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Win tickets to Woody Allen’s IRRATIONAL MAN starring Joaquin Phoenix

The resurgent Joaquin Phoenix makes an unexpected foray into the farcical world of late-career Woody Allen in Irrational Man. He stars as a burned-out philosophy professor who takes a job at a Rhode Island College and becomes involved with a teacher (Parker Posey) as well as a precocious student (Emma Stone), but won’t find meaning in his life until an existential act …

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Win a double pass to Alejandro González Iñárritu’s BIRDMAN starring Michael Keaton

Mexican filmmaker Alejandro González Iñárritu — known for his dark, earnest, non-linear dramas (Amores Perros, 21 Grams, Babel) — delivers the most stylish and entertaining work of his career with Birdman. The film follows a former cinema superhero (Michael Keaton, in what will be his definitive performance), as he attempts to reinvigorate his career with an ambitious Broadway production. The impressive supporting cast includes Emma Stone, Zach Galifianakis, …

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[WATCH] Trailer #2 for Dreamworks Animation’s THE CROODS

Following a colourful and spectacular first trailer, DreamWorks Animation have released an equally promising new trailer for The Croods which reveals more of the dangerous prehistoric world that the titular family — voiced by Nicolas Cage, Emma Stone, Catherine Keener, Clark Duke and Cloris Leachman — are forced to explore, with the aid of a strapping young hero (Ryan Renolds). This trailer …

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[WATCH] Trailer #2 for GANGSTER SQUAD pits Ryan Gosling against Sean Penn

Warner Bros. seemed to have a sure-fire hit on their hands with the star-studded crime saga Gangster Squad before their marketing campaign ran into trouble following the tragic Aurora shootings in July. The first trailer highlighted a violent shootout in a movie theatre which reportedly took place at the film’s end, so Warner’s pulled the trailer and …

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[WATCH] Red-band trailer for raunchy, star-studded anthology MOVIE 43

Anthology films are usually limited to somewhat artful endeavours for cinephiles — Three Extremes, Paris, Je t’aime, To Each His Own Cinema — but that’s about to change with Movie 43, an R-rated comedy anthology overseen by Peter Farrelly and boasting an enormously diverse cast of Hollywood stars as well as some intriguing directors. Made up of twenty segments from a …

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[WATCH] Colourful & spectacular first trailer for DreamWorks Animation’s THE CROODS featuring Nicolas Cage & Emma Stone

DreamWorks Animation look to have another promising hit franchise on their hands with The Croods, a prehistoric comedy adventure that follows the world’s first family as they embark on a journey through spectacular landscapes and discover fantastic creatures following the destruction of their cave. Featuring an impressive voice cast which includes Nicolas Cage, Ryan Reynolds, Emma Stone, …

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[REVIEW] THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN

Sony’s decision to reboot their lucrative Spider-Man franchise a mere five years on from Spider-Man 3 was met with trepidation by most and widely perceived as a cynical, not-too-subtle cash-grab. This leaves The Amazing Spider-Man with the unenviable task of delivering an entertaining new origin story for the web-slinger while also justifying its own existence, with the popular Sam Raimi …

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[WATCH] New THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN footage in Australian trailer

Sony have been bombarding us with The Amazing Spider-Man lately, with the arrival of a new Australian trailer today marking the third of this month (not even counting the viral videos). This trailer begins much the same as the previous two, but then about 90 seconds in you’ll notice two pretty great new scenes – one of …

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[WATCH] THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 4-minute Super Preview

Sony are doing their utmost to remind everyone that The Amazing Spider-Man is imminent, boldly proclaiming that it’s the most anticipated film of the US summer in their latest trailer. Perhaps if it wasn’t for The Dark Knight Rises, Prometheus, Brave… However, I must say that this four-minute “super preview” – essentially a new 90-second scene with the …

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[WATCH] GANGSTER SQUAD Trailer #1 starring Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling & Sean Penn

Zombieland director Ruben Fleischer’s 1940s crime drama Gangster Squad received its first trailer today, showing off an incredible cast that includes Sean Penn, Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling, Nick Nolte, Giovanni Ribisi, Anthony Mackie, Michael Pena and Emma Stone. Adapted from Paul Lieberman’s seven-part Los Angeles Times series (“Crusaders in the underworld: The LAPD takes on organized …

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