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Christopher Rosen is managing entertainment editor at The Huffington Post. Prior to that he was editor at Moviefone and senior editor at Movieline. Christopher has contributed to, The New York Observer, Vulture, The New York Times online and XFinity TV.

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These Are The Best Parts Of 'A Walk Among The Tombstones'

(9) Comments | Posted September 19, 2014 | 9:06 AM

"A Walk Among The Tombstones" is far from perfect. As Vulture's Kyle Buchanan noted on Twitter, the film is severely lacking in female characters who aren't brutalized, and its villains are problematic at best. (A dissenting take on the film's depiction of women was...

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'Big Eyes' Trailer Has Sights On Amy Adams' Next Oscar Nod

(3) Comments | Posted September 18, 2014 | 8:30 PM

Amy Adams has five Oscar nominations to her name since 2006, but its "Big Eyes" that could finally put her in the winner's circle. The Tim Burton film, which The Weinstein Company will release on Christmas Day, tells the story of Margaret Keane (Adams), the famed painter whose...

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Check Out The Stylish First Poster For 'The Homesman'

(1) Comments | Posted September 18, 2014 | 4:31 PM

Hilary Swank's next Oscar nomination might be for "The Homesman." The drama, which premiered to strong reviews at this year's Cannes Film Festival, comes from director Tommy Lee Jones, and stars Swank as a frontierswoman tasked with transporting three other women to Iowa. (Jones co-stars as her initially unwilling partner.)...

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New 'Star Wars' Video Teases 'Episode VII' Millennium Falcon (And The Batmobile)

(5) Comments | Posted September 18, 2014 | 12:00 PM

"Star Wars" fans were gifted with a treat on Thursday: Video of the Millennium Falcon, which will make its reappearance in "Episode VII." Director J.J. Abrams' production company, Bad Robot, tweeted the video tour of the ship's outside, which combines the familiar "Star Wars" theme with...

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Here's The First Poster For 'St. Vincent'

(1) Comments | Posted September 17, 2014 | 4:03 PM

Bill Murray hasn't had a true lead role in a movie since 2005's "Broken Flowers," but that will change next month with the release of "St. Vincent." The Weinstein Company film stars Murray as the title character, a misanthrope with a secret heart of gold who helps his young neighbor...

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Things Are A Little Different In The Movie Version Of 'This Is Where I Leave You'

(1) Comments | Posted September 17, 2014 | 3:52 PM

The following post contains spoilers about "This Is Where I Leave You."

In Jonathan Tropper's "This Is Where I Leave You," Judd Foxman finds out his soon-to-be ex-wife is pregnant with his child on page 12. In Shawn Levy's adaptation of Tropper's best-selling novel, Judd (played by Jason Bateman) hears...

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Bill Hader Doesn't Really Have A Lot To Say About The Changes To Weekend Update

(6) Comments | Posted September 16, 2014 | 5:06 PM

Bill Hader appeared on HuffPost Live on Tuesday to discuss his new role in the indie film "The Skeleton Twins," but the former "Saturday Night Live" cast member couldn't get out of the studio without answering one question about "SNL." Namely, does he have a take on the...

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Lizzie Weber's 'Falling Like Fools' Is Your New Favorite Song About Heartbreak

(1) Comments | Posted September 16, 2014 | 12:37 PM

Fans of the soundtracks to "Once" and "The Fault In Our Stars" will want to check out Lizzie Weber's "Falling Like Fools," a love song about two people who maybe aren't right for each other.

"The song relates that struggle to a poorly executed dance," Weber wrote to...

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"Tribute von Panem: Mockingjay - Teil 1": Endlich ist der Trailer da

(0) Comments | Posted September 16, 2014 | 10:17 AM

Nur Tage nachdem 2 Sekunden des neuen “Tribute von Panem: Mockingjay - Teil 1”-Trailers veröffentlicht wurden, hat Lionsgate nun den vollständigen Clip ins Netz gestellt.

Der neue Film, der das Ende der beliebten Trilogie andeutet, verspricht viel Action aber auch Emotionen.

Wir sind gespannt! “Mockingjay -...

