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  1. San Franciso band Slim Jenkins headed to AztecRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... sound, look and style quickly conjure up images of the classic 1996 comedy "Swingers" starring Vince Vaughn and Jon Favreau. But Oliver said the film did not serve as any kind of influence for him, explaining he saw it for the first time only three ...


  2. Vince Vaughn to star alongside Andrew Garfield in Mel Gibson's 'Hacksaw Ridge'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... in mind, though, it's directed by his friend Peter Billingsley ( Couples Retreat ) and it also stars his friend Jon Favreau. But at least it keeps him from making more films like Unfinished Business .


  3. Vince Vaughn goes shirtless at the beach with his wife Kyla and two kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Daily Mail

    ... r (Hailee Steinfeld) as various hitmen are out to kill him. Vaughn is joined in the film by his Swingers co-star Jon Favreau, Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson, among others.


  4. Film review: Paul Rudd, spectacle make Ant-Man worth price of admissionRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 26 | The Daily Illini

    Including Ant-Man, there have been about a dozen movies taking place within the same Marvel Universe since Iron Man, directed by Jon Favreau, back in 2008. With the overall story surrounding all the characters and the visual style of each film being essentially the same, it's not overstepping bounds for people to consider all of these films as sequels, based on characters that have, for the most part, already been recreated in cinematic form from comic-book form in the past.


  5. Movie Review: Ant-ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | SooToday

    ... screamed out they were the folks that could give birth to the most profitable film franchise ever. Directed by Jon Favreau, a guy whose primary mainstream presence was being the dude that directed Elf . Starring Robert Downey, Jr., a guy whose ...


  6. DaredevilRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | BellaOnline

    ... over her back. 'Daredevil' (2003) stars Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner, Colin Farrell, Michael Clarke Duncan, Jon Favreau, Ellen Pompeo and Erick Avari. It runs 103 minutes and is rated PG-13 for action/violence and some sensuality. Get your copy of ...


  7. Santiago Segura Goes '47 Meters Down', Russell Peters and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Deadline

    ... in the stoner buddy comedy Ripped . Peters has been most recently seen in NBC's Last Comic Standing, and the Jon Favreau-directed comedy Chef , as well as his recent Almost Famous world tour. Love has been seen in Zookeeper , Couples Retreat , and ...


  8. Mourning the Ava DuVernay Black Panther Movie That Wouldn't Ever Have Been MadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | Film School Rejects

    ... 2 , they gave Joss Whedon hell on Age of Ultron even after he helped them bust the box office with Avengers , Jon Favreau didn't want to do Iron Man 3 because there was no clear vision, Alan Taylor echoed the sentiment that Marvel is " making it up ...


  9. What'sonTVFriRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... every so often. The challenge of synthesising the two sides of Stark is one that was met beautifully by director Jon Favreau, who to be honest was as unusual a selection as Downey Jr himself: it's possible his experience on Friends , playing an ...


  10. James Gunn Freaking Loves 'Ant-Man': "My Favorite Marvel Film Since 'Iron Man'"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | /film

    ... Daredevil . Read the James Gunn Ant-Man review after the jump. Ant-Man may just be my favorite Marvel film since Jon Favreau's Iron Man (well, maybe excluding one film to which I'm partial). Honestly, the movie is a complete blast! I was so happy ...


  11. Beyond "The Overnight": 8 more great movies about swingersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Salon

    ... they want in their relationships. Here is a rundown of eight worthwhile films about foursomes. (And, no, that Jon Favreau-Vince Vaughn film, "Swingers," is not included). "Bob and Carol and Ted and Alice." This 1969 classic is the quintessential ...


  12. Star Wars News RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | TG Daily

    ... Josh Trank (Chronicle) was originally on board, but he recently left the project, and rumor has it that Jon Favreau (Swingers), and Matthew Vaughn (X-Men First Class) have also been considered to direct as well. When Star Wars first came out, it ...


  13. Vince Vaughn wanted to 'kill' rom-com personaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 |

    ... true. I started doing what I would call assembly line comedies where there wasn't a filmmaker or someone like Jon Favreau whom I could bounce off." He added: "I'm not blaming anyone else but myself here. The machine can make you idle. You read a ...


  14. Vince Vaughn got 'sucked into' rom-comsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 |

    ... true. I started doing what I would call assembly line comedies where there wasn't a filmmaker or someone like Jon Favreau whom I could bounce off.'' He added to Britain's GQ magazine: ''I'm not blaming anyone else but myself here. The machine can ...


  15. TEN's TV Picks for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 |

    ... comedy of the last 20 years. Long before he joined the blockbuster director set with Iron Man and Iron Man 2 , Jon Favreau wrote and starred in this hilarious look at a struggling single actor and his pals in LA. Favreau was in good company: The ...


  16. Swingers, Multiplicity, Total Recall: films on TV todayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Radio Times

    There's a grotesque TV ad in which a man in shirt and tie flaunts his Beyonc-like behind and is described as "so Money Supermarket". This tagline improbably originated in this cult low-budget American comedy of male manners written by Jon Favreau.


  17. Why ask an expert?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | O-R Online

    ... the rules, I enforce them. There's an uncomfortable and funny moment in the movie “Swingers” when Jon Favreau calls a girl right after he meets her. Then, he calls her back, apologizing for the first phone call. Then, he calls back ...


  18. In Defense of Ben Affleck's DaredevilRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... and Stilt Man into the mix. Matt's origin story. Michael Clarke Duncan as Kingpin. Colin Farell as Bullseye. Jon Favreau as Foggy. Joe Pantoliano as Ben Urich . Ellen Pompeo in a blink-and-you'll-miss-it appearance as Karen Page. Even Kevin Smith ...


  19. Marvel Avenged: From financial ruin to the biggest film franchise in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Newsday

    ... played by "troubled" Robert Downey Jr in his first ever blockbuster lead role, directed by indie filmmaker Jon Favreau, it was far from a guaranteed hit. But it delighted fans and critics alike, thanks in large part to Downey Jr's irreverent, ...


  20. CinemaCon: Dolby Readies Dolby Vision, Installed at Hollywood's El Capitan TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... we have shown this to are thinking about it for their next feature." Disney has also announced that its Jon Favreau -directed The Jungle Book is scheduled to get a Dolby Cinema release when it opens in 2016. Whispers and speculation about additional ...