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Charting Brie Larson’s Ascent to Awards Season Darling

Scott Baumgartner | February 27, 2016 - 11:15 am

Brie Larson appears to be an overnight success, taking home a Golden Globe and a SAG Award, not to mention an Oscar nomination for her breathtaking performance as a woman held in captivity for seven years in the stirring film Room. But the actress’s climb to stardom began long ago.

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Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller Have an Important Message for Moviegoers

Peggy Truong | August 16, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller will kick your a** out of the movie theater, if they catch you texting during a screening.

That’s the message The Spectacular Now co-stars are spreading through a PSA for Alamo Drafthouse.

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Miles Teller Describes ‘The Spectacular Now’ Sex Scene

Kelly Lynch | August 2, 2013 - 9:00 am

If there’s one thing that will make you go “ah, youth” while watching The Spectacular Now (in theaters today), it will be the love scene between Sutter (Miles Teller) and Amy (Shailene Woodley).

While Teller wasn’t entirely psyched about my description of said scene (I called it “cute”), while Woodley was happy to… More »


‘The Spectacular Now’ Will Totally Make You Want A Summer Fling

Kelly Lynch | August 1, 2013 - 6:00 pm

I sat down with Miles Teller and Shailene Woodley, curious to know if it was a stretch for them to revert back to their 18-year-old selves for The Spectacular Now.

Teller drew a few similarities between himself and his character, Sutter.  Back in high school, the actor was a well-rounded, popular student who… More »


Get a First Look at a Scene from ‘The Spectacular Now’

Robert Kessler | July 26, 2013 - 6:00 am

Here’s a clip from the upcoming The Spectacular Now starring Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller. The coming-of-age tale tells the story of Sutter and Aimee who, in this scene, share their first kiss. Director James Ponsoldt calls it “one of my favorite scenes in the entire movie.”

The Spectacular Now received rave reviews… More »