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The Italian Job will be racing onto TV screens near you

I think the Golden Age of Television is a term that will soon not be applied to the current state of TV. What seemed like a bastion for original, unique content is quickly going down a route many say movies have gone down, one plagued by reboots, remakes, and “reimaginings”. Don’t believe me? Well then take this one example: THE EXORCIST, LETHAL WEAPON, S.W.A.T., and...
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09.29.2016
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Review: Life of Crime

This review originally ran as part of JoBlo.com's TIFF 2013 coverage. PLOT: Two small-time crooks, Ordell Robbie (Yasiin Bey aka Mos Def ) and Louis Gara ( John Hawkes ) come up with what they think is the perfect scheme. They kidnap Mickey ( Jennifer Aniston ), the trophy wife of tycoon Frank Dawson ( Tim Robbins ), with the goal of extorting him for a million dollars...
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08.26.2014
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Review: Begin Again

This review originally ran as part of JoBlo.com's TIFF 2013 coverage under it's original title CAN A SONG SAVE YOUR LIFE. PLOT: A down-on-his-luck music exec ( Mark Ruffalo ) discovers a beautiful songwriter ( Keira Knightley ) who's nursing a broken heart. They join forces to make an album with her songs recorded against the NYC urban soundscape....
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06.29.2014
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New trailer for Begin Again with Keira Knightley showcases the music

A few months back we received the first trailer for the flick, Begin Again.  It showcased Mark Ruffalo 's character, a failed music producer, running into Keira Knightley 's Greta, a gifted musician.  That same whimsical nature prevalent in the film's first trailer carries over to this new one.  This time, we get a little bit more of the story from Greta's angle, as well as some of...
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05.30.2014
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Tim Robbins, Jennifer Aniston and Isla Fisher in Life of Crime trailer

Elmore Leonard is widely known for writing great crime stories that have paved the way for some solid cinema (OUT OF SIGHT, GET SHORTY, JACKIE BROWN). If you fear it's been too long since you've gotten your Leonard fix, you can put those fears to bed. LIFE OF CRIME, the latest film based on a novel of his (The Switch), will be out before you experience withdrawals....
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05.22.2014
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Trailer for music drama Begin Again with Mark Ruffalo and Keira Knightley

Formerly titled CAN A SONG SAVE YOUR LIFE? the new music drama BEGIN AGAIN, starring Mark Ruffalo and Keira Knightley has got a pleasant, uplifting vibe to it based on its new trailer. That seems to match the feeling we had when we reviewed it for TIFF last year (review here) and although it's been retitled, the film looks to have retained its charm. Directed by ONCE helmer...
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03.28.2014
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Will Forte and Tim Robbins swap places with Dennis Quaid and Ty Burrell for the kind of prequel to Jackie Brown, The Switch

The "sort of" prequel to JACKIE BROWN, THE SWITCH from director Dan Schechter is coming along quite nicely in terms of cast. Right now, John Hawkes , Yasiin Bey (also known as Mos Def ), Jennifer Aniston and Isla Fisher are all on board. Unfortunately it seems that Dennis Quaid and Ty Burrell had to step down from their roles, but replacements have already...
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01.08.2013
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Isla Fisher will star in the Jackie Brown prequel The Switch alongside John Hawkes and Jennifer Aniston

Looks like we will be getting more to the story of Ordell and Louis (Samuel L. Jackson and Robert De Niro) from JACKIE BROWN. The Elmore Leonard characters also appeared in the novel THE SWITCH, which is now being made into a movie starring John Hawkes, Mos Def, and now Isla Fisher. Variety reports that THE SWITCH will be the directorial debut for Dan Schechter and will follow...
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11.15.2012
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