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Posted On December 31, 2015By Linda GeIn Features

Up and Comers Presents: Our Top 10 Movies of 2015

We counted down our Top 10 TV Shows of 2015, and now it’s time to count down the movies that moved us, made us laugh and cry and think this year. Sci-fi seemed like a big theme this year. There was a new “Star Wars” movie, and it’s not the only long-awaited sequel to make the list. Movies that came out of Sundance had staying power, and the partnership of Jennifer Lawrence and David O. Russell continued to pay dividends. Check out our final Top 10 below, and let usRead More
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“Mad Max: Fury Road” was undoubtedly one of the big winners of this year’s Comic-Con, with a nearly 5 minute reel of footage that impressed the 6,500 people inside Hall H. Now, luckily, a slightly condensed version has been made available online in the first trailer for the George Miller reboot of the classic dystopian franchise. Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult and more star. “Mad Max: Fury Road” comes out on May 15, 2015.Read More
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After impressing Hall H with the first footage at the San Diego Comic Con this morning, Warner Bros have unveiled new posters for George Miller’s “Mad Max: Fury Road.” The film stars Tom Hardy as Max Rockatansky, the road warrior who is still reeling from the loss of his wife and child when he meets Imperator Furiosa (Charlize Theron), a woman of similar disposition who wants nothing more than to survive the trek across the desert to reach her homeland. Nicholas Hoult, Zoe Kravitz, Riley Keough and others star inRead More
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The acclaimed “Mad Max” series is adding a fourth film to its archive with “Mad Max: Fury Road.” The original “Mad Max” created by George Miller premiered in 1979 to an audience that eagerly devoured the apocalyptic action thriller. Even after all this time, Miller is again helming the film, but now with Tom Hardy taking over Mel Gibson’s career-making role as Max Rockatansky. It will also star “X-Men’s” Nicholas Hoult as Nux, presumably one of the people fleeing with Max across the Wasteland. Set in a post-apocalyptic world of violence andRead More
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Nicholas Hoult has done a good job of establishing himself as a fully fledged movie-star since appearing in “About a Boy” alongside Hugh Grant. Since then, he’s done TV (“Skins”), fairytale (“Jack the Giant Slayer”) and comic book adaptation (“X-Men: First Class”). Not bad, eh? And now it seems like he’s going to add war movie to that list. The film in question is “Sand Castle,” according to THR, a true life account of the Iraq war written by Chris Roessner. The story follows his two years in the army,Read More
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Tom Hardy is in early talks to replace Joel Edgerton as Johnny Depp‘s co-star in Scott Cooper‘s true-life drama “Black Mass,” according to a report by Deadline. “Black Mass” is set to chronicle the rise and eventual fall of James “Whitey” Bulger (Depp), a South Boston mob boss and ex-Alcatraz prisoner whose infamous crimes date all the way back to the 1950s. Hardy is looking to play John Connolly, Whitey’s childhood friend who went on to become an FBI agent and whose life would forever be connected to Whitey’s crimes.Read More
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A quartet of up and comers have joined Dakota Fanning in the English language debut of Mexican director Gerardo Naranjo, according to THR. “Shameless” star Jeremy Allen White, Zoe Kravitz, Caleb Landry Jones and “Harry Potter”‘s Frank Dillane have rounded out the punk rock coming of age story. In the untitled film, Fanning will play Viena, “a roadie who’s on a journey of self-discovery and survival as part of a punk band’s convoy, traveling through America circa the 1980s.” Filming begins later this month in Nevada. White plays genius butRead More
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Australian model-turned-actress Courtney Eaton, 17, has landed the leading female role in Alex Proyas‘ fantasy film “Gods of Egypt,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. Eaton joins previously announced cast members Brenton Thwaites, Gerard Butler, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and Geoffrey Rush in the forthcoming mythological epic about ancient Egypt’s duelling gods. After Set (Butler), the god of the desert, kills his brother Osiris, his nephew Horus (Coster-Waldau) seeks out to avenge his father. But after Horus’ attempt fails, a young human thief (Thwaites) is summoned with the mission of bringing down SetRead More
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The hunky Brit Tom Hardy has officially signed on to play Sir Elton John in biopic “Rocketman.” According to The Wrap, it’s been quite the search to find their leading man to play the iconic pianist, but Hardy was the clear fit. The film is described as a “larger-than-life movie musical spectacle” which follows John’s journey from young piano prodigy to the iconic pianist of his era. The film will feature some of the musician’s hits re-recorded to fit the emotional points of the film. Michael Gracey is set toRead More
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Tom Hardy is looking extra ruggedly handsome in this first look of the new film “Mad Max: Fury Road”, uncovered today by AICN.  The film has been highly anticipated for some time now, but looks like we’ll have to wait a bit longer! The Playlist reports the film will be delayed yet again as they head back to do reshoots. Production had originally taken place in July-November of last year, but now they’ve called back the main cast back for a 3 week shoot in Sydney which they will begin inRead More