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'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Teaser Trailer Debuts A Week Early Following Leak

October 23rd, 2014 12:45pm EDT
'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Teaser Trailer Debuts A Week Early Fol
Marvel released the first official teaser trailer for "Avengers: Age of Ultron" a week early after footage leaked online on Wednesday.

The teaser, which was scheduled to debut during next week's episode of "Marvel's Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.," is pretty grim, with Earth's latest threat, the villainous robot Ultron (voiced by James Spader) bent on making humanity suffer.

"I'm gonna show you something beautiful," he says in a voiceover. "Everyone screaming... for mercy. You want to protect the world, but you don't want it to change.

"You're all puppets, tangled in strings... strings. (Listen ...
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Reviews: 'Stonehearst Asylum' / 'Hollows Grove'

October 23rd, 2014 11:22am EDT
Reviews: 'Stonehearst Asylum' / 'Hollows Grove'
We’re keeping the fright film reviews going with two new flicks on the horizon – the star studded "Stonehearst Asylum" and found footage flick "Hollows Grove." Check out their scare factor reviewed below!

Title: "Stonehearst Asylum"

Stars: 2

Genre: Drama / Thriller

Cast: Kate Beckinsale, Jim Sturgess, Ben Kingsley

Director: Brad Anderson

Rating: PG-13

Running Time: 112 Minutes

Release Company: Millennium Entertainment

Website: http://www.stonehearstasylum.com/

What the frig happened to the great Brad Anderson? Bursting onto the suspense scene with the highly under...
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Air New Zealand's 'Most Epic Safety Video' Features Hobbit Elijah Wood, Peter Jackson

October 23rd, 2014 10:35am EDT
Air New Zealand's 'Most Epic Safety Video' Features Hobbit Elija
One way to get airplane passengers to pay attention during a flight attendant's safety speech is to air a video centering on Middle Earth and characters from "The Hobbit."

Air New Zealand really wants its customers to be safe when flying, and they also have a sense of humor. The company, which bills itself as the official airline of Middle-Earth, just released "The Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made."

The four-minute video begins with two "Hobbit" superfans who get on an airplane and discover Elijah Wood, who plays Frodo in the blockbuster films, sitting across the aisle. The fans are then...
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Shailene Woodley Loves Her Disturbing Sex Scene In 'White Bird In A Blizzard'

October 22nd, 2014 10:15pm EDT
Shailene Woodley
Shailene Woodley has opened up about her racy sex scenes in new film "White Bird in a Blizzard," saying that not only was she comfortable taking it all off for a nude scene in the movie, but saying that an intimate scene with co-star Thomas Jane, who is 23 years her senior, is both "sexy" and "disturbing" at the same time.

Woodley, 22, plays a 17-year-old in the film and when her character's mother disappears her life is thrown into chaos. She also happens to be discovering her sexuality at the time.

"When you're a teenager you're exploring all different parts of yourself for the first ti...
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Screamfest LA 2014 – ‘Final Film Reviews’

October 22nd, 2014 12:40pm EDT
Screamfest LA 2014 – ‘Final Film Reviews’
It’s almost dying time horror hounds! That’s right the “14th Annual Screamfest 2014” taking place in Los Angeles Oct. 14 through Oct. 23 at the TLC Chinese 6 Theaters (for more info go to www.screamfestla.com) is coming to a close soon and we’re throwing some final reviews of feature films at you fast and furious like a knife to the head. Check out the good, bad and bloody reviewed below!

NEW FILMS

Refuge: Another case where Director Andrew Robinson would be perfect to helm an emotional episode of "The Walking Dead." Refuge is a mired in a somber mood of every man for himself and s...
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Matthew McConaughey Receives American Cinematheque Award

October 22nd, 2014 12:10pm EDT
Matthew McConaughey Receives American Cinematheque Award
Matthew McConaughey was honored with the American Cinematheque Award last evening at the 28th Annual Gala in Los Angeles, with wife Camilla Alves and children Vida and Levi by his side.

The American Cinematheque Award annually honors "an extraordinary artist in the entertainment industry who is fully engaged in his or her work and is committed to making a significant contribution to the art of the motion pictures."

McConaughey has been on a professional high in the past year, winning an both an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for his work in "Dallas Buyers Club."

Attending the fes...
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Official Trailer For 'Marvel's Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Set To Debut During 'Marvel's Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D'

October 22nd, 2014 11:11am EDT
Official Trailer For 'Marvel's Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Set To D
Marvel Studios announced that the first trailer for "Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron" will debut on next week's episode of "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."

The film's official synopsis promises danger and the ultimate battle as some of Marvel's most iconic heroes go against the evil Ultron.

"When Tony Stark jumpstarts a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, including Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, The Incredible Hulk, Black Widow and Hawkeye, are put to the ultimate test as they battle to save the planet from destruction at the hands of the villain...
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Screamfest LA 2014 - 'Shorts Reviews'

October 22nd, 2014 11:05am EDT
Screamfest LA 2014 - 'Shorts Reviews'
What would a horror fest be without those nasty little cinematic nuggets known as shorts? At the current "14th Annual Screamfest 2014" taking place in Los Angeles Oct. 14 through Oct. 23 at the TLC Chinese 6 Theaters (for more info go to www.screamfestla.com) there has been a barrage of such mini-flicks big and small that have graced the scary silver screen. So we’ve put together some equally tight reviews that delve deep into a whopping three different shorts programs (with six to seven films in each!) that have everything from killer kidney stones to scary neighbors who don’t appreciate...
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Screamfest LA 2014 Review - Vengeance Themed 'Julia' Like Nothing You've Seen

October 21st, 2014 1:20pm EDT
Screamfest LA 2014 Review - Vengeance Themed 'Julia' Like Nothin
Victimized women seeking revenge is a controversial theme that movies have tackled quite badly of late. Either it’s done in a shameful pop culture style (the horribly executed “The Brave One”) or in a standard blood and guts approach (the slasher remake of “I Spit On Your Grave”), but most lack the respect of their subject matter to make any sort of deep impact. In a lot of cases what’s missing is not the originality in the vengeance area itself, but the emotional through line that hangs over a person who has been brutalized to the point of detachment. It is in this dark and less travell...
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Screamfest LA 2014 Interview - Filmmaker Christian Pfeil On Bringing Style To Short 'Evil Twin'

October 21st, 2014 10:20am EDT
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Short films are not unlike an anthology movie – there’s always a balance of some good, some bad. But every once in a while a short passes through that not only makes the audience turn and take notice, but stands tall as a notable calling card for the person who made it. Such is the fate of a recent short I viewed a this year’s "14th Annual Screamfest LA" currently taking place in Los Angeles Oct. 14 through Oct. 23 at the TLC Chinese 6 Theaters (for more info go to www.screamfestla.com) titled ‘Evil Twin’, a action-packed, sci-fi sporting, martial arts infused thrill ride that has enough ...
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