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2015 Emmy Nominations Ballots: Shocks and Surprise Submissions and Omissions

  The official submissions for the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards have been revealed and as with every year, not without some surprises, shocks and controversy. For example, with all of the ballyhoo about the rule changes that happened earlier this year around Guest vs. Supporting performances (guest performers had to have appeared in less than 50% of a total season’s ...

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TRAILER: ‘The Martian,’ starring Matt Damon and Jessica Chastain

Ridley Scott goes back to space in the new drama The Martian, starring Matt Damon and based on the best-selling book of the same name. Damon plays astronaut Mark Watney who is left behind after a Mars mission is aborted and presumed dead. Only thing is he’s not. He wakes up after the brutal storm that forced his crew to ...

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2015 Tony Award Winners: Fun Home and Curious Incident Take 5 Apiece

Fun Home and The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time came away the big winners at the Tonys, winning five apiece, including the top honors in their respective categories of Best Musical and Best Play. Alex Sharp managed to pull off a surprise win for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play, besting Bradley ...

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TRAILER: Spielberg and Hanks Re-Team for ‘Bridge of Spies’

Oscar winners Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks re-team for the Cold War era thriller Bridge of Spies and we have the first trailer for the October release. The true story of a New York insurance lawyer tapped to negotiate the prisoner swap of an American pilot for a Russian spy was written by Matt Charman and Joel & Ethan Coen ...

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‘The Walk’ to Open 53rd New York Film Festival

Robert Zemekis’s biopic of twin towers wire walker Phillipe Petit (based on his memoir To Reach the Clouds) will open the 53rd New York Film Festival. The true story stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Petit, the Frenchman who walked between the twin towers on a wire in 1974. The documentary on this event, Man on Wire, won the Oscar for Best ...

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2015 TCA Nominations: Empire and Transparent Dominate

The Television Critics Association have announced their 2015 nominations and freshman shows Empire and Transparent lead the way with four nominations apiece, including both making it into Program of the Year. In fact, the amount of new blood in this year’s nominees forced out even winners from last year. Orange is the New Black, The Good Wife and Louie all ...

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TRAILER: First look at the breathtaking ‘Everest’ trailer with Jason Clarke and Jake Gyllenhaal

Universal Pictures has dropped the first trailer for its fall release Everest and it’s a breathtaking, nailbiting bit of suspense as it details the events of a hiking trip that turned tragic. The film stars Jason Clarke, Josh Brolin, John Hawkes, Robin Wright, Michael Kelly, Sam Worthington, Keira Knightley, Emily Watson and Jake Gyllenhaal and is directed by Baltasar Kormakur (2012’s ...

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TRAILER: Carey Mulligan is an Oscar Player in ‘Suffragette’

The trailer for Sarah Gavron’s Suffragette from Focus Features is here and it looks to be a major Oscar player this year. Inspired by real events, Mulligan plays Maud, a working wife and mother who is recruited by the women’s suffragette movement in the U.K. Meryl Streep plays Emmeline Pankhurst, the leader of the women’s rebellion and the film also ...

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