Golden Globe Nominations: Snubs And Surprises

12/15/2011 7:43pm EST
The Ides of March
‘Tis the season… for Ricky Gervais to make nasty jokes and make Robert Downy Jr. blush…. Fa la la la la la la la la. That’s right, the Golden Globe nominations were announced this morning. There were a few surprises, a few snubs, and a few nominees that make you go, “Hmmmm”? Let’s break it down by Movie and TV categories.

Movies

Films like 'The Artist' and 'The Help' dominated, not surprisingly.

The most surprising inclusion here? ‘The Ides of March,’ which up ‘til now was considered an also-ran in awards season. But the film picked up nods for Best Drama, Best Director (George Clooney),...
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'The Help', 'The Artist' And 'The Descendants' Dominate 2012 Golden Globe Nominations

12/15/2011 10:30am EST
The Artist
The Help, The Artist and The Descendants will be the ones to beat at the 2012 Golden Globe Awards after landing four nominations each.

The Help will go head-to-head with The Descendants in the Best Motion Picture (Drama) category alongside The Ides of March, Martin Scorsese's Hugo, Steven Spielberg's War Horse, and Moneyball.

The Help also received nods in the Best Performance by an Actress (Drama) category, thanks to Viola Davis, and Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role, for Jessica Chastain and Octavia Spencer's work.

The Descendants scooped mentions for Best Performa...
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'The Help' Tops List Of 2012 SAG Film Nominees

12/14/2011 10:22am EST
The Help
The Help has been tipped for glory at the 2012 Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards after receiving four nominations.

The movie will compete for the coveted Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture prize, alongside The Artist, Bridesmaids, The Descendants and Midnight in Paris.

The film also earned nods in the Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role category for Viola Davis, as well as Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role thanks to Jessica Chastain and Octavia Spencer.

Trailing with three nominations was silent film The Artist and...
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Kate Winslet Says She Feels 'Weird' About 'Titanic 3D'

12/12/2011 12:59pm EST
Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet is apprehensive about the upcoming 3D version of Titanic because she feels "very disconnected" from her life when she filmed the movie in the 1990s.

The British actress was aged just 22 when she found global fame starring as Rose DeWitt Bukater opposite Leonardo DiCaprio in James Cameron's 1997 epic, which has been rebooted for a 2012 release to mark the 100th anniversary of the luxury liner's fatal maiden voyage.

DiCaprio gushed about the remake after a recent screening but Winslet, now 36 and a mom of two, has not yet seen the film - and she admits her time making the mo...
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Trailer Talk: This Week In Movies - 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows,' 'Carnage,' & More

12/12/2011 11:00am EST
Trailer Talk: This Week in Movies
Sadly, I haven’t caught last week’s pick yet: “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy.” However I did have the misfortune of watching the David Gordon Green comedy “The Sitter,” which turned out to be a complete dud. If you haven’t already read my review, give it a look to find out why I think Jonah Hill deserves better.

Arriving in theaters this week are the Guy Ritchie sequel “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows,” the Roman Polanski parental dramedy “Carnage,” the third Chipmunks adventure “Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chip-Wrecked,” and the Roger Corman themed documentary “Corman’s World: Exploits of a...
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December Movie Preview

12/3/2011 9:00am EST
December Movie Preview
Well, we’ve made it. December is finally here and with it, as always, comes the biggest push for awards season glory. This December is packed with films that are vying for Oscar attention, some of which are the most anticipated films of the year.

December 9

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

There is so much to be excited about for “Tinker Tailor Solider Spy” that it’s hard to list everything. For starters, the cast is amazing: Gary Oldman (in the role that will most likely finally win him an Oscar), Colin Firth, Tom Hardy, Mark Strong, Toby Jones and John Hurt. Aside from a group of some of the ...
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Kate Winslet's Ex Sam Mendes Dating Rebecca Hall

11/28/2011 8:41am EST
Sam Mendes
Filmmaker Sam Mendes has finally confirmed he is dating actress Rebecca Hall, more than a year after the pair was first rumored to be romantically involved following his split from Kate Winslet.

The American Beauty director was linked to the 29 year old in the wake of his break-up from Winslet amid rumors his growing friendship with Hall, who he cast in two of his plays, had contributed to the disintegration of their marriage.

Mendes' representatives moved swiftly to quash any speculation of a romance, branding the reports "Utter nonsense. Untrue and ridiculous."

Hall also denied she ...
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Michelle Williams To Receive Prestigious Desert Palm Award

11/23/2011 2:33pm EST
Michelle Williams
Michelle Williams is to follow in the footsteps of Natalie Portman, Kate Winslet and Halle Berry by picking up the Desert Palm Achievement Actress award at the Palm Springs International Film Festival next year.

The star will be honored with the prize at the January ceremony to mark her screen career.

Festival chairman Harold Matzner praises the actress' "exceptional blend of talent, versatility and grace", adding: "Every generation, the cinema has a few performers who mesmerize audiences. Michelle Williams epitomizes these qualities as she continues to accept challenging role after chall...
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Elizabeth Olsen Says Kate Winslet Inspired Her To Get Naked For Latest Film

11/15/2011 1:00pm EST
Elizabeth Olsen
Elizabeth Olsen has credited Kate Winslet with giving her the "courage" to bare all on camera after fearing she would ruin her career by stripping off.

The Hollywood newcomer, who is the younger sister of actress twins Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, was terrified about shooting naked scenes for new movie Martha Marcy May Marlene.

However, after seeing Winslet appear completely nude in 1999 movie Holy Smoke, the 22 year old admits she felt inspired to shed her clothes for the drama, in which she plays a young woman who flees from a cult.

She explains, "(Martha Marcy May Marlene is) only m...
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Kate Winslet's Wax Figure Looks Amazingly Realistic

11/9/2011 10:00am EST
Kate Winslet
Madame Tussauds unveiled a Kate Winslet waxwork in London yesterday, and the likeness is quite good. What do you think?

Kate stars in the upcoming film "Labor Day" about a single mother who shelters an escaped convict (Josh Brolin) and slowly falls for him over the course of one very eventful Labor Day weekend.

Earlier this fall Kate talked about her penchant for getting naked on screen. She told V magazine, "I hate it! Listen, make no mistake, I just get on it. I just go in and say, 'Oh f**k, let's do it,' and boom! If you complain about it or procrastinate it's not going to go away. It'...
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Evan Rachel Wood Swears Off Nude Scenes

10/31/2011 12:23pm EDT
Evan Rachel Wood
Evan Rachel Wood has vowed not to strip off on camera again anytime soon after branding her nude scene in Mildred Pierce "disturbing."

The Wrestler star peeled off for the period drama last year after her co-star Kate Winslet assured her going naked would not have a damaging effect on her career.

And although Wood was happy to confront her fears and even toasted her bravery over a drink with Winslet when shooting wrapped, she's in no hurry to repeat the experience.

She tells The Independent Magazine, "It's not a sexy moment at all. It is one of the most unsettling, disturbing uses of ...
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