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2016 Academy Awards: This Year’s Biggest Snubs and Surprises

Kaitlyn Laurie | January 14, 2016 - 4:11 pm

Now that all of the 2016 Oscar nominations have been revealed, let’s discuss this year’s biggest Academy Award’s snubs and surprises, and of course, #OscarsSoWhite part deux.

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Golden Globes 2016: A Zagat-Style Twitter Rating of Best Motion Picture Nominees

Mia Lardiere | January 8, 2016 - 12:00 pm

This is as high-brow as 140 characters can get.

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‘The Martian’ Trailer: Matt Damon Is Stuck On Mars

Peggy Truong | June 8, 2015 - 2:52 pm

How many movie stars does it take to rescue Matt Damon?

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‘Exodus: Gods and Kings’ Trailer: It’s Christian Bale Vs. Joel Edgerton

Peggy Truong | July 9, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Here’s your first look at Ridley Scott’s latest epic film Exodus: Gods and Kings.

No, Russell Crowe isn’t going to appear from a dark corner and save everyone, but it sure feels like he’ll show up, eventually.

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Here’s Christian Bale as Moses in Ridley Scott’s ‘Exodus’

Barbara DeFranco | October 24, 2013 - 11:00 am

He just fattened up and and sported an unattractive combover to to star in David O. Russell’s ’70s-era crime drama American Hustle, and now Christian Bale is healthy and hairy in Ridley Scott’s Biblical epic Exodus. … More »

Here’s Another Trailer for ‘The Counselor,’ Featuring a Sexy, Smoldering Michael Fassbender

Peggy Truong | August 7, 2013 - 4:30 pm

The latest trailer for Ridley Scott’s The Counselor really begs the question, how many ways can Michael Fassbender slay us with his eyes?

Save for a few new clips and lines from Brad Pitt, the new trailer is more of the same. Like its previous previews (here and here), the film sets viewers… More »

‘The Counselor’ Trailer: Cameron Diaz, Penelope Cruz Strip Down, Michael Fassbender Gets Bad

Peggy Truong | July 18, 2013 - 7:00 pm

No need to polish up on your Russian: an English version of The Counselor trailer has just been unveiled. And it’s pretty stirring.

Michael Fassbender plays the whole good-looking-bad-guy card pretty well. Penelope Cruz and Cameron Diaz talk about the former’s huge diamond ring at some swanky spa, all while looking pretty much… More »

The Buzz on Blu: ‘Magic Mike,’ ‘Blade Runner’ and ‘Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter’

Todd Gilchrist | October 24, 2012 - 5:40 pm

As Steven Spielberg’s mammoth biopic about Abraham Lincoln advances towards theaters, Timur Bekmambetov’s decidedly more fantastical interpretation of the Great Emancipator tops this week’s list of Blu-ray releases.

Meanwhile, Channing Tatum’s male-stripper tome, Magic Mike, and a re-release of Ridley Scott’s iconic sci-fi classic Blade Runner rank among the movies Celebuzz considers must-haves… More »

Tom Cruise Dines with Ridley Scott, Brother of Late ‘Top Gun’ Director Tony Scott (PHOTO)

Andrea Simpson | October 15, 2012 - 3:20 pm

Tom Cruise has united with Ridley Scott — just two months after the director’s famed brother committed suicide. The late Tony Scott – also a director — was perhaps best known for helming Cruise’s Top Gun.

The two dined at a London restaurant on Saturday night, but they weren’t alone: the actor and… More »

The Buzz on Blu: ‘Prometheus,’ ‘E.T.’ and ‘It’s Always Sunny’ Season 7

Todd Gilchrist | October 9, 2012 - 7:30 pm

After a few weeks of blockbusters and animated classics, sci-fi films old and new are at the top of this week’s home video choices.

Meanwhile, Warner Home Video released a pair of Alfred Hitchcock thrillers – including a uniquely dimensionalized movie for folks looking to add old-school titles to their 3D collection –… More »

Tobey Maguire Cut From Ang Lee’s ‘Life of Pi’

Todd Gilchrist | September 5, 2012 - 2:54 pm

It’s rare enough for an actor of  Tobey Maguire’s stature to be cut from a film. It’s even rarer that the dirctor who cut him is also the one who gave him his first big break.

Yet that’s what happened with upcoming Oscar hopeful Life of Pi, directed by Ang Lee, who gave… More »

Tony Scott Death: 4 Latest Developments

Lance Debler | August 21, 2012 - 10:51 am

As Hollywood grapples with the loss of famed director Tony Scott, details continue to emerge about his shocking suicide.

Among them: initial reports that the 68-year-old helmer of Top Gun was suffering from brain cancer appear to be false.  Scott jumped from the Vincent Thomas Bridge in San Pedro, Calif., on Sunday.

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Tony Scott’s Death: 7 Latest Developments in the Director’s Tragic Suicide Case

Celebuzz | August 20, 2012 - 4:01 pm

As the entertainment world comes to terms with the shocking news that veteran director Tony Scott has died, a picture of why the father of two took his own life on Sunday has started to emerge.

At just 68, the director of Top Gun and producer of The Good Wife jumped from the Vincent… More »

Tony Scott, Famed Director of ‘Top Gun,’ Commits Suicide, Jumps Off L.A. Bridge

Dylan Howard | August 20, 2012 - 12:29 am

The director behind Hollywood blockbusters Top Gun, Days of Thunder, Crimson Tide, Man on Fire and Beverly Hills Cop II jumped to his death off a bridge in San Pedro, Calif., on Sunday, the Los Angeles County Coroner has confirmed.

68-year-old British film director Tony Scott — also a co-producer of CBS’ The Good Wife and… More »

Leonardo DiCaprio Is The King Of The ‘Brave New World’

Celebuzz | August 6, 2009 - 5:15 pm

Leonardo DiCaprio is reportedly teaming up with legendary sci-fi filmmaker Ridley Scott (of Blade Runner and Alien fame) for an on-screen adaptation of Aldous Huxley’s classic dystopian nightmare novel Brave New World, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
Currently, the two are only signed on to produce the project, but it is expected that Scott… More »

Russell Crowe and Leonardo: Pals Full of ‘Lies’

Celebuzz | October 6, 2008 - 9:39 am

Russell Crowe and Leonardo DiCaprio star in the new Ridley Scott flick, Body of Lies, and have apparently become fast friends.
They first met on the set of The Quick and the Dead and both managed to fight off the wiles of Ms. Sharon Stone.
We know this because USA Today reports that… More »