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Casting: Ving Rhames Back For 'Mission: Impossible 5,' Paul Giamatti Joins N.W.A. Biopic And More

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • August 18, 2014 9:42 AM
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Mission: Impossible III Ving Rhames
In case you were worried about the continuity of the "Mission: Impossible" franchise, never fear: Ving Rhames will be back once again for "Mission: Impossible 5." Director Christopher McQuarrie confirmed the actor's return on Twitter, with Rhames reprising his Luther Stickell role.

Casting: Mike Epps Frontrunner For Richard Pryor Biopic, Daisy Ridley Returning For 'Star Wars 8 & 9' And More

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • August 11, 2014 5:00 PM
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Repentant Mike Epps
From Marlon Wayans to Eddie Murphy to Nick Cannon, it seems every six months or so a new name surfaces as the potential lead for the forever developing Richard Pryor biopic. And with Lee Daniels now attached to direct, another contender is now in the pole position for the job —Mike Epps, who recently aced a screen test.

Exclusive: A Secret Is Revealed In Clip From Border Drama 'Frontera' With Ed Harris, Michael Peña & Eva Longoria

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • August 6, 2014 11:05 AM
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Frontera
With election season looming, the debate over immigration is only going to get more heated, nuance be damned. But the forthcoming drama "Frontera" looks to present a complex portrait of the U.S./Mexico border crisis through the prism of a police procedural.

Casting: Rooney Mara Replaces Jessica Chastain In 'Secret Scripture,' Ed Helms Leads Iñárritu‘s 'One Percent' & More

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • July 23, 2014 9:05 AM
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Jessica Chastain may seem like she can do it all, but there's one project it looks like she just can't squeeze in. Attached as recently as this spring to "The Secret Scripture," Cineuropa now reports that Rooney Mara is the young female lead opposite Vanessa Redgrave in the film.

Review: Disney's 'Planes: Fire And Rescue' Starring Dane Cook, Ed Harris, And Julie Bowen

  • By Drew Taylor
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  • July 4, 2014 12:00 PM
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Planes: Fire And Rescue
Last summer's "Planes," while largely marginalized for being a quick cash-in on the lucrative "Cars" franchise, was remarkable in at least one respect: it was the rare animated feature originally intended as a direct-to-video premiere that positively soared on the big screen. The sequel, "Planes: Fire and Rescue," serves as a dramatic improvement over the original, introducing thrilling action sequences and an unexpected emotional dimension.

Amber Heard Joins James Franco's 'Adderall Diaries,' Kristen Wiig Teams With Zach Galifianakis & Owen Wilson & More

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • May 16, 2014 3:54 PM
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 Kristen Wiig. Amber Heard
James Franco continues to work a mile-a-minute, and "The Adderall Diaries" is gearing up. Coming aboard the project are Amber Heard, Ed Harris, Christian Slater, Cynthia Nixon and Jim Parrack, in the movie based on Stephen Elliot's memoir about "a young man navigating the unstable terrain of truth and identity."

Review: 'The Face Of Love' Starring Ed Harris And Annette Bening

  • By Nikola Grozdanovic
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  • March 10, 2014 6:03 PM
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The Face Of Love
Love can be a terrible thing. Sharing a life with someone, building a home together, getting married, having children and merging identities to near incongruous levels are all part of the sacrificing and lifetime decision-making one does when finding “the one.” Imagine being so entwined with your better half for years, only to suddenly lose them forever. The waves of shock and horror must be overwhelming because you didn't just lose the love of your life, your partner and your lover.

Watch: Ed Harris & Annette Bening Find 'The Face Of Love' In Trailer For The Romantic Drama

  • By Cain Rodriguez
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  • January 16, 2014 6:38 PM
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The Face Of Love
While a new crop of films vie for distribution deals over the next ten days at the Sundance Film Festival, last year’s class of festival movies is still rolling out in front of general audiences. Case in point, the Annette Bening-starring “The Face Of Love” will finally be hitting select theaters and VOD in this spring through IFC and the indie studio has released the film’s first trailer.

Watch: Explosive First Trailer For Shakespeare's 'Cymbeline' Starring Ethan Hawke, Milla Jovovich & More

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • November 28, 2013 9:22 AM
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Cymbeline Ed Harris Milla Jovovich Anton Yelchin
Dirty cops, drug dealing biker gangs.... Now this is Shakespeare. Ethan Hawke has reteamed with his "Hamlet" director Michael Almereyda for a contemporary take on "Cymbeline" and they are moving fast. Lensing only went down in August, yet a trailer has emerged online already and it certainly throws any preconceived notions of the Bard out the window.

Watch: January Jones Wants Revenge In New Trailer & Pics For Western 'Sweetwater'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • September 26, 2013 2:26 PM
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With "Mad Men" now stretching out its final season across two years, the cast can rest a bit easier knowing they've still got their main gig to keep them in the limelight. None of the lead actors have really broken out on their own in the movie world just yet, so January Jones won't have to worry too much if her western vengeance flick doesn't quite catch on.

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