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6 hrs ago | JAM! Showbiz

'Hemlock Grove's' Famke Janssen says show gives her nightmares

The supernatural soap opera, executive produced by horror auteur Eli Roth , recently returned to Netflix for a second season, bringing along all the requisite gross-out moments and gallons of fake blood.

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9 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

Comfortable with playing the villain, Famke Janssen says 'It's about the monster within'

Actress Famke Janssen arrives at the premiere of the film "Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters" at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California January 24, 2013.

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20 hrs ago | Arab Times

'Lucy' thriller with philosophical message

LOS ANGELES, July 24, : Days before the release of what could be the biggest hit of his career, Luc Besson is predicting the end of the human race.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Los Angeles Times

'Lucy' is an action-packed waste of brain power

Something like the offspring of a shotgun marriage between Carl Sagan and Quentin Tarantino, the Scarlett Johansson-starring "Lucy" is part philosophical/scientific treatise, part action movie, a film that goes from mayhem to boredom in a heartbeat.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Independent.ie

From Schindler's List to rich list - Neeson joins top-earning stars with a 27m a year

Liam Neeson has secured his place among the highest paid actors in the world, jostling for position with Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson and Leonardo DiCaprio The huge success of the 'Taken' films and 'Lego' movie last year has propelled Neeson to number six in the Forbes acting rich list.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Digital Pro Sound

DPA Gets Up Close And Personal With Scarlett Johansson

DPA microphones turn up in some unusual places, but inside Scarlett Johansson's t-shirt has to be one of the brand's more exotic locations.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

IGN

Kim Kardashian to Guest on Final FOX American Dad

Liam Neeson, Willem Dafoe, Kim K, and more headline the new guest star roster for FOX's animated comedies.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Cinema Blend News

No One Can Escape Death In Ouija Trailer

Ouija boards. To some they are a fond but frightening memory from childhood sleepovers.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

NME

Martin Scorsese to follow 'The Wolf Of Wall Street' with 'Silence'

Hollywood Reporter have revealed that Paramount are in talks with Martin Scorsese to release his next film Silence at the end of 2015 in a bid for further Oscars glory.

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MetaFilter

what if a 40-something secretary was secretly James Bond all along?

Ed Brubaker on Velvet : "I loved the idea of flipping the typical male-oriented spy story, and doing one about a woman who was also a mature, middle-aged woman."

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Film Threat

Third Person

Directed by Paul Haggis Written by Paul Haggis Produced by Paul Haggis Starring Liam Neeson, Olivia Wilde, James Franco, Mila Kunis and Adrien Brody Sony Pictures Classics Watching Paul Haggis fail to resurrect the done-to-death hyperlink trope he used with Crash a decade ago, one can't help but think about something else- anything else .

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The Pitch

Life Itself, Third Person and Venus in Fur all remind us why we needed Roger Ebert

Late in Steve James' documentary Life Itself , the director e-mails his subject - dying writer Roger Ebert - to ask why he chose that two-word phrase as the title of his autobiography.

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OhNoTheyDidnt

A Very Pregnant Scarlett Johansson Strolls Around NYC + New Clips From Upcoming Film 'Lucy'

She has yet to confirm the news herself, but there was no denying that Scarlett Johansson is expecting after she was spotted running errands.

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Examiner.com

Action Alphabet: 'Taken'

Every movie ever made can be separated into one of two categories: those that are meant to be enjoyed and those that are meant to be revered - the former are usually the moneymakers while the latter are usually the award winners.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Dallas Observer

100 Dallas Creatives: No. 83 Movie Nerd James Wallace

Mixmaster presents "100 Creatives," in which we feature cultural entrepreneurs of Dallas in random order.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

The London Free Press

Paul Haggis and Liam Neeson talk 'Third Person'

Actors Adrien Brody with Liam Neeson and director Paul Haggis on the red carpet for the premiere of The Third Person at the Elgin Winter during the Toronto International Film Festival during the Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto on Monday September 9, 2013.

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Related Topix: The Next Three Days, Third Person, Horror Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller, Celebrities, Liam Neeson, Adrien Brody

Boston Herald

Film review: 'Rage'

When an ex-mobster's daughter is found dead, the repressed return with a vengeance that feels more like a whimper in "Rage," a silly and shopworn Nicolas Cage action vehicle that plays like a poor man's "Taken," "Mystic River" and "A History of Violence" rolled into one.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Orlando Weekly

'Rage' isn't intense enough to succeed

If Nicolas Cage is in on the joke that his career has become, as he told the Guardian last summer, you'd have to ask yourself, is there a point to keeping it up? When the butt of the joke becomes aware, doesn't it stop being funny? It's a thought that may have crossed Cage's mind when he signed on to star in Rage , a revenge film that somewhat ... (more)

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Amarillo.com

DVD/Blu-ray reviews: 'The Lego Movie,' 'Non-Stop,' classics, many more

"The Lego Movie" is now available for rental or purchase on digital download and on DVD, Blu-ray and Blu-ray 3-D.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Boston.com

Third Person' singular? No, plural

There are so many mind games going on in, around, and beneath "Third Person" - even the title has a few tricks up its sleeve - that it may take you a while to realize it's less than it seems.

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Related Topix: Third Person, Horror Movies, Thriller, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Liam Neeson, The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, Drinking Buddies, Movies, Entertainment

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Starring Liam Neeson and Maggie Grace

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