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Elizabeth Olsen Sizzles In A Floral, Plunging Neckline Dress

1/14/2012 12:00pm EST
Elizabeth Olsen
Elizabeth Olsen, 22, attended the 37th Annual Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards in Century City yesterday wearing a sexy black and floral ensemble. She won the New Generation Award at the event.

The actress, younger sister to Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, is making her own name in the business. She recently starred in "Martha Marcy May Marlene" about an escaped cult member who experiences paranoia and isolation while attempting to start a new life with her sister's family.

She was nominated for a Critics Choice Award, an Independent Spirit Award and other accolades.

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...

Trailer Talk: This Week In Movies - 'The Three Musketeers,' 'Paranormal Activity 3' & More

10/17/2011 12:00pm EDT
Trailer Talk
I was thoroughly disappointed last week by The Thing a supposed prequel to John Carpenter's 1982 sci-fi/horror classic. The reason I say "supposed" is that you'd be hard-pressed to know you were watching a different film.

Everything about movie, even right down to the layout of the set seems like a carbon copy. It doesn't contribute anything to the lore or bring anything new to the story. That would be okay if it was a decent retelling of similar events. Unfortunately doesn't even accomplish that, removing all of the human connection and creepy special effects which made Carpenter's versio...

Fall Movie Preview: October 2011

10/5/2011 11:00am EDT
The Ides of March
October 7

The Ides of March

This weekend has an interesting match-up for the box office: George Clooney’s “The Ides of March,” a sure Oscar contender, vs. “Real Steel,” a robot boxing film starring Hugh Jackman. In “Ides,” Clooney, who directed and co-wrote the screenplay, stars as a promising presidential candidate whose young, idealistic aid (Ryan Gosling) sees the dark underbelly of what political campaigns are really about. Expect amazing performances from the entire cast which also includes Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Paul Giamatti, Maris Tomei and Evan Rachel Wood.

Real Steel

So why ...

Elizabeth Olsen Turned Off Hollywood By Paparazzi

10/2/2011 12:30pm EDT
Elizabeth Olsen
Elizabeth Olsen almost turned her back on her acting dreams after experiencing the hell her twin siblings Mary-Kate and Ashley went through at the hands of the paparazzi.

The 22 year old admits she was particularly horrified at the intense media focus on Mary-Kate when her battle with anorexia was made public in 2004 - and it was nearly enough to turn Elizabeth off Hollywood for good.

She tells Nylon magazine, "They turned 18 and what was going on in her life... was all over the news. They would follow us shopping and we would almost get into car accidents because of the paparazzi, and I ...

Elizabeth Olsen Talks Nude Scenes & Generates Early Oscar Buzz For Indie Thriller 'Martha Marcy May Marlene'

9/15/2011 6:00pm EDT
Elizabeth Olsen GQ
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen's younger sister, Elizabeth is quickly making a name for herself in Hollywood - and is even generating some early Oscar buzz around her performance in the upcoming Martha Marcy May Marlene.

In the film the 22-year-old actress plays Martha, an escaped cult member having a difficult time trying to start a new life while living with her sister's family as she's constantaly haunted by nightmares that she'll be either found or worse yet - the victim of the malevolant cult leader's revenge.

At one point in the film, Elizabeth's character is naked for a cult ritual, an...