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The US distribution rights to “The Riot Club” have been bought by IFC Films. The film focuses on the Riot Club, a society made up of Oxford University’s elite. The films follows Miles (Max Irons) and Alistair (Sam Claflin), new students who want to join the club,  through their initiation. The group must maintain their reputation, but only in public since their actions behind closed doors are debauchery in its purest form. Graham Broadbent and Peter Czernin produced the film while Long Scherfig served as its director. The film also starsRead More
With TIFF in full swing, Anna Kendrick‘s “The Last 5 Years” landed the film festival’s first major distribution deal with North American distributor Radius, Variety reports. Based on the musical by Jason Robert Brown, the film also stars Jeremy Jordan, who’s well-versed in Broadway acting and musical performances. This musical comedy-drama explores the breakdown of a marriage from two perspectives: an up-and-coming writer and his struggling, not-so-succesful actress wife. Radius is planning a Valentine’s Day 2015 release for the film in the U.S. Directed and written by Richard LaGravenese, the film isRead More
Lily Collins Sam Claflin Love Rosie 2
Variety reports that Christian Ditter‘s “Love, Rosie” has been acquired by The Film Arcade and Paramount Home Media Distribution for U.S. distribution. The Constantin Film rom-com, which is based on the 2005 novel “Where Rainbows End” by Cecelia Ahern, chronicles twelve years in the friendship/potential romance between Rosie (Lily Collins) and Alex (Sam Claflin), two best friends who have been inseparable since they were five-year-olds. That connection, however, is put to the test after Alex moves to the U.S. for university. In addition to Collins and Claflin, the Juliette Towhidi-scriptedRead More
Dan Stevens The Guest
Dan Stevens and Maika Monroe star in “The Guest,” the Sundance Film Festival horror hit from director Adam Winguard. The film will be released on September 19th, but if you live in Los Angeles or will be in the area, we have your chance to see it more than a month early when it screens at the Sundance Next Fest on Sunday, August 10th at 4pm. Simply retweet the message below on Twitter to win. Must be following us! Winner will be contacted via Direct Message on or before Thursday,Read More
'Game of Thrones' Season 4 Finale
Has it really been ten episodes already? No matter, this week the fourth season of “Game of Thrones” comes to a close… And the same might be said for a few of those Westeros-dwelling folk. THE NORTH As he declared in the last episode, Jon Snow (Kit Harington) sets off to have a chat with Mance Rayder (Ciaran Hinds) about calling off the continued attack on the Night’s Watch. Over drinks to fallen friends, the duo attempt to negotiate. Basically what Mance wants isn’t to take over Castle Black, butRead More
Shailene Woodley has hinted that her role as Hazel Grace Lancaster in Josh Boone‘s “The Fault in Our Stars” may just be her last turn in a young adult-centric film. The 22-year-old actress — who received her breakout role in 2008 at the age of 16 as the star of ABC Family’s teen drama “The Secret Life of the American Teenager” — revealed to Parade Magazine about her latest role in “Fault”: “I knew that world very well. It was bittersweet when I saw the movie, because it’s probably theRead More
Lionsgate has announced today that principal photography has commenced in Atlanta for Robert Schwentke‘s “Insurgent,” the second installment in the “Divergent” young adult franchise. Based on Veronica Roth’s New York Times bestselling trilogy, “Insurgent” is a follow-up to Neil Burger’s “Divergent,” which saw its young protagonist, Beatrice “Tris” Prior (Shailene Woodley), discovering that her divergent personality trait is a threat not only to the corrupted government, but also to her own safety. Now branded to the public as being divergents, Tris and her partner Four (Theo James) find themselves inRead More
The Hateful Eight
If an exclusive report today by Showbiz411‘s Roger Friedman is in fact true, then it looks like Quentin Tarantino‘s western “The Hateful Eight” will be heading to the big screen after all. According to the report, Tarantino’s “The Hateful Eight” — which is described in a review by The Playlist as “a VistaVision post-Civil War chamberpiece if that makes sense, bringing together a bunch of dangerous and eccentric folks, cooping them up in a haberdashery during a blizzard and letting the sparks fly” — is slated to start this November.Read More
After a long wait, Warner Bros have finally announced the title of Zack Snyder’s follow-up to “Man of Steel,” which has been thought to be a set-up for the eventual “Justice League” movie. Well, the title all but confirms it: “Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice.” “Dawn of Justice” is now filming in Detroit, with future filming to take place in nearby Illinois, and not-so-nearby Africa and the South Pacific. Henry Cavill is reprising hi role as Clark Kent aka Superman, while Ben Affleck will play Bruce Wayne, aka Batman.Read More
Shailene Woodley in "Divergent"
Just a few months after breaking the “YA curse,” filming is set to begin on Summit/Lionsgate’s “Insurgent,” the second film in the series based on Veronica Roth’s “Divergent” novels. Ansel Elgort, who plays Caleb Prior, shared a tweet revealing that he’d be heading down to Atlanta this week to prep for filming. “Insurgent” picks up where “Divergent” left off, with Tris (Shailene Woodley), Four (Theo James), Marcus (Ray Stevenson), Caleb (Elgort), and Peter (Miles Teller) on the run from Jeanine (Kate Winslet). The film’s official synopsis is as follows: “BeatriceRead More