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Cool Videos: Natalie Portman stars in Jackie/Padme mash-up trailer

Natalie Portman can absolutely kill it when she wants to, and she does so in her latest feature, JACKIE. The film follows the life of Jacqueline Kennedy after the assassination of her husband, John F. Kennedy. Thanks to Nelson Carvajal, we can now see the prequel trilogy re-imagined as a haunting biopic told through the eyes of Queen Padme Amidala, much in the style of JACKIE. Cue the...
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Review: Jackie

PLOT: In the days following her husband's assassination, Jackie Kennedy barely has time to mourn before she has to reckon with the political ramifications of his death and the reality of her shattered new life. REVIEW: Grief is a thing anyone can understand, or at least relate to, which makes JACKIE something of an experience that should prove universal. Director Pablo...
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Natalie Portman owns the room in first Jackie clip & TV spots

As I’ve said in previous articles JACKIE is one of my most anticipated films of the year. A primary reason for this is because, like most sane people, I’m a big fan of historical biopics with terrific performances leading the charge (hence what some may call my “unnatural” love for THE KING’S SPEECH). With what we’ve seen in the first trailer for the...
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Natalie Portman is stunning in official trailer for Jackie

Now that we're in the full-swing of awards season, there are certain movies to keep an eye out for, and JACKIE starring Natalie Portman is certainly one of them. Focusing on Jacqueline “Jackie” Kennedy (Portman) as she struggles with the emotional turmoil she went through after losing her husband, John F. Kennedy, the film will show a side of the famous first lady...
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Natalie Portman portrays First Lady Kennedy in the trailer for Jackie

JACKIE is a searing and intimate portrait of one of the most important and tragic moments in American history, seen through the eyes of the iconic First Lady, then Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy ( Natalie Portman ). JACKIE places us in her world during the days immediately following her husband's assassination. Here we see a psychological portrait of the First Lady as she struggles to...
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Review: Jackie (TIFF 2016)

PLOT: The aftermath of the Kennedy assassination, as shown through the eyes of Jackie ( Natalie Portman ), as she tries to organize her husband’s burial and come-to-terms with her new reality as the widow of a president. REVIEW: Pablo Larrain ’s JACKIE wound-up making a huge splash here at TIFF, with the deep-pocketed Fox Searchlight shelling out millions and...
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1st look at Natalie Portman as Jacqueline Kennedy in Pablo Larrain's Jackie

JACKIE, a film chronicling the four days in Jacqueline Kennedy’s life after the assassination of her husband President John F. Kennedy, has been in the works for quite some time, and at one point Darren Aronofsky was developing it as a potential directing vehicle. The movie would have starred his then-wife Rachel Weisz as the former First Lady, but that plan was scrapped after...
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The Scarface remake is fine with Al Pacino, "It's what we do" he says

While I hardly consider SCARFACE to be my favourite gangster film (that would be GOODFELLAS ) I can appreciate its place in film history and its impact on the genre. So when news broke yesterday of the proposed SCARFACE remake taking a step closer to reality, I was left wondering…why? One person who actually seems to be on board with the idea of a remake is Al Pacino...
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No director Pablo Larrain in talks to helm Scarface remake for Universal

Yes, Universal is still developing a SCARFACE remake, and the studio may have found their director for the movie. The Wrap has learned Pablo Larrain is in negotiations to direct the remake. Larrain is a Chilean filmmaker who has directed four movies, and his last film NO was nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at the 85th Academy Awards. According to the site's source,...
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