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Trailers from Hell: John Landis Meets Groucho, Harpo & Chico 'At the Circus'

"Groucho, Woody and... Chevy?" week kicks off at Trailers from Hell, with director John Landis introducing the Marx brothers' "At the Circus," featuring Groucho's iconic song, "Lydia the Tatooed Lady."
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  • August 27, 2012 12:16 PM
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Alexander Skarsgard's Calvin Klein Encounter: Shades of Christian Grey?

"True Blood" star Alexander Skarsgard sizzles in this Calvin Klein ad for Encounter perfume for men. THR suggests that he's auditioning for the lead role in "Fifty Shades of Grey." Certainly the folks who made the ad had that color pallette--and erotic heat--in mind.
  • By Anne Thompson
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  • August 25, 2012 5:19 PM
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It's Hammer Time: UK's Celebrated Genre Studio Launches YouTube Channel

Britain's historic horror studio Hammer recently launched its own YouTube channel, which includes content from contemporary Hammer films (like the sequel to the Daniel Radcliffe-starring box office hit "The Woman in Black") as well as beautifully restored classic Hammer titles available for streaming...
  • By Beth Hanna
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  • August 24, 2012 5:00 PM
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Weekly Wrap: Remembering Tony Scott, Zadan & Meron Land Oscars, Weekend Preview, In The Works & More

This week on TOH, we interviewed Craig Zadan and Neil Meron on being the 2013 Oscar producers, we looked ahead to the weekend's offering of new films, we compared Joe Wright's upcoming "Anna Karenina" to the long string of previous film adaptations, paid tribute to director Tony Scott (1944-2012) and much more!
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  • August 24, 2012 4:09 PM
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A Young Tony Scott Stars in Brother Ridley's Short Film, 'Boy and Bicycle' [Video]

Check out a three-minute short film starring a 16-year-old Tony Scott, directed by his brother Ridley. The film is silent, featuring Scott riding a bicycle around British suburbs and exploring his surroundings...
  • By Beth Hanna
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  • August 24, 2012 12:43 PM
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Watch: Oprah Heard About 'Beasts of the Southern Wild' from Obama

Oprah can't stop gushing about Sundance hit and possible Oscar contender "Beasts of the Southern Wild." She calls the film "emotional," "spiritual magical realism," and "truly a work of art." It's hard to imagine anyone not hearing about Behn Zeitlin's tale of Hushpuppy and the Bathtub...
  • By Beth Hanna
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  • August 24, 2012 12:37 PM
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Trailers from Hell: Dan Ireland on Craven's Freddy Kruger Original 'Nightmare on Elm Street'

"The Robots Are Due on Elm St!" week concludes with director Dan Ireland introducing Wes Craven's seminal franchise starter "A Nightmare on Elm Street."
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  • August 24, 2012 12:32 PM
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TIFF Trailer Watch: 'Passion,' De Palma's Bid to Escape Movie Jail

"Passion," Brian De Palma's remake of Alain Corneau's 2010 French flick "Love Crime" (starring Kristin Scott-Thomas and Ludivine Sagnier), scored actresses Rachel McAdams and Noomi Rapace in the starring roles.
  • By Sophia Savage
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  • August 23, 2012 12:53 PM
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Watch: John Williams' 80th Birthday Celebration Includes Obama, Spielberg and Lucas (VIDEO)

Last Saturday octogenarian composer John Williams attended a gala tribute concert for his ongoing 80th birthday celebration at the Tanglewood music festival in Massachusetts. Steven Spielberg and James Taylor made surprise stage appearances, and both President Obama and George Lucas delivered video birthday greetings.
  • By Beth Hanna
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  • August 22, 2012 2:44 PM
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Trailers from Hell: Joe Dante on 'The Invisible Boy,' Robby the Robot's Follow-up to 'Forbidden Planet'

"The Robots Are Due on Elm St!" week continues at Trailers from Hell, today with director-cinephile Joe Dante introducing Robby the Robot's sophomore acting effort, "The Invisible Boy."
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  • August 22, 2012 1:03 PM
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