Comedy Movies Newswire (Page 11)

Comedy Movies Newswire (Page 11)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Comedy Movies. (Page 11)

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  1. If Ben Affleck thinks playing gay is hard, "try getting raped in a scene"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Queerty

    Westworld actress Evan Rachel Wood is mightily unimpressed by Ben Affleck's recently revealed claim that kissing a man was his "greatest acting challenge." Wood, who's been openly bisexual since 2011, suggested the Gone Girl star should "try getting raped in a scene," tweeting, "Grow up, Ben."

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  2. Melissa Joan Hart was in Wales last summer making The Watcher in the Woods with Angelica HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNetwork

    We all remember Melissa Joan Hart aka Sabrina the Teenage Witch aka '90s TV legend, holidaying in Wales last summer, right? Well she was, and she wasn't actually holidaying the entire time she was here, she was remaking possibly THE SPOOKIEST Disney movie of all time. If you watch the trailer above, you'll see that Hart's remake of The Watcher in the Woods for the Lifetime channel, is just as creepy.

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  3. 7 movies that show British stiff upper lipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    Much of our perceptions of the British - quietly determined, maintaining their stiff upper lips, keeping calm and carrying on - are products of the movies, particularly ones made during and about World War II. With Christopher Nolan's "Dunkirk" - a dramatization of the legendary retreat of British forces, and the civilian sailors who crossed the Channel to save them - opening Friday, it's worth a look at seven movies that exemplify that British ideal.

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  4. Smith Apologizes for Sharing 'Gay Kiss' Story About AffleckRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Bay Area

    Director Kevin Smith is apologizing after he was slammed for sharing a story about Ben Affleck's "challenge" of kissing another man in the 1997 film "Chasing Amy" at an LGBT film festival last week. In the anecdote told at the Los Angeles' Outfits LGBT Film Festival, Smith shared that Affleck said kissing another man is "the greatest acting challenge an actor can ever face," and that the kiss made him a "serious actor." 3 comments

  5. Harvey Atkin dead: 'Meatballs,' 'Cagney & Lacey,' 'Law & Order' actor was 74Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Post-Standard

    Atkin may be best known for playing the mustachioed summer camp director Morty in "Meatballs" opposite Bill Murray. In the 1979 Ivan Reitman comedy, he was frequently pranked by having his bed moved, including waking up on a raft in the middle of a lake.

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  6. South Pacific at The New Castle PlayhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Butler Eagle

    Rodger's and Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC Music by RICHARD RODGERS Lyrics by OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II Book by OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II and JOSHUA LOGAN Adapted from the Pulitzer Prize Winning Novel " Tales of the South Pacific " by James A. Michener Directed by Michael Cavalier Produced by Philip L. Clark, Jr., Esq. SYNOPSIS: Set in an island paradise during World War II, two parallel love stories are threatened by the dangers of prejudice and war.

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  7. Kevin Smith Apologizes to Ben Affleck for Gay Kiss Story: 'I Feel Terrible' - WATCHRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Towleroad

    Director Kevin Smith went on Facebook Live last night to apologize to Ben Affleck for a story he told at Outfest over the weekend which was picked up by media and distorted. The story was about Smith's direction of Affleck in Chasing Amy when Affleck was 23 and Affleck kissed a guy in the film and told Smith that it was According to Smith's story, a naive Affleck said at the time, 'A man kissing another man is the greatest acting challenge an actor can ever face.'

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  8. Opening Credits: "The Dark Crystal," "Dunkirk," "The Exception,"...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athens Banner-Herald

    "The Dark Crystal": Unmatched in sheer scope and ambition, Jim Henson's 1982 masterpiece of fantasy and puppetry presented a new world of creatures and was achieved without the use of computer-generated imagery. Co-directed by Muppet performer Frank Oz and based on the art of Brian Froud.

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  9. Steven Soderbergh Shot a New Secret Movie with an iPhone and Claire FoyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Collider

    Steven Soderbergh is undoubtedly one of the most exciting American filmmakers who's ever lived, and it looks as though he's pulled another "Soderbergh." The Ocean's Eleven director is known for taking big swings on experimental types of moviemaking, and as we prepare ourselves for his great-looking new comedy Logan Lucky -his first film since his self-imposed retirement after 2013's Behind the Candelabra -word comes that we actually have yet another Soderbergh film to look forward to.

