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Joe Manganiello Reveals ‘Magic Mike 2′ Will Begin Filming in The Fall

Awwwwww, yeahhhh! Magic Mike 2 will start shooting in the fall, Joe Manganiello revealed in an interview with  …

Barbara DeFranco | March 28, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Jude Law: Everyone’s Got A Dark Side (VIDEO)

Jude Law’s second project with director Steven Soderbergh didn’t come with too many surprises.

Like 2011’s Contagion, Law’s character in Side Effects is a complicated one, with a possible evil side only reserved for the audience.

“What was intriguing to me about this piece is that the characters in it are all…

Peggy Truong | February 9, 2013 - 2:10 pm

Catherine Zeta-Jones: ‘A Good Script Is Like Finding Gold’ (VIDEO)

Since making her breakthrough in 1998 in The Mask of Zorro, Catherine Zeta-Jones has enjoyed a remarkable variety of acting opportunities: cat burglar, pregnant drug lord, a vaudevillian inmate, a hard-edged chef, and in her new film, Side Effects, a mysterious psychiatrist.

But after working with director Steven Soderbergh for the third time,…

Todd Gilchrist | February 8, 2013 - 10:00 pm

7 Scariest Made-Up Movie Drugs

Steven Soderbergh reteamed with his Contagion crew for the thriller Side Effects, which follows a doctor whose prescription of anti-anxiety medication proves to have tragic consequences.

A serious dramatic thriller that launches a debate about the ubiquitousness and so-called normalcy of incorporating prescription drugs into our everyday lives, Side Effects is the latest,…

Lily Harrison | February 8, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Weekend Movie Preview — Five Flicks In Five Clicks

Zombie love ruled at the box-office last week, but can the heartfelt undead defend themselves against fighter jets, poison pills and identity theft? Taking in nearly $21 million, Warm Bodies will have to hold up against the Jason Bateman-Melissa McCarthy comedy Identity Thief, the pharmacological thriller Side Effects from director Steven Soderbergh and the IMAX…

Alexa Kravitz | February 8, 2013 - 1:30 pm

‘Side Effects’ vs. ‘Identity Thief’: Box Office Battle (POLL)

This weekend at the movies, Magic Mike himself challenges one of the stars of Bridesmaids to Box Office Thunderdome.

Channing Tatum and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo’s Rooney Mara headline Steven Soderbergh’s psychological thriller, Side Effects, while Melissa McCarthy and Jason Bateman play it for laughs in Identity Thief.


Phil Pirrello | February 7, 2013 - 9:00 pm

‘Side Effects’: How Did the (Prescription) Drug-Fueled Thriller Affect Critics?

The less you know about Side Effects, the better.

At least that’s what the critics recommend for the twisted new film from director Steven Soderbergh, starring Channing Tatum, Jude Law and Rooney Mara.

Effects centers on Mara’s character, Emily, who finds herself suffering from depression when her husband (Tatum) is released…

Phil Pirrello | February 7, 2013 - 8:40 pm

From Clooney to Channing: Steven Soderbergh’s Best Films (PHOTOS)

This Friday’s release of Side Effects, the new thriller starring Channing Tatum and Rooney Mara, marks director Steven Soderbergh’s last film. On the big screen at least.

The prolific director, who broke onto the scene more than 20 years ago with the provocative indie drama Sex, Lies and Videotape, plans to retire from Hollywood filmmaking. (His last “official”

Phil Pirrello | February 7, 2013 - 6:00 pm

5 Things You Don’t Know About ‘Side Effects’ Star Rooney Mara (PHOTOS)

“[She] has that innate quality. It’s called watchability.”

Steven Soderbergh is talking about Rooney Mara, the leading lady in his new thriller, Side Effects. And Hollywood has been watching the 27-year-old actress very closely, ever since she caught the town’s eye in David Fincher’s The Social Network. Mara went from the founder of Facebook’s ex-girlfriend to…

Celebuzz | February 7, 2013 - 3:15 pm

Watch: Rooney Mara Reveals How She Beats the Acting Odds

Since 2010, Rooney Mara has worked with David Fincher twice and Steven Soderbergh once – not bad for an actress whose “breakthrough” role also came that same year when she starred in the remake of A Nightmare on Elm Street.

But the actress tells Celebuzz that even with the abundance of great opportunities…

Todd Gilchrist | February 5, 2013 - 7:30 pm

‘Side Effects’: Channing Tatum and Rooney Mara Discover the Perils of Prescription Medication

Side Effects is a new psychological thriller from director Steven Soderbergh (Ocean’s Eleven, Magic Mike) and screenwriter Scott Z. Burns (Contagion, The Bourne Ultimatum).

For what he claims is his “final feature film,” Soderbergh lined up an all-star cast including Channing Tatum, Jude Law, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Rooney Mara.

This will…

Todd Gilchrist | February 5, 2013 - 1:20 pm

Watch: Catherine Zeta-Jones Says We All Have to Take Responsibility for Violence in the Media

In the new film Side Effects, director Steven Soderbergh tackles a tough question with no easy answer: after a young woman commits murder while on antidepressants, the authorities struggle to determine who’s responsible for the crime – the perpetrator, the medicine she took, or the man who prescribed it?

But the film echoes…

Celebuzz | February 1, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Channing Tatum and Rooney Mara Get a Prescription for Trouble in ‘Side Effects’ (VIDEO)

Channing Tatum and Rooney Mara play a young married couple torn apart by her use of prescription medicine in director Steven Soderbergh’s Side Effects.

Although it remains a mystery precisely what sort of pills Mara’s character takes in the film, an exclusive new TV spot reveals that her usage leads to some potentially…

Todd Gilchrist | January 24, 2013 - 1:00 pm

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

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…

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

Channing Tatum Talks ‘Magic Mike’ Sequel: ‘It’s a Road Movie’

Be prepared, ladies: Channing Tatum is already planning Magic Mike’s big sequel.

Though a Broadway play of the Steven Soderbergh-helmed movie is already in the works, the 32-year-old actor says he wants to see his stripper persona grace the silver screen one more time.

“You know, we are talking a lot…

Gabrielle Chung | September 11, 2012 - 1:54 pm