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David Oyelowo and Kate Mara find faith in the thrilling trailer for Captive

Religious films have been gaining a foothold in mainstream cinema in recent years. Starting with Mel Gibson 's THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST, we have seen several Biblical epics hit the screen while Christian independents have been making good profits with smaller, spiritual films that cater to a largely untapped audience. CAPTIVE represents the first major studio release with top tier talent...

Review: The Gambler

PLOT: A literature professor ( Mark Wahlberg ) finds himself in debt to various underworld figures for $240,000 as a result of his hardcore gambling addiction. REVIEW: Itís always a shame when a film youíve been looking forward to underwhelms. Rupert Wyatt ís THE GAMBLER looked, on the outset, to be exactly the kind of gritty crime drama thatís like catnip to me. I...

Mark Wahlberg doesn't know when to fold 'em in the new The Gambler trailer

The first red band trailer for THE GAMBLER gave us very little from Mark Wahlberg and a lot from John Goodman and Jessica Lange . This new trailer puts a lot more of the plot into perspective while also showcasing Michael Kenneth Williams, Brie Larson , and Wahlberg himself. THE GAMBLER, a remake of the James Caan film, looks to be a nice thriller but also a deep performance...

Mark Wahlberg enters level f-bomb in this red-band trailer for The Gambler

Director Rupert Wyatt surprised audiences by delivering a very character-driven prequel in RISE OF THE PLANET OF THE APES, and it's that kind of characterization that's really going to lend his newest flick, THE GAMBLER, some serious weight. Speaking of, actor Mark Wahlberg slimmed down to take on the role of Jim Bennett, a literature professor who borrows from everyone and his...

The Wire showrunner David Simon says HBO turned down spin-off series

Last night creator and showrunner David Simon, executive producer Nina Noble, and cast members Michael K. Williams , Seth Gilliam , Wendell Pierce , Sonja Sohn, Lawrence Gilliard Jr., John Doman , Tristan Wilds , Jamie Hector and Jim True-Frost took part in a reunion panel at New York's PaleyFest to talk about the HBO series everyone now loves, but didn't watch when it...

See the first images of a transformed Mark Wahlberg in The Gambler

The first images from Paramount Picturesí remake of THE GAMBLER have landed online. Director Rupert Wyatt ís (RISE OF THE PLANET OF THE APES) upcoming drama follows star Mark Wahlberg as a literature professor whose gambling spirals out of control. Looking at the images below you will likely notice how much weight Wahlberg dropped for the role; just a few months ago he took us to a...

Binge Watchin' TV Review: The Wire

Welcome to Binge Watchin,’ where we take a look at some of the best TV shows available on streaming or disc that have a great catalogue of seasons to jump into and get sucked into the beautiful bliss of binge watching! From crime, action, comedy, drama, animation, etc., we’ll be evaluating an assortment of shows that will hopefully serve as a gateway to your next binge...

Boardwalk Empire is making a depressing time jump for it's final season

Despite ups and downs in popularity, BOARDWALK EMPIRE remains a significant program for HBO and one with a dedicated fan base. While many were saddened by the announcement that the show would be ending with the upcoming fifth season . With each season roughly covering a year of the Prohibition era of American history, it would seem that the fifth season would follow last year's 1924 set...

Exclusive: Top Ten Coolest Robots From Movies (Video)!

With ROBOCOP hitting theaters this week, we decided to take a look back at some of our other favorite movie robots, counting down our top 10 faves. There's a lot of cool 'bots out there, so it was no easy task, especially when you start getting into android and cyborg territory, but ultimately we boiled it down to some old-school and new-school favorites, including CGI, actors, and real...

What did you think of...Robocop?

The latest addition to remake madness, ROBOCOP, is now in theaters after a whole lot of debate about its very existence. While the stalwart supporters of Paul Verhoeven's original contested the film from the get-go, the later generation seemed much more open to the idea of a newly revamped version of the sci-fi actioner. We've covered the marketing of the film extensively,...

Exclusive 1:1 Interview: RoboCop star Abbie Cornish!

Abbie Cornish is absolutely lovely. And by that I mean she is a stunning beauty, a talented actress and a terrific person to talk with. As the love interest in the ROBOCOP remake, she plays off her co-star Joel Kinnaman extremely well. The two have very nice chemistry and had it been a lesser actress it may not have worked nearly as well. Thankfully, we have Abbie and she is terrific....

Joel Kinnaman filmed a 17 page monologue for Terence Malick's Knight of Cups

Working on a Terence Malick movie means a lot of things. Firstly, it means you get to work with one of the most unique directors in the world. Secondly, it means your part may never be seen. Malick is notorious for excising entire performances from his films, some major characters played by talented A-list actors. You rarely see a director's cut of these scenes, either, as what Malick...
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