Posts tagged "Killing Them Softly"

‘Breaking Dawn,’ ‘Playing For Keeps’ and ‘Killing Them Softly': Five Flicks in Five Clicks

Between tentpole blockbusters, limited releases and film festivals, hundreds of movies are released every year, often a dozen at a time. Friday almost invariably unleashes a whole new set of choices on moviegoers, who not only have to choose from these options, but remember what all of them are, while deflecting critical acclaim, marketing muscle,…
By: Todd Gilchrist / December 7, 2012

‘Twilight’ Reigns Again, ‘Killing Them Softly’ is DOA

Brad Pitt proved to be no match for Kristen Stewart, James Bond and President Lincoln. Twilight: Breaking Dawn -- Part 2, Skyfall and Lincoln held onto their box office perches for the third week in a row. Read on for how the rest of the weekend movies fared.
By: Phil Pirrello / December 3, 2012

Flashback Friday: Brad Pitt in ‘Thelma and Louise’ (VIDEO)

Brad Pitt is the creme de la creme of household names. As one of America’s most-loved and most-crushed upon superstars, his recognition is largely due to to his picture-perfect looks. However, Pitt supersedes all of that hype with a versatile repertoire and pristine acting skills that are hard to match. From…
By: Alexa Kravitz / November 30, 2012

‘Breaking Dawn’ Vs. ‘Killing Them Softly': Box Office Battle (POLL)

Brad Pitt's new movie, Killing Them Softly, is (literally) gunning after Twilight: Breaking Dawn -- Part 2 for box office supremacy this weekend. But will Pitt in badass mode be enough to dethrone Bella and Team Edward? Celebuzz wants you to weigh in on this weekend's battle at the box office.
By: Phil Pirrello / November 29, 2012

‘Killing Them Softly': What The Critics Are Saying

Brad Pitt returns to the big screen playing against type as a mob enforcer in director Andrew Dominik’s violent crime thriller, Killing Them Softly. Based on the novel Cogan’s Trade, Soflty stars Pitt as a man hunting down two crooks who ripped off a Mob-backed card game. While Pitt may be a newcomer…
By: Phil Pirrello / November 29, 2012

Brad Pitt Addresses ‘SNL’s’ Spoof of His Chanel Ad: ‘It’s Fair Play’

Brad Pitt is a being a good sport about his much-critiqued Chanel ad. “It’s fair play,” the actor laughed in regards to the recent Saturday Night Live sketch during an appearance on ABC's Good Morning America on Thursday. “I did press all day yesterday and I was getting crushed [for…
By: Lauren DiMascio / November 29, 2012

Brad Pitt Mulling David Fincher’s ‘20,000 Leagues Under the Sea’

Director David Fincher (The Social Network) has spent years trying to get his remake of Disney's 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea in front of cameras, searching for a leading man to help greenlight the picture. Fincher has courted long-time collaborator Brad Pitt for the job, and it looks like Killing Them Softly star may take it.
By: Phil Pirrello / November 28, 2012

Brad Pitt Blasts Crooks in ‘Killing Them Softly’ (EXCLUSIVE IMAGES)

Brad Pitt returns to the big screen this weekend with the crime thriller Killing Them Softly, and Celebuzz has exclusive images showcasing Pitt’s badassery on display. Killing reteams Pitt with his The Assassination of Jesse James director Andrew Dominik, featuring the World War Z star as a hired gun on the trail…
By: Phil Pirrello / November 28, 2012

‘Les Miserables’ Surprises Audiences; Tom Cruise ‘Kills’ in London; ‘Hobbit’ Hurries to Finish

Even though things slowed down over Thanksgiving break, Hollywood managed to eek out a few news stories. The Hobbit, Les Miserables and Tom Cruise’s next sci-fi epic, All You Need Is Kill, kept many informed in between turkey and Black Friday craziness. Would you like to know more? Sure ya do!
By: Phil Pirrello / November 26, 2012

‘Breaking Dawn,’ ‘Skyfall’ and ‘Lincoln': What Are Thanksgiving 2012’s Must-See Movies? (GALLERY)

Aside from eating foods people only really eat once a year, Thanksgiving is also the time to spend a day or two at the movies. The holiday traditionally gives Hollywood one of its biggest weekends of the year, and this year's holiday season is no exception. Several movies are jockeying for your attention at the…
By: Phil Pirrello / November 22, 2012