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Check Out 'Colombiana' Starring Zoe Saldana On Blu-ray, DVD Dec. 20

12/19/2011 7:35am EST
In a world where half (or most) contemporary moviegoers only care about action, violence and sex-appeal Zoe Saldana stands out in every way imaginable.

A woman becomes a professional killer in order to seek revenge against the ruthless gangster who murdered her parents in the action thriller "Colombiana" from director Olivier Megaton and writer/producer Luc Besson.

As a young girl, Cataleya (Saldana) saw her parents killed in cold blood. Now Cataleya is all grown up, and she's determined to settle the score. Going to work for her uncle, Cataleya methodically begins working her way up thro...

Spotted: Zoe Saldana Shopping For A Christmas Tree

12/6/2011 11:00am EST
Zoe Saldana
We saw Zoe Saldana searching for a Christmas tree in Hollywood on Monday. The actress wore a gingham blouse, tights and wedge boots while hunting for the perfect tree.

Zoe's recent action film "Columbiana" will be released on DVD & Blu-ray Dec. 20. The film centers on a fiery assassin on the quest for vengeance for her parents' murder.

She stars in the upcoming film "The Words" opposite Olivia Wilde and Bradley Cooper about an aspiring writer who claims another man's long lost work as his own.

'Contagion' Tops Weekend Box Office

9/12/2011 8:57am EDT
Director Steven Soderbergh's star-studded disaster movie "Contagion" has topped the box office.

The film, about a deadly virus, opened with $23.1 million over the weekend.

Summer sleeper hit "The Help" dropped to second after spending three weeks at the top.

Mixed martial arts movie "Warrior" opened with $5.6 million. "The Debt" and "Colombiana" round out the new top five.

'The Help' Once Again Wins Weekend Box Office

8/29/2011 9:22am EDT
The Help
The movie adaptation of Kathyrn Stockett's bestseller "The Help" has scored a second week at the top of the box office.

The movie debuted behind blockbuster "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" when it was released earlier this month, but it has become the sleeper hit of the summer, grossing more than $96 million in America alone.

Thanks mainly to Hurricane Irene on America's east coast, it only earned $14.3 million over the weekend to take the top spot.

Zoe Saldana's new film "Colombiana" is second and the "Planet of the Apes" prequel comes in third.

Debuts from "Don't Be Afraid of the...

Zoe Saldana: 'I Didn't Suffer A Nervous Breakdown'

8/26/2011 5:30pm EDT
Zoe Saldana
Actress Zoe Saldana has hit back at reports she suffered a mental breakdown after filming Avatar, insisting comments she made to a magazine have been misconstrued.

The sexy star told Latina magazine that the promotion and success of the sci-fi epic took its toll on her physically and emotionally, admitting she burst into tears in a Paris hotel and couldn't control her sobbing.

She told the publication, "The year after Avatar was just emotionally overwhelming. I was travelling all over the world, waking up in different time zones. Your body gets exhausted, and by the end of the year I ju...

Stuart Brazell's New Show For - Go See This Movie!

8/26/2011 10:18am EDT
Stuart Brazell's New Show for - Go See This Movie
Hey guys... I'm thrilled to share my new weekly show for called Go See This Movie. Yes, the title gives it away - each week I will be telling you the three movies you need to go see! The show is total fun, quick and to the point AND I have an amazing co-host, JoJo Wright from KISS FM.

Check out this week's show:

And my pick of the three is for sure Colombiana - Zoe Saldana looks hot, hot, hot! She really has come a long way since her Crossroads days with Brit Brit!

You can watch us every Thursday at - have a great weekend!

Zoe Saldana Wears A Cringe-Worthy Gown To Miami 'Colombiana' Screening

8/23/2011 12:00pm EDT
Zoe Saldana
Zoe Saldana attended the "Colombiana" Miami red carpet screening in South Beach Miami, Florida, yesterday. She wore a heavily embroidered low-cut gown with an odd white train tacked on to it. File this under: What was she thinking?

In her new film Zoe plays Cataleya, a woman who becomes a professional killer in order to seek revenge against the ruthless gangster who murdered her parents.

Cataleya methodically begins working her way up through the criminal underworld, taking out every criminal in her path on an obsessive quest to bury the man who single-handedly destroyed her life.

