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‘Cloud Atlas,’ ‘Argo’ and ‘Beasts of the Southern Wild’: Movies We’re Thankful For (VIDEO)

Thanksgiving is naturally a time for reflection and appreciation – of family, and the things in our lives that mean the most. Appropriately, Celebuzz assembled a small group of movie experts to talk about the films of 2012 for which they’re most thankful.

Celebuzz Senior Film Editor Todd Gilchrist and writer Alicia

Todd Gilchrist / November 22, 2012

‘Cloud Atlas:’ What Are The Critics Saying? (VIDEO)

This weekend, the directors of The Matrix trilogy returned to science fiction with their most ambitious epic yet – Cloud Atlas.

Andy and Lana Wachowski teamed up with Run Lola Run’s Tom Tykwer to adapt and co-direct the adaptation of David Mitchell’s 2004 novel, which centers on the interconnected lives of several people…

Todd Gilchrist / October 28, 2012

‘Cloud Atlas’ Star Doona Bae on the ‘Genius’ of the Wachowskis and Working in Hollywood

Although she’s appeared in high-profile Korean exports like Sympathy For Mr. Vengeance and The Host, Doona Bae is largely unknown outside the confines of the arthouse cinema circuit. But that may change on October 26 when Cloud Atlas opens. Playing Sonmi-451, a clone in a futuristic Korean landscape, Bae literally respresents the evolution of the…

Todd Gilchrist / October 27, 2012

‘Cloud Atlas’ Star Jim Sturgess on Playing Multiple Characters in One Movie, Tackling Controversy and Making ‘Interesting’ Career Choices

Jim Sturgess began his career in a big way with roles in Across the Universe and 21, films that earned him both critical accolades and commercial success. It’s hard to say which of the two he’ll earn – if not both – from the new movie Cloud Atlas, but the actor says he found some…

Celebuzz / October 26, 2012

‘Cloud Atlas’: Tom Hanks and Halle Berry Help the Wachowskis Beautifully Explore Who We Are (MOVIE REVIEW)

Cloud Atlas feels like the movie that Lana and Andy Wachowski were born (or perhaps reborn) to make. Few commercial filmmakers ask questions as big as they repeatedly do, but their intellectual tenacity (much less ability to communicate them with such visceral intensity) is virtually unparalleled, even if the end result is sometimes as imperfect…

Todd Gilchrist / September 9, 2012