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Paul Dano uses Daniel Radcliffe's body to live in the Swiss Army Man trailer

Hank ( Paul Dano ) is stranded on a deserted island, having given up all hope of ever making it home again. But one day everything changes when a corpse named Manny ( Daniel Radcliffe ) washes up on shore; the two become fast friends, and ultimately go on an epic adventure that will bring Hank back to the woman of his dreams. Check out the trailer for the wildly inventive SWISS ARMY MAN...
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Review: Swiss Army Man (Sundance)

PLOT: A man ( Paul Dano ) stranded on a deserted island is elated when a dead body ( Daniel Radcliffe ) washes up on the shore to keep him company as he tries to find a way home. REVIEW: Only one week after its Sundance world premiere, SWISS ARMY MAN has become infamous. Apparently, during its premiere screening at the Eccles, audience members walked out en-masse, put off by...
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Cast This: Freddy Krueger

In August of last year we got word that an all-new remake of A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET was on the way, again. This would be just six years after New Line Cinema rebooted Wes Craven ’s classic horror film the first time. Jackie Earle Haley , who played Freddy in the reboot, isn’t expected to return. So that leaves us with plenty to work with, casting a new Freddy...
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The Good, The Bad & The Badass: Michael Caine

Last week, we took a look at the career of the excellent Elizabeth Banks , one of the most talented actresses working today. This week, we examine the storied career of one of the great legends of our time... Michael Caine I can't believe it's taken me this long to get to Michael Caine . In fact when I was looking at potential subjects for this...
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Review: Youth

  PLOT: Two old friends – a retired composer ( Michael Caine ) and a legendary film director ( Harvey Keitel ) – come to terms with growing old while on vacation at a luxury health spa  in the Swiss Alps. REVIEW: They might has well just have called YOUTH “Beauty” for all the sumptuousness of the visuals on display in this – director...
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The Good, The Bad & The Badass: Elizabeth Banks

Last time on The Good, The Bad & The Badass , we took a look at the career of actor Woody Harrelson . This week, we look at one of his HUNGER GAMES co-stars... Elizabeth Banks Nobody's having as good a year professionally as Elizabeth Banks , and her success is well-deserved. A star-in-the-making for over a decade now, Banks has always felt like one...
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Netflix & Brad Pitt's Plan B to back Bong Joon-ho's monster pic Okja

Things are moving swimmingly for OKJA, the upcoming monster flick from THE HOST director Bong Joon-ho . The film is currently in pre-production, and it's been announced that Netflix and Brad Pitt 's Plan B shingle have joined the project as backers, with Netflix investing and Plan B co-producing. It has also been confirmed that Jake Gyllenhaal , Tilda Swinton , Paul Dano ,...
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12 Years a Slave screenwriter John Ridley to direct L.A. riots movie

A couple of months ago, there was talk that Ice Cube and his son O'Shea Jackson Jr. might be teaming up for a thriller set during the 1992 Los Angeles riots, and while the report ended up not being true , a different project about the riots is moving forward at Broad Green and Imagine Entertainment. 12 YEARS A SLAVE writer John Ridley has been set to helm the currently...
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Jake Gyllenhaal, Paul Dano, and more circling Bong Joon-ho's monster film

Several days ago we learned that Bong Joon-ho 's latest film will see him reteam with his SNOWPIERCER star Tilda Swinton . Now The Wrap has revealed that several more talented folks are circling OKJA, a monster film which will feature a Korean female lead and a host of English-language supporting actors; the actors in question are Jake Gyllenhaal , Paul Dano , Kelly...
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Michael Caine delivers a powerful performance in this trailer for Youth

YOUTH explores the lifelong bond between two friends, Fred ( Michael Caine ) and Mick ( Harvey Keitel ), as they vacation in a luxury Swiss Alps lodge, pondering retirement. While Fred has no plans to resume his musical career despite the urging of his loving daughter Lena ( Rachel Weisz ), Mick is intent on finishing the screenplay for what may be his last important film for his muse...
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Daniel Radcliffe, Paul Dano to star in peculiar indie dramedy Swiss Army Man

Daniel Radcliffe and Paul Dano (PRISONERS) are set to star in an intriguing sounding indie flick titled SWISS ARMY MAN, and Deadline is reporting Mary Elizabeth Winstead (SCOTT PILGRIM VS. THE WORLD) has also joined the project. The movie comes from directors Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert (known as "the Daniels), and it was developed at the Sundance lab. The...
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Exclusive Interview: Love & Mercy's John Cusack, Elizabeth Banks & Paul Dano

Music biographies can be tricky, yet from the very first scene in LOVE & MERCY, you can tell filmmaker Bill Pohlad has crafted something truly special. In this complex and powerful drama, we see the incredibly talented Brian Wilson of The Beach Boys at two very different times in his life. And both John Cusack and Paul Dano give superb performances. The two actors both...
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