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isldposter Dialogue: The Coen Brothers Explain the Inspiration Behind Inside Llewyn DavisFor two guys whose films are often cryptic, impenetrable or even flat-out bizarre, Joel and Ethan Coen present the work they do to make them in a remarkably mundane way. Cozied up in a hotel room in Beverly Hills to talk about their latest project, Inside Llewyn Davis, they never hold back in explaining how they came up with their ideas for the 1960s-set character study… Continue reading Dialogue: The Coen Brothers Explain the Inspiration Behind 'Inside Llewyn Davis'

180431233 Hugh Jackmans Wolverine Diet: Viola Davis Gave It a Go While Filming PrisonersMark Davis/Getty Images

Viola Davis doesn’t play an adamantium-clawed mutant in the upcoming crime thriller “Prisoners,” but she apparently decided to give co-star Hugh Jackman’s “X-Men” diet a whirl during filming.

Yesterday, while at the L.A. premiere of their dark movie, which also stars Jake… Continue reading Hugh Jackman's Wolverine Diet: Viola Davis Gave It a Go While Filming 'Prisoners'

Wendy Davis Wendy Davis’ filibuster in Texas senate draws celebrity support, criticism of networks

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Wendy Davis, a Democrat in the Texas state Senate, attempted to block a vote on SB 5 — a strict anti-abortion bill — with a 13-hour filibuster on the Senate floor.

According to the Associated Press, initially Republican lawmakers declared the bill passed, but later admitted that they did not get it signed in time.

Deadline reports that no network… Continue reading Wendy Davis’ filibuster in Texas senate draws celebrity support, criticism of networks

Willow

Though Willow was one of director Ron Howard’s few box-office disappointments, it definitely deserves a second look. At once … Read More

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In 1988, George Lucas attempted to do for fantasy what “Star Wars” did for sci-fi with the blockbuster adventure film “Willow.” With Ron Howard on-board as director, “Willow” told the tale of a diminutive sorcerer-in-training (the titular Willow Ulfgood) that must protect an… Continue reading Warwick Davis, 'Willow' Star, on the 25th Anniversary, Sequel Plans, and George Lucas (EXCLUSIVE)

Inside%20Llewyn%20Davis%20(220%20x%20330) Inside Llewyn Davis Trailer: The Coen Bros. Return with Peace, Love and Plenty of Folk MusicCoen Bros. fans rejoice – we’ve got the first official trailer for the duo’s newest feature, Inside Llewyn Davis, and we think you’re gonna dig it.

The dynamic directing duo (who’ve given us countless classics like Fargo, The Big Lebowski, and No Country for Old Men) are back with this quasi-biographical take on the life of ‘60s folk musician Dave van Ronk –… Continue reading 'Inside Llewyn Davis' Trailer: The Coen Bros. Return with Peace, Love and Plenty of Folk Music