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Criterion Collection 50% Off Sale Ends Soon, Here's What You Should Grab While You Can

Criterion Collection 50% Off Sale Ends Soon, Here's What You Should Grab While You Can

Criterion Collection collectors look forward to November every year, for that is when Barnes and Noble runs its annual 50% off sale on the labels highly-coveted but expensive catalog of film releases. For those of you who are not familiar with Criterion, they are a movie label that focuses on releasing important classic and contemporary […]

Mattel Taps MGM For Film Based on View-Master Toy

A planned remake of the 1987 Cannon Films’ feature Masters of the Universe is under development with Sony, based on Mattel’s toy line and TV series of the same name.We leave with you a vintage 70s View-Master commercial starring Henry Fonda and Jodie Foster. Mattel, who’s no stranger to adapting their products into feature films,[...]

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What If The Academy Awards Had a Best Sci-Fi/Fantasy Film Category?

How well an actor fits a character is always going to be an issue, but you can't compare performances by Lady Gaga in A Star is Born to Amanda Seyfried in Anon or Jodie Foster in Hotel Artemis.[caption id="attachment_853712" align="aligncenter" width="2000"] Global Road Entertainment[/caption]Expanding will also provide opportunities creatively within both genres[...]


Conan O'Brien Holds Auditions for Batgirl

I didn't know I needed to see Jodie Foster as Oracle, but I really, really do now after Conan O'Brien held auditions for Batgirl.There are certainly some surprise hopefuls who stop by, and some interesting acting choices, but this is the stuff we love to see from Team CoCo:[...]


'Hotel Artemis' Review: An Epic Cast Trapped in a Mediocre Script

When the cast was announced for Hotel Artemis, it was sure to be brilliant: Jodie Foster, Sterling Brown, Sofia Boutella, Jeff Goldblum, Dave Bautista, Charlie Day, and Zachary Quinto Those actors by themselves are a who's-who list of solid action performances and each also known to be able to push some solid intensity.Then came the[...]

Charlie Brooker Black Mirror

Black Mirror Season 4: Charlie Brooker on What the Show is Trying to Do

The video also features producer Annabel Jones discussing the freedom the series has to do just about any type of genre they want, from a black-and-white to a space epic to an American indie film (which they do with Jodie Foster as the director) Foster talks about the short story form having a beginning, middle,[...]

James Gunn Responds to Jodie Foster's Criticism of Superhero Movies

Oscar-winning actress Jodie Foster has opinions Rightly so, most of the time, having navigated the tumultuous world of film (both in front of and behind the camera) for as long as she has No, that isn't a crack about her age, it's an observation that maybe she knows what she's talking about. That said, Foster has been[...]

Matt Damon Is Having A Bad Hair Day In The New Elysium Trailer

While he might not be a master of stone-cold filmmaking technique, I do think he's a great storyteller with enough skill to frame his metaphorical worlds in exciting cinema.Here is the third trailer for his sophomore effort, starring Matt Damon, Jodie Foster and Sharlto Copley.[youtube][/youtube]Nothing terribly new there, but it does seem more District 9-y[...]

First Looks At Jodie Foster As The Villain In Neill Blomkamps's Elysium

This is just what Jodie Foster looked like on the footage from Elysium played at Comic-Con last summer.Well done Simply Jodie on Twitter for digging them up Somehow.Foster's character in the film is Secretary Rhodes, a public official invested in maintaining the status quo.In short, that means keeping the rich rich and the poor working[...]

First Image From Polanski's Carnage

Reilly, Jodie Foster, Kate Winslet and Christoph Waltz in character for Roman Polanski's now-filming Carnage.The film is adapted from Yasmin Reza's play God of Carnage, a pitch-black comedy about two pairs of parents meeting to discuss an altercation between their kids Polanski has decided not to open anything up but keep it all in one room,[...]

Neill Blomkamp's Elysium Headed To Sony, Will Follow Up With Chappie

Sony have made the winning bid and will get to distribute Neill Blomkamp's Elysium, a sci-fi film with Matt Damon, Jodie Foster and Sharlto Copley As reports of the picture come through, we're starting to learn more and more about it:It's "an unabashedly big movie" It's set 100 years into the future It is a "social allegory" Blade[...]

Jodie Foster Cast In Neill Blomkamp's Elysium

Jodie Foster has just joined Sharlto Copley and Matt Damon in the so-secret-we-only-know-its-genre, sci-fi film.And, seeing as it's so secret there's nothing else to tell you and all that remains for me to do is thank Deadline for the heads up and find a suitable picture of Ms Foster.How about this one?I sure hope some[...]