Trailer Talk: This Week in Movies - 'Our Idiot Brother,' 'Don't Be Afraid of the Dark,' & More

8/22/2011 11:00am EDT
Our Idiot Brother
This week, you’ll find a new format for Trailer Talk. First, you’ll see “My Pick for the Week,” which is the film I recommend most out of the ones debuting. Next, you’ll also notice further criticism based on the trailers, including an originality rating for each film coming out, and my advice on where and when to see each of the movies.

Hitting theaters are the Paul Rudd comedy “Our Idiot Brother,” the horror Guillermo del Toro remake “Don’t be Afraid of the Dark,” the Zoe Saldana action thriller “Colombiana,” the Iranian drama “Circumstance,” and the Vera Farmiga faith-based tale “High...

Zoe Saldana Played With Plastic Swords & Ninja Stars While Growing Up In The Dominican Republic

8/18/2011 8:00pm EDT
Zoe Saldana
Zoe Saldana sexed up the Starship Enterprise, then a planet called Pandora. In her next role, she's red-hot as the stone-cold, ass-kicking, assassin, Cayaleya, in Colombiana.

Recently, she was out dancing when a fight broke out near by – she stayed put: "I knew exactly what I was going to do," she says. "Kick this door, grab this, move that guy out of the way. Then I started laughing: Oh, my God, I still have Cataleya in my system."

Growing up in the Dominican Republic, she remembers herself as "a feminine tomboy. I had my plastic swords, my ninja stars—but I still wore lipstick."


Zoe Saldana: 'I Just Want The Best Filmmakers In The World To Tell Me I'm Legit'

8/11/2011 3:00pm EDT
Zoe Saldana Marie Claire
Stunning Afro-Latina actress Zoe Saldana graces the September 2011 cover of Latina magazine's fall style issue, which hits newsstands on August 16th.

The 33-year-old Dominican & Puerto Rican star of this month's Colombiana opens up to Latina about how she nearly had an emotional collapse after catapulting to superstardom with Avatar, the highest-grossing movie of all time, and what helped her stay grounded.

-On dealing with her newfound fame: "The year after Avatar was just emotionally overwhelming. I was traveling all over the world, waking up in different time zones. Your body gets exh...

Zoe Saldana Had A Mental Breakdown After Making 'Avatar'

8/8/2011 4:39pm EDT
Zoe Saldana
Zoe Saldana suffered a mental breakdown following the record-breaking success of "Avatar" and struggled to prepare for new action movie "Columbiana" because she "couldn't stop crying."

The sexy star shot to superstardom in 2009 after starring in James Cameron's sci-fi epic and she became one of the most in demand actresses for action roles in Hollywood.

But Saldana admits the intense period took its toll on her physically and emotionally, and she barely made it through the year.

She tells Latina magazine, "The year after Avatar was just emotionally overwhelming. I was traveling all over ...

Zoe Saldana Says Her Action Roles Have 'Aged Her 10 Years'

7/14/2011 11:25am EDT
Zoe Saldana
Actress Zoe Saldana's action-packed movie roles are taking their toll - the star admits her body feels like it's aged a decade since working on 2009's Avatar.

Saldana is quickly becoming the go-to girl in Hollywood for hard-hitting action parts after her energetic work in James Cameron's motion capture masterpiece.

She has recently wrapped Colombiana, in which she plays a steely assassin, but despite her athletic abilities, the 33 year old reveals it's becoming harder for her to bounce back from strenuous work on set.

She tells Total Film, "I always go home looking like a map. That's ...

Zoe Saldana Looks Really, Really Skinny In Bellbottom Jeans

5/11/2011 11:00am EDT
Zoe Saldana
We spotted Zoe Saldana in bellbottom jeans and a loose blouse as she exited an entertainment office in Beverly Hills yesterday. Look how skinny her arms are!

Back in February rumors circulated that the actress was pregnant because she looked curvier than usual. Perhaps the speculation made her lose a little weight? Put it back on, Zoe!

She stars in the upcoming film "Colombiana" about a young woman who, after witnessing her parents' murder as a child in Bogota, grows up to be a stone-cold assassin.

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