At The Movies
In a happy suburban neighborhood surrounded by white
picket fences with flowering rose bushes, sits a black
house with a dead lawn. Unbeknownst to the neighbors,
hidden beneath this home is a vast secret hideout.
Surrounded by a small army of minions, we discover Gru (Steve
Carell) planning the biggest heist in the history
of the world. He is going to steal the moon, yes, the
moon. Gru delights in all things wicked. Armed with his
arsenal of shrink rays, freeze rays, and battle-ready
vehicles for land and air, he vanquishes all who stand
in his way. Until the day he encounters the immense will
of three little orphaned girls who look at him and see
something that no one else has ever seen: a potential
Dad. The world's greatest villain has just met his
greatest challenge: three little girls named Margo,
Edith and Agnes.
A Single Man
In Los Angeles 1962, at the height of the Cuban missile crisis George Falconer (Colin
Firth), a 52 year old British college professor is struggling to find
meaning to his life after the death of his long time partner, Jim. George dwells
on the past and cannot see his future as we follow him through a single day,
where a series of events and encounters, ultimately lead him to decide if there
is a meaning to life after Jim. George is consoled by his closest friend Charley
(Julianne Moore), a 48 year old beauty who is wrestling with her
own questions about the future. A young student of George's, Kenny, who is
coming to terms with his true nature, stalks George as he feels in him a kindred
spirit. A romantic tale of love interrupted the isolation that is an inherent
part of the human condition and ultimately the importance of the seemingly
smaller moments in life.
Andrew Garfield , 26, has been cast as the new Peter Parker for
the next installment in the Spider-Man movie franchise. Andrew will make
his official screen debut as the legendary superhero on July 3, 2012, when the
film hits theaters in 3-D.
It seems Justin Bieber has become the victim of an internet prank,
after hackers manipulated a poll on The Biebs’ official website.
Justinbiebermusic.com had launched a poll that allowed users to vote for where
the pop star should tour next, when notorious internet hackers by the name of
4chan rigged the poll to include communist North Korea.
Lady Gaga’s bug eyed look from her Bad Romance music
video has sparked a contact lens trend that is worrying some eye specialists. In
the video, Gaga’s eyes make her look like a doe eyed anime heroine. Now her
North American fans are importing special contact lenses called circle lenses
Lindsay Lohan has been found guilty of being in violation of her
probation. Lohan was accused of missing several of her alcohol education classes
over the term of her probation which could have resulted in Lohan having to
serve jail time. The judge sentenced Lindsay to a total of 90 days in jail as
well as an in-patient rehab program. Lohan is expected to surrender herself in
two weeks on July 20th.
The X Factor is set to launch its U.S. version in the fall of 2011 and
Nicole Scherzinger has the inside track on a spot on the judges'
panel. Scherzinger will fill in for the pregnant Dannii Minogue on
the British talent show when an audition episode tapes next week and an insider
tells Radar that if she does well, it will give her a leg up on the U.S. version
when the panel is being put together.
Drake has cancelled his plans to tour Europe this summer to help assist
his ailing mother as she recovers from surgery.
Cinemas have been forced to pull the scary new trailer for Paranormal
Activity 2 from screenings of Eclipse. Executives at cinema chain
Cinemark received complaints from viewers in Texas that the trailer for the
upcoming sequel was “too scary.”
In unlikely pairing news, Avatar director James Cameron and the
Black Eyed Peas are teaming up to do a movie based on the band’s
international tours. And surprise of surprises, it will be in 3-D. Will.i.am
says, “The Peas are filming it in South America…There will be a storyline that
[Cameron] came up with, which will be dope; It’s a full length film and it’s
based around our tour activities.”
A male porn star has reportedly landed a guest role in Entourage.
Tommy Gunn will appear in one episode of the HBO drama. The news of
his casting comes after adult film star Sasha Grey joined the cast
of the show. Gunn is expected to play Grey's ex-boyfriend, who meets her and
Vince (Adrian Grenier) at a photo shoot.
T.I. and Dr. Dre will launch their own signature brands of liquor.
It’s been announced that T.I. is working with Remy Martin to
develop his own blend of VSOP cognac. Dr. Dre has also got his own brand
of booze in the works. He’s said to be working with Aftermath Cognac
to create a a signature cognac as well as a sparkling vodka.
In the article accompanying her (creepy head detached from body) front page
spread on the August edition of Cosmo Magazine, Britney
Spears said that she would not let her two boys get into showbiz. “If my
sons told me they wanted to be in the entertainment business, I’d lock them in
their rooms until they turned 30.”
Plans for James Bond 23 have officially self destructed. The film, which
would have starred Daniel Craig and been directed by Sam Mendes,
has been canned by MGM because of the studio’s financial difficulties.
Mark Ronson has confirmed that he and Amy Winehouse
have recorded a cover of the 1963 Lesley Gore hit It’s My Party.
The song will be a part of a tribute album for record producer Quincy
Jones, who had his first number one track as a producer with the song.
YouTube has recruited Ridley Scott and Kevin
Macdonald to help them make the first ever user created feature documentary
shot on just one day.
Titanic 3D will be released in April 2012, according to director James
Cameron and Fox Studios, to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the
ship's voyage. That gives Cameron a little under 2 years to show us all how a
proper 3-D conversion is done.
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