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gerard butler getty Early Edition: Gerard Butler, Quantum Hoops, and Hunger Games Sequel (Already?)Like Russell Crow, Gerard Butler’s choice of recent films has not set Hollywood afire — ‘Law Abiding Citizen,’ ‘The Bounty Hunter’ and ‘The Ugly Truth,’ each moderate successes, has done little to kick the Scot further up the serious leading man ladder. That may change with ‘Machine Gun Preacher,’ in which Butler stars as Sam Childers, a former drug-dealing biker tough guy who found God and… Continue reading Early Edition: Gerard Butler, 'Quantum Hoops,' and 'Hunger Games' Sequel (Already?)

EXCL: Elizabeth Banks Talks The Hunger Games



August 7, 2011

elizabeth banks hunger EXCL: Elizabeth Banks Talks The Hunger GamesCurrently in production on Gary Ross’ adaptation of the bestselling Suzanne Collins novel, The Hunger Games, Elizabeth Banks spoke with ComingSoon.net at the junket for her upcoming dramatic comedy, Our Idiot Brother, speaking briefly about her turn as Effie Trinket.

“We’re almost done,” she says of the shoot which started in North Carolina this past May, “We’ve got

gyi0062712398 Steven Soderbergh Directing Second Unit on The Hunger GamesWell, here’s a move we never thought we’d see from Steven Soderbergh. He’s directing second unit on ‘The Hunger Games.’

Young adult fantasy novels and the director of ‘Traffic’ and the upcoming ‘Contagion’ don’t seem like an obvious mix, but turns out Soderbergh is good friends with ‘Hunger Games’ director Gary Ross.

The Oscar winner’s presence wasn’t a secret for long: “Soderbergh in the house this weekend!!! very… Continue reading Steven Soderbergh Directing Second Unit on 'The Hunger Games'

Steven Soderbergh Plays The Hunger Games

August 4, 2011

hunger poster Steven Soderbergh Plays The Hunger GamesIn quite a surprising move, Steven Soderbergh has joined the currently-shooting The Hunger Games as a second unit director. The news comes via The Playlist, who spotted the following Tweet from the film’s electrician, Chrys Blackstone:

“Holy s–t!” he writes, “Just found out that Steven Soderbergh is coming to the #hungergames to direct 2nd Unit. I am so excited this is getting

jedgardicaprio Quick Hits: Gravity, J. Edgar Release Dates, Short Circuit Remake, Star Trek 2, Hunger Games  and More– We have some new release dates for ya (and they all look to be potential awards contenders):

Alfonso Cuaron’s solo space thriller starring Sandra Bullock, Gravity, will hit on November 21st, 2012.

Clint Eastwood’s J. Edgar (pictured), starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Armie Hammer, will arrive in theaters on November 9th, 2011.

The adaptation of Extremely Loud and Incredible Close, starring Sandra Bullock and Tom Hanks… Continue reading Quick Hits: 'Gravity,' 'J. Edgar' Release Dates, 'Short Circuit' Remake, 'Star Trek 2,' 'Hunger Games'  and More