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Posted On April 26, 2016By Alamin YohannesIn Casting

Daisy Ridley In Talks to Star in ‘The Lost Wife’

The Post-“Star Wars” life has been good to one young actress! An upcoming Holocaust drama may have found its star. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Daisy Ridley is in talks for the lead role in “The Lost Wife.”  Based on Alyson Richman’s novel, “The Lost Wife” tells a love story that endures time and distance. Lenka, an art student, falls for her best friend’s brother Josef, but their romance is cut short when the Nazis invade Prague. After decades apart, the two reconnect and have to discover whether their loveRead More
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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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Posted On December 16, 2015By Linda GeIn Featured, Reviews

REVIEW: ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

It’s been fifteen years since the last “Star Wars” movie and, let’s face it, more like thirty-two since the last really good one, but “The Force Awakens” more than makes up for lost time. The JJ Abrams-directed film is a “Star Wars” movie through and through, with all the adventure, fun, good vs. evil archetypes, adorable droids and characters to relaunch the franchise successfully for an all new generation. Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill are all back, mostly for the nostalgia factor for longtime fans, but it’s reallyRead More
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John Boyega’s Finn takes center stage in a new 30 second spot previewing “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” The new footage shows off Finn’s journey from storm trooper to hero, which include stops at partnering up with Harrison Ford’s Han Solo, escaping certain danger alongside Daisy Ridley’s Rey and of course, wielding a lightsaber – one that looks suspiciously like the one Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) used in the original trilogy. The new “Star Wars” still remains mostly mysterious, but all will be revealed on December 18, 2015.Read More
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The latest trailer for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” has been released, featuring tons of new footage of Daisy Ridely, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac and more. Watch it below. “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” opens in theaters on December 18, 2015.Read More
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The first footage from a new “Star Wars” movie is here. Is this real life?! The first 88 seconds from “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” introduces us to John Boyega as a storm trooper, Daisy Ridley driving some sort of large vehicle through the desert, and Oscar Isaac as an X-Wing pilot. These are the first character details we’ve gotten on any of the actors who were cast earlier this year, though of course the whole thing remains pretty mysterious. There’s also a shot of a mysterious new villain withRead More