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  10. John Leguizamo Speaks And NYC Theaters Band Together In 'Immigrant Arts Coalition'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deadline

    In an often funny, moving and profanity-laced keynote address this week, actor, playwright and memoirist John Leguizamo denounced the entertainment industry's ghetto attitude toward Latino history, people and artists. 'The Latin people I grew up with are funny, complicated, intellectual.

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  11. HBO Actress Fangirls Over Meeting Obama: 'I Collapsed'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsBusters.org

    On Good Morning America Wednesday, anchor Robin Roberts joined one actress in gushing over meeting former President Obama. Actress Issa Rae, who stars in HBO's Insecure , shared with Roberts how, as a newcomer to Hollywood, she still gets starstruck when meeting famous people.

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  12. 'Blow-Up' at Film Forum: Those Pre-Instagram FiltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New York Times

    "Blow-Up," Michelangelo Antonioni's first English-language film, caused a sensation when it opened in 1966 , and for good cause. The ambiguous mystery, of a fashion photographer who may have caught a murder on film during a shoot in a park, captures the mod vitality of Swinging London - including an iconic photo session with the supermodel Veruschka - but uses it as background for a meditation on death and reality.

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  13. Photo Flash: In The Wings Productions' Anything Goes Opens this FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    In The Wings Productions, under the leadership of Artistic Director Tanya Glassman and Executive Producer Adam Glassman, sets sail with Cole Porter 's musical comedy Anything Goes, with performances from July 21 - 30 at the historic Snug Harbor Music Hall. Check out photos from the show below! Directed and music directed by Michael J. Pinto, Anything Goes features choreography by Tanya Glassman.

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  14. Holly Twyford to Star in Signature Theatre's a Little Night Music; Full Cast AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Signature Theatre is proud to announce the full cast and creative team for A Little Night Music directed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer . Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler 's Tony Award-winning musical, set in 1900 Sweden, revolves around a tangled web of love affairs.

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  15. That Night the Lights Went OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Common Dreams

    Police officers and passersby in front of a damaged Brooklyn store front, looted in the wake of the New York City blackout, July 14, 1977. It was July 13, 1977, a hot, muggy night here in Manhattan.

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  16. See it: British Airways packs its new safety video with starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    It's been a summer of air-travel turbulence, what with a passenger dragged off of a United jet, Ann Coulter carping about her Delta seat and, on Wednesday, a family claiming JetBlue booted them after their baby kicked a seat. But British Airways has become the latest carrier to put some very bearable lightness back into flying with a new safety video, released on Tuesday, packed tighter with celebrities than an overhead compartment on a sold-out flight.

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  17. Jada Pinkett Smith praises Will Smith's 'perfect' Genie casting in 'Aladdin'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Jada Pinkett Smith praises Will Smith's 'perfect' Genie casting in 'Aladdin' The 'Girls Trip' star stopped by 'The Tonight Show' Tuesday and gave her thoughts on the casting. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2uIvnqC While the casting for Guy Ritchie's live-action Aladdin has some wishing for a magic lamp, the casting of Genie sits well with Jada Pinkett Smith .

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  18. The Shape of Water Trailer: Guillermo del Toro's Latest Coming in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ComingSoon.net

    Fox Searchlight Pictures has released the first trailer for The Shape of Water , the latest creature feature from Academy Award-nominated director Guillermo del Toro . Check out the Shape of Water trailer below! The film stars Academy Award nominee Sally Hawkins , Academy Award nominee Michael Shannon , Academy Award nominee Richard Jenkins , Doug Jones , Golden Globe nominee Michael Stuhlbarg , and Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer .

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  19. Decades-old quip by Ben Affleck causing him some trouble todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    Following a screening at Outfest last weekend of his 1997 film, "Chasing Amy," director Kevin Smith talked about the on-screen kiss between Affleck and Jason Lee . Smith recalled that Affleck said "a man kissing another man is the greatest acting challenge an actor can ever face," and when the scene was over, he declared: "Now, I'm a serious actor."

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  20. tix on sale: Tallest Man on Earth, Josh Ritter, Blackalicious, Hot Tuna, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brooklynvegan

    Tickets for all dates on the Ministry and Death Grips tour - including the NYC shows at Brooklyn Steel and Terminal 5 - go on BrooklynVegan presale at 10 AM local time. Password HERE .

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