ANNIE, the story of everyone’s favorite plucky, red-haired orphan, finally makes the leap from Broadway to Blu-ray™! One day Annie (Aileen Quinn) is chosen to stay for a week with the famous billionaire “Daddy” Warbucks (Albert Finney). One week turns into many, and the only person standing in the way of Annie’s fun is Miss Hannigan, the tyrannical ruler of the orphanage (played to… Continue reading Annie [Blu-ray]
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As beloved and iconic as it is, let’s face the facts: the original film of Annie is looking a little crusty these days. Sure, it has its charms and it’s going to exist as long as someone pays to keep it in print, but it feels more like a curiosity. It’s no longer vital. So it’s easy to understand why the new version… Continue reading Movie Musicals That Deserve a Fancy New Reboot Like 'Annie'
One of the most memorable parts of Annie is when she gets to go to the movies and experience watching an exciting story unfold right in front of her on the big screen. In the 1982 version of Annie — which is set in the early thirties — Annie goes to the theater to watch the classic Camille, starring Greta Garbo and Robert Taylor. In… Continue reading Watch: 'Lego Movie' Directors Have a Crazy Secret Movie Hidden Inside 'Annie'
The sun has finally come out and spread itself all over this delightful little debut trailer for Annie, based on the musical (and 1982 movie) you fell in love with mere seconds upon exiting your mother’s womb. That’s about as long as it took for us to get all swept up in the story of an orphan who’s whisked away to live with a billionaire, and… Continue reading 'Annie' Trailer: Quvenzhané Wallis Makes Her Adorable Return to the Big Screen
No one said a relationship between two spies would be easy. On tonight’s Covert Affairs (USA, 9 p.m. ET), Annie (Piper Perabo) has a serious discussion with Auggie (Chris Gorham) about how she wants theirs to work. Watch the exclusive clip below, which also hints at a secret Auggie’s been keeping.