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September 23, 08 | Author: | Leave a Comment

MTV kind of found some news by accident when the Movie Blog’s Shawn Adler recently spoke to Sir Michael Caine, and the veteran actor told them he might be appearing in an adventure film with Scarlett Johansson. That film is actually a heist thriller called Brilliant, being produced by Relativity Media. Michael Caine is without […]

September 23, 08 | Author: | Leave a Comment

Summit Entertainment and Imagi Studios announced today that the long wait for a CG animated take on Osamu Tezuka classic Japanese manga and anime character Astro Boy will soon be over, as Summit plans to release the movie nationwide on October 23, 2009. Directed by David Boyers, the film features the voice of Freddie Highmore […]

September 20, 08 | Author: | Leave a Comment

Vicky Cristina Barcelona will be presented at the London Film Festival on October 21 & 25, 2008. Penelope Cruz is expected to attend. The LFF runs from October 15 to 30. Booking opens to British Film Institute members on September 24 and to the public on September 27. Box office: 0207 928 3232 and www.bfi.org.uk/lff. […]

September 2, 08 | Author: | 2 Comment(s)

I wanted to let all of our loyal visitors know that the site will likely not be updated a whole lot this month. I am going to be traveling and then returning to university late this month. If the hiatus will last longer than a month, I will be sure to update on it again. […]

September 1, 08 | Author: | 2 Comment(s)

Vicky Cristina Barcelona is hanging on to the #10 spot at the US box office on its third weekend on August 29–31, 2008. It grossed $3,003,000 and the total is currently $12,787,000. Source: Box Office Mojo

August 30, 08 | Author: | 1 Comment(s)

Head on over to YouTube to view the New York, I Love You trailer. Scarlett has, of course, written and directed one of its 12 segments and you can see a couple of frames of Kevin Bacon here, the star of her segment. I think the trailer looks really cool and I cannot wait to […]

August 28, 08 | Author: | 1 Comment(s)

MTV revealed today that Scarlett will present at the the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards, which will air live on September 7, 2008 at 9 p.m ET. Speaking of public events, Scarlett will not attend the September 19 Vicky Cristina Barcelona premiere at the San Sebastian Film Festival, unlike previously mentioned. She will not be […]

August 20, 08 | Author: | Leave a Comment

Toronto International Film Festival has booked New York, I Love You, a compilation of short films from 12 international filmmakers, including Scarlett Johansson, Natalie Portman, Allen Hughes, Shekhar Kapur, Mira Nair and Brett Ratner, with star turns by Orlando Bloom, Christina Ricci, Ethan Hawke, Shia LaBeouf and Julie Christie, among others. It will screen as […]

August 19, 08 | Author: | 1 Comment(s)

Opening in just under 700 theaters, Woody Allen’s romantic comedy Vicky Cristina Barcelona (MGM/Weinstein), starring Scarlett Johansson, Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz, rounded out the Top 10 with $3.7 million, becoming Allen’s biggest opening movie since 2000’s Small Time Crooks as well as the second-biggest opening of his 35-year career. 1. Tropic Thunder 2. The […]