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Disney's Pirates & Hunger Games actors set for Romeo + Juliet re-imagining

It's been over 20 years since the release of Baz Luhrmann 's ROMEO + JULIET, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes as the star-crossed lovers. Adapted from the legendary tale by William Shakespeare , Luhrmann's version of the sordid tale of pleasure, prospect and poison resonated greatly with those belonging to "Generation X." Now, the Mark Gordon...
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Movie Endings Explained - Cast Away (video)

Movie endings, they're usually pretty straight forward right? Everything pays off, the main characters learn something, and our heroes ride off into the sunset. Sometimes though, we don't get the typical ending from a movie, we get something much more nuanced, complex and open ended. The kind of endings that leave things up in the air for all of us to debate and theorise on...
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Garth Brooks turned down a role in Twister because he didn't want to be upstaged by a tornado

Sometimes when I am thinking to myself about the mysteries of the universe, I often reflect on the career of Garth Brooks. I mean, what the hell happened to that guy? At one point he was the biggest thing in country music and then poof, he disappeared. Where a lot of musicians have crossed into the world of movies, Brooks never seemed to make that leap. But, now we may know why....
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Cool Videos: Old audition tapes of DiCaprio, Pitt, Crowe, Reeves, Kidman, and more!

We've all wondered what it would be like if a different actor or actress had filled a role that went to someone else.  Oftentimes, we find ourselves wishing it had been someone else in a certain role, as there are plenty of films out there that are grossly miscast. It's always interesting to find out who tried out for these roles, but actually seeing them audition for them is something else...
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Review: The Sessions

PLOT: Mark O'Brien (John Hawke) is a thirty-eight year old writer-poet who, due to polio, is essentially paralyzed from the neck down, and spends most of his time in an iron lung. Due to his disability, he's a virgin, but while writing an article on the sex lives of disabled people, he's given the number of a sex surrogate (Helen Hunt) who- in six sessions, will make it possible...
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Trailer and clip for The Sessions starring John Hawkes, Helen Hunt, and William H. Macy

THE SESSIONS is a dramedy starring John Hawkes (WINTER'S BONE), Helen Hunt, and William H. Macy about a man afflicted with polio (Hawkes) who makes the decision that he no longer wants to be a virgin and hires a "sex surrogate" (Hunt) after seeking advice from a priest (Macy).  Written and directed by Ben Lewin and based on a true story, the film took home the Special Jury Prize and the...
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