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Matt Damon Will Probably Play Jason Bourne Again After All

(66) Comments | Posted September 16, 2014 | 8:00 AM

Matt Damon will return to play Jason Bourne after all. According to, Damon and "Bourne Ultimatum" director Paul Greengrass are set to reunite for another Bourne movie, the duo's third and the franchise's fifth overall. Universal would release this new Bourne film on July 16, 2016, a...

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Kathryn Hahn Is Through Trying To Be Someone Else

(5) Comments | Posted September 15, 2014 | 2:51 PM

Kathryn Hahn loves the cast of "This Is Where I Leave You" just as much as you do.

"When I drive by and see myself on the poster around those people, I feel like Peter Sellers in 'Being There.' It's like, 'Who's sticking out?'" Hahn joked during a recent interview...

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La nouvelle bande-annonce de «Hunger Games : La Révolte – partie 1» est arrivée (VIDÉO)

(0) Comments | Posted September 15, 2014 | 1:08 PM

Quelques jours après avoir rendu publiques à peine deux secondes de la bande-annonce du film «Hunger Games : La Révolte – Partie 1», Lionsgate a dévoilé, lundi, la bande-annonce complète de la prochaine mégaproduction.

Le nouveau film, qui sonne le début de la fin de la très populaire franchise,...

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Here's The Full 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1' Trailer

(9) Comments | Posted September 15, 2014 | 11:55 AM

Days after releasing just two seconds of the new "Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1" trailer, Lionsgate has unveiled the full tease for the forthcoming blockbuster. The new film, which signals the beginning of the end for the popular YA franchise, will deal with the fallout of what...

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Why Everyone Was Super Interested That 'The Imitation Game' Won TIFF's Audience Award This Year

(3) Comments | Posted September 15, 2014 | 9:00 AM

"'Imitation Game' Audience Award Win Puts Weinsteins Back in Oscar Season Pole Position" reads the headline on awards expert Scott Feinberg's piece over at The Hollywood Reporter. Here's why Feinberg can make such a bold proclamation in September, months before nominations for the 87th annual Academy Awards are...

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'Serena' Trailer Reunites Jennifer Lawrence With Bradley Cooper

(19) Comments | Posted September 12, 2014 | 8:48 AM

Here's how long it has been since "Serena" started development: it was first reported that stars Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper were cast in Susanne Bier's drama on Jan. 30, 2012, 10 months before the duo would appear on screen in "Silver Linings Playbook" and two months prior...

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Everything We Know About The Oscar Race Thus Far

(4) Comments | Posted September 11, 2014 | 6:22 PM

This year's Toronto International Film Festival lineup may have been short a "Gravity" or "12 Years A Slave," but potential awards contenders were littered all over the 2014 schedule. Let's take a look at where things pile up following the prestigious fest, the unofficial kick-off of Oscar season.


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Batmobile From 'Batman V Superman' Officially Revealed

(18) Comments | Posted September 11, 2014 | 8:20 AM

One day after an Instagram user posted an unauthorized photo of the Batmobile on the set of Zack Snyder's "Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice," Snyder took matters into his own hands. The director tweeted an official picture of Batman's ride in all its militaristic glory.

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10 Pictures Of Tom Hardy Playing With A Dog At The Premiere Of 'The Drop'

(22) Comments | Posted September 10, 2014 | 2:59 PM

Tom Hardy stars in "The Drop" opposite the late James Gandolfini, "Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" star Noomi Rapace and Zora the dog. At the film's New York premiere on Tuesday, Hardy was reunited with the dog, which was one of three used in the new...

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Eddie Redmayne's Transformative 'Theory Of Everything' Performance Just Might Win Him An Oscar

(6) Comments | Posted September 10, 2014 | 9:39 AM

The debut of Eddie Redmayne's formidable, career-redefining performance as Stephen Hawking in "The Theory of Everything" was maybe the most talked about moment of this year's Toronto International Film Festival. Redmayne's sartorial choice for the film's premiere -- a teal-green, double-breasted suit from Burberry -- ran a close...

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Why Kevin Kline Loves Playing Charming Misanthropes

(2) Comments | Posted September 9, 2014 | 6:52 PM

Those who scroll aimlessly through Netflix on a nightly basis would be wise to put on 1991's "Soapdish" as soon as possible. Michael Hoffman's satire of soap operas (if you don't remember what those are, ask your parents) is still hilarious, and includes top-shelf performances from Sally Field, Robert Downey...

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